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Poland's Ruling Party Declares Victory in Divided Nation

Poland's Ruling Party Declares Victory in Divided Nation

NEWS | By Vanessa Gera and Monika Scislowska | Oct 13
Poland's conservative ruling party Law and Justice won the most votes in a general election held Sunday in the deeply divided nation and appeared, according to an exit poll, to have secured a comfortable majority in the parliament.

PopUps: Bieber Comments on Singer Cody Simpson's Package, Suggests Double Date

PopUps: Bieber Comments on Singer Cody Simpson's Package, Suggests Double Date

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 13
Justin Bieber suggested a double date with his pal Cody Simpson, who is dating Miley Cyrus, before leaving a remark about the Australian singer's package.

Scorsese Says He's Open-Minded about Netflix Film Revolution

Scorsese Says He's Open-Minded about Netflix Film Revolution

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 13
Martin Scorsese said Sunday he's keeping an open mind about the cinema "revolution" sparked by the rise of video streaming services, as his Netflix-backed mafia epic "The Irishman" closed the London Film Festival .

'Joker' Tops Box Office Again, Beats 'Addams Family'

'Joker' Tops Box Office Again, Beats 'Addams Family'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Oct 13
The first weekend was no fluke: "Joker" is a hit.

Typhoon Leaves as Many as 33 Dead as Japan Continues Rescue

Typhoon Leaves as Many as 33 Dead as Japan Continues Rescue

NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 13
Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday, as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed to as high as 33.

Anxiety over Supreme Court Arguments Pervades Coming Out Day

Anxiety over Supreme Court Arguments Pervades Coming Out Day

NEWS | By Jeff McMillan | Oct 13
National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides about workplace discrimination law.

Hunter Biden to Step Down from Chinese Board

Hunter Biden to Step Down from Chinese Board

NEWS | Oct 13
Hunter Biden is stepping down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm.

Trump Gripes about Impeachment, Media at Louisiana Rally

Trump Gripes about Impeachment, Media at Louisiana Rally

NEWS | By Darlene Superville and Melinda Deslatte | Oct 13
President Donald Trump on Friday pressed his argument that the House impeachment inquiry is nothing more than a new attempt to overturn his election based on "a lot of crap."

Big Changes to Grueling Special Forces Course Draw Scrutiny

Big Changes to Grueling Special Forces Course Draw Scrutiny

NEWS | By Lolita C. Baldor | Oct 13
Deep in the dark North Carolina woods, a small white light flickers in the heavy underbrush. It's after midnight and a soldier is taking a risk by turning on his headlamp to find his way.

Poles Vote as Ruling Conservatives Seek Majority Control

Poles Vote as Ruling Conservatives Seek Majority Control

NEWS | By Vanessa Gera | Oct 13
Poles were voting Sunday in a parliamentary election that the ruling nationalist Law and Justice party was favored to win, buoyed by the popularity of its conservative agenda and generous social spending.


News

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

RELIGION | By Sarah Varney | Oct 13
The Christian medical chain, awarded $1.7 million in federal family planning funds for the first time this year, does not offer hormonal birth control or condoms.


Business

Has Your Newborn's Identity Already Been Stolen?

Has Your Newborn's Identity Already Been Stolen?

FINANCE | By Bev O'Shea, Nerdwallet | Oct 13
Imagine discovering that your newborn's brand new Social Security number has already been used to construct what Eva Velasquez, president and CEO of the Identity Theft Resource Center, calls a "Frankenstein monster of identity."


Technology

Broken Angels: Inside the Lab Working to Restore Notre Dame

Broken Angels: Inside the Lab Working to Restore Notre Dame

PERSONAL TECH | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 13
Scientists at the French government's Historical Monuments Research Laboratory are working out how to safely restore the beloved Paris cathedral and identify what perils remain inside the monument in a race against the clock.


Finance

Is Premium Economy Airfare Worth the Money?

Is Premium Economy Airfare Worth the Money?

SAVING | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Sep 25
As coach travel gets more cramped, airlines have added "premium economy" sections that promise more space and comfort — often at a substantially higher price.


Cars

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

AUTO NEWS | Oct 11
Subaru is recalling more than 350,000 Forester vehicles with heated seats because an electrical connection in the front passenger seat may loosen and deactivate the airbag even though the seat is occupied.


Style

Goat Rams Through Sliding Glass Door, Naps Inside Bathroom

Goat Rams Through Sliding Glass Door, Naps Inside Bathroom

HOME | By Mark Gillispie | Oct 12
An Ohio homeowner never envisioned becoming semi-famous because of a goat butting its way into her home and taking a nap in her bathroom.


Nightlife

Disney Gay Days Anaheim  :: October 4-6, 2019

Disney Gay Days Anaheim :: October 4-6, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 10
Over 30,000 members of the LGBTQ community donned their red t-shirts and rainbow mickey ears for the 22nd annual Disney Gay Days Anaheim, where the happiest place on earth became the gayest place on earth.