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‘Fargo’ Writer Lee Edward Colston II Returns to the Stage With L.A. Debut of His Play ‘The First Deep Breath’

hollywoodreporter.com Lee Edward Colston II is difficult to neatly define, and that’s by design. A former prison guard and MMA fighter who graduated from Juilliard’s inaugural acting MFA program…

Tyre Nichols’ Death At Hands Of Memphis Police Protested By March In Downtown Los Angeles And Other Cities

deadline.com Protesters confront Los Angeles Police officers wearing riot gear near City Hall after crowds became unruly after a vigil for Tyre Nichols near LAPD on January 27, 2023 in…

Concentrate Where the Murders Are Concentrated

mises.org One of the principles of good public policy is to focus efforts on understanding social problems and searching for effective responses where those problems are serious, not…

Democratic Candidate Earns Condemnation From Michelle Obama with Ad Implying Endorsement That Doesn’t Exist

mediaite.com A Philadelphia Democrat hoping to become the city’s next mayor caused some concerns with a recent ad that seemed to suggest an endorsement from Michelle Obama that hasn’t…

America Needs To Improve How It Treats Its Older Workers

forbes.com The U.S. has just about 39 million workers 55 and older. What’s it like being one of those 39 million older workers? You can’t generalize. They range from billionaire Warren…

I used to work as a chef in Philadelphia. Here are the 12 restaurants I always recommend to first-time visitors

businessinsider.com The skyline of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. photo.ua/Shutterstock I'm a Philadelphia native who used to work as a chef and baker in restaurants around the city. Philadelphia…

A new ultrafast pizza delivery startup in Philly delivers food in just over 12 minutes on average. Here's how it works

businessinsider.com Muncho is an on-demand pizza delivery service. Pizzas are cooked en route with delivery times under 15 minutes. Muncho Muncho's vans launched in November 2021 in…

How Botld is bringing America’s finest craft spirits to Philadelphia

fastcompany.com Let’s say it’s dinnertime in Philadelphia, and you’ve booked a late table at one of the best spots in that city’s thriving restaurant scene—maybe Pietramala, where chef Ian…

How playgrounds are becoming a secret weapon in the fight against climate change

fastcompany.com It also has a porous turf field that can capture an estimated 1.3 million gallons of stormwater runoff, according to New York City’s Department of Environmental Protection…

I live in a town of 1,100 people. Inflation has changed the way I grocery shop

businessinsider.com Tim Connon. Courtesy of Tim Connon Tim Connon lives in Altamont, Tennessee, where there's a Dollar Store and Piggly Wiggly. He says grocery-store items like broccoli and…

The elections to watch in 2023

semafor.com Three races for governor in red states that keep getting redder. The first elections for mayor in some major cities — Chicago, Houston, Phoenix, Philadelphia — since the…

City National Bank agrees to settle U.S. complaint of racial bias in L.A. home loans

latimes.com City National Bank has agreed to pay $31 million to settle a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit alleging racial bias in its home mortgage lending in Los Angeles County. The…

How rappers are strengthening Donald Trump’s movement

economist.com H unsettling bit of evidence of technological, cultural and racial progress in America: the town of Philadelphia, Mississippi, where in one of the most infamous crimes of…

Best bets and picks for 49ers vs. Eagles and Bengals vs. Chiefs

newsweek.com Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports-betting content to Newsweek, including picks, analysis, tools and sportsbook offers to help bettors get in on the action.…

Is it actually illegal to sell an item labeled, “Not for retail sale”?

marketplace.org This is just one of the stories from our “I’ve Always Wondered” series, where we tackle all of your questions about the world of business, no matter how big or small. Ever…

Tyre Nichols protests planned in these cities ahead of body cam release

newsweek.com Protests against police brutality are expected to take place across a number of major cities in the U.S. tonight, as the nation braces for the release of the body camera…

2023 NFL Playoffs Schedule: How to Watch & Stream Games From Anywhere

billboard.com All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the…

Jerry Blavat, D.J. Who Channeled the Soul of Philadelphia, Dies at 82

nytimes.com The disc jockey Jerry Blavat on the Philadelphia television station WFIL in an undated photo. His career began in 1961 and lasted until his death. A live-wire personality…

The NFC Championship features the 49ers taking on the Eagles

businessinsider.com When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Jalen Hurts makes a throw against the San Francisco 49ers. AP Photo/Matt Slocum The…

