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Actress-Author Patricia Bosworth Dies From Coronavirus at 86


Created: Sun, Apr 05 2020 10:29:50 AM

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Patricia Bosworth, an actress who once starred alongside Audrey Hepburn and later wrote biographies on several stars including Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, has died due to the coronavirus.

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Netflix’s Jeff Lowe Announces Another ‘Tiger King’ Episode to Release Next Week


Created: Sun, Apr 05 2020 12:21:16 AM

Author: Alyssa Morin

"Tiger King" star Jeff Lowe recently announced the streaming service will release another episode.

Read more: Netflix’s Jeff Lowe Announces Another ‘Tiger King’ Episode to Release Next Week


Queen Elizabeth to Give Rare Televised Speech About the Coronavirus


Created: Sat, Apr 04 2020 05:35:13 PM

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Queen Elizabeth II will give a rare televised address on Sunday night to address the coronavirus pandemic, Buckingham Palace said in a statement.

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Bake This Disney California Adventure Treat at Home


Created: Sat, Apr 04 2020 04:35:23 PM

Author: Alysia Gray Painter

Are you a fan of Jack-Jack's Num Num Cookies? Pixar shared the recipe for the gooey goodies.

Read more: Bake This Disney California Adventure Treat at Home


‘The Flash’ Actor Logan Williams Dead at 16


Created: Sat, Apr 04 2020 01:52:38 PM

Author: Samantha Kubota and Diana Dasrath

Logan Williams, a young actor best known for his role on CW’s “The Flash,” died at the age of 16, a spokesperson for his family said.

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Selena Gomez Shares Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 08:52:52 PM

Author: Samantha Schnurr

The 27-year-old performer has been candid about her struggles with anxiety and depression, but for the first time on Friday, the star also publicly shared that she is bipolar. While joining fellow former Disney star, Miley Cyrus, on Instagram Live for her “Bright Minded: Live” series, the songstress opened up about her experience at McLean Hospital, a psychiatric hospital in...

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Marvel Remakes Release Calendar; ‘Mulan’ Moves to Late July


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 07:25:03 PM

Author: Jake Coyle

The Walt Disney Co. has overhauled its release schedule, moving the dates of half a dozen Marvel movies

Read more: Marvel Remakes Release Calendar; ‘Mulan’ Moves to Late July


Teresa Giudice’s Dad Giacinto Gorga Dies at 76


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 07:09:17 PM

Author: Samantha Schnurr

Teresa Giudice is mourning the loss of her protector and hero. On Friday, the “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star announced her father, Giacinto Gorga, had peacefully died earlier that morning. He was 76 years old. “My father, my protector, my hero, God took you early this morning to be with mommy, I saw you peacefully pass & I know...

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Adam Sandler’s New Quarantine Song Is a Fun Tribute to Doctors and Nurses


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 04:39:06 PM

Author: Drew Weisholtz

Adam Sandler, known for his classic songs about Hanukkah and the late Chris Farley, was at it again when he appeared on Thursday’s at-home edition of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and debuted a new quarantine-inspired song that may put a smile on your face.

Read more: Adam Sandler’s New Quarantine Song Is a Fun Tribute to Doctors and Nurses


‘Lean on Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ Singer Bill Withers Dies at 81


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 02:20:31 PM

Author: Mark Kennedy

Singer Bill Withers has died

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Jennifer Aniston and Jimmy Kimmel Give Sweet Surprise to Nurse Who Tested Positive for Coronavirus


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 01:19:17 PM

Author: Elyse Dupre

Jennifer Aniston and Jimmy Kimmel gave a nurse from St. George, Utah a sweet surprise on Thursday's at-home edition of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!."

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Reese Witherspoon’s Label Draper James Is Giving Free Dresses to Teachers


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 05:03:45 AM

Author: Alyssa Newcomb | TODAY

Reese Witherspoon wants teachers around the country to know how much she appreciates them.

Read more: Reese Witherspoon’s Label Draper James Is Giving Free Dresses to Teachers


Kim Kardashian, Matthew McConaughey and More Celebs Crash Students’ Online Classes


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 04:44:00 AM

Author: Mike Vulpo

Stay in school kids because you never know who may show up for class.

