Former Tesla engineering lead Doug Field is back with Apple

Tesla confirmed in July that instead of returning from a six-week break, senior engineering VP Doug Field had departed the company. The timing was interesting as it came during Tesla’s push to ramp up production of the Model 3 sedan, which was the kind of issue we’d expected Field to address after he joined in […]

Islanders clean house, fire coach Doug Weight, GM Garth Snow

Lou Lamoriello moved quickly to shake up the New York Islanders by firing general manager Garth Snow and coach Doug Weight and naming himself the team's new GM just two weeks after taking over as president of hockey operations. Lamoriello announced the moves Tuesday that begin to reshape the organization in his image, two weeks […]

‘Impulse’ Trailer: A Moody Spin-Off of Doug Liman’s ‘Jumper’ Debuts on YouTube Red

Audiences may not exactly be jumping for a spin-off to the poorly received 2008 sci-fi film Jumper. And they may be even less excited to learn that the series will land on YouTube Red, the streaming subscription service that is still struggling to break in. But after the critical success of YouTube Red’s Cobra Kai, and Jumper and Edge […]

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ TV Series Reels in ‘Shape of Water’ Star Doug Jones

As if the prospect of a What We Do in the Shadows TV series couldn’t be more exciting, FX’s television adaptation of  Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement‘s vampire mockumentary has landed The Shape of Water star Doug Jones. Jones is one of four new cast members joining the highly anticipated adaptation of Waititi and Clement’s hysterical horror-comedy about vampires sharing a flat […]

The Morning Watch: John Williams Conducts ‘The Last Jedi’, The Comedy Influence of Doug Kenney & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, John Williams conducts the orchestra during a recording […]

The Doug Jones Effect: Democratic Long Shots Get New Momentum

Beto O’Rourke was already feeling the excitement from Democrats in unlikely corners of Texas. But the little-known congressman challenging Republican Sen. Ted Cruz started to get a lot more interest from Washington after Alabama Democrat Doug Jones’ stunning triumph in December. “Something that was written off as unwinnable, or at minimum unlikely, after Alabama for […]

Democrats have their sights set on a major Republican after Doug Jones’ upset win in Alabama — Ted Cruz

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Democrats see top GOP Sen. Ted Cruz as uniquely vulnerable in the wake of Doug Jones’s upset win in Alabama. Cruz’s favorability ratings are lowers than Republican Roy Moore’s unfavorable ratings. Despite Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore’s numerous flaws, Democrat Doug Jones’s victory over the former judge Tuesday night caught many political […]

Republicans now have only a one-seat majority in the Senate after Doug Jones’ surprise victory in Alabama — here’s what that means for 2018

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones was declared the winner in the Alabama Senate election on Tuesday night, cutting the Republican Party’s majority there to just one seat. That election upset could cause problems for President Donald Trump and the Republican Party’s legislative agenda going into 2018. Democrats are likely to capitalize on […]

Trump congratulates Doug Jones on upset victory in Alabama Senate special election

President Donald Trump congratulated Doug Jones on his Senate special-election victory in Alabama on Tuesday night. Trump had thrown his support behind Republican candidate Roy Moore in recent weeks, even as Moore’s campaign stumbled under the weight of a sexual misconduct scandal. President Donald Trump congratulated Doug Jones on Tuesday night after the Democratic Senate […]

Alabama projected to elect Democrat Doug Jones as next US senator in upset special election

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Alabama voters elected Democrat Doug Jones, upsetting the Republican favorite, Roy Moore, to be the state’s next US senator on Tuesday.  Jones’ election is a significant — and improbable — blow to the GOP, which will now have just a one seat advantage in the Senate.   Alabama voters elected Democrat Doug Jones […]