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National Geographic kicking off Earth Day with free virtual concert special tonight

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Travel expert Jessica Nabongo, the first documented Black woman to have traveled to every country in the world, will host Nat Geo's Earth Day Eve 2021.
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Biden to deliver remarks as US is set to hit latest COVID-19 vaccine milestone

Biden to deliver remarks as US is set to hit latest COVID-19 vaccine milestone

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is set to meet President Joe Biden's latest vaccine goal of administering 200 million coronavirus shots in his first 100 days in office, as the White...
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Bringing the Black Radical Tradition to the Oscars

6 hours ago   |   The New Republic

This year's slate of nominees for the Academy Awards brings Amiri Baraka to mind. In his 1965 essay “ The Revolutionary Theatre ,” Baraka called for Black productions that...
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How to Deal With the Rental Car Crunch

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

The pandemic has wreaked havoc in the rental car industry, leading to a shortage of cars and sticker shock for travelers. Here are some tips for finding an affordable one.
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Oscars 2021: Double nominee happy to travel from Romania to share Oscar experience with other filmmakers

15 hours ago   |   ABC

This year's Oscar ceremony will be very scaled back. No matter the size, Alexander Nanau, whose film "Collective" is nominated for two awards, is happy he is able to travel...
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Oscars 2021: First time nominee Andra Day felt embraced, loved by Hollywood community for first film 'The US Vs. Billie Holiday'

15 hours ago   |   ABC

"I felt nothing but embraced and loved by this community." Oscar nominee Andra Day received the film world's top honor for her first movie. Even though she is new to the movie...
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Oscars 2021: First time nominee Andra Day felt embraced, loved by Hollywood community for first film 'The US vs Billie Holiday'

16 hours ago   |   ABC

'I felt nothing but embraced and loved by this community, ' Oscar nominee Andra Day received the film world's top honor for her first movie.
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Senate Democrats split over legalizing weed

Senate Democrats split over legalizing weed

17 hours ago   |   Politico

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer's biggest challenge to legalizing marijuana is his fellow Democrats. The New York Democrat has repeatedly promised a vote on cannabis...
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Harry Potter New York Slated To Open On Thursday, June 3

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

The store will be the first of its kind when it opens this spring.
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‘Century Game' pits longtime rivals North Attleboro vs. Attleboro

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

NORTH ATTLEBORO - An esteemed member of the North Attleboro vs. Attleboro rivalry, Mike Strachan knows it inside and out. Both as a player for North and as the current head...
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JetBlue adding 2 non-stop flight routes to Boston, New York from KCI in 2022

JetBlue adding 2 non-stop flight routes to Boston, New York from KCI in 2022

The news from JetBlue comes after it announced a new partnership with American Airlines to expand what they're calling the “Northeast Alliance.” Read more ...

Man says 7-year-old daughter 'embarrassed' after student, then teacher cut...

Man says 7-year-old daughter 'embarrassed' after student, then teacher cut her hair

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. - A 7-year-old girl in Michigan is gaining attention after her father says her hair was cut at school twice in one week without his permission. Jimmy... Read more ...

UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 is the rematch you've been waiting for

UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 is the rematch you've been waiting for

With a title at stake and even more to prove to themselves and the fans, Usman and Masvidal 2 will meet again in the main card of UFC 261. UFC 261 will also feature four of the... Read more ...

Indonesian military says submarine missing with 53 on board

Indonesian military says submarine missing with 53 on board

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's navy is searching for a submarine that went missing north of the resort island of Bali with 53 people on board, the military said Wednesday... Read more ...

US AG announces inquiry into Minneapolis policing practices after ex-cop...

US AG announces inquiry into Minneapolis policing practices after ex-cop Chauvin convicted of Floyd's murder

An inquiry into Minneapolis Police Department has been launched by US Attorney General Merrick Garland after former officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of the murder of... Read more ...

White House: US to surpass Biden's 200 million COVID-19 shots goal this week

White House: US to surpass Biden's 200 million COVID-19 shots goal this week

Today, President Biden is expected to outline his administration's plans to drive up the vaccination rate even further. Read more ...

‘A means, not an end': EU proposes ‘human centric' approach to AI regulation...

‘A means, not an end': EU proposes ‘human centric' approach to AI regulation in draft rules

The European Commission has proposed regulations on the use of artificial intelligence through a risk-based rules framework that calls for heavy fines, partial bans on... Read more ...

Ohio Republicans aim to rename state park after Donald Trump

Ohio Republicans aim to rename state park after Donald Trump

A GOP-backed bill introduced Monday would change the name of an Ohio state park to honor former President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Oxygen leak kills 22 at Indian hospital as country battles short supplies...

Oxygen leak kills 22 at Indian hospital as country battles short supplies amid record surge in Covid-19 cases

At least 22 people have died at a hospital in India's western Maharashtra state after an oxygen leak caused a serious disruption to patient supplies, the region's health... Read more ...

Justice Department Announces Sweeping Minneapolis Police Probe

Justice Department Announces Sweeping Minneapolis Police Probe

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the investigation in the wake of the guilty verdict in George Floyd's death. Read more ...