When ‘Rambo’ Tightened His Grip on the American Psyche – Severskiy (News)

Thirty-five Memorial Days ago, Sylvester Stallone was atop the box office pile, in “Rambo: First Blood Part II,” smooth, rippling and outrageously oily. The movie opened alongside a flaccid 14th Bond film...

Ruby Rose Breaks Silence on Abrupt ‘Batwoman’ Exit: ‘Those Who Know, Know’ (News)

Ruby Rose has broken her silence regarding her abrupt exit from the CW’s groundbreaking Batwoman series—although, true to caped crusader form, she kept things pretty vague. The CW announced Rose’s exit last week,...

How Lindsay Lohan Ghosted Her Way Out Of Appearing On Hulu’s ‘Ramy’ – Severskiy (News)

Typically the term “ghosting” is used when dealing with romantic relationships, but Lindsay Lohan just proved it can translate into the business world too. According to Ramy Youssef, the series creator and star of the Hulu series...

Sex workers will return to work in Switzerland before contact sports – Severskiy (News)

Sex workers can soon get back between the sheets in Switzerland — but sports involving “close and constant contact” will remain prohibited under lockdown orders, according to a report.Swiss Health Minister Alain...

The Topgolf VR game is somehow more realistic than the real thing – Severskiy (News)

Many VR games are about portraying impossible exaggerated versions of reality, whether it’s sci-fi table tennis or a shooting range with actual zombies. The new Topgolf-branded Oculus Quest game, however, goes in...

Lisa Kudrow Just Revealed What Matthew Perry Gifted Her From the Friends Set – Severskiy (News)

Lisa Kudrow is here to let us know there are still things we don’t know about Friends all these years later—and we’re here for it. Honestly, there will never be too many...

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Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe – Severskiy (News)

WASHINGTON — Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., temporarily stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search...

North Carolina’s Democratic governor is the target of Trump’s convention push – Severskiy (News)

President Donald Trump has found his convention scapegoat: North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper.The Democratic executive, narrowly elected for the first time in 2016, came...

China Says Virus Pushing US Ties To Brink Of ‘Cold War’ – Severskiy (News)

China said Sunday that relations with the United States were “on the brink of a new Cold War”, fuelled in part by tensions over...

After months of elasticated waistbands, will we ever give up comfortable clothes? – Severskiy (News)

There’s a scene in the 1933 comedy Duck Soup where two Marx brothers – Chico and Harpo – repeatedly raise their legs up high,...

Brazil, Once a Model, Struggles to Contain Virus Amid Political Turmoil – Severskiy (News)

Thronged banks. Packed subway cars. Buses full of President Jair Bolsonaro’s fervent supporters, heading to rallies that call on Brazilians to brush aside stay-at-home...

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Defying Trump, Twitter Doubles Down on Labeling Tweets – Severskiy (News)

OAKLAND, Calif. — Twitter on Thursday added new fact-checking labels to hundreds of tweets, even as the Trump administration prepared an executive order to curtail the legal protections that shield social media...

Seattle judge tosses suit that tried to gag Fox News commentary – Severskiy (News)

A Seattle judge has dismissed a lawsuit from a little-known advocacy organization that hoped to bar Fox News Channel from transmitting its popular primetime opinion programs to its large cable-news audience.The Washington...

Victim in Police Encounter had Started new Life in Minnesota – Severskiy (News)

A black man who died after a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck for several minutes was a former Texas high school football star who was carving out a living in...

When ‘Rambo’ Tightened His Grip on the American Psyche – Severskiy (News)

Thirty-five Memorial Days ago, Sylvester Stallone was atop the box office pile, in “Rambo: First Blood Part II,” smooth, rippling and outrageously oily. The movie opened alongside a flaccid 14th Bond film...

Dems abandon vote on bipartisan FISA bill after Trump tweets veto threat – Severskiy (News)

House Democrats scrapped plans to vote on a bipartisan bill to reauthorize national security surveillance tools after President Trump issued a veto threat on Twitter Wednesday night.Democrats had already postponed a vote...

Red Cross says there’s been 208 coronavirus-related attacks on health workers – Severskiy (News)

UNITED NATIONS — The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross said it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related attacks against health workers and installations in 13 countries since March, a striking...

Democrats pull surveillance bill after Trump veto threat – Severskiy (News)

WASHINGTON — Democrats on Thursday pulled legislation from the House floor that would have extended FBI surveillance authorities after President Donald Trump and Republicans turned against the legislation, ensuring its defeat....

Hungary Outlaws Changing Gender on Documents After Birth – Severskiy (News)

BUDAPEST — Hungary’s far-right government under Prime Minister Viktor Orban has for a decade demonized his long list of perceived enemies, including Muslim migrants, George Soros, Brussels, civil society, homeless people, foreign...

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‘A Million Little Things’ Officially Renewed For Season 3, What To Expect In New Episodes – Severskiy (News)

Fans of “A Million Little Things” can officially breathe a sigh of relief when it comes to the show’s future, as the series was officially picked...

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Karl Rove, a former adviser for President George W. Bush, lambasted former President Barack Obama for criticizing the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus...

‘Aggressive’ Rats May Increase During Pandemic, C.D.C. Says – Severskiy (News)

Humans are not the only ones who miss dining out.As restaurants and other businesses have closed during the coronavirus pandemic, rats may become more...

‘All I want is to be a big part of a club … hope burns through me’ – Severskiy (News)

More than 500 days have passed since Joe Hart last played in a Premier League game and so, on Zoom, he leans forward when...