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No 'Manpower': Berkeley Bans Gender-Specific Words in Code

No 'Manpower': Berkeley Bans Gender-Specific Words in Code

NEWS | Jul 18
Berkeley, California, has adopted an ordinance to replace some terms with gender-neutral words in the city code.

Number of US Overdose Deaths Appears to be Falling

Number of US Overdose Deaths Appears to be Falling

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mike Stobbe | Jul 18
U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary numbers suggest.

Myths and Risks in App that Gives You Peek into Older Self

Myths and Risks in App that Gives You Peek into Older Self

NEWS | By Rachel Lerman | Jul 18
Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present? That concern was pushed to the spotlight this week with the resurgence of a smartphone app that uses artificial intelligence to transform your current face into your younger and older selves.

Study Finds That Americans Only Get 10 Perfect Nights of Sleep Per Month

Study Finds That Americans Only Get 10 Perfect Nights of Sleep Per Month

The average American only gets 10 nights of perfect sleep in a month, according to new research.

'Are We There Yet?' And Other Summer Road Trip Questions

'Are We There Yet?' And Other Summer Road Trip Questions

NEWS | Jul 18
From Memorial Day to Labor Day, Americans will travel and have to deal with 19 bouts of hunger, 16 "are we there yets," 18 "how much longers" and 17 "I'm tireds."

Celtics' Stevens on Board with Lookalike Candidate Buttigieg

Celtics' Stevens on Board with Lookalike Candidate Buttigieg

NEWS | Jul 18
If this basketball thing doesn't work out for Brad Stevens, he already has a backup plan in mind.

Trump Slams 4 Congresswomen; Crowd Chants, 'Send Her Back!'

Trump Slams 4 Congresswomen; Crowd Chants, 'Send Her Back!'

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann | Jul 18
Going after four Democratic congresswomen one by one, a combative President Donald Trump turned his campaign rally into an extended dissection of the liberal views of the women of color.

'It: Chapter Two' Cast Talks Intense Shoot at Comic-Con

'It: Chapter Two' Cast Talks Intense Shoot at Comic-Con

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 18
"It: Chapter Two" is not taking it easy on the grown losers' club if the new trailer is any indication, and the shoot itself doesn't sound much calmer than battling a demonic clown either.

Fans Descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

Fans Descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 18
Dust off your Captain Marvel cosplay, San Diego Comic-Con is here.

In Crowded 2020 Democratic Field, a Clear Top Tier Emerges

In Crowded 2020 Democratic Field, a Clear Top Tier Emerges

NEWS | By Julie Pace and Steve Peoples | Jul 18
No votes have been cast in the Democratic presidential nominating contest, but the winnowing has begun.


News

Trump Leans on Issue of Race in Bid for a 2nd Term in 2020

Trump Leans on Issue of Race in Bid for a 2nd Term in 2020

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples and Zeke Miller | Jul 18
President Donald Trump has placed racial animus at the center of his reelection campaign, and even some of his critics believe it could deliver him a second term.


Entertainment

Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party
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Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party

FOOD/DRINK | Jul 8
A television network is inviting you to a dinner party with characters from "The Office" — aromatically speaking.

 Review :: Mr. Leather

Review :: Mr. Leather

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jul 17
Daniel Nolasco' throughly entertaining documentary will appeal to any gay man regardless of the fact that they have never ever thought of joining the leather community.


Business

Trump Leaning on Issue of Race to Win A Second Term in 2020

Trump Leaning on Issue of Race to Win A Second Term in 2020

LEGAL | By Steve Peoples and Zeke Miller | Jul 18
President Donald Trump has placed racial animus at the center of his reelection campaign, and even some of his critics believe it could deliver him a second term.


Technology

Finance Execs Meet in Paris to Haggle over Tech and Trade

Finance Execs Meet in Paris to Haggle over Tech and Trade

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 17
The top finance officials of the Group of Seven rich democracies are arriving at Chantilly, in a chateau north of Paris, at the start of a two-day meeting aimed at finding common ground on how to tax technology companies and other issues.


Cars

Former Mitsubishi Workers Seek Assets Sale for Forced Labor

Former Mitsubishi Workers Seek Assets Sale for Forced Labor

AUTO NEWS | By Hyung-Jin Kim | Jul 17
Colonial-era Korean laborers are seeking a court's approval for the sales of local assets of their former Japanese employer after it refused to comply with a court order to compensate them for forced labor decades ago.


Style

These Are the Keepsakes That Americans Treasure Most

These Are the Keepsakes That Americans Treasure Most

HOME | Jul 17
A poll of 2,000 Americans explored the sentimentality around keepsakes and found that 25 percent have held onto a keepsake from a previous relationship, while 43 percent harbor a keepsake from a current partner.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Celebration  @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

San Diego Pride Celebration @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 16
San Diego held its LGBTQ Pride celebration at Balboa Park with four stages and over 100 performers and community activists.