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Megyn Kelly approves of Charlize Theron's 'Bombshell' casting: 'You could do worse, right?'

Megyn Kelly has only kind things to say about Charlize Theron's upcoming portrayal of her in the movie "Bombshell."        ...

Megyn Kelly approves of Charlize Theron's 'Bombshell' casting: 'You could do worse, right?'

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Megyn Kelly approves of Charlize Theron's 'Bombshell' casting: 'You could do worse, right?' Megyn Kelly has only kind things to say about Charlize Theron's upcoming portrayal of her in the movie "Bombshell."        ...
22:00, 2019-09-16

Megyn Kelly Reacts to Charlize Theron's Portrayal in Upcoming Bombshell Movie As far as casting decisions go, Megyn Kelly should consider herself lucky that Charlize Theron is playing her in the movie, Bombshell. But the newscaster was cool as a cucumber when asked......
13:42, 2019-09-13

Charlize Theron's Portrayal of Megyn Kelly in Bombshell's Trailer Will Make You Do a Double Take You'll do a double take after seeing Charlize Theron's portrayal of Megyn Kelly in the new Bombshell trailer. Lionsgate released the official teaser for the film on Wednesday. The......
00:00, 2019-08-22

Charlize Theron is dead ringer for Megyn Kelly in tense first trailer for 'Bombshell' Check out the tense first look at "Bombshell," the upcoming Lionsgate film about the sexual misconduct allegations against Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.        ...
14:00, 2019-08-22

Megyn Kelly ziplines and hits the rodeo with family since parting with NBC Since leaving NBC in January, Megyn Kelly has been spending time with her family, including a trip to Big Sky, Montana.        ...
00:28, 2019-07-27

Al Roker says Matt Lauer is 'focused' on his kids, wishes Megyn Kelly 'all the best' Al Roker addresses his former NBC colleagues, Matt Lauer and Megyn Kelly, in a new interview with USA TODAY.        ...
22:28, 2019-09-16

Fox News contributor Guy Benson marries boyfriend, says Megyn Kelly brought them together Benson's new husband, Adam Wise, said that he watched Benson's episode on "The Kelly File" and emailed him out of the blue, and the rest is history.        ...
21:14, 2019-09-11

Al Roker says Matt Lauer is 'focused' on his kids, wishes Megyn Kelly 'all the best' Al Roker addresses his former NBC colleagues, Matt Lauer and Megyn Kelly, in a new interview with USA TODAY.        ...
23:42, 2019-09-12

Condoleezza Rice dismisses NBC reporter’s claim that racism is worse under Trump: ‘Sure doesn’t feel worse’ Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made it clear that she doesn’t think racism in American has gotten “worse” under President Trump, calling the claim “hyperbole” on Thursday during an interview on NBC’s “Today” show....
22:42, 2019-06-20

ECB opens door to interest rate cut as outlook gets 'worse and worse' The European Central Bank has opened the door to a further interest rate cut as well as additional stimulus measures as global trade tensions threaten the continent's economic outlook....
17:14, 2019-07-25

Vladimir Putin Says US-Russia Relations Are Getting "Worse And Worse" Russia President Vladimir Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting in an interview published on Thursday that the current US administration had imposed......
18:56, 2019-06-13

Putin says Russia-U.S. relations are getting 'worse and worse': Mir TV President Vladimir Putin said in an interview published on Thursday that relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting that the current U.S. administration had imposed dozens of sanctions on Russia....
10:00, 2019-06-13

Putin says U.S.-Russia relations are getting 'worse and worse' President Vladimir Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting in an interview published on Thursday that the current U.S. administration had imposed dozens of sanctions on Russia....
11:14, 2019-06-13

Tarana Burke to Sit Down With Reporter Jim DeRogatis About New R. Kelly Book, Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly For nearly 20 years, no one in media knew more about R. Kelly’s trail of alleged abuse then journalist Jim DeRogatis. Now, with his forthcoming book, Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly, DeRogatis tells the story behind his explosive reporting—and wh...
13:28, 2019-05-18

Everything That's Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Rocked R. Kelly's World--and What's Next for the Disgraced Star In the four months since Lifetime aired its damning six-hour docu-series Surviving R. Kelly, a harrowing portrait of the R&B singer's alleged predatory behavior as told by those who claim......
21:00, 2019-05-04

R. Kelly's Daughter Jaah Kelly Speaks Out on Sexuality Years After Coming Out R. Kelly's daughter Jaah Kelly is speaking her truth. The 18-year-old, the second of the musician's three children and who is also a music artist, opens up about her sexuality in......
01:14, 2019-06-28

Kelly Clarkson on From Justin To Kelly: "It was a very miserable time of my life" Kelly Clarkson’s never been shy about deriding 2003's From Justin To Kelly—she told Time in 2015 that she “just want[s] it to go away”—but her return to film with this month’s UglyDolls has her reflecting on just what was so traumatic about the f...
22:56, 2019-05-02

The Democratic Civil War Is Getting Worse and Worse The feuding within the House Democratic caucus has been steadily escalating over the past few days, and now it looks like it’s threatening to spiral out of control....
22:14, 2019-07-11

The NFL Concussion Settlement Just Keeps Getting Worse And Worse In what plaintiffs’ attorneys view as a total disaster, the federal judge overseeing the NFL concussion settlement on Thursday denied a motion to reconsider rules changes for physicians she had approved last month. Those changes, as noted earlier, st...
18:28, 2019-05-17

Charlize Theron: Style Diary Has 43 ever looked so good? Academy Award winner Charlize Theron doesn't shy away from bold roles or        ...
05:14, 2019-04-30

You'll Never Believe How Rihanna Savagely Trolled Charlize Theron With a T-Shirt Not even Charlize Theron can compete with Rihanna. During an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers last night, the Long Shot actress revealed that, like parents, her publicist often......
23:28, 2019-05-02

'Surviving R. Kelly: The Impact' questions if Michael Avenatti will taint Kelly's trial "Surviving R. Kelly" is 2019's most talked-about TV event, sparking backlash, legal troubles and more allegations. Here's what happens next.        ...
09:00, 2019-05-06

Charlize Theron Discusses That Time Rihanna Trolled Her With a T-shirt It’s hard to compete with Rihanna, even if you’re Charlize Theron. The Long Shot star stopped by Late Night on Wednesday and shared a story that shows that even Theron’s own publicist seems to prefer Rihanna. “You want your pu...
22:14, 2019-05-02

Charlize Theron Posts Rare Photo of Her Daughter During Family Vacation Charlize Theron isn't ready to get back to reality. The legendary actress, who finished filming the highly-anticipated Bombshell movie and The Addams Family animatedfilm, has been out......
05:28, 2019-08-26

Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren are apparently back in Fast And Furious 9 It’s time for another update from the set of Fast And Furious 9 from Vin Diesel, just a few weeks after he, Tyrese Gibson, and Michelle Rodriguez put on a big show to let everyone know how much happier they are without a certain ex-wrestler hogging t...
03:28, 2019-07-09

Netflix and Charlize Theron team up on a stunt driving reality TV show Netflix has unveiled a trailer for Hyperdrive, a reality show about elite street racers who test their limits in a 100-acre obstacle course. The series will feature 28 contestants from a variety of everyday backgrounds, including a law student, a del...
03:42, 2019-08-02

Long Shot review – Seth Rogen gets Charlize Theron's vote Plenty of laughs ensue when a presidential hopeful is reunited with the teenager – now a speechwriter – whom she once babysatThe New York Times ran an arts section thinkpiece recently, mulling over the reasons romcoms no longer enjoy the traction the...
13:56, 2019-05-03

‘Long Shot’ review: Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen have chemistry It might seem you’ve heard this one before: A schlubby dude (here, Seth Rogen) improbably wins the heart of a woman (Charlize Theron) who’s out of his league. It’s hardly Rogen’s first time at this rodeo; 2007’s “Knocked Up” is the standard-bearer fo...
19:42, 2019-05-02

Chiwetel Ejiofor joins Charlize Theron's immortal soldier movie The Old Guard According to Variety, Charlize Theron’s band of immortal mercenaries has enlisted another member, with Chiwetel Ejiofor singing on to appear in The Old Guard, a Netflix movie adaptation of Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernández’s comic of the same name. Th...
02:14, 2019-06-24

'Long Shot' pairs Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen in political romance Oscar winner Charlize Theron and comedy actor Seth Rogen join forces in rom-com "Long Shot", playing an unlikely love pairing between a powerful politician and an unemployed dishevelled journalist....
12:00, 2019-05-01

Seth Rogen woos Charlize Theron in the half-assed political rom-com Long Shot Seth Rogen rose to fame through a Cinderella story for the modern American schlub. The poster for Knocked Up made him the butt of the joke: “What if this guy got you pregnant?” it asked over a headshot of the actor, looking young, dumb, and dazed. We...
01:14, 2019-05-04

Watch: 'Bombshell': Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie, Nicole Kidman bring Fox News scandal to life in teaser Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie and Nicole Kidman star together in the first teaser trailer for "Bombshell" which follows the real-life scandal at Fox News that brought down its former chairman and CEO Roger AIles....
04:00, 2019-08-22

Analysis: Why car makers are casting aside old rivalries Toyota is working with Suzuki, Subaru, Mazda and Daihatsu on EV tech As an increasing number of manufacturers announce plans to share electric car development, we look at the benefits of collaboration Old rivalries in the world of car making are ...
02:56, 2019-08-09

'Central casting': Trump is talking more than ever about men's looks President Donald Trump told Fox News in June that it's "tough" to follow his instincts and withdraw all troops from Afghanistan when a "great-looking, central casting" military general urges him not to....
09:57, 2019-08-14

'Band of Brothers' was a casting feat for the ages If you ever want to know what it takes to put together one of the most impressive casts ever assembled for a television miniseries, it would be worth digging through Meg Liberman's archives....
00:56, 2019-06-07

How Trans Actors Are Rewriting the Rules of TV Casting Jen Richards, Brian Michael Smith and others are challenging the TV industry to consider trans performers for roles having nothing to do with their gender identity....
20:14, 2019-05-03

Simu Liu Shares the Story of His Shang-Chi Casting Simu Liu’s (fantastic) casting as Shang-Chi for Marvel’s upcoming Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings was one of Marvel’s triumphant surprises at Comic-Con last weekend, and now Simu Liu has shed some light on the experience of getting that new...
02:56, 2019-07-29

The Londoner: Hampstead faces race casting row In today's the Londoner: Hampstead Theatre faces race casting row | Jacob Rees-Mogg is impressed by the full service | Nigella Lawson hits the hay early | Meera Syal's comic timing is so disarming | So Solid Crew's Harvey's childhood reveals an odd q...
12:56, 2019-08-08

Elba says race talk around Bond casting disappointing LONDON (AP) — Even though Idris Elba isn’t trying to become the next James Bond, he’s disheartened that some people don’t think he should be considered for the spy role because he’s black. The British actor says in the August ...
23:28, 2019-06-27

Robert Pattinson expected way more blowback from his Batman casting Robert Pattinson opened up for the first time about his casting as the Caped Crusader in Matt Reeves’ upcoming The Batman, revealing that, ope, people found out about it way too soon. In fact, the conflicting reports saying that Nicholas Hoult was al...
06:14, 2019-09-04

Mel Gibson casting in Rothchild comedy sparks outrage News of the film, set among the New York super-rich, attracts criticism in wake of the actor’s previous antisemitism controversiesA wave of condemnation has greeted the announcement of a new film starring Mel Gibson, in which the actor is due to play...
15:14, 2019-05-14

Bill Hader has Finn Wolfhard to thank for his It casting, apparently If you thought Bill Hader was only capable of being an ace comedian, you’re in for a massive surprise when you watch It: Chapter Two. The Emmy-winning actor is already getting rave critical reviews for his performance in the film, which releases on S...
02:00, 2019-09-05

Disney’s Freeform response to Little Mermaid casting critics NBC NEWS – Disney’s Freeform issued a scathing response to critics of its casting of Halle Bailey as Ariel in the upcoming adaptation of “The Little Mermaid.” Halle Bailey/ Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File When Disney ...
23:14, 2019-07-08

Scarlett Johansson: comments on 'authentic casting' taken out of context Star clarifies comment: ‘Any actor should be able to play anybody and Art, in all forms, should be immune to political correctness’Scarlett Johansson has said comments she made on the “authentic casting” debate have been taken out of context and asse...
00:56, 2019-07-15

Save yourself! The video games casting us as helpless children A new breed of games pits vulnerable kids against huge challenges. What does this say about how adults are facing society’s problems?Environmental and financial crises loom and we feel we have no influence. If society has already reduced us to a chil...
12:56, 2019-05-08

Scarlett Johansson Speaks Out About Political Correctness and Casting Scarlett Johansson made headlines this weekend over her recent comments about political correctness and casting. The 34-year-old actress discussed the topic during a recent interview for......
07:42, 2019-07-14

