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Woke up Broadway: the difficulty of updating stories for the stage

The uptick in hauling older scripts, from Tootsie to Moulin Rouge, to the stage has left playwrights with many hurdlesHere is a question from Tootsie, the Broadway musical about an out-of-work actor w...

Woke up Broadway: the difficulty of updating stories for the stage

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| Springboks understand the difficulty of Argentina challenge The two Tests against Argentina will provide the Springboks with more opportunities to prepare for the 2019 RWC says assistant coach, Matthew Proudfoot....
07:13 2019-08-06

I Love It When A Puzzle Game Gets Its Difficulty Curve Just Right A good puzzle game latches onto my mind and never lets go. One of the best ways to achieve this is to lead me along a perfectly plotted difficulty curve. MythicOwl’s math-based puzzler, Hexologic, is a prime example of how that’s done....
19:13 2019-06-05

Tom Brady says he had difficulty coming to grips son, 9, didn't like sports Tom Brady, a six-time Super Bowl champion, thought his love and passion for the game of football would have been passed down to his children, but at least one child isn’t the biggest fan....
23:39 2019-08-09

Bitcoin as healthy as ever as the network hits all-time high mining difficulty Bitcoin is having a very good week – both in terms of price and the stability of its blockchain. Shortly after surging past $9,000 to hit its highest price for 2019, the cryptocurrency‘s mining difficulty increased by 11.26 percent to 7.46 trillion, setting an all-time high for the network. The prev...
13:52 2019-05-31

THE STORIES REPORT: How brands can take advantage of the viral growth of the Stories format (FB, SNAP, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Stories Report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media industry research reports. Stories are on track to become the main format for social media consumption, providing brands with a massive and vital opportu...
22:39 2019-05-27

E3's Best Gaming Deals [Updating] Alongside all of the announcements, gaming discounts are everywhere this week. We’ll be updating this post with the best deals we come across for console, PC and everything in between, so you won’t have to go digging around for ‘em....
17:52 2019-06-11

After updating its app for Premium members, Spotify goes down Is this the day the music died? It is if you're a Spotify member as the music streamer has been down since 8:22 am EDT this morning. Over at DownDetector.com, 80% of the complaints they received have something to do with the inability of users to stream music, 14% say that they can't use the Spotify...
21:00 2019-06-13

The Prime Day Deals Worth Buying [Updating] Amazon Prime Day is officially here! We’re updating this page to help navigate you through the avalanche of deals throughout the next day and a half, so check back often for all the best Prime Day deals. Or, for a quicker deals fix, check out our deal rankings, or follow along with all the best Ligh...
16:39 2019-07-15

10 Things To Know About Updating Details In Aadhaar Card The UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India, the issuer of 12-digit personal identification numbers under the Aadhaar scheme, offers a variety of services online. Through its "self-service......
18:00 2019-07-20

Vizio begins updating its TVs with AirPlay 2 and HomeKit After unveiling it at CES 2019, Vizio has announced that it's finally rolling out support for Apple's AirPlay 2 and HomeKit platforms. Coming via an update to its SmartCast 3.0 platform, it'll let users play videos, music and photos directly from iPh......
19:39 2019-07-31

The trouble with ‘woke’ ads is they’re just another cliché The advertising industry has got the body-imaging message, now they’re trying to sell it back to usEvery now and then it’s important, isn’t it, to take the temperature of where we are with the whole “feminism” project. Specifically in relation to women’s bodies – these soft maps where international ...
10:13 2019-06-02

Jim Bouton Woke Up America In 1969 and 1970, two books were published that demystified two of the most hidebound American institutions—presidential campaigns and major-league baseball. By and large, both were exercises controlled at their very top by Penis-Americans who were so white that they barely cast a shadow. They were ...
19:26 2019-07-12

Stage 2 live updates: Kurt Busch takes stage 1 at Quaker State 400 Follow along for live updates as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returns to the Bluegrass for the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.       ...
03:26 2019-07-14

The Absolute Worst Deals From Amazon Prime Day [Updating] Welcome to another edition of Amazon Prime Day, an event described in earnest by the everything store as “a 2-day parade of epic deals.” If you can stomach scouring the website and mostly wading through a lot of hot garbage, you may land on something actually useful. But mostly, you’ll find deals on...
01:39 2019-07-16

All of Your Favorite Amazon Devices Are On Sale for Prime Day [Updating] We know you’ve been patiently waiting for Prime Day, and so have we. As you might expect, the first deals out of the gate are the deals on Amazon’s own products, which tend to be some of the steepest discounts of the entire made up holiday. Several of the discounts are already live, and we’ll be add...
02:00 2019-07-15

At Least 20 Dead After Horrific El Paso Walmart Shooting [UPDATING] Update, Saturday, 8 p.m. ET: According to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, 20 people were killed at the El Paso Walmart mass shooting, and over two dozen more were injured. NBC News reported that 26 others were injured....
03:00 2019-08-04

Woke capitalism cowers to China Over at National Review, David French asks a question to which every humanist and freedom fighter in the western world wishes a resounding affirmative answer: If China cracks down on Hong Kong, will corporate America remember its morals?...
12:39 2019-08-16

I Woke Up in 2019 to Realize BMW Is Still Selling a V12 Here I was, thumbing idly through the internet, when I hit upon an Autoblog interview with BMW CEO Markus Flasch that was published over the weekend. The interview touches upon BMW’s plans for hybrids, EVs, M-cars and then totally reminded me that BMW still actually makes a car with a V12! I had com...
02:26 2019-06-18

Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guide This year’s race begins in Brussels before quickly heading to the mountains and building towards an Alpine climaxTour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Continue reading......
14:13 2019-07-01

Apple is updating old iPhone and iPad models to fix a GPS issue (updated) In addition to releasing iOS 12.4, Apple has also announced that it's patching older versions of the platform for devices that can't run the latest rollouts. We're talking about models as old as the iPhone 4s and the first-generation iPad mini. Not t......
19:26 2019-07-23

Multiple Fatalities Reported After El Paso Walmart Shooting [UPDATING] Update, Saturday, 5:30 p.m. ET: Citing three sources, CNN has reported the identity of the suspect as 21-year-old Patrick Crusius of Allen, TX....
00:00 2019-08-04

The Kinja Deals Guide to the Best Fourth of July Sales [Updating] While you’re out there gearing up for the arrival of July 4th, we’ll be here, updating this post with all the best Fourth of July sales and deals this nation has to offer....
02:52 2019-06-30

The Lynx effect: the deodorant that woke a boy from a coma A Cumbrian teenager was roused from an unconscious state after smelling the much-maligned body sprayName: The Lynx effect.Age: Mid-1990s to mid-2010s. Continue reading......
04:13 2019-05-29

‘Woke’ Lyft hit with 7 sexual assault lawsuits in a day On August 1 2019, Lyft was hit with seven sexual assault lawsuits from women who were allegedly raped or assaulted by their drivers — and still charged for their ride, even when reporting the incident to the ridesharing company.  Four of the women suing Lyft said they were raped by their drivers in ...
11:00 2019-08-22

Experience: I woke up from a coma speaking French I still don’t know why I spoke French. I’ve never had any desire to visit FranceIt was May 2006, and I had just been swimming. I was on my way from my home in Hastings to work as a revenue executive for HMRC. It was raining hard, and the visibility was terrible. I was crossing the road when a white ...
14:26 2019-05-31

Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars From M&S’s LGBT sandwich to Kendall Jenner stopping a riot with a Pepsi can, corporate business is adept at adopting our concerns. But is it all a cynical marketing ploy?Imagine getting angry over a sandwich. When Marks & Spencer launched its LGBT sandwich – basically, your classic BLT with some gay...
14:52 2019-05-23

Woman woke up on subway to creep with hand in her pants A woman woke up on the Q train to a creep with his hand in her pants in Brooklyn, cops said Sunday. The 23-year-old woman told police the disturbing encounter happened at about 3 a.m on June 2 while heading southbound near the Stillwell Avenue stop, cops said. The woman screamed when she woke up......
01:13 2019-06-17

1969 flashback: How TV woke up to the counterculture and changed with the times Early representation, and social issues like race, gender and religion, were tackled surprisingly early by shows such as "Room 222."        ...
19:26 2019-08-20

El Paso Police Warn of Active Shooting Incident Near Local Mall [UPDATING] The El Paso Police Department in Texas has warned of an active shooter incident near the Cielo Vista Mall and is asking local residents to stay away from the area....
20:39 2019-08-03

Unilever boss warns of dangers of 'woke-washing' in ad industry The concept of 'greenwashing' - talking up the benefit to the environment of a practice, product or service despite there being no underlying change taking place - has existed since the 1980s....
00:39 2019-06-20

‘Not very woke’: Tom Cotton rips AOC for blaming Liz Cheney over father’s policies Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton slammed New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for a tweet in which she suggested Rep. Liz Cheney should not make any comments about foreign policy because of her father's politics....
20:52 2019-08-03

New Orleans Faces a Major Flood Threat as Tropical Storm Barry Approaches [Updating] Tropical Storm Barry just officially formed this morning, but water is already bearing down on New Orleans. The situation looks bad, to say the least, and we at Earther will be following it closely as the city and state of Louisiana prepare for what is forecasted to become a hurricane by the weekend...
18:39 2019-07-11

Reports: David Ortiz Hospitalized After Being Shot In Dominican Republic Robbery Attempt [Updating] According to multiple reports, retired Red Sox slugger and former World Series MVP David Ortiz was hospitalized with a gunshot wound in the Dominican Republic Sunday evening. Enrique Rojas of ESPN reportedly heard directly from Ortiz’s father that Ortiz was shot “in an amusement center” in Santo Dom...
08:26 2019-06-10

'I'm So Fucking Woke, I'm Ready to Go to Sleep': Lee Daniels Speaks on the Progress of LGBTQ Liberation Fifty years. It’s been fifty years since the Stonewall uprising on June 28, 1969. Fifty years worth of struggles, pain, blood, sweat, tears, oppression, erasure, rebellion, progression, and much, much more....
15:39 2019-06-28

Twenty Years Ago, Bobby Valentine Snuck Back Into The Dugout And Woke Up The Mets This is an excerpt from Matthew Callan’s book Yells For Ourselves: A Story Of New York City And The New York Mets At The Dawn Of The New Millennium....
22:52 2019-06-10

Ricky Gervais review – anti-woke tittering over Liam Neeson and Louis CK Bournemouth International CentreCasting himself as a taboo breaker for his Netflix show Supernature, the cacklesome comic delivers a squarely liberal-baiting set‘That’s not going in … That won’t make it in ... ” Ricky Gervais’s new standup set Supernature has already been bought by Netflix, we’re to...
14:52 2019-05-30

Toyota Woke Up in 2019 to Realize People had 'Sudden' Urge for Electric Cars I would say that today is Tuesday, June 11, 2019, but it appears that if you’re a major automaker or automotive researcher, apparently it’s the mid 2000s. I guess everyone woke up this morning and realized that electric cars are a thing. Maybe they’d been napping! I don’t know. Let’s get into that a...
18:13 2019-06-11

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough blasts 'Woke Democrats' in fiery tweetstorm: You'll 'lose another election to Trump' MSNBC's anti-Trump morning show star Joe Scarborough turned the tables on Tuesday and slammed the 2020 Democrats for embracing "woke" positions, insisting that will lead them to "lose another election" to President Trump. ...
00:26 2019-07-03

At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets, delivered by a bizarrely masked man (WWBT)  At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets. “It was a guy dressed in a jumpsuit with a TV for a head. It’s the weirdest thing. He squats down, puts the TV there and walks off. It’s really wei...
08:13 2019-08-15

The Kinja Deals Guide to the Best Back-to-School Deals [Updating] As summer comes to a close, all the little tax write-offs will soon be out of the house and back to school. We’ll be updating this post with the best deals around to make sure your kid’s education won’t drain your bank account quite as quickly as it could....
03:26 2019-08-21

Pizza Hut is updating its Original Pan Pizza for the first time in nearly 40 years Pizza Hut revealed it is updating the recipe to its Original Pan Pizza for the first time since it was introduced nearly 40 years ago.        ...
04:00 2019-05-30

On This Day: Jack Sharkey took his eyes off Jack Dempsey and woke up on the canvas How Jack Dempsey silenced the 'Boston Gob' to set up his last shot at glory The post On This Day: Jack Sharkey took his eyes off Jack Dempsey and woke up on the canvas appeared first on Boxing News....
01:26 2019-07-22

Stream Broadway? BroadwayHD is a subscription based service that will let you stream Broadway shows if you can't make it to the theater or afford a ticket.        ...
06:52 2019-06-07

How to get Broadway rush tickets in NYC The Post’s theater pros break down everything you need to know about scoring cheap tickets for last-minute Broadway shows in NYC. Here’s the insider’s guide to same-day rush tickets: What are rush tickets? Don’t worry, there’s no actual, physical rush involved — just a...
06:26 2019-08-10

In Harlem and on Broadway, The Temptations get their due The Temptations, whose string of hits in the 1960s and 1970s are being celebrated in a Tony-nominated show on Broadway, got a star on the Apollo Theatre's Walk of Fame in Harlem on Friday....
02:26 2019-06-08

How to get discounted Broadway tickets Coupon clippers and sale chasers, listen up! You no longer have to shell out the big bucks for your Broadway tickets. These discount websites, membership programs and handy tips will help you save money on tickets, so you can sit comfortably in your orchestra seats, knowing your wallet is enjoying t...
06:26 2019-08-10

‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Roker and Bareilles herself among them. The show, based on Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 indie movie featuring...
00:00 2019-07-17

The 6 best apps to buy cheap Broadway tickets Getting cheap rush tickets is, well, a rush — that is, if you don’t mind standing in line in the rain, praying the guy in front of you won’t snatch the last remaining seats. Guess what? There’s an app for that. Here are the six best apps that can get you cheap Broadway tix with......
06:26 2019-08-10

