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PopUps: Roseanne Barr Responds to Character's Fate on 'The Conners'

PopUps: Roseanne Barr Responds to Character's Fate on 'The Conners'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 17
Roseanne Barr took to Twitter Tuesday to react to the fate of her character — Roseanne Conner — on the "The Conners," the new ABC spinoff show that features the entire cast of "Roseanne" except Barr.

Mega Millions Jackpot Now $868M, 2nd Largest in US History

Mega Millions Jackpot Now $868M, 2nd Largest in US History

NEWS | Oct 17
The already-giant Mega Millions prize is now at $868 million after a drawing Tuesday night turned up no winners.

Canada Now World's Largest Legal Marijuana Marketplace

Canada Now World's Largest Legal Marijuana Marketplace

NEWS | By Rob Gillies and Gene Johnson | Oct 17
Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland. Power was first in line at a store in St. John's, Newfoundland.

Democrats' Not-So-Secret Plan to Fight Midterm Malaise

Democrats' Not-So-Secret Plan to Fight Midterm Malaise

NEWS | By Juana Summers | Oct 17
Less than three weeks before Election Day, Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters head to the polls. It's all part of an effort to avoid the disappointment of previous elections when low turnout dashed high expectations.

Trump Tells AP He Won't Accept Blame if GOP Loses House

Trump Tells AP He Won't Accept Blame if GOP Loses House

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey, Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller | Oct 17
Facing the prospect of bruising electoral defeat in congressional elections, President Donald Trump said he won't accept the blame if his party loses control of the House in November.

'Anything You Can Imagine' Recounts Quest to Film Tolkien

'Anything You Can Imagine' Recounts Quest to Film Tolkien

ENTERTAINMENT | By Douglass K. Daniel | Oct 17
Reaching the final sentence in film writer Ian Nathan's 576-page exploration of movie director Peter Jackson's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy requires the stoicism of Frodo and the vigor of Gandalf.

Would You Take 'The Oath?' Talking with Ike Barinholtz About His Dark Holiday Comedy

Would You Take 'The Oath?' Talking with Ike Barinholtz About His Dark Holiday Comedy

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Oct 16
Actor Ike Barinholtz saw the possibility of something scary in President Trump's demands of loyalty & turned it into a movie. EDGE spoke to Barinholtz about "The Oath," the new film he wrote, directed and co-stars in.

Elizabeth Warren's DNA Claim Inflames Some Native Americans

Elizabeth Warren's DNA Claim Inflames Some Native Americans

NEWS | By Sean Murphy | Oct 16
The DNA test that Sen. Elizabeth Warren used to try to rebut the ridicule of President Donald Trump angered some Native Americans, who complained that the genetic analysis cheapens the identities of tribal members with deeper ties to the Indian past.

Nevada Pimp Who Starred in HBO Series Found Dead

Nevada Pimp Who Starred in HBO Series Found Dead

NEWS | By Ken Ritter and Michelle L. Price | Oct 16
Dennis Hof, a legal pimp who gained notoriety for an HBO series about his business and who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate for the state Legislature, has died, Nevada authorities said Tuesday.

Late Football Star Aaron Hernandez Had Gay Relationship in High School

Late Football Star Aaron Hernandez Had Gay Relationship in High School

NEWS | Oct 16
Aaron Hernandez, the late NFL star-turned-convicted murderer, kept a long-time gay relationship secret while in high school.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Color Purple
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Review :: The Color Purple

THEATRE | By Rob Urbinati | Oct 15
John Doyle's adaptation and direction of "The Color Purple" are masterful, and The Paper Mill Playhouse production is superb. Hell, yes!

 Review :: Hunter Killer

Review :: Hunter Killer

MOVIES | By Brian Shaer | Oct 16
The audience is treated to super-cool underwater sequences of torpedoes whizzing by and military submarines gliding through the deep like maritime Millennium Falcons.


Business

Marijuana Legalization in Canada Won't Change NHL - Yet

Marijuana Legalization in Canada Won't Change NHL - Yet

CORPORATE | By Stephen Whyno | Oct 17
As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. Now a handful of years into retirement, Cote is a proponent of cannabis and its oils,


Technology

Global Warming to Leave Us Crying in Costlier Beer

Global Warming to Leave Us Crying in Costlier Beer

FOOD/DRINK | By Seth Borenstein | Oct 17
Add beer to chocolate , coffee and wine as some of life's little pleasures that global warming will make scarcer and costlier, scientists say.


Finance

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

HEALTH | By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez | Oct 16
The study in the journal Health Affairs found that immigrants covered by private health insurance and their employers contributed nearly $25 billion more in premiums in 2014 than was spent on their care


Cars

Tesla Secures Land in Shanghai for First Factory Outside U.S.

Tesla Secures Land in Shanghai for First Factory Outside U.S.

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Oct 17
Electric auto brand Tesla Inc. said it signed an agreement Wednesday to secure land in Shanghai for its first factory outside the United States, pushing ahead with development despite mounting U.S.-Chinese trade tensions.


Style

Behind the Scenes: 2019 Australian Firefighters Animal Calendar

HOME | Oct 17
Twelve months of hot Australian firemen with native animals from Australia zoo along with rescue horses, cats, dogs and farm animals.


Travel

'JetBlue For Good' Launches Voluntourism Vacation Contest

'JetBlue For Good' Launches Voluntourism Vacation Contest

CORPORATE | Oct 16
JetBlue today announced that it is putting good on the map. Literally. To celebrate the airline's nonstop commitment to giving back and good deeds, JetBlue is adding a new destination to its network this November — Destination Good.