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Evicted tenants and partners Alison Panko, left, and Oona Hanawalt sit in their apartment on 25th Street in the Mission.

Queer SF Couple Fights Eviction

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 28
A San Francisco same-sex couple is fighting their landlords' efforts to evict them from their apartment.

Ronald Reagan's One-Liners

Jul 28
Mo Rocca does some digging into the Reagan wit and uncovers a treasure trove of jokes - many written by the man himself - in a very humorous look back on a politician who always had a one-liner at hand.

The Final Terror

By Ken Tasho | Jul 28
Shout Factory, how I love thee. You've pulled out yet another cult horror movie from oblivion, one that had to be culled from six different source prints to come together on a terrific Blu-ray package.

Heaven Is for Real

By Michael Cox | Jul 28
After a near-death experience, a small boy recounts his experiences on the edge of heaven and talking with Jesus, and a loving father must stand up and support his son's statements.

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Scarlett Johansson in a scene from "Lucy"

'Lucy' Tops 'Hercules' With $44M At Box Office

By Ryan Nakashima | Jul 27
Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.

Actors Mark Ruffalo, left, and Chris Hemsworth compare biceps during the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in San Diego, Calif

'Avengers' Unleash 'Ultron' Footage At Comic-Con

By Derrik J. Lang | Jul 27
Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.

Actors Paul Rudd, from left, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly and Corey Stoll, cast members in the upcoming Marvel film "Ant-Man," take part in the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in San Diego

@ Comic-Con :: Saturday

Jul 27
Read who was at Comic-Con on Saturday... and what they said.

A man reads a local newspaperson a street with the headline Ebola Virus kills Liberian in Lagos, in Lagos Nigeria, Saturday, July 26, 2014

Nigeria Death Shows Ebola Can Spread By Air Travel

By Heather Murdock | Jul 27
Nigerian health authorities raced to stop the spread of Ebola on Saturday after a man sick with one of the world's deadliest diseases brought it by plane to Lagos, Africa's largest city with 21 million people.

Frankie's Bikinis

19-Year-Old Swimwear Designer Debuts at Miami Beach

By Suzette Laboy | Jul 27
Francesca Aiello is the youngest designer ever to present in Miami Beach, but the teen swimwear is a pro.

Maryland Eliminates Trans Healthcare Exclusions

By John Riley | Jul 27
FreeState Legal announced Tuesday that the state of Maryland, in response to the threat of a lawsuit, has changed its employee health care policy to provide insurance coverage for medically necessary care for transgender state employees.