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These luxury beach homes are made to cozy up to nature

World - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 12:07
While Leslie and Clifford Cohen were dreaming up the home they planned to build on a wetland property on the North Fork of Long Island in New York, their architect arrived with an unusual tool for an empty property: a 12-foot ladder.

Lara Spencer apologizes for criticizing Prince George's ballet lessons

Entertainment - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 11:25
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Lara Spencer has apologized after she was accused of making a sexist and stereotypical comment about one of Prince George's favorite pastimes.

Romance scam 'targeted women worldwide'

World - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 11:08
The Japanese woman and a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria started communicating in March 2016 on an international social network.

Amazon Fires: Why the rainforest helps fight climate change

Science & Nature - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 11:02
Fires in the Amazon rainforest have prompted concern around the world.

Lizzie McGuire is going from 13 to 30

Entertainment - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 10:51
In the words of a teenage girl who snuck away from her class trip to Rome to stand in for an Italian popstar: This is what dreams are made of.

The man who tried to unite India's fragmented economy has died

World - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 09:04
The man who implemented India's biggest economic reforms of the 21st century has died.

Nasa said to be investigating first allegation of a crime in space

Science & Nature - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 08:06
The space agency is reportedly looking into an allegation against astronaut Anne McClain.

Obi-Wan Kenobi and 'The Mandalorian' bring the Force to Disney+

Entertainment - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 03:22
Obi-Wan Kenobi will bring the Force to Disney+, which -- along with the first trailer for "The Mandalorian" -- capped the studio's presentation for its new streaming service at the D23 Expo.

Extinction: Last chance to save 'rhinos of the oceans'

Science & Nature - Sat, 08/24/2019 - 00:10
Sharks and rays pushed towards extinction by the shark fin trade are hot on the agenda at key wildlife talks.

Climate change: Should you fly, drive or take the train?

Science & Nature - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 23:37
How should you travel to reduce your carbon footprint?

World's first floating nuclear rig departs for maiden voyage

World - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 23:36
The controversial Russian floating nuclear power station will travel over 3,000 miles to the small Arctic town of Pevek.

Missy Elliott drops surprise album

Entertainment - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 22:06
Missy Elliott took a page from Beyoncé's book overnight by dropping a surprise five-track album called "Iconology."

Former federal prosecutor to investigate Jussie Smollett case

Entertainment - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 22:05
In a move widely expected to revive the national media spotlight on hate crime allegations made by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, a Chicago judge on Friday announced the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate how local prosecutors handled the TV actor's case.

'Ballers' star Dwayne Johnson pays tribute to the show amid cancellation news

Entertainment - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 17:35
Although HBO announced Thursday that it was ending its slick sports comedy "Ballers" with the upcoming fifth season, star Dwayne Johnson has suggested to fans that this is a positive move.

Hong Kong protesters form human chain across city

World - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 17:05
Protesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began.

Furor over Taylor Swift's 'London Boy' song

World - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 16:56
Taylor Swift is in love again, ladies and gentlemen, and this time it's with a nation.

How Pink came to Taylor Swift's defense after that VMA moment

Entertainment - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 16:33
It's been a decade since Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, but people are still talking about the incident.

In the battle over Spider-Man, everyone may lose

Entertainment - Fri, 08/23/2019 - 15:38
Peter Parker has long history as loveable loser throughout his adventures as Spider-Man, the comic book superhero who pioneered the notion that the good guy might win the day against the supervillain, but still come up short paying the rent or inadvertently standing up a date.
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