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Music Industry Calls for Black Out Tuesday Amid Unrest

Music Industry Calls for Black Out Tuesday Amid Unrest

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 1
The music industry is planning to turn off the music and hold a day to reflect and implement change in response to the death of George Floyd and the killings of other black people.

Trump Slams Governors as 'Weak,' Urges Crackdown on Protests

Trump Slams Governors as 'Weak,' Urges Crackdown on Protests

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire, Zeke Miller and Alan Suderman | Jun 1
President Donald Trump on Monday derided many governors as "weak" and demanded tougher crackdowns on burning and stealing among some demonstrations in the aftermath of another night of violent protests in dozens of American cities.

Christo, Artist Known for Massive, Fleeting Displays, Dies

Christo, Artist Known for Massive, Fleeting Displays, Dies

NEWS | By Lindsey Bahr | Jun 1
Christo, known for massive, ephemeral public arts projects died Sunday at his home in New York. He was 84.

Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

NEWS | By Alexandra Jaffe and Will Weissert | Jun 1
Joe Biden met with community leaders at a predominantly African American church in Delaware Monday morning, leaving home for a second consecutive day to address exploding racial tensions that have begun to reshape the upcoming presidential election.

Court Ruling: Surviving Same-Sex Spouses Eligible for Benefits

Court Ruling: Surviving Same-Sex Spouses Eligible for Benefits

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
For some same-sex couples, justice delayed was justice denied when one spouse died less than nine months after legal marriage became available. A court ruling has corrected that.

Williams Institute Study: Marriage Equality Boosts Economy 'by Billions'

Williams Institute Study: Marriage Equality Boosts Economy 'by Billions'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
Contrary to what anti-LGBTQ extremists claimed before marriage equality became the law of the land in 2015, marriage equality has been good for the institution - and for the economy.

Watch: Don Lemon Calls on Celebs Like Ellen, Oprah to Speak Out on Inequities, Unrest

Watch: Don Lemon Calls on Celebs Like Ellen, Oprah to Speak Out on Inequities, Unrest

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
Don Lemon threw down the gauntlet for America's celebrity class, wondering on air where the voices of the nation's most prominent citizens are in the midst of widespread unrest.

Monday Muscle: 5-Minute Ab Workout

Monday Muscle: 5-Minute Ab Workout

With only a five-minute commitment, there's no excuse to avoid your ab workout today, courtesy of A Gentlemen's Guide.

Could Antibody Injections Fight COVID-19?

Could Antibody Injections Fight COVID-19?

To stop the spread of COVID-19, billions of people will need to have antibodies to protect against the new coronavirus. How can we isolate and produce neutralizing antibodies in large enough quantities to serve everyone who needs them?

How EVO3 CBD Oils Evolved Into an Industry Game-Changer

How EVO3 CBD Oils Evolved Into an Industry Game-Changer

BUSINESS | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 1
EVO3 CBD Oils has demystified a rapidly evolving industry with high-quality, lab-tested products that can be traced to the source.


Entertainment

Review: 'Dear...' is A Bundle of Love Letters to An Eclectic Mix of Celebrities

Review: 'Dear...' is A Bundle of Love Letters to An Eclectic Mix of Celebrities

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
Each episode is a mix of docudrama and feature profile, and while the ten episodes in the series center around a disparate mix of celebrities, one theme emerges again and again: Following one's own path.


Finance

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

HEALTH | By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?


Travel

Roam Close to Home: European Tourists Play Safe in Pandemic

Roam Close to Home: European Tourists Play Safe in Pandemic

INTERNATIONAL | By Frank Jordans, Kerstin Sopke | May 31
About 3 million businesses benefit from Europe's normally wide-open borders, helping make the continent the world's top tourism destination with half of all global arrivals.


Nightlife

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | May 28
When Mr. Gay World 2020 had to be put off to next year, the plan was for first runner-up from 2019 to serve an interim term. Then an ironic twist emerged - one with a heroic tinge.