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'Roots' is getting a remake

<b>(CNN) —</b> One of the biggest TV events of all time is being reimagined for new audiences.<p>"Roots," the epic miniseries about an African-American slave and his descendants, had a staggering audience of over 100 million viewers back in 1977. Now A&E networks are remaking the miniseries, to air in …

TV

Freddie Gray sustained fatal spinal injury 'in Baltimore police van'

Gray, who had not been secured with a seatbelt, sustained injury that matches a bolt in the back of the police van<p>Freddie Gray's fatal spinal injury was caused when he slammed into the back of a <b>Baltimore</b> police van, according to reports.<p>The medical examiner found Gray's catastrophic injury was …

Love lost between Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics – what's next?

The Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to Eastern Conference semi-finals after defeating the Boston Celtics, 101-93, in yesterday’s Game 4 of their first-round series. But while LeBron’s bunch easily swept their overmatched opponents, they may have suffered their biggest loss of the season in the …

Basketball

Remains found on construction site identified as Chelsea Bruck

<b>APRIL 25th, 2015:</b><p>Officials in Michigan announced Saturday that human remains found on a construction site have been positively identified as Chelsea Bruck.<p>The body was discovered Friday by workers at a home construction site in Ash Township, not far from where Bruck was last seen, according to NBC …

Crime

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Latest Odds and Notable Predictions

Where will you be Saturday, May 2? If you're reading this article, there's a good chance you'll be planted in front of a television in an apartment, in a home or in a bar watching Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao engage in one of the biggest fights in boxing history.<p>A vast group of …

Boxing

McDonald’s Is Closing Hundreds of Stores This Year

McDonald’s shuttered 350 poorly performing stores in Japan, the United States, and China the first three months of 2015 as part of its plan to boost …

Tickets for Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao megafight on sale soon

With 10 days to go before the megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, the parties reached a resolution Wednesday that will allow for …

Boxing

Photo, video of Tsarnaev making obscene gesture released

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev peered into the security camera in the corner of his jail cell, fussed with his hair while …

Boston Marathon Bombing

In Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s corner, it’s his father who knows best

Floyd Mayweather Sr. remembers the moment he discovered his son had a feel for the family business.<p>Floyd Jr. was just 9-10 months old, not even walking yet. But his father had been showing him how to hold his hands in a boxing position, a skill young Floyd would learn quickly.<p>"One day I came into …

Rosie O'Donnell Put Her Florida Home On The Market Just A Week After Leaving "The View"

This is just the latest in a series of life changes the comedian and talk show host has been making.<p>Rosie O'Donnell made headlines recently with the announcement that she would be resigning from her hosting duties on "The View," and now, the comedian is looking to make another change by selling her …

Why It's Impossible to Make Your Bed If You Have a Cat

The struggle is real.<p>Making your bed isn't that difficult — unless you have a cat. Like a treasured knickknack, any houseplants, and pretty much anything in the house, a person trying to tuck in a sheet is catnip to many felines. And Youtube supercats Cole and Marmalade and their human "servant" …

Congratulations to Chris Ofili for being on @time's list of the 100 most influential people in the world (photo by @ian_allen) #TIME100 #chrisofili

Justice Department to probe death of man in Baltimore police custody

The federal government has begun a civil rights investigation into how<p>Freddie Graydied of a spinal injury after he was arrested in Baltimore, theU.S. Justice Departmentsaid Tuesday.<p>The announcement came a day after city officials promised an open and transparent investigation into the death of …

Justice

The 'Impossible' risks taken by high-flying Tom Cruise

On a chilly British day last fall,<p>Tom Cruiseclung to the outside of an Airbus A400 military aircraft as it waited on the tarmac. The director and crew members from his new movie, "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation," were huddled inside the plane, preparing for a hugely risky stunt.<p>"I walked out of …

Construction

James, Irving lead Cavs into Game 2 against Boston

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Cleveland Cavaliers will try to take a 2-0 series lead Tuesday night when they tangle with the Boston Celtics in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at Quicken Loans Arena.<p>Cleveland won Game 1, 113-100, Sunday afternoon, thanks to someone other than LeBron James.<p>…

Basketball

Living Room Furnishings Made of Bound Trees

The bonsai principle of letting nature do the work holds true in Full Grown line of furniture<p>When you found out, as a kid, that furniture grew from …

Living Rooms

What the Panic Over Pot Looked Like in 1967

LIFE Magazine<p>1 of 4<p>“The soft sweet smell of marijuana hangs in the streets of San Francisco, New York, Atlanta, Detroit, Seattle. People pass on the …

Cannabis

LeBron returns to playoffs with Cavs; Celtics up first

CLEVELAND (AP) — Five years ago, LeBron James left the floor after Game 5 against Boston in disgrace. There were boos from the home fans, even some whispers he'd quit on the Cavaliers.<p>On Sunday, in his first playoff game for Cleveland since 2010, James will take his first step toward an NBA …

Basketball

No More Expiration Dates: MIT Is Developing Sensors To Detect When Food Is Going Bad

Forget dubious dates on containers. These sensors could tell when food is starting to rot and reduce food waste.<p>One reason the U.S. wastes 40% of all the food it harvests is that we don’t have a good handle on the status of that food. As consumers, we rely largely on best before and use by dates …

Near Field Communication

Awe-Inspiring Photos of Thunderstorms

Jody Miller is a talented photographer, animator and designer. She has a passion for documenting abandoned and deserted places, especially in the …

Boston Marathon 2015: In Pictures

Boston