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Jonathan Tunick accepts the award for best orchestrations for "Merrily We Roll Along" during the 77th Tony Awards on Sunday, June 16, 2024, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
June 16th, 2024
Big Night at Tony Awards: Best Music, Dance, and Clothes Win
In New York, the Tony Awards made people happy by giving prizes for the best musicals and plays. They celebrated good stories, dance, costumes, and stage design.
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This image released by Disney/Pixar shows Joy, voiced by Amy Poehler, left, and Anxiety, voiced by Maya Hawke, in a scene from "Inside Out 2." (Disney/Pixar via AP)
June 16th, 2024
New Cartoon Movie "Inside Out 2" Makes $295 Million and People Love It
A new cartoon movie called "Inside Out 2" made a lot of money and people enjoyed it. It tells the story of a 13-year-old girl named Riley and her new feelings.
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Pre-Show hosts Julianne Hough, left, and Utkarsh Ambudka speaks during the 77th Tony Awards on Sunday, June 16, 2024, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
June 16th, 2024
New York City Hosts 77th Tony Awards Night
Famous people go to New York for the 77th Tony Awards to celebrate plays and musicals. "Stereophonic" and "The Outsiders" win early prizes, and people are excited to see who gets the big awards.
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Tony Award nominee Will Butler poses for a portrait on Monday, June 3, 2024, in New York. (Photo by Christopher Smith/Invision/AP)
June 10th, 2024
Will Butler Writes Songs for New Play "Stereophonic" on Broadway
Will Butler, once a member of Arcade Fire, is now writing music for a new play called "Stereophonic," which is similar to the band Fleetwood Mac, and it could win big awards in New York.
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Rebecca Lovell of Larkin Poe performs during the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Friday, June 14, 2024, in Manchester, Tenn. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)
June 15th, 2024
Big Fun Music Festival Bonnaroo in Tennessee
People are at Bonnaroo, a big music and art festival in Tennessee, with bands and fun activities. It's hot, people watch music on TV, and it's been happening for over 20 years.
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FILE - This photo provided by the Office of the New York Mayor, shows Mayor Eric Adams, left, presenting the Key to the City to hip-hop artist Sean "Diddy" Combs in New York's Times Square, Friday, Sept. 15, 2023. Combs has returned his key to New York City after a request from Adams in response to the release of a video showing the music mogul attacking R&B singer Cassie, officials said Saturday. (Office of the New York Mayor/Caroline Rubinstein-Willis via AP)
June 15th, 2024
New York Mayor Takes Key Back from Diddy After Video
Sean "Diddy" Combs, a famous musician, had to return a special key the mayor gave him because of a video showing him being unkind to a female singer. He apologized, but also lost an award and a school sponsorship due to the incident.
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R.E.M. band members, from left, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe and Bill Berry attend the Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Gala at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel on Thursday, June 13, 2024, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
June 14th, 2024
Big Music Stars Win Awards in New York
Big music stars met in New York to honor songwriters with awards and performances, including the band R.E.M. and songwriter Diane Warren. It was a joyful celebration of music we love.
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Water droplets cling to the wings of an adult periodical cicada at Lincoln Memorial Garden and Nature Center on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, in Springfield, Ill. The most noticeable part of the cicada invasion blanketing the central United States is the sound. The songs β€” only from males β€” are mating calls. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 14th, 2024
Loud Cicadas Sing in American Trees
Big bugs called cicadas are very noisy when they look for a girlfriend. They make different sounds that fill the air like music.
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Chris Rock, left, and Conan O'Brien arrive for an audience with Pope Francis in the Clementine Hall at The Vatican, Friday, June 14, 2024. Pope Francis is meeting with over 100 comedians from 15 countries aiming to establish a link between the Catholic Church and comic artists. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)
June 14th, 2024
Pope Meets Funny Famous People at Vatican
The Pope invited comedians from around the world to the Vatican and had fun making everyone laugh. People like Whoopi Goldberg and Jimmy Fallon were happy to meet him and share joy.
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This image provided by Tamatha Bibbo, principal of the Pollard Middle School in Needham, Mass. on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 shows twenty-three sets of twins who graduated from the Pollard Middle School. They make up about 10% of the 8th grade class. (Tamatha Bibbo via AP)
June 13th, 2024
School in Massachusetts Celebrates 23 Pairs of Twins in Eighth Grade
In a school in Needham, there are 23 sets of twins in eighth grade, which is a lot. The twins were celebrated, and two brothers, Lukas and Sameer Patel, won a prize for helping others.
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FILE - Joey Chestnut, defending champion of the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest, left, works to outpace former champion Takeru Kobayashi, right, July 4, 2009, in New York. Chestnut, a 16-time hot dog-eating champion, will face off with his frequent Nathan’s competitor, Kobayashi, in a live Netflix special on Sept. 2, 2024, the streamer announced Wednesday, June 12. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
June 12th, 2024
Joey and Takeru to Eat Hot Dogs Fast on TV Show
Joey Chestnut and Takeru Kobayashi are going to eat hot dogs quickly on a Netflix TV show on September 2nd because Joey can't be in his usual July 4th contest. The mayor wants Joey back for July 4th, but Netflix is excited for their show.
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FILE - Ariana DeBose speaks on stage at the 76th annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2023, at the United Palace theater in New York. DeBose, who hosted both the 2023 and 2022 Tony Awards, will be back this year for the ceremony June 16, and will produce and choreograph the opening number. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
June 13th, 2024
Ariana DeBose to Perform at Tony Awards Show
Ariana DeBose, a talented performer, will host the Tony Awards, a big event for Broadway shows, and she wants to make it feel like a real Broadway performance.
