Larry King is in the Guinness Book of World Records for hosting the longest-running show on the same network and in the same time slot.
June 30, 2010 Larry King announced Tuesday that he's leaving his prime-time slot on CNN. His show was losing viewers at an alarming rate, as CNN itself has lost a lot of audience share to its cable news rivals. Now the network will try to find a fresh approach to its prime-time lineup.
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June 30, 2010 Larry King says he's stepping down this fall from the prime-time show that has anchored CNN's lineup for 25 years. Larry King Live has been suffering in the ratings recently, and there's been speculation about King's future.
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June 29, 2010 Blogger Cassie Boorn, 22, of Davenport, Iowa, asked older fellow bloggers to write letters to themselves when they were in their 20s so she could learn from their advice. She says she learned not to take herself so seriously and to appreciate herself more.
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June 26, 2010 We live in a time where we expect to see amazing things before our eyes, like space ships streaking between stars. Dinosaurs returning to life. Whole planets blossoming with beautiful blue people. So how do you expect to impress people just by sawing someone in half or picking the ace of spades out of a deck of cards? Host Scott Simon visits the Conjuring Arts Research Center in New York to talk with director and magician William Kalush.
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June 26, 2010 Birdie Baker is a beautiful and ambitious woman who walks away from her small-town life to seek success in Hollywood. Host Scott Simon talks to Jenny Hollowell about her first novel, Everything Lovely, Effortless, Safe.
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The late 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson is shown onstage during opening night of his 1984 Victory Tour at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.
June 25, 2010 Michael Jackson's Grammy Award-winning recording engineer Bruce Swedien reflects on the late 'King of Pop's' work ethic and fashion sense, and why he will always be missed.
People walk past a sand sculpture of Michael Jackson created to mark the first anniversary of his death, at the Bay of Bengal coast in India.
June 25, 2010 On the one-year anniversary of Michael Jackson's death, the pop icon's estate is rolling in cash. Jackson has joined the ranks of celebrities who earn more in death than they did while alive.
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Marvel Inc. is hoping its simultaneous release of the "Invincible Iron Man Annual #1" in both print and digital formats will boost revenues in the long run.
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June 25, 2010 Marvel Inc. says it is testing the waters with its release next Wednesday of the Invincible Iron Man Annual #1 comic simultaneously in print and on the iPad. But for comic book shops, the backbone of the industry, it's a more complicated picture.
Michael Jackson before his BAD world concert tour held at Wembley Stadium, London on July 15, 1988.
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June 25, 2010 It's been exactly one year since the death of Michael Jackson. Shaye Areheart worked with Jackson on his autobiography, Moonwalk, and remembers him for his humor, thirst for knowledge and dedication to fans. She looks back at the man beyond the headlines.
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June 25, 2010 One year later, the circumstances surrounding pop icon Michael Jackson's death remains under investigation. Meanwhile, his estate has earned hundreds of millions of dollars.
June 23, 2010 On the way out of Toy Story 3, critic Bob Mondello realized that he, like Buzz and Woody's owner, had kept one special toy into adulthood. So had other NPR staffers. What about you?
June 23, 2010 'Artichoke Tales': A smart, nuanced, deeply imagined graphic novel that just so happens to be cute as all get-out.
Connie Britton has a degree in Asian studies from Dartmouth College.
June 23, 2010 The star of the football drama Friday Night Lights discusses her role on the NBC series with Fresh Air contributor David Bianculli. Britton explains why she likes playing Tami Taylor, how she prepares for her scenes — and speculates on when the Texas epic will finally end.
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June 20, 2010 A drinking fan's guide to the World Cup: If you're watching the World Cup matches at a local pub, here's a list to the popular national alcoholic beverages.
Portugal's fights with matching faux-hawks. (Photo credit should read FRANCISCO LEONG/AFP/Getty Images)
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June 19, 2010 World Cup Hair Bracket
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