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Full Cast for NSMT's Alice Ripley-helmed 'Sunset Boulevard' Announced

Full Cast for NSMT's Alice Ripley-helmed 'Sunset Boulevard' Announced

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 20
North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) announced complete casting for the upcoming production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterwork, "Sunset Boulevard", which stars the previously announced Alice Ripley as the fading Hollywood star, Norma Desmond.

Victim of 1994 Serial Killings Remembered as Execution Nears

Victim of 1994 Serial Killings Remembered as Execution Nears

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington | Aug 20
Milton Bradley was a 72-year-old World War II Navy veteran living in Savannah, Georgia, in May 1994 when he met Gary Ray Bowles, a serial killer who had already taken the lives of two men and was looking for his next victim.

Aretha Franklin's Cancer Doctors Recall Her Grace and Grit

Aretha Franklin's Cancer Doctors Recall Her Grace and Grit

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jeff Karoub | Aug 20
Regardless of her reputation as a performer, Aretha Franklin's cancer doctors say she was no diva as a patient.

Supreme Court Notebook: Gender Pronouns Part of LGBT Fight

Supreme Court Notebook: Gender Pronouns Part of LGBT Fight

NEWS | By Mark Sherman and Jessica Gresko | Aug 20
Dozens of legal briefs supporting fired funeral director Aimee Stephens at the Supreme Court use "she" and "her" to refer to the transgender woman.

Area 51 Events in Nevada Prompt Emergency Crowd Planning

Area 51 Events in Nevada Prompt Emergency Crowd Planning

NEWS | Aug 20
Fearing they could be overwhelmed with visitors, Nevada officials drafted an emergency declaration and a plan to team resources with neighboring counties and the state ahead of events next month tied to the "Storm Area 51" internet drive.

Could We be Any More Excited? 'Friends' Fans Nuts for Merch

Could We be Any More Excited? 'Friends' Fans Nuts for Merch

ENTERTAINMENT | By Leanne Italie | Aug 20
See your "Friends" on the big screen. Deck out your place with "Friends" furniture. Wear your "Friends" as jewelry. Heck, buy the "Friends" Lego set and pretend it's for your kid.

25th Bond Movie Gets a Title: 'No Time to Die'

25th Bond Movie Gets a Title: 'No Time to Die'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 20
The 25th James Bond movie has a title: "No Time to Die."

Baggy Buttigieg? Tom Ford Offers Mayor Pete Fashion Advice

Baggy Buttigieg? Tom Ford Offers Mayor Pete Fashion Advice

NEWS | Aug 20
Baggy Buttigieg? That is the nickname that designer Tom Ford could give Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (or Mayor Pete) after the candidate's team rejected his fashion advice.

'David Makes Man' Explores the Power of a Teen's Imagination

'David Makes Man' Explores the Power of a Teen's Imagination

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Aug 20
Based on "Moonlight" writer Tarell Alvin McCraney's upbringing, "David Makes Man" follows teenage David, played by Akili McDowell, who tries to juggle relationships between his school friends and drug dealers in his South Florida impoverished neighborhood

AP Sources: Trump Has Talked About Buying Greenland for U.S.

AP Sources: Trump Has Talked About Buying Greenland for U.S.

BUSINESS | By Zeke Miller and Matthew Lee | Aug 20
Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S.


News

'Ex-Gay' March Set for Orlando Includes Two Pulse Massacre Survivors

'Ex-Gay' March Set for Orlando Includes Two Pulse Massacre Survivors

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 20
An "ex-gay" march slated to take place near the site of the Pulse nightclub massacre of June 16, 2016, features two survivors of the massacre who say they are now no longer gay.


Entertainment

 Review :: Ready or Not

Review :: Ready or Not

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Aug 20
The definition of a "bloody good time," "Ready or Not" examines how far the rich will go to maintain their wealth... even at the expense of the less fortunate.


Business

California Smuggler of Erectile Dysfunction Drug Gets Prison

California Smuggler of Erectile Dysfunction Drug Gets Prison

LEGAL | Aug 21
A Southern California man who smuggled $11 million worth of erectile dysfunction drugs into the U.S. from China has been sentenced to more than eight years in federal prison for conspiracy and smuggling contraband.


Technology

Twitter Shuts Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests

Twitter Shuts Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests

PERSONAL TECH | By Tami Abdollah | Aug 20
Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign targeting the protest movement in Hong Kong.


Finance

Europe on a Budget? 'Secret Flying' Says Yes

Europe on a Budget? 'Secret Flying' Says Yes

SAVING | Aug 14
If you're looking for deeply discounted airfare, Secret Flying aggregates hundreds of flight routes each week to make your next bucket list vacation a reality.


Cars

Uber's Deng Talks Post-Airport Food Delivery, Stress Relief

Uber's Deng Talks Post-Airport Food Delivery, Stress Relief

AUTO NEWS | By Cathy Bussewitz | Aug 14
Uber began as a ride-hailing company, but its ambition to become the "Amazon of transportation" has pushed its leaders to experiment with bus fleets, transit and its growing food delivery business.


Style

No, Eating Chocolate Won't Cure Depression

No, Eating Chocolate Won't Cure Depression

HEALTH | Aug 20
A recent study published in the journal Depression and Anxiety has attracted widespread media attention. But the results might not be as sweet as you think.


Health/Fitness

Out Actor Colton Haynes Shares Hospital Pics to Help Those Struggling with Addiction

Out Actor Colton Haynes Shares Hospital Pics to Help Those Struggling with Addiction

CELEBRITIES | Aug 20
Out actor Colton Haynes has discussed his addiction and mental health in the past but he took to Instagram this week to share photos of himself during "dark times" when he was hospitalized last year after a drug and alcohol bender.