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81-Year-Old Man Arrested for Performing Sex Act on a Shrub

NEWS | Jul 29
An 81-year-old Stratford man has been charged with public indecency, accused of performing a sex act with some shrubbery.

Cel-Sci Expands Study for Treatment of Anal Warts in HIV/HPV Patients

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 29
CEL-SCI Corporation announced it has added a second clinical site for its Phase I clinical trial evaluating peri-anal wart immunotherapy in HIV/HPV co-infected men and women with its investigational cancer immunotherapy Multikine.

PopUps: Watch: Cara Delevigne Mocked by Local News Anchors in Interview

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 29
Model turned actress Cara Delevigne appeared on a local California morning talk show Wednesday and her sarcasm wasn't appreciated by the program's anchors.

University President Offended By Bias-Free Language Guide

NEWS | By Holly Ramer | Jul 29
The president of the University of New Hampshire said Wednesday he is troubled and offended by many parts of a "bias-free language guide" posted on the school's website, particularly a suggestion that using the word "American" is problematic because it fa

Conservative Move Against Boehner a Sign of Discontent

NEWS | By Matthew Daly and Alan Fram | Jul 29
An effort by a conservative Republican to strip House Speaker John Boehner of his position as the top House leader is largely symbolic, but is a sign of discontent among the more conservative wing of the House GOP.

Zimbabweans in Lion Hunt in Court; Kill was 'Unethical'

NEWS | By Farai Mutsaka | Jul 29
Two Zimbabweans arrested for illegally hunting a lion appeared in court Wednesday.

Brady Vows to Fight On; Kraft Says He Regrets Not Doing So

NEWS | By Jimmy Golden | Jul 29
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady vowed on Wednesday to fight his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, and team owner Robert Kraft opened training camp by saying he continues to "believe and unequivocally support" the three-time Super Bowl MVP.

A Real 'Shero': US Drag Queen Pulls Man From Flaming Car in Greece

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 29
Miami drag queen Elaine Lancaster is making headlines this week after it was reported she saved a man's life by pulling him out of a flaming car in Greece.

Kansas Reviewing Foster Care Policies; Advocates Uneasy

NEWS | Jul 29
Kansas officials are reviewing foster care policies, sparking concerns among some advocates that the state will stop placing abused and neglected children with gay couples, even after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage.

40 Gay Couples Apply to be Married in SD in 1st Month

NEWS | By Kevin Burbach | Jul 29
Forty gay couples in South Dakota applied to be married during the first month following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized such unions across the country, according to data provided by the state Department of Health.


News

Rally Held for Gay Michigan Pastor Forced to Resign

RELIGION | Jul 29
United Methodist clergy and churchgoers have held a press conference outside the bishop's office in Lansing in support of an openly gay pastor who says he was forced to resign.


Entertainment

Snap! Jane Birkin Asks For Name Removal From Hermes Croc Bag

CELEBRITIES | By Thomas Adamson | Jul 29
British singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to take her name off the crocodile-skin versions of the iconic Birkin handbag, after being contacted by animal rights group PETA over "cruel" slaughtering practices.


Business

Experts Warn Artificial Intelligence May Build Weapons

LEGAL | By Richard Lardner | Jul 29
According to an open letter signed by hundreds of scientists and technology experts, artificial intelligence could be used to build weapons with minds of their own. Here are five important things to know about artificial intelligence.


Finance

Fiat Chrysler to Buy Back Defective Vehicles

INSURANCE | Jul 29
As part of a record $105 million settlement, Fiat Chrysler has to buy back more than half a million pickup trucks and SUVs that have defective steering wheel parts.


Cars

Vettel Wins Action-Packed Hungarian GP Ahead of Red Bulls

AUTO SHOWS | By Jerome Pugmire | Jul 29
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel won an action-packed Hungarian Grand Prix for the first time on Sunday, while Nico Rosberg saw his chance to catch Lewis Hamilton in the title race disappear with a puncture near the end.


Style

Saving New Mexico's Green Chile

FOOD/DRINK | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 28
Efforts are underway to save the green chile that's important to traditional New Mexican fare as labor shortages, a previous severe drought and competition from China, India and Mexico endanger its growth in the state.


Health/Fitness

Health Care Spending to Accelerate, US Report Says

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 29
It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.


Travel

Local Intel: African-American History and More in Harlem

By Beth J. Harpaz | Jul 28
Decades of African-American history have made Harlem one of America's most famous neighborhoods. It's also an essential destination for visitors to New York, offering art, architecture, restaurants, shopping and more.


Nightlife

Melt :: July 25, 2015

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 29
One of the biggest weekends of the year deserves a great kick-off party; Melt was that and way more! Peter Napoli knows a thing or two about making a crowd of hot, sweaty, hunky guys dance non-stop...this time literally under the sun!