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India's tiger population rises to nearly 3,000

India's tiger population rises to nearly 3,000

NEW DELHI — India's tiger population has grown to nearly 3,000, making the country one of the safest habitats for the endangered animals.
"Transparent" musical finale gives cast a chance to heal

"Transparent" musical finale gives cast a chance to heal

LOS ANGELES — Wrapping up five seasons of an award-winning series with a musical is a risk that only Amazon's "Transparent" could take. Risks are part of the show's DNA, said series creator Jill Soloway.
Tyson keeps museum post after sexual misconduct probe

Tyson keeps museum post after sexual misconduct probe

NEW YORK — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York's American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him.

Actresses of colour make equal-pay quest a group effort

LOS ANGELES — Actresses of colour are getting more roles and acclaim, but not commensurate money. Recognizing that achieving change isn't a solo act, they looked for help — and found it in each other.
Anne Hathaway opens up about fertility struggles

Anne Hathaway opens up about fertility struggles

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Anne Hathaway, who announced this week she was expecting her second child, says she came forward about her struggles with getting pregnant because infertility can be deeply isolating.
Meghan guest edits UK Vogue, focusing on trailblazing women

Meghan guest edits UK Vogue, focusing on trailblazing women

LONDON — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has guest edited the September issue of British Vogue with the theme "Forces for Change." Royal officials say the issue coming out Aug.
Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20

Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20

KABUL — The death toll from an attack against the Kabul office of the Afghan president's running mate and former chief of the intelligence service climbed to at least 20 people on Monday, an official said.
Woman set to replace Puerto Rico's governor doesn't want job

Woman set to replace Puerto Rico's governor doesn't want job

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The woman who is supposed to replace Puerto Rico's embattled governor announced Sunday that she doesn't want the job as the U.S. territory reels from political crisis.