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Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor

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Two-time Olympic medalist...

Tuesday night was supposed to be all about Kyrie Irving. Then it wasn't.

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CLEVELAND — Tuesday began...

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Xi Jinping at China congress calls on party to tighten its grip on the country

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BEIJING — For three and a...

Syria war: UN says it is ready to go into Raqqa

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The United Nations is ready...

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Trump, Dem congresswoman feud over his remarks to widow of fallen soldier

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump engaged in a public feud Wednesday with a Democratic congresswoman over her claim that he told the widow of a US serviceman killed in an ambush in Niger that...

Trump opposes Senate Obamacare subsidy plan

Washington Examiner - 4 hours ago
President Trump said Wednesday he does not support a bipartisan plan to stabilize Obamacare, saying the deal would bail out insurance companies "who have made a fortune" under Obamacare....

Sessions tells lawmakers he will not discuss his conversations with Trump on Comey firing

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions rebuffed repeated requests from Democratic lawmakers to detail his conversations with President Trump on the firing of former FBI Director James B. Comey at a...

Officials: 3 dead, 2 injured in Edgewood, Maryland workplace shooting

CBS News - 20 minutes ago
Last Updated Oct 18, 2017 2:06 PM EDT. EDGEWOOD, Md. -- Three people are dead and two are injured after a workplace shooting at an industrial park northeast of Baltimore, officials say. The Harford...

Trump suggests Comey prematurely exonerated Clinton but investigators say probe was largely complete

Washington Post - 3 hours ago
President Trump suggested Wednesday that former FBI director James B. Comey had intended to spare Democrat Hillary Clinton from prosecution “long before investigation was complete” into her...

Mandalay Bay security guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres show

Washington Post - 7 hours ago
The Mandalay Bay security guard who was described as “missing” in recent news reports has turned up on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” where he taped his first public account of being wounded as...

5 Years Ago, China's Xi Jinping Was Largely Unknown. Now He's Poised To Reshape China

NPR - 3 hours ago
China's President Xi Jinping gives a speech at the opening session of the Chinese Communist Party Congress on Wednesday. Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images hide caption. toggle caption. Wang...

Federal judge in Maryland delivers second blow against Trump's new travel ban

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
Just hours before President Trump's third attempt at a travel ban targeting majority-Muslim nations was scheduled to go into effect Wednesday, federal judges in Maryland and Hawaii again shut...

Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor

Chicago Tribune - 2 hours ago
Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney says she was molested for years by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor, abuse she said started in her early teens and continued for the rest of her...

Hundreds of police to be deployed for Richard Spencer event

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The weeks leading up to the scheduled speech by Richard Spencer have been stressful for the University of Florida, school president W. Kent Fuchs said in an interview Wednesday...

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Xi Jinping at China congress calls on party to tighten its grip on the country

Washington Post - 3 hours ago
BEIJING — For three and a half hours, China's President Xi Jinping commanded the stage and the nation's television screens, as he set out a far-reaching agenda for the Communist Party,...

Syria war: UN says it is ready to go into Raqqa

BBC News - 4 hours ago
The United Nations is ready to get into the Syrian city of Raqqa after so-called Islamic State (IS) was driven out after three years. A UN official in Damascus told the BBC access to the area was the...

Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
A federal judge in Maryland early Wednesday issued a second halt on the latest version of President Trump's travel ban, asserting that the president's own comments on the campaign trail and...

Hillary Clinton calls Trump's North Korea threats 'dangerous' and 'short-sighted'

Business Insider - 3 hours ago
hillary clinton north korea Former US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during the 18th World Knowledge Forum in Seoul, South Korea, October 18, 2017. Yonhap via REUTERS. On Wednesday,...

Opposing the Nuke Deal is a Sideshow that Distracts from Iran's Expansionism in Syria and Iraq

Newsweek - 2 hours ago
The Trump administration is focusing properly on blocking the destabilizing, terrorist-abetting activities of Iran in Mesopotamia, the Levant, and elsewhere. Yet rather than addressing the worst of...

Former hostage says his American wife was rushed to hospital

ABC News - 17 hours ago
FILE - In this file image from video released by Taliban Media in December 2016, Caitlan Coleman talks in the video while her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle holds their two children. The couple and...

