SAN FRANCISCO — Lyft has hired two new key executives as it struggles to compete with larger rival Uber, in a sign that the company is still hoping to continue carving out market share in the wake of reports that it was unsuccessfulShow More Summary
It looks like there's hope for Kesha's career after all! On Friday, Sony Music told BuzzFeed News that they're actually working on a new album from the pop princess! Related: Judge Seals Kesha's Medical Records In Dr. Luke Legal Drama While the singer had previously been denied her injunction bid to get out of her recording contract with [...]
Every time a horrific crime committed with a gun gets national attention, politicians will usually recommend more stringent gun laws as a response. (With the phrase "gun control" out of vogue, you usually hear these days about "common...Show More Summary
Earlier this month, Henrik Fisker announced that he was launching Fisker Inc – an all-new car company that will (hopefully) be more successful than the original Fisker Automotive that bankrupt years back. As part of the announcement,...Show More Summary
The new Logan trailer has shown that the next Wolverine movie will be introducing a whole lot of unfamiliar audiences to the character X-23, or at the very least, to the idea of a young girl who shares Wolverine's powers. But who is this character? And if you're not familiar, where should you start?
May the force be with you, Donald Glover. The "Atlanta" star has landed the role of Lando Calrissian in the Han Solo stand alone starring Alden Ehrenreich. The pic will be set prior to "Star Wars: A New Hope," like the other upcoming standalone project, "Rogue One." Production on the untitled Han Solo film is expected to begin in January. Show More Summary
If there's anyone out there who's hoping the 2016 campaign never ends, it's embattled New Jersey governor Chris Christie. While campaign staffers and reporters will go home to their families and have a few scotch and Xanax cocktails, Christie will have to turn his full attention to an increasingly shitty situation for him regarding Bridgegate. Show More Summary
Actual lede of an actual New York Times piece: WASHINGTON — He didn’t see it coming. Speaker Paul D. Ryan was in a hotel room in Cincinnati last May when he learned that Donald J. Trump — a man he barely knew, with no institutional ties to his party and a mouth that had already […]
New York Review Books Classics is hoping to restore the English novelist’s visibility for good.
Another merger that we hope is good for us. AT&T Inc. is in advanced talks to acquire Time Warner Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, a deal that would create a new hallmark in the rapidly converging realms of media, communications and the internet. A deal, which could happen as early as this [...]
Rett Syndrome Research Trust I am flying home from New York for the Hope for Hannah and Gaby Gala, a fundraiser that raises awareness and research funds to find a cure for Rett Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes seizures, anxiety, breathing problems, orthopedic issues, and loss of speech in hundreds of thousands of girls. Show More Summary
Here we go again. Twitter's stock finished Friday's regular trading session up 7% as a new round of acquisition rumors sparked investor hopes that the struggling social network will be sold. Japan's Softbank is the latest putative bidder for Twitter. Show More Summary
I approached Leonardo DiCaprio and Fisher Stevens’s new film, Before the Flood, with trepidation. The last climate change documentary I watched (Josh Fox’s How to Let Go of the World and Love Everything the Climate Can’t Change) left me depressed for weeks. Show More Summary
In six seasons, the ultra-talented big man hasn't come close to sniffing a playoff berth.
The former police chief of Iguala, Mexico, where 43 students went missing in 2014, was arrested Friday after two years at large in a development that Mexican authorities and relatives of the disappeared hope could shed new light on the case. The National Security Commission announced that federal...
Los Angeles Lakers president Jeanie Buss stated she believes new head coach Luke Walton is the team's "best free-agent signing in a few years" as the organization puts him in charge of an overhauled roster it hopes can begin turningShow More Summary
The faces are haunting. They stare, straight ahead, unblinking and made of malleable clay. There are fourteen total, all busts of the missing, the unidentified, the murdered. The forgotten.
I had high hopes for Siggy Flicker when she first appeared on Real Housewives of New Jersey wrapped up in bandages from her face lift, sipping lobster bisque from a straw. That moment set the bar pretty high in my eyes. And apparently...Show More Summary
A hub of jazz, art and creation since its founding in Leimert Park in 1989, the World Stage is alive and in a new location. And this weekend, it hopes to reintroduce itself to the city with an open house and fundraiser. Since its founding by late jazz drummer Billy Higgins and activist/poet Kamou...
"I've spent a decade in Silicon Valley," said Randi Zuckerberg. "Innovation is everywhere. It's supposed to be the center of forward thinking. [So] why can I count the number of women executives on one hand? Or people of color?" At Thursday's...Show More Summary