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The Israeli Children’s Book Writer Who Became a Witch

The illustrator and graphic novelist Rutu Modan offers a homage to Leah Goldberg, one of Israel’s most celebrated poets and children’s authors....

The Israeli Children’s Book Writer Who Became a Witch

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Writer sues after losing book deal over transit worker flap WASHINGTON (AP) — A writer who faced social media backlash for calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing her publisher. Lawyers for Nat...
23:08, 2019-06-08

James Mattis aide denies being writer behind anonymous book about Trump A top aide to former Defense Secretary James Mattis denied he authored the anonymous op-ed in The New York Times ripping the Trump administration and...
07:08, 2019-11-26

A Writer Interviewed Her Rapist 14 Years Later. The Resulting Book Is Unsettling and Timely For all the light that #metoo has shined into dark corners, many among us still swallow the destructive myth that most rapists are armed strangers lu...
13:08, 2019-09-26

Oh Jesus, Nic Cage is starring in a "hardcore cop thriller" from Green Book writer Nick Vallelonga, the Oscar-winning screenwriter responsible for both racist tweets and racism-solving movies, has found a new collaborator in Nicolas...
20:00, 2019-05-17

Anonymous op-ed writer who blasted Trump White House will publish tell-all book The anonymous senior Trump Administration official who penned an op-ed last year describing the “resistance” operating inside the White H...
22:36, 2019-10-22

‘Witch hunt' launched in Scotland as officials seek remains of 'witch' who died 315 years ago Officials in Scotland want to locate the remains of a woman accused of witchcraft who died in prison 315 years ago....
19:28, 2019-09-03

Indian Writer Annie Zaidi Wins USD 100,000 Global Book Prize 'Nine Dots' Indian writer Annie Zaidi was on Wednesday announced as the 2019 winner of the USD 100,000 Nine Dots Prize, a prestigious book prize created to award...
14:36, 2019-05-29

Writer thinks James Mattis’ speechwriter wrote anonymous op-ed, book about Trump A former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton said he believes the anonymous writer of a scathing New York Times op-ed and tell-all book about the...
21:40, 2019-11-25

Anonymous ‘Senior Trump Administration Official’ and Writer of Infamous Op-Ed Releasing ‘Unprecedented’ Book NEW YORK — The Trump administration official who wrote an anonymous essay about resistance from the inside has a book deal. The book, titled &#...
00:54, 2019-10-23

Crazy Rich Asians co-writer quits after being offered eighth of writer's salary Adele Lim exited after learning Peter Chiarelli stood to earn $800,000 to $1m while she would make ‘$110,000-plus’Crazy Rich Asians co-writer Adele L...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Russia behind GPS failures over Ben Gurion airport, Israeli officials believe: Israeli radio Israeli officials believe Russia is responsible for disturbances to the Global Positioning System (GPS) signal covering the airspace at Israel's Ben ...
17:24, 2019-06-27

Which Kind of Witch Should She Be? In Emma Steinkellner’s graphic novel “The Okay Witch,” a teenager descended from famous witches faces bigotry, not to mention her mother’s opposition...
14:00, 2019-10-25

Here’s What Being a Witch Really Means My grandma Trudy used to tell us that she had “healing hands.” I soon discovered that I did, too....
00:24, 2019-06-07

Interview With the Witch We have some questions for Melissa Madara, the witch in residence at a hotel in Manhattan....
18:48, 2019-10-22

So Embarrassing: This Man’s Grandma Called Him Right In The Middle Of A Date To Tell Him That Her Book, ‘The Love Of A Good Woman,’ Won The National Book Critics Circle Award In 1998 Yikes. If you hate it when embarrassing family members barge in on your life, then this story is going to make you cringe, big-time. Yesterday, right...
21:32, 2019-12-05

We Have Reached Peak Witch Witch parties, witch protests, and a bevy of new books. When did everybody become a witch?...
11:40, 2019-10-24

What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Mrs. Fletcher’ and ‘The Witch’ Kathryn Hahn stars in this story of sexual rediscovery on HBO, and Robert Eggers’s Puritan nightmare is available to stream....
06:32, 2019-10-27