Here’s hoping Vanessa Redgrave isn’t done with Broadway Let’s hear it for the great Lois Smith, who rode to the rescue this week when “The Inheritance,” coming in from London, was missing a key cast member: Vanessa Redgrave. She won raves for her performance as a mother trying to make sense of her son’s homosexuality, and producers Sonia Friedman a...
12:39 2019-08-16

The Boys in the Band Get to Broadway. Why Not the Girls? “The Prom” is the rare show with lesbian themes to reach theater’s biggest stage. Gay women deserve more than drawing their own conclusions about Princess Elsa and Scout Finch....
17:52 2019-07-05

‘Moulin Rouge!’ has all the elements of a Broadway hit Sad news that “The Prom,” an original and delightful show, is closing Aug. 11. Had it won the Tony for Best Musical, it might have eked out a year or so. But it was probably doomed from the start: Broadway, because of its insane economics, has become a place where only shows with famous titles,......
07:00 2019-06-21

Broadway is a family business for the Coopers Tony-winner Chuck Cooper, currently on stage in "Choir Boy," cheers on his Tony-nominee daughter, Lilli, recognized for her work in "Tootsie." This is the third time they've been on Broadway in the same season. (May 28)        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

There’s Great Dance on Broadway. Hello, Tony Awards? Standard or (worse yet) slight fare gets nominated for best choreography while quality work — “Oklahoma!,”“The Prom” — goes unrecognized. An exception: Camille A. Brown’s dances for “Choir Boy.”...
14:13 2019-05-29

‘The Wrong Man’ is the underdog Broadway musical to watch “Moulin Rouge,” “Jagged Little Pill” and “Tina: the Tina Turner Musical” are the new Broadway season’s major musical contenders. But keep your eye on a small, original show that could slip into the mix before next year’s Tonys. Ross Golan, who’s written hits for Ariana Grande, Keith Urban, Maroon 5,...
21:00 2019-08-08

Broadway Breaks Annual Box-Office Record The Broadway theater boom continues as shows set a new annual box-office record, with a combined gross of $1.83 billion in the 2018-19 season, or a more than 10% increase over the prior season....
11:52 2019-05-29

Magician Criss Angel will take his Vegas act to Broadway For the first time, Criss Angel will be taking the stage on Broadway in New York City in July for his theatrical experience called RAW – the Mindfreak Unplugged...
23:26 2019-06-19

Dave Chappelle is heading to Broadway for one week only For one week in July, Dave Chappelle will be Broadway’s newest star. Will he be performing his more traditional stand-up routine or spouting soliloquies about love lost in a one-man show? We don’t really know for sure, but Dave Chappelle Live On Broadway be at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre July 9-13 for...
05:39 2019-06-13

Van’s General Store moving offices to 441 Broadway The Van’s General Store offices will move to the penthouse of 441 Broadway from the streets of Orchard. Founded by actor Liev Schreiber and artist Scott Carlson in 2012, VGS is an agency “that combines Hollywood connections and street smarts” for brands that need connections to “contemporary popular...
05:39 2019-06-19

How Encores! gives new life to fading Broadway musicals After 20 years, Jack Viertel is giving up the job that everyone who loves musical theater covets: producing Encores! at City Center. As I shouldn’t have to remind my readers, Encores! presents concert versions of musicals that, for one reason or another, have slipped away or are in danger of doing s...
11:00 2019-07-19

Solving the 6 Biggest Mysteries of This Broadway Season How does she stay so still? Is that scene really live? And how tall is that guy, anyway? We dig into the burning questions about Tony-nominated shows....
15:00 2019-05-21

Broadway director and producer Hal Prince has died at 91 Hal Prince was known for his fluid, cinematic director's touch and was unpredictable and uncompromising in his choice of stage material.        ...
00:13 2019-08-01

Broadway set designer selling Midtown pad he renovated Tony Award-winning set designer Beowulf Boritt and his wife, actress Mimi Bilinski, have listed their two-bedroom co-op at 430 E. 57th St. for $1.25 million. (They bought it for $1.11 million in 2015.) The unit, located just off Sutton Place, is in a 1926 building designed by McKim, Mead and White. ...
14:52 2019-05-21

‘Almost Famous’ musical is almost ready to rock Broadway It’s going to be Cameron Crowe vs. Alanis Morissette at the Tonys next year. Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill” begins previews in the fall at the Broadhurst Theatre. But it could be upstaged in the spring by Crowe’s adaptation of his terrific movie “Almost Famous.” Crowe put on a couple of sta...
09:26 2019-05-24

Broadway went dark, but stars still shone — on the sidewalks On Broadway, as the saying goes, the show must go on — even in a blackout. Saturday night’s five-hour power outage sent thousands of show-goers out of darkened theaters and crowding onto the sidewalks, where many were delighted to found themselves serenaded by similarly evicted cast memb...
09:26 2019-07-14

Air Canada traveler claims she woke up on 'freezing cold,' 'pitch black' and empty plane Air Canada is reviewing a passenger's claim that she was left sleeping on a cold, dark and empty plane for hours after a flight landed.       ...
00:13 2019-06-24

Hal Prince, titan of Broadway as director and producer, has died at 91 Harold "Hal" Prince, who died at 91, pushed the boundaries of musical theater with multiple groundbreaking shows, and won a record 21 Tony Awards.        ...
18:52 2019-07-31

Can Neil Diamond break the Broadway bio-musical curse? Neil Diamond is putting his life story on the line. The singer-songwriter has signed up for the Broadway bio-musical treatment, meaning he’s following in the footsteps of previous disappointments such as Emilio & Gloria Estefan’s “On Your Feet! The Musical,” which received me...
23:26 2019-07-02

Hal Prince, producer of some of Broadway's biggest hits, dead at 91 Harold "Hal" Prince, who won a record 21 Tony Awards as producer and director of some of Broadway's biggest hits of the second half of the 20th century including "The Phantom of the Opera," "West Side Story," "Fiddler on the Roof," "Cabaret" and "Evita," died on Wednesday at age 91....
19:39 2019-07-31

Princess Diana musical will play Broadway in 2020 A new musical about the life of Princess Diana will open on Broadway next spring. Called simply “Diana,” the show follows Lady Diana Spencer to royal superstardom, family struggle and her eventual tragic death. It’s written by the same team that gave us the 2009 Tony Award-winning musical “Memphis,”...
01:13 2019-08-13

Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility said it had restored most power within hours....
07:00 2019-07-14

TDOT uses robotic flagging system for Broadway project TUCSON – Drivers who travel near Broadway Boulevard and Camino Seco may know there has been construction work in the area for almost a year. The City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) is now working with the help of some surprising technology. Most drivers have seen a construction ...
18:52 2019-06-27

Hal Prince, Giant of Broadway and Reaper of Tonys, Dies at 91 Mr. Prince helped bring to life a stunning lineup of shows: “Cabaret,” “Sweeney Todd,” and Broadway’s longest-running spectacle — “The Phantom of the Opera.”...
19:52 2019-07-31

Cellino and Barnes breakup turned into off-Broadway play Break a leg! The messy professional break-up between hot-shot personal-injury lawyers Ross Cellino and Steve Barnes is moving from the courthouse to the playhouse, dramatized in a stage show playing next month in Brooklyn. “Cellino v. Barnes” will hit the stage Aug. 3 at The Bell House in Gowanus, w...
05:26 2019-07-24

Why this year's Tony awards lacked that Broadway magic With most of the awards landing in predictable hands and a host who failed to add the requisite pizzazz, the annual Broadway love-in felt rather flatThe 2019 Tony awards began with James Corden slumped on a sofa in a schlubby sweatshirt. A man who left theater for network TV, he sang an opening numb...
19:01 2019-06-10

Dave Chappelle is making his Broadway debut this summer To borrow a punchline from his most iconic bit: It’s Dave Chappelle, b–h! The iconoclast comic, actor and famed Rick James/Prince impersonator is set to make his Broadway debut with one of those fancy “limited engagements” from July 9 to 13 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. He wi...
06:00 2019-06-13

Broadway readies for biggest audience of the year at Tonys NEW YORK (AP) — Rehearsals are under way at Radio City Music Hall ahead of Sunday’s Tony Awards. Winning one of the trophies is great, of course, but exposure at the Tony Awards — last year’s telecast was seen by 6.32 million people — can provide a key boost to a show’s box-office ...
20:52 2019-06-08

Tripping on Broadway: A New Musical Explores LSD Use by Cary Grant and More The Lincoln Center Theater show is written by James Lapine, Tom Kitt and Michael Korie, and will star Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck....
19:00 2019-08-20

TRAFFIC: Portion of Broadway Blvd now open after gas leak TUCSON –  The gas line on Broadway Boulevard has been repaired, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Broadway Boulevard is now open between Camino Seco and Gollob Road. Gas line has been repaired and Broadway has reopened between Camino Seco and Gollob Rd. Thank you for your patience. ...
17:52 2019-08-20

TRAFFIC: Gas leak closes portion of Broadway Blvd A gas leak is causing traffic delays on the east side. Broadway Boulevard is closed between Camino Seco and Gollob Road. Broadway is closed between Cmo Seco and Gollob due to a gas line break. Will update when the road reopens. — Tucson DOT (@Tucson_DOT) August 20, 2019 7:15 AM – Broa...
16:39 2019-08-20

Tom Hiddleston to make Broadway debut in ‘Betrayal’ this summer Loki is coming to Broadway this summer. Tom Hiddleston, the villain of Marvel’s “Avengers” movies, will star in a revival of Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal.” The production won raves earlier this year in London and will start previews Aug. 14 at the Jacobs, succeeding another British import, “The Ferryma...
02:52 2019-06-28

‘Lion King’ still feels the love on Broadway 9,000 shows later Disney’s new “Lion King” won’t roar into movie theaters until July 19 — but the Broadway musical’s still feeling the love: Wednesday it plays its 9,000th performance at the Minskoff Theater. Along the way, “Hakuna Matata” has been said and sung 234,000 times. There have been 18,000 coronations; 1,09...
19:52 2019-06-05

Broadway Babies Sound Off: Which 2019 Tony Awards Look Is Your Favorite? Broadway babies and fashionistas alike have to agree that Sunday night's Tony Awards was a very stylish affair. As musical stars and celebrities from all walks of life gathered in New......
17:13 2019-06-10

'Not cool': actor unhappy after photo taken during Broadway nude scene Audience member photographs Tony winner Audra McDonaldBroadhurst Theatre has ‘no-photo’ policyA Broadway actor has spoken out against an audience member who broke theatre rules by taking a photograph during a nude scene.Audra McDonald co-stars alongside Michael Shannon in a revival of Frankie and Jo...
20:13 2019-07-24

Would you pay to stream endless musicals? Some Broadway insiders are quietly betting on it. As the industry prepares to anoint a new set of hits at Sunday’s Tony Awards, a growing chorus wonders if Broadway might be leaving money on the table by turning a blind eye to the 21st-century platform of streaming....
20:13 2019-06-07

Three construction workers injured by falling pipe in Broadway theater Three workers inside a Broadway theater were injured Thursday by a falling pipe, one critically. At least one of the workers at the John Golden Theater on 45th Street off Eighth Avenue was struck in the head when the pipe plummeted 30 feet around 11:12 a.m., the FDNY said. One of the victims was cri...
20:52 2019-06-27

How to buy cheap Broadway tickets at any time: Insider’s guide to best deals Broadway has started to seem like Billionaire’s Row, thanks to ever steeper ticket prices and sometimes shockingly inflated service fees. Before you break the bank for a seat on the aisle, check out our insider’s guide to Broadway on a budget. 1. Download special apps Yes, there really is an ...
06:26 2019-08-10

How does TKTS work? Guide to buying cheap Broadway tickets TKTS can be confusing, and not just because its name has no vowels. The go-to source for cheap same-day or next-day Broadway tickets sells what seats the box office has left for as much as 50 percent off, which means you can see “Mean Girls” some nights and still have enough dough left f...
06:26 2019-08-10

Broadway producer Ben Sprecher arrested on child porn charges Broadway producer Ben Sprecher — the man behind the failed musical “Rebecca” — was arrested early Tuesday morning on charges related to child pornography, sources told The Post. Sprecher, 65, was picked up by the feds at his home on West 122nd Street in Harlem, which agents a...
14:26 2019-08-13

Towering Broadway director and producer Harold 'Hal' Prince dead at 91 Harold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical theater with such groundbreaking shows as "The Phantom of the Opera," ''Cabaret," ''Company" and "Sweeney Todd" and won a staggering 21 Tony Awards, has died....
20:39 2019-07-31

Jonathan Groff to lead ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ off-Broadway revival And it goes uptown! “Little Shop of Horrors,” the proudly weird sci-fi musical comedy with music by Alan Menken and book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, is getting its first proper off-Broadway revival steps from Times Square. Beginning Sept. 17 at the Westside Theatre on 43rd Street, the production wi...
21:39 2019-07-22

In a New Broadway Play, Jake Gyllenhaal Attempts Something Radical: Normalcy Jake Gyllenhaal is no stranger to playing strangers. He’s Hollywood’s go-to guy for delivering loners, slippery souls who aren’t quite what they seem, dudes who are hiding something behind those hedgerow eyebrows, from the tortured cowboy in Brokeback Mountain to the obsessive cop ...
15:00 2019-08-08

Barry Manilow’s Broadway show is struggling to fill seats Barry Manilow may be getting old — but his fans are getting even older. That’s the whisper on Broadway this week, as the 76-year-old “Copacabana” crooner is set to face an ocean of empty seats at a 17-show stint that’s slated to open Friday, sources told The Post. The Brooklyn-born singer-songwriter...
04:26 2019-07-24

Actress and singer Karen Mok hopes to bring Broadway to China Karen Mok may be currently performing on what she says will be her final concert tour but the Hong Kong-born actress and singer has no plans to retire just yet, setting her sights on bringing Broadway-style musicals to China....
17:26 2019-07-05

Forget the Tony Awards: Here are Broadway’s worst moments this season Broadway raked in $1.8 billion at the box office this past year — and some of us want our money back. Overhyped performances, silly plots and sheer, WTF awfulness made us groan into our overpriced, sippy-cup cocktails. Which is why, ahead of Broadway’s annual salute to itself — Sunday night’s Tony A...
01:00 2019-06-07

