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Maryland AG Issues Guidance Against Police Profiling

NEWS | By John Riley | Aug 29
After months of protest over police brutality and issues surrounding racial profiling, Maryland is issuing guidance to law enforcement officers about the acceptability of the practice.

Kristin Chenoweth on Faith, Career, and Loving the Gays

ENTERTAINMENT | By Randy Shulman | Aug 29
Reveal to Kristin Chenoweth that the publication she's doing an interview with caters to the LGBT community and you get the following response: "Yay!"

Discover Gay Florida - Jacksonville, St. Augustine and Daytona Beach

TRAVEL | By Mike Halterman | Aug 29
There is so much history on the First Coast, as evidenced by the many museums and historical sites. However, northeast Florida is so much more than that.

Sardinia, Part II: Rocking Around the Island

STYLE | Aug 29
More advanced in fashion than their Mediterranean contemporaries, ancient Nuraghic men sported trousers, jackets with sleeves and hoodies, gloves, handbags, and berets.

Beyond Gumbo: New Orleans Restaurants Rebound Post-Katrina

STYLE | By Rebecca Santana | Aug 29
Talk to folks on the street about the "holy trinity" and you're as likely to get a lesson on onions, celery and peppers as you are Catholicism. That's New Orleans, a city where eating has long been a serious business.

Pentagon Funding New High-Tech Venture

TECHNOLOGY | By Lolita C. Baldor | Aug 29
Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft.

AP Sues Over Access to FBI Records Involving Fake News Story

NEWS | By Michael Biesecker | Aug 29
The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI's failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software on a suspect's computer.

Europe's Migrant Crisis Brings Tragedy by Land and Sea

NEWS | By George Jahn and Mohamed ben Khalifa | Aug 29
Rescue workers counted dozens of victims Friday from the increasingly desperate tide of humanity sweeping into Europe fleeing war, oppression and poverty.

It Gets Better for San Jose Under New Mayor

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 29
San Jose should see its score rise significantly on the 2015 Municipal Equality Index compiled by national LGBT advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign due to a number of changes ushered in by Mayor Sam Liccardo.

Five of the Most Anticipated 2015 Fall Albums

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 29
Presenting five of the most anticipated albums that will be released this fall.


News

Clerk Asks US Supreme Court to Intervene in Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Aug 28
Two months after it legalized gay marriage nationwide, the U.S. Supreme Court is being asked by a Kentucky county clerk for permission to keep denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: House of Bamboo

MOVIES | By Jake Mulligan | Aug 29
Mt. Fuji lords over the opening robbery sequence. It's the first of many densely composed images in the film, but it's hardly the only one to suggest that the character's fates are being impacted by forces larger than any individual person.


Technology

3 Generations of Swedish Family Linked by Single Womb

SCIENCE | By Maria Cheng | Aug 28
For one family in Sweden, a pioneering procedure has led to a baby being born from the same womb that nurtured the child's mother, uniting three generations.


Finance

Key Factors to Consider on Interest-Only Mortgages

REAL ESTATE | By Alex Veiga | Aug 28
The loans can lower monthly mortgage payments by letting borrowers put off paying the principal on their loan for several years. When the interest-only period ends, the borrower's monthly payment spikes.


Cars

US Agency Probes Jeep SUV Rollaway Complaints

TIPS & ADVICE | Aug 26
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that some newer Jeep SUVs can roll away unexpectedly after drivers put them in park. The probe covers 408,000 Grand Cherokees from the 2014 and 2015 model years.


Style

Antonio Banderas Swaps Film for Fashion with College Stint

FASHION | Aug 28
Antonio Banderas has swapped film for fashion, at least temporarily. The "Mask of Zorro" star is studying at Central Saint Martins, the London college that trained designers Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen.


Health/Fitness

Your Most Devoted Training Partner

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 29
Since our furry friends need exercise too, why not incorporate their need, with your need to work out and buddy up?


Travel

Million Gallons of Wastewater Closes Another Beach in Hawaii

By Caleb Jones | Aug 28
For the second time in a week a popular Hawaii beach was closed after sewage from a treatment plant was discharged into the ocean.


Nightlife

Times Finds Rentboy Raid 'Peculiar,' CEO Jeffrey Hurant Defends Site

SEX | By EDGE | Aug 28
The raid on Rentboy.com earlier this week has raised questions about the government prosecuting a company that provided escorts a cyber-space to do their business.