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How a cat rescue worker created an internet splash with a 'CatVana' adoption campaign

Friday, May 19, 2023

If you're on the market for a "2015 Furcedes" named Buddy you're in luck, thanks to a social media manager's campaign modeled after Carvana. Pippi's Place in Atlanta has a Furrari and a Meowzda, too.


Our future on Twitter

Wednesday, April 12, 2023

NPR will no longer actively maintain its flagship Twitter (@NPR) or any other official NPR accounts


Buffalo Bills player Damar Hamlin is in critical condition after collapsing in a game

Monday, January 02, 2023

The Monday night game between the Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals was suspended after Bills safety Damar Hamlin collapsed on the field. Hamlin was in critical condition, the NFL said.


Kyrie Irving's partnership with Nike is officially terminated

Monday, December 05, 2022

Following an initial suspension a month ago, Nike has now terminated its contract with Irving over his antisemitic social media posts.


An unarmed guard prevented a gunman from entering a Buffalo treatment clinic

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

A man walked into a substance abuse treatment clinic in Buffalo with an AR-15. But an unarmed guard stopped him from making it past the lobby and took him outside.


Ye can't sell 'White Lives Matter' shirts — 2 Black radio hosts own the trademark

Friday, November 04, 2022

Ramses Ja and Quinton Ward, hosts of the radio show Civic Cipher, now own the trademark "White Lives Matter," so the phrase can't be used to sell merchandise.


The status of Ye's Donda Academy is unclear after uproar over his antisemitic remarks

Thursday, October 27, 2022

There were mixed signals about whether Ye's unaccredited Christian private school is closing. The uncertainty comes as businesses continue to dissociate from the rapper.


The family of George Floyd plans to file a $250 million lawsuit against Ye

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

The announcement of the lawsuit comes after Ye, the rapper formerly known as Kanye West, made comments about Floyd's death on the podcast Drink Champs.


'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' won't be on TV this year. Here's how to watch

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

For only the second time since it was released 56 years ago, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown will not be airing on television. Here's how you can watch it.


America's next top mullet will soon be crowned

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Voting for the USA Mullet Championships is determining who has the best business-in-the-front, party-in-the-back hairstyle in America.


Blink-182 are getting the band back together with a new tour

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Blink-182 announced new tour dates and music, with Tom DeLonge rejoining Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker for the first time since 2015.


Owners of a small deli are charged with fraud for valuing business at $100 million

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

In an alleged scheme that temporarily inflated the market value of a tiny New Jersey deli to more than $100 million, three men have been charged with securities fraud and market manipulation.


John Cena sets a new Guinness World record by granting 650 Make-A-Wish wishes

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Actor and WWE wrestling icon John Cena has just set a new Guinness World Record for granting 650 wishes through the Make-A-Wish foundation.


Boston Celtics suspend coach Ime Udoka for the upcoming season

Friday, September 23, 2022

The coach — who led the Celtics to the NBA finals last season — says he accepts the team's decision. The organization cited "violations of team policies" but did not give specifics.


Please don't cook chicken in NyQuil, the FDA asks TikTok users

Thursday, September 22, 2022

The challenge, which originated in part from a 2017 Twitter joke, is the subject of an FDA warning about unhealthy cooking challenges from TikTok.


Migrants flown to Martha's Vineyard have filed a lawsuit against Gov. DeSantis

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Attorneys for Civil Rights filed a federal civil rights class action lawsuit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on behalf of migrants who were unexpectedly flown to Martha's Vineyard.


DeSantis defends Martha's Vineyard migrant flights after Texas investigation opens

Monday, September 19, 2022

A Texas sheriff has opened a criminal investigation into flights ordered by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis that took the migrants to Massachusetts. DeSantis says outrage over the flights was misplaced.


Does controversy sell movie tickets? The cast of 'Don't Worry Darling' might find out

Wednesday, September 07, 2022

The premiere of the film Don't Worry Darling at the Venice Film Festival has created new memes and much-debated moments — none of which involve what actually happens onscreen.


What you should know about Rett syndrome, the condition that Richard Engel's son had

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

NBC correspondent Richard Engel announced that his son Henry, who had been diagnosed with Rett syndrome as an infant, died on August 9. Here's what to know about the disorder.


The WNBA playoffs begin tonight with eight teams chasing the title

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

The Chicago Sky are attempting to become the first team in 20 years to win back-to-back championships. And Seattle Storm star Sue Bird will be retiring after a 19-year career in the league.