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Music Industry Rocked By Death Of Rising Star

The young artist from Chicago who was just starting to make his mark in the music industry, died Sunday at age 21.

Washington Post Releases Bombshell Report

The Washington Post is out with a damning picture of the 18-years-and-counting Afghanistan war.

'Sesame Street' Legend Passes Away

A puppeteer who brought several 'Sesame Street' characters to life, died Sunday at his Connecticut home.

Walmart In Hot Water Over 'Cocaine Santa' Sweater

The retail giant responded to backlash amid public outcry.

Hollywood Bids Farewell To Beloved Actor

The longtime TV and film star was 79 years old.

Brain differences may be tied to obesity, kids…

New results from the largest long-term study of brain development and children’s health raise provocative questions about obesity and brain function

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Supreme Court Lets Kentucky Abortion Ultrasound…

The Supreme Court let a Kentucky abortion law stand.

5 Interesting Facts About the History of Pastries

5 Interesting Facts About the History of Pastries. With National Pastry Day celebrated annually on Dec. 9, you may be curious to find out where exactly these sweet treats came from. . Here are five interesting facts about the history of pastries. . 1. The 1821 destruction of a French pastry shop in Mexico caused a Pastry War between France and Mexico which lasted for roughly a year. . 2. In the 17th century, nun convents in Italy made their own specialty pastries, which were baked from ancient recipes and sold to the public. . 3. In 1838, the first Austrian bakery was opened in Paris, France. The pastries it sold later inspired the invention of the croissant. 4. The Egyptians were among the first to make pastries with their honey cakes, sweet tarts and date-stuffed dumplings. . 5. Pastry baking first became a fashionable practice in Britain during the 17th century as bakers began to focus on elaborate decorations and techniques.

China Bans Foreign Computers

Within three years, there won't be a Dell or a Microsoft to be found inside China's government offices. Beijing has ordered all foreign computer equipment and software be eliminated from government offices and public institutions by 2022, reports the Guardian , which notes the move will likely be "a blow to...

Russia Banned From Olympics Over Doping

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5 Killed After Volcano Erupts On New Zealand…

About 50 visitors were on White Island, a popular tourist destination, when the volcano erupted.

What is lake-effect snow?

You've seen it in the news, lake-effect snow slamming cities along the Great Lakes. But what exactly is lake-effect snow?

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Free Guy

Trailer for 'Free Guy' starring Jodie Comer, Taika Waititi, Ryan Reynolds, Joe Keery, LilRel Howery

Marianne Williamson Mistakenly Slams Trump

Marianne Williamson is still a 2020 candidate for president, though she hasn't been generating much attention in the media. That changed Monday, but not in a good way. It seems that Williamson got snookered by a satirical article and condemned President Trump for doing something he hadn't done—pardoning Charles...

No bond for suspect in officer's death; mental…

Attorneys for a man accused of fatally shooting a Houston officer say their client has a history of mental illness

Watch: Gaetz, Nadler Engage In Heated Exchange…

The House held another impeachment hearing.

The 2020 Golden Globes Nominations

The 2020 Golden Globes Nominations. This year’s Golden Globes nominees were announced Monday. Here's a glance at some of the top categories. Best Motion Picture - Drama. 'The Irishman'. 'Marriage Story'. '1917'. 'Joker'. 'The Two Popes'. Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama. Brian Cox - 'Succession'. Kit Harington - 'Game of Thrones'. Rami Malek - 'Mr. Robot'. Tobias Menzies - 'The Crown'. Billy Porter - 'Pose'. Best Television Series – Drama . 'Big Little Lies' . 'The Crown'. 'Killing Eve'. 'The Morning Show'. 'Succession. Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical. 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' . 'Jojo Rabbit'. 'Knives Out'. 'Rocketman'. 'Dolemite Is My Name'

Dog That Tended Baby Giraffe: 'He Stayed Till the…

When Jazz, a days-old giraffe, arrived at the Rhino Orphanage animal shelter in Limpopo, South Africa, a few weeks ago, he wasn't doing so well. A farmer had found the giraffe, abandoned by its mother and dehydrated and frail, and called the shelter to take Jazz in. What happened next...

Cellphones Causing Rise In Head And Neck Injuries

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Deadly Shooting At Florida Naval Base…

The FBI is investigating the shooting that left three sailors dead.

With all of these Santas, checking the list twice…

Hundreds of skiiers showed up to Sunday Resort in Newry, Maine, dressed up as Santa Claus to support the River Fund charity on Dec. 8.