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Homo naledi: New species of human ancestor discovered in South Africa

<b>Rising Star Cave, South Africa (CNN) —</b> When an amateur caver and university geologist arrived at Lee Berger's house one night in late 2013 with a fragment of a fossil jawbone in hand, they broke out the beers and called National Geographic.<p>Berger, a professor at the University of the Witwatersrand …

Anthropology

Stephen Hawking's fantastic vision of black holes may solve 40-year paradox

<b>(CNN) —</b> Want to know what happens after you pass through a black hole? Just look around you. You might land in another universe that is similar to our own, if Stephen Hawking is right. Or in a very different one.<p>The iconic astrophysicist joked about it this week as he unveiled a proposed solution …

Universe

Footage – 918 Spyder manufactory: behind-the-scenes

CNN

Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In a landmark opinion, a divided Supreme Court on Friday ruled that same-sex couples can marry nationwide, establishing a new civil right and handing gay rights advocates a historic victory.<p>In the 5-4 ruling, Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote for the majority with the four liberal …

LGBTQI

Jurassic World

The dinos-run-amok blockbuster franchise is back with new thrills and chills<p>It's not the cynical, cash-in cheesefest you feared. OK, <i>Jurassic World</i> is …

Texas officer's attorney: He let his emotions get the better of him

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's more to Eric Casebolt than the video that showed the former police corporal slamming a bikini-clad teenage girl to the ground in McKinney, Texas, his lawyer told reporters Wednesday.<p>And there's more to that day than those seven minutes caught on video, attorney Jane Bishkin …

Justice

Can Reading Make You Happier?

Several years ago, I was given as a gift a remote session with a bibliotherapist at the London headquarters of the School of Life, which offers innovative courses to help people deal with the daily emotional challenges of existence. I have to admit that at first I didn’t really like the idea of …

'Sense8': EW review

Sense8<p>We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>No one could ever accuse <i>Sense8</i> of lacking ambition. J. Michael Straczynski (<i>Babylon 5</i>), who created the show with Andy and Lana …

Charlie’s Country is a magnetic showcase for Aboriginal actor David Gulpilil

David Gulpilil—co-star of <i>Walkabout</i>and <i>The Last Wave</i>, de rigueur cast member in arty and ambitious movies about the Australian landscape—has one of the …

Crime

Amy Schumer Defends Her Weight: 'I'm 160 Pounds and Can Catch a D**k Whenever I Want'

Don't ever question Amy Schumer's ability to get a guy.<p>The 34-year-old comedian was as candid and hilarious as ever accepting her Trailblazer award …

Comedy

Urban Outlaw - Rebel Porsche Customizer

No more Bruce: Meet Caitlyn Jenner - CNN Style

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Caitlyn Jenner

Physicist Lawrence Krauss argues science (and society) outgrew religion

“Parents are useful for children, but the whole point is children grow up and move beyond their parents”<p>Earlier this month, theoretical physicist and prominent atheist Lawrence Krauss accepted the American Humanist Association's "Humanist of the Year" award. At the ceremony, Krauss was confronted …

Religion

Porsche 911 Enthusiast Magnus Walker Takes a Drive Through Downtown LA

Porsche 911 collector, restorer and enthusiast Magnus Walker takes a drive through downtown LA in<p>Porsche 911 collector, restorer and enthusiast Magnus Walker takes a drive through downtown LA in his highly modified 1971 Porsche 911T street racer. Beginning at a local gas station to fill up his tank …

Waco coverage shows double standard on race

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Sunday, just after news broke of a shootout in Waco, Texas, involving "rival biker gangs" as The New York Times alert phrased it, the political activist Shaun King wrote on Twitter:<p>"I'll wait (and wait and wait and wait) to hear someone on the news call what just happened in Waco 'white …

Justice

SheenaIsAPunkRocker on Twitter: "#JimiHendrix - The Last photo, the day before he died... http://t.co/l05yl3hEhs"

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Jason Alexander To Star in New Comedy Pilot

Jason Alexander will star in a new comedy pilot and no, it’s not a <i>Seinfeld</i> reprise.<p>The pilot will air on <i>Adult Swim</i> and feature Alexander as a famous …

Silicon Valley

Jon Stewart slams media for showing “video of an actual murder” over and over and over again

Cable news shows have been playing Eric Garner footage “like it’s a GIF on BuzzFeed”<p>Jon Stewart had some more cable-news damage control to take care of on yesterday's "Daily Show," following up on Tuesday's segment which tackled the senseless media frenzy around Hillary's Chipotle visit. As Stewart …

The Daily Show

Bloody Yet Unsatisfying, 'Kill Me Three Times' Disappoints But Once

The Australian crime caper <i>Kill Me Three Times</i> feels like a throwback to the country's "Ozploitation" genre films of the 1970s: bloody, low-budget romps through the commonwealth's seedier side. But in its half-hearted attempt to weave a tricky narrative structure, the film also has shades of the …

Pulp Fiction

Zach Braff Wants to Make Pizza for Gay Weddings in Indiana

Universal<p>Justin Lubin—ABC/Getty Images<p>CBS/Getty Images<p>Pixar/Disney<p>ABC/Getty Images<p>Pixar/Disney<p>Danny Feld—NBC/Getty Images<p>Robert Viglasky—Hartswood …

Sherlock Holmes