New York City Ballet Casts 11-Year-Old Charlotte Nebres as First Black ‘Nutcracker’ Lead

11-year-old Charlotte Nebres is making history this holiday season as the first Black lead at the New York City Ballet’s annual production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. via People: Charlotte, a student at the School of American Ballet, was hand-picked … Read more…

Los Angeles Archbishop Is First Hispanic Man Elected To Lead U.S. Catholic Bishops

Archbishop José Gómez is an immigrant from Mexico and a strong advocate of a welcoming policy towards undocumented immigrants. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Republican who helped lead Clinton impeachment says Trump-Ukraine call ‘troublesome’

Asa Hutchinson, governor of Arkansas, called the call between President Trump and Ukraine’s president “very troublesome” on “The Investigation” podcast. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of … Read more…

‘Saturday Night Live’: Kate McKinnon and Elizabeth Warren’s ‘Medicare for All’ Plan Lead Cold Open (Watch)

Kate McKinnon took center stage during the Nov. 2 “Saturday Night Live” cold open sketch, in which she portrayed Senator Elizabeth Warren delivering a town hall at an Iowa public school that balanced delivering some hard truths with also often … Read more…

Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe In Talks To Lead ‘The Northman’ From Robert Eggers

BREAKING: Robert Eggers, the director behind the critically acclaimed horror film, The Witch, has potentially assembled a starry cast for his latest project, The Northman, set up at New Regency. Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, The Witch’s Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, … Read more…

Warren surges to tie Biden for 2020 Dem nomination lead, as Sanders sinks to distant 3rd in latest polls

A slew of polls in recent days indicate the battle for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination is now a two-candidate face-off between former Vice President Joe Biden and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders slips to a distant third. FOX News SPECIAL … Read more…

Peter Mayhew dead – Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill lead tributes to Chewbacca actor after Star Wars icon passes away

HARRISON Ford and Mark Hamill have led the tributes to Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew after he died aged 74. The 7ft 3in actor, who played the iconic Wookiee in five Star Wars movies, passed away “with his family by his … Read more…

Golden Globes Briefing: ‘A Star Is Born’ and ‘Vice’ Lead the 2019 Golden Globes Nominations

“Vice” nabbed six nominations, while “A Star Is Born,” “Green Book” and “The Favourite” all received five. “Black Panther” was nominated for best drama. NYT > Arts SPECIAL TRAVEL DISCOUNTS: $ 20 Credit for Future Bookings Opportunity Using Promo Code: … Read more…

2019 Golden Globe Award Nominations: ‘Vice’ and ‘The Favourite’ Lead All as ‘Black Panther’ Makes History

The nominees for the 76th Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning in Hollywood, bringing the best in movies and television from 2018 to the forefront of awards sea-son. We already learned this week that Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg … Read more…

Technology is giving China’s retail sector a lead over its global peers, says JD.com vice president

High-end technologies like artificial intelligence are transforming China's retail space — and that's what sets the sector apart from the rest of the world, JD.com's Ling Chenkai told CNBC.  Retail BEST DEAL UPDATE: Up to 50% off Women’s Sale at … Read more…

Traumatic brain injuries can lead to long-term neurological and psychiatric disorders

New research suggests that children who suffer traumatic brain injuries are at significantly increased risk of developing new post-traumatic neuropsychiatric disorders, and may benefit from ongoing outpatient follow-up to facilitate early detection and intervention. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL … Read more…

Top quarterback draft prospects Will Grier, Drew Lock and Justin Herbert all have monster games and lead teams to victory

The Giants aren’t playing any football this weekend, but they should have been watching some. Three of the projected top quarterbacks in the 2019 draft had big games in victories Saturday. With Kyle Lauletta’s future uncertain and Eli Manning’s time … Read more…