Cast Reflects on 'Lion King' After Its Sweet 16
'Lion King' cast members Alton Fitzgerald White and Chantel Riley, respectively, Mufasa and Nala, talk about the Disney musical. Recently, the show celebrated its 16th anniversary, and is now the fifth longest-running show in Broadway history. (Nov. 22)
Jeremy Renner Ready for Ice Bucket Challenge
Jeremy Renner joined social media just in time for the ALS ice bucket challenge, which he says he's ready to accept. But the 'Kill The Messenger' star says he won't be weighing in on another Twitter hot topic: Ferguson, Missouri. (Aug. 22)
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Here's the latest news for Friday, August 22nd: Russian aid convoy enters Ukraine after delays; Flash flood warnings in Indiana; Rain delays rescue efforts after Japan landslide; Chuck Brown Memorial Park opens in D.C.
'Jersey Shore Massacre' Pokes Fun at MTV Series
Jenni 'JWoww' Farley executive produces a new comedy-slasher flick, 'Jersey Shore Massacre' that pokes fun at the MTV series that made her famous. It's now in theaters. (Aug. 22)
Chase Rice Defends Bro-Country
Country singer Chase Rice, who helped co-write Florida Georgia Line's hit "Cruise," says he's writing music that appeals to men as well as women, but also said female singers deserve the spot they've earned in country music today. (Aug. 22)
Furry Roommates: Dorms Allowing Cats and Dogs
The University of Northern Colorado has launched a pilot program this year to allow students to bring their cats or dogs to live with them in the dorms. Officials will allow pets under 40 pounds in a designated residence hall.
Raw: Wash. Mudslides Close Roads, Trap Motorists
Thunderstorms have dropped heavy rain on areas of north-central Washington hard-hit by wildfires this summer, triggering flash floods and mudslides that have damaged some homes, blocked portions of highways and stranded some motorists. (Aug. 22)
DC's Godfather of Go-Go Honored
The life and legacy of Go-Go legend Chuck Brown is honored with the creation of a new memorial park in Washington, DC. (Aug. 22)
Ukraine Calls Russian Convoy a 'direct Invasion'
Russia sent over 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine without the approval of the government in Kiev. The convoy arrived in war-torn Luhansk on Friday. (Aug. 22)
Pentagon Condemns Russian Movements Into Ukraine
The Pentagon on Friday condemned the movement of a Russian convoy into eastern Ukraine, calling it a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and demanding that it be withdrawn. (Aug. 22)