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Arturo Castro Thought There Weren’t Enough Latino Characters on TV. So He Decided to Play Them All Himself

On Narcos he was a cruel druglord; on Broad City he was a doting and beloved best friend. On Alternatino, Arturo Castro gets to play both archetypes—and m...

Arturo Castro Thought There Weren’t Enough Latino Characters on TV. So He Decided to Play Them All Himself

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Alternatino With Arturo Castro finds relatable moments in even the most specific types of humor After stealing scenes in Broad City and commanding the screen in the third season of Narcos, Arturo Castro has found a starring vehicle—or twenty. The Guatemalan actor now heads up Alternatino With Arturo Castro, the Comedy Central sketch/variety sho...
08:00, 06/19/2019

Latino characters only make up 4.5 percent of Hollywood speaking roles, study finds Latinos make up 18% of the U.S. population and 24% of its frequent moviegoers, yet they rarely see themselves on movie screens.        ...
13:13, 08/27/2019

The New Mario & Sonic Olympics Game Lets You Play As 2D Characters Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is kicking it old school. The latest installment of the all-star mascot competition, due out November 5 for the Switch, adds ten sprite-based 2D events to its normal selection of 3D fare. Look at pixe...
20:39, 08/20/2019

Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro grows beard so he's not confused with twin brother, 2020 Dem Julián Castro Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro -- the twin brother of 2020 candidate Julián Castro — says he's grown a beard to help anyone avoid confusing the two, which seemingly happens often enough....
20:00, 07/29/2019

Grant Holt: ‘Who would have thought I’d play in the Premier League?’ After a long and winding career that peaked at Norwich and finished with 207 goals, Holt may be one of the last of his kindOn the way to Norwich to interview Grant Holt, he rings me on the train. “Hi mate,” he says in a breezy voice, “you should get ...
15:26, 07/27/2019

Julián Castro questioned Joe Biden’s acuity. But did Castro get it right? An uncomfortable topic that has lingered just below the surface of the primary for months erupted into clear view before millions of Americans on national television....
10:26, 09/13/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Characters: Release Date News and Leaks for all MK11 DLC Characters NetherRealm is expected to keep Mortal Kombat alive for a good few years - and to do so, it'll be adding more and more characters to the game. Here's what you need to know....
19:26, 05/06/2019

Silent Thunder – Remembering Arturo Gatti A decade after the passing of great warrior Arturo Gatti, Declan Warrington catches up with the fighter’s mentor and manager, Pat Lynch, his sister, Anna-Marie Gatti and old rival and friend, Micky Ward The post Silent Thunder – Remembering Art...
00:13, 07/10/2019

Panel: What is your favourite Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti moment? Arturo 'Thunder' Gatti was arguably the most exciting boxer of his generation and is this week the subject of a BN panel question The post Panel: What is your favourite Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti moment? appeared first on Boxing News....
17:00, 07/09/2019

On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy James Slater recounts how Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti began an unforgettable journey together The post On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy appeared first on Boxing News....
10:52, 05/18/2019

On This Day: ‘It’s nice not to go to hospital for a change,’ says Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti after knocking out Leonard Dorin Matt Christie looks back on one of Arturo Gatti's final, and easiest, victories The post On This Day: ‘It’s nice not to go to hospital for a change,’ says Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti after knocking out Leonard Dorin appeared ...
18:52, 07/24/2019

Motorsport Network launches Motor1.com Latino Motorsport Network, the integrated digital platform that is the global destination for automotive and motorsport fans, is delighted to extend the global roll-out program of its premier digital automotive platform with the addition of an 11th edition ...
19:26, 07/17/2019

Trump’s Latino supporters say they’re sticking with him after El Paso shootings The number of backers has remained relatively constant since his election, suggesting there is an immovable core of Latino voters who support the president....
13:52, 08/07/2019

Trump claims his support among Latino voters is rising WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claims his policies to stop illegal immigration are helping his standing with Latino voters, and he is taking undue credit for uniting families who were separated at the border. Trump made the statements in a ...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Study finds films lag significantly in Latino representation A new study finds that Latino representation in film lags significantly behind the U.S. population and that the number of Latino characters in movies is virtually unchanged over the last decade...
18:52, 08/26/2019

New census evidence is ‘smoking gun’ to Latino legislators, activists Latino leaders say new information on how the Trump administration decided to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 census is the “smoking gun” that backs their assertions that the administration sought to suppress Hispanic votes. “You could smel...
23:52, 05/31/2019

Black, Latino Dems torch campaign arm for lack of diversity The House Democrats’ campaign arm is locked in a long-simmering battle with prominent black and Hispanic lawmakers who believe the party committee and its chair have short-changed minorities. Senior Hispanic and black members of Congress have private...
00:39, 07/26/2019

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02:39, 08/13/2019

At Latino Forum, Democratic Candidates Channel Anxiety Over Immigration The event, hosted by Lulac, played out amid fights over adding a citizenship question to the census, the crisis at the border and planned raids on immigrant families....
07:13, 07/12/2019

Black, Latino Dems torch DCCC for lack of diversity House Democrats’ campaign arm is locked in a long-simmering battle with prominent black and Hispanic lawmakers who believe the party committee and its chairwoman have shortchanged people of color. Senior Hispanic and black members of Congress have pr...
14:39, 07/27/2019

Latino celebrities in U.S. issue plea to 'speak out loudly against hate' Actresses Eva Longoria, America Ferrara and more than 200 other Latino artists and civil rights leaders on Friday penned a letter of support to the Latino community in the United States after a mass shooting in Texas and immigration raids in Mississi...
20:00, 08/16/2019

US citizen wrongly held in jail for his skin color and Latino name, lawsuit says Ramon Torres, a Honduran-born U.S. citizen, was illegally held in jail, according to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Louisiana on Wednesday.        ...
22:26, 08/25/2019

Latino actors make up 4.5% of speaking roles in Hollywood, study finds New study examining representation in the top 100 films from the last decade shows community is largely ignored on the big screenA new report has found that in the top 100 Hollywood films from 2007 through 2018, only 4.5% of all speaking characters w...
18:26, 08/26/2019

Trump’s Reelection Campaign Is Trying to Woo Latino Voters While Threatening to Purge America of Latinos President Trump is nothing if not tone deaf. Somehow, Trump pulled favorable numbers with Hispanic voters in 2016, and now the president’s campaign to steal the White House in 2020 has its eyes set on pulling the Hispanic vote while simultaneously th...
17:26, 06/20/2019

‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’ brings positive Latino roles to the big screen Actors Isabela Moner and Eugenio Derbez know the "Dora the Explorer" film adaptation explores largely uncharted territory for Latino representation in Hollywood....
14:39, 08/09/2019

NYPD Detectives Racially Profiled Over 360 Black and Latino Men While Searching for Howard Beach Killer Just two weeks after Chanel Lewis, 22, was sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing Howard Beach jogger Karina Vetrano, shocking new details have emerged about the initial manhunt that left black and Latino men stripped of dignity, if ...
23:00, 05/10/2019

‘We Will Not Be Broken.’ America Ferrera and Other Latino Stars Release Poignant Letter After El Paso Shooting More than 200 Latino activists, entertainers and community leaders — including actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria — have written a public letter to their “Familia Latina,” consoling them in the wake of targeted mass sh...
12:26, 08/16/2019

MLB, long expecting Latino players to learn English, is finally beginning to speak their language In a sport filled with Spanish-speaking players and language barriers, "the burden has been one way, and all on the Latin players, for too long," one player said....
04:39, 06/05/2019

Trump campaign looks to gain support with Latino voters despite president’s harsh approach to immigration Aides and advisers said the effort to court Latino voters reflects the need to expand the president’s base of support beyond his most fervent backers....
03:52, 06/30/2019

The Premier League Was Decided In 11 Minutes In the end, it truly is the hope that kills you. When Sadio Mané scored for Liverpool early on in their game against Wolves, it was the start of a frustrating but ultimately fruitful game. The Reds brought it to the surprise seventh-place finishers, ...
00:13, 05/14/2019

Why Jim Parsons Decided He Was Done With The Big Bang Theory Sometimes, even if you're the star of one of the most popular shows on TV, you just want to do something else. It was Jim Parsons' decision to walk away from CBS' The Big......
03:52, 05/16/2019

Ministers Decided. Who Will Be The Big 4? Suspense Builds As call-ups confirmed who will be minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government, speculation focused on the Big Four in the new cabinet - the Home Ministry, Finance Ministry, Defence......
14:13, 05/30/2019

UN says Tunisian court has decided to release UN expert UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. says it was informed that a Tunisian appeals court has decided to release Mocef Kartas, a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions against Libya, who was arrested following his arrival in Tunis on March 26. U.N. spokesman Steph...
23:00, 05/21/2019

A caddie decided to see how bad he could be at golf. Things got ugly. He appeared to shoot away from the hole and, his playing partner said, "he said he that he wanted to shoot the highest recorded score in USGA history."...
23:13, 07/17/2019

DOE has decided many lightbulbs don’t have to meet efficiency standards Enlarge (credit: Gordon Wrigley / Flickr) Among the stranger subjects that has been caught up in the political wars raging in the United States is the lowly lightbulb. Back in the George W. Bush administration, a law was passed that set efficiency ...
00:39, 09/06/2019

Nicki Minaj: ‘I’ve decided to retire’ from music NBC NEWS – Grammy-nominated artist Nicki Minaj sent fans into a tailspin Thursday after she announced that she would be retiring. Minaj, 36, claimed on her Twitter account she was planning to retire in order to start a family, all amid the back...
05:26, 09/06/2019

Japan Display says Taiwan's TPK decided against investing Japan Display Inc on Monday said it has received notice from TPK Holding Co Ltd that the Taiwanese flat screen maker has decided against investing in the Apple Inc supplier....
06:00, 06/17/2019

Fate of India-Pak Davis Cup tie to be decided after Monday The All India Tennis Association will discuss its concerns over next month's Davis Cup tie between India and Pakistan with security advisers from the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Monday, AITA General Secretary Hironmoy Chatterjee has said...
15:14, 08/15/2019

Trump Says Moore Decided to Withdraw From Fed Process President Trump said Stephen Moore withdrew from consideration for a position on the Fed board, the second of his would-be nominees to do so after Republican senators expressed concerns about the pick....
23:39, 05/02/2019

Why Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas Decided to Marry in Las Vegas Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner are officially husband and wife! The Jonas Brothers star and the Game of Thrones actress tied the knot on Wednesday night in a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas.......
10:39, 05/03/2019

'God decided to take them together': El Paso funeral for couple married for 60 years Raul and Maria Flores’s three children tell their parents’ story as a devastated community bands together to healRelatives and friends cried and held each other as they paid their last respects Monday during a funeral for Raul and Maria Flores, a cou...
02:13, 08/13/2019

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM — here's why they're striking (GM) GM The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down. GM's 46,000 UAW-represented workers could take to the picket lines. The UAW has been bristling for a strike since early 2019, when GM ...
22:39, 09/15/2019

Champions League: Where Dortmund's clash with Barcelona could be decided Borussia Dortmund host Barcelona in their opening Champions League Group F match. With Messi an injury doubt, players from both sides will get their chance to step into the limelight....
21:13, 09/16/2019

Why Yankees decided to give struggling Aaron Hicks a day off Aaron Hicks wasn’t in Yankees manager Aaron Boone’s lineup Thursday night, but it had nothing to do with a physical problem for the switch-hitting center fielder who has been off the IL since May 14, but hasn’t found a groove at the plate. In 27 game...
11:26, 06/21/2019

Fate Of 134 Candidates From 12 Seats To Be Decided Today In Rajasthan Two former Olympians, one former IAS and one former IPS officer, and two seers are among the 134 candidates whose fate will be decided by voters in Rajasthan's 12 Lok Sabha seats that will go to the......
21:39, 05/05/2019

The Kentucky Derby Was Decided By Some Video Replay Bullshit For a brief moment on Saturday, Luis Saez felt an immense happiness that can only overcome someone that has achieved one of the greatest accomplishments of their life. He had won the Kentucky Derby with his horse, Maximum Security, by one-and-a-half ...
05:00, 05/05/2019

DNB says it has not decided whether to sell Oslo Bors stake to Euronext Norway's DNB will meet with Euronext before deciding whether to sell its 20% stake in Oslo Bors VPS to the pan-European stock market operator, the bank said on Monday....
09:39, 05/27/2019

Fate of Iranian supertanker held by Gibraltar to be decided A court hearing in Gibraltar on Thursday could pave the way for the release of an Iranian super tanker after Iran said Britain would soon release the vessel....
09:39, 08/14/2019

Barr Says Mueller Could Have Decided Whether Trump Committed a Crime The attorney general reiterated his view that the special counsel should not have conducted an investigation if he did not plan to make a prosecutorial decision....
03:13, 05/31/2019

France's Macron sees three EU posts decided at Summit, ECB later French President Emmanuel Macron said that three of the European Union's top positions should be decided at a meeting of EU leaders on Sunday, with a decision on the next head of the European Central Bank likely to be taken at a later date....
16:52, 06/30/2019

Rahul Gandhi Congratulates PM Modi And BJP, Says "People Have Decided" Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said he accepted the people's decision and congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP on their terrific win. "The public has clearly given its......
15:52, 05/23/2019

Wolff: Bottas's Mercedes F1 future to be decided in August Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff says a decision on whether or not the team will retain Valtteri Bottas for the 2020 season will be taken during the August break...
17:52, 07/26/2019

‘I smell like a broad on a bender’ – why I decided to tie-dye my clothes with wine Faced with a dramatic red-wine spillage, a racegoer at Ripon managed to fashion a style solution, involving four more glasses of plonk and a bathroom sink. Our reporter gives it a goAll hail Mia Williamson, an icon of our times, who stepped in when h...
20:00, 07/23/2019

