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'Angel Has Fallen' Tops Box Office with $21.3 Million Debut

'Angel Has Fallen' Tops Box Office with $21.3 Million Debut

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Aug 25
"Angel Has Fallen" easily topped the box office with a $21.3 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday, as the action sequel became the latest mid-budget release to find modest success in the often quiet late summer.

Arkansas, Home to Supremacist Groups, Weighs Hate Crimes Law

Arkansas, Home to Supremacist Groups, Weighs Hate Crimes Law

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Aug 25
The threat of white supremacy has long been known in Arkansas, where extremist groups over the decades have made their home in the mountains and dense woods of the state's remote rural areas.

Britain's Prince Andrew Denies Knowledge of Epstein's Vrimes

Britain's Prince Andrew Denies Knowledge of Epstein's Vrimes

NEWS | By Mike Corder | Aug 25
Britain's Prince Andrew responded to intense media scrutiny of his links to Jeffrey Epstein by issuing a statement Saturday denying any knowledge of criminal behavior by his one-time friend.

Powerful, Obscure Law is Basis for Trump 'order' on Trade

Powerful, Obscure Law is Basis for Trump 'order' on Trade

BUSINESS | By Zeke Miller | Aug 25
President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted "order" to U.S. businesses to cut ties in China amid a spiraling trade war between the two nations.

Lesbian Astronaut Embroiled in Allegations of First Space Crime

Lesbian Astronaut Embroiled in Allegations of First Space Crime

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 25
A lesbian astronaut going through a rancorous divorce has been accused of her ex of committing misdeeds, including identity theft, from orbit.

Plácido Domingo to Perform for First Time Since Accusations

Plácido Domingo to Perform for First Time Since Accusations

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 25
Plácido Domingo returns to the stage at the Salzburg Festival on Sunday in his first appearance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in a report by The Associated Press.

Ex-Rep. Joe Walsh to Challenge Trump in 2020 GOP Primary

Ex-Rep. Joe Walsh to Challenge Trump in 2020 GOP Primary

NEWS | Aug 25
Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman ad tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a longshot challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is "completely unfit" for office.

Elizabeth Warren's Rise Started by Looking At the Bottom

Elizabeth Warren's Rise Started by Looking At the Bottom

NEWS | By Sharon Cohen | Aug 25
As a young scholar, Elizabeth Warren traveled to federal courthouses, studying families overwhelmed by debt. She tried to answer one question: Why were these folks going bankrupt?

Sheriff's Office: LA Deputy Lied About Being Shot by Sniper

Sheriff's Office: LA Deputy Lied About Being Shot by Sniper

NEWS | Aug 25
Authorities say a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who said he was shot in a station parking lot was lying.

Ex-Congressman Gary Ackerman Accused of Violating A Teenager

Ex-Congressman Gary Ackerman Accused of Violating A Teenager

NEWS | Aug 25
Former U.S. Rep. Gary Ackerman is being called a sexual "predator" in a lawsuit accusing the New York Democrat of violating a teenager at a Boy Scout camp five decades ago.


News

Brazilian Troops Begin Deploying to Fight Amazon Fires

Brazilian Troops Begin Deploying to Fight Amazon Fires

INTERNATIONAL | By Marcelo Silva de Sousa | Aug 25
Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the region and prompted anti-government protests as well as an international outcry.


Entertainment

Singer Eddie Money Says He Has Stage 4 Esophageal Cancer

Singer Eddie Money Says He Has Stage 4 Esophageal Cancer

CELEBRITIES | Aug 25
Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer. The singer known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight" says his fate is in "God's hands."


Business

U.S. Exports to Lobster-Loving China Go Off Cliff Amid Tariffs

U.S. Exports to Lobster-Loving China Go Off Cliff Amid Tariffs

FINANCE | By Patrick Whittle | Aug 25
U.S. lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift the seafood business farther north: Business is booming in Canada, where cargo planes are coming to Halifax, Nova Scotia, and Moncton, New Brunswick.


Technology

Wags and Weeds: Invasive Plants Meet Match in Detection Dogs

Wags and Weeds: Invasive Plants Meet Match in Detection Dogs

SCIENCE | By Mary Esch | Aug 25
The latest weapon in the fight against invasive species is the sniffing power of dogs trained to find noxious weeds before they flower and spread seeds.


Finance

A Brush With a Notorious Cat, My Rabies Education and the Big Bill That Followed

A Brush With a Notorious Cat, My Rabies Education and the Big Bill That Followed

HEALTH | By Caitlin Hillyard | Aug 22
What I learned, besides fascinating facts about rabies, its transmission and the horrible ways one can die from it, was that any one of us is a mere cat scratch away from financial peril if we aren't lucky enough to have good health insurance.


Style

PopUps: Justin Bieber Shows Off 'Impeccable' Style

PopUps: Justin Bieber Shows Off 'Impeccable' Style

CELEBRITIES | Aug 23
Taking to Instagram earlier this week, pop star Justin Bieber shared a few photos with his fans, declaring his "style is impeccable."


Health/Fitness

Molly to Treat PTSD? Some Experts Say Yes

Molly to Treat PTSD? Some Experts Say Yes

HEALTH | By Will Stone | Aug 23
Scientists are testing how pharmaceutical-grade MDMA can be used in combination with psychotherapy to help patients with a severe form of PTSD that has not responded to other treatments.


Travel

My 'LGBTQIAPK' Week at Sea with VACAYA

My 'LGBTQIAPK' Week at Sea with VACAYA

By Matthew Wexler | Aug 23
VACAYA's inaugural cruise offered a catch-all for queer travelers. Here's one guest's experience of his week at sea.