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Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor?

The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether for how well ...

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor?

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The Latest: Istanbul mayor-elect greets tens of thousands Tens of thousands of people have attended an election night celebration after a repeated vote in Istanbul made an opposition candidate mayor-elect of Turkey’s largest city...
05:26, 06/24/2019

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio weighs in on Donald Trump's row with Sadiq Khan after the US president called the two Mayor 'twins' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio today said he was a big fan of his London counterpart Sadiq Khan after President Trump compared the two politicians in a stinging jibe....
17:13, 06/03/2019

How will the Tories elect their new leader and the next PM? Conservative officials have revealed the rules for their party's leadership contest, which will also decide the UK's next prime minister. Here's how it works:...
21:26, 06/06/2019

Four things to know about Guatemala’s new president-elect Alejandro Giammattei, a right-wing former prison director, has already said he'll try to modify the unpopular U.S.-Guatemala immigration deal in his country's favor....
09:26, 08/13/2019

GE Investors Gather to Elect New Board General Electric Chairman and CEO Larry Culp, who joined the company just a year ago, is expected to answer questions from investors at the shareholder meeting in Tarrytown, N.Y....
12:52, 05/08/2019

She helped elect Trump. Now she’s apologizing. Brittany Kaiser initially emerged as a seemingly nefarious figure tied to a new kind of voter manipulation powered by Facebook data. She wants to be remembered as a whistleblower and a human rights advocate. You decide....
12:13, 08/10/2019

President-elect says Guatemala can’t do migrant deal with US Guatemala President-elect Alejandro Giammattei says his country will not be able to hold up its side of an immigration agreement with the United States by serving as a “safe third country.”...
04:52, 08/14/2019

The Quick Read About… the New President-elect of the European Commission What Happened This Week: Europe has a new president! Sort of. Germany’s former defense minister Ursula Von der Leyen became the new president-elect of the European Commission (EC) this week following a close vote in the European Parliament. Why...
22:00, 07/19/2019

Voters in Malawi go to polls to elect president, parliament BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Voting has started in in Malawi to elect a new president and 193 members of parliament. Before dawn, hundreds of voters lined up Tuesday at polling centers to cast their ballots in the election in which 78-year-old President P...
08:13, 05/21/2019

Guatemala’s President-Elect Says the Country Can’t do a Migrant Deal with the U.S. GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemalan immigration agreement signed with the Trump administration won’t work because the Central American nation does not have the resources, the country’s new president-elect says. Alejandro Giammattei, ...
10:52, 08/14/2019

Australian voters tipped to elect Labor government Australian bookies predict a return to power for the Labor party in an election on Saturday after six years in the political wilderness and a campaign in which it has put climate change and tax reform at the top of its agenda....
01:52, 05/18/2019

EU Parliament to elect its president on July 3 in any case: spokesman The European Parliament will elect its president on July 3, even if European Union leaders fail to appoint the chair of the EU executive at a summit on Tuesday, a spokesman for the assembly told a news conference....
10:52, 07/02/2019

Ukraine's coalition collapses in blow to president-elect Ukraine's ruling parliamentary coalition has collapsed in what represents a setback for the country's president-elect's plans to hold early elections....
13:13, 05/17/2019

Macedonia’s president-elect to focus on EU accession drive SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia’s president-elect says his first task in coming weeks after assuming his post will be to lobby European Union leaders in Brussels to approve the start of his country’s accession talks in June...
15:13, 05/06/2019

Macedonia's president-elect to focus on EU accession drive North Macedonia's president-elect says his first task in coming weeks after assuming his post will be to lobby European Union leaders in Brussels to approve the start of his country's accession talks in June....
16:13, 05/06/2019

Ukraine’s coalition collapses in blow to president-elect KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s ruling parliamentary coalition has collapsed in what represents a setback for the country’s president-elect’s plans to hold early elections. The speaker in the Supreme Rada said Friday that he has rece...
13:13, 05/17/2019

Europe’s voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarians are voting in the European Parliament elections after a series of scandals overshadowed the debate on key issues of the EU’s future. Voters on Sunday are casting ballots for their country’s 17 seats in th...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Trump: Russia Helped Elect Me President. Wayment, What I Had Meant to Say Was... President Donald Trump was on one this morning as he finally admitted that Russia’s work helped him win the White House. But after realizing that he’d let the truth slip out, Tiny Twitter Fingers immediately moonwalked that statement back....
22:13, 05/30/2019

Rape-Accused BSP Candidate "Missing", Mayawati Says "Duty" To Elect Him In Uttar Pradesh's Mau district, a unique campaign is in full swing for Atul Rai, a Bahujan Samaj Party candidate. From party chief Mayawati to Samajwadi Party's Akhilesh Yadav, everyone has been......
14:39, 05/15/2019

South Africa Lawmakers Re-Elect Cyril Ramaphosa As President South African lawmakers on Wednesday re-elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the nation's president, two weeks after the ruling ANC party returned to power in legislative elections....
04:00, 05/23/2019

Turkey: Erdogan influence bars mayors-elect from office Istanbul, where the mayoral vote is due to be rerun after presidential pressure, isn't the only place where local election results remain contested. In Turkey's east, several winners have also been shut out of office....
19:52, 06/01/2019

Why young, left-wing radicals could help re-elect President Trump “It was traumatizing,” said Juniper, age 19. “It was sort of a personal attack, or at least it felt that way.” “It really is their 9/11,” said Laila, 26. “Not that I’m attempting in any way to equate the loss of so many precious lives to an ind...
00:26, 06/16/2019

Guatemala to elect president amid tensions over violence, migration Guatemalans on Sunday will vote for a new president, who will face the challenge of curbing drug gang violence that has convulsed the country and helped spur illegal immigration to the United States, fueling tensions with President Donald Trump....
17:39, 06/16/2019

Congress Parliamentary Party To Meet On June 1 To Elect Leader After the Lok Sabha polls debacle, the newly-elected MPs of the Congress will meet for the first time on June 1 and elect the new leader of the parliamentary party....
22:39, 05/29/2019

UN food agency members vote to elect new director general ROME (AP) — Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have started voting to elect the new head of the United Nation’s food agency. The 194 member countries, convened at the FAO’s headquarters in Rome for the agency’s 4...
13:26, 06/23/2019

Maryland Dems elect first black, female house speaker Maryland lawmakers have elected Adrienne Jones as the state speaker of the House of Delegates -- making her the first African American and the first woman to ascend to the post....
19:52, 05/02/2019

Fans elect historically young NL lineup for All-Star Game Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich have been elected starters for one of the youngest All-Star Game lineups ever, leading the millennial-heavy National League for this year's Midsummer Classic in Cleveland       ...
02:52, 06/28/2019

Europe’s voters elect new parliament amid rising nationalism From Germany and France to Cyprus and Estonia, voters from 21 nations are going to the polls in the final day of a crucial European Parliament election that could see major gains by far-right, nationalist and populist parties...
20:00, 05/26/2019

Yankees’ Miguel Andujar could elect to have season-ending surgery The Yankees have lived without the version of Miguel Andujar they came to depend upon a year ago, as the third baseman has been unable to produce since returning from a torn labrum. They soon may be without him at all the rest of the season. Andujar ...
13:13, 05/15/2019

Canadian province Manitoba set to re-elect majority Progressive Conservative government Voters in Canada's western province of Manitoba were set to re-elect the right-leaning Progressive Conservative (PC) party led by Brian Pallister on Tuesday, CTV news predicted, as poll results were tabulated....
10:00, 09/11/2019

N.L. voters re-elect Dwight Ball’s Liberals to form minority government With most of the polls reporting, the Liberals were elected or leading in 21 ridings, the Tories were at 14, the New Democrats had three and there were two Independents....
03:39, 05/17/2019

Exclusive: Wife of Ukraine president-elect got penthouse bargain from tycoon The wife of Ukrainian president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy bought a luxury apartment for less than half the market rate from business tycoon Oleksandr Buryak, according to official income and property records....
08:26, 05/01/2019

Panama president-elect says he will review contract with Canadian miner First Quantum Panamanian President-elect Laurentino Cortizo said on Tuesday his incoming government would review a contract awarded to a subsidiary of Canadian mining firm First Quantum Minerals....
23:26, 06/04/2019

Australians head to polls, expected to elect 6th prime minister in as many years Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will lose its bid for a third three-year term and Scott Morrison will have had one of the shortest tenures as prime minister in the 118-year history of the Australian federation....
06:26, 05/18/2019

Greek prime minister-elect: 'It's an important victory for Europe, not just for Greece' Prime Minister-elect Kyriakos Mitsotakis told CNBC there was a strong mandate for change in Greece with his party set for an outright majority at Sunday's elections....
23:00, 07/07/2019

CORRECTED-Papua New Guinea parliament meets to elect new prime minister Papua New Guinea's parliament is set to convene in Port Moresby on Thursday to elect a new prime minister after outgoing leader Peter O'Neill resigned following weeks of political turmoil sparked by natural resources deals....
04:52, 05/30/2019

Germany: Merkel party colleagues elect far-right extremist to local council Local leaders of Angela Merkel's CDU and the center-left SPD have been left horrified after their representatives elected a member of the far-right NPD to head a local authority. There were no alternative candidates....
02:00, 09/08/2019

Eurpoean voters cast ballots to elect new parliament as nationalism mounts The election began on Thursday, but most of the EU’s 28 member states, including the biggest of all, Germany and France, are voting on Sunday, and the results are expected overnight....
17:26, 05/26/2019

Thai Lawmakers Elect Military Chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha As Prime Minister Thailand's junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha was elected late Wednesday as the kingdom's first civilian prime minister since the 2014 coup he led, in a vote by a parliament stacked with appointed allies......
22:00, 06/05/2019

Sharad Pawar Votes In Mumbai, Urges People To Elect A Stable Government NCP chief Sharad Pawar pitched for a stable government at the Centre and urged citizens to come out in large numbers to cast their votes as he exercised his democratic righton Monday....
12:52, 04/29/2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: People Will Elect ''Apna Aadmi'': AAP's Dilip Pandey Calling himself a local, Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) North East Delhi candidate Dilip Pandey believes people in the Lok Sabha elections will elect their own man who is aware of the area's ground reality......
11:13, 05/08/2019

Exclusive: U.S. must cultivate Central America or lose out to China: Panama president-elect Panama's president-elect, Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo, said the United States should pay more attention to Central America or risk losing ground to China, which has won diplomatic support and increased its investment in the region in recent years....
07:26, 05/06/2019

Tech executive puts $1 million into campaign to elect vice presidents differently A San Francisco executive who co-founded education tech platform Degreed is behind a national campaign to change the way the vice presidents are selected....
14:39, 05/03/2019

Guatemalans head to the polls to elect president amid tensions over migration, violence Nineteen candidates will compete in the election, which is expected to yield no outright winner, forcing the top two vote getters to face off in a second round on Aug. 11....
19:13, 06/16/2019

Belgium's Michel, European Council president-elect, sees 'immense' challenges Charles Michel, Belgium's prime minister who EU leaders have chosen as the next European Council president, said on Tuesday that Europe is facing "immense" challenges....
22:39, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Panama president-elect plans review of Canadian miner First Quantum's contract Panamanian President-elect Laurentino Cortizo said on Tuesday his government would review a mining contract awarded to a subsidiary of Canada's First Quantum Minerals, casting a cloud of uncertainty around a key project for the firm....
02:52, 06/05/2019

Brittany Kaiser’s work with Cambridge Analytica helped elect Donald Trump. She’s hoping the world will forgive her. Brittany Kaiser first emerged in last year’s Cambridge Analytica scandal as a seemingly nefarious figure, an insider steeped in the dark secrets of a new kind of voter manipulation powered by Facebook data. Now she's hoping the world will see her as ...
13:00, 08/03/2019

Dutch polls open, setting in motion 4 days of voting in European Union member states to elect the bloc’s parliament. THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch polls open, setting in motion 4 days of voting in European Union member states to elect the bloc’s parliament....
09:00, 05/23/2019

What to Read About ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Still thinking about that ending? Or Brad Pitt’s moccasins? Quentin Tarantino’s latest film has generated a lot of ink — and controversy. Here’s what’s worth your time....
22:39, 08/20/2019

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Out Now in India Leonardo DiCaprio. Brad Pitt. Margot Robbie. They are part of the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, which is out now in cinemas across India....
06:26, 08/15/2019

Will Yun Lee on Asian representation in Hollywood: ‘We’re getting there’ Will Yun Lee has had an illustrious acting career spanning two decades that includes memorable roles in a James Bond movie and the Wolverine franchise....
11:00, 08/09/2019

Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood... annotated Let’s get this out of the way first: This is not a complete recounting of every single pop culture reference in Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood. To claim as much would be hubris. No, this is simply the best The A.V. Club could do after two back-to-b...
08:26, 07/30/2019

Dickies Are Trending in Hollywood We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:39, 05/02/2019

Killers Anonymous: Has the Hollywood hitman had its day? The besuited assassin seems to only exist in films. Perhaps it’s time to put them out of their miseryThe central gimmick of new movie Killers Anonymous is an AA-style support group where various underworld assassins come to “share”. That’s about all ...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Why Hollywood Car Stunts Are Getting Harder to Do All the Time Our standard for what makes a movie stunt impressive is pretty high these days. But there’s another major factor that makes it hard to have crazy car action in today’s movies–the inherent idiosyncrasies of modern cars themselves....
01:52, 05/09/2019

