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Skittles Drains Rainbow Colors from Packaging to Honor LGBTQ Pride

Supreme Court Won't Put Transgender Inmate Surgery on Hold

In June, Skittles will again remove its signature rainbow design from packaging and the colors from its candies to recognize LGBTQ Pride month.

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Memorial Day Weekend Draws Crowds and Triggers Warnings

Memorial Day Weekend Draws Crowds and Triggers Warnings

By Curt Anderson and Brian Mahoney | May 24
The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities Sunday about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules.

Skittles Drains Rainbow Colors from Packaging to Honor LGBTQ Pride

Skittles Drains Rainbow Colors from Packaging to Honor LGBTQ Pride

May 24
In June, Skittles will again remove its signature rainbow design from packaging and the colors from its candies to recognize LGBTQ Pride month.

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

May 24
A Kentucky actor who appeared on the FX series "Baskets," and had been recently released on a rape charge shot and wounded a woman before killing himself, officers said.

Sessions, Running for Senate, Rejects Trump's Criticism

Sessions, Running for Senate, Rejects Trump's Criticism

By Kim Chandler | May 24
Jeff Sessions pushed back at President Donald Trump's criticism Saturday, telling Trump that he was "damn fortunate" Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation.

Virus, Economy, Trump and Cash Hamper GOP's Bid For House

Virus, Economy, Trump and Cash Hamper GOP's Bid For House

By Alan Fram | May 24
Republicans are brandishing the latest weapon in their uphill fight for House control this November: votes by moderate Democrats to pass a $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill promising benefits for immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally.

White House Goal on Testing Nursing Homes Unmet

White House Goal on Testing Nursing Homes Unmet

By Alan Suderman | May 24
Nearly two weeks ago the White House urged governors to ensure that every nursing home resident and staff member be tested for the coronavirus within 14 days. It's not going to happen.

Japanese Pro-Wrestler in Popular Reality Show Dies at 22

Japanese Pro-Wrestler in Popular Reality Show Dies at 22

May 24
Hana Kimura, a Japanese pro-wrestler who appeared in the latest series of the popular reality show "Terrace House," has died. She was 22.

In Fight Against Virus, South Africa Expects a Long Wait

In Fight Against Virus, South Africa Expects a Long Wait

By Andrew Meldrum | May 24
With her winning smile and outgoing nature, Fino Dlamini was a natural to succeed in South Africa's booming tourism industry.

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon at Protesters

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon at Protesters

By Zen Soo | May 24
Hong Kong police fired tear gas and a water cannon at protesters in a popular shopping district Sunday, as thousands took to the streets to march against China's move to impose national security legislation on the city.

SpaceX's 1st Astronaut Launch Breaking New Ground for Style

SpaceX's 1st Astronaut Launch Breaking New Ground for Style

By Marcia Dunn | May 24
The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.

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