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Superdry Founder Gives $1.28M to Anti-Brexit Campaign

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28M to Anti-Brexit Campaign

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Aug 21
The co-founder of the fashion brand Superdry said earlier this week that he has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to a group seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.

Disney Faces Lawsuit from Autistic Visitors

Disney Faces Lawsuit from Autistic Visitors

NEWS | By Mike Schneider | Aug 21
Visitors with severe autism can move ahead with their lawsuits claiming Disney's U.S. parks didn't do enough to accommodate their need for scheduled routines and no waits on its rides.

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles with 41,000 Cases

The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died.

Former Disney Actor, 'King Cobra' Star Garret Clayton Comes Out as Gay

Former Disney Actor, 'King Cobra' Star Garret Clayton Comes Out as Gay

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Taking to Instagram this week, former Disney actor and star of the gay porn murder drama "King Cobra" Garrett Clayton has come out.

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

Hollywood Elite Ditch Coffee for Healthy Bone Broth

Catwalk fashionistas and Hollywood royalty are ditching their morning coffee for bone borth thanks to the vitamins and minerals it contains.

Madonna's Rambling Aretha Franklin Tribute Earns Backlash

Madonna's Rambling Aretha Franklin Tribute Earns Backlash

ENTERTAINMENT | By Leanne Italie | Aug 21
The backlash was swift for Madonna's rambling, egocentric tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards, with media and Queen-of-Soul fans wondering why she got the gig in the first place.

'Crazy Rich Asians' Hoopla Elicits Mixed Feelings in Asia

'Crazy Rich Asians' Hoopla Elicits Mixed Feelings in Asia

NEWS | By Derek Cai | Aug 21
The craze for "Crazy Rich Asians" is hitting Asia, with a premiere in Singapore followed by openings in several neighboring countries later this week.

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregancy

Watch: Emotional Gigi Gorgeous Discusses Transgender Pregancy

Gigi opens up about her desire to have children as a transgender woman and also a subject she has shied away from in the past, sexual confirmation surgery.

Confederate Statue on UNC Campus Toppled by Protesters

Confederate Statue on UNC Campus Toppled by Protesters

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew | Aug 21
A Confederate statue in the heart of North Carolina's flagship university was toppled Monday night during a rally by hundreds of protesters who decried the memorial known as "Silent Sam" as a symbol of racist heritage.

MTV VMAs was a Shocking Event, for the Wrong Reasons

MTV VMAs was a Shocking Event, for the Wrong Reasons

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Aug 21
With most of music industry's top acts absent - from Beyonce to Bruno Mars - the MTV Video Music Awards lacked star power and felt flat, and some of the winners turned heads - for the wrong reasons.


News

MTV Launches Drive to Get Young People to Vote

MTV Launches Drive to Get Young People to Vote

POLITICS | By David Bauder | Aug 21
MTV is launching its first-ever midterm election drive to encourage young people to register and vote, hoping fans make voting a communal effort with their friends.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Walking Dead: The Complete Eighth Season

Review :: The Walking Dead: The Complete Eighth Season

TELEVISION | By JC Alvarez | Aug 21
The stakes have never been this high and the price of all out war may be more than our heroes have bargained for in "The Walking Dead" The Complete Eighth Season, now on a 5-disc Blu-ray set! Will you survive the binge?!


Business

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28 Million to Anti-Brexit Campaign

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28 Million to Anti-Brexit Campaign

LEGAL | By Jill Lawless | Aug 21
The co-founder of the fashion brand Superdry said Sunday he has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to a group seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.


Finance

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

HOME | By Lauren Schwahn, NerdWallet | Aug 8
The average cost for a local move from a two-bedroom apartment or three-bedroom house ranges from $400 to $1,000, according to HomeAdvisor's True Cost Guide.


Cars

License to Guzzle :: Forget Oil Conservation, Trump Admin Says

AUTO NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeyer | Aug 20
Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new policy statement that threatens to undermine decades of government campaigns for gas-thrifty cars.


Style

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 20
Hundreds of people, among them scores of chefs and students of the culinary arts from around the world, gathered Friday to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine, the late French chef Joel Robuchon.


Health/Fitness

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

HEALTH | Aug 20
The painful truth, right now, is that we can't solve autism. So how we can better support children with autism and their families today?


Travel

7 Ways to Fall in Love with New Orleans This Fall

7 Ways to Fall in Love with New Orleans This Fall

Aug 21
When fall arrives in New Orleans, the city comes alive with cool breezes, tons of festivals, and seasonal celebrations. Whether you're a foodie or a football fan, autumn in the Crescent City is non-stop fun.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LOCAL EVENTS | Aug 15
The Illinois Office of Tourism debuted a new larger-than-life art installation celebrating its "Amazing for All" LGBTQ and diversity campaign during Northalsted Market Days in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.