Hollywood mourns Peggy Lipton “Twin Peaks” and “Mod Squad” star Peggy Lipton died Saturday from cancer, her daughters Rashida and Kadida Jones announced. Lipton had been diagnosed with colon cancer in 2004....
02:39, 05/13/2019

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how society can reform its ways....
22:52, 08/14/2019

Tarantino's back with 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Quentin Tarantino's latest masterpiece is bound to be a crowd-pleaser. The cult director takes audiences back to Hollywood in 1969, culminating in a famous bloodbath — but with a twist....
17:26, 07/26/2019

Why millennial stories are saving Hollywood After decades of older generations portraying the age group inaccurately, a new wave of auteurs are shaking up the film industryMillennials: avocado-smushing, beard-grooming, selfie-snapping snowflakes, or beleaguered inheritors of a world pre-ruined...
12:26, 07/20/2019

Meet Hollywood’s Go-To Watch Stylist Jeanne Yang's day job is dressing the world's coolest celebrities. But she's also become a celebrity watch whisperer, putting unorthodox timepieces in not-so-obvious places....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Here’s to you, The Graduate, the Hollywood blockbuster that changed everything The people who made movies thought they knew what blockbuster films were. The Hollywood studios had a formula, and for years, that formula worked. People liked big, sweeping stories—mythic sagas with costumes and stars and vast action sequences. They...
16:39, 07/26/2019

Let’s talk about the ending of Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood Spoiler Space offers thoughts on, and a place to discuss, the plot points we can’t disclose in our official reviews. Fair warning: Major plot points for Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood are revealed below....
16:39, 07/26/2019

Hollywood and the Matter-of-Fact Abortion Series and films depicting the procedure as an everyday occurrence have markedly increased, a scholar finds. Writers say they’re showing what they know....
02:13, 07/20/2019

The end of erotica? How Hollywood fell out of love with sex The sex scene is dying out: not just because of #MeToo, but also because of new box-office economicsFor decades, no big-box-office, adult-oriented Hollywood movie was apparently complete without a sex scene, from Don’t Look Now to Basic Instinct. Yet...
12:52, 06/16/2019

Hollywood tries (again) to capture the madness of ‘Catch-22’ George Clooney’s version of “Catch-22” premieres Friday on Hulu — marking Hollywood’s third adaptation of Joseph Heller’s surreal 1960s bestseller about the lunacy and horror of war. Heller told the tale of Air Force bombardier John Yossarian and his...
02:52, 05/17/2019

Why Brad Falchuk Is Hollywood's Best-Kept Secret The press-shy man behind Ryan Murphy—and husband to Gwyneth Paltrow—has signed a major production deal of his own with Netflix. How the writer–producer–director, out with “The Politician,” is carving his own path....
02:26, 08/14/2019

Ron Howard: The man in front of and behind the Hollywood camera Ron Howard is the man behind some iconic characters and award-winning films. But there's more to him than that.        ...
03:39, 07/26/2019

Over the hills: Quentin Tarantino and the end of Hollywood as we know it Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is supposedly about 1960s Tinseltown but is actually a lament for a film industry that has been humbled by time, taste and technologyIt wouldn’t do to talk about the ending of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Quentin Taran...
10:00, 08/02/2019

How does Hollywood Game Night come up with its games? NBC’s Hollywood Game Night brings together two civilian contestants and some of their favorite celebrities for a night of fun party games and a chance to win $25,000. We spoke with some of the show producers and host Jane Lynch to find out how the G...
20:39, 07/09/2019

How to get Hollywood picture quality in your home   We called it “gorgeous”. T3 said it was “something really special”. Hollywood uses it to make sure movies look perfect. With incredible visuals, amazing sound, a beautiful design and the ability to bring Hollywood p...
16:26, 08/01/2019

Rupert Everett: 'I'd have done anything to be a Hollywood star' He lit up the screen in the 80s – but things did not go as planned. As he takes on Chekhov, Everett speaks about stardom, midlife crises and penis paddingRupert Everett is directing his first play and a few unfortunate incidents have occurred before ...
09:39, 07/30/2019

The True Story Behind Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood With acidheads in the streets and upheaval in the studios, 1969 was a time of profound change not just in Hollywood, but in America at large. Across the country, the counterculture was clashing with authority. Meanwhile, in the movie business, new fi...
20:13, 07/26/2019

Toy story: why Hollywood can’t stop kidulting From Detective Pikachu to Sonic the Hedgehog, when did audiences OK the big brand movie? Orson Welles memorably described his final role, voicing the baddie in 1986 animation The Transformers: The Movie, as “a big toy who attacks a bunch of smaller t...
12:13, 05/06/2019

Hey Hollywood, Tig Notaro is just fine with not knowing who you are When Tig Notaro first started dating her wife, actress Stephanie Allynne, the two went to see a movie together, and that day, Notaro discovered who Al Pacino was. The year was 2014....
16:39, 07/02/2019

A Pop-Culture Glossary for ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Quentin Tarantino’s film is filled with references to TV shows, movies and other totems of midcentury Los Angeles. We explain who’s who and what’s what....
01:39, 07/31/2019

AI model exposes Hollywood’s bias against actresses While the technology world and the US political institution grapple with how to deal with incumbent gender discrimination, Hollywood’s seemingly gotten a pass on the matter. But a new study out of London indicates Tinsel Town may be just as bad as Si...
03:39, 06/07/2019

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to ‘shut it down’ in Georgia LOS ANGELES (AP) — Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon detection of a fetal heartbeat. Most studios that have commented have said they’...
14:13, 06/07/2019

‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Review: We Lost It at the Movies Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt star as midlevel entertainment industry workers whose relationship forms the core of Quentin Tarantino’s look at the movie past....
21:39, 07/24/2019

Hollywood celebrates the finale of the 'Avengers' movies Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth and other members of the Avengers superhero team on Monday celebrated the final chapter in a 22-movie saga that ranks as the movie industry's highest-grossing franchise of all time....
18:52, 04/28/2019

How Hollywood reinvented horror movies into hits Horror? I barely know her! Since the release of Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” in 2017, the formerly niche, often schlocky genre has captivated mainstream audiences, garnering awards and acclaim in the process. That same year, “It” became the highest-gross...
07:00, 09/06/2019

Hollywood legend Doris Day dies aged 97 Doris Day, the renowned Hollywood actress and singer, has died at her California home aged 97. Known for her singing and many film roles in the 1950s and 60s, Day is also remembered for her animal welfare work....
21:52, 05/13/2019

Doris Day, Hollywood star of the 1950s and '60s, dead at 97 Actress Doris Day, who became one of the greatest box-office attractions of her time as the cheery, freckle-faced personification of wholesomeness, died on Monday at the age of 97, her foundation said on Monday....
19:52, 05/13/2019

'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' is Quentin Tarantino's valentine to the era Quentin Tarantino's passion for old Hollywood finds an interesting outlet of expression in "Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood," a movie that combines nostalgia, quirkiness and showy star performances while again weaving together fictional characters ...
22:13, 07/25/2019

Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Is Confirmed for Cannes “We were afraid the film would not be ready,” said the festival’s artistic director. But Quentin Tarantino, he added, “is a real, loyal and punctual child of Cannes.”...
20:39, 05/02/2019

'Once Upon A Time' gives 1960s Hollywood the Tarantino twist On August 9, 1969, Los Angeles awoke to murders literal and symbolic. Actress Sharon Tate and four others were brutally killed at her Beverly Hills home by members of the Manson Family. It was the crime of the decade and the one that many believe end...
14:00, 08/02/2019

Hollywood’s leading men are freeing the nipple on the red carpet Who can forget Lil Kim’s now infamous purple bejeweled pasty breast-baring jumpsuit she wore to the 1999 MTV Video Music Award? Some might view it as the ultimate fashion faux pas — while others might see it as laying the initial groundwork of the la...
00:13, 05/21/2019

Why video games are shooting down the Hollywood model If a game studio wants to stick around long term, it’s going to need a subscription strategy. It’s going to have to make every month a launch month.Read More...
23:26, 08/18/2019

As ‘Rocketman’ Prepares to Take Off, Hollywood Holds Its Breath Depending on ticket sales, the R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John could have ripple effects for its star, its studio and the wider film industry....
22:39, 05/19/2019

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood review – uneven ode to a lost era The director’s love letter to 1960s Hollywood, where all women are stereotypes and white men the real victims, disturbs and dazzles in equal measureIt’s hardly surprising that this, perhaps the most “Tarantino-esque” of all Quentin Tarantino’s movies...
21:26, 08/18/2019

'Fosse/Verdon' choreographs FX's latest look at old Hollywood If concept and casting are half the battle, "Fosse/Verdon" earns a curtain call before the overture. Sam Rockwell and Michelle Williams play director Bob Fosse and star Gwen Verdon, whose tumultuous relationship and partnership provides another delic...
04:00, 04/29/2019

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood Is A Fun Movie About Making Shit Up In 1992, when I would have been 11 years old or so, I went with my family to the theater to see the movie Radio Flyer, starring Elijah Wood and the annoying dinosaur enthusiast kid from Jurassic Park (Joseph Mazzello) as brothers in an abusive househ...
04:26, 08/01/2019

Pucker Up! You Have to See These Hollywood Stars Caught On the Kiss Cam When you go to a sporting event, there are quite a few things to look out for: There are your favorite hot athlete scoring for the team, Beyoncé and Jay-Z possibly sitting courtside and of......
14:52, 06/19/2019

Latinos Are Underrepresented in Hollywood, Study Finds A new study found Latino actors represented only three percent of lead or co-lead roles in top-performing movies during the last 12 years. Producers, directors and casting executives fared badly, too....
00:52, 08/27/2019

Why Hollywood can’t resist an evil rock mogul Rocketman and Bohemian Rhapsody positioned the manager as the villain – but were they really that bad?Since both Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman have cashed in at the box office in the past 12 months, audiences are about to find out just how many her...
11:39, 06/18/2019

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Premiere: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive Quentin Tarantino and the cast of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood are transporting fans back to the summer of '69. Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie and more A-listers are......
09:00, 07/23/2019

Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In … Hollywood’ bungles ending Find someone who looks at you the way Hollywood looks at Hollywood. Tinseltown loves nothing more than making movies about itself and heralding the magic it alone creates. “Love letters to Hollywood,” the expression goes. In recent years we’ve been h...
05:00, 07/24/2019

How Hollywood Is Celebrating Pride Month 2019 Pride month is here, which means it is time to celebrate! Stars are donning their finest rainbow attire in honor of Pride month and, of course, there are plenty of photos to mark the......
14:52, 06/08/2019

Hidden figures no more: women shining in Hollywood Women enjoyed a banner year in Hollywood movies and on television over the past year, notching up record highs in lead roles and gaining ground in influential jobs behind the scenes such as directors and writers, according to two studies published on...
07:26, 09/05/2019

Joe Biden rakes in $750K at Hollywood fundraiser LOS ANGELES — Joe Biden raked in over $750,000 during a fundraiser attended by Hollywood powerbrokers, a major haul that demonstrates the entertainment industry’s lasting affection for the former vice president. Biden’s 2020 Democratic pr...
06:39, 05/10/2019

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to 'shut it down' in Georgia Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon detection of a fetal heartbeat....
18:13, 06/09/2019

How Pose Changed Hollywood in Just 2 Short Seasons Pose had written itself into the history books well before a single second of footage had ever aired. When FX announced casting on the series created by Ryan Murphy alongside Brad Falchuk......
21:00, 08/20/2019

Hollywood Is Gearing Up to Boycott Georgia Over Its New Abortion Law Three Hollywood production companies have announced that they will boycott the state of Georgia over Draconian new abortion laws, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The companies include David Simon’s Blown Deadline Productions, Killer Films, and t...
07:39, 05/10/2019

Hollywood backlash over Georgia abortion law grows Big business stays silent over controversy – in contrast to entertainment giantsGeorgia is home to some of the world’s biggest businesses but those corporations are so far avoiding becoming involved in the growing controversy over the state’s new abo...
15:39, 05/31/2019

'Game of Thrones' is not the end of appointment TV — Hollywood gives viewers what they want Streaming platforms are eliminating the concept of appointment television. But the massive popularity of "Game of Thrones," which is almost structured like a reality show, cannot be ignored. In a few years, they'll almost certainly bring it back...
21:13, 05/06/2019

Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood's Brandy, 2019's It Dog, has arrived Last year, Hollywood was forever changed by the emergence of two bona fide dog celebrities: Olivia, the West Highland Terrier that breathed kibble-stinking life into Widows, Game Night, and Insatiable, and Charlie from A Star Is Born, a pup that show...
21:52, 05/24/2019

Has Hollywood’s ‘de-ageing’ gone too far? Martin Scorsese thinks so Will Smith, Anthony Hopkins and Robert Downey Jr have all been digitally rejuvenated. Now Robert De Niro and Al Pacino are having their wrinkles zappedWith production overrunning on Martin Scorsese’s passion project The Irishman, the director admitte...
10:39, 05/29/2019

Buttigieg sells out fundraiser at iconic Hollywood gay bar LOS ANGELES — Pete Buttigieg (BOO’-tuh-juhj) drew a sold-out crowd to a fundraiser at an iconic West Hollywood gay bar, providing an intimate moment with the first Democratic White House contender who is a member of the LGBT community. Attendee...
12:52, 05/10/2019

‘The Town Hall of Hollywood.’ Welcome to the Netflix Lobby. Every day an entertainment’s who’s who passes through the 4,780-square-foot “creative gateway” — complete with 80-foot video screen — hoping for a piece of the billions Netflix is spending on content....
23:26, 07/14/2019

