Syria’s ‘downing’ of Israeli F-16 marks new ‘strategic phase’ – Hezbollah

The Lebanese Shiite militia Hezbollah said the alleged downing of Israeli F-16 jet by Syrian forces marks “a new strategic phase” that puts an end to the violation of Syria’s sovereignty. “Today’s developments mean the old equations have categorically ended,” the group said on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Syrian officials reported that the country’s […]

Ground phase of Turkish attack on Afrin will start on Sunday – PM

Following an intense shelling and bombing attack on Kurdish positions in Afrin Saturday, Turkey’s PM announced the ground phase of operation ‘Olive Branch’ will kick into gear Sunday. “From tomorrow [Sunday], depending on developments, our ground units will perform the necessary activities [as part of the Operation Olive Branch],” Binali Yildirim told reporters. He claimed […]

A New Phase Of War In Afghanistan

The US and Afghan air forces have begun bombing the Taliban’s drug-producing facilities as part of the Trump administration’s new strategy for the 16-year conflict, officials from both countries said on Monday. A series of strikes on Sunday destroyed 10 opium processing labs in Helmand province, according to the Pentagon and the Afghan government. The […]

Superhero Bits: Jack Black’s ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Challenge, Marvel’s Phase 4 & More

Who are Henry Cavill‘s favorite DC Comics villains? Want to see Jack Black’s “Immigrant Song” jam with Thor: Ragnarok star Cate Blanchett? How does Armie Hammer feel about missing out on playing Batman? When will we get announcements for Marvel’s Phase 4? When does Gotham By Gaslight hit home video? Did you know Ben Affleck […]

Avengers Infinity War: Will Doctor Strange create an alternate timeline for Phase 4?

In 2019, the 22-movie spanning first saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – consisting of three phases – will come to an end. But this will by no means be the end of the world’s highest grossing movie franchise as Saga 2’s Phase 4 will kick off with a Spider-Man Homecoming sequel and Guardians of […]

‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3’ Will Kickstart Marvel’s Phase 4

We shouldn’t have to open with this, but here goes: the Marvel Cinematic Universe is not coming to an end anytime soon. And yet, that seems to be the message the internet has taken from recent quotes by Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, eventually pulling Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn into the muck so he […]

Ivanka Trump had a ‘punk phase’ in the 1990s

Charles Sykes/Invision Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s eldest daughter and top White House adviser, had a “punk phase” in the 1990s, she revealed in her mother’s new memoir, “Raising Trump.” “One day after school, I dyed my hair blue. Mom wasn’t a fan of this decision. She took one look at me and immediately went […]

US-South Korea drills could lead to ‘uncontrollable phase of nuclear war,’ North warns

Pyongyang has described the US-South Korea annual military drills, set to kick off on Monday, as the “most explicit expression of hostility,” voicing fears that the war games, known as the Ulchi Freedom Guardian, may “evolve into actual fighting.” Some 40,000 American and South Korean troops as well as civilians, training civil defense response, will […]

‘Guardians Vol. 3’ Likely Coming Summer 2020; Here’s a Look at the Possible Marvel Phase 4 Movie Calendar

James Gunn is currently hard at work crafting the third film of the Guardians of the Galaxy trilogy, which is supposed to be the conclusion of the Guardians team as we know it. And while the script hasn’t been nailed down yet, and an official release date has yet to be announced, it certainly looks […]