North America bid wins FIFA World Cup 2026 hosting rights

The North American joint bid comprising the USA, Mexico and Canada has won the right to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The decision was announced at FIFA’s annual congress in Moscow on Wednesday. The bid beat off competition from Morocco and was chosen in a vote by 203 of FIFA’s 210 member federations present in […]

Twitch is hosting a seven-week ‘Doctor Who’ viewing event

If you’re a die-hard Doctor Who fan, Twitch is about to make your summer. The livestreaming service is teaming with BBC Studios on a seven-week Doctor Who viewing event on May 29th that will show more than 500 classic episodes of the Time Lord’s adventures, dating all the way back to the first black-and-white season […]

This Morning: Why are Phillip and Holly not hosting today? ITV hosts' break explained

This Morning hosts Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby are taking a break from the daytime show, which they have presented since together since 2009. Why isn’t Phillip and Holly presenting This Morning? ITV announced that Phillip and Holly would not be appearing on the daytime show following the Easter holidays. The duo, who have hosted […]

Facebook is hosting an online abuse summit with other tech leaders

Facebook is trying to bring all the wars it’s fighting under one roof. At the “Fighting Abuse @Scale” conference later next month, the social network will host talks on combating fake news, online fraud, spam and abuse in general. There’s a special focus on how the different companies in attendance are using AI and machine […]

Chadwick Boseman Hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ with Cardi B as Musical Guest

The king of Wakanda is coming to Studio 8H. On this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live, NBC announced that Chadwick Boseman, the star of Marvel Studios’ mega-hit Black Panther, is going to host the live sketch show for the first time on April 7, 2018. Read on to find out who will be joining as […]

AMC is Hosting a 31-Hour MCU Marathon Ahead of the Release of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

AMC’s MCU marathon is back. And it’s 31 hours long. The movie theater chain first introduced the insane endeavor in 2015 ahead of the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron. That Marvel marathon cost the lives of no one and the sanity of many, but it seems like a cake walk compared to the 31-hour monstrosity […]

During NRA conventions, gun injuries drop 20% nationwide—63% in hosting state

Enlarge When gun enthusiasts gather for the National Rifle Association’s annual conventions, rates of gun-related injuries and deaths drop by 20 percent nationwide—and a whopping 63 percent in the hosting state—according to an analysis published this week in the New England Journal of Medicine. The finding was based on an analysis of insurance data on gun […]

Oscars 2018: Casey Affleck ‘PULLS OUT of hosting’ after petition reached 20,000 signatures

The actor, who won for his role in Manchester by The Sea last year, would likely have handed out Best Actress at this year’s ceremony. Usually – but not always – the previous year’s Best Actor hands out Best Actress, and visa versa. However Affleck was accused in 2010 of sexual harassment by two women […]