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Actress Betty White poses for a portrait on the set of the television show "Hot in Cleveland" in 2010. White died at the age of XX. Matt Sayles/AP hide caption

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Betty White, a beloved icon and actress since the beginning of TV, has died at age 99

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Alexander Skarsgård stars as Amleth and Anya Taylor-Joy as Olga in director Robert Eggers' Viking epic The Northman. Aidan Monaghan/© 2021 Focus Features, LLC hide caption

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Winnie-the-Pooh and more works will enter the public domain tomorrow

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John Madden's celebrity went well beyond the football field

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Former Oakland Raiders coach John Madden practices the electronic charting device telestrator on Jan. 21, 1982, for the Super Bowl broadcast on CBS. Madden, the Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster, died Tuesday morning. AP hide caption

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2021's standout podcasts feature personal stories, and plenty of surprises

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Encore: Meet the mullet queen of Lansing, Michigan

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Pop Culture Happy Hour team points out 2021's best films and TV shows

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Operators have always been a fashionable lot. Note the bobby socks and saddle shoes. c. 1951 The Telecommunications History Group Inc. hide caption

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Telephone operators of another era gather to reconnect

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A page from the book The Me I Choose to Be by Natasha Anastasia Tarpley with photography by Regis and Kahran Bethencourt. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers hide caption

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Kids need to see themselves reflected in media. Here are some recommendations

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Filmmaker John Waters puts his own spin on Christmas

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