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It's a boy! His name is Augustus. Disney’s Animal Kingdom has just revealed new details about the baby hippo born to mom Tuma on Jan. 13. As part of a magical moment on Kilimanjaro Safaris, roughly a dozen guests were the first to learn the hippo calf is a boy and his name is Augustus, according to Disney.
At the funeral today for the assistant football coach killed while protecting students in a mass shooting, the sheriff said, "Before you even heard how he died, you knew he died putting himself in harm's way to save others. Aaron Feis, 37, a father and husband, was one of the 17 people killed in the Valentine's Day massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. Feis died "running toward danger while others were correctly running away from danger," Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said at today's funeral.
Quincy Jones has apologized on Twitter after recently dropping bombshells about Michael Jackson, The Beatles and Marlon Brando after a surprise "family intervention" staged by his daughters. "A couple weekends ago, my six daughters (who I'm beyond proud of ) took me aside to do a surprise 'family intervention' because of some silly things I've said in two recent interviews &...I have LEARNED MY LESSON," he wrote in a tweet, which he posted on Thursday. In interviews he gave recently with Vulture and GQ, Jones criticized Taylor Swift's songwriting abilities, dismissed The Beatles as bad musicians and made some shocking claims about Jackson, his frequent collaborator, as well as the late comedian Richard Pryor.
Forty-five years after Jane Seymour first posed for Playboy, she is gracing the magazine's pages again -- this time, at 67. The actress, who now stars in the Pop TV sitcom "Let's Get Physical," said that these days, she's feeling better about herself than ever before. In a wide-ranging interview, the actress, who has won two Golden Globes and one Emmy over the course of her decades-long career, opened up about her beauty regimen ("I haven’t done any surgeries or injections or anything," she said), occasionally being hit on by younger men ("I find that very flattering.
Acting legend Chevy Chase was allegedly attacked during an apparent road rage incident earlier this month, where a local New York man kicked Chase and was then arrested. New York State Police told ABC News that on Feb. 9, the "Caddyshack" star, 74, was traveling near the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge when he was allegedly cut off by another driver, identified by police as Michael Landrio. "Chase began to follow the vehicle, as well as flash his headlights," police said in a statement.
Paying attention to the quality of the food is more effective for weight loss than religiously counting calories, according to a new study. Researchers at Stanford University found there is no significant difference in weight change between a healthy low-fat diet versus a healthy low-carbohydrate diet. The 12-month weight loss study of 609 individuals found the tactic of choosing whole, unprocessed foods and not worrying about calories resulted in similar weight loss for people following both diets.
National Merit Finalist Carmen Schentrup would have turned 17 years old on Wednesday. Instead, one week earlier, she was one of 17 people gunned down at her Florida high school in a Valentine's Day massacre. In honor of her birthday, her friend Carmen Lo tweeted a personal message along with a series of powerful photos: notes to Schentrup on balloons, messages on a coffee mug and a birthday cake.
The past week of protests and outrage stemming from the deadly shooting at a Florida high school produced a day of stirring moments. The emotions of many Marjory Stoneman Douglas students who survived last week’s shooting have ranged from grief to anger, followed by activism. Lorenzo Prado, 17, was one of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students who spoke in the Florida state capital Wednesday.
As President Donald Trump calls for an end to immigration to the U.S. based on extended family ties, the legal status of his mother and father-in-law faces new scrutiny as they move closer toward naturalization and U.S. citizenship. First Lady Melania Trump's parents Viktor and Amalija Knavs are permanent residents of the United States after emigrating from Slovenia, according to their lawyer Michael Wildes. “I can confirm that Mrs. Trump’s parents are both lawfully admitted to the United States as permanent residents,” Wildes said in a statement to ABC News.
British authorities today said they are investigating a package containing a “substance” that was delivered last week to St. James's Palace in London, reportedly addressed to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. “The substance was tested and confirmed as non-suspicious,” the British Metropolitan Police Service said in a statement today. Reportedly fearing at first that the substance could contain anthrax spores, chemical experts eventually deemed it to be harmless.
At least 16 women have accused Donald Trump of varying inappropriate behavior, including allegations of sexual harassment or sexual assault, all coming forward with their accusations before or during his bid for the White House. In some cases, he and his team members have specifically denied individual accusations, but they have also repeatedly issued blanket denials against all the allegations, calling the women liars.
Winfrey said her immediate reaction to the tweet from Trump was confusion. In her report, Oprah moderated a discussion that included an equal mix of Trump supporters and critics from Michigan, a key state he narrowly won on his way to the Presidency.
The British singer explained why he's sporting an engagement ring, which he said was given to him by his fiancée, Cherry Seaborn. "I never saw why men didn’t wear engagement rings. It’s the same commitment either way," he told British TV show, "Lorraine" on the red carpet for the Brit Awards, which were held Wednesday.
"Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler is explaining the genius behind one of the film's most memorable fight scenes. Marvel's history-making film centers on Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa, also known as Black Panther -- prince and later king of the fictional African country of Wakanda.
It's been 150 days since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, but the island still isn't at a level of recovery that satisfies the U.S. Army’s top engineer. "I am not satisfied that people in Puerto Rico should have to wait that much time for power," Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite said Wednesday during an interview at the Pentagon. The commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reaffirmed that 95 percent of the island will see energy restoration by the end of March.
A school superintendent near Houston said his district plans to suspend any student who takes part in classroom walkouts as a form of protest over gun violence after last week's school massacre in Florida. "Needville ISD will not allow a student demonstration during school hours for any type of protest or awareness," Superintendent Curtis Rhodes, of Needville, Texas, wrote in a now-deleted Facebook post, threatening a three-day suspension.
Nineteen-year-old Nikolas Cruz has become the latest young man accused of storming a U.S. school and gunning down students and staff. Cruz allegedly fired his way through his former school last week, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. Cruz was apprehended and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.
Russian curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, and his playing partner wife, will not be going home with a medal from Pyeongchang after all. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) officially ruled Krushelnitckii, who won a bronze medal in curling's mixed pairs, guilty of doping on Thursday. Krushelnitckii and his wife, who is his curling partner, were disqualified from the mixed doubles curling event and will be stripped of their medal.
Waterways were bolstered by the 4-8 inches of rain that fell from Texas to Arkansas to Michigan. As rain continues from Texas to Ohio, parts of Iowa, Michigan, Pennsylvania and New York may see some snow. Heavy rain is expected to continue for several days from Texas to Ohio.
Comedians on the late-night TV circuit got serious on Wednesday as they slammed Donald Trump Jr. The saga started after the president’s eldest son “liked” two Twitter posts that defamed David Hogg, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where a former student allegedly shot and killed 17 students and teachers last week. TONIGHT: With Parkland students looking on, the Florida legislature opted to skip debate on assault weapons and instead tackle a far greater menace.