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1minGen. Michael Langley becomes Marine Corps' first Black four-star general ever1minInflation Reduction Act passes in Senate, targets reducing drug prices, clean energy2minBrittney Griner may be one of America's many infamous prisoner swaps1minBiden still testing positive for COVID-19, White House says no travel until negative test2minWhite House still working to bring WNBA star Brittney Griner home2min'This fight is not over': Biden signs executive order to protect reproductive healthcare2minSpeaker Nancy Pelosi condemned by Chinese leaders over historic visit to Taiwan1minSenate passes PACT Act to help US vets exposed to burn pits, heads to Biden for signature1minBiden says CHIPS Act will boost economy, bring manufacturing jobs back to the US2minDOJ announces lawsuit to block Idaho's new abortion law, first since Roe v. Wade reversal2minBiden and Xi to continue talks amid growing tension over Taiwan, Russia's war in Ukraine1minManchin and Schumer reach agreement on energy, drug prices and taxes amid recession fears2minUS proposes prisoner swap deal with Russia to free Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan2minPresident Biden makes first public appearance since receiving a negative COVID-19 test2minPresident Biden slams Trump, praises Capitol Police who were 'brutalized' on Jan. 61minPresident Biden appears to have coughing spell at event while battling COVID1minRep. Lee Zeldin attacked during a gubernatorial campaign speech in New York2minSecurity cameras catch Sen. Josh Hawley running out of the Capitol during the Jan. 6 riots2minPreviously-unseen video shows Trump rehearsing speech after Jan. 6 riot1minDonald Trump did not want to use the word 'peace' in tweet on Jan. 6, witnesses say2minBiden says he's 'doing well' as White House urges Americans to get COVID-19 vaccine2minPresident Biden tests positive for COVID-19, cancels visit to Pennsylvania2minPelosi slams Republicans for wanting to criminalize birth control, vows to fight for women2minBiden says he'll use executive powers to fight climate change. Here's what that means.1min'Where is Bennie Thompson?' Steve Bannon bashes Jan. 6 committee chair outside courthouse
3minFrom Dave Chappelle backlash to TikTok stardom, Here's how comedy is changing in 20222min'I'm sorry really isn't sufficient': Will Smith's YouTube apology to Chris Rock, Questlove2minDwayne 'The Rock' Johnson reveals the TV show Emily Blunt got him to binge2min'Don't tempt me': Ashton Kutcher breaks into Billy Joel's 'Piano Man' during interview2minAJ McLean looks back at a memorable Backstreet Boys fan encounter2min'We did it': Jennifer Lopez confirms she and Ben Affleck got married in Vegas drive-thru2minLizzo tells Coldplay's Chris Martin about her 'Special' connection to 'Yellow'2minKhloé Kardashian 'incredibly grateful' to surrogate for second child with Tristan Thompson2minExclusive: Reba McEntire talks her upcoming fall arena tour and busy filming schedule2minChris Hemsworth reveals how many calories he ate to bulk up for 'Thor: Love and Thunder'2minYe returns to Hennessy on Cardi B collaboration, plus more New Music Friday releases2minCameron Diaz returns to acting in new Netflix film with help from Jamie Foxx, Tom Brady3minHere's how Austin Butler and Tom Hanks got in character off-camera for 'Elvis'2min'What am I doing here?': Antonio Banderas reveals his most embarrassing audition2min'Time to dream a bigger dream': Ariana DeBose on hosting the Tonys and her Oscars win2minPost Malone, Panic! at the Disco, Christina Aguilera headline new music out this weekend2minSummer's must-see shows: 'Ms. Marvel,' 'Game of Thrones' and 'Lord of the Rings' spinoffs3min'I feel at peace': Johnny Depp reacts to verdict in libel lawsuit against Amber Heard2minTom Cruise calls Lady Gaga's musical themes 'the heart' of 'Top Gun: Maverick'2minHere's what Def Leppard learned from the Rolling Stones ahead of new album, tour2min'They'll be writing about it online': Ewan McGregor previews 'Obi-Wan Kenobi' lightsaber2min'I'd do anything for those kids': Winona Ryder talks about her 'Stranger Things' co-stars2min'American Idol' winner reveals he felt 'numb' when his name was called by Ryan Seacrest2minHarry Styles drops 'Harry's House,' explains how the 'forced pause' changed him2minRihanna and A$AP Rocky welcome a baby boy in Los Angeles: Reports
