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Celebrity Photographer Mike Ruiz Presents The 'Bullies And Biceps' 2019 Calendar

Celebrity Photographer Mike Ruiz Presents The 'Bullies And Biceps' 2019 Calendar

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Celebrity photographer Mike Ruiz presents The 'Bullies And Biceps' 2019 Calendar in memory of his pit bull Oliver.

Pete Davidson Is Apartment Hunting After Breakup  with Ariana Grande

Pete Davidson Is Apartment Hunting After Breakup with Ariana Grande

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
At a benefit this past Saturday night for the political organization Swing Left, SNL regular Pete Davidson addressed the fallout from his high profile breakup with Ariana Grande.

'Love, Simon' Star Keiynan Lonsdale Speaks Out on Men Embracing their Femininity

'Love, Simon' Star Keiynan Lonsdale Speaks Out on Men Embracing their Femininity

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
"Love, Simon" breakout star Keiynan Lonsdale posted a powerful message Twitter urging men to embrace their femininity.

Emily Blunt Sings in New 'Mary Poppins' Trailer

Emily Blunt Sings in New 'Mary Poppins' Trailer

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Audiences get a peek at the sequel to "Mary Poppins" with a new trailer released today.

World Series at Bat: Red Sox's Sale vs Dodgers' Kershaw

World Series at Bat: Red Sox's Sale vs Dodgers' Kershaw

NEWS | Oct 23
The World Series opens in October chill on Tuesday night, with Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw pitching at Fenway Park for the first time and facing a Red Sox team that had the best record in baseball.

Watch: Drag Race Alumni Celebrate Christina Aguilera and 'Moulin Rouge!'

Watch: Drag Race Alumni Celebrate Christina Aguilera and 'Moulin Rouge!'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Drag Race alumni Farrah Moan did a shout-out to Christina Aguilera at an after party celebrating the singer's Liberation tour in Chicago this past weekend at Roscoe's Tavern.

MoviePass to be Jettisoned by Parent Company

MoviePass to be Jettisoned by Parent Company

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
MoviePass, the struggling discount movie ticket subscription service, is being spun off by the company that owns it.

Fierce Hurricane Willa Closes in on Mexican Resort Area

Fierce Hurricane Willa Closes in on Mexican Resort Area

NEWS | By Marco Ugarte | Oct 23
Hurricane Willa roared into a cluster of Mexican islands holding a prison colony and headed for a Tuesday afternoon collision with a stretch of the country's Pacific coast.

'Desperate & Duped? GoFundMe Means Big Bucks for Dubious Care

'Desperate & Duped? GoFundMe Means Big Bucks for Dubious Care

NEWS | By Lindsey Tanner | Oct 23
People seeking dubious, potentially harmful treatment for cancer and other ailments raised nearly $7 million over two years from crowdfunding sites, a study found.

Fantasy Fest in the Florida Keys

Fantasy Fest in the Florida Keys

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 23
The Florida Keys' wacky and often-decadent costuming and masking festival is kicking off with a coronation ball to crown the 10-day festival's king and queen.


News

Bible Museum Admits Some of Its Dead Sea Scrolls Are Fake

Bible Museum Admits Some of Its Dead Sea Scrolls Are Fake

RELIGION | By Ashraf Khalil | Oct 23
Technical analysis by a team of German scholars has revealed that at least five of the museum's 16 scroll fragments are apparent forgeries.


Entertainment

 Review :: Masque Macabre
Chicago, IL

Review :: Masque Macabre

THEATRE | By Christine Malcom | Oct 15
With this world premiere, Strawdog Theatre Company embraces the anthology approach to the work of Edgar Allan Poe with a masked, movable, immersive experience to launch its 31st season.

 Review :: TransMilitary

Review :: TransMilitary

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 23
An excellent look at the attempts to lift the ban on transgender men and women serving in the Armed Forces that is being imposed by the current transphobic Administration.


Business

Starkist Admits Fixing Tuna Prices, Faces $100 Million Fine

Starkist Admits Fixing Tuna Prices, Faces $100 Million Fine

FOOD/DRINK | By Paul Elias | Oct 23
StarKist Co. agreed to plead guilty to a felony price fixing charge as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry, the U.S. Department of Justice announced last week.


Technology

Science Says: Sex and Gender Aren't the Same

Science Says: Sex and Gender Aren't the Same

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 23
Anatomy at birth may prompt a check in the "male" or "female" box on the birth certificate — but to doctors and scientists, sex and gender aren't always the same thing.


Style

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

NATIONAL | Oct 23
The owners of a shuttered Oregon bakery fined for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple are appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court.


Health/Fitness

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

HEALTH | By Marilynn Marchione | Oct 23
For the first time, one of the new immunotherapy drugs has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease.


Travel

Man Allegedly Gropes Woman on Airliner, Says Trump Has Made It Okay

Man Allegedly Gropes Woman on Airliner, Says Trump Has Made It Okay

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
A man accused of sexual assault by a fellow passenger on a flight from Texas to New Mexico reportedly told arresting officers that Trump "says it's okay" to molest women.