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Disney Television turned down ‘incredibly well-written scripts' for not being inclusive enough, senior executive says

Disney Television turned down ‘incredibly well-written scripts' for not being inclusive enough, senior executive says

15 minutes ago   |   RT

A senior Disney executive has acknowledged that some projects get turned down because they are deemed inadequately diverse, reinforcing suspicions that quality content has...
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‘Rattled by a female referee in shorts': Iranian state TV ‘censors lineswoman's legs' during Premier League match

‘Rattled by a female referee in shorts': Iranian state TV ‘censors lineswoman's legs' during Premier League match

2 hours ago   |   RT

A civil rights group in Iran has reacted after local broadcasters repeatedly censored the legs of a female English Premier League official. The incident took place during a...
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Stephen Colbert Applauds Biden's ‘Endgame' for Afghanistan's ‘Infinity War'

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Colbert pointed out that the conflict “has been going on so long, the first ‘Iron Man' movie opens with Tony Stark in Afghanistan.”
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CNN Is in a Post-Trump Slump. What Does That Mean for Don Lemon?

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

The prime-time host on the future of cable news, the urgency of conversations about race and whether CNN is a boys' club.
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'Rebel' star John Corbett leaves Mr. Nice Guy role behind for dark, mysterious character

14 hours ago   |   ABC

'It's really cool to spice it up with a not-so-great guy this time.' John Corbett leaves Mr. Nice Guy persona behind to mix things up on new ABC drama 'Rebel".
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The 6 Best Speeches of Awards Season So Far

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

From a pajama-clad Jodie Foster to the teary “Minari” child star Alan S. Kim, they managed to make their acceptance speeches work from home.
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Apple TV+ announces 'Blush', a new animated short film

Apple TV+ announces 'Blush', a new animated short film

17 hours ago   |   iMore

Apple continues to bring new animated content to Apple TV+. What you need to know Apple has announced Blush , a new animated short film. The film was created as part of the...
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Televisa will sell its content and media business to Univision

21 hours ago   |   NY Times


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Stephen Colbert and Taylor Swift Finally Settle Who The Song “Hey Stephen” Is About

23 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

More importantly, Swift also provided a few Easter eggs about which album she's rerecording next.
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Colton Underwood, ‘Bachelor' Star, Comes Out as Gay

23 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The 29-year-old former football player had written about questioning his sexuality in a memoir, published in 2020.
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3-year-old boy hit, killed by car driven by 13-year-old girl in Maine

3-year-old boy hit, killed by car driven by 13-year-old girl in Maine

A 3-year-old boy was hit and killed by a car driven by a 13-year-old girl Wednesday, according to the Gorham Police Department. Read more ...

Who is Jonathan Pentland? Army sergeant charged with shoving a black man

Who is Jonathan Pentland? Army sergeant charged with shoving a black man

The South Carolina soldier who was caught on video shoving and threatening a young black man for being "in the wrong neighborhood" is Jonathan Pentland, a high-ranking sergeant... Read more ...

Carlos Rodon isn't mad about losing perfect game in the ninth: 'I'd have let...

Carlos Rodon isn't mad about losing perfect game in the ninth: 'I'd have let it hit me, too'

The White Sox pitcher was two outs away from a perfect game on Wednesday when plunked Cleveland catcher Roberto Perez with a slider. He later secured a no-hitter. Read more ...

US stocks surge to record highs as jobless claims hit pandemic-era low and...

US stocks surge to record highs as jobless claims hit pandemic-era low and retail sales surge

Summary List Placement US stocks climbed to record highs on Thursday after weekly jobless claims fell to a pandemic-era low of 576,000. Also helping boost stocks was a strong... Read more ...

Read Jeff Bezos' final letter to shareholders as Amazon CEO right here

Read Jeff Bezos' final letter to shareholders as Amazon CEO right here

Summary List Placement In 1997, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wrote his first letter to shareholders and set a precedent for decades of startups after it. Despite Amazon's tiny... Read more ...

Ivanka Trump breaks social media silence, posts photos getting COVID-19 vaccine

Ivanka Trump breaks social media silence, posts photos getting COVID-19 vaccine

Ivanka Trump broke her almost three-month social media silence to post a photo of her getting a COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...

France's controversial ‘global security' bill that sparked widespread...

France's controversial ‘global security' bill that sparked widespread protests adopted by parliament

The French parliament has passed a controversial bill on “global security” and its heavily criticized provision on penalizing the malicious dissemination of images of the... Read more ...

Biden declares Russia threat ‘national emergency,' lobs sanctions

Biden declares Russia threat ‘national emergency,' lobs sanctions

President Biden on Thursday signed an executive order declaring a “national emergency” over the threat from Russia, as his administration slapped new sanctions on the country... Read more ...

Jose Abreu's awkward play saved Carlos Rodon's no-hitter

Jose Abreu's awkward play saved Carlos Rodon's no-hitter

Carlos Rodon lost his perfect game in the ninth inning, and he nearly lost the no-hitter altogether. Indians outfielder Josh Naylor led off the final inning with a slow tapper... Read more ...

Spending at US retailers rockets 9.8% higher as stimulus supercharges reopening

Spending at US retailers rockets 9.8% higher as stimulus supercharges reopening

Summary List Placement Warmer weather, reopening, and stimulus support converged in March to drive the strongest month of retail spending the US has ever seen. Retail sales... Read more ...