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Earnhardt Jr. sees different horsepower with Derby, 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will experience a different type of horsepower before NBC's coverage of the NASCAR Cup Series season revs up next month. The retired NASCAR star will be at the Ken...

Rocker Ian McDonald of King Crimson and Foreigner dies at 75

LONDON (AP) — Ian McDonald, a co-founder of pioneering progressive rock band King Crimson and stadium rock hitmaker Foreigner, has died. He was 75. A representative said McDonald die...

Explosion at Baltimore coal terminal; no reported injuries

BALTIMORE (AP) — An explosion at a CSX facility in Baltimore created a loud boom Thursday, but officials said no injuries were reported. Coal was moving though tunnels near Benhill ...

Hong Kong's biggest summer carnival – "Kid-trepreneur market" opening soon

A 40,000sq2 start up market powered by kids' boundless creativity & potentialsFeaturing 30 + games & workshops & Idyllic picnic zone with 180° Repulse Bay view & Free ShuttleHONG KON...

‘Like Godzilla, but actually real’: Study shows T. rex numbered 2.5 billion

If one Tyrannosaurus rex — the school bus-sized meat-eating dinosaur that stalked the Cretaceous Period landscape — seems impressive, how about 2.5 billion of them? Researchers on Thurs...

Study: 2.5 billion T. rex roamed Earth, but not all at once

One Tyrannosaurus rex seems scary enough. Now picture 2.5 billion of them. That’s how many of the fierce dinosaur king probably roamed Earth over the course of a couple million years, a new study find...

Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails set for Rock Hall induction

NEW YORK (AP) — Years after their deaths, Whitney Houston, the Notorious B.I.G. and T. Rex's Marc Bolan will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Joining them as part of ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Oct. 15, the 289th day of 2020. There are 77 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 1...

Bones to pick, for $8M: Stan the T rex goes up for auction

NEW YORK (AP) — He weighed at least 7 tons and had eyes the size of baseballs. His bite could have crushed a car. He bore scars from fierce prehistoric battles. All this could be you...

Detroit-area residents lift spirits with costumed parades

FERNDALE, Mich. (AP) — Sarah Ignash spends her days looking after dogs in normal times. With her business temporarily shuttered because of the coronavirus, though, she's taken to walks on the wild sid...

Gaga says wrong time for 'Chromatica;' Rock Hall reschedules

From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here’s a look at some of the ways the entertainment industry is reacting to the spread of the coronavirus, which most ...

BBC's "Walking With Dinosaurs" kicks off at Taipei Arena

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— “Walking With Dinosaurs” featuring an 11 meter-tall brachiosaurus and battles between heavyweight dinosaurs, gets underway at Taipei Arena and runs until to Dec...

Something old, something new for Michael Stipe

NEW YORK (AP) — After Michael Stipe opens a gate to the abandoned Manhattan storefront that serves as his studio, you find a man easily traversing his past, present and future creative lives. ...

Fossil trove shows life's fast recovery after big extinction

NEW YORK (AP) — A remarkable trove of fossils from Colorado has revealed details of how mammals grew larger and plants evolved after the cataclysm that killed off the dinosaurs. The ...

Dave Matthews reacts to getting Rock Hall nomination

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dave Matthews is having a hard time imagining his band being included on the same Rock & Roll Hall of Fame list as other musical icons such as Whitney Houston. ...