‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ season 5 hits Hulu on September 14 — here’s how to watch the critically acclaimed drama

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Sophie Giraud/Hulu "The Handmaid's Tale" is a TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's classic novel. The show's fifth season starts streaming on September 14 exclusively on Hulu.  A Hulu subscription costs $ 7 a month with ads, or $ 13 a month […]

8 injured, 1 critically, as car ploughs into revelers in downtown Tokyo

A car has rammed pedestrians on a busy Tokyo street that was closed to traffic for New Year festivities. A 21-year-old man initially confessed to a terrorist act but later recanted, leaving investigators puzzled about his motives. The car, which was driving in a wrong lane, bulldozed into revelers in Japan’s capital city as it […]

Former Russian spy critically ill in UK after exposure to unknown substance – reports

Two people have been treated for “suspected exposure to an unknown substance” in the city of Salisbury, England, according to police. One of them is reportedly a former Russian double agent. Sources close to the investigation told BBC and Reuters that one of those affected was Sergey Skripal, part of a “spy swap” between the US and […]

To think critically, you have to be both analytical and motivated

Enlarge (credit: Norwich University) In a world where accusations of “fake news” are thrown around essentially at random, critical thinking would seem to be a must. But this is also a world where the Moon landings are viewed as a conspiracy and people voice serious doubts about the Earth’s roundness. Critical thinking appears to be […]

‘Mudbound’ Trailer: Dee Rees Directs a Critically Acclaimed Tale of Racial Tension

Netflix has made headway at the Emmys, but it’s still trying to become a major player at the Oscars. Mudbound feels like the streaming service’s attempt to enter the awards season with a major contender – a period drama stacked with great actors and powered by a story that feels all-too-relevant. But beyond that, it just […]

Charlie Gard, the critically ill British baby at center of legal battle, has died

Thomson Reuters LONDON (AP) — Charlie Gard, the critically ill British baby at the center of a legal battle that attracted the attention of Pope Francis and U.S. President Donald Trump, has died. He would have turned 1 next week. Charlie suffered from a rare genetic disease, mitochondrial depletion syndrome, that caused brain damage and […]

Parents of critically ill infant Charlie Gard end legal battle to save his life

Chris Gard publicly apologized to his critically ill baby Charlie for not being able to save his life, as he and his wife dropped their legal bid Monday to send him to the United States for an experimental treatment after new medical tests showed the window of opportunity to help him had closed. CBC | […]

‘Hounds of Love’ Trailer: A Gruesome Glimpse of the Critically Acclaimed Horror Movie

2016 was one the best years for horror movies in a long time and 2017 looks like it could give it a run for its money. Get Out and Raw are already contenders for any future top 10 list I cook up come December and there are plenty of other promising genre movies waiting in […]

2 dead, 1 critically injured after gunmen open fire in Swiss cafe

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 00:25Edited time: 10 Mar, 2017 00:30 At least two people died and one was critically injured after gunmen entered a restaurant in Basel, Switzerland and opened fired at the people there. The shootout took place at 8:15pm Thursday local time at Cafe 56, located in the part of the city […]