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Jennifer Lopez Makes Up Concert Interrupted by Power Outage

Jennifer Lopez Makes Up Concert Interrupted by Power Outage

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
Jennifer Lopez kept her word to fans who were disappointed when a power outage in New York City forced her to postpone her concert over the weekend.

Trump Abortion Rule Seen as Blow Against Planned Parenthood

Trump Abortion Rule Seen as Blow Against Planned Parenthood

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 16
Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration says.

Former Iowa Official Wins $1.5M in Discrimination Case

Former Iowa Official Wins $1.5M in Discrimination Case

NEWS | By David Pitt | Jul 16
Former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and a staffer discriminated against the state's then-commissioner of workers' compensation in 2011 because he's gay, and the ex-official is entitled to $1.5 million for emotional distress, a jury said Monday.

NYC High School Student Convicted in 2017 Classroom Slaying

NYC High School Student Convicted in 2017 Classroom Slaying

NEWS | Jul 16
A New York City high school student was convicted on Monday of manslaughter and assault in the fatal stabbing of a classmate the assailant claimed had bullied him.

Indiana Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Black Man Resigns

Indiana Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Black Man Resigns

NEWS | Jul 16
A white Indiana police officer who fatally shot a black man, sparking protests and roiling the presidential campaign of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, has resigned, the local police union announced Monday.

Graphic Suicide Scene Edited Out of '13 Reasons Why' Finale

Graphic Suicide Scene Edited Out of '13 Reasons Why' Finale

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
Netflix has decided to remove a graphic suicide scene from the Season 1 finale of its show "13 Reasons Why" as the series prepares to launch its third season.

Young 'Lion King' Actors had Beyoncé-Size Shoes to Fill

Young 'Lion King' Actors had Beyoncé-Size Shoes to Fill

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 16
The pressure was on for young actors Shahadi Wright Joseph and JD McCrary when they got word that they'd been cast as the voices of young Nala and young Simba in "The Lion King."

Australian Model Sentenced for Airline Flight Disturbance

Australian Model Sentenced for Airline Flight Disturbance

STYLE | By Andrew Dalton | Jul 16
An Australian model was sentenced Monday in Los Angeles to community service and probation for slapping a flight attendant and going on an obscene tirade during a flight, with a federal judge saying he believed she was deeply remorseful and did not deserv

Trump Renews Racist Criticism, Says Many Agree with Him

Trump Renews Racist Criticism, Says Many Agree with Him

NEWS | By Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin, and Jonathan Lemire | Jul 16
Defiant in the face of widespread criticism, President Trump renewed his belligerent call for four Democratic congresswomen of color to get out of the U.S. "right now."

Vegan is the New Vegetarian: Why Supermarkets Need to Go 'Plant-Based'

Vegan is the New Vegetarian: Why Supermarkets Need to Go 'Plant-Based'

With major news outlets such as The Economist and Forbes declaring 2019 the "year of the vegan", the trend promises to continue.


News

'Many People Agree with Me': Trump Digs in on Racist Tweets

'Many People Agree with Me': Trump Digs in on Racist Tweets

NATIONAL | By Jill Colvin, Jonathan Lemire and Calvin Woodward | Jul 15
Unbowed by searing criticism, President Donald Trump on Monday emphatically defended his tweet calling on four Democratic congresswomen of color to go back to their "broken and crime infested" countries.


Entertainment

Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party
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Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party

FOOD/DRINK | Jul 8
A television network is inviting you to a dinner party with characters from "The Office" — aromatically speaking.

 Review :: Hold Back The Dawn

Review :: Hold Back The Dawn

MOVIES | By Sam Cohen | Jul 16
Director Mitchell Leisen's 1941 romantic drama "Hold Back the Dawn" has been restored beautifully for an incredible new Arrow Films Blu-ray. Pick this release up immediately.


Business

Facebook's New Currency Plan under Scrutiny in Congress

Facebook's New Currency Plan under Scrutiny in Congress

FINANCE | By Marcy Gordon | Jul 16
Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers, as it's shadowed by negative comments from President Donald Trump, his treasury secretary and the head of the Federal Reserve.


Technology

SpaceX: Leaky Valve Caused Crew Capsule to Explode in Test

SpaceX: Leaky Valve Caused Crew Capsule to Explode in Test

PERSONAL TECH | By Marcia Dunn | Jul 16
A leaky valve caused a SpaceX crew capsule to explode during a ground test back in April, destroying the spacecraft and dealing a blow to the company's effort to launch astronauts.


Style

Venezuelan Migrants Take Arepas to New Lands Amid Crisis

Venezuelan Migrants Take Arepas to New Lands Amid Crisis

FOOD/DRINK | By Christine Armario | Jul 16
Venezuelans like to jest that their beloved arepas are so widely consumed that babies come out of the womb with the corn flatbreads already in hand.


Travel

Atlantia Chosen to Help Relaunch Italy's Alitalia Airline

Atlantia Chosen to Help Relaunch Italy's Alitalia Airline

Jul 16
The state railway running Italy's Alitalia airline chose the Atlantia group of the Benetton empire as the final partner to work with the railway, the Italian treasury and Delta Air Lines on trying once again to relaunch the struggling flagship carrier.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 15
It was a beautiful sunny day as the crowds came out to enjoy the San Diego Pride Parade and to support the LGBTQ community. People cheered as the participants marched through Hillcrest into Balboa Park for the Pride Celebration.