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A bright lower level basement uses sliding doors as a natural light source.

Good photos help home sales

A bright lower level basement uses sliding doors as a natural light source.

November 28, 2020, 6:00am Life

When it comes to properly presenting your home for sale, next to pricing, solid photography tops the list. Photography serves as your first point of entry to potential buyers, the portal to first impressions. Can you take photos yourself, can your broker, or should you hire a professional? When looking… Read story

Lunar eclipse coming Sunday night, though it might be hard to see

November 27, 2020, 10:17am Life

The celestial bodies are aligning for a show this weekend, though clouds over Portland might block it from view. Read story

An elephant named "Kaavan," who waiting to be transported to a sanctuary in Cambodia, walks at the Maragzar Zoo in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Iconic singer and actress Cher was set to visit Pakistan on Friday to celebrate the departure of Kaavan, dubbed the "world's loneliest elephant," who will soon leave a Pakistani zoo for better conditions after years of lobbying by animal rights groups and activists.

Cher in Pakistan to help ‘world’s loneliest elephant’

An elephant named "Kaavan," who waiting to be transported to a sanctuary in Cambodia, walks at the Maragzar Zoo in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Iconic singer and actress Cher was set to visit Pakistan on Friday to celebrate the departure of Kaavan, dubbed the "world's loneliest elephant," who will soon leave a Pakistani zoo for better conditions after years of lobbying by animal rights groups and activists.

November 27, 2020, 8:35am Life

ISLAMABAD — Iconic singer and actress Cher is in Pakistan to celebrate the departure of Kaavan, dubbed the “world’s loneliest elephant,” who will soon leave a Pakistani zoo for better conditions after years of lobbying by animal rights groups and activists. Read story

This image released by DreamWorks shows Grug Crood, voiced by Nicolas Cage, in a scene from the animated film "The Croods: A New Age." (DreamWorks Animation via AP)

Belated ‘Croods’ sequel fun for kids

This image released by DreamWorks shows Grug Crood, voiced by Nicolas Cage, in a scene from the animated film "The Croods: A New Age." (DreamWorks Animation via AP)

November 27, 2020, 6:02am Entertainment

Remember “The Croods”? It’s understandable if the answer is a “sure, kinda?” The 2013 animated film about a cave family in a fictional prehistoric era featuring the voices of Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds and Cloris Leachman was pretty enjoyable, made a decent amount of money and even got… Read story

FILE - Kurt Russell, left, and Goldie Hawn appear at the premiere of Hawn's film, "Snatched" in Los Angeles on May 10, 2017. Russell and Hawn star in the holiday film "The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two," premiering Friday on Netflix.

Hawn, Russell save Christmas

FILE - Kurt Russell, left, and Goldie Hawn appear at the premiere of Hawn's film, "Snatched" in Los Angeles on May 10, 2017. Russell and Hawn star in the holiday film "The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two," premiering Friday on Netflix.

November 27, 2020, 6:02am Entertainment

They may be one of Hollywood’s most beloved couples, but Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn have never felt the pressure to use that unmatched chemistry for the big screen time and time again. Since 1987’s “Overboard,” they’ve received hundreds of opportunities to reunite in a film. Although none seemed quite… Read story

FILE - Honoree actor-comedian Eddie Murphy attends the WSJ. Magazine 2019 Innovator Awards in New York on Nov. 6, 2019. "Coming 2 America," the sequel to the 1988 Eddie Murphy comedy, has landed on a date to come to audiences. Amazon Studios announced Friday that the film which reunites Murphy and Arsenio Hall will debut on Amazon Prime Video on March 5, 2021.

‘Coming 2 America’ date set

FILE - Honoree actor-comedian Eddie Murphy attends the WSJ. Magazine 2019 Innovator Awards in New York on Nov. 6, 2019. "Coming 2 America," the sequel to the 1988 Eddie Murphy comedy, has landed on a date to come to audiences. Amazon Studios announced Friday that the film which reunites Murphy and Arsenio Hall will debut on Amazon Prime Video on March 5, 2021.

November 27, 2020, 6:02am Entertainment

“Coming 2 America,” the sequel to the 1988 Eddie Murphy comedy, has landed on a release date. The film, which reunites Murphy and Arsenio Hall, will debut on Amazon Prime Video on March 5, 2021, Amazon Studios said. Read story

Actress and singer Cher and actor Nicolas Cage on the set of "Moonstruck." (Sunset Boulevard/Corbis)

Why ‘Moonstruck’ is the movie we need right now

Actress and singer Cher and actor Nicolas Cage on the set of "Moonstruck." (Sunset Boulevard/Corbis)

November 27, 2020, 6:02am Entertainment

So many romantic comedies take place against a backdrop of the happy brightness of summer, or the picture-perfect colors of fall, or the sparkling whimsy of the holiday season. “Moonstruck,” playing against type, takes place in November. The skies are gray and cold, and everybody’s shivering on the Brooklyn streets… Read story

‘Chicken lady’ mentors others

November 27, 2020, 6:00am Life

PHILADELPHIA — Gwenne Baile, the mother hen of South Jersey’s thriving backyard chicken scene, knows her flock by more than just their names. Read story

Dog day care owners say front-line workers helped save their businesses when the coronavirus pandemic hit and their other customers started working from home.

Dog day cares weather pandemic

Dog day care owners say front-line workers helped save their businesses when the coronavirus pandemic hit and their other customers started working from home.

November 27, 2020, 6:00am Life

DETROIT — Erica Hill’s best friend weighs only 13 pounds, but he can be a terror of a terrier. Read story

A bunch of grapes hang from the vine at English Estate Winery, Vancouver's oldest vineyard and winery. English Estate is among 16 Clark County wineries participating in a wine tour re-imagined for the pandemic.

Clark County wineries open for annual tour

A bunch of grapes hang from the vine at English Estate Winery, Vancouver's oldest vineyard and winery. English Estate is among 16 Clark County wineries participating in a wine tour re-imagined for the pandemic.

November 27, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

Instead of abandoning plans for its sixth annual wine tour, the Southwest Washington Winery Association revamped the event for pandemic-era safety. Read story