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In this Dec. 6, 2017 photo, former U.S. Comptroller David Walker makes a point at a debate at Windsor High School in Windsor, Conn., among candidates ..
Just 20 cities are left standing in the competition for Amazon's second headquarters and the 50,000 jobs it will bring. Now comes the hard part for th..
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Gower woke up to the sound of rain thundering on the roof of her home on East Valley Road. She walked downstairs, where her boy..
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Second seed Caroline Wozniacki saved two match points as she battled back from 5-1 down in the deciding set to beat Melbourne Pa..
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Gower woke up to the sound of rain thundering on the roof of her home on East Valley Road. She walked downstairs, where her boy..
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Gower woke up to the sound of rain thundering on the roof of her home on East Valley Road. She walked downstairs, where her boy..
Peter Fleurat and his partner, Lalo Barajas, wanted to ride out the storm together. Their house on Hot Springs Road in Montecito was in a voluntary ev..
Gower was not concerned. She told her family that she had weathered worse than the storm she believed was on its way, including the Thomas fire — the ..
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Gower woke up to the sound of rain thundering on the roof of her home on East Valley Road. She walked downstairs, where her boy..
Josie Gower woke up to the sound of rain hammering the roof of her Montecito home around 3 a.m. Tuesday. She walked downstairs, where her boyfriend ha..
Snowpiercer isn’t a train that’s easy to get off of, as TNT’s latest TV project attests. Variety on Wednesday that TNT has ordered a Snowpiercer serie..
TNT’s Snowpiercer TV series has been given permission to leave the station. The show, which is based on director Bong Joon-ho’s excellent 2013 science..
TNT has picked up to series Snowpiercer, its futuristic thriller pilot based on the acclaimed 2013 movie of the same name by Bong Joon-ho. The series,..
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes reference to his father Mario Cuomo as he delivers his state of th..
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — In New Jersey and California, top Democratic officials want to let people make charitable contributions to the state instead ..
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — In New Jersey and California, top Democratic officials want to let people make charitable contributions to the state instead ..
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry’s wedding to American actress Meghan Markle could provide a 500 million pound boost to Britain’s economy as tourists f..
Congress has again failed to approve long-term funds for a popular program that provides health insurance for nearly 9 million low-income children, le..
Katie Price has publicly shown her support for the Come Out 2 Play campaign. The initiative is a new movement put in place to help encourage gay and--..
The opening performance of Handel’s oratorio “Joseph and his Brethren” by the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra was cruising through its third hour and h..
The effects of climate change, such as droughts, wild-fires and extreme weather are a particular concern for those living in countries where people ca..
The English man John George Haigh (1909-1949) is famous in criminal history circles as the “acid bath murderer.” Between 1944 and 1949 he killed six p..
MEXICO CITY — Launching in 2012, backed by industry heavyweight such as agents Micah Green and Roeg Sutherland and Mexican producer Alex García, Los C..
The fan-favorite character Jenny, the Doctor’s daughter, is finally returning to the world of Doctor Who. Georgia Tennant (formerly Georgia Moffett) w..
“Animal Kingdom” actor Finn Cole and “Vikings” star Travis Fimmel are set to co-star opposite Margot Robbie in the indie film “Dreamland.” Darby Camp ..
The BBC has set a lineup of new drama and comedy series which are in the works for BBC One and Two in the coming year. Among them are epic WWII drama ..
The run-up to World War II and the conflict itself are the subject of new dramas from FremantleMedia and the BBC. FremantleMedia has sealed a deal wit..
If you're a victim of the Equifax hack, you may be eligible to be part of a class-action lawsuit, but a startup in San Francisco says it has a better ..
If you're a victim of the Equifax hack, you may be eligible to be part of a class-action lawsuit, but a startup in San Francisco says it has a better ..
Another Toronto International Film Festival has been resigned to the dust, and it is time for us to look back on it and remember all the great (and no..
Andrew Haigh’s Lean on Pete is a social realist drama of the highest order, combining the gentle pastoral touch of David Lynch’s The Straight Story wi..
TNT's Snowpiercer reboot has enlisted the services of a Tony winner and Grammy nominee. Lena Hall, who earned a Tony for her role as Yitzhak in 2014's..
Jack O' Connell has reportedly lost his role as fashion designer Alexander McQueen. The 27-year-old British actor was in line to take on the role of t..
VENICE (Reuters) - A lonely teenager takes to the road with an aging race horse he has saved from slaughter, in a movie that premiered in Venice on Fr..
Director Andrew Haigh (C) poses with actors Chloe Sevigny (R) and Charlie Plummer during a photocall for the movie Lean on Pete at the 74th Venice Fil..
VENICE, Italy (AP) — It’s a rule of cinema that a movie about a boy and a horse will tug at the heartstrings. Venice Film Festival entry “Lean on Pete..
Chloe Sevigny strikes a fierce pose on the red carpet while attending the premiere of her latest film Lean On Pete held during the 2017 Venice Film Fe..
VENICE, Italy (AP) — It’s a rule of cinema that a movie about a boy and a horse will tug at the heartstrings. Venice Film Festival entry “Lean on Pete..
When a European director makes his or her first movie in the United States, you can pretty much rely on two things: the camera’s awe at the wide-open ..
Iain Canning and Emile Sherman’s See-Saw Films has set Libby Sharpe as Head of Production, Film and Television, Australia. Sharpe will oversee the phy..
11-11:45: Novelist Ernest Gaines is writer-in-residence emeritus at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. His best-known works — “The Autobiograph..
The Toronto International Film Festival continues to round out its slate for next month. Today the fest named six more gala premieres and 32 special p..
Aaron Sorkin’s gambling drama “Molly’s Game,” Brie Larson’s directorial debut “Unicorn Store,” Louis C.K.’s “I Love You, Daddy,” Lynn Shelton’s “Outsi..
New works from Aaron Sorkin, John Woo, Louis C.K. and Brie Larson will make the trek North to screen at this year’s Toronto International Film Festiva..
The Nasdaq 100 Index jumped as Apple’s market cap rose above $800 billion after its sales forecast revived optimism over the iPhone. Click ahead to se..
Jack O’Connell had never read or seen “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” before he signed on for the West End revival. He didn’t even know that the play was writ..
While many critics and journalists (including our own correspondent, A.A. Dowd) have characterized this year’s Cannes Film Festival as underwhelming, ..
While Bong Joon Ho’s futuristic cult thriller Snowpiercer took place on a train whereby the story advanced car-by-car as the characters moved to the f..
George Clooney’s “Suburbicon,” Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” and Stephen Frears’ “Victoria & Abdul” are headed to the 2017 Venice Internat..
ROME — Darren Aronofsky’s horror thriller “Mother!” and new films by George Clooney and Guillermo del Toro will world premiere at the 74th Venice Film..