“The Someone New"
HarperCollins Children’s Books via AP
January 16, 2019 - 5:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The creative team that brought you the best-selling parody of the Pence family rabbit has a new book coming. Writer Jill Twiss and illustrator EG Keller are collaborating on "The Someone New," HarperCollins Children's Books announced Wednesday. Scheduled for June 4, the book is a...
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Egg dethrones Kylie Jenner
January 14, 2019 - 2:02 pm
By Lisa Respers France (CNN) — An egg just got over easy on Instagram. A photo of an ordinary, brown egg has broken Kylie Jenner's record for most-liked photo. The picture was posted Jan. 4 with the caption: "Let's set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. Beating the...
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Anthony Scaramucci
Oliver Contreras
January 14, 2019 - 9:01 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Olympic champion swimmer Ryan Lochte is among the cast announced for the second season of "Big Brother: Celebrity Edition." Other house members announced Sunday by CBS include former NFL star Ricky Williams, Olympian Lolo Jones and former WWE wrestler Natalie Eva Marie. Lochte...
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This Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, photo shows "Millie on the South Lawn" by Christine Merrill, alongside a letter from former first lady Barbara Bush on display at the American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog in New York.
Mary Altaffer/AP
January 11, 2019 - 2:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's a museum that invites visitors to come! Sit! And stay. The American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog opens Feb. 8 in midtown Manhattan, returning to New York after three decades on the outskirts of St. Louis. The collection boasts portraits of royal and presidential pets,...
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Rachel Kurland
January 10, 2019 - 12:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you've never heard the "Baby Shark" song, I apologize in advance. For those who have heard it, you understand the repetitive mania of the viral children's singalong, and for that I apologize once more, because now it is stuck in your head. Video of Baby Shark Dance...
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This Nov. 1, 2017 file photo shows prints of some of the Facebook ads linked to a Russian effort to disrupt the American political process and stir up tensions around divisive social issues, released by members of the U.S. House Intelligence committee.
Jon Elswick/AP, File
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sharing false information on Facebook is old. People over 65 and ultra conservatives shared about seven times more fake information masquerading as news on the social media site than younger adults, moderates and super liberals during the 2016 election season, a new study finds...
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A "fatberg," a mass of hardened fat, oil and baby wipes, measuring some 64 meters (210 feet) long, is shown in the town of Sidmouth, England.
South West Water via AP
January 09, 2019 - 10:13 am
LONDON (AP) — A British official says a giant "fatberg" has been found blocking a sewer in southwestern England: a mass of hardened fat, oil and baby wipes measuring 64 meters (210 feet) long. Andrew Roantree of South West Water says it will "take our sewer team around eight weeks to dissect this...
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Justin Udo
January 07, 2019 - 2:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania SPCA is asking for the public's help after a pot-bellied pig was found bound and beheaded in Northeast Philadelphia. After receiving a tip from the Philadelphia Police Department, the PSPCA's Humane Law Enforcement team found the body of the pig...
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A woman is recording her commuter train delays by knitting them on a scarf
Sara Weber/Twitter via CNN
January 07, 2019 - 1:07 pm
By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN (CNN) -- If you commute to work and your train is often delayed, you might feel a sense of amusement looking at this "rail delay scarf." Knitted by a German woman after an often-delayed 40-minute commute to work in Munich, the scarf features a color for various lengths...
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A man attacked a McDonald's employee over a straw
Courtesy of Brenda Biandudi
January 03, 2019 - 10:24 am
By Christina Zdanowicz, CNN (CNN) -- A new plastic straw law had unexpected consequences when a man lashed out at a worker at a fast food chain. The Florida man had just received his order at a McDonald's in St. Petersburg on Monday evening. He became upset when there weren't any plastic straws out...
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