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Finding, Then Filming, The Young All-Female Crew In 'Skate Kitchen'

Director Crystal Moselle made waves three years ago when her documentary <i>The Wolfpack</i> won the grand jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival. The film told the true story of six brothers growing up in confinement in Manhattan's Lower East Side — and it all began from a chance encounter Moselle had …

New York City

R.I.P. wrestler Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart

As confirmed by the WWE, wrestler Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart—a two-time WWF Tag Team Champion and former member of the Hart Foundation tag team duo …

Vince McMahon

2 Koreas' Leaders Will Hold New Summit In Pyongyang Next Month

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un plan to hold their third summit, announcing Monday that they will meet in Pyongyang sometime in September.<p>"For peace and prosperity of the world as well as those of the Korean peninsula," read a short issued by South Korea's …

North Korea

Mexican Restaurant Receives Backlash For Serving Jeff Sessions

11:04 AM 08/12/2018<p>A Houston area Mexican restaurant has received and responded to backlash for serving Attorney General Jeff Sessions over the …

Jeff Sessions

That one about the Mexican comedian courted by a US president

The Mexican performer known simply as Cantinflas is said to have been rated “the greatest comedian alive” by Charlie Chaplin, the Hollywood icon once accused of being just that himself.<p>The Google Doodle honors Cantinflas today (Aug. 12) on the 107th anniversary of his birth as Mario Moreno in a …

San Antonio

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questions why US pays for 'unlimited war' but not Medicare-for-all

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questioned why Republicans are happy to pay for tax cuts and "unlimited war" but the GOP, and some Democrats, don't see "Medicare-for-all" or other progressive ideas as financially feasible.<p>"People talk about the sticker …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Black Man Who Filmed Latino Workers Striking Is Fired from His Job, Regrets Nothing

For many viewers, watching a group of construction workers walk off a shop floor in protest might have been rousing enough. But when Antoine …

Latin America

Ai Weiwei fans mourn as Beijing studio destroyed

The dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says the authorities in Beijing have demolished his studio there.<p>The 66-year-old has lived in Germany since leaving China in 2015. He is a strong critic of China's government.

Ai Weiwei

Randy Moss wears tie during Hall of Fame speech as tribute to slain African-Americans

The speeches at Saturday’s Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony were largely apolitical Saturday night, but new inductee Randy Moss found a subtle way to deliver an important message.<p>Moss, the first-ballot receiver who played for the Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders, New England …

NFL

Watch an entire factory walk out after apparently racist boss fires 2 workers

It was the Communist philosopher Karl Marx who popularized the philosophy behind “seize the means of production,” but Marx never met Antoine …

Black Culture

Report: Ex-UFC fighter Matt Riddle signs contract with WWE

It has been expected for a long time and rumored seemingly since he decided to leave MMA for pro wrestling, but it seems that Matt Riddle has finally …

Pro Wrestling

Chris Hardwick Will Keep His Jobs Hosting ‘The Wall’ And Guest Judging ‘America’s Got Talent’ For NBC

In June, Chris Hardwick‘s ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra posted a disturbing blog post on Medium detailing examples of emotional and sexual abuse against an unnamed boyfriend that was clearly the <i>Talking Dead</i> host. In the wake of the allegations, Hardwick was removed from Comic Con panels and as the …

Chris Hardwick

Libertarians, independents and write-ins: Here are Texas' non-major party options in 2018

Texas has eight independent candidates running for office, and the Libertarians will be on the statewide ballot once again.<p><i>Today’s Texplainer</i> …

Government

Garbage Pail Kids Returns in New Opening Ceremony Capsule

Garbage Pail Kids stickers and trading cards came out in 1985 as a parody of the then-popular (and slightly disturbing) CabbagePatchKids. Cartoonist Art Spiegelman's hilariously grotesque interpretations of the original round-faced dolls became an instant world-wide success. The series' parent …

