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Kim Davis' Opponent Fends Off Attacks - from Primary Rival

Kim Davis' Opponent Fends Off Attacks - from Primary Rival

NEWS | By Adam Beam | Sep 25
Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who went to jail in 2015 for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, wants a second term in office.

German Bishops Apologize for Thousands of Sex Abuse Cases

German Bishops Apologize for Thousands of Sex Abuse Cases

NEWS | By Kirsten Grieshaber | Sep 25
A top German bishop apologized for thousands of sexual abuse cases that took place inside the Catholic Church in Germany, according to a devastating report released that concludes at least 3,677 people were abused by clergy between 1946 and 2014.

In TV Interview, Kavanaugh Denies Sexually Assaulting Anyone

In TV Interview, Kavanaugh Denies Sexually Assaulting Anyone

NEWS | By Kevin Freking | Sep 25
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared in a televised interview that he never sexually assaulted anyone in high school or at any other time in his life and didn't even attend a party where one accuser said he assaulted her.

CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is Back, Ready to 'Make Some Noise'

CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is Back, Ready to 'Make Some Noise'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Sep 25
CBS' "Murphy Brown" returns to TV this week after 20 years, and its creator says the sitcom is ready to "make some noise."

Watch: NYPD Looking for Suspect in Brutal Anti-Gay Beating

Watch: NYPD Looking for Suspect in Brutal Anti-Gay Beating

NEWS | Sep 25
The New York Police Department are looking for a suspected man who allegedly beat two gay men unconscious and used gay slurs after they left a gay bar in Williamsburg, Brooklyn early Sunday morning.

Ken Burns Turns His Attention to the Mayo Clinic

Ken Burns Turns His Attention to the Mayo Clinic

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mark Kennedy | Sep 25
After spearheading an epic, 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War, acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns has turned to more personal subject matter — one that knows him very intimately, too.

Watch: Female Contestants on 'The Bachelor: Vietnam' Leave Show for Each Other

Watch: Female Contestants on 'The Bachelor: Vietnam' Leave Show for Each Other

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 25
This surprising turn of events on "The Bachelor: Vietnam" felt like a moment out of "UnREAL."

Weight Watchers Slims Down Its Name to WW

Weight Watchers Slims Down Its Name to WW

BUSINESS | Sep 25
Weight Watchers is trimming its name to just two letters: WW.

Watch: Cher Shades Madonna on 'Ellen'

Watch: Cher Shades Madonna on 'Ellen'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 25
Cher is not one to hold back and such was the case when she stopped by "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" this week.

Pope Acknowledges Abuse Scandals Outrage, Drive People Away

Pope Acknowledges Abuse Scandals Outrage, Drive People Away

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield and Jari Tanner | Sep 25
Pope Francis acknowledged Tuesday that the sex abuse scandals rocking the Catholic Church have outraged the faithful and are driving them away, and said the church must change its ways if it wants to keep future generations.


Entertainment

'Let the Devil In' with British Horror at the MFA in October
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'Let the Devil In' with British Horror at the MFA in October

MOVIES | Sep 18
"Let The Devil In: 50 Years of British Horror" runs from October 3 through October 31 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

 Review :: At the End of the Day

Review :: At the End of the Day

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Sep 25
Evangelical Christians battle with an LGBTQ support group over a valuable piece of land in this patronizing drama.


Business

Side Effect of Trafficking Law: More Street Prostitution?

Side Effect of Trafficking Law: More Street Prostitution?

LEGAL | By Alexandra Villarreal | Sep 25
Recent crackdowns targeting the sex-for-hire industry have reduced the number of commercial ads on the internet and helped fight online trafficking. But activists and police say the efforts may have had unintended consequences.


Finance

New Medicare Advantage Tool to Lower Prices May Wreak Havoc

New Medicare Advantage Tool to Lower Prices May Wreak Havoc

HEALTH | Sep 18
Starting next year, Medicare Advantage plans will be able to add restrictions on expensive, injectable drugs administered by doctors to treat cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, macular degeneration and other serious diseases.


Cars

Germany's Porsche Says It Won't Produce New Diesel Models

Germany's Porsche Says It Won't Produce New Diesel Models

AUTO NEWS | Sep 25
Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal.


Health/Fitness

Legislation Unveiled to Protect Patients Against Surprise Medical Bills

Legislation Unveiled to Protect Patients Against Surprise Medical Bills

POLITICS | Sep 24
With frustration growing among Americans who are being charged exorbitant prices for medical treatment, a bipartisan group of senators has unveiled a plan to protect patients from surprise bills and high charges from hospitals or doctors who are not i


Nightlife

Soaked! @ @ The Standard :: September 22, 2018

Soaked! @ @ The Standard :: September 22, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Sep 24
Summer came to an end at Soaked! Hosted by Impulse Los Angeles, the beautiful weather brought all the hot guys out to the pool to celebrate this great event!