13minSpecial Delivery: Social Status & Nike take us back to school with the Penny 1 "Recess" pack12minSpecial Delivery: KITH celebrated a decade of HEAT with the NEW BALANCE 990 Anniversary Collection9minSpecial Delivery: The CLOT x Air Jordan 5 Low "Jade" is inspired by Chinese Culture11minSpecial Delivery: Rui Hachimura's 'Black Samurai' Jordan 8 should be Jordan Brand's new blueprint11minSpecial Delivery: You're missing the point with the A Ma Maniere Jordan 212minSpecial Delivery: SALEHE BEMBURY'S Crocs prove CLOGS are TAKING OVER sneaker culture9minSpecial Delivery: Nike FINALLY got it right with the GO FLYEASE11minSpecial Delivery: Why JFG x New Balance's "Conversations Amongst Us" collection is SO important9minSpecial Delivery: Did Nike WAIT too LONG to release the LEBRON 9 Low "LeBronald Palmer"?!10minSpecial Delivery: The Yeezy 450 is so UGLY, it's become PERFECT11minSpecial Delivery: The New Balance Kawhi 2 is literally cash11minSpecial Delivery: Concepts new MELLOW Air Max 1 is the trippiest shoe you'll ever see9minSpecial Delivery: Billie Eilish revives her FAVORITE retro Jordan, the Air Jordan 154min4 tips to keep shoes looking and smelling clean9minSpecial Delivery: Why Ishod Wair's new shoe is what sneaker culture needs11minSpecial Delivery: How LaMelo Ball's MB.01 has already changed Puma Basketball16minSpecial Delivery | We GIFTED D.C. United's Kevin Paredes his own CUSTOM Nike Dunks11minSpecial Delivery: The A Ma Maniere "Airness" Jordan 1 and the gentrification of sneakers9minSpecial Delivery: How Patta keeps creating the PERFECT Air Max 1's9minSpecial Delivery: Why Saquon Barkley's new Air Trainer 3 is a BOLD move for Nike8minSpecial Delivery: Nike's Air Force 1 Experimental is a Halloween MASTERPIECE8minSpecial Delivery: How Kanye is getting Yeezy to EVERYBODY with the 700 MNVN10minSpecial Delivery: Adidas FINALLY shows the Top Ten some well-deserved love with its ESPN collab9minSpecial Delivery: Retro-futurism?!? Explaining the WILD look of New Balance's XC729minSpecial Delivery: Did Social Status and Nike give us the SNEAKER OF THE YEAR?!?
1minGen. Michael Langley becomes Marine Corps' first Black four-star general ever1minInflation Reduction Act passes in Senate, targets reducing drug prices, clean energy1minBiden still testing positive for COVID-19, White House says no travel until negative test2min'This fight is not over': Biden signs executive order to protect reproductive healthcare2minSpeaker Nancy Pelosi condemned by Chinese leaders over historic visit to Taiwan1minSenate passes PACT Act to help US vets exposed to burn pits, heads to Biden for signature1minBiden says CHIPS Act will boost economy, bring manufacturing jobs back to the US2minDOJ announces lawsuit to block Idaho's new abortion law, first since Roe v. Wade reversal2minBiden and Xi to continue talks amid growing tension over Taiwan, Russia's war in Ukraine1minManchin and Schumer reach agreement on energy, drug prices and taxes amid recession fears2minPresident Biden makes first public appearance since receiving a negative COVID-19 test2minPresident Biden slams Trump, praises Capitol Police who were 'brutalized' on Jan. 61minPresident Biden appears to have coughing spell at event while battling COVID1minRep. Lee Zeldin attacked during a gubernatorial campaign speech in New York2minSecurity cameras catch Sen. Josh Hawley running out of the Capitol during the Jan. 6 riots2minPreviously-unseen video shows Trump rehearsing speech after Jan. 6 riot1minDonald Trump did not want to use the word 'peace' in tweet on Jan. 6, witnesses say2minBiden says he's 'doing well' as White House urges Americans to get COVID-19 vaccine2minPresident Biden tests positive for COVID-19, cancels visit to Pennsylvania2minPelosi slams Republicans for wanting to criminalize birth control, vows to fight for women2minBiden says he'll use executive powers to fight climate change. Here's what that means.1min'Where is Bennie Thompson?' Steve Bannon bashes Jan. 6 committee chair outside courthouse1minDemocrats' two abortion-rights bills seek to avoid 'a country of forced birth'2minPresident Biden announces $316 million in aid for Palestinians2minWho are the Oath Keepers and what's their anti-government vision?
