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FDA approves drug that lowers cholesterol in a new way

FDA approves drug that lowers cholesterol in a new way

TRENTON, N.J. — U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who can't tolerate — or don't get enough help from — widely used statin pills like Lipitor and Crestor.
Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

NEW YORK — The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.
Weinstein jury indicates it is split on most serious counts

Weinstein jury indicates it is split on most serious counts

NEW YORK — The jury in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial indicated Friday that it is deadlocked on the most serious charges against the once powerful Hollywood mogul, but the judge told the panel it must keep working.
Unscripted 'Friends' reunion special to launch with HBO Max

Unscripted 'Friends' reunion special to launch with HBO Max

LOS ANGELES — WarnerMedia's new streaming service will debut with some extra “Friends.
Former Ukraine diplomat Marie Yovanovitch has book deal

Former Ukraine diplomat Marie Yovanovitch has book deal

NEW YORK — Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, the career diplomat who during the impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump offered a chilling account of alleged threats from Trump and his allies, has a book deal.
Netflix series explores the assassination of Malcolm X

Netflix series explores the assassination of Malcolm X

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A new Netflix series is tackling questions around the 1965 assassination of civil rights icon Malcolm X. “Who Killed Malcolm X?” dives into questions surrounding his accused killers and allegations of a botched investigation.
Milan Fashion Week carries on amid virus, economic concern

Milan Fashion Week carries on amid virus, economic concern

MILAN — Runway shows continued apace on the fourth day of Milan Fashion Week as the itinerant fashion crowd took an analytical attitude toward the cases of the virus from China clustered not far away in northern Italy.

Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

NEW YORK — The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — TBA. ___ NBC's “Meet the Press" — Marc Short, chief of staff to Vice-President Mike Pence; Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C.
Meet the rising stars of 'West Side Story' on Broadway

Meet the rising stars of 'West Side Story' on Broadway

NEW YORK — When a new revival of “West Side Story” opens on Broadway, it will make history. The musical sees 33 young people making their Broadway debuts, a record.