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'This Is Nigeria' masterfully reframes Childish Gambino's epic video for a different audience

Folarin Falana, better known as the Nigerian rapper Falz, did something with Childish Gambino's incisive "This Is America" music video that no one …

Music

Who Gets To Be Angry, And Who Has To Give It Up?

A female producer reflects on the male emotion, and female suppression, that runs Hollywood.<p>People were missing the most important part, thought one female Hollywood producer. That was understandable, what with all the male jocularity, solidarity and defensiveness on display in The New York Times’ …

Arrested Development

A look at the 10 biggest movie flops of the last 15 years

Every year, Hollywood churns out hundreds of new movies; some are incredible and others are downright forgettable. Interestingly, the metric that …

Box Office

Now Ireland Must Decide on New Abortion Laws

Dublin (AP) -- Irish Catholics attending Sunday Mass were disappointed with the result of a referendum in which voters opted to legalize abortion and …

Eighth Amendment

Chicken safety fear as chlorine washing fails bacteria tests

The chlorine washing of food, the controversial “cleaning” technique used by many US poultry producers who want access to the British market post-Brexit, does not remove contaminants, a new study has found.<p>The investigation, by a team of microbiologists from Southampton University and published in …

Agriculture

'Parks and Recreation' cast considers reboot - CNN Video

Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman discussed a "Parks and Recreation" revival on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."

Recreation

Netflix cancellations are on the rise, but there’s no reason to worry

There’s no question that Netflix is an absolute juggernaut when it comes to media content. Each and every month, the streaming giant releases an …

Critically-Acclaimed

The creepy Starchild from 2001: A Space Odyssey is still floating around

Possibly just as iconic as Stanley Kubrick’s <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> is the floating fetus birthed in a glowing placental orb at the end, floating in …

Stanley Kubrick

NBA Teams Are Admitting Defeat Early

It looked like a great night for the Houston Rockets as they had a 39-22 lead over the Golden State Warriors, but then it all fell apart. In the …

Basketball

8 Impressive Health Benefits of Pineapple

Pineapple (<i>Ananas comosus</i>) is an incredibly delicious and healthy tropical fruit.<p>It’s believed to have originated in South America, where early …

Nutrition

'Arrested Development': Where Things Left Off and What's in Store for Season 5

The first eight episodes of the fifth season follow the aftermath of Lucille Two's (Liza Minnelli) disappearance.<p>It's been five years since Netflix …

TV

Leaders of two Koreas hold surprise meeting as Trump revives summit hopes

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a surprise meeting on Saturday in an effort to ensure that a high-stakes summit between Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump takes place successfully.<p>The meeting was the latest dramatic turn in a …

North Korea

Cheers! Coca-Cola Launches Its First Alcoholic Drink

FUKUOKA, Japan—A fizzy lemon-flavored alcoholic drink that goes on sale in Japan on Monday will mark Coca-Cola Co.’s first fling at selling alcohol in its 132-year history.<p>At a sampling event in the city, hundreds of people lined up for a taste, including some who didn’t expect to find the American …

Alcohol

How Much It Would Cost Elon Musk to Become the World's Next Willy Wonka (Infographic)

With the recent news of Musk's plans for a candy company, we've taken a look at what it would take for the billionaire to become the world's next Willy Wonka.<p>3 min read<p>Move over self-driving cars and traffic avoidance tunnels -- Elon Musk’s next big venture is focusing on something new: <i>candy.</i> …

Tesla

Solo's surprise cameo is big Star Wars news, here's why

And here's everything we know about this character.<p>Solo: A Star Wars Story doesn't have a mid- or post-credits scene, but it does have one heck of a cameo at the end.<p>It's a huge surprise with lots of potential ramifications for future Star Wars movies. So the following discussion merits a big ol' …

Star Wars

7 great movies you can watch on Netflix this weekend

With an extra day off, you'll have plenty of time to stay inside to watch movies.<p>To make your decisions on what to watch a lot faster, we look through Netflix's selection each week and and pick seven movies you should watch.<p>We select a few that have come on the service recently and mix in a couple …

Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein's Bizarre Arrest Day Reading List Includes Bio of Hollywood Pariah Elia Kazan

Disgraced mogul carried three books with him when he surrendered to NYPD on Friday<p>When Harvey Weinstein entered Manhattan’s first precinct on Friday …

Harvey Weinstein

Will Smith Is Ready To ‘Live It Up’ With Amazing World Cup Song – Listen

The Fresh Prince just scored a major gooooooaaaal! Will Smith joined Nicky Jam, Era Istrefi and Diplo for ‘Live It Up,’ the official anthem of the …

Music

Mysterious wolf-like animal shot in Montana, officials stumped

US wildlife officials are baffled by an unusual wolf-like creature shot by a rancher in Montana. After failing to identify the body, the authorities …

Wildlife

How a 28-year-old went from running poker games and waitressing on roller skates to running her own 'InsurTech' startup

LONDON — Phoebe Hugh, the 28-year-old CEO and founder of insurance startup Brolly, has had an unusual career path, to say the least.<p>"I was running and dealing a Texas Hold 'Em poker game; I was an Indian head masseuse; I was a roller-skating waitress; and then I started a company around that," Hugh …

Startups

Kiwi’s robots deliver food to hungry Berkeley students

There are Kiwi robots everywhere when we arrive at the SkyDeck headquarters. The floors of U.C. Berkeley’s accelerator are lined with the things, with the startup’s small team frantically working to get them up and running in corner of the space.<p>The robots have become a familiar sight to anyone …

Robotics

Jurgen Klopp Insists 'Big Balls Football' Has Made Liverpool a European Superpower Again

Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Liverpool are back among Europe's superpowers due to the 'big balls' football which has landed the club in their first …

Soccer

Let's all chill out about this whole 'Alexa is spying on you' thing

On Thursday, Amazon confirmed a report from local Seattle CBS affiliate KIRO-7 about an Oregon family's Amazon Echo sending a private audio …

Smart Homes

Niall Horan Calls for Ireland to 'Do Right by the Great Women of Our Nation' in Abortion Referendum

Former One Direction band member Niall Horan has lent his support to the Yes campaign fighting to repeal the eighth amendment of the Republic of …

Eighth Amendment

Derek Jeter Rookie Card Sells for Record $99.1k on eBay

A Derek Jeter rookie card was sold Friday for a modern-day baseball record $99,100.<p>According to ESPN.com's Darren Rovell, a buyer identified as Adrian Proietti bid the winning amount on eBay through an auction overseen by PWCC.<p>The 1993 Upper Deck SP, which features a foil design, is reportedly a …

Tom Brady

It's Difficult to Process How Good Jayson Tatum Already is

The Boston Celtics rookie is doing things in the NBA playoffs nobody his age ever has before.<p>What the Boston Celtics are doing is virtually unprecedented for several reasons. None are more significant or impressive than Jayson Tatum’s fairytale ascendence towards a ceiling we can't yet …

Basketball

Ranking Cristiano Ronaldo’s five previous Champions League finals

Real Madrid will take on Liverpool in Kiev this Saturday, aiming to be the first side to make it three Champions League titles on the bounce. This …

Soccer

Weinstein accusers Rose McGowan, Asia Argento respond to arrest: 'We got you'

“We got you, Harvey Weinstein, we got you.” Rose McGowan tweeted those words on Friday morning as Weinstein, the now-disgraced Hollywood movie mogul, …

Harvey Weinstein

Putin says will step down as president after term expires in 2024

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Vladimir Putin said on Friday he would respect the Russian constitution which bans anyone from serving two consecutive presidential terms, meaning he will step down from his post in 2024 when his current term expires.<p>His remarks, made to reporters at an economic forum in St …

Russia

Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Everybody plays games," President Donald Trump declared Friday as he suggested the potentially historic North Korean summit he had suddenly called off might be getting back on track.<p>His sights set on a meeting that has raised hopes for a halt in North Korea's nuclear weapons …

North Korea