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‘The Aeronauts' star Felicity Jones talks flying in a hot-air balloon and reuniting with Eddie Redmayne in new thriller

One year ago   |   By NY Daily News

Felicity Jones goes to new heights in her latest role. The award-winning actress stars in “The Aeronauts” as a skilled hot-air balloonist with a flair for the dramatic - an intense performance that saw her and co-star Eddie Redmayne soar thousands of feet during production. “You can stay up there...
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3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots

3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots

Officials say the three National Guard members killed when a helicopter crashed in an upstate New York field this week were experienced pilots with past deployments to Afghanistan. Read more ...

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the... Read more ...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers

The 7,500 vaccinated health care workers will get free tickets. Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex. Read more ...

Lloyd Austin Confirmed As Secretary of Defense, Becomes First Black Pentagon...

Lloyd Austin Confirmed As Secretary of Defense, Becomes First Black Pentagon Chief

Austin's near-unanimous confirmation came despite concerns raised on both sides of the aisle that he hadn't been out of uniform for the legally-mandated minimum seven-year... Read more ...

Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $1B for Friday's drawing

Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $1B for Friday's drawing

CHICAGO - The Mega Millions jackpot is now an estimated $1 billion for Friday night's drawing. This is the second largest jackpot in history and the third largest prize in US... Read more ...

Biden to order stopgap help as talks start on $1.9T aid plan

Biden to order stopgap help as talks start on $1.9T aid plan

The orders Biden is expected to sign would increase food aid, protect job seekers on unemployment and clear a path for federal workers and contractors to get a $15 hourly... Read more ...

Baseball great Hank Aaron dies at age 86

Baseball great Hank Aaron dies at age 86

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Hank Aaron stats: The numbers behind his Hall of Fame career

Hank Aaron stats: The numbers behind his Hall of Fame career

Hank Aaron's legendary career went far beyond numbers. But those numbers were incredible. Aaron, who passed away Friday at the age of 86, was one of the most feared hitters in... Read more ...