Scarlett Johansson Says Comments on ‘Authentic Casting’ Were Taken Out of Context Scarlett Johansson says comments she made on the “authentic casting” debate have been taken out of context and asserts that she supports diversity in film. The actress came under fire in 2017 for playing an Asian character in Ghost in the...
23:28, 2019-07-15

A conversation with a longtime casting producer for The Real World After a few years off the air, The Real World returned last month via Facebook Watch. We sat down with Sasha Alpert, longtime casting producer for The Real World and supervising producer for the new season, to talk about recruiting for the show....
01:56, 2019-07-19

What to Know About Sean Spicer and the Controversy Over His Dancing With the Stars Casting The announcement Wednesday that former White House Press secretary Sean Spicer will appear in the upcoming season of Dancing With the Stars has sparked fierce debate online – with show’s longtime host Tom Bergeron among those sharing con...
20:00, 2019-08-22

‘Killing Eve’ author dishes on adapting and casting hit show When Luke Jennings’ 2018 novel “Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle” was optioned for a TV series, the British writer was given a list of potential scriptwriters to adapt his story about a witty, glamorous assassin who becomes obsessed with the MI-5 age...
03:14, 2019-07-24

Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen take a 'Long Shot' on love Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen star as a rising politician and a disheveled journalist who fall for each other in 'Long Shot.'        ...
07:56, 2019-04-30

Charlize Theron on her favorite rom-coms and making 'Long Shot' Charlize Theron dishes on her fave rom-com "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and starring with Seth Rogan in "Long Shot."        ...
00:14, 2019-05-02

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts:        ...
14:00, 2019-08-22

Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie take on Fox News in 'Bombshell' Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie star in the drama "Bombshell," about the women who took down Fox News' Roger Ailes.        ...
14:00, 2019-08-22

UK expats say slow mail service prevents them from casting EU-vote Numerous British expatriates say they are being prevented from voting in this week's European election because they didn't receive their ballot papers in time....
15:14, 2019-05-22

#NotMyAriel: White Twitter Is Big Mad About Disney Casting a Black Little Mermaid As the nation celebrated the national holiday that symbolizes all men being created equal, a small minority of mistreated Americans cranked up the Caucasian outrage machine to address an egregious injustice that threatened the happiness and well-bein...
19:14, 2019-07-05

Dakota Fanning clarifies the casting in new refugee movie after backlash Dakota Fanning's character in "Sweetness in the Belly" gets caught up in Ethiopia's civil war and is sent to England, a place she has never been to.        ...
00:00, 2019-09-06

Joe Biden unveils healthcare plan casting 'Medicare for all' as 'getting rid of Obamacare' Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden released a healthcare proposal Monday that cast the "Medicare for all" approach of others running for the nomination as "starting from scratch" and an attack on the signature achievement of his former boss....
14:42, 2019-07-15

Original voice of ‘The Little Mermaid’ defends casting of Halle Bailey TODAY – Mermaids stick together! Jodi Benson, who voiced Ariel in Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” in 1989, is defending the casting of Ariel in the live-action remake of the animated classic. Jodi Benson, Halle Bailey/ AP Disney recently announce...
22:28, 2019-07-09

The Cars of Stranger Things Season 3 Keep a Great Car-Casting Streak Going I’ve done roundups of the cars in Stranger Things for the past two seasons, so if you were hoping I’d just forget and you could slide by without scrutinizing the cars of the show, I have terrible news for you: we’re doing season three! And, even wors...
02:56, 2019-07-12

Disney's Freeform Claps Back at Critics of The Little Mermaid Casting When it was announced last week that Chloe x Halle singer Halle Bailey, a black woman, will play Ariel in Disney's upcoming The Little Mermaid live-action reboot, debates were sparked and many......
18:14, 2019-07-07

Tom Bergeron Slams Sean Spicer's Casting on Dancing With the Stars It's safe to say Tom Bergeron won't be giving this year's Dancing With the Stars cast a perfect 10. Earlier this morning, Good Morning America announced the celebrities......
21:14, 2019-08-21

Robert Pattinson the new Batman? Casting report is a dark night for some CNN – Gotham is shook. A report Thursday that Robert Pattinson could take on the role of Batman has some crying, “Holy miscast!” According to Variety, the actor is close to sealing a deal to play “The Batman” in ...
02:14, 2019-05-18

Scarlett Johansson Clarifies Comments on Political Correctness and Casting Scarlett Johansson wants to clarify remarks she made in an interview about politically correctness, following fresh controversy. Almost exactly a year ago, the 34-year-old actress pulled......
20:14, 2019-07-14

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ star on Christopher Meloni casting: ‘I nearly died’ The man who played one of New York’s favorite TV cops for 12 seasons, the gruff yet compassionate Elliot Stabler of “Law & Order,” has taken up another sort of law enforcement role on Hulu’s jarring adaptation “The Handm...
01:14, 2019-06-06

Amazon unveils first batch of casting for The Wheel of Time adaptation Enlarge / Amazon is adapting the late Robert Jordan's bestselling 14-book series of fantasy novels, The Wheel of Time. (credit: Tor Books) Amazon has announced its first round of casting for The Wheel of Time, the long-awaited TV adaptation of the ...
12:42, 2019-08-15

Charlize Theron opens up about #MeToo moment early in her career: 'It made me so angry' In an interview alongside "Long Shot" co-star Seth Rogen, Charlize Theron recalled an upsetting #MeToo moment from the beginning of her acting career.        ...
04:28, 2019-05-01

Trump says Prince Harry is a terrific guy, denies casting Meghan as 'nasty' U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain's Prince Harry was a terrific guy and denied casting his American-born wife, Meghan, as a nasty person, claiming media had distorted his words as he actually felt she was very nice....
10:56, 2019-06-05

'Casting heaven': Danny Boyle excited over Alan McGee biopic Filmmaker Danny Boyle has spoken of his excitement at working on the upcoming Creation Stories film, which brings to the big screen all the hedonism of the most famous British record label of the 1990s....
02:00, 2019-07-08

Casting Halle Bailey as Ariel Is Great. The Real Question Is: Who Will Be Her Prince? When news broke last week that Halle Bailey had been cast as Ariel for the new live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, I was thrilled. I’m a big fan of the show Grown-ish and her character Sky Forster has a good mix of comedic and dramatic timing. ...
22:56, 2019-07-08

Yara Shahidi Weighs in on Halle Bailey's The Little Mermaid Casting Controversy R&B singer Halle Bailey already has a number one fan when it comes to her upcoming role as Ariel in Disney's live-action remake of The Little Mermaid. Speaking to E! News during......
05:00, 2019-07-22

Toy Story 2 casting couch 'blooper' deleted by Disney after #MeToo movement Now removed scene features Stinky Pete behaving in an inappropriate way with Barbie dollsA fake blooper scene from Toy Story 2 featuring a “casting couch” scenario has been quietly deleted by Disney from the latest home releases of the animated film....
14:42, 2019-07-03

Steve Jobs Was Master At ''Casting Spells'' On Workers: Bill Gates Apple chief design officer Jony Ive who worked at the iPhone maker for almost 30 years decided to move on last month and form an independent design firm called LoveFrom....
09:28, 2019-07-08

Hong Kong's 'be water' protests leave China casting about for an enemy Beijing’s worldview cannot conceive of a leaderless movement: there have to be saboteurs behind itOn Friday morning, as Hong Kong woke up, the news came in as thick as the incessant rain: Andy Chan Ho-tin, the head of the outlawed Hong Kong National ...
09:56, 2019-08-30

Spicer hits back at critics protesting his casting on 'Dancing With the Stars' Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer shot back at critics protesting his selection for the new season of “Dancing With the Stars" Wednesday. ...
15:42, 2019-08-22

Adult Video Star Talks About The Casting Couch In The Anime Industry In a recent episode of late night Japanese TV show Jikkuri Kiitarou (Listen Carefully), adult video star Cocona Yuzuki talks about which entertainment gig she says has the darkest of dark sides: anime voice acting....
15:00, 2019-06-07

Review: Endearing 'Long Shot' hits with Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen as a power couple Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen are the winning ticket of the romantic comedy 'Long Shot,' a modern fairy tale that swaps the usual gender stereotypes.        ...
04:00, 2019-05-03

Robert Pattinson prophesied his Batman casting in his Twilight: Eclipse commentary track In a rousing turn of events, Robert Pattinson has reportedly been cast as the newest Batman. And, while that has many people up in arms, it’s not that out of left field nor is it a particularly bad decision. At all. Has he shown that he can make spar...
00:28, 2019-05-18

Grey's Anatomy Boss Blasts ABC for Casting Sean Spicer on Dancing With the Stars Dancing With the Stars' casting decisions for season 28 have been, let's say controversial. Well, one casting decision in particular: Sean Spicer. The former White House press......
21:56, 2019-08-23

Freeform slams critics of 'The Little Mermaid' casting Halle Bailey: 'It's a work of fiction' Many "The Little Mermaid" fans are slamming Disney for casting singer Halle Bailey as the new Ariel, and some people have finally had enough of the negativity....
21:56, 2019-07-08

Meghan McCain defends Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting: 'He's got kids to put through college' Meghan McCain defended former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer on "The View" after his first "Dancing with the Stars" performance went viral.        ...
13:14, 2019-09-19

Dakota Fanning responds to casting backlash over Muslim role in new refugee movie After her movie role as a Muslim raised in Africa sparked a social media firestorm, Dakota Fanning is now speaking out on the casting controversy.        ...
20:00, 2019-09-05

Will The Bachelor Franchise Adjust Its Casting and Vetting Process After Hannah Brown's Season? There's been almost as much drama behind the scenes of The Bachelorette as there was on camera. Hannah Brown's recent season of The Bachelorette ended with her engaged, until she......
23:14, 2019-08-05

Donald Glover Defends Halle Bailey Amid The Little Mermaid Casting Backlash Donald Glover is rallying behind Halle Bailey amid criticism over her casting in Disney's upcoming The Little Mermaid live-action reboot. Last week, debates were sparked online after......
23:56, 2019-07-10

The Little Mermaid's Halle Bailey Isn't Alone: Inside Disney's Many Controversial Live-Action Casting Choices It was meant to be a moment of celebration for Halle Bailey. When Disney and director Rob Marshall announced the the Grown-ish star and singer, one half of R&B duo Chloe x Halle, had......
16:28, 2019-07-16

Dream Casting Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin in the College Admissions Scandal TV Show It was only a matter of time before this happened: The college admissions scandal is (probably) becoming a TV series. Of course we already have casting thoughts about who should play Felicity......
21:14, 2019-05-08

Television Academy disqualifies performers in vote-rigging plan from casting Emmy ballots The Television Academy Wednesday told some Emmy voters they can't vote this year after discovering they were planning to engage in block voting.        ...
03:00, 2019-06-13

Charlize Theron: Being asked to play Gal Gadot's mom in 'Wonder Woman' is a slap in the face Charlize Theron, 43, says being asked to play the mother of Gal Gadot, 34, in the superhero hit 'Wonder Woman' is pretty much typical Hollywood.        ...
19:56, 2019-05-05

Casting Secrets, a Failed Cameo and the Anti-Love Story: 10 Fascinating Facts About (500) Days of Summer "This is not a love story." It's been 10 years since the narrator of Marc Webb's indie romantic comedy (500) Days of Summer warned us that things were not exactly as they......
19:56, 2019-07-17

House Democrats Sue for Mueller Report’s Grand Jury Material, Casting It As a Major Step Toward Impeachment House Democrats filed a lawsuit in federal court on Friday to obtain the grand jury materials from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russian interference in the 2016 election, arguing that they needed the information to determ...
23:00, 2019-07-26

Austin Butler's casting as Elvis Presley makes girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens curse joyfully Newbie Austin Butler will play Elvis Presley opposite Tom Hanks' Colonel Tom Parker in Baz Luhrmann's new movie about the king of rock 'n' roll.        ...
22:56, 2019-07-18

A casting call seeking a 'very pretty' girl for a Milka chocolate ad banned overweight or redhead children from applying Rose Prouser/Reuters & Shutterstock A casting call for Milka chocolate sparked outrage by banning overweight or redhead children from applying. The ad, which was spotted by performer Helen Raw, read: "Eye colour and hair colour are not important but...
23:42, 2019-08-12

Charlize Theron on 'Long Shot': Women can be individuals 'and still be deserving of love' In "Long Shot," Charlize Theron plays a politician who falls for a speechwriter (Seth Rogen). "I never thought it was an unusual pairing," she says.        ...
00:14, 2019-05-02

'Game of Thrones' star Nathalie Emmanuel says the reaction to Missandei's death can serve as a diversity lesson for casting future shows HBO Actress Nathalie Emmanuel, who played Missandei on "Game of Thrones," recently spoke to Entertainment Tonight about how many viewers had such strong reactions to Missandei's death. The reaction was especially strong because Missandei was the on...
00:56, 2019-08-01

Charlize Theron on 'co-parenting' with mom Gerda: 'I have absolutely no shame in that' Charlize Theron stars in the new rom-com "Long Shot," and opens up about life at home with her two children.        ...
04:00, 2019-05-03

