Elle Fanning transforms into Michelle Carter for The Girl From Plainville

Elle Fanning in The Girl From PlainvilleGraphic: Steve Dietl/Hulu Elle Fanning spends plenty of time running on a treadmill in the trailer for The Girl From Plainville, but she can’t run from the law. The 20th Century Women actress stars in the Hulu limited series as Michelle Carter, the Massachusetts teen who was convicted of … Read more

British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe ‘among three interested groups’ as Roman Abramovich confirms sale

Britain’s richest man and Chelsea season-ticket holder Jim Ratcliffe ‘among three interested groups’ as Roman Abramovich appoints US bankers to seal £3bn sale of the club Roman Abramovich has set an asking price of £3bn as Chelsea go up for sale The Russian is selling up due to the growing economic sanctions in the UK … Read more

René Magritte’s L’Empire des Lumieres, Empire of Light, breaks artist’s auction record

A paradoxical painting of a scene that could have never existed has set a new record auction price for surrealist Belgian artist René Magritte. Depicting a night-time Brussels street under a bright blue sky, L’Empire des Lumieres — Empire of Light — sold for a hammer price of 51.5 million pounds ($94.5 million) on Thursday. Additional … Read more

US launches ‘KleptoCapture’ task force to crack down on Russia’s elite. So what is an oligarch?

The United States has launched a corruption task force to further strain the finances of Russia’s oligarchs to pressure the country to cease its invasion of Ukraine, the US Justice Department has announced. Known as “KleptoCapture”, the inter-agency law enforcement group will be dedicated to enforcing sanctions, export restrictions and economic countermeasures designed to freeze … Read more

Stanford Mourning Death Of Star Women’s Soccer Goalkeeper Katie Meyer – CBS San Francisco

STANFORD (CBS SF) — A Stanford University student found dead on campus has been identified as Katie Meyer, the star goalkeeper for the 2019 Cardinal women’s national champion soccer team. While not disclosing any details surrounding Meyer’s death, the university officials said the campus was in a state of mourning and that grievance counselors were … Read more

US House passes symbolic resolution of support for Ukraine

(HouseTV) The House overwhelmingly voted 426-3 to approve a resolution declaring their support for Ukraine as the country continues to fend off a week-long Russian invasion. Three Republican members, Rep. Tom Massie of Kentucky, Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona, and Rep. Matt Rosendale of Montana, voted against the resolution. The resolution, co-sponsored by Ukrainian-born Rep. … Read more

Colby Covington v Jorge Masvidal preview, rivalry, Tai Tuivasa is not fan, how to watch, card, start time

Tai Tuivasa wants to see Colby Covington cop a beating at UFC 272 this weekend, and he’s likely not alone. Controversial US star Covington, widely considered the UFC’s most hated man, headlines against foe, and former close friend, Jorge Masvidal in a mouth-watering grudge match on Sunday (AEDT). Aussie stars Tuivasa and Alexander Volkanovski discussed … Read more

Kanye West BURIES Pete Davidson replica in new video as he launches attack on Kim Kardashian’s beau

Kanye West took another shot at his estranged wife’s new boyfriend as he buried a Pete Davidson replica alive in a shocking new music video for his song Easy released Wednesday.  The 44-year-old musician presented a series of graphic depictions via clay animation aimed at the Saturday Night Live personality, 28.   His latest video comes hours … Read more