Elle King Makes the Country Genre Her Own With ‘Come Get Your Wife’: Album Review

variety.com With this weekend’s release of her third full-length album, “Come Get Your Wife,” Elle King does exactly what she’s always threatened to do: go authentically full-blown and…

Upcoming Movies You Won't Want To Miss In 2025

looper.com Learn More Upcoming Movies You Won't Want To Miss In 2025 In the modern era of sprawling cinematic franchises, fans often have years to look forward to upcoming entries in…

The Philadelphia Eagles Are Treating NFC Championship Like Just Another Game, Because They Can

forbes.com Anything can happen in football, of course, but there’s been a certain calm in Nick Sirianni this week as he’s met with the media ahead of Sunday’s 3 PM ET NFC Championship…

Why Google, Netflix and cannabis dispensaries are using this century-old sign technology

fastcompany.com “I put quotes on my kids’ wall when they were younger,” Porter says. The split-flap station sign looked to him a more elegant, and more interesting, version of the…

Joel Embiid’s All-Star Starter Snub Should Make NBA Overhaul Its Voting Process

forbes.com Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has finished as the runner-up for the NBA's Most Valuable Player award in each of the past two seasons, yet he's somehow been even…

Best Value Stocks For 2023

forbes.com If you could add the best value stocks for 2023 to your portfolio now, you stand to make strong returns over time, but identifying a good value stock can be tricky. You must…

A Compass real-estate agent hired — then quickly fired

businessinsider.com The Associated Press identified the woman on the left as Bryna Makowka. Here, she is part of a group protesting COVID-19-vaccine mandates in Los Angeles. Damian…

BetMGM bonus code NEWSWEEK activates $1k first-bet offer for Eagles-49ers

newsweek.com Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports betting commercial content to Newsweek, including real-time odds, picks, analysis and premier sportsbook offers to help sports…

Mid-Atlantic Faces Historic ‘Snow Drought’ As New York And Philadelphia Still Wait For First Measurable Snow

forbes.com Cities across the East Coast are still waiting to receive their first “measurable” snowfall this winter, as unseasonably warm weather pelts cities from Washington D.C. to…

Why millions of men have left the workforce

cbsnews.com Millions of men in their prime working age are leaving the labor force, creating a hole in the market A large number of American men of prime working age — between 25 and 54…

A Conversation With Perfume Genius About ‘Gilmore Girls’

gawker.com Mike Hadreas, the musician known as Perfume Genius, recently binge-watched the early-aughts teen drama Gilmore Girls for the first time. I know this from Twitter. As a…

Buying a home is now more affordable than renting in these five cities

cnn.com Even as rents continue to climb across the country, renting is still cheaper than monthly payments for a purchased home in 45 of the 50 largest US cities in December,…

‘Shazam 2’ Trailer: The Shazamily Fights a Super-Strong Helen Mirren and Her Dragon

variety.com The second trailer for DC Studios’ “Shazam! Fury of the Gods,” starring Zachary Levi and Asher Angel in their return as Billy Batson, aka Shazam, has arrived. This time,…

Yuja Wang, Daredevil Pianist, Takes on a Musical Everest

nytimes.com Yuja Wang is doing the virtually unheard-of by playing all four of Rachmaninoff’s piano concertos, as well as his “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini,” in a single concert with…

The incredible life of Kobe Bryant, the 41-year-old basketball legend who died in a helicopter crash three years ago

businessinsider.com Kobe Bryant in November 2019. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash three years ago, on January 26, 2020, in Calabasas, California.…

How Kobe Bryant became one of the NBA's all-time greatest players and an almost mythical figure in the process

businessinsider.com Kobe Bryant. Harry How/Getty Images Kobe Bryant died three years ago today, on January 26, 2020, leaving behind a legacy as an all-time great NBA player and sports icon.…

Army Rotorcraft Plans Signal Pain Ahead For Industrial Base

forbes.com The U.S. rotorcraft industry is highly concentrated, and heavily dependent on military funding. Although hundreds of contractors supply the sector, for the most part their…

Comcast Surpasses Q4 2022 Expectations amid Broadband Growth Slowdown

coinspeaker.com Coinspeaker Comcast Surpasses Q4 2022 Expectations amid Broadband Growth Slowdown On Thursday, Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported its Q4 2022 earnings, which beat…

