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Last Straw: Fed-up Arizona Democrats Censure Sen. Sinema

Last Straw: Fed-up Arizona Democrats Censure Sen. Sinema

NEWS | By Jonathan J. Cooper | Jan 23
Leaders of the Arizona Democratic Party voted Saturday to censure U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Sinema, citing "her failure to do whatever it takes to ensure the health of our democracy.''

Ian Alexander Jr., Only Child Of Regina King, Dies at Age 26

Ian Alexander Jr., Only Child Of Regina King, Dies at Age 26

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Jan 23
Ian Alexander Jr., the only child of award-winning actor and director Regina King, has died. He turned 26 on Wednesday

Video Shows Struggle that Preceded Restrained Teen's Death

Video Shows Struggle that Preceded Restrained Teen's Death

NEWS | Jan 23
Surveillance video shows a Black 17-year-old struggling with staff at a Wichita juvenile center last fall before he died after he was restrained facedown for more than 30 minutes.

Young Officer Slain in Harlem Joined to Help 'Chaotic City'

Young Officer Slain in Harlem Joined to Help 'Chaotic City'

NEWS | By Bobby Caina Calvan and Michael R. Sisak | Jan 23
NYC police officers Jason Rivera and Wilbert Mora were shot Friday night while answering a call about an argument between a woman and her adult son. Mora, 27, suffered a serious head wound, police said.

Death Reported on Atlantis 30th Anniversary Cruise

Death Reported on Atlantis 30th Anniversary Cruise

NEWS | Jan 22
It is reported that there has been a death onboard the Atlantis Events' 30th Anniversary Cruise on Royal Caribbean'sĀ Oasis of the Seas, but such deaths are not out of the ordinary.

Adam Rippon Looks Back at His Role in 2018 Olympics

Adam Rippon Looks Back at His Role in 2018 Olympics

NEWS | By Barry Wilner | Jan 22
Adam Rippon, who came out publicly in October 2015, was the first openly gay athlete to represent the United States in Olympic competition.

Is HBO Max Breaking the Full-Frontal Taboo?

Is HBO Max Breaking the Full-Frontal Taboo?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 22
With "And Just Like That" featuring full-frontal nudity, another HBO Max series pushes the boundaries of what can be seen on television, and joins a number of the other networks show in doing so.

'SNL' Comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson Buy Staten Island Ferry Boat

'SNL' Comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson Buy Staten Island Ferry Boat

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 22
"Saturday Night Live" comics Colin Jost and Pete Davidson have purchased a decommissioned Staten Island Ferry boat for $280,100 with plans to turn it into New York's hottest club.

Mother: Teachers Manipulated Child to Change Gender Identity

Mother: Teachers Manipulated Child to Change Gender Identity

NEWS | By Brian Melley | Jan 22
A mother who claims teachers secretly manipulated her 11-year-old daughter into changing her gender identity and name has filed a legal case against a tiny California school district.

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Welcome First Child

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Welcome First Child

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 21
Priyanka Chopra Jonas and her husband Nick Jonas announced on their Instagram pages Friday that they welcomed their first child together. She said a surrogate gave birth to the couple's baby on Jan. 15.


News

Ralph Lauren Unveils Team USA's Opening Olympic Uniforms

Ralph Lauren Unveils Team USA's Opening Olympic Uniforms

FASHION | By Leanne Italie | Jan 21
Team USA's opening ceremony uniforms for the Beijing Olympics include some sneaky new warming technology, along with a handy front pouch and a cinch waist on anoraks in navy and white.


Entertainment

Review: Genre-busting 'Journey To Shiloh' Gets the Reevaluation It Deserves

Review: Genre-busting 'Journey To Shiloh' Gets the Reevaluation It Deserves

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | Jan 22
"Journey to Shiloh" boasts an ultimate "war sucks" message, a cast of six hot young dudes on horseback and a campy opening and closing song. Oh, and James Caan. The first three are enough for me to recommend it!


Business

Amazon Plans Clothing Store for Southern California Mall

Amazon Plans Clothing Store for Southern California Mall

FASHION | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Jan 20
Amazon says it plans to open a clothing store in a Southern California mall later this year, a first for the online behemoth and a fresh challenge for already struggling traditional retailers.


Finance

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

By John Raby, Fatima Hussein, and Josh Boak | Jan 14
For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit.


Cars

Edmunds: The Hottest Cars to Look Out for in 2022

Edmunds: The Hottest Cars to Look Out for in 2022

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Cantu, Edmunds | Jan 22
The experts at Edmunds have compiled a list of the five hottest vehicles that will arrive at dealerships in the next six to nine months.


Health/Fitness

CDC Study Shows Booster Shots Needed Against Omicron

CDC Study Shows Booster Shots Needed Against Omicron

HEALTH | By Mike Stobbe | Jan 21
Three studies released Friday offered more evidence that COVID-19 vaccines are standing up to the omicron variant, at least among people who received booster shots.


Travel

10 Best Things to Do in San Francisco in 2022

10 Best Things to Do in San Francisco in 2022

Jan 21
Food, drink, wall-to-wall history, and pride in abundance: Where can you find so much of all these things but in San Francisco? Here are some of our picks for what to do in the city.