Will Hollywood’s new youthifying tech keep old actors in work for ever? From Samuel L Jackson to Will Smith, established stars are de-ageing in films – a trick that might not always benefit the industryHow old is Samuel L Jackson? How old is Michael Douglas? How old is Arnold Schwarzenegger? Looking at their movies these...
11:52, 06/10/2019

Charlie Plummer Is Generation Z's Hollywood Hope The Looking for Alaska star spent his youth stanning Hollywood stars. Now that he's being compared to some of them, he's just trying to keep his head on straight....
19:26, 09/03/2019

Man arrested in 1985 killing of Hollywood TV director LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have arrested a man charged with bludgeoning and strangling to death a Hollywood TV director more than three decades ago. Authorities say the FBI arrested Edwin Hiatt Thursday in Burke County, North Carolina, after DNA evide...
07:00, 05/10/2019

Mayor Pete Is Really Screwing Up In His Day Job The rise of South Bend, IN, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has been one of the bigger surprises of the still-nascent Democratic primary. But running as a mayor—rather than a member of Congress, or a governor, or mysterious drifter—has its own unique set of cha...
22:26, 06/20/2019

Hollywood Actor Uses 'Superpowers' To Help Save A Child From Flipped SUV When actor Danny Trejo came across the scene of an accident on Wednesday, he jumped into action, helping a mother pinned behind a smashed driver's door....
11:52, 08/09/2019

Trump lashes out at ‘racist’ Hollywood while fundraising in the Hamptons President Trump lashed out and called Hollywood “racist” as he traveled between two high-dollar fundraisers in the Hamptons Friday. “Liberal Hollywood is Racist at the highest level, and with great Anger and Hate! They like to call themselves ‘Elite,...
05:26, 08/10/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of women's murders A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" has been found guilty of murdering two women, including the girlfriend of actor Ashton Kutcher, and attempting to kill another....
08:00, 08/16/2019

If Hollywood adjusted its highest-grossing films for inflation, this would be the top 10 There's a reason the film industry doesn't measure the success of modern movies against those of the past — movie ticket inflation isn't an exact science....
20:52, 07/22/2019

Hollywood sex scenes are changing in the #MeToo era thanks to intimacy coordinators Two years ago intimacy coordinators on a film or TV set wouldn't have been taken seriously but in the wake of #MeToo movement, they are very much needed to make all participants feel safe and represented....
21:13, 08/16/2019

Barrymore Film Center will honor little-known ‘original Hollywood’ Realty Check rarely crosses the Hudson River. But we make an exception for this week’s beam-signing ceremony for the Barrymore Film Center in Fort Lee, NJ — a 21,500 square-foot, 260-seat cinema, museum and movie archives building designed by archite...
04:52, 05/30/2019

The Original Men in Black Marked a Transition of the Hollywood Blockbuster When most of us think of the original Men in Black, it’s not that significant. It’s a blip on the blockbuster scale. A film that used Will Smith at his prime, had a hit pop song in its credits, and spawned a few sequels. Watching it now though—over 2...
10:13, 06/05/2019

Hollywood’s 2 Biggest Public Relations Firms to Merge PMK-BNC and Rogers & Cowan, whose clients include Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt and Katy Perry, join forces as competition from boutique firms intensifies....
18:26, 07/30/2019

Hollywood Reconsiders the Bad Female Boss, With a Generational Twist In projects like “Late Night,” “Little” and “Veep,” the archetype is being used to tell more explicitly feminist tales — and to question power itself....
12:13, 06/12/2019

The Black Godfather: the untold story of the man holding up Hollywood In a new Netflix documentary, the incredible tale of music executive Clarence Avant is told by people he worked with, from Barack Obama to Snoop DoggSurrounded by dark wood, seated in a cushy chair, his fingers steepled and his gray hair brushed back...
17:26, 06/12/2019

Donald Trump launches attack on 'racist' Hollywood The president has claimed that the film industry is doing ‘a terrible disservice’ by releasing racist movies without giving any examplesDonald Trump has claimed that Hollywood is racist in a new attack on the entertainment industry. Related: Ads for ...
21:52, 08/09/2019

Hollywood remembers 'sweet-hearted' Peter Fonda If his friends, family and co-workers are to be believed, actor and director Peter Fonda, best known for his role in 1969's "Easy Rider," was easy to adore....
05:13, 08/17/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' convicted of stabbing two women to death A Los Angeles jury found a man guilty of fatally stabbing two women -- one of whom was Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher's friend -- and attempting to kill a third in their Southern California homes....
06:26, 08/16/2019

Hollywood's 10 top-grossing films ever, adjusted for inflation Is 'Avengers: Endgame' all that? These would be the 10 highest-grossing films if Hollywood recalculated the box office based on modern ticket prices.       ...
00:00, 07/23/2019

How will a Hollywood boycott affect the Georgia film industry? After a controversial anti-abortion bill, studios and major stars have threatened to abandon a $9.5bn industry but many are urging them to stayGeorgia is facing a major challenge: Hollywood studios are threatening a boycott after the passing of a law...
09:52, 06/04/2019

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood cast has no idea what to do with this in-your-face cameraperson It sounds weird for people who don’t attend film festivals to hear that a film received a seven or eight-minute standing ovation, and that’s because it is. It’s really fucking weird. A standing ovation is a nice gesture, but one has no reason to go b...
02:26, 05/24/2019

The Latest: Some big Hollywood stars attend Tony rehearsals NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 2:45 p.m. The Tony Awards dress rehearsal — normally with few actual stars in attendance — got a shock of A-listers this year, including Samuel L. Jackson and his wife, LaTanya Richards...
21:26, 06/09/2019

German far-right angry over ‘Hollywood’ letter ahead if vote An open letter signed by international film stars calling on residents of the German town of Goerlitz not to vote for a far-right mayoral candidate has drawn an angry response from his party...
16:00, 06/07/2019

How Allison Williams became Hollywood’s smartest scream queen She’s played a millennial underminer on “Girls,” a flat-out psycho in “Get Out” and a chilling cellist in a new horror movie. Right now, though, actress Allison Williams is dreaming about going romantically old school. “Something period. I love a per...
15:00, 05/22/2019

Actresses of color are banding together to fight for equal pay in Hollywood Actresses of color are getting more roles and acclaim, but not commensurate money. Recognizing that achieving change isn’t a solo act, they looked for help — and found it in each other.        ...
04:13, 07/29/2019

Doris Day: The tragic last days of a ‘manipulated’ Hollywood icon In the 1950s and ’60s, Doris Day was America’s box-office sweetheart. But she spent her final days being manipulated by those around her, sources who were close to the legend allege....
12:26, 06/09/2019

'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' can't dethrone 'Lion King' at box office "The Lion King" rode its circle of life into a second weekend atop the box office and "Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood," while not quite doing fairytale numbers, gave director Quentin Tarantino his biggest opening ever....
03:26, 07/29/2019

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Is One of Quentin Tarantino’s Most Affectionate Films. It’s Also One of His Best How you respond to Quentin Tarantino’s dazzling elegiac fairytale Once Upon a Time in Hollywood—playing in competition here at the Cannes Film Festival—may depend on how much you like old guys, people who see how the changing of the...
19:52, 05/22/2019

Can Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt save Hollywood? In an industry obsessed with franchises and superheroes, critics have suggested that Leo might be the last true film star Is Leonardo DiCaprio Hollywood’s last movie star? That was the thrust of a recent Hollywood Reporter feature, suggesting he stan...
17:52, 08/05/2019

Would a Hollywood boycott protect women's rights? Elizabeth Debicki, Erika Christensen, Lake Bell and Rosanna Arquette discuss an industry boycott of states passing restrictive abortion laws. (June 14)        ...
14:00, 06/14/2019

Sharon Tate gal pal slams Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood’ Quentin Tarantino is enjoying the best opening weekend of his career on the 50th anniversary of Hollywood’s most brutal murders. His ninth film “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood” raked in $41 million in its first weekend. But for those who lived t...
22:26, 08/01/2019

Rocketmen, raves and rhapsodies: how the music biopic became a Hollywood hit Elton John is the latest rock star to get the movie treatment in Rocketman. When did singers become as bankable as superheroes at the box office?The doors swing open and through the smoke swaggers a figure in bejewelled orange horns, gold popped coll...
08:52, 05/24/2019

Hollywood has long-term Netflix deals it can't shake If you listened to traditional media giants like Disney and AT&T's WarnerMedia, you'd think Netflix was about to become a ghost town as well-known movies and TV shows vanish forever. However, that's not entirely true. Bloomberg has...
18:00, 06/03/2019

How Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' traveled back to 1969 For Quentin Tarantino, time travel is entirely possible. And it didn't take green screens or computer generated backdrops to make it back to 1969-era Los Angeles. All it required were fond, vivid memories of the time, an exhausting attention to perio...
22:26, 07/26/2019

Actor with Down syndrome inspires and stars in Hollywood film The critically acclaimed new movie "The Peanut Butter Falcon" took an unusual path to Hollywood and has made an unlikely star of Zack Gottsagen, an actor who has Down syndrome....
08:26, 08/03/2019

Tarantino Scores Career-Best Opening Weekend With 'Hollywood' Quentin Tarantino never stood a chance of usurping the family-friendly “The Lion King” from atop the box office, but with his latest film, “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood,” the director won his best opening weekend on record....
06:39, 07/29/2019

Georgia stands to lose $9.2 billion in Hollywood business Initially, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp dismissed the Hollywood actors criticizing the so-called heartbeat abortion bill he signed in early May as "C-list celebrities."...
09:39, 06/07/2019

New Tarantino Movie Aims to Tap Bygone Hollywood Era---and Box Office The new movie from Quentin Tarantino, ‘Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood,’ will have to do more than summon the sizzle of 1960s Los Angeles if it is going to buck recent moviegoing trends....
16:13, 07/25/2019

Quentin Tarantino’s exploitation has no place in Hollywood anymore Quentin Tarantino’s new movie, “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood,” is a love letter to the film industry days of yore — the late ’60s, to be exact. Men were men, female actors were “starlets” and the words “Me too” had yet to be hashtagged. It sho...
03:00, 07/26/2019

Hollywood Diversifies After Rebuke Over Racial and Gender Inequality Major Hollywood studios, stung by recent criticism about racial and gender inequality across the film industry, have been implementing measures aimed at elevating talent from underrepresented backgrounds....
10:39, 08/28/2019

Geena Davis says Hollywood gender imbalance an 'embarrassment' The under-representation of women in Hollywood behind the camera is an "embarrassment", American actor and activist Geena Davis said at France's Deauville Film Festival....
09:13, 09/12/2019

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and surrounded by pictures of flora and fauna. Eagles and herons adorn the walls, but the bird that serves ...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Allow Penn Jillette to critique Hollywood's best (and worst) magicians It might be silly to believe in real-life magic, but it’d be even sillier to believe in movie magic. So, regardless of popping in to see a magician movie, one about wizards, or even biopics about real-life magicians, you should know that what you’re ...
21:52, 07/19/2019

Dissent in Ranks of Hollywood Writers Who Fired Their Agents As television and movie writers find themselves in a standoff with the four major talent agencies, some of them want to push their unions in a new direction....
02:13, 07/16/2019

Hollywood Stars Want Guarantees Their Films Will Play in Theaters As streaming services proliferate, major Hollywood stars have become increasingly concerned with how certain movies are distributed. The actors want guarantees their work gets the attention of a big-screen release....
23:39, 05/02/2019

Spider-Man: Far from Home: Hollywood’s fixation with Euro cliches The new Spider-Man is one pair of clogs from full European bingo – further solidifying cinema’s ongoing pursuit of stereotypes“I may not know much but I do know that Europeans love Americans,” Peter Parker’s sidekick Ned tells him as they set off on ...
13:52, 07/08/2019

Ashton Kutcher may testify in ‘Hollywood Ripper’ trial Ashton Kutcher could be called to testify in the trial of a man nicknamed the “Hollywood Ripper,” who allegedly murdered the actor’s girlfriend nearly two decades ago. Prosecutors say “serial sexual thrill killer” Michae...
01:26, 05/03/2019

Haley Lu Richardson Is Ready To Be One Of Hollywood's Leading Ladies "What's fun about acting is actually being on set and having those moments while the cameras are rolling where you really feel like you are a different person for a couple of minutes"...
14:52, 07/19/2019

Attica Locke, Novelist and TV Writer, Has Some Suggestions for Hollywood Locke, whose new crime novel is “Heaven, My Home,” would love to see television adaptations of Curtis Sittenfeld’s “Prep,” Madeline Miller’s “Circe” and more....
12:00, 08/29/2019

Linda Hamilton Fled Hollywood, but ‘Terminator’ Still Found Her Decades after the first sequel, the 62-year-old actress hesitated to return to her iconic role: “I didn’t want my neighbors looking at me differently.”...
17:52, 09/03/2019

This jaw-dropping book changed the Hollywood gossip game Sorry, TMZ: Much of today’s juicy gossip reads like puffed-up press releases compared with Kenneth Anger’s “Hollywood Babylon.” Originally published in France in 1959 and banned in the US, “Hollywood Babylon” had it all. Sex! Drugs! Murder! Decapitat...
23:13, 06/29/2019

Barry foregrounds Hollywood satire just as the dominoes collapse Barry generally tends to let its Hollywood satire exist in the margins. Its main comedic targets are actorly desperation and amateur theater, both of which ultimately privilege individual behavior over industry machinations. Yet, the specter of Holly...
06:39, 05/13/2019