Trump says he hasn’t decided who will replace Sarah Huckabee Sanders Don’t plan on seeing The Mooch behind the White House press room lectern anytime soon. President Trump on Friday said he has not decided who will replace Sarah Huckabee Sanders – whom he called a “warrior” — as press secretary. But when asked i...
21:26, 06/14/2019

Sorry, ‘Friends’ fans: WarnerMedia has decided to pull its shows from Netflix At a conference in Boston on Tuesday, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson just confirmed what many Netflix fans have long feared — that the streaming giant may eventually lose some of the most popular third-party shows that it licenses, like Friends, E...
05:13, 05/15/2019

A Lightning Strike Decided the Fluke NASCAR Winner at Daytona NASCAR races at Daytona International Speedway are often unpredictable, since roughly 40 cars race in a giant, turbulent pack that could go tumbling down the track like a Jenga tower at any time. But Sunday’s race was unpredictable in a different wa...
05:13, 07/09/2019

The Night The Dodgers And Pirates Decided To Hold Their Brawl Off The Field Sagging through the dog days, the Dodgers needed a jolt. Luckily, they had an ideal jolter in their clubhouse. Reggie Smith wasn’t the same player he’d been even recently, his damaged shoulder leaving him unable to throw and limiting him to pinch-hit...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Why Liam Hemsworth Decided to File For Divorce From Miley Cyrus Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus' split is moving forward. E! News has confirmed that the Hunger Games actor has filed for divorce from "Mother's Daughter" singer, citing......
23:52, 08/21/2019

Premier League title 2018-19: 10 games that decided its destiny A screamer by Manchester City’s Kompany and Liverpool’s slip when able to go seven points clear feature on our listThe teams are level seven games in. City play with restraint after two defeats at Anfield the previous season, 3-0 (in the Champions Le...
22:39, 05/12/2019

Why Jessica Alba Decided to Go to Therapy With 10-Year-Old Daughter Honor Jessica Alba wants to talk it out. The L.A.'s Finest star and Honest Company mogul is improving her parenting in a way that veers from her own upbringing. As she reportedly shared......
19:26, 06/03/2019

Why Salesforce decided to open source its Lightning Web Components framework Salesforce's Ryan Schellack spoke with TechRepublic about the company's announcement to open source its Lightning Web Components framework and build a community of developers around its platforms....
22:26, 06/14/2019

Trump says he has not decided whether to put tariffs on remaining $325 billion in Chinese goods Trump also confirmed that he plans to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President president Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Japan in late June....
21:13, 05/13/2019

Jack Del Rio Was At The Buffet When The Jaguars Decided To Draft Blaine Gabbert Usually we only get to hear the juicy stories behind NFL Draft machinations when someone wants to brag, about finding a hidden gem or putting one over on another team, but in all cases, it involves a successful pick. Well, this is not that, but it’s ...
19:39, 06/26/2019

More than 150 Latino actors, writers pen 'letter of solidarity' amid fears America Ferrera and Eva Longoria have written a "letter of solidarity" to Latinos after the shooting in El Paso and a Mississippi immigration raid.        ...
00:26, 08/17/2019

How three Latino-led shows are shaking up summer TV, including 'Grand Hotel' "Los Espookys," "Alternatino" and "Grand Hotel" are wildly different new TV shows, but all feature Latinx actors and producers at the helm.        ...
09:26, 06/18/2019

Too Few Black and Latino Students Get Into NYC’s Gifted and Talented Programs, So NYC Considers Dumping the Programs In an effort to end the underrepresentation of black and Latino children in gifted and talented programs throughout New York City’s public schools, a mayoral advisory panel says the city should just get rid of the programs....
14:52, 08/29/2019

A gas station clerk told Latino shoppers 'ICE will come' to get them. He lost his job A video shows a Mobil gas station clerk in Naperville, Illinois, questioning the citizenship of Latino customers, warning them that "ICE will come."        ...
23:39, 07/18/2019

'We hold some power': How three Latino-led shows are shaking up summer TV "Los Espookys," "Alternatino" and "Grand Hotel" are wildly different new TV shows, but all feature Latinx actors and producers at the helm.        ...
18:39, 06/13/2019

Julián Castro on Immigration Mr. Castro, a former housing secretary and San Antonio mayor, was the first Democratic candidate in the 2020 campaign to release an immigration plan....
04:39, 06/27/2019

Everyone Is Freaking Out About Julián Castro Julián Castro struck a nerve with his direct and repeated questioning of Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate on Thursday, and now lots of people are all freaked out about it....
22:39, 09/13/2019

President Trump Has Decided Not to Impose New Tariffs on Cars and Auto Parts – for Now (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting talks with European nations and Japan. Trump announced his decision t...
16:52, 05/17/2019

I have decided to embrace my family’s traditions and go to a cricket match | Coco Khan I finally understand the appeal – it’s the pleasure of slowness, of enjoying the heat of the sun, the sound of leather on willowI have a complex relationship with cricket. For years I associated it with tortuous summers in which male relatives comman...
17:26, 06/21/2019

Three sisters who all work as teachers in the state of Maine have decided to retire at the same time (WCSH) Three sisters, who all work as teachers in the state of Maine, have decided to retire at the same time. Cecile LaPlante, Theresa LaPlante and Sue Donovan will be retiring at the end of this school year after working in education for a combined...
07:39, 06/21/2019

Ginsburg suggests many 'most-watched' Supreme Court cases could be decided by 1 vote Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg suggested Friday that a number of the 27 rulings left before the court’s nine-month term finishes at the end of June could be decided by a one-vote margin, according to reports....
18:39, 06/08/2019

Delayed Galaxy Fold's fate will be decided 'in a couple of days', says Samsung CEO Originally set to release on April 26, Samsung's highly-anticipated Galaxy Fold was indefinitely put on hold after a number of early review models experienced serious problems relating to the foldable phone's main screen.Now, just days afte...
04:52, 05/10/2019

Marvel just revealed how Iron Man’s tragic fate was decided in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Yes, Tony Stark aka Iron Man died in Avengers: Endgame, marking one of the most heartbreaking moments of the entire film. This shouldn’t be a spoiler anymore given the massive audience the film had in the more than three months since it hit the...
00:13, 08/13/2019

W Series reversed grid Assen race order decided with Chadwick last A second non-championship W Series race at Assen will run with an entirely reversed grid with Williams Formula 1 development driver Jamie Chadwick starting last...
01:39, 07/21/2019

Why the New York Jets decided to sit Le'Veon Bell for the rest of the preseason New York Jets coach Adam Gase has made up his mind: Le'Veon Bell will not play until the regular-season opener on Sept. 8 vs. the Buffalo Bills.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Julián Castro Go to Sleep Man What the Hell Julián Castro had a great night last night. The former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and mayor of San Antonio distinguished himself on an extremely crowded debate stage mostly by dismantling Beto O’Rourke on live TV. He celebrated this b...
20:13, 06/27/2019

Murray State Only Discovered Ja Morant Because A Coach On A Recruiting Trip Decided To Go For A Snack By now you’re probably aware that Ja Morant, one of the top players heading into this year’s NBA Draft, was not the most heralded prospect coming out of high school. Though he averaged 27 points, eight rebounds and eight assists through his junior an...
23:52, 06/15/2019

Algeria deserved their Afcon triumph but a shame they decided to win ugly | Jonathan Wilson Djamel Belmadi’s side were exciting throughout the tournament yet allowed their verve to take a back seat to time-wasting and diving to edge out Senegal 1-0 in the finalWhy do Algeria make it so hard for themselves? They have been the best team at th...
02:26, 07/20/2019

Final Wheel Movement Decided Controversial Penalty That Undid Ferrari's F1 Win: Report The Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday began as a welcome break from the norm in Formula One, with a car finally giving Mercedes, which has won every race this year, a real challenge—a beatdown, even. But the race ended with Mercedes on top yet again, by...
19:26, 06/10/2019

The Moment Liam Hemsworth Decided it ''Was Time'' to File for Divorce From Miley Cyrus Liam Hemsworth knew his marriage reached a point of no return when he saw Miley Cyrus kissing Kaitlynn Carter, a source tells E! News. In the aftermath of their devastating split, friends......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Vincent Kompany's Man City future will be decided after FA Cup Final, Pep Guardiola confirms Vincent Kompany scored the goal that has put Manchester City on the brink of the Premier League title – but will still have to wait to learn if he has a future at the club....
01:00, 05/07/2019

Why Naomi Scott Decided to Bring Her ''Own Flavor'' to Princess Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin "No matter what you do, you will get criticized." Preach, Naomi Scott! As Disney's Aladdin is set to hit theaters on May 24, the 26-year-old actress shared what it was like to......
01:26, 05/23/2019

Julián Castro Knows Just How to Get His Message to Trump—Take Out an Ad on Fox News Democratic presidential candidate and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro said “fuck it” to hoping Donald Trump hears his cries and took his message straight to the man by posting an ad on Trump’s personal YouTube channel, Fo...
21:26, 08/13/2019

Julián Castro Wants to Decriminalize Border Crossings All of the candidates on last night's debate stage, except Beto O'Rourke, joined Castro in support of making illegal border crossing a civil offense....
17:13, 06/27/2019

What to Look for in Julián Castro’s Fox News Event Tonight Mr. Castro, a former housing secretary, will speak at a Fox News town-hall event on Thursday, becoming the latest Democratic candidate to take the network for a spin....
23:52, 06/13/2019

Julián Castro Finally Had His Big Moment at the First Debate Julián Castro has been a rising star in the Democratic Party since at least 2012, but it took him until Wednesday’ night’s presidential primary debate to finally catch the spotlight. Since launching his campaign, the former San Ant...
10:13, 06/27/2019

Why Julián Castro’s Obama Moment Didn’t Last As a young mayor, he was given a prime-time speaking spot at the 2012 Democratic Convention. He is still trying to get from that stage to a bigger one....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Fidel Castro's Crocodile Attacks Man During Party A man was bitten by a crocodile that once belonged to Cuban leader Fidel Castro. The elderly man had been attending a private party at the Skansen Aquarium in Stockholm, Sweden, when the incident......
06:26, 08/24/2019

Dean Cain to play FBI agent and Trump nemesis Peter Strzok in play Dean Cain will play Peter Strzok, the disgraced FBI agent and nemesis of President Trump, in a stage play based on anti-Trump text messages between Strzok and former FBI counsel Lisa Page....
07:00, 05/23/2019

Video games: More women play now than teen boys do, millennials and boomers play, too Enjoying video games isn't exclusively for pre-pubescent boys or millennials. The term "gamer" includes many of us across generations and genders.       ...
16:00, 07/05/2019

Cleveland Cavaliers play-by-play announcer Fred McLeod dies at 67 Cleveland Cavaliers play-by-play announcer Fred McLeod died late Monday night at the age of 67, the Cavaliers announced Tuesday.       ...
23:13, 09/10/2019

Arizona football, other sports extend radio agreements for play-by-play TUCSON – Learfield IMG College and Arizona Athletics have extended their radio agreement with Cumulus Media for an additional five years. With this relationship, the Cumulus Radio family of stations in Tucson will continue to be the local home ...
02:13, 06/22/2019

Baseball play-by-play announcer snags foul ball from the booth What a play by the play-by-play guy! An announcer for the Atlantic League’s Somerset Patriots became part of the action Wednesday night when he bare-handed a screaming foul ball behind home plate during the team’s game against the High Point Rockers ...
16:13, 05/17/2019

Carrie Jones: too young to play for Cardiff but set to play for Wales Women | Suzanne Wrack As a 15-year-old Carrie Jones must wait for her Cardiff City debut but after a senior call-up she could feature in Euro 2021 qualifiers against the Faroes and Northern IrelandIt is a surreal situation. Ineligible to play for her club until her 16th b...
19:39, 08/29/2019

A Michigan congressperson said Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency reminded him of a 'platypus' but then decided it was more like a traveler's check (FB) Bill Clark/Getty Images David Marcus, head of Facebook's cryptocurrency efforts, testified at a House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services hearing about Libra, the social network's forthcoming cryptocurrency. Rep. Bill Huizenga used hi...
03:39, 07/18/2019

Iran's foreign minister invited to White House, Tehran decided against visit: report Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reportedly received an invitation to meet President Trump in the White House last month but Tehran decided against such meeting....
20:39, 08/03/2019

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
19:52, 05/23/2019

Kevin Burkhardt was the answer to Mets’ play-by-play dilemma The answer to when the TV voice of the Mets, Gary Cohen, has days off in the future is so obvious it hurts. Bring back Kevin Burkhardt to call the games. Burkhardt, who received his big TV break from SNY, was as good a sideline reporter as we have ev...
01:26, 08/22/2019

'Tannhäuser' at the Bayreuth Festival Theater: A play within a play, inside and outside What is the nature of love? The central question posed in the story line of Richard Wagner's opera "Tannhäuser" is vividly related in the new production opening this year's Bayreuth opera festival....
06:39, 07/26/2019

Julian Castro unveils $10 trillion environmental plan Democratic presidential hopeful Julian Castro unveiled Tuesday a $10 trillion plan to fight for environmental justice, resilience and jobs amid climate change....
23:13, 09/03/2019

Julian Castro under fire for questioning Joe Biden’s memory Julián Castro went too far with his crack about 76-year-old Joe Biden’s memory during Thursday’s debate, several of his fellow 2020 Democratic contenders said, with one calling it “not cool,” and “so personal and so unnecessary.” The former Housing a...
22:13, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro: Obama had 'compassion' for immigrants, Trump does not Julian Castro, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary under former President Barack Obama, claimed on Thursday that the previous administration was unlike President Trump's in that it was concerned and compassionate towards immigrants....
02:39, 06/14/2019

