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AP Sources: Cohen in Talks to Strike Plea Deal in Fraud Case

AP Sources: Cohen in Talks to Strike Plea Deal in Fraud Case

NEWS | By Tom Hays | Aug 21
Lawyers for Donald Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, were pursuing negotiations with prosecutors that could result in a plea deal and a court hearing was set for Tuesday afternoon.

Watch: Randy Rainbow 'Serenades' Omarosa in New Parody Video

Watch: Randy Rainbow 'Serenades' Omarosa in New Parody Video

NEWS | Aug 21
Online star and singing political parodist Randy Rainbow may have hit a new peak with his rewritten version of "Oklahoma!," as sung - via the magic of creative editing - to tell-all book author Omarosa Manigault Newman.

Madonna Says She Didn't Intend to Do Tribute to Aretha Franklin

Madonna Says She Didn't Intend to Do Tribute to Aretha Franklin

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Madonna says she wasn't asked and didn't intend to do a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards.

Jon Stewart Helps Aid Goats Found on New York Subway Tacks

Jon Stewart Helps Aid Goats Found on New York Subway Tacks

NEWS | Aug 21
Jon Stewart has helped make a home for two goats found roaming along the subway tracks in New York City.

Nico Santos Talks 'Crazy Rich Asians'

Nico Santos Talks 'Crazy Rich Asians'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Aug 21
Comedian & actor Nico Santos is having a busy August between promoting "Crazy Rich Asians," the hit comedy in which he has a role, and filming the next season of "Superstore." EDGE spoke to Santos about why it was so important for him to be in this film.

Kelly Clarkson Stands Up for Gay Fans, Slams Anti-Gay Hater on Twitter

Kelly Clarkson Stands Up for Gay Fans, Slams Anti-Gay Hater on Twitter

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Kelly Clarkson is schooling a homophobic fan on Twitter this week.

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.


News

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

HEALTH | Aug 21
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.


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

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

HEALTH | Aug 21
Catwalk fashionistas and Hollywood royalty are ditching their morning coffee for bone borth thanks to the vitamins and minerals it contains.


Health/Fitness

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregnancy

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregnancy

HEALTH | Aug 21
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.


Travel

7 Ways to Fall in Love with New Orleans This Fall

7 Ways to Fall in Love with New Orleans This Fall

Aug 21
When fall arrives in New Orleans, the city comes alive with cool breezes, tons of festivals, and seasonal celebrations. Whether you're a foodie or a football fan, autumn in the Crescent City is non-stop fun.


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.