Can't make it to the theater? BroadwayHD lets you stream Broadway instead Inspired by the Tony's but can't make it to Broadway? BroadwayHD lets you stream some classic shows instead. Sorry, no "Hamilton."        ...
21:52 2019-06-06

Debra Messing is returning to Broadway to light ‘Birthday Candles’ Theatergoers can watch Debra Messing age before their eyes next spring. In Noah Haidle’s new play, “Birthday Candles,” the star of “Will & Grace” — both past and rebooted — starts off as 17-year-old Ernestine Ashworth, who spends an angsty birthday worrying about her place in the universe. The birth...
22:39 2019-06-17

Choir, Broadway Casts Perform On New York Street During Blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
09:39 2019-07-14

Andrew Lloyd Webber says ‘Cinderella’ musical coming to Broadway Get ready to see some bibbidy, bobbity boo on Broadway. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of “Cinderella” is hitting New York City’s famed Great White Way in 2020. The king of musical theater announced the plans Wednesday on “Good Morning Britain,” while teasing Ta...
23:52 2019-07-17

UPDATE 7-Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility said it had restored most power within hours....
13:00 2019-07-14

Thousands lose power, Broadway theaters close in blackout Tens of thousands of customers lost electricity in Midtown Manhattan and Broadway theaters canceled performances Saturday night due to a "mechanical issue."...
23:52 2019-07-14

Mary-Louise Parker to Return to Broadway in ‘The Sound Inside’ The play, by Adam Rapp, is about a professor, a student, and a terrible diagnosis. It is scheduled to begin performances in September and to open in October....
18:53 2019-05-23

Whitney Houston hologram tour, album and Broadway show planned New deal with estate clears path for raft of new projects featuring the late soul and R&B singerThe late Whitney Houston is set to tour as a hologram, according to the company behind the postponed Amy Winehouse hologram tour.In a statement, Base Hologram described the show as an “awe-inspiring live ...
15:00 2019-05-21

‘Forbidden Broadway’ is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie’ Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation.” A New York institution since 1982, “Forbidden Broadway” packed up five years ago because Alessandrini believed there weren’t enough shows back t...
00:52 2019-08-23

Rising young stars hope Jimmy Awards are their big Broadway break It’s “High School: The Musical.” This Monday brings the 11th edition of the Jimmy Awards, the national musical-theater competition hosted this year by “Dear Evan Hansen” alum and Tony winner Ben Platt (tickets are sold out, but there’ll be a livestream on YouTube). Named for theater owner Jame...
23:26 2019-06-20

Faye Dunaway fired from Broadway-bound ‘Tea at Five’ for slapping crew member The actress — best remembered for her over-the-top portrayal of screen icon Joan Crawford in the 1981 movie "Mommie Dearest" — is accused of creating a "hostile" work environment that included slapping and throwing things at crew members, who were "fearful for their safety," according to sources....
06:26 2019-07-25

‘Waitress’ serves up ‘Miranda Sings’ star Colleen Ballinger on Broadway Miranda is preparing to deliver her songs with a slice of pie. Colleen Ballinger — aka YouTube sensation “Miranda Sings” — will make her Broadway debut in “Waitress.” She’s bouncing back from the cancellation of her Netflix series “Haters Back Off,” by takin...
03:13 2019-06-08

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway, will continue to rock the royals A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
12:39 2019-08-16

New York moments: choir, Broadway casts perform in the street during blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
07:00 2019-07-14

Hal Prince, Broadway legend and 21-time Tony winner, dies aged 91 Prince oversaw such landmark musicals as Cabaret, Company, Follies, Sweeney Todd, Evita and The Phantom of the OperaHarold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical theater with such groundbreaking shows as The Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret, Company and Sweeney To...
20:39 2019-07-31

Thousands lose power, Broadway theaters close due to 'mechanical issue' Tens of thousands of customers lost electricity in Midtown Manhattan and Broadway theaters canceled performances Saturday night due to a "mechanical issue."...
09:26 2019-07-14

Broadway legend’s daughter at center of wild Boris Johnson scandal Eve Leigh and her husband admitted Saturday that they called the cops Friday about the plate-smashing row between frontrunner Boris Johnson and his live-in gal pal, Carrie Symonds, and then tipped off the press....
00:26 2019-06-24

Confetti flies on Broadway as New York fetes U.S. women's soccer team Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade down the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and paying tribute to the players' emergence as icons of women's rights....
17:13 2019-07-10

Princess Diana musical set around royal wedding drama heads to Broadway A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
20:52 2019-08-13

Race, sexual politics and the underworld in spotlight at Broadway's Tony awards Race, sexual politics and a trip to the underworld are poised to take center stage on Sunday in New York at the annual Tony awards honoring the best of Broadway theater....
17:13 2019-06-09

Broadway play 'Hillary and Clinton' closing early due to low ticket sales A Broadway depiction of former President Bill Clinton and former First Lady Hillary Clinton will be ending its run one month early due to underwelming ticket sales. ...
02:26 2019-06-18

Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande to star in film of Broadway’s ‘The Prom’ Netflix is handing out casting corsages: Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Nicole Kidman, Awkwafina, James Corden and Andrew Rannells will headline the streaming giant’s film adaptation of Broadway’s “The Prom.” Streep is set to assume the lead role of Dee Dee Allen, Deadline repo...
19:00 2019-06-27

Jeff Daniels Plays a Hero on Broadway. He’s Still Waiting for One in the Real World The day is cloudy and so is Jeff Daniels. The actor has walked to Central Park directly from watching the news conference in which Attorney General William Barr defended President Trump in the moments before the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, and it has done even less for ...
23:39 2019-05-22

Moulin Rouge review – high-kicking Broadway remix is hard to resist Al Hirschfeld Theater, New YorkA glitzy, silly stage version of Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 pop musical doesn’t have much of a plot but it glides thanks to its infectious energyA keg-stand when the keg is filled with absinthe, a banquet of drug-laced truffles, a riot, a wallow, a leg show and an all-time gr...
18:00 2019-07-31

Jake Gyllenhaal Gets Support From Girlfriend Jeanne Cadieu on Broadway Opening Night Jake Gyllenhaal had a special fan nearby on his opening night. On Thursday, the Oscar-nominated actor celebrated the official opening of Sea Wall/The Life on Broadway, sponsored by Fiji......
21:13 2019-08-09

David Alan Grier, Blair Underwood to star in 'Soldier's Play' on Broadway David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood are set to star in the first Broadway production of Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, "A Soldier's Play."...
13:52 2019-08-20

| WATCH: Huge New York power cut leaves Broadway, Times Square in dark A massive power cut crippled the tourist-filled heart of Manhattan for several hours on Saturday, cancelling Broadway shows and halting subway lines....
16:39 2019-07-14

Princess Diana musical centered around Prince Charles, royal drama headed to Broadway A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
10:26 2019-08-13

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway with story torching royal wedding drama A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
03:26 2019-08-14

Princess Diana musical centered around Prince Charles and royal drama heads to Broadway A musical about Princess Di, featuring the royal wedding and Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring. It won't skimp on the drama.        ...
08:00 2019-08-13

Broadway's Audra McDonald calls out audience member who snapped photo during her nude scene Broadway’s Audra McDonald called out an audience member on Twitter Sunday who she said snapped a photo during her performance of a nude scene on stage....
07:39 2019-07-24

'Devastated and heartbroken': NYC power outage cancels Broadway shows, Jennifer Lopez concert Scores of Broadway shows and even a Jennifer Lopez concert at Madison Square Garden Saturday night came to a halt as a massive power outage left more than 61,000 customers in the dark. ...
05:13 2019-07-14

Meet the Big Brother Season 21 Cast, Including a Petroleum Engineer, Broadway Dancer and Wine Safari Guide It's time to return to the Big Brother house. CBS revealed the 16-member cast of the upcoming 21st season of Big Brother and it includes a therapist, a petroleum engineer, a Broadway dancer......
20:13 2019-06-17

AP Top Stories May 27 Trump says China wants to make a trade deal; National Weather Service says twister in Reno, Okla. had winds up to 165 mph; more        ...
04:39 2019-05-28

AP Top Stories May 27 A Here's the latest for Monday May 27th: Trump says US not ready for China trade deal; European Union parliaent election results; Oklahoma tornado winds may have reached 165 mph; Deadly shark attack in Hawaii.        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

AP Top Stories May 24 A Here's the latest for Friday May 24th: British Prime Minister Theresa May announces she's resigning; Trump tells intelligence to cooperate with investigation of Russia probe; Power outages after Jefferson City tornado; Tornadoes in Oklahoma and Texas.        ...
15:52 2019-05-24

AP Top Stories Here's the latest for Thursday, May 23: Missouri authorities checking on residents after tornado; Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump trading words; Wikileaks founder facing more charges; American Taliban released from prison.        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

AP Top Stories May 28 A Here's the latest for Tuesday May 28th: 'Large and dangerous' tornado hits Dayton, Ohio area; Severe storm in Indiana; Stabbing attack in Tokyo; President Trump ends Japan trip.        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

AP Top Stories May 21 P Here are the top stories for Tuesday, May 21st: McGahn a no-show for testimony, faces contempt vote; Activists protest a new wave of abortion bans; Rough weather hits Southern Plains; New Coke, from 1985, makes a comeback with `Stranger Things.' (May 20)        ...
00:13 2019-05-22

AP Top Stories May 21 Here's the latest for Tuesday May 21st: Iran's president says he is seeking wartime executive powers; Severe weather and more        ...
16:26 2019-05-21

AP Top Stories May 27 P Here's the latest for Monday May 27th: Trump, Abe at odds over NKorea missile tests; VP Pence lays wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier; Oklahoma Governor tours tornado damage; Fiat-Chrysler propose merger with Renault.        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

AP Top Stories May 22 A Here's the latest for Wednesday May 22nd: More House Democrats want impeachment proceedings; Protests follow presidential election results in Indonesia; Republicans keep US House seat in Pennsylvania special election; Massive floods in Oklahoma.        ...
00:13 2019-05-23

AP Top Stories May 22 Here's the latest for May 22nd: More House Democrats want impeachment proceedings; Protests follow presidential election results in Indonesia.        ...
14:13 2019-05-22

AP Top Stories May 22 P Here's the latest for Wednesday May 22nd: Pelosi says Trump "took a pass" to work together with Dems; Probe inconclusive on Va Gov. racist yearbook pic; Flooding concerns in 3 states following severe storms; and Prada goes fur free.        ...
00:13 2019-05-23

AP Top Stories May 31 A Here's the latest for Friday May 31st: Trump says he'll put tariffs on Mexican imports; Surveillance video shows large group crossing US-Mexico border; Flooding in Arkansas; Raptors win Game 1 of NBA Finals.        ...
19:26 2019-05-31

AP Top Stories 21 A Here's the latest for Wednesday, August 21st: Trump insists US has strong gun background checks; Australian court upholds convictions against Cardinal Pell; Facebook launches new privacy tool; San Francisco airport bans sale of some plastic bottles.        ...
20:52 2019-08-22

AP Top Stories May 29 Here's the latest for Wednesday May 29th: Tornado damage near Kansas City, Tornado confirmed in Pennsylvania; Oklahoma floods threaten farm crops; more        ...
20:39 2019-05-29

AP Top Stories May 30 A Here's the latest for Thursday May 30th: Military told to hide McCain ship so Trump wouldn't see it; Tornadoes in Northeast Texas; Tourist boat capsizes and sinks in Hungary; Israel to hold new elections.        ...
17:52 2019-05-30

AP Top Stories May 25 P Here's the latest for Saturday, May 25th: Trump began Japan visit by needling the US ally; Baghdad offers to mediate tensions between US and Iran; Pence tells West Point grads they should expect combat; Colombian conservationist breed native frogs.        ...
09:52 2019-05-26

AP Top Stories 18 P Here's the latest for Tuesday June 18th: Pompeo assures US military presence in Persian Gulf only a deterrent; Shananan withdraws Secretary of State nomination; Merkel better after shaking episode; Einstein's handwritten manuscript donated to museum.        ...
00:13 2019-06-19

AP Top Stories May 28 P Here's the latest for Tuesday May 28th: A swarm of tornadoes tore across Indiana and Ohio; Missouri's only abortion clinic may close; hospital bombed in opposition held Idlib, Syria; and a rare all white panda was photographed in China. (May 28)        ...
02:01 2019-05-29

AP Top Stories May 30 P Here's the latest for Thursday May 30th: President Trump criticized Muller over public comments, New Hampshire abolishes death penalty, Saudi Arabia's foreign minister calls for 'firmness' against Iran, Merkel receives honorary degree from Harvard.      ...
01:52 2019-05-31

AP Top Stories May 23 A Here's the latest for Thursday May 23rd: Violent tornado hits Jefferson City, Missouri; Evacuations in Oklahoma due to floods; Pentagon has plans for more troops in Mideast; Man rescued from ledge of burning building.        ...
19:52 2019-05-23

AP Top Stories May 24 P Here's the latest for Friday May 24th: Trump sends 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions; Trump feels 'badly' for UK Prime Minister May; A crack has formed in the WWII memorial; SpaceX launches 60 little satellites, more to come.        ...
02:13 2019-05-25

AP Top Stories May 31 P Here are the top stories for Friday, May 31st: Trump threatens to slap new tariffs on Mexico; Mo. judge issues order to keep abortion clinic open; Search continues for river victims in Budapest; Normandy readies for 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
03:26 2019-06-01

AP Top Stories July 8P Here are the top stories for Monday, July 8th: "Canyon of Heroes" parade set for Team USA after World Cup win; Trumps touts record on environment; Epstein pleads not guilty to sex charges; Wobbly first steps for baby giraffe.        ...
04:52 2019-07-09

AP Top Stories June 10 P Here's the latest for Monday June 10th: Helicopter crashes into NY building; Justice agrees to release key Mueller evidence to Congress; Canada plans to ban single-use plastics by 2021 and tree gifted by France dies in quarantine.        ...
13:13 2019-06-11

