Global Popular News for 16 Aug 2018
President Trump is discussing prison reform with state officials at his New Jersey golf club. The administration is pressing for legislation that would provide $50 million to prisons for drug... treatment, education and job skills programs. (Aug. 9)
What do Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, tyrant Kim Jong-un, Saudi despot Mohammed bin Salman, and Trumpster fire Jared Kushner have in common? All of these lesser lights made glossy bible Vanity Fair's... list of Underwhelming Heirs. Of course, love him or hate him, J.T.'s dad, Pierre, was an intellectual powerhouse. Not necessarily an area where […]
Dear Amy: I recently helped my sister give a baby shower for her daughter-in-law, “Linda.” Linda’s mother and sister were on the invitation as co-hosts. The shower was at my sister’s house,... and she provided the food (about 10 platters), decorations, flowers, etc. Linda’s mother brought one food item for about 12 people, but she […]
The Like A Virgin hitmaker, 59, marked the milestone by sharing a picture of the teenager's face made up entirely of photos of her own face.
Alyssa Milano is speaking out with her thoughts on the Charmed reboot. The 45-year-old actress, who stars in the new Netflix series Insatiable, wishes that the execs of the reboot reached out to her... and the other original stars from the beginning. “I wish that they would have come to us and we would have
We interviewed award-winning feminist adult film maker Erika Lust about the impact of FOSTA/SESTA on porn, the problem with age verification checks and the value of education over regulation.
Sales of handbags, shoes and other accessories are growing but emerging brands are struggling to break through without backing. BoF identifies the top 10 M&A targets in the space.
Award-winning rap juggernaut Prokid appeared to have had premonitions of his death.
Here's something to crow about. A historical theme park in France has enlisted brainy birds to clean up after pigs. The folks at Puy du Fou in the western Vendée region have schooled six... "intelligent" rooks to collect cigarette butts and debris left on their grounds. The gregarious Eurasian crows deposit the detritus into a...
Brock Turner, whose sexual assault of an incapacitated woman drew national headlines, lost his bid for a new trial, paving the way for him to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life....
A 19-year-old man who is accused of crashing his car into a group of teenagers near Esperance, killing a 16-year-old girl, is granted bail.
Jac Jagaciak turns up the heat on the September 2018 cover of Harper’s Bazaar Germany. Lensed by Regan Cameron, the Polish stunner wears a scarlet dress from Gucci. Inside the fashion glossy, Jac... poses in a red-hot wardrobe. Styled by Kerstin Schneider, the short-haired beauty models designs from the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Versace...
High-end brands are implementing Supreme-style 'drops' to better connect with young consumers who crave newness at the speed of Instagram.
Penn Jillette, the taller and louder half of magic duo Penn & Teller, says he was in room when Donald Trump said inappropriate things on "'Celebrity Apprentice" but won't be specific....
The privately held Boston-based brand is growing at 10 percent a year and is especially popular in Asia.
President Donald Trump blasted former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, describing the onetime "Apprentice" star as "wacky."
The soundtrack of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (Polydor/Universal) starts a third week at the U.K. album summit, on which Travis Scott scores the...
Dozens of people in a city in north western China teamed up to stop a car falling into sink hole
Indian tourist hotspot hit by severe rains that led authorities to open 27 reservoirs Flash floods in Kerala have killed 37 people and displaced around 36,000 according to Indian officials after heavy... monsoons led to landslides and overflowing reservoirs across the southern state. Kerala, famed for its pristine palm-lined beaches and tea plantations, is battered by the monsoon every year but the rains have been particularly severe this season.
His lawyer is seeking to get the charge dismissed.
A female executive producer and a "handful" of the show's staff of approximately 25 have fled.
The former Home Secretary was dismayed to see the Cunard's Queen Elizabeth cruise ship sailing away from him as he returned from exploring Gothenberg in Sweden.
Actor Liev Schreiber on Tuesday denied allegations that he attacked a local photographer while he was in suburban New York filming the popular Showtime series "Ray Donovan." The 50-year-old was …
Twitter said a tweet by Mr. Jones violated its rules against inciting violence. The move was Twitter's harshest against Mr. Jones after other tech companies banned him last week.
The Human Fountains returned and upped the grossness ante with an act that pretty much broke Simon Cowell. Take a look!