Led by Fred Kerley, Americans sweep 100 meters and Chase Ealey gets shot put gold at World Championships

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Gold medalist Fred Kerley, of the United States, center, stands with silver medalist Marvin Bracy, of the United States, right, and bronze medalist Trayvon Bromell, of the United States, after the final in the men’s 100-meter run at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday, July 16, 2022, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) The American … Read more

2 meteor showers will light up the night sky this week. Here’s how to watch

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The first, the Delta Aquariids meteor shower, is predicted to peak around 6 a.m. ET (10 a.m. UTC) Friday, according to EarthSky. Its radiant — the point from which meteor paths appear to come from — rises in midevening, is highest around 2 a.m. local time and is low in the sky by dawn. As … Read more

Hollywood actress Mary Alice dies at 80: A Different World, Sparkle

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Hollywood film and TV actress Mary Alice has died at the age of 80. The Tony and Emmy award winning star passed away on Wednesday in New York City, according to the New York Police Department which spoke to Variety. Her cause of death is not yet known. The star was best known as Leticia … Read more

Mary Alice Dies: ‘A Different World’ & ‘Matrix Revolutions’ Actor Won Tony Award For ‘Fences’

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Mary Alice, an Emmy-winning actor for I’ll Fly Away and a Tony winner for her performance in 1987’s Broadway production of August Wilson’s Fences, died yesterday in New York City. Her age has been variously reported as 80, 84 and 86. Her death was confirmed to Deadline by the New York Police Department. No additional … Read more

Toronto Film Festival Expecting “Full Houses” Says CEO With Star Power World Premieres: Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Causeway’, Anya Taylor-Joy’s ‘The Menu’, Jessica Chastain’s ‘The Good Nurse’, Jonathan Majors & Glen Powell’s ‘Devotion’ & More

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The Toronto Film Festival is back this year. Seriously, it’s really back. Unlike last year, which was a significantly quieter festival with fewer stars and feature films at a count of 130, this year TIFF will see the celebratory closing down of King Street (sans streetcars), full-capacity maskless theaters, no proof of vaccinations, live press … Read more

Toronto Film Festival 2022 Expecting “Full Houses” Says CEO With Star Power World Premieres: Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Causeway’, Anya Taylor-Joy’s ‘The Menu’, Jessica Chastain’s ‘The Good Nurse’, Jonathan Majors & Glen Powell’s ‘Devotion’ & More

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The Toronto International Film Festival is back this year. Seriously, they’re really back. Unlike last year which was a significantly quieter festival with fewer stars and feature films at a count of 130, this year TIFF will see the celebratory closing down of King Street (sans streetcars), full capacity maskless theaters, no proof of vaccinations, … Read more

After 37 Years, the Sunny World of ‘Neighbours’ Comes to an End

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It was during a childhood bout of the chickenpox that Jon Dew happened to tune into the first episode of “Neighbours,” a soap opera following the lives of a group of families living in a fictional cul-de-sac in Melbourne, Australia. The sun was shining. The drama, served with a dash of cheeriness, was compelling. A … Read more

Inside The Corrupt World Of ‘Settled’ Alzheimer’s Science

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An international cabal of scientists who believe in their own righteousness. Scientific journals, conferences, and grants that suppress dissent. Tens of billions of dollars in taxpayer, Big Pharma and venture capital money. Decades of research — and precious little to show for it all. I’m not describing Covid, global warming, or any other highly politicized … Read more

2 Chicago hospitals ranked among country’s top 20 by US News & World Report

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CHICAGO (WLS) — Two Chicago hospitals have been named among the top 20 hospitals in the country in the “Best Hospitals Honor Roll” published Tuesday in U.S. News and World Report. The honor roll highlights 20 hospitals that excel across most or all types of care evaluated by U.S. News. Northwestern Memorial is ranked 9th … Read more