Emma Watson Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Reunion

Emma Watson Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Reunion

BRB, crawling under a cupboard to cry from joy. Yesterday marked the 20th — yes, 20th!! — anniversary of the premiere of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. That means 20 years of living with the knowledge that a magical owl did NOT, in fact, bring me a letter inviting me to Hogwarts, but alas. […]

Risk for Leader of Belarus: Migrants He Lured May Want to Stay

Risk for Leader of Belarus: Migrants He Lured May Want to Stay

BRUZGI, Belarus — He has ruled with an iron fist for 27 years, surviving huge street protests, multiple rounds of Western sanctions and even alleged plots by his benefactor, Russia, to remove him. But a threat President Aleksandr G. Lukashenko has never before had to contend with is now taking shape in a squalid migrant […]

Will Friedle Is ‘Supportive’ of My Porn Career

Will Friedle Is ‘Supportive’ of My Porn Career

He’s got her back! When Maitland Ward made the jump from mainstream acting to adult films, not everyone thought she would succeed — but her former costar Will Friedle gave her his blessing. Ward, 44, portrayed Rachel McGuire on Boy Meets World from 1998 to the series’ end in 2000. When she joined the cast […]

Young Dolph shot and killed in Memphis

Young Dolph shot and killed in Memphis

Young Dolph, the Memphis rapper whose robust baritone voice anchored seven albums, countless mixtapes and tracks featuring Megan Thee Stallion, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Lil Durk and more, was gunned down today (Nov. 17) in his hometown, according to a local news report. from Fox 13. He was 36. Police confirmed to the news outlet […]

Cartier Debuts ‘Love is All’ Film With House Ambassadors

Cartier Debuts ‘Love is All’ Film With House Ambassadors

What defines family? Is it our own flesh and blood, or is it something more universal? The approaching holiday season means thinking about who we love and cherish, who we want to uplift and surround ourselves with. Cartier’s answer is that family is chosen, that it knows no borders or limits to who is invited […]

Truckers Steer Clear of 24-Hour Operations at Southern California Ports

Truckers Steer Clear of 24-Hour Operations at Southern California Ports

The Biden administration pressed ports in Southern California to open 24 hours a day to help ease supply-chain bottlenecks. The move has barely made a ripple. One terminal at the Port of Long Beach flung open its gates around the clock for truckers in mid-September, from Monday to Thursday. But no trucks showed up, prompting […]

The Burgerville Workers Union Is Poised to Finalize a Contract With the Company

The Burgerville Workers Union Is Poised to Finalize a Contract With the Company

For more than three years now, the Burgerville Workers Union has launched strikes, pickets, and walk-outs, and negotiated over numerous meetings to win better pay, better job protections, and other demands from the local fast food company. The Portland Mercury was the first to break the news that the two parties will likely ratify a […]

Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug is not expected to receive EU approval.

Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug is not expected to receive EU approval.

Drug maker Biogen said Wednesday a panel of drug investigators across the European Union had indicated that its new Alzheimer’s drug is unlikely to get approved there, the latest setback for a drug that has been controversial since it was approved in the US will states in June. Biogen said a committee of experts advising […]

The Top 10 Beauty Questions We Get at goop

The Top 10 Beauty Questions We Get at goop

Photo courtesy of Anna Dabrowska/The Licensing Project How do I find the perfect shade of tinted moisturizer? Should I layer my skin care? What’s the best way to treat dry skin? Breakouts? The beauty concierge team—they’re part of goop’s new personal shopping department, and they’re here to field all your beauty questions—has the answers. 1 […]

House to punish Gosar for violent video showing Ocasio-Cortez . murder

House to punish Gosar for violent video showing Ocasio-Cortez . murder

While censorship itself is rare, this is just the latest installment in the clash between House Democrats and Republican leaders over how best to respond to the more extreme members of the GOP — a problem that has cropped up again and again, especially since the attack on the Capitol on January 6 The resolution […]

Britney Spears tells #FreeBritney movement: ‘You guys saved my life’

Britney Spears tells #FreeBritney movement: ‘You guys saved my life’

“The #FreeBritney movement — you guys rock,” Spears said. “Honestly, my voice was muted and threatened for so long, and I wasn’t able to speak up or say anything… I honestly think you guys saved my life, in a way. 100 percent.” Spearheaded by Spears superfan Megan Radford, the movement began in 2009 and aimed […]

Jake Gyllenhaal’s rumored cat asks Taylor Swift fans to ‘calm down’

Jake Gyllenhaal’s rumored cat asks Taylor Swift fans to ‘calm down’

She’s a feisty feline. Jake Gyllenhaal’s rumored cat, Ms. Fluffle Stilt Skin, has broken her silence on the reignited drama surrounding her alleged owner and his ex-girlfriend Taylor Swift. The decade-old relationship, which lasted a mere three months, has made headlines again thanks to Swift’s 10-minute version of “All Too Well,” and it appears “The […]

No Way Home’ teases villains from past franchises

No Way Home’ teases villains from past franchises

Gonna be hard to catch these bad guys “just like flies.” Sony Pictures just dropped the latest trailer for “Spider-Man: No Way Home,” which will reportedly feature a murderer’s row of classic villains from before the MCU was created. “They’re starting to come through, I can’t stop them,” intones Dr. Strange (played by Benedict Cumberbatch) […]

Ultra Music Festival Announces Star-Studded Phase 2 Lineup For 22nd Edition

Ultra Music Festival Announces Star-Studded Phase 2 Lineup For 22nd Edition

Ultra music festival has added more than 80 genre-bending acts to its already impressive lineup, ahead of the event’s return to Bayfront Park from March 25 – 27, 2022. In October, Ultra Phase 1 announced headliners David Guetta, DJ Snake, Carl Cox, Alesso, Nina Kraviz, Alison Wonderland, Martin Garrix, Kygo, Amelie Lens, Pendulum (live), Illenium, […]

6 Self-Care Staples ELLE’s Beauty Director Uses All Season Long

6 Self-Care Staples ELLE’s Beauty Director Uses All Season Long

Many of us are heading into the holidays facing freezing temps, frigid air, plus a sad lack of daylight. And when the sun rises after your morning alarm goes off, then sets before the workday is over, it can obviously take a toll on overall well-being. On the bright side—no pun intended—this is what makes […]

What Happens to Service When You Raise the Minimum Wage?

What Happens to Service When You Raise the Minimum Wage?

There’s a lot of debate about whether raising the minimum wage decreases employment, and whether it is a net plus or minus for businesses. But a new study suggests that higher pay is a positive for at least one group: customers. The study’s authors analyzed thousands of restaurant reviews after San Jose, Calif., raised its […]