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Teachers union suffers stroke, says she is OK

Associated Press

The president of the Chicago Teachers Union is hospitalized after suffering a stroke in the area of the brain where a tumor was removed in October 2014.

North Korea says it plans to launch many more satellites

- Associated Press

North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador said Tuesday the country plans to launch many more satellites and accused the United States of trying to block its efforts to help peacefully develop outer space.

'Spaceballs: The Sequel'? Original star Pullman hopes so

- The Washington Times

Rumors have swirled for years of a "Spaceballs" sequel -- which gained traction this summer when Mr. Brooks told an audience in Newark, New Jersey, that MGM was interested given the success of the new "Star Wars" films. "It's the ticking clock of all time, isn't it?" Bill Pullman, who starred in 1987 film, said.

CeCe Winans wins Gospel Artist of the Year at the 2017 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena Tuesday Oct. 17, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.   (Larry McCormack/The Tennessean via AP)

MercyMe wins artist of the year at Dove Awards

- Associated Press

Contemporary Christian band MercyMe took home awards for artist of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year and the band's frontman, Bart Millard, was named songwriter of the year (artist) at this year's Dove Awards.

FILE - In this June 7, 2017 file photo, Donna Karan attends the 2017 Urban Zen Stephan Weiss Apple Awards in New York. Karan says she is apologetic and embarrassed about the remarks she made last week that suggested sexual harassment victims were "asking for it" by the way they dressed. Her comments on a red carpet touched off outrage online in wake of allegations against fallen mogul Harvey Weinstein. (Photo by Christopher Smith/Invision/AP, File)

Donna Karan begs forgiveness for Harvey Weinstein remarks

- Associated Press

Fashion designer Donna Karan is "apologetic from the bottom of my heart" and embarrassed about "stupid" remarks she made last week that suggested sexual harassment victims were "asking for it" by the way they dressed.

Hawaiian first, Virgin America last in on-time rankings

- Associated Press

Here are the government's rankings of the leading U.S. airlines and their on-time performance for August. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives no more than 14 minutes behind schedule.

Actress Olivia Wilde attends the Through Her Lens: The Tribeca Chanel Women's Filmmaker Program Luncheon at Locanda Verde on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Shock, anger over Weinstein at NY women filmmakers event

- Associated Press

Anger, shock, unity and solidarity: Those were the prevailing emotions on Tuesday at a Manhattan event for women filmmakers, writers and actors, where the Harvey Weinstein scandal wasn't far from anyone's mind.

A view of the MGM National Harbor, which is located near D.C. in Prince George's County, Md. (Photo by Robb Scharteg)

MGM National Harbor: Vegas does D.C.

The MGM National Harbor looks across the Potomac River from its perch on prime land in Prince George's County, Maryland, and knows it is just the beginning of a long and fruitful friendship with the nation's capital.