Drake is Spotify's Most Streamed Artist of the Year Globally

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Dec 1
Spotify users are clearly listening to Drake. The rapper was the most streamed artist of the year globally.

Taraji P. Henson Lends Hand to Alicia Keys' HIV & AIDS Charity

NEWS | Dec 1
Taraji P. Henson and Alicia Keys are joining forces to fight HIV and AIDS.

New York State Adding $200M More to $2.5B Fight Against AIDS

NEWS | By David Klepper | Dec 1
New York will dedicate $200 million more to its effort to end the AIDS epidemic by 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.

Kin of Robert Durst's Missing 1st Wife File $100M Lawsuit

NEWS | By Frank Eltman | Dec 1
Relatives of the missing wife of millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst have filed a $100 million lawsuit against him in her presumed death, the second legal action taken against Durst by the family of Kathleen McCormack Durst in recent weeks.

Russia HIV Infection Bucks Trend As World AIDS Day Marked

NEWS | By Katherine Jacobsen | Dec 1
While the rate of HIV infection is on a global decline as World AIDS Day is marked Tuesday, the number of new infections in Russia continues to rise.

Few Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Issued in North Dakota

NEWS | Dec 1
A check of counties shows that there isn't a big rush to wedlock by same-sex couples in North Dakota.

Climate Talks Get Down to Tough Business of Compromise

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet and ANgela Charlton | Dec 1
From deserts encroaching on African farmland to rising sea levels shrinking islands of the South Pacific, leaders of poor nations most affected by climate change shared their stories of global warming with leaders of some of the richest on Tuesday.

'Hot Cop of the Castro' Arrested for Hit-And-Run in San Fran

NEWS | Dec 1
A renowned San Francisco police officer was placed on medical leave before he was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run and will be suspended when he is eligible to return to duty, authorities said Monday.

US Marine Found Guilty of Killing Transgender Filipino

NEWS | By Jim Gomez and Teresa Cerojano | Dec 1
A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted a U.S. Marine of killing a Filipino last year after he discovered she was a transgender woman in a hotel while he was on a break after participating in joint military exercises in the country.

Presidential Proclamation for World AIDS Day 2015

NEWS | Dec 1
The White House issued a Proclamation by the President on World AIDS Day.


'12 Days of Christmas' Items Top $34K, Up 0.6 Percent

By Joe Mandak | Dec 1
The cost of 10 lords a-leaping increased 3% over last year, but nine of the other 12 gifts listed in the carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas" stayed the same price as last year, according to the 32nd annual PNC Wealth Management Christmas Price Index.


Watch: NSFW Cazwell's Sweet Latin Trap Beat, '¡Spicy!' Is an Ode to the Culo

Dec 1
Shot entirely on an iPhone 6, Cazwell's music video for "¡Spicy!," the latest track from his "Hard 2 B Fresh" album, is fun and psychedelic with lots of bright colors and playful visuals.


Kitty Power: Cats Luring Tourists Back to Brussels

By Maria Cheng | Dec 1
After a five-day lockdown prompted by the maximum security alert, Brussels officials are attempting to entice back tourists. Their secret weapon? Cats.


How to Make Sure Your Green Home Upgrades Pay Off

Dec 1
Investing in making your home more energy efficient can help the environment, lower your utility bills and possibly help you fetch a higher sale price.


How Can People Safely Take Control from A Self-Driving Car?

By Justin Pritchard | Nov 30
New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security - and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal.


Pacha NYC to Close Doors After Ten Year Run

Nov 30
Partygoers in Gotham will have one less place to go dancing in 2016. After a ten-year run award-winning mega-club and EDM marathon house, Pacha will close its doors for good.