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  • Loretta Lynn Remains in Hospital Following StrokeLoretta Lynn Remains in Hospital Following Stroke
    Loretta Lynn’s publicist confirmed to Rare Country on May 8 that the country music legend remains hospitalized after a stroke. Country music fans will recall that news broke over the weekend that
  • Talks Progress as Writers Guild Strike Looms in HollywoodTalks Progress as Writers Guild Strike Looms in Hollywood
    LOS ANGELES — The Writers Guild of America and the major studios appeared Sunday to be moving closer toward a deal that would avert a strike, with the studios appearing to increase their offers on
  • Bob Dylan Finally Receives Nobel Prize in StockholmBob Dylan Finally Receives Nobel Prize in Stockholm
    American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan accepted his Nobel Prize in literature Saturday in Stockholm, members of the Swedish Academy and local media reported. Dylan received his Nobel diploma and medal
  • ‘Gong Show’ Host Chuck Barris Dead at 87‘Gong Show’ Host Chuck Barris Dead at 87
    By Doreen McCallister KUNM Chuck Barris not only hosted The Gong Show, but he is responsible for creating such iconic TV game shows as The Dating Game and The Newlywed Game. Barris died of natural
  • Gov. Christie May Be Eying a Job as Sports Radio JockGov. Christie May Be Eying a Job as Sports Radio Jock
    As Chris Christie contemplates what he’ll do for a living after leaving the governor’s office in January 2018, there’s at least one job he’s in the running for: sports radio
  • Video Likely to Hurt ‘A Dog’s Purpose’Video Likely to Hurt ‘A Dog’s Purpose’
    Marketers would describe “A Dog’s Purpose” as a film with “four-quadrant” appeal, meaning it’s likely to draw moviegoers of both genders, young and old. Based on a
  • Actress Betty White Turns 95Actress Betty White Turns 95
    In honor of Betty White’s birthday, here are five things you may not know about The Golden Girls star: White was born in 1922, before sliced bread, ballpoint pens and bubble gum. White
  • Hollywood Sign Altered to Read ‘Hollyweed’Hollywood Sign Altered to Read ‘Hollyweed’
    Los Angeles residents awoke early Sunday to see that one thing, at least, looked different in the New Year: the Hollywood sign. Armed with four tarpaulins, a prankster had climbed Mount Lee under the
  • Carrie Fisher: Princess On and Off the ScreenCarrie Fisher: Princess On and Off the Screen
    Carrie Fisher didn’t just fight Darth Vader. She fought sexism. She fought ageism. She fought alcoholism, drug addiction, depression and bipolar disorder. She fought her critics. Fisher died
  • Hollywood Icon Zsa Zsa Gabor Dies at Age 99Hollywood Icon Zsa Zsa Gabor Dies at Age 99
    Hungarian-born celebrity, who was famous for being famous — and for marrying 9 times — passed away of a heart attack in Los Angeles By Hillel Italie In an Aug. 15, 1986 file photo, actress Zsa
  • Actor Alan Thicke Dies at Age 69Actor Alan Thicke Dies at Age 69
    RepublishReprint Alan Thicke, Canadian actor and dedicated NHL fan, died playing hockey with his son on Tuesday. He was 69 years old. According to TMZ, Thicke was playing hockey with his 19-year-old
  • Bob Dylan’s Lyrics Imported from ChinaBob Dylan’s Lyrics Imported from China
    In 2014, as if anticipating his Nobel Prize for Literature by two years, Bob Dylan published what he considers the authoritative version of his lyrics from 1961 to 2012, appropriately called The
  • Hollywood’s Most Notorious Fidel Castro FansHollywood’s Most Notorious Fidel Castro Fans
    Fidel Castro was a communist leader with an atrocious human rights record. He imprisoned public critics and political enemies while controlling nearly all forms of media from the outside world
  • Michael Shannon Calls for ‘Civil War’, Voter DeathMichael Shannon Calls for ‘Civil War’, Voter Death
    “Man of Steel” and “Boardwalk Empire” actor Michael Shannon revealed in recent interviews he has no kind words for Donald Trump. That shouldn’t come as much of a
  • Kanye West ‘Hospitalized Following Disturbance Call’Kanye West ‘Hospitalized Following Disturbance Call’
    Kanye West has been hospitalized following an emergency call Monday, according to reports. Police responded to a “disturbance call” Monday afternoon, the BBC said. The incident was later deemed a

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  • Magic Mushrooms: The Almost Safest Illegal DrugMagic Mushrooms: The Almost Safest Illegal Drug
    Just kidding, they’re illegal. Okay, so this isn’t an actual mushroom—it’s a soap bubble. But if you were high right now you’d totally think it was a mushroom.
