California has cut off major cities in the Southwest off the waters of the Colorado River, sources said, before touching down on its agricultural supplies

CNN – In closed-door negotiations last week over the fate of the Colorado River, representatives from California’s strong water districts proposed modeling what the basin’s future would look like if some of the West’s largest cities — including Phoenix and Las Vegas — were cut off from the waters, three people familiar with the talks … Read more

Linda Ronstadt’s ‘Long, Long Time’ Streams Fly After ‘Last of Us’ Episode

CNN – Linda Ronstadt’s song “Long, Long Time” appears not once but three times in Sunday’s episode of “The Last of Us.” And fans of HBO’s latest hit are clearly taken aback by Ronstadt’s song, as streams of her song have ballooned since the episode premiered. Between 11 p.m. ET and midnight Sunday, Spotify streams … Read more

Laverne & Shirley star Cindy Williams has died at the age of 75

CNN – Cindy Williams, the dynamic actress best known for playing Shirley Feeney on the beloved sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has passed away, according to a statement from her family, provided to CNN by a CNN representative. She was 75 years old. Williams passed away after a short illness, according to a statement from her … Read more

CEOs are taking pay cuts after a brutal 2022

New York CNN Business – Corporate boards are slashing the salaries of some top CEOs in a new trend that could be just beginning. The pay cuts have affected some of America’s best-known and highest-paid CEOs, including Apple CEO Tim Cook, Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman, and Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon. The moves come … Read more

Why People Are Talking About Andrea Riseborough’s ‘To Leslie’ Oscar Campaign

CNN – Andrea Riseborough might not be a name that rings many bells for the average moviegoer. But, most likely, your favorite actor in that movie that you love knows exactly who she is. And they want her to win an Oscar. It’s, frankly, an odd tale — one that began in October with the … Read more

Ryan Reynolds watches the thrilling FA Cup match Wrexham

CNN – As the saying goes, it’s hope that kills you as a football fan – just ask Ryan Reynolds. The Hollywood actor experienced a full range of emotions on Sunday as he watched Wrexham – the club Reynolds co-owns with Rob McElhenney – draw 3-3 against Sheffield United in an FA Cup thriller. Reynolds … Read more

Opinion: Earth’s core is changing. What does that mean for us?

Editor’s note: Don Lincoln is a senior scientist at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. He is the author of several science books, including his new book, Einstein’s Unfinished Dream: A Practical Advancement Towards a Theory of Everything. He also produces a series of science education videos. Follow him on Facebook. The opinions expressed in this comment … Read more

A study finds that weight loss surgery extends life

CNN – Weight loss surgery lowers the risk of premature death, particularly from obesity-related conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease, according to a new 40-year study of nearly 22,000 people who had bariatric surgery in Utah. The study found that people who underwent one of four types of weight-loss surgery were less likely to … Read more

Analysis: Why are celebrity biographies often controversial?

CNN – With the 95th Academy Awards nominations announced this week, we’re going strong into awards season. Fasten seat belts! the The scent of fresh debate hung in the air, about who should win and who shouldn’t, which nomination was the greatest surprise, and, of course, what omission was the greatest snub. What is pop … Read more

Why urgent care centers are popping up everywhere

New York CNN – If you’re driving through a busy suburban mall or walking down a street in a major city, chances are you won’t go long without discovering Concentra, MedExpress, CityMD, or another urgent care center. Demand has skyrocketed at urgent care sites during the Covid-19 pandemic as people search for tests and treatments. … Read more