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Birth of a New Ukrainian Church Brings Fears of Violence

Birth of a New Ukrainian Church Brings Fears of Violence

NEWS | By Yuras Karmanau | Oct 21
Incidents a week ago underline the tensions in Ukraine as it prepares to establish a full-fledged Orthodox church of its own.

Trump Says He Needs to Learn More on Slain Saudi Writer

Trump Says He Needs to Learn More on Slain Saudi Writer

NEWS | Oct 21
President Donald Trump says he needs to learn more about the killing of a Saudi journalist and will be working with Congress on the U.S. response.

Dodgers Beat Brewers in Game 7, Face Red Sox in World Series

Dodgers Beat Brewers in Game 7, Face Red Sox in World Series

NEWS | By Genaro C. Armas | Oct 21
It's off to Fenway Park for a showdown against the Boston Red Sox in Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday.

Migrants Vow to Re-Form Caravan, Continue North Toward US

Migrants Vow to Re-Form Caravan, Continue North Toward US

NEWS | By Mark Stevenson and Sonia Perez D. | Oct 21
About 2,000 Central American migrants who circumvented Mexican police at a border bridge and swam, forded and floated across the river from Guatemala decided on Saturday to re-form.

A Timeline of Saudi Statements on the Killing of Khashoggi

A Timeline of Saudi Statements on the Killing of Khashoggi

NEWS | Oct 21
The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month.

Is There Interference in the 2018 US Midterm Elections?

Is There Interference in the 2018 US Midterm Elections?

NEWS | By Michael Balsamo | Oct 21
When the Justice Department unsealed criminal charges detailing a yearslong effort by a Russian troll farm to "sow division and discord in the U.S. political system," it was the first federal case alleging continued foreign interference in U.S. elections.

AP Interview: Sanders Foresees 'Progressive' South Carolina

AP Interview: Sanders Foresees 'Progressive' South Carolina

NEWS | Oct 21
Two years after a tough loss in South Carolina's Democratic presidential primary, Sen. Bernie Sanders returned Saturday to the state where he said his progressive message is resonating more strongly than before.

Alaska Governor Says He Quit Race to Boost Democrat

Alaska Governor Says He Quit Race to Boost Democrat

NEWS | By Becky Bohrer | Oct 21
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker's surprising announcement that he was quitting his bid for re-election with less than 21 days to go was an effort to boost Democratic rival Mark Begich's chances of beating Republican Mike Dunleavy.

Amy Schumer Supports Kaepernick, Sits Out Super Bowl Ads

Amy Schumer Supports Kaepernick, Sits Out Super Bowl Ads

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 21
Don't look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl LIII commercials this time around. She's sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against racism and police brutality.

Warren Ancestry Highlights How Tribes Decide Membership

Warren Ancestry Highlights How Tribes Decide Membership

NEWS | By Felicia Fonseca | Oct 21
The clash between the Massachusetts Democratic senator and President Donald Trump over her Native American heritage highlights the varying methods tribes use to determine who belongs — a decision that has wide-ranging consequences.


News

Biden Says American Values Are Being 'Shredded' Under Trump

Biden Says American Values Are Being 'Shredded' Under Trump

POLITICS | By Zeke Miller | Oct 20
The values that built America "are being shredded by a president who's all about himself," former Vice President Joe Biden said Saturday.


Entertainment

Coming Clean: Public Embrace for Celeb Addicts Offers Hope

Coming Clean: Public Embrace for Celeb Addicts Offers Hope

CELEBRITIES | By Leanne Italie | Oct 20
Beneath sparkling chandeliers hanging in the famed Rainbow Room, as a gala crowd dotted with rock stars sat around white-clothed dinner tables, Ringo Starr stood at a podium and described what it felt like to be 30 years sober.


Business

Warren Ancestry Highlights How Tribes Decide Membership

Warren Ancestry Highlights How Tribes Decide Membership

LEGAL | By Felicia Fonseca | Oct 20
Jon Rios traces his ancestry to the Pima people of Arizona, but he has no tribal enrollment card, lives in Colorado and isn't exactly sure what percentage Native American he is.


Technology

States and Feds Unite on Election Security After '16 Clashes

States and Feds Unite on Election Security After '16 Clashes

PERSONAL TECH | By Colleen Long | Oct 20
Weeks before the 2016 election, federal officials started making mysterious calls to the head of elections in Inyo County, California. They asked her to contact them if she noticed anything unusual. But they wouldn't elaborate.


Finance

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

HEALTH | By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez | Oct 16
The study in the journal Health Affairs found that immigrants covered by private health insurance and their employers contributed nearly $25 billion more in premiums in 2014 than was spent on their care


Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers | Oct 18
Every year, vehicles become more feature-packed but also more expensive, potentially shutting out buyers on a tight budget. Fortunately, you can find many small, affordable cars that offer good value and don't feel cheap.


Health/Fitness

Hurricane Michael's Impact on People Living With HIV

Hurricane Michael's Impact on People Living With HIV

AIDS | Oct 19
Many people living with HIV are left to wonder not only where they will be able sleep tonight, but also where their next dose of antiretroviral medication will come from.


Travel

Delta Airlines Suspends Flight Attendant for Sex Vid with Gay Porn Star Filmed in Bathroom

Delta Airlines Suspends Flight Attendant for Sex Vid with Gay Porn Star Filmed in Bathroom

WORKPLACE | Oct 19
Officials from Delta Airlines have suspended a flight attendant after a video surfaced online of him having sex with a gay porn star inside an airplane bathroom, according to a report from the Daily Mail.