A man was bitten in the arm by Fidel Castro's old crocodile in Sweden The man, who was in his mid-70s, was attending a crayfish party — a summer celebration customary in Sweden — at Stockholm's Skansen Aquarium.        ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Julian Castro says his beef with Beto O’Rourke isn’t personal WASHINGTON – Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro walked back comments he made that suggested he believed fellow Texan Beto O’Rourke’s presidential campaign was toast. “No, of course not,” Castro responded Sunday when CN...
22:13, 06/30/2019

Castro says 'one person' is responsible for El Paso massacre: 'the shooter' Shortly after New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker said President Trump is "responsible" for Saturday's deadly mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, another Democratic presidential contender, Julian Castro said "there's one person that's responsible directly" for ...
08:13, 08/05/2019

Sticking It Out: This Couple Has Decided To Stay In Their Two-Person Horse Costume Until Their Children Finish High School Most parents want to give their children the best life possible, which often means sacrificing their own happiness and comfort for the benefit of their kids. Such sacrifices are never easy, but they’re usually what’s best for the children, which is e...
20:26, 06/06/2019

The first and last outfits of 10 characters on 'Friends' NBC "Friends" ran from 1994 to 2004 and quickly became a pop-culture phenomenon, making major stars out of its ensemble cast. Each of the characters went through a fashion evolution throughout the series' decade-long run, going from classic '90s fas...
04:13, 07/20/2019

Julian Castro’s twin brother grew a beard to avoid mix-ups Presidential candidate Julian Castro is often mistaken for his identical twin brother, Joaquin, but now there’s a whisker of a difference between the two. The 44-year-old siblings travel together on the campaign trail, where Julian, a former federal ...
04:39, 07/29/2019

Texas Democrat switches endorsement to Biden from Julian Castro ​WASHINGTON – Former HUD head and 2020 candidate Julian Castro lost a key congressional endorsement Sunday to former Vice President Joe Biden. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, a Democrat from Castro’s home state of Texas, said on CNN’s “State of the Unio...
00:13, 09/16/2019

Berrios, Castro carry AL-leading Twins past Astros 8-2 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Berrios won his fourth straight start, Jason Castro homered off former battery mate Brad Peacock and drove in four runs, and the AL-leading Minnesota Twins beat the Houston Astros 8-2 on Thursday afternoon. Backed by a six-run...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Julián Castro Wants to Stop Police Brutality by Getting Rid of Qualified Immunity “Qualified immunity” refers to one of the most powerful federal laws that protects police officers from personal liability in cases of deadly force. But if Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has his way, the doctrine will be scrapped if ...
02:26, 06/19/2019

Sen. John Kennedy: 2020 Dems sounded like 'Castro without the beard' The Democratic presidential candidates praised left-wing policies to the extent they sounded like the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, according to Sen. John Kennedy, R-La....
07:26, 06/29/2019

Julián Castro Unveils Education Plan With Focus on Universal Pre-K Mr. Castro’s sweeping plan would also eliminate tuition at public universities and community colleges and overhaul the student-debt repayment process....
21:39, 05/13/2019

Castro Questions Biden’s Memory at Debate: ‘Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?’ Julián Castro accused the former vice president of contradicting himself on whether people would need to opt into his Medicare plan, though it did not appear he had....
08:26, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro makes universal pre-K focus of education plan AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro is calling for free public college tuition and universal prekindergarten under a new education plan in his 2020 campaign. The former Obama Cabinet member’s proposals unveiled ...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Democratic debate 2019: Julian Castro goes on offensive against Biden HOUSTON – Julian Castro went on offense Thursday night and accused Vice President Joe Biden of being forgetful and not living up to the health care aspirations of President Barack Obama. “I’m fulfilling the legacy of Barack Obama, and you...
09:26, 09/13/2019

Joaquin Castro calls Laura Ingraham 'a white supremacist' A Twitter spat between Rep. Joaquin Castro and Fox News’ Laura Ingraham escalated quickly on Wednesday — with the Texas congressman branding the conservative talking head “a white supremacist” during an exchange over conditions at migrant detention c...
23:39, 07/03/2019

Julian Castro joins McDonald’s strikers in North Carolina DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Julian Castro has joined a march to a McDonald’s restaurant in North Carolina to draw attention to workers’ efforts to raise minimum wage and secure other protections. Democratic presi...
17:13, 05/23/2019

Julián Castro Is Crowned the Winner on Telemundo’s First Debate Night The network simulcast the Democratic debate in Spanish, and had interpreters prepare for months to be able to translate “Medicare for all” in real time....
02:00, 06/28/2019

Beto O’Rourke and Julian Castro get into Texas tussle at Dem debate MIAMI, Fla. — Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who represented El Paso, and ex-HUD Director Julian Castro, a former mayor of San Antonio got into a Texas-sized tussle on immigration Wednesday night at the first Democratic debate. Castro has said he wants t...
09:00, 06/27/2019

| With immigration challenge, Castro brothers shake up Democratic battle Twin brothers Joaquin and Julian Castro are shaking up US presidential politics by forcing attention on the desperate situation of migrants, one as a congressman and the other the sole Latino seeking the Democratic White House nomination....
10:13, 07/04/2019

Ex-de Blasio ally to spin for Dem debate opponent Julian Castro Mayor Bill de Blasio’s one-time City Hall ally, former Council speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, is now a surrogate for Hizzoner’s Democratic debate opponent Julian Castro. Mark-Viverito will spin for Castro, who was former President Barack ...
06:52, 07/31/2019

The women are by far the most interesting characters on The Affair If we can throw some shade at The Affair’s four-plus seasons (oh, and I think we can), the show’s main flaw is that it has focused much too much on the longings, desires, and shortcomings of one Noah Solloway. No offense to Dominic West, but it’s cle...
21:26, 09/02/2019

Old Memes Are Better With Fire Emblem Characters The students in Fire Emblem: Three Houses are my children. They’re yours too, and so I’m sure you’ll agree that everything is better with our gaggle of rainbow-haired anime children in it. Even memes we’ll almost certainly be sick of in two weeks....
04:00, 08/15/2019

The Many Cameos of Old Characters in Avengers: Endgame Warning: This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. When Natalie Portman showed up on the red carpet for Avengers: Endgame, fans lost their minds. The actor, who played Jane Foster in the first two Thor films, hadn’t been seen onscreen ...
19:39, 04/28/2019

Two Halo characters are joining ‘Gears 5’ Thirteen years into their shared history, you would think Halo and Gears of War would have already crossed over before today. After all, following Microsoft's purchase of the Gears franchise in 2014, the two properties are the company's big...
02:26, 08/20/2019

Castro vows to 'maximize executive authority' to pass gun control if elected Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro outlined what he would do about gun control if elected president, in the wake of a shooting rampage that killed seven people in his home state of Texas over the weekend....
00:13, 09/02/2019

MSNBC contributor apologizes after mistaking Joaquin Castro for his twin brother on air MSNBC contributor Noah Rothman tweeted out a direct apology to Rep. Joaquin Castro D-Tx Thursday, after mistaking him for his twin brother Julian during an episode of "Morning Joe." ...
22:39, 06/20/2019

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro as rightwingers protest Counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, an annual Islamic convention hosting presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Julian Castro braced for an armed far-...
02:39, 09/01/2019

Julián Castro seeks to 'disarm hate' with gun, white supremacy plan Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro called for the United States to "disarm hate" in a plan he unveiled Friday to crack down on guns and white supremacy....
21:52, 08/09/2019

Julián Castro fantasizes about his inauguration day, saying ‘adios’ to Trump at White House Julián Castro on Friday ended his speech to the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting in San Francisco by describing his fantasy for Jan. 20, 2021 – the day he imagines being inaugurated president and showing President Trump the door....
21:39, 08/23/2019

Julián Castro and Jorge Ramos Team Up to Destroy Joe Biden on Immigration Julián Castro has next-to-no chance of winning the 2020 Democratic primary, but he’s making good use of his time in the limelight. Tonight alone, Castro has skewered frontrunner Joe Biden for his inconsistent answers on healthcare, and when Univision...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Julian Castro’s and Cory Booker’s risky attacks on Joe Biden’s sharpness There are certain attacks you can explain away in the general election. Calling Biden a "meandering" old man who can't remember what he said two minutes ago isn't one of them....
20:53, 09/13/2019

Julian Castro proposes plan to tax inheritance, provide family tax credit Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro introduced a plan Thursday to tax inheritance, raise the capital gains tax rate and provide a tax credit for families....
04:52, 08/16/2019

Julián Castro unveils police reform plan in presidential campaign Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro on Monday released a plan to overhaul policing in the United States, with an eye on preventing the police shootings of unarmed people of color that have prompted outrage....
18:13, 06/03/2019

'You have to face a bully': Castro brothers unite against Trump's race-baiting Presidential hopeful Julián and Texas congressman Joaquin stand up with one voice against president’s anti-immigration policiesThey were born a minute apart, Julián at 2.40am and Joaquin at 2.41am, and for the next 20 years were virtually inseparable...
09:13, 07/24/2019

O'Rourke, Castro pandered too much with Spanish pronunciations, Fox Nation's David Webb says Fox Nation host David Webb compared 2020 presidential hopefuls Beto O'Rourke and Julian Castro to Hillary Clinton following Wednesday night's Democratic presidential debate, saying they both overemphasized Spanish pronunciations to pander to the nati...
09:52, 06/27/2019

Twitter blocks accounts of Raul Castro and Cuban state-run media U.S. social media firm Twitter Inc has blocked the accounts of Cuban Communist Party Leader Raul Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba's top state-run media outlets, a move the Cuban Union of Journalists denounced as "massive censorship"....
20:13, 09/12/2019

Julián Castro: 'We already pay for the healthcare of undocumented immigrants. It's called the emergency room' Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro claimed during a Sunday morning interview with George Stephanopoulos that the United States already pays for the healthcare of illegal immigrants through hospital emergency rooms....
21:13, 06/30/2019

Castro calls Trump Jr. a 'coward' for tweet about Harris' racial heritage 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro slammed Donald Trump Jr. on Sunday for questioning fellow Democratic hopeful Kamala Harris’ racial heritage, calling the president’s son a “coward” and saying his tweet last week was “disgusting.”...
19:39, 06/30/2019

Castro says Trump's North Korea meeting is 'raising the profile of a dictator' 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro on Sunday criticized President Trump for meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un without making any demands of the hermit kingdom’s strongman....
19:39, 06/30/2019

LBGTQ TV: A history of gay characters, from Stonewall to 'Batwoman' The 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots is a milestone for the gay-rights movement, one being commemorated with everything from parades to documentaries. It's also a moment to look back at TV's history chronicling that fight -- one characterized ...
01:13, 06/08/2019

Classic paintings with tiny manga characters Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" is one of the world's most reproduced and reinterpreted paintings -- but no one has done it quite like Japanese artist Keita Sagaki....
22:26, 04/28/2019

Some of your favorite ‘Stranger Things’ characters almost looked a lot different “Jopper” is the affection fan-named pairing of old childhood flames Jim Hopper and Joyce Byers on Netflix’s Stranger Things, with the bestowing of that nickname a testament not only to how much fans adore the gruff sheriff and lovin...
07:52, 09/01/2019

Gears 5 is adding characters from Halo: Reach Microsoft revealed today during a presentation at Gamescom in Germany that Gears 5 will include characters from Halo, specifically Halo: Reach.Read More...
23:39, 08/19/2019

Gillian Anderson: ‘I fall in love with my characters’ She’s played a host of strong female leads, from Miss Havisham to Blanche DuBois – and now Margaret Thatcher. Gillian Anderson talks about living in Britain, obsessive fans – and dating ChewbaccaGillian Anderson is a woman of many duelling qualities,...
09:52, 09/08/2019

Rome is fed up with costumed characters and messy eaters When in Rome, don’t dress up as a Roman centurion – and don’t eat like a pig near monuments – if you don’t want to run afoul of new quality-of-life laws. Authorities decided to crack down on the unregulated centurions, who turned the areas near the f...
19:13, 06/10/2019

Video Game Characters Are Terrible At Archery Video game characters love their bows and arrows, but I hate to be the bearer of bad news—almost all of them are terrible at archery. As an archer myself, I’ve had to spend a lot of time teaching and observing the sport, so I thought it might be appr...
22:52, 07/23/2019

It's Awkward When Madden NFL 20 Characters Avoid Saying My Player's Name Madden 20’s new Face of the Franchise single-player mode lets you create a custom character and give them whatever name you want. I named my custom quarterback Madden Myers, because my actual name is Maddy Myers, and that’s the type of thing that I f...
19:13, 07/30/2019

Simpsons fans are sharing their favorite one-off characters If you’ve spent any time in a dorm over the past couple decades, you’ve probably encountered that poster of every character from The Simpsons. The show’s accumulated a massive collection of characters in the course of its 30 seasons and that number i...
21:26, 06/20/2019

Who All the 2020 Democrats Are as Fast and the Furious Characters Well, here you go folks. The political analysis many people have been clamoring for is here: It’s time to definitively say which Fast and the Furious franchise character each of the 2020 presidential candidates are. That’s right, race fans—we’re taki...
16:13, 05/24/2019

She Draws Deeply Human Characters. They’re Just Animals. Lisa Hanawalt, the illustrator behind “Bojack Horseman,” has created “Tuca & Bertie,” about two 30-something bird-women. “It was important to me to show that women are gross,” she said....
16:52, 04/29/2019

‘Crypto-Twitter’ is explaining Bitcoin in 280 characters or less Self-professed cypherpunk Jameson Lopp has set the cryptocurrency community a seemingly impossible task: efficiently explain Bitcoin in less than 280 characters. A global, neutral payment network that allows anyone on earth to transact a huge or tiny...
14:00, 06/03/2019

When are age and acuity fair game? Castro’s Biden attack means Democrats are now going to have to decide. The most notable exchange in Thursday night’s Democratic debate, in which former housing secretary Julián Castro seemed to allude to former vice president Joe Biden’s mental sharpness, may or may not......
00:00, 09/14/2019

