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- U.N. warns of Muslim ‘cleansing’ in Central African Republic
- Senate blocks change to military sex assault cases
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- De Blasio’s wife irks former mansion chef with ‘servant’ remark
- Russia’s neighbors shiver amid Putin’s Cold War moves in Ukraine
- New SAT: The essay portion is to become optional
- Military group can’t march to honor the fallen at Boston Marathon due to security changes
- Senate passes bills deleting ‘retarded’ from laws
- China announces biggest military hike in 3 years: We are not ‘boy scouts with spears’
Tuning in to TV: Kimmel, Chenoweth, Tomlin to honor Ellen DeGeneres
In 1997, Miss DeGeneres made history as the first prime-time TV lead character to reveal she’s gay.
The prize honors Mark Twain’s tradition of satire and social commentary.
NBC gives three new series full-season commitment
NBC has given an early sign of approval to three of its new series, handing each a full-season commitment.
The network announced Tuesday it is picking up for a full-season order the adventure-drama “Revolution” and the comedies “Go On” and “The New Normal,” the Associated Press reports.
The network said “Revolution,” from producer J.J. Abrams, has averaged a healthy 9.8 million viewers in its first three airings. “Go On,” which stars Matthew Perry, is averaging 8.6 million viewers thus far.
“The New Normal,” from producer Ryan Murphy, is averaging 6 million viewers.
Cartoon Network marks 20 years on the air
It’s been a long, strange 20 years for the Cartoon Network, which has flourished during a time when animation traced its way from the likes of “Scooby-Doo” to the racy, trippy fare now shown on Adult Swim.
The network is celebrating itself all month with on-air tributes, starting with a video released Monday that features more than 100 characters that have appeared on the channel coming together in a ravelike dance party, the Associated Press reports.
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