Blair Witch: The Kotaku Review You can find an explainer for just about anything these days. Search for the title of any game, movie, or TV show in recent memory plus the word “end...
21:24, 2019-09-05

‘The Blair Witch Project’ at 20: Why It Can’t Be Replicated When it came out, the documentary-style horror movie terrified some audiences who weren’t so sure it was fiction. Here’s a look at its special alchem...
13:12, 2019-07-30

There's Going To Be A Blair Witch Video Game Back in 1999, we all thought that the Blair Witch Project was real and we definitely didn’t think about video game tie-ins. But that’s what we have. ...
23:08, 2019-06-09

Trump on Ukraine scandal: ‘It’s another witch hunt’ President Trump on Thursday called Democrats “pirates” for pursuing his impeachment — saying that they’re only out to get him becau...
20:04, 2019-09-26

Microsoft is turning Blair Witch into a game Microsoft revealed a Blair Witch game during its Electronic Entertainment Expo briefing today in Los Angeles.Read More...
22:44, 2019-06-09

Monumental Reminder of Scottish Witch Persecutions The Scottish public is being consulted on a proposed national memorial in Fife for people condemned as witches. ...
15:04, 2019-09-21

An Anti-Evil Witch Bottle Found Hidden In Pub There has been a remarkable if creepy discovery in Northamptonshire, in Britain. During construction work, a ‘witch bottle’ was discovered....
19:44, 2019-10-31

Bad Company? Witch Familiars, Spirit Guardians, and Demons The folklore of the wicked witch and her diabolical animal familiar is a well-known and often repeated tale. When the seasons change and the nights g...
19:44, 2019-10-31

The Witcher to witch again with an early second-season renewal at Netflix Presumably operating on the theory that people really like watching handsome, silver-haired men relax in bath tubs after chopping monsters apart, Net...
00:08, 2019-11-14

Myths and magic of the witch – archive, 31 October 1994 31 October 1994 Is the witch the practitioner of black arts, benevolent earth mother, or merely the outsider in her community?Tonight when the kids d...
07:12, 2019-10-31

Scotland searching for remains of ‘witch’ who died 315 years ago Officials in Scotland want to locate the remains of a woman accused of witchcraft who died in prison 315 years ago. Lilias Adie, a woman from the vil...
19:08, 2019-09-04

Blair Witch is back, and this time it's a video game For this trailer to work, pretend you didn’t read that headline and imagine it’s just some spooky-looking teaser for a video game. You’ve got trees, ...
23:52, 2019-06-09

The Biblical Witch of Endor: Contacting the Spirit of a Prophet The Witch of Endor is also known as the biblical Medium of Endor. According to legend, she was a medium who apparently summoned the Prophet Samuel's ...
23:56, 2019-09-17

'Witch City': A Halloween visit to Salem, Massachusetts Salem is considered a destination for Halloween lovers, a major reason why is also a dark part of its history: the Salem witch trials.   &#...
21:04, 2019-10-07

Elizabeth Olsen on Grief, the Scarlet Witch and Her Next Life The actress talks about juggling “Sorry For Your Loss” with the Marvel juggernaut, while dreaming up her next great adventures....
16:44, 2019-10-11

By the Book: By the Book: Gary Snyder The poet, essayist and environmentalist cites Ovid’s “Metamorphoses” as an inspiration: “Ovid in a sense tried to write the entire Roman story. I tak...
11:24, 2019-04-25

By the Book: By the Book: Adm. William H. McRaven The author of “Make Your Bed” and, most recently, “Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations” says “All Quiet on the Western Front” is the one book ...
11:28, 2019-05-09

By the Book: By the Book: Julia Alvarez The author of novels including “In the Time of the Butterflies,” just reissued for its 25th anniversary, has always been taken with Milton’s Satan: “...
11:32, 2019-04-11

By the Book: By the Book: Ruth Reichl The food writer and author, most recently, of the memoir “Save Me the Plums” was 10 when she read Henry Miller. “If it’s over her head, she simply wo...
16:52, 2019-05-02

