Laverne Cox Tells OZY Fest: ‘Eff the Backlash. We Have to Move Forward’

The reality on the silver screen hasn’t always reflected the realities of society. Let’s be honest: It rarely has. But even Hollywood has to move forward, little by little. Recent megahits like Black Panther, Moonlight and Get Out are paving the way for a big change in the movie business, even as national politics have […]

Laverne Cox: ‘Eff the Backlash. We Have to Move Forward’

The reality on the silver screen hasn’t always reflected the realities of society. Let’s be honest: It rarely has. But even Hollywood has to move forward, little by little. Recent megahits like Black Panther, Moonlight and Get Out are paving the way for a big change in the movie business, even as national politics have […]

Trump ‘looks forward’ to working with Mexico’s new president Obrador

US President Donald Trump has congratulated his newly elected Mexican counterpart, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, after multiple polls and an early count showed the leftist anti-establishment candidate decisively leading the vote. “There is much to be done that will benefit both the United States and Mexico!” Trump tweeted Sunday night. Although Obrador, 64, has vowed […]

Deontay Wilder vs. Anthony Joshua just took 3 massive steps forward — and they could fight as soon as this fall

Getty Images Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder have all but signed a deal to fight each other this fall. Wilder, a big-punching American, has conceded home advantage and is willing to fight Joshua in front of 90,000 fans at Wembley Stadium in Joshua’s home town, London. Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn is now sending all “the […]

For Raptors to move forward, they need to fire the best coach they've ever had

Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri came into his season-end press conference fired up.  Never a man to act rashly, Ujiri repeatedly emphasized the need to evaluate everything before making any major franchise decisions.  "Going from last year to this year, we're happy with the jump we made," said Ujiri. "We are absolutely disappointed with the ending of the season."  On […]

EA CEO: We’re ‘pushing forward’ with loot boxes despite regulation

Belgium and the Netherlands have ruled that many loot boxes in games like FIFA Ultimate Team are equivalent to gambling and in violation of their laws, but FIFA publisher Electronic Arts says it plans to continue its loot-box Ultimate Team mode. “We’re going to continue pushing forward [with FIFA Ultimate Team],” EA chief executiv…Read More

Avengers 4: Will Captain Marvel TIME TRAVEL forward from the 1990s?

WARNING SPOILERS FOR AVENGERS INFINITY WAR AHEAD She was only teased in the end credits scene, but a dying Nick Fury sent a distress call to Captain Marvel as he turned to ash. Fans will know Larson’s upcoming solo movie is set in the 1990s, when Fury had both eyes. But just where has she […]

California can look forward to more extreme dry-wet “climate whiplash”

Enlarge / California’s Lake McClure got low during drought in 2015 but swelled by early 2017 after a very wet winter. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) As the last few years have reminded us, California weather means you have to be prepared for anything. From 2012 to 2016, the Golden State saw a historic drought that […]

Russia will move forward S-400 delivery dates for Turkey – Putin after meeting Erdogan

During Vladimir Putin’s first foreign visit since his election last month, the Russian and Turkish presidents have agreed to broaden military cooperation, and officially launched the construction of a nuclear power plant. At a press conference in Ankara, Putin announced that Russia would push forward its delivery dates for the S-400 defense systems, which have […]

'I don't watch anything I'm in' but Bill Nighy looks forward to Ordeal By Innocence

“I don’t watch anything I’m in,” reveals the Love Actually star, who’s gearing up not to sit down and enjoy the new Agatha Christie three-parter, Ordeal By Innocence, that he stars in. Nighy’s reticence to watch his performances began with his first appearance on television in the late-1960s police show Softly, Softly. “I actually robbed […]