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Cramming for the Oscars: Where to See Best-Picture Nominees

Cramming for the Oscars: Where to See Best-Picture Nominees

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 23
Here's where to watch the Oscar best-picture nominees.

Watch: Meet the Queens Competing on 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 10

Watch: Meet the Queens Competing on 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 10

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 23
Start your engines! The 14 drag queens competing on "RuPaul's Drag Race" season 10 have been ruvealed!

Missouri Governor Defiant After iIndictment Linked to Affair

Missouri Governor Defiant After iIndictment Linked to Affair

NEWS | By Jim Salter, David A. Lieb, and Summer Ballentine | Feb 23
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens remains defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicted him for felony invasion of privacy, alleging the Republican took a compromising photo of a woman.

Actor Brendan Fraser Says Former Golden Globes President Sexually Assaulted Him

Actor Brendan Fraser Says Former Golden Globes President Sexually Assaulted Him

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 23
In a lengthy new interview with GQ magazine, Brendan Fraser discussed his rocky acting career, saying that, in part, he stepped away from Hollywood after being sexually assaulted by a former president of the Foreign Press Association in 2003.

'Heartbroken' Kenworthy Visits South Korean Dog Meat Farm

'Heartbroken' Kenworthy Visits South Korean Dog Meat Farm

NEWS | By Jake Seiner | Feb 23
Gus Kenworthy stood stone-faced, a shivering black puppy curled in his arms and more scurrying around him on the dirty, uneven cement floor.

Comedian Stephen Fry Reveals He has Prostate Cancer

Comedian Stephen Fry Reveals He has Prostate Cancer

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 23
British comedian and actor Stephen Fry has revealed that he is suffering from prostate cancer.

Teen Found Not Guilty of Distributing Nude Photo of Teacher

Teen Found Not Guilty of Distributing Nude Photo of Teacher

NEWS | Feb 23
A North Carolina high school student accused of "catfishing" a teacher and circulating his nude photo has been found not guilty.

NRA Strikes a Defiant Tone, Criticizes Gun Control Advocates

NRA Strikes a Defiant Tone, Criticizes Gun Control Advocates

NEWS | By Ken Thomas | Feb 23
Leaders of the National Rifle Association are accusing gun control advocates of exploiting the deadly Florida school shooting, striking a defiant tone amid a renewed debate over guns and school safety.

Missouri Governor Defiant After Indictment Linked to Affair

Missouri Governor Defiant After Indictment Linked to Affair

NEWS | By Jim Salter, David A. Lieb and Summer Ballentine | Feb 23
Mo. Gov. Eric Greitens remains defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicted him for felony invasion of privacy, alleging the Republican took a compromising photo of a woman during an extramarital affair.

Weinstein Apologizes to Streep, Lawrence for Lawyers' Words

Weinstein Apologizes to Streep, Lawrence for Lawyers' Words

NEWS | By Sandy Cohen | Feb 23
Harvey Weinstein apologized to Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence after his lawyers cited them in asking a court to dismiss a sexual misconduct lawsuit.


News

Missouri Governor Indicted on Felony Charge

Missouri Governor Indicted on Felony Charge

CRIME | Feb 23
A St. Louis grand jury indicted Missouri Governor Eric Greitens for felony invasion of privacy, alleging the Republican took a compromising photo of a woman during an extramarital affair before he was elected. Greitens denies committing a crime.


Entertainment

 Review :: Chess
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Review :: Chess

THEATRE | By Rachel Breitman | Feb 16
This Cold War story of two emotionally fraught chess matches has too many moving pieces.

 Review :: Sir

Review :: Sir

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Feb 23
"SIR" the new album by the electronic duo Fischerspooner is appropriately entitled and is proof that the genre is thriving in an era where music has become so homogenous it's lost its pop! Pure and full of lust; indulge yourself.


Business

NPR Adopts New Measures After Sex Harassment Investigation

NPR Adopts New Measures After Sex Harassment Investigation

CORPORATE | Feb 23
National Public Radio has adopted a series of measures to improve its workplace culture, following an independent investigation into sex harassment issues stemming from the ouster of a top executive.


Technology

Shooting Survivors Endure New Assault - from Online Trolls

Shooting Survivors Endure New Assault - from Online Trolls

PERSONAL TECH | By Alina Hartounian | Feb 23
Just days after watching their classmates die, survivors of the Florida school shooting came under a different kind of assault, this time from online trolls who threatened the students as they seek tighter gun laws.


Finance

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

REAL ESTATE | By Beth Buczynski | Jan 27
Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.


Style

Brooklyn Bites: 3 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants

Brooklyn Bites: 3 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants

FOOD/DRINK | By Kelsy Chauvin | Feb 23
When the urge for a salty rim or tangy chili sauce beckons, consider Brooklyn -- New York's growing center of Mexican gastronomy.


Health/Fitness

4 Reasons Why People Fear Dentists (And Why They Shouldn't)

4 Reasons Why People Fear Dentists (And Why They Shouldn't)

HEALTH | Feb 23
According to WebMD, between 9 and 20 percent of Americans steer clear of the dentist because of fear and anxiety. Dentists say those numbers have spurred the industry to find new ways to reduce pain and allay fear and anxiety.


Travel

On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Art Trail in Mexico City

On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Art Trail in Mexico City

FINE ARTS | By Anita Snow | Feb 23
All around Mexico City, Frida and Diego-philes can find the couple's work at over a dozen museums and public spaces. Here are some stops on the Kahlo-Rivera trail.


Nightlife

Gay Day at the Circus Spectacular!

Gay Day at the Circus Spectacular!

What could be better that nimble athletic bodies performing acrobatic feats for your thrills, pleasure and delight? Join us for "GAY DAY AT THE CIRCUS SPECTACULAR!"