AP Top Stories July 15 Reaction to Pres. Trump's controversial tweets; Financier Jeffrey Epstein is due in court; Barry leaves areas of the south under flash flood watches; more        ...
19:00 2019-07-15

AP Top Stories July 4 P Here's the latest for Thursday, July 4: Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits Southern California; Washington celebrates July 4 with a Trump twist; Michigan Congressman leaves the GOP; Joey Chestnut snarfs 71 hot dogs for win.        ...
10:13 2019-07-05

AP Top Stories July 8 A Here's the latest for Monday July 8th: Jeffrey Epstein expected in court; Californians warned to prepare for earthquakes; Iran says it will enrich uranium beyond 2015 limits; WWII bomb diffused in Germany.        ...
14:00 2019-07-08

AP Top Stories June 21 President Trump's response to Iran's downing of a US drone: Joe Biden to meet with black leaders, Texas police officer was shot and killed; more        ...
18:26 2019-06-21

AP Top Stories June 11 P Here's the latest for Tuesday June 11th: Attorneys General sue to block T Mobile and Sprint merger; Trump and Biden hold dueling Iowa rallies; Botswana legalizes gay sex; extraordinary crystal cave opens to the public in Spain.        ...
08:00 2019-06-12

AP Top Stories July 1 P Here's the latest for Monday July 1st: Police begin clearing Hong Kong legislature protest; Migrant girl recalls poor care at US border center; Trump not boosted by strong American economy; Robotic art fetches over $1 million at debut show        ...
00:52 2019-07-02

AP Top Stories July 4 A Here's the latest for Thursday July 4th: DC, Trump prepare for July 4th; Trump says administration still plans citizenship question on census; Police shoot, kill man at gas station near Cleveland; Harris clarifies views on busing.        ...
14:26 2019-07-04

AP Top Stories June 15 P Here's the latest for Saturday, June 14th: First mass in fire-damaged Notre Dame cathedral; HK leader shelves extradition bill; Tearful Amanda Knox accuses media of creating a false story; Zoo animals enjoy cold treats as Rome swelters.        ...
00:26 2019-06-16

AP Top Stories June 16 P Here are the top stories for Sunday, June 16th: Pompeo pushing for diplomacy with Iran; Tens of millions in the dark in South America; Hong Kong's chief executive apologizes; OJ Simpson gets on Twitter.        ...
00:26 2019-06-17

AP Top Stories June 17 A Here's the latest for Monday June 17th: Iran says it's boosting uranium enrichment levels; Trump says strong economy drawing migrants to US; Mexico puts troops on routes used by migrants; Tornadoes in Indiana.        ...
13:13 2019-06-17

AP Top Stories August 22 Here's the latest for Thursday August 22nd: Trump says no payroll tax cut; Inslee out of presidential race; Planned Parenthood leaves federal program, warns of consequences; 10 escaped California plane fire.        ...
20:52 2019-08-22

AP Top Stories June 18 Here's the latest for Tuesday June 18th: 1,000 US troops heading to Mideast; Trump says people living in US illegally will be removed; No body cam video of South Bend police shooting; 90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide.        ...
16:39 2019-06-18

AP Top Stories August 21 P Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion.        ...
20:52 2019-08-22

AP Top Stories July 2 A Here's the latest for Tuesday July 2nd: Texas plane crash voice recorder found; Border Patrol chief says employees who violated standards will be held accountable; Man deported from US allowed to return; DC prepares for July 4th.        ...
14:26 2019-07-02

AP Top Stories June 21 A Here's the latest for Friday June 21st: Trump reportedly approved strike on Iran, called it off; Biden to meet with black leaders; Police officer killed in South Texas; Migrant children in a Border Patrol facility described neglect for lawyers.        ...
03:13 2019-06-22

AP Top Stories June 20 A Here's the latest for Thursday June 20th: Official says Iran shoots down US drone; Sacramento police officer shot and killed; Hope Hicks refuses to answer questions; Severe weather northeast of Dallas.        ...
17:39 2019-06-20

AP Top Stories July 5 P Here are the top stories for Friday, July 5th: Trump administration still looking to put citizenship question in 2020 census; Body of missing Utah college student found; U.S. adds 224,000 jobs in June; Chicago aquarium celebrates arrival of Beluga calf.        ...
01:26 2019-07-06

AP Top Stories June 12 Here's the latest for Wednesday June 12th: Trump, Biden trade insults; Japanese Prime Minister going to Iran; Woman charged with illegally entering Mar-a-Lago can act as own attorney; Alleged accomplice charged in David Ortiz shooting.        ...
14:00 2019-06-12

AP Top Stories June 12 P Here are the top stories for Wednesday, June 12th: House committee votes to hold William Barr and Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress; Donald Trump, Jr. testifies on Capitol Hill; Trump to send more troops to Poland; Protests turn violent in Hong Kong.        ...
03:13 2019-06-13

AP Top Stories June 14 P Here's the latest for Friday June 14th: Trump accuses Iran of oil tank attacks; Brazilians begin general strike to protest pension reform; Amanda Knox attends festival in Italy and Pink Floyd guitarist puts some of his guitars up for auction.        ...
01:52 2019-06-15

AP Top Stories July 1 A Here's the latest for Monday July 1st: Trump back at White House after Asia trip; Plane crash kills 10 at airport near Dallas; Massive bomb in Afghanistan; Protests in Hong Kong.        ...
13:26 2019-07-01

AP Top Stories July 6 P Here's the latest for Saturday, July 6th: Crews assess damage after the big California earthquake; Explosion at Florida shopping plaza injures at least 21; Duke and Duchess of Sussex's baby christened; Contemporary sculptures take over London park.        ...
03:52 2019-07-07

AP Top Stories June 13 Here's the latest for Thursday June 13th: Trump: "open to listening" to dirt on opponents from foreign powers; 6 arrested in David Ortiz shooting; more        ...
19:26 2019-06-13

AP Top Stories June 13 P Here's the latest for Thursday June 13th: Two oil tankers were attacked near the Straight of Hormuz, Boris Johnson advances in race for prime minister; Amanda Knox returns to Italy, Researchers aim to retire monkeys not kill them.        ...
02:00 2019-06-14

AP Top Stories July 3 Here's the latest for Wednesday July 3rd: Iran threatens more uranium enrichment; Airstrike hits Libyan migrant center; Asylum seeker ruling goes against Trump administration policy; Military vehicles in DC ahead of July 4th celebrations.        ...
13:00 2019-07-03

AP Top Stories June 14 Here's the latest for Friday June 14th: US military releases video said to be Iranian attack on tanker; Sarah Sanders leaving White House; more        ...
14:39 2019-06-14

AP Top Stories July 17 Here's the latest for Wednesday July 17th: House votes to repudiate Trump; Republican Mark Sanford mulls presidential bid; more        ...
18:26 2019-07-17

AP Top Stories June 19 A Here's the latest for Wednesday June 19th: Trump officially begins re-election campaign; Protests outside Trump rally; Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan steps down; Phoenix holds community meeting on videotaped police incident.        ...
17:26 2019-06-19

AP Top Stories June 22 P Here's the latest for Saturday, June 22nd: Military action against Iran still ‘on the table’; Trump postpones nationwide immigration enforcement sweep; 11 aboard skydiving plane killed in Hawaii crash; Miniature nail art of babies in the womb.        ...
08:39 2019-06-23

AP Top Stories July 9 A Here's the latest for Tuesday July 9th: Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty; Barr says there is legal way to get citizenship question onto census; Texas Congresswoman claims DHS covering up border facility conditions; Bacteria closes Mississippi beaches.        ...
14:52 2019-07-09

AP Top Stories June 23P Here's the latest for Monday, June 23: President Trump beins his UK visit; A man who threw a five-year-old boy from a Mall of America balcony is sentenced; Actor Kevin Spacey makes an unexpected court appearance; "Jeopardy's!" 32-time champion loses.        ...
00:13 2019-06-04

AP Top Stories July 16 P Here are the top stories for Tuesday, July 16th: GOP defends Trump on tweets; DOJ won't charge officer in choke hold death; Epstein accuser speaks out; USA celebrates Apollo 11 mission anniversary.        ...
01:26 2019-07-17

AP Top Stories June 4 Here's the latest for Tuesday June 4th: Trump meets British Prime Minister May; House passed disaster aid bill; Mexican officials in U.S. to fight tariffs;        ...
13:52 2019-06-04

AP Top Stories June 4 P Here's the latest for Tuesday, June 4th: Demonstrators protest Trump's UK visit; Police search for body of missing Conn. mother; NY state becomes first state to ban cat declawing; US soldiers commemorate infantry ahead of D-Day anniversary.        ...
02:39 2019-06-05

AP Top Stories June 6 P Here's the latest for Thursday June 6th: Trump and Macron honor those who fought in D-Day invasion; WHO says it may be missing 25% of DRC ebola cases; Mexican and US hold talks on Trump's tariffs; R.Kelly back in court.        ...
23:26 2019-06-06

AP Top Stories July 11 A Here's the latest for Thursday July 11th: Louisiana prepares for possible hurricane; Labor Sec. Acosta rejects criticism of Epstein plea deal; Patient stabs Boston EMT in ambulance; Hawaii ready to build giant telescope.        ...
19:26 2019-07-11

AP Top Stories July 9 P Here are the top stories for Tuesday July 9th: Four bodies found in and around a home in Ohio, H. Ross Perot dies at 89, Britain's Labour Party calls on next Prime Minister to hold new Brexit referendum, Volkswagen to stop producing icon Beetle.        ...
23:00 2019-07-09

AP Top Stories June 28 P Here are the top stories for Friday, June 28th: Avowed white supremacist sentenced in Charlottesville attack; Democrats criticize Trump for Russia 'meddling' remarks; Supreme Court to rule on DACA case; Hundreds gather for Stonewall 50th anniversary.        ...
06:52 2019-06-29

AP Top Stories June 29 P Here are the top stories for Saturday, June 29th: Trump, Xi hit reset button on trade but slog awaits; Possible Trump, Kim DMZ meeting a 'good thing'; Detective who fought for 9/11 compensation funding dies; London Tower Bridge celebrates 125th birthday.       ...
02:39 2019-06-30

AP Top Stories June 6 A Here's the latest for Thursday June 6th: France hosts D-Day events; President Trump says Mexico trade talks making progress; Big dust storm crosses Lubbock, Texas; Raptors win Game 3 of the NBA Finals.        ...
17:26 2019-06-06

AP Top Stories June 5 P Here's the latest for Wednesday June 5th: Trump: US has the cleanest air, water in the world; Ohio doctor charged in opioid overdose deaths; Parkland massacre deputy arrested on 11 charges and 97-year-old remembers D-Day with 'perfect' jump.        ...
17:26 2019-06-06

AP Top Stories June 5 Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, President Trump and the world leaders gather on England’s south coast to remember D-Day; and more stories        ...
19:52 2019-06-05

AP Top Stories July 10 A Here's the latest for Wednesday July 10: Calls for Labor Secretary Alex Acosta to resign; Obama health care law challenged in federal court; Floods in Nebraska; Heatwave in Alaska.        ...
13:01 2019-07-10

AP Top Stories July 11 P Here's the latest for Thursday July 11th: Weinstein shakes up his legal team; Biden outlines his foreign policy vision; Yeman's cholera outbreak shown no sign of slowing; NJ dog scares off a nosey black bear.        ...
01:13 2019-07-12

AP Top Stories July 10 P Here's the latest for Wednesday July 10: Acosta defends his handling of Epstein plea deal; Kim Darroch, British ambassador to the US, resigns; New holding center for migrant children opens in Texas; Fans cheer World Cup women at NY parade        ...
02:00 2019-07-11

AP Top Stories July 23 Pres. Trump and congressional leaders from both parties are endorsing a new budget agreement; Police and demonstrators clash in Puerto Rico; more        ...
17:13 2019-07-23

AP Top Stories August 24 P Here's the latest for Saturday, August 24th: Emmanuel Macron hosts G7 leaders dinner; Protesters and riot police clash in Hong Kong; Huge fires continue to rage in the Amazon; Coffee growers help reforest Mozambique's Mount Gorongosa.        ...
03:26 2019-08-25

AP Top Stories June 23 The latest for Sunday, June 23rd: Trump: "not looking for war" with Iran but would be "obliteration" if there is; 11 people dead in Hawaii plane crash; Motorcycle crash victims remembered; Firefighters rescue ducklings with YouTube video (Jun 23)        ...
03:39 2019-06-24

AP Top Stories June 3 A Here's the latest for Monday June 3rd: President Trump begins trip to Britain; Vigil held for Virginia Beach shooting victims; Teenage girl attacked by shark on North Carolina coast; Flooding in multiple states in central U.S.        ...
14:13 2019-06-03

AP Top Stories June 28 A Here's the latest for Friday June 28th: Trump jokes with Putin about election meddling; Democrats hold second debate; El Paso bishop protests immigration policy; NASA plans unmanned trip to Saturn's largest moon.        ...
18:13 2019-06-28

AP Top Stories June 3 Here's the latest for Monday June 3rd: President Trump begins trip to Britain; Vigil held for Virginia Beach shooting victims; Shark on N.C. coast;        ...
17:39 2019-06-03

AP Top Stories June 1 P Here are the top stories for Saturday, June 1st: Virginia Beach shooting victims remembered; Momentum for North American trade deal runs into Trump turbulence; DOJ readying an investigation of Google; Plant rescue mission underway in Queensland.        ...
08:26 2019-06-02

Three Collections of Stories in Translation “Rain” (by Mia Couto), “The Sun on My Head” (by Geovani Martins) and “Arid Dreams” (by Duanwad Pimwana) depict landscapes of misfortune around the world....
22:00 2019-07-08

Here's a look at our top 5 Prime stories of the second quarter Hello! I wanted to highlight our top 5 Prime stories of the second quarter. While they all fall within different industries, what connects these stories is deep reporting that truly takes readers inside the companies they care most about. 1) As Oracle's growth stagnates, insiders say that its all...
03:52 2019-07-08