Read more: Kim Kardashian, Matthew McConaughey and More Celebs Crash Students’ Online Classes


The Easter Bunny’s New Power: Essential Work During Coronavirus Lockdown


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 02:22:32 AM

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The Easter Bunny is essential.

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Dr. Fauci’s Face Will Soon Be on a Bobblehead


Created: Fri, Apr 03 2020 12:18:29 AM

Author: Carrie Antlfinger

The United States' top infectious disease specialist is getting his own bobblehead

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Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Released Early From Jail Amid Coronavirus Health Concerns


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 09:41:21 PM

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Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was released into house arrest on Thursday, over fears that his chronic asthma make him vulnerable to coronavirus, the musician's lawyer said.

Read more: Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Released Early From Jail Amid Coronavirus Health Concerns


How to Plan an Easter to Remember in the Middle of the Coronavirus Pandemic


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 07:45:34 PM

Author: Allison Slater Tate

Here are some ideas from fellow parents for a coronavirus-safe Easter:

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Taylor Swift Donation Will Help Nashville Record Store


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 07:28:29 PM

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Pop superstar Taylor Swift is helping out a Nashville record store closed by the COVID-19 pandemic

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All Your Google ‘DIY How To’ Questions Answered, From Masks to Toilet Paper


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 07:06:01 PM

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You’re stuck at home and you’ve run out of toilet paper. At the local supermarket, the shelves are bare. The pharmacy has been out of hand sanitizer for weeks. The corner store stocked masks for a minute, but now they’re gone. Or perhaps you want to help by making masks for essential workers. Whatever it is, you’ve been turning to...

Read more: All Your Google ‘DIY How To’ Questions Answered, From Masks to Toilet Paper


Matthew Broderick’s Sister Said She Received Preferential Treatment While Battling Coronavirus


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 05:53:33 PM

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The sister of actor Matthew Broderick said she received preferential treatment at a California hospital while battling the coronavirus, according to NBC News.

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’Top Gun Maverick’ Postponed to December Due to Coronavirus


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 05:29:48 PM

Author: Jake Coyle

Hollywood's summer movie season is all but finished

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YouTube Thrives as a Window for Those Isolated by Coronavirus


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 02:51:24 PM

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Tyler Hoover's attempts at reviving neglected chariots on the cheap are riveting for his nearly 1 million YouTube subscribers. So when self-isolation started for much of the country in mid-March, his "Hoovies Garage" channel, like those of many video creators, saw an increase in viewership.

Read more: YouTube Thrives as a Window for Those Isolated by Coronavirus


DiCaprio, Others Launch $12M Coronavirus Relief Food Fund


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 12:20:44 PM

Author: Jonathan Landrum Jr.

Leonardo DiCaprio will help launch the America’s Food Fund, which has raised $12 million for communities impacted by the coronavirus

Read more: DiCaprio, Others Launch $12M Coronavirus Relief Food Fund


Biden Talks Campaigning From Home, Virus Pandemic and Lady Gaga on ‘Tonight’


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 06:02:02 AM

Author: Sophie Reardon

Former vice president and 2020 presidential hopeful Joe Biden praised the American people for their resiliency in the face of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic during his appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."

Read more: Biden Talks Campaigning From Home, Virus Pandemic and Lady Gaga on ‘Tonight’


‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Star Rachel Bloom Has First Baby


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 04:14:44 AM

Author: Associated Press

"Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" star Rachel Bloom has had her first child in what she says was a harrowing experience amid the coronavirus outbreak that has struck a close friend.

Read more: ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Star Rachel Bloom Has First Baby


Son: Jazz Great Ellis Marsalis Jr. Dead, 85; COVID Involved


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 01:57:02 AM

Author: Janet Mcconnaughey and Rebecca Santana

A son of New Orleans jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis Jr. says the patriarch of the New Orleans clan that includes famed musician sons Wynton and Branford has died of pneumonia brought on by COVID-19

Read more: Son: Jazz Great Ellis Marsalis Jr. Dead, 85; COVID Involved


Joe Exotic’s Husband Says He’s in COVID-19 Isolation


Created: Thu, Apr 02 2020 12:35:18 AM

Author: Pamela Avila

While many of us have binge watched "Tiger King" and are left wanting more and more from this rollercoaster of a documentary, Joe Exotic's husband Dillon Passage is here to deliver.

