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HGTV's 'Home Town' Shines Light on Mississippi

HGTV's 'Home Town' Shines Light on Mississippi

STYLE | Apr 28
The hosts of a new HGTV show say their program "Home Town" is shining a positive light on their home state.

Restaurant Calorie Count Hits More Delays

Restaurant Calorie Count Hits More Delays

STYLE | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Apr 28
Consumers hoping to consistently find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait - again.

'Purple Rain' Re-Issue to Feature Unreleased Prince Songs

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 28
A remastered version of Prince's landmark album "Purple Rain" will be released this summer with several previously unreleased songs.

Fox host Takes Vacation After Ivanka Trump Microphone Quip

Fox host Takes Vacation After Ivanka Trump Microphone Quip

NEWS | Apr 28
Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters, who was criticized this week for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, says he's taking a family vacation until Monday.

Ann Coulter a No-Show at Raucous but Peaceful Berkeley Rally

Ann Coulter a No-Show at Raucous but Peaceful Berkeley Rally

NEWS | By Jocelyn Gecker | Apr 28
Ann Coulter did not turn up in Berkeley where hundreds held a raucous but largely peaceful demonstration in her absence and lamented what they called the latest blow to free speech in the home of America's free speech movement.

Take That, Washington! Texas Looks to Nullify Federal Laws

Take That, Washington! Texas Looks to Nullify Federal Laws

NEWS | By Meredith Hoffman | Apr 28
Republicans who control Congress and the White House promised to slash the size of the federal government while easing regulations on guns, the environment and energy production. But in Texas, it may not be enough.

From 0-100: Presidents' First Days Come at Varying Speed

From 0-100: Presidents' First Days Come at Varying Speed

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward | Apr 28
Here's a snapshot of the first 100 days for presidents back to the one who set the standard for getting big things done fast.

Keep Your Gay Card, Head to One Magical Weekend!

Keep Your Gay Card, Head to One Magical Weekend!

NIGHTLIFE | Apr 27
Your gay card may be in jeopardy - and you might not even know it. Luckily, the solution is both fun and easy. Just head to One Magical Weekend in June!

Weinstein Co. and MPAA Settle Ratings Dispute

Weinstein Co. and MPAA Settle Ratings Dispute

NEWS | Apr 27
The Weinstein Co.'s transgender drama "3 Generations" has been reclassified with a PG-13 rating after the distributor made slight tweaks to the movie.

Pentagon Probes Former Trump Aide Flynn's Foreign Payments

Pentagon Probes Former Trump Aide Flynn's Foreign Payments

NEWS | By Chad Day and Stephen Braun | Apr 27
The investigations into President Donald Trump's ousted National Security Adviser intensified as the Pentagon's watchdog joined lawmakers in scrutinizing the legality of payments he accepted from foreign sources including a Russian-sponsored TV network.


Entertainment

 Review :: Linda Vista
Chicago, IL

Review :: Linda Vista

THEATRE | By Louise Adams | Apr 19
Tracy Letts' new play "Linda Vista" revolves around the premise that "new friends are better than old friends" as well as "getting old sucks."

 Review :: Slack Bay

Review :: Slack Bay

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 27
Writer-director Bruno Dumont presents a curiously straight-faced film of surrealistic slapstick and ferocious class warfare.


Technology

Climate 'Realists' Want U.S. to Stop Spending Money on Climate Change

Climate 'Realists' Want U.S. to Stop Spending Money on Climate Change

SCIENCE | Apr 27
A group of climate change skeptics who call themselves "climate realists" think the U.S. has spent too much money on climate change already, and they want the government to stop.


Cars

Daimler Profits Double on Sales of Mercedes E-Class, SUVs

Daimler Profits Double on Sales of Mercedes E-Class, SUVs

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Apr 27
German automaker Daimler AG says net profit doubled in the first three months of the year as the new version of the company's Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan and its SUV lineup boosted sales.


Health/Fitness

HIV Market Will See Modest Growth to $22.5B By 2025, Says GlobalData

HIV Market Will See Modest Growth to $22.5B By 2025, Says GlobalData

AIDS | Apr 27
The HIV market across nine major countries is set to grow from $16.3 billion in 2015 to $22.5 billion by 2025, representing a compound annual growth rate of just over 3 percent, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.


Travel

Going Glam in Acapulco

Going Glam in Acapulco

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 28
Acapulco oozes seductive appeal, offering a gleam of decadence, which is one of its many alluring features.


Nightlife

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

AIDS | Apr 27
On Friday, April 28, the Latino Commission on AIDS will held their Cielo Gala 2017, honoring HIV/AIDS activist Javier Muñoz, star of Broadway's hit show "Hamilton" with the Ilka Award.