Emmy award-winning musician Adam Schlesinger dies at 52 of COVID-19

Schlesinger also wrote songs for title sequences for Netflix’s “To the Bone”, Warner Bros’ “Music & Lyrics”, 20th Century Fox’s “John Tucker Must Die” and “Me, Myself & Irene” and Universal’s “Josie and the Pussycats“.

The PM has announced that families can access free childcare during the coronavirus pandemic. How will that work?

“The frustration for us is we suspect we’re going to miss out on qualifying for JobKeeper because we’re a slightly larger organisation and just tipped over the threshold that requires us to show a 50 per cent reduction in turnover,” he said.

GOP Formally Nominates Trump, in Weird Fashion

So, convention organizers and/or Trump campaign operatives decided to pursue the confusing, but emotionally dampening, process of making it extremely clear that non-Trump votes were required by the rules, as announced first by the chair, and then by each state, and then repeated by the recording secretary. In most cases, the state chair raised the […]

Oscars Nominations Snubs and Surprises: What, No Amy Adams? Or Taraji P. Henson?

Surprise: Mel Gibson It’s been 21 years since Gibson, who welcomed his ninth child last week, won Best Picture and Best Director for Braveheart. Despite a series of controversies in the early 2000s, nominations for Best Director and Best Picture for Hacksaw Ridge (Gibson’s first directorial effort since 2006’s Apocalypto) have solidified his comeback to […]

Mel Gibson Reveals Where He Was During ‘Exciting’ Oscar Nominations: ‘Holding My Newborn Son!’

Gibson and his girlfriend of two years Rosalind Ross welcomed the actor’s ninth child, son Lars Gerard, on Friday. And just four days later, the veteran star received an Academy Award nod for best director for his work on the World War II epic Hacksaw Ridge.

Government announces recovery package for beleaguered sports organisations

“This will give us a chance now to look at what does a sports recovery package look like all the way from grassroots and community to regional sports trusts, how we organise sports nationally and then up to our elite level as well, and we do need to take a bit of time to think […]

Award-winning NFL sideline reporter Michele Tafoya on the Olympics, NFL Draft and the coronavirus

“You know, I hear that people are saying postpone the draft — I think that would be a really unfortunate decision,” she says. “I think that these guys deserve to know where they’re going to be playing. And where guys get drafted and what happens with free agency all impacts the scheduling of games.

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

Although he was a member of the bands Tinted Windows and Ivy, he is best regarded among rock fans for the five albums he recorded with Fountains of Wayne between 1996 and 2011. Dissent between him and Collingwood during the recording of “Sky Full of Holes” led to that being their apparent swan song, although […]

Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne singer, dead at 52 from Covid-19

“As many of you are aware, Adam had been hospitalized with Covid-19 and although he had been making some small improvements over the last few days, Adam’s condition was critical and he was ultimately unable to recover from Covid-19 complications,” read a statement from the band’s attorney, provided to CNN. “He was truly a prolific […]

California Legislature hires Eric Holder to fend off Trump

“Democrats should focus on solving these real-world problems instead of wasting tax-payer money to score political points before the president-elect even takes office,” said Assembly Republican Leader Chad Mayes, R-Yucca Valley (San Bernardino County), in a statement. “The state’s incoming attorney general has spent decades in Washington working on federal policies. It’s not clear why […]