By the Book: By the Book: Abby Wambach The soccer star, whose new book is “Wolfpack,” began the sport because of a how-to guide from the library. “I scored 27 goals in my first three games...
11:32, 2019-04-18

Trump Pivots to His Favorite Defense: The Democratic ‘Witch Hunt’ We’ve seen enough of Donald Trump as president to know that anytime he or his administration are caught up in a new scandal, the response will always...
19:56, 2019-09-21

Bailee Madison says goodbye to 'Good Witch': 'Humbled, grateful' Bailee Madison bid farewell to Hallmark Channel's "Good Witch" on social media following the show's Season 5 finale....
16:36, 2019-08-19

Scottish officials are hunting the remains of 18th-century 'witch' More than 300 years after her death, officials in Scotland are appealing for the return of the remains of a local woman accused of witchcraft, so tha...
17:08, 2019-09-02

Paperback magick: Augusten Burroughs reveals he's a lifelong witch In his eighth memoir, the Running With Scissors author explains that he discovered his magickal powers aged eightRunning With Scissors author Auguste...
16:16, 2019-10-18

The witching hour: Witchcraft is alive and well in Salem, the 'Witch City' Salem, Massachusetts, has a fifth season in its calendar year: Halloween. Right now is the perfect time to take a trip to "Witch City."   &...
21:04, 2019-10-07

The perfect Halloween town to visit: Salem is 'Witch City' Salem, Massachusetts, has a fifth season in its calendar year: Halloween. Right now is the perfect time to take a trip to "Witch City."   &...
22:12, 2019-10-08

Unlike The Movie, The Blair Witch Game Doesn't Seem So Scary If you’re familiar with its source material, Blair Witch, the upcoming game for PC and consoles, has a lot to live up to. It’s impossible to understa...
15:44, 2019-08-20

Trump accuses New York Times of going on a ‘racism witch hunt’ WASHINGTON — President Trump continued his assault on the “failing New York Times” early Sunday, claiming the Gray Lady is engaging...
17:08, 2019-08-18

Watch: 'Blair Witch' goes interactive in new video game trailer Lionsgate Games and developer Bloober Team have released a new gameplay trailer for horror video game "Blair Witch," based on the film franchise of t...
18:20, 2019-07-29

Sabrina The Teenage Witch goes full fantasy hero in her latest reimagining Now that popular culture has fully embraced the dark, creepy teenage witchery of Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Archie Comics is shifting gears with...
18:16, 2019-09-17

Blair Witch gameplay video — Getting lost in the Black Hills Forest The Blair Witch game from Lionsgate and developer Bloober Team debuts on the Xbox One and the PC on August 30. We saw a preview of it.Read More...
11:12, 2019-08-20

Seasons of the witch: as women we nurture the riches of earth, food and health The correlation of the feminine to nature, repressive for so long, can be a source of power In the past few months I have started putting down roots....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle dressed up as a 'witch hunt' for Halloween Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Donald Trump Jr. and girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle sported a political couple's costume for H...
15:08, 2019-11-01

Blair Witch interview — How Lionsgate and Bloober created a game after 2 decades Blair Witch is finally getting a proper video game version thanks to a partnership between Lionsgate and Layers of Fear maker Bloober Team.Read More...
11:12, 2019-08-20

The perfect place to visit this Halloween: Salem, Massachusetts, is 'Witch City' Salem, Massachusetts, has a fifth season in its calendar year: Halloween. Right now is the perfect time to take a trip to "Witch City."   &...
22:28, 2019-10-08

‘Witch doctor,’ wife are prime suspects in murder of family of five in Fiji A “witch doctor” and his wife are the prime suspects in the murder of a family of five found along the side of a road in Fiji, authorities said. Husb...
00:48, 2019-08-31

The Witch's Robert Eggers had to convince Polish authorities he wasn't a Satanist The latest installment of A24's Deep Cuts podcast is a must-listen, featuring a chat between two of the most exciting names in genre filmmaking a...
19:36, 2019-07-17

Blair Witch hands-on impressions — Battling the minions of an unseen evil The Blair Witch Project has never gotten good video game treatment. A trio of games came out in the year 2000, but they had little lasting impact. An...
11:12, 2019-08-20

