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3 people were shot at a Pennsylvania baby shower after an argument over gifts, police say

3 people were shot at a Pennsylvania baby shower after an argument over gifts, police say

Three people were shot and wounded at a baby shower in Pennsylvania Saturday evening after an argument over gifts, Lower Burrell Police Chief John Marhefka said in a press briefing. Police officers were dispatched to the Kinloch Volunteer Fire Department in Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania, shortly after 6 p.m. for a shooting inside the fire hall.…MORE

2 people were killed in a shooting at North Carolina Central University, police say

2 people were killed in a shooting at North Carolina Central University, police say

Two people were fatally shot at a parking deck at North Carolina Central University in Durham on Saturday night, prompting a lockdown of the nearby college football game, authorities said. Two men were shot and taken to the hospital where they were both pronounced dead, the Durham Police Department said on Twitter. The victims, who…MORE

How to watch the 2021 Emmy Awards
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How to watch the 2021 Emmy Awards

The Emmy Awards are Sunday night, celebrating the best TV of the year. Here’s everything you need to know. The host Cedric the Entertainer is set to host the 73rd annual event and promises to bring some humor as the show celebrates how TV has helped get us through the pandemic, minus any zingers. “It’s…MORE

First edition copy of ‘Frankenstein’ sells for over $1 million at auction

First edition copy of ‘Frankenstein’ sells for over $1 million at auction

A first edition copy of the classic novel “Frankenstein” sold for $1.17 million at a recent auction in New York. Christie’s, which hosted the auction, estimated the book would go for $200,000 to $300,000. But by selling for nearly four to six times as much, the book set a record for the highest price paid…MORE

Searches continue for Gabby Petito and her fiancé, who disappeared after returning home from a road trip without her
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Searches continue for Gabby Petito and her fiancé, who disappeared after returning home from a road trip without her

As local and federal agencies search for Gabby Petito in a Rocky Mountain national park, law enforcement are also working to locate her fiancé Brian Laundrie, who his family says has not been seen since Tuesday. The latest efforts to find Laundrie have shifted to a Florida nature reserve, where dozens of officers and FBI…MORE

The Black Film Archive wants to show the world just how limitless Black cinema really is

The Black Film Archive wants to show the world just how limitless Black cinema really is

Though they go by different names, almost every major streaming service has some type of “Black film” collection, often promoted during the month of February or, during 2020’s Black Lives Matter protests, in the summer. These collections mainly act as an exhibit for the Black movie titles the streamer already has, and as a result,…MORE

Why Anderson Cooper is finally embracing his roots

Why Anderson Cooper is finally embracing his roots

Anderson Cooper says that as a kid, in particular, he avoided mentioning his kinship to the Vanderbilts, one of America’s richest families during the Gilded Age. Today, that association still makes him “cringe,” he says, but “after my mom’s death and when my son Wyatt was born, I began to wonder what I would actually…MORE

College professor recognizes 17th century masterpiece hanging in a nearby church

College professor recognizes 17th century masterpiece hanging in a nearby church

A simple act led to an art history professor discovering a 17th century masterpiece that was thought to have been missing. Church of the Holy Family is located just a few blocks from the campus of Iona College, and Tom Ruggio told CNN he would sometimes visit during the church’s “off hours” for the quiet…MORE

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