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  • Shane Gillis opens SNL hosting gig with several jokes about Down Syndrome

    Shane Gillis opens SNL hosting gig with several jokes about Down Syndrome

    Stand-up comedian Shane Gillis hosted “Saturday Night Live” five years after his infamous firing and didn’t shy away from making jokes on taboo topics like the canning — warning audience members “Don’t google that.” The controversial funnyman — who was fired from the show before appearing on-air — spent a large portion of his monologue…

  • ‘Barbie’ Oscar chances on life support after SAG Awards 2024

    ‘Barbie’ Oscar chances on life support after SAG Awards 2024

    So much for the fake industry outrage over Greta Gerwig and Margot Robbie being left off the director and actress Oscar nominations lists. A gigantic sector of that very same industry — actors — shut out the peppy, pink movie entirely during the 2024 SAG Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Saturday…

  • Reeling Nets fall to Timberwolves as offense sputters again

    Reeling Nets fall to Timberwolves as offense sputters again

    MINNEAPOLIS — The Nets showed some life on defense, but the other end of the court continued to be a hot mess. They couldn’t beg, buy or steal a jumper in a 101-86 loss to the Timberwolves before a sellout crowd of 18,024 at Target Center on Saturday night. The Nets showed more grit than…

  • Depleted Knicks no match for Celtics in blowout loss

    Depleted Knicks no match for Celtics in blowout loss

    The Knicks won’t fully be able to measure themselves against the Celtics until they stand across from them — and at full strength — in the playoffs. Even then, it might not be enough. The Knicks hung with the team with the best record in the NBA until early in the second half in a…

  • Death toll rises to 10 in massive fire in Valencia, Spain

    Death toll rises to 10 in massive fire in Valencia, Spain

    The death toll from a massive fire that torched two residential buildings in Spain has risen to 10, officials announced on Saturday. Forensic police in Valencia found the 10th victim — believed to be the last missing person —- inside the charred building, national government delegate in Valencia Pilar Bernabé told reporters. Authorities are conducting…

  • SAG Awards 2024 red carpet: All the best-dressed celebrities

    SAG Awards 2024 red carpet: All the best-dressed celebrities

    The SAG Awards honor the year’s best acting achievements, but the red carpet always brings plenty of drama, too. And Saturday’s step-and-repeat was full of beautiful looks in black and white — with Ayo Edebiri, Ali Wong, Greta Lee and Bel Powley among the many who opted for dichromatic ensembles — as well as pops of vibrant…

  • Mysterious high-altitude hobbyist balloon left US airspace overnight

    Mysterious high-altitude hobbyist balloon left US airspace overnight

    The mysterious high-altitude balloon spotted soaring the Western US Friday was simply a hobbyist device and has already left American airspace, according to a report. Federal investigators tracked the small balloon, flying at an altitude between 43,000 and 45,000 feet, until it traversed beyond US lines sometime during the night, the North American Aerospace Defense…

  • Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin didn’t provide many hints for recent strong play

    Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin didn’t provide many hints for recent strong play

    PHILADELPHIA — At first, Igor Shesterkin had a joke. He had just won his sixth consecutive start, a 2-1 win for the Rangers over the Flyers that required Shesterkin to make key saves during a late penalty kill and 39 total. But when asked about what has clicked for the goaltender during his winning streak…

  • Ed O’Neill misses ‘Modern Family’ money

    Ed O’Neill misses ‘Modern Family’ money

    The Dunphys and Pritchetts reunited at the 2024 SAG Awards. The cast of “Modern Family,” including Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, 53, Ty Burrell, 56, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, 48, Eric Stonestreet, 52, and Ed O’Neill, 77, surprised viewers Saturday by gathering together to present the Best Ensemble in a Comedy award. Bowen spoke first, reminding the…

  • ‘HR loves a good rom-com’

    ‘HR loves a good rom-com’

    A New Jersey woman has taken to TikTok to share her company’s bizarre request before a work trip overseas. “My company is not only asking us to share a room with a colleague on our upcoming trip to Paris, but to share a bed,” co.letter said in a video on TikTok. She said she had…