American Popular News for 10 Apr 2021
AI chip startup SambaNova systems has raised $650 million, bringing its total raised to over $1 billion at a $5 billion valuation.
SPOILER ALERT: Do not read ahead if you have not watched Season 5, Episode 5 of "The Masked Singer," which aired April 7 on Fox. Nick Cannon is back. "The Masked Singer" host, who had been absent so... far in Season 5 due to testing positive for COVID-19, returned on Wednesday in the most appropriate […]
How did the Collison brothers go from stab city to Silicon Valley billionaires?
'The Serpent' star Jenna Coleman reveals how production on the Netflix series was tough due to the weather, the pandemic, and more.
The Goldbergs is remembering the late George Segal and his beloved character, Pops. On Wednesday, April 7, ABC's long-running sitcom aired Pops' final episode, which ended with a...
Jurors heard from two key witnesses, including the chief of police. He said Mr. Chauvin "absolutely" violated department policies.
Sony's PlayStation 5 is still extremely difficult to find. Here are links to all the stores selling Sony's hot hardware.
Thirteen people at a COVID-19 vaccination site in Colorado had adverse reactions to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on Wednesday — shutting down operations for the day, a report said. Officials did... not disclose the types of reactions suffered by less than 1 percent of the more than 1,700 people given shots. Officials did not...
‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ co-stars Kiernan Shipka and Gavin Leatherwood join forces for Rag & Bone Eyewear’s spring-summer 2021 project. Using their iPhones to take pictures around Los... Angeles, the actors pose in stylish optical and sunglass frames. The pair also model ready-to-wear designs from the New York-based brand. Kiernan sports a striped sweater and...
Nasim Pedrad shares what aspects of her personal life inspired her new TBS series Chad.
The Aquaman actor has once again lost shirt, but not for the big screen.
Britain's Prince Philip, a stalwart supporter of his wife, Queen Elizabeth II, for over seven decades, died Friday. He was 99.
Biologists have long experienced the challenges of documenting ocean life, with many species of fish proving quite sensitive to the underwater movements of humans.
Two officers involved in the shooting of an unarmed man last year as they struggled to detain him at a busy downtown CTA train station now face dismissal from the Chicago Police Department, city... records show.
Two Texas children — a girl, 7 and a boy, 11 — have died in a freak fall from the bucket of a moving backhoe, and now their father, who was driving, is facing manslaughter charges. The tragic kids... were among several children and adults who were on board or hanging on to the construction...
The former NFL player who gunned down five people in South Carolina on Wednesday, including a doctor and his family, reportedly had his medication taken away by the victim before his killing spree.... The potential motive behind the bloodshed carried out by Phillip Adams was revealed Thursday by South Carolina Rep. Ralph Norman in an...
A man in the Philippines has died after being forced to do 300 squats for breaching Covid curfews, making him the latest victim of the country's often brutal approach to enforcing restrictions.
All of the nation’s school kids should be back in classrooms by the fall, the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. “We should anticipate, come September 2021,... that schools should be full-fledged in person and all of our children back in the classroom,” Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the federal agency's director,told...
The son of a murdered Austin-area jeweler was sentenced to 35 years behind bars after admitting he paid a hitman to kill his father Wednesday. Nicolas Patrick Shaughnessy, 22, pleaded guilty to murder... during a virtual court hearing. Family members found the deal inadequate, they said in a statement. "It would be our hope that...
Patching in industrial settings is hard. Ransomware shutting down production is harder.
Die With Glory lets you play the part of Sigurd, a brave old viking warrior who must find an epic way to die so he can enter Valhalla.
The Kincade Fire destroyed 374 structures, including 170 homes, and injured six firefighters. No one was killed in the blaze.
A small-time actor whose credits date back more than a decade was arrested on Tuesday for an alleged Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors out of $227 million.
Gibbs dug himself in pretty deep this time, and there may not be any coming back.
Not long before former President Donald Trump left office, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) privately approached the White House and asked for blanket preemptive pardons for himself and unidentified... congressional allies to cover any crimes they may have committed, two people with knowledge of the discussions told The New York Times. Last week, the Times reported that Gaetz is the subject of a Department of Justice inquiry, which is said to be an investigation into whether Gaetz had sex with a 17-year-old girl and paid women he recruited to have sex. People familiar with the matter told the Times this is part of a larger probe into one of Gaetz's associates, Joel Greenberg, the former tax collector of Seminole County, Florida. Greenberg has been charged with child sex trafficking. The DOJ...