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Schwarzenegger Donates $100,000 to Anti-Hate

FORMER CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR DECLARES CHARLOTTESVILLE AN ACT OF TERROR

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption Arnold Schwarzenegger is giving $100,000 to the Simon Wiesenthal Center, an anti-hate organization. In a Sunday announcement on Facebook, the former California governor referenced Saturday’s bloodshed in Charlottesville. He referred to the killing of protester Heather Heyer as an act of domestic terrorism. Schwarzenegger paid tribute to her, and the…

Katy Perry Postpones Latest Tour

PRODUCTION DELAYS KATY'S WITNESS TOUR

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption Katy Perry is postponing her Witness world tour due to “unavoidable production delays.” The tour was set to kick-off on September 7th in Ohio. It has been rescheduled for September 19th in Montreal. Ticket holders can head to www.KatyPerry.com for updated dates. The singer said in a statement Thursday that…

Parkinson’s Patients See Dr by Television

TREATING PARKINSON'S BY TELEMEDICINE JUST AS EFFECTIVE

  Why don’t some patients with parkinson’s disease get help from a neurologist? Distance and disability are the problems. So, telemedicine could be an effective solution.   That’s according to a new study from the University of Rochester Medical Center. Researchers followed 200 patients who had four  video conference visits with a neurologist or got standard in office care from…

Dangerously cheesy? Cheetos pop-up restaurant opens in NYC

1/1Celebrity Chef Anne Burrell Show Caption Hide Caption NEW YORK (AP) — Gourmet fun or just plain cheesy?A three-day pop-up restaurant devoted to Cheetos, yes Cheetos, opened in Manhattan on Tuesday, with every table already booked with diners ready to pay between $8 and $22 for such creations as Cheetos meatballs, Cheetos crusted fried pickles, Cheetos tacos, Mac n’ Cheetos…

Big Texas Fair Foods for the Win!

13th Annual Big Tex Choice Awards

1/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Show Caption Hide Caption The State Fair of Texas announced 10 food finalists for the 13th Annual Big Tex Choice Awards. Among the finalists is creator of the “fat smooth” — three deep fried cream puffs drizzled with sugar, chocolate and caramel. The other finalists’ creations include food items…

Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Irving House” for Sale

ILLINOIS HOME OWNER GIVES A TOUR OF THE WORK OF ART

1/8 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/8 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/8 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/8Marc Willis, Frankl Lloyd Wright Home Owner Show Caption Hide Caption 5/8 Show Caption Hide Caption 6/8Frank Lloyd Wright Home for Sale Show Caption Hide Caption 7/8 Show Caption Hide Caption 8/8 Show Caption Hide Caption An iconic piece of architecture, the Frank Lloyd Wright…

How Do Women Choose Their Breast Cancer Treatment

BREAST CANCER TREATMENT REFLECTS WOMAN'S EMOTIONS

How do women make decisions about their breast cancer treatment? Researchers at the University of Michigan asked 23-hundred newly diagnosed women about their emotions when making decisions. Women who worry about making mistakes or those who like to make their own decisions were more likely to consider a double mastectomy, even though it does not improve survival rates. Women who…

Woods had marijuana, painkillers in system at arrest

1/1Tiger Woods Mug Shot Show Caption Hide Caption FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested on a DUI charge earlier this year, a report released Tuesday by prosecutors said. Police in Jupiter, Florida, released the report less than a week after…

2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby’s sex assault case

1/1Bill Cosby Show Caption Hide Caption NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before the start of his retrial that’s set for November. Los Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents Tuesday seeking to withdraw as Cosby’s counsel. Lead defense lawyer Brian…

$28.75 charge to visit Elvis’ grave during vigil upsets fans

1/1$28.75 charge to visit Elvis’ grave upsets fans Show Caption Hide Caption MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — For nearly four decades, fans of the late singer Elvis Presley have made a solemn procession past his grave at his Graceland mansion during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny.This year, on the 40th anniversary of the rock n’…