Darkest Hour

Doug Ford’s honeymoon is eclipsed by his darkest hour | The Star

Lose some, win some.<p>By rights (not to be confused with the Charter of Rights), Doug Ford’s government should have been jubilant Wednesday: After a …

City Halls

EU officials are plotting to put Britain through its 'darkest hour'

Beware, PM<p><b>NOW we know. The EU secretly intends to put Britain through our “darkest hour” and force a Brexit surrender, enshrined in a law no future</b> …

Darkest Hour

Oscar flashback: Playing a politician is a great way to get elected Best Actor

In the 90 years of the Oscars, 11 leading men have earned nominations for portraying real-life politicians and five have won an Academy Award for …

Nelson Mandela

Inspiring Leadership Doesn't Come From A Script

Previously, I’ve written about my experiences working for Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard, co-founders of Hewlett-Packard. In many ways, they were responsible for defining and introducing the meritocratic-style corporate culture that came to define Silicon Valley and startups worldwide. They were …

Jack Welch

Police chiefs prepare plans to quell disorder if no-deal Brexit occurs

Police chiefs have been preparing plans to quell any disorder after a no-deal Brexit and have said it would mean the loss of an array of vital crime-fighting tools, with any replacements being less effective.<p>UK will shift Brexit stance in its ‘darkest hour’ claim EU officials<p>Read more<p>They have …

Foreign Policy

‘Driven’ Director Found Humor and Tension in John DeLorean’s Cocaine-Fueled Story (Video)

TIFF ’18: “This is a man who created his downfall through a huge act of hubris,” director Nick Hamm says of famed carmaker<p>Hollywood has been trying …

Toronto

Project Fact: Your Guide Through This Week's Brexit Bluster

Boris Johnson, the 'darkest hour' and a Tory Brexiteer with terrible timing.<p>With less than seven months to go until the UK leaves the EU, Project …

Boris Johnson

Fathom, Shout! and Hasbro Expand Roll-Out for ‘The Transformers: The Movie’

Enthusiastic fan reaction leads to even more opportunities to see the original 1986 animated action-adventure on the big screen on September 27.

Transformers

UK will shift Brexit stance in its ‘darkest hour’ claim EU officials

The British government will have to experience its “darkest hour” and stare into the abyss of a no-deal Brexit before it will cave in to Brussels demands, senior EU diplomats have predicted.<p>Ahead of a summit of EU leaders in Salzburg, diplomats in Brussels privately warned that Theresa May still …

Northern Ireland

George R. R. Martin on ‘Game of Thrones‘: ‘We Could’ve Gone 11, 12, 13 Seasons’

<i>Game of Thrones</i> is coming to an end, but it didn’t have to. Last night at the Emmys, the creator of Westeros George R. R. Martin told <i>Variety</i>that the …

Game of Thrones

Roger & me: Arguing with Roger Stone about a “white supremacist” hand signal

<b>Roger Stone (Getty/Joe Raedle)</b><p>Irate emails from Roger Stone about whether his use of the “OK” hand signal was a coded shout-out to the alt-right<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>September 18, 2018 11:00am (UTC)<p>In April 2017, I interviewed Roger Stone for Salon Talks in videos where I discussed the sexual misconduct …

Roger Stone

Judd Gregg: The collapse of the Senate

In the movie The Darkest Hour, about Winston Churchill’s early days as British prime minister at the start of the war with Germany, there is an …

UC Berkeley

Newspaper headlines: 'Warning of 'darkest hour' ahead over Brexit

Brexit continues to feature on the front pages, with the Financial Times reporting that Philip Hammond has backed an IMF warning about leaving the EU without a deal. It says the chancellor's support of the warning - that Britain faces "substantial" costs if there is no deal - risks a rift in Number …

Philip Hammond

Darkest hour: Thousands die as hijacked jets strike World Trade Center, Pentagon

<i>Originally published Sept. 12, 2001 • By Mark Obmascik</i><p>In the most devastating terrorist attack in U.S. history, hijackers crashed two passenger jets …

World Trade Center

The Power Of The Riff Festival Returns This November, Will Feature SUNN O)))

The Power Of The Riff festival will return for the first time after being skipped in 2017 and will celebrate both the twentieth anniversary of …

New Albums

News Daily: US-China trade war and Brexit report

<b>If you want to get this briefing by email,</b> sign-up here<p>US ramps up trade war with China<p>The US's trade war with China is getting nastier, with Washington placing tariffs on almost 6,000 types of goods, worth $200bn (£150bn). Suitcases, wool, frozen cuts of meat, scallops and toilet paper are among …

Red Carpet

Lehman's carcass has handed huge profits to distressed funds

NEW YORK: It was a bold move: buy at Lehman Brothers’s darkest hour. But a decade after Lehman’s collapse, a handful of hedge funds that bought up …

Business (Malaysia)

9 Ways to Make a Difference for the Hep C Community

Those of us who live with the effects of hepatitis C virus — often shortened to HCV or hep C — understand the many feelings that often go …

CDC

The Afterlife of Three Blockbuster Novels From the 1950s

Why are Russians so good at vexing American minds? Vladimir Putin's bewitchment of President Trump continues to frustrate intelligence officials and …

Donald Trump

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Came Out Today

<b>Shadow of the Tomb Raider</b> was officially released today on the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. It <i>technically</i> came out two days ago for those that …

Tomb Raider

Politicians kid themselves, but voters can see a government destroying itself | Katharine Murphy

I’ve always wondered, with these politicians, whether they believe it will be different for them when they knock off an incumbent prime minister, and squeeze their feet into their shoes.<p>Do they actually think they will be the one to crack the code, to levitate above the wreckage, making everything …

Liberal Party

TIFF 2018: Green Book, First Man, Hotel Mumbai

The “True Story Period Piece” has been a staple of TIFF for as long as I’ve been going, and likely much longer. The fact is that Academy voters <i>love</i> …

Green Book

Hunter Killer Final Trailer: Start a Battle to Stop a War

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<i></i>Hunter Killer final trailer: Start a battle to stop a warLionsgate has released the final trailer for their upcoming drama action …

Gerard Butler

Here Are Award Contenders From World’s Fall Film Festivals

Ryan Gosling’s ‘First Man’ and Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’ boast big buzz.<p>With the summer’s final hit, <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i>, still minting box …

La La Land

7 Great Muscle Cars Of The ’70s

The 1970s is considered by just about everyone – performance enthusiasts or otherwise – to be a dark time for the automobile. That’s especially true …

Muscle Cars

The Mueller Charade

The outcome of the midterms may depend on how quickly the administration can counter-attack on the legal front.<p>The almost unnoticed fact in the …

Latino News

Top things to do this weekend

GEEK OUT: MegaCon Tampa Bay<p>For its third year at the Tampa Convention Center, <b>MegaCon Tampa Bay</b> is expecting some 30,000 geek-loving fans this weekend …

Tampa Bay

Sovereignty is sacred

No to global and EU governance<p>Increasingly, many if not most Australian, British, American and other Western politicians have been imposing policies the people would never vote for by hiding behind the skirts of the unelected — from activist judges to UN and Brussels-based bureaucrats. Whether it …

François Hollande

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Trailer for Coen Brothers' Latest

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs trailer for Coen Brothers’ latest<p>Netflix has released the debut trailer for <b>The Ballad of Buster Scruggs</b>, the all-star …

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

This is where the Game of Thrones prequel is being filmed

<i>Game of Thrones</i> fans are still enduring the seemingly never-ending wait for season 8, so the upcoming prequel series probably isn't quite on their …

TV Series