Spanish PM warns Catalan leader to "act sensibly"

CBS News - 5 hours ago
MADRID -- Spain's prime minister on Wednesday urged Catalonia's leaders to back down from their bid to gain independence for the region, a day before a central government deadline that could...

Russian Money Talks. America Was All Ears.

Bloomberg - 4 hours ago
The biggest Russian threat to Western institutions doesn't come from disinformation or the clever use of social networks but from a certain kind of money that, by its very nature, corrupts...

Tillerson chides China while calling for greater ties with India

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday took a swipe at China, saying it had undermined international law and norms, as he called for greater military and economic ties between the United...

Mexico and Canada to stay in NAFTA if US leaves: Mexican president

The Hill - 47 minutes ago
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said Mexico and Canada would remain in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) even if the U.S. left, just as another round of acrimonious trade talks...

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Briefly Climbs Over 23000 Points

NPR - 21 hours ago
Stock prices have continued to rise to record levels. On Tuesday, the Dow Jones industrial average was sent above the 23,000 milestone, but it didn't last long. KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: The stock...

Ford to recall about 1.3 million trucks in North America for door latch fix

Reuters - 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it would recall about 1.3 million 2015-17 Ford F-150 and 2017 Ford Super Duty trucks in North America to add water shields to side door latches...

Alphabet's Futuristic Urban Vision Includes Waymo 'Taxibots'

Forbes - 17 hours ago
A plan by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs for futuristic urban development on Toronto's Eastern Waterfront includes "taxibots" -- ideally supplied by fellow Alphabet unit Waymo. A major...

Officers fired over removal of United passenger

CNN - 18 hours ago
(CNN) Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight. Cellphone footage showed security...

Big question for US cities: Is Amazon's HQ2 worth the price?

Chicago Tribune - 3 hours ago
Amazon is promising $5 billion of investment and 50,000 jobs over the next decade and a half. Yet the winning city would have to provide Amazon with generous tax breaks and other incentives that can...

Jackpot: Skip Vegas and MGM; Take a Cruise

Barron's - 42 minutes ago
There may not be catalysts ahead for MGM Resorts, even as it expands in Macau and elsewhere, according to Stifel analysts who prefer other entertainment-related stocks. By. Dimitra DeFotis. Oct. 18,...

Anthem Partners With CVS Health To Launch New PBM

Forbes - 5 hours ago
I write about healthcare business and policy Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. Anthem said it has formed a partnership that will give the health insurer...

Dow cruises past 23000 for the first time

CNNMoney - 1 day ago
Wall Street's latest record shows how hot the stock market has become over the past year. The Dow was sitting at just 18,333 on Election Day. But since President Trump's election, the average...

Market strategist Marc Faber under fire for racist remarks

CNNMoney - 20 hours ago
Faber, who is well known for his market pessimism and often referred to as "Dr. Doom," said in the October edition of his "Gloom, Boom & Doom Report" that it's a good...

Here's How Much Amazon Prime Customers Spend Per Year

Fortune - 5 hours ago
Amazon Prime subscribers numbers are growing—and financially, that's a good thing for the e-commerce giant. The tech giant now counts 90 million U.S.-based Amazon Prime subscribers, researcher...

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What Matters in Hollywood Today

Hollywood Reporter - 4 hours ago
What's news: The inside story of Roy Price's fall from Amazon Studios, and the kind of tone he set at the division during his tenure. Plus: Industry voices speak out on Harvey Weinstein,...

McKayla Maroney accuses former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse

Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago
Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney has accused former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of molesting her for several years, starting when she was 13. Maroney, 21, made the allegation...

David Letterman explains why he gave Conan O'Brien a horse on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

USA TODAY - 7 hours ago
There's one way to get to the bottom of why David Letterman gifted Conan O'Brien a horse, and that's by getting it straight from the horse's mouth. As a guest on Stephen Colbert's...

Tragically Hip's Gord Downie Dead at 53

RollingStone.com - 5 hours ago
Gord Downie, the lead singer for the beloved Canadian alt-rock band the Tragically Hip, died Tuesday at the age of 53. The cause was terminal brain cancer. Related. The Tragically Hip: 10 Essential...

Gucci Mane's Wife Keisha Ka'oir's Wedding Is Not Her Most Over-the-Top Outfit Ever

PEOPLE.com - 3 hours ago
Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir promised a wedding filled with “diamonds and crystals” and from the first glimpse into their $1.7 million ceremony, they definitely delivered. The two tied the...

