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Science finds that being kind pays off

July 7, 2020, 6:02am Life

Acts of kindness may not be that random after all. Science says being kind pays off. Read story

Warming waters leave fish at risk

July 7, 2020, 6:00am Life

Global warming looks like it will be a bigger problem for the world’s fish species than scientists first thought: A new study shows that when fish are spawning or are embryos they are more vulnerable to hotter water. Read story

Scientists have discovered a pocket-sized dinosaur forerunner

July 6, 2020, 5:02pm Life

Meet Kongonaphon kely, a pocket-sized dinosaur forerunner that was smaller than your cellphone. Read story

Country rocker and fiddler Charlie Daniels dies at age 83

July 6, 2020, 10:33am Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Country music firebrand and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at age 83. Read story

Spaghetti Western movie composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91

July 6, 2020, 10:10am Entertainment

ROME — Ennio Morricone, the Oscar-winning Italian composer who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” and often haunting soundtracks for such classic Hollywood gangster movies as “The Untouchables” and the epic “Once Upon A Time In America,” died Monday. He was 91. Read story

Broadway star Nick Cordero, 41, dies from virus complications

July 5, 2020, 6:51pm Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-nominated actor Nick Cordero, who specialized in playing tough guys on Broadway in such shows as “Waitress,” “A Bronx Tale” and “Bullets Over Broadway,” has died in Los Angeles after suffering severe medical complications after contracting the coronavirus. He was 41. Read story

To travel or not to travel?

July 5, 2020, 6:25am Life

To travel or not to travel? Read story

Check it Out: Beat summer boredom by reading a book

July 5, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

As an adult, I look back at childhood summers full of long days and lots of freedom, and I wonder how I ever had the nerve to complain to my mom, “I’m bored.” But I’m guessing that every summer more than one little kid goes to his parents and says exactly the same thing. It might be especially challenging for parents this summer. “Go play with your friends” might not… Read story

Allegations of bias upend leadership at Vancouver’s Magenta Theater

July 5, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

A few weeks ago, any underlying history of racial tension at Magenta Theater was just that: underlying, simply simmering. Read story

Hot news cycle leads CNN to best ratings in 40 years

July 5, 2020, 6:02am Entertainment

NEW YORK — An extraordinary stretch of news with the coronavirus pandemic and racial reckoning triggered by George Floyd’s death has led CNN to its biggest audience for any three-month period in the network’s 40-year history. Read story