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07/07/2019

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ lacks the thrills to trap us in its web

CHENNAI: Tom Holland returns as 16-year-old Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, in Marvel’s latest adventure, in which the awkward teenager hits Europe to spend a summer vacation with his schoolfriends. Parker is excited about the break, mainly because he has a secret agenda: He hopes that his crush on MJ (Zendaya) will transform into mutual admiration and love as they cruise through picturesque, romantic European destinations. One of the film’s most endearing scenes comes right at the start as Parker tries to ensure that he’s sitting next to MJ on their flight to Venice, with some amusing results. As Parker tries...


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08/08/2019

50 years after Woodstock, photos by overlooked shooter shown

As Jerry Garcia jammed and Janis Joplin wailed, Mark Goff captured images at Woodstock that no one ever saw. The 22-year-old photographer for an underground paper took hundreds of pictures of the performers and the crowd that weekend. Some were published, and the negatives from that weekend were filed away at his Milwaukee home and barely mentioned as Goff raised two daughters, changed careers and, last November, died of cancer. Dozens of Goff's Woodstock shots are being displayed 50 years later thanks to efforts by artist Nick Clemente, who wants to shine a light on the little-known photographer. For the...
08/08/2019

Guys: You can take your old clothes to H&M and save the planet

We've all been in that situation when our closet is literally filled with old clothes that we don't wanna wear anymore.  We don't know the exact psychology behind it but, hoarding clothes seem to be a thing with us women, and it needs to stop ASAP. Luckily, clothing brand H&M has a great solution for you.  If you guys have been living under a rock (we're guilty too, don't worry), H&M has been offering garment recycling services ever since 2013. Yup, it's been 6 years, and this is still news for some of us! Be kind to your clothes (and...
08/08/2019

Hannity to de Blasio: 'You drive me crazy!'

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio sparred, clashed and laughed with Fox News host Sean Hannity when the Democratic presidential hopeful faced the conservative TV titan who has disparaged him for years. On cable news' top-rated show Wednesday, their raised voices overlapped as they disagreed on taxation of the wealthy, gun control, abortion laws and the environment. Hannity summed up the encounter by telling the mayor: "I'm never going to agree with you. You drive me crazy!" De Blasio is among Democrats seeking the nomination to take on Republican President Donald Trump in next year's election. Hannity ended the show...

Bell bottoms back in vogue

Looks like the 70s’ decade is set for a dramatic comeback with the return of bell bottoms. From Priyanka Chopra, Shweta Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Maliaka Arora to Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, everyone loves to style these pants with embellished jackets and graphic tees. Divya Aggarwal, designer at Kazo, mentions that a lot of retro trends will be seen on fashionistas as the world is waking up to sustainable fashion. “Not just celebrities, but everyone who cares about the environment is trying to reduce the excess and is recycling old clothes. Bell bottoms or flared pants were quite popular...
08/08/2019

Gazans struggle to protect antiquities from neglect, looting

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip: Walid Al-Aqqad’s Gaza home would be the envy of many an antiquities collector.Pieces of Corinthian columns greet visitors in the backyard. Inside, hundreds of ancient pots and other artifacts hang on the walls or are arranged helter-skelter on shelves.They are remnants of five millennia of Gaza’s history, from the Bronze Age to the Islamic caliphates and on down to the years of Ottoman and British rule in the 20th century.A sliver of land on the Mediterranean, Gaza was a major trade route between Egypt and the Levant going back to ancient times. But decades of uprisings,...
08/08/2019

Actor Danny Trejo helps save baby trapped in car in LA

Actor Danny Trejo played a real-life hero when he helped rescue a baby trapped in an overturned car after a collision at a Los Angeles intersection. Authorities say two cars crashed Wednesday in the Sylmar neighborhood. Video aired by KABC-TV shows Trejo at the crash scene. Trejo says he crawled into the wrecked vehicle from one side but couldn't unbuckle the child's car seat from that angle. He says another bystander, a young woman, was able to undo the buckle. Together they pulled the baby safely from the wreckage. The Los Angeles Fire Department says three people were taken to...