New wildfire tears through drought-stricken forest as California reels from its biggest fire in state history

AP Photo/Noah Berger The Delta Fire in Northern California scorched nearly 25,000 acres of dry wildland as it raged on for a third day. Fire officials said they were making progress, but there was no containment as of Friday night. This latest fire comes as California struggles to recover from the worst fire in state […]

‘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 […]

Uber to donate $1.2 million to Girls Who Code as tech industry reels from sexism scandals

Uber has announced a partnership with Girls Who Code, the not-for-profit organization that’s setting out to “close the gender gap” in technology. As part of the three-year tie-up, Uber will mete out $ 1.2 million to help Girls Who Code “grow hundreds of after school and immersion programs” across the U.S., according to Komal Mangtani, […]