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 In this Nov. 20, 2017, file photo, Larry King attends the 45th International Emmy Awards at the New York Hilton, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87

Larry King, who helped define American conversation for a half-century, died today. He was 87.

January 23, 2021 8:22 am

NBC-Brokaw FILE - Tom Brokaw arrives at the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Jan. 11, 2009. Brokaw says he is retiring from NBC News after working at the network for 55 years. The author of

Tom Brokaw says he's retiring from NBC News after 55 years

NEW YORK -- NBC News veteran Tom Brokaw said Friday that he is retiring from the network after 55 years.

January 22, 2021 5:00 pm

People Dave Chappelle FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2019, file photo, Dave Chappelle arrives at Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for the 22nd Annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor presented to Dave Chappelle, in Washington. Chappelle tested positive for the coronavirus just before his comedy show scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 21, forcing his upcoming appearances to be canceled, a spokeswoman said. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File) (Owen Sweeney
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Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19; shows canceled

AUSTIN, Texas -- Dave Chappelle tested positive for the novel coronavirus just before his comedy show scheduled for Thursday, forcing his...

January 22, 2021 12:50 pm

People Dustin Diamond FILE - In this May 29, 2015, file photo, television actor Dustin Diamond, center, leaves court in Port Washington, Wis., after being convicted of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight on Christmas Day 2014. (AP Photo/Dana Ferguson, File) (Dana Ferguson
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Dustin Diamond undergoing chemotherapy treatments for cancer

Original “Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond has begun undergoing chemotherapy treatments after being diagnosed with...

January 21, 2021 4:30 pm

Biden Inauguration Country singer Garth Brooks shakes hands with President Joe Biden during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool) (Susan Walsh
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With passion and fashion, Lady Gaga delivers powerful anthem

A full-throated, supremely confident Lady Gaga belted out the national anthem at President Joe Biden's inauguration in a very Gaga way...

January 20, 2021 3:50 pm