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‘You Have to Open Doors.’ Julianne Moore Says She Backs Quotas for Gender Parity in Film

(CANNES, France) — Julianne Moore said Wednesday that larger efforts are needed in order for the movie industry to reach gender parity, and that means implementing quotas. “We will not have gender parity unless everybo...

‘You Have to Open Doors.’ Julianne Moore Says She Backs Quotas for Gender Parity in Film

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Julianne Moore believes in 'quotas' for gender parity in movie industry Julianne Moore said Wednesday that larger efforts are needed in order for the movie industry to reach gender parity, and that means implementing quotas....
05:48, 05/16/2019

Selena Gomez, Julianne Moore kick off the glamour at Cannes Film Festival The stars are heading to the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
12:32, 05/14/2019

Julianne Moore says personal experiences spurred her to back AIDS ward documentary Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore said her experience of caring for someone infected with the AIDS virus had spurred her decision to help promote the documentary '5B' about the unsung heroes who looked after AIDS sufferers in the 1980s....
07:48, 05/19/2019

FIFA adds new awards categories to provide gender parity ZURICH (AP) — FIFA is introducing gender parity for its awards by adding a women’s goalkeeper category and a female team of the year. The announcement on Monday ensures men and women will be in line for accolades in the same categories at the F...
06:16, 05/06/2019

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on Sunday, amid a drive to promote gender equality in the industry that is still falling short of what many campaigners hoped for....
00:48, 05/20/2019

Liberals achieve gender parity in new appointments, but minorities left out: docs Documents from the Privy Council Office obtained through the access-to-information law, show that as of last year, 55.5 per cent of appointees to federal agencies, boards and organizations were women, slightly above their proportion in the Canadian p...
14:00, 05/20/2019

We Need To Change The Way We Open Our Car Doors I saw another report today of someone on a bicycle getting doored into traffic and dying. It’s common in the U.S. to simply fling your door open as you’re getting out of the car. It’s common enough that there’s a trope in television and movies of ope...
22:32, 05/17/2019

Longoria: Cannes going 'in the right direction' over gender parity Walking the red carpet for the Women in Motion event at the Cannes Film Festival, Eva Longoria comments on gender parity at the event and addresses the concerns around French actor Alain Delon receiving an award. (May 20)     ...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Actress hopes to open more doors for more Native Americans NEW YORK (AP) — Newcomer Sivan Alyra Rose represents a rarity as one of the few people of Native American descent to star in a Netflix series. But she hopes her breakthrough will encourage more opportunities for women like her. The show centers aroun...
10:16, 05/09/2019

White House says still backs Moore for Fed, reviewing past remarks U.S. President Donald Trump's economic adviser on Tuesday said the White House still backs Stephen Moore for a seat on the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, despite Democratic lawmakers' concerns about his competence and questions over his past r...
11:32, 04/29/2019

Watch a Chevy Lumina Drive Down a Highway With Lumber Protruding From Its Open Doors Earlier this month, a man named David Fafinski from Ontario, Canada posted to Facebook a video of a Chevrolet Lumina driver carrying loads of wood in the rear seat and what looks like a giant piece of furniture in the trunk. In a baffling example of ...
18:48, 05/11/2019

'Moral panic' over gender identity film sparks backlash in Indonesia Director gets death threats as 93,000 sign petition to have ‘LGBT film’ Memories of My Body banned lest young ‘imitate behaviour’The release of an award-winning Indonesian film about a male dancer exploring his sexuality has led to a backlash from re...
03:00, 05/16/2019

Cannes Film festival set to open with zombie comedy The 72nd Cannes Film Festival is set to open Tuesday with the premiere of Jim Jarmusch’s zombie comedy “The Dead Don’t Die” and the introduction of Alejandro Inarritu’s jury...
01:32, 05/14/2019

Tariffs are bad; trade quotas are no better President Trump seems poised to step up tariffs and trade tensions with China. These tariffs, however, are a major sticking point with all his free trade negotiations — not just with China, but Canada and Mexico too. His recent tweet threatening to i...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Japan's trade negotiator: US won't impose quotas on autos Japan's trade negotiator has said Washington won't be demanding any numerical restrictions on Japanese auto exports to the U.S. Toshimitsu Motegi, the economy minister, made the comment Friday after he spoke with his U.S. counterpart, Robert Lighthiz...
22:16, 05/16/2019

De Niro pitches anti-Trump film at Tribeca Film Festival Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro yet again unloaded on his favorite target, President Trump, during a Saturday appearance at the Tribeca Film Festival....
04:16, 05/06/2019

Film legend shares some of Hollywood’s biggest film secrets He went from Coney Island’s boardwalk to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. That’s Irwin Winkler, the 87-year-old legend behind such classics as “Goodfellas,” “Raging Bull” and “Rocky.” Over his 50-year career as a writer, director and producer, Winkler has...
02:00, 05/07/2019

Look: Paula Abdul, Julianne Hough laugh off flying hat incident at BBMAs Paula Abdul and Julianne Hough took to Twitter after Abdul accidentally hit Hough in the neck with a hat during her performance at the Billboard Music Awards....
08:48, 05/02/2019

Paula Abdul injured Julianne Hough with a flying hat at the Billboard Awards During her performance at Wednesday night's awards, Paula Abdul dramatically tossed her black hat into the crowd -- where it hit Hough in the neck.        ...
18:32, 05/02/2019

On Soccer: The Premier League’s Parity Problem England’s Big Six clubs are dominating the Premier League again. Changes to the way television money is distributed could ensure things stay that way....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow's In Goop Health Summit Featured Julianne Hough, Meditation and More Goop fans and followers gathered in Los Angeles in Saturday for a day filled with meditation, health-conscious activities and more at the annual In goop Health summit. The site describes......
20:00, 05/18/2019

Julianne Hough Wears a Neck Brace After Getting Hit by Paula Abdul at the Billboard Music Awards Julianne Hough straight up got hit by Paula Abdul's hat. For fans who caught the iconic performer's impressive finale medley routine at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, they......
15:48, 05/02/2019

What the Supreme Court is doing behind closed doors Recent late-night orders, an abrupt dismissal of a case after oral arguments, and long-pending appeals that have fallen into a black hole at the Supreme Court have cast fresh scrutiny on the inner workings of America's top tribunal....
08:00, 04/29/2019

Relief as Mustang remains fast after Supercars parity blow DJR Team Penske drivers Fabian Coulthard and Scott McLaughlin have both expressed relief at the ongoing speed of the Ford Mustang following the controversial parity adjustment...
09:48, 05/03/2019

Pound-euro parity by mid-2019 if no deal on Brexit, says Argentex A boutique broker renowned for the accuracy of its currency forecasts has warned that a no-deal Brexit could see the pound fall to parity with the euro by the middle of next year....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Anki is closing the doors on its toy robot business Anki, the startup responsible for adorable robotics, is closing its doors and will terminate nearly 200 employees Wednesday. CEO Boris Sofman broke the news to staff today, Recode reports. In a statement provided to Engadget, the company said, "A sig...
15:32, 04/29/2019

Parity party: 2019 NHL playoffs showcase Bettman's vision Parity party: 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs showcase Commissioner Gary Bettman's vision for NHL in salary-cap era        ...
13:32, 05/05/2019

Report: Doors unlocked before tiger attack at Kansas zoo TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A state report says that safety doors in a Sumatran tiger’s enclosure at a Kansas zoo were left unlocked before the animal attacked and injured a veteran zookeeper. The report released Friday by the Kansas Department of Labo...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Inventor accidentally froze entire neighborhood’s garage doors We often take modern conveniences like keyless entry and automatic garage doors for granted, but residents of North Olmsted, Ohio, just experienced what it is like to have both of those features taken away without warning. As WKYC reports, city resid...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Crazy inventor froze an entire neighborhood’s garage doors and key fobs on accident We often take modern conveniences like keyless entry and automatic garage doors for granted, but residents of North Olmsted, Ohio, just experienced what it is like to have both of those features taken away without warning. As WKYC reports, city resid...
21:48, 05/06/2019

Tiger attacked Kansas zookeeper after safety doors were left unlocked, report says Kansas zookeeper Kristyn Hayden-Ortega was hospitalized after a tiger attack left her with puncture wounds and lacerations to her head, neck and back....
01:16, 05/11/2019

Andrea's Bar And Brasserie (ABB) - A Global Cuisine Restaurant Opens Its Doors In Khan Market Do you often spend your weekends shopping and dining in Khan Market? If yes, then we're here with a good news! The posh and upscale Khan Market is now home to a new restaurant - Andrea's Bar and......
08:48, 04/30/2019

Pete Buttigieg's rise opens doors to donors that fueled Obama, Clinton Pete Buttigieg will headline a series of top-dollar, celebrity laden fundraisers across California this week, the latest sign that his rise in the polls has opened the doors -- and the wallets -- of donors who had previously dismissed the South Bend,...
09:48, 05/08/2019

Intel will open three Project Athena Open labs to test next-gen laptops Intel is opening three laboratories in Taipei, Taiwan, Shanghai, China and Folsom, California to test vendors' laptop components and ensure they adhere to Project Athena's specifications. The tech giant first announced Project Athena at CES...
23:32, 05/07/2019

McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship "Rory McIlroy is set to skip the Irish Open at Lahinch in July to focus on the Open Championship in his native Northern Ireland later that month, the four-times major winner has said."...
07:32, 05/01/2019

US women's soccer star Alex Morgan talks fight for pay parity ahead of Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist, Women's World Cup winner, and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people of 2019 but her most challenging battle is for pay parity in the sport she loves to play....
12:16, 05/03/2019

Wheels: Locking More Than the Doors as Cars Become Computers on Wheels Concern that cars could be seriously hacked — by criminals, terrorists or even rogue governments — has prompted a new round of security efforts on the part of the auto industry....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Stephen Moore Says Not Withdrawing for Fed Job Consideration Conservative commentator Stephen Moore said he wouldn’t withdraw from consideration for a position on the Federal Reserve Board, despite growing doubts among Republican senators about his prospects for confirmation if nominated....
08:48, 05/02/2019

Stephen Moore's Writings on Women Multiple Senate Republicans have expressed doubts about the prospects for confirming the conservative commentator if President Trump nominates him to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. They cited among other issues his comments about women. Here...
08:48, 05/02/2019

Trump says he won't nominate Stephen Moore to Fed Conservative economic commentator and political activist Stephen Moore is no longer in consideration for a spot on the Federal Reserve's board of governors, President Trump said Thursday....
12:32, 05/02/2019

Stephen Moore Crashes and Burns President Donald Trump announced Thursday afternoon that Stephen Moore, his second of two choices to sit on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, had withdrawn from the nomination process after widespread criticism of his past remarks....
19:16, 05/02/2019

Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run despite GOP opposition Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year....
03:32, 05/17/2019

Moore, under fire, withdraws from bid for Fed post Economic commentator Stephen Moore has withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the U.S. Federal Reserve Board after weeks of criticism about his political partisanship, shifting views on interest rate policy, and sexist comments about women....
20:16, 05/02/2019

Gender equality must be at the core of 'Health for All' On this International Women's Day, we imagine a world where every woman and girl has access to quality and affordable health care, a world in which women and girls can freely exercise their sexual and reproductive health rights, and one where all wom...
14:32, 04/28/2019

Here's what you can do to get a bigger paycheck if you're hit by the gender wage gap More companies are evaluating whether men and women are really earning what they should. Here's what to do if you think you're underearning....
11:16, 04/28/2019

Gender pay gap is narrowing, but there’s still work to do The gender wage gap is still very much alive and well. If you're tired of falling victim to it, here's how you can fight for a fair salary.        ...
07:00, 05/10/2019

GOP Senators Voice Concern Over Stephen Moore at the Fed Numerous Senate Republicans expressed concerns over the possibility of President Trump nominating conservative commentator Stephen Moore to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors....
04:00, 05/01/2019

Trump Won’t Nominate Stephen Moore for Fed Board Mr. Moore, who had yet to be formally nominated, appeared unlikely to win Senate confirmation after several Republican lawmakers raised concerns about his past writings denigrating women....
10:16, 05/02/2019

GOP braces for fight as Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Republican Senator Ernst 'unlikely' to back Moore for Fed U.S. Republican Senator Joni Ernst on Tuesday said she was "very unlikely" to back fellow Republican President Donald Trump's pick for a seat on the U.S. central bank, according to a CNN reporter on Twitter....
13:16, 04/30/2019

Stephen Moore: 'Attacks on my character have become untenable' Stephen Moore, President Trump’s pick for the Federal Reserve Board who withdrew his name Thursday, said in a letter to the president he was dropping out of contention because could not endure the personal attacks....
12:32, 05/02/2019

Google Is Releasing More Than 50 New Gender-Inclusive Emoji Love ‘em or hate ‘em, emoji have become a key part of the way that many of us communicate, and that makes representation vitally important to the way they’re designed. With this in mind, Google is releasing 53 new emoji that work to be more gender in...
02:16, 05/10/2019

World Cup shines spotlight on gender pay disparity "The players set to light up the Women\u0027s World Cup in France next month may play for big-name clubs like Barcelona, Arsenal and Juventus but, although salaries are improving, they earn a fraction of the money paid to their male counterparts."...
13:48, 05/15/2019

