Carrie Underwood gets emotional at Walk of Fame ceremony
Carrie Underwood, who shot to fame after winning 'American Idol' in 2005, gets emotional as she receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Rough Cut - no reporter narration.

Keira Knightley talks historic gender politics in 'Colette'
Keira Knightley talks about her latest role as the ground-breaking French author Colette and how gender and sexual politics haven't changed much in 100 years. Rough Cut - no reporter narration

Next James Bond film to be directed by Cary Fukunaga
The man behind the first season of U.S. Drama ‘True Detective’ has been announced on Thursday (September 20) as the director of the next James Bond movie, replacing Britain’s Danny Boyle who pulled out of the as yet untitled film last month. Holta Celmeta reports.

Kendall Jenner among the stars at Alberta Ferretti MFW show
The curtain went up on Milan's fashion week on Wednesday (September 19) with a soft-toned and very feminine collection designed by Italy's Alberta Ferretti with urban safari-inspired looks. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Are Bert and Ernie gay? And does it matter?
A new debate about the relationship status of Sesame Street's Ernie and Bert has taken off on social media following a statement by Mark Saltzman, the writer behind both characters, saying that he based them on his own gay relationship. Others involved in the show however say the pair are just good friends and ask, "Does it really matter?".

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Researchers try to understand naked mole rats' resistance to cancer
With their pinkish, translucent and wrinkly skin, double-saber buck teeth and black-bead eyes, naked mole rats look like characters in a nightmare from hell. In fact, they do live underground in pitch-dark burrows where their air, from a human point of view, can contain chokingly little oxygen, t...

Doctors try new models to push health insurers aside
Just about everyone agrees that the way we pay for primary care needs fixing. Under the current insurance model, doctors get paid for procedures and tests rather than for time spent with patients, which displeases doctors and patients alike and increases costs. Now some medical practices are side...

Medigap supplemental coverage can be too pricey for younger Medicare beneficiaries
One night three years ago, Joe Hobson finished reading a book, went to sleep and woke up blind. The problem, caused by a rare hereditary disease, forced him to give up his 20-year communications job, along with its generous health insurance. Now 63, the Arlington man is covered by Medicare, the f...

Breathless, but not from asthma

Fish and seafood recipe recommendations
Jennifer LaRue Huget offers some suggestions

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Prison island was 'hell on Earth'
A star-shaped fortress atop a picturesque island off the southwest coast of Ireland once housed one of the world's biggest prison populations.

Airline misspells its own name on plane
Sometimes, a massive typo is right in front of your eyes and you can't see it.

The 106-year-old mountain railway you've never heard of
As a red and cream-colored train chugs up the Alishan mountains of Taiwan, hikers and villagers stop and wave at the passengers on board.

Is this the future of cruise ships?
The brand new Celebrity Edge ship uses a radical engineering concept to create cabins with epic panoramas that experts say could be a game-changer for the cruise industry.

11 Fiji resorts worth crossing the Pacific for
As a 333-island nation in the South Pacific Ocean, Fiji is synonymous with clear waters, technicolor coral reefs and celebrity hideaways.

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Researchers try to understand naked mole rats' resistance to cancer
With their pinkish, translucent and wrinkly skin, double-saber buck teeth and black-bead eyes, naked mole rats look like characters in a nightmare from hell. In fact, they do live underground in pitch-dark burrows where their air, from a human point of view, can contain chokingly little oxygen, t...

Doctors try new models to push health insurers aside
Just about everyone agrees that the way we pay for primary care needs fixing. Under the current insurance model, doctors get paid for procedures and tests rather than for time spent with patients, which displeases doctors and patients alike and increases costs. Now some medical practices are side...

Medigap supplemental coverage can be too pricey for younger Medicare beneficiaries
One night three years ago, Joe Hobson finished reading a book, went to sleep and woke up blind. The problem, caused by a rare hereditary disease, forced him to give up his 20-year communications job, along with its generous health insurance. Now 63, the Arlington man is covered by Medicare, the f...

Breathless, but not from asthma

Fish and seafood recipe recommendations
Jennifer LaRue Huget offers some suggestions

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Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe touching down on distant asteroid
Japan is in the process of landing two unmanned rovers on a distant asteroid, according to the country's space agency, nearing completion of a task which it has previously described as the equivalent of hitting a 6-centimeter (2.4-inch) target at 20,000 kilometers (12,400 miles) away.

Daughter says vexed relationship with Steve Jobs is 'very much my own story'
Lisa Brennan-Jobs' stinging account of her fraught relationship with her father, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, has drawn criticism from the rest of the family.

Lisa Brennan-Jobs had a complicated relationship with her father. "He was young and he was starting this rocket ship career," she tells Christiane Amanpour "I don't imagine I fit into that so well."

Livestreaming is big business in China, with the top livestreamers making more than $100,000 per month broadcasting regular shows through a multitude of apps. Could livestream fever take hold in the United States?

Silicon Valley execs face Capitol Hill grilling
Executives from Facebook and Twitter will appear on Capitol Hill today for Congressional hearings. See live updates.

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Quote of the Day

Charles Dickens
Pride is one of the seven deadly sins; but it cannot be the pride of a mother in her children, for that is a compound of two cardinal virtues—faith and hope. Discuss

Rarely seen: Greenland glacier calves (footage sped up by 1600 percent)
Footage of a half-hour calving of Helheim Glacier in Tasiilaq, Greenland, is sped up by 16 times than the actual event, where approximately 10 billion tons of ice broke off in a rarely documented single event on June 22, 2018.

British artist crafts new portraits from old technology
Artist Nick Gentry turns vintage data storage into portraits and sculptures

Teen pilot lands plane after losing wheel
17-year-old student pilot Maggie Taraska is still coming down to earth after a hair-raising maiden solo flight on Sunday. Shortly after take-off, Maggie had to land again - with one wheel missing.

INSIGHT: Abandoned baby flamingos learn to walk
Baby flamingos, who have been abandoned by their parents, are being trained to walk by their keepers in Prague zoo. The abandoned chicks are taken for daily walks around the zoo, helping them to become socialized so that they will be able to easily reintegrate with the rest of the flock.

On a swing and a run at the British Open Speedgolf Championships
Professional and amateur golfers are judged on the amount of time taken to complete the course - as well as how many shots they take. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Carrie Underwood gets emotional at Walk of Fame ceremony
Carrie Underwood, who shot to fame after winning 'American Idol' in 2005, gets emotional as she receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Rough Cut - no reporter narration.

Keira Knightley talks historic gender politics in 'Colette'
Keira Knightley talks about her latest role as the ground-breaking French author Colette and how gender and sexual politics haven't changed much in 100 years. Rough Cut - no reporter narration

Next James Bond film to be directed by Cary Fukunaga
The man behind the first season of U.S. Drama ‘True Detective’ has been announced on Thursday (September 20) as the director of the next James Bond movie, replacing Britain’s Danny Boyle who pulled out of the as yet untitled film last month. Holta Celmeta reports.

Kendall Jenner among the stars at Alberta Ferretti MFW show
The curtain went up on Milan's fashion week on Wednesday (September 19) with a soft-toned and very feminine collection designed by Italy's Alberta Ferretti with urban safari-inspired looks. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Are Bert and Ernie gay? And does it matter?
A new debate about the relationship status of Sesame Street's Ernie and Bert has taken off on social media following a statement by Mark Saltzman, the writer behind both characters, saying that he based them on his own gay relationship. Others involved in the show however say the pair are just good friends and ask, "Does it really matter?".