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Documentary 'Surviving Jeffrey Epstein' to Air on Lifetime

Documentary 'Surviving Jeffrey Epstein' to Air on Lifetime

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 18
An investigative documentary about Jeffrey Epstein and how the millionaire sex offender avoided scrutiny is coming to Lifetime.

Facing Senate Trial Crunch, Dems Blitzing Iowa, Early States

Facing Senate Trial Crunch, Dems Blitzing Iowa, Early States

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 18
As a winter storm barreled down on Iowa, Elizabeth Warren's campaign team struggled with whether to scrap a town hall scheduled at the old Maytag headquarters.

Thousands Gather for Women's March Rallies Across the US

Thousands Gather for Women's March Rallies Across the US

NEWS | By Lynn Berry | Jan 18
Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration.

Harry, Meghan to Quit Royal Jobs, Give Up 'Highness' Titles

Harry, Meghan to Quit Royal Jobs, Give Up 'Highness' Titles

NEWS | By Jill Lawless and Gregory Katz | Jan 18
Goodbye, your royal highnesses. Hello, life as — almost — ordinary civilians.

LGBT Activists Say New Bills Target Transgender Youth

LGBT Activists Say New Bills Target Transgender Youth

NEWS | By Lindsay Whitehurst and David Crary | Jan 18
At the urging of conservative advocacy groups, Republican legislators in more than a dozen states are promoting bills that focus on transgender young people.

AP Fact Check: Trump's Compulsive Claims of 'Biggest' Ever

AP Fact Check: Trump's Compulsive Claims of 'Biggest' Ever

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen | Jan 18
Size matters to President Donald Trump. So much that he exaggerates continually, sometimes spectacularly, the size of what he does.

Impeachment Lands Sen. Collins in Familiar Spot: Crosshairs

Impeachment Lands Sen. Collins in Familiar Spot: Crosshairs

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Jan 18
Facing perhaps her toughest reelection fight, veteran Sen. Susan Collins has parachuted into familiar terrain — the heart of a hot-button issue, this time President Donald Trump's impeachment.

Witherspoon, Washington Team in Front Of and Behind Camera

Witherspoon, Washington Team in Front Of and Behind Camera

ENTERTAINMENT | By Beth Harris | Jan 18
Tired of others influencing her career choices, Reese Witherspoon launched her own production company eight years ago. She has been calling the shots on both sides of the camera ever since, often in collaboration with other high-profile actresses.

2 years After 'Step Up,' Grammys Step into Another Mess

2 years After 'Step Up,' Grammys Step into Another Mess

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jan 18
The leadership at the Recording Academy thought they were in the clear: After the Academy's then-CEO made comments that seemed to belittle women at the height of the #MeToo movement, leaving the organization in a firestorm.

US to Screen Airline Passengers from China for New Illness

US to Screen Airline Passengers from China for New Illness

NEWS | By Mike Stobbe | Jan 18
Three U.S. airports will screen passengers arriving from central China for a new virus that has sickened dozens, killed two and prompted worries about an international outbreak, health officials said Friday.


Entertainment

Winfrey Details her Decision to Withdraw from Simmons Film

Winfrey Details her Decision to Withdraw from Simmons Film

CELEBRITIES | Jan 18
Oprah Winfrey said Friday that Russell Simmons attempted to pressure her about her involvement with a documentary in which several women detail sexual abuse allegations against the rap mogul.


Business

Anti-Trump Protests Have Shrunk. What's It Mean for 2020?

Anti-Trump Protests Have Shrunk. What's It Mean for 2020?

LEGAL | By Michael Balsamo and Jeff Martin | Jan 18
Three men linked to a violent white supremacist group known as The Base were charged with conspiring to kill members of a militant anti-fascist group, after three other members were arrested on federal charges in Maryland and Delaware.


Cars

U.S. Agency Examining Tesla Unintended Acceleration Complaint

U.S. Agency Examining Tesla Unintended Acceleration Complaint

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Jan 18
The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicle models can suddenly accelerate on their own.


Health/Fitness

Warren and Klobuchar Say They Can Lower Drug Prices Without Congress' Help

Warren and Klobuchar Say They Can Lower Drug Prices Without Congress' Help

POLITICS | By Emmarie Huetteman | Jan 18
On Tuesday, two Democrats running for president promised to do — each by herself — what Washington has so far proven unable to do: lower the prices of prescription drugs.


Nightlife

Franklin Graham Protest @ The Key West Amphitheater :: January 16, 2020

Franklin Graham Protest @ The Key West Amphitheater :: January 16, 2020

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 17
Evangelist Franklin Graham, who has condemned gays and lesbians as sinners, tried to bring his anti-LGBT beliefs to Key West. He was met with around 150 protesters who support the LGBT community and welcome them with open arms.