The Humankind Connection
25minThe Humankind Connection: Six sob-worthy surprise homecomings21minThe Humankind Connection: Awesome academic achievements23minThe Humankind Connection: How six Team USA athletes made it to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics21minThe Humankind Connection: 6 stories of kindness that will restore your faith in humanity27minThe Humankind Connection: 10 times family mattered more than anything else23minThe Humankind Connection: 22 incredible people up for Humankind
2minHow to properly store fruits like apples and oranges5min4 affordable gifts for Dad this Father's Day2minHow to unclog a toilet without using a plunger2minThis affordable gift is perfect for the Dad who loves cars2minHow to utilize kitchen shears in different ways2minThis affordable gift is perfect for the Dad who loves to garden2minThis affordable gift is perfect for the Dad who loves coffee4min7 items to never bring to the beach2minHow to make your own toilet spray3min5 simple tips to conserve water at home1minHow to remove candle wax from rugs2minThis affordable kitchen tool is a perfect gift for Dad4min3 kitchen tools and how to use them properly2min5 tips to decompress after a long day2minHow to easily peel ginger without using a peeler5min3 techniques to achieve peaceful meditation2minHow to take care of your candle so they last longer5min3 unexpected food items to grill for the summer2minHow to grill desserts like s'mores and cookies2minHow to create a bedtime routine to help you fall asleep2minWhy you should use a grill to make a salad5min3 hidden places you aren't cleaning in your house1min3 unusual ways to use a peeler2minHow to make breakfast on a grill2minHow to easily clean dusty baseboards
1minBiden still testing positive for COVID-19, White House says no travel until negative test2minDepartment of Transportation proposes new rules for airlines, announces refund policy3minThis is what experts say went wrong with the US management of monkeypox3minThis man's neighborly good deed inspired a green army of kindness volunteers2minPresident Biden makes first public appearance since receiving a negative COVID-19 test1minPresident Biden appears to have coughing spell at event while battling COVID2minBiden says he's 'doing well' as White House urges Americans to get COVID-19 vaccine2minPresident Biden tests positive for COVID-19, cancels visit to Pennsylvania1min'Where is Bennie Thompson?' Steve Bannon bashes Jan. 6 committee chair outside courthouse3minHere's why zoonotic diseases like monkeypox are on the rise2minHere's why herd immunity for COVID-19 may not be attainable2minVice President Harris warns of healthcare worker burnout due to COVID-19 pandemic1minCOVID-19 infections rising again due to new subvariants, waning vaccine protection1minActress Patti LuPone scolds audience member for not wearing a mask to Broadway event1minUS nears 1 million COVID-19 deaths, Biden orders flags lowered3minHere's why health experts say COVID-19 isn't endemic, yet2minPresident Biden roasts himself, Trump and the GOP at White House Correspondents' Dinner2minAfter a two year hiatus, the White House correspondents' dinner is back1minDr. Fauci says the COVID-19 pandemic is 'not over'2minBiden administration to make COVID-19 medication Paxlovid more widely accessible1minAirplane passengers cheer as mask mandate is lifted on public transportation2minWhite House responds to Florida judge voiding travel mask mandate after CDC extension3minDeath doulas: How COVID shifted society's view of death and dying1min'I'm really proud of him': Andrew Garfield reacts to Lin-Manuel Miranda's Oscars absence4minNurse pampers patients on her days off by brushing and braiding hair
23minUnique friendships, art bring China's history to life26minTheater, art and dance forge special friendships24minCreatives in China bond over music, opera and art23minProjects in science and culture form lasting bonds24minEducation brings these lifelong friends together26minAnimals, plants and paleontology forge friendships25minA Tibetan teen embraces ancestral farming ways26minStory of an olive core carver and forest ranger26minConnections: A look at culture, history and cuisine in China26minThe art of design, fashion and embroidery in China24minThrough Chinese culture, friendships are forged45minAn intimate look into ancestral Chinese festivals45minA cultural look into Lunar New Year celebrations26minSeal cutting and soccer honors Chinese heritage
