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Lillie Torres was camping this summer in Washington state when she got a worrying message about her birth mom, Holly Serl.

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Last week the Latin Recording Academy announced its nominations for this year's Latin Grammys, and the controversy began.

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Satellite Images Show Oil Spill After Hurricane Ida

Sep 6, 2021

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Bob Ross — the artist known for his calm voice, poofy hair and unflappable demeanor — spent 31 seasons gently encouraging at-home artists to pick up their palettes to paint serene landscapes and "happy little trees."

Actor Melissa McCarthy and her husband, filmmaker Ben Falcone, were big fans of Ross and decided to produce a documentary about his life. But as they began working on the project with filmmakers Joshua Rofé and Steven Berger, they quickly realized their subject — and the legacy he left behind — was more complex than they knew.

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Insomniacs, gadget lovers, shopaholics and fans of dehydrated beef are all in mourning today.

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Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson knows you have probably heard a lot about Woodstock, the legendary summer concert festival of the late 1960s. But a few years back, Questlove, best known as drummer and composer with The Roots, was asked to direct a music documentary, Summer of Soul, about another legendary concert, one you probably haven't heard about.

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As the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team clinched a victory in the 2019 World Cup, fans erupted in an unexpected chant: "Equal pay. Equal pay. Equal pay."

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Before there was Hamilton, there was In the Heights.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's exploration of the American dream started in his own hometown of Manhattan — which holds the first chapter in many American stories, he says. Specifically, Miranda's first Tony-winning musical takes place in the immigrant neighborhood of Washington Heights.

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As the number of people lost to coronavirus in the U.S. ticks towards 600,000, we wanted to take a moment to remember someone who lost her life at the peak of the winter surge.

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I was out for a trail run this past weekend through the woods near my house, and a thrumming filled the air - this thrumming.

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For more than a year, we have shared stories about people who have died of COVID-19 in the U.S. Today, the story of an Ohio couple who were childhood sweethearts.

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Rev. Al Sharpton Reflects After Delivering Andrew Brown Jr.'s Eulogy

May 3, 2021

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This afternoon the family and friends of Andrew Brown Jr. gathered for his funeral in Elizabeth City, N.C.

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Rutherford Falls Creators On Finding Humor In America's 'Messy' History

Apr 28, 2021

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Before she became a writer for TV, Sierra Teller Ornelas worked at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. And she remembers one year, teenagers kept coming in and asking about the Quileute Nation.

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President Biden imposed a tough new round of sanctions on Russia today.

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