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'Doctor Strange 2' Keeps Hold on Top Spot in 2nd Weekend

'Doctor Strange 2' Keeps Hold on Top Spot in 2nd Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 15

"Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" stayed on top of the box office charts during its second weekend in theaters, earning an additional $61 million from North American theaters, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Kim Kardashian Shades Kris Humphries With Gay Wedding Crack

Kim Kardashian Shades Kris Humphries With Gay Wedding Crack

ENTERTAINMENT | May 15

What exactly was Kim Kardashian saying about her ex-husband Kris Humphries?

British Footballer Set to Come Out as Gay This Week

British Footballer Set to Come Out as Gay This Week

NEWS | May 15

The British tabloid The Sun is reporting that a gay teenage footballer is about to come out as gay. He has been given the full backing of teammates and officials at his Championship club.

Jonathan Agassi Was King of the Porn World, Until... Inside Doc Filmmaker's Tomer Heymann's Provocative Film

Jonathan Agassi Was King of the Porn World, Until... Inside Doc Filmmaker's Tomer Heymann's Provocative Film

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 15

In the new doc "Jonathan Agassi Saved My Life," filmmaker Tomer Heymann spent eight years getting to know the adult male superstar Jonathan Agassi. Their film turns out to be a cautionary tale of porn, drug use, and family dysfunction.

British Woman Sentenced for Grooming 13-Year-Old Boy in Heterosexual Sex

British Woman Sentenced for Grooming 13-Year-Old Boy in Heterosexual Sex

NEWS | May 15

A 40-year old British woman pleaded guilty in a sentencing hearing for having "befriended a 13-year-old boy and plied him with alcohol and cigarettes before going on to force him to have sex with her."

Watch: Jerrod Carmichael Reveals How Ellen DeGeneres Helped Him Come Out

Watch: Jerrod Carmichael Reveals How Ellen DeGeneres Helped Him Come Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | May 15

The freshly out comedian says DeGeneres inspired him to come out despite struggles of being accepted.

Britney Spears Says She's Lost Baby Due to Miscarriage

Britney Spears Says She's Lost Baby Due to Miscarriage

ENTERTAINMENT | May 15

Britney Spears says she has lost a baby early in her pregnancy.

Shoppers, Guard Among 10 Dead in Buffalo Supermarket Attack

Shoppers, Guard Among 10 Dead in Buffalo Supermarket Attack

NEWS | By Carolyn Thompson | May 15

Shoppers out on a weekend afternoon and a retired police officer working as a security guard were among the 10 shot and killed at a Buffalo supermarket by a white teenager who authorities say was motivated by racial hatred.

Abortion Rights Backers Rally in Anger over Post-Roe Future

Abortion Rights Backers Rally in Anger over Post-Roe Future

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil and David Sharp | May 15

Abortion rights supporters demonstrating at hundreds of marches and rallies Saturday expressed their outrage that the Supreme Court appears prepared to scrap the constitutional right to abortion that has endured for nearly a half-century.

As Musk Buyout Looms, Twitter Searches for its Soul

As Musk Buyout Looms, Twitter Searches for its Soul

NEWS | By Barbara Ortutay | May 15

For Elon Musk, its ultimate troll and perhaps most prolific user whose buyout of the company is on increasingly shaky ground, Twitter is a "de facto town square" in dire need of a libertarian makeover.

News

Watch: LGBTQ-Themed Library Again Target of Anti-gay Vandals

Watch: LGBTQ-Themed Library Again Target of Anti-gay Vandals

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | May 15

A mini library, with LGBTQ-themed books for youths and young adults, has been ransacked for a fourth time in a Massachusetts community.

Entertainment

Naomi Judd Celebrated at 'River of Time' Memorial Service

Naomi Judd Celebrated at 'River of Time' Memorial Service

ENTERTAINMENT | May 16

Naomi Judd was celebrated with words and soaring music at a public memorial service Sunday that ended with her daughter Wynonna announcing that a tour planned for later this year would go on.

Business

Google Adopts an Apple-Like Approach for Its Pixel Products

Google Adopts an Apple-Like Approach for Its Pixel Products

BUSINESS | May 12

Google on Wednesday took a big step toward pushing its Pixel product line-up down a road already paved by Apple and its array of trendsetting devices.

Technology

Google Gets More Multilingual, but Will It Get the Nuance?

Google Gets More Multilingual, but Will It Get the Nuance?

TECHNOLOGY | By Franklin Briceno and Matt O'Brien | May 16

The internet giant says new artificial intelligence technology is enabling it to vastly expand Google Translate's repertoire of the world's languages.

Cars

New Zealand to Help Pay for Cleaner Cars to Reduce Emissions

New Zealand to Help Pay for Cleaner Cars to Reduce Emissions

CARS | By Nick Perry | May 16

New Zealand's government said Monday it will help pay for lower-income families to scrap their old gas guzzlers and replace them with cleaner hybrid or electric cars.

Style

Sun's Out, Thighs Out: 5 Shorts for Every Style

Sun's Out, Thighs Out: 5 Shorts for Every Style

STYLE | By Andrew Villagomez | May 15

As summer approaches and temperatures rise, it's time to let our legs breathe by breaking out the shorts. But where to start looking? Here are some answers.

Health/Fitness

Mixed Texas Ruling Allows Trans Youth Parent Investigations

Mixed Texas Ruling Allows Trans Youth Parent Investigations

HEALTH/FITNESS | May 13

The Texas Supreme Court allowed the state to investigate parents of transgender youth for child abuse while also ruling in favor of one family that was among the first contacted by child welfare officials following an order by Republican Gov. Greg Abbot.

Travel

Beyond the Canal, There's Plenty More to Find in Romantic Panama

Beyond the Canal, There's Plenty More to Find in Romantic Panama

TRAVEL | By Brandon Schultz | May 15

While it is most famous for its canal, it is the least interesting attraction in this Central America country that has Manhattan-lie skyscrapers, beautiful beaches and great amenities.