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LA City Council OKs Plans for George Lucas Museum

With the speed and force of a Jedi Starfighter, Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for "Star Wars" creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art just down the road from his... »

Behind the Keyboard: How New Emojis Are Chosen

Behind the Keyboard: How New Emojis Are Chosen

Between wizards, rock climbers, and gender non-conforming people, many of the 137 new emojis coming soon to your phone's keyboard may have come from the minds of ordinary texters, NBC News reported. »

How Four TV Shows are Adapting to Era of Donald Trump

How Four TV Shows are Adapting to Era of Donald Trump

The Donald Trump presidency has forced a reckoning for scripted TV shows that up to now have been trading on Beltway business-as-usual for their characters and stories. Here are four veteran series that, each in... »


Chance the Rapper Delivers Powerful Speech at BET Awards

Chance the Rapper brought the crowd to their feet with a powerful and passionate acceptance speech after winning the BET Humanitarian Award Sunday night. »


Remy Ma Beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B Shines

Remy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that decade, as well as five wins for Beyonce. Ma, who was released... »


J.K. Rowling Marks 20 Years Since Harry Potter Appeared

Wizarding legend Harry Potter's tale has turned 20. Author J.K. Rowling's first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, was published in Britain on June 26, 1997. »


Bear and Cub Take Dip to Cool Off

A mama bear and her cub took a dip in a cool spring in Chico, California, to get some relief from the triple digit temperatures. The owner of the property, Marc Miller, set up the camera in hopes of spotting... »


BET Awards Highlights: Remy Ma, Chance the Rapper

Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at the BET Awards as Chance is honored by Michelle Obama. »


McEnroe: Williams Would Be Ranked 'Like 700' on Men's Tour

John McEnroe says Serena Williams would be "like 700" in the world tennis rankings if she played on the men's tour. McEnroe, speaking to NPR about his memoir "You Cannot Be Serious," says Williams is the... »

Photos: Star-Studded 2017 BET Awards, Red Carpet

Hosted by "Saturday Night Live" fan-favorite Leslie Jones, the 2017 BET Awards telecast took place live at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on June 25. »

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