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Al-Shabab Extremists Claim Attack on Nairobi Hotel

Al-Shabab Extremists Claim Attack on Nairobi Hotel

NEWS | By Joseph Mwihia | Jan 16
Extremists stormed a luxury hotel in Kenya's capital on Tuesday, setting off thunderous explosions and gunning down people at cafe tables in an attack claimed by Africa's deadliest Islamic militant group.

Watch: Trailer for Erotic Space Thriller with Robert Pattinson 'High Life' Drops

Watch: Trailer for Erotic Space Thriller with Robert Pattinson 'High Life' Drops

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 16

Watch: Randy Rainbow 'Hosts' Mike Pence on New Musical Parody That Slams The Wall

Watch: Randy Rainbow 'Hosts' Mike Pence on New Musical Parody That Slams The Wall

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 16
Musical political satirist Randy Rainbow is back in the faux interviewer's chair with a video that mashes a real news clip of the vice president together with one of Rainbow's signature show tune satires.

After 17 Months, Grindr Lays Off Staff of LGBTQ News Site INTO

After 17 Months, Grindr Lays Off Staff of LGBTQ News Site INTO

NEWS | Jan 16
Grindr's LGBTQ news website is no more.

FAA Says It's Recalling More Aviation-Safety Inspectors

FAA Says It's Recalling More Aviation-Safety Inspectors

NEWS | By David Koenig | Jan 16
Federal officials say they are recalling more aviation-safety inspectors who were idled by the partial government shutdown.

Filing: OxyContin Maker Forecast 'Blizzard of Prescriptions'

Filing: OxyContin Maker Forecast 'Blizzard of Prescriptions'

BUSINESS | By Alanna Durkin Richer and Geoff Mulvihill | Jan 16
A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition."

"Pose" Star Billy Porter Shares Meaning of NYC Pride

"Pose" Star Billy Porter Shares Meaning of NYC Pride

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 16
Golden Globe nominee and Tony Award winner Billy Porter kicks off what promises to be New York City's most epic Pride season ever.

5 Reasons Holistic Dentistry is Gaining Popularity

5 Reasons Holistic Dentistry is Gaining Popularity

For a growing number of patients, a trip to the dentist isn't what it used to be — and that's how they want it.

Queer Theater Artist Dan Fishback: Performing (and Activism) Is in His Blood

Queer Theater Artist Dan Fishback: Performing (and Activism) Is in His Blood

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jan 16
Queer playwright, performer and activist Dan Fishback comes to Cambridge, MA this week for an evening of songs and patter. EDGE spoke to Fishback about the show, his career, his controversies, his politics, and what to expect at Oberon.

Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights to Honor Carol Channing

Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights to Honor Carol Channing

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 16
Broadway is remembering Tony-winning actress Carol Channing.


Entertainment

 Review :: Whiskey And Moonshine

Review :: Whiskey And Moonshine

BOOKS | By Christopher Verleger | Jan 16
Author Elizabeth Noble invites readers to get drunk on love in this enchanting tale of two men from opposite worlds.


Business

What the Government Shutdown Means for Your Mortgage

What the Government Shutdown Means for Your Mortgage

FINANCE | By Holden Lewis | Jan 16
The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage. Here's how the shutdown is affecting homebuyers and homeowners — and what you can do about it.


Technology

Giant Rotating Ice Disk Draws Attention, Visitors

Giant Rotating Ice Disk Draws Attention, Visitors

SCIENCE | Jan 16
Think of it as a crop circle, but in a river: A curious formation that's getting attention in Greater Portland is actually a spinning ice disk that is roughly 100 yards (91 meters) wide.


Finance

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 10
Challenging the Trump administration on a top consumer issue, leading congressional liberals are proposing legislation that would radically reduce U.S. prescription drug bills by linking prices to lower costs in other countries.


Cars

VW, Ford Team Up on Pickups, May Cooperate on Electrics

VW, Ford Team Up on Pickups, May Cooperate on Electrics

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Jan 16
Volkswagen and Ford say they're forming a global alliance in which they will together develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups while exploring broader cooperation on battery-powered and autonomous vehicles.


Style

Key West Moves to Ban Sunscreens That Could Damage Reefs

Key West Moves to Ban Sunscreens That Could Damage Reefs

GROOMING | Jan 16
Officials in Key West took the initial steps toward banning the sale of sunscreens containing two ingredients that could be harmful to coral reefs.


Travel

Delta Says Shutdown is Costing $25M in January Revenue

Delta Says Shutdown is Costing $25M in January Revenue

FINANCE | By David Koenig | Jan 16
Delta Air Lines expects to lose $25 million in revenue this month from the partial government shutdown that is also creating checkpoint delays and long lines at the airline's Atlanta hub.