Before The Blair Witch Project hit theaters, a TV special reinforced its ingenious deception Schlock-doc cable television reached its highest (or maybe lowest) point in the late ’90s. During that era, random channel-surfing could almost alway...
13:16, 2019-07-09

Mysterious hidden ‘witch marks’ found in creepy English cave Perfectly timed for Halloween, researchers are set to reveal mysterious so-called “witches’ marks” from a cave in the English countryside in an ambit...
18:48, 2019-10-31

The Okay Witch is the perfect read for kids who love Hocus Pocus and Halloweentown If there’s a perfect confluence between the continued boom of middle-grade graphic novels and beloved childrens’ Halloween movies, it’s The Okay Witc...
16:08, 2019-10-30

Female banker wins gender bias case after witch's hat left on desk Stacey Macken claimed she was paid significantly less than male colleague at BNP ParibasA City banker has won a gender discrimination case after alle...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Pre-Order and Save $8 on Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remaster for the Nintendo Switch Pre-order Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (Nintendo Switch) | $42 | Amazon...
14:40, 2019-09-06

20 years later, the original viral website for The Blair Witch Project still haunts the internet Twenty years ago today, The Blair Witch Project hit theaters after an unprecedented, months’ long marketing campaign capitalizing on America’s increa...
19:40, 2019-07-16

Stranger Things and The Blair Witch Project headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:20, 2019-07-13

‘A witch hunt’: Critics question intentions of Kenney’s anti-oil sands inquiry Political commentator Sandy Garossino is skeptical of the inquiry's intentions. "This is all about discrediting opponents of the pipeline," she said....
02:48, 2019-07-06

Watch: Sophia Lillis meets a witch in the woods in 'Gretel & Hansel' trailer Orion Pictures released a teaser trailer for "Gretel & Hansel," its new horror movie starring "IT" actress Sophia Lillis....
20:36, 2019-09-04

Screen Grab: Sabrina The Teenage Witch's Chance Perdomo Shares What's On His Phone Who do you follow most obsessively on Instagram? "Without question, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson."...
08:20, 2019-05-12

The Lavender Scare: the shocking true story of an anti-LGBT witch hunt In an eye-opening new documentary, director Josh Howard reveals the horrifying state-sanctioned homophobia that once plagued the USWhen Josh Howard b...
10:16, 2019-06-18

Just keep filming: 16 worthwhile found-footage horror movies since The Blair Witch Project The Blair Witch Project, which turns 20 this week, wasn’t the first thriller to present itself as the raw video recordings of a doomed camera crew. T...
13:56, 2019-07-10

Pre-Order and Save $8 on Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Port for the Nintendo Switch Pre-order Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (Nintendo Switch) | $42 | Amazon...
18:16, 2019-09-06

Harry Potter meets Kiki’s Delivery Service in the breathtaking Witch Hat Atelier It’s easy for adults to forget the magic of art when they’re constantly being bombarded by media from every direction. But for kids discovering the w...
19:48, 2019-05-14

Trump: Mueller’s testimony proves Russia probe a ‘witch hunt,’ ‘hoax’ President Trump took a victory lap on Wednesday after Robert Mueller’s hours of testimony before Congress — saying the hearings proved the Russia pro...
01:24, 2019-07-25

A meeting of the (twisted) minds: The directors of The Witch and Hereditary talk horror on The A24 Podcast Summer is the perfect time for sitting around the campfire to revisit the nostalgia of ’90s Nickelodeon classic Are You Afraid Of The Dark? Hosted in...
20:36, 2019-07-29

Liberal 'View' hosts blast #MeToo 'witch hunt' and 'political hit' that led to Dem Al Franken's resignation "View" host Whoopi Goldberg derided the #MeToo movement's rush to judgement and apparent aversion towards due process for former Sen. Al Franken, D-M...
19:16, 2019-07-23

Elizabeth Olsen says new Marvel TV show 'WandaVision' is giving her the opportunity to go more 'in-depth' with Scarlet Witch Marvel Elizabeth Olsen said the 2021 Marvel television series, "WandaVision," will go more "in-depth" with the character of Scarlet Witch. "They've n...
00:04, 2019-10-05

Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe catch lighthouse fever in a new nightmare from the director of The Witch Controversy, like long lines and coffee breath, is inevitable at the Cannes Film Festival. Last year, Lars von Trier supplied the lions’ share of it,...
12:48, 2019-05-21

Blow your nose, dry your eyes, and learn how The Blair Witch Project's "confessional" scene was filmed 20 years ago yesterday, The Blair Witch Project was released in theaters, becoming a landmark in film culture. It proved not only that an incredibly ...
19:56, 2019-07-15

'It is not a witch-hunt': Mueller defends Trump-Russia inquiry findings – video highlights The former US special counsel Robert Mueller insisted on Wednesday that Donald Trump was not exonerated by his report into Russian interference in th...
00:12, 2019-07-25

A Broken System: Massachusetts’ Courts Are Still Working Through A Massive Backlog Of Pending Witch Trials It’s no secret that America’s judicial system is in desperate need of an overhaul, and a mounting crisis in the Bay State shows just how bad things h...
20:04, 2019-05-16

Banker wins £4m sex bias claim after witch's hat left on desk by male colleagues A City banker whose male colleagues left a witch's hat on her desk has won her claim for sex discrimination....
22:20, 2019-09-11

The Trump campaign held a Halloween ‘Witch Hunt Party’ and tortured a metaphor to death In Pennsylvania, the president’s supporters tell each other horror stories about America’s Haunted House of Representatives....
20:12, 2019-10-31

20 Haunting Facts About The Blair Witch Project: Hungry Actors, Nauseous Audiences and the Scariest Sticks and Stones Ever In 1997, two directors and three unknown actors disappeared into the woods, toting handheld cameras and a concept. Two years later, their footage sc...
12:16, 2019-07-14

'Meghan Markle Is a Witch': Cosplaying 'Pot & Kettle,' Candace Owens and Wendy Williams Dismiss the Duchess of Sussex Here’s a fun fact: Did you know Candace Owens recently married into British nobility? Specifically, the alleged creator of “Blexit” wed the hedge-fun...
19:16, 2019-10-23

Trump slams impeachment as 'the greatest witch hunt in American history' after the House passed a resolution formalizing the inquiry Andrew Harnik / AP On Thursday morning, the House passed a resolution that formalized the impeachment inquiry after weeks of complaints from Republic...
17:20, 2019-10-31

By the Book: By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a ...
23:52, 2019-05-15

By the Book: By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include:...
11:36, 2019-05-23

Everyone Writes. But Is Everyone a Writer? Workshops hosted by published authors like Elizabeth Gilbert and nonauthors like Caroline Calloway have commodified creativity....
23:08, 2019-09-19

How to become a boxing writer Tris Dixon talks to two of the greatest boxing writers in history about the trials and tribulations of writing a boxing book The post How to become a...
11:44, 2019-11-09

He Said, He Said: One Writer’s Account of His Second Act “The Long Accomplishment: A Memoir of Hope and Struggle in Matrimony” is Rick Moody’s attempt to come to terms with his troubled domestic life....
12:28, 2019-08-06

Tinker, Tailor, Writer, Spy John le Carré takes aim at Brexit and Boris Johnson in his new novel, “Agent Running in the Field.”...
11:36, 2019-10-12

Beware the Writer as Houseguest Literary history is filled with authors who depended on lengthy visits for room and board, psychological solace and material. But they have not alway...
11:08, 2019-07-12

Donald Trump gets a wild welcome in Florida as he blasts 'impeachment witch hunt' President Donald Trump triggered chants of "bulls**t" from raucous supporters as he railed against the impeachment inquiry against him during a "home...
11:00, 2019-11-27

Doctor, We Need You in the Writer’s Room, Stat I took a break from the I.C.U. to write on a medical drama. It was a chance to imagine a world where the outcomes followed the script I wanted....
23:12, 2019-05-21

A Writer’s Favorite Spots in Nairobi The author Zukiswa Wanner understands why the Kenyan capital is a magnet. She shares her favorite places in her adopted city....
11:32, 2019-10-11

