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Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

Trump Task Force Recommends Ways to Boost Postal Service

By Jake Coyle |
A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.

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Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

By Jake Coyle | Dec 11
A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Dec 11
Hertz said Tuesday it is teaming up with Clear, the maker of biometric screening kiosks found at many airports, in an effort to slash the time it takes to pick up a rental car.

In Zimbabwe's Crisis, 'We Cannot Talk of Christmas Anymore'

In Zimbabwe's Crisis, 'We Cannot Talk of Christmas Anymore'

By Farai Mutsaka | Dec 11
The holiday mood is not catching on in a country where a currency crisis has forced people to risk jail time to buy basics such as medicine and food. Many Zimbabweans navigate from one currency to another, often tapping the black market.

New Zealand Law to Make Medical Marijuana Widely Available

New Zealand Law to Make Medical Marijuana Widely Available

By Nick Perry | Dec 11
New Zealand's government on Tuesday passed a law that will make medical marijuana widely available for thousands of patients over time.

Moonves Scandal Looms Over CBS Shareholder Meeting

Moonves Scandal Looms Over CBS Shareholder Meeting

By Mae Anderson and Alexandra Olson | Dec 11
With a $120 million severance package on the line, an investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Les Moonves will loom over the network's annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday.

Wisconsin GOP Legislation Eases Corporate Tax Break Rules

Wisconsin GOP Legislation Eases Corporate Tax Break Rules

By Todd Richmond | Dec 11
Companies seeking tax credits from Wisconsin's troubled job-creation agency would face less scrutiny under a provision Republicans included in a package of lame-duck legislation designed to weaken newly elected Democrats.

Some Trump Allies Starting to Worry About Investigations

Some Trump Allies Starting to Worry About Investigations

By Jonathan Lemire, Alan Fram, and Elana Schor | Dec 11
President Donald Trump's intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans. Despite his brash stance, they believe the turmoil has left him increasingly vulnerable.

Grindr Exec Quits Over President's Gay Marriage Remarks

Grindr Exec Quits Over President's Gay Marriage Remarks

Dec 10
The head of Grindr's communications announced he has resigned following remarks the gay dating app's president made about marriage equality.

Evers Not Optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker Will Veto Bills

Evers Not Optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker Will Veto Bills

Dec 10
Wisconsin's Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers said Sunday he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature that would limit the new governor's power.

Presidential Hopefuls Pushed to Go Big on Climate Change

Presidential Hopefuls Pushed to Go Big on Climate Change

By Elana Schor | Dec 10
Environmental activists are ramping up a pressure campaign designed to drum up Democratic support for a sweeping agenda to fight climate change, with the 2020 presidential campaign in their sights.

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