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Sex toys will be officially sanctioned at CES after vibrator controversy

World - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:36
Following allegations of sexism and gender bias, the Consumer Technology Association said Tuesday it would officially sanction sex tech companies, allowing them to show their products at next year's Consumer Electronics Show.

'The Bachelorette' sex argument people are talking about

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:34
"The Bachelorette" Hannah Brown sent a contestant home Monday night after he pressured her about sex.

'The Lion King' filmmakers couldn't wait to be king of visual effects

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:30
In an era where audiences have increasingly sophisticated knowledge about how movie magic is made, the personality-rich, photorealistic animal characters in Disney's new "The Lion King" will have moviegoers asking, "How the heck did they do that?"

Legendary South African singer Johnny Clegg has died at age 66

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:27
Johnny Clegg, the South African singer known for Zulu rhythms and sounds with Western styles, has died, his manager Roddy Quin said in a statement.

American scientist killed in Greece was run over by car and raped

World - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:54
Suzanne Eaton, the American scientist killed in Greece, was raped, police in Crete said Tuesday.

'Game of Thrones' sets record with Emmy nominations

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:22
Forget the Iron Throne. The cast of "Game of Thrones" now has their eyes some Emmys -- 32 to be exact.

Alan Arkin, Billy Porter and more nominees respond to their Emmy nods

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:49
You may have had a good Tuesday, but you probably didn't have a "I got nominated for an Emmy" Tuesday.

Apollo 11: Michael Collins returns to launch site on 50th anniversary

Science & Nature - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:19
Michael Collins visits the exact spot the first human mission to the moon launched from 50 years ago.

Emmy voters get it right (mostly)

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:03
Emmy voters spread the wealth among shows old and new, including the usual preference for movie stars and a record number of nominations for 'Game of Thrones.'

'When They See Us' was clearly seen by TV Academy members

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:31
A limited series that some found too painful to watch earned an impressive 16 Emmy nominations Tuesday.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus could be on her way to making more Emmy history

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:19
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is nominated for an Emmy...again. Except this time, the beloved comedy legend is not just going for Emmy gold, she's looking to secure her place in the history books once again.

Why mayor blocked plans for 'Tulip' skyscraper

World - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:55
London's mayor Sadiq Khan has blocked plans for a controversial tower known as the Tulip, saying the structure would be of "limited" public benefit and "detrimental" to the capital's skyline.

Linda Hamilton only took 28 years to return to 'Terminator' franchise

Entertainment - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:11
Linda Hamilton said "Hasta la vista baby" to the "Terminator" films after 1991's "Terminator 2: Judgment Day."

How did Kim Jong Un get his Mercedes?

World - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:05
On June 14, 2018, two armored Mercedes-Maybach S600 Guard vehicles were shipped from the Dutch Port of Rotterdam, heading out on a journey that would take months and see the cars transported thousands of miles through six countries, according to a new report from the Washington-based Center for Advanced Defense Studies (C4ADS).

Leaky component led to SpaceX explosion

Science & Nature - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:49
A leaky component may have been to blame for the dramatic explosion of a SpaceX capsule during testing in April.

Michael Gove: Time running out to stop damage to planet

Science & Nature - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:47
Mr Gove says there is a moral, political and economic imperative to tackle climate change.

Is Djokovic the most unloved superstar in tennis?

World - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 09:05
A thinker and scholar, Novak Djokovic introduced a word probably never heard before in a media conference at Wimbledon: transmutate.
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