Skip to content

National Lifestyle News

Borgata drops trade secrets lawsuit against Ocean Casino

Borgata drops trade secrets lawsuit against Ocean Casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Atlantic City's top casino has dropped its lawsuit against a rival it accused of poaching key executives and attempting to steal valuable trade secrets.
Glenn Close on 8 Oscar nods with no wins: I am not a loser

Glenn Close on 8 Oscar nods with no wins: I am not a loser

NEW YORK — Though Glenn Close has been nominated for eight Oscars without any wins, the distinguished actor wants to make one thing clear: she is not a loser.
Angelina Jolie lets Taylor Sheridan drag her through hell

Angelina Jolie lets Taylor Sheridan drag her through hell

NEW YORK — Taylor Sheridan, initially brought on to rewrite the mountain thriller “Those Who Wish Me Dead,” gradually got more invested in the movie. When another filmmaker dropped out, he called the studio with an offer.

Clarification to May 6 Money Monitor story on lumber costs for home renovation

In a May 6 Money Monitor about home renovations amid high lumber costs, The Canadian Press used the description "fibreglass-based panels" in the 13th paragraph. A more specific description of the OSB alternative is "fibreglass-faced gypsum panels.
Lilly Singh's network late-night show to wrap as she turns to new projects

Lilly Singh's network late-night show to wrap as she turns to new projects

Toronto-raised entertainer Lilly Singh's NBC late-night show is coming to a close. The YouTuber whose popularity landed her a network television gig announced on Instagram that "A Little Late with Lilly Singh" will end with its second season.
After pandemic pullback, DJ Khaled shares his 'light show'

After pandemic pullback, DJ Khaled shares his 'light show'

LOS ANGELES — When it’s time to release one of his maximalist albums, DJ Khaled turns a moment into an event. He posts Instagram videos showing recording sessions, silly dances and praise from the hip-hop and R&B heavyweights who worked with him.
Bosnia Serbs honour controversial Nobel Literature winner

Bosnia Serbs honour controversial Nobel Literature winner

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia — Bosnian Serbs on Friday honoured the controversial 2019 Nobel Literature Prize winner Peter Handke, who is known for his apologist views over Serb war crimes during the 1990s' wars in the Balkans.
TV's growth is a boon for 'diverse voices' among novelists

TV's growth is a boon for 'diverse voices' among novelists

LOS ANGELES — Growing up an avid reader, Kwana Jackson knew where to look for romance novels with Black characters: Segregated in the “African American interest” section where only determined shoppers would find them.
Q&A: Nancy Wilson on Eddie Van Halen and her 1st solo album

Q&A: Nancy Wilson on Eddie Van Halen and her 1st solo album

NEW YORK — When Nancy Wilson befriended Eddie Van Halen, she learned the famed musician never played acoustic guitar. So she gifted him one. Wilson said Van Halen called her the next morning to say he stayed up all night and penned a song with it.
Josh Duggar released as he awaits trial on child pornography

Josh Duggar released as he awaits trial on child pornography

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was released from an Arkansas jail Thursday as he awaits trial on federal charges that he possessed and downloaded child pornography.