Technology could widen the gender employment gap, the IMF warns Technology is often espoused as a great leveler, but it could also play a major role in perpetuating the gender gap in employment, according to a new report from the IMF....
00:48, 05/07/2019

Daily News gets Cuomo’s name and gender wrong The troubled Daily News keeps cranking out bloopers. On its Web site May 16, it changed both the first name and the gender of Gov. Andrew Cuomo in a photo caption on the new TWA Hotel at JFK Airport. A boring grip-and-grin photo shows Tyler Morse, CE...
19:32, 05/16/2019

Moore, Cain Withdrawals Re-Up Search for Loyalists on Fed Board The White House has renewed its quest for Senate-confirmable candidates for the Federal Reserve Board who will reflect President Trump’s economic priorities, after his previous two choices flamed out in a messy public fashion....
07:00, 05/05/2019

Stephen Moore has a history of questionable comments. Here’s a roundup. The former columnist for the National Review and the Wall Street Journal has advocated eliminating child labor laws, mocked women in athletics, joked about AIDS and suggested that closing the gender wage gap would destroy family stability in America....
16:32, 05/01/2019

Moore’s Shot at the Fed Teeters as G.O.P. Senators Voice Concerns Stephen Moore’s chance to be confirmed to the Federal Reserve dwindled after multiple Republican senators began to publicly question whether he would have enough votes if nominated....
16:00, 04/30/2019

Stephen Moore predicts Trump will win trade war with China ​Conservative economist Stephen Moore, who pulled his name from consideration to serve on the Federal Reserve board, predicted that President Trump will prevail in his administration’s trade war with China. “I think by the end of this year I th...
10:00, 05/19/2019

White House Reviewing Stephen Moore’s Writings President Trump’s presumptive nominee to the Fed has written numerous opinion pieces questioning the role of women and suggesting they should not earn more than men....
12:00, 04/29/2019

A sex strike is not enough: women need to down tools completely | Suzanne Moore The idea proposed last week by Alyssa Milano won’t cut it. To assert their worth, women should refuse to fulfil the unpaid labour expected by societySex is the very least of our concerns, the last thing that has to be crossed off the to-do list. Or s...
12:00, 05/13/2019

| No Semenya at Stockholm Diamond League after gender ruling Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya, who lost her appeal over a controversial gender ruling, will not race at this month's Diamond League meeting....
12:32, 05/16/2019

Science of anger: how gender, age and personality shape this emotion What purpose does anger serve? Are men angrier than women? Can it affect our mental wellbeing? Science is beginning to uncover some of the answersAnger is the flash of fire that sparks in your brain when you feel you have been shortchanged. Perhaps a...
02:32, 05/12/2019

New UN campaign to bring youth into gender equality fight The U.N. women's agency is launching a campaign to bring a young generation of women and men into the campaign for gender equality ahead of next year's 25th anniversary of the conference that adopted the only international platform to achieve women's...
20:00, 05/06/2019

Soccer: World Cup shines spotlight on gender pay disparity The players set to light up the Women's World Cup in France next month may play for big-name clubs like Barcelona, Arsenal and Juventus but, although salaries are improving, they earn a fraction of the money paid to their male counterparts....
11:48, 05/15/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand can't break through – is 'gender bias' to blame? Gillibrand has struggled to get off the ground as white male candidates have dominated media coverage, with Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders as early frontrunnersKirsten Gillibrand launched her 2020 presidential campaign on Donald Trump’s doorstep. Relat...
23:16, 05/19/2019

Jumping out of a plane ends in dramatic gender reveal This North Carolina man is diving headfirst into fatherhood. Timothy Goodwin of Oak Island, North Carolina, and his fiancée, Angela Hewett, set up a dramatic gender reveal on Saturday when Goodwin leaped out of a plane into a cloud of pink smoke. The...
15:16, 05/17/2019

Kamala Harris Announces Plan to Close the Gender Pay Gap Ms. Harris would force companies with 100 or more employees to show they were paying men and women equally for analogous work, penalizing those that didn’t....
04:00, 05/20/2019

‘The Hustle’ review: Gender-swap remake is a rotten con job They’re a couple of dirty, rotten … ladies? The latest comedy to receive a needless gender-switch is the 1988 film “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” which itself was a remake of 1964’s “Bedtime Story” starring Marlon Brando. In “The Hustle,” actors Michael ...
14:16, 05/09/2019

Bibiana Steinhaus: ‘Being a referee is about quality of performance - not gender’ Now in her second full season as a Bundesliga referee, Bibiana Steinhaus is being recognised for her performances and not her pioneering. In a candid interview, she discusses commanding respect, the VAR process and more....
11:48, 05/01/2019

Gender filter stirs emotions for some trans people Snapchat's new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger is not necessarily fun and games for transgender people. (April 20)        ...
17:00, 05/20/2019

No, Met Gala, gender fluidity and camp aren’t the same thing The Met’s Costume Institute threw its big annual bash last night, and despite some confusion over the year’s campy theme, most of the celebrity guests did just fine, sticking to some of camp’s more obvious tropes, like ruffles, feat...
19:00, 05/07/2019

Girls to the front: why gender is still a headline issue at festivals How hard can it be to have equal gender representation on festival bills? As Primavera proves, not hard at allThe festival lineup poster with all of the male artists’ names taken out, leaving behind a limp smattering of female acts, is now something ...
09:00, 05/03/2019

'Lock the doors': Comedian's 'Middle Eastern' joke at Florida comedy club prompts 911 call Comedian Ahmed Ahmed says he's no terrorist, and the Off The Hook Comedy Club in Naples is welcoming him back for an encore performance.        ...
11:32, 05/15/2019

So Harry and Meghan want to do things differently? Fat chance of that | Suzanne Moore No rolling updates on the royal cervix, no timeline on the first twinge. This privacy won’t lastWhat a curious nation we are, that thinks itself modern because a man who is sixth in line to the throne marries a woman of mixed heritage – but is then e...
11:16, 05/07/2019

Donald Trump withdraws Stephen Moore as Fed board nominee Stephen Moore, President Donald Trump's nominee to the Federal Reserve board of governors, withdrew his name from consideration Thursday, the president announced....
16:16, 05/02/2019

White House says Stephen Moore still has Trump's support for Fed seat The White House still backs Stephen Moore for a seat on the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser said on Monday, despite concerns among some Democratic lawmakers about his competence and past remarks....
21:48, 04/29/2019

Trump's Fed pick Moore faces mounting lawmaker doubts Doubts mounted on Tuesday over U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Reserve, with one Republican senator saying she was "very unlikely" to back economic commentator Stephen Moore and another calling his nomination "...
15:00, 04/30/2019

Trump Fed choice Stephen Moore withdraws amid controversy WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says his pick for the Federal Reserve board, conservative commentator Stephen Moore, has withdrawn from contention. The decision comes amid controversy over Moore’s past writings about women. He lost Rep...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Before withdrawing, Stephen Moore disagreed with Trump on steep Fed rate cut "I'm not so sure I agree with the White House that we should cut rates by an entire percentage point," Moore said hours before Trump's announcement....
10:00, 05/02/2019

Trump's Fed pick Moore not planning to drop out of Fed consideration: interview U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Reserve said on Sunday a smear campaign was being waged against him, after past writings and comments about women sparked renewed criticism by Democratic lawmakers....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Roy Moore Raising Money Off Comparing Himself to Kavanaugh, Which Is a Real Choice Former Alabama Chief Justice and failed Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is sussing out his chances for another possible Senate run, and his strategy for garnering support from Alabamans just got a little more disgusting....
04:32, 05/02/2019

BlackRock backs Persimmon on CEO's £25m pay The biggest shareholder in Persimmon has thrown its weight behind the housebuilder‎'s board ahead of a crunch shareholder meeting on Wednesday that will provide another focal point in the debate about executive pay....
03:00, 05/01/2019

'Hair hasn't got gender': finally hairdressers are charging men the same as women Men’s hair is just as complicated and time-consuming to cut, says one London salon‘We did contemplate doing it slowly, raising it little by little,” says Susannah Richardson. “But then we thought no, we’re doing it completely, for moral reasons. It’s...
10:48, 05/07/2019

Adam Silver Calls for More Gender Diversity in N.B.A. Officiating and Coaching In a talk in Washington, the N.B.A. commissioner also said that the Golden State Warriors were “not ideal” for the competitive balance of the league....
16:16, 05/09/2019

Employers Who Talk Up Gender Equity, but Silence Harassment Victims The woman leading Australia’s inquiry into workplace sexual harassment is trying to overcome nondisclosure agreements that prevent victims from talking....
04:32, 05/01/2019

Kamala Harris proposes equal pay measure to close gender gap U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, one of two dozen Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, on Monday proposed closing the gender pay gap by requiring companies to disclose pay data and secure an "equal pay certification" or be fined....
04:32, 05/20/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand on being underestimated for 2020 Democratic nod: 'I think it's just gender bias' Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said Saturday she feels like she’s being underestimated in the race for the Democratic nomination for president, who will likely go up against President Trump in 2020....
20:48, 05/12/2019

Trump Fed pick has a 25-year record of criticizing gender advancement Stephen Moore, President Donald Trump's pick to serve on the Federal Reserve Board, once dismissed the Violence Against Women Act as the "most objectionable pork" in the 1994 crime bill, saying the money would better spent if Americans were forced to...
08:48, 05/01/2019

Why Snapchat’s new gender swap feature is problematic for trans people You’ve probably seen it all over your social media timelines and stories this week — friends using Snapchat’s new gender-bending filter to create uncanny and slightly creepy versions of themselves as men, women, and babies. SNAPCHAT FILTER IS CRAZY! ...
02:16, 05/18/2019

My queer lioness: the artist unleashing a gender-bending cat on Venice Turner prize-winner Charlotte Prodger is representing Scotland at the Biennale – with gargling bagpipes and a butch lioness with a beard. She reveals all about her wild attractionIt is entirely characteristic of Charlotte Prodger’s gentle, subtle wit...
06:16, 05/08/2019

Without ‘transformative shifts,’ women will wait two centuries for gender equality “I think it's almost a joke that it will take the world so long to create women empowerment, particularly as we know that there’s an economic upside in empowering women in the range of $28 trillion.”...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Cannes festival adapts to #MeToo era – but gender issues remain Film event adds family-friendly initiative yet for female directors it looks to be business as usualThis year, the Cannes film festival is rolling out an initiative called Le Ballon Rouge – named after a children’s film by Albert Lamorisse – which of...
09:00, 05/10/2019

Gender equality, justice in law and practice: Essential for sustainable development Fundamentally linked to human development, gender justice requires ending inequality and redressing existing disparities between women and men, according to a high-level United Nations forum on the situation in Arab States....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Viral Ad On #BarbershopGirls Of Uttar Pradesh Smashes Gender Stereotypes Neha and Jyoti took over their father's barber shop in 2014, stepping into a profession dominated by men. Today, their inspirational story has been turned into a viral ad....
04:00, 05/01/2019

Are ‘women in tech’ events helpful or hurtful to gender equality? A tech conference is perhaps one of the very few places where women don’t have to wait in a hellishly long line for the toilets. Countless tech events, like Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, seriously lack female attendance — yet anothe...
05:32, 05/01/2019

No need to Google gender bias to see women come up short. S.H.E. hopes to change that A new program created by the hair products company Pantene aims to make sure search results are more equitable between men and women        ...
09:16, 04/30/2019

For the Trans Community, Snapchat’s ‘Gender-Swapping’ Filter Is Complicated It’s a simple idea––a new filter on Snapchat lets users alter images of themselves to look like a different gender. The Snapchat lens, introduced last week, has taken off, with “gender-swapping” photos and videos prolife...
16:16, 05/16/2019

Stephen Moore: Trump's Fed pick underpaid ex-wife's alimony for years New finding may present an additional obstacle for Moore’s selection for a position on the world’s most powerful central bankStephen Moore, Donald Trump’s embattled pick for the Federal Reserve board of governors, has underpaid his ex-wife’s alimony ...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Whose side is Twitter on: misogynists or women in public life? | Suzanne Moore With death and rape threats escalating, the social media network needs to do more. Just ask Jess PhillipsWhat happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. It’s the 21st-century proverb that also reflects our nonchalant attitude to social media. To those peculiar...
11:16, 05/07/2019

‘I’m not saying I’m an angel’: Stephen Moore, Trump’s likely Fed nominee, apologizes for comments about women Moore said he would fight on for the Fed seat and told a conservative radio show that the nation would see the "biggest sell-off in stock market history" if a liberal won the White House in 2020....
14:00, 04/29/2019

Stephen Moore: Trump's Federal Reserve pick withdraws nomination President said on Twitter Moore ‘decided to withdraw’ just hours after Moore insisted he was ‘all in’Follow the latest US politics news liveStephen Moore, the conservative economics commentator, will no longer be nominated to the Federal Reserve by D...
11:32, 05/02/2019

As Herman Cain Bows Out of Fed Contention, Focus Shifts to Stephen Moore Mr. Cain withdrew in the face of allegations of sexual harassment, even as Mr. Moore, the president’s other embattled pick, faced allegations of sexism....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Trump pick Stephen Moore's Fed nomination could be doomed as GOP senators criticize him Sen. Joni Ernst, the Iowa Republican, said she likely will not vote for Moore and also said she does not believe he currently has the votes to win approval in the Senate....
13:48, 04/30/2019

