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Former Mueller Prosecutor Writing Book on Investigation

Former Mueller Prosecutor Writing Book on Investigation

ENTERTAINMENT | By Hillel Italie | Jul 14
A top prosecutor for special counsel Robert Mueller has a book coming out this fall about the two-year investigation into the alleged ties between Russia and the 2016 campaign of President Donald Trump.

Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

NEWS | Jul 13
This week we're talking about Fire Island, the Mona Lisa, and, um... trouser snake size. What do they have in common? Tune in to find out!

Watch: YouTubers Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda Breakup in Video

Watch: YouTubers Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda Breakup in Video

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
YouTubers and boyfriends Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda shared a video Sunday revealing that they are breaking up after six years together.

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Actor Tom Holland took to Instagram over the weekend to show off his six-pack abs for a workout selfie.

Is Artificial Intelligence Queerphobic?

Is Artificial Intelligence Queerphobic?

NEWS | By Merryn Johns | Jul 13
"We've definitely seen homophobic, heteronormative and racist values seep into AI," says Lesbians Who Tech Founder Leanne Pittsford. Find out how in EDGE's latest investigative feature.

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

NEWS | Jul 13
A 30-year-old Texas man died after attending a so-called "COVID-19 party," a San Antonio hospital told the press this weekend.

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Not long after a brief but sexy teaser, Netflix is now sharing the first full trailer for the devilish show "Lucifer."

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 13
Facebook and Facebook-owned Instagram announced on July 10 that they would no longer permit content promoting so-called "conversion therapy" on their social media platforms.

Watch: Out & Proud High Schooler Never Felt Pushback for Being Gay

Watch: Out & Proud High Schooler Never Felt Pushback for Being Gay

NEWS | Jul 13
Connecticut high schooler Terrence Bogan knew he was gay in middle school and willingly shared his orientation with his classmates.

Millennials and Boomers: Pandemic Pain, by the Generation

Millennials and Boomers: Pandemic Pain, by the Generation

NEWS | By Dan Sewell | Jul 13
Millennials, you're taking a big hit — again. And you're not OK, either, boomers.


Entertainment

Review: Resonant and Still Timely, New Blu-ray of 'Hair' Brings the Goods

Review: Resonant and Still Timely, New Blu-ray of 'Hair' Brings the Goods

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | Jul 13
Dismissed by some as merely a time capsule piece, the film adaptation of "Hair," seen today, proves to be an incredibly relevant and resonant work as well as an immensely entertaining one.


Business

Brexit is Back: UK Aims to Prepare Public for Jan 1 EU Break

Brexit is Back: UK Aims to Prepare Public for Jan 1 EU Break

LEGAL | By Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless | Jul 14
The British government told individuals and businesses Monday to get ready for new costs and red tape — but also an exciting "new start" — when the U.K. leaves the European Union's economic embrace.


Technology

Demand for Robot Cooks Rises As Kitchens Combat COVID-19

Demand for Robot Cooks Rises As Kitchens Combat COVID-19

PERSONAL TECH | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Terence Chea | Jul 14
Robots that can cook - from flipping burgers to baking bread - are in growing demand as virus-wary kitchens try to put some distance between workers and customers.


Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.


Cars

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya | Jul 11
Used cars have historically been a smart alternative during an economic downturn. They don't depreciate as much as new cars and are less likely to overburden a buyer with a large loan.


Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

FASHION | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 13
Why not turn function into fashion? Here are 11 of our favorite designs proving that you can simultaneously make a fashion statement and be safe.


Health/Fitness

Families Of Health Workers Killed By COVID Fight For Denied Workers' Comp Benefits

Families Of Health Workers Killed By COVID Fight For Denied Workers' Comp Benefits

WORKPLACE | By Melissa Bailey, Christina Jewett | Jul 13
As the COVID toll climbs, sick workers and families of the dead face another daunting burden: fighting for benefits from workers' compensation systems that, in some states, are stacked against them.


Travel

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 13
The newly launched Virtual NYC Curator Collections presents a new series of guest curators selecting their favorites from hundreds of cultural experiences currently available online.