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Sochi Cocktails Replace Steroid Samples

Sochi Cocktails Replace Steroid Samples

STYLE | By James Ellingsworth | Jan 16
The building at the center of a Russia doping scandal that rocked the 2014 Winter Olympics now hosts a restaurant celebrating its notoriety amid a tourism boom.

Podcast Tells Mattachine Story

Podcast Tells Mattachine Story

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jan 15
A podcast devoted to the founding and evolution of the Mattachine Society, one of the earliest homophile organizations in the United States, recently debuted.

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 15
Brian Rafferty Productions brought Super Trade to Brooklyn's Schimanski on MLK weekend with DJ Dani Toro from Barcelona and special guest Lindsay Lohan.

Film 'Heathers' Gets Makeover in TV Version

Film 'Heathers' Gets Makeover in TV Version

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 15
The 1988 cult movie "Heathers" and the title characters get makeovers in a new TV series debuting March 7 on the Paramount Network, formerly Spike TV.

Expletives Dot The Weekend TV Comedy, Sports Landscape

Expletives Dot The Weekend TV Comedy, Sports Landscape

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 15
Expletives dotted the weekend television landscape.

UKIP Leader Breaks Up with Girlfriend Over Racist Texts

UKIP Leader Breaks Up with Girlfriend Over Racist Texts

NEWS | Jan 15
The leader of the anti-EU U.K. Independence Party says he has broken up with his girlfriend after she made racist remarks about Prince Harry's fiancee, Meghan Markle.

Missile-Alert Error Reveals Uncertainty About How to React

Missile-Alert Error Reveals Uncertainty About How to React

NEWS | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher And Brian Melley | Jan 15
The blunder that caused more than a million people in Hawaii to fear that they were about to be struck by a nuclear missile fed skepticism about the government's ability to keep them informed in a real emergency.

'Jumanji' Tops 'The Post,' 'The Commuter' at MLK Box Office

'Jumanji' Tops 'The Post,' 'The Commuter' at MLK Box Office

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jan 15
"Jumanji" easily remained the no. 1 film in North America despite an onslaught of new challengers, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Klopp Curses in NBC Interview After Liverpool Wins in EPL

Klopp Curses in NBC Interview After Liverpool Wins in EPL

NEWS | By Steve Douglas | Jan 15
Still delirious after his team's exhilarating win, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp took the microphone for a post-match interview with U.S. TV station NBC and remarked that his bosses in America might be watching.

Cranberries Singer Dolores O'Riordan Dead at 46

Cranberries Singer Dolores O'Riordan Dead at 46

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Jan 15
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of Irish rock band The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday. She was 46.


News

MLK Day Marked By Trump Criticism, Pledges To Fight Racism

MLK Day Marked By Trump Criticism, Pledges To Fight Racism

NATIONAL | By Russell Contreras And Felicia Fonseca | Jan 15
At gatherings across the nation, activists, residents and teachers honored the late civil rights leader on what would have been his 89th birthday and ahead of the 50th anniversary of King's assassination in Memphis, Tennessee.


Entertainment

Filmmaker Revisits David Bowie to Document Final Years

Filmmaker Revisits David Bowie to Document Final Years

MOVIES | Jan 15
After British filmmaker Francis Whately captured David Bowie in his 2013 film, "David Bowie: Five Years," he thought documenting the life of his musical hero was complete. Turns out he was mistaken.


Business

How to Leverage Great Credit Without Borrowing A Dime

How to Leverage Great Credit Without Borrowing A Dime

FINANCE | By Gregory Karp | Jan 15
As average credit scores for Americans continue to rise, the question for many becomes how to use their excellent credit rating to optimize their lives without borrowing money or adding risk.


Cars

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

Ford Says Some Rangers Should Be Parked Due to Air Bag Death

AUTO SHOWS | By Tom Krisher | Jan 15
Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 Ranger small pickup trucks not to drive them after finding out that an exploding Takata air bag inflator killed a driver in West Virginia.


Style

Milan Menswear: Versace, Armani & More

Milan Menswear: Versace, Armani & More

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Jan 16
Here are some highlights from the first day of Milan Fashion Week, which also included fall-winter menswear shows by Emporio Armani, newcomer Isabel Benenato, Marni and Dolce & Gabbana.


Travel

Ritz-Carlton Used as Saudi Luxury Prison Set to Re-Open

Ritz-Carlton Used as Saudi Luxury Prison Set to Re-Open

Jan 16
The Ritz Carlton in Saudi Arabia's capital may be reopening its doors in time for Valentine's Day, after serving for several months as a prison for the country's elite caught up in what the government has described as a crackdown on corruption.