• Megan Rapinoe on the Power of Failing While Young in Her New Quibi Show Prodigy

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    When Megan Rapinoe watches an athlete make an incredible play or save, she always wants to know more about the person behind the big moment.
    The star soccer player hosts Quibi's new show Prodigy , a documentary series following the stories of eight young athletes and the sacrifice and dedication it took for them to reach the highest levels of their sport. The premise of the show resonated with Rapinoe, a lifelong sports lover.
    “I love watching sports, but it's always the stories behind it,” Rapinoe, 34, tells PEOPLE. “At the Olympics, I remember as a kid always watching every single...
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  • NBC Under Fire for Parroting China's Latest Coronavirus Stats Without Scrutiny: ‘Did A Communist Write This?'

    NBC Under Fire for Parroting China's Latest Coronavirus Stats Without Scrutiny: ‘Did A Communist Write This?'

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

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    Following a tweet from NBC News touting China having no more new reported coronavirus cases, critics on Twitter ripped the outlet for regurgitating talking points from the Chinese Communist Party, Tuesday.
    “U.S. reports 1,264 coronavirus deaths in over 24 hours,” the NBC tweet stated, adding “Meanwhile in China, where the pandemic broke out, not a single new coronavirus death was reported.”
    The story from NBC News noted that, as the death toll climbs in the United States with each day, China has moved to lift its lockdown after they have begun to report no new...
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  • David Beckham Buys a Luxury Penthouse in Miami, Reportedly Paying at Least $20 Million

    David Beckham Buys a Luxury Penthouse in Miami, Reportedly Paying at Least $20 Million

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    After spending the last few years hanging out in Miami while launching his soccer team Inter Miami CF, David Beckham, has finally made the city home.
    The former captain of England's national team has closed on a full-floor penthouse residence at One Thousand Museum Residences in downtown Miami, after house hunting for at least a year and a half .
    “With the launch of Inter Miami CF, David and his team are spending significant amounts of time in Miami,” a rep for Beckham, 44, stated in a release obtained by PEOPLE confirming the sale. “One Thousand Museum is a very special building, and we...
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  • How NBC News' Quibi Show ‘The Report' Launched With iPads in Anchors' Homes Instead of Custom-Built Studio

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Somewhere in 30 Rockefeller Center, there's a custom-built studio that hasn't ever been used - yet. The show it was made for, NBC News' Quibi collaboration “The Report,” launched yesterday with its anchors and producers at home, like most Americans during the coronavirus crisis.
    The new studio has “green screens and could accommodate a lot of technology and sort of very complicated graphics and explainers that we were going to provide,” executive producer Madeleine Haeringer told TheWrap Tuesday, though she didn't dwell on it: “You know, it's important to get this information out now and...
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