'Dancing with the Stars' host Tom Bergeron says he opposed casting Sean Spicer "Dancing with the Stars" host Tom Bergeron says he told producers he didn't want to cast former Trump aide Sean Spicer in the show's upcoming season.        ...
01:42, 2019-08-22

Online casting search begins for the biopic 'Respect': Who will play young Aretha Franklin? An online casting search has begun for a singing actress to portray a young Aretha Franklin in the upcoming 'Respect' biopic starring Jennifer Hudson.        ...
20:56, 2019-07-18

This Just Gets Worse and Worse Speaking with reporters outside the White House before jetting off to his private golf club in Bedminster, NJ, on Friday, President Donald Trump backtracked on his bogus backtracking from his weeklong racist rants against Rep. Ilhan Omar and other me...
01:00, 2019-07-20

It Just Keeps Getting Worse For The Celtics Think back to two summers ago. The Boston Celtics, after enduring yet another round of criticism for failing to dig into their war chest of draft picks in order to make a trade for Paul George or Jimmy Butler, had swooped in to pluck Kyrie Irving awa...
19:14, 2019-06-19

Jodi Benson, star of original 'Little Mermaid,' defends Halle Bailey's live-action casting Jodi Benson, who voiced Ariel in Disney's 1989 animated "The Little Mermaid," defended Halle Bailey after backlash over her live-action casting.        ...
17:28, 2019-07-09

The sad Mets reality that keeps getting worse MILWAUKEE — Such is life with the Mets nowadays — most days? — that they can’t even win the battles they lose. And now their greatest weakness, their pitching depth, appears poised to face its biggest test yet. Look, if Mickey Callaway’s guys had sim...
06:56, 2019-05-06

Your heatwave could be worse because of a drought somewhere else Enlarge / Temperatures during the third week of July, 2019. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Long-lived heatwaves in the mid-latitudes are typically the result of an atmospheric pattern known as a “blocking high.” In a blocking high, the jet stream...
17:14, 2019-08-21

Health Inequality Is Getting Worse in the U.S. Americans who have had the misfortune of becoming seriously sick know that the country’s health care system is deeply broken, even if you have insurance. But a new study out Friday highlights the widening gap in who gets to be healthy. Over a 25-year...
20:42, 2019-06-28

The news on semiconductors is bad, and it will likely get worse First the global slowdown clobbered them at the end of last year, then the China trade war intensifying clobbered them again in May, then the Huawei ban, then Japan's export restrictions against South Korea....
00:28, 2019-07-17

It can get a whole lot worse for Giants very quickly It is not yet late early for the Giants. Late, though, arrives soon enough — Sunday in the home opener against the Bills, to be exact. The Giants getting thrashed by the Cowboys in Arlington, Texas is no shock, considering the disparity in where thes...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Will Brexit be worse for women? The economic impact of Brexit has been explored far and wide. But with the October 31 deadline approaching and a no-deal scenario still very much on the cards, could it affect women disproportionately?...
21:14, 2019-06-26

Which Is Worse: Rodents or Roaches? On Tuesday, in what could only be read as a terrible omen for Mueller Day, a rather large cockroach suddenly appeared, out of nowhere, crawling across my desk. I do not have a photo of this because I absolutely DESPISE roaches—especially the big dadd...
22:42, 2019-07-26

Why MTA deficits are likely to be far worse than predicted The MTA’s massive upcoming deficit could be far worse than officials are predicting — because they’re assuming hundreds of millions of dollars in savings that won’t happen under current worker contracts or if the economy goes south,...
16:00, 2019-08-08

How Much Worse Could This Measles Outbreak Get? As of this week, there have been 695 cases of measles in the U.S. across more than 20 states this year—the highest annual toll seen since the disease was declared extinguished in the U.S. in 2000, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prev...
15:56, 2019-04-28

MLB’s attendance problem is getting worse NEW YORK — The Tampa Bay Rays and Miami Marlins drew 12,653 Wednesday night — combined. Baltimore, Cincinnati, Minnesota and Tampa Bay set stadium lows this year. Kansas City had its smallest home crowd since 2011 and Toronto and San Francisco since ...
06:14, 2019-05-31

The Next Donald Trump Will Be Worse As difficult as it may be while staring down a 2020 reelection campaign, it is worth taking some time to mull over this inevitability: Donald Trump is only a rickety trial run for the next far more dangerous Fascist 2.0 candidate that will come after...
19:28, 2019-06-18

Vaping is worse with THC oil and 4 other things you to know Expect serious nicotine withdrawal from vaping, which is more addictive than smoking because the concentrated liquid form is more quickly metabolized.        ...
22:14, 2019-08-28

Trump's attacks on the Fed are about to get worse President Trump has shown his hand. Over two years into his presidency, he has proven that he governs in the model of the 21st-century populists who have taken office across the world. As the 2020 election draws closer, he will intensify his attacks ...
23:14, 2019-07-29

Booker says Trump is 'worse than a racist' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., blasted President Trump over his ongoing feud with the four progressive congresswomen, and said the president is "worse than a racist."...
06:28, 2019-07-23

Why the gaming world will be worse once GameStop is gone Enlarge / Artist's conception of a customer virtually experiencing a world without GameStop. (credit: Ava Williams/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) Major game retailer GameStop has been having more than its fair share of struggles lately. Afte...
23:14, 2019-08-02

It just gets worse for Yankees’ Luis Severino Another day, another Yankees injury setback. And this one might hurt the most. Luis Severino has been shut down because of soreness in his right lat, manager Aaron Boone revealed to reporters before the Yankees faced the Red Sox on Saturday in London...
03:00, 2019-06-30

The New XFL Team Names And Logos Are Something Worse Than Bad The second, flaghumpinger incarnation of the XFL is, it appears, truly actually happening next spring. Landry Jones is in and the league has real teams and everything! Unfortunately, these are those teams....
09:14, 2019-08-22

Facebook's Antitrust Problems Just Got Worse New York Attorney General Letitia James launched a multi-state antitrust investigation into Facebook on Friday, applying a new layer of pesky regulatory scrutiny to the scandal-ridden social network.Read more......
20:28, 2019-09-06

The Jets' Nightmare Offseason Keeps Getting Worse Two seasons ago, the Winnipeg Jets were a dark horse Cup contender, and then, for a brief moment, actual Cup favorites, and playing like it. It didn’t happen for them, but they returned largely the same roster the next. 2018 was a step back, with a f...
20:28, 2019-09-18

A conflict with Iran would not be like the Iraq War. It would be worse. The dispute between a U.S. administration led by a tough-talking Republican president and an embattled but antagonistic Middle Eastern power has reminded many observers of the run-up to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003....
05:28, 2019-05-15

A tale of two cities: Why ransomware will just get worse Enlarge / Baltimore, Maryland; Riviera Beach, Florida. Both got ransomware, and the outcomes were... the worst of times, and the worst of times. Earlier this week, the city of Riviera Beach, Florida, faced a $600,000 demand from ransomware operato...
00:56, 2019-06-22

The worse seems over for the Apple iPhone in China Apple has had to put up with a number of headwinds that negatively affected sales of the Apple iPhone in China over the last year. One issue was the strength in the U.S. Dollar against the Chinese Yuan. This forced Apple to price its phones at a high...
18:00, 2019-05-13

Renault-Nissan Tensions Somehow Got Even Worse Everything is falling apart for Renault-Nissan, more tariff threats, more Brexit fallout, more alleged corruption in the Trump administration, and bad reviews for Elon Musk as a boss. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, June 10, 2019....
18:28, 2019-06-10

Substance abuse among veterans is getting worse More US military veterans are struggling with substance abuse and half of returning service members who need mental health treatment don’t seek out care, according to newly released data. According to information from the Centers for Disease Co...
18:28, 2019-05-30

When Your Frustration At A Game Makes You Even Worse Video games can be frustrating. Sometimes, that frustration can overpower your ability to play them well. There’s a term for that: In those moments, you’re “tilted.” On this week’s Kotaku Splitscreen, we had Kotaku’s newest staff writer Joshua Rivera...
22:01, 2019-07-26

Mali: 'Worse than anything we’ve seen in living memory' The conflict between the Dogon and Fulani ethnic groups over resources in Mali has been exacerbated by climate change, population growth, an absentee state and Islamism. The result is a rapidly rising death toll....
17:00, 2019-06-11

Driving In Manhattan Is Getting Actively Worse Anyone who drives in Manhattan knows that it’s trash, but even I was surprised by new data published by the NYC Department of Transportation that average speeds were down to all of 7 mph....
23:28, 2019-08-15

‘This is hell’: Zimbabweans say economy is worse than ever Many Zimbabweans who cheered the downfall of longtime leader Robert Mugabe two years ago are aghast to find the country in its most serious crisis in a decade....
22:56, 2019-07-25

Cal Clutterbuck’s injuries are worse than anyone imagined The injury to Cal Clutterbuck’s back was even worse than it appeared. The integral Islanders winger has been dealing with a few serious ailments for almost two months that eventually led to him missing Game 4 of their second-round series against the ...
14:56, 2019-05-07

This Indy 500 Pit Lane Crash Could Have Been Much Worse IndyCar inexperience caught out former Formula One racer Marcus Ericsson as he entered the pit lane on lap 138 in today’s Indianapolis 500. Getting slowed down from over 200 miles per hour down to the pit road speed limit isn’t exactly a cake walk. I...
03:14, 2019-05-27

For Better And Worse, Starrcast Isn't Like Any Other Wrestling Fan Convention It wasn’t even late on Thursday morning during Memorial Day weekend when things got weird. I was unable to sleep on my overnight flight from New York to Las Vegas, passed out for several hours of desperate sleep, then met England’s Maffew Gregg, the ...
01:56, 2019-08-31

The AFC is worse than we thought, and more NFL Week 1 takeaways The Jaguars and Browns were among the early disappointments. Also: The Rams' offense is changing, and Mike Zimmer appears to have gotten his wish with the Vikings....
05:56, 2019-09-10

NFL Owners Have Always Been Terrible. It's Just That Now The President Is Worse. When it comes to marrying brain-frozen, heavily armed plutocracy with mindless and quasi-religious ritual, the National Football League pretty much got there ahead of everybody. The number of NFL owners whose general political and social outlook has ...
00:42, 2019-08-10

Air quality in the US is getting worse after years of improvement After decades of improvement, America’s air may not be getting any cleaner. Over the last two years, the nation had more polluted air days than just a few years earlier, federal data shows. While it remains unclear whether this is the beginning of a ...
19:28, 2019-06-19

Subway, bus fare evasion could be even worse than the MTA says Fare evasion on subways and buses is soaring — but could be even worse than the MTA has reported, according to the agency’s watchdog. An investigation conducted earlier this year and published Thursday by MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pok...
23:42, 2019-09-12

Sitting in front of TV may be worse for health than desk job (Reuters Health) - Working at a desk all day may not be as bad for heart health and longevity as sitting in front of a television after hours, according to a U.S. study that suggests not all types of sitting are equally harmful....
23:14, 2019-06-27

NY state barely cracks top 20 for jobs, NYC is even worse As if you needed another reason to leave New York City. The US has seen notable job growth recently, with over 263,000 new jobs in April alone and the lowest unemployment rate since December 1969. However, not every city and state is enjoying a boomi...
22:42, 2019-05-30

Things Are Getting Worse for a Panicked Steve King You know you’re in trouble when despite being a true (racist) Republican, Liz Cheney won’t even defend you, and refers to comments you’ve made as “appalling and bizarre.”...
05:00, 2019-08-19

Edwin Diaz trade to Mets looking worse by the day PHILADELPHIA — It’s the trade that gets worse by the day. While Robinson Cano’s struggles this season have been well-documented, the supposed gem of Brodie Van Wagenen’s offseason blockbuster has come crashing down with him. Edwin Diaz’s latest meltd...
14:56, 2019-06-28

The Great Recession was a decade ago, but 23% of Americans are worse off now than before One in four Americans say that their financial situation hasn't changed since the Great Recession, while 23% say they're now worse off financially.       ...
20:42, 2019-06-16

Your sleep tracker might make insomnia worse Sleep tracking can help you determine if you're getting a good night's rest, but it might exacerbate your problems in some circumstances. Scientists talking to the New York Times have warned that sleep tracker apps and devices can worsen i...
08:56, 2019-06-16

Next Season The FIA WEC Entry List Is Getting Smaller But Maybe Not Worse Next season is something of an interim year for the FIA WEC. The new 2020-2021 season regulations have been announced, and there have been a couple of takers thus far, but that’s not for another year. Toyota, in the 2019-2020 season, will again be th...
06:14, 2019-06-15

There's truly nothing worse than family in iZombie's "Filleted To Rest" While the thematic throughline doesn’t land quite as well as one would hope—even with the return of a Liv voiceover to wrap it all up—iZombie’s “Filleted To Rest” is all about family. Both biological families and found families, as well as the (extre...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Why Tracking Your Symptoms Can Make You Feel Worse Health apps can trigger the nocebo effect: Obsessively tracking how you feel, what you ate, and how you slept can end up being a drag on your health....
15:42, 2019-05-30

