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Letter makes plea to rich over climate

Science & Nature - 3 hours 50 min ago
Scientists' letter urges wealthy to help fight “ecological catastrophe”.

What you missed on ABC's live version of 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'

Entertainment - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 04:54
Timeless is the word that comes to mind when watching modern-day actors read words Norman Lear and his staff of television writers penned 45 years ago.

J.J. Abrams reveals how Carrie Fisher is incorporated in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

Entertainment - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 04:45
Disney knew it wouldn't recast Princess Leia in the new movie "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker." And a digital version of the late Carrie Fisher wouldn't do her or the character justice. But the director found another option.

Watch the 'Orange is the New Black' cast sing the show's theme song

Entertainment - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 02:31
It's almost time for the "Orange is the New Black" cast to say goodbye. And we can already tell it's going to be a tearjerker.

Jennifer Hudson delivers inspired take on 'Jeffersons' theme for ABC live special

Entertainment - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 02:29
Everything old is new again, especially when it's sung by Jennifer Hudson.

McDonald's facing harassment allegations

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 23:34
McDonald's is taking a lot of heat from workers' rights groups leading up to its annual shareholder meeting Thursday.

80-ft mural of New Zealand's PM unveiled

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 23:21
An artist in Australia has just revealed a new mural depicting New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hugging the relative of a victim in the mass shootings in March at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Ozone layer: Banned CFCs traced to China say scientists

Science & Nature - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:31
Atmospheric observations pinpoint eastern China as the source of a rise in ozone-destroying chemicals.

FIFA won't add teams for Qatar World Cup

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:20
World football governing body FIFA said Wednesday that the number of teams at the next men's World Cup will remain at 32.

'Aladdin' should rub audiences the right way

Entertainment - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 20:32
Chalk it up to modest expectations -- starting with early previews that rubbed people the wrong way -- but "Aladdin" is a great deal of fun, with charming leads and elaborately mounted songs. It's hardly a whole new world, but in this suddenly well-populated land of live-action reboots, makes the most out of its familiar one.

Convince me celebrity holograms aren't the worst idea

Entertainment - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 20:06
Count me among those who have no desire to see Whitney Houston resurrected on stage -- or Amy Winehouse, Roy Orbison or any of the other dead celebrities modern technology now enables the world to enjoy well after they have left us.

Saudi Arabia wants to buy tons of American natural gas

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 19:28
Saudi Arabia has placed a huge bet on American natural gas.

Juncker is fed up with Brexit delays

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:58
• Andrea Leadsom quits UK government in fresh Brexit blow for Theresa May • Brexit fears back and pound paying the price • European elections explained in graphics

Ford's delivery robot walks like a human

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:31
Ford, best known for its cars, pick-up trucks and SUVs, is experimenting with something totally different: a package-carrying robot.

Wall Street's love affair with Tesla is over

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:17
Tesla was once the darling of Wall Street. Not anymore.

Spike in banned ozone-eating CFC gases linked to China in new research

World - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:00
A mystery source of banned, ozone-destroying chemicals has been pinpointed to eastern China.
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