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The Trouble With Johnny Depp

By Stephen Rodrick, Polling Stone Multimillion-dollar lawsuits, a haze of booze and hash, a marriage gone very wrong and a lifestyle he can’t afford – inside the trials of Johnny Depp Johnny Depp isn’t here yet. Still, his presence is all around the 10,500-square-foot rented mansion at 16 Bishopswood Road in London’s Highgate neighborhood. He is […]

Roseanne ‘Wishes the Best’ to ABC’s Roseanne Spinoff

Working title: The Conners By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff Posted Jun 22, 2018 1:42 AM CDT (NEWSER) – Roseanne lives on, minus Roseanne: ABC says it has ordered 10 episodes of a spinoff of the top-rated sitcom, with the working title The Conners, CNN reports. It will feature the same cast as Roseanne, minus Roseanne Barr, who was fired after sending a racist tweet […]

Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

AP – AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating television networks from the Time Warner company it just bought. The WatchTV service, a cable-like package of more than 30 TV channels delivered over the internet, is an example of the “skinny bundles” coming from telecom and broadband providers as more people watch TV online. […]

World Cup: Brazil hopes to avoid group stage hiccup

USA Today – Five-time World Cup champion Brazil returns to play Friday vs. Costa Rica (8 a.m. ET), but will its star player — Neymar — be available to play? He’s been in pain all weekafter Sunday’s draw against Switzerland. Tournament darling Iceland takes on Nigeria (11 a.m. ET) with a great opportunity to make it out of the group stage in […]

First human case of virus spread by mosquitoes reported in Florida

By: Ken Suarez, FOX 13 News TAMPA (FOX 13) – It’s mosquito season and it’s almost impossible to avoid being bitten. Concerns about mosquito-borne viruses like Zika and West Nile are renewed every year, but a mosquito-borne disease thought only to be transmitted to animals seems to have jumped the barrier to humans. Scientists first discovered the Keystone virus in the […]

Teach901 looks to fill more than 100 Memphis teacher jobs

By Kontji Anthony, WMC SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) – School may be out, but districts across the city are desperately trying to fill their teacher rosters before the school year begins. So if you’re thinking about teaching for the first time or wanting to return to the classroom, Teach901 wants you. Memphis is hiring educators,” declared City […]

Bourbon, peanut butter among US goods to face brunt of EU taxation

USA Today – A wide range of American goods will be subject to taxation by the European Union beginning Friday — including quintessential United States exports like Harley-Davidson motorcycles, peanut butter and Kentucky bourbon. Sparked by President Donald Trump’s decision to slap tariffs on European steel and aluminum, an elevating trade dispute is mounting between the U.S. and its trading partners. Europeans […]

Here’s how drinking coffee could protect your heart

BY TINA HESMAN SAEY, Science News Coffee revs up cell’s energy factories and helps hearts recover from heart attacks, a study of mice suggests. In the study, researchers gave mice the equivalent of four cups of coffee a day for 10 days before inducing heart attacks in the rodents. Cells in mice that got caffeine repaired the […]