Dolls

Joaquin Castro talks about twin's possible 2020 presidential run

Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, is hoping his twin brother and former HUD Secretary Julian will run for president in 2020 -- a move he …

Donald Trump

Vans Takes Vincent Van Gogh’s Art Off the Wall and Onto Your Sneakers

Vincent Van Gogh’s art is going <i>Off the Wall</i> and onto your feet.<p>Vans and the Van Gogh Museum have collaborated on a collection inspired by some of the …

Vincent Van Gogh

Stormy Daniels’s Strip-Club Arrest Was Planned in Advance, Emails Indicate

Earlier this month, Stormy Daniels was arrested for allowing patrons to touch her while she performed at an Ohio strip club — an arrest that may have …

Stormy Daniels

Topless Putin critic found dead at 31

Oksana Shachko, known for winding up world leaders and her topless protests, has allegedly committed suicide.<p>The 31-year-old from Ukraine, who …

Russia

Stephen Colbert asks former Ambassador Michael McFaul what it's like being offered up to a dictator

On Tuesday’s <i>Late Show</i>, Stephen Colbert booked former U.S Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul and asked how he thought that whole “Donald Trump takes …

Stephen Colbert

New York Giants Co-Owner Says Players Who Kneel During National Anthem Will Not Be Penalized

Co-owner of the New York Giants, Steve Tisch, said last week that Giants players will not be punished for protesting during the national …

New York Giants

Trump Demands That N.F.L. Players Stand During Russian National Anthem

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a series of early-morning tweets on Sunday, Donald J. Trump demanded that the Russian national anthem be played before every National Football League game and that all N.F.L. players stand during the performance.<p>Trump asserted that playing the Russian anthem was …

NFL

The IT Crowd's Katherine Parkinson isn't sure why it's getting a US reboot

The US is having a go at re-making <i>The IT Crowd</i> for American audiencesyet again – third time's a charm, and all that – but original star Katherine …

TV

Houston sneakerheads can kick it at this serious shoe festival

When it first started in 2004, the <b>H-Town Sneaker Summit</b> was held was a sports bar, where sneaker enthusiasts in and around Houston bought, sold, …

Houston

Qatar 2022 will be held in November and December

FOOTBALL fans’ worst fears have been realised after it was revealed that Qatar 2022 would indeed be the first-ever winter edition of the …

Papa John's Chairman John Schnatter quits after coming under fire for racial slur

Papa John’s International Inc. Chairman John Schnatter resigned after coming under fire for making racist comments that battered the shares of the pizza chain he founded.<p>The independent directors of the company accepted Schnatter’s resignation, the Louisville, Ky., company said in a statement late …

John Schnatter

The Undertaker Returned at Madison Square Garden on Saturday Night

Wrestling fans at Madison Square Garden got something on Saturday night that they had been waiting eight years for: The Undertaker's first match in …

My film’s erotic, not sadistic: Game of Thrones star hits back at critics

The actress Natalie Dormer has defended her new thriller following criticism of its female nudity and unsettling erotic content.<p>Dormer, who stars in and co-wrote the suspenseful <i>In Darkness</i>, released in Britain this weekend, said she had been surprised by critical reaction to a sex scene between the …

TV Series

Feds announce $5B for Texas flood control projects

HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced Texas will be getting nearly $5 billion to help build critical flood mitigation …

A group of Christians attended a pride parade to apologize for how they've treated the LGBT community

<b>(CNN) —</b> Religion has often been used to put down the LGBT community. But at a pride parade this past weekend in Marikina, a city just east of the Phillipines' capital of Manila, a group of Christians gathered to say something different: I'm sorry.<p>Members of the Church of Freedom in Christ …

LGBTQI

HBO gives Fred Armisen's Spanish-language comedy a series order

<b>Welcome to Development Hell, the fiery pit into which we fling recent developments in casting, distribution, and everything else that’s new and</b> …