Gary Sanchez struck out four times — then it got worse The only time Gary Sanchez put the ball in play Saturday, it ended any chance of a second straight come-from-behind win for the Yankees. The dreaded platinum sombrero might have been a preferred result. Instead, Sanchez finally made contact, only to ...
02:14, 2019-05-19

Instagram’s 'huge booty' problem keeps getting worse There isn't a day when I don't come across comments from bots on Instagram. They're all over the place. But there's nothing they love more than to spam high-profile pages with millions of followers. Whether it's LeBron James,...
02:00, 2019-08-07

Hamza Choudhury says he ‘let England down’ with red and has never felt worse • England Under-21 midfielder sent off in Euros defeat by France• Choudhury apologises for tackle that put opponent in hospitalHamza Choudhury has apologised for his awful challenge on France’s Jonathan Bamba and described the dismissal that cost Eng...
15:42, 2019-06-19

E-bikes are now allowed in US national parks, for better or worse The next time you visit a National Park in the US, you can likely bring your e-bike with you. The National Park Service has expanded the use of e-bikes to allow pedal assist models on the same roads and trails as conventional bicycles so long as the...
03:00, 2019-09-03

Big Pharma at new low in US ratings, even worse than media, government The U.S. drug industry has sunk to a new low in the ratings of top industries and government, a sign that the public has had it with surging prices and the industry’s fumbling of the opioid epidemic....
00:14, 2019-09-04

Bankruptcy filings rising across the country and it could get worse Bankruptcies are back — flashing warnings that more Americans are knee-deep in debt in big cities like New York. While total bankruptcy petitions nationwide by consumers and businesses are still well below Great Recession levels, analysts say there i...
14:56, 2019-08-11

It turns out planes are even worse for the climate than we thought Aeroplane contrails have a larger warming effect than all the CO2 emitted by planes that has accumulated in the atmosphere since the first ever flight...
15:56, 2019-06-27

Yankees’ day gets even worse after Subway Series rainout Rain fell on the Yankees on Monday. And then they fell out of first place in the AL East. The Rays beat the Athletics, 6-2, moving a half-game ahead of the washed-out Yankees. Charlie Morton remained unbeaten with Tampa Bay, pitching seven shutout in...
05:14, 2019-06-11

'Unpredictable' Hurricane Dorian keeps looking worse for Florida Predictions for Hurricane Dorian are getting more ominous as the storm approaches Florida, with a landfall expected on the eastern coast over Labor Day weekend....
23:28, 2019-08-29

Gallup: Most Iranians see local economy getting worse A Gallup World Poll showed Tuesday that most Iranians see their economy as worse off since the U.S. decision a year ago to leave the Iran nuclear deal....
22:42, 2019-06-11

Mitch McConnell on Reparations Is Somehow Even Worse Than You Could Imagine Tomorrow, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on a bill to create a commission to study reparations. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was asked his opinion on reparations today, and it should surprise no one that he doesn’t take t...
01:00, 2019-06-19

Ransomware: Why cities have become such a big target for cyberattacks - and why it'll get worse A number of US cities have paid ransoms of hundreds of thousands of dollars after getting caught out by hackers -- and if the business model is working, cybercriminals will keep exploiting it....
12:28, 2019-07-24

A year on, Congo’s Ebola outbreak is only getting worse In private, health officials express concern that official numbers underestimate the true scale of the crisis, as much of the affected region remains inaccessible due to conflict or remoteness....
16:00, 2019-08-01

What’s worse, Facebook’s bans or government regulation? On Thursday, Facebook decided it had had enough. It banned several accounts that it labeled as “dangerous” from its platforms. The prominent far-right or anti-Semitic figures booted from Facebook and Instagram included Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones, Mi...
03:42, 2019-05-03

Have FinTech Stocks Hit a Low...or Will the Train Wreck Get Worse? In this excerpt from the just-published Global Market Perspective, European analyst Brian Whitmer follows up on his forecast for the global financial technology sector....
15:56, 2019-05-01

Fake news is real — A.I. is going to make it much worse Advancements in AI are rapidly paving the way for "deepfake" videos, content that falsely shows people saying and doing things they never said or did. These fakes are blurring the lines between fact and fiction in journalism like never before....
04:42, 2019-07-13

Worse than Cats? The biggest CGI disasters in cinema The trailer for the live-action adaptation has shocked fans but, from Anaconda to Sonic, computer imagery in film has a patchy recordModern Toss on bad CGI in films What it was A horror, a horror movie, a singing violent horror. Continue reading......
21:42, 2019-07-19

Uber’s IPO nightmare gets worse as stock tanks again Uber’s stock went off the road on its first day of trading — and on the second day it headed off a cliff. Shares of the San Francisco-based ride-sharing app tumbled nearly 11 percent to $37.10 on Monday — its second trading session following an ill-f...
00:28, 2019-05-14

Worse Than Previously Reported: The Facebook Story The most powerful tool in Facebook’s considerable arsenal isn’t its incalculable trove of user data or yearly revenue that exceeds the GDP of more than a few sovereign nations—it’s the platform’s ability to spread out any PR disaster over months or y...
04:00, 2019-09-21

Opinion: Can it get worse than this for the Tennessee Titans? Yeah, it can As the Tennessee Titans' offense goes from bad to worse in a humbling loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, might the entire season be going with it?       ...
23:29, 2019-09-20

Donte Moncrief's Steelers Career Could Not Be Going Any Worse After the Steelers’ Week 1 destruction at the hands of the Patriots, Pittsburgh wide receiver Donte Moncrief told reporters that he had played his “worst game ever.” That wasn’t a hyperbolic description, either. Moncrief finished that game with three...
00:42, 2019-09-16

'This couldn't have gone much worse': Milwaukee got dunked on in Game 1 The Bucks got "punched in the mouth" by the Celtics. Giannis and the East's No. 1 seed aren't panicking, but their biggest criticism -- a lack of playoff experience -- has quickly resurfaced in the conference semis....
01:14, 2019-04-29

Ugly Giants boobirds get worse upon further review At the end, the only witnesses were a gaggle of Jim Kelly and Thurman Thomas and Bruce Smith jerseys, a couple of Josh Allens thrown into the mix, sprinting to the lowest rows of MetLife Stadium, screaming joyously at their Buffalo Bills, glad-handin...
05:28, 2019-09-16

Trump Manages to Get an Even Worse Labor Secretary Than the Last One Last week’s welcome resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta came with a caveat: Acosta appeared to not be entirely on board with the White House’s full-throated deregulation efforts....
20:56, 2019-07-17

Mets’ Robinson Cano trade could get even worse CLEVELAND — You know what should never be said about the Mets’ trade for Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz? That it can’t get worse. Cano and Diaz have sunk well below the worst predictions for their seasons. Cano is one of just five players with at least...
08:28, 2019-07-10

How to get married without going broke – or worse, borrowing Tying the knot can be extremely expensive. Here are some tips for keeping costs down and avoiding debt from your wedding.       ...
23:00, 2019-09-13

Which Humiliating Rockets Elimination Loss Was Worse? For the second year in a row, the Houston Rockets’ efforts to try and defeat the Golden State Warriors in the playoffs came up just short. Normally, a postseason loss to the greatest team of this generation wouldn’t mean much more than “the significa...
00:00, 2019-05-12

Cameron says he doesn't want to make Queen row 'worse' David Cameron has told Sky News he does not want to further inflame a row over him trying to get the Queen's support in the run up to the Scottish independence referendum. ...
15:28, 2019-09-20

Congressman to Facebook: Your Digital Currency Could Be Worse Than 9-11 Facebook’s new digital currency, Libra, has the potential to be worse than the September 11th attacks. At least that’s what Democratic Congressman Dril (sorry, Congressman Brad Sherman) of California said today at a House Committee on Financial Servi...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Solving the Mets’ defensive nightmare before it gets worse The Mets are a terrible defensive team. The execrable bullpen is a more overt culprit in explaining how a team with expectations could begin the holiday weekend with a better record than only one other NL club. The bad glove work, though, has contrib...
20:56, 2019-07-06

Sergio Garcia’s meltdowns getting worse by the tournament Sergio Garcia has been keeping things interesting on the golf course lately, just not the way he wants. Twice in the last two weekends, Garcia has been captured putting his anger on full display as his erratic season continues. During Saturday’...
20:56, 2019-07-29

‘It sucks’: Jets’ kicking woes keep getting worse MetLife Stadium was buzzing. The large crowd was on its feet after C.J. Mosley’s 17-yard interception return for a touchdown. Moments later, cheers were replaced by groans. Kaare Vedvik hit the left post on the extra point, a reminder of the Jets’ ki...
02:28, 2019-09-09

Legroom on Planes Has Been Shrinking for Years. It’s About to Get Much, Much Worse Air travel is becoming a test of physical endurance. Seats have shrunk, legroom has vanished — and the airlines aren’t done with you yet. Cebu Air, the Philippines’ biggest budget carrier, last month said it was moving kitchens and ...
14:42, 2019-07-26

Kelly McGillis on why she's not in new Top Gun: "I look age-appropriate for what my age is" Kelly McGillis’ Charlie Blackwood pushed Maverick’s heartbeat into the danger zone in Top Gun, but don’t expect the 62-year old actress to parachute her way into the film’s sequel. In a new interview with Entertainment Tonight, she confirmed that a c...
17:14, 2019-07-30

R. Kelly through the years Grammy winner R. Kelly is facing growing backlash over shocking allegations of sexual assault revived by Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" docu-series.        ...
02:42, 2019-05-31

CC Sabathia flops as Yankees’ rotation woes only get worse CHICAGO — Spring training was loaded with questions about the Yankees’ rotation. Now, two-plus months into a season that has been mostly been a celebration of the club overcoming injuries to multiple stars, the canopy of doubt continues to smother th...
07:14, 2019-06-15

The Guardian view on Israel’s elections: it could be worse | Editorial Netanyahu is unfit for his office, as some voters are acknowledging, but the problems are bigger than himBenjamin Netanyahu’s political magic has broken, his biographer declared. The longest-serving prime minister in Israel’s history gambled that a s...
12:28, 2019-09-19

Japan-South Korea trade spat gets worse South Korea has warned Japan against escalating a dispute that could upend a trade relationship worth around $80 billion and threaten the global supply chain for smartphones and electronic devices....
16:56, 2019-07-26

Sleeping on back may not lead to worse pregnancy outcomes (Reuters Health) - Although doctors often tell pregnant women it's safest to sleep on their left side, a new study suggests sleeping in other positions may not be a problem....
22:56, 2019-09-11

Britain’s next prime minister could make Brexit worse Theresa May spent two years trying to work out how Britain should leave the European Union, and it remains unclear whether any of the candidates vying to replace her have a real plan to deal with Brexit....
18:28, 2019-06-11

Voice assistants seem to be worse at understanding commands from women More women report being misunderstood by voice assistants than men, adding to growing evidence that speech recognition is better with some groups over others...
14:14, 2019-05-09

The Life of a Facebook Moderator Sounds Even Worse Than You Imagined For years, reports have emerged detailing the toll moderating online content takes on those tasked with cleaning up the websites of the most powerful tech companies. Facebook announced in May that it would make some changes so that a chunk of this mo...
00:14, 2019-06-20

Tiffany Cabán’s Queens DA prospects looking even worse today Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán’s last-ditch bid to get disqualified votes counted in the razor-thin Democratic primary was all but sunk Wednesday as a judge wouldn’t commit to counting them. That news came a day after the Boar...
08:28, 2019-08-01

China's economy is getting worse. That makes a trade deal more likely China's economic slowdown keeps getting worse. That could give the country incentive to repair its trading relationship with the United States and take more steps to stimulate its economy....
07:56, 2019-09-17

Vaping is worse with THC oil but still safer than smoking cigarettes: 5 things to know Expect serious nicotine withdrawal from vaping, which is more addictive than smoking because the concentrated liquid form is more quickly metabolized.        ...
18:14, 2019-08-28

Nick Hornby on Marriage: For Better, for Worse, for 10 Minutes at a Time The novelist’s new 10-episode comedy for Sundance TV, “State of the Union,” is a portrait of conjugal crisis and a challenge to television conventions....
17:14, 2019-05-01

DeAndre Baker injury news gets worse for Giants The Giants’ streak of injuries continued Sunday when first-round pick DeAndre Baker “felt something” in his knee during individual warm-ups at practice. He didn’t participate in team drills and had an MRI exam. While there was no official announcemen...
10:14, 2019-08-12

The secret was in the trees. Humans are making droughts worse The secret was in the trees. Looking at tree rings from ancient trees, scientists in a new study say they've finally found the fingerprint of human-caused global warming on drought.        ...
13:28, 2019-05-02

