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'Horseface': Does it Matter that Trump Ridicules Women?

'Horseface': Does it Matter that Trump Ridicules Women?

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Oct 18
President Donald Trump this week added "Horseface" to a long list of unflattering references to women, including: Fat, ugly, disgusting, "that dog," ''a 10," ''no longer a 10," a slob, "Miss Piggy," ''Miss Housekeeping," wacky and crazy.

Pelosi Outlines Agenda if Democrats Retake House

Pelosi Outlines Agenda if Democrats Retake House

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro | Oct 18
Projecting confidence about her party's chances, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake the House in next month's election.

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

NEWS | By Rob Gillies, Gene Johnson and Tracey Lindeman | Oct 18
With national legalization taking effect Wednesday, Canada has emerged as the world leader. It's the second nation — and by far the largest — with countrywide legalization of so-called recreational pot.

Analysis: With 'America First,' Where Do Human Rights Rank?

Analysis: With 'America First,' Where Do Human Rights Rank?

NEWS | By Zeke Miller, Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey | Oct 18
If it's an "America First" presidency, where does that rank human rights?

'Reach,' Garrett Clayton's Indie LGBTQ Drama, Hits Theaters/VOD October 19

'Reach,' Garrett Clayton's Indie LGBTQ Drama, Hits Theaters/VOD October 19

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 17
New indie LGBTQ drama "Reach" starring Garrett Clayton comes to theaters (in limited release) and VOD on Friday, October 19.

Watch: Jon Hamm Asked to Dish About His... 'Hammaconda'

Watch: Jon Hamm Asked to Dish About His... 'Hammaconda'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 17
When visiting the "Late Late Show," actor Jon Hamm played a game of "Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts" with host James Corden. He was tasked to either talk about his "hammaconda" or eat...dried bull penis.

Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' Retiring

Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' Retiring

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 17
The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on "Sesame Street" is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show.

Roseanne's TV Son: Filming 'The Conners' Without Barr 'Odd'

Roseanne's TV Son: Filming 'The Conners' Without Barr 'Odd'

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Carucci | Oct 17
"The Conners" star Michael Fishman says dealing with the cancellation of "Roseanne" reboot was heartbreaking but describes the return of the cast in the revamped show without Roseanne Barr as a gift.

Smoke Forces Melania Trump's Plane Back to Military Base

Smoke Forces Melania Trump's Plane Back to Military Base

NEWS | Oct 17
First lady Melania Trump's plane was forced to return to a Washington area military base on Wednesday because of smoke in the cabin, temporarily delaying her trip to a Philadelphia hospital.

MTV's 'Real World' Going International and Digital

MTV's 'Real World' Going International and Digital

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 17
MTV's long-running reality show "The Real World" is going digital and international.


News

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

SCIENCE | By Dan Joling | Oct 17
How well walruses cope with less sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.


Entertainment

 Review :: Beautiful Boy

Review :: Beautiful Boy

MOVIES | By Lindsey Bahr | Oct 17
"Beautiful Boy" is an honest portrait of how addiction affects families and how it's not something that can be wrapped up and packaged into a neat and tidy narrative.


Business

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

CORPORATE | By Rob Gillies, Gene Johnson, and Tracey Lindeman | Oct 18
Canada's federal approval has given its industry a huge advantage over its American counterpart, including unfettered access to banking and billions of dollars in investment.


Technology

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Misses on Storms, Science, Clean Air

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Misses on Storms, Science, Clean Air

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Oct 18
President Donald Trump in his interview with The Associated Press said he has "a natural instinct for science." But what he said about hurricanes, clean air and climate doesn't quite get the science right.


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

Tesla Secures Land in Shanghai for First Factory Outside U.S.

Tesla Secures Land in Shanghai for First Factory Outside U.S.

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Oct 17
Electric auto brand Tesla Inc. said it signed an agreement Wednesday to secure land in Shanghai for its first factory outside the United States, pushing ahead with development despite mounting U.S.-Chinese trade tensions.


Style

Behind the Scenes: 2019 Australian Firefighters Animal Calendar

Behind the Scenes: 2019 Australian Firefighters Animal Calendar

HOME | Oct 17
Twelve months of hot Australian firemen with native animals from Australia zoo along with rescue horses, cats, dogs and farm animals.


Health/Fitness

The Music Matters: How Recovery Unplugged Saves Lives

The Music Matters: How Recovery Unplugged Saves Lives

HEALTH | By Jill Gleeson | Oct 17
A bold step forward in addiction treatment, Recovery Unplugged harnesses the power of music to help clients through every step of the healing process.


Travel

Basking in the Tuscan Sun

Basking in the Tuscan Sun

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Oct 17
After going through breast cancer treatment, a journalist returns to Italy for comfort and a deep dive into Tuscan culture.