Hurricane Michael's Florida fury becomes clear, death toll rises as storm churns north

The devastation inflicted by Hurricane Michael came into focus Thursday with rows upon rows of homes in the Florida panhandle found smashed to pieces, as the storm moved into Georgia and North Carolina. The death toll was at least three. PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) -- The devastation inflicted...


USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo said that five Warriors players -- Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, Draymond Green, DeMarcus Cousins and Klay Thompson -- have made known their interest in playing for Team USA.

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Director Ryan Coogler signs on to film Black Panther sequel next year

There is cause for celebration in Wakanda with word that writer-director Ryan Coogler is officially returning to make a sequel to Black Panther. It was as close to a foregone conclusion as it gets, but now the deal is done and Coogler, who is also known for Creed and Fruitvale Station, is expected...

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Director-actor Rupert Everett tackles Oscar Wilde in his later years, and proves this was the role he was born to play

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Rebel Wilson is trapped in a rom-com in Isn't It Romantic first look

A version of this story appears in the new issue of Entertainment Weekly, on stands Friday, or buy it here now. Don’t forget to subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. There’s a magical alternate reality, a place where most romantic comedies are set, where the...

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Mike Zimmer calls report 'false' that Vikings don't expect Everson Griffen to return anytime soon

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was asked Thursday if the team expects defensive end Everson Griffen to return at any point in the 2018 season. “I saw the report and I think it was false,” Zimmer said. “Let’s just say that.” What report? “There was a report from, was it [ESPN’s Adam]...


Ryan Coogler to return as writer-director of ‘Black Panther 2’

NEW YORK >> Ryan Coogler isn’t leaving Wakanda: The filmmaker will write and direct the sequel to “Black Panther.”

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WeWork sued over sexual assaults, ‘frat-boy culture’

The “frat-boy culture” at the $20 billion shared-office-space company “WeWork” breeds drunken sexual misconduct, according to a former employee who’s suing over multiple alleged attacks. Ruby Anaya, 33, was “director of culture” for WeWork for the past four years until her ouster in...

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'Happy New Year, Colin Burstead': Film Review | LFF 2018

Cult British director Ben Wheatley moves beyond his normal bloodthirsty genre fare with his BBC-backed dysfunctional family drama 'Happy New Year, Colin Burstead'.read more

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Former St. Paul human rights director accused police of sabotaging oversight

The city settled in August with Jessica Kingston for $250,000, without describing the nature of her complaint.


Nordstrom Rack and other big-name stores sold jewelry with toxic metal

The jewelry was found on shelves at national chains such as Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, the Associated Press reported. Jewelry with the toxic metal cadmium is showing up on the shelves of national retailers including Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, according to newly released test results....


Ryan Coogler isn’t leaving Wakanda: The filmmaker will write and direct the sequel to ‘Black Panther.’

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The director Damien Chazelle narrates a scene from his film featuring Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy.

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Halloween director John Carpenter 'guarantees' new sequel will 'scare the s--- out of you'

How important was it to filmmaker David Gordon Green that director John Carpenter work on the score for Green’s sequel to Carpenter’s 1978 horror movie, Halloween? Terrifyingly so, as Green reveals in a just-released behind-the-scenes clip about the soundtrack for his film, which is also called...

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Writer-director-actor Jim Cummings' tale of a policeman on the verge of a nervous breakdown introduces a major talent — and is the indie film you need to see this year

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Jerry Thorpe, an executive at Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz's Desilu Productions and a co-creator, director and producer on the David Carradine adventure series 'Kung Fu,' died Sept. 25 in Santa Barbara, his family announced. He was more

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Murphy official who quit faced sexual assault allegation, sources say. GOP wants an investigation.

Albert Alvarez abruptly resigned last week from Gov. Phil Murphy's administration. The allegation stems from the spring of last year, when Murphy was running for governor. A top staffer in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration who resigned last week faced an allegation of sexual assault during a...


Barry Jenkins' Vision For 'If Beale Street Could Talk' Matched Up With James Baldwin's

Jenkins described receiving notes the legendary author left for the future director of the novel adaptation.

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Father-daughter team best for Pitman; Dem freeholder picks respect women | Feedback

Judy Lohmann praises a pair of borough council candidates. Political signs are popping up all over, and I was particularly glad to see one that told me that the dynamic duo of father and daughter Jim Fortney and Patti Kelley are running as the Republican nominees for Pitman Borough Council. Kelly...