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Recent articles by Elyse:

Barcelona Opera House Reopens With Concert For 2,292 Plants

Each of the potted plants that filled the Teatre del Liceu will be donated to a health care worker. → Read More

Lord Fairfax, 65-Pound Alligator Snapping Turtle, Found Reigning Over Suburbia

Authorities say the reptile that was found in a Virginia neighborhood was likely a pet and was released into “the wild by well-meaning pet owners.” → Read More

Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's Mother, Qualifies To Run For Public Office

Fulton became a gun reform advocate after a white man killed her 17-year-old son in 2012. → Read More

‘Schitt's Creek’ Cast Shocked When Mariah Carey Crashes Their Commencement Video

The actors participated in YouTube’s “Dear Class of 2020” for graduates along with the Obamas, Beyoncé and Jennifer Lopez. → Read More

Teen Girls Organized A 10,000-Person Black Lives Matter Protest In Nashville

Six teenagers pulled off the region’s largest protest against racism and police brutality in recent memory, local news reported. → Read More

D.C. Man Who Opened Door To Protesters: I Hope My Son Grows Up To Be Like Them

Rahul Dubey let nearly 70 strangers trapped by police into his home and allowed them to stay the night to avoid arrest. → Read More

Minneapolis Police Chief: 3 Other Cops Were 'Complicit' In George Floyd’s Killing

"Silence and inaction — you're complicit," Chief Medaria Arradondo told Floyd’s family Sunday. → Read More

YouTuber Gave Up Adopted Chinese Son With Autism After Monetizing Him Online

“I wouldn’t trade him for anything!” parenting vlogger Myka Stauffer said about her adoptive son two years ago in a post that doubled as an ad for... → Read More

John Boyega Actually Had To Defend Himself After Saying He 'F**king' Hates Racists

The “Star Wars” actor said he would not apologize for that comment, which followed a tweet paying tribute to George Floyd. → Read More

Jimmy Fallon Apologizes For Wearing Blackface In ‘Saturday Night Live’ Clip From 2000

The “Tonight Show” host said that darkening his face to impersonate Chris Rock was a “terrible decision.” → Read More

Volkswagen Apologizes For Ad Of Giant White Hand Pushing Tiny Black Man Around

The German car company eventually said it was “horrified” by the racist Instagram ad, which also featured the hand violently flicking the man. → Read More

Brooklyn Park Paints Circles 6 Feet Apart To Encourage Social Distancing

Domino Park is not alone in coming up with creative safety measures as public places begin to reopen during the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Dr. Fauci’s #PassTheMic Campaign Will Take Over Julia Roberts’ Social Media Accounts

Hugh Jackman, Millie Bobby Brown, Sarah Jessica Parker and other A-listers will also hand over their accounts to front-line workers and medical experts. → Read More

Kristen Bell Reveals Why She’s So Open About The Ugly Aspects Of Her Marriage

“The Good Place” star said she and husband Dax Shepard were in need of “a little marriage house cleaning" when they “started quarantine.” → Read More

Priest Goes Viral After Using Squirt Gun Full Of Holy Water To Bless Churchgoers

Father Tim Pelc’s creative solution to social distancing has inspired memes and a Photoshop battle his Michigan church called “pretty clever.” → Read More

Massive Horde Of Goats Escapes, Runs Amok In California Neighborhood

"This is the craziest thing to happen all quarantine 🐐🐐🐐," a resident said about 200 goats running free in San Jose. → Read More

Alison Roman Is ‘Deeply Sorry’ For Calling Chrissy Teigen And Marie Kondo Sellouts

The New York Times columnist wrote a lengthy apology to the famous women on Twitter after her inflammatory comments about them went viral. → Read More

The IRS Sent Stimulus Checks To Dead People, And Yes, Wants That Money Back

It is unclear what the consequences would be if someone refuses to return a deceased person’s coronavirus stimulus payment. → Read More

5-Year-Old Pulled Over On Highway While On His Way To California To Buy Lamborghini

The cop was surprised to find a “very underage driver” behind the wheel … who also had just $3 in his pocket to buy the sports car. → Read More

Aquarium Wants People To FaceTime Its Shy Eels So They Remember Humans Are OK

Tokyo's coronavirus-closed Sumida Aquarium said the little eels have started burrowing into the sand when staffers come by to check on them. → Read More