Faye Dunaway fired from one-woman play 'Tea at Five' before Broadway run: Reports Faye Dunaway played Katharine Hepburn in Matthew Lombardo's one-woman play "Tea at Five" during its pre-Broadway run at Boston's Huntington Theatre.        ...
06:26 2019-07-25

Shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.       ...
21:26 2019-06-17

5 Big Stories to Watch in the Women’s World Cup The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 kicks off in Paris on Friday. From new teams to new kits to a new host, here’s your cheat sheet for this year’s tournament. Eyes of the world Women’s soccer is more popular in the U.S. than anywhere else in the world. The dominance of the men&#...
17:13 2019-06-05

Most-shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.       ...
13:00 2019-08-16

How to (selectively) hide Instagram Stories like a pro Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Instagram Stories are a handy way of sharing fleeting moments from your life without immortalizing them on your feed. But sometimes you might want to shield those...
16:00 2019-08-09

War Stories: How This War of Mine manipulates your emotions This video contains some minor spoilers for a non-critical location in the game. Video shot by Dawid Kurowski, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Chances are good that you already have This War of Mine in your Steam library. The side-view, survival-horror adventure game i...
17:52 2019-05-30

Why millennial stories are saving Hollywood After decades of older generations portraying the age group inaccurately, a new wave of auteurs are shaking up the film industryMillennials: avocado-smushing, beard-grooming, selfie-snapping snowflakes, or beleaguered inheritors of a world pre-ruined by their elders? Defining a generation accurately...
11:13 2019-07-20

19 people share their 'coming out' stories Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images Coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or gender non-binary is a personal experience. Not everyone is in a position where they can be certain they will receive support. INSIDER highlighted different personal accounts from self-identified LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay...
22:39 2019-05-27

Overlooked No More: Else Ury’s Stories Survived World War II. She Did Not. Ury’s books about a young German girl were so beloved, readers clung to them through the upheaval of World War II and passed them on to their children. But few knew Ury died in Auschwitz....
18:39 2019-07-10

What to Know About the Folklorist Behind Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark The new movie Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, from André Øvredal and Guillermo del Toro, has kids of the ’80s and ’90s reminiscing about the terrifying source material. Written by Alvin Schwartz—and distinguished by Stephen Gammell’s gruesome illustrations&md...
01:13 2019-08-10

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway with swearing queen, 'handsome' Prince Charles A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
21:26 2019-08-14

Rewriting Greek Tragedies as Immigrant Stories Luis Alfaro, whose latest play is an adaptation of “Medea,” appreciates such “primal” points of origin: “They get to the essence: why we hurt each other, this inability to forgive.”...
13:52 2019-07-12

The Point: Joe Biden's troubles and four other BIG 2020 stories With 218 days until the Iowa caucuses and a record number of Democratic candidates, the 2020 election is already in full swing. Every Sunday, I deliver the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they're ranked -- so the No. 1 story is the most im...
18:00 2019-07-01

Stories Of Children Affected By Drug Addiction VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) – Many people from across the country came together to help children whose families are affected by substance abuse. The Blameless Children event was held at Journey Church in Versailles. It was a free family event dedicated to children who are affected by addiction. M...
03:52 2019-06-09

A New Novel Sees Beyond the Abstraction of Today’s Refugee Stories After two summers volunteering in a refugee center in Athens as thousands of families flooded into Greece, Christy Lefteri found herself wondering what it means to see, and be seen. From the question sprang her second novel, which follows Nuri, a Syrian beekeeper, and his wife Afra, an artist blinde...
22:52 2019-08-22

Murray Bartlett Isn’t Done Telling Queer Stories The Australian-born Tales of the City star talks overcoming the trauma of the AIDS crisis, finding satisfaction, and how the LGBTQ community has changed in the past 50 years....
21:13 2019-06-27

Finance: Transformation stories in Asia, CEE and Africa Banking and capital markets in Asia, central and eastern Europe and Africa have been transformed over the last 50 years, but the change in Asia is particularly breath-taking....
16:13 2019-05-21

Boy, 3, fell six stories. Onlookers used a blanket to save him A 3-year-old boy who fell from the sixth floor of a building in China was saved by the crowd below, which caught him with a blanket, according to state broadcaster CCTV....
21:00 2019-07-31

Instagram intros new chat sticker in Stories, here is how to use it Instagram has just announced a new function that will be available in Stories starting today – the sticker chat. The new feature will allow friends and followers to start conversations from within Stories by tapping on a new icon above a story.With the new sticker option, Instagram users can request...
01:13 2019-07-03

Horror stories mount about delivery workers Cindy Orozco didn’t expect to be punched in the head by a delivery worker when she arrived at her job at Good Pizza in Los Angeles last March. The blow came from an enraged food delivery worker who stormed into the tiny pizzeria demanding, “Where’s my f—ing order.” When she told him it wasn’t ...
11:00 2019-07-22

Not so hospitable – waiters on their restaurant horror stories There was outrage when it was suggested a waiter should pay towards the bill of diners who had done a runner. We asked readers to share their most memorable experiences of working in bars and restaurantsThis weekend it emerged that the restaurant chain Wahaca asked a waiter to pay back part of a bil...
21:39 2019-06-17

People Were Born and Died at Woodstock. Here Are Their Stories Today, planning a days-long event for an expected 50,000 people would likely involve meticulous medical oversight and strict attendance caps. Fifty years ago, when more than eight times as many people than predicted showed up for Woodstock, organizers pulled off the event without either. The result...
01:13 2019-08-10

Public Enemy and the X-Men headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
23:13 2019-06-15

European migration stories told one object at a time Europe wouldn't exist without migration, says the director of a German virtual migration museum. From "guest-worker" recruitment signs to audio cassettes from Turkey, the museum's archive is a treasure trove of stories....
14:39 2019-05-21

| 'I'm here 24/7': Rohingya youths share their stories on social media When Mohammad Rafiq spotted two Rohingya refugee girls dusting their faces with circles of traditional thanaka powder under the warm morning light, he quickly took out his smartphone to capture the moment....
12:13 2019-08-20

Instagram is testing new Boomerang modes and Layouts in Stories Your Instagram Stories could soon be flooded by a greater variety of Boomerangs than ever before, according to Jane Manchun Wong. The app researcher found evidence that suggests Instagram is developing five new Boomerang modes. One called "Hold" adds......
05:00 2019-08-17

Keanu, comebacks and a new console: the 10 biggest stories of E3 2019 Keanu Reeves lent Hollywood glamour to Cyberpunk 2077, Final Fantasy VII wowed everyone and Microsoft revealed (limited) details about Xbox One successor Project ScarlettNext to some of the games console announcements of E3s past – such as Sony’s $599 PlayStation 3, or the Wii U’s confusing reveal, ...
13:39 2019-06-14

Joanna Hogg and Honor Swinton Byrne: ‘We should tell whatever stories we like’ The director of The Souvenir, an extraordinary autobiographical tale set in the 1980s, and Honor Swinton Byrne, who plays her, discuss the relationship with a mysterious older man at the heart of the film“I tried to remember as much as possible,” says Joanna Hogg, the English writer and director, ab...
14:52 2019-08-18

Here's how The New York Times turned their stories into television with The Weekly The New York Times’ new weekly, half-hour narrative documentary series The Weekly marks the newspaper’s first major foray into TV news. Before its premiere on FX this Sunday, we sat down with three New York Times reporters—Caitlin Dickerson, Brian Rosenthal, and Sabrina Tavernise—to talk about the s...
03:00 2019-05-30

Lot by Bryan Washington review – tough but tender stories A bruising, enthralling debut collection of interlinked tales portrays precarious lives in HoustonBryan Washington focuses on his native Houston for his first book, Lot. Houston is prosperous yet, like many cities in the US, thousands of its inhabitants are only one missed paycheck away from ruin. I...
15:13 2019-08-07

Andrew Scheer wants to make sure CBC has enough ‘Canadian stories’ if elected PM Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says if he is elected prime minister in the fall, he'll want to make sure the CBC is telling enough Canadian stories....
00:39 2019-05-29

Cyberpunk 2077 has three origin stories for significantly different playthroughs CD Project Red, the developers of Cyberpunk 2077, like to make big games. You could easily sink hundreds of hours into The Witcher 3 – and it's next sci-fi tinged adventure may well prove to be even bigger.The ambitious neon-noir RPG will let players choose from three origin stories when...
14:13 2019-07-02

What could the next recession feel like? Stories from past downturns are a guide Economists expect the next recession, whenever that is, to be less severe. But what could it be like? Stories from past downturns could be a guide.       ...
17:00 2019-08-23

Jarred Kelenic’s mother is sick of Mets stories about her son Jarred Kelenic will always be tied to the Mets and that doesn’t sit well with the former first-round draft pick’s mother. “It still surprises me seeing him in New York newspapers after all this time,” Lisa Kelenic told Baseball America on Sunday. “He’s 19. He was ...
08:52 2019-07-23

Wildlife Photographer of the Year: stories behind classic portraits Past images are presented here in extracts from a book by Rosamund Kidman Cox, published by the Natural History MuseumThe watchful pelican by Helmut Moik Continue reading......
13:52 2019-05-27

Sri Lanka bombings: three months on, tourism workers tell their stories The Easter attacks hit the tourist trade hard. We talk to five Sri Lankans, whose livelihoods depend on visitors, about hardship, recovery and hopeMay and June are the low season in Sri Lanka, but this year, following the Easter Sunday bombings, tourism ground to a halt. Hotels were empty, beaches w...
17:52 2019-07-19

Switch Owners Share Horror Stories Of Trying To Fix Joy-Con Drift “Joy-Con drift,” which results in a thumbstick that reads movement without player input, has been an ongoing problem for Nintendo Switch owners since the console’s launch back in early 2017. Without large-scale fixes from Nintendo, however, players have taken to fixing their $80 controllers themselv...
01:00 2019-07-18

Edi Patterson and Succession headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
14:00 2019-08-24

Instagram makes it easy to add song lyrics to your Stories Instagram announced today that it is adding the ability to display lyrics when adding songs to Stories. The feature will let users decide if they want to display song lyrics on screen and will give them the ability to edit the text style, animation a......
23:13 2019-06-06

Tidal shares songs as Stories in Facebook and Instagram iHeartRadio isn't the only streaming music service helping you share music as Stories in recent days. Tidal has introduced an option to share tunes directly as Stories in Facebook and Instagram, helping you convey your musical mood to your followers......
04:13 2019-08-21

A marketing firm may have saved your Instagram stories, report If you think your Instagram stories disappear forever after 24 hours ...think again. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
02:00 2019-08-10

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2 It’s been nearly two years since Mindhunter viewers last saw special agents Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) and psychologist Dr. Wendy Carr (Anna Torv), the leaders of the FBI’s early Behavioral Science Unit who broke new ground searching for serial killers b...
05:26 2019-08-21

How the Ending of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Sets Up a Possible Sequel Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Nearly 30 years after the first Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark book hit shelves, a film adaptation of the haunting horror anthology has finally arrived. Helmed by director André Øvredal and produced by Oscar...
14:52 2019-08-09

U.S. Army's Call For Stories From Veterans Backfires Horribly Every so often a PR move on social media goes so badly that it almost feels like fate. Such is the case with a tweet earlier today by the U.S. Army, which asked what the account seemed to think was an innocent question about how serving in the Army impacted veterans lives....
06:26 2019-05-28

16,000 Readers Shared Their Experiences of Being Told to ‘Go Back.’ Here Are Some of Their Stories. After President Trump attacked four congresswomen of color on Twitter, suggesting they "go back" to the places they came from, readers shared experiences of being told the same thing....
19:52 2019-07-19

Jangly Man's gonna jangle in this new Scary Stories trailer The Jangly Man, who Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’s producers described to us as a “composite” of creatures from the original books, is front and center in this new trailer for André Øvredal’s riff on the dark world of Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell. We’re starting to think, though, at least...
22:26 2019-07-23

War Stories: Designing Dead Cells was a marriage of man and machine Video shot by Justin Wolfson, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Is it better to build a game by hand, piece by piece, or to program a computer that can build that game for you? In the cast of MotionTwin's Dead Cells, the answer is a little mix of both. In Ars Technica's latest W...
19:13 2019-07-17

Get the top stories in your industry delivered to your inbox each week. Sign up here. Getty Hello! Business Insider now has a suite of weekly newsletters designed to get the top stories of the week in key industries directly to you, our readers. These are written by our top editors and reporters in areas ranging from tech to investing, advertising to cannabis. Check out the list belo...
02:13 2019-08-22

Financial bullying can ruin a marriage: first-person stories When partners consider finances, when is it ‘my’ money, and when it is ‘our’ money? Guardian readers shared their experiences Private lives: ‘I want to end my marriage but I’m financially dependent’A survey of about 1,000 Americans found that one in 10 would describe their partner as a financial bul...
05:13 2019-05-22

The cast of Broadway’s ‘Ain’t Too Proud’ very proud of show NEW YORK (AP) — For Jeremy Pope, the idea of playing one of The Temptations was a daunting proposition. Thankfully, he got some advice and help from an original Temptation. During rehearsals for the jukebox musical “Ain’t Too Proud — The Life and Times of the Temptations,” Otis Wil...
18:39 2019-06-06

The Morning After: SIM-swap cell phone hacking horror stories Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend. If you don't know what SIM swapping is and whether or not it could be used to attack your email or bank account, then we know which article you should read next. Beyond that, we'll recap......
22:13 2019-06-29

Lions DE Mitchell Loewen recounts helping man whose SUV fell four stories Lions DE Mitchell Loewen, who once helped saved a man whose SUV fell four stories, is fighting through injuries and personal hardship to make the team.       ...
16:26 2019-08-04

The best pop culture of year so far stars in The A.V. Club's favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
15:13 2019-06-22

'Nice skirt, it would look better on my bedroom floor' – your sexual harassment stories Readers share their stories of sexist comments and harassment in the workplaceWhen I was in my early twenties, I organised a meeting with three older male colleagues – two at senior management level and an external PR professional who was working with us on some projects. Continue reading......
05:13 2019-05-22