Doll parts: why there's always room for creepy toys in Hollywood With the return of Chucky and Annabelle plus Toy Story 4’s Gabby Gabby, the freaky kids’ toy is terrorising our cinemas againIt is an image straight out of a horror movie: an army of identical ventriloquists’ dummies in their little suits and bowties...
10:52, 07/01/2019

The DeanBeat: The fears, complexities, and hopes of Hollywood games Lots of money is pouring into games, and the ties with Hollywood are getting tighter. Let's hope that Hollywood and games will reach its potential.Read More...
19:26, 08/30/2019

After ‘Anna,’ Hollywood needs to bump off the sexy hit-woman genre I have a simple litmus test for whether a female spy in a movie is legit. Is she effortlessly fighting off assailants while wearing stilettos? If so, my BS meter goes on high alert. “Anna,” the new thriller from director Luc Besson, is the latest ent...
22:39, 06/20/2019

How Hollywood Didn't Screw Up The Detective Pikachu Movie It seems like a miracle. As a rule of thumb, Hollywood’s video game adaptations have been subpar. But the Pokémon Detective Pikachu is the exception to the rule. The movie is good....
14:26, 05/10/2019

Tarantino's ode to Hollywood makes it last minute to Cannes festival Quentin Tarantino fans will get their latest fix at the Cannes Film Festival next month after all, after the director rushed to finish editing on "Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood" in time to present it in competition, organizers said on Thursday....
15:00, 05/02/2019

Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood to have world premiere at Cannes Director ‘has not left the editing room in months’ to complete much-anticipated film in time for festival unveilingQuentin Tarantino’s much-anticipated Manson-era drama Once Upon a Time in Hollywood will have its world premiere at the Cannes film fes...
14:13, 05/02/2019

Quentin Tarantino hints ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ film will be his last 'I think when it comes to theatrical movies, I’ve come to the end of the road,' said the 'Pulp Fiction' director during a GQ Australia interview. 'Maybe I’ll stop while I’m ahead.'...
19:26, 07/05/2019

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon A Time In Hollywood will premiere at Cannes, after all 25 years after winning the Palme D’Or for Pulp Fiction, Quentin Tarantino is returning to the Cannes Film Festival with Once Upon A Time In Hollywood. The film, a tragicomic panorama of Los Angeles in 1969, was deemed not ready for screening when Can...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Jason Blum: This Is the Biggest Shift in Hollywood History For our project on the future of movies, the producer foresees his horror films living on in theaters, but something like his Oscar-winning “Whiplash”? Nope....
20:52, 06/20/2019

Hollywood Writers Struggle to Get on Same Page in Fight Against Agents Thousands of Hollywood writers fired their agents after the Writers Guild of America declared war on the big talent agencies. Now some writers have secretly gone back to their agents as the battle drags on....
14:39, 07/20/2019

Saturn Awards set to celebrate Hollywood's collective inner nerd When filmmaker Dean Devlin was writing and producing the 1994 film "Stargate," one of the earliest entries in his sci-fi-centric filmography, genre projects were considered little more than potentially modest moneymakers aimed at a specific niche aud...
19:26, 09/12/2019

No Hollywood ending: Los Angeles property listed for $1bn sells at $100,000 The 157-acre lot in the Hollywood Hills has been the subject of complex litigation over who actually owns the propertyA billion dollars for an empty tract of land always sounded like a Hollywood fairytale. This week reality came crashing down on the ...
04:39, 08/22/2019

So extra: how the director's cut became Hollywood's best ruse to milk fans dry They used to come out years after the original – and be quite different. Now films such as Avengers: Endgame are released in ‘new’ versions weeks after the original – and fans are lapping them up Apocalypse Now returned to cinemas again this month, w...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Hollywood's big players stay quiet on Georgia abortion law In the week since Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law one of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws, none of the major film or television studios have commented on the issue or altered production plans....
14:39, 05/16/2019

Hollywood’s big players stay quiet on Georgia abortion law LOS ANGELES (AP) — Georgia has become known as the “Hollywood of the South” thanks to its generous tax incentives that have made the state home to productions as big and diverse as the films of Marvel Studios and shows like “The Wal...
12:13, 05/16/2019

Quentin Tarantino reveals ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ could be his last film For years, writer and director Quentin Tarantino has been threatening to retire following the completion of his tenth film. Nearly thirty years into his directing career, his ninth movie — Once Upon a Time in Hollywood — is just weeks fro...
17:39, 07/05/2019

Christine Quinn considering another run for mayor, insiders say Former Council Speaker Christine Quinn is eyeing another run for mayor in 2021, The Post has learned. Quinn, 52, who currently heads homeless shelter provider Women in Need, is feeling out Democratic Party officials and labor leaders about making an...
20:26, 06/02/2019

Mayor says no threat to NYC, after chopper crash NYPD said the helicopter that struck a New York City skyscraper took off from a Manhattan helipad and was in the air for about 11 minutes before it crashed. NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was 'no indication ' it was an act of terror. (...
15:52, 06/11/2019

Amsterdam's mayor wants new brothel rules Amsterdam's first female mayor, Femke Halsema, is calling for a major overhaul to the citys red light district, with proposals including drawing curtains over the Dutch capital's notorious window brothels....
01:52, 07/05/2019

Oklahoma mayor has seen eight tornadoes in 20 years Moore, Okla., Mayor Glenn Lewis is resigned to his area of expertise. He has been the city's mayor for 25 years, a span during which his city has experienced eight tornadoes, including four rated EF4 or higher....
16:39, 05/03/2019

Italy elects its first transgender mayor Their general allegiances may lie with Matteo Salvini’s right-wing League party, but voters in a small town south of Milan voted against the League candidate to elect Italy’s first transgender mayor...
15:52, 05/28/2019

Mayor says no threat to NYC after chopper crash NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was 'no indication ' that the Manhattan helicopter crash it was an act of terror.        ...
01:39, 06/11/2019

Dane becomes Germany's first foreign mayor Claus Ruhe Madsen has become the first foreigner to rule a German city after being elected as Lord Mayor of Rostock. The Danish national presented himself as pragmatic and environmentally conscious....
22:13, 06/16/2019

El Centro Mayor pulled over on suspicion of DUI EL CENTRO, Calif. – Sources say, the Mayor of El Centro, CA, Edgard Garcia, was stopped for allegedly driving under the influence. There is no record of an arrest on the Imperial County Jail website, but law enforcement confirms that is not unc...
08:13, 05/10/2019

Scott Stringer gets his first endorsement for NYC mayor Comptroller Scott Stringer has yet to officially kick off his presumptive bid to become mayor, but he still picked up his first endorsement in the race on Friday from a Queens lawmaker. State Sen. Jessica Ramos told The Post she believes Stringer “wi...
02:52, 05/18/2019

Hollywood pays tribute to 'great friend' Valerie Harper Valerie Harper, the Emmy-winning actress who parlayed a scene-stealing role on "The Mary Tyler Moore" show into her own hit series "Rhoda," died Friday after a lengthy battle with cancer....
04:39, 08/31/2019

Botswana hires Hollywood firm to fight elephant hunting PR The Botswanan government has enlisted a public relations firm with deep ties to Hollywood to push back against the bad publicity generated by the southern African nation’s decision to lift its ban on elephant hunting...
21:26, 05/24/2019

Hollywood producers, actors call for Georgia boycott over abortion law Georgia's passage this week of one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the United States has drawn considerable business backlash from companies opposed to the change, including some Hollywood filmmakers....
18:26, 05/10/2019

Man arrested in 1985 killing of Hollywood TV director Barry Crane LOS ANGELES — A man charged with bludgeoning and strangling to death a Hollywood television director more than three decades ago was arrested Thursday in North Carolina after police said DNA and a confession linked him to the crime. Edwin Hiatt was a...
06:39, 05/10/2019

CIA's Instagram account following just 11 social media users -- mostly from Hollywood: reports The CIA’s official Instagram account, which was launched in April, was not following any other accounts until Thursday afternoon when it began following only 11 other Instagram users — most of them Hollywood actors who have portrayed CIA agents on th...
08:39, 06/28/2019

Joe Biden brings in a massive cash haul at Hollywood fundraiser Joe Biden raked in over $700,000 on Wednesday at a Hollywood fundraiser, one of the biggest hauls so far in the former vice president's campaign to take on President Donald Trump in 2020....
20:00, 05/09/2019

No longer ignored, Kirsten Dunst gets a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame During a recent appearance on on SiriusXM’s In Depth With Larry Flick to promote her addictive new Showtime series On Becoming A God In Central Florida, Kirsten Dunst stated that despite being in the entertainment industry for the vast majority of he...
05:00, 08/31/2019

Apple, Psalm, Poet, Oh My! Revisiting Hollywood's Most Unique Kid Names In need of a standout name for your newborn? Look no further than Hollywood. After all, celebrity parents have been known to give their kids some pretty standout names, as evidenced by......
23:39, 05/30/2019

Shannon Lee says Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood made her father look like an "arrogant asshole" In Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood, Mike Moh briefly pops up as Bruce Lee, challenging Brad Pitt’s character to a fight on the set of The Green Hornet. Pitt’s character, Cliff Booth, is the longtime stuntman for Leonardo DiCaprio’s...
22:52, 07/30/2019

Proof Margot Robbie Has Become Hollywood's Leading Style Star Margot Robbie has been dominating the fashion world with her fierce looks in recent months. The Oscar nominee has been all over the world lately as she promotes her new film, Once Upon a......
23:39, 08/01/2019

Look: Judith Light receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Judith Light received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Robert Desiderio, former "Ugly Betty" co-star America Ferrera and "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway....
14:39, 09/13/2019

Hollywood takes on iconic racing story in ‘Ford v Ferrari' Academy Award winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in the film based on the true story of American car designer Carroll Shelby and British-born driver Ken Miles, who teamed up to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Co....
21:00, 06/03/2019

Hollywood, you are so on: Marianne Williamson's most surprising celebrity connections What do Elizabeth Taylor, Kim Kardashian and Oprah have in common? They've all crossed paths with spiritual presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson.        ...
15:26, 09/10/2019

The forgotten TV show Quentin Tarantino resurrected for ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ The centerpiece of Quentin Tarantino’s hit movie “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” is the filming of a TV pilot called “Lancer,” in which Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) is cast as the heavy opposite real-life Hollywood actor James Stacy,...
09:13, 07/29/2019

Hollywood studio Lionsgate to anchor massive Yonkers soundstage Lights, cameras … Yonkers?! The Hollywood film studio behind “The Hunger Games” and “John Wick” movies is slated to make its Westchester debut next year, becoming the lead tenant and a partial owner of a $100 million fil...
01:52, 09/07/2019

Hollywood Takes on the #BottleCapChallenge: See Ellie Goulding, John Mayer and More Who's up for a challenge this holiday weekend? As Fourth of July celebrations kick into high gear, a few famous faces in Hollywood are joining a movement that has quickly gone......
20:52, 07/02/2019

Brad Pitt confirms that Tarantino is considering a Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood miniseries At the beginning of August, we reported that Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood actor Nicholas Hammond had claimed on a podcast appearance that director Quentin Tarantino was considering a “four-hour Netflix version” of his alternate-history Hollywood st...
23:39, 09/05/2019

Brad Pitt Thinks He's Aging Out of Hollywood: "It's a Younger Man's Game" Is Brad Pitt ready to step away from Hollywood, permanently? Over the past few years, the Oscar winner has been taking time out of the spotlight, focusing instead on family life and......
19:26, 07/02/2019

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to 'shut it down' in Georgia over 'heartbeat' bill Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon detection of a fetal heartbeat....
22:52, 06/07/2019

Augmented reality offers an exciting future for Hollywood blockbusters There is a space for bigger than life illusions that can update a process, cut costs, and provide a powerful user experience…without headsets or gogglesRead More...
18:39, 06/08/2019

A Hollywood boycott would hurt the film industry and Georgia's economy A contentious anti-abortion bill proposed in Georgia is throwing Hollywood into turmoil as it mulls over how to respond. A potential boycott of Gerogia wouldn't just hurt the state, it would also hurt Hollywood....
16:00, 06/02/2019

Whoopi Goldberg Blasts Calls to Out Hollywood’s Trump Supporters You may not like Donald Trump and his many minions supporters, but “you don’t have the right” to invade their privacy by outing them on public forums. That was Whoopi Goldberg’s take on The View Tuesday when she blasted calls to out Hollywood attende...
04:52, 09/04/2019

Kirsten Dunst receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Kirsten Dunst received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Jesse Plemons, and frequent collaborator, filmmaker Sofia Coppola....
06:39, 08/31/2019

July Blockbusters Are Here! From The Lion King to Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Which Film Will You See? Summer is here y'all and it's not going anywhere! As we gear up for months of beach time and picnics in the park, we can't forget about one of summer's most obvious......
17:26, 07/01/2019

Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider locating productions in Georgia if a new state law restricting abortions takes effect....
01:52, 05/31/2019

End of 'Avengers' movies cloaked in high-level Hollywood secrecy Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios went to great lengths to keep the plot of the movie "Avengers: Endgame" under wraps until its highly anticipated debut in theaters this week, the stars and directors said in interviews....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Is Universal Studios Hollywood's new Jurassic World ride better than the old one? When Universal Studios Hollywood closed Jurassic Park: The Ride to update it in 2019, fans were mad. Here's how the new Jurassic World ride compares.       ...
17:26, 07/15/2019

