Netflix turns to first-time filmmakers for an edge in streaming wars

NETFLIX TURNS TO FIRST-TIME FILMMAKERS FOR AN EDGE IN STREAMING WARS

Stefon Bristol had a clear vision of his first feature project. As a graduate film student at NYU, he had already shot a short version...

‘Detroit Red' spotlights Malcolm X's Hub experience

‘DETROIT RED' SPOTLIGHTS MALCOLM X'S HUB EXPERIENCE

Growing up San Francisco's Fillmore district, playwright Will Power saw black men struggling to find their place in a country often...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS GET FREE AD IN IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS

It's kind of interesting that the central goal of Democrats in the wild-and-wooly Capitol impeachment hearings is to use their misapplied,...

BRISTLING AT ‘COVER-UP' LAYS BARE REPUBLICANS' WEAKNESS

Congressman Adam Schiff, lead House manager of the impeachment case against President Trump, delivered a tour de force last week, painfully,...

 
 
 

ALABAMA FIRE CHIEF: AT LEAST 8 DIED IN MARINA BOAT DOCK FIRE

By JAY REEVES SCOTTSBORO, Ala. - At least eight people were killed early Monday in an explosive fire that consumed dozens of vessels...

GOP DEFENDS TRUMP AS BOLTON BOOK ADDS PRESSURE FOR WITNESSES

By ERIC TUCKER, ZEKE MILLER and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON - Pressure is increasing on senators to call John Bolton to testify at President...

 
 
 

US STOCKS TUMBLE AMID GLOBAL SELL-OFF; DOW FALLS 325

By ALEX VEIGA and DAMIAN J. TROISE U.S. stocks tumbled Monday afternoon after China announced a sharp rise in cases of a new virus...

MARTY WALSH'S CHIEF OF STAFF LEAVES FOR NONPROFIT

Mayor Martin Walsh's chief of staff is leaving to lead a local nonprofit. Dave Sweeney, who first served as Walsh's finance director...

 
 
 

ALABAMA FIRE CHIEF CONFIRMS 8 DEATHS IN BOAT DOCK FIRE

By JAY REEVES SCOTTSBORO, Ala. - The fire chief in Scottsboro, Alabama says at least eight people were killed in an explosive fire...

TRUMP UPBEAT ON PEACE PLAN DESPITE PALESTINIAN REJECTION

By ARON HELLER and DEB RIECHMANN WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Monday that while the Palestinians have already rejected...

 
 
 

US STOCKS TUMBLE AMID GLOBAL SELL-OFF; DOW FALLS 410

By DAMIAN J. TROISE NEW YORK - U.S. stocks tumbled following a sell-off in markets in Europe and Japan Monday after China announced...

AUSCHWITZ SURVIVORS WARN OF RISING ANTI-SEMITISM 75 YEARS ON

By VANESSA GERA OSWIECIM, Poland - Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered Monday for commemorations marking the 75th...

 
 
 

SURVIVORS RETURN TO AUSCHWITZ 75 YEARS AFTER LIBERATION

By VANESSA GERA OSWIECIM, Poland - Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered Monday for commemorations marking the 75th...

AP SOURCE: BOLTON SAYS TRUMP TIED UKRAINE FUNDS TO PROBE

By ZEKE MILLER and ERIC TUCKER WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said he wanted to maintain a freeze on military assistance to Ukraine...

 
 
 

WORLD STOCKS SKID AS VIRUS FEARS SPOOK MARKETS, HIT TOURISM

By ELAINE KURTENBACH BANGKOK - Stock markets and the price of oil tumbled Monday after China announced sharp increases in the number...

VENTRILOQUISM GAINING POPULARITY AS SHOW BIZ CAREER

The scene: a stage in an American Legion post in southeastern Minnesota. The players: longtime comic duo David Malmberg and Simon Spencer. Malmberg...

 
 
 

ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ NEEDS CRASH COURSE IN ECONOMICS

Last week, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., sat for a discussion with author Ta-Nehisi Coates. She dropped a number of shocking...

VENUS HUGS THE HURTING BY HOLIDAY MATHIS

Hhd get.creators.com It is said that hurt people hurt people - something to take into consideration in approaching the injured, especially...

 
 
 

COSMIC WEAVING CONVENTION BY HOLIDAY MATHIS

Hhd get.creators.com Highly influential planets meet up to change the world. Hanging together in a little cluster of the sky map are...

AQUARIUS SUNBURST BY HOLIDAY MATHIS

Hhd get.creators.com The sun breaks into the realm of Aquarius, and the fiery Sagittarius moon reflects its light. Ideas fall like...

 
 
 



Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

LOS ANGELES - The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game against the Clippers on Tuesday night after the deaths of retired superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and... Read more ...

Where the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on the cost of college

Where the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on the cost of college

Here's how each of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates plan to tackle the issue of the cost of college. Read more ...

NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game in the wake of retired superstar Kobe Bryant's death in a helicopter crash. Read more ...

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

A U.S. prosecutor says that “to date, Prince Andrew has provided zero cooperation." Read more ...

Fire chief confirms at least 8 fatalities in Alabama dock fire

Fire chief confirms at least 8 fatalities in Alabama dock fire

The fire reportedly destroyed at least 35 boats docked at a county park. Read more ...

John Bolton just shattered Trump's defense in the impeachment trial and...

John Bolton just shattered Trump's defense in the impeachment trial and squeezed Senate Republicans into a corner

Former national security adviser John Bolton proved over the weekend why he's President Donald Trump's worst nightmare as Trump battles a snowballing Senate impeachment... Read more ...

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

The current NBA logo, which has essentially remained unchanged since it was first introduced decades ago, features the silhouette of Los Angeles Lakers great Jerry West. Read more ...

Survivors return to Auschwitz 75 years after liberation

Survivors return to Auschwitz 75 years after liberation

Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp are gathering for commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the camp by the Soviet army. Read more ...

62nd Annual Grammy Awards - Arrivals

62nd Annual Grammy Awards - Arrivals

Brandi Carlile, left, and Catherine Shepherd arrive at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. Read more ...

How 23 of the biggest newspapers around the US and the world covered Kobe...

How 23 of the biggest newspapers around the US and the world covered Kobe Bryant's death

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash on January 26 at the age of 41. His 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, was also on board. All nine passengers died. This is how... Read more ...