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Olympic events to watch this weekend

Published July 23, 2021, 7:18 p.m. by rssfeed

The torch has been lit at the Tokyo Olympics and the opening weekend will feature competition in men's gymnastics, women's soccer, swimming, tennis and more.

Morgan Wallen says he was was using racial slur 'playfully,' but knows it's wrong

Published July 23, 2021, 2:23 p.m. by rssfeed

Morgan Wallen opened up during an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America" that aired Friday about using a racial slur in an incident that threatened to derail his career.

'Woodstock 99' draws a line from the ugliness of that festival to the present

Published July 23, 2021, 1:49 p.m. by rssfeed

Before there was the Fyre festival -- with its absurdly comic snafus and dueling documentaries -- there was Woodstock 99. The HBO documentary "Woodstock 99: Peace, Love and Rage" examines …

'Ted Lasso:' A great show, or just the right show at the time we needed it?

Published July 23, 2021, 1:30 p.m. by rssfeed

Is "Ted Lasso" a great show, or was it just the show we (or at least a lot of us) needed last summer during the pandemic? That's the question as …

Kanye West's 'Donda' listening event: Everything you need to know

Published July 23, 2021, 1:19 p.m. by rssfeed

Kanye West premiered his 10th studio album, "Donda," during a listening event Thursday night at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Australia races against time to avoid an 'in danger' rating at UNESCO vote

Published July 23, 2021, 1 p.m. by rssfeed

The Australian government and a United Nations body are facing off this week over whether the Great Barrier Reef is "in danger" of losing its "outstanding universal value."

Kevin Hart posts Nick Cannon's number on billboard offering fatherhood advice

Published July 23, 2021, 12:15 p.m. by rssfeed

Comedian Kevin Hart has upped the ante in the epic prank wars between himself and Nick Cannon by broadcasting his friend's cell phone number on a billboard for anyone needing …

For 'Ted Lasso' actor Cristo Fernández, football was life until life had other plans

Published July 22, 2021, 9:09 p.m. by rssfeed

Not unlike his "Ted Lasso" character Dani Rojas, for 15-year old Cristo Fernández, football -- known stateside as soccer -- really was life.

Hiking Spain's 'Coast of Death'

Published July 22, 2021, 11:52 a.m. by rssfeed

Spain's Camino dos Faros snakes atop soaring cliffs that drop sharply to the sea, traversing a portion of Atlantic shoreline known as the Coast of Death (Costa da Morte). Despite …

Liverpool stripped of its UNESCO World Heritage listing

Published July 21, 2021, 1 p.m. by rssfeed

It's famous for its docks, the Beatles, and its two world-renowned soccer teams -- but now, Liverpool is going through a different kind of notoriety.