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Scrapbooks Keep Memories Safe From Alzheimer's

Scrapbooks Keep Memories Safe From Alzheimer's

Anne and Bruce Hunt, both 82, are obsessed with recording their own history, constantly adding photos and documents to family albums that date back 50 years. Their act of keeping memories alive is now a race against time.

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28M to Anti-Brexit Campaign

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28M to Anti-Brexit Campaign

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Aug 21
The co-founder of the fashion brand Superdry said earlier this week that he has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to a group seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.

Disney Faces Lawsuit from Autistic Visitors

Disney Faces Lawsuit from Autistic Visitors

NEWS | By Mike Schneider | Aug 21
Visitors with severe autism can move ahead with their lawsuits claiming Disney's U.S. parks didn't do enough to accommodate their need for scheduled routines and no waits on its rides.

Former Disney Actor, 'Champions' Star Josie Totah Comes Out as Trans

Former Disney Actor, 'Champions' Star Josie Totah Comes Out as Trans

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Former Disney actor and the star of Mindy Kaling's NBC series "Champions" Josie Totah, 17, came out as transgender in a moving essay published in Time magazine.

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died.

Former Disney Actor, 'King Cobra' Star Garret Clayton Comes Out as Gay

Former Disney Actor, 'King Cobra' Star Garret Clayton Comes Out as Gay

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Taking to Instagram this week, former Disney actor and star of the gay porn murder drama "King Cobra" Garrett Clayton has come out.

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

Catwalk fashionistas and Hollywood royalty are ditching their morning coffee for bone borth thanks to the vitamins and minerals it contains.

Madonna's Rambling Aretha Franklin Tribute Earns Backlash

Madonna's Rambling Aretha Franklin Tribute Earns Backlash

ENTERTAINMENT | By Leanne Italie | Aug 21
The backlash was swift for Madonna's rambling, egocentric tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards, with media and Queen-of-Soul fans wondering why she got the gig in the first place.

'Crazy Rich Asians' Hoopla Elicits Mixed Feelings in Asia

'Crazy Rich Asians' Hoopla Elicits Mixed Feelings in Asia

NEWS | By Derek Cai | Aug 21
The craze for "Crazy Rich Asians" is hitting Asia, with a premiere in Singapore followed by openings in several neighboring countries later this week.

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregnancy

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregnancy

Gigi opens up about her desire to have children as a transgender woman and also a subject she has shied away from in the past, sexual confirmation surgery.


News

Confederate Statue on UNC Campus Toppled by Protesters

Confederate Statue on UNC Campus Toppled by Protesters

NATIONAL | By Jonathan Drew | Aug 21
A Confederate statue in the heart of North Carolina's flagship university was toppled Monday night during a rally by hundreds of protesters who decried the memorial known as "Silent Sam" as a symbol of racist heritage.


Entertainment

 Review :: Masters of Sex - The Complete Series

Review :: Masters of Sex - The Complete Series

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 21
After a too-brief four-season run, this provocative Showtime original period drama is now a part of television history. Lavish in design and daring in dramatic substance, "Masters of Sex" remains cutting edge.


Business

Fearful of Losing Roe, Left Pushes Schumer for Action

Fearful of Losing Roe, Left Pushes Schumer for Action

LEGAL | By Alan Fram | Aug 21
It's the latest manifestation of the Democratic debate over how ideologically pure and confrontational the party's strategies and candidates should be in resisting Trump and his hard-right stances.


Finance

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

HOME | By Lauren Schwahn, NerdWallet | Aug 8
The average cost for a local move from a two-bedroom apartment or three-bedroom house ranges from $400 to $1,000, according to HomeAdvisor's True Cost Guide.


Cars

License to Guzzle :: Forget Oil Conservation, Trump Admin Says

AUTO NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeyer | Aug 20
Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new policy statement that threatens to undermine decades of government campaigns for gas-thrifty cars.


Style

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 20
Hundreds of people, among them scores of chefs and students of the culinary arts from around the world, gathered Friday to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine, the late French chef Joel Robuchon.


Health/Fitness

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

HEALTH | Aug 20
The painful truth, right now, is that we can't solve autism. So how we can better support children with autism and their families today?


Travel

Pilot Suspended Over Threat to Oklahoma Transgender Student

Pilot Suspended Over Threat to Oklahoma Transgender Student

NATIONAL | Aug 21
Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot accused of threatening on Facebook to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at her Oklahoma school.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LOCAL EVENTS | Aug 15
The Illinois Office of Tourism debuted a new larger-than-life art installation celebrating its "Amazing for All" LGBTQ and diversity campaign during Northalsted Market Days in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.