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New Zealand told: 'Stop stealing Maori kids'

World - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 03:39
New Zealand's government watchdog will investigate the practice of authorities seizing newborn babies from their mothers -- including some when they are still in hospital.

Man arrested over soccer star Emiliano Sala's death

World - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 03:37
UK authorities investigating the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala have arrested a man "on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act."

China will no longer be most populous nation

World - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 03:32
India is set to overtake China as the world's most populous country in less than a decade, according to a new United Nations report.

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar'

Entertainment - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 03:23
Marvel Studios will give "Avengers: Endgame" the push that it likely needs in a bid to surpass "Avatar" as the all-time worldwide box-office champ by reissuing the movie with additional footage.

India's sixth-biggest city almost entirely out of water

World - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 01:18
The floor of the Chembarambakkam reservoir is cracked open, dry and sun-baked. About 25 kilometers (15.5 miles) away, in Chennai, India's sixth largest city, millions of people are running out of water.

Hydrogen trains: Are these the eco-friendly trains of the future?

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 23:16
With zero emissions and water as a by-product, Tom Burridge was on board one of the test runs.

UK climate emergency: What does it mean for how we live?

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 23:09
How our life and work could be affected as Wales aims to reach zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Drake says he's in 'album mode,' which basically means he's living his best life

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 20:55
Drake is apparently working on another album. (And spritzers might be involved?)

Russell Crowe got drunk and bought a dinosaur head from Leonardo DiCaprio

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 20:15
Rich movie stars spend their money exactly how you'd think. Russell Crowe, for instance, dropped $35,000 on a dinosaur head he saw sitting on display in Leonardo DiCaprio's house.

European Space Agency probe to intercept a comet

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 19:33
Europe will launch another probe to an icy dirtball, following the highly successful Rosetta mission.

10 key findings from the UN's Khashoggi murder report

World - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 19:28
The first independent report on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi has finally been released. Agnes Callamard, the UN's special rapporteur, has laid out in detail evidence that suggests not only did Saudi officials at the highest level plan and carry out the killing, but that they carefully planned how best to hide the murder from the international community.

Spy satellites reveal extent of Himalayan glacier loss

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 18:52
The melting of Himalayan glaciers has doubled over the last 40 years, scientists say.

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos need to lock their door

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 18:17
TMI, mom and dad.

Greta Gerwig's upcoming film adaptation of 'Little Women' looks amazing

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 17:07
Greta Gerwig has filmed a remake of "Little Women," Louisa May Alcott's classic book about four humble sisters named Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy growing up outside Civil War--era Boston.

XXXTentacion remembered a year after his death

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 16:46
New projects are still coming from XXXTentacion a year after his death.

The Edge denied bid to build Malibu compound after 14-year battle

Entertainment - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 15:52
U2's guitarist The Edge will have to continue to wait to build his dream compound.
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