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This week on "Sunday Morning" (May 27)

Saturday 10:52 GMT

1968: "Laugh-In" Fifty years ago saw the debut of a raucous TV comedy show with a frenetic pace, wild cast, and punchlines that pulled no punches. "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In" was a cultural phenomenon, and a silly one at that.

1968: "2001: A Space Odyssey" Fifty years ago Stanley's Kubrick's masterwork, "2001: A Space Odyssey," debuted, expanding the horizons of science fiction in cinema, and inspiring generations of moviemakers and moviegoers. Susan Spencer talks with Michael Benson, author of a new book about the making of the film, "Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke and the Making of a Masterpiece."

Source: CBS News

Houston Rockets give free NBA playoff tickets to Santa Fe students

Thursday 20:59 GMT

The Houston Rockets will give free tickets to Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals to Santa Fe High School seniors, first responders and school representatives, nearly a week after a shooting at the Texas school left 10 people dead, most of them students.

The sports world in Texas has come out strong for the victims in Santa Fe, which is about 35 miles southeast of Houston. The Houston Texans' star defensive lineman J.J. Watt has offered to pay for funeral expenses and visited with survivors in the hospital.

Source: BBC

Google 'stole my video footage'

Thursday 23:42 GMT

"This is a good opportunity for people to realise that you can't just download someone's content from [YouTube] without permission or licensing - even if you own the company like Google do," he said.

"A fair amount of my footage has been licensed for internal use only, so to hear Google not state that they will compensate me for its use is very surprising. "Google via their YouTube platform are pretty strict when it comes to copyright breaches, so this is rather hypocritical of them and most certainly does not set a good example.

Source: Fox News

Driver of fatal New Jersey school bus crash had history of speeding tickets, license suspensions

Wednesday 18:15 GMT

The driver of a school bus involved in a fatal crash in New Jersey last week had a history of speeding tickets and license suspensions, according to published reports.

The driver, Hudy Muldrow Sr., who is 77 and remains hospitalized, was cited eight times for speeding and had his license suspended twice, apparently for failing to pay parking tickets, according to Patch.com The news comes after NJ.com and NJ 101.5 reported that video footage of the highway showed the school bus crossed three lanes of traffic after missing the exit to Waterloo Village.

Source: Fox News

'No, I'm not over it': Hillary Clinton jabs Trump, shows off Russian hat at Yale Class Day

Monday 20:57 GMT

Early in her address to graduating Yale students at Sunday's Class Day, Hillary Clinton reached behind the lectern, pulled out a traditional Russian ushanka hat, and held it aloft.

The Russian hat gag, a nod to the student tradition of wearing extravagant headgear during Class Day, set the tone for a wide-ranging speech in which Clinton alternately cracked jokes about her loss to Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election and warned Yale's Class of 2018 that "we are living through a full-fledged crisis in our democracy." "There are certain things that are so essential they should transcend politics," said Clinton, who never mentioned Trump by name during her address.

Source: Common Domain

Santa Fe High Takes the Field, and Takes a Bow

Monday 21:52 GMT

DEER PARK, Texas—The fans overflowed the bleachers, spilled into the bullpen and stretched three deep along the outfield fence as Santa Fe High School’s baseball team took the field a day after a gunman opened fire at their school, killing 10 and injuring more.

With the team down 7-0 in the bottom of the fifth, Santa Fe High fans raised their voices in a chant and began to clap: “Here we go, Santa Fe, here we go. Here we go, Santa Fe, here we go.”

Source: Washington Post

A Border Patrol agent detained two U.S. citizens at a gas station after hearing them speak Spanish

Tuesday 00:38 GMT

A Montana woman said she plans to take legal action after a Border Patrol agent detained and questioned her and a friend — both U.S. citizens — when he overheard them speaking Spanish at a gas station.

Both are Mexican American and speak fluent Spanish, and they had exchanged some words in Spanish while waiting in line to pay when a uniformed Border Patrol agent interrupted them, Suda said. Ana Suda said she and her friend, Mimi Hernandez, were making a midnight run to the store to pick up eggs and milk.

Source: Common Domain

Want to get in on BJ’s IPO Buy Costco’s stock instead

Thursday 13:38 GMT

In its IPO filing, BJ’s said that over the past two years, its new management team “has implemented significant cultural and operational changes to our business, including transforming how we use data to improve member experience, instilling a culture of cost discipline, adopting a more proactive approach to growing our membership base and building an omnichannel offering oriented towards making shopping at BJ’s more convenient.” All that has led to “positive and accelerating comparable club sales over the last two quarters and net income growth of over 109% and adjusted EBITDA growth of 31% in aggregate over the last two fiscal years,” the company said.

Source: NBC News

Barack and Michelle Obama ink deal to produce shows, movies for Netflix

Tuesday 15:30 GMT

The former president and first lady have signed a multiyear deal to produce television shows and films for Netflix, the streaming service announced on Monday — "potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries and features."