Binge Racing: 'Gilmore Girls,' 'Fuller House' Are Top Netflix Series Viewers Finish in First 24 Hours

Variety - 18 minutes ago
The internet-video streamer has studied binge-viewing behavior in past studies, a trend it happily takes credit for fueling with its strategy of releasing all episodes of a series at the same time....

Sexuality, Addiction and Heartbreak: Demi Lovato's Six Most Revealing Moments from Her Documentary

PEOPLE.com - 1 day ago
Demi Lovato has always been honest with her fans, but the singer has never been more real about the first quarter of her life — until now. The 25-year-old star's new documentary, Simply...

This Is Us Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: "Still There"

Refinery29 - 17 hours ago
Last week on This Is Us, we looked a lot into Kevin's (Justin Hartley) relationship with his father, as well as his relationship with his father's death. Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Beth...

Pregnant Kate Middleton Makes Her Second Surprise Appearance of the Week

PEOPLE.com - 4 hours ago
Kate Middleton made her second surprise visit of the week on Wednesday. The expectant royal mom — who announced on Tuesday that she is due with baby no. 3 in April — joined Prince William and...

'Jeopardy!' Champion Wins With Just $1 In Jaw-Dropping Finale

HuffPost - 24 minutes ago
Returning champion Manny Abell didn't have much of a shot to win at the end of his third “Jeopardy!” episode — but it turns out all he needed was a single dollar. The naval officer from...

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'Women of NASA' Lego set to launch for sale Nov. 1

Fox News - 1 hour ago
The Lego Ideas "Women of NASA" set includes minifigures modeled after astronomer Nancy Grace Roman, computer scientist Margaret Hamilton and astronauts Sally Ride and Mae Jemison. Credit:...

Alligators are Feasting on Sharks in America's Rivers and Estuaries, Scientists Discover

Newsweek - 1 day ago
There is always a bigger fish, the old adage goes and if there isn't, at the very least there is a bigger alligator, new research confirms. Even when it comes to sharks—an infamous predator of...

What the new gravitational waves discovery means for the future of astronomy

Washington Post - 23 hours ago
In August, for the first time ever, scientists witnessed the electromagnetic lightning and gravitational gusts from the stormy collision of two neutron stars in a distant galaxy. The cosmic cataclysm...

Insects vanishing from Earth at a catastrophic rate, threatening food security

International Business Times UK - 24 minutes ago
Bees, butterflies, moths and beetles are on the decline in Europe, putting food security at risk. By Staff Reporter. October 18, 2017 19:00 BST. Red admiral butterfly A red admiral butterfly collects...

Scientists witness cosmic crash, find origins of gold

Norman Transcript - 6 hours ago
Julie McEnery, an astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., speaks Monday at the National Press Club in Washington during an announcement about one of the most...

Uranus is going to look really, really cool Thursday night

CNET - 1 hour ago
Uranus, shown here in an image taken by Voyager 2 in 1986, will be visible this week. NASA/JPL-Caltech. Uranus has heard all your cheeky comments. But if you want to get a good look at the icy blue...

Mysterious particles spotted in Saturn's atmosphere

Nature.com - 13 hours ago
Source may be dust shed by planet's iconic rings, according to data from NASA's doomed Cassini probe. Alexandra Witze. 18 October 2017. Provo, Utah. Article tools. Rights & Permissions....

Thousands of scientists observe neutron star 'death dance'

Futurity: Research News - 1 day ago
This illustration shows the hot, dense, expanding cloud of debris stripped from the neutron stars just before they collided. (Credit: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/CI Lab). Share Article. Facebook...

Healthy coral populations produce a surprising number of offspring

Science Daily - 2 hours ago
Date: October 18, 2017; Source: Wiley; Summary: Healthy coral populations can produce up to 200 times more juvenile corals than degraded coral populations nearby, according to a new study. Share:...

Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging bees

WTOP - 1 hour ago
This 2015 photo provided by Edwige Moyroud shows a Hibiscus trionum flower. The region at the base of the petals contains a dark pigment but appears blue at certain angles due to an optical effect on...

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Trump, Dem congresswoman feud over his remarks to widow of fallen soldier

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump engaged in a public feud Wednesday with a Democratic congresswoman over her claim that he told the widow of a US serviceman killed in an ambush in Niger that...

