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Polish Fireman Returns Huge Diamond Ring to Paris Hilton

The 34-year-old socialite lost an enormous diamond-studded ring on an airport shuttle bus in the Polish city of Lodz last week. But she won't be parted from the jewel for long: an honest fireman who found it is returning it to her.

Kim Davis to Appear in Court Thursday and May Face Fines,Jail Time

NEWS | Sep 3
Rowan County clerk Kim Davis has been summoned to the hearing at 11 a.m. Thursday before U.S. District Judge David Bunning. Bunning could hold Davis in contempt, which can carry hefty fines or jail time.

Tenn. Judge Uses SCOTUS Marriage Decision to Deny Straight Couple's Divorce

NEWS | Sep 3
A Tennessee judge has told a straight couple they can't divorce because the United States Supreme Court says that gay couples can marry. Huh?

Extended Power Outages Hit Home for Phoenix Residences

NEWS | Sep 3
A savage storm with wind, rain and lightning that damaged buildings, knocked down trees, utility poles and power lines added up to sweaty predicaments for many Phoenix residents.

Hilarious Mock Twitter Feed Created for Woman Who Sits Next to Kim Davis

NEWS | Sep 3
One Twitter user has set up a mock account @NextToKimDavis that shares the thoughts of the bespectacled woman who silently sits at the counter while Davis claims she's representing "God's Authority."

Judge OKs Gender Surgery Opposed by 48-Year-Old's Parents

NEWS | By Michael D. Sisak | Sep 3
A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, rejecting her parents' effort to block the operation because they say she's mentally incompetent.

Court: No Visitation Rights for Woman After Same-Sex Divorce

NEWS | Sep 3
A Maryland appeals court has ruled that a lesbian woman has no right to visitation or custody of a child who the woman's former partner gave birth to before the couple married.

Judge, Clerk in Kentucky Marriage Case Dealt with Nepotism Charges

NEWS | By Adam Beam | Sep 3
Davis' mother, Jean Bailey, was clerk for 36 years before retiring last year. Davis worked for her mother for 27 years before getting elected to replace her. Once elected, Davis hired her son to work for her.

Iran Deal Will Survive In Congress Despite GOP Opposition

NEWS | By Erica Werner | Sep 3
The Iran nuclear deal strongly backed by President Barack Obama and just as ardently opposed by the GOP is now on track to get through Congress.

Lesbian Couple Stands Up to Kim Davis

NEWS | Sep 3
The day before, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis refused her a license to marry Karen Roberts, her partner for more than a decade. Rather than comply with the legalization of gay marriage nationwide, the Apostolic Christian has invoked "God's Authority"


News

AP Sources: GOP Pledge Seeks to Avert Trump Third-Party Run

POLITICS | Sep 3
Seeking to avert a 2016 disaster, the Republican National Committee on Wednesday challenged every GOP presidential candidate to sign a pledge not to undertake a third-party bid under any circumstances.


Entertainment

Sony, Back In The Crosshairs, Defends 'Concussion'

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle and Lindsey Bahr | Sep 3
Nearly a year after the devastating hacking attack that leaked thousands of emails, Sony Pictures Entertainment again finds itself trying to justify its own inner dealings, this time over the upcoming Will Smith film "Concussion."


Business

Ben and Jerry's Defends Vermont GMO Labeling

LEGAL | Sep 3
Ben & Jerry's joins other Vermont businesses and consumer groups in defending Vermont's new labeling requirements for genetically engineered (GE) foods


Technology

Tech Tips: Windows 10 Privacy Settings Worth Checking

PERSONAL TECH | By Brandon Bailey | Sep 3
Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords.


Finance

A Q&A with Wall Street's Top Psychiatrist on Market Turmoil

RETIREMENT | By Matthew Craft | Sep 3
When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, a firm that applies research from behavioral science to financial markets.


Cars

Top Selling Vehicles in the US in August

AUTO NEWS | Sep 2
Automakers reported U.S. sales for August on Tuesday. Here are top selling cars and trucks, the number sold and the percentage change from last August.


Style

E! Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers with a 'Fashion Police' Retrospective

FASHION | Sep 2
On the eve of the one-year anniversary of Joan Rivers' passing, E! remembers the laughter and fun that the comedy icon brought to fans around the world with the 30-minute special, "Celebrating Joan" airing Thursday.


Health/Fitness

Eight Fitness Lessons You Need to Relearn

FITNESS | Sep 2
Warren Honeycutt has a question for you: Do you really know all you think you do about healthy living? He'll debunk eight common workout myths.


Nightlife

World OutGames Miami 2017 to Benefit from White Party

LOCAL EVENTS | By JC Alvarez | Sep 1
Miami's "White Splash" to raise funds and awareness for the World OutGames in 2017 is part of the holiday White Party spectacular descending on South Beach.