Bill Nye at the head of the class

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 1:56pm
"Bill Nye the Science Guy" has gone from changing the way kids look at science to trying to change the way some adults deal with climate change. It's a campaign that's driven by pure passion, as he explains to Rita Braver.
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Is it time for Hollywood to face up to a divisive issue?

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 1:32pm
A recent op-ed has dragged an Academy Award-winner into a debate about beauty, cosmetic surgery, and the battles women face to rise above double standards in Tinsel Town. Critic David Edelstein takes on the issue.
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Elton John: Music royalty

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 1:26pm
The music legend - known for his Top 40 hits and his Oscar night fundraisers for his AIDS foundation - talks to Anthony Mason about his wonderful, and surprising, career. (Originally broadcast February 28, 2016.)
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Dispensing with words

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 1:04pm
Don't have time to read any more? Residents in a town in southern France don't have that problem. Thanks to the startup website short-editions.com, 10,000 short story authors have been matched with a community of 150,000 regular readers with time to kill while waiting on line. David Turecamo explains an innovative technology.
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Remembering Robin Williams

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 12:59pm
The irrepressible standup comic was so full of life, with an energy that seemed to have no end. Now, almost two years after his death, we have a chance to see Robin Williams as we've never seen him before, courtesy of photographer Arthur Grace, whose three-decade friendship with the actor is recounted in a new book, "Robin Williams: An Intimate Portrait." Tracy Smith has his life in pictures.
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New museum honors the blues

CBS Entertainment News - Sun, 07/10/2016 - 12:51pm
A recent museum opening has some folks in St. Louis singing the blues - and they couldn't be any happier about it. The National Blues Museum traces the history of the blues and its influence on R&B, rock & roll and funk - all genres born from those stirring, soulful sounds. Michelle Miller takes us inside.
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​Elton John's joyous tone

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 5:35pm
The singer, who recently released his 33rd studio album, says family life has put everything in perspective
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​A new museum sings the blues

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 5:33pm
The National Blues Museum in St. Louis traces the history of the stirring, soulful musical genre
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​Robin Williams: An intimate portrait

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 5:04pm
For nearly 30 years photographer Arthur Grace had unparalleled access to the comic master, from his unbridled performances to his private family life
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How Gregory Porter became a Grammy-winning jazz singer

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 3:31pm
An injury cut short former college athlete's football career, but it also reunited him with his first love -- music
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Robin Williams, in private and public

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 1:59pm
Photographer Arthur Grace's three-decade-long friendship with the standup comic, actor and family man is remembered in a new book, "Robin Williams: A Singular Portrait"
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Jazz singer Gregory Porter on second acts and inspiration

CBS Entertainment News - Sat, 07/09/2016 - 12:53pm
Gregory Porter's new album is a follow-up to his million-selling album, "Liquid Spirit," which won the Grammy for best jazz vocal album. The jazz vocalist and songwriter also had a surprise dance hit with the song, "Holding On," reports Anthony Mason. He performs "Don't Lose Your Steam" from his new album, "Take Me To The Alley."
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Mischa Barton criticized for Alton Sterling tribute

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 8:32pm
Mischa Barton's choice of photo in expressing her remorse about the Alton Sterling shooting has drawn criticism
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Snoop Dogg, the Game lead march to LAPD headquarters

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 7:37pm
Snoop Dogg and the Game urged improved relations between police and minority communities
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New Calvin Harris song rumored to be about Taylor Swift

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 6:57pm
Calvin Harris' latest track, with singer John Newman, references a bitter breakup -- but is it about Taylor Swift?
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Beyonce holds moment of silence for shooting victims

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 6:42pm
​In the wake of the police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, Beyonce is the latest celebrity to express outrage
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Greta Van Susteren defends Fox News boss Roger Ailes

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 6:00pm
Greta Van Susteren doubts Gretchen Carlson's claims about Fox News boss Roger Ailes' behavior
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Jada Pinkett Smith's emotional post on police shootings

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 5:25pm
Jada Pinkett Smith took to Facebook ahead of her son's birthday to decry this week's spate of police-involved violence
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Facing up to a divisive issue: Actresses and cosmetic surgery

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 5:08pm
David Edelstein on actors who get "work" done, and the critics who shame them
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Trevor Noah: You can be "pro-black and pro-cop"

CBS Entertainment News - Fri, 07/08/2016 - 4:32pm
Trevor Noah had a clear message in the wake of the police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile
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