Trump opposes Senate Obamacare subsidy plan

Washington Examiner - 4 hours ago
President Trump said Wednesday he does not support a bipartisan plan to stabilize Obamacare, saying the deal would bail out insurance companies "who have made a fortune" under Obamacare....

Sessions tells lawmakers he will not discuss his conversations with Trump on Comey firing

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions rebuffed repeated requests from Democratic lawmakers to detail his conversations with President Trump on the firing of former FBI Director James B. Comey at a...

Officials: 3 dead, 2 injured in Edgewood, Maryland workplace shooting

CBS News - 20 minutes ago
Last Updated Oct 18, 2017 2:06 PM EDT. EDGEWOOD, Md. -- Three people are dead and two are injured after a workplace shooting at an industrial park northeast of Baltimore, officials say. The Harford...

Trump suggests Comey prematurely exonerated Clinton but investigators say probe was largely complete

Washington Post - 3 hours ago
President Trump suggested Wednesday that former FBI director James B. Comey had intended to spare Democrat Hillary Clinton from prosecution “long before investigation was complete” into her...

Mandalay Bay security guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres show

Washington Post - 7 hours ago
The Mandalay Bay security guard who was described as “missing” in recent news reports has turned up on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” where he taped his first public account of being wounded as...

5 Years Ago, China's Xi Jinping Was Largely Unknown. Now He's Poised To Reshape China

NPR - 3 hours ago
China's President Xi Jinping gives a speech at the opening session of the Chinese Communist Party Congress on Wednesday. Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images hide caption. toggle caption. Wang...

Federal judge in Maryland delivers second blow against Trump's new travel ban

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
Just hours before President Trump's third attempt at a travel ban targeting majority-Muslim nations was scheduled to go into effect Wednesday, federal judges in Maryland and Hawaii again shut...

Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor

Chicago Tribune - 2 hours ago
Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney says she was molested for years by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor, abuse she said started in her early teens and continued for the rest of her...

Hundreds of police to be deployed for Richard Spencer event

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The weeks leading up to the scheduled speech by Richard Spencer have been stressful for the University of Florida, school president W. Kent Fuchs said in an interview Wednesday...

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World
Xi Jinping at China congress calls on party to tighten its grip on the country

Washington Post - 3 hours ago
BEIJING — For three and a half hours, China's President Xi Jinping commanded the stage and the nation's television screens, as he set out a far-reaching agenda for the Communist Party,...

Syria war: UN says it is ready to go into Raqqa

BBC News - 4 hours ago
The United Nations is ready to get into the Syrian city of Raqqa after so-called Islamic State (IS) was driven out after three years. A UN official in Damascus told the BBC access to the area was the...

Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
A federal judge in Maryland early Wednesday issued a second halt on the latest version of President Trump's travel ban, asserting that the president's own comments on the campaign trail and...

Hillary Clinton calls Trump's North Korea threats 'dangerous' and 'short-sighted'

Business Insider - 3 hours ago
hillary clinton north korea Former US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during the 18th World Knowledge Forum in Seoul, South Korea, October 18, 2017. Yonhap via REUTERS. On Wednesday,...

Opposing the Nuke Deal is a Sideshow that Distracts from Iran's Expansionism in Syria and Iraq

Newsweek - 2 hours ago
The Trump administration is focusing properly on blocking the destabilizing, terrorist-abetting activities of Iran in Mesopotamia, the Levant, and elsewhere. Yet rather than addressing the worst of...

Former hostage says his American wife was rushed to hospital

ABC News - 17 hours ago
FILE - In this file image from video released by Taliban Media in December 2016, Caitlan Coleman talks in the video while her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle holds their two children. The couple and...

Spanish PM warns Catalan leader to "act sensibly"

CBS News - 5 hours ago
MADRID -- Spain's prime minister on Wednesday urged Catalonia's leaders to back down from their bid to gain independence for the region, a day before a central government deadline that could...

Russian Money Talks. America Was All Ears.

Bloomberg - 4 hours ago
The biggest Russian threat to Western institutions doesn't come from disinformation or the clever use of social networks but from a certain kind of money that, by its very nature, corrupts...

Tillerson chides China while calling for greater ties with India

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday took a swipe at China, saying it had undermined international law and norms, as he called for greater military and economic ties between the United...

Mexico and Canada to stay in NAFTA if US leaves: Mexican president

The Hill - 47 minutes ago
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said Mexico and Canada would remain in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) even if the U.S. left, just as another round of acrimonious trade talks...

