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John Wayne's heirs lose 'Duke' legal brawl

John Wayne had a two‑fisted image but heirs of the late movie star have lost a legal throw‑down over use of his nickname, Duke. A federal...

'Orange is the New Black' author talks Season 3

The woman whose best‑selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series is sharing her insight into...

Man convicted of murder in loud music shooting

A jury convicted a Florida man on Wednesday of first‑degree murder for killing a teenager after an argument over loud music. (Oct. 1)

Nevada city plans festival to celebrate blue jeans

Nevada tourism officials are planning a three‑day festival in Reno next fall to celebrate and promote the city as the birthplace of what became...

Fahad fashion

A model presents a creation by designer Fahad Hussayn on the second day of the Pakistan Fashion Design Council Bridal Week in Lahore

Facebook makes peace with gays over 'real names'

Facebook on Wednesday vowed to ease its "real names" policy that prompted drag queen performers to quit the social network and sparked wider...

Google removes news snippets in Germany legal fight

Internet giant Google said Wednesday it would remove news snippets and thumbnails of articles from several German news sites from its search results amid a...

Twitter-funded lab to seek social media insights

A new Twitter‑funded research project unveiled Wednesday, with access to every tweet ever sent, will look for patterns and insights from the billions...