Bohemian Rhapsody: Rami Malek on ‘TOUGH’ moment he shocked mother with career bombshell

Malek is now a global superstar after starring in the TV series Mr Robot and winning an Oscar for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. But shortly before taking to the Academy Awards last weekend, he explained how his mother had initially hoped he would pursue something like medicine or the law. Safe […]

Chicago's Tough — But Its School Security Chief Is Tougher

After someone pulled the fire alarms at a school on the southwest side of Chicago for four consecutive days, Jadine Chou, chief safety and security officer at Chicago Public Schools, had had enough. When she showed up at the school the next day, someone pulled the alarm again, and in the fury of confusion, three […]

Arrowverse 'Elsewhere' Crossover: First Photos Feature Batwoman, 'Bad' Cisco, Tough James Olsen, Evil Arkham Doc

Left is right and up is down in the first batch of official photos from The CW’s upcoming Arrowverse crossover event, subtitled “Elseworlds.” In this year’s three-night, Legends-less crossover — airing Sunday, Dec. 9 through Tuesday, Dec. 11, comprised of the ninth episodes of The Flash (airing on a special night), Arrow and Supergirl (airing on a special night) — Arkham […]

Think Getting an Apartment in New York Is Tough? Try Hong Kong

Applying for low-income public housing is rarely a walk in the park, but in Hong Kong, a city already bursting at the seams thanks to limited usable land and soaring real estate prices, the process is better described as a crawl. Across the East China Sea, winners of Japan’s welfare housing lottery generally wait five […]

‘Tough cookie, my guy!’: Trump praises Montana Congressman who body-slammed reporter

US President Donald Trump praised the wrestling skills of Republican Congressman Greg Gianforte, who body-slammed a Guardian reporter to the ground at a campaign event last year. Needless to say, the liberal media is appalled. Gianforte was convicted of assault after he grabbed Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs by the neck and body-slammed him to the […]

FBI: We can’t listen to Facebook Messenger voice calls. Judge: Tough luck

Enlarge (credit: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images) A federal judge in Fresno, California recently denied prosecutors’ request to force Facebook to wiretap voice calls by suspected gang members conducted over Messenger. According to a Friday report by Reuters, despite already having substantive traditional wiretaps and intercepting Messenger texts between alleged MS-13 gangsters, the government wanted […]

How tough can ‘Britain’s toughest trail’ really be?

Luke Waterson August 22, 2018 Share this article It’s regarded as the hardest hike in Britain, thanks to its unsigned trails, often-vile weather and total remoteness. So how did solo walker Luke Waterson fare on Scotland’s Cape Wrath Trail? If the otherworldly place names and landscapes along Scotland’s Cape Wrath Trail conjure scenes from Game […]

Canada prepares for tonight's tough test against Mexico at Little League World Series

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Canada's Little League sluggers from British Columbia are still on a baseball high from Saturday night's thrilling victory over Spain as they head into tonight's elimination game against Mexico. Joey Marino's walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th inning kept the Canadians hopes alive at the Little League World Series in Williamsport. The dramatic […]

Daily Beast: Russian hackers targeted Democrat facing tough 2018 election

Enlarge / Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) questions witnesses during a Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing concerning threats to the homeland, September 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images) The digital ink was barely dry on Ars IT and National Security Editor Sean Gallagher’s feature, “How they did it (and […]