The Americans Recap: Elizabeth Gets a Peek Behind the Iron Curtain

Need to catch up? Check out our previous The Americans recap here. Six seasons in, The Americans‘ resident hard-liner Elizabeth Jennings is finally starting to have doubts about her homeland. But is it too late to stop now? She explodes on Philip when he confesses that he’s been reporting back to Oleg about her missions […]

No new ‘Iron Curtain’ between Russia and US – Lavrov

Published time: 25 Dec, 2017 06:11 Edited time: 25 Dec, 2017 06:53 There is no new “Iron Curtain” between Russia and the US, the Russian Foreign Minister said, predicting that relations between the two world powers will improve, though time which could have been used to mend ties has been wasted. “I don’t think that […]

GM and Cruise Finally Give a Peek behind the Curtain of Their Automated-Driving Program

– General Motors has noodled with the idea of automated vehicles since at least the mid-1950s, when the company produced a film with its Firebird II concept car that showed a family cruising down a highway autonomously. Now, more than six decades later, GM claims to be getting close to making its first highly automated […]

‘Twin Peaks’ Season 3 Parts 17 & 18 Recap: “See You at the Curtain Call”

The Verdugo Mountains in Los Angeles have been ablaze for days. It’s the largest wildfire in the city’s history. The smell of smoke and ash filled my apartment at the bottom of the hills on Sunday morning. Still half asleep, I wandered aimlessly from room to room trying to place the source, momentarily forgetting about […]

Acura Lifts the Curtain on a New Prototype Racer

– Honda isn’t letting a less than ideal return to Formula 1 deter it from diversifying its motorsports portfolio. At The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, prior to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Honda’s luxury arm, Acura, introduced its ARX-05 Daytona Prototype, which will compete in the top class (Prototype) in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship starting in the 2018 […]

The world’s biggest drugmaker just pulled back the curtain on drug pricing (JNJ)

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The world’s largest drugmaker just gave us a better idea of how drug price hikes impact its business.  Johnson & Johnson published a report on Monday detailing its average list price compared to its average net price after rebates and discounts. The companies’ drugs had an average list price increase of 8.5% in 2016 while […]