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Have You Seen this Dog? Mexicans Search for Missing Pets

Have You Seen this Dog? Mexicans Search for Missing Pets

NEWS | By Christine Armario | Sep 22
Around Mexico's capital are scattered signs for missing pets, mostly dogs, who their owners believe got scared and escaped in the chaotic moments after the devastating quake.

Obama-Era Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault Gets Scrapped

Obama-Era Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault Gets Scrapped

NEWS | By Maria Danilova | Sep 22
The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints.

Ann Coulter Says She Won't Attend Berkeley Free Speech Event

Ann Coulter Says She Won't Attend Berkeley Free Speech Event

NEWS | By Jocelyn Gecker | Sep 22
When computer science major Lindsay Nichols considers the possibility of a "Free Speech Week" featuring right-wing firebrands at the University of California, Berkeley, the first word that comes to her mind is "annoyance."

School Board Asks Court to Dismiss Transgender Teen's Suit

School Board Asks Court to Dismiss Transgender Teen's Suit

NEWS | Sep 22
A Virginia school board has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a transgender teen who sued for the right to use the boys bathroom at his high school.

HRC Calls on Trump to Withdraw Anti-LGBTQ Nominee Jeff Mateer

HRC Calls on Trump to Withdraw Anti-LGBTQ Nominee Jeff Mateer

NEWS | Sep 22
HRC called on the Trump-Pence administration to withdraw its nomination of Jeff Mateer, an anti-LGBTQ extremist recently put forward for a district judge appointment in Texas.

Groundbreaking Study on Leaky Gut Finds Probiotics Effective

Groundbreaking Study on Leaky Gut Finds Probiotics Effective

A groundbreaking study demonstrates the unprecedented effects of a proprietary, bacillus, multi-spore probiotic formulation on the gut.

GOP Health Bill All but Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow

GOP Health Bill All but Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow

NEWS | By Erica Werner and Alan Fram | Sep 22
Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years of vows to kill the program.

Women's Advocacy Group Calls Out Trump's Bragging of Sexual Assault in Wake of New Campus Guidelines

Women's Advocacy Group Calls Out Trump's Bragging of Sexual Assault in Wake of New Campus Guidelines

NEWS | Sep 22
Leading national women's advocacy group UltraViolet issued a scathing response to Friday's scrapping of Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault by the Trump Administration

Jake Gyllenhaal: Role as Boston Marathon Survivor Made Him Stronger

Jake Gyllenhaal: Role as Boston Marathon Survivor Made Him Stronger

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sean Au | Sep 22
In the new biopic "Stronger," Jake Gyllenhaal plays Jeff Bauman, a Bostonian whose life changed when he was a victim in the Boston Marathon terrorist attack. In this interview, Gyllenhaal discusses playing this real life character.

Shawn Mendes Helps Raise $100K for Mexico Earthquake Relief

Shawn Mendes Helps Raise $100K for Mexico Earthquake Relief

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
Shawn Mendes has launched an online fundraiser to help those affected by the Mexican earthquake just days after he escaped safely from the quake ahead of a planned show in Mexico City.


News

Russian Human Rights Activist to Stand Trial for Breaking 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law

Russian Human Rights Activist to Stand Trial for Breaking 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law

INTERNATIONAL | Sep 22
HRC and Amnesty International are calling on Russian authorities to drop charges against LGBTQ activist Evdokia Romanova who was charged with breaking the country's draconian law banning "homosexual propaganda" in July.


Business

UK Leader to Try to Break Brexit Logjam in Italy Speech

UK Leader to Try to Break Brexit Logjam in Italy Speech

LEGAL | By Jill Lawless and Alessandra Tarantino | Sep 22
British Prime Minister Theresa May will try Friday to revive foundering Brexit talks - and unify her fractious government - by proposing a two-year transition after Britain's departure from the European Union in 2019.


Technology

UK Leader to Press Tech Companies to Block Extremists

UK Leader to Press Tech Companies to Block Extremists

PERSONAL TECH | Sep 22
Prime Minister Theresa May is urging internet companies to block the spread of extremist material, calling on social media giants like Facebook, Twitter and Google to develop technologies that will prevent content from being posted in the first place.


Finance

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

NATIONAL | By William Mathis | Sep 18
Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend - refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw attention to the refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with Trump in attendance.


Cars

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

AUTO NEWS | Sep 22
Mazda is recalling more than 60,000 midsize cars in the U.S. and Canada because a wiring problem can knock out power-assisted steering and the passenger air bag.


Style

Klum: Wax Figure 'Freaks Me Out A Little Bit'

Klum: Wax Figure 'Freaks Me Out A Little Bit'

FASHION | Sep 22
At Madame Tussauds New York, supermodel Heidi Klum meets her new wax model at the museum's Project Runway exhibition, describing the experience as "wild."


Travel

Swingers: Autumn Golfing in San Diego

Swingers: Autumn Golfing in San Diego

SPORTS | By John Marshall | Sep 22
Summer sends vacationers flocking to the San Diego area, many of them bringing their golf clubs with them. Mild temperatures, great courses, superb conditions. What's not to love?