War Stories: Lucas Pope and what almost sunk Return of the Obra Dinn Video shot and edited by Justin Wolfson. Click here for transcript. Lucas Pope is an important name in modern gaming—not only did he help bring us Uncharted and Uncharted 2, but he's also responsible for the indie smash hit Papers, Please, which managed to pack a surprising amount of storytelling ...
19:00 2019-05-21

Far From Home and the best games of 2019 headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
17:00 2019-06-29

Toni Morrison was our greatest writer, and her stories about race our most essential Toni Morrison wrote about the black experience in an America that didn't want to confront its racist history. And she was the greatest writer we had.        ...
00:39 2019-08-07

World's largest concert piano is three stories high A German-born innovator has crafted what is believed to be the world's largest vertical piano that sits in a concert hall in Latvia.        ...
20:52 2019-08-01

Books about ‘kick-ass’ women might be a pain in one – but we need to hear these wondrous stories Just like men, women want the freedom to be utterly mediocre and then heralded for years to come. But until we have equality, we need as many books on great forgotten women as possibleThe ever-insightful late Toni Morrison once famously said: “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t b...
21:13 2019-08-07

'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' brings spooky spin to horror "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" is a sort of welcome throwback, a horror movie cleverly designed to be more spooky than truly grisly. That leaves it, however, in a bit of a no-man's land, as this PG-13-rated film is still too scary for the tweens that might be drawn to the challenge and not jarr...
18:00 2019-08-09

Refinitiv blocks Reuters stories on Tiananmen from its Eikon platform Under pressure from China's government, financial information provider Refinitiv has removed from its Eikon terminal Reuters news stories related to the 30th anniversary of the bloody suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Beijing's Tiananmen Square....
19:26 2019-06-03

Catch up on 1999 Week and the rest of our favorite recent stories Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:13 2019-08-10

Financial markets' inside stories: 50th anniversary special For 50 years Euromoney has provided unique stories on the biggest events in financial markets, and now we can reveal our secret – we were in the room at the time. Here’s how landmark events such as the collapse of LTCM and Lehman Brothers actually played out. From the imagination of Jon Macaskill....
19:01 2019-06-10

War Stories: How Subnautica made players love being hunted by sea creatures Directed by Sean Dacanay, edited by Jeremy Smolik. Transcript available shortly. In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook school shooting, game designer Charlie Cleveland had a goal: he wanted to make a game that wasn't built around guns and combat. The underwater exploration game he and the folks at Un...
21:13 2019-06-05

Parents turn to Alexa to tell bedtime stories, research suggests More than a quarter of parents are relying on home assistants such as Alexa, apps and voice notes to read their children a bedtime story, research suggests....
17:26 2019-05-23

Chernobyl, Schrödinger’s Cat, and Telegram Terrorists: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Happy Sunday evening! Hopefully the events of the last week have been going better for you than YouTube, which spent an impossibly long time flailing around like a Wacky Waving Inflatable Arm Flailing Tube Man after refusing to remove videos of a conservative internet personality taunting a journali...
07:39 2019-06-10

Interactive border wall mural tells stories of deported A new mural on the Mexican side of a border wall shows faces of people deported from the U.S. with barcodes that activate first-person narratives on visitors’ phones...
02:00 2019-08-10

Listen to Engadget's daily newsletter (and more stories) in audio form! Technology wields more influence on our lives than ever before and there's a lot to take in. To help you get a handle on that, we launched our daily newsletter back in 2016, meant to give you a digestible version of all the biggest stories. Now with......
22:00 2019-08-19

Deadwood and Sir Elton John headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
20:00 2019-06-01

Aural sex: erotic podcast offers stories to stimulate your ears Unlike visual pornography, Dipsea is ‘about your imagination’, its founders sayFor the team at Dipsea, a podcast app that releases erotic sex-positive audio stories, the crucial piece in any of their shorts is the listener’s imagination.In a world where so much of readily available pornography is vi...
08:52 2019-07-22

Push for Ethnic Studies in Schools Faces a Dilemma: Whose Stories to Tell A struggle in California, one of three states creating K-12 ethnic studies materials, highlights some of the fraught questions around the discipline....
21:00 2019-08-16

Stewart criticises Johnson as he says rivals offer 'fairy stories' Tory leadership contender Rory Stewart has questioned frontrunner Boris Johnson's ability to be prime minister, declaring: "Is this the person that you want writing the instructions to the nuclear submarines?"...
22:39 2019-06-11

2019 APME awards honor AP journalists for powerful stories NEW YORK (AP) — Accounts of perseverance in the wake of disaster, deep investigative looks into cyber threats against American democracy, and images that highlighted the human side of controversial political issues are among the stories that have won the 2019 Associated Press Media Editors Awards fo...
23:00 2019-06-17

Lost Proust stories of homosexual love finally published Written in the late 1890s but held back from publication, the nine tales in Le Mystérieux Correspondant are due out this autumnNine lost stories by Marcel Proust, which the revered French author is believed to have kept private because of their “audacity”, are due to be published for the first time ...
17:00 2019-08-08

‘The stories are a bit sinister’: the secrets of London’s hidden rivers revealed Exhibition including skulls, weapons and toilet seats recovered from unseen waterways beneath Londoners’ feet gives new insight into city’s historyWhenever a gap appears in the traffic roaring past the new Bloomberg building in the City of London, it is just possible to make out a little hump in the...
14:52 2019-05-23

Midsommar, Scary Stories, and the horror of realizing your fate is sealed The original poster for Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre asked perhaps the definitive question in all of horror: “Who will survive, and what will be left of them?” For the film’s marketing campaign, that was a rhetorical inquiry. For the horror genre on a whole, it’s just part of the agree...
22:39 2019-08-20

Pitchfork and The Lion King headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
21:26 2019-07-20

How gruesome ‘Scary Stories’ made the leap from page to film Maybe you’ve heard the one about the girl with a spider bite on her cheek. Thinking it’s a pimple, she tries to pop it — and out pour hundreds of baby spiders that have been incubating in her face. That urban legend turns up as “The Red Spot,” one of dozens of gruesome tales from......
09:13 2019-08-09

How the Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Compares to the Terrifying Books Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. If you grew up in the ’80s or ’90s, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, even if you haven’t read it. The three-part collection of haunting short stories, fea...
13:13 2019-08-09

Coating cracks on glass attraction suspending guests 103 stories in the air The protective coating cracked at Willis Tower in Chicago on Monday. The crack posed no danger to tourists, but was scary to some.        ...
00:26 2019-06-13

The Atlantic editor seems to suggest only white men can write long stories Jeffrey Goldberg later clarified his comment, saying white men ‘dominate’ cover stories ‘because they’ve had all the opportunities’The editor-in-chief of the Atlantic, the prestigious, semi-liberal US literary journal, has come under fire for appearing to suggest only white males can write 10,000-wo...
23:52 2019-06-06

Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge!' musical updates score with Lady Gaga, Adele hits Now on Broadway, the "Moulin Rouge!" musical adds pop songs by Katy Perry, Sia and Lorde to the score from the beloved 2001 movie that inspired it.        ...
18:39 2019-07-31

Harold the Scarecrow gets revenge in this freaky Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark trailer Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell’s Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark books will forever be beloved by demented youngsters, even if André Øvredal’s upcoming film adaptation is a total dud. The more we see of it, though, the more optimistic we become. The “Amblin-esque” horror flick’s latest clip no...
03:13 2019-06-04

UPDATE 1-Refinitiv blocks Reuters stories on Tiananmen from its Eikon platform Under pressure from China's government, financial information provider Refinitiv has removed from its Eikon terminal Reuters news stories related to the 30th anniversary of the bloody suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Beijing's Tiananmen Square....
21:00 2019-06-03

Was The Wizard of Oz Cursed? The Truth Behind the Dark Stories About the Judy Garland Classic Thursday marks 80 years since the Aug. 15, 1939, Hollywood premiere of the film classic The Wizard of Oz, the story of a tornado that hits Kansas and transports a young girl named Dorothy, played by Judy Garland, to a magical place called Oz, where she embarks on a journey to track down the wizard w...
23:00 2019-08-14

In Hair-Raising Stunt, Siblings Walk On Wire 25 Stories Over New York Siblings from a famed circus family - the Flying Wallendas - walked a wire strung 25 stories over New York's Times Square Sunday, in a hair-raising balancing act performed across five city blocks....
08:00 2019-06-24

Semen Smugglers, Spreadsheets, and Laughing to Death: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week It’s been a weird one this week at Gizmodo, folks: From hacking buttplugs and realizing our dog photos have personally identifiable information in them to smuggled boar semen and an Arctic weather station hitting nearly 95 degrees Fahrenheit, we’ve been hard at work churning out the content you crav...
14:26 2019-08-19

'Shooting,' 'Bomb,' 'Trump': Advertisers Blacklist News Stories Online Companies are increasingly insisting their ads do not appear near articles or videos that contain any of a long list of words. The blacklists are becoming more sophisticated, specific and extensive. Publishers worry about the revenue hit....
17:00 2019-08-16

Metallic Hydrogen, Toxic Fandom, and the Fifth Dimension: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Lying, tech tricks, and snares, oh my: This week at Gizmodo, our team of reporters and editors hit three different ways consumers are being ripped off, manipulated, or tracked in secret in their everyday doings on the web. Those include “surveillance scores” e-commerce companies use to charge differ...
06:26 2019-07-01

Boy, 3, falls 6 stories in China from apartment balcony, saved by onlookers with blanket A three-year-old boy in China survived a fall from a sixth-floor apartment balcony on Monday thanks to a group of quick-thinking onlookers who used a blanket to break his fall. ...
21:26 2019-07-31

Chaos, hope, change: stories from 70 years of the People's Republic of China Seven decades after Mao declared the beginning of a new era, Chinese people reflect on the dizzying and jolting changes that have forged the modern nationThis year marks 70 years since Mao Zedong stood in Tiananmen Square in Beijing and declared the beginning of the People’s Republic of China. To th...
06:26 2019-05-29

These Siblings Will Walk 25 Stories High For Death-Defying Highwire Stunt Nik Wallenda and his sister Lijana plan to walk 1,300 feet across New York's busy Times Square on Sunday in a live television event that has been six years in the making....
11:52 2019-06-21

Nafissa Thompson-Spires: ‘I wanted to see more stories about nerdy black people’ The African American author on how a 19th-century abolitionist helped her portray life under Trump, living with pain and tackling taboosNafissa Thompson-Spires was born in San Diego, California and studied creative writing as a graduate student at the University of Illinois and Vanderbilt University...
00:13 2019-08-06

What is Fyre Festival? Guests who got scammed by Billy McFarland tell their horrifying stories It was billed as the ultimate luxury music festival for a young, elite crowd. But from a 'Hunger Games' fight for resources to an incident with a sea urchin, festival survivors tell their own awful (and occasionally hilarious) stories to Margaret Abrams...
13:00 2019-06-10

Instagram's latest Stories sticker is a direct link to group chats Instagram is introducing a new feature that will let users start private group messages around specific Stories. The company announced the change on Twitter today. Users will soon be able to add a "join chat" sticker to their Stories. If followers ta......
21:39 2019-07-02

Black Mirror and The Handmaid's Tale headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
17:52 2019-06-08

Despite Some Cool-Ass Monsters, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Offers Only Fleeting Frights With the full force of producer and monster fanboy Guillermo del Toro behind it, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is, undeniably, a lovingly crafted adaptation of Alvin Schwartz’s beloved series for younger readers. But unlike those spooky books, this perfectly fine big-screen version isn’t destine...
18:13 2019-08-08

Guillermo del Toro and André Øvredal on Scary Stories and banned books It’s impossible to think back on Alvin Schwartz’s Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark books without conjuring up the ghastly images of Stephen Gammell’s illustrations in your mind. The eerie drawings have been freaking out children for years, so it was no surprise when monster maestro Guillermo del To...
08:39 2019-08-10

The Cannes Film Festival and Wes Studi headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:26 2019-05-25

Terrifying tales spring to vivid life in Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark Reading a book brings all manner of ghosts and monsters to life in Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark. Monstrous creatures from terrifying tales come to life for a group of teens in Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark, the new horror film produced by Guillermo del Toro. The movie is based on a series...
23:00 2019-08-11

Arcs of future past: 14 classic X-Men stories that would make good X-Men movies The future is uncertain for the X-Men, at least on the big screen. If estimates are to be believed, Dark Phoenix opened softer this weekend than any previous entry in the two-decade-old movie series, which began with X-Men in the summer of 2000 and may very well end here, depending on if that New Mu...
16:26 2019-06-10

Wallenda stunt siblings to walk 25 stories high across Times Square The rope is no wider than his thumb, the height is 25 stories up and the length is five city blocks, but what really concerns aerialist Nik Wallenda about his highwire walk in New York on Sunday is......
01:00 2019-06-21

She moved from Canada to Somalia to tell positive stories, but ended up dead in a terrorist attack "What a blessing to be back home in Somalia after 30+ years away," Hodan Nalayeh posted on her Instagram on May 1 this year, in what she described as "her first Ramadan back home."...
21:39 2019-07-14

Stranger Things and The Blair Witch Project headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
19:39 2019-07-13

Trump blasts ‘Fake’ media, Dems for ‘phony’ stories about detained migrants President Trump in tweets and during an impromptu news conference Sunday slammed the “Fake” media and Democrats for “phony” stories about migrant children being held in US detention centers on the border. The president called a New York Times report about overcrowded and unsa...
01:39 2019-07-08

Poker Bots, Earthquake Scars, and What to See at SDCC 2019: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week 2019 Comic-Con International: San Diego is coming this week, which means our team will be on the ground, providing you with on-the-scene coverage of pop culture and fandom as well as hoping our fellow attendees please, please exercise some acceptable minimum degree of basic thoughtfulness. But in th...
16:39 2019-07-15

A Somali-Canadian journalist returned to Somalia to tell ‘uplifting’ stories. Then terrorists killed her. Hodan Nalayeh was among 26 people killed when militants stormed a hotel. Her death came as a particular shock to the Somali diaspora, where the YouTube star was seen as a relentless optimist....
02:26 2019-07-14

