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"When I was growing up, I didn't have a show like this to watch," says Andrea Bang. Her sitcom role is a coup for the actor, who is passionate about visibility of Asians in media.

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Tim Blais, better known as A Capella Science, has defied all stereotypes of what it means to be a physicist.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Syrian ambassador to Iran, Adnan Mahmoud, on Saturday condoled with the Iranian nation and government on the tragic building collapse, which killed and injured dozens of firefi
London, Jan 21, IRNA – Iran's flags in its embassies in Britain and Ireland were flown in the half-mast position in respect to the firefighters who lost their lives while trying to contain fire i
Vienna, Jan 21, IRNA – On the tragic occasion of Plasco building collapse in Tehran on Thursday, January 19, Iran embassy in Vienna flew Iranian flag in half-mast position on Saturday.
Beirut, Jan 21, IRNA – Lebanese Parliament Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Saturday condoled with the Iranian government and nation over the deadly collapse of Plasco building, which killed and injured doze
They are fashion's new celebrity aristocracy, the sons and daughters of stars who are themselves becoming the kings and queens of the catwalk shows.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Head of Iraq National Coalition, Ammar Hakim, has offered condolences on martyrdom of a number of Iranian firefighters in Tehran Plasco building's inferno and collapse on J
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – At most 25 people have been killed or missing in the Plasco Trade Center building collapse downtown Tehran, according to Jalaleddin Maleki, the spokesman of Tehran Fire Departm
Kerman, Jan 21, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 4.6 on Richter scale jolted the city of Baft in the southern province on Saturday.
Islamabad, Jan 21, IRNA – The government of Pakistan has offered condolences to the government and people of Iran for a second time over the tragic loss of precious lives in the fire accident in a bu
London, Jan 21, IRNA – The staff of Dublin's fire stations shared sympathy with families of the bereaved families of the victims of the January 19 Plasco Trade Center fire and collapse by attendi
Tina Knowles Lawson remains the inspiration for the chart-topping daughters she raised while running a hair salon in Houston.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – An official at the Tehran Emergency Center says that the number of people wounded at the Plasco Trade Center Thursday big fire has risen to 119.
Aziz Ansari makes his “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut post-inauguration. And Idina Menzel takes on the Bette Midler role in “Beaches.”
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 4.3 degrees on the Richter scale hit the city of Kazeroun in Fars province in Southern Iran.
On Inauguration Day, performers in New York looked to the future and raised money for causes like civil liberties and women’s health.
After the death this month of Paula Dell, one of the pioneering stuntwomen in Hollywood, New York Times reporters asked professional stuntwomen about the job.
At a conversation at the Brooklyn Museum, the two feminist artists looked back at their roots and contemplated creativity in the age of Trump.
Mr. Ferrer had recently reprised his role as the F.B.I. forensics expert Albert Rosenfield in a revival of “Twin Peaks,” which is to start in May.
Traditional TV networks are following Netflix Inc.’s lead by releasing all new episodes of a series at the same time, a step to win over binge viewers who do not want to wait a week for the next insta
Ten years after the watershed environmental documentary An Inconvenient Truth debuted, climate change is as dire as ever and yet the solutions are right in front of us.
Film lovers around town may thank Theresa Brexit-means-Brexit May for the glacial pace of the U.K.’s self-imposed exile from the European Union.
Mr. Shaw, from St. Louis, became a vital part of New York’s jazz vanguard, leading the Human Arts Ensemble and playing with Cecil Taylor and Anthony Braxton.
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Understudies step in to give robust performances in lead roles in Bizet’s opera at the Metropolitan Opera.
They didn’t set out to be controversial, but their show sure became so. And the story seems newly relevant.
A Lifetime do-over of that 1988 tear-jerker movie features Idina Menzel and Nia Long. (And you-know-who still dies.)
Ms. Dell worked as a stunt double in films like “Thoroughly Modern Millie” and “The Poseidon Adventure” and in the TV series “Charlie’s Angels.”
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Teen singer Jackie Evancho delivered a soft-voiced rendition of the U.S. national anthem at Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony on Friday, but the in
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