Chadwick Boseman’s Last Film, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, Releases First Images

Chadwick Boseman’s Last Film, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, Releases First Images

The final film of Chadwick Boseman’s incandescent career has released its first images of the late star. Director George C. Wolfe’s adaptation of August Wilson’s stage play Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom stars Viola Davis in the title role, with Boseman as a band member. The film centers as a recording session in Chicago by the…

Trump falsely claims ‘poll watchers’ blocked from observing early voting sites in Philadelphia

Trump falsely claims ‘poll watchers’ blocked from observing early voting sites in Philadelphia

President Donald Trump falsely claimed Tuesday night that “poll watchers” were blocked from entering voting locations in Philadelphia, bringing back to the forefront the legal battle his campaign and the Republican National Committee have been waging in Pennsylvania since late June.While the president’s claim, based on current law, was wrong, his statement at the first…

Scientists say social distancing is working — for a completely different disease than COVID-19

Scientists say social distancing is working — for a completely different disease than COVID-19

(Getty Images) Early evidence suggests that mask-wearing will save thousands of lives from influenza as well as COVID-19 deaths Matthew Rozsa September 30, 2020 11:18PM (UTC) Even as the novel coronavirus pandemic ravages humanity — the death toll currently stands at more than 1 million deaths worldwide out of nearly 34 million confirmed cases —…

Minnesota reports 16 COVID-19 deaths; highest total in a month

Minnesota reports 16 COVID-19 deaths; highest total in a month

Sixteen COVID-19 deaths were reported Wednesday by Minnesota health authorities, who urged people to seek flu shots to prevent seasonal influenza from exacerbating a worsening pandemic. Large social gatherings, Labor Day weekend festivities and college and K-12 school classes and events have contributed to an acceleration in infections with the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19,…

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend reveal heartbreaking news that they have lost their baby

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend reveal heartbreaking news that they have lost their baby

Chrissy Teigen has announced she and her husband John Legend have lost their baby, days after she was admitted to the hospital with severe bleeding. The model, 34, shared the heartbreaking news with a lengthy post and series of images on social media on Wednesday night, saying their little boy, ‘Jack’, has died following ‘so many complications’.   Chrissy…

MLB playoffs schedule, scores: Cardinals hit Padres’ Paddack hard in Game 1 win; Astros, Rays advance to ALDS

MLB playoffs schedule, scores: Cardinals hit Padres’ Paddack hard in Game 1 win; Astros, Rays advance to ALDS

The 2020 Major League Baseball postseason continued Wednesday with a packed eight-game schedule in the best-of-three Wild Card Series. The full slate saw three American League teams advance to the ALDS — including the Yankees in a wild game vs. Cleveland — and two road teams winning in the National League.Below are the results from…

Seagram’s Heiress Sentenced In Nxivm Sex Trafficking Ring Case

Seagram’s Heiress Sentenced In Nxivm Sex Trafficking Ring Case

Clare Bronfman, the Seagram’s liquor fortune heir, was sentenced to 81-months in prison for her role in protecting Keith Raniere, the disgraced leader of Nxivm, who was convicted of turning women into sex slaves. John Minchillo/AP hide caption toggle caption John Minchillo/AP Clare Bronfman, the Seagram’s liquor fortune heir, was sentenced to 81-months in prison…

Donald Trump Claims Joe Biden Wants to Cancel Remaining Debates—He Doesn’t

Donald Trump Claims Joe Biden Wants to Cancel Remaining Debates—He Doesn’t

President Donald Trump said during a Minnesota campaign event that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden was ready to cancel the two remaining presidential debates.Trump’s comments the day after his first presidential debate with Biden, which many criticized as chaotic and lacking in substantive policy discussions. Trump offered no proof for his debate cancellation allegations, which…