Last Update on July 30, 2015 07:09 GMT
TREVOR NOAH ON HIS VISION FOR "DAILY SHOW"
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Trevor Noah says "The Daily Show" will still take on politics and the media when he takes over. But he says it will be from his perspective, not that of Jon Stewart, the man he's replacing. For example, Noah notes that he and Stewart have different perspectives on race -- because Stewart is a middle-aged Jewish man from New Jersey while he's black, from South Africa -- and has only been in the U.S. for about five years. He says while Stewart would have to "empathize" about race relations, he comes from "a totally different place." Noah says the biggest pressure of taking on the Comedy Central job -- is living up to the expectations that Stewart has for him to do well. Noah begins his run on September 28.
MIA FARROW - CECIL
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mia Farrow is drawing fire online for trying to put the heat on the dentist who killed a beloved lion in Zimbabwe. Some have called for the actress' verified Twitter account to be suspended after she put Walter Palmer's business address on blast. The original message was deleted from Farrow's account. And Twitter isn't commenting on whether any action was taken. Some tweeted back at Farrow telling her it was wrong for her to give out the dentist's address in Minnesota. Other social media posters have been posting the address of the dentist online because he killed Cecil.
BREAKING BAD HOUSES FOR SALE
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Wanna buy one of the world's most famous meth labs? Here's your chance - sort of. Two of the houses featured on the hit TV show "Breaking Bad" are up for sale. The homes are located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and include the one where Breaking Bad character Jesse Pinkman cooked up his batches of methamphetamine. The two-story, 4-bedroom house is listing for $1.6 million. The other home for sale appears in the series finale; it's where the show's main character, Walter White, threatened his former business partner. That home is going for $2.65 million. The sales team that has the houses on the market has a website that advises that the meth lab isn't included.
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IDRIS ELBA/KRISTEN STEWART - VENICE FILM FESTIVAL
LONDON (AP) -- Organizers of the Venice Film Festival are out with a list of some of the stars of movies that will be featured this year and there are some big ones on the list. The lineup will feature Kristen Stewart in a sci-fi romance. Idris Elba will be in a war film. And Tilda Swinton will team with Dakota Johnson in another project. Other actors whose work will be showcased at the Venice festival include Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp and Jake Gyllenhaal. The festival is set for September and will run for 11 days.
MIAMI (AP) -- Shakira's fans sure have gotten a kick out of her post that shows her new baby kicking a soccer ball. The co-judge on "The Voice" is seen on Twitter and Facebook holding her youngest son in front of a soccer ball and urging him to kick it. The baby, born in January, does -- and makes contact with the ball on his first try. The 12-second video attracted nearly 2 million views on Facebook in just an hour. The child's prowess with kicking should come as no surprise, though. Shakira is married to pro soccer star Gerard Pique.