2minVin Scully: Reflecting on the legendary broadcaster's impact and legacy2minMiami Dolphins owner suspended for tampering with Tom Brady, Sean Payton2minNightengale: Padres are 'all in' on World Series after historic trade to land Juan Soto24minTim Tebow and Drew Brees talk all things football | Sports Seriously1minWhy James Harden took a pay cut to stay with the 76ers2minHow does Kyler Murray's new contract impact Lamar Jackson's negotiations?2minWill the Nationals trade Juan Soto before the MLB trade deadline?10minBefore you watch the MLB All-Star Game, watch our favorite wholesome baseball moments2minKhloé Kardashian 'incredibly grateful' to surrogate for second child with Tristan Thompson2minMLB MVP front-runners at the midway point of the season1minAL and NL Cy Young favorites at midway point of MLB season9minCody Bellinger reflects on last season, looks ahead to second half of 202224minCowboys' Micah Parson responds to smack talk from Eagles' A.J. Brown | Sports Seriously2minKyrie Irving opts in with Nets, but that doesn't mean he's staying10minIman Shumpert talks hoops, his DWTS win, and takes us inside the iconic 2016 Cavs locker room1minWhat the Houston Rockets are getting in No. 3 pick Jabari Smith Jr.1minWhat the Orlando Magic are getting in No. 1 pick Paolo Banchero2minTexas Longhorns alter program by securing prized QB Arch Manning2minRoger Goodell faces House Oversight Committee, asked about racism, policing in America2minStephen Curry, Golden State Warriors celebrate 2022 NBA Finals win against Boston Celtics2minColts' Nyheim Hines says Matt Ryan is already proving himself in Indianapolis2minColts RB Nyheim Hines explains how team let Jonathan Taylor down last season2minSports washing: Why the goal of LIV has nothing to do with golf2minWhat Tiger Woods decision to turn down LIV means for his legacy, golf2minWhy the PGA Tour should hold strong over LIV Golf
4minCar plunges into cold water and starts sinking as rescuers frantically try to save driver4minWhen heroes surprise heroes, we're a puddle of tears4minA family on the verge of losing their toddler meets the woman who saved their child's life4minThe 8 loudest military homecomings of all time4minArmy couple pulls off 6 scream-worthy surprises4minSo much celebrating as dad lands rover on Mars4minWatch the emotional reunion when a woman surprises the auntie and grandma who raised her4minMemphis mom touches the lives of 75 foster kids4minGrieving family hears son's heart beat again4minDad's jaw drops at best birthday gift ever4minHomes 4 Families helps veterans find affordable housing4minChimps see the sky barrier-free for first time5minPastor spent two years in her own homeless shelter to raise money4min'Recycling Grannies' turn trash into treasure3minHappy and healed, seals bounce back to the water3minQuarterback's jaw drops when this surprise guest walks onto the football field4minSneaky birthday surprise caught by doorbell camera4min3rd grader creates multicultural crayons4minDad squeals with delight when gifted a rabbit4min"It was like magic!" Bride's parents miraculously make it to Florida in time for wedding1minDisneyland's Avengers Campus welcomes Marvel lovers, next generation of superheroes4minTwin sisters ask their stepmom to officially adopt them in touching Mother's Day gift1minVictoria's Secret's Sofía Jirau becomes their first model with Down syndrome4minMom passes the bar exam after 10 years of trying3minSailor makes it home for birth of first child
