• Meek Mill released from prison

    Apr 25, 2018, 8:15 a.m.

    After spending nearly five months incarcerated after a controversial sentence for violating probation, the Philadelphia rapper was out and en route to a basketball game on Tuesday evening. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered an immediate release for Mill earlier in the day, directing the judge to release him on "unsecured bail."
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  • World's longest nonstop flight: Airbus A350-900ULR set to enter service

    Apr 25, 2018, 8:11 a.m.

    Singapore to New York, nonstop. Almost 20 hours in the air. By the end of this year, passengers on Singapore Airline's newest plane, the Airbus A350-900ULR -- for Ultra Long-Range -- will travel on a record-breaking, globe-spanning flight that will reconnect the two major metropolises.
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  • Kate and William can afford 3 kids. Many Brits cannot

    Apr 23, 2018, 2:29 p.m.

    For the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, having three kids won't break the bank. For many other Millennial Brits, a family of that size just isn't an option.
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  • Houston Ballet to Give a Performance in the Woodlands, TX

    Apr 23, 2018, 2:01 p.m.

    Houston Ballet will hit the road, traveling just north of their home venue to perform an exciting mixed repertory program at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, TX on Friday, May 4, 2018. The evening will include four enthrallingly diverse ballets that will highlight the company’s extraordinary range, artistic depth, and technical excellence. Lawn and mezzanine seating are free for the performance and reserved orchestra seats are available for $20. The event is generously sponsored by The Humphreys Foundation.
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  • Beyoncé awards $25K Homecoming Scholars Award to TSU

    Apr 23, 2018, 1:35 p.m.

    Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, has announced a partnership with Google.org, the charitable arm of tech giant Google, to award four new scholarships to Historic Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) as part of her Homecoming Scholars Award Program.
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  • Beyoncé Partners with Google.org for Homecoming Scholars Award Program

    Apr 23, 2018, 1:02 p.m.

    Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, announces a partnership with Google.org, the charitable arm of tech giant Google, to award four new scholarships as part of her Homecoming Scholars Award Program. The iconic performer also issues a challenge to other businesses to join Google.org in investing in excellence through education.
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  • Verne Troyer, 'Mini-Me' in Austin Powers films, dies at 49

    Apr 23, 2018, 12:47 p.m.

    Verne Troyer, who played Mini-Me in two of the Austin Powers comedy films, has died at the age of 49, according to statements posted to his social media accounts Saturday.
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  • Netflix CEO paid $24 million last year -- and salaries are going up this year

    Apr 23, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

    Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' pay keeps climbing. Hastings, Netflix's co-founder, took home a total of $24.4 million last year, according to a company filing Monday. His pay rose 5% in 2017 from the year before.
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