Julián Castro's housing platform aims to increase ownership, reduce discrimination Calling housing "a human right," Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro unveiled a series of new proposals to address housing affordability issues that are mounting across the country....
19:26, 06/18/2019

Julián Castro takes 'eye-opening' tour of Las Vegas tunnel homeless encampments Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro on Friday toured the flood tunnels underneath the Hard Rock Cafe in Las Vegas, accompanied by local organizations working to end homelessness....
23:26, 04/28/2019

Twitter blocks accounts of Raúl Castro and Cuban state-run media outlets Mariela Castro and state media journalists were also blocked in move Cuban Union of Journalists called ‘massive censorship’Twitter has blocked the accounts of the Cuban Communist party leader Raúl Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba’s top st...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro's Plan for Indigenous People Sets a High Bar for the 2020 Field Indigenous people have long been asking for United States politicians to simply listen; now, it looks like one is finally bending his ear....
18:13, 07/26/2019

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro and braces for rightwing rally Several dozen counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, an annual Islamic convention hosting presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Julian Castro braced for...
22:26, 08/31/2019

UPDATE 1-Twitter blocks accounts of Raul Castro and Cuban state-run media U.S. social media company Twitter Inc has blocked the accounts of Cuban Communist Party Leader Raul Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba's top state-run media outlets, a move the Cuban Union of Journalists denounced as "massive censorship"....
22:39, 09/12/2019

Julian Castro’s twin outs Texas Trump donors over El Paso shooting The Trump 2020 campaign demanded Tuesday that Rep. Joaquin Castro – the twin brother of 2020 White House hopeful Julian Castro – delete a tweet that publicly named and shamed some of the president’s biggest Texas donors in advance of his visit ...
08:13, 08/07/2019

Julián Castro calls Trump Jr a ‘coward’ over racist attack on Kamala Harris President’s son retweeted and then deleted post claiming Harris is not ‘American black’ but comes from ‘Jamaican Slave Owners’Donald Trump Jr is “like a coward” for tweeting and deleting a racist attack on Kamala Harris, Democratic presidential candi...
02:13, 07/01/2019

Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters in wildlife welfare plan Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro called for an end to euthanization at animal shelters in a plan he released Monday focusing on improving the welfare of both domestic and wild animals....
02:26, 08/20/2019

Julián Castro buys anti-Trump ad on Fox News – to ensure the president sees it Democratic 2020 contender buys targeted ad on Trump’s favorite network that accuses president of ‘stoking the fire of racists’On Wednesday, a new ad from Julián Castro will air in which the Democratic 2020 contender will speak directly to Donald Trum...
03:39, 08/14/2019

Julián Castro Becomes the 10th Candidate to Qualify for Next Month’s Democratic Presidential Debates (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has qualified for the next presidential debates, taking place in September in Houston. The former Obama housing chief and former mayor of San Antonio earned 2% in a new C...
22:13, 08/20/2019

O'Rourke struggles, Castro emerges and Warren avoids trouble in Democratic debate Ten Democrats took the stage in the first Democratic debate of the 2020 U.S. election campaign on Wednesday night, each trying to introduce themselves to millions of voters who will decide whether they should be president....
09:00, 06/27/2019

Julián Castro pressed on his liberal immigration platform: Isn't it 'effectively open borders?' Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro was pressed by ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos on whether his far-left immigration platform amounts to "open borders."...
22:39, 07/01/2019

'Fox & Friends' takes on Castro challenging Beto at Dem debate: 'Straight-up advocating for no borders' The 10 candidates who competed in the first Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 election cycle pushed a far-left immigration agenda, including mostly supporting the decriminalization of crossing the border illegally. ...
15:52, 06/27/2019

Julián Castro buys Fox News ad targeting Trump: 'You stoked the fires of racists' Julián Castro, a Democratic candidate for president, plans to release a television ad Wednesday on Fox News connecting President Donald Trump to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas....
01:39, 08/14/2019

Castro insists he wasn’t making insinuations about Biden’s age but notes ‘he’s been around a long time’ During a morning television interview, the Democratic White House hopeful said he had no regrets about an exchange in which he asked Biden, “Are you forgetting what you said two minutes ago?”...
20:53, 09/13/2019

Deadwood lives again: A catch-up guide to its cast and characters Deadwood famously ended with more of a whimper than a bang, canceled by HBO in 2006 after three seasons—at least one fewer than creator David Milch needed to tell his highly fictionalized history of the South Dakota camp. Rumors have swirled off and ...
17:26, 05/30/2019

These Rage 2 Characters Have Amazing Names But No Backstories, So I Made Some Up I’ve met some real characters during my time playing Rage 2. And by characters, I mean glorified quest dispensers. There’s old guy, cool lady, and of course—who could forget?—third main story person. These folks get functional speaking parts, but I h...
07:13, 05/25/2019

Over 40 and loving it: let's celebrate fiction with positive older characters Too many books feature sterotypical older women who can’t use phones and don’t like sex. Gransnet and imprint HQ are looking for writers to change all thatThere is a passage from Jilly Cooper’s Rivals which, despite first reading it in my early teens...
23:13, 06/28/2019

Apex Legends: battle pass, characters, and news EA surprised many with the sudden announcement of Apex Legends, a new free-to-play battle royale shooter that sees the publisher going toe-to-toe with genre mammoths PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite Battle Royale.Developed by Respawn E...
02:26, 05/02/2019

A Lot Of Terrible Video Game Characters Wear Sunglasses For today’s video, I tried to think of as many sunglasses-wearing video game characters as I could. Immediately Cool Spot, Rash from Battletoads, and Duke Nukem sprang to mind. It did not exactly go well from there: it turns out a lot of video game c...
08:39, 08/11/2019

Meryl Streep Is 70! Which of Her Characters Is Your Top (Sophie's) Choice for Her Best Role Ever? All hail Meryl Streep, America's national treasure! We might not have a queen in America, but if we did, it would most likely be Streep, duh. The iconic actress is a legend in......
19:52, 06/22/2019

This Is Us Twist! The Season 4 Trailer Introduces a New Cast of Characters Ready for a new This Is Us twist? The Emmy-winning NBC drama returns for a fourth season with an extended premiere event on Tuesday, Sept. 24, but you don't have to wait to get a hint at......
20:13, 08/31/2019

Who Would Win in a Fight Between Marvel’s Strongest Characters? Help Us Pick a Winner It’s a debate that has consumed Marvel fanatics for more than 50 years, and it always begins the same way: “Who would win in a fight between…” Back in the “Silver Age” of Marvel Comics, there was still a manageable...
21:26, 05/01/2019

These 3 Characters' Destinies Were Finally Fulfilled During 'The Long Night' Game of Thrones’ Battle of Winterfell was one of the greatest things I’ve ever seen. My body is still shaking—if you touched my arm, you could feel it in my nerves. You can’t point to one character whose story defined “The Long Night,” or led to the ...
04:13, 04/30/2019

Jane The Virgin gets sexy to show how much its characters have changed There’s a lot of talk about “girl power” right now in relation to how entertainment companies try to appeal to female audiences and whether these attempts are genuine representation or empty pandering. It makes sense for this to reenter the cultural ...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Times Square’s ‘creepy’ costumed characters are out of control That’s a lot of tickling. The Times Square Elmo busted for grabbing a 14-year-old girl’s rear while posing for a photo is far from an isolated incident, according to a new report that found the handsy panhandlers touched an average 24 people per hour...
18:13, 09/10/2019

Iconic Anime Characters Made Realistic And Freaky-Looking Sazae-san is the longest-running animated TV show in the world. Debuting in 1969, the anime is iconic in its native Japan. People have grown up with the characters, and now they get to see them all real and creepy-like....
15:52, 06/21/2019

The unlikely lead characters in Yankees-Rays first-place drama The Yankees knew the Rays would be good, perhaps not this good. Part II of the surprise matchup for first place in the AL East, beginning Friday at the Trop in St. Petersburg, Fla., is that the Yankees never thought they would be taking these pinstri...
04:52, 05/10/2019

These Stars Almost Played Your Favorite Game of Thrones Characters Never forget what you are...or who could have played these Game of Thrones characters. As the beloved hit HBO series comes to a close with just two episodes remaining from its eighth and......
17:00, 05/09/2019

Here's how Disney World turns its characters into works of chocolate art Early last month, we spoke with chef chocolatier Amanda Lauder of The Ganachery at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando about taking iconic Disney characters and turning them into works of chocolate art....
04:52, 07/04/2019

Game of Thrones Should’ve Killed More Characters in the Battle of Winterfell This was supposed to be the big one. Sure, Game of Thrones squandered the opening third of its final season on two episodes that felt, respectively, like the first day of school and the last night of camp. (For what it’s worth, I did find the l...
07:52, 04/29/2019

The cast of Them That Follow on finding characters in the wilds of Appalachia After premiering in competition at this year’s Sundance, Them That Follow hit theaters this past week, providing audiences with a glimpse into a secluded religious sect hidden deep in Appalachia. The story follows a pastor’s daughter (Alice Englert) ...
21:00, 08/07/2019

Border agents confiscated lawmakers’ phones. Joaquin Castro captured photo and video anyway. Members of congress were not supposed to take images inside the border detention center in El Paso. The congressman said Americans needed to see what is inside....
06:52, 07/03/2019

Julián Castro claims momentum, denies advocating ‘open borders,’ after debate performance After months of struggling for attention in the crowded Democratic presidential primary, former Obama administration official Julián Castro claimed momentum in the wake of Wednesday night’s debate, as he doubled down on unapologetic left-wing stances...
20:39, 06/27/2019

Venezuela Socialist Party deputy meets Castro in show of unity on Cuba trip Venezuela's ruling Socialist Party Vice President Diosdado Cabello met with Cuban Communist Party chief Raul Castro on Friday in Havana in a show of unity as the United States steps up pressure on the governments of the allied nations....
04:52, 06/08/2019

Julian Castro attacks Trump while defending brother's decision to publish donor names Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary (HUD) Julian Castro defended his brother's controversial decision to publish the names of some President Trump donors, arguing it was important for people to know about businesses in San Antonio that don...
06:13, 08/10/2019

Presidential Candidate Julian Castro Releases Plan to Eliminate Lead Poisoning in America Many presidential candidates have released climate change plans, but what about plans to address environmental health hazards like lead? Democratic candidate Julián Castro released a formal lead elimination plan Monday—making him the first White Hous...
21:13, 06/11/2019

Your Favorite Toy Story Characters Assemble to Save the Day in New Sequel Trailer Once again, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and their famous friends are assembling to save the day. With the fourth installment of the Toy Story, well, story due to hit theaters next month, fans......
18:52, 05/21/2019

Times Square’s ‘creepy’ costumed characters are out of control: survey That’s a lot of tickling. The Times Square Elmo busted for grabbing a 14-year-old girl’s rear while posing for a photo is far from an isolated incident, according to a new report that found the handsy panhandlers touched an average 24 people per hour...
02:39, 09/10/2019

Seeing SpongeBob SquarePants Actors as Human Versions of Their Characters May Haunt You What happens when SpongeBob SquarePants comes to life? Well, the above picture happens. It's...a little jarring. The voice cast of the long-running animated series will play their......
21:13, 05/22/2019

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. doesn't forget about its characters, even while setting up the finale If there’s one lesson to be learned from genre fiction, it’s this: nothing good ever happens in an ancient temple. It’s a lesson learned the hard way by Yo-Yo and Mack in this week’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., though to be fair Izel gives them very litt...
03:13, 07/27/2019

Pokémon characters have their own pea-sized region in brain, study finds The first Pokémon game was released in 1996 for the Nintendo Game Boy. Detective Pikachu, the first live-action film inspired by the classic Nintendo game Pokémon, hits theaters on May 10. So it's timely that a new paper has just appeared in Nature...
00:52, 05/07/2019

Modern Family Celebrates Its Final Season With a Salute to the Characters It's the beginning of the end for Modern Family, and to celebrate, ABC is pulling out all the stops, including releasing some very modern art. E! News has your first look at the......
22:39, 08/28/2019

Borderlands 3: New characters and worlds add clever variety to a solid formula We attended a theatre and hands-on presentation of Borderlands 3 at E3 and were pleased by how Gearbox is polishing an already solid foundation into something even more exciting....
12:26, 06/17/2019

Mouse that roared: Disney characters win local union shakeup ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The mouse that roared was heard. Months after workers who play Mickey Mouse and Goofy at Walt Disney World threatened to leave the Teamsters union because of what they called “horrible misrepresentation,” General Pres...
23:26, 06/24/2019

This guy followed 'Red Dead Redemption 2' characters for a full day and discovered just how detailed the game really is YouTube/DefendTheHouse "Red Dead Redemption 2," out now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, is one of the most detailed video games ever developed. One YouTuber spent a full day following around a handful of non-playable characters (NPCs), and discovere...
02:26, 07/22/2019

'Shop Contest: Mortal Kombat Guest Characters, Winners! Last week I asked you, the readers of Kotaku, to pitch some guest characters you wanted to see in Mortal Kombat. I got a large and varied list of characters, some of which I actually could see getting added into a Mortal Kombat game in the future....
22:00, 05/04/2019

We used to be friends: A catch-up guide to Veronica Mars’ cast and characters It truly was a long time ago that we used to be friends with Veronica Mars—or at least accustomed to seeing the badass gumshoe on our television. The UPN show first premiered in 2004, and while it quickly became a critical favorite, the ratings never...
21:52, 07/19/2019

Joyce Pensato, Who Made Cartoon Characters Complex, Dies at 78 Ms. Pensato, who found art-world success relatively late, transformed the likes of Mickey Mouse and Batman into ambiguous and sometimes scary creatures....
01:39, 06/25/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Characters: Sindel coming to NetherRealm fighter next? Ed Boon has tweeted a picture of infamous kombatant Sindel, sparking suggestions that the screaming siren will be the next fighter in the game, hopping ahead of Nightwolf....
18:13, 07/08/2019