Embattled Trump Fed pick Stephen Moore complains: 'They're pulling a Kavanaugh against me' Trump's embattled Federal Reserve board pick Stephen Moore is comparing reaction to his nomination to that of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh....
14:16, 04/28/2019

China backs Iran during U.S. tensions China offered strong support to Iran on Friday, with its top diplomat telling Iran's foreign minister that China opposes unilateral sanctions and supports Tehran's efforts to safeguard its interests....
10:32, 05/17/2019

Anadarko backs Occidental's revised bid Anadarko Petroleum Corp said on Monday that its board backed a $38 billion bid from Occidental Petroleum Corp, adding pressure on rival Chevron Corp to raise its offer or walk away from the takeover contest....
16:16, 05/06/2019

Despite progress, companies face gender equality ‘backlash’: UN business body Although the drive to reach gender equality has picked up speed, and diversity initiatives have been put into place in companies and organizations, a significant level of resistance and backlash remains, according to a leading UN business group....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Canadiens and Canadiennes in uproar as student paper takes stand on gender A publication at the Université du Québec is ceasing to favour masculine over feminine in its language – not everyone is happyThe changes were slight, though Molière probably wouldn’t have approved.Montreal Campus – the student newspaper serving Univ...
03:32, 05/08/2019

Snapchat’s gender-swap photo filter is no game for trans people Hit a button, and you’re “transformed” into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair floats jauntily around the shoulders. “Yo this is SPOT ON my mom.” ”Pretty.” ”Are you in ...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Easing fears and promoting gender equality in Chad’s girls-only classrooms A teacher holds up a drawing of an adolescent girl who has just been caught unawares by her first menstruation cycle, while at school. She’s addressing neat rows of young women sitting in class, in the town of Bol, in Chad....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Nerd parents are throwing ‘Game of Thrones’ gender reveal parties You can’t escape “Game of Thrones” in the subways, at parties, in your cab — and now, it seems, even at gender reveal parties. Online retailer Risen Son Creations, purveyor of hand-crafted gender reveal dragon eggs, reports that its sales have ...
15:32, 05/06/2019

For trans people, gender-swap photo filters are no mere game NEW YORK (AP) — Snapchat’s new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger isn’t necessarily fun and games for transgender people. Some say it reduces their very real and often painful experiences...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Republicans Quietly Relieved After Stephen Moore Withdraws From Federal Reserve Nomination Senate Republicans are breathing a sigh of relief after President Donald Trump’s controversial pick for the Federal Reserve decided to bow out in the face of persistent controversy over his past remarks. The decision spared them from having to ...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Stephen Moore’s Columns Deriding Women Raise New Questions for Trump Fed Pick Mr. Moore’s past columns and appearances contain potential roadblocks to confirmation — including a history of writing about women in unflattering terms....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Exclusive: Allied Progress Uncovers Stephen Moore's History of Racist Rhetoric The Federal Reserve System, founded by Congress in 1913, is the central bank of our beloved United States. In order to promote the effective operation of our economy, as well as public interest, it performs a number of general functions that involve ...
12:16, 05/02/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen upsets Roy Moore in first round of $95 million defamation battle D.C. District Judge Thomas Hogan ruled Monday in favor of CBS, Showtime and the actor, who argued that the defamation case brought against them should be transferred to New York....
13:32, 04/30/2019

Schumer backs Trump on China tariffs Republicans are anxious about President Trump’s effort to impose new tariffs on China, but one of his staunchest political foes continues to defend him on it....
22:00, 05/14/2019

Rockets owner backs D'Antoni as coach Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni will return for the final season of a four-year contract, team owner Tilman Fertitta said in a story in the Houston Chronicle on Friday....
15:48, 05/17/2019

Sandoval, Belt homer in Giants’ win over D’backs PHOENIX (AP) — Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Belt hit solo home runs to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 Saturday night. Madison Bumgarner (3-4) pitched 6 1/3 innings, allowing four runs and five hits with six strikeouts. ...
23:00, 05/18/2019

D-backs roll Pirates but Greinke injured Zack Greinke pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings before leaving with abdominal tightness as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruised past the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-1 Wednesday afternoon in Phoenix....
20:16, 05/15/2019

FCC chairman backs T-Mobile, Sprint merger WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission says he plans to recommend the agency approve the $26.5 billion merger of wireless carriers T-Mobile and Sprint, saying it’ll speed up 5G deployment in the U.S. FCC Chairma...
08:32, 05/20/2019

Britain's richest man backs new sub two-hour marathon bid Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge will once again attempt to become the first athlete to break the two-hour marathon barrier in an event being staged in London later this year....
04:48, 05/06/2019

Lineker backs Liverpool to win Champions League "Liverpool are overwhelming favourites to win the Champions League title when they face Tottenham Hotspur in the final in Madrid on June 1, former England striker and television pundit Gary Lineker has said."...
05:00, 05/17/2019

Brunei backs away from death by stoning for gay sex, adultery The country’s sultan said that Brunei had a de facto moratorium on the death penalty under common law and that it would be extended to cases under a new Islamic law penal code....
02:48, 05/06/2019

Is Snapchat’s viral gender-swap filter problematic or just silly fun? | Arwa Mahdawi I, too, wanted to see male-me, but it’s ironic that an app that encourages you to play with gender has such a binary view of itYou may remember Snapchat. The app used to be hugely popular and then suddenly became irrelevant. Thanks to its viral new g...
04:16, 05/15/2019

Pregnant celebrities 2019: Who's due, baby bump pics and gender reveals See when pregnant celebrities are due including Meghan Markle, Amy Schumer, Jessica Simpson, Snooki, Kate Mara and Danielle Fishel.        ...
12:00, 04/28/2019

Houses passes Equality Act to increase protections for sexual orientation and gender identity The House passed legislation Friday that would protect those living in states where it's legal to discriminate based on sexual orientation and gender identity in employment, housing and other services as well as access to public accommodations such a...
22:16, 05/17/2019

Should passports require male or female gender? Intersex Coloradan, states argue no Dana Zzyym was born with ambiguous physical sexual characteristics, identifies as nonbinary and wants a passport marked "X'' instead of "M'' or "F."        ...
15:16, 05/16/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UNESCO, the UN’s Education, Science and Culture agency, is that there are hardly any women working in t...
17:00, 05/17/2019

White House is 'reviewing' Trump Fed pick Stephen Moore's controversial past writings The White House confirmed Monday it is reviewing the past writings of conservative economics pundit Stephen Moore, Trump's pick to join the Federal Reserve Board. Moore's writings have been criticized for denigrating women....
13:00, 04/29/2019

Thune says Trump’s choice of Moore for Fed Board ‘is in trouble,’ expects decision on nomination this week Republican senators said the White House is aware Moore lacks the votes for Senate confirmation, and they expect either him to withdraw or the White House to cancel his pending nomination....
16:32, 05/01/2019

GOP support for Stephen Moore falls apart, leaving Trump’s Fed pick with slim chance of confirmation Sen. Joni Ernst said she would almost certainly vote against Moore and Sen. Lindsey Graham, a typical ally of Trump's, called his nomination 'problematic' Tuesday....
15:16, 04/30/2019

Shemar Moore Pays Tribute to Kristoff St. John at 2019 Daytime Emmy Awards Shemar Moore paid tribute to his late Young and the Restless co-star Kristoff St. John on Sunday at the 2019 Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards. After taking the stage at the Pasadena......
07:48, 05/06/2019

Erdogan backs re-run of Istanbul vote after 'organized corruption' Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday the decision to re-run Istanbul's mayoral election was an important step toward strengthening democracy, describing the March vote as marred by "organized corruption" and illegality....
05:16, 05/07/2019

EU backs Iran nuclear deal as US' Pompeo visits German, French and British foreign ministers have met in Brussels to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a surprise visit....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Erdogan signals he backs re-run of contested Istanbul vote Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan signaled on Saturday he backs a re-run of mayoral elections in Istanbul which resulted in a narrow victory for the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) for the first time in 25 years....
10:00, 05/04/2019

"Above All This": Harbhajan Singh Backs Gautam Gambhir In Pamphlets War Former cricketer and East Delhi candidate Gautam Gambhir, who is in the eye of a raging row with the Aam Aadmi Party over derogatory pamphlets on his rival Atishi, got support from cricketer colleague......
03:32, 05/10/2019

The Latest: Bauer Hockey backs women’s boycott, looks to NHL The Latest on women’s hockey players announcing boycott in demand for one league (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. Bauer Hockey is supporting the world’s top female hockey players as they boycott professional hockey in North America next se...
10:00, 05/02/2019

| Sharks hooker backs Pollard's French sojourn After spending several years in France, Sharks hooker Craig Burden says Handre Pollard's decision to join Montpellier is an experience he will never regret....
09:32, 05/16/2019

Djokovic backs Gimelstob's decision to quit ATP board "World number one Novak Djokovic said Justin Gimelstob made a \u0027wise decision\u0027 to step down from the ATP board of directors but also suggested he might make a return in the future."...
00:16, 05/07/2019

Total backs Occidental's Anadarko bid with deal to buy assets France's Total SA said on Sunday it has agreed with Occidental Petroleum Corp to acquire the African assets of Anadarko Petroleum Corp for $8.8 billion, should the two U.S. oil and gas companies clinch a deal to combine....
15:48, 05/05/2019

Brunei backs down on gay sex death penalty after international backlash Brunei will not impose the death penalty on those convicted of having gay sex, in an apparent bid to temper international condemnation following its roll out of strict new Islamic laws last month....
21:16, 05/05/2019

Donald Trump Says US Backs Israel '100%' Over Gaza Escalation President Donald Trump assured Israel on Sunday that it has Washington's full support after the Jewish state led waves of retaliatory strikes in the Gaza Strip in response to Palestinian rockets....
20:32, 05/05/2019

El Salvador ex-first lady backs out of corruption plea deal SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A former El Salvador first lady has pulled out of a deal with prosecutors to plead guilty to corruption charges after they demanded she return $17.3 million in allegedly ill-gotten gains. Ana Ligia de Saca’s dea...
17:16, 05/13/2019

ISS backs activist investor Kimmeridge's two nominees to PDC board Activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co said on Friday shareholder advisory group ISS recommended two of its board nominees for PDC Energy Inc, a day after Glass Lewis backed the company's full slate of directors....
04:00, 05/18/2019

The Latest: US backs reform efforts at UN health agency LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the World Health Organization trying to rein in travel abuses (all times local): 2:50 p.m. The United States, the biggest contributor to the World Health Organization, says it supports efforts by the agency’s chief t...
08:32, 05/20/2019

MLB roundup: Zobrist, Cubs outlast D-backs in 15 innings Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras homered, and Ben Zobrist broke a tie with a two-run double in a three-run 15th inning as the Chicago Cubs outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks for a 6-5 victory on Sunday in Phoenix....
22:32, 04/28/2019

Brazil backs Venezuela uprising, but says it won't intervene militarily Brazil's right-wing government threw its support behind Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido's push to oust President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday, and called on other nations to do the same....
16:48, 04/30/2019

EU backs Iran nuclear deal as Pompeo visits The German, French and British foreign ministers have met to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a surprise visit, as the EU called for restraint....
22:16, 05/13/2019

US backs calls for Taiwan to get role at UN health assembly The United States is backing calls for Taiwan to be granted observer status at the U.N. health agency’s biggest annual gathering, the U.S. health secretary said Monday....
11:48, 05/20/2019

Mike Pence weighs in on Federal Reserve policy after Stephen Moore, Herman Cain withdraw The vice president's comments come as the White House is scrambling to fill two vacancies on the Fed's board after the withdrawal of two of nominees.        ...
08:32, 05/04/2019

Trump’s Fed pick Stephen Moore withdraws name amid loss of GOP support, controversy over writings about women WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump’s Fed pick Stephen Moore withdraws name amid loss of GOP support, controversy over writings about women....
10:00, 05/02/2019

'The worst, ill-suited appointments': Pelosi slams Trump's Fed picks Herman Cain and Stephen Moore Speaking to reporters at a private lawmakers' retreat, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called conservative commentator Stephen Moore and businessman Herman Cain "the worst, ill-suited appointments that the president could come up with."...
09:16, 04/28/2019

Nigel Farage is filling Britain’s truth-shaped hole. Honesty is the only way to drive him out | Suzanne Moore The leader of the Brexit party doesn’t want Brexit. He just wants the outrage and discontent he thrives on to continueBefore I say anything at all, let me say that Nigel Farage is a very bad man who tells lies and that there are big questions about w...
03:00, 05/16/2019

California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues....
17:48, 05/08/2019

Female African coders ‘on the front-line of the battle’ to change gender power relations: UN chief Young female African coders are “on the front-line” of the battle to change traditionally male power relations and bring about a more equitable balance between men and women, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said during his visit to Ethiopia to ...
09:48, 04/28/2019

House backs Paris agreement in first climate bill in a decade The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed its first climate-change bill in a decade, voting 231-190 to require that Trump administration keep the United States as a party to the Paris Climate Agreement....
14:16, 05/02/2019