Read more: Joe Exotic’s Husband Says He’s in COVID-19 Isolation


Fountains of Wayne’s Adam Schlesinger Dead at 52 From Coronavirus


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 11:20:37 PM

Author: Mike Vulpo

Fountains of Wayne member Adam Schlesinger passed away Wednesday morning as a result of Coronavirus complications, his attorney confirmed to Rolling Stone. He was 52.

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Drake, The Weeknd, J. Cole Call 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Before His Death


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 08:18:26 PM

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Drake, The Weeknd and J. Cole fulfilled an 11-year-old cancer patient's dream when they FaceTimed with him during the "last difficult days of his life," according to his mother, reports NBC News.

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Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million to Coronavirus Research


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 07:14:01 PM

Author: The Associated Press

Country icon Dolly Parton is making a big donation to help fund coronavirus research, as well as taking time to read children's books online for kids everywhere

Read more: Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million to Coronavirus Research


Robin Williams’ Estate Launches YouTube Channel


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 06:23:47 PM

Author: Mike Vulpo

Earlier today, the estate of the late comedian Robin Williams launched an official YouTube channel, featuring classic clips from some of his most memorable stand-up shows.

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‘Wicked’ Movie Release Delayed, ‘Minions’ Pushed to 2021


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 06:04:33 PM

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Universal Pictures is shuffling a handful of release dates for its films due to the coronavirus pandemic including pulling “Wicked” from the calendar

Read more: ‘Wicked’ Movie Release Delayed, ‘Minions’ Pushed to 2021


Lauren London Posts Tribute on Anniversary of Nipsey Hussle’s Death


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 05:40:23 PM

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Lauren London, the longtime girlfriend of Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle, posted a tribute marking the anniversary of his death, writing that "the pain is as heavy as it was a year ago," according to NBC News.

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Oprah on Rap Song ‘Oprah’s Bank Account’: LOVEEEEEEEE IT!


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 05:33:19 PM

Author: Mesfin Fekadu

Lil Yachty, DaBaby and Drake's new rap song “Oprah's Bank Account" is one of Oprah's favorite things

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Carole King Reworks ‘So Far Away’ Lyrics in Wake of Coronavirus


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 04:45:42 PM

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Carole King posted a video on her Facebook page wish her fans well who are staying indoors during the coronavirus lockdown.

Read more: Carole King Reworks ‘So Far Away’ Lyrics in Wake of Coronavirus


Rowling Starts Harry Potter at Home for Housebound Families


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 04:33:25 PM

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Watch Healthcare Workers Applaud Cleaning Staff for Their Hard Work in Heartwarming Video


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 03:57:25 PM

Author: Emily Belfiore

Earlier this week, a heartwarming video of the staff at the Sant Joan de Du Hospital of Barcelona receiving a round of applause from their colleagues went viral and it's reminding everyone just how important their role is amidst the coronavirus outbreak.

Read more: Watch Healthcare Workers Applaud Cleaning Staff for Their Hard Work in Heartwarming Video


Lizzo Treats Detroit Hospital Staff to Lunch Amid Pandemic


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 02:07:50 PM

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Music artist Lizzo brought lunch to staff at a Michigan hospital, expressing gratitude for their services during coronavirus pandemic, according to hospital officials.

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‘Star Wars’ Actor Andrew Jack Dies of Coronavirus at 76


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 04:49:19 AM

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An agent says Star Wars actor Andrew Jack has died at 76 in Britain as a result of the new coronavirus.

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Lauren London Honors Nipsey Hussle on One-Year Anniversary of His Murder


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 03:35:35 AM

Author: Pamela Avila

A year after Nipsey Hussle's tragic death, Lauren London continues to mourn and honor the rapper's memory.

