Survivor

Contestants Who Don’t Stream ‘Survivor’ Can’t Win ‘Survivor’

After 17 years and 34 seasons, <i>Survivor</i> remains one of the most watched reality TV competitions airing today. Since premiering way back in May of …

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'Survivor' Season 35: Rumored theme, location and cast members

Season 34 of <i>Survivor</i> is coming to an end on Wednesday, and fans will want to get a head start on preparing for the next installment. According to …

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on accountability

You may have read the allegations against Ben/Bean of PWR BTTM today. I spent a large portion of this afternoon breaking down why the band’s …

'Survivor' 2017: Who gets voted off? Hannah Shapiro recaps 'Game Changers.'

<i>Hannah Shapiro was a runner-up on Survivor season 33: Millennials vs. Gen X. She'll be recapping Survivor season 34: Game Changers throughout the</i> …

How to prepare for 'Survivor': 9 essential tips and tricks from alum Hannah Shapiro

<i>Hannah Shapiro was a runner-up on Survivor season 33: Millennials vs. Gen X. You can follow Hannah on Twitter</i> <i>@HannahLilNessen</i><i>.</i><p>Congratulations: You've …

The hidden sexual assault reaction that still isn’t being talked about

The body has many ways of reacting to the violation of rape, but science can help remove some of the feelings of guilt and confusion survivors feel over the most unexpected of these<p><b>WARNING: This piece contains frank and graphic descriptions of sexual assault and rape that some readers may find</b> …

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Zeke Smith Was Outed as Trans. Now He’s Out of ‘Survivor’

‘I don’t know that this is the Survivor experience I would have picked. But I’m proud of the man Survivor forged,’ says Zeke Smith, the contestant outed as transgender.<p>“Are you going to quit or are you going to keep playing?”<p>That was the question Brooklyn-based asset manager Zeke Smith asked …

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Survivor's Zeke Smith Made a Huge Impact

Currently in its 34th season, <i>Survivor</i> — in its early going a truly revolutionary series — has become largely unremarkable. Still rating well and …

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'Survivor' star Zeke Smith on his elimination: Sarah Lacina "made the right decision"

Zeke Smith had quite the run on <i>Survivor: Game Changers</i>. But on Wednesday night, his luck ran out. Zeke became the 11th person voted out of season 34 …

An Experimental Analysis of Modifications to the Survivor Benefit Information within the Social Security Statement | Center for Retirement Research

Abstract<p>This paper examines the effect of modifications to the survivor benefit information in the Social Security Statement on the benefit knowledge …

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‘Survivor’ Final 9: Who does NOT deserve the title of ‘Game Changer’? [POLL]

Before <b>J.T. Thomas</b> was voted out in the fifth episode of “Survivor” Season 34, he threw <b>Michaela Bradshaw</b> under the bus by saying that she didn’t …

Zeke Smith Speaks Out About His 'Survivor' Experience (and That Very Public Outing)

The two-time castaway talks about the aftermath of his outing, the nitty-gritty details of his time on the show and much more in a sprawling …

Entertainment

Chechnya is telling parents to kill their gay children, tortured survivor alleges

Recent reports from Chechnya alleged that the country is detaining and torturing gay men. According to one survivor, Chechen authorities are also …

Extremism

'I Had a Date & Time When My Life Was Going to be Flipped Upside Down.' 'Survivor' Castoff Zeke Smith Post Elimination Q&A

<b>CBS Local</b> – CBS aired Season 34, Episodes 11 of Survivor: Game Changers, and we had the chance to interview the most recent castoff, Zeke Smith. Zeke …

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'Survivor' 2017: Who got voted off in episode 10? Hannah Shapiro recaps 'Game Changers'.

<i>Hannah Shapiro was a runner-up on Survivor season 33: Millennials vs. Gen X. She'll be recapping Survivor season 34: Game Changers throughout the</i> …

Boston bomb survivor: I’m marrying firefighter who saved me

A Boston marathon bomb survivor has told BBC Radio 5 live she is set to marry the firefighter who saved her life.<p>Roseann Sdoia lost her leg in the bombing while cheering on a friend.<p>Speaking to Adrian Chiles, Rosenan explained how her now fiancé Mike Materia rushed to her aid.

