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  • Here’s what Felicity Huffman said at her sentencing

    Before she was sentenced to 14 days in prison, actress Felicity Huffman told a federal judge she could have stopped her involvement in the college admissions scandal and was "deeply ashamed" that she didn't.

  • Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ singer, dead at 70

    A publicist for rock star Eddie Money has died after he recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal cancer. 

  • Ellen DeGeneres discovered Brad Pitt sitting in her audience

    Brad Pitt surprised Ellen DeGeneres when he appeared on her show Friday as an overenthusiastic audience member.

  • Friday the 13th features a full moon — a pairing you won’t see again until 2049

    It’ll be a full moon this Friday the 13th. This full moon is special because it’s also a harvest moon and will also be a “micromoon.” According to the Farmers’ Almanac, we won’t have another nationwide full moon on Friday the 13th until 2049! The last time it happened was Oct. 13, 2000. What’s a harvest moon? A harvest moon is a full moon that usually occurs around the autumnal equinox (September 23, the first day of fall!) but sometimes […]

  • Electronic cigarette debate grows

    Cannabis industry calls for legalization and regulation to snuff out underground vapes

    The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) has put out a call to Congress: To deal with vaping-related illnesses, legalize cannabis and regulate us.

  • High schools embrace ‘vape detectors’ in fight against bathroom vaping

    As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise — the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers use e-cigarettes — school districts around the country are starting to fight back. Their tool? Vape detectors. The sensor devices, which resembled smoke or carbon monoxide detectors, can detect vaping in places such as bathrooms or closets — the kind of places where kids have tried to smoke for decades. Some are even equipped to […]

  • NASCAR shocks gun industry as it appears to block some firearm ads

    NASCAR rejected advertisements for its souvenir programs from multiple firearms companies earlier this summer as part of what is being seen as a "gradual shift" in its position on guns.

  • Telescope showcases our galactic neighbor in a new light

    (CNN) — In the vastness of space, it’s nice to have a neighbor. For our galaxy, the Milky Way, that’s the Large Magellanic Cloud and its sibling, the Small Magellanic Cloud. These dwarf galaxies act like satellites of our own galaxy, hanging out about 163,000 light-years away. The European Southern Observatory’s VISTA telescope has observed both dwarf galaxies for the last 10 years and shared a new scintillating view of the Large Magellanic Cloud. The telescope has helped astronomers to survey and […]

  • A tropical storm is likely to form soon near the Bahamas islands that Dorian ravaged

    A storm system is poised to hit the same northern Bahamian islands that Hurricane Dorian ravaged earlier this month — and it may be a tropical storm when it does so. The system is expected to send heavy rain and stiff winds to the Abaco Islands by Friday night and Grand Bahama island by Saturday morning, areas where teams still are searching for hundreds of people missing after Dorian hit them. It is likely to strengthen into a tropical depression, and then […]

  • Parents allege fertility clinic impregnated mother with sperm of another man

    After having trouble conceiving on their own, a white couple opted for in-vitro fertilization and gave birth to a baby girl. When their daughter was a toddler, they grew concerned that she didn’t look like them. “When she was born, all my friends said, ‘Oh, she looks Asian, she looks Asian,'” said Kristina Koedderich, the girl’s mother. “We were cracking the jokes… but you just figure every baby, like, looks different when they’re born.” For nearly four years, Koedderich and […]

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