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First full-length ‘Toy Story 4’ trailer brings back the old gang and some new friends

First full-length ‘Toy Story 4’ trailer brings back the old gang and some new friends

Pixar/Disney(NEW YORK) — The first full-length trailer for Disney-Pixar’s Toy Story 4, released on Tuesday, reunites Woody and his old flame Bo Peep, and introduces a new friend, named Forky. Set to the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows,” the clip introduces Forky, voiced by Tony Hale.  Forky is a spork that the toys’ new owner — Bonnie,…

Wendy Williams reveals she’s been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams reveals she’s been living in a sober house

Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Wendy Williams made a stunning and emotional admission on her show on Tuesday morning: The talk show host revealed she’s been staying at a sober house. “I have been living in a sober house…You know I’ve had a struggle with cocaine in the past,” she told her audience,…

Into the Spider-diverse: Oscar-winning ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ available for purchase today

Into the Spider-diverse: Oscar-winning ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ available for purchase today

Credit: Sony Pictures Animation. © 2018 CTMG, Inc.(LOS ANGELES) — Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s Oscar-winning animated film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is finally out on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD. Featuring a very diverse cast, Spider-Verse stars the voices of Nicolas Cage, Mahershala Ali, Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Hailee Steinfeld, and Zoe…

Music News

“Sweet Caroline,” Cyndi Lauper’s ‘She’s So Unusual’ among National Recording Registry additions

“Sweet Caroline,” Cyndi Lauper’s ‘She’s So Unusual’ among National Recording Registry additions

Paul Natkin/Getty ImagesClassic recordings by Cyndi Lauper, Neil Diamond, Jay-Z, Earth, Wind & Fire, rock pioneer Richie Valens and country music legend Lefty Frizzell are among this year’s 25 additions to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry, the collection of recorded works noted for their historical, cultural or aesthetic significance. Lauper’s 1983 debut solo…

Robert Plant, Imagine Dragons, The Killers, Greta Van Fleet & more playing Woodstock 50 festival

Robert Plant, Imagine Dragons, The Killers, Greta Van Fleet & more playing Woodstock 50 festival

Robert Plant; David Wolff-Patrick/Getty ImagesThe Killers, Imagine Dragons, Robert Plant and the Sensational Shape Shifters, and Greta Van Fleet are among the acts playing the Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair in August. Also appearing will be original Woodstock ’69 performers Santana and the Grateful Dead spinoff group Dead & Company, as well as David Crosby and…

National News

Washington sheriff’s deputy killed in shooting during traffic stop

Washington sheriff’s deputy killed in shooting during traffic stop

Evgen_Prozhyrko/iStock(KITTITAS, Wash.) — A sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed during a traffic stop in Washington state late Tuesday.Deputies from Kittitas County, about 90 minutes east of Seattle, were called for a “driving complaint” at about 7:30 p.m., according to the sheriff’s office. When the suspect failed to stop, law enforcement officers pursued the suspect…

US to stop detaining some migrant families apprehended at border

US to stop detaining some migrant families apprehended at border

VallarieE/iStock(WASHINGTON) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection will start releasing some families apprehended near the border in south Texas as detention centers fill to capacity, an agency official said Tuesday.CBP will give some of the families apprehended in the Rio Grande Valley area notices to appear in court. Others will be released on their own…

Nor’easter set to bring heavy rain, wind to Northeast

Nor’easter set to bring heavy rain, wind to Northeast

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A coastal storm is set to bring heavy rain, snow and strong winds to the Northeast on Thursday and Friday. The storm system will develop along the Carolina coast Wednesday night with heavy rain in the area. By Thursday morning, the storm system will begin to move up the coast and…

Record cocaine bust in Philadelphia nets $18 million worth of product

Record cocaine bust in Philadelphia nets $18 million worth of product

Provided(PHILADELPHIA) — Authorities seized at least 450 kilograms of cocaine at the Port of Philadelphia on Tuesday morning, according to a source familiar with the massive drug bust.Bricks of the white powdery substance were stuffed in duffel bags found in a shipping container aboard the MSC Desiree, which was traveling from Colombia to Europe, the…

Health News

New medication could help moms with postpartum depression

New medication could help moms with postpartum depression

Highwaystarz-Photography/iStockBY: DR. LINDA DROZDOWICZ(NEW YORK) — For most mothers a new baby is the most wonderful thing in the world. But for one in nine new mothers, that joy can be rapidly diminished by the crippling menace of postpartum depression (PPD).Zulresso (brexanolone), a new medication from Sage Therapeutics, may help. The Food and Drug Administration…

15-pound newborn baby girl a ‘double miracle’

15-pound newborn baby girl a ‘double miracle’

Joy Buckley(ELMIRA, N.Y.) — There’s so much about Harper Buckley to love.The 15-pound baby born on March 12 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, New York, is a “double miracle,” her mom told “Good Morning America.”Joy and Norman Buckley struggled to conceive.”I was only ever given a 15 percent chance of getting pregnant naturally…

Apple Watch can help doctors diagnose atrial fibrillation, researchers say

Apple Watch can help doctors diagnose atrial fibrillation, researchers say

rvolkan/iStockBY: DR. LEILA HAGHIGHAT(NEW YORK) — Last year, Ed Dentel’s Apple Watch informed him that he had an irregular heartbeat. It was right, and potentially saved his lifeNow scientists are revealing the research behind the innovative technology. Their study, funded by Apple, Inc., was presented at a conference of the American College of Cardiology.Stanford researchers…

Doctor shares his top five foods to eat to help fight disease

Doctor shares his top five foods to eat to help fight disease

ALEAIMAGE/iStock(NEW YORK) — The age-old saying goes “you are what you eat,” but one doctor is out with a new book that is taking that notion a step further, arguing that some foods you eat can help you beat disease. Dr. William Li talked about his new book, Eat to Beat Disease, in an interview…