I was attacked for calling for characters of colour in Chernobyl. But history proves me right When I wrote about the drama’s lack of diversity, the response was a volley of racist abuse. Then came the discovery of a real-life black rescue worker at the plant... The US TV network HBO has been seen as a TV trailblazer, frequently bringing diver...
17:52, 08/07/2019

Rogen, Eichner call for more openly gay characters in family films Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen aren't sure whether their characters in Disney's 'The Lion King' are gay, but say that more family films should include openly gay characters. (July 15)        ...
06:00, 07/16/2019

Three Cheers for Milo Ventimiglia's Iconic TV Characters! Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? Milo Ventimiglia is the TV man of our dreams. Beginning in the mid '90s, the actor has wooed fans one TV series after the other. He's been on shows like American Dreams and The......
21:00, 07/08/2019

Mickey Mouse gets his way: Disney characters win local union shakeup The workers who play Mickey Mouse and Goofy at Walt Disney World complained about "horrible misrepresentation." Those calls were answered Monday.       ...
06:52, 06/25/2019

According to This Power Press Release, Several Characters Will Live Beyond the Finale. For Why, Beloved? For Why? The sixth and final season of the STARZ hit television show, Power, is set to premier on Aug. 25. The season will be long as hell at 15 episodes, but considering the extremely high entertainment value, I’m willing to be all in and park my ass on the ...
23:52, 05/09/2019

Julian Castro renews call for president's impeachment after ex-prosecutors claim Trump obstructed justice Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro is once again urging the House of Representatives to move forward with impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump. The former San Antonio, Texas mayor who later served as Housing ...
09:39, 05/07/2019

Castro calls impeachment punt 'mistake,' warns that Trump could get 'clean bill of political health' Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro is taking aim at fellow Dems in the House of Representatives for voting against a resolution to introduce articles of impeachment against Republican President Trump....
23:52, 07/18/2019

Carnival Cruise Lines faces lawsuit over use of Cuba port allegedly stolen by Castro regime Carnival Cruise Lines is using port facilities that were stolen when Cuban dictator Fidel Castro took power, a pair of Cuban Americans alleged Thursday in historic lawsuits....
02:52, 05/03/2019

Steve Bannon calls Joaquin Castro's tweets of Trump donor information 'unacceptable' and 'dangerous' Steve Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, called Texas Democratic Rep. Joaquin Castro’s move to post the names and employers of dozens of Trump campaign donors in the San Antonio area both “unacceptable” and “dangerous.”...
11:43, 08/12/2019

Democratic Debates, Day 2: Andrew Yang Won the Night, Castro Shined, Biden and Harris Didn’t Perform Well FLINT, Mich.—Just an hour away from the debate stage in Detroit where 10 candidates made their cases to the nation as to why they should be the next president of the United States, several dozen residents sat at the Flint Development Center waiting t...
02:26, 08/02/2019

Harris challenging Biden on race and Castro blasting Beto on immigration: These are the top moments from the Democratic debates From Kamala Harris' powerful story on race, Pete Buttigieg owning up to racial tensions and Julian Castro blasting Beto O'Rourke on immigration, here are the top moments from both nights of the 2019 Democratic Debate in Miami   &...
14:00, 06/28/2019

'(Expletive) play!' Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina rips play that injured Jonathan Lucroy In a profanity-laced post, Cardinals star Yadier Molina let his feelings known regarding the play that injured Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy.       ...
08:00, 07/08/2019

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan review — Save your characters even if they are annoying The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan is a highly replayable game where you have to try to save all five characters as they roam a ghost ship.Read More...
22:39, 08/28/2019

Fan Creates Hilarious, Dead-On Tweets By Fire Emblem: Three Houses Characters One thing Fire Emblem: Three Houses does well is endear you to its memorable characters. After spending almost a hundred hours with the teens at Garreg Mach, I’m somehow still eager to see more of these characters’ hilarious interactions. It wasn’t a...
21:00, 08/27/2019

Gears 5 review: Amazing characters dance in empty, lifeless spaces Gears 5, the latest entry in the vaunted Gears of War series, is gearing up for release on Xbox One and PC. I’ve had the chance to spend several hours with the main campaign, and I’ve noticed that, while it’s overall an exceptional game, there is one...
02:39, 09/05/2019

Watchmen TV show release date, trailers, cast, and returning characters When HBO’s new Watchmen TV show started getting chatter back in 2015, many fans of the iconic graphic novel, or Zak Snyder’s 2009 film adaptation, will have wondered if this incoming TV series is just a retread of what we’ve seen...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Teens, superheroes lead charge in LGBTQ Hollywood movie characters Movies like "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Love, Simon" and "Deadpool 2" helped increase the numbers of gay and bisexual characters in Hollywood movies last year....
16:13, 05/23/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Characters: Ash Williams, Joker and Terminator confirmed for MK11? Another update, another leak - and this one seems to cement previous rumours we've heard about Mortal Kombat 11's downloadable content guest characters. Here's what you need to know....
18:15, 07/06/2019

Catherine: Full Body Adds New Puzzles And Characters But Retains Old Flaws Catherine: Full Body is a remix of sorts of Catherine, a 2011 puzzle game by Atlus that had strong visual novel elements. Full Body makes some additions to the original’s narrative and gameplay. We’ll discuss the narrative changes more in-depth next ...
17:00, 08/30/2019

The People Behind Teamfight Tactics Talk Player Expectations And 'Garbage' Characters Teamfight Tactics has been out for just over a month, and already Riot games’ entry into the auto-battler genre has become one of the top 10 most popular games on Twitch, with a wide-ranging player base and a vibrant community of creators on its hand...
00:13, 08/23/2019

I've Finally Gotten Tired Of Making My Video Game Characters Look Like Boring Slobs I recently got my hands on Daemon X Machina, the new mech action game for the Nintendo Switch, and I was immediately dazzled—not by the power and might of my giant robot armor, or the weighty action of sci-fi combat—but by how much fun it was to styl...
21:13, 09/18/2019

Characters' Watches In The New Call Of Duty Will Display Real-World Time Today in tiny, hyper-specific details that might end up having grave ludonarrative consequences: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019)’s multiplayer avatars can wear watches. These watches display whatever time it is where you are, opening the door to ...
05:13, 07/30/2019

Battle Charge is the 2nd season of Apex Legends: new guns and characters coming Battle Charge, Season 2 of Apex Legends is coming on July 2, and it's complete with a new weapon, a new character and new ways to play.This announcement came at the EA Play event on the eve of E3, and Respawn is looking to make this season more ...
20:52, 06/08/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 Characters News: DLC reveal confirmed for this week by Ed Boon Shang Tsung may get some company this week as NetherRealm Studio announces it will announce more DLC news for Mortal Kombat 11. Here's what you need to know...
20:39, 05/28/2019

Orange Is the New Black's Final Season: Find Out What Happened to Your Favorite Characters Orange Is the New Black, one of Netflix's first original shows, has come to an end. The acclaimed Emmy-winning dramedy dropped its final season on Friday, July 26. With 13 episodes to say......
01:00, 07/28/2019

Homer Simpson, Tony Stark, and more fictional characters that definitely would've voted for Trump Last night, Twitter user @malkatz asked a cursed, potentially deeply depressing question: “Name a fictional character who absolutely voted for Trump. No villains.”...
00:26, 07/24/2019

Why play if he needs cart? Past PGA champion John Daly 'feels obligated' to play John Daly, who won the 1991 PGA Championship, says that as a former title winner he "feels obligated" to play this event as long as he can.        ...
02:52, 05/17/2019

Apple has apparently decided to make Apple TV+ the anti-Netflix So many times in tech and even general business journalism, the tendency is to pit a new thing against its closest rival. To measure everything as a kind of tit-for-tat, binary comparison in which one company, product or service wins, and the other d...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Photos seen in Jeffrey Epstein mansion raid apparently showed Fidel Castro, Pope John Paul II Video from a 2005 police raid at convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s Florida mansion showed an array of photos on display – one of which appeared to show Epstein and Pope John Paul II, with another depicting Cuba’s Fidel Castro....
02:00, 09/04/2019

Julian Castro admits Hatch Act 'mistake,' calls for Kellyanne Conway's termination, in Fox News Town Hall Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro told Fox News on Thursday night White House adviser Kellyanne Conway should be fired for violating the Hatch Act -- the same federal law that Castro himself was found to have violated in 20...
02:39, 06/14/2019

Look: Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott, baby Stormi dress up as 'Avengers' characters Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott transformed into Captain Marvel and Iron Man before attending an "Avengers: Endgame" screening for the rapper's birthday....
22:52, 04/28/2019

Mortal Kombat writer promises R-rating, ample chances for characters to "finish him" Once upon a time, the only way weirdo kids could only see violence onscreen was by sneaking into movies or playing Mortal Kombat, the video game that kept your terrified parents up at night. It’s nostalgic, honestly, to remember the days we huddled i...
22:39, 07/12/2019

Opinion: Brooks Koepka shows what makes him one of golf's most compelling characters A throwback player with a long list of grudges, Brooks Koepka reaffirmed this with runner-up finish at Pebble Beach: he's one of the game's very best.       ...
06:13, 06/17/2019

American Horror Story: 1984 Trailer Reveals Key Relationships, Characters and Details After weeks of teasers, it's finally here. Get ready for American Horror Story: 1984. The first full trailer for season nine of FX's hit anthology series was posted by series......
23:13, 08/26/2019

Neil Harris interview: I had to shake things up this summer, Millwall needed better characters Seething by the pitch at The Den with the floodlights flickering behind him, Neil Harris pulled no punches after Millwall confirmed their survival with two games to go last season....
20:00, 08/02/2019

Helen McCrory, David Suchet lend voices to 'Dark Materials' characters "Poirot" icon David Suchet and "Harry Potter" alum Helen McCrory will lead the voice cast of the live-action and animated series based on Philip Pullman's "His Dark Materials."...
06:39, 08/31/2019

The Desperate Housewives Creator Revealed the Secret to His Female Characters and It'll Bring a Tear to Your Eye Marc Cherry has made a career out of writing women--and writing them well. The creator of CBS All Access' Why Women Kill made waves with his primetime soap Desperate Housewives and......
16:26, 08/15/2019

(Spoiler alert!) Major characters die in action-packed 'Game of Thrones' episode The third episode of Game of Thrones' eighth and final season aired Sunday, featuring a huge battle, as well as the deaths of numerous key characters....
06:13, 04/29/2019

Heroes In Crisis ends by failing its characters, its readers, and its mental health story Heroes In Crisis #9 hits shelves this week, ending the series with more of a whimper than a bang—a whimper that lacks even some sort of closure. The book has included many of the foundations of an excellent Tom King story: nine panel pages, repetitio...
22:39, 05/29/2019

Longtime Batman Actor, Black Lightning Characters Join The CW's Crisis Crossover Batman and Black Lightning are coming to The CW's Crisis. As revealed at the 2019 Television Critics Association summer press tour, the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover will span......
21:26, 08/04/2019

Borderlands 3 hands-on preview — Hours of goofy shooting and crazy sidekick characters Dean Takahashi gives his impressions of playing Borderlands 3, after a preview event where he played the beginning as well as a scene on Eden-6.Read More...
16:26, 08/14/2019

Meet the American Horror Story: 1984 Characters: Who's Who Among the Star-Studded Cast Like previous seasons, American Horror Story: 1984 is shrouded in secrecy. We know the time period, uh, 1984, and we know it involves a summer camp and a slasher. Could there be more than just a......
00:26, 09/19/2019

Uefa say Henrikh Mkhitaryan decided to miss Europa League final despite 'comprehensive security plan' The decision of Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss next week's Europa League Final in Baku over security concerns was "personal" to the player, Uefa insist....
14:39, 05/21/2019

Post-Debate Analysis: Joe Biden Is a White Man, the Media Are Racist Against Julián Castro and Black People Are Out of Their Goddamn Minds HOUSTON—Let’s get straight to the point: Joe Biden showed his ass on the debate stage last night and there is no way in hell he should have the support from black voters that he has. Much of this has to do with a mainstream, white punditry establishm...
09:26, 09/14/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC characters: Spawn teased, Xbox exclusive Nightwolf skin coming soon? As NetherRealm has teased a series of concept images for Sindel, Nightwolf and Spawn, Xbox execs chime in to show their support for Microsoft exclusive skins in the fighting title....
11:00, 06/19/2019

CNN's Chris Cillizza mocked for 'analysis' pairing 2020 Dems to 'Game of Thrones' characters CNN editor-at-large Chris Cillizza was the subject of ridicule over his so-called "analysis" that paired the Democratic candidates running for president in 2020 to characters from the HBO hit series "Game of Thrones." ...
06:52, 05/14/2019

Dutch blackface holiday characters to get ‘sooty faces’ amid public backlash: report A Netherlands’ Christmastime parade that for years featured white people wearing blackface makeup is doing away with that tradition after public backlash and, at times, violent protests.  ...
21:13, 09/18/2019

Dark Phoenix's Sophie Turner and Jessica Chastain Want to Normalize Strong Female Characters With Game of Thrones' Sansa Stark and X-Men's Jean Grey, Sophie Turner is known for playing roles that empower women. In X-Men sequel Dark Phoenix, she turns that up to 11, as her......
00:00, 05/23/2019

Jimmy Kimmel Proves You Totally Slept on the Palpable Chemistry Between These Two Game of Thrones Characters Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. While Game of Thrones has long hinted that Bran and the Night King have a connection, Jimmy Kimmel thinks they might have a connection of a different sort. While much of the series’ mos...
23:52, 04/30/2019

