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FILE - "Weird Al" Yankovic appears at the premiere of "Encanto" in Los Angeles on Nov. 3, 2021. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
July 19th, 2024
"Weird Al" Yankovic Makes a New Funny Song
"Weird Al" Yankovic is a singer known for his humorous music. He has a new funny song and uses an accordion, a box that makes music, to play different tunes.
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People ride the newly reopened Giant Slide at Belle Isle in Detroit on Friday, July 19, 2024. (Neo Hopkins/Detroit News via AP)
July 19th, 2024
Detroit's Belle Isle Slide Opens Again, Now Safer for Riders
In Detroit, people are happy to ride the safer, changed Belle Isle slide that opened on July 19, 2024. Some miss the old fast slide, but many enjoy the new one and it is popular.
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FILE - In this photo provided by NASA, astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin poses for a photograph beside the U.S. flag deployed on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission on July 20, 1969. (Neil Armstrong/NASA via AP, File)
July 19th, 2024
Two Men Walked on the Moon Long Ago
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon 55 years ago, and people remember this big event with movies, races, and rockets. Now, we plan to send more people around the moon in a big rocket.
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FILE - Sean Kingston arrives at the 40th Anniversary American Music Awards in Los Angeles, on Nov. 18, 2012. Kingston and his mother have been indicted in South Florida on federal charges of committing more than 1 million worth of fraud. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
July 19th, 2024
Sean Kingston and Mom Accused of Not Paying for Cars and Jewelry
Singer Sean Kingston and his mom are in court because they didn't pay for expensive cars and jewelry. They used fake papers and now they need to answer for things worth more than $1 million.
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Maika Monroe, a cast member in the film "Longlegs," poses for a portrait at the London Hotel, Tuesday, June 25, 2024, in West Hollywood, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
July 18th, 2024
Maika Monroe Acts in New Scary Movie "Longlegs"
Maika Monroe stars in a new horror film called "Longlegs" and will act in another movie like her film from ten years ago. She was a kiteboarder before acting and dreams of doing a comedy love film too.
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This photo provided by the Denver Downtown Aquarium shows Crush, a rare orange lobster, sent to the aquarium on Wednesday, July 17, 2024. Crush is named after the Denver Broncos Orange Crush defense from 1976 to 1986. (Meghan Bailey/Denver Downtown Aquarium via AP)
July 18th, 2024
Orange Lobster Named Crush Moves to Denver Aquarium
An orange lobster named Crush now lives in the Denver aquarium. Crush is rare and you can visit him soon.
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FILE - Bob Newhart appears at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sept. 10, 2016. Newhart, the deadpan master of sitcoms and telephone monologues, died in Los Angeles on Thursday, July 18, 2024. He was 94. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
July 18th, 2024
Beloved TV Comedian Bob Newhart Dies at 94
Bob Newhart was a comedian on TV who told jokes and made many people laugh. He was 94 years old and brought joy throughout his life.
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This image released by Disney shows Tyler James Williams in a scene from "Abbott Elementary." (Gilles Mingasson/Disney-ABC via AP)
July 17th, 2024
TV Shows and Actors Hope to Win Emmy Prizes
Many good TV shows might win an award called an Emmy this year, and actors like Tyler, Nikki, André, Carrie, Matt, Lamorne, Mark, Kali, and Nava are happy for their work and excited about possibly winning.
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Glen Powell, right, and Daisy Edgar-Jones in a scene from "Twisters." (Universal Pictures via AP)
July 17th, 2024
New Movie "Twisters" with Big Winds and Brave People
A new action movie called "Twisters" is out, where brave people try to stop big winds. It stars Daisy Edgar-Jones and Glen Powell, lasts 122 minutes, and is now in cinemas.
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This photo provided by NASA, taken from the SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour, shows the International Space Station on Nov. 8, 2021. NASA and SpaceX discussed plans on Wednesday, July 17, 2024, to shove the International Space Station out of orbit and steer it toward a watery grave in the next decade. (NASA via AP)
July 17th, 2024
NASA and SpaceX Plan to Sink Space Station in Sea in Future
NASA and SpaceX will one day send a spaceship to safely move the International Space Station into the sea, but this will happen in many years.
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This image released by FX shows Eita Okuno as Saeki Nobutatsu, from left, Anna Sawai as Toda Mariko, Hiromoto Ida as Kiyama Ukon Sadanaga in a scene from "Shogun." (Katie Yu/FX via AP)
July 17th, 2024
"TV Shows 'The Bear' and 'Shogun' Win Many Emmys"
'The Bear' is a funny sandwich show and 'Shogun' is about old Japan, both won many prizes on FX. They and other good shows could win an Emmy on September 15.
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FILE - Canadian author Alice Munro is photographed during an interview in Victoria, B.C. Tuesday, Dec.10, 2013. (Chad Hipolito/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
July 16th, 2024
Teachers Question Teaching Alice Munro After Learning Sad News
Teachers in Canada are unsure about teaching stories by Alice Munro, a famous writer, after learning about her husband's bad actions towards her daughter. Students and teachers are thinking about the best way to learn and teach her work now.
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FILE - Kyle Gass, left, and Jack Black of Tenacious D perform at the Louder Than Life Music Festival in Louisville, Ky., on Sept. 22, 2022. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
July 16th, 2024
Rock Band Tenacious D Cancels Shows After Trump Comment
Jack Black and Kyle Gass from the band Tenacious D stopped their concerts because Kyle said something bad about Donald Trump. They both said sorry on Instagram and have to cancel their shows, including one in Newcastle.
