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Monument Memorializes 4,400 Lynching Victims

NEWS | Apr 24
The lynchings that killed thousands of people and terrorized generations of blacks in the U.S. are solemnly commemorated in a new memorial in Alabama's capital city. **Warning: Graphic Images**

Hepatitis Vaccines Urged for Travelers to Kentucky and Michigan

Hepatitis Vaccines Urged for Travelers to Kentucky and Michigan

Indiana health officials are advising residents to get vaccinated for hepatitis A if their summer plans include visits to Kentucky or Michigan.

Fashion and Etiquette for the Royal Wedding

Fashion and Etiquette for the Royal Wedding

STYLE | By Leanne Italie | Apr 24
Grab those nude stockings, ladies. You'll be at a royal wedding, after all.

After Close Vote, Panel Sends Pompeo Nomination to Senate

After Close Vote, Panel Sends Pompeo Nomination to Senate

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro | Apr 24
Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, avoided a rare rebuke Monday as the Senate Foreign Relations Committee narrowly recommended him.

CDC Chief Makes $375K, Far Exceeding His Predecessors' Pay

CDC Chief Makes $375K, Far Exceeding His Predecessors' Pay

NEWS | By Mike Stobbe | Apr 24
The new head of the nation's top public health agency is getting paid nearly twice what his predecessor made and far more than other past directors, government officials confirmed.

Paris Hilton Talks #MeToo, Marriage and Becoming a Mom

Paris Hilton Talks #MeToo, Marriage and Becoming a Mom

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Apr 24
Paris Hilton "literally regrets" saying before the 2016 election that women who accused then-candidate Donald Trump of sexual misconduct were merely after fame and attention.

Avicii's Family Thanks Fans for Support After His Death

Avicii's Family Thanks Fans for Support After His Death

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Apr 24
The family of Avicii is thanking his fans for their support days after the superstar DJ died.

Spokesman: George HW Bush is Eager to Get Well, Go to Maine

Spokesman: George HW Bush is Eager to Get Well, Go to Maine

NEWS | By Michael Graczyk | Apr 24
Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said.

Prince Heirs Sue Illinois Hospital Over Care During Overdose

Prince Heirs Sue Illinois Hospital Over Care During Overdose

NEWS | By Amy Forliti | Apr 24
Prince's heirs sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to his death.

For the First Time, Facebook Spells Out What it Forbids

For the First Time, Facebook Spells Out What it Forbids

NEWS | By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 24
If you've ever wondered exactly what sorts of things Facebook would like you not to do on its service, you're in luck.


Entertainment

 Review :: Grease - 40th Anniversary Edition

Review :: Grease - 40th Anniversary Edition

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 24
Forty years after it took the movie house by storm, "Grease" looks and sounds better than ever. The 40th anniversary Blu-ray edition arrives hot on the heels of the restoration's (very brief, very limited) return to cinemas.


Business

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

FINANCE | By Marcy Gordon | Apr 24
The tax overhaul that took effect Jan. 1 provides generous permanent breaks for corporations and wealthy Americans, while those for individuals and families are only temporary.


Technology

Financial Expert Taking Facebook to UK Court over Fake Ads

Financial Expert Taking Facebook to UK Court over Fake Ads

PERSONAL TECH | Apr 24
A personal finance expert launched a lawsuit against Facebook in Britain on Monday, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

China Auto Show Highlights Industry's Electric Ambitions

China Auto Show Highlights Industry's Electric Ambitions

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Apr 23
The biggest global auto show of the year showcases China's ambitions to become a leader in electric cars and the industry's multibillion-dollar scramble to roll out models that appeal to price-conscious but demanding Chinese drivers.


Style

Toss That Romain! E. coli Outbreak Hits Hard

Toss That Romain! E. coli Outbreak Hits Hard

FOOD/DRINK | By Terry Tang | Apr 23
U.S. health officials on Friday told consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and warned restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak.


Travel

After Air Accidents, Survivors Grapple with Flying Again

After Air Accidents, Survivors Grapple with Flying Again

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 24
Survivors of air accidents often proclaim that their survival was a miracle. But what follows is another kind of miracle: Many survivors manage to get past the horror and onto planes again. How do they do it?


Nightlife

Imperial Court of Rhode Island's Coronation XXVI :: April 21, 2018

Imperial Court of Rhode Island's Coronation XXVI :: April 21, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 23
With guests from across the U. S. and Canada, Providence was the place to be as the Imperial Court of Rhode Island held their 26th Coronation. Congratulations to Emperor XXVI Tom B. Lovely-Austenson and Regent Empress for Reign XXVI Jealousy Jonz.