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#Crimingwhilewhite and #Alivewhileblack Go Viral With Stories of Racial Bias
Two hashtags with stories of alleged racial bias by police have gone viral in the wake of a decision by a Staten Island grand jury not to indict a New York City police officer in the choking death of Eric Garner. Each hashtag focuses on individual stories about how people say race has affected
Remembering Robin Williams
Your look at five key stories about the death of Robin Williams. Actor Dead at 63 of Suspected Suicide The Oscar-winning actor and comedian died Monday in California . He was 63. "At this time, the Sheriff's Office Coroner Division suspects the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia, but a
Conan O'Brien's On-Air Tribute to Robin Williams
Late-night host Conan O’Brien learned about the death of Robin Williams during the taping of his TBS show Monday. The Oscar-winning actor and comedian was 63. At the close of the episode, O’Brien discussed the death with his audience, as guest Will Arnett and sidekick Andy Richter sat nearby. “This
No Republicans Onstage for March on Washington Anniversary? It's Complicated
Andy Richter – yes, the comedian/Conan sidekick Andy Richter – started a bit of a Twitter thing with this Tweet this morning: Just heard that NONE of the major GOP figures invited to participate in today’s MOW 50th anniversary chose to attend. Wow. #MOW50 —...
ABC Digital Report: President Obama: Homeownership
for new York and this is an ABC news digital special report President Obama is delivering his fifth speech on the economy today. It is in Phoenix Arizona let's take a listen. So few weeks I've been visiting towns all across the country. Talking about what we need to do. To secure a better bargain
'Anchorman' Confirmed: Will Ferrell Announces Sequel to Cult Comedy Favorite
After years of chatter and online rumors, a sequel to the cult comedy favorite “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” has finally come together as funnyman Will Ferrell has signed on to star again as 1970s news anchorman Ron Burgundy. Ferrell showed up at Conan...
Oct. 28: International Animation Day; Frankenstein Friday; Statue of Liberty’s Birthday
International Animation Day: ASIFA (the International Animated Film Association) designated Oct. 28 as a day to celebrate the art of animation. The date was chosen to honor the debut of Emile Reynaud’s “Theater Optique,” a projection of moving images that predated the Lumiere brothers work....
Osama Bin Laden's Death Fuels Late-Night Laughs
Kimmel, Stewart, Letterman, Fallon and O'Brien Joke about bin Laden, Donald Trump
What is 'Does Watson want your job?'
Conan O'Brien said it was just "an experiment," but his sidekick-announcer Andy Richter looked perplexed as as the stage crew wheeled out a version of IBM's Watson computer to try its hand as announcer on the Conan show on Tuesday. "A robot can't replace me," Richter complained loudly but in good
Ellen DeGeneres Gives Variety Her 'Special' Comic Touch
Variety is hardly the TV powerhouse it once was, but it has a fan who can bring it back, at least for one night: Ellen DeGeneres. "I grew up watching Carol Burnett and the Smothers Brothers and Sonny and Cher and Donny and Marie. I just like that format. I like seeing different things," says