Nearing the endgame: is Hollywood's lust for sequels destroying cinema? Franchises thrill fans and enrich studios. But in a fast-changing world, familiar comforts may be more harmful than we thinkComing not so shortly: a new helping of either Star Wars or Avatar for every Christmas between 2021 and 2027. Disney’s latest ...
15:39, 05/16/2019

Doris Day, dead at age 97, remembered by celebrities as a 'Hollywood icon' who 'lit up the screen' Doris Day, Hollywood’s sweetheart and one of its most popular stars of the 1950’s and 60’s, died early Monday at age 97 after a battling a case of pneumonia....
17:39, 05/13/2019

Naomi Scott's Aladdin Tour Wardrobe Is Emblematic Of Hollywood's New Era Scott's stylist gives Vogue the lowdown on her looks, which were inspired by “Arabian fairytales, Middle Eastern royalty and the cultural map linking these to Aladdin”...
15:00, 05/22/2019

Quentin Tarantino stands by Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood's arrogant Bruce Lee The controversial saga of Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood’s brief Bruce Lee scene is showing no signs of stopping, with director Quentin Tarantino now stepping in to say that he doesn’t think the scene is quite as inaccurate as some of its critics hav...
06:52, 08/14/2019

Hulu Deal Has a Real Hollywood Ending for Disney, Comcast Disney will pay a steep price to Comcast for control of streaming service Hulu, but its streaming strategy will benefit even more, by helping it to challenge Netflix....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Executive at top Hollywood lobbying firm arrested for rape, blackmail An executive at Hollywood’s top lobbying firm has been busted for allegedly raping and blackmailing a woman he met on a sugar daddy dating site, according to reports. Steven Fabrizio was fired on Monday as general counsel of the Motion Picture ...
17:39, 08/27/2019

Doris Day ‘didn’t want to audition for Hollywood,’ biographer claims: ‘She fell into it’ Doris Day, the sunny blonde who became America’s ultimate girl next day and one of the biggest stars in the ‘50s and ‘60s, almost never made it to Hollywood....
11:39, 05/17/2019

Cannes warns movie buffs about ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ spoilers Once upon a time in Cannes . . . Quentin Tarantino’s hotly anticipated flick, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” premiered at the French film festival Tuesday to a six-minute standing ovation. In an unorthodox move, festival head Thierry Frémaux warned...
04:26, 05/22/2019

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood review - Tarantino's dazzling LA redemption song With Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing a TV actor and stuntman who cross paths with the Manson cult, Tarantino has created outrageous, disorientating entertainmentQuentin Tarantino’s exploitation black-comedy thriller Once Upon a Time … in Holl...
04:00, 05/22/2019

Fifteen minutes of prestige: how Hollywood went long on short content Short-form content has graduated from YouTube to attracting big stars, big studios and big Hollywood backing. Is watching in snippets the future of TV?State of the Union opens in a bar, where Tom (Chris O’Dowd) and Louise (Rosamund Pike) hash out an ...
08:52, 05/14/2019

'Batman' turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight Three decades after director Tim Burton's 1989 "Batman" film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should have been a no-brainer. But in the years leading up ...
18:26, 06/23/2019

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during her acting career more than 50 years ago....
00:00, 08/27/2019

Marilyn Monroe statue stolen from Hollywood Walk of Fame A glittery statue of Marilyn Monroe was sawed off its perch and stolen from the “Four Ladies of Hollywood” gazebo in California this week, according to new reports. The figure, erected in 1994, depicting Monroe in a scene from the 1955 film “The Seve...
17:52, 06/19/2019

Read this: A former Manson family member weighs in on Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood A significant portion of the new Quentin Tarantino film Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood deals with the Manson family. At one point, stuntman Cliff Booth gives a member of the family a ride home to the Spahn ranch, where he meets other Manson family me...
04:52, 08/16/2019

Netflix deal with Hollywood union promises better conditions for actors Netflix regularly works with unionized actors (they're ubiquitous in Hollywood), but usually on a show-by-show basis. Now, though, it's establishing a deeper connection. The service has signed a roughly three-year contract with SAG-AFTRA th...
06:00, 07/22/2019

Obamas make their Hollywood movie debut with 'American Factory' Barack and Michelle Obama made their Hollywood debut on Wednesday with a documentary set in industrial Ohio that film reviewers are calling compelling and timely....
18:13, 08/22/2019

Ann Sarnoff, a Hollywood Outsider, Will Lead Warner Bros. Studio Ms. Sarnoff will succeed Kevin Tsujihara, who was ousted amid a sex scandal, as the leader of the storied studio behind “Casablanca” and “Wonder Woman.”...
22:52, 06/24/2019

Chernobyl star Jessie Buckley on keeping it real in Hollywood She's the radiant, scene-stealing star who draws adulation for every role she takes on. Jessie Buckley talks to Craig McLean about the joy of therapy, keeping it real and her very A-list friends...
14:00, 08/29/2019

Why Hollywood should leave anime out of its live-action remake obsession From Disney's "Lion King" and upcoming "Cats" to Warner Bros' "Detective Pikachu," it's clear Hollywood is into live-action remakes right now. But anime is one area filmmakers may want to leave alone....
19:26, 08/10/2019

Hollywood filmmakers boycotting Georgia over ‘heartbeat’ abortion bill The movie industry’s D.C.-based trade group has said it will hold off on taking action, and no major studio has said they will move any of their productions out of the state....
00:00, 05/11/2019

Hollywood studio cancels 'The Hunt' movie release after criticism Universal Pictures on Saturday canceled the release of "The Hunt," a satirical thriller about a group of Americans who are captured to be hunted and killed for sport, following apparent criticism by President Donald Trump and a recent series of mass ...
02:13, 08/11/2019

Alvin Sargent, Oscar-Winning Hollywood Screenwriter, Dies at 92 He won an Oscar for his gripping portrayal of breakdowns lurking under the surface of an affluent family in Robert Redford’s 1980 film “Ordinary People,” and for 1977’s “Julia.”...
17:00, 05/11/2019

Hollywood has its free-speech moment in fight over movie spoilers Content creators have been trying to restrain what critics and consumers say about their movies online, particularly when it comes to plot revelations. Many in the media have pushed back....
01:13, 05/23/2019

Hollywood's biggest talent agency owner is finally going public Ari Emanuel's talent agency owner Endeavor is finally going public. The company released it's long-awaited IPO prospectus on Thursday. The company will list on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "EDR."...
22:39, 05/23/2019

Marilyn Monroe statue stolen from atop Hollywood art space A stainless steel statue of Marilyn Monroe that stood atop a two-story Hollywood public art space near the famous Walk of Fame for 25 years vanished Monday....
02:13, 06/20/2019

Jackie Wilson to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame No more “lonely teardrops!” Fans of Jackie Wilson have something to celebrate, as the man known as “Mr. Excitement” is getting a star on the coveted Hollywood Walk of Fame!...
00:39, 08/29/2019

North Carolina man charged with 1985 murder of top Hollywood director A North Carolina man has been charged in the long-unsolved murder of a top Hollywood television director and world-class bridge player who was found slain at his Los Angeles home in 1985, prosecutors said on Friday....
23:52, 05/10/2019

Trump Criticizes London's Mayor as He Arrives in U.K. Hours before he touched down in the U.K. for a three-day state visit, President Trump courted controversy and reopened a long-running feud with London’s mayor by calling him a “stone-cold loser.”...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Mogadishu mayor dies after suicide bombing Abdirahman Omar Osman, the mayor of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, succumbed to wounds sustained in a suicide bombing in the city, the government said on Thursday....
20:39, 08/05/2019

Ex-Miami mayor says he doesn’t know how Epstein got his number Former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine — a longtime friend of Bill Clinton — says he’s at a loss for how he ended up in Jeffrey Epstein’s “little black book,” according to a report. “Think I met him possibly only two or three times,...
16:52, 08/15/2019

NJ mayor says he was asked whether he met with terrorists upon return from Turkey Mohamed Khairullah, the longtime mayor of Prospect Park, New Jersey, was questioned at JFK Airport, and his phone was seized and held for 12 days.        ...
21:52, 09/13/2019

Iran sentences Tehran's ex-mayor to death The reformist politician had confessed to fatally shooting his second wife and leaving her body in a bathtub. The victim's family called for "eye for an eye"-like punishment, saying he should be executed for her murder....
22:26, 07/30/2019

Mogadishu mayor dies after al-Shabab attack Mogadishu mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman has died in a Qatari clinic, a week after al-Shahab extremists targeted his office. The former London councilor becomes the seventh victim of the bombing in the Somali capital....
01:39, 08/02/2019

Istanbul mayor's race: Taking on the establishment Ekrem Imamoglu rocked Turkish politics with his shock mayoral victory in Istanbul in March. But after the first vote was annulled over apparent irregularities, he's running again. Opinion polls show that he's ahead....
16:39, 06/22/2019

Populist Mayor Is Picked to Run Against Taiwan’s President Han Kuo-yu, the mayor of Kaohsiung, favors closer ties with China, offering voters a stark contrast to President Tsai Ing-wen, who is often sharply critical of Beijing....
13:26, 07/15/2019

Why mayor blocked plans for 'Tulip' skyscraper London's mayor Sadiq Khan has blocked plans for a controversial tower known as the Tulip, saying the structure would be of "limited" public benefit and "detrimental" to the capital's skyline....
14:00, 07/20/2019

NYC Mayor De Blasio Is Seeking Democratic Nod For President NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is running for president. The Democrat announced his bid with a video released by his campaign early Thursday morning. In announcing his candidacy, de Blasio is seeking to claim a role o...
14:13, 05/16/2019

Mayor Gives Out Viagra to Citizens: Start Having Sex or The School Gets It A small village in France, about 50 miles southeast of Paris is facing a population decline that has put the future of the town’s schoolhouse at risk. And the mayor has proposed a simple solution—everyone should just have more sex. Read more......
03:52, 05/25/2019

Neo-Nazi Appointed District Mayor in Germany Stefan Jagsch, the deputy state leader of an extreme-right party, was appointed because no one else wanted the job. He’s also the only one who does email, said a member of the board....
02:13, 09/10/2019

Arizona Mayor to Nike: We Still Want You, Even If Governor Doesn't The mayor of Goodyear, Ariz., said local officials still wanted Nike Inc. to open a factory in the city after the governor of the state pulled his support for the project in protest of the sneaker giant’s decision not to sell a shoe featuring an earl...
23:00, 07/03/2019

Christchurch mayor on mass shooter: 'I've no idea what his name is' On visit to UK, Lianne Dalziel tells of her city’s resilience in aftermath of mosque attacksThe mayor of Christchurch has refused to commit to memory the name of the man who carried out mosque shootings in the city, in a decision that she says is ech...
18:52, 07/08/2019

Can Chicago's new mayor stop the bloodshed from gun violence? Some are hopeful that Lori Lightfoot can succeed where her immediate predecessors did not – but others are concerned she has reverted to failed ‘get tough’ policiesHeading into a long Fourth of July weekend last month, Lori Lightfoot, the new Chicago...
16:00, 08/01/2019

Mayor's knitting shows men still dominate debate While demonstrations and suffragette memorials may be typical outlets for politicians to rise up against the patriarchy, one Canadian official has taken a decidedly unconventional stand: knitting....
17:52, 05/19/2019

Mayor de Blasio says ICE raids on immigrants already underway NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’s getting reports that a nationwide crackdown on immigrants facing deportation is already underway in his city. The sweeps were expected to start Sunday, but de Blasio tweeted on Saturday th...
12:13, 07/14/2019

The Latest: Stockholm mayor sings Abba The mayor of Stockholm sung a line from an Abba song during Sweden's final presentation of its bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics       ...
15:00, 06/24/2019

Florida mayor: Trump hotels should take in migrants A possible government plan to send migrants who are in federal custody to South Florida sparked concern from local officials this week, and one mayor offered a proposal of his own....
01:52, 05/18/2019

Opposition starts campaign for Istanbul mayor in re-run The opposition's candidate for Istanbul mayor has launched his campaign for the June 23 re-run elections, promising to win again after Turkey's electoral board ruled the initial vote invalid....
16:00, 05/22/2019

London's knife victims are sewing themselves up, mayor says Young victims of violent crime in London are using DIY methods including hair-weaving needles and superglue to stitch themselves up in a bid to avoid going to hospital, the Mayor of London said Thursday....
12:00, 07/05/2019

Corey Johnson ♥ NY (and even the city's subway). Will he run for mayor? The speaker of the city council, 37, who was diagnosed with HIV in 2004, has overcome addiction and is mulling a mayoral runCorey Johnson got his first brush with fame when, as the captain of his high school football team in a small town in Massachus...
10:52, 05/08/2019

‘He'd like to see peace on Earth’: how a dog became mayor of a California town Idyllwild’s highest-ranking official may not have political power, but he has the tiny town’s heart in his pawsThe mayor of Idyllwild, California, was “born into public service”, according to his top aide. He took office at just 11 weeks old and spen...
12:26, 06/05/2019

Turkish opposition: We will win re-run of Istanbul mayor vote The deputy chair of the CHP party told DW that their candidate would have the support of "all the people of Istanbul." The electoral body nixed the party's initial win following pressure from the ruling AK party....
04:26, 05/08/2019

Chicago mayor gets first reforms through City Council CHICAGO (AP) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot has begun implementing reform to Chicago’s City Hall. During her first time chairing a City Council meeting, Lightfoot got aldermen to go along with her picks to chair council committees that will vote on key...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Mayor: New Orleans can't pump its way out of storm The mayor of New Orleans says the city's water pumps are "working at optimal capacity" as Tropical Storm Barry moves toward the state's Gulf coast. (July 11)        ...
21:39, 07/11/2019

