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Key West Pride Stoli Kickoff Party and Nighttime Club Parties

Key West Pride Stoli Kickoff Party and Nighttime Club Parties

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 16
Key West celebrated Pride with the Stoli Kickoff party. There was also plenty more fun to be had at 801, Bourbon Street Pub and Aqua Nightclub.

Key West Pride Pool Party Shenanigans

Key West Pride Pool Party Shenanigans

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 16
There certainly were some pool party shenanigans going on at Equator and Bourbon Street Pub during Key West Pride.

2020 Race Brings Free College Back to the National Stage

2020 Race Brings Free College Back to the National Stage

BUSINESS | By Collin Binkley | Jun 16
After receding from the national stage, the free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on the White House.

Texas Pastor Who Backed Bill Criminalizing Abortion Arrested

Texas Pastor Who Backed Bill Criminalizing Abortion Arrested

NEWS | Jun 16
A former Southern Baptist pastor who supported legislation in Texas this year that would have criminalized abortions has been arrested on charges of child sex abuse.

LAPD Investigates Officer's Actions in Costco Shooting

LAPD Investigates Officer's Actions in Costco Shooting

NEWS | Jun 16
The Los Angeles Police Department is gathering evidence and video footage in an administrative investigation into an off-duty officer who shot and killed a man who authorities say attacked him inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store.

UK Tories Warned Not to Crown Boris Johnson Without A Fight

UK Tories Warned Not to Crown Boris Johnson Without A Fight

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Jun 16
Candidates seeking to beat favorite Boris Johnson and become Britain's next prime minister warned Sunday that the Conservative Party needs a real leadership contest, not just a coronation for the flamboyant front-runner.

Meghan and Harry Release Father's Day Photo of Baby Archie

Meghan and Harry Release Father's Day Photo of Baby Archie

NEWS | Jun 16
Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex have released a photograph of their 6-week-old son Archie for Father's Day.

Swastika Found At Cemetery Where WWII Soldiers Are Buried

Swastika Found At Cemetery Where WWII Soldiers Are Buried

NEWS | Jun 16
A swastika has been found in a Jackson County cemetery where World War II soldiers are buried.

Franchise Fatigue Continues with 'Men in Black' and 'Shaft'

Franchise Fatigue Continues with 'Men in Black' and 'Shaft'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jun 16
"Men in Black: International" is the No. 1 movie in North America this weekend but the Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth-led reboot isn't exactly a franchise-revitalizing hit.

Buttigieg: 'Why Not' Start A First Family in White House?

Buttigieg: 'Why Not' Start A First Family in White House?

NEWS | Jun 16
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) wants to start a family with his husband, Chasten, and says that could happen if he's in the White House.


News

Indian Election Reveals Role of Money, Questionable Morality

Indian Election Reveals Role of Money, Questionable Morality

POLITICS | By Ashok Sharma | Jun 16
India's recent national election delivered a historic victory to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party, but also exposed the influence of money, power and questionable morality on the world's largest democracy.


Entertainment

 Review :: Fireflies

Review :: Fireflies

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jun 16
When Ramin escapes Iran where is persecuted for being gay, he ends up in Veracruz — where he still feels he cannot be himself.


Finance

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Jun 10
Tens of thousands of Americans each year are dropped by their insurers over payment issues, sometimes with little or no prior warning from their insurers.


Cars

Ford Opens Israel Tech Lab in Move Toward Driverless Cars

Ford Opens Israel Tech Lab in Move Toward Driverless Cars

AUTO NEWS | Jun 16
Ford has opened a research center in Israel, joining a legion of major automakers racing to develop new technologies for the world of driverless cars.


Health/Fitness

New York Ends Religious Exemption to Vaccine Mandates

New York Ends Religious Exemption to Vaccine Mandates

HEALTH | By David Klepper | Jun 14
New York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday, as the nation's worst measles outbreak in decades prompts states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of immunization rules.


Travel

California Hotel Gets $1.6M Fine for Blocking Beach Access

California Hotel Gets $1.6M Fine for Blocking Beach Access

LEGAL | Jun 14
A posh Northern California hotel was ordered to pay $1.6 million in penalties Thursday for failing to provide public access to its nearby beaches.


Nightlife

Lionize and Wolfmother at 9:30

Lionize and Wolfmother at 9:30

MUSIC | Jun 13
DC natives Lionize opened a packed show for with Wolfmother all the way from Australia for this East Coast tour show at the 9:30 Club.