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Business
Dow Jones Industrial Average Briefly Climbs Over 23000 Points

NPR - 21 hours ago
Stock prices have continued to rise to record levels. On Tuesday, the Dow Jones industrial average was sent above the 23,000 milestone, but it didn't last long. KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: The stock...

Ford to recall about 1.3 million trucks in North America for door latch fix

Reuters - 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it would recall about 1.3 million 2015-17 Ford F-150 and 2017 Ford Super Duty trucks in North America to add water shields to side door latches...

Alphabet's Futuristic Urban Vision Includes Waymo 'Taxibots'

Forbes - 17 hours ago
A plan by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs for futuristic urban development on Toronto's Eastern Waterfront includes "taxibots" -- ideally supplied by fellow Alphabet unit Waymo. A major...

Officers fired over removal of United passenger

CNN - 18 hours ago
(CNN) Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight. Cellphone footage showed security...

Big question for US cities: Is Amazon's HQ2 worth the price?

Chicago Tribune - 3 hours ago
Amazon is promising $5 billion of investment and 50,000 jobs over the next decade and a half. Yet the winning city would have to provide Amazon with generous tax breaks and other incentives that can...

Jackpot: Skip Vegas and MGM; Take a Cruise

Barron's - 42 minutes ago
There may not be catalysts ahead for MGM Resorts, even as it expands in Macau and elsewhere, according to Stifel analysts who prefer other entertainment-related stocks. By. Dimitra DeFotis. Oct. 18,...

Anthem Partners With CVS Health To Launch New PBM

Forbes - 5 hours ago
I write about healthcare business and policy Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. Anthem said it has formed a partnership that will give the health insurer...

Dow cruises past 23000 for the first time

CNNMoney - 1 day ago
Wall Street's latest record shows how hot the stock market has become over the past year. The Dow was sitting at just 18,333 on Election Day. But since President Trump's election, the average...

Market strategist Marc Faber under fire for racist remarks

CNNMoney - 20 hours ago
Faber, who is well known for his market pessimism and often referred to as "Dr. Doom," said in the October edition of his "Gloom, Boom & Doom Report" that it's a good...

Here's How Much Amazon Prime Customers Spend Per Year

Fortune - 5 hours ago
Amazon Prime subscribers numbers are growing—and financially, that's a good thing for the e-commerce giant. The tech giant now counts 90 million U.S.-based Amazon Prime subscribers, researcher...

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Entertainment
What Matters in Hollywood Today

Hollywood Reporter - 4 hours ago
What's news: The inside story of Roy Price's fall from Amazon Studios, and the kind of tone he set at the division during his tenure. Plus: Industry voices speak out on Harvey Weinstein,...

McKayla Maroney accuses former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse

Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago
Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney has accused former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of molesting her for several years, starting when she was 13. Maroney, 21, made the allegation...

David Letterman explains why he gave Conan O'Brien a horse on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

USA TODAY - 7 hours ago
There's one way to get to the bottom of why David Letterman gifted Conan O'Brien a horse, and that's by getting it straight from the horse's mouth. As a guest on Stephen Colbert's...

Tragically Hip's Gord Downie Dead at 53

RollingStone.com - 5 hours ago
Gord Downie, the lead singer for the beloved Canadian alt-rock band the Tragically Hip, died Tuesday at the age of 53. The cause was terminal brain cancer. Related. The Tragically Hip: 10 Essential...

Gucci Mane's Wife Keisha Ka'oir's Wedding Is Not Her Most Over-the-Top Outfit Ever

PEOPLE.com - 3 hours ago
Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir promised a wedding filled with “diamonds and crystals” and from the first glimpse into their $1.7 million ceremony, they definitely delivered. The two tied the...

Binge Racing: 'Gilmore Girls,' 'Fuller House' Are Top Netflix Series Viewers Finish in First 24 Hours

Variety - 18 minutes ago
The internet-video streamer has studied binge-viewing behavior in past studies, a trend it happily takes credit for fueling with its strategy of releasing all episodes of a series at the same time....

Sexuality, Addiction and Heartbreak: Demi Lovato's Six Most Revealing Moments from Her Documentary

PEOPLE.com - 1 day ago
Demi Lovato has always been honest with her fans, but the singer has never been more real about the first quarter of her life — until now. The 25-year-old star's new documentary, Simply...