Historical dramas finally show black and LGBTQ characters thrive. Here's why that matters Historical dramas "Les Miserables," "Gentleman Jack" and "The Spanish Princess" highlight the importance of representing powerful diverse characters.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth Pay Tribute to Their Beverly Hills, 90210 Characters in the Most Fashionable Way Donna and Kelly are back! Celebrating the upcoming Beverly Hills, 90210 reboot on Fox, Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth enjoyed a fun night out at the Instagram-worthy (and deeply......
06:13, 08/05/2019

The Nevers, Joss Whedon's Victorian Sci-Fi Series for HBO, Shares Its Full Cast of Colorful Characters The last we heard about “Joss Whedon’s HBO show about Victorian ladies with superpowers,” also known as The Nevers, was a few months back, when Outlander’s Laura Donnelly snagged the lead. Until today, that is, with this robust list of character desc...
07:13, 07/31/2019

The Creators Of Disney Infinity Wanted To Make A Game About Toy Story Characters Exploring Space Imagine Captain Woody and his fearless crew of toys journeying from planet to planet, looking for signs of life and new lands to explore. Tasked by Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, the rinky dink cast of Toy Story were going to explore the edges of sp...
19:26, 07/04/2019

James Gunn's The Suicide Squad unveils a massive cast of potential future dead characters If there was just one thing people didn’t love about David Ayers’ Suicide Squad movie—there wasn’t, but bear with us here for a second—it’s that it never really lived up to the title. In the comic books—especially John Ostrander’s famed run from the ...
10:39, 09/14/2019

Smash Bros Ultimate 3.1.0 update: Patch notes expected to tweak characters, change balance Nintendo is expected to push out a new update for Super Smash Bros Ultimate on the Nintendo Switch this week - here's everything you need to know about the upcoming update....
20:39, 05/28/2019

Embarrassing: This Woman Thinks The Chinese Characters She Has Tattooed On Her Back Mean ‘Slut Of All Hamburgers’ But They Actually Mean ‘Quiet Wisdom’ Ugh, it doesn’t get much cringier than this. A woman in Seattle just permanently embarrassed herself when she failed to do her research and got big, bold, black Chinese characters tattooed on her back which she thought meant “slut of all hamburgers” ...
23:26, 08/09/2019

Nicki Minaj announces she's 'decided to retire' to start a family, fans have a meltdown Nicki Minaj sent fans into panic when she tweeted she's retiring to start a family. She later apologized for the "abrupt & insensitive" tweet.        ...
19:00, 09/06/2019

Nick Frost, Olivia Williams to lead cast of goofily-named characters in Joss Whedon's HBO sci-fi series In April, Laura Donnelly was announced as the “reckless, impulsive, emotionally damaged hero” of The Nevers, Joss Whedon’s new series about a mystical “gang” of strong female characters in the Victorian era and, presumably, the sweet, disarming nerds...
22:52, 07/30/2019

New Star Wars Characters, Funky Planet Names, and Teases of Rey and Kylo's Force Bond in The Rise of Skywalker Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker centers around closing the decades-long Skywalker saga and paving the way for a new generation of heroes. Therefore, it only makes sense that the film is bursting with new and returning characters, including Keri Russ...
21:39, 05/22/2019

Cory Booker sides with Julián Castro on Biden attack: You do 'wonder' when Biden speaks... Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., expressed solidarity with former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro for his controversial attack against former Vice President and 2020 frontrunner Joe Biden. ...
18:39, 09/13/2019

A day in the life of Sotheby's International Realty's CMO, who wakes up at 5:30 a.m., commutes from New York to New Jersey every day, and has chickens named after 'Real Housewives' characters Courtesy of Kevin Thompson Kevin Thompson is the chief marketing officer of Sotheby's International Realty, a global luxury residential real-estate company. He lives in a farmhouse in Stony Point, New York, about 45 miles north of New York City. Tho...
02:00, 09/14/2019

Eve: 'I thought of rap as a sisterhood. It was not like that' As she launches her first album in six years, Eve talks about life at the top of the 00s rap scene – and educating her white, British billionaire husband about life as a black womanOn a balmy night in Paris recently, Eve found herself hiding in the c...
09:52, 07/19/2019

Maybe the universe isn’t as old as everyone thought We like to think we’re the center of the universe, but in the grand scheme of things, humans have only been around for a tiny, almost impossibly small fraction of the age of Earth. Our planet and our solar system have only been around for about...
23:13, 09/13/2019

4 Things Dustin Said About You… Just Thought You Should Know… Okay, I seriously hate to tell you this, but I figured you need to hear these four things Dustin said about you… it’s definitely better you hear it from a friend…...
15:26, 07/09/2019

7 Animals I Just Thought Up Right Now, Off The Top Of My Head It’s not hard to think up animals, not hard at all. In fact, here are seven I just thought up right this second, just off the top of my head....
03:13, 06/12/2019

Just When I Thought Twitter Did Something Good Like approximately 126 million other people, I willingly plunge my brain into the sewer that is Twitter every morning, expecting varying levels of awfulness until I surface around 6 or 7 pm from a platform that’s unwilling or unable to improve its us...
23:13, 07/17/2019

The art dealer who can't see: 'I always thought someone would find me out' Influential Berlin gallerist Johann König’s new memoir details how his blindness has helped him understand good artWhen gallerist Johann König sold his first artwork at the tender age of 21, he had a secret he only reluctantly shared with his buyer. ...
13:26, 06/21/2019

Kerr: KD injury 'more serious than we thought' Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Thursday night that Kevin Durant's right calf strain was more serious than initially thought and acknowledged that Durant's availability for the rest of the Western Conference finals is in doubt....
13:26, 05/17/2019

Meghan McCain felt 'petrified' about revealing miscarriage but decided to 'take the leap' Meghan McCain explained her motivation behind last week's op-ed about her miscarriage in an Instagram post.        ...
16:13, 07/22/2019

Castro Punches His Ticket, Harris Starts to Fidget and Yang Starts to Kick It: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 8 We made it. After eight full weeks of Twitter spats, campaign gossip, polls and memes, we’ve reached our first bye week of The Root’s Presidential Black Power Rankings. Not only have the power rankings been a rousing success, with people eagerly anti...
09:39, 08/27/2019

Why I believe humans were in Australia much earlier than we thought Newly discovered shells and blackened stones are compelling evidence that humans lived in Australia 60,000 years earlier than we thought, says James Bowler...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Dayton firefighter: ''I thought it was a mistake' The women and men of Dayton Fire Department Station 11 spent the early hours of Sunday morning on a horrifying task: searching for victims in the aftermath of a mass shooting....
22:39, 08/09/2019

There may be far more water on the Moon than previously thought When NASA and other space agencies from around the world eventually send humans back to the Moon in the coming decades they’ll likely be doing so with a goal of eventually establishing scientific settlements in the not-so-distant future. With t...
00:52, 07/24/2019

Breast cancer risk from using HRT is ‘twice what was thought’ Study prompts medicines regulator to advise all women using HRT to remain vigilantThe risk of breast cancer from using hormone replacement therapy is double what was previously thought, according to a major piece of research, which confirms that HRT ...
05:00, 08/30/2019

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy' - Azarenka "Former world number one Victoria Azarenka was afraid becoming pregnant in 2016 would end her tennis career, but says she returned to the game stronger after the birth of her son."...
15:00, 05/20/2019

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy': Azarenka Former world number one Victoria Azarenka was afraid becoming pregnant in 2016 would end her tennis career, but says she returned to the game stronger after the birth of her son....
11:13, 05/20/2019

The AFC is worse than we thought, and more NFL Week 1 takeaways The Jaguars and Browns were among the early disappointments. Also: The Rams' offense is changing, and Mike Zimmer appears to have gotten his wish with the Vikings....
01:52, 09/10/2019

Panda bears: Not as mysterious as we once thought Panda bears eat bamboo. We all know that. But we also all know that bears are meat eaters. A new study indicates the panda bears' change of diet from meat to bamboo isn't as puzzling as it would appear on first glance....
20:52, 05/03/2019

And Who Am I? Even Dorota Thought Gossip Girl Was Someone Else Zuzanna Szadkowski, who played Blair Waldorf's Polish housekeeper and confidante Dorota in the original Gossip Girl series, is just as underwhelmed as you are about the true identity of Gossip......
21:52, 07/26/2019

‘I was really upset’: the Spurs fan who for eight hours thought they were out Gerard Sharpe’s plane took off as Raheem Sterling scored that goal. He landed to find it had not been ‘typical Spurs’ after allGerard Sharpe is a 58-year-old Tottenham lifer who thought that his team had run out of ways to torment him. He was wrong. ...
16:13, 05/31/2019

CC Sabathia’s final season has been so much more than he thought With the end of his career just weeks away, CC Sabathia is trying to make the most of his time left with the Yankees. “Hopefully we’ll win the division and roll into the playoffs,” Sabathia said Monday, a day before the Yankees’ final homestand of th...
16:26, 09/17/2019

Marianne Williamson says liberals are 'mean' and lie: 'I thought the right did that' Longshot Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson suggested in a new interview that she was surprised to find liberals are "so mean" and even lie -- lashing out at the party's treatment of her spiritually tinged campaign. ...
19:52, 09/05/2019

'Thought I made it obvious': Lil Nas X appears to come out as gay Lil Nas X has said he wanted to open up about his sexuality before the end of Pride Month by sharing a message on Twitter appearing to confirm he is a member of the LGBTQ community....
20:39, 07/01/2019

Cameron Boyce, Dove Cameron and More Descendants 3 Stars Reveal How Their Characters Have Evolved The VKs are back in action! Descendants 3 premieres tonight on the Disney Channel, with new songs to sing and battles to fight, and in a brand new featurette exclusive to E! News, the......
20:26, 08/02/2019

Rosé All Day: Cheers to National Rosé Day & All the TV Characters Who Love the Pink Drink Rosé all day, baby! Today is National Rosé Day, which is a big deal. We know what you're thinking, but yes, it's a real day and no, we aren't the ones who came up......
21:00, 06/08/2019

'Game of Thrones' mock draft: Where your favorite characters might fit in NFL With "Game of Thrones" ending Sunday night, where would show's beloved characters best fit if they sign with NFL teams? Let's explore ...        ...
13:13, 05/14/2019

Yoga Day: Cartoon Characters Motu And Patlu Perform Yoga With PM Modi Iconic cartoon characters Motu and Patlu performed yoga with Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning in Ranchi on the occasion of the fifth International Yoga Day....
07:52, 06/21/2019

Chrissy Teigen Says She Never Thought of Herself "as a Real Model" Chrissy Teigen has come a long way from relying on free burritos. Today, fans know the 33-year-old star as a standout voice on social media, a host, a model, a cookbook author, John......
21:00, 05/24/2019

Victim of brutal subway attack thought he ‘was going to die’ The victim of a bloody subway attack told The Post he thought he was “not coming out alive” when his attacker pulled out a 6-inch kitchen knife during the assault. “He tried to stab me over and over,” said Roberto Hernandez, 3...
02:39, 09/10/2019

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but he may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
04:00, 08/15/2019

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn't have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite....
05:52, 08/25/2019

San Diego man thought to be DB Cooper dies: report A 75-year-old San Diego man who led an eventful life of danger and who some thought may have been D.B. Cooper, the legendary hijacker who pulled off one of the most daring heists in modern history, died Tuesday. ...
07:00, 07/11/2019

Bottas thought a one-stop British GP was "out of the question" Valtteri Bottas thought making one-stop was "out of the question" in the Formula 1 British Grand Prix was possible, after losing out to team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the pit stops...
20:26, 07/14/2019

Bernadette Peters: 'Every role I've played, I've thought – that's me!' The Broadway powerhouse talks about trusting Sondheim, hearing others sing her songs and waiting to be taken seriouslyCafe Luxembourg, the closet-sized New York bistro Bernadette Peters chooses for our lunch, opened in 1983 and seems almost unchanged...
09:00, 05/30/2019

I Wanted to Know What White Men Thought About Their Privilege. So I Asked. My college class asks what it means to be white in America — but interrogating that question as a black woman in the real world is much harder to do....
11:26, 07/17/2019

Extraterrestrial life could be scarcer than first thought, study says The search for extraterrestrial life has fascinated humanity for generations, with all sorts of theories about where it could exist, if it exists at all. For all those hoping to see an abundance of E.T., a new study puts a bit of a damper on their wh...
16:13, 06/11/2019

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million years ago...
22:39, 06/03/2019

UK costs to cut greenhouse emissions 40% higher than thought: FT Britain's government has estimated that the cost of eliminating greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 could be 40% higher than one given by official climate advisers, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing a finance ministry letter....
19:13, 06/06/2019

The Houston Texans thought they didn’t need a GM. They were wrong. Criticism is mounting that the Texans didn’t get enough for Jadeveon Clowney and gave up too much to get Laremy Tunsil and Kenny Stills in Saturday’s trades....
02:13, 09/02/2019

Thought last week was hot? Here are the 50 hottest cities in America 24/7 Wall St. has identified the country's 50 hottest cities based on the average number of 90-plus degree days per year using climate data.        ...
17:39, 07/22/2019

Cazorla: I thought about quitting, but you have to follow your dream "Santi Cazorla said he was close to quitting football as a result of his serious injuries - but is now revelling in his return to the Spanish national side."...
11:13, 06/06/2019

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in more trouble than we thought Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in even deeper trouble than we thought if a recent report is anything to go by. According to the Financial Times, it seems that some of Facebook‘s early backers have been spooked by increasing regulatory scrut...
21:13, 08/23/2019

Being overweight is even more of a cancer risk than previously thought The risks of being obese are fairly well documented, and while it’s true that a person who is significantly overweight can better their odds of living longer with exercise, avoiding tobacco, and other healthy lifestyle choices, losing weight is...
03:26, 08/13/2019

Our species got to Europe 165,000 years earlier than we thought The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old...
22:13, 07/10/2019

