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Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Lindsey Tanner | May 27
Blood clots that can cause strokes, heart attacks and dangerous blockages in the legs and lungs are increasingly being found in COVID-19 patients, including some children.

Watch: Gaga and Ariana Grande Team Up for Hilarious 'Rain on Me' Promo Vid

Watch: Gaga and Ariana Grande Team Up for Hilarious 'Rain on Me' Promo Vid

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are sharing a new promo video for their new single "Rain on Me" where they act like meteorologists on local news.

Online Therapy is Having Its Moment

Online Therapy is Having Its Moment

For clients in need of warmth and reassurance, does online therapy work? Studies and one psychologist's experience suggest it does.

Virginia School Board Defends Transgender Bathroom Ban

Virginia School Board Defends Transgender Bathroom Ban

NEWS | May 27
A Virginia school board defended its transgender bathroom ban before a federal appeals court, as a transgender man barred from using the boys bathroom in high school argued that the policy discriminated against him and violated his constitutional rights.

Idaho State Track Athletes Want Transgender Lawsuit Tossed

Idaho State Track Athletes Want Transgender Lawsuit Tossed

NEWS | May 27
Two female athletes at Idaho State University want a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit challenging a new state law banning transgender women from competing in women's sports, the first such law in the nation.

Swift firings for Minneapolis Officers in Death of Black Man

Swift firings for Minneapolis Officers in Death of Black Man

NEWS | By Amy Forliti and Jeff Baenen | May 27
To the general public, the video of a white police officer pressing his knee into the neck of a black man prone on the street, crying out for help until he finally stopped moving, was horrifying.

In A First, Twitter Adds Fact-Check Warnings to Trump Tweets

In A First, Twitter Adds Fact-Check Warnings to Trump Tweets

TECHNOLOGY | By Barbara Ortutay | May 27
For the first time, Twitter has flagged some of President Donald Trump's tweets with a fact-check warning.

Dockers Launches 2020 Pride Collection

Dockers Launches 2020 Pride Collection

STYLE | May 27
Dockers is launching its third annual Pride collection and making a donation to the Stonewall Community Foundation.

Bleach, Bon Fires and Bad Breath: The Long History of Dodgy Plague Remedies

Bleach, Bon Fires and Bad Breath: The Long History of Dodgy Plague Remedies

Trump has joined the long line of those who, desperately seeking real cures, have found fakes.

Most Medicare Enrollees Could Get Insulin for $35 a Month

Most Medicare Enrollees Could Get Insulin for $35 a Month

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Richard Alonso-Zaldivar | May 26
Medicare recipients will be able to get prescription plans that limit copays for insulin, a potential savings of hundreds of dollars, the White House announced Tuesday in a pivot to pocketbook issues that could influence November's election.


Business

Liz Weston: Should Seniors Consider A Reverse Mortgage Now?

Liz Weston: Should Seniors Consider A Reverse Mortgage Now?

BUSINESS | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | May 27
A reverse mortgage could be exactly the right tool at the right time. Or it could be an expensive mistake. It's important to understand exactly how these loans work and to explore alternatives before you commit.



Technology

AP-NORC Poll: Half of Americans Would Get A COVID-19 Vaccine

AP-NORC Poll: Half of Americans Would Get A COVID-19 Vaccine

TECHNOLOGY | By Lauran Neergaard and Hannah Fingerhut | May 27
Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working furiously to create one succeed, according to a new poll.



Finance

1st Deadlines for Laid-Off Workers to Get Health Insurance

1st Deadlines for Laid-Off Workers to Get Health Insurance

NEWS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 25
Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.



Cars

German Court Ruling Clears the Way to Settle VW Diesel Cases

German Court Ruling Clears the Way to Settle VW Diesel Cases

CARS | By Christoph Noelting and David McHugh | May 26
A German court has ruled that Volkswagen must buy back cars from owners of its diesel cars equipped with software that evaded emissions testing — but consumers must accept the current value of the car.



Style

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | May 27
As temperatures rise, so does the beating on our skin. Fortunately, there's an arsenal of skincare lines to tackle the daily grind.



Travel

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

TRAVEL | By Adam Schreck | May 26
Latam Airlines, South America's biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.



Nightlife

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

| By John Ferranini | May 21
The Stud, San Francisco's oldest continuously-operating LGBT club, will be closing its doors permanently, according to a news release from Honey Mahogany, a co-owner of the South of Market establishment.