Tapia hits bases-loaded triple to lift Rox over D’backs 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Raimel Tapia hit a tying, bases-loaded triple and scored the go-ahead run during a five-run eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 on Sunday. The rally salvaged the finale of the three-game series and ...
17:00, 05/05/2019

Guardiola thanks ‘incredible’ Liverpool but backs Manchester City to kick on • Manager turns sights to FA Cup final after Premier League title• ‘Winning gives you energy … it’s so addictive,’ says Pep GuardiolaPep Guardiola thanked Liverpool for pushing Manchester City to new heights this season and having claimed the toughes...
22:32, 05/12/2019

Trump: U.S. backs Israel 100 percent against Gaza rocket attacks President Donald Trump said on Sunday the United States fully supported Israel's response to a barrage of rockets fired from Gaza and called for an end to the Palestinian militant attacks, warning Gazans such actions would bring them "nothing but mor...
18:32, 05/05/2019

French interior minister backs off hospital ‘attack’ claim PARIS (AP) — France’s interior minister is backing off allegations that anti-government protesters carried out an “attack” on a hospital during a chaotic May Day demonstration that saw marchers scale a fence and enter the facility&#...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Acuña crushes tiebreaking homer, Braves beat D’backs 2-1 PHOENIX (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a long, tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves overcame Zack Greinke’s latest strong start to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 Friday night. After hitting cleanup for much of the seas...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Chairman of U.S. telecoms regulator backs T-Mobile, Sprint merger Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc has won the support of the chairman of the U.S. telecommunications regulator but will require a series of changes to their proposed $26 billion merger, including selling Sprint's Boost Mobile cell service....
08:00, 05/20/2019

State commission backs judge’s censure over conspiracy posts MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — County commissioners in Tennessee have voted in support of censuring a criminal court judge who posted links to anti-immigration articles and anti-Jewish conspiracy theories on social media. The Commercial Appeal reports the She...
07:00, 05/14/2019

In Gannett Proxy Fight, ISS Adviser Backs One Digital First Nominee Digital First Media, the hedge fund-backed media company pushing Gannett to sell itself, picked up some support as it seeks board seats at the USA Today publisher in a proxy vote this month....
05:48, 05/02/2019

‘Project Runway’ host Tim Gunn backs City Council fur ban A prominent fashionista and television personality will testify in support of a fur ban proposed by City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, The Post has learned. Tim Gunn, who hosted the hit reality TV show “Project Runway” for 16 years, will throw his w...
14:00, 05/13/2019

Greinke stars, then exits with trainer, D-backs rout Pirates Zack Greinke pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning before exiting with a trainer and the Arizona Diamondbacks routed Chris Archer and the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-1.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Capitol Hill rally backs freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar Activists and members of Congress rallied in support of Rep. Ilhan Omar. Omar says she's faced increased death threats since President Donald Trump spread a video that purports to show her being dismissive of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (April 3...
14:00, 04/30/2019

‘They’re doing it on the backs of patients,’ one cancer center warns Congress about robocalls For a cancer center in Tampa, Florida, robocalls have become a life-and-death danger to doctors and patients alike -- one that demands Congress take action....
11:32, 04/30/2019

FCC chief Ajit Pai backs controversial Sprint, T-Mobile merger Sprint and T-Mobile US has won the support of the chairman of the US telecommunications regulator but will require a series of changes to their proposed $26 billion merger, including selling Sprint’s Boost Mobile cell service. Federal Communications ...
11:16, 05/20/2019

U.S. House backs Paris agreement in first climate bill in a decade The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed its first climate change bill in a decade, voting 231-190 to require the Trump administration to keep the United States as a party to the Paris Climate Agreement....
10:32, 05/02/2019

Anadarko backs Occidental's revised bid, pressuring Chevron to respond Anadarko Petroleum Corp's board on Monday backed a $38 billion bid from Occidental Petroleum Corp, adding pressure on rival Chevron Corp to raise its offer or walk away from the takeover contest....
01:32, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Total backs Occidental's Anadarko bid with deal to buy assets France's Total SA said on Sunday it has agreed with Occidental Petroleum Corp to acquire the African assets of Anadarko Petroleum Corp for $8.8 billion, should the two U.S. oil and gas companies clinch a deal to combine....
15:32, 05/05/2019

Trump Nominee Stephen Moore Fails Miserably at Defending Racist Public Housing Joke About Obama If there’s a redeeming quality for racists, it’s that they’re generally crystal clear on where they stand. Their flawed logic is brazen and upfront. They do a terrible job of concealing their bigotry and xenophobia, so why even try to? They call me ...
04:16, 05/02/2019

Billy Porter Does It Again: The Pose Star Wears Upcycled, Gender Fluid Glamour to the 2019 Peabody Awards If you’re anything like me, you are counting down the days until Pose returns for its second season on FX. But until that happy day arrives, the cast has been giving us no shortage of red carpet drama (see: the Met Gala), most recently at Saturday ni...
07:48, 05/20/2019

Trump backs abortion in cases of rape or incest, contradicting Alabama law President suggests abortion will be election issue, tweeting ‘we must stick together and Win for Life in 2020’Donald Trump, in a series of late night posts on Twitter, has outlined a less restrictive view of abortion than that just passed by Alabama’...
07:16, 05/19/2019

‘We Are With You!’ Trump Administration Backs Venezuela Opposition’s Call for Military Uprising (WASHINGTON) — Venezuelan opposition leaders calling for a military uprising against the government of President Nicolás Maduro gained quick messages of support Tuesday from the Trump administration amid a possible turning point in the S...
11:32, 04/30/2019

2020 Dem candidate backs Trump’s 'tough stance' with China: 'He’s absolutely right' Bestselling author and spiritual leader Marianne Williamson, among a field of over 20 candidates vying for the Democratic presidential nomination, told Fox News Monday that she agrees with President Trump’s latest penalties on Chinese products....
17:32, 05/13/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro backs Venezuela uprising, says country 'enslaved by dictator' Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday expressed his nation's "solidarity" for the people of Venezuela, as that country's opposition leader made a bold new effort to push President Nicolas Maduro from power....
10:16, 04/30/2019

Trump sets Twitter ablaze after firefighters union backs Biden U.S. President Donald Trump fired off dozens of retweets from purported firefighters, their families and acquaintances on Wednesday, in his latest assault on Joe Biden, the newest Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential nomination....
12:00, 05/01/2019

FCC Chair Backs T-Mobile and Sprint Deal, Clearing Hurdle for Merger Ajit Pai said he's satisfied with the companies' promises to build a 5G network and spin off a subsidiary brand. The Justice Department still has doubts....
22:32, 05/20/2019

Democrat backs British general on Iran over ‘pathological liar’ Trump Rep. John Garamendi, D-Calif., said he lacked trust in President Trump as he backed a top British general’s assessment regarding an increased threat from Iran....
08:16, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 3-Anadarko backs Occidental's revised bid, pressuring Chevron to respond Anadarko Petroleum Corp's board on Monday backed a $38 billion bid from Occidental Petroleum Corp, adding pressure on rival Chevron Corp to raise its offer or walk away from the takeover contest....
19:48, 05/06/2019

FCC chair backs merger after T-Mobile and Sprint pledge 97% U.S. 5G coverage in 3 years Ajit Pai has thrown his weight behind T-Mobile's and Sprint's merger after the carriers promised to deploy 5G across the entire U.S., including rural areas.Read More...
14:00, 05/20/2019

Shareholder advisory firm ISS backs 1 of 3 MNG Enterprises nominees to Gannett board An independent shareholder advisory service on Thursday backed one of a hedge fund-owned newspaper company's three nominees to the Gannett board.        ...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Biden backs health care for illegal immigrants, says 'we have an obligation' to provide it Leading 2020 presidential candidate Joe Biden said this week that the U.S. must provide health care to everyone in the country, “regardless of whether they are documented or undocumented.”...
05:16, 05/10/2019

Buttigieg backs far-left idea of erasing Thomas Jefferson's name: 'It's the right thing to do' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Friday that things named after President Thomas Jefferson should be renamed because that’s the “right thing to do.”...
04:32, 05/18/2019

Ed Woodward backs Solskjær after Manchester United post strong finances • Club posts revenues of £152.1m for the quarter• Executive vice-chairman says finances offer a solid foundationEd Woodward reflected on a “turbulent season” for Manchester United but the executive vice-chairman gave his unequivocal backing to Ole Gu...
12:00, 05/16/2019

Acuña crushes tiebreaking homer, Braves beat D'backs 2-1 Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a long, tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves overcame Zack Greinke's latest strong start to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1        ...
22:48, 05/10/2019

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means providing training so they have the skills to use information and communications technologies (ICTs) to ...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Moussa Sissoko backs Spurs to repeat Champions League heroics against Ajax • Team scored decisive late goals in group stage and quarter-final• ‘We have a lot of character. It would be foolish to write us off’Tottenham stared at elimination in every match during the second half of their Champions League group phase campaign ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Trump to Trudeau: U.S. backs Canada's efforts to get citizens held in China released U.S. President Donald Trump told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a phone call on Thursday that the United States stands by Canada's efforts to secure the release of its citizens detained in China, the White House said in a statement....
23:00, 05/09/2019

The most savage celebrity parent clap backs by Chrissy Teigen, Pink, Kardashians and more Celebrity parents including Chrissy Teigen, Pink, Dax Shepard, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian, Ayesha Curry and Gabrielle Union take aim at trolls.       ...
12:00, 04/28/2019

United Airlines is covering up cameras on seat backs amid privacy backlash United Airlines is covering up all the cameras on the back of customers' seats amid backlash about privacy.        ...
11:00, 04/29/2019

Greg Gutfeld backs Mark Cuban's claim there isn't a Democrat 'right now' who can beat Trump in 2020 Fox News' Greg Gutfeld talked Wednesday about the Democratic presidential field, calling it a "24 headed jack-in-the-box" and comparing former Vice President Joe Biden to a "comfortable" sweater all while reacting to hints of a nondependent run from ...
17:32, 05/15/2019

Brazil backs Venezuela opposition leader Guaido's push to overthrow Maduro: minister Brazil's Foreign Relations Minister Ernesto Araujo said on Tuesday that his country supports a democratic transition in Venezuela, where opposition leader Juan Guaido hours before said he had begun the "final phase" of his plan to oust President Nico...
07:00, 04/30/2019

The best looks from the Cannes Film Festival This month, Hollywood's brightest stars are descending upon the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Film Festival. Against the idyllic background of the sun-soaked Riviera, this is where some of the world's most high-profile directors premiere the f...
08:16, 05/15/2019

'It changes the way you see everything': the shocking film about gerrymandering In Slay the Dragon, the controversial practice of warping district lines in the US is laid bare along with the fight to stop it from happening in the futureKatie Fahey was not looking forward to Thanksgiving dinner in November 2016. The election had ...
08:32, 05/01/2019

Ex-Kasich adviser backs out of $350G Russia lobbying gig, vows 'laser focus' against Trump in 2020 A former campaign adviser for John Kasich announced Thursday that he’s backing out of a $350,000 contract to lobby against sanctions on a Russian state-owned nuclear energy company, vowing instead to remain focused on ensuring President Trump is not ...
02:16, 05/17/2019

3 companies say they won't film in Georgia over abortion law Hollywood has been outspoken against a controversial Georgia abortion law, and now the heads of three production companies are saying they will not film in the state....
19:32, 05/10/2019

David Ortiz backs Red Sox manager Alex Cora's decision to skip White House, criticizes Trump Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz backed the team’s current manager Alex Cora for his decision to skip President Trump’s White House ceremony to celebrate the 2018 World Series team....
07:00, 05/10/2019

The Category Is ‘Cover Star’: Pose’s Indya Moore Is the 1st Transgender Woman to Cover Elle Magazine FX’s Pose broke barriers when it debuted last year; co-created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals, it was the first network television show to feature a predominantly transgender cast. Equally genderqueer is its writers’ room, including l...
23:00, 05/10/2019

Mandy Moore plans to trek Mount Everest after discovering her 'inner mountain girl' Mandy Moore has filled her time away from "This Is Us" with hiking excursions in preparation for her biggest adventure yet: Mt. Everest’s base camp.        ...
19:48, 05/13/2019

'Young and the Restless' tribute: Shemar Moore, Victoria Rowell honor Kristoff St. John "The Young and the Restless" honored late cast member Kristoff St. John in a special tribute episode featuring Shemar Moore and Victoria Rowell.        ...
14:48, 04/29/2019

A Look at Rosewood, John Singleton's Most Ambitious Film Legendary filmmaker John Singleton was laid to rest this week after he passed away at the age of 51. Naturally, it has many reflecting on his filmography. For me, I’m specifically thinking about his most important film....
09:00, 05/08/2019

Avengers: Endgame's Editor Came Up With One of the Best Lines of the Film Avengers: Endgame is a movie almost entirely about providing a sense of payoff—to varying degrees of success—to 11 years of Marvel moviemaking. But one of its most powerful payoffs to the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe wasn’t actually in the film f...
18:32, 05/07/2019

Upen Patel Is 'Not Dejected' By His Film Career Upen Patel, who has been part of hit films like Namastey London and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, says that he's not 'dejected' by the way his career in Bollywood has shaped up...
11:48, 04/28/2019

