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Bette Midler Writes Kids' Book About Central Park Duck

Bette Midler Writes Kids' Book About Central Park Duck

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 13
Bette Midler is using words and pictures to tell a New York story.

Chris Evans Hopes to Shield Democracy with Politics Website

Chris Evans Hopes to Shield Democracy with Politics Website

NEWS | By Ryan Pearson | Aug 13
Chris Evans became the most politically prickly "Avenger" a few years back with withering tweets about President Donald Trump and his Republican supporters.

Stephenie Meyer Says More 'Twilight' Books are Planned

Stephenie Meyer Says More 'Twilight' Books are Planned

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 13
There is still plenty of life in Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight Saga."

Talk of Harris Successor Sets Off California Guessing Game

Talk of Harris Successor Sets Off California Guessing Game

NEWS | Aug 13
The possible election of U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris as vice president has kicked off widespread speculation in California about who might replace her.

Trump Opposes USPS Funding, Says Mail Voting Hard Without it

Trump Opposes USPS Funding, Says Mail Voting Hard Without it

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann | Aug 13
President Trump said he opposes additional funding for the U.S. Postal Service, acknowledging that his position would starve the agency of money Democrats say it needs to process an anticipated surge in mail-in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic.

Plot Thickens in Accusations Against Out Congressional Candidate Alex Morse — Is He a Victim of a Political Hit?

Plot Thickens in Accusations Against Out Congressional Candidate Alex Morse — Is He a Victim of a Political Hit?

NEWS | Aug 13
A new report suggests that the accusations of "inappropriate sexual relations with college students" against out Congressional candidate Alex Morse may have been a calculated political hit.

Watch: Netflix Drops Trailer for Thriller 'Devil All the Time' Starring Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson

Watch: Netflix Drops Trailer for Thriller 'Devil All the Time' Starring Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 13
Netflix is sharing the trailer for the highly anticipated thriller "The Devil All the Time" starring "Spider-Man" actor Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson, Bill Skarsgård, Riley Keough, Jason Clarke, Sebastian Stan and more.

Ark. Man Accuses Casino of Discrimination Because He Was Wearing a 'Murse'

Ark. Man Accuses Casino of Discrimination Because He Was Wearing a 'Murse'

NEWS | Aug 13
An Arkansas gay man is accusing a local casino of discrimination because he was wearing a "murse."

AMC to Offer 15-Cent Tickets on First Day of Reopening

AMC to Offer 15-Cent Tickets on First Day of Reopening

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Aug 13
AMC Theatres, the nation's largest movie theater chain, will reopen in the U.S. on Aug. 20 with retro ticket prices of 15 cents per movie.

Jane Lynch Remembers 'Glee' Co-star Naya Rivera: 'She Was a Great Advocate'

Jane Lynch Remembers 'Glee' Co-star Naya Rivera: 'She Was a Great Advocate'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 13
Jane Lynch, who played coach Sue Sylvester on Ryan Murphy's 2009 - 2025 musical dramedy "Glee," appeared on "TODAY" to talk with host Jenna Bush Hager about her late co-star, Naya Rivera.


News

Lesbian Chief of Staff Chosen for VP Nominee Kamala Harris

Lesbian Chief of Staff Chosen for VP Nominee Kamala Harris

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 13
Before Joe Biden announced Kamala Harris as his running mate, his campaign had made another impressive choice: Karine Jean-Pierre - an out African-American lesbian - as chief of staff for the VP candidate.



Entertainment

Musical Theater Legend Andrew Lloyd Webber to Take Part in COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

Musical Theater Legend Andrew Lloyd Webber to Take Part in COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 13
The 72-year-old composer announced that he is participating in a COVID-19 vaccine trial being carried out by the University of Oxford in a bid to help defeat the virus and re-open theaters.



Business

New Report Reveals 40% Unemployment in Hospitality and Leisure Sector

New Report Reveals 40% Unemployment in Hospitality and Leisure Sector

TRAVEL | Aug 13
Faced with a fresh round of bleak employment data, the American travel industry is renewing its pleas for leaders in Washington to return to the negotiating table and finalize another coronavirus-related relief package.



Technology

Thai Scientists Catch Bats to Trace Virus Origins

Thai Scientists Catch Bats to Trace Virus Origins

TECHNOLOGY | By Sakhchai Lalit | Aug 13
Researchers in Thailand have been trekking though the countryside to catch bats in their caves in an effort to trace the murky origins of the coronavirus.



Cars

Fiat Chrysler Calls GM's Bribery Allegations 'Preposterous'

Fiat Chrysler Calls GM's Bribery Allegations 'Preposterous'

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 13
Allegations by General Motors that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles bribed union officials are "preposterous" and read like a script from a "third-rate spy movie," FCA lawyers wrote in court documents filed Monday.



Style

Milan Fashion Returns to Runway in September, in Part

Milan Fashion Returns to Runway in September, in Part

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Aug 13
After the coronavirus pushed many fashion houses to make online-only presentations in July, more than half of participating Milan fashion houses are making plans to present in-person previews for Spring-Summer 2021.



Travel

Get Out and Be Out: 9 LGBTQ-Friendly Camping Sites

Get Out and Be Out: 9 LGBTQ-Friendly Camping Sites

TRAVEL | By David Perry | Aug 12
Who says the great outdoors can't be fabulous and fierce? Check out our top picks for glamping, camping and bonding with Mother Nature.



Nightlife

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
Provincetown Carnival attracts somewhere near 80,000 people to the town for the celebrations - something impossible in this year of COVID. The event was scheduled to begin this Friday. Here's a look back at carnival past - part 1 of 2.