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How Bacteria in Your Gut Interact with Your Mind and Body

How Bacteria in Your Gut Interact with Your Mind and Body

Many people are familiar with the idea that gut bacteria are important for health. Given their location, you might assume that role is only about digestion.

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Zeke Miller | May 30
President Donald Trump spent Friday walking back his post-midnight "thugs" tweet about Minneapolis protesters that added to outrage over the police killing of a black man.

Ricky Martin Makes 'Pausa' to Channel Newly Found Anxiety

Ricky Martin Makes 'Pausa' to Channel Newly Found Anxiety

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sigal Ratner-Arias | May 30
The world paused and for the first time in his life Ricky Martin felt anxiety.

Louis Sheldon, Anti-Gay Christian Group Founder, Dies at 85

Louis Sheldon, Anti-Gay Christian Group Founder, Dies at 85

NEWS | May 30
Rev. Louis P. Sheldon, who founded the Traditional Values Coalition, a lobbying group that was largely known for opposing homosexuality and gay rights, died Friday. He was 85.

Christopher Street West Announces Digital Initiatives for Pride Month

Christopher Street West Announces Digital Initiatives for Pride Month

NEWS | May 30
CSW reimagines how Angelenos can celebrate Pride Month through its ongoing partnership with KABC, Southern California's most-watched television station, and a new partnership with iHeartMedia Los Angeles.

Probe: Top US Official Misused Office to Get Son-In-Law Job

Probe: Top US Official Misused Office to Get Son-In-Law Job

NEWS | By Matthew Brown | May 30
A senior Trump administration official misused his office for private gain by capitalizing on his government connections to help get his son-in-law hired at the Environmental Protection Agency, investigators said in a report obtained by AP.

Analysis: Trump Fuels New Tensions in Moment of Crisis

Analysis: Trump Fuels New Tensions in Moment of Crisis

NEWS | By Julie Pace | May 30
It's the kind of frenetic, fractured moment when national leaders are looked to for solutions and solace. President Donald Trump instead threw a rhetorical match into the tinderbox.

Kylie Jenner, Forbes Spar over Story on Billionaire Status

Kylie Jenner, Forbes Spar over Story on Billionaire Status

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | May 30
Forbes magazine, which once declared Kylie Jenner a billionaire on its cover, says she no longer deserves the title, but Jenner is pushing back.

Trump Takes Aim at WHO as US Economic Outlook Worsens

Trump Takes Aim at WHO as US Economic Outlook Worsens

NEWS | By Martin Crutsinger and Dan Sewell | May 30
With new U.S. economic numbers highlighting the rough road ahead for a hoped-for rebound, President Donald Trump on Friday took aim at the World Health Organization and China, blaming both for their roles in the pandemic's devastation.

Take 2 for SpaceX's 1st Astronaut Launch with more Storms BC-US-SCI--Home Launch, 4th Ld-Writethru

Take 2 for SpaceX's 1st Astronaut Launch with more Storms BC-US-SCI--Home Launch, 4th Ld-Writethru

NEWS | By Marcia Dunn | May 30
SpaceX pressed ahead with its second attempt to launch astronauts for NASA — a historic first for a private company — but more stormy weather threatened more delays.


News

Twitter and Trump: a Feud Years in the Making Finally Erupts

Twitter and Trump: a Feud Years in the Making Finally Erupts

NEWS | By Barbara Ortutay and Matt O'Brien | May 30
Twitter's decision this week to stand up to President Donald Trump by attaching warnings to some of his many tweets has been years in the making.



Business

Powell: Fed to Soon Begin 'Challenging' Main Street Lending

Powell: Fed to Soon Begin 'Challenging' Main Street Lending

BUSINESS | By Christopher Rugaber | May 30
The Fed's Main Street Lending is geared toward medium-sized companies that are too large for the government's small business lending program and too small to sell bonds or stock.



Finance

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?



Cars

Nissan Plans to Close Barcelona Factories, 3,000 Jobs Lost

Nissan Plans to Close Barcelona Factories, 3,000 Jobs Lost

CARS | May 28
Spain's government says that Japanese carmaker Nissan Motor Co. has decided to close its manufacturing plants in the northeastern Catalonia region.



Style

Pretty in Pink: 5 Rosé Wines to Rock Your Summer

Pretty in Pink: 5 Rosé Wines to Rock Your Summer

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | May 29
Rosé is like your favorite T-shirt or Sam Smith song. It's the kind of thing you just want to curl up with on a lazy afternoon. Here are EDGE's top picks for summer drinking.



Health/Fitness

Antibody Tests Were Hailed As Way To End Lockdowns. Instead, They Cause Confusion.

Antibody Tests Were Hailed As Way To End Lockdowns. Instead, They Cause Confusion.

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Christie Aschwanden | May 29
Researchers tested twelve different antibody tests and found all but one turned up false positives — implying that someone had antibodies when they didn't ? with false-positive rates reaching as high as 16%.



Travel

TAP Air Portugal Resumes Service June 4

TAP Air Portugal Resumes Service June 4

TRAVEL | May 29
Following Portugal's completion of its three phases of re-opening next week, TAP Air Portugal is recommencing air service from North America from June 4, with twice-weekly flights between Newark Liberty and Lisbon.



Nightlife

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 28
When Mr. Gay World 2020 had to be put off to next year, the plan was for first runner-up from 2019 to serve an interim term. Then an ironic twist emerged - one with a heroic tinge.