Lexington Mayor Plans First Neighborhood Summit LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Next month, Mayor Linda Gorton will hold her first Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit to engage community members on issues affecting their neighborhoods. It is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to noon on June 1 at the Lexington Senior...
18:26, 05/17/2019

Virginia Beach Mayor: Focus is on the victims The gunman who killed 12 people in a Virginia Beach municipal building was identified by police on Saturday as a 15-year city employee who had served in the military and was described by neighbors as quiet and rarely smiling. (June 1)   &#...
21:26, 06/01/2019

Muslim NJ mayor says he was detained at JFK, questioned about terrorists The mayor of a New Jersey town said he was racially profiled at JFK Airport this August while he and his family were returning to the US from a trip to Turkey, reports said Friday. Mohamed Khairullah, a Muslim and the longtime mayor of Prospect Park,...
10:13, 09/14/2019

Barcelona's acting mayor set to win re-election, keep out separatists Barcelona's acting far-leftist mayor Ada Colau may win a second term in office on Saturday with the support of the Socialists and representatives backed by former French premier Manuel Valls - in a deal aimed at preventing a Catalan pro-independence ...
00:00, 06/15/2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio goes on TV and professes love for ska Your move, Beto. Mayor Bill de Blasio went on CNN Tuesday and professed his love for ska — the Jamaican music genre that fused with punk in the mid-1990s. Hizzoner let it be known during a “New Day” segment called “Candidate M...
02:13, 05/22/2019

A Mayor Walks Into Trump Tower. A Circus Follows. Bill de Blasio’s news conference felt like a campaign event, as he fought to be heard over hecklers with a “worst mayor ever” sign and the songs of Tony Bennett....
02:39, 05/14/2019

San Francisco mayor signs ban on e-cigarette sales San Francisco Mayor London Breed has signed an ordinance that effectively bans e-cigarette sales within the city -- the first of its kind in the United States....
04:00, 07/02/2019

Turkey orders revote for Istanbul mayor Turkey's election board has ruled in favor of a rerun of the election for Istanbul mayor, according to the state-run Anadolu news agency, weeks after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Justice and Development Party, known as AKP, suffered a set...
23:00, 05/06/2019

Hollywood needs to stop letting stars author their own biopics | Charles Bramesco Elton John’s biopic Rocketman is the latest in a long line of fact-based dramas that suffer from their subject’s involvementThe new musical drama Rocketman opens on Elton John majestically strolling into a rehab meeting, resplendent in a flamboyant S...
17:00, 06/06/2019

Notes from a Hollywood divorce: 'We had a primal connection. But we hung by a thread for years' I wrote a part for my husband in my first movie. By the time filming was over, so was our marriageIn every city I’ve lived, my sister has been the one to set up the printer, testing it by printing me the lyrics to George Michael’s Freedom! ’90. I am ...
13:40, 07/06/2019

Breaking Down the Hidden Meanings and Historical References in the Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood Soundtrack Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood is first and foremost a love letter to movies. The film follows various industry professionals — including Leonardo DiCaprio’s actor Rick Dalton, Brad Pitt’s stunt doubl...
00:52, 07/30/2019

Mark Hamill wants Carrie Fisher to take spot of Trump's Hollywood star West Hollywood officials want to remove President Donald Trump's star, and Mark Hamill knows who should replace it: his late "Star Wars" co-star Carrie Fisher....
21:00, 06/20/2019

Angels pay tribute to late Tyler Skaggs with 'too-good-for-Hollywood' no-hitter Angels toss combined no-hitter while honoring fallen teammateRarity was first in California since 13 July 1991: Skaggs’ birthdaySkaggs, a pitcher, was found dead aged 27 in hotel room on 1 JulyWhen the Los Angeles Angels think about Tyler Skaggs in t...
17:13, 07/13/2019

In photos: Kenny Ortega honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Director, choreographer and producer Kenny Ortega participated in an unveiling ceremony honoring him with the 2,667th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on July 24, 2019....
16:39, 07/25/2019

Charges Against Hollywood Actor Kevin Spacey Dropped In Sex Assault Case Prosecutors dropped sexual assault proceedings against Kevin Spacey on Wednesday after the case against the Hollywood star collapsed over his alleged victim's refusal to testify....
06:00, 07/18/2019

From Hollywood to Seoul: How the #MeToo movement is upending Asian entertainment industries Asia is having its own #MeToo moment, with its homegrown entertainment industries grappling with many of the issues that have ended entertainment.        ...
14:26, 07/17/2019

7 More Reaction Gifs Featuring Famous Hollywood Actor Robert Redford Yesterday we learned that a lot of people think actor Robert Redford looks like comedian Zach Galifianakis. And honestly, it’s all very confusing.Read more......
21:39, 07/10/2019

Niecy Nash and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
15:00, 07/27/2019

Taika Watiti paved his way to Hollywood with this Oscar-nominated short film You might know Kiwi filmmaker Taika Waititi for his imaginative comedic work in Thor: Ragnarok or the original film version of What We Do In the Shadows. What you might not have realized is that he actually made a short film in 2004 that was nominate...
20:52, 06/12/2019

Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes go to Hollywood again in the Jay And Silent Bob Reboot trailer We’ll say this about the trailer for Jay And Silent Bob Reboot: Kevin Smith doesn’t seem to have lost his touch for making this exact kind of movie. If you ignore the fact that everyone looks a little older, this could easily be mistaken for a movie ...
20:39, 07/18/2019

James Marsden’s reported role as Burt Reynolds in Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood got cut Quentin Tarantino’s new love letter to Tinseltown, Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood, features many depictions of real-life movie stars like Sharon Tate, Bruce Lee, and Steve McQueen. One famous face apparently didn’t make it to the final cut, however, ...
19:26, 07/24/2019

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood is Quentin Tarantino’s wistful midlife crisis movie The first hint that Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood is a more wistful film than it may appear is in its title. Starting with the magic words that mark the opening of a fairy tale, followed by the bridge of a pensive ellipsis, the title evokes the emp...
16:26, 07/24/2019

Investigating Lewis Hamilton's Fabulous Hollywood Life Off the Race Track Lewis Hamilton has drive--and he's going full speed head toward his next goal. As a five-time Formula One World Champion racer, he's the most successful British driver in the......
12:13, 07/08/2019

Marsai Martin's Advice for Young Black Girls With Hollywood Dreams Marsai Martin must be protected at all costs. The youngest executive producer in Hollywood and Black-ish star is not only making major moves for herself but wants to see other young black girls producing on the big screen, too. In the above clip, she...
21:00, 07/03/2019

What Leonardo DiCaprio Learned About Brad Pitt From Filming Once Upon a Time in Hollywood It looks like Leonardo DiCaprio is a pretty big fan of Brad Pitt. The 44-year-old actor shared what he's learned about his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood castmate at the film's Los......
05:26, 07/24/2019

Popular famous person Batman to get his own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame We can now add “Beating the ever-loving crap out of murderclowns” to the things that can get a person a star on Hollywood’s well-known Walk Of Fame. The Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce announced that popular vigilante The Batman is among the recipients...
03:26, 06/21/2019

Man Who Vandalised Trump "Hollywood star" Stole Marilyn Monroe Statue A man who vandalized President Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star last summer was charged Monday with the theft of a nearby statue of Marilyn Monroe....
05:00, 06/25/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' Guilty Of 2 Murders Including Ashton Kutcher Date A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" was found guilty Thursday of the murders of two women, including a student who was due to go out with actor Ashton Kutcher the night of her death....
05:13, 08/16/2019

Matthew McConaughey spoke at Guy Fieri's Hollywood Walk Of Fame ceremony A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is the greatest honor a person in entertainment can receive that they also must pay $50,000 for. The chance to be immortalized among the many Batmen, Jack Sparrows, and brawling Spongebobs is one that simply canno...
20:52, 05/23/2019

Drugs, exploitation, 72-hour shifts: can Hollywood take care of its child stars? The film Judy tracks the final year of Judy Garland’s life, the quintessential cautionary tale of child stardom. The list of tragic names since suggest things have not improved much – although some directors are tryingJudy Garland was a walking ghost...
12:13, 08/30/2019

Hollywood's boycott of Georgia over heartbeat bill could squeeze state's economy A boycott of Georgia spearheaded by actors and producers in the wake of the state’s new abortion restriction threatens to upend its position as the Hollywood of the South....
14:26, 05/25/2019

Trump Attacks "Racist" Hollywood Ahead Of Human-Hunting Film President Donald Trump launched a scathing attack on "racist" Hollywood Friday, appearing to single out an upcoming film in which liberal elites hunt down "normal folk" for sport....
10:39, 08/10/2019

Darth Vader helmet for sale at million dollar Hollywood auction The menacing black helmet worn by David Prowse in 1980 is predicted to sell for $500,000 at an auction in September. It's part of a Hollywood treasure trove on sale over three days, including signed Harry Potter specs....
18:52, 08/29/2019

Hollywood film franchise fatigue drives down global ticket sales Cinemagoers spent almost $19bn in first six months of the year, down from $20.2bn in 2018The global box office has so far failed to sizzle this summer, with ticket sales down 6% in the first half of 2019 as misfiring Hollywood sequels give cinemagoer...
16:52, 07/05/2019

Quentin Tarantino courts disaster by asking audiences not to spoil Once Upon A Time In Hollywood There’s no easier way to be an anonymous asshole in this day and age than to be a spoiler guy. As we recently saw with Avengers: Endgame and Game Of Thrones, nothing tickles the egg avatars more than turning social media into a minefield for people w...
21:13, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 4-Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider locating productions in Georgia if a new state law restricting abortions takes effect....
03:13, 05/31/2019

Angel Has Fallen: is Gerard Butler Hollywood's weirdest action hero? Inane, profane and wholly humourless, the Fallen trilogy would be beyond redemption were it not for the thirsty work of its starThe many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics states that every possible outcome to every decision ever made will ea...
10:13, 08/22/2019

Gregg Wallace and Paul Hollywood: your TV-chef midlife-crisis roundup Gregg is truly in the ascendant. And of course that means, according to the tao of food TV, another must suffer. Which leads us to Paul and some unfortunate goings-on involving a chicken …As any regular readers of this column – or passing physicists ...
23:52, 08/08/2019

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

Tarantino got snippy when asked why Margot Robbie doesn't get to say much in Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood It’s been an open question, ever since the film was first announced, how much Quentin Tarantino’s ninth picture, Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, was actually “about” Sharon Tate, and her death at the hands of the Manson family in 1969. Tarantino made ...
03:26, 05/23/2019

Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood Visitors Reportedly Exposed to Measles (SANTA ANA, Calif.) — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland and other Southern California tourist spots last week brought along more than just her luggage. She brought measles. Public health officials in Los Angeles and Orange counties ...
13:13, 08/26/2019

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood's new trailer introduces Brad Pitt to Charles Manson “It’s official, old buddy. I’m a has-been.” So says Leonardo DiCaprio’s Rick Dalton in the new trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, which sees its world premiere today at the Cannes Film Festival. Set to the kaleidoscopic st...
18:26, 05/21/2019

"Hollywood Ripper" Found Guilty of Murder After Ashton Kutcher Testimony Accused serial killer Michael Gargiulo, aka "Hollywood Ripper," has been found guilty of the murder of two women, including one who was dating Ashton Kutcher at the time, and the attempted......
21:13, 08/15/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of killing Ashton Kutcher's girlfriend A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" has been found guilty of murdering two women, including the girlfriend of actor Ashton Kutcher, and attempting to kill another....
12:26, 08/16/2019

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood hits Cannes to red-carpet circus Los Angeles-set thriller starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt the festival’s hot ticket, with Tarantino imploring audience members not to reveal the plotTwenty five years to the day that Pulp Fiction debuted at the Cannes film festival, Quentin T...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Alex Rodriguez Sells His Hollywood Hills Home for $4.4 Million: Go Inside Congratulations, Alex Rodriguez! The former New York Yankees player has sold his Hollywood Hills home for $4.4 million. Rodriguez purchased the house from Meryl Streep in 2014, and the......
13:26, 08/31/2019

Netmarble’s Simon Sim on Hollywood licenses, mobile’s future, and cloud gaming Netmarble has a knack for coming up with mobile game hits, including titles such as Lineage 2: Revolution, Marvel Future Fight, and BTS World.Read More...
04:13, 09/01/2019

Quentin Tarantino says Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is "the closest thing I’ve done to Pulp Fiction” Lucky audiences in France have spent the day making us jealous with their takes on Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, which just saw its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. Our own dispatch is coming soon, but, in the meantime...
03:13, 05/22/2019

The Chilling Details of the Murder of Ashley Ellerin and the "Hollywood Ripper" Trial The story is like something out of a terrifying movie, only it's all too real. Michael Gargiulo, 43, has been found guilty of murdering two women and the attempted murder of another,......
06:00, 08/16/2019

Matthew McConaughey Reveals He's a Guy Fieri Fan at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Alright, alright, alright! It is the moment that people have long been waiting for: Guy Fieri is getting his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The famed Diners, Drive-ins and Dives host......
00:00, 05/23/2019

Hollywood actor Tim Roth says rise of populism hurt British politics Hollywood star Tim Roth, who launched his acting career playing a racist skinhead in 1980s Britain, said on Wednesday that the "odium of populism" had led to a deterioration in British politics and beyond....
18:13, 08/22/2019