Read more: Lauren London Honors Nipsey Hussle on One-Year Anniversary of His Murder


This Math Teacher Saved the Day After Helping a Student Through Her Window


Created: Wed, Apr 01 2020 12:29:56 AM

Author: Alyssa Morin

A father in South Dakota shared a heartwarming photo of his 6th-grade daughter getting help from her math teacher, Chris Waba. In the snapshot, the middle schooler could be seen holding up a possible notebook, while Waba drew math equations on a whiteboard outside.

Read more: This Math Teacher Saved the Day After Helping a Student Through Her Window


Larry David Coronavirus PSA: Stay Home, Watch TV and Stop ‘Hurting Old People Like Me’


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 11:50:03 PM

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"Curb Your Enthusiasm" star Larry David appeared in a public service announcement Tuesday that urged California residents to take advantage of the opportunity to stay home and binge television amid the coronavirus pandemic, NBC News reports.

Read more: Larry David Coronavirus PSA: Stay Home, Watch TV and Stop ‘Hurting Old People Like Me’


This Maryland Dog Named Soda Practices Social Distancing While Delivering Wine


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 11:06:33 PM

Author: Jessica Finn

As millions of Americans practice social distancing amid the Coronavirus, one winery decided to get creative when it came to delivering drinks to customers.

Read more: This Maryland Dog Named Soda Practices Social Distancing While Delivering Wine


92-Year-Old Man Sweetly Colors His Wife’s Hair Amid Social Distancing


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 09:03:01 PM

Author: Elyse Dupre

Yael Shapira Avraham posted a photo to Facebook on Monday that showed a 92-year-old man coloring his wife's hair. The styling session appeared to take place in the couple's kitchen while they were social distancing amid the global coronavirus pandemic.

Read more: 92-Year-Old Man Sweetly Colors His Wife’s Hair Amid Social Distancing


Meloni Returning to ‘Law & Order’ Fold With New Series as Elliot Stabler: Report


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 08:22:14 PM

Author: Chris Harnick

Christopher Meloni is picking up his" Law & Order" badge and gun once again.

Read more: Meloni Returning to ‘Law & Order’ Fold With New Series as Elliot Stabler: Report


‘It Is Brutal’: Hollywood’s Rank-and-file on the Pandemic


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 06:49:07 PM

Author: Mike Cidoni Lennox

The red carpets are rolled up in storage, the A-listers holed up in mansions, multiplex doors are closed

Read more: ‘It Is Brutal’: Hollywood’s Rank-and-file on the Pandemic


The Rise of Comfort TV: Hulu Reveals What Shows Viewers Are Turning To


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 04:54:04 PM

Author: Chris Harnick

The hottest shows on TV right now? The ones that comfort you. According to Hulu, viewers have sought out comforting TV and comedies over the past two weeks. Hulu has seen increased viewing overall, as well as increased time spent by subscribers on the platform. Comedies such as “Bob’s Burgers,” “How I Met Your Mother” and “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” have seen...

Read more: The Rise of Comfort TV: Hulu Reveals What Shows Viewers Are Turning To


Shaquille O’Neal Addresses Controversial ‘Tiger King’ Appearance


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 04:30:02 PM

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Former NBA player Shaquille O'Neal has addressed his controversial cameo in Netflix's "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness," a true crime docuseries about Oklahoma zookeeper Joseph Maldonado-Passage, stating that he is "not friends" with Maldonado-Passage and had "no idea any of that stuff was going on," according to NBC News.

Read more: Shaquille O’Neal Addresses Controversial ‘Tiger King’ Appearance


CNN Anchor Chris Cuomo Tests Positive for Coronavirus


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 04:17:26 PM

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CNN prime-time host Chris Cuomo announced Tuesday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus but promised to continue doing his show from the basement of his home.

Read more: CNN Anchor Chris Cuomo Tests Positive for Coronavirus


New Online Store Offers Help to Shuttered Indie Booksellers


Created: Tue, Mar 31 2020 01:21:30 PM

Author: Hillel Italie

With independent bookstores shut down nationwide, a new online seller is offering help

Read more: New Online Store Offers Help to Shuttered Indie Booksellers

 
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