Howard Leff

Howard has written for the Los Angeles Times, the LA Downtown News and The Source Weekly in Bend, Oregon. He currently edits the National Today News pages.

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August 14th, 2019

5 funny women to watch on National Tell a Joke Day

Start your National Tell Joke Day weekend off with 5 of the best stand-up comedy specials currently streaming on Netflix. And remember, it’s comedian, not “comedienne.”

Entertainment
August 13th, 2019

New Apple Card generates lots of interest

The new Apple Card is due out this month. We take a look at what Apple got right — and wrong — on National Financial Awareness Day.

Lifestyle
August 9th, 2019

Memory lane: New ‘Lebowski’ spinoff rolling on as National Bowling Day arrives

A new film set for a 2020 release features John Turturro’s bowling-obsessed character ‘The Jesus’ from the 1998 classic ‘The Big Lebowski.’

Entertainment
August 9th, 2019

A raggedy-to-riches tale for National Spoil Your Dog Day

It’s a National Spoil Your Dog Day dream for thousands of dogs getting a much-needed makeover — and taking a big step toward finding forever homes.

Lifestyle
August 8th, 2019

Ominous anniversary looms over National Book Lovers Day

Our look at National Book Lovers Day features a new nonfiction work about one of America’s most infamous crimes — now 50 years old to the day.

Books
August 7th, 2019

Cats and CBD: An International Cat Day report

CBD’s all the rage — but can it work for your cats too? We took some time on International Cat Day to ask our team of experts for opinions.

Health
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