Off-duty Philly cop shoots panhandler he thought had a gun An off-duty Philadelphia cop shot a panhandler who approached his car because he thought the man was carrying a gun, according to reports. The detective, who was driving an unmarked car and wearing civilian clothes, was stopped in traffic soon before...
08:52, 05/23/2019

Thought It Was A Dog, Says Singer Arrested For Keeping Bear As Pet Zarith Sofia Yasin, a Malaysian singer, was arrested for keeping a wild bear in her home. However, she insists she thought the animal was a dog, not a sun bear....
12:52, 06/13/2019

I was beautiful on the outside but still thought of myself as ‘the one-breasted monster’ | Clare Dea I vowed to never tell anyone about my condition but I felt like a fraud. Then I realised that my story can help othersI can distinctly recall the overwhelming sense of shame that I felt, as I stared back at my 15-year-old self’s imperfect reflection ...
16:52, 09/09/2019

Voit thought 'broken jaw' when hit by Bettis pitch Yankees slugger Luke Voit said he remembered when Giancarlo Stanton's jaw was broken by Milwaukee's Mike Fiers five years ago when he took a pitch to the face on Saturday....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Blind date: ‘He was late. I thought I’d been stood up’ Jordan, 25, critical care nurse, meets Jack, 26, PAWhat were you hoping for?A new experience and an interesting story to tell my mum. Continue reading......
08:00, 07/20/2019

Extraterrestrial life could be scarcer than first thought: study The search for extraterrestrial life has fascinated humanity for generations, with all sorts of theories about where it could exist, if it exists at all. For all those hoping to see an abundance of E.T., a new study puts a bit of a damper on its wher...
08:26, 06/12/2019

Bank of England: No-deal Brexit not as bad as we thought The negative impact of a no-deal Brexit will not be as severe as originally thought because of improved planning by the government, businesses and the financial sector, the Bank of England has said....
23:00, 09/04/2019

Ice sheets in Patagonia are more massive than scientists thought The slabs of ice that stretch across vast portions of Argentina and Chile are bigger and thicker than scientists thought, according to a seven-year survey of Patagonia's ice....
22:13, 06/04/2019

World's biggest cave is even bigger than we thought Thanks to discoveries made during a recent expedition, the world's largest cave, Vietnam's Son Doong, appears to be even bigger than previously thought. Find out how much larger we now think it is....
04:26, 05/20/2019

Murray closer than he thought to singles return Former world number one Andy Murray is considering returning to singles action at Cincinnati next month, saying he is "closer than he thought" to being ready....
15:39, 07/30/2019

Suarez thought his 'career was over' after Chiellini bite "Luis Suarez has revealed that he thought his career was over after his bite on Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup landed him a four-month ban."...
23:26, 06/15/2019

3 pivotal Bitcoin figures thought to be Satoshi that you should know about Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. One of today’s greatest technology mysteries is not how Bitcoin works, but who created it. On October 31,...
15:52, 08/21/2019

There may be more water on the moon than we thought, study finds The study, conducted by researchers from the University of California, determined that many of the shadowed craters on the moon are likely to hold millions of tons of ice, which could come in handy for future moon missions....
16:52, 07/24/2019

How we met: ‘When I saw his profile picture, I thought: “What have I agreed to go on a date with?”’ Charlotte and Jack Cook live in Cambridgeshire. Charlotte, 25, is a teaching assistant for children with special educational needs. Jack, 31, is a land agentThe first time Charlotte and Jack met – as her first shift at a clothes shop ended and his be...
17:39, 08/19/2019

It turns out planes are even worse for the climate than we thought Aeroplane contrails have a larger warming effect than all the CO2 emitted by planes that has accumulated in the atmosphere since the first ever flight...
17:52, 06/27/2019

'I thought the market would be down more' — Cramer says he's not running away from stocks yet 'Not everything should be thrown out here" on China's currency devaluation and subsequent plunge on Wall Street, says CNBC's Jim Cramer....
19:00, 08/05/2019

Every Car You Thought Time Forgot Lives on This Instagram Minitrucks. Lowrider imports. Kandy paint Accords with scissor doors. These were cars of the magazine era, and you may have thought that the internet forgot about them. But you were wrong. Welcome to UndergroundStyles.us, where the chrome Lexanis nev...
21:52, 05/13/2019

Cowboys video shows just how little they thought of Giants As if the Giants didn’t suffer enough in their season-opening loss to the Cowboys, it became public on Monday just how easy the Cowboys thought the victory was. The Giants traveled to Dallas and had their secondary brutally exposed for its youth and ...
23:13, 09/10/2019

How Facebook and Google are using algorithms to predict your next thought Advertisements follow you everywhere. Google and Facebook have become the de facto diarchs, mining your online attention to track every single move to serve their needs. While it’s becoming increasingly impossible to quench the big tech’s thirst for ...
20:13, 05/02/2019

Lil Nas X Confirms He's Gay: 'Deadass Thought I Made It Obvious' On the final day of Pride Month—and fresh from wrapping up a set at the Glastonbury music festival in the U.K. this weekend—rapper Lil Nas X officially came out as gay....
16:52, 07/01/2019

Did we split from Neanderthals 400,000 years earlier than we thought? An analysis of fossil teeth suggests that the shared ancestor of modern humans and our Neanderthal cousins may have lived more than 800,000 years ago...
22:13, 05/15/2019

Scott Pruitt Did Even More Corruption Than Previously Thought Former EPA head Scott Pruitt and his staff spent $124,000 on unnecessary first and business class travel during his time in the Trump administration, according to new information unearthed by the EPA’s Office of the Inspector General and reported by ...
05:00, 05/17/2019

At $5,495, Would You Give This 2011 Think City Electric Some Serious Thought? The best place for a small electric car is in the city, and with a reasonable day range and put-it-in-your pocket parkability, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Think is about as City as they come. Let’s see if its price however, has you avoiding it ...
19:00, 05/06/2019

Kit Harington Has Thought Really, Really Hard About the End of Game of Thrones Another day, another story about how someone on Game of Thrones doesn't think the end of Game of Thrones was anything but great. In an Emmy round-up interview for THR, best actor in......
03:39, 08/20/2019

Rick Scott Sucks Even More Than Humanly Thought Possible Because of former Florida governor and current U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, nearly half a million people in Florida who would otherwise be covered by Medicaid are uninsured. It turns out that not only was Scott indifferent to the uninsured, he also might be...
20:13, 09/11/2019

McIlroy an after-thought as Koepka dominates PGA Championship As Brooks Koepka prepared to start the third round at the PGA Championship with a commanding seven-stroke lead, Rory McIlroy was long done with his day, reduced to being an after-thought at a tournament he entered as the best player in the world this...
21:52, 05/18/2019

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson fire near Yosemite National Park. (credit: NASA / Flickr) While humans have been enthusiastically o...
02:52, 08/02/2019

Dallas officer tells 911: 'I thought it was my apartment' The former Dallas police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man in his own home told a 911 dispatcher "I thought it was my apartment" nearly 20 times as she waited for emergency responders to arrive....
23:00, 04/30/2019

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbourne’s city centre. To mark his constant visits to t...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Predatory pediatrician may have been more awful than originally thought Attorneys for the numerous victims who were reportedly sexually abused at the hands of Big Apple pediatrician Dr. Reginald Archibald spoke out Thursday — claiming that a report released last month by the hospital where he worked only scrapes th...
03:52, 06/21/2019

NSA improperly collected even more call records than we thought According to documents obtained by the ACLU, the NSA's problem of collecting unauthorized American phone call data is worse than we first thought. Last May, the NSA deleted more than 600 million call records that it collected in error. The agenc...
16:52, 06/26/2019

GM Thought About Selling Its Detroit Headquarters: Report General Motors is headquartered at Detroit’s Renaissance Center, which was actually built by Henry Ford II in the 1970s the first time there was hope of a Detroit renaissance. GM has been there since 1996, though they recently considered selling it,...
18:52, 05/20/2019

Here's What People Thought of Amazon When It First Launched in the Mid-1990s Amazon was founded on July 5, 1994, and launched its online store in 1995, letting people buy books from the comfort of their homes. Twenty-five years after its inception, Amazon now sells everything from taco holders shaped like dinosaurs to tongue ...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Doctor Who Could Return to Our Screens Sooner Than We'd Thought The cast of Enola Holmes continues to grow with a reckless abandon. Dana Lee discusses his role in Birds of Prey. Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite could get a western remake. Daisy Ridley teases her epic duel in The Rise of Skywalker. Plus, what’s to come on ...
15:26, 07/03/2019

Dany Did Exactly What We Thought Would Happen in GoT's Penultimate Episode Daenerys Targaryen went on a fiery rampage in Game of Thrones season 8 episode 5, causing the deaths of thousands of innocent civilians and leaving behind an unrecognisable King's Landing....
07:13, 05/13/2019

Eastern US cities are spewing more methane into air than we thought WASHINGTON — Older US east coast cities are leaking nine times as much natural gas into the air — from homes or pipes heading into houses — than the federal government had thought, a new airborne monitoring study finds. It’s probably not a safety pro...
21:13, 07/23/2019

Canadian released from Syria says 'I thought I was going to be there forever' A Canadian national who was detained by the Syrian government for months has been released and appeared at a press conference in Beirut on Friday. "I thought I was going to be there forever," he said....
20:13, 08/09/2019

'Are you forgetting?': Rival Julian Castro puts the focus on Joe Biden's age in debate Joe Biden's age was thrust into the spotlight at a stormy Democratic Party presidential primary debate as a rival repeatedly raised questions about the frontrunner's memory....
18:13, 09/13/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 Characters: Spawn, Nightwolf, Sindel join Shang Tsung in DLC Kombat Pack Mortal Kombat 11 is adding Shang Tsung along with Spawn, Sindel, Nightwolf, and 2 more guests in the Kombat Pack DLC! Early access to the Sorcerer begins June 18th....
02:39, 06/02/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 Mercy: How to perform Mercy in MK11 with ALL characters NetherRealm's latest fighter has a mechanic that allows you to bring opponents back from the brink of death - but it doesn't really ever tell you how to do it. So we do....
05:39, 05/04/2019

Beyoncé and More Stars Come Face to Face With Their Lion King Characters These are some fierce photos. With two weeks left until Jon Favreau's The Lion King remake debuts in theaters, Beyoncé and her castmates just gave fans another reason to be......
19:26, 07/02/2019

If 'Game of Thrones' fans had their way, these two characters would still be alive Spoiler alert! Of the 170,000 "Game of Thrones" fans surveyed on Reddit after Sunday's Battle of Winterfell episode, the plurality of them wanted these two characters to have survived the fight.        ...
20:13, 04/30/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Characters Time: Shang Tsung Kombat Pack Release Date Update Today The Necromancer Shang Tsung is arriving in Mortal Kombat 11 later today and promises to change up the meta in some impressive ways - here's what you need to know....
05:26, 06/18/2019

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. But he was already a fan. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but turned around and hired her....
17:00, 08/24/2019

Skull shows our species got to Europe 165,000 earlier than we thought The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old...
20:00, 07/10/2019

David Ortiz Is a Victim of the Violence He Thought He Had Escaped Ortiz has described growing up surrounded by violence in the Dominican Republic, and he became a victim this week despite being one of the country’s most beloved figures....
03:52, 06/12/2019

Swinging 60s surrealist Penny Slinger: 'Collectors thought I came with the art' She made psychic dolls houses, erotic wedding cakes and full-frontal collages. But the world wasn’t ready for her powerful personal visions. Is ‘Lady Picasso’ about to get her dues?Penelope Slinger has never done anything by halves. She remembers dra...
14:00, 06/27/2019

One of Detective Pikachu's Grossest Moments Is Even Weirder Than You Thought Detective Pikachu’s trailers were full of wonderfully cute (and occasionally freaky) Pokémon—but one of the biggest reactions came with the debut of Lickitung. Or rather, Licktung’s ginormous, gross tongue as it slathers Tim Goodman’s face with saliv...
19:26, 05/28/2019

Earth's last magnetic-pole flip took much longer than we thought The last reversal of Earth's magnetic poles happened long before humans could record it, but research on the flow of ancient lava has helped scientists estimate the duration of this strange phenomenon....
19:26, 08/08/2019

Survivor who crossed path with gunman thought it was a drill CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — A man who survived a shooting at a Virginia Beach government building says he initially thought it was a drill for city employees — in part because he crossed paths with the gunman three times without getting shot. Ned Carlstro...
21:26, 06/02/2019

Corey Ballentine is overcoming tragedy ‘worse’ than many thought He was told the bullet lodged in his body would set off the security alarms at airports, but so far it has not. There were no stitches administered to close the wound, but that does not mean the healing process was seamless for Corey Ballentine. The ...
03:26, 08/28/2019

The Fast and Furious Green Eclipse Was Even Faker Than You Thought The Hollywood wackiness of Paul Walker’s snot green Mitsubishi Eclipse from the first Fast And Furious movie goes much deeper than that goofy “Danger To Manifold” display. Did you know the car’s exhaust note in the movie was actually a mix of a super...
01:00, 07/16/2019

On second thought, maybe the Game Of Thrones showrunners won't be at Comic-Con this week Although HBO’s blockbuster Game Of Thrones ended earlier this year—you may have heard about it on one of your favorite petition sites—that didn’t stop the series from carving out a choice piece of real estate at San Diego Comic-Con this year, announc...
09:13, 07/18/2019

Maybe we are alone after all: Planets that could sustain alien life much rarer than thought So, maybe we are alone after all. The number of planets in the universe that could sustain life is much smaller than had been thought, scientists said.       ...
21:52, 06/11/2019

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighting matches as animal cruelty. Those affected, including some BattleBots contestants, received a messa...
10:39, 08/22/2019

Humans Dominated Earth Earlier Than Previously Thought Archaeologists worldwide pooled their knowledge of past land use — and pushed back the date when human farming and other practices began altering the planet....
03:00, 08/30/2019

