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Black Party :: April 21, 2018

Black Party :: April 21, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Apr 24
This year's annual Black Party was held at a Brooklyn warehouse with live strange acts and plenty of leather, kinky and skimpy clothing. Everyone was welcome at the wildest party of the year!

Monument Memorializes 4,400 Lynching Victims

NEWS | Apr 24
The lynchings that killed thousands of people and terrorized generations of blacks in the U.S. are solemnly commemorated in a new memorial in Alabama's capital city. **Warning: Graphic Images**

Hepatitis Vaccines Urged for Travelers to Kentucky and Michigan

Hepatitis Vaccines Urged for Travelers to Kentucky and Michigan

Indiana health officials are advising residents to get vaccinated for hepatitis A if their summer plans include visits to Kentucky or Michigan.

Millennial Sex Survey Results Revealed

Millennial Sex Survey Results Revealed

SKYN Condoms unveils today a new survey designed to analyze the behaviors, attitudes and preferences of sexually active millennials.

MSNBC Correspondent Joy Reid Says Anti-Gay Blog Posts are 'Fabricated'

MSNBC Correspondent Joy Reid Says Anti-Gay Blog Posts are 'Fabricated'

NEWS | Apr 24
MSNBC correspondent Joy Reid says old blog posts purported to be anti-gay and were recently obtained by Mediaite are "fabricated."

Fashion and Etiquette for the Royal Wedding

Fashion and Etiquette for the Royal Wedding

STYLE | By Leanne Italie | Apr 24
Grab those nude stockings, ladies. You'll be at a royal wedding, after all.

These 2 States Still Oppose Marriage Equality

These 2 States Still Oppose Marriage Equality

NEWS | Apr 24
Even though marriage equality was legalized across the United States by a landmark Supreme Court ruling in 2015, there are still two states that remain opposed to same-sex couples legally tying the knot.

After Close Vote, Panel Sends Pompeo Nomination to Senate

After Close Vote, Panel Sends Pompeo Nomination to Senate

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro | Apr 24
Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, avoided a rare rebuke Monday as the Senate Foreign Relations Committee narrowly recommended him.

CDC Chief Makes $375K, Far Exceeding His Predecessors' Pay

CDC Chief Makes $375K, Far Exceeding His Predecessors' Pay

NEWS | By Mike Stobbe | Apr 24
The new head of the nation's top public health agency is getting paid nearly twice what his predecessor made and far more than other past directors, government officials confirmed.

Paris Hilton Talks #MeToo, Marriage and Becoming a Mom

Paris Hilton Talks #MeToo, Marriage and Becoming a Mom

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Apr 24
Paris Hilton "literally regrets" saying before the 2016 election that women who accused then-candidate Donald Trump of sexual misconduct were merely after fame and attention.


News

Spokesman: George HW Bush is Eager to Get Well, Go to Maine

Spokesman: George HW Bush is Eager to Get Well, Go to Maine

NATIONAL | By Michael Graczyk | Apr 24
Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Residents
Chicago, IL

Review :: The Residents

THEATRE | By Louise Adams | Apr 23
In this cult of personality era, The Residents, part of the Bay Area's Cryptic Corporation, played a refreshingly product, not person, focused set at Chicago's Old Town School of Folk Music for two shows on April 17.

 Review :: Paddington 2

Review :: Paddington 2

MOVIES | By Michael Cox | Apr 24
Paddington the bear just keeps hoping for the best and everything seems to work out for him. This is one of those rare sequels that doesn't disappoint.


Business

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

FINANCE | By Marcy Gordon | Apr 24
The tax overhaul that took effect Jan. 1 provides generous permanent breaks for corporations and wealthy Americans, while those for individuals and families are only temporary.


Technology

Financial Expert Taking Facebook to UK Court over Fake Ads

Financial Expert Taking Facebook to UK Court over Fake Ads

PERSONAL TECH | Apr 24
A personal finance expert launched a lawsuit against Facebook in Britain on Monday, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

China Auto Show Highlights Industry's Electric Ambitions

China Auto Show Highlights Industry's Electric Ambitions

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Apr 23
The biggest global auto show of the year showcases China's ambitions to become a leader in electric cars and the industry's multibillion-dollar scramble to roll out models that appeal to price-conscious but demanding Chinese drivers.


Style

Toss That Romain! E. coli Outbreak Hits Hard

Toss That Romain! E. coli Outbreak Hits Hard

FOOD/DRINK | By Terry Tang | Apr 23
U.S. health officials on Friday told consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and warned restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak.


Travel

After Air Accidents, Survivors Grapple with Flying Again

After Air Accidents, Survivors Grapple with Flying Again

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 24
Survivors of air accidents often proclaim that their survival was a miracle. But what follows is another kind of miracle: Many survivors manage to get past the horror and onto planes again. How do they do it?


Nightlife

Imperial Court of Rhode Island's Coronation XXVI :: April 21, 2018

Imperial Court of Rhode Island's Coronation XXVI :: April 21, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 23
With guests from across the U. S. and Canada, Providence was the place to be as the Imperial Court of Rhode Island held their 26th Coronation. Congratulations to Emperor XXVI Tom B. Lovely-Austenson and Regent Empress for Reign XXVI Jealousy Jonz.