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YouTube: Video-sharing service owned by Google
YouTube is an American online video-sharing platform headquartered in San Bruno, California. Three former PayPal employees—Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim—created the service in February 2005. Google bought the site in November 2006 for US$1.65 billion; YouTube now operates as one of Google's subsidiaries.

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John Krasinski's "Some Good News" Headed to ViacomCBS, Tom Brady Docuseries Coming to ESPN & More | THR News [Video]

John Krasinski's "Some Good News" Headed to ViacomCBS, Tom Brady Docuseries Coming to ESPN & More | THR News

John Krasinski's "Some Good News" is leaving YouTube and headed to ViacomCBS., a Tom Brady docuseries will follow 'The Last Dance' at ESPN and Lori Loughlin and her husband agree to plead guilty in the..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 02:05Published

Jessica Alba Cut Her Daughters' Hair [Video]

Jessica Alba Cut Her Daughters' Hair

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A former lawyer and citizen journalist was detained after live streaming videos from Wuhan, China. The videos were deemed critical of the Chinese government, according to Business Insider. Zhang Zhan..

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Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published
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'Prince and the Revolution: Live' to stream on YouTube in support of the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

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Thomas Wilson Reprises 'Back to the Future' Role of Biff Tannen for Josh Gad's YouTube Series | THR News [Video]

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Thomas Wilson reprised his 'Back to the Future' role of Biff Tannen for a supplementary segment of Josh Gad's YouTube series, 'Reunited Apart,' which posted on Thursday.

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Animation of Tara Reade's Claim of Sexual Assualt Against Joe Biden [Video]

Animation of Tara Reade's Claim of Sexual Assualt Against Joe Biden

An animation depicting Tara Reade's testimony of sexual harassment and sexual assault by Joe Biden in her interview with Megyn Kelly.

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Religious leaders adapt to empty pews [Video]

Religious leaders adapt to empty pews

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Artists around the globe have been sharing live-streams and archived concerts with their socially isolated fans. According to CNN, whether you love Metallica or The Metropolitan Opera, there is..

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Rihanna Plays #ShotsandSwatches Game

I've said it before and I'll say it again: Rihanna is truly the gift that keeps on giving. Less than two weeks ago, the Fenty Beauty founder introduced her new Cheeks Out Cream Blushes in a summer..

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Katherine Jenkins will sing for VE Day to empty audience [Video]

Katherine Jenkins will sing for VE Day to empty audience

Katherine Jenkins will sing to an empty Royal Albert Hall to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe (VE Day) on Friday. Libby Hogan has this story.

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Class of 2020 graduates with 'robot ceremony' [Video]

Class of 2020 graduates with 'robot ceremony'

Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management utilizes robots to give its students a virtual graduation ceremony. Freddie Joyner has more.

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Obamas to headline YouTube virtual graduation ceremony [Video]

Obamas to headline YouTube virtual graduation ceremony

Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama. will deliver commencement speeches during YouTube's "Dear Class of 2020" ceremony.

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Five-year-old driver stopped on U.S. highway wanted to buy Lamborghini - police [Video]

Five-year-old driver stopped on U.S. highway wanted to buy Lamborghini - police

A trooper stopping a car with a suspected "impaired driver" on a U.S. highway on Monday (May 4) was bemused to find a 5-year-old in the driver's seat, the Utah Highway Patrol tweeted.

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