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Watch: Adam Lambert Announces He & Queen are Performing at the Oscars

Watch: Adam Lambert Announces He & Queen are Performing at the Oscars

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 19
The Oscars ceremony may be without a host but they won't be without a queen.

Twitter Reacts to Shawn Mendes' Wild Calvin Klein Photos

Twitter Reacts to Shawn Mendes' Wild Calvin Klein Photos

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 19
Over the long weekend, pop singer Shawn Mendes shared photos from his new Calvin Klein campaign — and Twitter users did not hold back their reactions to the eye-popping pics.

Chanel: Iconic Couturier Karl Lagerfeld has Died

Chanel: Iconic Couturier Karl Lagerfeld has Died

NEWS | By Thomas Adamson | Feb 19
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the past 50 years, has died. He was around 85 years old.

Airlines to Give Customers 'Nonbinary' Choice Under Gender

Airlines to Give Customers 'Nonbinary' Choice Under Gender

NEWS | By David Koenig | Feb 19
Major U.S. airlines say they will soon change their ticketing process to give passengers the option of identifying themselves as other than male or female.

Pope's Sex Abuse Prevention Summit Explained

Pope's Sex Abuse Prevention Summit Explained

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Feb 19
Pope Francis is hosting a four-day summit on preventing clergy sexual abuse, a high-stakes meeting designed to impress on Catholic bishops around the world that the problem is global and that there are consequences if they cover it up.

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running for President in 2020

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running for President in 2020

NEWS | By Juana Summers | Feb 19
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose insurgent 2016 presidential campaign reshaped Democratic politics, announced Tuesday that he is running for president in 2020.

Roger Stone Apologizes to Judge for Instagram Post About Her

Roger Stone Apologizes to Judge for Instagram Post About Her

NEWS | Feb 19
President Donald Trump's longtime confidant Roger Stone has apologized to the judge presiding over his criminal case for an Instagram post featuring a photo of her with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.

Trump the Pundit Handicaps 2020 Democratic Contenders

Trump the Pundit Handicaps 2020 Democratic Contenders

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Feb 19
Kamala Harris had the best campaign roll-out. Amy Klobuchar's snowy debut showed grit. Elizabeth Warren's opening campaign video was a bit odd. Take it from an unlikely armchair pundit sizing up the 2020 Democratic field: President Donald Trump.

Ending HIV by 2030? It's Possible Thanks to Nurx

Ending HIV by 2030? It's Possible Thanks to Nurx

Pioneering telemedicine company Nurx is already revolutionizing HIV prevention. Here's how it's possible to end HIV.

No Plan for Smollett to do Follow-Up Police Interview Monday

No Plan for Smollett to do Follow-Up Police Interview Monday

NEWS | Feb 18
Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett say there are no plans for him to meet with Chicago detectives Monday for a follow-up interview about his reported assault.


News

Trump Lashes Out at Key Officials Involved in Russia Probe

Trump Lashes Out at Key Officials Involved in Russia Probe

POLITICS | Feb 18
President Donald Trump is lashing out at key officials involved in the Russia probe, namely former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and the current deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein.


Entertainment

 Review :: Robin Hood

Review :: Robin Hood

MOVIES | By Sam Cohen | Feb 19
New this week, 2018's "Robin Hood" gets a decent 4K Blu-ray and regular Blu-ray release from Lionsgate. But for those looking for light fun, I'd look elsewhere.


Business

New Zealand Plans New Tax for Giants Like Google, Facebook

New Zealand Plans New Tax for Giants Like Google, Facebook

CORPORATE | By Nick Perry | Feb 19
New Zealand's government plans a new tax targeting online giants like Google and Facebook that earn plenty of money in the country but pay little tax.


Technology

Exposed Chinese Database Shows Depth of Surveillance State

Exposed Chinese Database Shows Depth of Surveillance State

PERSONAL TECH | By Yanan Wang and Dake Kang | Feb 19
A Chinese database turns out to have been a compilation of real-time data on more than 2.5 million people in western China, updated constantly with GPS coordinates of their precise whereabouts and notes on the places that they had most recently visited.


Cars

EU Warns of Reduced Imports if Trump Puts Tariffs on Cars

EU Warns of Reduced Imports if Trump Puts Tariffs on Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Raf Casert | Feb 19
The European Union warned U.S. President Donald Trump Monday that the bloc will step back from a commitment to buy more American soybeans and liquid gas if European cars are hit with punitive tariffs.


Style

From Bogart to Millennials: Italian Hat Maker Tries New Look

From Bogart to Millennials: Italian Hat Maker Tries New Look

FASHION | By Colleen Barry, Spinetta Marengo | Feb 19
The traditional Italian hat maker Borsalino, whose fedora has defined the rough-and-tumble images of Robert Redford and Humphrey Bogart, has a plan to appeal more to women and millennials by pushing into high-end fashion, streetwear and even sportswear.


Travel

Berlin to Get Single Travel App for Public and Private Services

Berlin to Get Single Travel App for Public and Private Services

PERSONAL TECH | By Frank Jordans | Feb 18
Travelers in Berlin will soon be able to use a single app to switch seamlessly between public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis without signing up for each service individually.