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Two Young Men Find Romance in Italy
San Francisco, CA

Two Young Men Find Romance in Italy

ARTS & CULTURE | By David Lamble | Dec 17
Romantic Italian director Luca Guadagnino's "Call Me by Your Name" provides LGBTQ filmgoers with a delicious boy-meets-boy romance.

US Judge Steps Down After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct

US Judge Steps Down After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct

NEWS | Dec 18
A prominent U.S. appeals court judge announced his retirement Monday days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments.

Survey Finds Americans Fall Victim to Common Cold Myths

Survey Finds Americans Fall Victim to Common Cold Myths

A survey released today from the Merck Manuals found that 88% of Americans are confident when it comes to treating cold symptoms, yet still buy into age-old myths.

5 Kinds of People Most Likely to Get the Holiday Blues 

5 Kinds of People Most Likely to Get the Holiday Blues 

With the holidays upon us it's easy for us to get caught up in the rush of it all. Dr. Sanam Hafeez shares five tips on who to keep a closer eye on.

Designer Stefan Gabbana Doesn't Want to Be Labeled as Gay

Designer Stefan Gabbana Doesn't Want to Be Labeled as Gay

STYLE | Dec 18
Fashion designer Stefan Gabbana, cofounder of the iconic fashion house Dolce & Gabbana, revealed that he doesn't want to be labeled as gay.

Out Athlete John Fennell Sees Olympic Hopes with USA Luge End in an Instant

Out Athlete John Fennell Sees Olympic Hopes with USA Luge End in an Instant

NEWS | By Tim Reynolds | Dec 18
John Fennell didn't crack under pressure. His sled did.

Man Shows Off 'Dad Bod' in Pregnancy Shoot

Man Shows Off 'Dad Bod' in Pregnancy Shoot

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 18
Peabody, Massachusetts resident Nick Roberts surprised his pregnant girlfriend with photos showing off his paternal glow and belly bump before their son Logan was born.

Cat Named D-O-G Is Star Trainer for Support Dogs

Cat Named D-O-G Is Star Trainer for Support Dogs

One of the top dogs at a St. Louis training center is a black and white cat named D-O-G, who does his part helping teach canines for important jobs assisting people with disabilities.

Popular S. Korean Boy Band Member Dies in Possible Suicide

Popular S. Korean Boy Band Member Dies in Possible Suicide

NEWS | Dec 18
The lead singer of popular South Korean boy band SHINee died on Monday, police said, in a possible suicide.

Twitter Rolls Out Stricter Rules on Abusive Content

Twitter Rolls Out Stricter Rules on Abusive Content

NEWS | By Alexandra Olson | Dec 18
Twitter has begun enforcing stricter policies on violent and abusive content like hateful images or symbols, including those attached to user profiles.

Snowmobile Season Off to a Good Start

Snowmobile Season Off to a Good Start

NEWS | By Wilson Ring | Dec 18
With plenty of fresh snow covering much of northern New England, this winter's snowmobile season is off to a good start.


News

Power Fully Restored at Atlanta's International Airport

Power Fully Restored at Atlanta's International Airport

NATIONAL | By Jonathan Landrum, Jr. | Dec 18
Minutes after its midnight deadline to get the electricity back on at the world's busiest airport, Georgia Power announced early Monday that power had been fully restored to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International.


Entertainment

Jackie Beat :: Wickedly Funny Holiday Wit with LA's Satire Song Queen
San Francisco, CA

Jackie Beat :: Wickedly Funny Holiday Wit with LA's Satire Song Queen

THEATER | By Jim Gladstone | Dec 14
"If I had to define myself as more of a performer or a writer, I'd choose writer," says the thoughtful 52-year-old who will appear at Oasis on Sunday, December 17, as his outrageous alter-ego, drag star Jackie Beat.

 Review :: Leatherface

Review :: Leatherface

MOVIES | By Ken Tasho | Dec 18
Yet another horror franchise comes out of dormancy to see if there's any blood left to a 40-year old series.


Business

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look At What Didn't Happen Last Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look At What Didn't Happen Last Week

CORPORATE | Dec 18
None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts.


Finance

Splurged on an Expensive Gift? Don't Forget to Insure It

Splurged on an Expensive Gift? Don't Forget to Insure It

HOME | By Lacie Glover, NerdWallet | Dec 18
Insurance might be the least exciting thing about surprising your loved one with a valuable gift this holiday - but don't let it fall off your priority list.


Cars

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones and Ronald Montoya | Dec 15
Every December, carmakers and dealerships scramble to hit end-of-year goals and sell off vehicles from the outgoing model year. But this December might be one for the record books.


Style

Last Seating: Trader Vic's Maitre d' Retires After 57 Years

Last Seating: Trader Vic's Maitre d' Retires After 57 Years

FOOD/DRINK | By Eric Risberg | Dec 18
She's worn a gardenia in her hair every day since she started working in 1960 at Trader Vic's, the legendary home of mai tai cocktails. But now Claudette Lum is about to preside over her final seating as a maitre d' at the tiki-themed restaurant.


Travel

Sudden Power Outage Brings Atlanta Airport to a Standstill

Sudden Power Outage Brings Atlanta Airport to a Standstill

NATIONAL | By Jonathan Landrum, Jr. | Dec 17
A sudden power outage brought the world's busiest airport to a standstill Sunday, grounding scores of flights in Atlanta just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush.


Nightlife

On the Tab :: Dec. 14 - 21
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Dec. 14 - 21

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 14
Enjoy holiday events, and some that aren't. Because we all have choices in our faith decisions ... for now.

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 14
Valanni held their annual Toys for Tots event that was super-sized to include Bravo's Teresa Giudice from the RHONJ and friends from PhiladelphiaStyle! The host and Emcee was Brittany Lynn and featured Iris Spectre, Aloe Vera and Lady Geisha.