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How CNN's Jim Acosta became the reporter Trump loves to hate

How CNN's Jim Acosta became the reporter Trump loves to hate

Acosta's yanked credentials have created a firestorm in media circles - and pulled much of the press focus off the midterm results and the abrupt dismissal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Published: 11/08/18
Idris Elba named People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2018

Idris Elba named People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2018

Although the news cycle will be a bit preoccupied with the midterm elections this week, People magazine had another result to share: The name of the 2018 Sexiest Man Alive.On Monday night, the magazine declared Idris Elba, the beloved British actor, ...
Published: 11/06/18
NBC and Fox News yank Trump's anti-immigrant campaign ad

NBC and Fox News yank Trump's anti-immigrant campaign ad

NBCUniversal said it is pulling President Donald Trump's controversial anti-immigrant campaign advertisement, hours after the spot ran during "Sunday Night Football." Fox News also pulled the ad.
Published: 11/05/18
SNL’s Pete Davidson slammed for making fun of Dan Crenshaw, GOP candidate who lost an eye in war

SNL’s Pete Davidson slammed for making fun of Dan Crenshaw, GOP candidate who lost an eye in war

Saturday Night Live cast member Pete Davidson is being heavily criticized for a bit in which he made fun of GOP congressional candidate Dan Crenshaw for wearing an eye patch.Crenshaw, who is running for a seat representing Texas's 2nd Congressio...
Published: 11/05/18
You stole my candy! Watch how these kids reacted to Jimmy Kimmel’s latest Halloween prank

You stole my candy! Watch how these kids reacted to Jimmy Kimmel’s latest Halloween prank

It's becoming our favorite Halloween tradition — even better than carving jack o'lanterns, shopping for that perfect costume, or prowling through our kids' haul and tossing that nasty candy corn into the trash.For the last eight years, parents ...
Published: 11/02/18
Have unwanted candy? Trade it in for Reese’s cups with this machine

Have unwanted candy? Trade it in for Reese’s cups with this machine

Lollipops and Jolly Ranchers just aren’t for everybody.That’s why some trick-or-treaters in New York City could be flocking to this seemingly innocent-looking vending machine to trade in their unwanted disappointing candy or one of Americ...
Published: 10/31/18
Stunned reaction as WWE’s Roman Reigns reveals leukemia diagnosis, relinquishes title

Stunned reaction as WWE’s Roman Reigns reveals leukemia diagnosis, relinquishes title

"My real name is Joe, and I've been living with leukemia for 11 years. And unfortunately it's back."With that, WWE star and Tampa-area resident Roman Reigns opened Monday night's telecast of "Raw" to announce his diagnosis and decision to relinquish ...
Updated one month ago
Roseanne overdosed on opioids and left ‘The Conners’ behind. It’s better this way.

Roseanne overdosed on opioids and left ‘The Conners’ behind. It’s better this way.

BC's The Conners, a retitled reboot of a revival, made its return Tuesday night with the now widely known news that its main character, Roseanne Conner, had recently died in her sleep at the sitcom family's home in Lanford, Illinois, a small town tha...
Updated one month ago
Hey, NPR geeks: ‘Science Friday’ is coming to Tampa

Hey, NPR geeks: ‘Science Friday’ is coming to Tampa

Ready for some “brain fun for curious people," live on stage? Science Friday, one of NPR’s most popular radio shows and podcasts, is coming to Tampa Theatre on Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. for a live show with host Ira Flatow.Tampa’s NPR affil...
Updated one month ago
‘The Conners’ return to TV without Roseanne this week

‘The Conners’ return to TV without Roseanne this week

The Conners will be trudging along without matriarch and star Roseanne Barr.The remaining cast members of the Roseanne spinoff have been leaning on one another in the wake of ABC’s firing of Barr in May after she made a racist remark on Twitter.Nary ...
Updated one month ago