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Michelle Obama Discusses New Memoir at Library Conference
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Michelle Obama Discusses New Memoir at Library Conference

NEWS | Jun 22
Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden will moderate a conversation Friday with Obama at the city's convention center.

Children Separated From Parents Held In Harlem

Children Separated From Parents Held In Harlem

NEWS | Jun 22
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio says 239 children who have been separated from their parents are being held at social services facilities in Harlem.

ABC Orders 'Roseanne' Spinoff for Fall Minus Roseanne Barr

ABC Orders 'Roseanne' Spinoff for Fall Minus Roseanne Barr

NEWS | By Lynn Elber | Jun 22
ABC, which canceled its "Roseanne" revival over its star's racist tweet, said Thursday it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne Barr this fall.

Jerusalem Backlash Casts Shadow Over Eurovision Contest

Jerusalem Backlash Casts Shadow Over Eurovision Contest

NEWS | By Tia Goldenberg | Jun 22
When the U.S. recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israelis hoped other countries would follow suit. Instead, the move has created a backlash. The latest setback threatens the contested city's hopes of hosting the 2019 Eurovision song contest.

Confusion Swirls on Border After Trump Reversal on Families

Confusion Swirls on Border After Trump Reversal on Families

NEWS | By Will Weissert, Susan Montoya Bryan and Colleen Long | Jun 22
Immigration enforcement on the U.S.-Mexico border was plunged deeper into chaos over President Donald Trump's reversal of a policy separating immigrant children from parents.

Muted Reaction by 'Pro-Family' Groups to Family Separations

Muted Reaction by 'Pro-Family' Groups to Family Separations

NEWS | By David Crary | Jun 22
Even as religious organizations, from liberal to conservative, denounced the Trump admin's policy of separating immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, some advocacy groups that depict themselves as "pro-family" declined to join in the criticism.

Melania Trump Dons 'I Really Don't Care, Do U?' Jacket

Melania Trump Dons 'I Really Don't Care, Do U?' Jacket

NEWS | By Leanne Italie and Darlene Superville | Jun 22
Melania Trump went to Texas to show she cared about migrant children. Her fashion choice carried a baffling counter-message.

New Evidence: Viruses May Play a Role in Alzheimer's

New Evidence: Viruses May Play a Role in Alzheimer's

Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories about what triggers the mind-robbing disease.

Danish Sportsbrand hummel Launches LGBTQ Jersey

Danish Sportsbrand hummel Launches LGBTQ Jersey

STYLE | Jun 22
The Danish sports brand, hummel, launched a giant rainbow jersey prior to this week's match against Australia to promote tolerance and acceptance and provide specific support for the Russian LGBTQ community.

Are Sugar Worries Weighing on Starbucks Frappucino Sales?

Are Sugar Worries Weighing on Starbucks Frappucino Sales?

STYLE | By Candice Choi | Jun 22
Frappuccino sales are struggling, and concerns about how much sugar the slushy drinks contain may be among the reasons.

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

NEWS | Jun 22
U.S. security officials will require more screening of powdered substances in carry-on bags on international flights headed to the United States starting June 30.


Entertainment

 Review :: Believer

Review :: Believer

TELEVISION | By Kevin Taft | Jun 22
Imagine Dragons' straight front man Dan Reynolds tries to stop the uptick in Mormon gay teen suicides in the compelling documentary "Believer."


Business

AP-NORC Poll: Americans Say No to Presidential Self-Pardons

AP-NORC Poll: Americans Say No to Presidential Self-Pardons

LEGAL | By Steve Peoples and Emily Swanson | Jun 22
Even in an era of deep political division, Democrats and Republicans agree presidents should not pardon themselves. And if the nation's chief executive ever does so, majorities of Americans in both parties believe Congress should impeach that president.


Technology

Lawsuit: Chicago Police Falsely ID Thousands as Gang Members

Lawsuit: Chicago Police Falsely ID Thousands as Gang Members

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Tarm | Jun 22
Civil rights groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that the Chicago Police Department relies on an error-plagued database that names up to 195,000 people as gang members, including many who have never been in a gang.


Cars

Automakers Improve Quality to Record Level in Annual Survey

Automakers Improve Quality to Record Level in Annual Survey

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Jun 22
A survey of new-vehicle buyers finds that car and truck quality hit a record high this year as automakers started to clear up bugs with infotainment systems.


Style

Paris Menswear Fashion Week Kicks Off

Paris Menswear Fashion Week Kicks Off

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jun 21
The fashion circus of magazine editors, bloggers, photographers and buyers cried "Bonjour Paris" Wednesday as the first full day of menswear fashion shows kicked off in the French capital.


Health/Fitness

Science Says: What Makes Something Truly Addictive

Science Says: What Makes Something Truly Addictive

NATIONAL | By Lindsey Tanner | Jun 21
Now that the world's leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging in chocolate, exercise, even sex, be next?


Nightlife

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 21
NYC's LGBTQ Center's Garden Party is a wonderful collection of restaurants and chefs that bring cheer to the city and help us all kick-off Pride week.