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Facebook offers new gender options for users

In this Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, Facebook software engineer Brielle Harrison demonstrates expanded options for gender identification at her company’s Menlo Park, Calif., headquarters. Harrison, who helped engineer the project, plans to switch her identifier to “Trans...
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Lupita Nyong’o, main attraction at Calvin Klein

AP Photo NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-nominated actress Lupita Nyong’o is a breakout fashion star as much as she’s a breakout movie star. If anyone didn’t know that already, they knew it after she made her first appearance at New York Fashion Week on Thursday....

Son-in-law arrested in Tenn. package bomb deaths

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The son-in-law of a Tennessee couple killed when a package exploded at their home has been charged with first-degree murder in their deaths. State Fire Marshal’s Office spokeswoman Katelyn Abernathy said Richard Parker is also charged with...

Son-in-law arrested in package explosion deaths

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The son-in-law of a Tennessee couple killed when a package exploded at their home has been charged with first-degree murder in their deaths. State Fire Marshal’s Office spokeswoman Katelyn Abernathy says Richard Parker is also charged with...
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Olympic Viewing: No gloating allowed

AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia Highlights from coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics: NO GLOATING ALLOWED: There was no mistaking the grin on Savannah Guthrie’s face as the “Today” show juxtaposed pictures of a sunny Sochi with snow falling on empty, slush-filled...
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Minaj uses Malcolm X, racial slur in cover art

AP Photo/Brad Barket NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj has apologized for using a famous photo of Malcolm X with a rifle in his hands and juxtaposing it with a racial slur for her new song. Minaj posted the photo Wednesday on her website and Instagram page, and received criticism...
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Hey Romeo, thank these guys for bringing the roses

In this Jan. 9, 2014 photo, pallet of okra wait in a cargo holding area in Miami for shipment to Europe. Millions of Americans will exchange flowers with loved ones this Valentine’s Day, despite freezing temperatures across half the nation and each year, 715 million...
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Hey Romeo, thank these guys for bringing the roses

In this Jan. 9, 2014 photo, pallet of okra wait in a cargo holding area in Miami for shipment to Europe. Millions of Americans will exchange flowers with loved ones this Valentine’s Day, despite freezing temperatures across half the nation and each year, 715 million...
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Man gets life for killing, burying body in cement

William Cormier, charged with first-degree murder in the death of former Pensacola newspaper reporter Sean Dugas, testifies in his own defense Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Pensacola, Fla. (AP Photo/The Pensacola News Journal, Ben Twingley) NO SALES William Cormier, charged with...