  • Bernie’s Followers are Taking Over Democratic PartyBernie’s Followers are Taking Over Democratic Party
    Visit one of Donald Trump’s rallies across the country in 2017, and you will still find red “Make America Great Again” hats lending color to muted bleachers and screaming fans. At
  • Trump Road Show Stops in IsraelTrump Road Show Stops in Israel
    U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday there is now a “rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace” to the Middle East, as he arrived in Israel for his first visit there
  • Ford Names New CEO to Head Troubled Car CompanyFord Names New CEO to Head Troubled Car Company
    RepublishReprint Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford, unhappy with the auto-maker’s slipping market share and declining share prices, has named James Hackett, 62,  to replace current CEO Mark
  • Marco Rubio Dismisses Trump’s ‘Witch Hunt’ ClaimMarco Rubio Dismisses Trump’s ‘Witch Hunt’ Claim
    Days after President Donald Trump called the probe into his campaign’s alleged collusion with Russia “the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history,” Republican
  • Can the U.S. Government Control Healthcare Cost?Can the U.S. Government Control Healthcare Cost?
    Quora Questions are part of a partnership between Newsweek and Quora, through which we’ll be posting relevant and interesting answers from Quora contributors throughout the week. Read more
  • Russia Hit Hard in Global Ransomware AttackRussia Hit Hard in Global Ransomware Attack
    Russia has confirmed its Interior Ministry was targeted by a global cyber-attack using hacking tools reportedly created by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Tens of thousands of computers
  • Trump Mulls West Wing Shake-Up of Key Staff MembersTrump Mulls West Wing Shake-Up of Key Staff Members
    Donald Trump is reportedly considering a team reshuffle that could result in a number of key players facing the axe. According to White House sources, the president may have a “huge reboot” of
  • Scientists Propose Mining Moon to Reach MarsScientists Propose Mining Moon to Reach Mars
    By Gary Li, Ph.D. Candidate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Danielle DeLatte, Ph.D. Student in Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Tokyo,
  • Surgeons to Use Hepatitis-Infected Hearts in TransplantsSurgeons to Use Hepatitis-Infected Hearts in Transplants
    Kiran Shelat was willing to try almost anything to get off dialysis. Every night, the civil engineer was hooked up to a machine for 10 to 12 hours, often suffering excruciating muscle aches. And he
  • Men Gang Rape, Murder Woman in IndiaMen Gang Rape, Murder Woman in India
    An Indian woman was gang-raped and then brutally murdered by men who smashed her skull with bricks after she had threatened to inform authorities, police in the northern state of Haryana said on
  • Kara McCullough Wins Miss USA Pushing for ‘Equalism’Kara McCullough Wins Miss USA Pushing for ‘Equalism’
    Miss District of Columbia, a physical scientist working at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, took the Miss USA crown to the country’s capital for the second consecutive year. Born in Naples,
  • Colin Kaepernick may be ready  to walk away from the NFLColin Kaepernick may be ready to walk away from the NFL
    There’s been a ton of speculation about Colin Kaepernick and why he remains unsigned. Given his national anthem protest, he’s too controversial. He’s on a vegan diet and has lost weight. He
  • One in Five Australians Victim of Revenge PornOne in Five Australians Victim of Revenge Porn
    One in five Australians has experienced some form of revenge porn, a new survey has revealed. The report shows that people from marginalized communities are particularly vulnerable to the abuse,
  • Americans Divided on Right to Have Internet AccessAmericans Divided on Right to Have Internet Access
    Two-thirds of Americans believe access to the internet is a privilege, not a human right, according to a new survey published this week. The survey of 2,000 Americans, conducted by cybersecurity and