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‘The Hate U Give’: Russell Hornsby delves into his gritty, complex character that audiences need to “see and bear witness to”

‘The Hate U Give’: Russell Hornsby delves into his gritty, complex character that audiences need to “see and bear witness to”

L-R: Russell Hornsby, Regina Hall, Amandla Stenberg, and Common in Twentieth Century Fox’s THE HATE U GIVE. Photo Credit: Erika Doss.(NEW YORK) — Russell Hornsby is extremely familiar with the type of man he portrays in the upcoming Black Lives Matter-inspired film, The Hate U Give. Taking on the role of the gritty and often…

Will Smith says wife Jada “cried 45 days straight” during “worst” period of marriage

Will Smith says wife Jada “cried 45 days straight” during “worst” period of marriage

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) — Will Smith will serve as one of his wife’s guest in the upcoming season of Jada Pinektt Smith’s Facebook Watch series, Red Table Talk. In a tease for a forthcoming episode, Will recalls the “worst” he’s ever felt in their marriage. “There was a period where mommy woke up and cried 45…

Keira Knightley has “banned” her three-year-old daughter from watching certain Disney films

Keira Knightley has “banned” her three-year-old daughter from watching certain Disney films

Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Keira Knightley may be starring in Disney’s upcoming The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, but she doesn’t exactly agree with the messages in every film the studio has made.The 33-year-old British actress said on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Tuesday that she has “banned” her three-year-old daughter,…

Chris Evans hits back at Piers Morgan for dad-shaming Daniel Craig

Chris Evans hits back at Piers Morgan for dad-shaming Daniel Craig

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — Chris Evans is coming to Daniel Craig’s defense after British TV host Piers Morgan tried to shame the James Bond actor for carrying his baby in a papoose. Morgan tweeted a photo of Craig carrying his newborn daughter on October 14 and captioned it, “Oh 007…not you as well?!!! #papoose #emasculatedBond.”…

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At least 1 dead in Texas flooding that caused bridge collapse, breached dam

At least 1 dead in Texas flooding that caused bridge collapse, breached dam

iStock/Thinkstock(MARBLE FALLS, Texas) — Massive floods swept through Central Texas on Tuesday, and rushing waters are expected to rise overnight and into Wednesday morning.But despite flood operations in several counties already being in place in anticipation of more swift and high waters, the damage, it seems, has already begun.Burnet County Sheriff’s Office Captain Tom Dillard…

Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26 including 16 people in Florida

Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26 including 16 people in Florida

@DukeEnergy/Twitter (MEXICO BEACH) — Hurricane Michael’s death toll has climbed to 26, with 16 people dying in Florida, according to state officials. Twelve of those deaths were in Bay County, which was hit hard by the monster Category 4 storm.Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach in Bay County Wednesday with winds around 155 mph, decimating…

‘I don’t forgive this woman, and she needs help’: Black child wrongly accused of grabbing ‘Cornerstore Caroline’

‘I don’t forgive this woman, and she needs help’: Black child wrongly accused of grabbing ‘Cornerstore Caroline’

Jason Littlejohn(NEW YORK) — With tears streaming down his cheeks, a 9-year-old black child spoke out at a community meeting in New York about being wrongly accused of grabbing a white woman’s backside in a corner store — an incident disproved by security-camera footage.With his mother standing beside him, Jeremiah Hervey delivered a simple message…

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62 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

62 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — There are now 62 confirmed reports of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, across 22 states in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.As of Sept. 20, the CDC had confirmed 38 cases in 16 states, which aren’t required to report AFM cases to the CDC. This year’s numbers…

‘Patients deserve to know’: Government wants TV ads to disclose drug prices

‘Patients deserve to know’: Government wants TV ads to disclose drug prices

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration said Monday it plans to require drug makers to start disclosing its prices in television advertisements, a move that prompted immediate pushback from the pharmaceutical industry and raised questions about whether that would translate to lower drug costs for consumers.The proposed new rule says anyone selling most drugs paid for…

More than 60 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

More than 60 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

ABCNews.com(ATLANTA) — There are now 62 confirmed reports of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, across 22 states in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.As of Sept. 20, the CDC had confirmed 38 cases in 16 states, which aren’t required to report AFM cases to the CDC. This year’s numbers are…