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Gina Rodriguez stars alongside Justin Baldoni in The CW's Jane the Virgin....
If you want an accurate picture of ethnic and gender diversity in the United States, don't look to Hollywood.That's the conclusion of the "2015 Hollywood Diversity Report" conducted by the Ralph J....
This black bear was spotted atop a tree in Tampa, Fla., on May 17, 2013. The...
For the first time in two decades, Florida officials have scheduled a bear hunting season. It's a response to a rise in bear attacks — but it has some environmentalists upset.Experts say there's...
Gliss Riffer is the latest and perhaps most accessible album by electronic k...
When you think about composers, you might imagine someone agonizing at a piano with a quill poised at a blank sheet, tugging at his wild shock of silver hair for ideas. Dan Deacon's not that: He's a...
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When Annie Clark was assaulted in 2007 she said the response from her univer...
A warning to listeners: This conversation may contain some disturbing content.Andrea Pino was the first person in her family to go to college. When she found out that she had been admitted to the...
Whitney Plantation owner John Cummings has commissioned stark artwork for th...
The section of Louisiana's serpentine River Road that tracks along the Mississippi between New Orleans and Baton Rouge is known as "Plantation Alley." The restored antebellum mansions along the route...
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