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Ground-breaking Electric Chevrolet Volt Runs Out of Juice

Ground-breaking Electric Chevrolet Volt Runs Out of Juice

By Tom Krisher | Feb 23
On Tuesday, the last Volt was built with little ceremony at a Detroit factory that's now slated to close.

PopUps: Twitter is Thirsting After this Shirtless Statue of Abe Lincoln

PopUps: Twitter is Thirsting After this Shirtless Statue of Abe Lincoln

Feb 22
A photo of a statue of a shirtless Abraham Lincoln is going viral, thanks to Twitter users who are not holding back their thirst for the depiction of the 16th president of the United States.

Lawyer Call Smollett a Man of Character, Integrity

Lawyer Call Smollett a Man of Character, Integrity

Feb 22
Lawyers for Jussie Smollett say the Chicago Police Department put on an "organized law enforcement spectacle" when its superintendent detailed investigators' findings about the alleged attack on the "Empire" actor.

If Proven, Smollett Allegations Could be a 'Career Killer'

If Proven, Smollett Allegations Could be a 'Career Killer'

By Lynn Elber | Feb 22
Jussie Smollett is enmeshed in weekly drama on the set of "Empire," the Fox TV series that gave the actor a breakout role and the fame to advance his social activism.

GOP Lawmakers Push to Ban LGBT Conversion Therapy in Utah

GOP Lawmakers Push to Ban LGBT Conversion Therapy in Utah

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Feb 22
Two Republican lawmakers proposed a ban on gay conversion therapy for minors in conservative Utah on Thursday, a plan that's been hailed as a milestone by advocates and won't be opposed by the influential Mormon church.

A Look at Why Brothers in Alleged Hoax Appear Off the Hook

A Look at Why Brothers in Alleged Hoax Appear Off the Hook

By Michael Tarm | Feb 22
Two brothers who played central roles in what Chicago police say was a staged racist and homophobic attack on Jussie Smollett are, compared to the "Empire" actor, so far walking away legally unscathed.

Case Against Jussie Smollett Resembles Detailed Movie Script

Case Against Jussie Smollett Resembles Detailed Movie Script

By Don Babwin | Feb 22
As authorities laid out their case against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, the narrative that emerged Thursday sounded like that of a filmmaker who wrote, cast, directed and starred in a short movie.

Chicago's Vast Camera Network Helped Solve Smollett Case

Chicago's Vast Camera Network Helped Solve Smollett Case

By Tammy Webber | Feb 22
Police tapped into Chicago's vast network of surveillance cameras — and even some homeowners' doorbell cameras — to track down two brothers who later claimed they were paid by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett to stage an attack on him.

Celebrities, Athletes, Others Accused of Lying to the Public

Celebrities, Athletes, Others Accused of Lying to the Public

Feb 22
The alleged fabrication is one of the biggest superstar scandals in recent memory, but Jussie Smollett joins a list of celebrities, athletes and others who faced a similar backlash.

Prosecutors: Smollett Paid Brothers $3,500 for Staged Attack

Prosecutors: Smollett Paid Brothers $3,500 for Staged Attack

By Jeff McMurray | Feb 22
Two brothers who told police that Jussie Smollett paid them $3,500 to help stage an attack on himself were linked to the actor through the "Empire" television series, and court documents filed Thursday allege one of the men provided Smollett with designer

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