New Zealand racing to find source of first new virus cases in more than 100 days

The nation’s parliament was due to be dissolved Wednesday ahead of a general election on Sept. 19 as lawmakers hit the campaign trail. But Ardern said she was delaying the dissolution until at least Monday in case lawmakers needed to meet at short notice. She said she was also seeking advice about options for the […]

Former Minnesota lieutenant governor wins GOP primary, set to face conservative Dem in key battleground race

Peterson is considered one of if not the most conservative members of the house Democratic party. He is anti abortion, has received an A rating from the NRA and was one of two democrats to vote against impeachment of President Trump. His chairmanship of the house agriculture committee also gives him incredible influence in a […]

Azealia Banks alarms fans with disturbing audio message about plans to ‘euthanize’ herself after finishing her upcoming music

‘But I do feel an obligation to myself, the world, and my fans to finish that last trilogy of projects before I go. They may sound like f***ed up. They may not be mixed and mastered properly.

Heard the one about the black standups?

Britain has its own black comedy circuit, which exists beyond the mainstream and has its own superstars. I have been a comedy critic for 10 years and had never visited Kojo’s Comedy Fun House in London until last weekend (thus demonstrating Yashere’s point about the white middle-class bias of UK comedy). A three-time winner of the […]

Depressed about Brexit? Outsiders is the comedy that makes you want to stay in

Brexit, to paraphrase James Joyce, is a nightmare from which many of us are still trying to awake. While young people overwhelmingly voted remain, they woke up to find themselves in Brexit Britain. Racist incidents are on the up, the pound’s gone down, and everyone in charge appears to be, to put it mildly, behaving […]

‘No Irish, no coloureds’ notices were no myth

May I disagree with John Draper’s letter (22 October), in which he seems to suggest that the banning of Irish from sundry lodgings in the 1960s and 70s is a myth perpetrated by discredited activists. I went to Reading University from Belfast in 1966; searching for digs, I was upset and insulted to find notices […]

Watch The Fastest Ford Mustang Narrowly Beat Slowest Corvette On Track

As seen on the video that we embedded on top, the Shelby GT500, with its supercharged V8 and massive horsepower gap, was faster on straights, lording over the Corvette by as much as 20 miles per hour. However, the C8’s weight advantage allowed it to be faster on corners.

Martin Scorsese Will Shoot Killers of the Flower Moon This Winter

Based on the critically acclaimed book Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. The book investigates a series of murders of wealthy Osage people that took place in Osage County, Oklahoma in the early 1920s-after big oil deposits were discovered beneath their land. This sparks […]

Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon Goes to Apple, Will Debut in Theaters

While Scorsese started his career with small-budget, gritty studies of characters battling inner demons while living violent lives, lately he has been focussing more on quasi-historical versions of the American dream hijacked by men with questionable characters. Gangs of New York, Wolf of Wall Street, The Irishman and The Aviator were all movies that fall […]

Outrage as LA cops are filmed aiming their guns at three black teenagers who called 911 after THEY were ‘attacked by knife-wielding homeless man’

One of the officers (left) shoos a woman away, shouting at her to ‘get back’ with a swatting hand while the other remains on his assault rifle, The manager of the Buffalo Wild Wings who made the initial 911 call is also heard trying to explain to officers that they were aiming their guns at […]