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How Hormone Therapy Affects Blood Pressure Differently in Transgender Men, Women

How Hormone Therapy Affects Blood Pressure Differently in Transgender Men, Women

HEALTH/FITNESS | By American Heart Association | Apr 20

Gender-affirming hormone therapy, which uses hormones to align an individual's physical characteristics with their gender identity, has been linked to blood pressure changes in transgender men and women, new research finds.

Tennessee House OKs New Transgender 'Bathroom Bill'

Tennessee House OKs New Transgender 'Bathroom Bill'

NEWS | By Jonathan Mattise | Apr 20

Tennessee House lawmakers on Monday passed a bill that would put public schools and districts at risk of civil lawsuits if they let transgender students or employees use multi-person bathrooms or locker rooms that don't reflect their gender at birth.

'Downton Abbey' Cast Returns for Sequel Opening in December

'Downton Abbey' Cast Returns for Sequel Opening in December

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 20

The original principal cast of "Downton Abbey" are returning for a second film that will arrive in theaters December 22 this year, Focus Features announced Monday.

'Mad Max' Prequel Shot in Outback to be Released in 2023

'Mad Max' Prequel Shot in Outback to be Released in 2023

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 20

A prequel to the "Mad Max" movie franchise starring Anya Taylor-Joy and Chris Hemsworth will be filmed in Australia, officials said on Monday.

Leo Carax's 'Annette' to Open Cannes Film Festival

Leo Carax's 'Annette' to Open Cannes Film Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Apr 20

Leo Carax's "Annette," starring Marion Cotillard and Adam Driver, will open the 74th Cannes Film Festival on July 6, festival organizers said Monday.

Memorabilia from Springsteen to 'Phantom' Set for Auction

Memorabilia from Springsteen to 'Phantom' Set for Auction

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Apr 20

Bruce Springsteen, Hugh Jackman, Elton John, Bette Midler, Christine Baranski, Tina Fey and more raided their closets to offer items for a charity auction, with one prize being a key prop from the worldwide hit musical "The Phantom of the Opera."

Rejected Broadway Posters on Sale to Help Theater Community

Rejected Broadway Posters on Sale to Help Theater Community

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Apr 20

Letting the world see your failures is usually something most people try to avoid. Not for theatrical poster designer Frank Verlizzo — he hopes you'll put his on your wall.

Japanese Businessmen Brighten Makeup Industry Amid Pandemic

Japanese Businessmen Brighten Makeup Industry Amid Pandemic

STYLE | By Chisato Tanaka | Apr 20

The coronavirus pandemic has pushed many businesses in Japan to the edge of financial ruin, but Takumi Tezuka, who owns a makeup and hair salon for men in Tokyo, has seen his customer base expand.

Watch: Sebastian Stan Talks About Going Full-Frontal in 'Monday'

Watch: Sebastian Stan Talks About Going Full-Frontal in 'Monday'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 20

Sebastian Stan's new film "Monday" follows the red-hot relationship between a DJ (Stan) and an immigration lawyer (Denise Gough). Both actors commented on their level of comfort with the film's copious nudity.

PopUps: Twitter Reacts to Wonho's Latest Leggy Snap

PopUps: Twitter Reacts to Wonho's Latest Leggy Snap

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 19

K-pop star and king of the thirst trap Wonho is turning heads again with his latest eye-grabbing pic on Twitter.

News

'No Place For You': Indian Hospitals Buckle Under Virus Surge

'No Place For You': Indian Hospitals Buckle Under Virus Surge

NEWS | By Aniruddha Ghosal, Neha Mehrotra | Apr 20

India is in crisis: Tests are delayed. Medical oxygen is scarce. Hospitals are understaffed and overflowing. Intensive care units are full. Nearly all ventilators are in use, and the dead are piling up at crematoriums and graveyards.

Business

Restaurants, Delivery Apps Still at Odds as Demand Grows

Restaurants, Delivery Apps Still at Odds as Demand Grows

BUSINESS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 20

Restaurants and delivery companies remain uneasy partners, haggling over fees and struggling to make the service profitable for themselves and each other.

Technology

Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

TECHNOLOGY | By Hope Yen and Jonathan Mattise | Apr 19

Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced Sunday, marking another milestone in the nation's largest-ever vaccination campaign.

Finance

How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

FINANCE | By Elen Chang | Apr 19

In almost all cases, you can shred or throw away any documents such as W-2s, 1099s or other forms or receipts three years after you file your tax return.

Cars

Edmunds: How to Test-Drive Vehicle Technology

Edmunds: How to Test-Drive Vehicle Technology

CARS | By Rex Tokeshi-Torres of Edmunds | Apr 17

How can you evaluate new gadgets in the typical 15- to 20-minute test drive if you don't quite know what they do or what to look for?

Style

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson and Francois Mori | Apr 18

The pandemic has torn a multibillion-dollar bite out of the fabric of Europe's fashion industry, stopped runway shows and forced brands to show their designs digitally instead.

Health/Fitness

Billions Spent on Coronavirus Fight, but What Happens Next?

Billions Spent on Coronavirus Fight, but What Happens Next?

HEALTH/FITNESS | Apr 19

Congress has poured tens of billions of dollars into state and local public health departments in response to the coronavirus pandemic, paying for masks, contact tracers and education campaigns to persuade people to get vaccinated.

Travel

One of Largest Casino Projects on Vegas Strip Sets Opening

One of Largest Casino Projects on Vegas Strip Sets Opening

TRAVEL | By Ken Ritter | Apr 20

One of the biggest casino projects ever on the Las Vegas Strip has set a date to open, after more than seven years of planning and building.