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Why comedian Hannibal Buress bypassed traditional streaming platforms and teamed up with a video-conferencing startup to release his latest special for free on YouTube

Why comedian Hannibal Buress bypassed traditional streaming platforms and teamed up with a video-conferencing startup to release his latest special for free on YouTube

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In July, Hannibal Buress released his new comedy special, " Miami Nights ," on YouTube. Buress decided to forgo traditional streaming platforms like Netflix and Hulu...
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Comedian Andy Dick sues man who punched him in New Orleans

Comedian Andy Dick sues man who punched him in New Orleans

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

NEW ORLEANS - Comedian Andy Dick has filed a lawsuit in New Orleans against the man who punched him last year outside a French Quarter nightclub. Documents in the July 30...
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No joke: Comedians could fall foul of Scottish hate crimes proposal, lawyers warn

1 day ago   |   National Post

By Hugo Greenhalgh
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Europe has yet to live up to its Covid-19 promises

Europe has yet to live up to its Covid-19 promises

1 day ago   |   Politico

Welcome to POLITICO's new Global Public Health Spotlight - an extension of the Global Translations newsletter. Each week we track major issues facing the globe. Sign up here...
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Tim Minchin Talks ‘Upright,' More Musicals And His Hollywood Experience

2 days ago   |   Forbes

The comedian, actor, writer, musician, composer, lyricist, and director discusses his Sundance Now show, the 'Seinfeld'-esque sitcom he turned down and postponing his first...
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‘We Have to Use Our Voice.' Desus and Mero Are Committed to Amplifying the Black Lives Matter Movement

2 days ago   |   Time

Comedians Desus Nice and The Kid Mero have been ending their recent episodes with a call to arrest the police who killed Breonna Taylor. It was an organic but intentional...
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Treasurer reports record return of unclaimed property in Illinois

Treasurer reports record return of unclaimed property in Illinois

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois treasurer's office on Wednesday announced it has returned a billion dollars of unclaimed property to rightful owners or their survivors in the...
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On the first episode of Michelle Obama's new podcast, she and Barack Obama explained why young people take politics for granted

On the first episode of Michelle Obama's new podcast, she and Barack Obama explained why young people take politics for granted

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Michelle Obama, the former first lady, has started a new podcast. The first episode debuted on July 29, and featured her husband and former US president, Barack Obama. The...
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Tom Shillue & Jimmy Failla Top 5 Favorite Comedians

5 days ago   |   FOX News

The FOX Top 5 podcast. From greatest Presidential quotes, to favorite family traditions, to guilty pleasures... Join your favorite FOX News anchors, reporters and personalities...
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Of Course Sarah Cooper Has Her Own Spin on President Trump's TikTok Thoughts

5 days ago   |   Time

President Donald Trump is considering banning TikTok or at least ordering its owner, ByteDance, to divest its ownership in the popular social media site , on the grounds that...
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Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Some people filled pool noodles with nails and placed them in the road, causing significant damage to a patrol vehicle, police said. Read more ...

The Latest: DJ takes third-round lead at PGA Championship

The Latest: DJ takes third-round lead at PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - The latest from the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park: Read more ...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened in 43 states

"If you don't know where your onions are from, don't eat, serve, or sell them or any food prepared with them," the CDC said Friday. Read more ...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to cut 15-20 pounds

LAS VEGAS - Derrick Lewis was pleased with his UFC on ESPN+ 32 performance - but he knows there's still work to do. Fan favorite Lewis defeated Aleskei Oleinik via second-round... Read more ...

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to postpone its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear: 'Don't push your slower friends down'

"Do not climb a tree. Both grizzlies and black bears can climb trees.⁣⁣ Do not push down a slower friend (even if you think the friendship has run its course)," the NPS added. Read more ...

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons is headed back to the operating room. The 76ers star will undergo surgery to remove a loose body from his left knee, according to multiple reports Saturday. He will... Read more ...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of marijuana will be freed

He's already served nine years in prison. Read more ...

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

Sporting News lists the tee times and pairings for Round 4 of the 2020 PGA Championship. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...