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12 Things We Need Explained in 'Game of Thrones' Season 8 (Photos)

What’s the deal with Bran’s time travel, magic, the White Walkers, and super-old Melisandre?

Controversial New Theory Suggests Life Wasn't a Fluke of Biology—It Was Physics

The biophysicist Jeremy England made waves in 2013 with a new theory that cast the origin of life as an inevitable outcome of thermodynamics. His …

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'Seinfeld' Wasn't Actually Called 'Seinfeld' When It First Premiered in 1989...

After all these years, <i>Seinfeld</i> is still one of those shows that fans love to love. Starring Jerry Seinfeld as himself — a working comedian — and …

Barnes & Noble Investor Asks The Company To Sell Itself

Sandell Asset Management Corp, an activist investor that has recently acquired a stake in Barnes & Noble, is publicly pushing for a sale of the company.<p>Barnes & Noble has struggled for several years. It’s shuffled rapidly through CEOs, has repeatedly been unable to bolster sales related to its NOOK …

Philippines mayor accused by Duterte of drugs trade links shot dead

<b>A Philippine mayor accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of having links with the illegal drugs trade has been shot dead in a police raid.</b><p>Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of the city of Ozamiz on Mindanao island, was killed with his wife and 10 others at his home as police served a warrant.<p>Officers were …

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Report: Anthony Scaramucci's wife files for divorce

The 'Sweet Valley High' Movie Is Happening, With 'Legally Blonde's Screenwriter

This is a match made in heaven.<p><i>Sweet Valley High</i> is set for the big screen as the movie adaptation has landed a new pair of writers. <i>Deadline</i> reports that Paramount Pictures has signed up Kirsten 'Kiwi' Smith and Harper Dill to co-write an adaptation of Francine Pascal's <i>Sweet Valley High</i> book …

Comic-Con 2017 Winners and Losers: From ‘Thor’ And ‘Westworld’ To Ben Affleck’s Future As Batman

Comic-Con 2017 delivered a lot of teasers for upcoming movies and television shows, though some fared a little better than others. Looking back over …

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‘Game Of Thrones’: A Breakdown Of Jon Snow’s Family Tree Before He Meets Daenerys

Jon Snow is a secret Targaryen, but he doesn’t know that yet. As he prepares to meet his aunt, Daenerys Targaryen, for the first time, we’re going to …

Here's How Netflix Makes Monster Money with Secret Ads

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) isn’t engaged in the traditional advertising business but the online streaming giant seems to be generating some money by …

Complaints of drinking, abusive behavior dogged USC medical school dean for years

USC faced a choice five years ago: Keep Dr. Carmen Puliafito at the helm of the Keck School of Medicine or replace him.<p>As dean, Puliafito had brought in star researchers, raised hundreds of millions of dollars and boosted the school's national ranking — all critical steps in USC's plan to become an …

Fire 'Richard Cordray,' Lewandowski to New Chief of Staff

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'Westworld' Season 2 Won't Air Until 2018

Fans of the HBO show will have to be patient.<p>HBO officially confirmed <i>Westworld</i>'s return with a first look at Comic-Con – but Season 2 won't be hitting our screens until Spring 2018, according to <i>Screen Rant</i>.<p>Season 2 of the hit sci-fi drama series is already in production, and we've been given …

Donald Trump called gang members “animals.” That’s dehumanizing — and dangerous.

The case that Trump’s language “justifies or even mandates violence.”<p>On Friday, President Donald Trump stood before law enforcement officers in Long Island, New York, and warned them about the “animals” they were up against.<p>Trump’s speech to the Long Island police officers was long and chilling. …

Game of Thrones Stars Tell Us About Their Funniest Fan Encounters — Watch

A quick lesson in fan etiquette: If you run up to a <i>Game of Thrones</i> cast member on the street… you should at least make sure you know their …

Uber's background checks don't catch criminals, says Houston

Last week saw the latest story about an Uber driver, for all the wrong reasons. The newest incident happened in Houston, when an Uber driver allegedly took a drunk female passenger to his home and raped her.<p>The driver, Duncan Eric Burton, 57, is an ex-con. He'd spent 14 years in federal prison on …

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Bill Cosby Accuser Jane Doe No. 2 Reveals Her Identity: 'I Decided to Speak My Truth'

As Bill Cosby goes to court seeking to discredit three women who’ve accused him of sexual offenses, a Florida woman who previously shared her story …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

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