3minSlice of pizza saves woman's life4minAirman pulls off five surprise reunions in a day10minMilitary moms go crazy when their kids come home3minBeer and brotherhood unite Marines at gravesite3minSmall token of kindness changing lives and lawns2minCoast Guard dad gives son epic surprise3minSoldier surprises fiancee with homecoming3minArmy Dad pulls off dual surprise for daughters at school3minSoldier uses inflatable duck to surprise son with his military homecoming3minFortnite mystery dancer puzzles kids in their backyard6minCheck out these emotions in motion as a parade of military heroes come home1minLittle brother prank backfires with big brother surprise4minTeen tackles Airman mom when she surprises him5minAct of kindness snowballs into amazing gift for veteran whose scooter broke down5min9 TikTok military reunions that have us in tears2minSoldier's mom freaks out when son returns home3minArmy dad hides inside cardboard box3minGroom leaves wedding to save drowning man3minWWII Navy veteran returns to the skies2minYoung boy steals the show during wedding vows5minWWII veteran surprised by the young penpal he's wanted to meet for 12 years2minWatch this sweet reaction to Navy aunt's homecoming4minAirman lands amazing surprises for his family3minArmy father creates special memories with daughter3minMom and daughter sob with joy after 17 months apart
Just the FAQs
3minThis is what experts say went wrong with the US management of monkeypox3minHere's how solar storms can cause problems to our power grid3minIs Russia gaining momentum in Ukraine? Here's what we know about the new phase of the war.3minHow air pollution affects the human body and impacts the most vulnerable in our society3minIs the Supreme Court getting political? Here's what we know.3minHere is why Biden is proposing a gas tax holiday3minHere's why zoonotic diseases like monkeypox are on the rise3minHere's what the Federal Reserve's key interest rate hike means for your finances3minA new diabetes drug is helping patients lose weight, here's how much it could cost3minWhat is gerrymandering and how does it impact our democracy?2minHere's why herd immunity for COVID-19 may not be attainable3minHere's why car recalls have been on the rise and what to do if your car has one3minHere's why we shouldn't be too concerned about monkeypox3minCan social media use put you at higher risk for depression, anxiety? Here's what we know.3minHere's why there is a baby formula shortage in the US and what's being done about it3minHere's why health experts say COVID-19 isn't endemic, yet4minHere's why certain parts of the US get hit the hardest by tornadoes3minHere's what we know after the Supreme Court leak on Roe v. Wade3minLyme disease is on the rise: What to do if you get a tick bite3minHere's how Russian propaganda is being combatted during the Ukraine war3minWhat this SCOTUS school prayer case could mean for the future of religious freedom3minWhat really happens to your recyclables and why they may not go where you think3minCan the Biden administration still lift immigration policy Title 42? Here's what we know.3minHere's who is eligible for a higher tax refund this year3minHere's how social media and the COVID-19 pandemic have contributed to rising gun violence
2minWelcome aboard Air Horse One4minOrphaned elephants get second chance at survival4min70-year-old elephant finally living her best life2minBaby bison is a research milestone3minHomeless man's tearful reunion with lost dog2minElementary school hires four-legged staff member1minCar-surfing raccoon scares the daylights out of driver3minDriver takes hitchhiking frog miles to a safe new home2minCat eagerly awaits soldier's homecoming2minHowling husky vs. crying baby1minBusted! Bear caught stealing bird food in broad daylight4minHero doesn't hesitate jumping into water to rescue a baby deer4minChimps see the sky barrier-free for first time2minThis raccoon has no fear4minBald eagle weighed down by 8-pound ball of ice1minRare raccoon spotted in backyards4minSwift action decides wolf's fate4minDramatic reunion puts baby sloth back with mama3minGoat stranded for days on side of mountain4minA photographer is on a mission to bring joy to the world, one tiny squirrel prop at a time1min10-year-old sings to stressed shelter animals1minPolice officer braves busy highway to save kitten4minOrphaned squirrel lives in New York home with a cat and the man who raised him1minThis cat waiting for deliveries is all of us3minDaring cat rescue from icy lake