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A rare white buffalo calf, reportedly born in Yellowstone National Park's Lamar Valley, is shown on June 4, 2024, in Wyo. The birth fulfills a Lakota prophecy that portends better times, according to members of the American Indian tribe who cautioned that it’s also a warning more must be done to protect the earth and its animals. (Erin Braaten/Dancing Aspens Photography via AP)
June 13th, 2024
Rare White Baby Buffalo Born in Yellowstone Park
A special white baby buffalo was born in Yellowstone Park and it is rare and important. People think this white buffalo is a sign to protect our Earth and animals.
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FILE - Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is pictured on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2023, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
June 12th, 2024
Sony Buys Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Sony Pictures Entertainment, which made "Bad Boys" and "Garfield," bought Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, a place where people can eat and drink while watching films. Sony is excited about the future of showing movies.
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Luke Newton, left, and Nicola Coughlin poses for photographers upon arrival at the season three part two screening of the television series 'Bridgerton', in London, Wednesday, June 12, 2024. (Photo by Scott A Garfitt/Invision/AP)
June 12th, 2024
"Bridgerton" Stars Talk About Love at London Event
Luke Newton and Nicola Coughlan from the show "Bridgerton" may seem like a real couple. At a London event, they and others shared thoughts on love and life.
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This image released by Disney/Pixar shows, from left, Sadness, voiced by Phyllis Smith, left, and Joy, voiced by Amy Poehler, in a scene from "Inside Out 2." (Disney/Pixar via AP)
June 12th, 2024
New Cartoon "Inside Out 2" Shows Girl's Changing Feelings
The new cartoon movie "Inside Out 2" is about a 13-year-old girl and her feelings that are like people in her head. It is fun and teaches about growing up.
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Peter Sarsgaard, left, and Jake Gyllenhaal attend the "Presumed Innocent" premiere during the Tribeca Festival at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center on Sunday, June 9, 2024, in New York. (Photo by CJ Rivera/Invision/AP)
June 11th, 2024
Jake Gyllenhaal Stars in New TV Show "Presumed Innocent" on Apple TV+
Jake Gyllenhaal stars in his first TV show, "Presumed Innocent," on Apple TV+, playing a man accused of something bad, with his real-life friend Peter Sarsgaard. It's a show about a tough court case based on a book, created by David E. Kelley who was once a lawyer.
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Far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) top candidate for the European Parliament elections Maximilian Krah leaves a polling station on an e-scooter after casting his vote in the European and local elections in Dresden, Germany, Sunday, June 9, 2024. (Robert Michael/dpa via AP)
June 11th, 2024
Different People Get Voted as Leaders
Different and surprising people got voted to be leaders in a big group, including a funny video maker, someone who rides an e-scooter, and others with problems.
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FILE - Jared Isaacman, left, and Hayley Arceneaux prepare to head to launchpad 39A for a launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Wednesday Sept. 15, 2021. New research presents the largest set of information yet regarding how the human body reacts to spaceflight. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
June 11th, 2024
Space Travel Changes Tourists' Bodies
Scientists studied four space tourists and noticed changes in their bodies, but most things got better when they returned to Earth. This research helps understand how short trips to space affect health.
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FILE - Martin Shkreli is interviewed on the Fox Business Network in New York, Aug. 15, 2017. Shkreli is facing a new lawsuit for allegedly retaining and sharing recordings from a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album that he was forced to sell following his 2017 conviction on securities fraud charges. The lawsuit was brought Monday, June 10, 2024, by a cryptocurrency collective, PleasrDAO, which purchased the only known copy of the album from Shkreli for $4.75 million. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
June 11th, 2024
Man Sold Rare Wu-Tang Album and Broke Rules
Martin Shkreli sold a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan music album to a group for $4.75 million but he's in trouble now because the group says he broke the rules by not keeping the music secret.
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Dr. Amy Attas, left, and licensed veterinary technician Jeanine Lunz, right, examine Puddy Beyer, a 19 year old male Domestic Short Haired cat as his human Wendy Beyer, center, looks on during a house call, Tuesday, April 23, 2024, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 10th, 2024
Amy: Doctor Who Helps Pets at Home in New York
Amy is a friendly doctor who visits homes in New York to help pets stay well and make their owners happy. She has been caring for animals like cats and dogs for over 30 years and loves her job.
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This cover image released by Penguin shows "The Friday Afternoon Club" by Griffin Dunne. (Penguin via AP)
June 10th, 2024
Griffin Dunne Shares His Life in New Book
Griffin Dunne wrote a book about his life with a famous family, happy moments, and sad times.
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In this undated photo, an African elephant matriarch leads her calf away from danger in northern Kenya. A new study in Nature Ecology & Evolution demonstrates that elephants respond to individual names, one of the few animal species known to do so. (George Wittemyer via AP)
June 10th, 2024
Elephants Can Talk and Use Names to Call Each Other
Elephants can use special sounds to talk and call each other by names, which is a special thing that only a few animals can do. Scientists are learning more about how elephants communicate with their families.
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Griffin Dunne poses for a portrait in New York on May 30, 2024, to promote his book "The Friday Afternoon Club." (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)
June 10th, 2024
Griffin Dunne Writes Book on Life, Family, and Acting
Griffin Dunne's new book, "The Friday Afternoon Club," shares his life stories of growing up in Hollywood, both the funny and the sad times, and his journey of acting and writing.
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