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Judge Partly Dismisses Ashley Judd Lawsuit against Weinstein

Judge Partly Dismisses Ashley Judd Lawsuit against Weinstein

NEWS | Sep 20
A federal judge has thrown out part of a lawsuit Ashley Judd filed against Harvey Weinstein that alleges he deliberately derailed her career when she turned him down sexually.

U2's Bono Says Pope's "Aghast" about Church Sex Abuse

U2's Bono Says Pope's "Aghast" about Church Sex Abuse

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
U2 frontman Bono has described Pope Francis as being "aghast" about sex abuse in the Catholic Church.

The LA Film Festival Gets a Fresh Fall Start

The LA Film Festival Gets a Fresh Fall Start

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Sep 20
The LA Film Festival may be in its 24th year, but the local independent film showcase is stepping up with a new fall date, starry premieres featuring the likes of Tiffany Haddish and Henry Cavill.

GOP Warns Time Running Out for Kavanaugh's Accuser to Talk

GOP Warns Time Running Out for Kavanaugh's Accuser to Talk

NEWS | By Alan Fram And Lisa Mascaro | Sep 20
Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers.

Giant Bong, Huggable Buds: Marijuana Museum Opens In Vegas

Giant Bong, Huggable Buds: Marijuana Museum Opens In Vegas

NEWS | By Regina Garcia Cano | Sep 20
A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets. Las Vegas' newest attraction — and Instagram backdrop — is a museum celebrating all things cannabis.

Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

NEWS | By Seth Borenstein | Sep 20
A staple of summer — swarms of bugs — seems to be a thing of the past. And that's got scientists worried.

Trying to Hold State Trump Won, Mccaskill Feels Pull to Left

Trying to Hold State Trump Won, Mccaskill Feels Pull to Left

NEWS | By Sara Burnett | Sep 20
The college students and neighbors gathered at a St. Louis coffee shop seemed like one of the friendlier crowds Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill might face campaigning in heavily Republican Missouri.

Federal agency Says It Lost Track of 1,488 Migrant Children

Federal agency Says It Lost Track of 1,488 Migrant Children

NEWS | By Garance Burke | Sep 20
Twice in less than a year, the federal government has lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children after placing them in the homes of sponsors across the country, federal officials have acknowledged.

Women Slain in Border Patrol Case Endured Trying Lives

Women Slain in Border Patrol Case Endured Trying Lives

NEWS | By Susan Montoya Bryan and Matt Sedensky | Sep 20
Janelle Ortiz dreamed of becoming famous. Melissa Ramirez imagined a day when the street wasn't home and drugs not her preoccupation. Claudine Luera just ached to see her children do better than she had.

Frustration Builds as Carolina Residents Wait to Go Home

Frustration Builds as Carolina Residents Wait to Go Home

NEWS | By Claire Galofaro and Jeffrey Collins | Sep 20
Exhaustion and frustration are building in the Carolinas as thousands of people wait to go home days after Hurricane Florence unleashed epic floods blamed for at least 37 deaths.


News

How 65 Women Came to Kavanaugh's Defense in Matter of Hours

How 65 Women Came to Kavanaugh's Defense in Matter of Hours

POLITICS | By Jennifer Peltz and Michael Kunzelman | Sep 20
It started as a series of phone calls among old high-school friends and ended up embroiling 65 women in the firestorm over a sexual assault allegation that could shape the Supreme Court.


Business

Lufthansa Group Launches 'Stopover' Programs

Lufthansa Group Launches 'Stopover' Programs

CORPORATE | Sep 20
The Lufthansa Group is now offering two different stopover options that aim to help travelers make the most of their flights and connection times.


Finance

New Medicare Advantage Tool to Lower Prices May Wreak Havoc

New Medicare Advantage Tool to Lower Prices May Wreak Havoc

HEALTH | Sep 18
Starting next year, Medicare Advantage plans will be able to add restrictions on expensive, injectable drugs administered by doctors to treat cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, macular degeneration and other serious diseases.


Cars

Thousands of Cars Will Be Damaged by Florence's Floods

Thousands of Cars Will Be Damaged by Florence's Floods

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Sep 19
As flooding continues in the Carolinas after Hurricane Florence's massive rainfall, experts say high water will damage thousands of vehicles. Here are some answers to questions that might arise.


Style

Los Angeles Takes Step Toward Banning Fur Products

Los Angeles Takes Step Toward Banning Fur Products

FASHION | By Ariel Tu | Sep 19
Los Angeles, one of the world's major fashion centers and long a symbol of glitz and glamour, is taking steps to ban the sale of new fur products, a move that would make it the largest city in the U.S. to do so.


Travel

Newcomers Bring Decaying Kentucky Distillery Back to Life

Newcomers Bring Decaying Kentucky Distillery Back to Life

FOOD/DRINK | By Bruce Schreiner | Sep 19
Two newcomers to the whiskey business have resurrected the Old Taylor distillery and renamed it. And along with bourbon and rye, they hope once again to generate tourism.


Nightlife

Dallas Pride Parade Part One :: September 16, 2018

Dallas Pride Parade Part One :: September 16, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Sep 19
Crowds filled the streets to celebrate the 35th Alan Ross Freedom Parade for Pride 2018. The community was proud to honor gubernatorial candidate Lupe Valdez as well as Michael Doughman who is resigning as Executive Director after 18 years of service.