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House GOP Abruptly Pulls Troubled Health Care Bill

House GOP Abruptly Pulls Troubled Health Care Bill

NEWS | Mar 24
Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a humiliating defeat for President Donald Trump and GOP leaders.

Black Man Arrested in South for Writing Racist Graffiti

Black Man Arrested in South for Writing Racist Graffiti

NEWS | Mar 24
Police in South Carolina say a 19-year-old black man spray-painted racist, misogynistic and anti-gay graffiti on three buildings, including a library named for one of the black victims of the Charleston church shootings.

Mindy Kaling's Newark Joke Leads to Dinner with Cory Booker

Mindy Kaling's Newark Joke Leads to Dinner with Cory Booker

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
A joke about Newark, New Jersey, on Fox's "The Mindy Project" led to dinner plans between U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and star Mindy Kaling.

John Mayer's New Single is Ode to Ex-Girlfriend Katy Perry

John Mayer's New Single is Ode to Ex-Girlfriend Katy Perry

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
John Mayer's new single, "Still Feel Like Your Man," is about ex-girlfriend Katy Perry.

Are 'Gay Moments' in 'Beauty' and 'Power Rangers' Progress?

Are 'Gay Moments' in 'Beauty' and 'Power Rangers' Progress?

NEWS | By Lindsay Bahr | Mar 24
A hug. A wink. A dance. A non-answer. These are the so-called gay moments in a handful of recent high-profile studio movies that have sparked both rapturous celebration and startling backlash.

Patti LuPone and Seth Rudetsky Team Up for 'Deconstructing Patti' to Benefit BC/EFA

Patti LuPone and Seth Rudetsky Team Up for 'Deconstructing Patti' to Benefit BC/EFA

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
An Evening of Broadway Songs and Stories with Patti LuPone and Seth Rudetsky will be held on Sunday, May 14, 2017. The evening benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Watch: Iggy Azalea Releases Video for 'Mo Bounce'

Watch: Iggy Azalea Releases Video for 'Mo Bounce'

NIGHTLIFE | Mar 24
Multi-platinum Def Jam Recordings artist Iggy Azalea returns to the spotlight this week with the release of her brand new single "Mo Bounce," out now at all digital service providers.

Outlook Looking Bleak for GOP on 'Obamacare' Repeal Bill

Outlook Looking Bleak for GOP on 'Obamacare' Repeal Bill

NEWS | By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Mar 24
The Republicans' capstone health care overhaul seemed in dire trouble Friday as Speaker Paul Ryan weighed strategy at the White House with President Donald Trump. GOP lawmakers and aides said they lacked the votes to succeed in the House

Watch: The 'Hi Stranger' Clip is the Weirdest Viral Vid of the Year

Watch: The 'Hi Stranger' Clip is the Weirdest Viral Vid of the Year

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
"Hi Stranger" is the weirdest video to take the Internet by storm.

Amber Heard Opens Up About Sexuality, Urges Male Actors to Come Out

Amber Heard Opens Up About Sexuality, Urges Male Actors to Come Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
Amber Heard opened up about her decision to come out as bisexual in 2010 and that her male counterparts should also come out as gay.


News

Rachel Dolezal Struggles After Identity Scandal

Rachel Dolezal Struggles After Identity Scandal

NATIONAL | By Nicholas Geranios | Mar 24
A woman who was once a black civil rights leader in Washington state, then lost her job after her parents exposed her as white struggles to make a living these days.


Entertainment

 Review :: Circus 1903
Chicago, IL

Review :: Circus 1903

THEATRE | By Christine Malcom | Mar 23
"Circus 1903-The Golden Age of Circus" combines the creative talent behind "The Illusionists" and the puppeteers who created "War Horse" for the National Theater wth acts of daring and breath-taking physical skill.

 Review :: Wilson

Review :: Wilson

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Mar 24
Middle-aged loner Wilson's life gets a big upheaval when he discovers out of the blue that he has a 16-year-old daughter.


Business

Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards

Wells Fargo: All ATMs Will Take Phone Codes, Not Just Cards

CORPORATE | By Ken Sweet | Mar 24
Wells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using their cellphones instead of traditional bank cards.


Technology

Israel Arrests Hacker Linked to Threats on U.S. Jewish Centers

Israel Arrests Hacker Linked to Threats on U.S. Jewish Centers

PERSONAL TECH | By Josef Federman | Mar 24
A 19-year-old American-Israeli Jew was arrested Thursday as the prime suspect in a wave of bomb threats against U.S. Jewish community centers, a startling turn in a case that had stoked fears of rising anti-Semitism in the United States.


Cars

French Emissions Probe Clears Opel; Others Accused of Fraud

French Emissions Probe Clears Opel; Others Accused of Fraud

AUTO NEWS | Mar 21
French investigators say they have found evidence of possible emissions fraud in Fiat, Renault, Peugeot-Citroen and Volkswagen cars sold in France, but have found no proof of fraud in Opel vehicles.


Style

¿Qué Pasa - No Tequila? What to Drink in Mexico

¿Qué Pasa - No Tequila? What to Drink in Mexico

FOOD/DRINK | By Kristen Siebecker | Mar 24
Why not try tequila's cousins, mezcal and raicilla? Or how about Mexican wine? Not surprisingly, these fermented and distilled beverages have a long history in Mexico with a new and refreshed interest in the U.S.


Travel

Canada's Largest School Board Stops Booking U.S. Travel

Canada's Largest School Board Stops Booking U.S. Travel

By Rob Gillies | Mar 24
Canada's largest school board will no longer book any trips to the U.S. because of fears students might have trouble at the border due to travel restrictions enacted by President Donald Trump.


Nightlife

VH1's 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' Star Margeaux Simms Performs at The Dinah

VH1's 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' Star Margeaux Simms Performs at The Dinah

Reality TV star and provocative controversial artist, Margeaux Simms is confirmed to perform at the highly anticipated 27th anniversary of Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend in Palm Springs, CA.