Rhode Island House passes bill to deregulate hair braiding
The Rhode Island House of Representatives has passed legislation that would deregulate the business of African-style hair braiding, which practitioners say is a cultural...
14 hours ago - Miami Herald
King County: No more taxes
King County Executive Dow Constantine is proposing to triple the veterans tax levy. First, he proposed to help preschoolers, then came Sound Transit 3, then arts funding. Does...
14 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Greek hedge funders look to sell the Fine Arts Building
A group of Greek hedge funders is putting the Fine Arts Building in Midtown on the market, sources told The Real Deal. The seven-story, 58,000-square-foot property at 232 East...
14 hours ago - The Real Deal New York
Everything you need to know for Taste of Cincinnati
Around 500,000 people are expected to flood downtown Cincinnati this weekend for the longest-running culinary arts festival in the nation.
17 hours ago - WLWT
True Romance Soundtrack Gets Vinyl Reissue, Huge Box Set
In between his classic 1992 film Reservoir Dogs and his hit 1994 film Pulp Fiction, Quentin Tarantino wrote the 1993 film True Romance . Now, to celebrate the film's 25th...
18 hours ago - Pitchfork
Trump's budget calls for elimination of funding for arts, public broadcasting
President Donald Trump 's budget for the fiscal year 2018 calls for the eventual elimination of funding for the National Endowment for the Arts , a proposal that was expected...
18 hours ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
UNC entrepreneurship program gets $18M boost
A family of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumni has made an $18 million gift to the school's College of Arts & Sciences to more than double the size of its...
19 hours ago - WRAL
Kobe Bryant Shows Support for Potential Fighter's Union at UFC Athlete's Retreat
At a UFC Athlete Retreat in Las Vegas on Monday, NBA legend Kobe Bryant expressed support for the formation of a UFC fighters union. As seen in the following video courtesy of...
20 hours ago - Bleacher Report - 2 articles
Facebook explains why it ‘gets things wrong' as it's trying to moderate content
The social network responded to the Guardian's exclusive reporting on how it handles revenge porn, sexual and graphic violence, and harassment in an op-ed column for the...
20 hours ago - Think Progress
Dina Merrill, Philanthropist and Actress, Dies at 93
Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become an actress, often portraying stylish wives or “the other woman,” has died. She was 93. Merrill...
20 hours ago - Time
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Top court paves way for same-sex marriage in Taiwan
Taiwan's Constitutional Court ruled Wednesday that current laws, which say that marriage is between a man and a woman, violate the constitution.
Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost
WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans are about to learn more about whether their drive to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law has been worth the political pain...
Shareholders likely to question United CEO over dragging incident
CHICAGO - United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is likely to face questions from shareholders Wednesday about the rough removal of a passenger from a flight, an incident that sparked...
3 more arrests made in UK concert attack
Police in the United Kingdom say they have made three more arrests in the bombing outside an Ariana Grande concert on Monday night.
Sheriff: $500M in poppy plants seized in North Carolina
Authorities: Estimated $500 million in poppy plants used in making opium seized in North Carolina
Playboy model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in court
Dani Mathers is expected to show up to a hearing in Los Angeles County Superior Court on a misdemeanor charge of invasion of privacy
Trump expected to retain private attorney
President Donald Trump is expected to hire attorney Marc Kasowitz to represent him on matters related to the inquiry into his campaign's alleged ties to Russia
Lab tests ongoing in California botulism case tied to nacho-cheese sauce
California health officials are still awaiting lab-test results on some of the nacho-cheese sauce confiscated from a gas station but said Tuesday they believe botulism...
Investigators hunt for accomplices of Manchester Arena bomber
The attack left at least 22 dead, including an 8-year-old girl, the latest apparent victims of Islamic extremists seeking to rattle life in the West.
Times Square crash: 5 still hospitalized, but teen goes home
NEW YORK - A New Jersey high school senior and another person mowed down by a driver on a Times Square sidewalk were released from hospitals Tuesday, but four other victims are...