FILE - This combination of file photos shows actors Patrick Stewart, left, and Samuel L. Jackson. Stewart and Jackson will be among the readers for a new audiobook about famous American legal cases. "Fight of the Century” is a collaboration between the American Civil Liberties Union and authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman. (AP Photo/File)
Associated Press
January 16, 2020 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sir Patrick Stewart, Samuel L. Jackson and Lucy Liu will be among the readers for the audio edition of a new anthology edited in part by the American Civil Liberties Union. “Fight of the Century” is a collaboration between the ACLU and authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman...
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Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 6:39 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — HBO Max will debut an anthology series called “The Uninhabitable Earth” featuring fictional stories about what could result from Earth's climate change. The series is inspired by David Wallace-Wells' best-selling book and New York magazine article of the same name. Writer...
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Lizzy Buczak
January 15, 2020 - 6:36 pm
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s father has passed away. Former professional wrestler Rocky Johnson was 75. "WWE is saddened to learn that Rocky 'Soul Man' Johnson (born Wayde Douglas Bowles), a WWE Hall of Famer and former World Tag Team Champion, has passed away at age 75," the WWE said in a statement...
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Harvey Weinstein arrives for jury selection in his trial on rape and sexual assault charges, in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 12:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his lawyers met with prosecutors behind closed doors for about an hour Wednesday as they worked to whittle down the pool of prospective jurors in his New York rape trial. The legal teams narrowed the juror pool by examining responses to a questionnaire given to...
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January 15, 2020 - 8:30 am
Build-A-Bear is one with the Force, and will soon allow you to build your very own Baby Yoda plush. "I'm excited to share we will be one of the first companies to provide the digital and internet phenomenon who is trending higher than all the presidential candidates combined,” Build-A-Bear CEO...
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January 15, 2020 - 8:09 am
The Doobie Brothers , Depeche Mode , Nine Inch Nails , The Notorious B.I.G. , T. Rex and Whitney Houston are this year’s inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a long time coming for the Doobies, who helped soundtrack the 70s with hits like “China Grove” and have been eligible...
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Ken Jennings
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AP News
January 14, 2020 - 9:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Being bold paid off for new “Jeopardy!” mega-champion Ken Jennings, while it didn't for his opponents. Jennings won his third match in the “Jeopardy!” “Greatest of all Time” contest televised on Tuesday, an event that's been a prime-time hit for ABC. He pocketed $1 million by...
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Bruce Springsteen, Son Jersey City
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop's Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 14, 2020 - 4:34 pm
Jersey City swore in 15 new firefighters on Tuesday, including Bruce Springsteen’s son.
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Impractical Jokers
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Erica Brosnan
January 14, 2020 - 3:09 pm
A long weekend is ahead of us, so that means there’s plenty of time to make this one a memorable one.
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January 14, 2020 - 11:36 am
Time to add yet another history-making accomplishment to the resume of Billie Eilish . The GRAMMY-nominated singer has been tapped to write and perform the theme song for the upcoming James Bond film, No Time to Die . This makes her the youngest artist ever to write and record a 007 theme. View...
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