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Bobby Brown's Lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has Opened Eyes

NEWS | Apr 21
Bobby Brown's lawyer issued a statement Monday saying the singer's daughter has "opened her eyes" nearly three months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home.

Willie Nelson Becomes Latest Celebrity in Marijuana Business

NEWS | By Nicholas K. Geranios | Apr 21
Country music star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of marijuana, capitalizing on his association with pot and the unofficial stoner holiday, 4/20.

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty to Threatening to Kill

NEWS | By Nick Perry | Apr 21
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court Tuesday to a charge of threatening to kill a man who used to work for him. He also pleaded guilty to possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.

Lily Pulitzer Flash Sale Overwhelms Target

STYLE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 21
Target shoppers found out this weekend that when stores make deals to carry merchandise from high-end designers for a limited time, it can be, well, really limiting.

Bush Preparing to Delegate Many Campaign Tasks to Super PAC

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont | Apr 21
Jeb Bush is preparing to embark on an experiment in presidential politics: delegating many of the nuts-and-bolts tasks of seeking the White House to a separate political organization that can raise unlimited amounts of campaign cash.

Court Sentences Ousted Egypt President to 20 Years in Prison

NEWS | By Maggie Michael | Apr 21
An Egyptian criminal court on Tuesday sentenced ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison on charges linked to the killing of protesters in 2012, the first verdict to be issued against the country's first freely elected leader.

Amid Optimism, US-Cuba Relations Challenge Baseball Players

NEWS | By Ricardo Zuniga | Apr 21
Since the U.S. and Cuba began 2015 with steps to improve rocky relations, baseball players and their families now navigate those choices and life changes through uncharted political waters.

Arkansas Cities Push Back Against Laws Cast as Anti-Gay

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Apr 21
After the state faced widespread backlash over measures critics cast as anti-gay, several Arkansas cities worried about the economic fallout are challenging the new laws by expanding their anti-discrimination protections.

Organic Products Soar in Spite of High Prices

STYLE | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Apr 21
The higher price of organic foods and other products doesn't seem to be deterring consumers: Sales jumped 11 percent last year, an industry report says.

Tesla Boosts Range, Power and Price of Low-End Model S

BUSINESS | By Tom Krisher | Apr 21
Electric car maker Tesla Motors is going after mainstream luxury car buyers by adding all-wheel-drive and more range and power to the base version of its only model.

New In Travel: Dogs, Men in Heels, Disney River Cruises

TRAVEL | Apr 21
From dog-friendly vacations in Colorado to "the curious history of men in heels" at the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, this season's travel trends are literally all over the map.

Bachmann: Obama's Policies on Gays and Iran to Bring on Rapture

NEWS | Apr 20
Question: If the rapture happens before Memorial Day, is it OK to wear white?

Desisa Wins 119th Boston Marathon; Rotich Takes Women's Race

NEWS | By Jimmy Golen | Apr 20
Lelisa Desisa earned his second Boston Marathon title Monday, finishing in 2 hours, 9 minutes, 17 seconds, the $150,000 first prize and a winner's medal to replace the one he donated to the city two years ago in memory of the bombing victims

Doerr, Guirgis Among Pulitzer Winners In Arts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Hillel Italie | Apr 20
Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See," a World War II novel that has been one of the top-selling literary works of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.

'MILF Gone Wild': Mother of Five Arrested After Hosting Teen Sex Party

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 20
An evening of debauchery with teenagers that involved alcohol, marijuana, naked twister and a sex toy demonstration, landed a 35-year-old mother of five in jail.

Bad Behavior Lands Madonna in Hot Water with 'Hamilton' Creator

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 20
Someone needs to teach Madonna how to behave during a live performance.


News

Rubio Believes Gays are Born That Way But Don't Have the Right to Marry

By EDGE | Apr 20
Good news, gays! 2016 GOP presidential hopeful Marco Rubio doesn't believe your "lifestyle" is a choice. The bad news is he still doesn't support your right to marry.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Ghoulies & Ghoulies II

By Ken Tasho | Apr 21
After the successful outing featuring those cute but mischievous set of furry monsters known as "Gremlins a whole slew of cheap knock-offs came on the film market quickly. One such imitator can now be seen as a Blu-ray double-feature from the Scream Factory folks.


Business

Safety Chief Wants to Cap Big Rig Speeds to Fix Tire Problem

By Meghan Barr, Tom Krisher | Apr 20
The nation's highway safety chief says his agency will push for quick action on a regulation requiring electronic speed limiters on big rigs. It may also contact states about speed limits that are higher than commercial truck tires are designed to handle.


Technology

Dermatologists Share Tips for Treating Cold Sores

Apr 18
If you have a cold sore - small blisters on the lip or around the mouth - you're not alone. More than half of Americans ages 14 to 49 carry the virus that causes cold sores. The American Academy of Dermatology offers some advice.


Finance

Fly the Coop: Helping Your Kids Buy a Home

Apr 18
Rising prices and a dearth of homes for sale in many markets have made it harder for many looking to buy their first home. Some parents are stepping in to help their kids


Cars

US Safety Agency May Reopen Jeep Fire Investigation

Apr 17
The U.S. government's highway safety agency may reopen an investigation into Jeep gas tanks that can rupture and cause fires in rear-end crashes, the agency's top official said.


Style

Maine Fishing Ban Causes Increase of Canadian Imports

By Patrick Whittle | Apr 20
Canadian imports of crustaceans are turning up more in American restaurants and seafood markets since a ban on fishing for Maine shrimp dried up local sources.


Health/Fitness

Trans People Face High Costs to Transition

By Sasha Lekach | Apr 19
Trans men and women struggle with the medical and other costs of their transition so they can physically present themselves, not as the gender they were born into, but as the gender with which they identify.