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Brain Scans Reveal Trans Brains

Brain Scans Reveal Trans Brains

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 23
Science agrees with lived experience: Researchers have shown that trans people - including children - have brain structures that resemble that of the gender they innately know themselves to be

More Employees Taking Advantage of Wellness Programs

More Employees Taking Advantage of Wellness Programs

More than half of employees with access to workplace wellness programs say the programs have made a positive impact on their health.

Keith Richards: Touring 'One of the Few Habits I Haven't Given Up'

Keith Richards: Touring 'One of the Few Habits I Haven't Given Up'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 23
Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood look ahead to The Rolling Stones' homecoming gigs in London.

Comcast v. Disney: A Fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

Comcast v. Disney: A Fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

NEWS | May 23
Comcast may make an offer for Twenty-First Century Fox, potentially putting it in a head-to-head bidding war with Disney.

Caitlyn Jenner Says She Won't Support Trump's Reelection

Caitlyn Jenner Says She Won't Support Trump's Reelection

NEWS | May 23
In an in-depth interview with Vice's Broadly, Caitlyn Jenner offered updates on her relationship with the Kardashian family, as well as her feelings towards President Donald Trump, whom she supported and voted for during the 2016 presidential election.

14 Mass. High School Boys Accused of Spray-Painting Swastikas, Gay Slurs May Avoid Criminal Charges

14 Mass. High School Boys Accused of Spray-Painting Swastikas, Gay Slurs May Avoid Criminal Charges

NEWS | May 23
Fourteen boys who are accused of spray-painting swastikas and gay slurs at Arlington High School in Arlington, Mass. may avoid criminal charges.

WHO Says Ebola Response on 'Knife's Edge' - Timing is Key

WHO Says Ebola Response on 'Knife's Edge' - Timing is Key

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jamey Keaten | May 23
The World Health Organization is accelerating its efforts with nine countries neighboring Congo to try to prevent the current Ebola outbreak from spreading beyond the border.

For Robert Indiana, 'LOVE' was a Complicated Relationship

For Robert Indiana, 'LOVE' was a Complicated Relationship

NEWS | By David Sharp | May 23
Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s "LOVE" series, died at his secluded island home off the Maine coast having never found the type of lasting love that was celebrated by thousands through his iconic work.

Trump Seethes Over Russia Probe, Calls for End to 'SPYGATE'

Trump Seethes Over Russia Probe, Calls for End to 'SPYGATE'

NEWS | By Anne Flaherty, Desmond Butler and Chad Day | May 23
Trump escalated his efforts to discredit the Russia investigation, saying the FBI was caught in a "MAJOR spy scandal" for using secret informant to determine whether some of Trump's campaign aides were working with Russia ahead of the 2016 election.

Airlines Obey Beijing's Demand to Call Taiwan Part of China

Airlines Obey Beijing's Demand to Call Taiwan Part of China

NEWS | By Erika Kinetz | May 23
British Airways, Lufthansa and Air Canada are among 20 carriers that now refer to Taiwan as a part of China on their global websites.


News

Gay Kentucky Man Loses Bid to Challenge GOP Clerk Kim Davis

Gay Kentucky Man Loses Bid to Challenge GOP Clerk Kim Davis

NATIONAL | By Adam Beam and Dylan Lovan | May 23
A gay man in eastern Kentucky has lost his bid to challenge Republican county clerk Kim Davis, who went to jail three years ago for denying him and others marriage licenses in the aftermath of an historic U.S. Supreme Court decision.


Entertainment

Pennsylvania Ballet Soloist James Ihde Hangs Up his Dancebelt
Philadelphia, PA

Pennsylvania Ballet Soloist James Ihde Hangs Up his Dancebelt

CULTURE | By Lewis Whittington | May 14
Pennsylvania Ballet soloist James Ihde is retiring after 25 years, a rare achievement in itself, but rarer still, the fact that he took his final bows in top form.

'Roseanne' Ends Season with a Hopeful Note as Storms Brew

'Roseanne' Ends Season with a Hopeful Note as Storms Brew

TELEVISION | By Mark Kennedy | May 23
The reboot of "Roseanne" ended the season Tuesday with a flood, a feast and a prayer. It was a hopeful climax to a show that's been popular and yet also divisive.


Business

Mass School Shootings Mostly Happening in Small-Town America

Mass School Shootings Mostly Happening in Small-Town America

LEGAL | By Lisa Marie Pane | May 23
If you want to know where mass school shootings are most likely to occur, look no farther than small-town and suburban America.


Technology

'Jurassic Park' Dinosaur Expert's Next Big Thing: Holograms

'Jurassic Park' Dinosaur Expert's Next Big Thing: Holograms

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt Volz | May 23
Paleontologist Jack Horner wants to transport people back in time to see a feathered Tyrannosaurus rex colored bright red and a blue triceratops with red fringe similar to a rooster's comb.


Finance

Many Cancer Patients Juggle Care Along with Financial Pain

Many Cancer Patients Juggle Care Along with Financial Pain

HEALTH | By Tom Murphy | May 22
As treatment costs soar and insurance coverage shrinks, hospitals and patient advocates around the U.S. are rushing to offer more help to patients.


Cars

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

AUTO NEWS | May 22
Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.


Health/Fitness

Trump Wades Deeper Into Abortion Politics as Midterms Loom

Trump Wades Deeper Into Abortion Politics as Midterms Loom

POLITICS | By Jill Colvin | May 22
In the lead-up to the midterm elections, President Trump, the thrice-married ex-Democrat who used to describe himself as "very pro-choice" is offering catnip to conservative voters with a new administration push to strip funding from Planned Parenthood.


Nightlife

Theater Offensive's ClimACTS :: May 16, 2018

Theater Offensive's ClimACTS :: May 16, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 22
Abe Rybeck and the Theater Offensive hosted their annual fundraiser ClimACTS at Royale last Wednesday night and it was quite a sexy spectacular. See who came out.