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Brazil Senate Urges Charges Against Bolsonaro over Pandemic

Brazil Senate Urges Charges Against Bolsonaro over Pandemic

NEWS | By Debora Alvares and Diane Jeantet | Oct 21
A Brazilian Senate report recommended Wednesday pursuing crimes against humanity and other charges against President Jair Bolsonaro for allegedly bungling Brazil's response to COVID-19.

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Perrone, Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
U.S. regulators signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or J&J vaccine, saying anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.

Virginia Gives Democrats a Test of Black Turnout before 2022

Virginia Gives Democrats a Test of Black Turnout before 2022

NEWS | By Will Weissert | Oct 21
Activists worry that a lack of action by the Democrat-controlled Congress on voting rights and issues important to African Americans could spell trouble now and in 2022.

US Marks 200 Million COVID-19 Shared with World

US Marks 200 Million COVID-19 Shared with World

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Zeke Miller | Oct 21
The U.S. on Thursday donated its 200 millionth COVID-19 shot to help vaccinate the rest of the world.

Gwyneth Paltrow Tackles Bedroom Taboos in Netflix Series

Gwyneth Paltrow Tackles Bedroom Taboos in Netflix Series

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brooke Lefferts | Oct 21
Six couples of varying ages, races, and sexual orientations work with experts to learn new ways to see each other and increase intimacy on Gwyneth Paltrow's new Netflix series "Sex, Love & goop."

Clinton, on the Mend, 'Touched by the Outpouring of Support'

Clinton, on the Mend, 'Touched by the Outpouring of Support'

NEWS | Oct 21
Former President Bill Clinton released a video saying he is on the road to recovery after being hospitalized in Southern California for six days to treat an infection unrelated to COVID-19.

EU Faces Off with Anti-LGBTQ+ Poland over Rule of Law

EU Faces Off with Anti-LGBTQ+ Poland over Rule of Law

NEWS | By Raf Casert | Oct 21
European Union leaders will pressure a defiant Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday to fall back into line on recognizing that EU law trumps national decision-making.

S Korean Military to Appeal Ruling on Transgender Soldier

S Korean Military to Appeal Ruling on Transgender Soldier

NEWS | By Hyung-Jin Kim | Oct 21
South Korea's military said it will appeal a landmark court ruling that struck down its decision to discharge the country's first known transgender soldier before she was found dead earlier this year.

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout; 'Trans Lives Matter'

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout; 'Trans Lives Matter'

NEWS | By Alex Veiga and Lynn Elber | Oct 20
Netflix employees who walked out Wednesday in protest of Dave Chappelle's special and its anti-transgender comments were joined by allies who chanted "Trans lives matter," getting pushback from counterprotesters who also showed up.

Homocom Brandon Straka Pleaded Guilty to Insurrection Charges

Homocom Brandon Straka Pleaded Guilty to Insurrection Charges

NEWS | Oct 20
Homocon and social media activist Brandon Straka pleaded guilty Wednesday to disorderly conduct during the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.


Entertainment

Review: 'Dune' a Mesmerizing, Absorbing Spectacle

Review: 'Dune' a Mesmerizing, Absorbing Spectacle

MOVIES | By Megan Kearns | Oct 20
Denis Villeneuve's mesmerizing, gorgeous adaptation of Frank Herbert's novel stars a great cast. Ambitious and absorbing, it explores politics, colonialism, oppression, and power dynamics.


Business

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

By Mark Pratt | Oct 21
An extraordinarily rare coin with a face value of just pennies when it was minted in mid-17th century New England could sell for the equivalent of about $300,000 when it's put up for auction.


Technology

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

SCIENCE | By Kim Tong-Hyung | Oct 21
South Korea's first domestically produced space rocket reached its desired altitude but failed to deliver a dummy payload into orbit in its first test launch on Thursday.


Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

By Randa Kriss | Oct 21
Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.


Cars

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

AUTO NEWS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | Oct 16
There are a number of new models on the horizon that promise big improvements. Here are five of them coming out in the next three to six months that Edmunds' experts believe will be worth the wait.


Nightlife

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

SEX | Oct 18
Just because you are in the middle of staying healthy and safe during the pandemic does not mean you have to forget about your sex life; you are your safest sex partner, and this toy can help you become your best partner, too.