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A Bumpy Road to the Oscars Could End in Triumph for Netflix

A Bumpy Road to the Oscars Could End in Triumph for Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 23
The most tumultuous Oscar season in memory might pale in comparison to the aftermath.

Ground-breaking Electric Chevrolet Volt Runs Out of Juice

Ground-breaking Electric Chevrolet Volt Runs Out of Juice

NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Feb 23
On Tuesday, the last Volt was built with little ceremony at a Detroit factory that's now slated to close.

'Empire' Producers Cut Smollett From Season's Last Episodes

'Empire' Producers Cut Smollett From Season's Last Episodes

NEWS | By Don Babwin | Feb 23
Actor Jussie Smollett's character on "Empire" will be removed from the final two episodes of this season in the wake of his arrest.

Trump Sets Up Abortion Obstacles, Barring Clinic Referrals

Trump Sets Up Abortion Obstacles, Barring Clinic Referrals

NEWS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar And David Crary | Feb 23
The Trump administration on Friday set up new obstacles for women seeking abortions, barring taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from making abortion referrals. The new policy is certain to be challenged in court.

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Accused of Soliciting Prostitute

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Accused of Soliciting Prostitute

NEWS | Feb 23
Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots, faces charges of soliciting a prostitute after he was twice videotaped in a sex act at a shopping-center massage parlor in Florida, police said Friday.

Judge Grants Citizenship to Twin Son of Gay Couple

Judge Grants Citizenship to Twin Son of Gay Couple

NEWS | By Christopher Weber | Feb 23
A federal judge in California ruled Thursday that a twin son of a gay married couple has been an American citizen since birth, handing a defeat to the U.S. government, which had only granted the status to his brother.

Jason St. Amand's 10 Best Films of 2018

Jason St. Amand's 10 Best Films of 2018

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 22
This list may seem a few months late but I consider the movie season to stretch from January through February of the following year — or until after the Academy Awards ceremony is held.

Haunting 'Roma' Scene Shines Rare Spotlight on Stillbirths

Haunting 'Roma' Scene Shines Rare Spotlight on Stillbirths

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lindsey Tanner | Feb 22
Of all the little moments of joy and strife that fill the top-nominated Oscar film "Roma," the most gut-wrenching takes place in a Mexico City hospital room, where a doctor coolly tells a frightened young woman, "Your baby was born dead."

Handicapping the Oscars in a Crazy Year

Handicapping the Oscars in a Crazy Year

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 22
There are two things to know about the Oscars this year: the lead-up has been crazy and there is no clear cut winner for Best Picture. EDGE writers make their picks for who will win, should win and should have been nominated.

Discount Movies: Which Theater Subscription is Best?

Discount Movies: Which Theater Subscription is Best?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 22
A movie a day in theaters for $10 a month seemed too good to be true. And it was.


News

Massachusetts Official: Gay Pols Too 'Self Absorbed?'

Massachusetts Official: Gay Pols Too 'Self Absorbed?'

POLITICS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 22
A right-wing Massachusetts official sparked controversy when he posed a provocative question on Twitter that tackled the urgent issue of whether gay officials are "too self-absorbed" to do their jobs well.


Entertainment

Forget Netflix - The Real Joy of Movies is Still in Theaters

Forget Netflix - The Real Joy of Movies is Still in Theaters

MOVIES | By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 22
Sure, it's easy to Netflix and chill these days. Or Prime and recline. Or Hulu and ... well, whatever. But if you really want to savor a film, there's still no substitute for a movie theater.


Business

Was That Ballot Fraud in North Carolina U.S. House Race?

Was That Ballot Fraud in North Carolina U.S. House Race?

LEGAL | By Emery P. Dalesio and Gary D. Robertson | Feb 22
The country's last vacant congressional seat will stay that way for months after North Carolina's election board, hearing evidence of ballot fraud and testimony that the Republican ignored warning signs, ordered a new election.


Technology

Japanese Spacecraft Touches Down on Asteroid to Get Samples

Japanese Spacecraft Touches Down on Asteroid to Get Samples

SCIENCE | Feb 22
A Japanese spacecraft touched down on a distant asteroid Friday on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system and life on Earth.


Cars

White House Ends California Talks on Mileage Dispute

White House Ends California Talks on Mileage Dispute

AUTO NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeyer an atom Krisher | Feb 22
The Trump administration on Thursday broke off talks on vehicle mileage standards with California, increasing the chances of a court battle that threatens to unsettle the auto industry.


Style

Highlights From Milan Fashion Week

Highlights From Milan Fashion Week

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Feb 22
Anna Wintour paid tribute Friday to Karl Lagerfeld's generosity and sense of humor as she presented a new fashion exhibition


Health/Fitness

Trump Plan to Beat HIV Hits Rough Road in Rural America

Trump Plan to Beat HIV Hits Rough Road in Rural America

AIDS | By Jackie Fortier, StateImpact Oklahoma | Feb 21
Strategies that work in progressive cities won't necessarily work in rural areas of Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and South Carolina where stigma around HIV and AIDS and around being gay runs deep.