What Charli XCX Really Thought About Joining Taylor Swift's Tour This will not sit well with Swifties. Charli XCX is reflecting on her time on Taylor Swift's Reputation Stadium Tour. Back in 2018, the Grammy winner invited Charli and Camila Cabello......
23:00, 08/06/2019

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. She already had it. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but turned around and hired her....
17:39, 08/25/2019

4 Icy Hot Commercials Where It Was Extremely Clear Shaq Thought Icy Hot Was Dog Repellent While basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has been Icy Hot’s spokesperson for over a decade, it seems like he’s always had the wrong idea about what the topical pain reliever actually does. Here are four commercials where it was extremely clear Shaq t...
01:26, 09/12/2019

She thought she had a customer service job but soon discovered she was working for cybercriminals Arnica Valka was one of the world's most notorious cybercrime villages. In this excerpt from Kate Fazzini's "Kingdom of Lies," one former hacker from the town explains how she got drawn in....
16:00, 06/11/2019

A woman in Missouri thought she had water in her ear but it was actually a venomous spider Miles Boyer/Shutterstock Susie Torres, from Kansas, City, Missouri, went to the doctor on Tuesday thinking she had water in her left ear. Instead, doctors found a dime-sized, venomous, brown recluse spider living there. Thankfully, the spider didn...
07:13, 08/24/2019

'Plane crash' that led to police search now thought to be meteor Glowing object flying through the air led to land and air search in south-west EnglandA suspected light aircraft crash that sparked a police land and air search in south-west England is now thought to have been a meteor.Members of the public called e...
23:39, 09/08/2019

'I hid my scars for years ... I thought I was only good for horror movies' A terrible fire left Vicky Knight physically and mentally scarred. Now a film role as the victim of an acid attack has changed her life – and led her to love her bodyVicky Knight smiles, shakes my hand and sits down to talk. But she doesn’t remove he...
07:26, 05/17/2019

Thawing permafrost releasing more carbon than previously thought The problem of thawing permafrost is worse than climate scientists thought. New research suggests previous studies have underestimated the rate at which thawing permafrost is releasing carbon into the atmosphere....
23:52, 07/03/2019

"Thought-Provoking": Shatrughan Sinha On PM's Independence Day Speech Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, known for his sharply critical comments on Twitter against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today heaped praise on him for his Independence Day speech, calling it......
13:52, 08/18/2019

Louis van Gaal: ‘I thought Manchester United could buy every player’ United’s former manager on Rooney, tactics, why the club is too commercial and being ‘very surprised’ at Solskjær’s appointmentThe Guardian sat down with Louis van Gaal at Noordwijk’s Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin, three years since his dismissal by Manc...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Rarely-used LIRR train ‘wasn’t thought through enough,’ say residents In yet another stunning example of LIRR waste, the MTA-managed line in March started running a single train car -- staffed with up to three employees -- to link eight of the Hamptons poshest towns....
03:52, 05/19/2019

Everyone Thought Of The Same Joke Ahead Of Apple's iPhone 11 Launch The Apple event is scheduled to start at 10:30 pm today and as the time draws closer, a flurry of jokes have surfaced on social media. Take a look at some of the funniest ones....
08:26, 09/10/2019

Ancient footprints show Neanderthals may have been taller than thought The biggest collection of Neanderthal footprints yet discovered offers a window on their social structure, and shows that their group was filled with children...
02:39, 09/10/2019

Plate tectonics began nearly 2 billion years before we thought Earth’s continents may have been shifting for 2.5 billion years, according to a study of ancient rocks that finds plate tectonics evolved far earlier than we thought...
21:26, 08/07/2019

Huge T. rex fossil suggests many dinosaurs were bigger than we thought The discovery of a T. rex that was 400 kilograms heavier than any other found so far suggests we may have underestimated the size of this and other dinosaurs...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Marc Jacobs On His Fashion Legacy: “I Never Thought Of Myself As Cool” Restlessly inventive and always provocative, Marc Jacobs has redefined American cool for the past three decades. Tim Blanks talks to the visionary designer in the August issue of Vogue...
07:13, 07/05/2019

Woman suffers from rare ‘sex headaches’: ‘I thought I was dying’ Mind-blowing sex may sound like your ideal night, but for some, the phrase has more painful connotations. These blinding headaches, caused by orgasms or sexual excitement, are absolutely excruciatingly – and have many fearing the worst. Sammi R...
19:13, 06/11/2019

Malaysian singer arrested after rescuing bear she thought was a dog A singer in Malaysia was reportedly arrested after she rescued a “dog” from the side of the road — that she later realized was a sun bear. Zarith Sofia Yasin, 27, told local media she came across the apparently ambiguous creature at...
01:26, 06/14/2019

She Thought She Had Water In Ear - It Was A Venomous Brown Recluse Spider The discomfort in Susie Torres' left ear felt like the water that can get stuck there after swimming. She heard swooshing when she woke up Tuesday and assumed it had been caused by an allergy shot....
06:26, 08/24/2019

Adam Vinatieri: Retirement never a thought on his mind, will 'get the demons out' Despite struggles in his first two weeks of the season, 46-year-old Adam Vinatieri says he never contemplated retirement.       ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

A police officer thought he was rescuing a kitten. It was a bobcat A New Hampshire police officer says the kitten he was trying to pick up in a parking lot turned out to be a bobcat.        ...
22:26, 07/30/2019

She Thought She’d Married a Rich Chinese Farmer. She Hadn’t. Pakistan has charged dozens of people with trafficking women to China as wives. Rabia Kanwal was one bride who says she was lied to. In China, her husband has a different story....
12:00, 05/27/2019

New research on Tunguska finds such events happen less often than we thought Enlarge / The famed Tunguska event of 1908 scorched a five-mile swath of trees and caused many to fall away from the center of the blast in a distinct radial pattern. (credit: Photo12/Universal Images Group via Getty Image) Last month marked the 11...
19:39, 07/17/2019

‘I thought psychologists were for crazy people’: can therapy help refugees? Their journeys over, many asylum seekers in Europe find themselves struggling with mental health problems. Seven people – and the therapists working with them – share their storiesFor Muntaser, it’s the memory of militiamen raiding his village in Dar...
22:26, 08/31/2019

Here Are the Bad Things NASA Thought Might Happen to the First Astronauts on the Moon Fifty years ago this week, humankind landed on the Moon for the first time. It was one of the most impressive technological feats ever pulled off, filled with peril and uncertainty. Given that, it’s fair to wonder just what exactly NASA scientists we...
18:26, 07/17/2019

Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought. Renee Holland sent her Facebook friend thousands of dollars. She became entwined in a global fraud that the social network and the United States military appear helpless to stop....
07:13, 07/29/2019

Glaciers Are Melting Underwater. It’s Worse Than Previously Thought Underwater ice melt from glaciers could be happening much faster than previously thought, according to new research published in the journal Science. That’s a dangerous finding as melting glaciers linked to climate change threaten to raise sea ...
22:26, 07/25/2019

Sesame Allergy More Common Than Once Thought, Study Finds More than one million children and adults are allergic to sesame in the United States, scientists report. But sesame is not among the allergens that must be listed on food labels....
01:39, 08/03/2019

The first Americans had pet dogs 1000 years earlier than thought There were domestic dogs in North America 10,200 years ago, according to a re-examination of an ancient dog skeleton that looks like a small English setter...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Explore the Creation of Jim Starlin's Marvel Characters, With Jim Starlin Jim Starlin’s creations have become a major lynchpin of the Marvel Universe in its modern iteration, with characters like Gamora, Drax, and Thanos dominating films, becoming memes, and generally entering broader pop culture in a way that would have b...
04:39, 08/11/2019

Borderlands 3 release date, trailers and new Borderlands characters Borderlands 3 looks set to amp up the mayhem of what was already a pretty chaotic franchise. With brand new Vault Hunters to choose from, a devilish duo of enemies heading up a Psycho army – and some smart social media commentary to boot ...
23:52, 08/28/2019

Treasury could could reach debt limit much sooner than previously thought If lawmakers heed the The Bipartisan Policy Center’s warning that the Treasury Department could run out of money to pay its bills by early September, they could be forced to raise the borrowing limit before a lengthy break in August....
01:13, 07/09/2019

Andy Murray gives little thought to chance of facing brother at Wimbledon • Scot returns to SW19 for doubles tournament• Murray could play Jamie and Neal Skupski in third roundAndy Murray continues to dominate the British tennis landscape, even though his return to Wimbledon after two years away in various states of physic...
00:00, 06/29/2019

Marvel insider says a movie we thought was coming in MCU Phase 4 isn’t happening at all An exciting rumor earlier this week said that Marvel is already working on rebooting Fantastic Four now that it owns the property, with Ant-Man director Peyton Reed eager to direct the franchise. According to the leak, Reed’s initial pitch to K...
22:39, 06/07/2019

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail - UK regulator Facebook's fledging cryptocurrency will raise questions for both society and government that need close examination, a senior official at Britain's financial watchdog said on Tuesday, in another sign that the planned project will face deep scrutiny....
18:00, 07/02/2019

RPT-Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail - UK regulator Facebook's fledging cryptocurrency will raise questions for both society and government that need close examination, a senior official at Britain's financial watchdog said on Tuesday, in another sign that the planned project will face deep scrutiny....
18:00, 07/02/2019

'I thought it was basically amazing': readers' pick of the best movies since 2000 From No Country for Old Men to Paddington 2, Guardian readers on the best films of the 21st century so far•Read what the Guardian’s film critics opted for•Film-makers choose their No 1•Peter Bradshaw on why our No 1 is our No 1‘It reminds me how hard...
15:01, 09/17/2019

Man fatally shot by cousin who thought gun wasn’t loaded: cops A Bronx man was fatally shot by his cousin, who pulled the trigger of a gun he thought was unloaded, police said Wednesday. Mohammed Touray, 18, had removed the ammo magazine from his pistol before handing it to his 21-year-old cousin, Omar Turay, ar...
16:13, 08/07/2019

Doomed chopper pilot thought he had ‘20-minute window’ to get out of city The pilot who fatally crashed a helicopter atop a Manhattan skyscraper mistakenly thought he had a “20-minute window to make it out” of the city amid heavy rain and fog, federal investigators said Tuesday. The National Transportation Safe...
21:26, 06/25/2019

Someone Thought This Cleveland Browns-Themed Kia Stinger GTS Was A Good Idea I have nothing against the Cleveland Browns, that I know of. I often forget they exist, and one of my esteemed Deadspin colleagues even says the team is “a hot pick to be good this year.” (He doesn’t totally buy it, though, because they’re the Browns...
22:26, 09/02/2019

Mets botch apology to 1969 players they thought were dead The Mets apologized to Jim Gosger and Jesse Hudson of the 1969 Mets, both of whom were included in a video montage of deceased players a day earlier during a 50th anniversary celebration of that World Series winning team. Both are still living. Befor...
07:13, 07/01/2019

Andy Murray says he is closer than he thought to making singles return Former world No1 could return at Cincinatti Open [on 10 August]‘In terms of moving and waking up the next day, I’m feeling good’The former world No 1, Andy Murray, is considering returning to singles action at Cincinnati next month, saying he is “clo...
13:39, 07/30/2019

I Love You, Now Die questions everything we thought we knew about the case against Michelle Carter As technology continues to permeate the most intimate spaces of our personal lives, it’s becoming ever more common for humanity’s darkest impulses to leak out of our brains and onto our smartphone screens, leaving the law scrambling to catch up. Docu...
20:39, 07/09/2019

Body Of Man, Thought To Have Fallen From Plane, Found In London Garden The body of a man thought to have been a stowaway who fell from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways flight on its way into Heathrow Airport has been found in a garden in London, police said on Monday....
11:39, 07/02/2019

Photo captures shocked mom: She thought she was meeting her third girl, but it's a boy! "It's a girl," the ultrasound tech wrote on paper for the North Carolina mom and her family. They took home a newborn boy in a pink fluffy sleeper.        ...
20:26, 05/08/2019

Woman thought she had kidney stones, gave birth to triplets STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota woman who recently gave birth to triplets says she didn’t find out about her pregnancy until she went to the hospital with what she thought were kidney stones. KOTA-TV reports Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, gave birth...
23:26, 08/17/2019

Humans Inhabited the Amazon 7,500 Years Earlier Than Previously Thought Humans settled in southwestern Amazonia and even experimented with agriculture much earlier than previously thought, according to an international team of researchers. ...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Trump once thought Taylor Swift was 'fantastic,' but conservatives have cooled on her Swift has begun speaking out in favor of liberal policies and against Republican candidates. Understandably, conservative reception of her has cooled.        ...
20:13, 09/16/2019

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail: UK regulator Facebook's fledging cryptocurrency will raise questions for both society and government that need close examination, a senior official at Britain's financial watchdog said on Tuesday, in another sign that the planned project will face deep scrutiny....
17:13, 07/02/2019

I thought the main issue in women's sports was equal pay. I was wrong We are told female athletes are paid less than men because they generate less money. But that will always be the case if women’s sports aren’t marketed properlyIn women’s sports we talk a lot about equal pay. The focus of the conversation is usually ...
14:52, 05/09/2019

I thought ‘Secret Daddy’ was bad enough. Now I’ve discovered something worse | Romesh Ranganathan My wife has dropped another bombshellThe mystery of “Secret Daddy” has been resolved, I think. For those who don’t read this column religiously, my youngest son told me recently that he has a secret daddy and then wouldn’t tell me who it was. I wasn’...
08:52, 05/04/2019

Dad killed teen he thought got his daughter hooked on drugs: authorities A Pennsylvania dad fatally shot a teenage boy because he believed the 17-year-old got his daughter hooked on drugs, according to a criminal complaint. Michael D’Biagio, 41, still had his gun when officers arrived at a New Castle pizza shop wher...
13:52, 07/23/2019