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UEFA Declines Munich Application for Rainbow-Colored Stadium

UEFA Declines Munich Application for Rainbow-Colored Stadium

NEWS | By Ciarán Fahey | Jun 22
UEFA has declined the Munich city council's application to have its stadium illuminated in rainbow colors for Germany's final European Championship group game against Hungary on Wednesday.

Love, Sex, and Death... François Ozon on 'Summer of 85'

Love, Sex, and Death... François Ozon on 'Summer of 85'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 22
Prolific out French director François Ozon adapted one his favorite YA novels into "Summer of 85," a sunlit coming-of-age romance bookended by a criminal procedural that follows the romance between two young men.

In a Murky Sea of Mental Health Apps, Consumers Left Adrift

In a Murky Sea of Mental Health Apps, Consumers Left Adrift

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jenny Gold | Jun 22
Even as industry hype mounts, researchers and companies are scrambling to prove that mental health apps actually work.

Activists: Vatican is 'Meddling' in Italy's LGBT Rights Law

Activists: Vatican is 'Meddling' in Italy's LGBT Rights Law

NEWS | By Colleen Barry | Jun 22
The Vatican has formally opposed a proposed Italian law expanding anti-discrimination protections to the LGBT community, a leading Italian newspaper reported Tuesday.

Hungary's Foreign Minister Defends Law Limiting LGBT Rights

Hungary's Foreign Minister Defends Law Limiting LGBT Rights

NEWS | By Justin Spike | Jun 22
Hungary's foreign minister alleged Tuesday that a disinformation campaign was being used to rally international criticism of a recent Hungarian law widely seen as targeting LGBT people.

US Hits Encouraging Milestones on Virus Deaths and Shots

US Hits Encouraging Milestones on Virus Deaths and Shots

NEWS | By Michael Kunzelman | Jun 22
COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have dipped below 300 a day for the first time since the early days of the disaster in March 2020, while the drive to put shots in arms hit another encouraging milestone Monday: 150 million Americans fully vaccinated.

Explainer: Calls to #FreeBritney and Court Conservatorships

Explainer: Calls to #FreeBritney and Court Conservatorships

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Jun 22
When Britney Spears speaks to a Los Angeles judge, she'll do it 13 years into a court-enforced conservatorship that has exercised vast control of her life and money.

Spielberg's Amblin to Make Several Films a Year for Netflix

Spielberg's Amblin to Make Several Films a Year for Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jun 22
Steven Spielberg has set a new deal with Netflix in which his production company will make multiple feature films per year for the streaming giant.

Paid in Full? Biden, GOP Struggle over Infrastructure Costs

Paid in Full? Biden, GOP Struggle over Infrastructure Costs

NEWS | By Kevin Freking and Lisa Mascaro | Jun 22
Congressional negotiators and the White House appear open to striking a roughly $1 trillion deal on infrastructure. But they are struggling with the hard part — how to pay for it.

When it Comes to Heated Divorce, Pets Aren't People Too

When it Comes to Heated Divorce, Pets Aren't People Too

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Jun 22
New ways of working out custody of the dog, cat or parrot have sprung up with special mediators and "petnups" to avoid courtroom disputes.


News

Angelina Jolie Visits Burkina Faso as U.N. Special Envoy

Angelina Jolie Visits Burkina Faso as U.N. Special Envoy

INTERNATIONAL | By Ludivine Laniepce and Sam Mednick | Jun 22
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has visited war-weakened Burkina Faso to show solidarity with people who continue to welcome the displaced.


Entertainment

Review: Arrow's 'Years Of Lead: Five Classic Italian Crime Thrillers 1973-1977' is Worthy of Your Attention

Review: Arrow's 'Years Of Lead: Five Classic Italian Crime Thrillers 1973-1977' is Worthy of Your Attention

MOVIES | By Sam Cohen | Jun 22
Arrow Video's "Years of Lead: Five Classic Italian Crime Thrillers 1973-1977" gives the poliziotteschi genre the proper showcase at home. These shocking and morally ambiguous eurocrime films hearken back to a time of great social upheaval in Italy.


Business

In Surprise Move, Norwegian Low-Cost Airline Names New CEO

In Surprise Move, Norwegian Low-Cost Airline Names New CEO

Jun 22
A new CEO for low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle was tapped Monday when the carrier's Chief Financial Officer Geir Karlsen was named a day after the board decided to immediately terminate the contract with former CEO Jacob Schram.


Technology

EU Investigates Google's Conduct in Digital Ad Tech Sector

EU Investigates Google's Conduct in Digital Ad Tech Sector

PERSONAL TECH | By Kelvin Chan | Jun 22
European Union regulators have launched a fresh antitrust investigation of Google, this time over whether the U.S. tech giant is stifling competition in digital advertising technology.


Finance

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jun 22
High-deductible health insurance plans have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.


Cars

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jun 22
Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida pleaded for patience from disgruntled shareholders Tuesday and promised a turnaround at the Japanese automaker.


Style

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

FOOD/DRINK | By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 22
Don't worry if pink isn't your color. In the steamy days of summer, rosé is the perfect wine to revive and refresh, whether you're sipping poolside or at a beach, picnic or barbecue.


Health/Fitness

At 17, He Received a New Heart. By 23, He Began Transitioning.

At 17, He Received a New Heart. By 23, He Began Transitioning.

HEALTH | By Tate Gunnerson, American Heart Association News | Jun 21
For most transgender people, starting hormone therapy requires a therapist's approval. As the recipient of a new heart, Maddox Jones also needed his transplant team's OK.


Travel

Tourism Boom Pressures Tibet's Historic Sites

Tourism Boom Pressures Tibet's Historic Sites

By Mark Schiefelbein, Sam McNeil | Jun 21
Tourism is booming in Tibet as more Chinese travel in-country because of the coronavirus pandemic, posing risks to the region's fragile environment and historic sites.


Nightlife

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 20
Over the unofficial LA Pride weekend, the hot men and women of Southern California showed off their summer bodies at the Submerge Swim Party, part of the Velvet Dreams weekend at the W Hollywood.