Singer and actress Keke Palmer, who recently appeared on Broadway in the title role of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, has joined the cast of the FOX-TV broadcast of Grease: Live!
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Jon Stewart may be be leaving "The Daily Show" this summer, but he's not going out quietly.
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Kanupriya Kapoor
BANGKOK, May 29 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian nations agreed on Friday to intensify search and rescue efforts to help vulnerable "boat people" stranded in the region's seas, as Myanmar said its navy had seized a vessel off its coast with more than 700 migrants aboard.
Danny Tanner is coming back!
John Stamos took to Twitter Thursday to announce some big news: Bob Saget is officially joining the "Full House" reboot, "Fuller House," set to hit Netflix in 2016.
When 22-year-old supermodel Karlie Kloss isn't strutting her stuff on the runway, she can be found lounging the day away in one of her favorite spots -- her bed.
"[Sleep is] my favorite indulgence," Kloss recently told The Washington Post.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia that killed at least four people.
The claim for Friday's bombing, which was posted on a Facebook page used by the extremist group, said a "soldier of the caliphate" identified as Abu Jandal al-Jazrawi, blew himself up among "an evil gathering of those filth in front of one of their shrines in Dammam." It called on Sunnis to "purify the land of the two shrines from the atheist rafida," a derogatory term for Shiites.
DL Hughley is a successful comedian whose role as one of the Kings of Comedy influenced a generation. But back before the father of three ever got involved in making people laugh, he was something else: flat broke with several mouths to feed.
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In November 2012, Cleveland patrolman Michael Brelo joined more than 100 fellow officers in an armada of 62 police cruisers to pursue a 1979 light blue Chevy Malibu. After a 22-mile chase that reached upwards of 100 miles per hour, the vehicle came to a halt in East Cleveland.
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.
You tap the period key to end a sentence, add a space, and then ... another space? A capital letter? Which is correct? Should we care?
Prevent exercise-triggered skin problems before they start.
By Emma Haak
Before the Gym
Step 1: Throw this in your bag.
When you're going on a bagel run, eating a healthy breakfast isn't usually the priority. After all, it's a bagel, not an egg-white omelette, and bagels go well with nearly everything -- like coffee, cream cheese, or Nutella.
Despite their prevalence in the summer months, cucumbers are rarely the star of a dish -- until now. This ridiculously simple recipe from Grocery Girl Megan Roosevelt puts the cucumber front and center in a completely fresh (and delicious) way.
The following artists constitute a very different breed of American heroes than those we're used to hearing about. They fought for feminism decades before the term was coined, proving that it's not just plausible, but necessary, that America's artistic narrative includes the female voice.
Ocean conservationist and photographer Juan Oliphant was diving in water off Oahu's North Shore when he and his group stumbled on a startling discovery.
Twenty-five feet from the shore, they found a dead, young green sea turtle.
* Blatter calls for unity as Congress opens
* Unlikely to be unseated by sole challenger
* Award of World Cups to Russia and Qatar a problem
ZURICH - World soccer boss Sepp Blatter was expected to be re-elected on Friday, defying growing calls for him to step down in the face of corruption scandals engulfing the sport's governing body.
This Is Pagan Island
Pagan island is a biologically diverse, 10-mile-long island anchored by two volcanoes in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, an independent government associated with the United States.
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Evangelicals have gone through a good deal of handwringing over a younger generation that is less predictably faithful than their parents. Now, evangelical leaders in Washington are having trouble sending the kind of unified message that will entice them to follow.
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough says we need to accept that Donald Trump could be a serious contender in the 2016 presidential election.
As the state legislative session comes to a close in Texas, Democrats have impressively managed to beat back the bulk of over 20 anti-gay bills conservative Republicans had created in committees, in an effort to blunt a Supreme Court ruling this month that could bring marriage equality to the entire country, including Texas.
By Jessica Migala
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Deep inside a four-story marble building in St. Petersburg, hundreds of workers tap away at computers on the front lines of an information war, say those who have been inside.
By Michael Shields
VIENNA, May 29 (Reuters) - The U.N. nuclear watchdog said on Friday it had made incremental progress but no breakthrough in its inquiry into whether Iran may have researched an atom bomb, a sobering message that may dim chances for a deal between Tehran and big powers next month.
In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments.
The fastest way to get people to eat their vegetables is to fry them. Or, as Amanda Cohen of the famed New York City vegetarian restaurant Dirt Candy says, deep-FAT fry them.
Hawaii isn't just a nice state for a vacation. It may also be the healthiest state in which to live, at least according to one metric: Only 19 percent of Hawaiian residents suffer from obesity.