Are Soda Cans or Plastic Bottles Worse for the Environment? We all know that garbage has a terrible impact on our environment—take a look at the plastic bottles washing up on our beaches and in our waterways. But when it comes to the question of bottles versus aluminum cans, does one container have an even wo...
05:00, 2019-05-02

The script for the Game Of Thrones finale is somehow worse than the episode We’ve had roughly two months to chew on the divisive final season of Game Of Thrones, and whether it’s dulled or brightened in your mind is your own damn business. If you’re still grappling with what some have called a pat, irreverent, and wildly dis...
21:42, 2019-08-01

Avery Williamson's ACL Tear Could Not Have Happened At A Worse Time NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported on Friday that Jets linebacker Avery Williamson had suffered a torn ACL during the team’s preseason game against the Falcons on Thursday. The injury happened with 3:52 left in the second quarter, at which point eve...
19:00, 2019-08-17

Cheap Mrs. Maisel Gas Made Los Angeles Traffic Even Worse Los Angeles traffic is so terrible there is no punchline here; the sentence is just fact. And very often, there is not any discernible reason for sitting motionless on the 101 for an hour, just too many people trying to get from point A to point B si...
17:56, 2019-08-16

Fake news is real — A.I. is going to make it much worse Deepfaking is a product of AI and machine learning advancements that allows high-tech computers to produce completely false yet realistic videos.       ...
15:42, 2019-07-12

Capitalism isn't 'broken'. It's working all too well - and we're the worse for it | Maria Svart Exploitation is a feature of capitalism, not a bug. Our economic system is beyond salvageCapitalism is not broken. It is working all too well, concentrating money in the hands of the few by exploiting the work of the many.Runaway climate change, war,...
15:14, 2019-06-12

Chris Froome’s injuries ‘could have been hell of a lot worse’, says Thomas • Tour de France champion says Froome’s absence is ‘big blow’• ‘He was lucky to come away with the damage he’s done’Chris Froome was “lucky” not to have sustained even greater injuries following his crash last week, according to teammate Geraint Thom...
22:14, 2019-06-17

'Succession' shows media dynasties are just families, only much worse "Succession" somehow makes the high-stakes machinations of self-centered, awful, filthy rich people a whole lot of fun. Like "Billions," it feels like a series narrowly calibrated to the times, while offering juicy parallels to the life and career of...
08:14, 2019-08-13

Things Can Get Worse for Japan's Struggling Regional Banks Ultralow interest rates are making it a miserable year for Japanese banks, with many stocks hitting historic lows. The bad news is that things can still get worse....
04:14, 2019-08-20

Newark's Lead-Tainted Water Crisis Is Getting Worse When Al Moussab had his water tested for lead, he got comparatively good news. Tests on the taps in his Newark, New Jersey home revealed lead in concentrations of around 6 parts per billion (ppb). Read more......
07:00, 2019-08-15

Ex-Giants quarterback: Daniel Jones has it worse than the rest of us This is supposed to be the fun part for Daniel Jones. Instead of being a hyped rookie with the hope of being a franchise savior, he has become the unassuming face for what’s wrong with the Giants, whose decision-makers were widely criticized for taki...
08:28, 2019-08-02

It's been 5 years since Ferguson. Are racial tensions even worse now? Five years after the black teen was fatally shot by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, racial tension may be even more intense.        ...
18:00, 2019-08-08

Global warming is worse than any climate change in the last 2,000 years LONDON – Earth’s rapid warming in the late 20th century was far more widespread than any temperature variations during the previous 2,000 years, according to a study published on Wednesday that shows how profoundly humans have altered the clima...
06:42, 2019-07-25

Climate Change Has Already Increased Global Inequality. It Will Only Get Worse Scientists have long predicted that warmer temperatures caused by climate change will have the biggest impact on the world’s poorest, most vulnerable people. New research now indicates that’s already happened over the last several decades...
14:53, 2019-04-28

Yankees’ veteran lefties taking turn for worse James Paxton and J.A. Happ were supposed to stabilize the Yankees’ rotation when they were acquired last offseason. Instead, the veteran left-handers have mostly disappointed this year — a trend that continued during the otherwise wildly successful Y...
11:28, 2019-06-27

Ulcerative colitis: Does drinking alcohol make it worse? Ulcerative colitis causes inflammation in the digestive system. Alcohol may cause the condition to become worse. Learn more about the links between ulcerative colitis and alcohol here....
03:14, 2019-05-18

Are motorcycle taxis making the Ebola crisis worse? The Congolese trading city of Butembo relies on its ‘taxi-motos’ to keep business running, but the taxi unions are resistant to helping government Ebola efforts – and their bikes could be spreading the diseaseSwarms of motorcycle taxis overloaded wit...
10:56, 2019-07-24

NYC’s gross subway cars are actually getting worse – and causing delays It’s not just you — the subways really are getting grosser. Reports of “soiled” subway cars are on the rise, MTA data shows. So far, there have been 1,623 reports of dirty train cars through August of this year. In 2018, the M...
20:28, 2019-09-09

Trump: Europe 'worse than China' on trade barriers President Trump said Friday that the European Union is "worse than China" when it comes to imposing trade barriers, blasting the trading bloc for it's "very unfair" practices....
23:00, 2019-05-17

Prescriptions for UTIs may be making antibiotic resistance even worse New evidence shows two thirds of urinary tract infections are treated wrongly. To fight back we must develop fast, accurate diagnostics, says Colin Garner...
14:49, 2019-04-28

Corey Ballentine is overcoming tragedy ‘worse’ than many thought He was told the bullet lodged in his body would set off the security alarms at airports, but so far it has not. There were no stitches administered to close the wound, but that does not mean the healing process was seamless for Corey Ballentine. The ...
05:56, 2019-08-28

How big biased datasets make social inequalities worse At almost every point in our day, we interact with digital technologies which collect our data. From the moment our smart phones wake us up, to our watch tracking our morning run, every time we use public transport, every coffee we purchase with a ba...
18:00, 2019-07-07

Confused by EU elections? Brexit makes it worse, candidate says The delay to Britain's departure from the European Union has only confused voters who already have little enthusiasm for European Parliament elections, according to Socialist lead candidate Frans Timmermans....
14:28, 2019-05-17

China’s efforts to cut pollution in Beijing may make it worse overall Heavy polluting industries are being moved away from Beijing in an attempt to cut air pollution, but this could actually result in more pollution not less...
14:49, 2019-04-28

EU survey: European anti-Semitism has gotten worse in last 5 years Discrimination and anti-Semitism continues to be a significant problem for young European Jews and the situation could be getting worse, a new report by the European Union says....
20:28, 2019-07-05

'Worse than a nightmare': These oil executives are still detained in Venezuela nearly 2 years later When Tomeu Vadell, an American oil executive, was summoned to Venezuela for an emergency work meeting the week before Thanksgiving 2017, his wife said she urged him not to go....
22:28, 2019-08-04

Anti-LGBT hate crimes are rising, the FBI says. But it gets worse The FBI estimates 7,500 total hate crime victims annually. Household surveys show more than 200,000. How many of those are LGBTQ people?        ...
22:42, 2019-06-28

WWE’s Super ShowDown was a disaster and Undertaker-Goldberg was worse WWE ended up greatly insulting WrestleMania by billing Super ShowDown as its equivalent. The pay-per-view show from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia is up there with the worst the company has produced. Pushing it as being on par with a WrestleMania only made it ...
22:28, 2019-06-08

| 'Worse than prison': Abuses in Philippine youth homes Eleven-year-old Jerry's crime was breaking curfew laws after fleeing violence at home. His punishment? Being sent to a youth detention centre, where he says he endured sexual abuse....
05:56, 2019-07-23

Two Years Ago, They Fled Myanmar Into Squalor. Home Still Looks Worse. Fear of more ethnic cleansing has kept hundreds of thousands of Rohingya from returning. But both Bangladesh and Myanmar have kept up the claim that all is clear....
18:56, 2019-08-22

Johnson's personality has made the Brexit crisis worse Boris Johnson really is a record breaker. He lost a by-election faster than any other prime minister in modern history and now he has the worst voting record too....
02:28, 2019-09-05

New details about Facebook’s cryptocurrency make it sound even worse Given its history of managing our data, it shouldn’t take much to convince you that Facebook managing our money is probably a terrible idea. That said, it seems the social media giant is actually aware of that particular challenge. Facebook plans to ...
12:56, 2019-06-06

Trump To China: Trade Deal Now Or It Will Be "Far Worse" After 2020 President Donald Trump warned China on Saturday that it should strike a trade deal with the United States now, otherwise an agreement would be "far worse for them if it has to be negotiated in my......
11:00, 2019-05-12

Actually Way Worse Than The Alternative: This Teen Is Going Through Puberty With Incredible Confidence The preteen years can be a difficult time for anyone’s self-esteem, but sometimes that’s for the best. Case in point: This teen is going through puberty with incredible confidence, and it’s honestly way worse than the alternative....
01:14, 2019-06-25

Health impact from smoke on the rise as wildfires get worse BILLINGS, Mont. — Climate change in the Western US means more intense and frequent wildfires churning out waves of smoke that scientists say will sweep across the continent to affect tens of millions of people and cause a spike in premature deaths. T...
22:42, 2019-06-25

Five vaping facts: Worse with THC oil, safer than smoking cigarettes Expect serious nicotine withdrawal from vaping, which is more addictive than smoking because the concentrated liquid form is more quickly metabolized.        ...
15:28, 2019-08-28

Bloodstained’s Switch lag is real: 3 times worse than PC version Bloodstained on Switch has noticeable lag. It makes the game feel sluggish and unresponsive. Publisher 505 Games says the dev team is working to address it.Read More...
02:00, 2019-06-26

Stephen Colbert on Trump: 'It’s even worse when he tells the truth' Late-night hosts discussed Trump’s ABC interview where he admitted he would take foreign information on his opponents and not report itWith Donald Trump admitting he would accept foreign intelligence on his political opponents, late-night hosts had a...
23:28, 2019-06-14

Taylor Swift: 'White supremacy is repulsive. There is nothing worse' The singer has used a Rolling Stone interview to explain her pro-Democratic politics and disavow her adoption by the far rightAfter years of keeping herself at a largely indifferent remove, Taylor Swift has elaborated on her political ideology in a n...
00:28, 2019-09-20

Jeffrey Epstein's treatment is 'worse' because of his wealth, his lawyers say Prosecutors have singled out Jeffrey Epstein for harsher treatment than other defendants because he is rich, lawyers for the American financier claimed on Tuesday in arguing that Epstein should be freed while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges...
07:42, 2019-07-17

Let's see who can make the Spider-Man: Far From Home IMAX poster even worse It’s difficult for the outside viewer to surmise what could have happened with the Spider-Man: Far From Home IMAX poster. Against the type of European outline background you’d be likely to find on a Trapper Keeper, we have a large traditionally costu...
23:28, 2019-06-14

Video: Why things will get worse for the Ferrari Formula 1 team Defeat in the Spanish Grand Prix was particularly worrying for the Ferrari Formula 1 team and its drivers Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc, for multiple reasons...
21:42, 2019-05-13

Sea level rise could hit 2 metres by 2100 - much worse than feared There is a 1 in 20 chance that runaway carbon emissions could result in a 2-metre sea level rise, which would have "profound consequences for humanity"...
04:42, 2019-05-21

Glaciers Are Melting Underwater. It’s Worse Than Previously Thought Underwater ice melt from glaciers could be happening much faster than previously thought, according to new research published in the journal Science. That’s a dangerous finding as melting glaciers linked to climate change threaten to raise sea ...
22:14, 2019-07-25

New Estimate for an Oil Leak: A Thousand Times Worse Than Rig Owner Says The leak, about 12 miles off the Louisiana coast, has been releasing oil and gas into the Gulf of Mexico since 2004, when a bundle of undersea pipes ruptured....
23:14, 2019-06-25

Friends, This Is Us, and more welcome Kelly Clarkson to NBC with her hit, "Since You've Been Gone" It’s not everyday that you run into a heavily coordinated Twitter marketing campaign that doesn’t elicit a groan from the depths of your soul, so when you stumble upon a half-decent effort, it’s deserving of a little attention. NBC pulled off an imp...
04:42, 2019-09-10

R Kelly facing further sex charges Singer R Kelly is facing further sex crimes allegations after being accused of paying a 17-year-old girl to dance naked for him after meeting her before a concert in 2001....
02:00, 2019-08-06

R. Kelly Hit With 11 New Sex Crime Charges Chicago prosecutors on Thursday filed 11 felony sex crime charges against R&B superstar R. Kelly, in what his lawyer said was a refiling of counts from an existing case....
02:56, 2019-05-31

Halle Bailey breaks her silence on 'Little Mermaid' casting backlash: 'I don't pay attention to the negativity' Halle Bailey is staying positive after facing some racist comments over her casting as Ariel in Disney's upcoming remake of "The Little Mermaid."        ...
20:28, 2019-08-07

