Monte Belmonte

Perspective On The U.S. Shutdown (and also The Red Sox)
Perspective On The U.S. Shutdown (and also The Red Sox)

Who better to give a historical look on what our current Congress is up to than the man who has chronicled such large swaths of U.S. History for us on PBS.

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16 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

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2 days ago in Music

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U.S. singer Prince leaves the French Open tennis tournament in Paris June 2,  2014. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier/Files

Authorities investigating the death of Prince found prescription opioid medication on him, according to various news outlets on Wednesday, the same day court records showed a judge appointed a bank to safeguard the music legend's estate.

2 days ago in Viral Videos

Stern father finally praises you

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"Law & Order" star J.K. Simmons and Stephen Colbert know how much praise from a stern father means. Here, pull up a chair.

2 days ago in Music

Lady Gaga, Elton John team up on clothing line

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he pop icons have collaborated on a range of limited edition clothes and accessories with Macy's.