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IRAN: OPEC's decision to limit oil output is a 'baby step in right direction'

"It was a first baby step in right direction... We did take part, we did support it," Amir Hossein Zamaninia, deputy oil minister for trade and international affairs, told reporters in Tehran, adding that Iran's current oil output is 3.85 million bpd, and its exports more than 2.2 million …

Battle for Mosul begins with gunfire and car bombs

<b>Near Mosul, Iraq (CNN) —</b> Two years ago, Iraqi soldiers in Mosul threw down their weapons and fled the city in terror as armed militants overran the streets under the banner of the emerging threat of ISIS.<p>On Monday, invigorated Iraqi forces and their allies started back down the road to Mosul to try …

Islam

Alessia Cara Still Can’t Believe She Made A Song With JoJo

The wait is finally over. After years of lawsuits and label limbo, JoJo has released <i>Mad Love</i>, her first album in a decade and her third overall.<p>The …

Music

Donald Trump Called Lil Jon ‘Uncle Tom’ On The Set Of Celebrity Apprentice

In 2013, Lil Jon was a cast member on Donald Trump’s <i>Celebrity Apprentice</i>, and was repeatedly referred to by an epithet by the now-presidential …

After dramatic victory over Giants, Cubs get chance to regroup

Hitting the reset button Wednesday was a necessity for a Cubs team that dramatically avoided its first elimination game a night earlier.<p>The 6-5 comeback victory over the Giants on Tuesday night also allows the Cubs to rest before their next challenge.<p>"That's important for us," Ben Zobrist said as …

Baseball

How Reese Witherspoon Turned Her Instagram Book Club Into a Movie Empire

| Wed., Oct. 12, 2016 4:00 AM<p><b>Reese Witherspoon</b>is no stranger to success. She came roaring onto the scene with cult favorite roles in <i>Cruel Intentions</i> …

Bruno Mars' '24K Magic': EW Review

We gave it an <b>A</b><p>Bruno Mars has returned to funk you up. Early Friday — the eve of his 31st birthday — the reigning R&B king dropped “24K Magic,” the …

Music

Ben Affleck’s Autism Action Movie The Accountant Is Only Half Bad

Though overwrought and undercooked, this odd film has something to say.<p><i>The Accountant,</i> a grim and lumbering study of death and taxes, is better, or at least more compelling, than it has any business being. Written by <i>The Judge</i> screenwriter <b>Bill Dubuque</b> (a perfect name for the screenwriter of those …

Marvel Reveals New Variant Covers Based on Albums by Dr. Dre, Nas, Missy Elliott, More

Last year, comic book publisher Marvel began releasing variant covers that re-imagined classic and modern hip-hop cover artworks as covers for Marvel titles. They recently continued the series with covers based on Chance the Rapper’s <i>Coloring Book</i>, Kevin Gates’ <i>Islah</i>, and Wu-Tang Clan’s <i>Iron Flag</i>, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The only tracks you need to hear this week

This week’s playlist kicks off with some hi-fi, glossy sounds: R&B from Thurmon Green, weird rap from Honnda and Dai Burger, and shiny pop from PC Music’s Hannah Diamond. Things sound a bit more raw and earthy in the middle, with new music by NxWorries (Knxwledge and Anderson .Paak), soul singer …

Watch a charity concert with Beyoncé, Blood Orange and more

Beyoncé, Blood Orange, Nicki Minaj and other A-list names are set to play a special charity concert tonight (October 15), and you can watch the entire thing from your own home.<p>The sold-out TIDAL X: 1015 concert is a collaboration between the Jay Z-helmed music platform and the Robin Hood …

'Love For Sale': A History Of Pop Music That's As Personal As It Gets

NPR's Scott Simon talks to music critic David Hajdu about his new book, "Love For Sale," in which he chronicles the 100-plus year history of American pop music.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Lots of us mark our lives with popular songs - what we were listening to the summer of a first crush, the night …

This Short Film Made By Pixar Animators in Their Spare Time Is Damn Good

Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj made this short film <i>Borrowed Time</i> over the past 5 years, and it’s fantastic. The story is set up as …

Animation