Former Los Angeles city administrative officer: homeless problem 'going to get worse before it gets better' A former Los Angeles city administrative officer stepping down from a committee overseeing a homelessness program said this week the citywide problem is going to get worse before it gets better, according to a report. ...
10:00, 2019-08-22

Wildfire smoke worse for kids' health than prescribed burns (Reuters Health) - Children who are exposed to smoke from wildfires may experience a greater health impact than those exposed to smoke from prescribed controlled burns, according to a small study in northern California....
02:28, 2019-06-06

‘Worse Than Anyone Expected’: Air Travel Emissions Vastly Outpace Predictions The findings put pressure on airline executives and regulators to take stronger action to fight climate change as they prepare for a summit next week....
22:56, 2019-09-19

For better or worse, George R.R. Martin says the end of Game Of Thrones isn't influencing his books Presumably because he’s a big fan of search engine optimization, George R.R. Martin spent a lot of time back in May talking about how his A Song Of Ice And Fire books versus the then-upcoming end of HBO’s Game Of Thrones adaptation. First there was a...
20:14, 2019-08-18

Think Republicans are disconnected from reality? It's even worse among liberals | Arlie Hochschild A new survey found Democrats live with less political diversity despite being more tolerant of it – with startling resultsIn a surprising new national survey, members of each major American political party were asked what they imagined to be the beli...
12:56, 2019-07-21

Sonic the Hedgehog trailer worse than being punched by Knuckles the Echidna After months of leaked images and poster reveals, Paramount Pictures has finally released the first official trailer for its upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie, and boy, it won't do much to dispel fans' fears. Ryan Reynolds is perfect as Det...
10:00, 2019-05-01

Your Caffeine or Nicotine Addiction Could Make Your Hospital Stay a Whole Lot Worse A coffee or smoking habit can cause a person some serious trouble if they end up in the hospital, preliminary research suggests. Patients in the intensive care unit often suffer withdrawal symptoms from caffeine and nicotine, it found. Worse still, d...
21:00, 2019-06-03

As Wildfires Get Worse, Insurers Pull Back From Riskiest Areas A growing number of Western homeowners are being dropped by their insurance companies, prompting warnings from officials and worries about what comes next....
19:42, 2019-08-20

GE burned through $1.2 billion. Wall Street is happy it wasn't worse General Electric's industrial businesses burned through $1.2 billion in the first three months of 2019, yet the embattled company performed better than feared....
16:00, 2019-04-30

The Only Thing Worse Than Nancy Pelosi's Case Against Impeachment Is Her Supporters Center for American Progress president Neera Tanden has had enough—of people criticizing Nancy Pelosi for her handling of the Donald Trump impeachment non-inquiry—talk of which flared up again after Trump said on Wednesday that he would be happy to t...
20:56, 2019-06-13

DuckTales gets back to basics for better or for worse, but Della does provides an intriguing dynamic That Huey and Louie aren’t at all in this episode is odd. As I mentioned yesterday, one potential fallout from this DuckTales “bomb” would be the lack of breathing space from the emotional impact of Della’s return. So to jump right into a new, “regul...
22:56, 2019-05-14

Mario Maker 2’s Hell Level Is Even Worse In Counter-Strike Sometimes, you’ve just got to dust off an old classic. And ruin it. Last month, that’s exactly what one Mario Maker 2 player did with the original Super Mario Bros’ opening level, transforming it into a lava stick hellscape for freaks who like to be ...
02:42, 2019-08-13

"Worse Than Emergency": Deve Gowda Blasts BJP Over Karnataka Crisis Janata Dal Secular chief Deve Gowda today dubbed the Karnataka political crisis as a situation that's "worse than Emergency", and attributed the resignation of 16 legislators of the ruling coalition......
17:56, 2019-07-10

Europe’s Mars lander parachute problems may be worse than thought Enlarge / If the ExoMars spacecraft successfully lands on Mars, it will deploy the Rosalind Franklin rover. (credit: ESA) In October 2016, Europe's small Schiaparelli lander entered the Martian atmosphere and attempted to touch down on the surface ...
18:42, 2019-09-10

Online abuse of disabled people is getting worse – when will it be taken seriously? | Frances Ryan New research shows the extent of this depressing trend. Social media platforms and MPs have to get a grip of itI’ve never liked the term “real life” to signify “not online”. In an era when social media is central to much human interaction, and a phon...
20:14, 2019-05-10

‘Worse than Ronaldo’s’: fans mock George Best statue in Belfast Artwork joins list of footballers’ bronzes that received less than glowing reviewsFrom Cristiano Ronaldo to Diego Maradona, a dubious likeness in bronze has become almost de rigueur for any self-respecting football superstar.Now the late, great Georg...
20:14, 2019-05-23

Fluoride Linked to Worse Kidney Function in Teens, but Don't Flip Out There are few things that can set off the paranoid-minded faster than talking about fluoride in the drinking water. But a new study out Thursday cautiously suggests that even low levels of fluoride in teens could be linked to changes in their kidney ...
06:00, 2019-08-08

Tesla's Navigate Is Worse Than Human Driving: Consumer Reports Car buyers have shown that they’re ready to embrace autonomous cars—but are automakers actually equipped to meet that demand? A new Consumer Reports article evaluating the viability of Tesla’s Autopilot software says that we’re... not quite there yet...
17:28, 2019-05-22

Jim Carrey says Mitch McConnell is worse than Osama bin Laden in new cartoon Jim Carrey continued his no holds barred political cartoons with a new piece dubbing Mitch McConnell worse than Osama bin Laden.        ...
18:56, 2019-09-05

PM Worse Than Duryodhana, Says Mamata Banerjee In Latest Mahabharata Jibe Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, the latest opposition leader to liken Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Duryodhan, the main villain of the epic Mahabharat, today once again drew a parallel......
19:00, 2019-05-12

Nets lose Pascucci, who discovered Kurucs, as poaching gets worse The Nets are getting hit with the price of a little success, sooner and harder than expected. They have lost the fourth coach/executive this summer, as Gianluca Pascucci leaves for Minnesota. The agreement — first reported by ESPN and confirmed...
22:28, 2019-05-20

Seth Lugo to injured list as Mets’ problems only get worse Things are going from bad to worse in Flushing. The Mets announced that reliever Seth Lugo will go on the 10-day injured list with shoulder tendinitis Monday afternoon. Hector Santiago has been called up from Triple-A Syracuse in his place. Lugo pitc...
22:28, 2019-05-20

Uber and Lyft admit they're making city traffic worse Uber and Lyft may be competitors but as the two major ridesharing companies, they also have a lot in common -- including the challenges they face. To better understand their role in city traffic patterns, the companies jointly sponsored a study to de...
02:00, 2019-08-07

Germany: Primary school teacher shortage worse than expected The shortage of teachers is one of the dominant topics in German education. But a recent study by the Bertelsmann Foundation has shown the problem is even worse than the government has calculated....
23:56, 2019-09-09

Trump rails against Fox News for its weekend coverage, says watching it is worse than CNN Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump on Sunday slammed Fox News — his preferred cable news network — for "loading up with Democrats" and for citing the "fake" New York Times in its reporting. "Fox News is changing fast,...
13:28, 2019-07-08

TV Watching Is Worse for Your Heart Than Sitting at Work, Study Finds Some kinds of sitting around are worse for your heart than others, at least according to a new study out today. The findings suggest that watching more hours of TV a day can raise your risk of eventual heart disease and early death. At the same time,...
23:28, 2019-06-26

The Worst Fire Gadget Amazon Ever Made Is Even Worse Than I Remember The Amazon Fire Phone was garbage when it was released five years ago in July 2014. At its announcement, Jeff Bezos stood on stage and called the device “gorgeous,” “elegant,” and “refined.” It’s none of those things. I spent a few weeks revisiting A...
21:00, 2019-07-11

Trump says Baltimore is ‘worse than Honduras’ in terms of violent crime The president’s remarks about the city, made in an interview with The Washington Post, came hours after he lashed out once again at Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.)....
08:00, 2019-07-31

The back pain epidemic: Why popular treatments are making it worse Chronic back pain is on the rise – in part because the way we treat it often does more harm than good. It's time to think differently about our aches...
05:28, 2019-08-29

Mississippi sheriff said local politician was ‘worse than a black person’ A white Mississippi sheriff enraged over a local legislator’s opposition to the construction of a new jail said the pol was “worse than a black person,” according to a report. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson made the shocking statement in a text excha...
04:42, 2019-08-15

Tesla exec turnover worse among Musk reports, analyst says Tesla’s executive turnover is higher than major Silicon Valley-based technology companies and is particularly acute among those reporting to CEO Elon Musk, according to a new Bernstein report....
00:14, 2019-08-15

'Things could get so much worse': inside the Handmaid’s Tale’s darkest season yet Its latest episode featured one of its most sickening images to date – but, argue the show’s stars and creators, the drama only reflects an increasingly disturbing America‘I have a very high tolerance for things that are dark and brutal,” says Elisab...
15:28, 2019-07-15

I thought ‘Secret Daddy’ was bad enough. Now I’ve discovered something worse | Romesh Ranganathan My wife has dropped another bombshellThe mystery of “Secret Daddy” has been resolved, I think. For those who don’t read this column religiously, my youngest son told me recently that he has a secret daddy and then wouldn’t tell me who it was. I wasn’...
15:00, 2019-05-04

Jorge Lorenzo: I was worse than I expected in Misano MotoGP race Honda MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo admits his pace in the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano, his second race back from injury, was "worse than I expected"...
11:00, 2019-09-16

Why efforts to get kids into STEM could be making education inequality worse Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is a priority for governments around the world. For example, the UK’s current commitment to increasing investment in research and development to 2.4 percent of GDP by 2027 means that ...
16:14, 2019-09-16

Federal officials: 2019 wildfire season could be worse than last year As the Southwest is drying out, the threat for wildfires is ramping up and will continue to do so through July; however, if the monsoon season is weak as AccuWeather meteorologists expect, that threat could last into Aug...
16:00, 2019-06-15

Frontier network outages get worse in NY, triggering state investigation Enlarge / A Frontier Communications van. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) Frontier Communications customers are reporting more outages and longer repair times, and state government officials have decided to investigate. NY Public Service Comm...
03:56, 2019-08-13

Worse than expected public finances give chancellor headache Britain posted a much smaller than expected budget surplus last month delivering a headache for new Chancellor Sajid Javid as the government promises to boost spending ahead of Brexit....
13:42, 2019-08-21

Colts sign QB Chad Kelly Kelly, 25, signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Monday. He last played for the Denver Broncos and was released in October 2018 on the heels of an arrest for criminal trespass....
18:00, 2019-05-20

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to sex charges NEW YORK (AP) — R. Kelly pleads not guilty to charges he sexually exploited young women and girls who attended his concerts. The R&B singer was denied bail Friday in a Brooklyn federal courtroom packed with his supporters. Prosecutors argued that Kel...
19:14, 2019-08-02

R. Kelly to be arraigned on 11 new sex-assault charges CHICAGO (AP) — Singer R. Kelly is expected to plead not guilty to 11 new sex-related felonies at his Cook County arraignment. Thursday’s hearing in Chicago comes a week after prosecutors announced the new counts, including four aggravated crimi...
06:56, 2019-06-06

ECHL's Kelly Cup never returned by champions The Colorado Eagles, who left the ECHL to become the AHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche after last season, neglected to return the Kelly Cup to the ECHL after winning the title last season....
23:14, 2019-06-01

Kelly strikes out 10 in Diamondbacks’ 7-1 win over Mets PHOENIX (AP) — Merrill Kelly struck out a career-high 10, Ketel Marte hit a long homer and had three RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-1 on Sunday. Marte hit his first career leadoff home run against Steven Matz (4-4), a 482...
02:28, 2019-06-03

R Kelly returns to Chicago court After R Kelly appeared in court for a hearing Tuesday, his attorney told reporters he's still waiting for prosecutors to hand over videotape of what another attorney, Michael Avenatti, says shows the singer having sex with an underage girl. (May...
23:42, 2019-05-07

Kelly Craft confirmed as US ambassador to the UN The US Senate has backed Kelly Craft as President Donald Trump's envoy to the United Nations. Critics say she's far too inexperienced for the key diplomatic post, which was vacated by Nikki Haley at the end of last year....
04:56, 2019-08-01

Real-Life Drama Is Making Bachelor in Paradise Both Better and Worse At the Same Time At this point, Stagecoach Festival is practically a cast member on Bachelor in Paradise. The majority of the drama that has happened so far in season six started somewhere around that......
01:00, 2019-08-15

From bad to ‘sheer inhumanity’: Detention conditions for migrants worse under Trump, advocates say The exposure of cramped and filthy facilities where migrants are being held have sparked either outrage at President Donald Trump or accusations that the bad conditions all started with former President Barack Obama. But advocates who protested Custo...
04:42, 2019-07-06