The New York Times first reported in March that the Obamas were in advanced negotiations with Netflix to produce a series of shows. "One of the simple joys of our time in public service was getting to meet so many fascinating people from all walks of life, and to help them share their experiences with a wider audience," President Obama said in a statement.

Source: CBS News

FDA warns benzocaine gel teething products are unsafe, wants them off the market

Thursday 20:59 GMT

Federal health officials warned parents Wednesday about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a popular numbing ingredient and asked manufacturers to stop selling their products intended for babies and toddlers.

"We urge parents, caregivers and retailers who sell them to heed our warnings and not use over-the-counter products containing benzocaine for teething pain," said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, in a statement.

Source: CBS News

Ariana Grande sends love to Manchester one year after attack

Wednesday 18:15 GMT

Ariana Grande sent her love to fans on Tuesday as dignitaries, survivors, first responders and the people of Manchester gathered to mark the anniversary of the concert bombing that killed 22 people.

Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman Tour after the bombing and returned for the One Love Manchester charity concert weeks later, which raised funds for victims of the attack. Twenty-two concertgoers were killed, and police say more than 800 people were left "with physical and deep psychological injuries."

Source: DW

Meghan Markle: German firm apologizes for 'racist' chocolate marshmallow post

Wednesday 22:49 GMT

Confectionary firm Super Dickmann's says the decision to compare Markle to a chocolate-covered marshmallow was "stupid and embarrassing."

The German company that produces one of the country's well-known chocolate-covered marshmallow sweets has apologized for posting an image of a marshmallow in a bridal dress during the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Super Dickmann's shared the image of a smiling "Schokokuss" ("chocolate kiss") bride in a cathedral in a Facebook post on Saturday.

Source: Fox News

Mueller said he could wrap up probe by Sept. 1 if he can interview Trump by mid-July, Giuliani tells Fox News

Monday 20:57 GMT

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has told President Trump's legal team he should be able to wrap up the Russia investigation by Sept. 1 if he is able to interview Trump by mid-July, Rudy Giuliani told Fox News on Sunday.

During that conversation, Giuliani told Mueller that any interview of Trump by the special counsel would be contingent on knowing when the probe would wrap up. The president has not ruled out sitting down for an interview with Mueller, though Giuliani has repeatedly warned that an in-person questioning would constitute a "perjury trap."

Source: Washington Post

A historic hardware store. Allegations of homophobia. And the Boy Scouts.

Tuesday 00:38 GMT

A historic hardware store in Purcellville, Va., is at the center of a community controversy over allegations that one of its employees used an anti-gay slur after refusing to help a Boy Scout asking for donations for a service project.

After the boy and his father were turned away, Carlyn Davis, who was finishing up her purchase, said the employee turned to her and said, “You know they let homos in, right?” referencing the Boy Scouts. “And he said, ‘We do not support homos around here, I can tell you that,’?” Davis said Sunday.

Source: Global News

2 suspects wanted after IED detonated inside Mississauga restaurant, 15 injured: police

Saturday 04:16 GMT

Peel Regional Police say they are looking for two suspects who they say set off an improvised explosive device inside a Mississauga restaurant, leaving 15 people injured.

“A big one … I was in the bathroom with my kid, so I came out and everybody’s here and there,” he said, adding he saw broken glass and blood. 2 suspects attended the scene, detonated an Improvised Explosive Device within the restaurant.

Source: CTV

S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization

Today 00:35 GMT
Source: ABC News

Timeline: Korea-US summit goes through many twists and turns

Today 04:13 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Rubio, in challenge to Trump, suggests Congress will act against ZTE

Today 03:20 GMT
Source: Fox News

Will Power wins Indianapolis 500 after Danica Patrick crashes out in last race of her career

Today 04:15 GMT
Source: Reuters

Ireland ends abortion ban as 'quiet revolution' transforms country

Today 00:35 GMT
Source: Global News

12th Ebola death confirmed in Congo

Today 03:21 GMT
Source: BBC

Italy's Conte gives up bid for government

Today 03:21 GMT
Source: BBC

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices 'ridiculous'

Tuesday 19:07 GMT
Source: Reuters

Tesla trims up to $14,000 off Model X in China after tariff cuts

Thursday 17:18 GMT
Source: New York Times

Tesla Model 3 Goes Upscale, and Base-Price Buyers Must Wait

Thursday 13:38 GMT
Source: Common Domain

U.K. Prime Property Prices to Rise Nearly 10% in Five Years

Tuesday 19:07 GMT
Source: Fox News

Michael Avenatti's law firm ordered by judge to pay $10M to ex-colleague

Wednesday 21:55 GMT
Source: Common Domain

In London’s Tony Chelsea, Prices are Down, Pushing Transaction Numbers Up

Friday 19:08 GMT
Source: Common Domain

This is the point where stock investors should start to worry about bond yields

Wednesday 09:58 GMT

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