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'Sunnyside' and 'Bob ❤ Abishola' highlight immigrant experiences with humor and heart

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:53
In the new NBC series "Sunnyside," Kal Penn plays a washed-up New York City politician who begins to tutor US immigrants on how to pass their citizenship test.

A$AP Rocky convicted of assault by Swedish court

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:51
US rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault and handed a conditional sentence after he was involved in a street brawl in Stockholm.

Why is there microplastic in Arctic snow?

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:44
Scientists have found that particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow in the Arctic.

Plastic particles falling out of sky with snow in Arctic

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:00
Even in the Arctic, microscopic particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow, a study has found.

Bella Thorne has directed a porn film

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:46
Bella Thorne has come a long way from being a Disney child star.

Toxic blue-green algae warning for dog owners and swimmers

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:35
People urged to check for the bloom which can cause swimmers rashes and fever and prove fatal to dogs.

'Last Christmas' trailer is a gift to your cynical heart

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:30
It's beginning to look a lot like we might have a new holiday favorite in the upcoming romantic comedy, "Last Christmas."

Andy Dick attacked in New Orleans and police arrest suspect

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:27
New Orleans Police have made an arrest in connection with what they're investigating as a "possible assault" on comedian and actor Andy Dick.

'Blinded by the Light' director shares Bruce Springsteen's perfect response to her film

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:19
Gurinder Chadha can thank her decision to seize the moment for her latest project, "Blinded by the Light."

Ashley Graham announces she's pregnant with her first child

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 16:24
Ashley Graham is going to be a mom.

Sala and pilot exposed to carbon monoxide before crash, investigators say

World - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 16:15
Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators say.

Microsoft warns Windows 10 users to update immediately

World - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 16:11
Microsoft is warning Windows 10 users to update their operating system immediately because of two "critical" vulnerabilities.

Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sets sail from Plymouth

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 15:19
The teenage climate change activist is waved off by supporters as she sets sail from the UK.

Russian riot officer filmed punching woman

World - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 15:13
Russian authorities have opened an investigation into a widely-condemned incident of a riot police officer punching a woman in the stomach during protests in Moscow.

Jailed Saudi activist rejects deal to deny torture for release, says family

World - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:31
Jailed Saudi women's rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a release deal that would have granted her freedom in exchange for denying that she was subjected to torture, according to her family.

Harry Styles fans upset over 'Little Mermaid' reports

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:42
Harry Styles was never even announced for the role of Prince Eric in the live-action "The Little Mermaid," but that hasn't stopped people from mourning over reports that he has turned down the project.

Liam Hemsworth wishes Miley Cyrus 'nothing but health and happiness going forward'

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:35
In the wake of his split from Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth has posted on social media wishing her the best.

How Yvette Nicole Brown's 'Avengers: Endgame' appearance was even a surprise to her

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:33
Exactly how secretive is Marvel Studios when guarding the plot details of their superhero films, even from name actors making cameos? CNN put the question to Yvette Nicole Brown, who revealed that she wasn't even sure which "Avengers" film she'd ultimately end up appearing in -- and didn't find out until after she bought a ticket.

How 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire' changed the primetime TV rulebook

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:14
Twenty years ago, "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" took primetime by storm, during what was traditionally a quiet time in the month before the start of the fall TV season. While the quiz show recently ended its run, its impact continues to ripple through television, having opened the floodgates to all forms of unscripted projects.

Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody have a mini 'OC' reunion

Entertainment - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:56
Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody are one couple we'd want to see again on an "OC" reboot.
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