'We're the bad guy': inside the shocking new film about wild fish In Artifishal, an eye-opening new documentary, we see the damaging effect that humanity has had on the wild fish population, driving them closer to extinctionArtifishal, a new documentary about salmon, might, in less capable hands, have been a tireso...
23:16, 05/07/2019

U.S. film director John Singleton dead at age 51 John Singleton, who made his directorial debut with the acclaimed film "Boyz n the Hood" about young men struggling in a gang-ridden Los Angeles neighborhood, died on Monday at the age of 51, his family said, days after he suffered a stroke....
14:32, 04/29/2019

Vice President Mike Pence backs Trump's call to lower interest rates, citing low consumer inflation Trump and economic advisor Larry Kudlow have also called for lower rates, though the Fed generally makes decisions independently of political demands....
09:16, 04/28/2019

A Director Resolves Not to Recut His Film and a Vision Emerges David Robert Mitchell was urged to re-edit “Under the Silver Lake” after a mixed reception in Cannes. On screens this month is what he intended to show all along....
11:48, 04/28/2019

Three Identical Strangers review: a good film about bad science What begins as a feel-good human-interest documentary about the dance of nature and nurture will leave you feeling very angry indeed - and much better informed...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Avengers: Endgame Is Now the 2nd Highest-Grossing Film of All Time Avengers: Endgame is now the second highest-grossing film of all time, having grossed over $2.188 billion at the worldwide box office, which breaks the record held by James Cameron-directed Titanic....
01:16, 05/06/2019

Bond film delayed again after Daniel Craig hurt Shooting suspended after star injured his ankle, adding another setback for the spy franchiseProduction on the latest Bond film has been delayed again, after star Daniel Craig injured his ankle while filming an action sequence in Jamaica.According to...
06:32, 05/14/2019

Film based on Christchurch mosque shooting in the works Hello, Brother – named after a victim’s last words – was announced at Cannes film festival by Egyptian director Moez MasoudA film about the Christchurch mosque shootings, in which 51 people died, is to be directed by Egyptian film-maker and academic ...
11:32, 05/15/2019

Sandra Bullock inspired Lily Collins on her first film Lily Collins looked up to "amazing" Sandra Bullock on the set of her very first film, and was inspired by her "maternal energy." (April 29)        ...
13:00, 04/29/2019

Chris Rock set to reboot Saw franchise with 'twisted' new film The comedian is teaming up with Lionsgate to take the gory horror series to a ‘really intense’ new placeChris Rock is set to reboot the $1bn Saw franchise with “a really intense and twisted” new film.The comedian approached studio Lionsgate with a ne...
09:48, 05/16/2019

Netflix's Next Indian Film, Chopsticks, Gets May Release Date Netflix has set a May 31 release date for its next original Indian film - Chopsticks - which has been directed by Sachin Yardi, and stars Abhay Deol and Mithila Palkar....
05:16, 04/30/2019

Cannes: 10 things to know about the world’s most important film festival The 72nd Cannes Film Festival boasts big name directors from Quentin Tarantino to Pedro Almodóvar — plus plenty of fresh faces. Running May 14-25, here’s what to look out for during this year's French Riviera film gala....
03:17, 05/14/2019

3 production companies say they won't film in Georgia after abortion law signed Hollywood has been outspoken against a controversial Georgia abortion law, and now the heads of three production companies are saying they will not film in the state....
10:32, 05/10/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners behind next ‘Star Wars’ film LOS ANGELES (AP) — A piece of the “Star Wars” puzzle has just fallen into place. Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger says Tuesday that “Game of Thrones” showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are working on the new “Star Wars...
16:16, 05/14/2019

An AR film explores the worst tech companies could do with your face I made a beeline for Stealing ur feelings when I entered the Tribeca Film Festival Immersive Arcade last week. Officially, I'll say that my reason for doing so was because it was the most relevant exhibit for Engadget's scope of coverage: T...
10:48, 05/02/2019

The best off-duty outfits from Cannes Film Festival 2019 The most enthralling of this year's film festival looks are to be found far from the red carpet. Start your search in the arrivals lounge, says Karen Dacre...
03:48, 05/21/2019

Film about seven-time F1 champion Schumacher to release this year An official documentary feature film about Michael Schumacher, which has been fully supported by the seven-time Formula 1 world champion's family, is to be released later this year...
04:48, 05/13/2019

Sonic the Hedgehog to be redesigned after criticism of film trailer Director thanks fans who objected to the appearance of the video game character and assures them it will be modifiedSonic the Hedgehog director Jeff Fowler has announced that “changes” will be made to the forthcoming movie based on the video game aft...
04:00, 05/03/2019

NY comedy queen takes serious turn with new film ‘Ask for Jane’ New York comedy queen Caroline Hirsch has produced a film that is nothing to laugh about. The woman famed for spotting talent from Jerry Seinfeld and Jon Stewart to Dave Chapelle and Michele Wolf has co-produced “Ask for Jane,” which tell...
15:48, 05/17/2019

The best looks celebrities have worn at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival so far Pascal Le Segretain/Samir Hussein/George Pimentel/Getty Images The 2019 Cannes Film Festival takes place from Tuesday, May 14, through Saturday, May 25. Celebrities are known to pull out all the stops for the festival's red carpet. This year we've a...
13:16, 05/17/2019

Sheila Nevins, Documentary Film Queen, Joins MTV Ms. Nevins left HBO after nearly 40 years in 2017. She will start a nonfiction film and specials division for MTV, which has been trying to turn itself around....
23:00, 05/07/2019

Cannes Film Festival: red carpets, champagne and .. childcare Celebrities, red carpets, luxury yachts and late, late nights: as one of the biggest events in the cinema calendar, the glamorous Cannes Film Festival is the place to be on the French Riviera every May....
16:16, 05/16/2019

From the archive: working with Alfred Hitchcock on his last film in 1982 The final film, The Short Night, was never shot, but screenwriter David Freeman recalls dealing with the great director as his health and mental wellbeing failedThe screenwriter David Freeman worked with Alfred Hitchcock on what would have been his f...
22:48, 05/11/2019

Poland’s church head says film on sex abuse not an attack WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The head of Poland’s Catholic church says that recent revelations of abuse of minors by priests do not amount to an attack on the church but will help its cleansing. Poland’s primate, Archbishop Wojciech Polak, was r...
04:16, 05/17/2019

Poland's church head says film on sex abuse not an attack The head of Poland's Catholic church says that recent revelations of abuse of minors by priests do not amount to an attack on the church but will help its cleansing....
04:32, 05/17/2019

As Durst Murder Case Goes Forward, HBO’s Film Will Also Be on Trial Robert Durst’s lawyers plan to attack the veracity of a documentary that played a major role in the decision to charge him with murdering his friend....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Michael Schumacher feature film rights up for grabs at Cannes Documentary will tell story of Formula One star and cover his near-fatal skiing accident The dramatic life and times of the Formula One racing champion Michael Schumacher are to be released as a feature-length film documentary described as a personal...
09:32, 05/12/2019

‘Biggest Little Farm’ review: Riveting nature film is a pig deal Like many farm-to-table foodies, filmmaker John Chester and his chef wife Molly talked about the dream of living off the land. But this idealistic couple actually took the next step and did it, buying 200 acres north of Los Angeles. Their aim: to cre...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Film producer and director Irwin Winkler spills the beans NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-winning movie producer Irwin Winkler has lately looked over his many hits — and some misses — for a lively new memoir, “A Life in Movies: Stories from 50 Years in Hollywood.” Winkler’s extraordinary list of fil...
12:48, 05/06/2019

Rami Malek and Fleabag writer revealed for next Bond film Oscar-winner Rami Malek has been confirmed to star in the next Bond film, with Fleabag writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge due to add a bit of comedy magic to the script....
09:16, 04/28/2019

The 3rd highest-grossing film of 2019 was quietly dumped onto Netflix People are always complaining that there aren’t any good movies on Netflix but, as IndieWire reports, the streaming service recently added the third highest grossing film of the year to its library. There’s only one problem: You’ve probably never hea...
11:48, 05/09/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Tribeca Film Festival: 9 Filmmakers Who Should Be on Your Radar Their films may be flawed, but they reflect talent behind the camera. This is your chance to say you saw these directors when they were just starting out....
11:48, 04/28/2019

Globetrotting film sends scientists on "relay race" of inquiry A documentary called The Most Unknown uses a global game of science “tag” as a cute way to frame humanity’s big questions – but it can all get a bit earnest...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Abortion Rights Demonstration on Red Carpet of Cannes Film Festival (CANNES, France) — Ahead of Saturday’s premiere of an Argentine documentary on abortion, dozens of women demonstrated for abortion rights on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Women, including the filmmakers and activis...
12:16, 05/18/2019

Tribeca Film Festival 2019: See the stars gather in New York Tribeca Film Festival is a celebrity draw through May 5 in New York. Click through to see the red-carpet stars in attendance.        ...
21:16, 04/28/2019

Harvey Weinstein's former film studio plans to liquidate in bankruptcy The film studio once run by Harvey Weinstein said it plans to liquidate in bankruptcy, as it tries to resolve civil lawsuits against former directors and officers arising from sexual misconduct claims against the onetime Hollywood mogul....
17:48, 05/15/2019

U.S. film director John Singleton to be taken off life support: family Oscar-nominated director John Singleton, best known for his 1991 film "Boyz n the Hood," will be removed from life support on Monday, his family said in a statement....
13:00, 04/29/2019

Not quite film, or games … is interactive mixed reality the future of storytelling? Cutting-edge tech utilising VR and augmented reality is inspiring new narrative forms. And creatives at Sundance festival’s New Frontier are excitedWhat will storytelling look like in 20 years? Will it still be on your television? Will it printed on ...
05:00, 05/02/2019

Who Is Playing Batman In the New Superhero Film? Robert Pattinson Is Currently a Frontrunner There's a new Caped Crusader in town (kinda)! Robert Pattinson is rumored to star in Matt Reeves' upcoming The Batman film, Variety reports. While the news hasn't been......
19:16, 05/16/2019

Maradona to miss Cannes film premiere after shoulder injury Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona is set to miss out on the Cannes premiere of a documentary about his life and career, due to "a shoulder injury requiring medical attention", the film's publicists said on Sunday....
07:48, 05/19/2019

Avengers: Endgame Is Now the Highest-Grossing Film of 2019 in India Avengers: Endgame has become the highest-grossing film of 2019 in India in less than a week, with a total box office gross of Rs. 290.83 crores (about $41.9 million)....
08:00, 05/02/2019

‘I wanted to make this film for the victims’: Zac Efron on playing Ted Bundy The US actor discusses his controversial new role, playing a notorious serial killer. It’s not a glamorisation, he saysWhen Zac Efron first heard about a chance to play Ted Bundy, he was wary. This was a few years before he signed on for the new film...
06:00, 05/01/2019

Lillian Gish: should a great actor be judged by a racist film? An Ohio cinema has removed ‘Gish’ from its name due to her role in notorious 1915 film The Birth of a Nation. Cultural myopia – or proof of newly enlightened times?Lillian Gish, the “first lady of American cinema”, starred in more than 100 films betw...
05:32, 05/10/2019

Teenage Filmmaker Wins Top Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival “Burning Cane,” written, directed and shot by Phillip Youmans, won the Founders Award as well as best cinematography and best actor (for Wendell Pierce.)...
18:16, 05/02/2019

19-year-old director wins top award at Tribeca Film Festival NEW YORK (AP) — Nineteen-year-old filmmaker Phillip Youmans has won the top award at the Tribeca Film Festival. “Burning Cane,” which Youmans finished as a 17-year-old graduating high school, on Thursday took the New York festival’s...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Cannes Film Festival defends award to 'imperfect' Delon Cannes Film Festival organizers on Monday defended handing an honorary prize to French screen legend Alain Delon, saying the actor, who has courted controversy with his views on women and homosexuals, was "not perfect" but entitled to his opinions....
13:48, 05/13/2019

Abortion rights protest held on Cannes Film red carpet CANNES, France (AP) — Ahead of the premiere of an Argentine documentary on abortion, dozens of women have demonstrated for abortion rights on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. Women, including the filmmakers, wore green and carried a large ...
09:48, 05/18/2019

Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to sex abuse A filmmaker who co-founded the Sundance Film Festival and produced an Oscar-winning movie in the mid-1980s has pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of a child...
14:16, 04/30/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Cannes Film Festival: It’s Apocalypse Now, Thanks to Jim Jarmusch The start of this year’s festival has all the customary stars and glamour as well as flesh-eating American zombies and a Brazilian fight to the death....
14:48, 05/16/2019

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand's cave boys Netflix has announced it will join with the production company for the movie Crazy Rich Asians to make a film about last July's dramatic rescue of 12 village boys in northern Thailand who were trapped with their soccer coach in a flooded cave for mor...
07:48, 04/30/2019

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand’s cave boys Netflix has announced it will join with the production company for the movie Crazy Rich Asians to make a film about last July’s dramatic rescue of 12 boys in northern Thailand who were trapped with their soccer coach in a flooded cave...
06:32, 04/30/2019

