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NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NEWS | Nov 17
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts.

Goldberg, Hathaway, Bourdain Among NJ Hall of Fame Nominees

Goldberg, Hathaway, Bourdain Among NJ Hall of Fame Nominees

ENTERTAINMENT | By Wayne Parry | Nov 17
Actresses Whoopi Goldberg and Anne Hathaway, comedian Chris Rock, "Seinfeld" star Jason Alexander, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito and Anthony Bourdain are among the latest nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

Zhang Yimou's 'Shadow' A Favorite At Golden Horse Awards

Zhang Yimou's 'Shadow' A Favorite At Golden Horse Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 17
The Chinese-language version of the Oscars is being held Saturday night in Taiwan's capital, Taipei, with veteran director Zhang Yimou's monochrome historical epic "Shadow" a leading contender for best picture.

Trump Says Written Responses Go to Mueller Team Next Week

Trump Says Written Responses Go to Mueller Team Next Week

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Nov 17
President Donald Trump says he "very easily" answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller, though he speculated that the questions had been "tricked up" to try to catch him in a lie.

New Black Officers, Court Officials Rethinking U.S. Policing

New Black Officers, Court Officials Rethinking U.S. Policing

NEWS | By Jay Reeves | Nov 17
In a state where conservative politicians typically preach about getting tough on crime, Jefferson County's new sheriff ran and won on an alternative message.

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

Consumer healthcare company Nurx lets you complete all of the testing required before initiating PrEP from the comfort and convenience of your own home.

Justin Bieber, Ex-Neighbor Settle Long-Running Egging Suit

Justin Bieber, Ex-Neighbor Settle Long-Running Egging Suit

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton | Nov 17
Justin Bieber has agreed to settle a long-running lawsuit filed by a former neighbor whose house the pop singer egged.

Supreme Court Challenge Filed to Whitaker Appointment

Supreme Court Challenge Filed to Whitaker Appointment

NEWS | Nov 17
A prominent Washington lawyer is leading an effort to lure the Supreme Court into the dispute over the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the new U.S. acting attorney general.

Migrants Won't See Armed U.S. Soldiers on Border

Migrants Won't See Armed U.S. Soldiers on Border

NEWS | By Julie Watson | Nov 17
As thousands of migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on the doorstep of the United States, what they won't find are armed American soldiers standing guard.

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

As part of a continuing effort to assist people living with HIV who are affected by social determinants of health, Illinois HIV Care Connect today introduced "Good Health Is More Than Health Care" web content.


News

Dem Struggle over Pelosi Bid, with No End Game in Sight

Dem Struggle over Pelosi Bid, with No End Game in Sight

POLITICS | By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Nov 17
The standoff over Nancy Pelosi's bid to regain the gavel intensified Friday as Democrats left Washington for the Thanksgiving holiday, an unsettling finish to an otherwise triumphant week.


Entertainment

Pop Culturing: HBO's Adaptation of 'My Brilliant Friend' is Intense, Rich & Painful

Pop Culturing: HBO's Adaptation of 'My Brilliant Friend' is Intense, Rich & Painful

TELEVISION | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 17
HBO may have another hit on its hands thanks to its adaptation of the incredibly popular Neapolitan book series by Elena Ferrante, "My Brilliant Friend," debuting Sunday.


Technology

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, U.S. Court Filing Suggests

WikiLeaks Chief Could See Charges, U.S. Court Filing Suggests

PERSONAL TECH | By Eric Tucker | Nov 17
The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case, suggesting prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder under seal.


Cars

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 16
Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not keep vehicles in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.


Style

FAO Schwarz Makes a Comeback

FAO Schwarz Makes a Comeback

HOME | By Verena Dobnik | Nov 17
Three years after it closed its beloved toy store on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is making a return to New York.


Health/Fitness

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

HEALTH | By Anna Gorman | Nov 16
Federal health officials have recommended this practice, known as expedited partner therapy, for chlamydia and gonorrhea since 2006.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.