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

Why the coming sabbatical of Amazon's Hollywood chief has Wall Street on edge Losing Jeff Blackburn, one of Amazon's top executives, could be a serious blow to its video-streaming service, even if he's only gone for a year....
17:26, 08/04/2019

How Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Formed One of Hollywood's Most Enduring Romances Sometimes it can be hard to argue that such a thing as fate doesn't exist. Consider the case of Elsa Pataky's tattoos. There are dozens of them taking up residence on her......
15:13, 05/11/2019

Bruce Lee's daughter disheartened by how 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' portrays her late father "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" may have been a smash at the box office for filmmaker Quentin Tarantino -- bringing in $40 million domestically in its opening weekend -- however, there is one person who isn't too thrilled about the comedy-drama. ...
00:26, 07/31/2019

Steve Golin Is Dead at 64; Producer Built a Small Hollywood Empire His company, Anonymous Content, produced TV series, music videos and two candidates for the 2016 best-picture Oscar, including the winner, “Spotlight.”...
19:52, 04/28/2019

Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood's Bruce Lee scene was even longer until Brad Pitt objected Last week, we reported that Shannon Lee—daughter of legendary martial arts master/actor Bruce Lee—was offended by the way her father was depicted in Quentin Tarantino’s movie biz- throwback celebration Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood. In the film, Mik...
08:39, 08/06/2019

Hollywood blockbuster that satirizes killing of ‘deplorables’ causes outrage: ‘Demented and evil’ A controversial movie about privileged vacationers hunting “deplorables” for sport is reportedly ruffling feathers more than a month before its scheduled release and after tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio....
03:26, 08/08/2019

Charles Manson murder secrets could be revealed by top Hollywood stars, says author TOP Hollywood stars could hold the key to unravelling the mysteries behind the vile Manson Family murders 50 years on, according to the author of an explosive new book....
03:00, 08/07/2019

E!'s True Hollywood Story Tackles Fame, NXIVM & Kim Kardashian in New Promo What's it like to be a woman in hip-hop? Can celebrities become addicted to fame? Who is Kim Kardashian, really? E!'s True Hollywood Story makes its highly-anticipated return to......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Hollywood’s gender pay gap revealed: male stars earn $1m more per film than women Disparity is almost the same in 2015 as in 1980, say researchers who call for contracts to be made publicIn the Richard Curtis film Notting Hill, the bumbling stockbroker Bernie, played by Hugh Bonneville, meets Anna Scott, unaware that Julia Roberts...
17:52, 09/15/2019

Gunmen kill 41 people in central Mali: mayor Unidentified gunmen on motorbikes attacked two villages in central Mali, killing at least 41 people in a part of the country where ethnic reprisal attacks have surged in recent months, a local mayor said on Tuesday....
21:39, 06/18/2019

Istanbul's new mayor says 'no individual or power' can threaten democracy Ekrem Imamoglu, the winner of Istanbul's mayoral election re-run, has issued a thinly veiled warning to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to respect democracy, and that whoever "decides not to serve the people and prioritizes their political fu...
15:52, 06/26/2019

Alabama mayor walks out of meeting with no talk of comments CARBON HILL, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor and city leaders refused to acknowledge questions on the mayor’s statements about “killing out” gay and transgender people at a city council meeting. News outlets report Mayor Mark Chambers ...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Philadelphia mayor raises eyebrows with Trump comment Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, echoing President Trump’s weekend tweets aimed at four Democratic congresswomen, said Tuesday that the president would “have to go to hell” if he ever went back where he came from....
08:39, 07/17/2019

Regina Romero projected to win Democratic bid for Tucson mayor TUCSON – With the polls officially closed, the decision for who Tucson chose to face Independent Mayoral candidate Ed Ackerly come November will soon be determined. On Tuesday, Tucson voters headed to the polls to cast their vote for the city&#...
21:00, 08/28/2019

Mayor de Blasio finally names new NYCHA boss New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio named the head of Minneapolis’s tiny public housing agency, Gregory Russ, as the new top boss of the city’s massive and scandal-rocked Housing Authority, ending a months-long search that blew two deadlines. “In a na...
04:39, 06/19/2019

Bill de Blasio: why won't people take New York mayor's 2020 bid seriously? He runs the nation’s biggest city and has a record of progressive achievements. But his presidential bid has been met with mockeryMayor Bill de Blasio of New York runs the biggest city in the US which if you’re counting, is more than 80 times the siz...
19:52, 05/17/2019

In Siberia, a First Female Mayor Builds a National Profile Women are a rarity in Russian politics, as was the free election that brought Sardana Avksentieva to power. But what really sets her apart is her thriftiness....
13:00, 08/30/2019

Protesters vent anger at NY mayor, U.S. DOJ after chokehold decision Several hundred people took to the streets of New York on Wednesday to protest the U.S. Department of Justice's decision not to bring charges against a New York City policeman in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man in 2014....
04:39, 07/18/2019

Chicago mayor says police won’t assist ICE in migrant sweep CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city’s police department will not participate in an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement roundup of migrant families who have been ordered out the country. ICE agents have been directed b...
02:26, 06/22/2019

Mayor of London announces plan for more EV charging points News 17 Jun, 2019 London will have between 2,300 and 4,100 EV rapid charging points and 33,700 to 47,500 normal charging points by 2025...
19:13, 06/17/2019

Trump Can't Help but Try to Reignite an Ancient Feud With the Mayor of El Paso When president Donald Trump visited El Paso last week, he did more than simply force himself into ghoulish photo ops with a community still reeling from the August 3 mass shooting that left 22 people dead, he also made time to be an asshole to the ci...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Istanbul mayor's thinly veiled warning to Erdogan The winner of Istanbul's mayoral election re-run has issued a thinly veiled warning to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to respect democracy, and that whoever "decides not to serve the people and prioritizes their political future" will be exp...
16:13, 06/26/2019

New Mexico mayor’s plan would charge for emergency costs ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — A New Mexico mayor has proposed billing drivers involved in car accidents resulting in hazardous material cleanup or victim extractions. The Albuquerque Journal reported Saturday that Mayor Tim Keller’s budget pro...
11:26, 05/20/2019

Mayor: City doesn’t want to be identified with Klan group CINCINNATI (AP) — An Indiana mayor is distancing his community from a local Ku Klux Klan group planning a rally in Ohio this month. The Honorable Sacred Knights lists a Madison, Indiana, post office box as contact information on its Facebook page. Ma...
14:13, 05/16/2019

Commercial plane 'down on river', Jacksonville, Florida mayor says A commercial plane was "down on the river," the mayor of Jacksonville, Florida said on Twitter on Friday, adding that fire and rescue crews were on the scene....
11:26, 05/04/2019

Italy's first transgender mayor says 'kindness revolution' can defeat far right Gianmarco Negri was elected in small town of Tromello, beating far-right League candidateItaly’s first transgender mayor has said the “arrogant and oppressive” politics of the far right would sooner or later be overcome by a “kindness revolution”.Gia...
09:13, 06/03/2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and insisted that rank-and-file cops won’t revolt over his ouster. “There was a fair and impar...
00:26, 08/20/2019

Turkish artists stand by Istanbul's ousted mayor Dozens of Turkey's most prominent artists have taken to social media to support Istanbul's ousted mayor, responding to his call for them to speak out against a decision to annul his election victory over President Tayyip Erdogan's party....
18:26, 05/10/2019

US Mayor Apologizes After Violent Arrest Videos Emerge The mayor of Phoenix apologized on Sunday after videos emerged showing police in the southwestern US city violently arresting a family with young children....
07:13, 06/17/2019

Missouri's gun law should allow cities to require permits, St. Louis mayor says The mayor of St. Louis said Wednesday she’s asking Missouri lawmakers and the state’s Republican governor to reverse a 2017 law that makes it legal for gun owners without a felony record to carry guns without a permit in the state, according to a rep...
15:13, 08/29/2019

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson Mayor Linda Gorton (LEX 18)– Getting counted in the Federal Census is something done nationwide every 10 years! And, in 2020 the census report will be sent to every home in America. While many complete the form, there are others who don’t … for a variety of reaso...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Outgoing Arkansas lawmaker takes job with Little Rock mayor LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The top Democrat in Arkansas’ majority-Republican House who resigned from office is taking a job leading the Little Rock mayor’s staff. Mayor Frank Scott announced Friday that he had hired former Rep. Charles Blak...
20:00, 05/17/2019

London mayor blocks plans for 'Tulip' skyscraper London's mayor has blocked plans to build a glass viewing platform 1,000 feet (300 m) above Britain's capital on a slender tower shaped like a tulip, saying it would be of limited public benefit and damage the skyline....
14:13, 07/16/2019

Homeless crisis spurs recall effort against LA mayor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti didn’t create the homeless crisis in Los Angeles, but he owns it. The two-term Democrat who not long ago flirted with a presidential run has been besieged by complaints about homeless encampments that have...
07:13, 06/20/2019

Ousted Istanbul mayor says election re-run a battle for democracy Istanbul's ousted mayor says he will go into battle for Turkish democracy next month when he stands in a re-run of an election he thought had granted him the city to govern for five years....
19:13, 05/09/2019

Chicago mayor clashes with Cruz over gun violence: ‘Keep our name out of your mouth’ Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot clashed with Sen. Ted Cruz over the latest burst of gun violence in the city, claiming Monday that Chicago’s decades-long crime problem is actually the fault of Republican-run states like Indiana – because they don’t have...
17:26, 09/03/2019

Tina Fey Returns to NBC With A Show About Ted Danson as Mayor of Los Angeles The Good Place may be ending, but NBC is doing its best to make up for it. The network just gave a series order to a currently untitled series created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock,......
03:13, 07/19/2019

London’s mayor says Trump not worthy of state visit Ahead of President Trump’s state visit to Britain on June 3, Sadiq Khan says he believes the U.S. leader is not “in the same class” as his predecessors Barack Obama and George W. Bush....
01:39, 05/11/2019

Rahm Emanuel, Chicago’s Departing Mayor, in His Own Words In an interview, Mr. Emanuel reflected on the travails of running the nation’s third-largest city, what he got right and wrong, and why he is passing the baton....
23:26, 05/19/2019

Mayor caught whispering profanities during call to audience Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was recorded whispering profanities twice during the council meeting’s call to the audience on Tuesday. Rothschild opened the call to the audience with a disclaimer that is also prin...
02:13, 06/21/2019

Chicago's new mayor vows to stop gun violence After taking the oath of office, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she has "no higher calling" than restoring safety and peace in the city's neighborhoods. (May 20)        ...
22:26, 05/20/2019

Rahm Emanuel, Ex-Chicago Mayor, Is Going to Wall Street Former Chicago mayor and longtime Democratic operative Rahm Emanuel is joining Centerview, a boutique investment bank, as a counselor to large firms....
22:39, 06/05/2019

Two Men Kiss in a Comic Book, and a Mayor Orders a Raid The raid drew a backlash from festival organizers, publishing houses, comedians and, finally, a Brazilian court, which barred the mayor from further seizure efforts....
04:00, 09/08/2019

Chicago mayor demands resignation of indicted alderman CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is calling on a longtime Chicago alderman to resign after a federal indictment accused him of racketeering, bribery and attempted extortion. Edward M. Burke is a 50-year veteran of the City Council, making ...
03:26, 05/31/2019

Brazil court overrules Rio mayor on gay kiss book ban A Brazilian Supreme Court justice has blocked efforts by Rio de Janeiro’s conservative mayor to have a book fair remove a comic book showing two men kissing...
23:39, 09/08/2019

Jimmy Kimmel says he’s running for mayor of Dildo, Newfoundland After making the existence of the small Canadian fishing village, Dildo, N.L. a viral trend last week, Jimmy Kimmel conducted an interview with some of its townspeople....
04:39, 08/09/2019

German parties seek recall of far-right district mayor Politicians from three German mainstream parties scrambled Monday to recall a far-right district mayor they had elected after nobody else volunteered for the job...
17:39, 09/09/2019

The Latest: Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has resigned BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the growing scandal over the lucrative sales of the Baltimore mayor’s self-published children’s books (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has resigned amid an intensifying scandal and...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Judge stops August recall of Douglas mayor BISBEE, Ariz. – The recall of Douglas Mayor Robert Uribe will not move forward. On Wednesday, Cochise County Judge David Thorn ruled that the recall petitions did not comply with state law, because a document was not properly attached to each s...
12:26, 05/02/2019

London’s Mayor Says It’s ‘Un-British to Roll Out the Red Carpet’ for Trump Donald Trump heads to London on Monday for an official three-day visit, but the city’s mayor is making it known that the U.S. president isn’t wanted there....
21:52, 06/02/2019

‘It is possible:’ Victoria mayor says fossil-free future not optional Victoria's mayor says cities need to move to a fossil-free future, while protecting jobs. Lisa Helps says her city has a plan to get off fossil fuels by 2050, and be carbon-neutral by 2030....
22:00, 06/19/2019

Movie stars urge 'Görliwood' to snub far-right mayor The eastern German town of Görlitz has provided the location for a number of Hollywood blockbusters. Now, several film stars have written to residents asking them not to pick a nationalist candidate for mayor....
19:13, 06/07/2019

First mayor from former East heads German Cities Association Progressive Leipzig Mayor Burkhard Jung has become the first local politician from the former East to lead Germany's municipalities. His election precedes polls in three eastern states likely to swing to the far-right....
18:52, 06/07/2019

Trump to visit to El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday: mayor U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to pay a visit to El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, four days after a mass shooting that is being investigated by authorities as a hate crime left 22 people dead, Mayor Dee Margo said on Monday....
01:00, 08/06/2019

