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“He did what he did”: Sacha Baron Cohen responds to ‘Borat 2’ scene with Rudy Giuliani

“He did what he did”: Sacha Baron Cohen responds to ‘Borat 2’ scene with Rudy Giuliani

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) — Rudy Giuliani is calling his headline-making Borat 2 appearance a “complete fabrication,” but Sacha Baron Cohen is urging everyone to watch the movie and “make your own mind up,” saying it’s “pretty clear” what happened. “I would say that if the president’s lawyer found what he did there appropriate behavior, then…

‘The Spanish Princess Part Two’ stars talk representation in the royal court

‘The Spanish Princess Part Two’ stars talk representation in the royal court

Starz(NEW YORK) — On The Spanish Princess Part Two, one relationship is emerging as “couple goals,” and it’s not Queen Catherine and King Henry VIII.It’s Lina and Oviedo, the Queen’s trusted lady-in-waiting and crossbowman — played by Stephanie Levi-John and Aaron Cobham, respectively. While Catherine and Henry’s marriage starts to crumble this season, Lina and…

‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’ is giving back to frontline workers

‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’ is giving back to frontline workers

ABC/John Fleenor(LOS ANGELES) — Who Wants to be a Millionaire is giving back to frontline workers. The new season of ABC’s long-running game show is not only welcoming essential workers, they are ensuring that they’ll be winners no matter what by giving them a guaranteed $32,000 prize to take home — a gesture that personally resonates…

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds celebrate his first time voting in a US election

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds celebrate his first time voting in a US election

Steven Ferdman/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Ryan Reynolds and his wife, Blake Lively, are celebrating an important milestone in the Deadpool actor’s life: his first time voting in a U.S. election. In a hilarious Instagram post Thursday, the Canadian-born actor, who reportedly became a citizen more than two years ago, jokingly thanked Lively for “making my…

Music News

Glory day! Bruce Springsteen’s latest album, ‘Letter to You,’ available now

Glory day! Bruce Springsteen’s latest album, ‘Letter to You,’ available now

Columbia RecordsBruce Springsteen’s Letter to You has arrived! The Boss’ latest studio album, which he recorded over the course of five days with the heart-stopping, house-rocking E Street Band at his home studio in New Jersey, hit stores today. As previously reported, Letter to You features 12 tracks, nine of which are recently written, while…

Styx presenting new “Styx Fix Live” streaming concert event this Saturday on YouTube

Styx presenting new “Styx Fix Live” streaming concert event this Saturday on YouTube

Credit: Jason PowellStyx will present a new installment of its “Styx Fix Live” series of special streaming concert events this Saturday, October 24, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT at the band’s official YouTube channel. The audio presentation will be accompanied by exclusive photos and video clips, and will be available in an original mix…

AC/DC premiering “Shot in the Dark” video on Monday

AC/DC premiering “Shot in the Dark” video on Monday

Columbia RecordsStart your upcoming week with a “Shot in the Dark,” courtesy of AC/DC. The “Back in Black” rockers have announced that they’re premiering the video for their comeback single this coming Monday, October 26, at 9:30 a.m. ET. You can check out a brief, 17-second preview of the video — featuring the band members…

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Coronavirus live updates: US reports over 70,000 new cases for first time since July

Coronavirus live updates: US reports over 70,000 new cases for first time since July

Samara Heisz/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 41.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at…

Rochester police offering $10,000 reward for information on deadly mass shooting

Rochester police offering $10,000 reward for information on deadly mass shooting

kali9/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(ROCHESTER, N.Y.) — Investigators in Rochester, New York, are offering up to $10,000 for information on a September shooting that killed two teenagers and injured more than a dozen others.Police announced the reward alongside grieving families on Thursday, urging witnesses to come forward with any information that might lead to a…

Coronavirus live updates: US reports over 70,000 new cases for 1st time since July

Coronavirus live updates: US reports over 70,000 new cases for 1st time since July

Samara Heisz/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 41.7 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at…

Families sue Pennsylvania nursing home in wake of 73 COVID deaths

Families sue Pennsylvania nursing home in wake of 73 COVID deaths

Daisy-Daisy/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) — The families of some of the 73 residents residents who have died from COVID-19 while living at a Pennsylvania nursing home have filed a lawsuit against the facility, accusing it of recklessly handling the virus outbreak.The families of 10 deceased residents teamed up with the families of five…

Health News

HBCUs trying to bridge medical distrust in Black community amid COVID-19

HBCUs trying to bridge medical distrust in Black community amid COVID-19

sshepard/iStockBy JADE LAWSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) — As the COVID-19 pandemic disproportionately impacts communities of color in the United States, dozens of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are stepping in to help lead the Black community to get tested more and to participate in vaccine trials. But medical misuse from past research experiments…

Women diagnosed with breast cancer amid COVID-19 stress importance of mammograms

Women diagnosed with breast cancer amid COVID-19 stress importance of mammograms

ABC NewsBy JOANNNE ROSA, ABC News(NEW YORK) — The coronavirus pandemic may have some people wondering which health checkups can be postponed until things calm down, but three breast cancer survivors say breast cancer screening is one to keep.Jennifer Gordon, Tanisha Worthy and Jennifer Grannis shared their stories on “The View” Thursday about how they…

Officials warn families of COVID-19 carpool clusters: What to know

Officials warn families of COVID-19 carpool clusters: What to know

LPETTET/iStockBy SARAH MESSER, ABC News(NEW YORK) — As schools get back in session and more employees return to the office amid the coronavirus pandemic, health officials are warning about the potential risks of commuting together in cars, whether through neighborhood carpools or ride-share services.”They’re shedding virus in their mouth and their nose and they’re speaking…

Dolly Parton teams up with other artists for song to support fight to end breast cancer

Dolly Parton teams up with other artists for song to support fight to end breast cancer

Covenant House International/Getty Images for A Night of Covenant House StarsBy CARENA LIPTAK, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Dolly Parton and Sara Evans are among the female artists lending their voices to “PINK,” a new collaboration benefitting the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, a nonprofit working to end breast cancer.The star-studded, cross-genre single also features…

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