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45-year old Brooklyn Man Hospitalized in Bizarre Hazing Incident

45-year old Brooklyn Man Hospitalized in Bizarre Hazing Incident

NEWS | Dec 16
A bizarre fraternity hazing ritual sent a middle-aged Brooklyn man to a hospital, Page Six reported this week.

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

NEWS | By Rebecca Gibian | Dec 16
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an unlikely national rock star. But "The Notorious RBG" is now the subject of a second film about her this year — in theaters on Christmas Day.

AP Fact Check: Trump Floats Fictions about the Border

AP Fact Check: Trump Floats Fictions about the Border

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen | Dec 16
President Donald Trump's relationship with the truth tends to be borderline, at best, when it comes to the border.

Man who Demolished Landmark House Ordered to Build Replica

Man who Demolished Landmark House Ordered to Build Replica

NEWS | Dec 16
A man who illegally demolished a San Francisco house designed by modernist architect Richard Neutra was ordered this week to rebuild it exactly as it was.

Giuliani: 'Over my Dead Body' Will Mueller Interview Trump

Giuliani: 'Over my Dead Body' Will Mueller Interview Trump

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Dec 16
President Donald Trump's attorney is categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with special counsel Robert Mueller.

Putin Says Rap Should be Controlled in Russia, not Banned

Putin Says Rap Should be Controlled in Russia, not Banned

NEWS | Dec 16
Alarmed by the growing popularity of rap among Russian youth, President Vladimir Putin wants cultural leaders to devise a means of controlling, rather than banning, the popular music.

Police Visit 'Saturday Night Live' Star after Instagram Post

Police Visit 'Saturday Night Live' Star after Instagram Post

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 16
New York City police were concerned about Pete Davidson after he wrote "I don't want to be on this earth anymore" on Instagram. And they visited the "Saturday Night Live" star to make sure he was OK.

Kids at a Vatican Charity Give Pope Francis a Birthday Cake

Kids at a Vatican Charity Give Pope Francis a Birthday Cake

NEWS | Dec 16
Children who frequent a Vatican pediatric dispensary have given Pope Francis a birthday cake, a day before he turns 82.

Kushner-linked Firm Targets Richer Areas in Program for Poor

Kushner-linked Firm Targets Richer Areas in Program for Poor

NEWS | By Jeff Horwitz and Stephen Braun | Dec 16
A real estate investment firm co-founded by President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, is betting big on the administration's Opportunity Zone tax breaks.

Yellow Vest Protesters Still Block French Traffic Circles

Yellow Vest Protesters Still Block French Traffic Circles

NEWS | Dec 16
Yellow vest protesters are occupying dozens of traffic roundabouts in France, even as their movement for economic justice appears to be losing momentum on the fifth straight weekend of demonstrations.


News

Tear Gas in Paris, but Fewer Protesters and Bigger Demands

Tear Gas in Paris, but Fewer Protesters and Bigger Demands

INTERNATIONAL | By Elaine Ganley | Dec 16
A protest movement that has brought the French into the streets for five Saturdays in a row in a major challenge to President Emmanuel Macron lost momentum in its latest nationwide outcry.


Entertainment

Nancy Wilson, Grammy winning Jazz Singer, Dies At 81

Nancy Wilson, Grammy winning Jazz Singer, Dies At 81

MUSIC | By Andrew Dalton and Hillel Italie | Dec 15
Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning "song stylist" and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died.


Business

That 'Live Check' Promises Cash, but There's A Catch

That 'Live Check' Promises Cash, but There's A Catch

FINANCE | By Steven Nicastro | Dec 16
Before you rush to the bank, visions of presents dancing in your head, know that it's not free cash. Rather, it's more likely an expensive loan.


Technology

Eyes in the Sky Capture Carbon, Other Climate Culprits

Eyes in the Sky Capture Carbon, Other Climate Culprits

SCIENCE | By Frank Jordans | Dec 16
A growing fleet of satellites is monitoring man-made greenhouse gas emissions from space, spurred by the need to track down major sources of climate changing gases such as methane and carbon dioxide.


Finance

Trump Pushes Congress for New Health Law after Court Ruling

Trump Pushes Congress for New Health Law after Court Ruling

FAMILY | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 15
After a federal judge ruled that the Obama-era health overhaul was "invalid," President Donald Trump is looking to congressional leaders to come up with a replacement.


Cars

Malaysia's Proton Launches 1st SUV with China's Geely

Malaysia's Proton Launches 1st SUV with China's Geely

AUTO NEWS | By Eileen Ng | Dec 13
Malaysian national car maker Proton launched its first SUV on Wednesday in a fresh effort to transform its stale brand and turn around its fortunes.


Style

Eat, Drink and Gift Merrily: 8 Ideas for the Epicure

Eat, Drink and Gift Merrily: 8 Ideas for the Epicure

FOOD/DRINK | By April Stamm | Dec 16
Have you been tasked with finding the perfect something for that special person with a taste for the finer things in life? Here are eight ideas from stocking stuffers to bubbly to ring in the New Year.


Health/Fitness

Federal Judge Rules Health Care Overhaul Unconstitutional

Federal Judge Rules Health Care Overhaul Unconstitutional

NATIONAL | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 15
A conservative federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act "invalid" on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now.


Travel

48 Hours at MGM National Harbor

48 Hours at MGM National Harbor

By Matthew Wexler | Dec 16
Nestled on the shores of the Potomac River, the $1.4 billion property is a quick 20-minute ride from D.C., but you're likely to hunker down and enjoy the range of experiences.


Nightlife

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 11
The annual Santa Speedo Run at Sidetrack The Video Bar in Boystown raise record funds for Center on Halsted thanks to sponsors Miller Light, Lyft and Tito's Handmade Vodka. Hosts Debbie Fox & Dixie Lynn Cartwright kept the fun going with prizes and games.