This Is Us Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: "Still There"

Refinery29 - 17 hours ago
Last week on This Is Us, we looked a lot into Kevin's (Justin Hartley) relationship with his father, as well as his relationship with his father's death. Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Beth...

Pregnant Kate Middleton Makes Her Second Surprise Appearance of the Week

PEOPLE.com - 4 hours ago
Kate Middleton made her second surprise visit of the week on Wednesday. The expectant royal mom — who announced on Tuesday that she is due with baby no. 3 in April — joined Prince William and...

'Jeopardy!' Champion Wins With Just $1 In Jaw-Dropping Finale

HuffPost - 24 minutes ago
Returning champion Manny Abell didn't have much of a shot to win at the end of his third “Jeopardy!” episode — but it turns out all he needed was a single dollar. The naval officer from...

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Science
'Women of NASA' Lego set to launch for sale Nov. 1

Fox News - 1 hour ago
The Lego Ideas "Women of NASA" set includes minifigures modeled after astronomer Nancy Grace Roman, computer scientist Margaret Hamilton and astronauts Sally Ride and Mae Jemison. Credit:...

Alligators are Feasting on Sharks in America's Rivers and Estuaries, Scientists Discover

Newsweek - 1 day ago
There is always a bigger fish, the old adage goes and if there isn't, at the very least there is a bigger alligator, new research confirms. Even when it comes to sharks—an infamous predator of...

What the new gravitational waves discovery means for the future of astronomy

Washington Post - 23 hours ago
In August, for the first time ever, scientists witnessed the electromagnetic lightning and gravitational gusts from the stormy collision of two neutron stars in a distant galaxy. The cosmic cataclysm...

Insects vanishing from Earth at a catastrophic rate, threatening food security

International Business Times UK - 24 minutes ago
Bees, butterflies, moths and beetles are on the decline in Europe, putting food security at risk. By Staff Reporter. October 18, 2017 19:00 BST. Red admiral butterfly A red admiral butterfly collects...

Scientists witness cosmic crash, find origins of gold

Norman Transcript - 6 hours ago
Julie McEnery, an astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., speaks Monday at the National Press Club in Washington during an announcement about one of the most...

Uranus is going to look really, really cool Thursday night

CNET - 1 hour ago
Uranus, shown here in an image taken by Voyager 2 in 1986, will be visible this week. NASA/JPL-Caltech. Uranus has heard all your cheeky comments. But if you want to get a good look at the icy blue...

Mysterious particles spotted in Saturn's atmosphere

Nature.com - 13 hours ago
Source may be dust shed by planet's iconic rings, according to data from NASA's doomed Cassini probe. Alexandra Witze. 18 October 2017. Provo, Utah. Article tools. Rights & Permissions....

Thousands of scientists observe neutron star 'death dance'

Futurity: Research News - 1 day ago
This illustration shows the hot, dense, expanding cloud of debris stripped from the neutron stars just before they collided. (Credit: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/CI Lab). Share Article. Facebook...

Healthy coral populations produce a surprising number of offspring

Science Daily - 2 hours ago
Date: October 18, 2017; Source: Wiley; Summary: Healthy coral populations can produce up to 200 times more juvenile corals than degraded coral populations nearby, according to a new study. Share:...

Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging bees

WTOP - 1 hour ago
This 2015 photo provided by Edwige Moyroud shows a Hibiscus trionum flower. The region at the base of the petals contains a dark pigment but appears blue at certain angles due to an optical effect on...

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Business

Dow Jones Industrial Average Briefly Climbs Over 23000 Points

NPR - 21 hours ago
Stock prices have continued...

Ford to recall about 1.3 million trucks in North America for door latch fix

Reuters - 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford...

Alphabet's Futuristic Urban Vision Includes Waymo 'Taxibots'

Forbes - 17 hours ago
A plan by Alphabet's...

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Entertainment

What Matters in Hollywood Today

Hollywood Reporter - 4 hours ago
What's news: The inside...

McKayla Maroney accuses former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse

Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago
Two-time Olympic medalist...

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'Women of NASA' Lego set to launch for sale Nov. 1

Fox News - 1 hour ago
The Lego Ideas "Women of...

Here's a closer look at Apple's secret self-driving car

The Verge - 3 hours ago
Going to need more than 140...

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