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Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

Trump Task Force Recommends Ways to Boost Postal Service

By Jake Coyle |
A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.

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Man Sues After Getting Pinky Finger Caught in Airline Armrest

Man Sues After Getting Pinky Finger Caught in Airline Armrest

Dec 12
A man is suing after he says one of his pinky fingers was caught in an airline armrest mechanism for nearly an hour during a flight to Los Angeles.

Carbon Conscious: How One Man is Shrinking His Footprint

Carbon Conscious: How One Man is Shrinking His Footprint

By Frank Jordans and Daniel Niemann | Dec 12
Dirk Gratzel counts his carbon emissions. He's among a small but growing number of people looking for ways to cut their personal greenhouse gas emissions from levels that scientists say are unsustainable if global warming is to be curbed.

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote by Lawmakers

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote by Lawmakers

By Jill Lawless | Dec 12
British politics was thrown into chaos and Brexit into doubt Wednesday as Conservative lawmakers triggered a no-confidence vote in Prime Minister Theresa May that will see her removed as party and government leader if she loses.

The Myths and Truths About Chicago's Guns and Murder Rate

The Myths and Truths About Chicago's Guns and Murder Rate

By Sharon Cohen | Dec 12
There are common misunderstandings about Chicago's homicide rate and how the city regulates firearms. Here are some of the myths and truths.

AP FACT CHECK: Wisconsin Governor's Veto Pen is Powerful

AP FACT CHECK: Wisconsin Governor's Veto Pen is Powerful

By Amanda Seitz | Dec 12
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker defended lame-duck legislation Tuesday that sparked protests in the state's Capitol because it would trim some of his successor's powers.

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote from Her Party

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote from Her Party

By Jill Lawless | Dec 12
A no-confidence vote in British Prime Minister Theresa May Wednesday threw U.K. politics deeper into crisis and Brexit further into doubt.

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

By Elen Knickmeyer and John Flesher | Dec 12
The Trump administration proposed withdrawing federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands across the country Tuesday, making good on President Donald Trump's campaign pledge to weaken landmark Obama-era water rules.

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

By Laurie Kellman | Dec 12
In public, Nancy Pelosi lectured Donald Trump on the Constitution and wagged a finger at him for characterizing her "strength." In private, she questioned his "manhood" — and her disdain for him became public, again, anyway.

Attack at Christmas Market in French City Kills 3, Wounds 12

Attack at Christmas Market in French City Kills 3, Wounds 12

By Sylvie Corbet, Jean-Francois Badias, and Elaine Ganley | Dec 12
A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday, killing three people, wounding up to a dozen and sparking a massive manhunt.

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

By Jake Coyle | Dec 11
A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.

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