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'Survivor's' Zeke Smith: Why Being Vulnerable Was Worth the Risk (Guest Column)

"I am optimistic that this moment will serve as a model for how trans people will be treated by the media in the future," writes Smith in a new …

Entertainment

Emmy spotlight: ‘Survivor’ continues to reflect the ‘reality’ of America

The Emmys have continuously nominated reality TV stalwarts like “The Amazing Race,” ”Dancing With the Stars” and “The Voice” for years, but they’ve …

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ONLY ON AP: Survivor Talks About Iraqi Airstrike

A survivor of an American airstrike on Mosul that killed more than 100 Iraqi civilians in March tells the Associated Press he lay under rubble for several days hoping to be rescued. (May 2)

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Survivor: The 12 Biggest Blindsides of All Time

You never know what's going to happen at Tribal Council.<p>Over the course of 34 seasons, <i>Survivor</i> has made viewers' (and players') jaws drop with …

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I sat in on a virtual support group for sexual-assault survivors

Thanks to its ability to give you a first-person point of view, virtual reality has become a common vehicle for empathetic storytelling. <i>Testimony</i>, a VR project that premiered at Tribeca 2017, does so by putting you in a virtual support group, showing the effectiveness of simply watching people tell …

Empathy

Survivor's Debbie: "Kudos to Sarah for Making the Move First"

More than starvation, the elements, and backstabbing moves by other players, overconfidence can be public enemy No. 1 on Survivor. And on Wednesday's …

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CBS Names Sharon Vuong Alternative-Programming Chief

CBS Entertainment has named Sharon Vuong senior vice president of alternative programming.<p>Vuong is a six-year veteran of CBS’ alternative department, …

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Jeff Probst on one of his favorite Survivor moments ever

<i>Each week host Jeff Probst will answer a few questions about the most recent episode of</i> Survivor: Game Changers<i>. Also, make sure to check out an exclusive deleted scene from the episode above, read our full episode recap, and follow Dalton on Twitter @DaltonRoss.</i><p><b>ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: You’ve been</b> …

'Survivor' 2017: Who got voted off this week? Hannah Shapiro breaks down the blindside.

<i>Hannah Shapiro was a runner-up on Survivor season 33: Millennials vs. Gen X. She'll be recapping Survivor season 34: Game Changers throughout the</i> …

Gymnastics

Good Samaritan dragged plane crash survivor away from the wreckage

A 21-year-old survivor of a small plane that crashed in Connecticut Monday was dragged away from the fiery scene by a Good Samaritan, according to a …

Aviation

Survivor Exclusive: Get a Sneak Peek at This Week's Reward Challenge — and Its Big Twist

The prize for this week's team reward challenge on <i>Survivor</i> is a picnic on the Yasawa Islands, which, as host Jeff Probst puts it, are "truly one of …

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‘Survivor’ (Season 34) Game Changers: Predictions, News, Photos & Odds

“Survivor: Game Changers” Update — <b>Hali Ford</b> and <b>Ozzy Lusth</b> are eliminated in Season 34, Episodes 8 & 9. Read our episode recap, listen to our exit …

FGM survivor describes witnessing her sister being cut

More than 200 million women and girls alive have undergone female genital mutilation or cutting.<p>One mother-of-three, an asylum seeker in Swansea, is among them.<p>She wants to protect her two daughters from the practice.<p>Here, she describes witnessing the practice carried out on her younger sister - …

Women's News

Good 3-legged pup beats cancer and internet dogs everywhere celebrate

One very good, very brave doggie prompted the most adorable Twitter thread in history when his owner Dylan Delia shared these photos of the happy, now healthy, pup after surgery.<p>According to <i>Storyful</i>, the pup received a life-saving surgery to amputate a leg. Although now he only has three legs, he …

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