What France's most important writer said next As Michel Houellebecq's new novel is finally published in English next month, David Sexton lauds an author who captures the times like no other...
14:40, 2019-08-20

A Play About God and Trump, From a Writer Raised on the Right Will Arbery has brought the world of ultraconservative Catholic intellectuals to the stage in “Heroes of the Fourth Turning.” He’s pleased that they ...
18:16, 2019-10-14

I'm Nicky Bandini – and I'm still a sports writer For 13 years I have written under a different name. Today I am coming out as transgender, but my love of storytelling remainsI have always loved to w...
12:44, 2019-08-16

Gavin Williamson blasts Theresa May after 'shabby witch hunt' into Huawei leak that got him fired Gavin Williamson branded the enquiry into a leak that led to his firing "shabby" and a "witch hunt" as he criticised the PM's handling of the situati...
18:48, 2019-05-04

The 1999 horror cult classic 'The Blair Witch Project' is getting a creepy new video game A video game inspired by the Maryland-based horror film “The Blair Witch Project” is expected to come to PCs and Xboxes in August.  ...
14:40, 2019-06-10

Donald Trump hits back at 'witch hunt' as Robert Mueller prepares to testify to Congress Donald Trump insisted he was innocent of obstructing justice or colluding with Russia, in a pre-emptive strike against today's testimony to Congress ...
12:28, 2019-07-24

Donald Trump to release Ukraine phone transcript as he fights 'witch hunt' impeachment inquiry Donald Trump agreed to release an unredacted transcript of his contentious phone call with Ukraine's president today after slamming Democrats for lau...
12:32, 2019-09-25

When the World’s Most Famous Mystery Writer Vanished On a cold December night in 1926, Agatha Christie went out in her beloved Morris Crowley roadster and didn’t return home for 11 days. Here’s how her ...
11:20, 2019-06-11

A Writer’s Surprisingly Healthful Breakfast Cookies Mona Awad, whose novel “Bunny” is out this month, shares her more interesting alternative to oatmeal....
21:40, 2019-06-18

Longtime AP sports writer Ed Shearer dies at 82 ATLANTA (AP) — Former Associated Press sports writer Ed Shearer has died at age 82. Shearer’s son, Jim, says his father’s health deterior...
23:24, 2019-06-24

The Phone Call That Changed a Writer's Fate Adrian McKinty, whose thriller ‘The Chain’ debuts this week, had quit writing and was driving an Uber in Australia when an agent called...
04:40, 2019-07-09

How ‘Blinded by the Light’ writer got Springsteen’s attention In his 1984 track “No Surrender,” Bruce Springsteen famously wrote, “We learned more from a three-minute record, baby, than we ever learned in school...
01:32, 2019-08-13

A Writer of Three Women’s Sex Lives Shares Her Own Journey Lisa Taddeo, the author of a much-anticipated book on the sex lives of three American women, learned some things about her own psyche, too....
20:00, 2019-07-05

Doctors: Doctor, We Need You in the Writer’s Room, Stat I took a break from the I.C.U. to write on a medical drama. It was a chance to imagine a world where the outcomes followed the script I wanted....
11:40, 2019-05-15

Fiancée of slain writer Khashoggi pleads for US help WASHINGTON (AP) — The Turkish fiancée of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi is asking U.S. lawmakers to launch an investigation into his killing and br...
22:52, 2019-05-16

How Candace Bushnell, Writer, Spends Her Sundays ‘This routine isn’t the routine I had 20 years ago. I wouldn’t have exercised. I would have had a boozy brunch with friends.’...
11:12, 2019-08-02

Queer Muslims Are Still Rare on TV. One Writer Wants to Change That. A recent episode of the CBS drama “The Red Line” featured a gay romance involving a Muslim character. Fawzia Mirza, the episode’s writer, discusses h...
19:32, 2019-05-29

Jung Chang: ‘To be a writer was the most dangerous profession’ The biographer of Mao on life during the Cultural Revolution, finding strength in her mother, and the sisters who helped shape modern ChinaJung Chang...
11:24, 2019-10-13

Men In Black writer accused of 'mansplaining' his own film The writer of Men In Black has said he was accused of trying to "mansplain" the film after stepping in to settle an argument between two friends he h...
13:32, 2019-10-16

