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What's HOT South Florida :: Oct. 19 - 25
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What's HOT South Florida :: Oct. 19 - 25

NIGHTLIFE | By Scott Holland | Oct 19
What's that sound? Applause? Yes -- and also the sizzle of all the HOTTEST events!

Case Reveals Legal Rules of Thumb Tricky When It Comes to iPhones

Case Reveals Legal Rules of Thumb Tricky When It Comes to iPhones

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Tarm | Oct 21
A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone.

LGBTs Begin Returning Home After CA Fires

LGBTs Begin Returning Home After CA Fires

NEWS | By Heather Cassell | Oct 21
It's going to be a long process to return home for many LGBT residents who called the Fountaingrove and Oakmont neighborhoods in Santa Rosa home as well as other parts of Mendocino, Napa, and Sonoma counties.

College to Offer Sensitivity Training After Anti-LGBTQ Flyer

College to Offer Sensitivity Training After Anti-LGBTQ Flyer

NEWS | By Dake Kang | Oct 21
Cleveland State University says it will create an advisory committee and offer more sensitivity training after officials were criticized for their response to a flyer that urged LGBT students to kill themselves.

Bannon Faults George W. Bush for 'Destructive' Presidency

Bannon Faults George W. Bush for 'Destructive' Presidency

NEWS | By Michael R. Blood | Oct 21
Former White House adviser Steve Bannon depicted former President George W. Bush as bumbling and inept, faulting him for presiding over a "destructive" presidency during his time in the White House.

TV Academy Could Boot Weinstein; New Allegation Revealed

TV Academy Could Boot Weinstein; New Allegation Revealed

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brian Melley and Amanda Lee Myers | Oct 21
Another influential entertainment organization said Friday it would consider booting disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein as another woman accused the Oscar winner of sexual abuse.

Court, for Now, Blocks Immigrant Teen's Access to Abortion

Court, for Now, Blocks Immigrant Teen's Access to Abortion

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Oct 21
An appeals court is blocking, for now, an abortion sought by a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant being held in a Texas facility, ruling that the government should have time to try to release her so she can obtain the abortion outside of federal custody.

Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

NEWS | Oct 20
A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV.

NewFest  Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NewFest Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 20
Opening night of NewFest, at SVA Theatre NYC, screened the documentary "Susanne Bartsch: On Top," with the directors and subject on hand for a moderated Q&A.

Dolly Parton Announces Hurricane Relief Efforts

Dolly Parton Announces Hurricane Relief Efforts

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
Dolly Parton has announced that she will assist with the ongoing relief efforts around the United States and its territories by making a contribution to the One America Appeal for Hurricane Relief.

NewFest Screens 'Porcupine Lake,' Tale of First Love

NewFest Screens 'Porcupine Lake,' Tale of First Love

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
On Sunday, October 22 at 1:45 p.m. at Cinépolis Chelsea, NewFest will screen Ingrid Veninger's sixth feature film, "Porcupine Lake."


News

ACLU Taks Legal Action Defending Rights of Maryland Transgender Students

ACLU Taks Legal Action Defending Rights of Maryland Transgender Students

NATIONAL | Oct 20
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a motion today to defend a Maryland school board's policies that prevent discrimination, harassment, and stigmatization of transgender and gender nonconforming students in the school system.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Sound of Music
Miami, FL

Review :: The Sound of Music

THEATRE | By Erin Dahlgren | Oct 13
Rodger's and Hammerstein's "The Sound Of Music" runs through October 22 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.

 Review :: Buffy The Vampire Slayer - 25th Anniversary

Review :: Buffy The Vampire Slayer - 25th Anniversary

MOVIES | By Ken Tasho | Oct 21
There wouldn't have been a seven-year prime time TV hit series if this film hadn't existed first.


Business

Straight White Men Can Be Diverse Too, Says Apple's President of Diversity

Straight White Men Can Be Diverse Too, Says Apple's President of Diversity

CORPORATE | By Jason Parsley | Oct 21
"Diversity is the human experience. I get a little bit frustrated when diversity or the term diversity is tagged to the people of color, or the women, or the LGBT," Business Insider reported her as saying.


Technology

U.S. Tech Giants May Find Their Future Shaped by Europe

U.S. Tech Giants May Find Their Future Shaped by Europe

PERSONAL TECH | By Danica Kirka | Oct 21
Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 19
Autonomous vehicles may soon be tested by the chaos of Manhattan, where pedestrians, taxis, buses and bikes embark daily on an eternal quest to avoid impact.


Health/Fitness

Share Your Toothbrush? Yuck! Six Reasons That's an Unhealthy Idea

Share Your Toothbrush? Yuck! Six Reasons That's an Unhealthy Idea

HEALTH | Oct 20
When health officials discovered a hepatitis A outbreak in California this summer, they swiftly issued health warnings about how to avoid the disease. Among the many suggestions: Don't share toothbrushes.


Travel

The Quest to Visit All 50 States

The Quest to Visit All 50 States

By Beth J. Harpaz | Oct 21
The 50-state bucket list appeals to all age groups, from millennials who love to travel, to folks who travel a lot for work, to empty nesters and retirees with time for road trips.