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The issue of Conservative MPs not wearing masks in the Commons has come up repeatedly in recent weeks.
Flic and her guest discuss GBBO fails, the best baking equipment and mug-cake showstoppers.
SpaceX successfully launched the first all-civilian crew into space on Wednesday evening. The liftoff at 8:02PM from Kennedy Space Center in Florida is a major step towards the future of space travel.
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Netflix is set to grow its existing co-production partnership with U.K. public service broadcasters (PSBs), a senior executive has revealed. Speaking on the second and final day of the Royal Television Society convention at Cambridge, Brandon Riegg, Los Angeles-based vice president, unscripted and documentary Series at Netflix, said that since 2017, the streamer had invested […]
Facebook Inc is rolling out new ways for businesses to find and chat with potential customers on its apps, the social media company said Thursday, as it seeks to become an online shopping destination. The new features will help Facebook, already a leader in digital advertising, offer personalized shopping experiences to its users, said Karandeep Anand, vice president of business products at Facebook. Businesses will now be able to add a button on their Instagram profiles to let people send a WhatsApp message to the company with one click.
Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire burning on the roof of a high-rise under construction in Washington on Thursday, September 16.DC Fire said the fire was “confined to roofing material only” and the blaze was extinguished as of around 11:15 am local time. No injuries were reported.The building, which is part of L’Enfant Plaza, is undergoing renovations to become the new headquarters of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), according to the agency.Footage filmed by Maureen Cohen Harrington from the National Mall shows a plume of black smoke rising from the building. Credit: Maureen Cohen Harrington via Storyful
Diversity and authenticity in storytelling have always been critical, but only in recent years has Hollywood seemed to take notice. Throughout most of the history of American film and television, stories of people of color were more often than not told through the lens of a white creator. Many have sounded the alarm for years […]
Pocket.watch, the kids and family media company centered on creating franchises around YouTube stars, hired seasoned industry exec Xavier Kochhar as its first COO and CFO. Kochhar, who starts at Pocket.watch on Thursday, most recently was at AT&T in a corporate strategy and development role and prior to that headed strategy and biz dev for […]
Hair-skipping and hand-walking feature in new Guinness World Records
Netflix announced that the upcoming limited series “True Story” will premiere on Nov. 24. Starring Kevin Hart and Wesley Snipes, “True Story” follows a tour stop in Kid’s (Hart) hometown of Philadelphia. The stop becomes a matter of life and death for Kid, one of the world’s most famous comedians, when the consequences of a […]
Max Harwood is a self-proclaimed “theater geek” living the dream. Not long ago, he went to see one of London’s hottest musicals, “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie.” Loosely based on the documentary “Jamie: Drag Queen at 16,” the show (with music by Dan Gillespie Sells and book and lyrics by Tom MacRae) tells the story of […]
Don Cheadle is very engaging as the adult voice of young Dean Williams as he grows up in 1960s Alabama
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell has directed staff to review the central bank system’s rules around stock trading following the public disclosure of several multi-million dollar trades made by senior officials last year.
The widow of a United States Marine killed in the August 26 attack on Kabul airport gave birth to a baby girl in California on September 13, the child’s grandmother said on Facebook.Lance Cpl Rylee J McCollum was among 13 members of the US armed forces killed in the attack, according to officials. He was 20 years old.Photographs here were published by Jill Miller Crayton, the mother of McCollum’s widow Jiennah Crayton. The photographs show newborn Levi Rylee Rose McCollum, her mother, and her grandmother. Credit: Jill Miller Crayton via Storyful
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Hundreds of soldiers have been deployed to patrol the streets of Bogota in support of police battling a wave of violent, sometimes deadly, armed robberies, authorities said.
These are the 2022 Guinness World Records breakersCourtesy: Guinness World Records 2022 Book Launch (SOUNDBITE) (English) PAIGE OLSEN, SAYING:'' My name is Paige, my dog Lou has the world record for the world's longest ears.''13.38 inches(SOUNDBITE) (English) WORLD RECORD HOLDER, OLIVIER RICHTERS, SAYING:''So my name is Olivier Richters, also known as the 'Dutch Giant'. I am 2 meter 18 and I hold the Guinness World Records title of being the tallest non-competitive body builder of the world.''7.15 feetELISABETH: ''Hello, I am Elisabeth.''KATHARINA: ''I'm Katharina''ELISABETH AND KATHARINA: ''And we are the shortest living female twins of the world.''Average of 50 inches ''My name is Beth Lodge, and I hold the record for the fastest 100 meters forwards rolls and the most number of back somersault burpees in 30 seconds by a female.''100m forward rolls in 42.64 seconds5 back somersault burpees in 30 seconds Zion Clark takes the record for the fastest 65.6 ft walking on hands in 4.78 secondsLollipop and Sashimi earned the recordof fastest 16.4 ft on a scooter by a dog and cat in 4.37 seconds
The international community should take urgent action to prevent a humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, the IMF said Thursday.
Prominent Italian thesps Toni Servillo (“The Great Beauty”) and Silvio Orlando, who plays Cardinal Voiello in “The Young Pope,” had never had a chance to share the screen before director Leonardo Di Costanzo cast them – respectively as a prison guard captain and an incarcerated Mafia boss – in his prison drama “The Inner Cage.” […]