Hollywood Academy President Faces Sexual-Harassment Allegations

The 75-year-old Bailey is an acclaimed cinematographer, and has been president of the Academy since August, when he was elected to serve a four-year term. Disciplinary actions are considered by the full Board of Governors. Bailey's election was his... More..

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by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Introducing "wheelchair accessible" routes in transit navigation

In cities such as San Francisco or NY, you can find information online on how wheelchair-accessible the streets and stations are, although it's not exactly easy to navigate those sites. This meant looking a...More..

U.S. students stage walkout against gun violence
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

U.S. students stage walkout against gun violence

Was National Walkout Day pointed criticism of the status quo on school safety and gun access, or was it a pointless gesture that won't affect the overall debate? In all, around 85 Cody High School students ...More..

Without Toys R Us, 30000 jobs, a black hole for toy makers
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Without Toys R Us, 30000 jobs, a black hole for toy makers

It's likely to also liquidate its businesses in Australia, France, Poland, Portugal and Spain. If Toys "R" Us wants to honor gift cards after the bankruptcy filing is complete, it should ask the bankruptcy co...More..

Heartwarming Moment Kansas Family is Reunited With Dog Accidentally Flown to Japan
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Heartwarming Moment Kansas Family is Reunited With Dog Accidentally Flown to Japan

Swindle said Wednesday evening, United has told her they plan to send Irgo on a flight that will land Thursday night in Wichita. But that wasn't the case. The airline said it was investigating the dog's ...More..

'Tomb Raider's Ending Opens Up a Feature Franchise Possibility
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

'Tomb Raider's Ending Opens Up a Feature Franchise Possibility

Fresh out of the action factory though it may be, the new Tomb Raider is already ripe to be remade - as a better movie. But non-gamers might still have an outdated image of Lara Croft in their minds: A video...More..

More snow predicted for St Albans
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

More snow predicted for St Albans

But now the yellow warning has been extended until 10am on Monday, with ice on roads, pavements and cycle paths likely either where melted snow refreezes or where further wintry showers occur causing risky trav...More..

Police looking for two missing toddlers, believe they're in danger
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Police looking for two missing toddlers, believe they're in danger

Police said the children were with Washington when they disappeared and they were dropped off at their grandmother's home in Harvey at approximately 3:45 p.m. They are believed to have been taken by their 40-ye...More..

A Wrinkle in Time's Ava DuVernay to Direct DC's The New Gods
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

A Wrinkle in Time's Ava DuVernay to Direct DC's The New Gods

I spoke with /Film's Jacob Hall, an avid comics reader, about this, and he told me that Kirby's new gods of the universe were "powerful beings with ambitions and hopes and schemes and takes that are downrig...More..

Harry-Meghan wedding gets Queen's official consent
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Harry-Meghan wedding gets Queen's official consent

As Harry is (currently) fifth in line for the throne, he's required by law to secure the monarch's permission before wedding anyone. Alongside the declaration, which was made public Thursday, the queen si...More..

Is This How Amazon Rates Its TV Shows?
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Is This How Amazon Rates Its TV Shows?

Amazon's investment in Prime original shows has enabled these shows to bring almost a quarter of the total viewership from 2014-2017. According to internal documents that were discovered by Reuters , 26 m...More..

Five previous accusers allowed to testify at Bill Cosby's retrial, judge rules
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Five previous accusers allowed to testify at Bill Cosby's retrial, judge rules

Prosecutors tried to have 13 additional accusers testify at Cosby's first trial last year, but O'Neill limited them to just one and barred any mention of about 60 others who have come forward to accuse Cosby in...More..

Katy Perry Under Fire for Forcing Kiss on Idol Contestant
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Katy Perry Under Fire for Forcing Kiss on Idol Contestant

The Oklahoma native had made it clear that he was a kissing virgin by choice during his audition, telling the judges that he was holding out on his first smooch until he was dating someone special. ABC/Mark Lev...More..

Beyoncé, Jay-Z's 'OTR II' tour to visit AT&T Stadium in September
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Beyoncé, Jay-Z's 'OTR II' tour to visit AT&T Stadium in September

March 14 for North American dates and 10 a.m. March 14 for Europe and United Kingdom (all times local). There will be multiple advanced presales, the earliest of which begin on March 14. The powerful musica...More..

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Gets A New Teaser Trailer
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Gets A New Teaser Trailer

The adventure reunites Newt with Tina, Queenie and Jacob, but his mission will also test their loyalties as they face new perils in an increasingly risky and divided wizarding world. Never mind that our heroe...More..

Nicolas Cage Finally Gets to Play Superman, 20 Years After Failed Movie
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Nicolas Cage Finally Gets to Play Superman, 20 Years After Failed Movie

The film was ultimately cancelled due to rising costs and concerns over the script. Lots of outlandish photos and concept art have emerged from the project, which either would have a total mess or one of the mo...More..

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Release Date Possibly Leaked
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Release Date Possibly Leaked

So, 16 years later: Does it hold up? Perhaps the most positive review of the Tomb Raider reboot came from Justin Chang of The Los Angeles Times . Clearly intended as a blender-mix of Katniss Everdeen a...More..

Claire Foy Got Paid LESS Than Matt Smith For The Crown
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Claire Foy Got Paid LESS Than Matt Smith For The Crown

The fact that Foy played, and nailed, the titular role in The Crown makes her smaller pay packet register as a prime example of gender inequality and discrimination in the media. Neither Foy nor Smith have co...More..

Woods, Els to captain Australia Presidents Cup
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Woods, Els to captain Australia Presidents Cup

The 42-year-old is in the field at this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida and said he won't turn his attention to next month's US Masters until after this week's event where he is seeking an incred...More..

A star for Skywalker
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

A star for Skywalker

Star Wars: The Last Jedi might be the final time Mark Hamill played Luke Skywalker, but the star of the franchise wants actor Jacob Tremblay to play younger version of his iconic role if the makers ever re...More..

'American Idol' Reboot Judges Open Up About Reality TV Competition
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

'American Idol' Reboot Judges Open Up About Reality TV Competition

It will be interesting to see if American Idol can regain the stature it once had in its early years. One of the reasons why reviving American Idol is best is that it represents diverse voices across the ...More..

Bad Boy rapper Craig Mack has died, aged 46
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Bad Boy rapper Craig Mack has died, aged 46

Via an introduction from rap group EPMD , he became one of the many proteges of Sean " Puff Daddy " Combs, who released Mack's album Project: Funk da World in 1994. The joint marketing campaign fromSean "Puf...More..

Netflix pays its queen less than her consort on 'The Crown'
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Netflix pays its queen less than her consort on 'The Crown'

The producers insisted the pay discrepancy would be changed for future seasons - however, that will be of little consolation to Foy, who will no longer star in the show. According to Vanity Fair , " The Crown ...More..

Comedian Sir Ken Dodd dies at 90 - just days after discussing comeback
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Comedian Sir Ken Dodd dies at 90 - just days after discussing comeback

The comedian outsold monster hits such as Can't Buy Me Love and I Feel Fine by the Liverpudlian rockers, which were placed in fourth and fifth position in the chart. Comedian Russ Abbot described Sir Ken as "an...More..

Founder Of Givenchy, Hubert de Givenchy Dies At 91
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Founder Of Givenchy, Hubert de Givenchy Dies At 91

Givenchy's partner, Philippe Venet , announced his death via the Givenchy fashion house, saying the fashion icon died in his sleep. "Which is very helpful, when you're making a movie or have a hard scene, at l...More..