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Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ strikes one billion sights on YouTube – CNN

(CNN) Nirvana has reached a major milestone. The band’s 1991 hit single “Smells Like Teen Spirit” has hit 1 billion views on YouTube. Bassist Krist Novoselic tweeted, “Thanks to you all!!!!” Thanks to you all!!!! https://t.co/QGiy3qX7CZ — Krist Novoselić (@KristNovoselic) December 26, 2019 He also tweeted on December 19 that the 1 billionth view would…

(CNN) A Chick-fil-A employee in Wilmington, North Carolina, has caught the attention of his community with his infectiously upbeat customer service and bright attitude. A regular customer took video of employee Jeremiah Murrill one day as she placed her drive-thru order at the restaurant. She posted the video on Facebook. In two weeks, it had…

(CNN) If President Donald Trump loses in 2020, it will be at the hands of women. While the chance of a woman winning the Democratic presidential nomination for 2020 aren’t too high at this very moment, female voters seem keen on kicking Trump to the curb. An examination of recent CNN polls reveal that we…

Jeffrey Sachs is a professor and director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University . The opinions expressed in this commentary are those of the author; view more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN) Did Donald Trump give you a lump of coal for Christmas? The President, after all, is doing everything possible to…

(CNN) Landyn Wadsworth has earned her spot on Santa’s nice list. The 8-year-old’s Christmas wish was to help the dogs and cats at the Tri-Cities Animal Shelter in Pasco, Washington, so she asked for money to buy pet food for Christmas instead of toys. She got quite a haul. The shelter posted a picture on…

(CNN) Songwriter Allee Willis has died at age 72, according to her partner Prudence Fenton. “Rest In Boogie Wonderland Nov 10,1947-December 24, 2019,” Fenton captioned a photo of Willis on her Instagram page . Willis is known for writing the “Friends” theme song, Earth, Wind, & Fire’s songs “September” and “Boogie Wonderland,” and co-authoring the…

Hero trainee in UNCC capturing is being recognized as a ‘Star Wars’ Jedi

(CNN) A hero of this galaxy is now also a hero of one far, far away. The makers of Star Wars have created a character in honor of Riley Howell , according to CNN affiliate WLOS . Howell was a 21-year-old ROTC cadet and student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He died…

(CNN) A grandfather in Oregon just bought a small school bus so he can take his 10 grandchildren to school. Last Friday, Doug Hayes revealed the little yellow bus to his grandchildren just in time for Christmas. It has the words “Grandfather Express” plastered across the side. Hayes staged the surprise at home in Gladstone,…

(CNN) The first time Vivian Walker met a Santa the same color as she is, she was 41. “My first time, in the flesh,” Walker said. “I’d seen him in pictures, but I’d never in the flesh seen a black Santa.” Walker grew up seeing a photo of a black Santa at her little brother’s…

(CNN) A hero of this galaxy is now also a hero of one far, far away. The makers of Star Wars have created a character in honor of Riley Howell , according to CNN affiliate WLOS . Howell was a 21-year-old ROTC cadet and student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He died…