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Episode of UK sitcom Fawlty Towers pulled over racist slurs

Episode of UK sitcom Fawlty Towers pulled over racist slurs

LONDON — One of the most memorable episodes of one of the most popular British sitcoms of all-time has been withdrawn from a U.K. streaming service because of numerous racial slurs.
Researchers ask if survivor plasma could prevent coronavirus

Researchers ask if survivor plasma could prevent coronavirus

Survivors of COVID-19 are donating their blood plasma in droves in hopes it helps other patients recover from the coronavirus.
Bestsellers-Books-USAToday

Bestsellers-Books-USAToday

1. “White Fragility” by Robin DiAngelo (Beacon Press) 2. “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic) 3. “How to Be an Antiracist” by Ibram X. Kendi (One World) 4.
Mexican directors, actress create fund for cinema workers

Mexican directors, actress create fund for cinema workers

MEXICO CITY — Oscar-winning Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu joined actress Salma Hayek to set up a fund to help support movie industry workers out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Researchers ask if survivor plasma could prevent coronavirus

Researchers ask if survivor plasma could prevent coronavirus

Survivors of COVID-19 are donating their blood plasma in droves in hopes it helps other patients recover from the coronavirus.
Bell Media pulls Jessica Mulroney series after dispute with influencer

Bell Media pulls Jessica Mulroney series after dispute with influencer

TORONTO — Bell Media pulled Jessica Mulroney's reality series "I Do, Redo" off the air Thursday after the celebrity stylist was accused by Sasha Exeter of threatening the Toronto lifestyle influencer's career and trying to "silence a Black woman" dur
Some stores end practice of locking up black beauty products

Some stores end practice of locking up black beauty products

NEW YORK — Drugstore chains Walgreens and CVS Health say they will stop locking up beauty and hair care products aimed at black women and other women of colour , joining Walmart in ending a practice at some stores that has drawn the ire of customers.
Review: 'Artemis Fowl' wasn't worth the wait after all

Review: 'Artemis Fowl' wasn't worth the wait after all

No movie that features Judi Dench as a fairy who says “Get the four-leaf clover out of here” can be all bad, but the big-budget adaptation of Eoin Colfer’s “Artemis Fowl” tests that truism.
Kelly Clarkson seeks divorce from husband of nearly 7 years

Kelly Clarkson seeks divorce from husband of nearly 7 years

LOS ANGELES — Kelly Clarkson has filed for divorce from her husband of nearly seven years, Brandon Blackstock.
Coronavirus survivor in US receives double lung transplant

Coronavirus survivor in US receives double lung transplant

Surgeons in Chicago have given a new set of lungs to a young woman with severe lung damage from the coronavirus. Northwestern Medicine on Thursday announced the procedure, which took place last Friday.
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