Production changes have forced the premium cable network to pull out of the planned co-production with Sky Atlantic. read more
Back in April, Starz committed to Sky Atlantic’s upcoming drama series Fortitude to air on the U.S. pay cable network in Q4 next year. That is no longer the plan. “Due to changes in the Sky Atlantic production of Fortitude, Starz will not be licensing the series in the US,” the network said in a statement. Show More Summary
The Turtle Hospital is excited to announce a public sea turtle release scheduled for Saturday, December 14th at 12:00 p.m. Please join us on Higg’s Beach behind Salute restaurant, 1000 Atlantic Blvd., Key West as we cheer on Hunter, an … Continue reading ?
Nearly a year to the day after breaking ground for the first modular apartment building in its $4.9 billion Atlantic Yards development, Forest City Ratner Cos. plans Thursday afternoon finally to begin assembling the units. The start comes amid dramatic developments on the financial side of the project. Show More Summary
Writing in the Atlantic, Uri Friedman recounts the history of the Lenin statue demolished in Kiev on Sunday, who was, it turns out, a New Yorker of sorts:The statue, it turns out, has a remarkable history—and not just as a locus of protest during the latest wave of demonstrations in Ukraine. Show More Summary
Atlantic City's casino revenue increased by more than 27% in November compared to a year ago, and that's only because Superstorm Sandy forced the casinos to close for nearly a week in November 2012. The 12 casinos won $224.7 millionShow More Summary
Alexis Madrigal of The Atlantic is sick of the stream — the practice of arranging online content with the newest stuff at the top, followed by a never-ending, reverse-chronological list of everything that preceded it. It’s the fundamental...Show More Summary
On Xtube.com and Pornhub.com, where he shared his voyeuristic clips, he called himself "JERKING_BUD." In real life, Seth Thompson was a collection specialist at one of Florida Atlantic University's libraries. And oh, what a collection he had on his university laptop. Read more...
(Photo: MyFWC Research) After centuries of whaling, the North Atlantic right whale is one of the most endangered species in the U.S. and the rarest of all the large whales. Only 450-500 whales remain, and deaths from ship strikes are hindering their recovery.
The authors of Game Change and Double Down answer questions about politics as part of a series from Reddit and The Atlantic.
All Times Eastern College Basketball Men's Maryland at Boston College -- ESPNU, 7 p.m. Florida Atlantic at DePaul -- Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m. Women's Kentucky at DePaul -- Fox Sports 1, 7 p.m. College Football CFB Daily -- ESPNU, 1 p.m. Great8...Show More Summary
He had survived three days in an upside down tugboat at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, and then he saw lights in the water. A diver was coming. Rescue seemed imminent for Harrison Odjegba Okene. But then the lights disappeared. Desperate, Okene swam through pitch-dark waters in the sunken...
The Atlantic | Committee to Protect Journalists Thirteen news organizations have called on the Syrian opposition to help curtail “a disturbing rise” in kidnappings of journalists that have reduced coverage of the civil war. In a letter isssued today, the … Read more
Yes Virginia, the Sriracha plant shutdown is happening. Hoarders unite! (The Atlantic) But we can still get drunk on UV Sriracha (Los Angeles Times), while we watch the Siriacha documentary (via The Sacramento Bee) If we get really desperate, we...
Sort of based on true events, American Hustle tracks a pair of New York City con-artists in 1978 as they get roped into helping an overeager FBI agent entrap politicians for taking bribes in the redevelopment of Atlantic City, inadvertently involving the mob. The Players: Director: David O. Russell Writer: Eric Warren Singer, David O. [...]
The year in review, from the editors of The Atlantic's Politics Channel
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — He had survived three days in an upside down tugboat at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean and then he saw lights in the water. Air bubbles rose around the cook as he squatted in an air pocket. A diver was coming. Rescue seemed imminent for Harrison Odjegba Okene.
The AFT is sponsoring a NYC event on education next week called Moving the Needle Summit: A Collaborative Approach to Education Reform. "The program’s conversations will examine the current policy debates and the underlying social issues...Show More Summary
In recent years, much of the foreign policy debate in Washington and European capitals has focused on the rise of China and the growing importance of the Asia-Pacific region. Fewer have paid attention to another, perhaps equally important...Show More Summary
The Pope is Time’s Person of the Year. Slow clap. [The Internet] From 2012, why you don’t need to pay much attention to the media attention surrounding the Man Person of the Year. [The Atlantic] Macaulay Culkin is now in a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band. Show More Summary