Hizzoner! Jets rookie Sanders was mayor of hometown for day Hizzoner! New York Jets rookie defensive lineman Trevon Sanders served as the honorary mayor of his hometown of North Charleston, South Carolina, for one day in February       ...
22:13, 08/04/2019

FBI, IRS raid on Baltimore mayor prompts calls for resignation U.S. authorities on Thursday executed search warrants at the home and offices of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, Maryland's Republican governor said on Thursday, prompting further calls for the Democratic city leader to resign....
10:13, 04/29/2019

Barcelona mayor promises crackdown on cruise ships Ada Colau will also oppose airport expansion to curb tourism and pollutionBarcelona’s mayor, Ada Colau, has pledged to restrict the number of cruise ships allowed to dock in the city and to oppose the expansion of the city’s airport, saying: “We don’...
19:13, 07/05/2019

The Latest: Denver polls close in mayor’s race DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Denver’s runoff mayoral election (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Polls have closed in a Denver mayoral runoff election that’s featured feisty debate over the city’s rapid development. Mayor Michael Hancock i...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Mayor of Mogadishu dies as result of al-Shabaab attack Abdirahman Omar Osman was naturalised Briton who had been London Labour councillorThe mayor of Mogadishu has died after being badly wounded in an al-Shabaab extremist attack in his office last week, the government of Somalia announced.Abdirahman Omar...
18:00, 08/01/2019

No Republican candidates make ballot for Tucson mayor TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The next mayor of Tucson will be a Democrat or independent after no Republicans gathered enough signatures by the Wednesday deadline to appear on the ballot. Former state Sen. Steve Farley, Tucson City Council member Regina Romer...
02:13, 05/31/2019

Zdeněk Hřib: the Czech mayor who defied China By refusing to expel a Taiwanese diplomat, the Prague mayor has joined the ranks of local politicians confronting contentious national policiesZdeněk Hřib had been Prague’s mayor for little more than a month when he came face-to-face with the Czech c...
10:00, 07/03/2019

LA mayor urges Trump to work with him on homeless crisis LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants President Donald Trump to visit the city and work with him on the homeless crisis. The Democratic mayor made the public invitation during a radio interview Tuesday, after the Republican preside...
02:00, 07/03/2019

Philadelphia mayor easily fends off 2 challengers in primary PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrat Jim Kenney is poised to keep his job as mayor of the nation’s sixth largest city after fending off two challengers in Tuesday’s primary who criticized his signature achievement: a soda tax to help provide free...
07:26, 05/22/2019

Germany's oldest mayor retires after 56 years in office The end of an era is nigh as a 94-year-old mayor prepares to hand over to his successor. Josef Rüddel has presided over the German village of Windhagen for more than 50 years....
21:52, 05/21/2019

Germany says voters alone must decide on Istanbul mayor's office A Turkish decision to scrap the result of a vote for Istanbul's mayor lost by President Tayyip Erdogan's candidate is neither transparent nor comprehensible, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday....
13:13, 05/07/2019

The Latest: New Chicago mayor promises government reform CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the inauguration of Lori Lightfoot as Chicago mayor (all times local): 1 p.m. Lori Lightfoot says one of her first actions as Chicago mayor will be to sign an executive order limiting the powers aldermen have in their war...
21:39, 05/20/2019

| Six dead and Mogadishu mayor wounded in blast at his office Six people have been killed and the mayor of Mogadishu wounded in a bombing at the mayoral offices in the Somali capital, the government says, in an attack claimed by Al-Shabaab jihadists....
06:39, 07/25/2019

"As A Mother Myself...": US Mayor Apologises Over Violent Arrest Video The mayor of Phoenix apologized and called a community meeting for this week amid public anger over a viral video showing police pointing a gun at the parents of a 4-year-old child over allegations......
08:00, 06/17/2019

Amazon wasn't scared off by AOC, says New York City mayor Amazon was not scared off by New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in its quest to open a second headquarters in the Big Apple, according to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio....
16:26, 07/24/2019

Dane becomes 1st foreign mayor of a large German city BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman has been elected mayor of Rostock, becoming the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany. Officials announced late Sunday that 46-year-old Claus Ruhe Madsen received 57.1% in a runoff vote against Le...
12:00, 06/17/2019

What Ilhan Omar needs to learn from London’s Muslim mayor Before being elected mayor of London, Sadiq Khan was accused of having Islamist connections. He once spoke at the same conference as Sajeel Abu Ibrahim, a member of the now banned UK terrorist group Al-Muhajiroun. And as chairman of legal affairs at ...
21:39, 05/04/2019

Tucson mayor caught cursing at council meeting again TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild used profanities near his open microphone at Wednesday’s city council meeting. The council was discussing zoning and annexation plans that may have allowed a large development near River Road and Campbel...
05:26, 09/06/2019

"Deeply Ashamed" Says Kolkata Mayor's Daughter, A Doctor The daughter of the Kolkata's Mayor, who is a doctor, has sharply criticized the Mamata Banerjee government's handling of the junior doctors' strike. In a Facebook post, Shabba Hakim - the daughter......
19:39, 06/13/2019

Mayor of Baltimore resigns amid book scandal Democratic Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned Thursday amid an ongoing scandal over a no-bid book deal steered to the University of Maryland Medical Center, according to a statement....
04:39, 05/03/2019

California mayor wants to require gun owners to have liability insurance In the wake of mass shootings around the country, the mayor of one California city wants to require all gun owners to carry liability insurance for their weapons -- or pay a fee to help shoulder the public costs of gun violence....
19:13, 08/13/2019

Mayor Pete has New York moment before Queens event A 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful and mayor was more than an hour late for a campaign appearance in Queens on Wednesday — Mayor Pete Buttigieg was stuck in traffic. As Rep. Gregory Meeks updated the crowd at LaGuardia Community College abo...
00:26, 05/23/2019

"Bakariya Bolat Naahi": Twitter Gives Hollywood Movie Titles A Desi Twist As the country celebrates Hindi Diwas today, Twitter users chose to make viral a witty trend which had users exercising their funny bone in giving Hollywood movie titles a desi twist....
02:13, 09/15/2019

Pete Buttigieg's Los Angeles fundraisers, from Gwyneth Paltrow’s home to iconic Hollywood gay bar In an attempt to continue to raise his profile as a serious Democratic candidate, Pete Buttigieg held a series of fundraising events in the Los Angeles area on Thursday....
22:26, 05/10/2019

A Minuscule Adventure review – sweet animated tale minus Hollywood distractions The lack of smart-alec seagulls is not a problem in this simple but not simplistic film for children full of gentle charm and imaginative soundscapesThere is perhaps a rule in the critics’ handbook that bans watching kids’ films in the company of act...
13:52, 09/06/2019

Georgia’s abortion bill has some Hollywood filmmakers vowing a boycott. But the studios are standing pat. Several production companies said they won’t do business in the state, and more than 50 actors signed a letter to legislators saying they will seek to stop production in Georgia....
03:39, 05/11/2019

FBI seeks help in finding victims of Hollywood Con Queen after Marvel Studios exec is used in the scam The FBI set up a website to find victims of a Hollywood con artist that’s been scamming unsuspecting people in show business with uncanny impersonations of professionals since 2013....
22:52, 07/15/2019

Billy Bush Lands New Gig 3 Years After Infamous ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape With Trump (NEW YORK) — Three years after being fired by NBC due to the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape, Billy Bush is hoping to use his experience in television’s wilderness to his advantage in his new job. Bush begins Monday as host o...
02:26, 09/06/2019

From Hollywood fashion to the moon: Summer 2019's best American museum exhibits Museums are focusing on the anniversaries of the moon landing and D-Day as well as baseball cards, fashion, Mickey Mouse, mummies and movies.       ...
19:26, 07/12/2019

In photos: Judith Light honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Award-winning actress Judith Light is honored during an unveiling ceremony honoring her with the 2,673rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on Sept. 12....
19:13, 09/13/2019

Brad Pitt Awards Leonardo DiCaprio With "Best Meltdown" for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Scene Leonardo DiCaprio really impressed his co-stars during the filming of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. In the highly-anticipated Quentin Tarantino movie, set in Los Angeles in 1969,......
21:00, 07/15/2019

Hollywood Democrats largely supporting Joe Biden, but reluctant to rally behind single candidate When Joe Biden made one of his first treks to Hollywood for his last presidential race, in 2007, his fundraising had been paltry, he was having trouble getting donors’ attention, and much of showbiz was siding either with the presumed front runner, H...
14:52, 05/08/2019

Social justice, human rights feature prominently at this year's Oscars in Hollywood Gender equality, the marginalization of indigenous languages, migration, the refugee crisis, the lives of domestic workers, poverty… All these issues which are at the heart of the United Nations’ work, are also front and centre in some of the films c...
21:39, 04/28/2019

'Bout Time: Teddy Riley Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Now, you know if Donald Trump has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (which fabulously continues to be vandalized), that music producer, New Jack Swing-originator, and thin-mustachioed crooner Teddy Riley been should have had one....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Stacey Abrams Calls on Hollywood to #StayAndFight About Georgia Abortion Rights Instead of Boycotting Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is just as outraged as many about Georgia’s decision to virtually outlaw abortions in the state, but she’s imploring leaders of industry, especially those in the filmmaking community, to stand with...
05:39, 06/05/2019

‘Nothing Lasts Forever.’ Quentin Tarantino on Sharon Tate, Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood and Retirement Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film, Once Upon a Time in … Hollywood, covers a lot of territory in three acts, all set in the Los Angeles of 1969 just as Charles Manson was working his sicko spell on a group of slavish followers. Once Upon a ...
19:13, 07/22/2019

Hollywood star Gere speaks out to support migrants on Spanish rescue ship Hollywood star Richard Gere on Saturday called on the Italian government to stop "demonising people" and instead help migrants who have been stranded on a Spanish charity boat in the Mediterranean for more than a week....
15:26, 08/10/2019

Hollywood publicist Peggy Siegal losing clients over Jeffrey Epstein ties Hollywood is running closing credits on publicist Peggy Siegal, citing her ties to convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. No fewer than three movie or television clients have fired Siegal for her role in raising the profile of the convicted child sex t...
06:52, 07/23/2019

Hollywood threatens to pull productions in Georgia over proposed anti-abortion bill Major film and media companies from Disney to Netflix are no longer remaining silent about what will happen if Georgia passes its anti-abortion bill....
16:00, 06/02/2019

‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ billboard defaced with Jeffrey Epstein, Roman Polanski pics It’s the one remake Hollywood didn’t want to see. A creative vandal transformed a Los Angeles billboard for the film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” into an attack on convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and child rapist Rom...
00:52, 07/27/2019

Jason Bolden and Adair Curtis are Styling Hollywood in the trailer for the new Netflix series Netflix is expanding its network of fashion gurus with a brand new series, Styling Hollywood. Professional stylist Jason Bolden and interior designer Adair Curtis are business partners who run JSN Studio, a joint lifestyle company that has served som...
21:13, 08/14/2019

When Brad Pitt Met Leonardo DiCaprio: How the Last Two Movie Stars Finally Came Together for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood There are very few movie stars left in Hollywood. With an industry that generates nearly all of its business on the back of marketable franchises, be they of the animated, superhero or......
18:26, 07/26/2019

Quentin Tarantino fights the future in his funky, meandering, elegiac Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood A few years ago, Quentin Tarantino announced, with typical stop-the-presses grandiosity, that he would officially stop making movies after completing his 10th feature. It remains to be seen if American cinema’s reigning rock-star auteur will make goo...
20:39, 05/22/2019

Hollywood star Gere visits stranded migrants on Open Arms ship American actor Richard Gere on Friday visited 121 migrants stranded for the past week on a rescue ship in the Mediterranean, as the European Union's executive urged member countries to show solidarity in finding a solution....
18:13, 08/09/2019

Stacey Abrams visits Hollywood to urge against boycott over Georgia's 'heartbeat' abortion law Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams flew to Los Angeles this week to encourage Hollywood executives and industry officials not to go through with boycotting Georgia over the state’s new heartbeat abortion law....
10:00, 06/13/2019

Trump slams Hollywood amid ‘The Hunt’ backlash: ‘Tremendous disservice to our country’ President Trump said Hollywood is doing a “tremendous disservice” to America as NBC’s Universal Pictures is set to release “The Hunt,” a film about privileged vacationers hunting “deplorables” for sport....
18:13, 08/09/2019

Bout Time: Teddy Riley Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Now you know if Donald Trump has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (which fabulously continues to be vandalized), that music producer, New Jack Swing-originator, and thin-mustachioed crooner Teddy Riley been should have had one....
02:28, 08/19/2019

Netflix Becomes the First Major Hollywood Studio to Pledge to Fight Georgia’s Abortion Bill Since Georgia passed a bill earlier this month that effectively bans abortion after six weeks, most major production companies with ties to the state have stayed quiet. Thanks in part to a generous tax incentive there, Georgia is home to a thriving f...
16:52, 05/28/2019

Dean Cain: Hollywood boycott of Georgia over 'heartbeat' bill is an 'absolute joke' Actor Dean Cain said it's an "absolute joke" that Hollywood celebrities are boycotting filming in Georgia over the state’s controversial “heartbeat” abortion bill....
17:39, 05/13/2019

Hollywood Producer Seeks to Raise Funds to Battle Anti-Abortion Laws Peter Chernin sent an email seeking donations from entertainment power players like Jeff Bezos, Shonda Rhimes, Tim Cook, Ari Emanuel and Ted Sarandos....
02:00, 06/04/2019