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Daily Horoscopes: October 20, 2019

The moon is in Cancer today.

Trump’s Impeachment Got Real This Week

“Past and current Trump administration officials are singing like canaries”

Medieval Strategy Life-Sim 'Crusader Kings 3' Announced for 2020

Paradox's new dynastic strategy game switches to 3D character models and has a focus on approachability and user-friendliness

We Take A Deep Dive Into Your Questions On Waypoint Radio

Pizza, Taverns, and 4D movies.

23andMe Wants Everyone to Get Used to Sharing Their Genetic Data

It's increasingly complicated to untangle the potential for public health advances from a moralistic marketing scheme.

Daily Horoscopes: October 19, 2019

The moon enters Cancer today.

Man Unsuccessfully Fights for His Right to Watch Porn in a Fast Food Parking Lot

This week closed a case that started more than 5 years ago, one involving a man, a ton of adult videos, and the Skype name "hunkofburninglove."

Autocorrect Is For Cowards

Once you open your mind to the possibilities that a life without autocorrect brings, I promise you won’t miss the safety net.

Mark Zuckerberg Wants Fox News to Know He Cares ‘Deeply’ About Conservative Bias

The Facebook CEO is on a charm offensive with conservative media.

The Shoot-Out Over Chapo’s Son Is a Major 'Clusterfuck' for AMLO

“This defeat is going to be very costly for López Obrador and will probably result in the resignation of his security secretary”

These Allegations of Child Abuse Against Customs and Border Protection Go On for Tens of Thousands of Pages

One boy said he was threatened with rape if he didn't behave. Several others were allegedly beaten while handcuffed.

AOC, Marco Rubio Tell Blizzard to Reconsider Censoring Players

“Your company claims to stand by ‘one’s right to express individual thoughts and opinions,’ yet many of your own employees believe that Activision Blizzard’s decision to punish Mr. Chung runs counter to those values.”

The Most Important Right-to-Repair Hearing Yet Is on Monday

Massachusetts is vying to become the first state to protect consumers' right to repair their electronics.

'Pulp Fiction' Is Best Understood Through Its Obsession With Fast Food

From the Big Kahuna burger to the $5 milkshake, Tarantino's 25-year-old classic is a bona fide buffet of smart but accessible filmmaking.

Everything We Know About El Chapo’s Sons, ‘Los Chapitos’

At least four are said to be key players in the family business — and they’re continuously staving off challenges to their power.

Parents Can Now Force Teens to Get Mental Health Help in Washington State

“I’d much rather have a resistant, alive youth than a dead one.”

Elijah Cummings’ Death Isn't Just An Emotional Blow. It Leaves a Giant Void for Democrats on Impeachment.

“What makes this such a big blow is that there is just no replacement for Elijah Cummings,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez told VICE News Friday morning.

Taika Waititi Is Disappointed He Had to Make a Movie Reminding People Nazis are Bad

The 'Jojo Rabbit' director talked to VICE about the supreme shame and embarrassment of dressing up as Hitler.

Dress Like a Sexy Chicken Sandwich for Halloween So at Least Someone Can Eat One

After the sexy White Claw costume debuted, we joked that all the world needed was a sexy Popeyes sandwich costume. And guess what?

Dress Like a Sexy Chicken Sandwich for Halloween So At Least Someone Can Eat One

After the sexy White Claw costume debuted, we joked that all the world needed was a sexy Popeyes sandwich costume. And guess what?

Classic: Trump Interrupts First All-Women Spacewalk to Get His Facts Wrong

NASA astronaut Jessica Meir corrected the President, who seemed to think this was the first time women had ever performed a spacewalk, while making history.

An Eerie Ensemble

Summoning Patricia costs $14.50, but it looks like she haunts a 10-figure estate.

The Song Remains the Same

Netflix chairman and CEO Reed Hasting pulled an oldie but goodie out of the vault earlier this week after the SVOD pioneer missed its domestic subscriber addition guidance for the second straight quarter, telling analysts and investors that better service and increased value will help invigorate ...

A Paranormal Pet

Pretty paws deserve an elevated Halloween look, but they needn’t cost a fortune.

Disastrous Décor

A few ingredients and incantations allow for a litany of multi-purpose fake blood formulas.

A Spooky Sweet Treat

If your guests are ghosts, they’ll wish they could eat this sumptuous Halloween candy alternative.

A Powerful California Fault Line Is Moving for the First Time on Record

The Garlock fault could produce a magnitude 8 earthquake.

Here's How Trump's 'Great' Syria Ceasefire Deal Is Going 24 Hours Later

Critics say it’s a capitulation to Ankara that renders the U.S.’ abandonment of the Kurds virtually complete.

Steve Wozniak to Present Newly Elevated SMPTE Fellows During the SMPTE Awards Gala

LOS ANGELES and WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Oct. 18, 2019 — SMPTE®, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, today announced that Silicon Valley icon and renowned philanthropist Steve Wozniak will help to honor the motion-imaging industry leaders being elevated to SMPTE Fellow status ...