AnnaMaya Celebrates Stories Of Artisans In July Edition Of Lazy Sunday Brunch As a part of July edition of AnnaMaya's Sunday brunch, the restaurant had stalls put up by various local food businesses and artisans and the guests could take their pick from fruit jams, fresh......
15:26 2019-07-24

Saving an Ice Shelf, Lunar Conspiracies, and the Butterfly Effect: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week The third week of July 2019 is past us—and if you live in much of the Midwest or the East Coast, it’s been one helluva hot one with a heat wave breaking one-day temperature records in NYC and conditions in Washington, D.C. and Cincinnati compared to Death Valley and Nairobi respectively. And while i...
10:39 2019-07-22

Writing Cover Stories Is Hard. For Atlantic Editor, Talking About Diversity Is Harder. “It’s really, really hard to write a 10,000-word cover story,” Jeffrey Goldberg said in an interview about writers who can produce marquee magazine pieces. He said his comments were misconstrued....
01:00 2019-06-08

Going To Make This Brand Tie-In Work As Best We Can: 5 Dark And Spooky Horror Stories That Feature Claritin-D Claritin-D gave us a bunch of money to write a sponsored post, but didn’t really specify what they wanted. We thought it might be fun to do some scary stories that involved allergy medicine somehow, so that’s what we went with. It ended up being much harder than we thought, but we tried our best to ...
01:00 2019-06-06

Flying Wallendas to cross Times Square on high wire 25 stories above pavement Lijana Wallenda makes a brave return after a high wire accident broke nearly all the bones in her face two years ago.        ...
03:39 2019-06-24

Catfish Fetishists, Secondhand Vape, and the Mystery of Tape: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Welcome! Welcome to June, which is not technically summer yet so far, but good enough to do the job so long as everyone knows what’s good for ‘em and looks the other way.Read more......
07:52 2019-06-03

Peers, fellow competitors share 15 of the best Mario Andretti stories you've never heard You know everything there is to know about Mario Andretti. At least you thought you knew everything about Mario Andretti.        ...
17:00 2019-05-25

| US abortion fight | US stands by Canada: WATCH the top World news stories for today Protests as court weighs fate of Missouri's sole abortion clinic | Pence says US stands strongly with Canada on 'unlawful' detention of two Canadians in China; here are the top World news stories for today. WATCH NOW....
12:39 2019-05-31

Thomas Haden Church and Sleater-Kinney headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
22:00 2019-08-17

With flowers and personal stories, Japan sexual abuse survivors seek reform Sexual abuse victims and their supporters rallied in nine cities around Japan this week to protest against recent court acquittals of alleged rapists and urge reform of the nation's anti-rape law....
06:39 2019-06-12

What to know about end-stage COPD The symptoms of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) include frequent lung infections, difficulty eating, and shortness of breath. Coping methods typically include palliative care and open discussions. Learn more here....
19:39 2019-06-29

Instagram's new group chats sticker for Stories lets your followers request to join The new feature, called the chat sticker, sits next to other tools like location, mentions, hashtags, polls, music, gifs and others.       ...
16:00 2019-07-03

New Galaxy Notes, Feral Hogs, and a Retired Digital Prophet: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Look, I’ll level with you: I have no idea what to write here. How the hell do you even summarize anything else about this week after last weekend’s terrifying events in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio?Read more......
03:00 2019-08-12

Keanu Stories: fans share unexpected meetings with 'sweet, quiet, nervous' Reeves Outpouring was sparked by a profile of the actor that declared he was ‘too good for this world’ Hands brushing as he picks up a water bottle. A casual chat about motorbikes at the end of night of bartending. A wink in a Sydney cinema. Fans of Keanu Reeves have been sharing stories of unexpected, fle...
12:39 2019-06-04

Scary Stories director André Øvredal steps over to Stephen King's The Long Walk According to Deadline, Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark director André Øvredal has signed on to direct The Long Walk, an adaptation of the old Stephen King/Richard Bachman book of the same name. We still don’t know for sure how good his Scary Stories to be, but he did make the critically acclaimed ...
03:00 2019-05-22

As a WWII vet battles dementia, his family's research uncovers lost stories from his life Carl Thompson, 95, hasn't told a wartime story in years. Newspaper clippings and military records are revealing lost parts of his life to loved ones.        ...
00:26 2019-05-26

Watch: New 'Ad Astra' trailer previews Brad Pitt space adventure five stories high A new trailer for the Brad Pitt starring space adventure, "Ad Astra," previews some of the spectacles the film will present on IMAX screen five stories or taller....
00:39 2019-08-22

Scare at 103 stories: Coating cracks on glass ledge of Chicago skyscraper, worrying tourists The protective coating cracked at Willis Tower in Chicago on Monday. The crack posed no danger to tourists, but was scary to some.       ...
16:00 2019-06-14

Heart-racing video shows toddler plummet 6 stories, bystanders catch him with blanket The scene unfolded Monday in China's Chongqing Municipality and was captured in in gut-wrenching video published by state media CCTV.        ...
22:13 2019-07-31

Flying Wallendas safely cross Times Square on high wire 25 stories above the pavement Lijana Wallenda makes a brave return after a high wire accident broke nearly all the bones in her face two years ago.        ...
06:39 2019-06-24

Bursting Onto the Stage Like a ‘Bat Out of Hell’ The musical based on the grandiose Meat Loaf album shines a light on its songwriter, Jim Steinman, and the many twists and turns it took to get both projects made....
19:52 2019-07-31

‘I did not plan to win stage’, says Zakarin "Ilnur Zakarin (Katusha–Alpecin) surged to glory on Stage 13 at the Giro d’Italia, while Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) endured another difficult day."...
00:39 2019-05-25

Oregon Woman falls 16 stories down building’s garbage chute, sustains ‘life-threatening’ injuries A woman in Oregon sustained life-threatening injuries after falling 16 stories down a garbage chute at a condo building in Portland on Monday, officials said....
18:52 2019-06-18

As the nation grieves two deadly mass shootings, stories of heroism amid the chaos are beginning to emerge (NBC News)  The death toll continued to climb Monday following a weekend of deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Two more victims of the El Paso massacre died Monday, bringing the toll there to 22 who were killed when a gunman opened fire in a busy Walmart crowded with back-to-s...
14:00 2019-08-06

A Narwhal-Beluga Hybrid, Hong Kong Protests, and Jean-Luc Picard: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Another week, another crisis—The U.S. is reportedly launching cyberattacks on assets tied to Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps, including a group of hackers believed to spy on ships passing through the Gulf of Oman and on computer-controlled rocket and missile launchers, in retaliation for a series ...
05:26 2019-06-24

Contortionist Troy James Talks His Journey From Hobbyist to Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark's Scariest Monster One of the most frightening things in the recent adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark might be the Jangly Man, a character adapted from the story “Me Tie Doughty Walker”, who can detach his limbs and reassemble his own body. Read more......
22:26 2019-08-11

Watch the intense first trailer for 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark,' a new horror movie based on a children's book series CBS Films The first official trailer for "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" is finally here. CBS Films' movie is based on the children's horror book series of the same name, written in the 1980s and early '90s by Alvin Schwartz, and illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Now the stories are being adapte...
00:01 2019-06-04

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield rips media for 'click bait' stories about his own Daniel Jones criticism Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield blasted reporters Tuesday after he said a GQ magazine profile misrepresented his comments about New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones, turning the remarks from what Mayfield claims was a more nuanced point about the NFL draft into simple "click bait" fodder....
17:52 2019-08-21

Kyoto Animation’s stories celebrated warmth and belonging. The fire is a tragic loss of life and legacy | Patrick Lum The studio that nurtured creativity and treasured its staff made anime that found magic in the everydayLike many fans, I wasn’t really aware of specific animation houses or companies when I first got into Japanese animation as a kid. Anime, as far as I was concerned, came from Japan: end of story. B...
03:00 2019-07-21

‘Nothing left to go back for’: UN News hears extraordinary stories of loss, and survival as Mozambique rebuilds from deadly cyclones As UN Secretary-General António Guterres arrives in the southern African nation of Mozambique on Thursday for a two-day visit, he will be surveying the damage wrought by the deadly back-to-back cyclones earlier this year. UN News reports from the ground, on some of the extraordinary stories of loss,...
22:52 2019-07-10

Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Called Persona 5: The Stage (clever!), it will run this December in Tokyo and Osaka with actor Hiroki Ino starring. The full cast will be announced at a later date. ...
15:52 2019-07-10

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major tournament is that the country in the very recent past was not very good, and its soccer infrastructure is at an incredibly early stage of its developmen...
02:00 2019-06-10

Tour de France: stage 16 – live! All the action from a flat 177km starting and finishing in NîmesHow the six main contenders are shaping up as end nearsRichard Williams: Alaphilippe allows France to dreamEmail Simon or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 12.57pm BST 158km to go: The leaders’ lead is now at 90sec. The peloton ...
14:13 2019-07-23

Groenewegen comes from behind to sprint to Stage 7 glory "Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen prevailed in a slug-fest finale in Chalon-sur-Saone to win the longest stage of the 2019 Tour de France by a whisker over Australia’s Caleb Ewan."...
05:52 2019-07-13

At Intermission, the Mets Stagger off the Stage The Mets end the first half of the season with another loss and a 40-50 record that suggests little reason for optimism. But the manager isn’t giving up....
04:01 2019-07-08

For Some Coders, Reskilling Involves a Mic and a Stage Tech workers are turning to improv to get better at their day jobs, saying that performing unscripted scenes in front of an audience teaches them teamwork, empathy and confidence....
16:52 2019-05-21

Spice Girls return to the stage The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complaining of "awful" sound problems during the show....
07:39 2019-05-26

Tour de France: stage three – live! Live updates from the first hilly stage; from Binche to ÉpernayWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 1.51pm BST 96km to go: At the back of the bunch, Astana rider Jakob Fuglsang has been getting treatment for an elbow injury which he s...
15:00 2019-07-08

Alaphilippe ready for 'toughest stage' in Tour "Julian Alaphilippe is ready for what he believes will be the \u0027toughest stage\u0027 in the 2019 Tour de France - the moutainous Stage 18. Watch the 2019 Tour de France LIVE on Eurosport 1 and the Eurosport Player."...
19:13 2019-07-24

Tour de France 2019: stage six – live! Follow the stage from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles FillesStage five report: Sagan takes ‘exquisite’ winAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 2.26pm BST 86km to go: Cracking maths there on my part. That’s six different groups. 2.25pm BST 87km to go: Going by the official Tour tracker, ...
15:39 2019-07-11

'Really emotional!' - Trentin reflects on 'amazing' Stage 17 win "Matteo Trentin is \"emotional\" as he reflects on his \u0027amazing\u0027 Stage 17 win at the 2019 Tour de France. Watch the 2019 Tour de France LIVE on Eurosport 1 and the Eurosport Player."...
19:13 2019-07-24

Cycling: More Tour de France joy for Impey with stage win South African Daryl Impey added an individual stage win to his Tour de France happy memories when he prevailed at the end of a long breakaway from St Etienne on Sunday....
04:52 2019-07-15

Bol surprises Norwegian favourites for Stage 1 victory "Patience paid off for Sunweb sprinter Cees Bol, who out-flanked duelling Norwegian rivals Alexander Kristoff and Edvald Boasson Hagen to claim the opening stage win in Egersund …"...
22:39 2019-05-28

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warnings about bad acid...
21:00 2019-08-16

Coquard reflects on 'very tactical day' after claiming stage win "Bryan Coquard powered on to cross the line first, and the Frenchman admitted he had to be at his best to beat Mathieu van der Poel on Stage 2 of the Arctic Race of Norway."...
20:39 2019-08-16

'Shouldn’t we be chasing?' - Thomas’ big mistake on Stage 15 "Geraint Thomas and Team Ineos had a dilemma on Stage 15 at the Tour de France, with How The Race Was Won’s Cosmo Catalano hinting that they made the wrong decision…"...
12:00 2019-07-22

Tour de France 2019: stage eight – live! Rolling report on the 200km stage from Mâcon to Saint-ÉtienneGroenewegen sprints to win as Brailsford cools Bernal hypeEmail Tom with your thoughts on the stage or find him on Twitter 11.14am BST And we’re off... kind of. The flag drops to signal the end of the neutral zone at around 7km, there is ...
12:26 2019-07-13

Tour de France 2019: stage seven – live! Riders take on longest stage, 230km to Chalon-sur-SaôneTour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guideEmail Barry here or tweet @bglendenning 10.34am BST A point to ponder: Ahead of this stage, the riders will have spent 20 minutes or so warming up on their rollers by the team coaches. They’re now engage...
11:39 2019-07-12

Cima gets 1st pro win on Stage 18; Carapaz keeps Giro lead SANTA MARIA DI SALA, Italy (AP) — Damiano Cima of Italy earned his first professional victory by winning the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday, and Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz remained in the overall lead. Cima, who rides for Nippo-Vini Fantini-Faizane, had been part of a thre...
19:00 2019-05-30

Tour de France 2019: stage five – live! Rolling report of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges to Colmar (175.5km)Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guideEmail Barry here. Tweet @bglendenning 3.24pm BST 43km to go: The gap from the breakaway to the bunch is 1min 33sec. The men in front are approaching the foot of the day’s second Category Two climb. Da...
16:39 2019-07-10

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Ott Tanak one stage away from victory Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of victory on Rally Portugal, as Kris Meeke dropped behind World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuville with a costly spin...
13:00 2019-06-02

Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour Peter Sagan burst into life on the Tour de France when he claimed the fifth stage at the end of a 175.5-km bumpy ride from St Die des Vosges on Wednesday....
20:39 2019-07-10

Brothers stage courtroom beatdown of their mom’s killer Two enraged brothers took justice into their own hands at an Ohio courtroom this week — lunging at and pummeling the man convicted of murdering their mother during his sentencing, dramatic new video shows. Dale Williams, Sr., 62, was about to be sentenced Thursday for gunning down 46-year-old Elizab...
18:52 2019-07-12

