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 Divas' Las Vegas :: Cher, J-Lo Shows Wow Sin City

Divas' Las Vegas :: Cher, J-Lo Shows Wow Sin City

EVENTS | By Jim Gladstone | Feb 19
"This is our last goodbye, it's true," she sang in "Strong Enough," the second number in her thundering glitterstorm of a new show, Classic Cher, which opened last Wednesday night to a giddy Las Vegas crowd.

LGBT SF Synagogue Welcomes Refugees

LGBT SF Synagogue Welcomes Refugees

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 19
For many members offering welcome to refugees is inspired by their own familial histories.

Queens We Love :: Dee Dee Van Carter

Queens We Love :: Dee Dee Van Carter

ENTERTAINMENT | By Scot Holland | Feb 19
This week, Scott Holland talks with Dee Dee Van Carter.

Bigger, Beefier Biceps

Bigger, Beefier Biceps

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Feb 19
For building biceps, the curl is just about the only exercise you can do, and it's all you really need for mounds of upper-arm power. Here's a routine that'll get those biceps bulging in 2017.

Executive Order That Incarcerated Japanese Americans Is 75

Executive Order That Incarcerated Japanese Americans Is 75

NEWS | Feb 19
Roughly 120,000 Japanese immigrants and Japanese-Americans were sent to desolate camps that dotted the West because the government claimed they might plot against the U.S. Today survivors commemorate the 75th anniversary of the executive order.

How To Watch Oscar-Nominated Flicks From Your Couch

How To Watch Oscar-Nominated Flicks From Your Couch

ENTERTAINMENT | By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 19
Movie fans, rejoice! You can watch about two-thirds of the Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch.

London Mayor: 'Cruel' Trump Should Be Denied State Visit

London Mayor: 'Cruel' Trump Should Be Denied State Visit

NEWS | Feb 19
London's mayor says that President Donald Trump shouldn't receive a state visit in Britain because of his "cruel" policies on immigration.

Finding Poison In N. Korea Attack May Be Hardest Part

Finding Poison In N. Korea Attack May Be Hardest Part

NEWS | Feb 19
A paranoid dictator's estranged brother. Two young female assassins. A crowded international airport. And a mysterious poison that kills within hours.

Are Face Transplants Still Research, Or Regular Care?

Are Face Transplants Still Research, Or Regular Care?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Marilynn Marchione | Feb 19
Is replacing a severely disfigured person's face with one from a dead donor ready to be called regular care, something insurers should cover? Mayo Clinic has raised that question by doing the first U.S. face transplant that's not part of research.

Christie Calls Phillies Fan Bitter; Mayor Calls Him A Bully

Christie Calls Phillies Fan Bitter; Mayor Calls Him A Bully

NEWS | Feb 19
Philadelphia's mayor is coming to the city's defense against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.


Entertainment

75 Years of NY Times Crossword

75 Years of NY Times Crossword

CULTURE | Feb 19
To celebrate 75 years of NY Times crosswords, celebrities like astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, designer Isaac Mizrahi, and singer Lisa Loeb have stepped in to help create special puzzles.


Business

Florida Man Accused in Plot to Bomb Target Stores

Florida Man Accused in Plot to Bomb Target Stores

FINANCE | Feb 19
A Florida man is accused in a plot to blow up several Target stores along the East Coast in an attempt to acquire cheap stock if the company's stock value plunged after the explosions.


Technology

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake A World Facebook Helped Create

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake A World Facebook Helped Create

PERSONAL TECH | By Barbara Ortutay | Feb 19
Mark Zuckerberg helped create the modern world by connecting nearly a quarter of its citizens to Facebook and giving them a platform to share, well, everything. Now he wants to remake it, too.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

AUTO NEWS | Feb 16
Mazda is recalling about 174,000 small cars in the U.S. because the seats can change angles suddenly, making the vehicles hard to drive.


Style

What is Wearable? Exhibit Pushes Boundaries on Clothing & Art

What is Wearable? Exhibit Pushes Boundaries on Clothing & Art

FASHION | By Tracee. M. Herbaugh | Feb 18
Wild and whimsical ensembles are part of the "WOW - World of Wearable Art" exhibition opening Saturday at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem.


Health/Fitness

Chemo Cold Caps

Chemo Cold Caps

HEALTH | Feb 19
A pair of new studies on cold cap therapy in the Journal of the American Medical Association gives hope to breast cancer patients.


Travel

Remember Airplane Food? It's Back on Long Delta Flights

Remember Airplane Food? It's Back on Long Delta Flights

By David Koenig | Feb 18
Delta is bringing free meals back to economy class on some long U.S. flights after dropping them years ago to save money.