'The Lighthouse' Is Relentlessly Horny for Mermaid Vaginas

"Well, my first shot was this ferocious masturbation scene," Robert Pattinson said in an interview with the New York Times.

Instagrammers Are Taking Over the 'Joker' Stairs, Sorry to the Bronx

Fans are flooding the Bronx to get the perfect photo denoting that they have seen a movie and liked it.

Mexico Confirmed They Found El Chapo's Son — and Let Him Go

Mexican soldiers found Ovidio Guzmán López but were apparently outgunned in a battle that spilled onto the city's streets.

Every Single State Except for Alaska Has Now Reported Vaping Illnesses

That brings the number of cases up to nearly 1,500.

Don't Tell AOC, Ilhan Omar, and Rashida Tlaib Their Bernie Endorsement Isn't Feminist

It’s safe to assume women of color don't need white feminists to explain which candidate best supports their principles.

Inside the War to Kill Off 8chan — and Crush QAnon

The founder of the hate-filled message board 8chan Fredrick Brennan now wants to take it down, to stop the pro-Trump conspiracy QAnon.

Your Astrological Guide to Mars In Your Birth Chart

We explain what Mars means for how you express aggression, lust, and power.

Watch: The First-Ever Spacewalk With All Women Is Happening Right Now

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir are currently performing the historic spacewalk.

Oh Man, This General Mattis Burn Against Trump Is Brutal

At a black-tie dinner in New York, Trump's former defense secretary mocked his old boss with a string of brutal zingers

Catalonia's Protests Are So Big They Canceled the Barcelona-Real Madrid 'El Clásico'

For days, thousands of Catalonians have been in the streets protesting the jailing of nine separatist leaders.

Not Only Is China’s 'UFO' Not Unidentified, It Probably Won't Fly

The "Super Great White Shark" uses a similar design to those abandoned by the US and Canada in the 1960s.

Scientists Discover a New Phenomena Called 'Stormquakes'

Some powerful storms are so intense that they literally shake the ocean floor.

Showrunner Stefano Voltaggio on Netflix’s ‘Zero’ About Black Youths in Italy (EXCLUSIVE)

Netflix recently announced a new Italian original titled “Zero” that will mark the first Italian series centered around the present-day lives of black Italian youths....

Unrest Continues Unabated in Hong Kong as Tens of Thousands March on Rail Terminus

The $10.7 billion terminus is seen as a symbol of Beijing's encroachment on Hong Kong.

Unrest Continues Unabated in Hong Kong as March on Rail Terminus Degenerates into Arson and Street Battles

The $10.7 billion terminus is seen as a symbol of Beijing's encroachment on Hong Kong.

Anti-Trump Protest Ends in Chaos When Pro-Trump Assailant Pepper-Sprays Crowd

A protest against President Donald Trump in Santa Monica turned chaotic Saturday when demonstrators were assaulted by pro-Trump disrupters, including a man in a backward Make America Great Again (MAGA) hat, who attacked the group indiscriminately with pepper spray at Santa Monica Pier, according to protest organizers and observable in video supplied to City News […]

More Than 9,000 Expected for 35th Annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles

Organizers expect more than 9,000 walkers, advocates, celebrities and volunteers for Sunday’s 35th annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles, raising funds for HIV care, support services, prevention and advocacy. The approximately 4-mile walk will start at 10 a.m. in Grand Park. The opening ceremony will begin at 9:15 a.m. and feature actors, television personalities and elected […]

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita

Satchel Paige, a 3-year-old gelding, was euthanized Saturday after breaking his left front ankle not quite halfway through the fifth race at Santa Anita, the 34th horse death at the track since Dec. 26. “After being pulled up at the 3/8th pole, Satchel Paige was immediately evaluated by a team of on-track veterinarians led by […]

Tujunga Intersection Dedicated in Honor of Author William Saroyan

The intersection of Commerce Avenue and Valmont Street in Tujunga was dedicated Saturday as William Saroyan Square, honoring the prolific Armenian-American writer of plays, short stories and novels. Los Angeles City Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez, who authored the motion to designate the intersection in Saroyan’s honor, was joined by Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore […]

Saddleridge Fire Containment at 78%, United Command Disbanded

Firefighters braced Saturday for a weekend of low humidity and gusty winds as they worked to increase containment of the Saddleridge Fire in the northern San Fernando Valley. “Weather conditions over the next 48 hours will test current containment and open lines,” the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a statement Friday night. The department […]

Trump: Hillary Clinton 'Crazy' to Claim Tulsi Gabbard Is Russia's 'Favorite'

President Donald Trump slammed failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for claiming, without evidence, that 2020 White House hopeful Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) is "the favorite of the Russians."