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Beyoncé's 'Homecoming' doc on Netflix is black excellence

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 22:55
In April 2018 Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter stood in her full goddess glory and drawled "Coachella, you ready?"

Read Beanie Feldstein's touching essay about grieving her brother

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 22:08
Beanie Feldstein is sometimes identified first as being Jonah Hill's younger sister, but her rise to fame has been completely her own.

Alex Trebek signs off 'Jeopardy' for the summer but intends to be back

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 22:04
It's hiatus time for the crew at "Jeopardy" but beloved host Alex Trebek, who is fighting a battle with cancer, says he intends to be back.

Lollapalooza lineup revealed

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 22:00
Lollapalooza announced the daily lineup and released single-day tickets for the festival today. Four-day tickets have been on sale since Wednesday. You can see it here.

'Game of Thrones' has used 12,137 hairpieces and 4,000 gallons of fake blood

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 20:40
How big of a global juggernaut is "Game of Thrones?"

Sophie Turner says she dealt with depression during 'Game of Thrones'

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 20:37
Sophie Turner says criticism over her role on "Game of Thrones" was one of the reasons that led to her depression.

Notre Dame fire investigation ramps up

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 20:23

Extinction Rebellion London activists chained to Jeremy Corbyn's home

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 19:51
Four Extinction Rebellion campaigners glued themselves together outside the Labour leader's home.

Activists glue themselves to train in London

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 19:09
Two activists glued themselves to the roof of a train during a third straight day of protests by the Extinction Rebellion group in London, as it seeks to highlight "disastrous inaction on" climate change.

Mike Myers to star in Netflix comedy with 'SNL'-sounding twist

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 18:44
Mike Myers is coming back to television in a comedy for Netflix that will have the comedian once again doing what he does best: creating characters.

How will Notre Dame be rebuilt?

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 17:09
As the ashes settle in the embers of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, the laborious restoration process can begin. Rebuilding will take years, possibly more than a decade. Yet, for a Gothic masterpiece that famously took 107 years to construct, and stood for centuries more, this may simply mark the latest evolution of a building that has been reshaped many times in its 850-year history.

Pig brains partially revived four hours after death

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 17:00
The study could aid medical research and fuel debate about the difference between life and death.

Britons may need 'porn passes' from July

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:12
Repeatedly delayed age-verification laws aimed at preventing under-18s from viewing online pornography will come into force in the UK in July, the government has announced.

Confused about climate change? Talk to our chat bot

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:49
BBC News launches a chat bot to help users learn about climate change in weekly conversations.

Kim Kardashian West becoming a lawyer makes more sense than it first seems

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:00
The reality TV and Instagram star says she wants to help reform the criminal justice system.

Apple pledges to help rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 14:49
Apple will help rebuild Notre Dame.

Google and Apple remove TikTok in India

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 14:31
One of China's biggest social media companies has run into trouble in India.

Couple rescued after writing 'help' in mud

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 14:21
An Australian couple has been rescued from a crocodile-ridden part of Australia's remote north after lighting a fire and scrawling the word "help" in mud to attract the attention of search crews.
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