DMX, American rapper and actor, dies aged 50

BBC – US rapper and actor DMX has died at the age of 50, five days after suffering a heart attack. The performer, whose real name was Earl Simmons, had…

Biden signals US return to world stage as it rejoins climate deal

Aljazeera – In his first big appearance on the global stage, President Joe Biden promised the Group of Seven (G7) leaders during the virtual Munich Security Conference that the United…

White House weighs shutdown of Guantanamo prison

Aljazeera – The Biden administration has launched a formal review of the future of the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, reviving the Obama-era goal of closing the notorious facility,…

Bernie Sanders’ meme merchandise makes a mint

Fashion enforcement authorities might still be upset, but the vogue-violating, mittens-donning Bernie Sanders is making a mint!  Remember the ultra-social distancing Vermont Senator from President Joe Biden’s inauguration whose appearance…

Coronavirus: Brazil approves emergency use of vaccines from AstraZeneca and China’s Sinovac

Brazilian health regulator Anvisa on Sunday approved emergency use of Covid-19 vaccines from China’s Sinovac Biotech and Britain’s AstraZeneca, kicking off immunisations as the pandemic enters a deadly second wave.…

Biden team lays out plans as inauguration, Trump’s impeachment loom

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s top advisers on Sunday outlined his plans to tackle the nation’s multiple crises while balancing the impeachment trial of the nation’s president Donald Trump, as an…

Dwayne Johnson releases teaser for ‘Young Rock’

From his days as an awkward youngster and a promising career in professional football, to his life as a championship wrestler and an A-list action star. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson…

Virus changes Hollywood, maybe forever

With Hollywood halting movie production, theaters operating at reduced capacities or closed nationwide and studios switching to streaming services, analysts say the COVID-19 pandemic may change the movie industry forever.…