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Britain's King Charles III, centre right, and Queen Camilla, right, view a rare Golden Guernsey Goats during a visit to Les Cotils at L'Hyvreuse, in Saint Peter Port, Guernsey during their two day visit to the Channel Islands, Tuesday July 16, 2024. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
July 16th, 2024
King Charles Visits Special Golden Goats on Island
King Charles of Britain visited Guernsey and saw a rare Golden Guernsey Goat. He gave the goats a new name and liked their yellow fur, and people are happy he is helping to protect them.
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FILE - Ingrid Andress performs on day four of the Lollapalooza Music Festival in Chicago on Aug. 6, 2023. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
July 16th, 2024
Country Singer Ingrid Andress Apologizes for Bad Performance at Baseball Game
Ingrid Andress, a country singer, sang at a baseball game in Texas and said sorry for not singing well after drinking too much. She had success with her music but some future concerts were canceled.
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FILE - Actor James Sikking poses for a photograph at the Los Angeles gala celebrating the 20th anniversary of the National Organization for Women, Dec. 1, 1986. Sikking, who starred as a hardened police lieutenant on “Hill Street Blues” and as the titular character's kindhearted dad on “Doogie Howser, M.D.,” has died of complications from dementia, his publicist Cynthia Snyder said in a statement Sunday, July 14, 2024. (AP Photo/Avery, File)
July 15th, 2024
Actor James Sikking of "Hill Street Blues" and "Doogie Howser" Dies at 90
James Sikking, an actor known for "Hill Street Blues" and "Doogie Howser, M.D.," died at 90 from dementia. He was a beloved TV star with a long career, also helping in charities and enjoying life.
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This cover image released by Republic Records shows "I Love You So F***ing Much" by Glass Animals. (Republic Records via AP)
July 15th, 2024
Glass Animals Release New Album with Love Songs
Glass Animals, a music group, made a new album with 10 songs about different feelings of love, using special sounds and stories. Their songs talk about love being both good and bad and they want people to think and feel about love when they listen.
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FILE - A plane passes in front of the moon, Aug. 30, 2023, in Chicago. Scientists have confirmed a cave on the moon, not far from where Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed 55 years ago this week, and suspect there are hundreds more that could house future astronauts. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, file)
July 15th, 2024
Big Hole Found on the Moon Near Astronauts' Landing Site
Scientists discovered a big hole on the moon where astronauts might be able to live, near where the first moon landing happened. This hole could teach us more about the moon and keep astronauts safe.
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This image released by Cohen Media Group shows Emeric Pressburger, left, and Michael Powell on the set of "The Red Shoes." (Cohen Media Group via AP)
July 15th, 2024
Martin Scorsese Loves Old Movies by Powell and Pressburger
Martin Scorsese loves talking about his favorite filmmakers, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, in the new film "Made in England." People are showing their movies in cities and Martin is helping them become popular again.
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FILE - Shannen Doherty attends the G-Star Fall 2010 collection, in New York, on Feb. 16, 2010. Doherty, the "Beverly Hills, 90210" star, has died, Saturday, July 13, 2024. She was 53. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer, file)
July 14th, 2024
Actress Shannen Doherty Dies at 53 from Breast Cancer
A famous actress, Shannen Doherty, has passed away at 53 after battling breast cancer. She was known for her roles in "Beverly Hills, 90210" and was loved by many.
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This image released by Neon shows Maika Monroe in a scene from "Longlegs." (Neon via AP)
July 14th, 2024
"Scary Movie 'Longlegs' Makes Big Money in Los Angeles"
A new scary movie "Longlegs" and a love story "Fly Me to the Moon" are out in Los Angeles; some movies make a lot of money and others do not. People in other countries are now watching the movie "Twisters."
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FILE - Video artist Bill Viola speaks at a news conference, Oct. 18, 2011, in Tokyo. Viola, a video artist who combined with director Peter Sellars on a groundbreaking production of Wagner's “Tristan und Isolde” originally seen in Los Angeles, Paris and New York, died Friday, July 12, 2024, at age 73. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
July 14th, 2024
Video Artist Bill Viola Dies at 73
Bill Viola was an important video artist who created art with videos and music. He died at 73 and is remembered for his beautiful and realistic videos.
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FILE - Dr. Ruth Westheimer signs a copy of her book "Sexually Speaking" in New York on April 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 13th, 2024
Dr. Ruth Westheimer, Love Doctor, Dies at 96
Dr. Ruth Westheimer was a small lady who talked about love and wrote books. She was funny, helped people on TV and radio, and taught that love is important for everyone.
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Actor Alec Baldwin reacts after the judge threw out the involuntary manslaughter case for the 2021 fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins during filming of the Western movie "Rust," Friday, July 12, 2024, at Santa Fe County District Court in Santa Fe, N.M. (Pool Video via AP)
July 13th, 2024
Alec Baldwin Not at Fault in Movie Set Accident
Alec Baldwin, an actor, was in a sad accident during a movie where a lady died. The court said it was not his fault, and now he is free but still sad.
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FILE - Richard Simmons speaks to the audience before the start of a summer salad fashion show at Grand Central Terminal in New York on June 2, 2006. Simmons, a fitness guru who urged the overweight to exercise and eat better, died Saturday, July 13, 2024, at the age of 76. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)
July 13th, 2024
Health Teacher Richard Simmons Dies at 76
Richard Simmons was a fitness teacher who showed people how to exercise and eat well. He passed away at 76 but made many fun videos and books about staying healthy and happy.
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