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Roy Moore Voters Say They'll Wait for Recount

Roy Moore Voters Say They'll Wait for Recount

NEWS | Dec 14
Republican Roy Moore is refusing to concede the Alabama US Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones. Moore raised the possibility of a recount. Supporters say it's a good idea.

Opioid Crisis Strains Families and Foster System

Opioid Crisis Strains Families and Foster System

NEWS | Dec 14
The opioid crisis sweeping the US has hidden victims: Tens of thousands of children forced from their homes. The share of kids entering the foster care system due to a parent's addiction has reached a high, fueled by skyrocketing use of opioids.

Former 'Apprentice' Star Omarosa Denies White House Firing

Former 'Apprentice' Star Omarosa Denies White House Firing

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Dec 14
Former "Apprentice" star Omarosa denies she was fired from her job at the White House - and she's teasing that she has stories to tell about what she's seen and heard there.

Hawaii Case Draws Attention to Same-Sex Child Support Issues

Hawaii Case Draws Attention to Same-Sex Child Support Issues

NEWS | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Dec 14
National gay rights advocates are watching how a child support fight between a divorced lesbian couple plays out in Hawaii, likely the first such case before a state Supreme Court, experts say.

Top Indonesia Court Rejects Attempt to Criminalize Gay Sex

Top Indonesia Court Rejects Attempt to Criminalize Gay Sex

NEWS | By Stephen Wright | Dec 14
Indonesia's top court on Thursday ruled against petitioners seeking to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal in a victory for the country's besieged LGBT minority.

Fears rise Over LGBT Discrimination in Conservative Paraguay

Fears rise Over LGBT Discrimination in Conservative Paraguay

NEWS | By Pedro Servin | Dec 14
A lack of legal protections and prevalent macho attitudes have long stoked discrimination against LGBT people in the poor, mostly Roman Catholic country of Paraguay.

White House: Trump Judicial Pick Withdraws Nomination

White House: Trump Judicial Pick Withdraws Nomination

NEWS | By Mary Clare Jalonick and Jill Colvin | Dec 14
One of President Donald Trump's nominees for federal judge has been withdrawn, the first failed judicial pick for the Republican president.

Omarosa Exits the White House with a Dose of Drama

Omarosa Exits the White House with a Dose of Drama

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Dec 14
True to form, former "Apprentice" star Omarosa is ending her time at the White House with a dose of drama.

Alabama Win has Democrats Broadening Their Target List

Alabama Win has Democrats Broadening Their Target List

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Dec 14
To Democrats, Senate candidate Doug Jones' stunning victory in reliably Republican Alabama is more than a quirky one-off. Instead, party leaders cast the upset as a sign of growing nationwide momentum among voters opposed to President Donald Trump.

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

NEWS | By Tali Arbel | Dec 14
Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the ente


News

Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Sued for Defamation

Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Sued for Defamation

NATIONAL | Dec 14
A civil rights activist is suing Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, claiming she defamed him while discussing a lawsuit against the Black Lives Matter movement that was later dismissed.


Entertainment

Spurlock on Sexual Harassment: 'I am Part of the Problem'

Spurlock on Sexual Harassment: 'I am Part of the Problem'

NATIONAL | Dec 14
Declaring "I am part of the problem," documentarian Morgan Spurlock confessed in an online post to sexual harassment and infidelity, and said a woman accused him of rape in college.


Business

Female Workers Sue McCormick & Schmick's Over Lewd Behavior

Female Workers Sue McCormick & Schmick's Over Lewd Behavior

CORPORATE | Dec 14
Female kitchen workers at the McCormick & Schmick's seafood restaurant in downtown Boston were subjected to constant groping and lewd comments from male supervisors and co-workers, five women said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday.


Technology

New Zealand Space Launch Scrubbed from Remote lLaunch ite

New Zealand Space Launch Scrubbed from Remote lLaunch ite

SCIENCE | By Ray Lilley | Dec 14
A space launch was scrubbed Tuesday from a remote launch site in New Zealand after an engine glitch caused engineers to abort the flight.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Cars

Hyundai, Kia Recall Compact Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem

Hyundai, Kia Recall Compact Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem

AUTO NEWS | Dec 13
Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than a half-million compact cars in the U.S. because the brake lights may not go out when the pedal is released.


Health/Fitness

15 Doctor-Recommended To Do's to Fight the Flu

15 Doctor-Recommended To Do's to Fight the Flu

HEALTH | Dec 13
As we head into flu season there are many things we can do to "flu proof" ourselves. Dr. Christopher Calapai provided us with a comprehensive list of 15 to do's to fight the flu.


Travel

Watch: Wildluxe Misha Heads to Kenya

Watch: Wildluxe Misha Heads to Kenya

Dec 14
Luxury travel influencer Misha Gillingham heads to Kenya to discover the spectacular Cottar's Bush Villa at it's 1920s Safari Camp in Kenya.