Comcast beats expectations even as broadband growth slows, Peacock racks up losses

cnbc.com Comcast on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings that topped analyst expectations despite persistent softness in broadband subscriber growth and mounting losses from its…

Pensacola's Taqueria El Asador ranked #3 on Yelp's 2022 'Top 100 Restaurants in Florida'

weartv.com Pensacola's Taqueria El Asador ranked #3 on Yelp's 2022 'Top 100 Restaurants in Florida' WEAR Where is the Love, Yelp? Only 5 Black-Owned Restaurants Made Your Top 100 List…

House prices will rise fastest in these 6 cities

newsweek.com Home prices have slowly started declining across the U.S. since the end of 2022, as higher mortgage rates—combined with low inventories and skyrocketing new and existing…

The Quarter Million $ Dirty Note

datadriveninvestor.com Every investment minded person is looking for the perfect hedge against inflation. We’ve all heard of the conventional ways to invest our hard earned money: stocks, bonds,…

No Democratic Bench? Josh Shapiro and Wes Moore Are Ready To Step Up

politico.com However, the more revealing presence on stage may have been that of somebody few recognized, Lt. Col. Jamie Martinez (Ret.). Martinez took the microphone to remind an…

Today's tech giants show that market dominance is transitory

reason.com Continuing the trend from 2022, Big Tech has begun 2023 by downsizing. Google on Friday and Spotify on Monday announced plans to lay off about 12,000 and 600 employees,…

DNC members fire back over New Hampshire's complaints about primary changes

politico.com New Hampshire Democrats have waged a public battle against their party's new lineup of presidential nominating states — and their position in it. But their arguments appear…

Phoenix housing market crash could bring prices down 25%, report says

azfamily.com PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Interest rates are sky-high while overall affordability in the Valley is at record lows. Now that the housing market is beginning to cool off, a major…

Are tip requests getting out of hand? Many consumers say yes

cbsnews.com Across the country, there's a silent frustration brewing about an age-old practice that many say is getting out of hand: tipping. Some fed-up consumers are posting rants on…

Yes, the Minimum Wage Harms the Economy

mises.org The 2021 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to David Card, Joshua Angrist, and Guido Imbens. David Card received the award for his paper (coauthored with Alan…

49ers-Eagles Tickets Surpass $2,000

forbes.com Tickets to Sunday’s NFC championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the San Francisco 49ers are expected to be the most expensive for an NFL conference…

We read the Biden administration's proposal to protect renters from discrimination and unwarranted rent hikes. Here are the 3 biggest takeaways

businessinsider.com A "for rent" sign outside a house. ejs9/Getty Images The Biden administration announced several new protections for renters on January 25. New initiatives include…

The race to supercharge cancer-fighting T cells

nature.com Crystal Mackall remembers her scepticism the first time she heard a talk about a way to engineer T cells to recognize and kill cancer. Sitting in the audience at a 1996…

Margie Duncan, Dancer and Stand-In for Her Pal Debbie Reynolds, Dies at 92

hollywoodreporter.com Margie Duncan, a dancer and actress who stood in for her dear friend Debbie Reynolds in films including The Unsinkable Molly Brown, The Second Time Around and The Singing…

FanDuel Ohio brings bet $5, get $200 offer for NBA, NHL, NFL Playoffs

newsweek.com Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports betting commercial content to Newsweek, including real-time odds, picks, analysis and premier sportsbook offers to help sports…

Starbucks is inviting social workers to assist homeless people at some of its cafés

businessinsider.com Starbucks is inviting social workers to assist homeless people in its cafes. Jeff Greenberg / Getty Images Since 2018, Starbucks has had an open-bathroom policy for…

South by Southwest Adds New Order, Tangerine Dream, Killer Mike, Coco and Clair Clair to 2023 Lineup

variety.com The third wave of artists for the 37th annual South by Southwest festival and conference was revealed this morning and includes influential British band New Order (pictured)…

There’s An Innovation Revolution Going On In Sports, And VC Firm Sapphire Is Helping Pay For It

forbes.com Sapphire Sports says it attracted a fresh $181 million from a who’s who of investors — making $300 million total — to fuel startups that are disrupting sports entertainment…

All-Star 3rd baseman Scott Rolen elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

pbs.org Scott Rolen sat with his son in the parking lot outside Indiana’s Bloomington South High School in 2018, waiting to coach grade schoolers in basketball and listening on the…

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