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Dozens Take Part in Underwear Run

Dozens Take Part in Underwear Run

NEWS | Feb 23
Dozens of running enthusiasts wearing nothing but underwear and jogging shoes took part in a race along the Danube river in Belgrade on Saturday.

Self-Styled Daredevil Dies in Crash after Rocket Launch

Self-Styled Daredevil Dies in Crash after Rocket Launch

NEWS | Feb 23
A self-styled daredevil died Saturday after a rocket in which he launched himself crashed into the ground, a colleague and a witness said.

Man Charged after Prayer Leader Stabbed At London Mosque

Man Charged after Prayer Leader Stabbed At London Mosque

NEWS | Feb 23
A 29-year-old man appeared in court Saturday, charged with stabbing an official at one of London's biggest mosques during afternoon prayers.

Turkey Closes Borders with Iran over Coronavirus Concerns

Turkey Closes Borders with Iran over Coronavirus Concerns

NEWS | By Andrew Wilks | Feb 23
Turkey's health minister said the border with Iran would be closed from Sunday due to the number of coronavirus cases in its eastern neighbor.

Security Video Captures Jail Inmate's Fall Through Ceiling

Security Video Captures Jail Inmate's Fall Through Ceiling

NEWS | Feb 23
A security camera captured footage of a jail inmate's apparent escape attempt from a holding room that ended with her falling through a ceiling and landing head-first in a trash can.

Analysis: Sanders' Path Has Echoes of Trump's 2016 Campaign

Analysis: Sanders' Path Has Echoes of Trump's 2016 Campaign

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Feb 23
A burn-it-down candidate is topping a splintered field of more moderate contenders and setting the party's establishment wing on edge.

Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Takes National Democratic Lead

Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Takes National Democratic Lead

NEWS | By Steve Peoples, Michelle L. Price, Jonathan J. Cooper, and Brian Slodysko | Feb 23
Bernie Sanders scored a commanding victory in Nevada's presidential caucuses, cementing his status as the Democrats' national front-runner but escalating tensions over whether he's too liberal to defeat Trump.

Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' Win Top Honors at NAACP Image Awards

Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' Win Top Honors at NAACP Image Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Feb 23
Lizzo was named entertainer of the year and "Just Mercy" won best motion picture, best actor and best supporting actor Saturday at the NAACP Image Awards.

Security Adviser: I've Seen No Intel of Moscow Helping Trump

Security Adviser: I've Seen No Intel of Moscow Helping Trump

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann | Feb 23
President Donald Trump's national security adviser said he's seen no intelligence to show that Russia is interfering in the U.S. presidential campaign in hopes of reelecting President Donald Trump.

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

Brazilian Transgender Dancer Shatters Carnival Parade Taboo

NEWS | By Mauricio Savarese | Feb 23
When dancer Camila Prins entered Sao Paulo's Carnival parade grounds, a costume of feathers clinging to her sinuous body, she fulfilled a dream of feminine beauty nearly three decades old.


News

Nevada Democrats Skirt Chaos that Plagued Iowa Caucuses

Nevada Democrats Skirt Chaos that Plagued Iowa Caucuses

POLITICS | By Christina A. Cassidy and Michelle L. Price | Feb 23
After the chaos of the Iowa caucuses, Democrats were desperate to avoid another fiasco in Nevada. And early indications Saturday were that they succeeded.


Entertainment

Lizzo, Nyong'o, Eddie Murphy Vyving for NAACP Image Awards

Lizzo, Nyong'o, Eddie Murphy Vyving for NAACP Image Awards

CULTURE | Feb 22
Hollywood's awards season isn't over quite yet, with the NAACP Image Awards putting the spotlight Saturday on the achievements of actors and musicians of color.


Business

Deere Sees Some Stability on Farms in Bruising Trade Fight

Deere Sees Some Stability on Farms in Bruising Trade Fight

CORPORATE | By Michelle Chapman | Feb 23
Deere & Co. had a surprisingly strong first quarter after an extended period in which the tractor and construction equipment maker was bruised by the ongoing trade war between the United States and China.


Technology

FDA Approves Drug that Lowers Cholesterol in A New Way

FDA Approves Drug that Lowers Cholesterol in A New Way

SCIENCE | By Linda A. Johnson | Feb 22
U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who can't tolerate — or don't get enough help from — widely used statin pills like Lipitor and Crestor.


Cars

Kia Recalls SUVs, Vans; Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires

Kia Recalls SUVs, Vans; Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Feb 23
Kia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short and possibly a fire.


Style

Breast Cancer Survivors Create Products to Help Others

Breast Cancer Survivors Create Products to Help Others

HEALTH | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 22
Women fighting breast cancer are increasingly seeing more options for bras as well as clean beauty treatments and other products that help them look and feel better.


Travel

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

FINE ARTS | By Jill Gleeson | Feb 21
Step out of the sun to check out South Beach's diverse art scene, featuring old masters, modern marvels, Instagram-worthy murals, and a high-tech video installation.


Nightlife

Join Us for 'LGBTQ+ Night at the Circus Spectacular!'
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Join Us for 'LGBTQ+ Night at the Circus Spectacular!'

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Feb 19
For this special, once-a-year benefit, the New England Center for Circus Arts invites NECCA alumni and professional performers from around the world to donate their talents to raise money for NECCA's outreach and scholarship programs.

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 8
The 21st Annual Glam Awards celebrates the best of New York City Nightlife, it is also an incredible display of creativity, talent and camaraderie.