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Nasa chooses SpaceX to build Moon lander

Science & Nature - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 22:51
SpaceX will build a lander that the US space agency will use to return humans to the Moon this decade.

Helen McCrory, 'Harry Potter' and 'Peaky Blinders' star, dead at 52

Entertainment - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 17:23
Helen McCrory, the British actress best known for her roles in the 'Harry Potter' films and 'Peaky Blinders,' has died, her husband, actor Damian Lewis, announced on Friday.

DMX featured on new song with French Montana and Swizz Beatz

Entertainment - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:46
Swizz Beatz and French Montana have a new song out with the late DMX.

Sharon Osbourne to break her silence in first interview since exiting 'The Talk'

Entertainment - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:44
Sharon Osbourne will discuss her departure from CBS's "The Talk" in an interview set to air Friday.

How to watch Prince Philip's funeral

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:19
Millions of people around the world are expected to tune into Prince Philip's funeral service on Saturday, which will be broadcast by major television networks and streamed online.

France outlaws sex with children aged under 15

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:09
The French parliament on Thursday adopted legislation that characterizes sex with a child under the age of 15 as rape and punishable by up to 20 years in jail, bringing its penal code closer in line with many other Western nations.

Aidan Shaw will be back in the 'Sex and the City' reboot

Entertainment - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:05
We just may be seeing Aidan Shaw's face again.

Kyra Sedgwick says she isn't invited back to Tom Cruise's house

Entertainment - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 11:35
Kyra Sedgwick once had a nosy moment as a house guest.

Hong Kong court jails Jimmy Lai and other prominent activists for 8 to 18 months over 2019 protest

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:56
A Hong Kong court has sentenced several of the city's leading pro-democracy campaigners to between 8 and 18 months in prison over their roles in unauthorized assemblies at the height of the 2019 protests.

Remembering the royal romance of Prince Philip and the Queen

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 09:25
CNN's Max Foster looks at the life of the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip who gave up his military career to stand beside Queen Elizabeth II during her over 50 year reign on the British throne.

'Whitest ever' paint reflects 98% of sunlight

Science & Nature - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 08:37
Researchers hope their "ultra-white" paint can save energy by reflecting sunlight from buildings.

Eyewitnesses recount bloody crackdown in Bago, Myanmar

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 06:28
At least 82 anti-coup protestors were killed by security forces in the city of Bago in Myanmar on April 9. The massacre has been widely condemned by the United Nations and countries around the world. CNN's Paula Hancocks pieces together some of what happened that day and talks to survivors of the onslaught.

These countries simply don't have enough other options to drop vaccines like AstraZeneca and J&J

World - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 05:48
It was nothing short of a miracle when it became clear that scientists had developed several effective vaccines against Covid-19 in less than a year. Announcements last week from European Union and British drug regulators finding a possible link between AstraZeneca's Covid-19 shot and rare blood clots, however, have been a real low point in the pandemic.

Karen Olivo leaving Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge'

Entertainment - Thu, 04/15/2021 - 23:53
Tony-winning actress Karen Olivo has announced she is leaving the Broadway production of "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" due to a lack of response by the theater community over allegations producer Scott Rudin verbally and physically abused numerous staff members at his production company over the years.

Funny how far women have come in comedy

Entertainment - Thu, 04/15/2021 - 21:20
The death of pioneering "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts last week was a reminder of the strides made by women in comedy -- and the work toward equity that remains.
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