The Wandering Earth review: Epic Chinese sci-fi film heralds a new era The Wandering Earth, an adaptation of Cixin Liu's story of humans struggling to move Earth to a new home, is coming to Netflix. Our review: Despite a few science bloopers, it's cinematic gold...
11:32, 04/28/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ sinks ‘Titanic’ to become second-highest grossing film As the late, great Stan Lee would say, “Excelsior!” “Avengers: Endgame” crushed the competition at the box office once again last week in padding its nearly $2.2 billion take, not only handily winning the period but blowing past “Titanic” to become t...
13:16, 05/05/2019

Comically surreal: how Dali’s film with Marx brothers came to life Lost screenplay by the Spanish surrealist and comedy stars recreated as a graphic novel after painstaking researchGiraffes on Horseback Salad, an improbable project dreamed up by the most unorthodox of creative talents, Salvador Dalí and the Marx Bro...
20:16, 05/05/2019

Elle Fanning, Marion Cotillard go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Priyanka Chopra, Bella Hadid go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
17:16, 05/17/2019

Tarantino puts in early red carpet turn at Cannes Film Festival Quentin Tarantino may have made it to the Cannes film competition by the skin of his teeth after rushing to finish editing on his latest movie in time but the director put in an unexpected early turn on the Croisette's red carpet on Saturday....
12:16, 05/18/2019

New Maradona film tracks highs and lows, intimate family moments A new documentary about soccer great Diego Maradona shines a light on intimate moments with his family and teammates through previously unseen footage that capture the giddy highs and also the lows of his rollercoaster career....
14:32, 05/20/2019

Bella Hadid, Priyanka Chopra go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
14:32, 05/16/2019

Detective Pikachu film review: This is how you adapt a video game for theaters Enlarge / How do you know it's Detective Pikachu, not just standard Pikachu? Clues: the hat, the magnifying glass, the lush fur. (credit: Warner Bros. / The Pokemon Company) Pokémon: Detective Pikachu is the best video game adaptation I've ever see...
07:48, 05/10/2019

'Vote for the climate': NSW demands environmental short film's removal from internet Create NSW contacted Screenworks, which then demanded the film-makers take down Island HomeA New South Wales government agency has demanded the removal from the internet of a hard-hitting environmental short film which urges Australians to “vote for ...
22:32, 05/17/2019

io9 It’s Official: The First Star Wars Film After Rise of Skywalker Will Be From Game of Thrones’ Sh io9 It’s Official: The First Star Wars Film After Rise of Skywalker Will Be From Game of Thrones’ Showrunners | Kotaku Final Fantasy VII Is Bigger Than Spoilers | Lifehacker Update Your WhatsApp Right Now | Jalopnik For The Last Time: Boomer Car Cult...
16:16, 05/14/2019

Georgia’s new abortion law spurs boycott by multiple film production companies Multiple production companies have announced they will no longer film in Georgia after the state passed a restrictive abortion law. The law, signed by Gov. Brian Kemp, a Republican, on Tuesday, bans abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, wh...
11:48, 05/10/2019

Stanley Kubrick's film legacy remembered at London Design Museum From costumes worn in "A Clockwork Orange" to props seen in "Full Metal Jacket", an exhibition dedicated to Stanley Kubrick opens in London this week looking at the late American director's film work 20 years after his death....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Heartwarming: The Yakuza And The Harlem Globetrotters Set Aside Their Differences To Film A PSA Against Texting While Driving In a world filled with hatred and fighting, this beautiful story will remind you that even the fiercest of enemies can sometimes come together for an important cause: The Yakuza and the Harlem Globetrotters have set aside their differences to create ...
20:00, 05/09/2019

‘Shadow’ review: Dark Chinese action film deserves spotlight If you’re a “Game of Thrones” fan longing for sword fights and dynastic intrigue, look no further than “Shadow,” which features more dramatic deaths than the Battle of Winterfell and manages to look 100 percent more beautiful (not to mention visible)...
22:48, 05/03/2019

Shelved Woody Allen film 'A Rainy Day in New York' to be released in Italy After being put on the shelf by Amazon, Woody Allen’s “A Rainy Day in New York” is to be released in Italy in the fall via distributor Lucky Red, with other European territories also believed to have closed local distribution deals....
14:16, 05/05/2019

Priyanka Chopra, Marion Cotillard go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Cannes Film Festival launches by defending record on female filmmakers Issues of gender equality have resonated in Cannes, where only one female filmmaker has ever won the festival's top award, the Palme d'Or.        ...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Amazon Dropped Woody Allen’s Latest Film. Europe Has Picked It Up. “A Rainy Day in New York,” starring Timothée Chalamet and Elle Fanning, will be released in Italy on Oct. 3. German and Spanish distributors have confirmed they are releasing it....
13:16, 05/09/2019

Bella Hadid, Penelope Cruz go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
10:48, 05/17/2019

Abortion rights demonstrations seize agenda at Cannes film festival The green pro-abortion rights movement took over Cannes this week, as a series of protests at the famous French film festival drew the eye. A new documentary on the fight to legalise the procedure in Argentina received its premiére there this weekend...
18:16, 05/20/2019

2019 Tribeca Film Festival: The Weekend Explores the Most Awkward Getaway Ever Weekends are supposed to be about taking breaks and escaping from the daily stressors of reality, right? So, what woman in her right mind would spend her weekend with her ex and his new girlfriend? Well......
16:00, 05/09/2019

Stream select Tribeca Film Festival talks live on Facebook The Tribeca Film Festival is underway, and it's live-streaming a handful of its talks. Through the festival's Facebook page, you can watch conversations with celebs like Queen Latifah, Michael J. Fox, Denis Leary, Ali Wong and Tiffany Haddi...
10:48, 04/28/2019

Shemar Moore pays tribute to Kristoff St. John at Daytime Emmys: We won't 'ever forget you' Shemar Moore brought attendees of Sunday's Daytime Emmy Awards to their feet with a tribute to his onscreen brother, Kristoff St. John.        ...
07:16, 05/06/2019

Citing Indira Gandhi, Arun Jaitley Backs PM On Rajiv Gandhi Remark Union minister Arun Jaitley defended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment about former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi "ending his life as bhrashtachari (corrupt) number one". PM Modi's tweet has been......
08:00, 05/05/2019

ABC backs Constance Wu after her emotional reaction to 'Fresh Off the Boat' renewal ABC is standing behind "Fresh Off the Boat" star Constance Wu after her negative reaction to the sitcom's renewal last week.        ...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Sandoval, Belt homer in Giants' win over D'backs Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Belt hit solo home runs to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5        ...
02:16, 05/19/2019

The National shares I Am Easy To Find short film featuring music from its new album The National’s latest, I Am Easy To Find, arrives this Friday, but right now you can watch an accompanying short film helmed by Oscar-nominated director Mike Mills (20th Century Women), who built his vision from the album’s lyrics and early demos. As...
19:32, 05/13/2019

Cannes Film festival catwalk features 'dental floss' and sideboob swimwear CANNES Film Festival opened with an exciting ceremony. After celebs walked the red carpet, a swimwear collection was unveiled on the Beautynthebox catwalk....
05:48, 05/15/2019

Selena Gomez Kicks Off 2019 Cannes Film Festival With Effortless Style France is about to get even more star-studded this week! In case you didn't already guess, it's time for the 2019 Cannes Film Festival and Hollywood's biggest stars are......
17:48, 05/13/2019

Selena Gomez, Amber Heard kick off the glamour at Cannes Film Festival The stars are heading to the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
15:00, 05/15/2019

Georgia governor delays film industry trip amid abortion ban fallout ATLANTA — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has delayed an annual trip to Los Angeles to promote Georgia’s film industry as movie executives, producers and actors criticize the state’s new abortion ban. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the ...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Selena Gomez Goes Ultra-Glam For Her 2019 Cannes Film Festival Debut Selena Gomez is back in the spotlight, and she's shining brighter and better than ever. On Tuesday, the 26-year-old actress made her first-ever appearance at the 2019 Cannes Film......
22:32, 05/14/2019

Updates on Indiana Jones 5 and Quentin Tarantino's Star Trek Film Plans Laura Dern talks about the possibility of her returning to the Dinosaur Kingdom for Jurassic World 3. The villainous plans of Toy Story 4's new big bad (little bad, given she’s a doll?) have been revealed. Don Mancini says the Child’s Play TV sho...
06:32, 05/02/2019

Elle Fanning Faints During Star-Studded Cannes Film Festival Party Elle Fanning is proving that beauty truly is pain. On Monday night, the Cannes jury member had a minor fainting spell at the Chopard Trophée Dinner Party. An eyewitness tells E! News......
17:32, 05/20/2019

Anthropocene review – tough film makes case for human-created epoch From Kenyan children picking through plastic waste to swathes of Germany laid waste for coal mining, a film shows why we are in a new, human-created epoch...
12:32, 04/28/2019

WATCH: Black Fairy-tale Becomes Reality in Short Film, Thistles And Thorns Once Upon a Time the world remembered the magic, power, and purpose of Black Women. In a mere 12 minute short film, Thistles And Thorns brings that wonderment of African Diaspora to the screen for our enjoyment and upliftment....
11:48, 05/05/2019

Clad in green, film crew protest Argentina abortion law on Cannes red carpet Waving green scarves and chanting "solidarity for women", an Argentine film crew and several dozen campaigners turned the Cannes red carpet into a protest on Saturday as they showcased a documentary looking at the highly-charged issue of abortion....
12:16, 05/18/2019

Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to child sexual abuse A filmmaker who co-founded the Sundance Film Festival and produced an Oscar-winning movie in the mid-1980s pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse of a child....
07:32, 05/01/2019

Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to sexual abuse of a child Sterling Van Wagenen, a co-founder of the Sundance Film Festival, pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse of a child.        ...
14:48, 04/30/2019

New on Netflix in May 2019: Amy Poehler comedy, Spike Lee film, Renee Zellweger series In May 2019, Netflixhas plenty of original shows and movies, including projects with Amy Poehler, Ali Wong, Renee Zellweger and Linda Cardellini.        ...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Rami Malek to play Bond villain in franchise's 25th film next year Oscar winner Rami Malek will play the international villain who Daniel Craig's James Bond must battle in the British spy franchise's 25th film set for release next year, the producers announced on Thursday....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Chris Evans was not a fan of Captain America suit in first ‘Avengers’ film, writers reveal Chris Evans was not a fan of his Captain America suit in the first “Avengers” film, but his dislike for the costume prompted writers to pay homage to it in a hilarious and memorable line in the latest movie....
08:32, 05/06/2019

Mason Greenwood is 'made for Man United' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer backs 17-year-old to shine next season Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Mason Greenwood has everything needed to become a Manchester United first-team regular after making his full debut for the club....
15:48, 05/12/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ actor who plays the Night King discusses what it was like to film that final scene For Czech actor Vladimír Furdík, shooting *that scene* with Maisie Williams from Sunday’s third episode of Game of Thrones’ eighth and final season was “one of the hardest days of my life.” Furdik has portrayed t...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Alessandra Ambrosio stuns at Cannes Film Festival in red dress with thigh-high slit Alessandra Ambrosio stunned on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday, seemingly turning the event into her own Victoria's Secret Fashion Show....
21:16, 05/15/2019

Coming to Netflix in May 2019: Amy Poehler comedy, Spike Lee film, Renee Zellweger series In May 2019, Netflixhas plenty of original shows and movies, including projects with Amy Poehler, Ali Wong, Renee Zellweger and Linda Cardellini.        ...
14:00, 05/01/2019

Cannes Film Festival's Most Daring Looks of All Time: From Kendall Jenner's See-Through Dress to Madonna's Lingerie Set It's that time of year when celebrities flock to France for the Cannes Film Festival. This year, everyone from Selena Gomez to Eva Longoria to Elle Fanning have already graced the......
16:00, 05/15/2019

Pokémon Detective Pikachu review – Ryan Reynolds grabs film by scruff of the neck The inspired casting of the Deadpool actor transforms this from an average Pokémon movie into fun family fareDetective Pikachu is undoubtedly the best movie ever made… about Pokémon. Nobody who sat through 1998’s awful Pokémon: The First Movie, any s...
03:16, 05/03/2019

'It: Chapter Two' full-length trailer stokes hopes it will become top horror film debut of all time With a little more than 100 days before "It: Chapter Two" hits theaters, Warner Bros. has released the first full-length trailer for horror movie sequel....
11:48, 05/09/2019

Demi Moore turns her life 'Inside Out' in 'deeply candid' memoir, due Sept. 24 "Inside Out," the autobiography actress Demi Moore originally planned to write in 2010, finally has a has a publication date. In "Inside Out," due Sept. 24, she writes openly about her career and marriages to Bruce Willis and Ashton Kutcher.  &...
09:48, 04/28/2019

'John Wick: Chapter 3' sets up a 4th film in the franchise, and Asia Kate Dillon would be on board to return Warning: There are major spoilers below for "John Wick: Chapter 3." The end of "John Wick: Chapter 3" sets up a fourth film in the franchise. A fourth film could likely see Wick (Keanu Reeves) team up with the Bowery King (Laurence Fishburne). The tw...
13:16, 05/17/2019

Selena Gomez Jokes She and Bill Murray Are ''Getting Married'' After Viral Cannes Film Festival Photos Selena Gomez is most certainly enjoying her time at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, where she made her red carpet debut at the fête on Tuesday. The 26-year-old actress and her co-star Bill......
19:16, 05/16/2019

