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Rutland osprey project grows online audience in lockdown

Science & Nature - 5 hours 51 min ago
The Rutland Osprey Project has seen a higher level of engagement with its work following lockdown.

SpaceX launch: Nasa astronauts set for second try

Science & Nature - 9 hours 5 min ago
SpaceX will need to beat the weather to get Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken into orbit.

A year into his second term, Modi is still the only game in town for India

World - 11 hours 36 min ago
It's been a year since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sworn in for a second term after securing a crushing victory, becoming the country's first leader since the 1970s to do so with a clear parliamentary majority.

Drive-in concerts may be the answer to the summer shows you're missing

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 23:31
Missing live music? There may be a solution coming to a parking lot near you.

Denzel Washington called 'good Samaritan' after coming to aid of distressed man

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 23:17
Denzel Washington is being called a "good Samaritan" after coming to the aid of a man in distress in Los Angeles last week.

Madonna posted a video tribute to George Floyd, and it didn't go down well

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:42
Amid the widespread outrage over the death of Minneapolis security guard George Floyd, Madonna is coming under fire for a social media misstep.

Zookeeper mauled by lions in Australia

World - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:33
The 35-year-old woman has been hospitalized after being bitten in the head and neck in what one paramedic called an "extremely vicious" attack at Shoalhaven Zoo, according to CNN affiliate 9 News Australia.

Nick Offerman will donate proceeds of his comedy specials to America's Food Fund

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 15:54
Nick Offerman wants to help keep people fed during the coronavirus pandemic.

Juice Wrld's new posthumous song released

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 14:26
More music has been released by Juice Wrld.

Lady Gaga's 'Chromatica' debuts

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 14:06
It's finally here!

'Quiz' has the right answer for ITV's 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?' scandal

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 14:03
A 2001 cheating scandal on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" would have been an enormous story in the U.S., except that the news broke in the U.K. almost immediately after the Sept. 11 terror attacks. The under-covered aspect of the story brings an extra level of deliciousness to "Quiz," a three-part AMC miniseries that -- final answer -- is well worth the time.

'Space Force' doesn't quite liftoff

Entertainment - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 13:38
Reuniting Steve Carell and "The Office" producer Greg Daniels, "Space Force" carries such an impressive payload -- from the star-heavy cast to the concept -- it's a shame the actual show isn't better. As is, this too-broad parody has sporadic moments but consistently feels like it's trying way too hard to achieve liftoff, like an "Airplane!" movie gone wrong.

Doctors thank doctors on the pandemic frontlines

World - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:41
Medical workers deserve huge applause and gratitude for putting their lives on the line to save others during the pandemic. Despite making huge sacrifices, these doctors and their families would also like to say "thank you" to those who are also making a difference on the frontlines.

Climate change: 'Stunning' seafloor ridges record Antarctic retreat

Science & Nature - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 11:58
Scientists are learning just how fast the ice margin of Antarctica can retreat in a warming world.

Renault to slash 14,600 jobs

World - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:43
Renault is slashing 14,600 jobs as part of a major overhaul deigned to reduce costs and help the French carmaker survive the coronavirus pandemic. Some 4,600 positions will be eliminated in France, with 10,000 more in other markets.
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