Singer-Songwriter Lera Lynn Breaks Out From 'True Detective'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kristin M. Hall | Nov 28
Singer songwriter Lera Lynn looks nothing like the character she played on season two of HBO's crime noir series, "True Detective," who sang woeful drug ballads in a seedy dive bar.

What To Know About 'BernieCare,' Sanders Health Overhaul

NEWS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Nov 28
The most ambitious "repeal and replace" health care plan from a presidential candidate comes from Sen. Bernie Sanders, not from a Republican.

'Golden Girls' Panties Feature Rose, Dorothy, Sophia and a Crotchless Blanche

STYLE | Nov 28
Seeking that perfect holiday gift that will have the recipient telling you "thank you for being a friend?" Look no further.

Turing Reneges on Drug Price Cut, Rival's Version Sells Well

BUSINESS | By Linda A. Johnson | Nov 28
After weeks of criticism from patients, doctors and other drugmakers for hiking a life-saving medicine's price more than fifty-fold, Turing Pharmaceuticals is reneging on its pledge to cut the $750-per-pill price.

'Traditional' Marriage: Number of Child Brides to Soar in Africa, Say Rights Groups

NEWS | By Lynsey Chutel | Nov 28
An estimated 125 million African girls are child brides, with that number expected to rise to 310 million by 2050, creating a legacy of "lost childhoods and shattered futures."

Stonewall Exhibit Showcases International AIDS Posters

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael d'Oliveira | Nov 28
It was a time of information and misinformation and acceptance and disownment that Chuck Ross, chief museum curator of the Stonewall National Museum & Archives, captures in the new exhibit.

Transgender Insurance Exclusions Lifted in Maryland

NEWS | By John Riley | Nov 28
The majority of Maryland's transgender residents will be able to have medically necessary health care treatments covered by insurance, following a groundbreaking announcement by FreeState Legal.

After Paris US Political Shift On Privacy Vs. Security

NEWS | By Erica Werner | Nov 28
The Paris attacks have renewed debate on the U.S. government's post-Sept. 11 domestic surveillance laws, leading to efforts to revive the issue on Capitol Hill and handing Marco Rubio an opening against Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential race.

1 in 4 Gay or Bisexual Men Should Be On PrEP, CDC Says

NEWS | By John Riley | Nov 28
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday released a report that estimates about 1.2 million people in the United States should be on pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP.

Suspect in Custody After Planned Parenthood Shooting

NEWS | By Sadie Gurman | Nov 28
A gunman burst into a Planned Parenthood clinic and opened fire, launching several gunbattles and an hourslong standoff with police as patients and staff took cover under furniture and inside locked rooms.


Trans Victims Recalled at Day of Remembrance

NATIONAL | By Cynthia Laird | Nov 28
A somber remembrance of transgender people who have been killed in the last year included some closure for one three-year old Oakland case as police announced that it had been solved.


Kansas City Cool: Everything Really Is Up To Date

CULTURE | By Jill Gleeson | Nov 28
In the past 15 years, $9 billion - largely a mix of public and private funds - has poured into Kansas, sparking a Renaissance that just might outclass anything seen in any other American city. Here's part one of our insider's look at KC.


Coke Exec on 'Adversarial' Ties with Critics

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Nov 28
Sandy Douglas, president of Coke North America, said in an interview with The Associated Press that Coke is hoping to change its "adversarial" relationship with public health advocates.


Why Government and Tech Can't Agree About Encryption

PERSONAL TECH | By Bree Fowler and Tami Abdollah | Nov 28
Your phone is getting better and better at protecting your privacy. But Uncle Sam isn't totally comfortable with that, because it's also complicating the work of tracking criminals and potential national-security threats.


New Estate and Financial Planning Opportunities for Same-Sex Couples

SAVING | By Stuart Furman, Esq. | Nov 28
After last summer's landmark marriage ruling, states must provide same-sex couples with the same marital benefits that were previously only awarded to heterosexual couples. So what does that include? You'll find out here!


South Korea: VW Rigged Emissions in 125,000 Diesel Vehicles

AUTO NEWS | By Youkyoung Lee | Nov 28
South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged.


UNICEF: AIDS Leading Cause of Death for African Teenagers

HIV/AIDS | Nov 27
The United Nations' agency for children says AIDS is now the leading cause of death for African teenagers and the second most common killer for adolescents across the globe.