'John Wick' star Halle Berry shows off her shooting skills in behind-the-scenes teaser for new film Halle Berry pulled out all the stops to look the part of a professional assassin in “John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum,” including some intense weapons training....
08:16, 05/15/2019

High Life review – Robert Pattinson heads for infinity and beyond | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week An astronaut on an odyssey to a distant black hole faces the challenges of parenting – and existential panic – in Claire Denis’ superbly eerie, mysterious space dramaClaire Denis’s deep space trauma High Life is an Old Testament parable catapulted fo...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Netflix and the Team Behind Crazy Rich Asians Will Make a Film About Thailand’s Rescued Cave Boys (BANGKOK) — Netflix is joining with the production company for the movie “Crazy Rich Asians” to make a film about last July’s dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a flooded cave in northern Tha...
23:48, 04/30/2019

John Cena discusses veteran support at Bentonville Film Festival: ‘We're all flawed, facing those fears’ John Cena is once again speaking up for veteran support and cultivating a community where veterans and those who have served their country get the recognition and appreciation they deserve....
13:16, 05/14/2019

After Georgia Passes Restrictive Anti-Abortion Bill, Film Companies Vow to Bounce Productions to Other States Several film production companies say they’re taking the midnight train the hell out of Georgia until the state reverses its recently passed anti-abortion law, which is now among the most restrictive in the nation....
23:00, 05/10/2019

2019 Tribeca Film Festival: Free Screening of Boyz n the Hood Added to Honor the Legacy of John Singleton From South Central to Tribeca, both U.S. coasts are coming together to honor late director John Singleton with Boyz n the Hood, the movie that ushered in his historic career....
10:32, 05/02/2019

Family Romance review – Herzog's 'fake family' film is fascinating but fishy Werner Herzog has taken a strange reality – the Japanese company which hires out stand-in friends and relatives – and pointlessly subverted it further Werner Herzog has come to Cannes with a stranger-than-fiction piece of work, a lo-fi headscratcher ...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Sundance Now is a streaming service that brings the Sundance Film Festival to your TV — here's what you get for $5 to $7 a month Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
18:00, 05/01/2019

Tarantino, DiCaprio to premiere 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' at Cannes Film Festival But unlike a lot of Hollywood films that premiere at Cannes, Quentin Tarantino's drama about the Charles Manson murders will also compete for the festival's top prize, the Palme d'Or.        ...
09:32, 05/02/2019

Netflix investor isn't worried about Disney, Apple streaming services — Netflix is 'future of film' Netflix shouldn't be worried about streaming wars, Morris Mark, CEO of Mark Asset Management, said Tuesday ahead of the company's fiscal earnings....
11:48, 04/28/2019

Australia's Lee wins LA Open Australian Minjee Lee claimed her first victory of the season at the LPGA's LA Open in California on Sunday, finishing four strokes ahead of South Korean Kim Sei-young at Wilshire Country Club....
19:32, 04/28/2019

Auschwitz exhibit to open in NYC An extensive exhibit on Auschwitz, the Nazi concentration camp, will open next week in New York and includes 700 Holocaust artifacts, most never before seen in the United States. (May 2)        ...
19:00, 05/02/2019

The Osakas’ Brief Sister Act at the Miami Open Mari Osaka, ranked 338th, is the big sister of Naomi, and she got a wild-card entry, playing her first WTA main draw match on Thursday. She acquitted herself well in a 6-2, 6-4 loss....
11:32, 04/28/2019

New Statue of Liberty Museum set to open A new museum opening at the Statue of Liberty is giving visitors another opportunity to explore its history and the impact the iconic structure has had on the world. (May 13)        ...
05:32, 05/15/2019

Joe Biden says he’s open to breaking up Facebook HAMPTON, N.H. — Joe Biden said he would be open to breaking up Facebook, a sign of the deep skepticism among many Democratic presidential contenders about the power of massive technology firms. In an interview on Monday with The Associated Press, the...
20:16, 05/13/2019

The Center For Opportunity set to open in June TUCSON — Several months ago in Cleveland, Joe Lanckiewicz hopped on a greyhound bus. When it stopped in Tucson, he got off, anxious to start over. “I got carried away with drug abuse, got tired of the winters and I came out her to get a n...
05:16, 05/18/2019

Federer to play in Italian Open Coming off his first clay event in three years, Roger Federer announced Saturday he'll play in next week's Italian Open to prepare for the French Open....
09:48, 05/11/2019

Microsoft: The open source company Enlarge The news from Microsoft's Build developer conference that surprised me most was that Microsoft will ship a genuine Linux kernel—GPLed, with all patches published—with Windows. That announcement was made with the announcement of Windows Ter...
16:32, 05/10/2019

Dragon Age 4: everything we know so far about the open secret of a sequel They say good things come to those who wait and we’re hopeful that will be the case for Dragon Age fans who are patiently hanging on for news of the fourth instalment in the franchise. After being an open secret for so long, Dragon Age 4 ...
12:48, 05/03/2019

FBI: 850 open investigations into domestic terrorism Officials from the Justice and Homeland Security departments say they have more than 850 open investigations into domestic terrorism across the country, and the threat continues to grow....
12:16, 05/08/2019

11 best open world games on PC today Now that gaming PCs are more powerful than ever before, the best PC games have evolved in ways no one would have seen coming a decade ago. If you want proof, just take a look at the best open world games on PC. Even traditionally linear franchises ar...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Berrettini beats Krajinovic to win Hungarian Open "Italy\u0027s Matteo Berrettini came back from a set down to beat Serbia\u0027s Filip Krajinovic 4-6 6-3 6-1 to win the Hungarian Open in Budapest on Sunday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Mertens, Ostapenko bow out of Stuttgart Open in first round "Belgium\u0027s Elise Mertens and Latvia\u0027s Jelena Ostapenko were among Tuesday\u0027s first round exits at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart on a day where other high-profile players withdrew without playing a single match."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Cboe Bitcoin Futures Open for Trading CHICAGO – December 10, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that Cboe bitcoin futures (XBT) began trading exactly as planned at 5:00 p.m. CT on Sund...
06:32, 05/01/2019

Second DMZ hiking trail to open in Cheorwon in June The second inter-Korean border trail along the Demilitarized Zone that demarcates South and North Korea will be opened to civilian hikers next month, officials said Monday....
11:00, 05/20/2019

War of Will wins wide-open Preakness Stakes War of Will wins the Preakness in a race lacking star power. It was the first time since 1996 that the Kentucky Derby winner didn't run in Preakness.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Kerber out of Madrid Open with ankle injury "Angelique Kerber has been forced to withdraw from the Madrid Open, she said on Tuesday, after the fourth seed at the event injured her ankle in practice ahead of her scheduled round of 32 match against Petra Martic."...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Del Potro set to play singles at Madrid Open "Juan Martin Del Potro will return to singles action in the Madrid Open this week after 10 weeks out with a knee injury, the Argentine said on Tuesday."...
08:32, 05/07/2019

Who's shining, who's struggling with a month 'til the French Open What we learned from last week's WTA and ATP events, including Petra Kvitova's rise, Dominic Thiem peaking at the right time, and Naomi Osaka handling the pressure of No. 1....
11:48, 04/29/2019

Del Potro says to play singles at Madrid Open Juan Martin Del Potro will return to singles action in the Madrid Open this week after 10 weeks out with a knee injury, the Argentine said on Tuesday....
15:00, 05/07/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: name confirmed and order books open News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for brand's first ID. model, as order books open and launch edition model is detailed...
03:48, 05/09/2019

Tennis: Sharapova withdraws from French Open Twice champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open after failing to recover fully from shoulder surgery, the former world number one said on Wednesday....
15:16, 05/15/2019

Djokovic reaches Madrid Open quarterfinals MADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic eased into the Madrid Open quarterfinals by beating Jeremy Chardy 6-1, 7-6 (2) on Thursday. Djokovic dominated the first set and won the final four points of the tiebreaker in the Magic Box. He racked up a 13th consecutiv...
07:32, 05/09/2019

Sharapova (shoulder) withdraws from French Open Two-time champion Maria Sharapova announced her withdrawal from the French Open on Wednesday, as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury....
15:16, 05/15/2019

Fig launches new open-ended crowdfunding program Instead of using the 30-day campaign model, Open Access follows a milestone-based system. It also allows developers to get money from backers immediately.Read More...
20:48, 05/08/2019

| French Open 'far away' for Thiem after Barcelona triumph Dominic Thiem insisted that Roland Garros is still "far away" after following up his shock win over Rafael Nadal by beating Daniil Medvedev in the Barcelona Open final....
14:00, 04/28/2019

How Juniper is moving to an open-source mindset Randy Bias, Juniper Networks’ VP of Technology and Open Source Software, tells ZDNet about Juniper's upcoming open source projects and what it'll take to get them off the ground....
13:48, 05/20/2019

Minjee Lee overcomes triple bogey at LA Open Minjee Lee overcame a triple bogey to take the lead into the final round of the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open. Lee shot a 4-under 67 at Wilshire Country Club to reach 11-under 202, a stroke ahead of Nanna Koerstz Madsen       &#...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Djokovic upset in 4th round at Miami Open Top seed Novak Djokovic was upset by Roberto Bautista Agut 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the fourth round of the Miami Open. The world No. 1 was looking to win his 850th match but fell short.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out. Now it’s adding a decidedly low-tech feature by accepting cash. Its new store opening in New York City Tues...
21:16, 05/06/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Reaches New High CHICAGO, IL -- January 11, 2013 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced that open interest in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) reached a new all-time high of 438,038 contracts this morning. This morning's high surpassed t...
21:16, 05/01/2019

Krost fashion brand to open pop-up in Soho Samuel Krost is opening a two-week pop-up in Soho for his eponymous Krost brand. Located at 158 Mercer St., just steps from Houston Street., for its run from May 18 to May 31, Krost will be debuting its new Second Semester collection of tees, hoodies...
19:32, 05/14/2019

Tsitsipas breaks through on clay to win Estoril Open ESTORIL, Portugal (AP) — Top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece defeated Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6 (4) in the Estoril Open final to claim his first clay-court title on Sunday. Tsitsipas’ two other titles were on hard courts at Marseille in Februar...
17:00, 05/05/2019

Hyundai Venue Pre-Launch Bookings Open The all-new Hyundai Venue will be launched in India on May 21 and the Korean carmaker has finally started accepting bookings. Bookings for the Venue starts today for an amount of Rs. 21,000 at......
03:48, 05/02/2019

Uber's first investors open up about their wild ride Mike Walsh was busy trying to manage his doomed software company in 2009 when he agreed to take a 15 minute meeting with a little-known figure in the tech industry named Ryan Graves....
09:48, 05/10/2019

Is Madrid or Rome a better predictor for the French Open? With three weeks until Roland Garros, we compare the two big clay tournaments leading up to the French Open and what we've learned from them over the years....
07:00, 05/02/2019

Teichmann wins Prague Open for 1st WTA title Swiss qualifier Jil Teichmann rallied in the decisive set to defeat Karolina Muchova 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-4 in the Prague Open final on Saturday for her first WTA title        ...
08:32, 05/04/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro Pre-Bookings Now Open at Amazon India OnePlus 7 Pro pre-bookings are now open via Amazon in India. The consumers, who pre-book the phone, will be eligible for free screen replacement worth Rs. 15,000....
02:32, 05/03/2019

Federer latest withdrawal from Italian Open "Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said on Friday."...
07:00, 05/17/2019

| #YouKnowMe women open up following Alabama's abortion law Twitter users share their abortion stories under the hashtag #YouKnowMe after the Alabama Senate passed the most restrictive abortion Bill in the US....
11:48, 05/17/2019

Arizona’s famed ‘The Wave’ might open to the masses Internet influencers and the selfie-obsessed are known for their disregard of nature — by trampling over rare blooms, ruining Burning Man with Instagram culture and even dying for the perfect photo. Which is why it’s so hard to believe th...
03:48, 05/15/2019

Nancy Pelosi sounds like she’s more open to impeachment than ever before Pelosi throws out that Trump is “becoming self-impeachable,” that the country is in a “constitutional crisis” and is talking about the “i” word a lot this week....
17:00, 05/09/2019

Globetrotting action abounds in Keanu Reeves' third 'John Wick' film Keanu Reeves returns as a formerly retired assassin who's marked for death in the new action movie "John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum.'        ...
17:00, 05/09/2019

| US Catholic abuse victims sue to open Vatican archives Five Americans who were sexually molested by Catholic priests will sue the Vatican to get the names and details of priests involved in abuse, an attorney for the group has said....
02:32, 05/14/2019

Court: University fails to follow open-records law FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An appeals court says the University of Kentucky failed to follow open-records law in a dispute with the campus newspaper over its pursuit of documents in a sexual harassment investigation. A three-judge Court of Appeals panel r...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Croatia's WWII divisions in the open as Merkel visits Croatia's divisions over its World War II legacy will be out in the open when German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits the country to drum up support for moderate, conservative candidates in the upcoming elections to the European Parliament....
06:32, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios Is Disqualified After Tantrum at the Italian Open Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay and was defaulted from his second-round match against Casper Ruud....
09:48, 05/16/2019

Polls open in Australian election; opposition tipped to win CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Polling stations have opened in eastern Australia in elections that are likely to deliver the nation’s sixth prime minister in as many years. Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will los...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Serena pulls out of Italian Open with knee injury Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month....
11:16, 05/14/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka all advance with routine wins in the first of their two matches on a busy Thursday at the Italian Open        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

