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FAA Investigating Chick-fil-A's Exclusion at Texas Airport

FAA Investigating Chick-fil-A's Exclusion at Texas Airport

NEWS | May 25
The Federal Aviation Administration says it's investigating a decision to exclude Chick-fil-A from an airport concession contract in San Antonio over opposition to the fast-food chain owners' record on LGBT issues.

Fanning Says She's Been Transformed by Cannes Experience

Fanning Says She's Been Transformed by Cannes Experience

ENTERTAINMENT | May 25
Elle Fanning, the youngest juror ever at the Cannes Film Festival, said she's been transformed by her experience at the French festival.

New Candidates Vie to Succeed UK's May with Focus on Brexit

New Candidates Vie to Succeed UK's May with Focus on Brexit

NEWS | By Gregory Katz | May 25
The race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May is heating up, the field of Conservative contenders is quickly growing and the focus is squarely on how to handle Brexit.

Bong d'Or: Korean Director Wins Cannes' Top Prize

Bong d'Or: Korean Director Wins Cannes' Top Prize

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 25
South Korean director Bong Joon-ho's raucous social satire "Parasite," about a poor family of hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family, won the Cannes Film Festival's top award, the Palme d'Or, on Saturday.

California Show Explores Warhol's Social, Tech Foreshadowing

California Show Explores Warhol's Social, Tech Foreshadowing

ENTERTAINMENT | By Katie Oyan | May 25
Before Instagram and Facebook, before selfies and filters that perfect selfies, there was Andy Warhol, using his art to imbue friends, family, celebrities — even himself — with a certain mystique.

UK Race to Succeed Theresa May Heats Up with Focus un Brexit

UK Race to Succeed Theresa May Heats Up with Focus un Brexit

NEWS | By Gregory Katz | May 25
The race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May is heating up, the field of Conservative contenders is quickly growing and the focus is squarely on how to handle Brexit.

State Abortion Bans May Hand Democrats a Political Weapon

State Abortion Bans May Hand Democrats a Political Weapon

NEWS | By Alan Fram | May 25
A flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading into next year's elections.

At the Spelling Bee, the Most Common Sound us the Toughest

At the Spelling Bee, the Most Common Sound us the Toughest

NEWS | By Ben Nuckols | May 25
The word that knocked runner-up Naysa Modi out of last year's Scripps National Spelling Bee was "Bewusstseinslage" — one of those flashy, impossible-sounding German-derived words that make the audience gasp when they are announced.

Hate Makes a Comeback in the Pacific Northwest

Hate Makes a Comeback in the Pacific Northwest

NEWS | By Nicholas K. Geranios | May 25
Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations' Idaho compound was demolished, far-right extremists are maintaining a presence in the Pacific Northwest.

AP Fact Check: Trump and a Tale of 2 Sheets of Paper

AP Fact Check: Trump and a Tale of 2 Sheets of Paper

NEWS | By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | May 25
President Donald Trump held up and read from a sheet of paper in the Rose Garden this past week as he argued he's been hounded by investigators in the Russia probe for no reason.


News

Trump Opens State Visit, Needles Japan Over Trade Issues

Trump Opens State Visit, Needles Japan Over Trade Issues

INTERNATIONAL | By Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville | May 25
President Donald Trump opened a state visit to Japan on Saturday by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the United States. "Maybe that's why you like me so much," he joshed.


Business

Liz Weston: Let's Get Real About Health Costs in Retirement

Liz Weston: Let's Get Real About Health Costs in Retirement

FINANCE | By Liz Weston | May 25
You won't pay for health care in retirement with one lump sum. That's the way these expenses are often presented, though, and the amounts are terrifying.


Technology

Virtual Reality Helps Police Learn to Interact with Autistic

Virtual Reality Helps Police Learn to Interact with Autistic

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Balsamo | May 25
An autistic man walks out of a store without paying for a toy he picked up. He's followed by a storekeeper demanding he come back inside. The situation quickly escalates, and police are called.


Finance

Young Homebuyers Scramble as Prices Rise Faster than Incomes

Young Homebuyers Scramble as Prices Rise Faster than Incomes

NATIONAL | By Josh Boak and Larry Fenn | May 25
In the seven years since the housing crash ended, home values in more than three-quarters of U.S. metro areas have climbed faster than incomes, according to an Associated Press analysis of real estate industry data provided by CoreLogic.


Cars

Threat or Promise? E-Auto Boom Could Cost Industry Jobs

Threat or Promise? E-Auto Boom Could Cost Industry Jobs

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | May 24
The world's largest carmaker is creating its first all-electric plant and phasing out production of the internal combustion-engine cars built by generations of local workers.


Travel

After Shark Attacks, is Cape Cod Ready for Tourists?

After Shark Attacks, is Cape Cod Ready for Tourists?

By Philip Marcelo | May 25
As Cape Cod's tourist season gets underway, there's uncertainty after two shark attacks rattled beachgoers last year and sparked a still unresolved debate about how the vacation destination should respond.


Nightlife

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 21
The annual GLSEN Respect Awards were held at Cipriani 42nd Street to honor the work of student leaders, educators, community organizers, influencers, and corporations who serve as exemplary role models and have made an impact on LGBTQ youth.