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'Sesame Street' introduces first character with autism on '60 Minutes'

Christine Ferraro, a "Sesame Street" writer for 25 years, discusses the challenges of portraying autism. "We had to explain to Big Bird that Julia likes Big...


Waiter Fired After Asking Diners for 'Proof of Residency'

Speaking with the latimes , Carrillo, her sister, Brenda Carrillo , 23, and friend, Ely Santillana , said they were especially taken aback because their pare...


Dwight Clark reveals he has ALS

Clark said he has started experiencing weakness in his right hand, abs, lower back and right leg. "I know that they are fully aware that we will continue to wal...


Feminists, LGBT Vloggers, Pundits and Gamers — YouTube Censors Everyone

The mode is off by default, but users can turn it on on certain channels and lock the setting in their browser. The video below talks about the censorship, and...


Beauty and the Beast Breaks Box Office Records with $170M

Last year, Disney's " Finding Dory " debuted with a then-PG-best $135 million . Theodore Melfi's Oscar-nominated drama Hidden Figures continues its impres...


Match Review: Manchester United vs. Middlesbrough

Lingard took on the shot from outside the box to blast the ball into the top corner to make it 2-0, a brilliant goal from Lingard. The England global has not ...


Paris terror attacks: Sequence of events

Last month, Egyptian Abdullah Reda al-Hamahmy, 29, was shot and seriously wounded when he launched himself at a group of soldiers, crying out "Allahu Akbar" (Go...


'Beauty and the Beast' to get sequel?

This is a movie whose secondary objective is to update Disney's 20th-century optics for the 21st century, with more people of color (in supporting, and often no...


Padmavati row: Anushka Sharma is really upset, calls the whole incident unacceptable

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor will be seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati this year and this is the first time he is working with the ace director. Follow...


'Beauty And The Beast' makes over $170 million in opening weekend

According to The Hollywood Reporter , the film broke $350 million globally, which makes it the most successful PG title North America and overseas to date ...


Beauty and the Beast smashes the box office in opening weekend

The film, directed by Oscar victor Bill Condon and based on the 1991 animated film, cost 160 million USA dollars to make. All those elaborate musical number...


Raiders reportedly considering Oakland native Marshawn Lynch

What that act actually means is up to speculation. During an interview with 60 Minutes last June, Marshawn Lynch swore up and down that he was not going to ...


Jimmy Breslin, chronicler of wise guys and underdogs, dies at 88

In 1963, The New York Herald Tribune published Breslin's column on Clifton Pollard, the man who dug President John. Over at the Daily News website , the pa...


MPs expressed concern over killing of Indian fisherman by SL navy

The Marine police of the Coastal Security Group, which registered a FIR against the Sri Lankan Navy based on a complaint from B. Arul Clinton, one of the victim...


The Walking Dead: Why Did Eugene Do That?

The Saviors go roaming on tonight's episode and taking what another community needs. Before either of them can pull the trigger, Sasha gets caught. They are m...


Kamal Haasan's brother passes away due to cardiac arrest in London

Chandra Haasan, who is the executive producer of Kamal's production unit, Raj Kamal International, was credited to have handled all the production work of the R...


Ryan: ObamaCare replacement bill still needs work, but likely to pass soon

Yet Mr. Ryan confirmed that negotiators are looking at ways to offer additional help to older Americans whose costs would spike under the bill, since insurers w...


Jose Mourinho delighted as Manchester United progress up table at last

Marouane Fellaini headed the visitors in front on the half-hour mark after former United goalkeeper Victor Valdes had earlier brilliantly denied Marcus Rashford...


Baahubali 2 trailer 7th position in the world

The trailer released in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi languages has simply stunned the audiences and have taken the expectations over the sequel film to sk...


Lowry: Why Trump May Dump House Republicans

Even so, enough of those concerns were apparently assuaged for the vote. Trump reportedly agreed to support the proposals. Trump meets with German Chancell...


Residents in Boulder County Under Mandatory Evacuation Due to Wildfire

In 2010, a wildfire destroyed almost 200 homes in the mountainous area west of the city, home to the University of Colorado, Boulder. The Greeley Fire Departm...


Israeli coalition crisis raises threat of new elections

Before departing on a weeklong visit to China, Netanyahu said Kahlon's insistence was "unacceptable" and there was no need for the new corporation to be establi...


Malaysian Police Identify New Suspects in Kim Jong Nam's Murder

North Korea's watchdog, 38 North, said the deeper the tunnel goes beneath Mount Mantap, the bigger the blast which can be contained there during testing. Yester...


Shemar Moore returning for "Criminal Minds" season finale

All throughout " Criminal Minds " Season 12, Scratch had successfully evaded the BAU. In reality, Thomas Gibson, who plays Hotch, was sacked from the show by CB...


Mark Hamill Shares Very First Luke Skywalker Photo in 'Star Wars'

The Star Warsactor hit Twitter with an image from the first day on the set of 1977's Star Wars: A New Hope, which he thinks might be his very first photo tak...


Michigan State Basketball: Staff score predictions vs. Kansas

Seventh-seeded MI needed every point it could muster in a game that ended with a parade to the free-throw line , a buzzer-beating 3-pointer and a foe that re...


WWE star Paige responds to 'nude' photo hack amid Fappening 2.0 scandal

Paige commented saying, "Personal and private photos of mine were stolen and unfortunately they were shared publicly without my consent". WWE diva and poss...


Lisa Rinna Blasts Costar Dorit Kemsley Over Drug Insult

Of course, this all happened as the sun set, while the entire gang was cruising down a river, on a junk boat in Hong Kong because, obviously . "If I ever feel ...


'Bachelor' Spoilers Week 11: Nick Viall's Final Pick Looks At Wedding Dresses

I think you lose either way. In the first hour, we continued where we left off last week: fantasy suites. She asked him if he knows where he stands with h...


Gay '90s Pop Heartthrob Tommy Page Found Dead at 46

Throughout his career, he worked with artists like New Kids on the Block, Tiffany, and Ashley Tisdale, as well as released nine studio albums of his own. The fo...


The Walking Dead: Is Eugene a Bad Guy Now?

After playing coy with the question of who freed the Saviors' prize prisoner, The Walking Dead revealed the truth this week: it was Sherry (Christine Evangeli...


Fox News business anchor Brenda Buttner dies from cancer

Buttner hosted the Fox News segment, "Your World" with her co-host Neil Cavuto . During her career, Buttner was a recipient of the Cable Ace Award for Best Bus...


Khloe Kardashian Demonstrates Her Workouts on 'Ellen'

She's been dating Cleveland Cavaliers star Tristan Thompson since summer 2016. "I'll probably cook dinner, have food waiting for him when he comes", Khlo...


Orange alligator spotted in SC

A woman named Laura Carson snapped a photo of the "4 to 5-foot-long" alligator and posted it on Facebook on February 7 with the caption, "So, there's an orange ...


Michael Bolton's 'Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special' Netflix Trailer

Needless to say, Michael Bolton singing a slow version of "Jack Sparrow" is a highlight from the special. He is joined by some celebrity guests who perform alon...