American Keys overpowers Wozniacki to win Volvo Car Open American Madison Keys overpowers former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki 7-6 (5), 6-3 to win Volvo Car Open in Charleston        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Phil Mickelson’s work toward elusive US Open begins now Phil Mickelson had a very Phil Mickelson round on Saturday in the third round of the PGA Championship. It was a wild one, featuring just six pars in 18 holes. The problem was, he carded just three birdies to go with nine bogeys. The end result was a ...
17:32, 05/18/2019

Khloe Kardashian Is Open to Marriage--But Isn't Ready to Date Yet It's been three months since Khloe Kardashian broke up with Tristan Thompson. However, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star isn't ready to reenter the dating game just yet.......
10:00, 05/20/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower as chipmakers fall NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. A sell-off in shares of chipmakers is pushing U.S. stocks lower as Wall Street begins trading Monday. Companies are taking steps to comply with the Trump adm...
08:32, 05/20/2019

Pima County to open pools for Memorial Day weekend TUCSON – It’s time to grab your towel and sunscreen because Puma County will soon open its nine public swimming pools. Pima County says all pools will open for Memorial Day weekend on May 25. Four pools (Wade McLean, the Northwest YMCA, Manzanita and...
14:32, 05/16/2019

Nadal outlasts Djokovic for ninth Italian Open win Rafael Nadal withstood a brave fightback from Novak Djokovic to earn his ninth Italian Open title with a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 victory over the world No. 1 in Rome....
15:32, 05/19/2019

Borrowing from your 401(k) is easy. But should you really break open that piggy bank? Nearly 3 in 10 Americans dip into retirement savings, says Transamerica. It pays for higher education, lowering debt and covering medical costs.        ...
04:00, 05/20/2019

Maria Sharapova out of French Open, citing right shoulder PARIS (AP) — Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the year’s second Grand Slam tournament because of her injured right shoulder. Sharapova announced her withdrawal on Instagram on Tuesday. She wrote: “Sometimes ...
13:16, 05/15/2019

| Osaka into Round 3 as Italian Open resumes after washout World No 1 Naomi Osaka eased into the third round of the WTA Tour's Italian Open with a straight sets win over Dominika Cibulkova under the sunshine in Rome....
05:16, 05/16/2019

US stock futures point to cautious Tuesday open U.S. equity futures were slightly positive on Monday evening as traders weighed the details of an ongoing trade war between the United States and China....
21:16, 05/13/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before this month’s French Open.Williams said she has been ...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Microsoft open sources algorithm that gives Bing some of its smarts Enlarge / The Eiffel Tower. (credit: Pedro Szekely) Search engines today are more than just the dumb keyword matchers they used to be. You can ask a question—say, "How tall is the tower in Paris?"—and they'll tell you that the Eiffel Tower is 324 m...
10:16, 05/15/2019

| Osaka pulls out of Rome in French Open scare World No 1 Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the Italian Open before Thursday's quarter-finals with injury just a week before the start of the French Open....
03:48, 05/17/2019

Redmi 7 Goes on Open Sale via Amazon, Mi.com, Mi Home Stores The Redmi 7's biggest highlight is its Aura Smoke gradient design, apart from its large 4,000mAh battery, Snapdragon 632 SoC, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection....
04:00, 05/20/2019

US President Trump 'open to talk' to 'threatening' Iran US President Donald Trump has hinted that he is ready to talk to the Iranian leadership amid increasing tensions between Washington and Tehran. At the same time, he said the Iranians have been "threatening."...
14:16, 05/09/2019

Nadal to face Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals Rafael Nadal brushes off challenge from German Jan-Lennard Struff to earn 7-5, 7-5 win and a place in the Barcelona Open semifinals        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Garin beats Berrettini to win Munich Open final Cristian Garin of Chile defeated Matteo Berrettini 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (1) to win the Munich Open final on Sunday, less than a month after he claimed his first ATP title in Houston        ...
11:16, 05/05/2019

Minjee Lee wins LA Open for 5th LPGA Tour title Minjee Lee won the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open on Sunday at Wilshire Country Club for her fifth LPGA Tour title, closing with a 3-under 68 for a four-stroke victory        ...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Federer loses to Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer wastes two match points, loses in three sets to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals        ...
14:00, 05/10/2019

14-year-old Chinese golfer moves into top 50 at China Open First he made the cut, now he's inside the top 50. There's no holding back 14-year-old Chinese golfer Kuang Yang in his first-ever European Tour event        ...
07:00, 05/05/2019

Halep to face Bertens in Madrid Open final "Simona Halep reached her fourth Madrid Open final with a 6-2, 7-6(2), 6-0 win over Belinda Bencic, while Kiki Bertens beat Sloane Stephens 6-2 7-5 in straight sets on Friday."...
14:32, 05/10/2019

| Korhonen makes major stride with China Open win Mikko Korhonen pipped Benjamin Hebert in a nerve-jangling playoff to win the 25th Volvo China Open and secure his place in this month's PGA Championship....
05:16, 05/05/2019

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they’re up to. The open source tool, called IoT Inspector, is available for download here. (Currently it’s Mac O...
11:48, 04/28/2019

“And this, my good man, is a special chamber that you can open and shout swears into while getting y “And this, my good man, is a special chamber that you can open and shout swears into while getting your face bathed in various healthful steams and smokes.”...
09:00, 05/06/2019

WFE Open Letter to Global Financial Policy Makers ##GlossaryLink value='1'##Following the General Assembly of the World Federation of Exchanges in Milan on 13 and 14 October, the WFE wrote an open letter to global financial policy makers about the role exchanges can play in the current economic situ...
00:32, 05/02/2019

World number one Osaka exits Madrid Open "World number one Naomi Osaka lost in three sets to unseeded Swiss Belinda Bencic in the Madrid Open quarter-finals on Thursday as Simona Halep, Sloane Stephens and Kiki Bertens completed the final four line-up."...
17:16, 05/09/2019

CBOE Holdings to Open London Office in July CHICAGO, June 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it plans to open its first international business development office in London in July....
13:32, 05/01/2019

Taliban Open New Front Against Aid Workers While Talking Peace The group was unusually harsh in its rhetoric toward main target, pointing out U.S. ties, even as peace talks with American envoys continued in Qatar....
07:48, 05/09/2019

University at Albany to open time capsule from 1964 ALBANY, N.Y. — University at Albany officials will be opening a time capsule sealed inside a campus building in 1964. The ceremony on Tuesday is part of the state school’s 175th anniversary celebration. The time capsule was sealed into the corn...
04:48, 05/07/2019

Kansas water park where boy died appears unlikely to open KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas water park where a 10-year-old boy was decapitated isn’t hiring lifeguards, advertising or selling tickets with less than a month left before its typical Memorial Day weekend opening date. Schlitterbahn remains ...
10:16, 05/07/2019

"942 Bombings Since 2014, PM Needs To Open His Ears": Rahul Gandhi Hours after 16 security personnel were killed in blast triggered by Maoists in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after he claimed that "since......
22:48, 05/01/2019

Chile's Valparaíso: an open air graffiti and mural art gallery Graffiti artists have turned the Chilean port of Valparaíso into a gigantic open-air art gallery, an attraction which now draws tourists from across the globe....
05:00, 05/10/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Hits New Record: Over 280,000 Contracts CHICAGO, March 6, 2012 - CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that open interest in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX index) futures reached new all-time highs on Monday, March 5 and Thursday, March 1. On March 5, open interest hit 282,314 contr...
22:48, 05/01/2019

Novak Djokovic reaches 3rd round at Madrid Open MADRID (AP) — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Taylor Fritz on Tuesday. Djokovic broke Fritz’s serve once in the first set and twice in the second, conceding only one break opport...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Korhonen beats Hebert in playoff to win China Open Mikko Korhonen of Finland held his nerve on the first playoff hole to edge Benjamin Hebert and complete his comeback to win the Volvo China Open on Sunday        ...
04:00, 05/05/2019

Prosecutors open Istanbul elections probe; re-run still looms Turkish prosecutors launched 32 investigations into allegations of irregularities in Istanbul's local elections and summoned more than 100 polling station officials for questioning as suspects, state-owned Anadolu news agency said on Thursday....
09:32, 05/02/2019

Improved Osaka reaches Madrid Open quarters World number one Naomi Osaka delivered an improved display to reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Wednesday, beating Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-2 6-3 while Petra Kvitova and Simona Halep also made it into the last eight....
19:00, 05/08/2019

Arizona ski resort plans record by staying open until May 19 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona ski resort is planning its longest season by remaining open through mid-May. The Arizona Daily Sun reports the Arizona Snowbowl in Flagstaff expects operate until May 19 due to favorable weather conditions and a rec...
10:48, 05/03/2019

Serena Williams set to return from injury at Italian Open ROME (AP) — Serena Williams is set to return from injury at the upcoming Italian Open. Tournament director Sergio Palmieri tells The Associated Press that he spoke with Williams’ agent and that Williams “has already reserved her rooms and...
06:48, 05/03/2019

Seeded Qiang, Siniakova through to Prague Open quarters Third-seeded Qiang Wang reached the quarterfinals of the Prague Open by defeating Mandy Minella 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 on Wednesday        ...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
03:48, 05/10/2019

Dell's pre-installed software left PCs open to hijacking In another example of a problem that is sadly familiar, Bill Demirkapi found a vulnerability in the support software that Dell installs on most of its new PCs. His method tricks the SupportAssist software -- intended as a way to easily update drivers...
03:16, 05/04/2019

Spain's Socialists are open to negotiating deals with rivals A senior Socialist official in Spain says her party is ready to negotiate deals with rival parties after it won a general election but failed to obtain a parliamentary majority....
07:48, 04/30/2019

| Daniel, Fucsovics progress from rainy 1st day of Munich Open Rain ended play early on the first day of the Munich Open with just Taro Daniel and the eighth-seeded Marton Fucsovics booking their places in the second round....
13:32, 04/29/2019

| Dominant Djokovic wins Madrid Open title Novak Djokovic joined Rafael Nadal as a 33-time Masters champion when he swept to victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas to claim a third Madrid Open title....
13:16, 05/12/2019

Hip injury forces Halep to pull out of Stuttgart Open "World number two Simona Halep said she has been forced to withdraw from the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart after suffering a hip injury in the Fed Cup over the weekend."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Tsitsipas to face Cuevas in Estoril Open final ESTORIL, Portugal (AP) — Top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated David Goffin 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the Estoril Open final on Saturday. Tsitsipas will play for the title against Pablo Cuevas, who beat Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. Tsitsi...
16:00, 05/04/2019

Daniel, Fucsovics progress from rainy 1st day of Munich Open Rain ended play early on the first day of the Munich Open with just Taro Daniel and the eighth-seeded Marton Fucsovics booking their places in the second round        ...
13:32, 04/29/2019

Polls open in North Macedonia’s presidential election SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Polls have opened in North Macedonia for a presidential election runoff between two top vote-getters from the first round. More than 3,400 polling stations opened at 7 a.m. Sunday. The two candidates, Stevo Pendarovski ...
22:32, 05/04/2019

New Peugeot 208: reservations open for petrol, diesel and EV models All-new 208 deliveries begin in early 2020 with 508-inspired styling and tech; EV model promises 211-mile range Peugeot has begun taking reservations for its next-generation 208 supermini, which will be offered with a choice of petrol, diesel and el...
05:32, 05/01/2019

Tennis: Kyrgios thrown out of Italian Open after on-court outburst Nick Kyrgios was defaulted from his second round Italian Open clash against Norway's Casper Ruud on Thursday after the hot-headed Australian hurled a chair on to the court....
07:48, 05/16/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open broadly lower on Wall Street NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening broadly lower with the biggest losses going to technology companies and banks. Chipmaker Intel fell 1.2% early Tuesday. Bank of America fe...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Wang, Brady, Siniakova advance at Prague Open, Sevastova out Anastasia Potapova rallied to eliminate second-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the second round of the Prague Open on Tuesday        ...
12:32, 04/30/2019

Two students open fire at Colorado school, killing one, wounding seven Two male students armed with handguns burst into a Denver-area science and technology school and opened fire on Tuesday, killing one classmate and wounding seven others before being taken into custody, law enforcement officials said....
21:32, 05/07/2019

VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 French Open women's singles title? "Can Serena Williams win her first Grand Slam since her comeback at the 2019 French Open, or will Simona Halep defend her first major title from Roland Garros last year?"...
09:16, 05/16/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open: ‘I really miss you Paris’ • Two-times champion still struggling with shoulder injury• ‘Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones’Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open because of a shoulder problem. The two-times Roland Garros champion has not p...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Spring lobster season in areas of the Maritimes to open Friday: DFO The Department of Fisheries and Oceans says fishermen in areas off northern Prince Edward Island, the Northumberland Strait and western Cape Breton can set their traps beginning at 6 a.m. Friday....
10:48, 05/01/2019

Court: Kentucky university failed to obey open-records law Kentucky's flagship university failed to obey the state's open-records law when it refused to provide a campus newspaper with documents pertaining to a sexual misconduct investigation, an appeals court ruled Friday....
16:00, 05/17/2019