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TV's 'Ratched' explores 'One Flew Over Cuckoo's Nest' villain

Sep 16 2020

LOS ANGELES Nurse Mildred Ratched, the infamous villain from Milos Forman's Oscar-winning 1975 film "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," is returning to screens in the Netflix show "Ratched."

L.A. teachers demand better technology to avoid remote learning chaos in fall

Jul 15 2020

LOS ANGELES After being told to return to remote education in the fall, Los Angeles teachers are demanding greater technology support to avoid the chaos they say they faced when the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to abruptly switch to online learning in March.  

Travelers are venturing out again but avoiding planes, international trips, survey shows

Jul 08 2020

Travelers are hitting the road again and taking vacations even as the coronavirus pandemic shows no signs of abating in many countries, a survey on Tuesday showed. | Video

Robots to the rescue! Arizona students in lockdown will still get their graduation day

May 08 2020

Juili Kale's dreams to receive her master's degree diploma in a ceremony cheered on by her family were dashed by the coronavirus - until robots came to the rescue. | Video

The end of the open plan office? Workspaces get post-pandemic makeovers

May 06 2020

One-way corridors, buffer zones around desks, and clear plastic screens to guard against colleagues' coughs and sneezes may become office standards after coronavirus stay-at-home orders are lifted, say occupational experts. | Video

Nursing home deaths rise in Maryland with tests, protective gear scarce

Apr 08 2020

WASHINGTON Retired firefighter Gary Holmberg was only supposed to be at the Pleasant View nursing home in Maryland for a little while, recovering from a fall at his assisted living center.

Nursing home deaths rise in Maryland with tests, protective gear scarce

Apr 08 2020

WASHINGTON Retired firefighter Gary Holmberg was only supposed to be at the Pleasant View nursing home in Maryland for a little while, recovering from a fall at his assisted living center.

And the Oscar goes to ... Planet Earth?

Feb 02 2020

From plant-based meals to repeat tuxedos and water bottle bans, Hollywood has come to embrace sustainability in an awards season usually known for excess.

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