Saudi Arabia says scandal over Khashoggi killing won't trigger another oil crisis

There will not be a repeat of the 1973 oil embargo despite the crisis over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, the Saudi energy minister reportedly said on Monday. On Friday, Saudi Arabia admitted for the first time that Khashoggi — a critic of Saudi leaders and former Washington […]

Another Defender bites the dust as Netflix cancels Luke Cage

Enlarge / Luke Cage (Mike Colter) will have to put another dollar in the swear jar when he hears the news. (credit: Netflix) Just one week ago, Netflix surprised us all by canceling Iron Fist after a much-improved second season. Now we can add Luke Cage to the casualties. Netflix unexpectedly pulled the plug on […]

Lionel Messi scored a goal, created another, but then fractured his arm and is now sidelined for the biggest FC Barcelona match of the year

Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images Lionel Messi has fractured his arm one week before the biggest match of FC Barcelona’s season so far. The injury occured after just 17 minutes of Saturday’s La Liga game against Sevilla. Messi had already provided one assist and scored one goal before he suffered a horrific fall while challenging […]

Tesla Offers Up Another Reason Not to Order Its Cheapest Car

Tesla’s Model 3 line as evolved once again, this time adding a new model closer to the bottom of the range while eliminating the second-cheapest configuration (and currently the cheapest Model 3 you can actually get delivered). Announced Thursday night, the rear-drive Model 3 Long Range — which started at $ 44,000 but required the […]

A court ruling knocks another hole in Swiss banking secrecy

Too many yodels, not enough whistles DURING HIS decade-long legal battle with the Swiss authorities, Rudolf Elmer, a bank whistleblower, has endured 48 prosecutorial interrogations, spent six months in solitary confinement and faced 70 court rulings. None, though, has been more important than the decision by Switzerland’s supreme court on October 10th, which set strict limits […]

The Haunting of Hill House season 2: Will there be another series of Netflix horror?

The Haunting of Hill House is a modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson’s novel of the same name and follows five siblings who grew up in “the most famous” haunted house in America. Now adults, they’re reunited by the suicide of their youngest sister, which forces them to finally confront the ghosts of their own pasts […]

Optical illusions: Paris art looks VERY different from another angle – were you surprised?

Optical illusions play tricks on our mind, and this particular snap represents how the same thing can appear entirely different. By moving one’s position ever so slightly, the perspective changes, with the artwork no longer representing what it once did. In this particular optical illusion, which was posted on Twitter, a patch of green grass […]

Big Mouth season 3 Netflix release date: Will there be another series?

Will there be another series of Big Mouth on Netflix? Netflix dropped season two of Big Mouth on Friday, October 5 for audiences to watch in one go. So far, there’s been no news about season three and it’s probably too early for any announcements. Big Mouth season two got the green light in October […]