Tour de France 2019: stage 15 – live! Rolling report of the 185km stage from Limoux to Foix Prat d’AlbisPinot wins stage 14 and Alaphilippe extends lead over ThomasEmail Daniel here or tweet @DanielHarris 12.22pm BST 12.20pm BST We’re on the Col de Montségur, a second-level climb, and Caruso has been yanked back. Continue reading......
13:26 2019-07-21

Trentin jubilation - best of on-board cameras on Stage 17 "The on-board cameras at this year’s Tour de France have given an incredible insight into riding within the peloton, and on Stage 17 it was Matteo Trentin joy."...
05:39 2019-08-03

Stage 17 LIVE - Could it be a day for the breakaway as Alps loom? "Live updates from Stage 17 of the Tour de France between Pont du Gard and Gap, with Felix Lowe (aka @SaddleBlaze). Can Geraint Thomas take time out of Alaphilippe before the hat-trick of big mountain stages?"...
13:00 2019-07-24

Tour de France 2019: stage 17 – live! Rolling report of the 200km stage from Pont du Gard to GapHow the six main contenders shape up for final stagesEmail Nick Ames with your thoughts or tweet @NickAmes82 12.33pm BST Hi @NickAmes82, over here hiding from the score at Lords, and to feel happy I'm not in the saddle in France. Today's abo...
13:39 2019-07-24

Chaves takes battling Stage 19 win in the Dolomites "Colombian Esteban Chaves took an emotional Stage 19 win at San Martino di Castrozza after soloing clear from the day’s break on the final climb, as Richard Carapaz retained the pink jersey ahead of the decisive final day in the mountains."...
20:26 2019-05-31

Ewan overcomes 'suffering' heat to take second stage win "Caleb Ewan (Lotto–Soudal) admits he \u0027played all the scenarios in his head\u0027 having kicked off the final week of the Tour de France with his second stage victory in scorching conditions in Nimes."...
18:39 2019-07-23

Tour de France 2019: stage four – live! Updates from Tuesday’s stage from Reims to NancyRead William FOtheringham’s stage-by-stage guide Alaphilippe wins stage three to take yellow jerseyAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 12.56pm BST 151km to go: The breakaway group is travelling at an average speed of 38km per hour. One of th...
14:13 2019-07-09

Tour de France 2019: stage nine – live! Rolling report on the 170km Bastille Day stage to BrioudeEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 1.41pm BST 119km to go: Commentary chat, from Juan Antonio Flecha on Eurosport, attributing Rui Costa’s travails, and the breakaway’s unwillingness to let him join them, to his generally u...
15:00 2019-07-14

Ewan pulls out of Giro d'Italia following second stage win "Caleb Ewan will press ahead with his preparations for the Tour de France after announcing his withdrawal from the Giro d\u0027Italia following his second stage win of the three-week grand tour."...
10:52 2019-05-23

The games were the star of E3, but gaming PCs were center stage Yes, smartphone gaming is growing rapidly, but for people who want the best possible visuals and the most compelling action, PCs are still the go-to.       ...
17:52 2019-06-15

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt awayA few years ago I watched a comedy troupe improvise an Uber journey through Nudist Narnia. I studied their joyous, earnest expressions. I took in how genuinely happy and safe they...
10:39 2019-06-17

| Saudi Arabia to stage Joshua v Ruiz Saudi Arabia will stage the world heavyweight title rematch between Britain's Anthony Joshua and champion Andy Ruiz Jr, promoters announced on Friday....
02:26 2019-08-10

China Exports Stage Surprising Turnaround Chinese exports rebounded in July thanks to increased shipments to Europe and Southeast Asia, but economists expect the turnaround to be short-lived as Beijing and Washington escalate their trade battle....
11:26 2019-08-08

You Won't Believe Cardi B and Offset's Wildest PDA Moments On and Off Stage Cardi B and Offset are undoubtedly one of Hollywood's favorite power couples. Despite their on-again, off-again relationship status, the Migos rapper and his leading lady shocked the......
13:13 2019-06-19

Cavendish out of Tour, still stuck on 30 stage wins Mark Cavendish won't get a chance this month to overhaul Eddy Merckx's record of 34 stage victories at the Tour de France       ...
16:26 2019-07-02

The Latest: Hamlin gets in front for 2nd stage at Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race in Sonoma (all times local): 1:34 p.m. Denny Hamlin won the second stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race after Martin Truex Jr. pitted right before the stage’s end at Sonoma Raceway. Hamlin didn’t pit, and he beat Brad Keselows...
23:13 2019-06-23

When White Nationalism Takes Center Stage The recent discussion about hate, extremists and the rise of white nationalism represents a significant shift in the national conversation on violence....
04:13 2019-08-07

Lotto–Soudal pay tribute to Lambrecht during Stage 4 "The riders from Lotto–Soudal pay a moving tribute to Bjorg Lambrecht during Stage 4, a day after the 22-year-old Belgian died after crashing at the Tour of Poland."...
23:00 2019-08-06

Tour de France 2019: stage 12 – live! Live updates on stage from Toulouse to Bagnères-de-BigorreEwan silences the doubters with maiden Tour stage winDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 11.58am BST 156km to go: Peter Sagan has gone a few seconds clear of the breakaway group and seems very perky today. His Bora Hansgrohe team, Sunwe...
13:13 2019-07-18

Van Aert: Winning a stage at the Tour de France is above everything else "Wout van Aert labelled his victory on his maiden Tour de France as the pinnacle of his career after passing the finish line by little more than the width of a tyre."...
18:52 2019-07-15

Tour de France 2019: stage 11 – live! Rolling report of the 167km stage from Albi to ToulouseBrailsford keen to ‘twist knife’ into Team Ineos’s rivalsEmail John here or tweet @John_Ashdown 11.12am BST I can’t see anything changing much in these today (fact fans: the yellow jersey has never changed hands on a stage to Toulouse). Classif...
12:26 2019-07-17

Woodland leads US Open at halfway stage "Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot flat stick to the top of the U.S. Open leaderboard on Friday."...
14:00 2019-06-15

Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her premiership....
10:52 2019-05-23

Stage 17 Highlights - Peters powers to first pro win and GC gets a shake-up "Full Eurosport Highlights fro STage 17 of the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia as Nans Peters wins his first ever race and Richard Carapaz extends his General Classification lead over Vincenzo Nibali and Primoz Roglic."...
21:39 2019-05-29

Taylor, Muncy help Dodgers stage another late win over Rox Chris Taylor drove in the go-ahead run with a bloop single during a four-run ninth, Max Muncy hit two of Los Angeles' six homers and the Dodgers won their 12th straight over Colorado by beating the Rockies 12-8 on Thursday night       ...
06:52 2019-06-28

Upcoming Moscow protests will set stage for Russia’s next act Another major protest planned for Saturday in Moscow could embolden President Vladimir Putin’s critics. Or the Kremlin may try to draw a line on the growing number of demonstrations with baton-wielding police....
04:26 2019-08-09

The Latest: Logano wins first stage at Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway (all times EDT): 6:05 p.m. Joey Logano led most of the way and won the first stage of NASCAR’s Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. Logano, the pole winner, held off Alex Bowman fo...
00:39 2019-06-11

Tour de France 2019: stage one – live Updates on Le Grand Départ stage from Brussels to BrusselsWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet 11.35am BST 187 km to go: There’s the rather unseemly sight of a horde of riders taking a comfort break by the side of the road; they must h...
12:52 2019-07-06

Afghanistan Talks Resuming at Crucial Stage U.S.-Taliban negotiations to end America’s longest military engagement overseas entered a crucial stage on Wednesday, as Washington’s special envoy arrived in the Gulf state of Qatar for talks that both sides hope will lead quickly to a deal....
21:00 2019-08-21

Oliver Solberg flies to ERC Qualifying Stage best "Teenage talent Oliver Solberg made an instant impact on his FIA ERC1 Junior Championship debut with the fastest overall time on the Qualifying Stage for Rally Liepāja."...
18:00 2019-05-24

Gloria Estefan: 'I have nightmares where I go on stage naked' The singer on her 1991 accident, the gig she wished she’d played, and her art collectionBorn in Havana, Estefan, 61, emigrated to the US after the Cuban revolution. She formed Miami Sound Machine with her husband Emilio, and had hits in the 1980s with songs such as Dr Beat, Conga, Rhythm Is Gonna Ge...
11:39 2019-06-15

‘We’re here to win’: US democratic socialists move to center stage As socialism moves from the margins to the center of presidential politics, organization faces a new and welcome problem: where to go from here?The last time the nation’s largest socialist organization came together for its biennial conference, congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was serving taco...
21:26 2019-08-06

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Harrowing terrorist survivors’ stories, children first in Mediterranean rescues, Yemen and Switzerland updates, new SDG Advocates speak out Our main stories today: Boko Haram terrorist survivors tell their stories; UNICEF speaks out for children adrift on the Mediterranean; UN health agency pushes to stem dengue fever in Yemen; Switzerland declines sponsorship deal with tobacco firm; new SDG Advocates on the job....
12:39 2019-08-16

Chaves wins Stage 18, Carapaz keeps Giro lead SAN MARTINO DI CASTROZZA, Italy (AP) — Esteban Chaves secured an emotional victory on the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Friday, and Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz remained in the overall lead. It was Chaves’ first win since being diagnosed with Epstein-Barr virus while competing...
18:13 2019-05-31

China scapegoats US to set stage for Hong Kong crackdown China is accusing the United States of orchestrating the Hong Kong protests to set the stage for a military crackdown, a rhetorical tactic that hardens ideological tensions between the rival powers....
01:26 2019-08-17

| Salt and pedal: Astana win opening Vuelta stage Astana struck the first blow on La Vuelta a Espana, sprinting to victory in an opening team time trial played out over a spectacular background of salt lakes....
21:52 2019-08-24

| Singing dad dies on stage at daughter's wedding bash A doting dad dropped dead on stage at a family get-together the night before his daughter's wedding – and nobody told her until the day after her nuptials....
15:26 2019-05-31

Teunissen pips Sagan in thrilling Stage 1 finale "Mike Teunissen pipped Peter Sagan on the opening stage of the Tour de France after an incident-packed finale saw a large chunk of the peloton wiped out by a huge crash."...
17:01 2019-07-06

Mane and Mahrez set to take centre stage in AFCON final "The Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt was perfectly set up for Mohamed Salah to lead his team to the title on home territory and crown his career but Algeria\u0027s Riyad Mahrez and Senegal\u0027s Sadio Mane have stolen the show."...
17:52 2019-07-17

Ewan pips Groenewegen for maiden Tour win in Stage 11 "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
18:13 2019-07-17

Amy Schumer returns to the stage 14 days after giving birth She's back. Amy Schumer made an impressive (and surprise) return to comedy Monday night, performing for a packed crowd at The Comedy Cellar in New York City. Her performance comes just two weeks after she welcomed her first child, baby boy Gene Attell Fischer, with husband Chris Fischer, on May 5....
16:39 2019-05-21

Ethiopian Israeli musicians use stage to promote struggles A wave of Ethiopian Israeli artists has burst onto Israel’s vibrant hip-hop scene, using the stage to promote their community’s struggle against discrimination and police violence...
17:26 2019-07-12

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
16:52 2019-05-28

Stage 13 highlights: Zakarin flourishes, Yates flounders "Russia’s Ilnur Zakarin soloed to glory on the snow-capped Colle del Nivolet to win stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc battled to retain his pink jersey and Briton’s Simon Yates conceded more time to his general classification rivals."...
00:39 2019-05-25

Ciccone wins Stage 16 as Roglic suffers on the Mortirolo "Giulio Ciccone took the stage win on a dramatic and drenched day of racing in rainy northern Italy as Vincenzo Nibali moved up to second in the General Classification."...
17:52 2019-05-28

Britain’s May hunkers down as premiership enters final stage British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her premiership...
17:13 2019-05-23

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year’s Day” unfolds over the first day of January, traditionally reserved for hungover brunches and college bowl games. It’s unusually specific for Billion...
04:13 2019-05-27

Tour de France: Groenewegen sprints to victory in Stage 7 Dylan Groenewegen won the longest stage of the Tour de France in a sprint as Giulio Ciccone kept the yellow jersey       ...
01:13 2019-07-13

How long will a person with stage 4 colon cancer live? The 5-year relative survival rate for stage 4 colon cancer is 14%. Many factors determine the life expectancy of a person with this condition. Learn more here....
03:52 2019-05-22

Hero MotoSports Finishes 2nd In Silkway Rally Stage 9 Hero MotoSports Team Rally rider Paulo Goncalves finished second in Stage 9 of the ongoing Silkway Rally 2019. The ninth stage was one of the most challenging yet for the participants and saw......
17:39 2019-07-15

Field locked in, but stage is still in flux, for Round 2 of Dem debates The names of the 20 Democratic presidential candidates who will take part in the second round of primary debates is now official. The Democratic National Committee and CNN, it’s media partner for the consecutive nights of showdowns that will take place July 30-31 in Detroit, on Wednesday announced w...
05:39 2019-07-18

Danny Cohen, Who Helped Set the Stage for a Digital Era, Dies at 81 A computer scientist who devised the first flight simulator and paved the way for internet voice calls, cloud computing and online dating. (He married her.)...
00:52 2019-08-23

How UN cultural treasures helped set the stage for Game of Thrones From King’s Landing to the Iron Bank, so many of the breathtaking backdrops seen on the smash hit Game of Thrones television series are available for future generations to enjoy,  thanks to a key, but little-known role played by the United Nations cultural agency....
21:00 2019-05-21

Domingo to return to the stage amid harassment allegations Placido Domingo appears on stage at the Salzburg Festival this weekend as he performs for the first time since multiple women have accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the Associated Press...
06:00 2019-08-24

| Vos wins women's La Course ahead of Tour de France stage Dutch cyclist Marianne Vos won La Course race around Pau on Friday after a steep climb towards the finish line took Australia's Amanda Spratt out of the reckoning....
16:00 2019-07-19