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Facebook Live Q&A with Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis – Today at 10:15am ET/7:15am PT
Join us Friday morning at 10:15 am ET/7am PT for a live conversation with Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. The actors, who co-star in the new film “Colossal,” will be joined by director Nacho Vigalondo. Submit your questions below. “Colossal” premieres Friday night at the Toronto Film Festival. The story follows a woman who moves... Read more »
10 points by Variety | New York City Toronto International Film Festival Toronto Anne Hathaway Havoc Global city William Shakespeare Film
Should Venice secede from Los Angeles?
When, in the course of human events, there are Venice residents who desire to dissolve their bonds with Los Angeles, or “Vexit,” in the hope of securing an independent community — a course the Venice Neighborhood Council is exploring — a decent respect to the opinions of their neighbors requires...
172 points by Los Angeles Times | Los Angeles City Local government Santa Monica California Global city New York City Toronto Chicago
Long Island lawmakers OK 5-cent shopping bag fee
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - Lawmakers on eastern Long Island have approved a measure to charge 5 cents for paper or plastic bags at store checkouts. Sponsors say the Suffolk County legislation is aimed at reducing pollution. Opponents say the law adds to the cost of groceries. Retailers would get to ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City New York Nassau County New York Long Island Suffolk County New York Queens Manhattan Global city
TripAdvisor names the world's top destinations for 2017
This year, Bali, Indonesia, is the global winner and New York City ranks No. 1 in the U.S.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | New York City Toronto New York New Jersey Global city Chicago Bali United States
Pastry chef Dominique Ansel, creator of the Cronut, is coming to L.A.
If your idea of fun is scrolling through Instagram for the latest innovations from Dominique Ansel, the supremely gifted pastry chef who is likely our generation’s Antonin Carême, or booking flights to New York, London or Tokyo to experience in person Ansel’s own sugar palaces, then we have good...
2874 points by Los Angeles Times | New York City United States Los Angeles Pâtisserie Baking Culver City California Global city Los Angeles County California
'El Chapo' lawyers say jail conditions are too strict in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are complaining that his New York City jail conditions are too strict.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | United States Mexico Judge Lawyer New York City Mexico City Court Global city
January's coolest restaurant openings
What better way to start 2017 than by checking out the latest eatery openings?         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | New York City Chicago Las Vegas Strip Toronto Humid subtropical climate The Cosmopolitan Resort & Casino Global city Miami
Dallas pastor calls protester 'thug' on TV while protester calls church 'mecca of hate'
Robert Jeffress of First Baptist Dallas and community activist Dominique Alexander are trading barbs after Donald Trump won the presidential election. 
9 points by The Houston Chronicle | New York City Los Angeles Chicago Toronto Donald Trump United States Global city The Apprentice
Airbnb will add travel experiences to their platform
Airbnb is not just about accommodations anymore. CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky announced on Thursday that the home-rental company has launched a series of travel experiences and activities for users. “Homes is just one small part of a great journey — we needed to create a holistic travel experience, an entire trip,” Chesky said as...
4 points by New York Post | Los Angeles City Downtown Los Angeles Los Angeles County California Global city United States New York City Major League Baseball
Airbnb upgrade adds experiences and places
Airbnb, the popular short-term rental platform, is expanding beyond just booking homes and apartments. Now, the San Francisco company wants to help you book surf lessons, dance classes, walking tours and other experiences. With an upgrade that launched Thursday, the Airbnb app will offer the new...
3 points by Los Angeles Times | Orpheum Renting Los Angeles Orpheum Circuit Inc. Downtown Los Angeles Global city Million Dollar Theater Tourism
Millennials can’t afford to be coastal elites
When Jessica Dentino was deciding where to go for grad school after working for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, she decided to move to Austin, Texas. “Austin has been an amazing place to live as a millennial,” Dentino, 25, tells The Post. While she had considered glitzy metropolises like Los Angeles, New York and...
69 points by New York Post | Global city Austin Texas City Austin City Limits U.S. state Los Angeles United States New York City
Lady Gaga is feeling cheeky and more star snaps
Lady Gaga shows you who wears short shorts, Vince Vaughn is bald and more...
748 points by New York Post | New York City Toronto New York New Jersey City of London NBC London Global city