American Popular News for 23 May 2020
Facebook is staking a bigger claim on 2020's video chat boom with newly expanded features--and an ad backed by serious star power. The 30-second spot, "Pictures" from agency Leo Burnett and Facebook's... Creative X studio, was co-directed by brothers Michel and Olivier Gondry and is set to a cover of The Beatles' "All Together Now"...
Lady Gaga has teamed up with Ariana Grande for the song “Rain On Me,” but it took a while for their friendship to happen. The 34-year-old Chromatica singer has explained that Ariana, 26, put a lot... of effort into forming a friendship, but Gaga kept pushing her away. “She was so persistent. She would try
(Research Institute for Humanity and Nature ) The Future Earth Knowledge-Action Network on Systems of Sustainable Consumption and Production invites you to participate in the Mini-conference on... COVID-19 and Sustainability Transitions on May 27 starting at 9pm Japan, 2pm Amsterdam, 1pm London, 9 am Sao Paolo, 8 am New York, and 5am San Francisco.
The 40% rule is a time-tried tactic employed by pundits. If you say there is a 40% chance of something improbable happening and it does, you look great. And if it doesn't, you never said the odds... favored it. But in the Covid-19 era, the 40% number economists are citing is how much they expect gross domestic product to contract, at an annual rate, in the second quarter.
The Houston rap star promotes and teases the graphic video featuring him and his red-haired girlfriend, a Cam girl named BambiDoe, with photos and a clip on Instagram.
It's been 15 years since "Avatar: The Last Airbender" first premiered on Nickelodeon in 2005, becoming a massive commercial success. Now that the animated series is available on Netflix (and the... streamer’s no. 1 most popular show this week), fans old and new are able to experience the story of 12-year-old Aang, the Avatar and […]
International Business Machines Corp. is cutting an unspecified number of jobs in the first major workforce reduction under new Chief Executive Officer Arvind Krishna, who is trying to revive growth... at the tech company.
NBC Universal This week the chefs prepared Japanese food to honor the 2020 Summer Olympic Games... which are no longer happening.
Kylie split from hip-hop star Travis Scott, who worked with Drake on hit song Sicko Mode, in late 2019. The exes share daughter Stormi, two.
Backed by the in-house designed operating model Moon, the new strategy is aimed at enhancing the brand's customer experience and retail operations.
Forget the zombie apocalypse!
During a Q&A after the table read, Donald Glover threw out a possible story for a 'Community' movie, and the cast seemed to like the idea.
The grim milestone comes as the WHO calls South America 'a new epicentre' of the deadly virus.
A daughter and granddaughter travel to a remote family home to find the family widowed matriarch only for an unknown presence to return with her in...
Amid all the chaos of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s nice to hear some good news for a change. A rich actor just made a gazillion more dollars. Doesn’t that make you feel all warm and fuzzy... inside?? For real, the news is not simply good but EXCELLENT for John Krasinski, who just […] The post John Krasinski Sells ‘Feel Good’ YouTube Show For BIG BUCKS — And Some Folks Are PISSED! appeared first on Perez Hilton.
The FBI conducted a raid on Friday of the offices of Del Records, a label based in Bell Gardens that is famous for producing narco music. A SWAT team was brought in to execute the search warrant,... which is being kept under seal. Video taken by a bystander showed agents appearing to force open the […]
China omitted a 2020 economic growth target for the first time and pledged government support for the economy in Premier Li Keqiang's work report on Friday, launching the country's annual parliament... meeting.
Help get this pup out of the Middle East. American soldiers stationed in Syria were on a mission when they heard a small whimpering puppy crying. They stumbled upon a litter of five dead puppies, but... one was still alive -- so the troops adopted the pup and named her Harley. They took her back...
After facing heavy criticism on thoughts she expressed via Instagram earlier on Thursday (May 21), Lana Del Rey is defending herself.
Carl Icahn's car-rental company Hertz may be skidding toward liquidation, The Post has learned. The 102-year-old Hertz -- known for tapping O.J. Simpson as its spokesman in the 1970s -- could file for... bankruptcy in the coming days tied to a tardy collateral payment next due on Friday. As The Post has previously reported, the...
A proposed new security law has senators calling for sanctions. But the president is reluctant to jeopardize his ties to President Xi Jinping.
(This article contains some light spoilers for “Hunters” on Amazon Prime Video, just for the flashbacks to the concentration camps in Nazi Germany. We won’t be discussing the 1977 parts of the... show.) “Hunters,” as you almost certainly know if you found your way into this article, is set in the 1970s and follows a group of vigilantes, most of whom are Jewish, who are hunting down former Nazis living in America since World War II — Nazis who are planning more crimes against humanity. The older members of the group are Holocaust survivors, who managed to make it out of Nazi death camps alive — though of course no one who survived that insanity came out of it the same way they went in. These older hunters — Meyer Offerman (Al Pacino), Ruth Heidelbaum (Jeannie Berlin), Murray...
Ruby Rose is exiting the title role in The CW's Batwoman. The network will recast the role with a new actress for the second season. "I have made the very difficult decision to not return to Batwoman... next season," Rose said in a statement on Tuesday.
That’s just fowl behavior. Honking geese and chirping birds repeatedly interrupted presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden as he attempted to deliver a virtual campaign speech on Monday. The former... vice president was addressing the Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) Victory Fund during a live-streamed speech outside his Delaware home, according to The Hill. At...