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S. Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

S. Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

NEWS | By Hyung-Jin Kim And Foster Klug | May 27
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in their surprise meeting to sitting down with President Donald Trump and to a "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula."

'Solo' Sputters in Takeoff at Box Office with $83.3M

'Solo' Sputters in Takeoff at Box Office with $83.3M

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 27
The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.

Police: Woman Held Captive Slips Note To Veterinary Employee

Police: Woman Held Captive Slips Note To Veterinary Employee

NEWS | May 27
Florida authorities say a woman who was beaten and held captive for two days at gunpoint by her boyfriend escaped when she convinced him bring their dog to an animal hospital - and then slipped a note to a staff member.

Budget Battle Brews as Trump Threatens Another Shutdown

Budget Battle Brews as Trump Threatens Another Shutdown

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | May 27
President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March.

Legal Hurdles May Make Weinstein's Prosecution An Exception

Legal Hurdles May Make Weinstein's Prosecution An Exception

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton | May 27
Harvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement.

Amid Anti-Immigrant Sentiment, Some Spanish Speakers Wary

Amid Anti-Immigrant Sentiment, Some Spanish Speakers Wary

NEWS | By Amy Taxin And Astrid Galvan | May 27
Being multilingual in the United States brings advantages like job opportunities and social connections. But speaking something other than English in some public places also can risk drawing unwanted attention.

'Quiet Revolution' Leads to Abortion Rights Win in Ireland AP-EU-Ireland-Abortion-Referendum

'Quiet Revolution' Leads to Abortion Rights Win in Ireland AP-EU-Ireland-Abortion-Referendum

NEWS | By Gregory Katz, Renata Brito And Leo Enright | May 27
In the end, it wasn't even close.

Wonder-Goal, Gaffes, Injuries as Madrid Seals CL Three-Peat AP-SOC-Champions-League-Final

Wonder-Goal, Gaffes, Injuries as Madrid Seals CL Three-Peat AP-SOC-Champions-League-Final

NEWS | May 27
With his back to goal but eyes on the incoming cross, Gareth Bale connected with the ball while leaping in the air and sent a scissor-kick arcing into the top of the net.

Backchannel, 'Dracula' Help Free Utah Man In Venezuela

Backchannel, 'Dracula' Help Free Utah Man In Venezuela

NEWS | By Joshua Goodman And Matthew Lee | May 27
A secret backchannel led by a veteran Republican Senate staffer and a flamboyant Venezuelan official nicknamed "Dracula" broke through hostile relations between the two governments to secure the release of American prisoner Joshua Holt.

 More LGBT Issues Loom as Justices Near Wedding Cake Decision

More LGBT Issues Loom as Justices Near Wedding Cake Decision

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | May 27
A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court's highly anticipated decision in the case of a Colorado baker who would not create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.


News

Astronaut and Moonwalker Alan Bean Dies at 86

Astronaut and Moonwalker Alan Bean Dies at 86

OBITUARIES | By Jocelyn Gecker | May 26
Former Apollo 12 astronaut and painter Alan Bean, who was the fourth person to walk on the moon and later turned his passion for space into art, has died. He was 86.


Entertainment

Palin's Son Seeks to Bar Media in Assault Proceedings

Palin's Son Seeks to Bar Media in Assault Proceedings

NATIONAL | By Rachel D'Oro | May 26
The eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is seeking to bar the media from covering court hearings after he was accused of assaulting his father last year at the family home in Alaska.


Business

Amid Mounting Brexit Concerns, UK Economy is Barely Growing

Amid Mounting Brexit Concerns, UK Economy is Barely Growing

FINANCE | By Pan Pylas | May 27
A day after the Bank of England's governor warned about the damaging consequences of a "disorderly" Brexit, official figures Friday confirmed that the British economy barely grew in the first three months of the year.


Technology

From Snipers to Moms: World War II Exhibit Focuses on Women

From Snipers to Moms: World War II Exhibit Focuses on Women

PERSONAL TECH | By Sarah Betancourt | May 27
A new exhibition opening Friday at the International Museum of World War II in Natick, Massachusetts, highlights the important and sometimes unconventional roles women took on during the war.


Cars

Fiat Chrysler Warns 4.8M Owners: Don't Use the Cruise

Fiat Chrysler Warns 4.8M Owners: Don't Use the Cruise

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | May 27
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare but terrifying circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.


Health/Fitness

TailTalks: PrEP and the New Sexual Revolution

TailTalks: PrEP and the New Sexual Revolution

HEALTH | May 27
Dr. Evan Goldstein leads a roundtable discussion that includes professional accounts and personal anecdotes focused on the social side of PrEP - slut-shaming, new frontiers, and unexpected consequences.


Travel

Where is Your Summer Vacation? Age May be a Factor

Where is Your Summer Vacation? Age May be a Factor

May 27
As summer vacation season approaches, a new survey from Discover found that for the 58 percent of those who intend to take a summer trip, where they go, how they pay and what they do while on vacation may be a factor of their age.


Nightlife

Philadelphia New Hope Pride Festival

Philadelphia New Hope Pride Festival

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 27
After the parade, the rainy fun continued at the New Hope Pride Festival with performances by Christine Martucci, Josh Zuckerman, Miss New Hope Pride Celebrates Ginger Alley, and many more!