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  • Haitian Band Entertains Passengers on United Airlines Flight Delayed for 6 Hours -- When a United Airlines flight in Chicago was delayed for nearly six hours earlier this month, a Haitian band on board took it upon themselves to be the in-flight entertainment.On July 23 members of Port-au-Prince-based band Lakou Mizik treated their fellow passengers to an impromptu […]

  • The Full Scoop on the Museum of Ice Cream in New York City

    Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Likeable. Lickable. Loveable. Shareable.That's the mantra at the Museum of Ice Cream, a month-long interactive exhibit that celebrates America's favorite summer treat and opened in New York City Friday.The pop-up museum features ice cream from some of the city’s most notable […]

  • US Stocks Close Mixed with Monthly Gains as Oil Prices Rise

    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed mixed Friday but ended July with solid monthly gains.The Dow closed down 24.11 (-0.13 percent) to finish at 18,432.24.The Nasdaq gained 7.15 (+0.14 percent) to close at 5,162.13, while the S&P 500 closed at 2,162.13, up 7.15 (+0.14 percent) from its open.Crude oil […]

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  • Meryl Street Thought She'd Age Out of Hollywood

    Anthony Harvey/Getty ImagesIt's hard to believe that Meryl Streep, who has received 11 of her 19 Academy Award nominations since she turned 40, ever doubted that she would continue to find roles as she got older. In an interview with WSJ Magazine following the premier of her latest movie, Florence Foster Jenkins, […]

  • The WWII Hero Who Never Fired a Shot: Trailer for "Hacksaw Ridge"

    Lionsgate(LOS ANGELES) -- The trailer for Oscar winning director Mel Gibson's WWII biopic Hacksaw Ridge has just debuted online, and promises a unique look at a unique World War II hero: Desmond Doss. Like millions of American soldiers, Doss performed astounding feats of courage under fire -- but Doss, played by […]

  • Conservatives Snipe "American Sniper" Bradley Cooper over DNC Appearance

    Anthony Harvey/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- Political conservatives have raised an outcry online after seeing American Sniper star Bradley Cooper among attendees at the Democratic National Convention in the actor's hometown of Philadelphia. Cooper earned critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination for his turn in […]