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Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama Touched by an Angel, has died at age 86. Douglas C. Pizac/AP hide caption

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Della Reese, 'Touched By An Angel' Star And Singer, Dies At 86

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Michael Jackson appears at a news conference in New York in 1992, where it was announced that a marketing agreement had been struck between Jackson and Pepsi-Cola International. Richard Drew/Associated Press hide caption

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Using Black Celebrities To Push Pop, Pudding And Politics

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Keir Gilchrist plays Sam, a high schooler who has autism, in Netflix's new series Atypical. Greg Gayne/Netflix hide caption

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Netflix, ABC Portrayals Of Autism Still Fall Short, Critics Say

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Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff speaks with the media in Atlanta on Apr. 18 as he runs against Republican Karen Handel to replace Tom Price, who is now the secretary of Health and Human Services. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Ad War Means Local TV Stations Win Big In Georgia's Special Election

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Kenya Barris is the executive producer of the family comedy Blackish and Shahidi plays Zoe, the eldest daughter in the Johnson family. There are hopes for a spin-off starring Shahidi's character going off to college. Meanwhile, Barris is piloting a few other TV shows for the fall-- including a comedy starring Felicity Huffman and Courtney B. Vance. Chelsea Beck/NPR hide caption

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Talking Black-ish With Star Yara Shahidi And Creator Kenya Barris

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Actresses Logan Browning (left) and Ashley Blaine Featherson appear in a scene from the Netflix show Dear White People. Adam Rose/Netflix hide caption

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This Time, 'Dear White People' Is Not So Much About Them

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CBS Entertainment President Glenn Geller addresses the executive session of the TCA presentations in Los Angeles on Aug. 10. Francis Specker/CBS via Getty Images hide caption

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A Case For Why TV Execs Should Face Critics

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced at the start of Monday night's presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Clinton-Trump Showdown Was The Most-Watched Presidential Debate Ever

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Marvie, the host of Sesame Studios, will sing and answer viewer questions. Sesame Workshop hide caption

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Beyond 'Sesame Street': A New Sesame Studios Channel On YouTube

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This undated picture released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) inspecting a catfish farm at an undisclosed location in North Korea. KNS/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Joking About A North Korean Cooking Show Just Isn't Funny

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Bobby Cannavale stars as record executive Richie Finestra in the new series Vinyl. HBO hide caption

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HBO's '70s Rock Series 'Vinyl' Sings A Familiar Tune

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Idris Elba arrives at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Ballroom on Nov. 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. Jordan Strauss/Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Priyanka Chopra plays Alex Parrish in ABC's Quantico. Phillippe Bosse/ABC hide caption

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From Bollywood To Hollywood: Shattering Stereotypes On The Silver Screen

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More than three hours a day could mean brain fade by middle age. Raoul Minsart/Masterfile/Corbis hide caption

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Too Much TV And Chill Could Reduce Brain Power Over Time

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