The Guardian view on a Libyan crisis: made worse by outsiders | Editorial Coddling a warlord and preventing refugees from fleeing conflict is no way to foster stability in north AfricaTwin tragedies, within hours of each other, have finally returned attention to the vulnerable migrants desperate enough to seek a better and...
07:56, 2019-07-08

Global warming is only going to get worse. One reason: Those cloud trails airplanes leave behind in the sky The more we fly, the worse it will get: Contrails, those white ribbons jets leave behind in the sky, will exacerbate global warming in the next few decades.       ...
15:28, 2019-06-27

Commentary: Convenience store group CEO says teen vaping would get worse under FDA plan The flawed assumption in the FDA's proposal is that young people primarily get e-cigarettes from convenience stores. Research shows it's just not true....
12:28, 2019-07-08

James Patterson: Epstein case worse than Weinstein, Cosby, others during #MeToo era As bad as the allegations were against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein and comedian Bill Cosby, Jeffrey Epstein's crimes made his case the worst of the #MeToo era....
22:42, 2019-07-09

Blame ‘sexism’ and climate change for making your asthma and allergies worse Extended growing seasons and warming temperatures aren't the only contributing factors to increased pollen levels — turns out the sex of trees also plays a part....
18:42, 2019-06-26

A Dangerous Algae Is Killing Our Dogs—and Climate Change Is Going to Make It Worse A pair of tragic stories reported this past weekend are raising awareness of a threat to both people and animals in the water: algae. At least four dogs in two states along the Southeast U.S. have reportedly died from swimming in freshwater lakes and...
09:28, 2019-08-13

German banks are in a much worse position than the rest of Europe, Citi analyst says German lenders are in a uniquely dangerous position compared to their European counterparts, according to Ronit Ghose, global head of banks research at Citi....
15:28, 2019-08-15

The Trump Administration Treats Detainees Worse Than Somali Pirates and the Taliban Did On a ranking of how awful the U.S. treats the people it detains and imprisons, you’d hope that we fall somewhere between the standards of other countries and not below terrorist organizations. Alas, you’d be unfortunately mistaken....
00:42, 2019-06-25

Canadians are paying sky-high prices for flights – and merger could make it worse Air Canada’s planned C$520m purchase of Air Transat could be bad news for passengers who already pay double what Americans doFor most Canadians, flying from one corner of their country to the other can be a pricey endeavour – so expensive, in fact, t...
19:42, 2019-06-29

Measured By Length Of Suspension, A Reckless Beaning Is Worse Than Trucking A Catcher Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez was suspended by Major League Baseball for three games for plunking Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick Tuesday night. This is MLB determining that the beaning was intentional and, notably, hitting Ramirez with a longer suspen...
09:56, 2019-07-18

With more than 1,100 dead, Congo’s Ebola outbreak is only getting worse. Now doctors are forced to go undercover. The World Health Organization has logged 119 attacks this year against doctors and health workers who are in the country to battle the second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history....
07:14, 2019-05-17

US Sanctions "Economic Terrorism" Worse Than Pulwama: Iran Envoy To India Iranian Ambassador to India, Ali Chegini, blasted the United States for imposing sanctions on Tehran and called it as "economic terrorism" which he said was "worse than Pulwama terror attack" which......
02:42, 2019-08-27

Trump Discovers California's Homelessness Crisis, Will Absolutely Make It Worse The Trump administration is considering destroying homeless encampments in California and moving residents to new “facilities,” officials told the Washington Post Tuesday. A delegation of White House officials are on a “fact-finding” trip in Los Ange...
22:56, 2019-09-11

Jarred Kelenic is making Mets’ Robinson Cano trade look even worse Not two months into the season, it looks like trading your organization’s best prospect for a 36-year-old with a large contract might just be a bad idea. As Robinson Cano exited Wednesday’s game with tightness in his left quad and has sin...
18:28, 2019-05-23

Brandon Nimmo injury news gets worse with bulging disk reveal Perhaps this explains all the new outfield moves the Mets have made recently. Brandon Nimmo told MLB.com on Saturday that he has a bulging disk in his neck and is suffering from whiplash. The Mets have been vague about the injury that sent Nimmo to t...
23:56, 2019-05-25

Why do we cling to the myth of the evil genius? Because the alternative is worse | Nesrine Malik From Steve Bannon to Dominic Cummings, we like the idea that someone’s pulling the strings, even if they’re awfulAt the peak of the media’s fascination with Steve Bannon, and before it became clear that his route to the White House was less the appli...
21:56, 2019-09-15

As Guaido admits he needs more military support, Trump warns of worse to come in Venezuela Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido admitted Wednesday that this week's anti-government protests lacked the support of enough military defectors to topple the country's embattled President Nicolas Maduro....
08:14, 2019-05-02

Sexist attitudes towards sex are cheating women of orgasms – and worse | Rebecca Hitchen The myth that women just ‘go along’ with sex denies their right to pleasure and makes it harder to convict men who rapeWe may like to think we’re quite sexually free and equal these days, but an End Violence Against Women Coalition/YouGov survey of n...
16:14, 2019-08-26

Climate change, hurricanes make the affordable housing crisis even worse Low-income renters are particularly vulnerable to natural disasters like Hurricane Dorian, says a report by the Center for American Progess.       ...
01:56, 2019-09-02

Sen. Klobuchar on Russian interference: Trump ‘makes it worse by calling it a hoax’ The Minnesota Democrat criticized the president two days after his lengthy phone call with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, in which Trump did not raise concerns about potential Russian interference in 2020....
18:14, 2019-05-05

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
02:28, 2019-09-13

Nancy Pelosi's Drug Price Compromise Is Bad Policy and Worse Politics Mere weeks ago, we brought you the news that progressive House Democrats were joyful that Democratic leadership was not “wedded” to a terrible drug pricing proposal that would appoint an arbitrator to set drug prices. This is what I wrote at the time...
17:56, 2019-05-24

The entire season finale of ‘Game of Thrones’ just leaked, and it’s even worse than we thought We’ve now discussed a series of monster Game of Thrones leaks not once but twice, as it gave us plenty of details from the second half of season 8. We found out who got to survive the bloodshed, who died, and who will ultimately take the Iron T...
17:56, 2019-05-16

Donald Trump Says European Union Treats US Worse Than China Does On Trade US President Donald Trump said the European Union is less fair to the United States on trade than even China, which is embroiled in a months-long trade war with Washington....
02:56, 2019-05-18

NBA approves use of coach's challenge in '19-20 The NBA's board of governors approved the use of a coach's challenge next season on a one-year trial basis. Also, the league's replay center will now be able to instantly call for the review of certain types of plays....
03:28, 2019-07-10

Taiwan Approves Same-Sex Marriage Taiwan’s legislature voted to legalize same-sex marriage, a first for Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who championed the cause for two decades....
12:14, 2019-05-17

FDA approves $2M medicine, most expensive ever U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a disorder that destroys a baby’s muscle control and kills nearly all of those with the most common variant of the disease within a couple years. The treatment is priced at $2....
23:28, 2019-05-24

Karamo Brown shuts down critics of Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting, says he's a 'good guy' "Only way things get better is if we try to educate those who have different POV than us," Karamo Brown said of Sean Spicer's "DWTS" casting.        ...
14:56, 2019-08-22

R. Kelly pays $62,000 in back child support R. Kelly has paid $62,000 in back child support weeks after a judge found the singer in contempt of court and sent him to jail for three days. His attorney says Kelly is 'doing everything he can.' (May 8)       &#...
01:42, 2019-05-09

R. Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related crimes in Chicago CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors charged R&B singer R. Kelly on Thursday with 11 new sex-related counts, including some that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison, making them the most serious against him. Cook County prosecutors charged the Gramm...
05:00, 2019-05-31

R. Kelly denied bail in sex crimes case A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the R&B artist R. Kelly to jail without bail, delivering a blow to the performer as he faces mounting legal trouble related to accusations of sexual misconduct with minors....
22:14, 2019-07-16

R. Kelly charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault Prosecutors in Cook County, Ill., filed 11 new charges related to sexual assault against singer R. Kelly, who could face up to 30 years in prison if convicted, court documents revealed Thursday....
00:00, 2019-05-31

R Kelly failed to respond to lawsuit 'because he can't read' Sexual abuse lawsuit reinstated after lawyer argues singer did not reply to legal documents because he is illiterateR Kelly failed to respond to a lawsuit because he is illiterate, a lawyer for the singer told a judge on Wednesday. Related: The debat...
05:42, 2019-05-09

R. Kelly Charged With 11 New Counts of Sexual Abuse R. Kelly has been charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault, E! News can confirm. A spokesperson for the Illinois Cook County Criminal Court said in a statement, "11 new charges......
23:28, 2019-05-30

R. Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related counts in Chicago Prosecutors in Chicago have charged R&B singer R. Kelly with 11 new sex-related counts involving a woman who was underage when the alleged abuse occurred, including counts that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison...
02:28, 2019-05-31

R. Kelly has been charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault Disgraced R&B singer R. Kelly has just been charged with 11 brand new counts of sexual assault and sexual abuse, according to the Chicago Tribune. These charges are, of course, separate from the 10 he incurred in February, to which he plead “not ...
00:56, 2019-05-31

Southwest CEO Gary Kelly on Q1 earnings, Boeing 737 Max Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines CEO, discusses the company's plans to deal with the Boeing 737 Max issues and it's efforts to work with Boeing to resolve all concerns with the plane....
19:42, 2019-04-28

Feds: More people could be charged in R. Kelly case A prosecutor has told a federal judge in Chicago that more charges and more defendants could be added to the criminal case that’s already put singer R. Kelly behind bars pending trial...
21:28, 2019-07-25

ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Emmys, Elvis R. Kelly is expected to appear in a Chicago federal courtroom Tuesday; Emmy nominations to be announced; Austin Butler to star as Elvis in Baz Luhrmann-helmed biopic. (July 16)        ...
17:42, 2019-07-16

ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Huffman, Rihanna R. Kelly is a no show in court; Judgment day for Felicity Huffman; facing possible prison for scam; Cardi B, Rihanna attend the Diamond Ball in New York. (Sept. 13)        ...
17:01, 2019-09-13

What's the latest on the sex-crime cases against R. Kelly? It looks more likely R. Kelly will be tried in four separate sex-crime cases in three different states. What does that mean? A busy diary.        ...
20:14, 2019-09-03

R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Charges in New York (NEW YORK) — R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges he sexually abused women and girls who attended his concerts. The 52-year-old Kelly was denied bail in a New York City courtroom packed with his supporters. He appear...
00:28, 2019-08-03

New US envoy Kelly Craft says she will be voice for freedom Kelly Craft has presented her credentials as the new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and says she is coming to the world organization “as a voice of America’s unwavering commitment to democracy.”...
23:14, 2019-09-12

Avenatti: R. Kelly paid $2M to silence accuser Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti said Monday that R&B singer R. Kelly paid $2 million to keep the alleged victim in a child pornography case off the witness stand during his 2008 trial that ended with his acquitted of all charges. (July 15)  ...
03:14, 2019-07-16

R. Kelly doesn't want ex-wife speaking about him publicly Lawyers for R&B singer R. Kelly are asking a judge in Chicago to fine and jail his ex-wife for breaking a confidentiality clause in their divorce agreement....
20:14, 2019-07-03

ShowBiz Minute: A$AP Rocky, R Kelly, Perry A$AP Rocky trial expected to close today in Sweden; R. Kelly due to be arraigned in N.Y.; Katy Perry and label will pay more than $2.7m in damages.        ...
02:56, 2019-08-03

Jerry Kelly wins in Michigan for 2nd win of the year Jerry Kelly keeps bogeys off his card and win Ally Challenge by 2 shots for 2nd PGA Tour Champions victory this year        ...
03:28, 2019-09-16

Missouri QB Kelly Bryant Learns New Offense Missouri quarterback Kelly Bryant discusses transition to new program after transferring from Clemson. (jULY 15)        ...
03:14, 2019-07-16

Prosecutor: More people could be charged in R. Kelly case A prosecutor has told a federal judge in Chicago that more charges and more defendants could be added to the criminal case that’s already put singer R. Kelly behind bars pending trial...
16:42, 2019-07-27

In Turnabout, a Key Witness Is Cooperating in R. Kelly Case A young woman’s refusal to testify against the singer was crucial to his acquittal in a 2008 trial, but her lawyer says she is now cooperating with prosecutors....
03:14, 2019-07-17

R. Kelly Ex-Staffers Hand Over 20 Sex Tapes to Feds It appears that R. Kelly’s enablers are having a call of conscious as ex-employees reportedly turned over more that 20 sex tapes to federal authorities....
18:14, 2019-07-13

R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know UPDATE: R. Kelly attended court in Brooklyn, New York on Friday and pleaded not guilty to federal sex crime charges. A judge also ordered him to be held without bail. Kelly walked in to......
00:00, 2019-08-03

