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North Korea missile test earns Kim Jong Un's praise

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 23:30
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un considers Wednesday's test firing of a submarine-based ballistic missile the "greatest success and victory," the country's state-run news agency reported.

John Krasinski's 'The Hollars' is a movie about real people

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 23:15
The new film 'The Hollars' is the complete opposite of an action movie. Margo Martindale and John Krasinski, who directs and stars in the film, sit down to talk about what it was like on the set.

Patrolling the world's deadliest migration route

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 22:39
Over 3,770 migrants died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe in 2015. The Migrant Offshore Aid Station sails the seas, looking for survivors.

Italy earthquake: 98 aftershocks in 36 hours

Science & Nature - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 22:10
How 98 aftershocks rocked devastated areas of central Italy in the first 36 hours after the earthquake.

'Narcos' blasts into second season more addictive than ever

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 21:57
When Netflix's "Narcos" debuted, it seemed to come with a built-in expiration date. Its central figure is drug kingpin Pablo Escobar, who lived a brutal life and died a relatively early death -- at some point he would die and that would be that. But that only makes the second season of this Netflix series more riveting, a morality tale that resonates far beyond its time, place and characters.

Ryan Lochte 'in talks' to join 'Dancing With The Stars'

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 20:24
Ryan Lochte might be ditching his speedo for a pair of dancing shoes.

Tika Sumpter on portraying Michelle Obama: 'Oh my God'

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 19:52
How do you embody one of the most famous women in the world when you've never even met them? Ask Tika Sumpter. The actress plays Michelle Obama in the new movie "Southside With You."

About that Britney Spears, Justin Bieber rumor...

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 19:33
Don't look for a song from Britney Spears and Justin Bieber anytime soon.

Usher hopes 'Hands of Stone' will lead to more films featuring great African Americans

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:37
Usher Raymond wants Hollywood to take more risks when it comes to telling stories about African Americans. He believes his role in the upcoming boxing drama "Hands of Stone" is a start.

Feds open investigation into alleged hacking of actress Leslie Jones' website

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:34
Federal law enforcement agencies have opened an investigation into the alleged hacking of comedian Leslie Jones' website, according to Department of Homeland Security spokesperson Marsha Catron.

Madonna gives fans the shock of a lifetime

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:21
Madonna really is the coolest.

HLN cancels 'Dr. Drew'

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 17:52

How to help the victims

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 17:28
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Italy early Wednesday. Rescuers are still searching for victims, and relief groups are mobilizing.

Mark Zuckerberg heads to Italy after earthquake

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 17:03
Mark Zuckerberg is flying to Rome to chat up local Facebook users, days after a devastating earthquake struck central Italy.

Extinct 'lion' named after Attenborough

Science & Nature - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 16:40
A tiny marsupial lion, extinct for at least 18 million years, is named after Sir David Attenborough after fossilised remains are found in remote Australia.

Brazil President's impeachment trial underway

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 16:02
With the Olympics party over, Brazil faced a sobering reality Thursday as its Senate opened the impeachment trial against suspended President Dilma Rousseff, the country's first female leader.

Kabul university attack: 12 killed

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 15:47
Twelve people were killed in an attack on a university in Kabul, the Afghan capital, a spokesman for the Chief of Kabul Police tells CNN. Two gunmen who were still on the site were killed Thursday morning in a police operation.

Opinion: Putin's Middle East folly

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 15:39
Aaron David Miller says reports that Putin might try to broker peace shouldn't disturb the U.S; he says the Russian leader would only court failure

Canada police force now allows hijabs

World - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 15:35
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have some of the most iconic uniforms ever, and thanks to a new policy, the outfit is becoming more inclusive.

Usher: 'Hands of Stone' is instigator for more films about great African Americans

Entertainment - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 15:34
Usher talks about what the Black Lives Matter movement means for diversity in the film industry.
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