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Jerry Seinfeld’s New Netflix Special Puts His Comic Life Into Perspective

By David Bianculli After more than 40 years in the business, Seinfeld revisits the clubs…

Wooooo! ‘Second Nature’ Is A Winningly Unadorned Memoir Of The Wrestling Life

By Michael Schaub “Nature Boy” Ric Flair is one of the greatest pro wrestlers of…

‘Crown Heights’ Seeks To Do Justice To A Saga Of Wrongful Conviction

By Alexi Horowitz-Ghazi Colin Warner served 20 years for a murder he didn’t commit. A…

Dolores Huerta: The Civil Rights Icon Who Showed Farmworkers ‘Si Se Puede’

By Maria Godoy A key architect of the nationwide grape boycott that galvanized the farmworkers’…

Watch the first-ever U.S. youth poet laureate perform a stunning poem about social change

By Matt Petronzio This summer, 19-year-old Amanda Gorman sat down to outline her priorities. As…

A Review On “Supercapitalism” A Book By Robert Reich

UC Berkeley Public Policy professor and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich’s book, “Supercapitalism” is about…

NEWS NOW

Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna settle part of their toxic dispute

By USA TODAY The parents have agreed to ‘peacefully co-parent’ their daughter Dream, according to Chyna’s lawyer. …read more…

Iran’s Rouhani says it would be a ‘pity’ if ‘rogue newcomers’ to politics destroy nuclear pact

By The Associated Press Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tells the UN General Assembly it would be a “great pity” if the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers including the U.S. “were to be destroyed by rogue newcomers to the world of politics.” …read more…

DOJ wants the IP addresses of 1.3 million visitors to a Trump protest website

By Margaret Sullivan The Department of Justice wants to know the IP addresses of more than a million visitors to a website that organizes protests against Donald Trump — a request the website’s host has called “a clear abuse of government authority SEE ALSO: Donald Trump’s teleprompter is back from …read more…

Jerry Seinfeld’s New Netflix Special Puts His Comic Life Into Perspective

By David Bianculli After more than 40 years in the business, Seinfeld revisits the clubs where he got his start. Critic David Bianculli says Jerry Before Seinfeld will make you laugh — a lot. (Image credit: Netflix)…read more…

Aetna Exposes HIV Statuses of Thousands of Customers

By Neal Broverman A mailing error affected 12,000 of the insurance company’s patients from California to Washington, D.C. …read more…

WORLD NEWS NOW

Iran’s Rouhani says it would be a ‘pity’ if ‘rogue newcomers’ to politics destroy nuclear pact

By The Associated Press Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tells the UN General Assembly it would be a “great pity” if the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers including the U.S. “were to be destroyed by rogue newcomers…

Here’s how to help Mexico after another deadly earthquake

By Sasha Lekach A devastating 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City on Tuesday, killing at…

Activists say ethnic cleansing in Myanmar is being erased from Facebook

By Gianluca Mezzofiore Facebook has often been under fire for deleting contentious content from the…

Rohingya refugees’ access to food, water an increasing concern

By Reuters Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter…

SCIENCE & TECH

Roku might be making its own smart speaker

By Brett Williams There could be yet another smart speaker to choose from. The popular…

How the tech elite’s addiction to fancy coffee turned Blue Bottle into a tech startup

By Patrick Kulp Blue Bottle’s fancy coffee shops have long been a favorite haunt of…

Google may have accidentally leaked details about its Pixel 2

By Karissa Bell Google may have accidentally let us in on some details about the Pixel 2 a little early. Code buried within the Google app has revealed what appears to be a series of features slated for the Pixel…