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House Win Part of Major Realignment in Southern California

House Win Part of Major Realignment in Southern California

NEWS | By Michael R. Blood | Nov 18
Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California on Saturday, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.

GOP Legislatures Try to Curb Democratic Governors' Power

GOP Legislatures Try to Curb Democratic Governors' Power

NEWS | By David Eggert | Nov 18
With their grip on power set to loosen come January, Republicans in several states are considering last-ditch laws that would weaken existing or incoming Democratic governors and advance their own conservative agendas.

Ed Department Investigates Claims Against Women's Programs

Ed Department Investigates Claims Against Women's Programs

NEWS | By Maria Danilova | Nov 18
At home in Turkey, Kursat Pekgoz considered himself a feminist. In the world of American higher education, where he is now pursuing a doctorate in English literature, the 30-year-old activist says it is men who are being treated unfairly.

Finland's President Rakes Memory for Source of Trump Remark

Finland's President Rakes Memory for Source of Trump Remark

NEWS | Nov 18
Finland's president isn't sure where U.S. President Donald Trump got the idea that raking is part of his country's routine for managing its substantial forests.

'Fantastic Beasts' Flies to Top of Weekend Box Office

'Fantastic Beasts' Flies to Top of Weekend Box Office

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Nov 18
"Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" crawled, slithered and flew its way to the top of the weekend box office with a $62.2 million opening in the U.S. and Canada, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Sean Anders Turns His 'Instant Family' Experience into A Hollywood Comedy

Sean Anders Turns His 'Instant Family' Experience into A Hollywood Comedy

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Nov 18
Over the past few years Sean Anders has made himself the go-to guy in Hollywood for raucous family comedies such as "Where the Millers" and the "Daddy's Home" franchise. But with "Instant Family," things got personal.

1st Black Democratic Nominee for Florida Gov Gives Up Race

1st Black Democratic Nominee for Florida Gov Gives Up Race

NEWS | By Gary Fineout and Brendan Farrington | Nov 18
Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida's young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades of Republican control of the governor's office, ended his hard-fought campaign Saturday.

Pope: the Din of 'Ever More Rich' Drown Out Cries of Poor

Pope: the Din of 'Ever More Rich' Drown Out Cries of Poor

NEWS | Nov 18
Pope Francis is praying with thousands of poor people in the splendor of St. Peter's Basilica and decrying that the "few rich" grow even wealthier.

Disney Details New 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' Attractions

Disney Details New 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' Attractions

BUSINESS | Nov 18
"Star Wars" fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle.

Rail Cars Fall from Georgia Overpass; No Injuries Reported

Rail Cars Fall from Georgia Overpass; No Injuries Reported

NEWS | Nov 17
Rail cars tumbled from an overpass onto a Georgia highway on Saturday, causing an evacuation and traffic headaches in a small town but resulting in no injuries.


News

 Trump Administration Denies Reaching Conclusion on Khashoggi

Trump Administration Denies Reaching Conclusion on Khashoggi

POLITICS | By Deb Riechmann | Nov 17
The Trump administration denied on Saturday that it had reached a final determination about Jamal Khashoggi, whose murder in the Saudi Consulate in Turkey was ordered by the kingdom's crown prince, according to a U.S. official has said.


Entertainment

 Review :: A Bronx Tale
Los Angeles, CA

Review :: A Bronx Tale

THEATRE | By Kevin Taft | Nov 9
It really just comes down to the fact that this story doesn't really work as a musical. It's a great One-Man show and a compelling film, but as a whimsical stage show, not so much.

Goldberg, Hathaway, Bourdain Among NJ Hall of Fame Nominees

Goldberg, Hathaway, Bourdain Among NJ Hall of Fame Nominees

CULTURE | By Wayne Parry | Nov 17
Actresses Whoopi Goldberg and Anne Hathaway, comedian Chris Rock, "Seinfeld" star Jason Alexander, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito and Anthony Bourdain are among the latest nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame.


Business

Why A Salmonella Outbreak Shouldn't Ruin Your Thanksgiving

Why A Salmonella Outbreak Shouldn't Ruin Your Thanksgiving

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Nov 18
There's no reason to skip Thanksgiving dinner because of a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey, according to health officials who've been monitoring the year-old outbreak.


Technology

Fight over Dinosaur Fossils Comes Down to What's A Mineral

Fight over Dinosaur Fossils Comes Down to What's A Mineral

SCIENCE | By Amy Beth Hanson | Nov 18
About 66 million years after two dinosaurs died apparently locked in battle on the plains of modern-day Montana, an unusual fight over who owns the entangled fossils has become a multimillion-dollar issue that hinges on the legal definition of "mineral."


Style

Pet Lovers Meet Pet Stars at Manhattan's PetCon

Pet Lovers Meet Pet Stars at Manhattan's PetCon

HOME | Nov 18
Pet lovers are getting to meet some pet stars from social media this weekend at PetCon in New York City, a convention dedicated to all things linked to beloved animals.


Health/Fitness

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

HEALTH | Nov 17
Consumer healthcare company Nurx lets you complete all of the testing required before initiating PrEP from the comfort and convenience of your own home.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.