Saturday, July 29, 2017

Did You Hear …? Comic-Con geeks out, Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington dies and more...

Milley Paris dressed as Miss Marvel at Comic-Con International in San Diego on Thursday. (K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune) A pop-culture convention takes over, a rock star dies, two producers...

10 things you need to know today:

1. Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday, telling President Trump he "vehemently disagreed with the appointment" of Wall Street financier...

Notable moments from Sean Spicer’s tenure as press secretary

White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday after six months on the job as President Donald Trump's spokesman, during which he became one of the most well-known presidential representatives. From...

Why Rees-Mogg for Tory leader is no laughing matter

It’s not entirely clear who is more surprised that Jacob Rees-Mogg is being touted as the next Tory leader – the British public, or the MP for North East Somerset himself....

French-Dutch culture clash revealed in leaked Air France-KLM report

A clash of national cultures and an inability to understand each other’s languages threatens to make the merged Air France-KLM group of airlines unmanageable, according to a leaked internal company report....

Elon Musk said he got ‘government approval’ for Hyperloop. He didn’t

Elon Musk does not have government approval to build a Hyperloop tunnel from New York City to Washington DC. The Tesla executive took to Twitter this morning to tantalize his legion...

Lily Allen Responds To Gender Disparity In BBC Pay List: ‘Women Are Better At...

Lily Allen’s controversial opinions following the BBC’s big pay reveal have not gone down well on Twitter. The singer remarked on social media that “women are literally better at everything than...

Adam Carter tells horse ‘stopping’ inquiry his ride was due to ‘brain fade’

Adam Carter, a former jockey who is alleged to have carried out a “very deliberate, premeditated stop of a horse” at Southwell in 2014, told a British Horseracing Authority disciplinary hearing...

Can You Use Straight Lube for Gay Anal Sex? An Investigation

Because nobody deserves to go in dry. As a bottom, the only thing more painful to think about than the 20 years I spent in the closet is anal sex without...

It’s a Steamy Summer for European Leaders Trying to Seduce London’s Bankers

AFP/Ian LangsdonFrench Prime Minister Edouard Philippe (center) says France will use "all means" to make Paris more attractive for international finance. For once, foreign bankers are the most popular people in...