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Uganda Expected to Charge 75 After Raid of LGBT-Friendly Bar

Uganda Expected to Charge 75 After Raid of LGBT-Friendly Bar

NEWS | Nov 12
A human rights lawyer in Uganda says 75 people will be charged in court after police raided a gay-friendly bar. Activists call it the latest attack on the LGBT community.

Former President Jimmy Carter Enters Hospital for Surgery

Former President Jimmy Carter Enters Hospital for Surgery

NEWS | By Jay Reeves and Shameka Dudley-Lowe | Nov 12
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was going into surgery Tuesday morning at Emory University Hospital to relieve pressure on his brain, his spokeswoman said.

Trump, 2020 Dem Contenders Tout Efforts to Boost Veterans

Trump, 2020 Dem Contenders Tout Efforts to Boost Veterans

NEWS | By Hope Yen and Hunter Woodall | Nov 12
On Veterans Day, President Donald Trump paid tribute to America's troops at a New York City parade as top 2020 Democratic candidates outlined their plans for the Department of Veterans Affairs, such as naming a woman to run the agency for the first time.

Clinton Criticizes UK for Blocking Russian Influence Report

Clinton Criticizes UK for Blocking Russian Influence Report

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | Nov 12
Hillary Clinton says she's "dumbfounded" that the U.K. government has failed to release a report on Russian influence in British politics as the country prepares for national elections.

Judge Dismisses Trump Lawsuit Against NY Over Tax Returns

Judge Dismisses Trump Lawsuit Against NY Over Tax Returns

NEWS | Nov 11
A federal judge in Washington has dismissed a lawsuit from President Donald Trump against New York officials aimed at preventing the release of his tax returns.

Scientific Groups Remove Job Posts Over LGBTQ Policy at BYU

Scientific Groups Remove Job Posts Over LGBTQ Policy at BYU

NEWS | Nov 11
Two well-known scientific groups have dropped job postings from their websites from Brigham Young University because of the school's LGBTQ policies, igniting a debate on whether research organizations should take a stance on social issues.

Klobuchar: Woman with Buttigieg's Record Would Miss Debate

Klobuchar: Woman with Buttigieg's Record Would Miss Debate

NEWS | By Sara Burnett | Nov 11
Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she and other top female presidential candidates wouldn't be on the debate stage if they had the same experience as Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

Something Old, Something New for Michael Stipe

Something Old, Something New for Michael Stipe

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder | Nov 11
After Michael Stipe opens a gate to the abandoned Manhattan storefront that serves as his studio, you find a man easily traversing his past, present and future creative lives.

Big Names Like Marvel, Star Wars as Disney Streaming Debuts

Big Names Like Marvel, Star Wars as Disney Streaming Debuts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mae Anderson | Nov 11
Disney will sprinkle its pixie dust on the streaming arena Tuesday, as its Disney Plus service debuts with an arsenal of marquee franchises including Marvel and Star Wars, original series with a built-in fan base and a cheap price to boot.

Fox Legal Analyst Napolitano Emerges as Trump Critic

Fox Legal Analyst Napolitano Emerges as Trump Critic

NEWS | By David Bauder | Nov 11
More than two decades into his career as a commentator at Fox News Channel, Andrew Napolitano reached a milestone of sorts when he was called a "fool" on his own network.


Business

Meeting on Proposal to Prosecute Journalists Back On

Meeting on Proposal to Prosecute Journalists Back On

LEGAL | Nov 12
Officials in southwestern Wisconsin are going ahead with a meeting on a resolution that calls for prosecuting journalists who edit an upcoming news release on a water quality study.


Technology

Top Antitrust Enforcer Warns Big Tech over Data Collection

Top Antitrust Enforcer Warns Big Tech over Data Collection

PERSONAL TECH | By Frank Bajak | Nov 11
The Justice Department's top antitrust official warned Big Tech companies Friday that the government could pursue them for anticompetitive behavior related to their troves of user data, including for cutting off data access to competitors.


Finance

Warren Health Plan Departs From U.S. 'Social Insurance' Idea

Warren Health Plan Departs From U.S. 'Social Insurance' Idea

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Nov 8
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plan to pay for "Medicare for All" without raising taxes on the middle class departs from how the U.S. has traditionally financed bedrock social insurance programs.


Cars

Bloodhound Aims to Be World's Fastest Car in South Africa

Bloodhound Aims to Be World's Fastest Car in South Africa

AUTO NEWS | By Andrew Meldrum | Nov 11
An earthbound jet known as the Bloodhound became one of the world's 10 fastest cars last week, on target for its goal to set a new land speed record.


Style

Ben & Jerry's Sued Over 'Happy Cow' Characterizaion

Ben & Jerry's Sued Over 'Happy Cow' Characterizaion

FOOD/DRINK | Nov 11
Ben & Jerry's is facing a lawsuit accusing the ice cream maker and its parent company of false advertising by saying the milk and cream in its products comes from "happy cows."


Health/Fitness

Besieged in Portland, Oregon, Paramedics Get Defense Training

Besieged in Portland, Oregon, Paramedics Get Defense Training

HEALTH | By Gillian Flaccus | Nov 11
A rash of attacks in Portland, Oregon, have occured as the city responds to a growing number of 911 calls for patines in mental health or drug-related crises.


Nightlife

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

CRIME | Nov 5
Boston police are investigating an alleged assault on three men which took place early Saturday morning outside Jacque's Cabaret, Boston's oldest gay bar.