'Surviving R. Kelly' follow-up series in the works Lifetime is following the explosive success of "Surviving R. Kelly" by ordering a follow-up piece about more of the embattled musician's accusers, as well as planning a new documentary that looks at those who say they were victims of another powerful...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Suns re-sign forward Kelly Oubre Jr. Forward Kelly Oubre Jr. re-signed with the Phoenix Suns. Oubre was acquired in a trade with the Washington Wizards for veteran Trevor Ariza last December. He averaged 16.9 points and 4.9 rebounds in 40 games with the Suns to go with his energy on... ...
04:00, 2019-07-17

R Kelly arrested on federal sex trafficking charges R&B singer expected to be taken from Chicago to New York to face charges relating to child pornography and obstruction of justice R&B singer R Kelly has been arrested on sex trafficking charges, according to American law officials.The 52-year old was...
08:28, 2019-07-12

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on Thursday night on a 13-count indictment. A federal law enforcement source confirms to E! News that the 52-year-old singer was arrested by NYPD and......
17:00, 2019-07-12

Kelly and Benn appear set for all-British clash at welterweight British welterweights Josh Kelly and Conor Benn remain on a collision course following Benn's latest victory at York Hall The post Kelly and Benn appear set for all-British clash at welterweight appeared first on Boxing News....
15:56, 2019-06-22

R. Kelly has been arrested on federal sex trafficking charges NBC New York is reporting that music artist R. Kelly, long the subject of allegations of abusive and controlling behavior toward multiple women, has been arrested in Chicago tonight on federal charges of sex trafficking. The arrest was reportedly mad...
07:56, 2019-07-12

Senate confirms Kelly Craft as U.N. ambassador The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Kelly Craft to become the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, filling a role left vacant since Nikki Haley's resignation in December....
02:00, 2019-08-01

R. Kelly facing sex crimes charges in Minnesota Minnesota authorities are charging R. Kelly with two counts of prostitution and solicitation involving a girl under 18 for an alleged 2001 incident.        ...
08:56, 2019-08-06

Kelly strikes out 10 in Diamondbacks' 7-1 win over Mets Merrill Kelly struck out a career-high 10, Ketel Marte hit a long homer and had three RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-1        ...
01:42, 2019-06-03

The Latest: R. Kelly pleads not guilty to new sex charges CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sexual abuse case against R&B singer R. Kelly (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Singer R. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to 11 additional sex-related felonies during a court hearing in Chicago. Prosecutors did not ask the ju...
19:00, 2019-06-06

R. Kelly arrives in court for status hearing R&B Singer R. Kelly arrived in a Chicago courtroom on Wednesday morning for a status hearing in his criminal sexual abuse trial. Prosecutors turned over a DVD that allegedly shows the singer having sex with a minor. (June 26)     ...
19:14, 2019-06-26

R Kelly pleads not guilty to 11 additional sex charges R Kelly has appeared in court to plead not guilty to 11 charges of sexual abuse, including four counts that carry a maximum prison sentence of 30 years....
11:42, 2019-06-07

ShowBiz Minute: R Kelly, Smollett, Offset R. Kelly charged with 11 new sex-related counts in Chicago; Police were told deal was in works with Jussie Smollett. (May 31)        ...
16:00, 2019-05-31

Since U been on: will Kelly Clarkson succeed as a talkshow host? Like Lily Allen and Charlotte Church before her, the singer faces the challenge of transitioning from pop star to presenter Huge news: Kelly Clarkson is getting a chatshow. Which is amazing: she is literally the pop star we would all like to have a l...
15:56, 2019-06-07

Woman identifies herself as alleged R. Kelly victim CHICAGO (AP) — A woman has come forward to say publicly that 11 new sex-related felony counts against R. Kelly stem from allegations she made about the R&B singer. Jerhonda Pace writes on her Facebook page that she’s the alleged victim prosecut...
22:42, 2019-05-31

R. Kelly judgment withdrawn after lawyers say he can't read A judge who ordered a default judgment against R. Kelly after the singer failed to respond to a lawsuit filed by one of his alleged victims now says the suit can proceed....
20:42, 2019-05-08

Lifetime to air 'Surviving R. Kelly' followup special Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” ignited a wave of activism, and the network will explore the wide-reaching effects of the doc in a follow-up two-hour special, “Surviving R. Kelly: The Impact.”...
18:28, 2019-04-28

A US city cut ties with its troubled migrant detention center. That could make things even worse The decision could mean more business – and fewer rules – for the private company behind the Adelanto, California, siteThe immigration detention center in Adelanto, California, is flanked by industrial buildings, power lines and expansive mountain vi...
18:00, 2019-05-14

Mets’ Cano trade gets worse: Bruce close to Phillies, Kelenic rising It’s the Mets trade that keeps on giving… pain. And somehow, it’s only getting worse. The winter blockbuster that saw an overly ambitious GM Brodie Van Wagenen cast off a pair of veterans and slew of talented prospects to the Seattl...
18:42, 2019-06-02

A sell-off worse than December can arrive in a week, says analyst who is predicting 'Lehman-like' drop Nomura macro and quant strategist Masanari Takada is sticking with his bold call for a "Lehman-like" plunge as market sentiment shows no signs of improving....
22:14, 2019-08-26

Using Google Maps to find a local business could drain your bank account...or worse Relying on Google Maps to find a local business could have serious consequences, The Wall Street Journal reports today. That's because the platform's search engine is full of fake business listings and rip-off artists. The Journal relayed the story o...
16:56, 2019-06-21

As a black student, I know why our grades are worse: universities don’t listen to us | Adesewa Esther Adebisi Black, Asian and minority ethnic students are less likely to get a top degree than white students. This must end It might sound dramatic, but I have often likened my experience of hearing about how black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) students do ...
12:42, 2019-05-02

The year-long rash of supply chain attacks against open source is getting worse (credit: Wired UK/Shuttershock) A rash of supply chain attacks hitting open source software over the past year shows few signs of abating, following the discovery this week of two separate backdoors slipped into a dozen libraries downloaded by hund...
16:00, 2019-08-21

Global banks are cutting 30,000 jobs this year. It's a sign the banking crisis is only getting worse. Reuters Global investment banks have been suffering this year, with European banks being hit the hardest. As a result, nearly 30,000 jobs have been cut or are set to be cut across the sector. Deutsche Bank's radical overhaul of its business accoun...
23:42, 2019-08-12

Galaxy Fold’s new release date finally leaked, and it couldn’t come at a worse time Intended to be the kind of flagship device that would certify Samsung as one of the leading innovators in the mobile business, the Galaxy Fold has been anything but. The first foldable Galaxy handset was supposed to launch on April 26th, but then Sam...
21:00, 2019-09-03

Wildfires, flooding wreaking havoc in Russia. Climate change is making it worse Russia's meteorological service says it sees global climate change as a factor behind the wildfires blazing throughout Siberia and the Far East.        ...
16:56, 2019-08-02

Josh Hawley’s Section 230 amendment would only make social media censorship worse Earlier this month, freshman Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., introduced legislation that would undermine the internet as we know it. Hawley’s “Ending Support for the Internet Censorship Act” would revise Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act of 1996...
16:00, 2019-06-29

Mediator: Social Media Pollution, a Huge Problem in the Last Election, Could Be Worse in 2020 As a candidate, Donald Trump promoted a mystery Twitter account that falsely portrayed a protester as an ISIS terrorist. Nothing stops him from doing it again....
02:00, 2019-05-20

The Bahamas Are Still Devastated From Hurricane Dorian. A Tropical Storm Could Make Things Worse A possible tropical cyclone is bearing down on the Bahamas communities that were decimated just days ago by the Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian. Although the potential storm isn’t expected to be near Dorian’s level, it may still wreak h...
04:14, 2019-09-14

Alaska’s State Budget Is Slumping. The Governor’s 40% Cut to the University System Could Make It Even Worse Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy thinks he has a solution to years of state budget shortfalls from shrinking oil industry revenue. On June 28, he used his veto power to slash more than $440 million from the state’s budget. The cuts are wide-ranging, b...
01:42, 2019-07-11

Banking while black: Minority business owners face worse treatment and more scrutiny White men seeking small business loans were treated better than more-qualified black and Hispanic counterparts, according to a new study by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition....
21:42, 2019-09-06

Trumka says labor department nominee Scalia 'has only gotten worse' since Bush administration tenure AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said the labor government would likely oppose President Trump's pick to be labor secretary, lawyer Eugene Scalia, arguing that the nominee has "only gotten worse" since his days as an agency official in the Bush admin...
03:00, 2019-08-30

Europe's brain drain is getting worse — so some countries are scrapping income tax for young people Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries are proposing radical tax incentives for young people, as part of a drive to stem the flow of skilled workers to Western EU states....
12:56, 2019-08-05

Taiwan approves same-sex marriage in first for Asia TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s legislature has passed a law allowing same-sex marriage in a first for Asia. The vote Friday allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including in areas such as taxes, insurance and child custody. Taiwa...
09:56, 2019-05-17

NASA approves two new missions to study the sun Our sun is about to get even more attention thanks to the approval of two new missions to study various aspects of our star and its relationship with our solar system....
23:14, 2019-06-28

FCC approves first commercial use of 3.5GHz band A new band of spectrum will soon be freed up for everything from your smartphone to iOT devices. The FCC today gave approval to five companies to begin what it calls "initial commercial deployment" of the 3.5GHz band. Those selected include Google, F...
06:42, 2019-09-17

FTC approves roughly $5 bln Facebook settlement - WSJ The United States Federal Trade Commission voted this week to approve a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc over a long-running investigation into the company's privacy missteps, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday....
22:14, 2019-07-12

TLC approves permanent cap on Uber, Lyft in NYC The city is slamming the brakes on Uber and Lyft. The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to permanently extend the freeze on new for-hire vehicles in the Big Apple. The city temporarily stopped issuing new ride-hail vehicle lic...
23:14, 2019-08-07

Normani Joins The Voice As Kelly Clarkson's Advisor Get ready to feel some serious "Motivation." E! News can announce that Normani will be heading to The Voice this season as Kelly Clarkson's advisor, bringing together two......
18:56, 2019-09-05

R Kelly refused bail as he is 'still a danger to young girls' A judge in the US has ordered R Kelly to remain behind bars without bail after a prosecutor claimed the singer would still pose a danger to young girls if he was set free....
11:28, 2019-07-17

R. Kelly doesn’t have freedom, money for this legal battle The difference between R. Kelly’s life in 2002 when he was last charged with child sex-related crimes and his arrest last week on even more serious charges was on full display when the R&B singer turned and slowly walked out of court....
13:56, 2019-07-18

R. Kelly faces new and more serious charges in sexual abuse case An Illinois grand jury has indicted entertainer R. Kelly on 11 new charges in his sexual assault and sexual abuse case, including four new felonies with maximum penalties of 30 years in prison, according to court documents released Thursday....
02:42, 2019-05-31

Kelly Clarkson hoping to keep it real for new U.S. talk show Kelly Clarkson, the first "American Idol," launches her own talk show next week with a mix of music, celebrities and ordinary people that she hopes will be more uplifting than the daily news coming out of the United States....
08:56, 2019-09-05

R Kelly charged with prostitution and solicitation involving girl under 18 Kelly gets two felony charges for 2001 incident, in which R&B singer allegedly offered girl $200 to take off her clothes and danceMinnesota authorities charged the singer R Kelly on Monday with two counts of prostitution and solicitation involving a ...
00:56, 2019-08-06

What's next for R. Kelly as he faces four sets of sex-crime charges? R. Kelly faces potentially four trials on sex-crime charges. How will federal and state prosecutors proceed?        ...
21:42, 2019-08-06

R. Kelly to appear in court again for latest hearing on sex-crimes case R. Kelly will appear in court Wednesday for the latest hearing on the sexual-assault charges pending against him.        ...
16:14, 2019-06-26

Alternate reality: Kelly Kraft is now in contention at PGA Championship Kelly Kraft wasn’t supposed to be playing Bethpage Black this week. Now, after the alternate snuck into the PGA Championship as the last player in the field, Kraft is somewhere else he isn’t supposed to be. Earning entry to his fifth career major via...
09:14, 2019-05-18

R. Kelly’s lawyers ask judge to dismiss sex abuse lawsuit CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly’s lawyers want a Chicago judge to toss a 2019 lawsuit alleging the singer sexually abused a minor a little over 20 years ago. The Chicago Sun-Times reports their motion to dismiss was filed Wednesday in Cook County Circu...
13:56, 2019-06-28

Singer R. Kelly charged in Minnesota with soliciting sex from minor Singer R. Kelly, jailed in New York last month after he was charged in Brooklyn and Chicago with numerous sexual misconduct felonies, was charged on Monday in Minnesota with soliciting sex from a minor at a Minneapolis hotel room 18 years ago....
02:28, 2019-08-06

Diamondbacks vs. Giants: Merrill Kelly will rebound vs. San Fran Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks a tightrope between Times Square buildings Sunday night. New Yorkers know Times Square is a lot safer 25 stories up than it is at street level. D’backs lost ground this week in the wild-card chase. Dropped their fifth str...
19:00, 2019-06-23