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K-Pop band BTS becomes the first Korean Twitter account to get 20 million followers

South Korean boy band BTS (aka the Bangtan Boys) are among the K-Pop artists going mainstream.

3:17 p.m. May 24, 2019
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Tentative $44 million deal reached to pay Harvey Weinstein’s accusers, creditors

Harvey Weinstein, women who accused him of sexual misconduct, his former film studio’s board members and the New York attorney general’s office have reached a tentative $44 million deal to resolve lawsuits and compensate alleged victims of the Hollywood producer, according to people familiar with the matter.

8:27 p.m. May 23, 2019
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Tarantino’s latest film draws 6-minute standing ovation in Cannes — and millions are clicking on this trailer

Quentin Tarantino is used to adoration from Hollywood insiders, but what happened in Cannes was some next-level love.

12:55 p.m. May 22, 2019
‘Big Bang Theory’ finale gets huge ratings for CBS

The back-to-back, two-episode finale of the nerdy CBS comedy’s 12-season run drew 18.5 million live viewers Thursday night to easily win the week, the Nielsen company said Tuesday.

5:34 p.m. May 21, 2019
 -  Al Freni
Coca-Cola is bringing back the failed New Coke recipe in honor of ‘Stranger Things’

Season 3 of the show will take place in the summer of 1985, when Coca-Cola changed its recipe — New Coke was considered one of the biggest marketing blunders of all time and was dropped after 79 days.

5:02 p.m. May 21, 2019
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Alabama Public Television refuses to air two gay cartoon animals getting married

While the rest of the country aired the Season 22 premier of “Arthur,” which included the same-sex wedding of two cartoon animals, Alabama Public Television instead decided to go with a less-controversial rerun. This is the South, after all.

2:56 p.m. May 21, 2019
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Sophie Turner slams ‘disrespectful’ petitions to redo the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

The actress responded to viewer backlash against the HBO series’ last season.

11:29 a.m. May 21, 2019
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The most egregious twist in the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale: Two plastic water bottles

Millions of viewers tuned into HBO to watch the last episode of the epic drama, but some noticed another 21st century flub.

7:16 p.m. May 20, 2019
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It’s official: The ‘Game of Thrones’ finale was HBO’s most-watched episode ever

The divisive ending set an all-time HBO ratings record of 19.3 million viewers, including replays and streams.

4:28 p.m. May 20, 2019
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The final winners of ‘Game of Thrones’

HBO’s final episode of ‘Game of Thrones’ ended with the coronation of a new king

12:22 p.m. May 20, 2019
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