Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe In Talks To Lead ‘The Northman’ From Robert Eggers

BREAKING: Robert Eggers, the director behind the critically acclaimed horror film, The Witch, has potentially assembled a starry cast for his latest project, The Northman, set up at New Regency. Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, The Witch’s Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, … Read more…

Warren surges to tie Biden for 2020 Dem nomination lead, as Sanders sinks to distant 3rd in latest polls

A slew of polls in recent days indicate the battle for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination is now a two-candidate face-off between former Vice President Joe Biden and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders slips to a distant third. FOX News SPECIAL … Read more…

Peter Mayhew dead – Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill lead tributes to Chewbacca actor after Star Wars icon passes away

HARRISON Ford and Mark Hamill have led the tributes to Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew after he died aged 74. The 7ft 3in actor, who played the iconic Wookiee in five Star Wars movies, passed away “with his family by his … Read more…

Golden Globes Briefing: ‘A Star Is Born’ and ‘Vice’ Lead the 2019 Golden Globes Nominations

“Vice” nabbed six nominations, while “A Star Is Born,” “Green Book” and “The Favourite” all received five. “Black Panther” was nominated for best drama. NYT > Arts SPECIAL TRAVEL DISCOUNTS: $ 20 Credit for Future Bookings Opportunity Using Promo Code: … Read more…

2019 Golden Globe Award Nominations: ‘Vice’ and ‘The Favourite’ Lead All as ‘Black Panther’ Makes History

The nominees for the 76th Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning in Hollywood, bringing the best in movies and television from 2018 to the forefront of awards sea-son. We already learned this week that Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg … Read more…

Technology is giving China’s retail sector a lead over its global peers, says JD.com vice president

High-end technologies like artificial intelligence are transforming China's retail space — and that's what sets the sector apart from the rest of the world, JD.com's Ling Chenkai told CNBC.  Retail BEST DEAL UPDATE: Up to 50% off Women’s Sale at … Read more…

Traumatic brain injuries can lead to long-term neurological and psychiatric disorders

New research suggests that children who suffer traumatic brain injuries are at significantly increased risk of developing new post-traumatic neuropsychiatric disorders, and may benefit from ongoing outpatient follow-up to facilitate early detection and intervention. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL … Read more…

Top quarterback draft prospects Will Grier, Drew Lock and Justin Herbert all have monster games and lead teams to victory

The Giants aren’t playing any football this weekend, but they should have been watching some. Three of the projected top quarterbacks in the 2019 draft had big games in victories Saturday. With Kyle Lauletta’s future uncertain and Eli Manning’s time … Read more…

Viewpoints: Trump Says ‘Medicare For All’ Plan Would Eventually Lead To Massive Rationing Of Health Care

President Donald Trump writes about his views on the Democrats’ “Medicare For All” plan, which has become a litmus test among progressive candidates. Editorial pages look at other health issues, as well. Kaiser Health News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

And now it’s official – the guy once over Facebook’s News Feed will now lead Instagram

It was widely expected, and now it’s official. Adam Mosseri, the guy once in charge of Facebook’s algorithmically-powered, fake news-packed, enigmatic News Feed, is getting a promotion from Instagram VP to taking charge of the photo-sharing app altogether following the … Read more…