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'John Wick 3' Dethrones 'Avengers: Endgame' with $57 Million

'John Wick 3' Dethrones 'Avengers: Endgame' with $57 Million

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 19
The box office has a new king and his name is John Wick. The third installment of the hyper violent Keanu Reeves franchise has taken the top spot at the North American box office and ended the three-week reign of "Avengers: Endgame."

Defunct Steelmaker's 21-Story Headquarters Imploded

Defunct Steelmaker's 21-Story Headquarters Imploded

NEWS | By Michael Rubinkam | May 19
Sixteen thousand tons of Bethlehem Steel collapsed in a matter of seconds Sunday as a demolition crew imploded Martin Tower, the defunct steelmaker's former world headquarters.

How Steamy is the Sex Scene in Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman?'

How Steamy is the Sex Scene in Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman?'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 19
"What steamy sex scene?" That was the response by someone who watched the special Fandango screening of "Rocketman" on Saturday about the sex scene between Taron Egerton and Richard Madden in the Elton John biopic, due out on May 31.

On Two Wheels, 'The Climb' Rides Through Cannes as a Hit

On Two Wheels, 'The Climb' Rides Through Cannes as a Hit

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 19
Some stars and directors come to the Cannes Film Festival by boat, others by private jet. Michael Angelo Covino and Kyle Marvin pretty much cycled their way into Cannes.

The Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

The Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

NEWS | By Aron Heller | May 19
The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv Saturday, with Duncan Laurence's doleful piano ballad "Arcade" crowned champion of Europe's annual music extravaganza.

For Iranians, Economic Crisis Looms Larger than US Tensions

For Iranians, Economic Crisis Looms Larger than US Tensions

NEWS | By Mehdi Fattahi and Nasser Karimi | May 19
Across Iran's capital, the talk always seems to come back to how things may get worse.

France's Macron Forced to Curb his Ambitions for Europe

France's Macron Forced to Curb his Ambitions for Europe

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet and Angela Charlton | May 19
French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe's savior and this week's European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment for the beleaguered European Union.

Australia's Leader Vows to Get Back to Work after Shock Win

Australia's Leader Vows to Get Back to Work after Shock Win

NEWS | By Trevor Marshallsea | May 19
A jubilant Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison vowed Sunday to get straight back to work after a shock election victory by his conservative government that has left bewildered voters wondering how they were taken by surprise.

Blame it on Bieber: Iceland Canyon Too Popular with Visitors

Blame it on Bieber: Iceland Canyon Too Popular with Visitors

NEWS | By Egill Bjarnason | May 19
A large sign warns motorists that Iceland's Fjadrárgljúfur canyon is closed to visitors but drivers keep on coming down the narrow gravel road. A ranger has to explain why no one can pass: The vulnerable landscape cannot sustain more visitors.

Saudis Say They Don't Want War, but Will Defend Themselves

Saudis Say They Don't Want War, but Will Defend Themselves

NEWS | By Aya Batrawy and Fay Abuelgasim | May 19
Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, a top Saudi diplomat said Sunday amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf after attacks on the kingdom's energy sector.


News

Jimmy Carter Finds a Renaissance in 2020 Democratic Scramble

Jimmy Carter Finds a Renaissance in 2020 Democratic Scramble

POLITICS | By Bill Barrow | May 19
Former President Jimmy Carter carved an unlikely path to the White House in 1976 and endured humbling defeat after one term. Now, six administrations later, the longest-living chief executive in American history is re-emerging from political obscurity,


Business

San Francisco Area Homeless Count Increases by Double Digits

San Francisco Area Homeless Count Increases by Double Digits

FINANCE | By Janie Har | May 19
A federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco Bay Area counties over two years as the region struggled to tackle the growing problem.


Technology

Obesity Surgery Benefits May Be Bigger for Teens than Adults

Obesity Surgery Benefits May Be Bigger for Teens than Adults

SCIENCE | By Marilynn Marchione | May 19
Teens who have obesity surgery lose as much weight as those who have the operation as adults and are more likely to have it resolve other health problems such as diabetes and high blood pressure, a study finds.


Finance

How Obamacare, Medicare And 'Medicare For All' Muddy The Campaign Trail

How Obamacare, Medicare And 'Medicare For All' Muddy The Campaign Trail

HEALTH | By Shefali Luthra | May 18
The health care debate has Democrats on Capitol Hill and the presidential campaign trail facing renewed pressure to make clear where they stand.


Cars

Trump Delays Imposing Tariffs on Auto Imports and Parts

Trump Delays Imposing Tariffs on Auto Imports and Parts

AUTO NEWS | May 17
President Donald Trump on Friday delayed any decision to impose tariffs on car and auto-part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting ongoing talks with European nations and Japan.


Health/Fitness

In Abortion Debates, Female Lawmakers Recount Their Rapes

In Abortion Debates, Female Lawmakers Recount Their Rapes

NATIONAL | By Julie Carr Smyth and Christina A. Cassidy | May 18
For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally broke her silence, she chose the most public of forums — before her colleagues in South Carolina's legislature.


Travel

Sri Lanka's Hotels, Beaches and Eateries Now Empty of Tourists

Sri Lanka's Hotels, Beaches and Eateries Now Empty of Tourists

INTERNATIONAL | By Bharatha Mallawarachi | May 17
Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide's top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and luxury hotels, foreign tourists have fled.