Bob Berney‘s company has grabbed all U.S. rights to the latest from the team behind the Lionsgate slasher pic You’re Next. The Guest, from director Adam Wingard, writer Simon Barrett and Snoot Entertainment, follows a family who takes in a young soldier who claims to be a good friend of their son who was killed in action. Show More Summary
The MTA's chief wants commuter watchdog groups to help win public support for the agency in its ongoing contract dispute with LIRR union workers threatening to strike this summer.
Sports anchor Clement Townsend signed off Mobile, AL, NBC affiliate WPMI last night. “I never would have imagined that I would have covered so many great stories here at Local 15,” Townsend told his co-anchors. Clement has worked atShow More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: After recurring on HBO’s True Blood for the past six seasons, Tara Buck has been upped to a regular for the vampire drama’s upcoming seventh and final season. Buck made her debut as everyone’s favorite blood serving barmaid Ginger in the second half of Season 1 and has been a fixture on the show ever since. Show More Summary
Fox News Associate Producer Annie Goodman spoke with Neil Cavuto yesterday about her ongoing fight against Triple Negative Breast Cancer. The 10-year Fox News veteran, who’s produced for “Forbes on Fox” and “Your World with Neil Cavuto,”...Show More Summary
This week the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund. The issue in the case is the ongoing viability of fraud-on-the market theory as an underlying assumption in shareholder class actions. Court...Show More Summary
A US guided-missile destroyer is en route to the Black Sea but naval officials said Thursday it was a “routine” deployment that was planned before the crisis unfolded in Ukraine. The USS Truxtun departed the Greek port of Souda Bay ...
WASHINGTON — As U.S. President Barack Obama’s foreign policy struggles with an increasingly belligerent Russia, he turns to his domestic agenda of pushing for a higher minimum wage to boost support at home. Reuters reported that Obama will campaign to raise the federal minimum wage and push states to raise their own minimum wage requirements. […]
John Lefevre, the 34-year-old former bond executive who wrote the Goldman Sachs Twitter parody account despite never actually working at Goldman Sachs, has lost his book deal. Lefevre’s @GSElevator account supposedly detailed the absurd conversations overheard in the firm’s elevators, but it was eventually discovered that wasn’t true. Show More Summary
Flow-FX, a new company based outside of Chicago, is set to release a new device for delivering biologics to fractured or diseased bone tissue. The 2-CAN is a multichanneled cannula for over the guide-wire delivery of orthobiologics.Show More Summary
Last month, a Ninth Circuit panel held that the Second Amendment requires the state to allow its citizens to both "keep" and "bear" arms. In plain English, that meant that California had to either allow concealed or open carry in public. Currently, the state leaves it up to local law......
AMC has released an extremely short teaser for the upcoming season of Mad Men, which will premiere Sunday, April 13.
How a Tigerair crew flew an A320 all the way from Sydney to Perth on Monday (3 March) without noticing they had incorrectly fueled the 180 passenger capacity jet is now a question for the ATSB to answer. Did they press on regardless? Or is the performance of the A320 so forgiving even at the [...]
Five major farm states have joined a lawsuit seeking to block a California law that would impose stricter animal-welfare standards on egg-producing farms.
STARZ released today an all new video featurette with a first look at four new characters that will be introduced in the second season of the STARZ Original series “Da Vinci’s Demons,”
We've been writing quite a bit about the Aereo case lately, which is scheduled to be heard by the Supreme Court in late April. The case has an awful lot of powerful people and organizations lining up on both sides, filing briefs with the Supreme Court. Show More Summary
On the heels of the “MTV Movie Awards” nominations, MTV today announced that it will premiere pop sensation Ellie Goulding’snew music video “Beating Heart”
Meg Jay, Ph.D. has landed a deal with Hachette’s Twelve imprint for her new nonfiction book, Supernormal: The Secret World of the Heroic Child. Jay (pictured, via) had this statement in the press release: “Our culture tends to romanticize upward mobility in all forms, but we sometimes forget about its complexities: secrets, exhaustion, alienation. Show More Summary
There are several interesting projects and developments in this week’s smart grid wins. Siemens has commissioned an environmentally-friendly transformer that is insulated and cooled with vegetable oil to a German grid operator, and Plug Power won a multi-location from Walmart for its hydrogen fuel cells. Show More Summary