Doctor Who writer axed over transgender tweets Gareth Roberts is dropped from an anthology over the "offensive" remarks, Ebury Publishing confirms....
19:08, 2019-06-05

The Londoner: Writer's fears over Cummings return James Graham on his part in the Cummings saga | Boris Orbit Tower in debt | Jacob Rees Mogg on his farming ambitions | Prom night for royal cellist |...
12:24, 2019-08-23

Italian writer, director Luciano De Crescenzo dies at 90 Italy’s popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome aged 90, after being hospitalized for a few days...
19:04, 2019-07-18

‘Tootsie’ writer went from garbage collector to Tony nominee Robert Horn, Tony-nominated for his snappy book to “Tootsie,” knows all too well what it’s like to scrape out a living in New York while trying to br...
00:44, 2019-05-03

A Crime Writer Tackles the Sinister Side of Baltimore Laura Lippman knows her way around Baltimore. Not only did the crime writer grow up in the city, but she also spent 12 years reporting for the Baltim...
12:12, 2019-07-18

Writer says David Letterman apologized for ‘sexual favoritism’ Talk show titan David Letterman has issued a decade-old apology to veteran comedy writer Nell Scovell. Scovell — one of the few female writers who wo...
17:40, 2019-10-31

Writer Jia Tolentino on Her Obsession with 'Disgusting' Jean Shorts The author and New Yorker staff writer, whose new book of essays ‘Trick Mirror’ is out this week, describes her lifelong affinity for beat-up denim c...
18:48, 2019-08-07

Australia 'deeply disappointed' by writer's detention in China Australia has criticized the criminal detention of Chinese-Australian writer Yang Hengjun. Tensions between the two countries are also on the rise ov...
10:40, 2019-07-19

Can a ‘Transformational Journey’ Change Your Life? Our Writer Had Her Doubts Seeing the world ‘through new eyes,’ was the aim of a rigorously planned trip to Portugal, offered by a new breed of tour operator. It almost worked....
11:10, 2019-10-23

D.C. Fontana, First Female ‘Star Trek’ Writer, Dies at 80 Ms. Fontana, who was part of the “Star Trek” universe from its early days, was best known for her work on Spock, the half-human, half-Vulcan Starflee...
03:00, 2019-12-04

Toni Morrison: 'I claimed it: I am a black, woman writer' US author Toni Morrison has died at the age of 88. She spoke to Razia Iqbal at the Hay Festival in 2014....
21:32, 2019-08-06

Toni Morrison, a Writer of Many Gifts Who Bent Language to Her Will Readers could sense in Morrison’s fiction the influences of Ralph Ellison, the Bible and William Faulkner, among others, but her idiosyncratic music ...
23:48, 2019-08-06

Who is the real Dice Man? The elusive writer behind the disturbing cult novel A search for the mysterious author of a counterculture classic led to someone else entirely. Or did it? By Emmanuel CarrèreToward the end of the 1960...
07:16, 2019-11-07

Hungarian writer, dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86 Gyorgy Konrad, a writer and sociologist who was an iconic figure of Hungary’s dissident movement while the country was under communist rule, has died...
21:44, 2019-09-13

Hungarian writer and dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86 Gyorgy Konrad, a writer and sociologist who was an iconic figure of Hungary’s dissident movement while the country was under communist rule, has died...
20:32, 2019-09-13

German writer Hans Magnus Enzensberger: Still restless at 90 Author, cultural critic, translator and publisher: Hans Magnus Enzensberger is regarded as an intellectual jack-of-all-trades. From poetry to essays ...
11:08, 2019-11-11

Writer Marlon James can cook anything, including a shoe Marlon James is living something of a writer’s fantasy life. In 2015, he won the prestigious Man Booker Prize—for his third novel, the decades-spanni...
17:12, 2019-06-04

Steve Cannon, writer and patron of the arts, dead at 84 Steve Cannon, a writer, visual artist, gallery owner and patron of multiculturalism, has died at age 84...
19:20, 2019-07-16

Will Smith reteams with 'Legend, Robot' writer for 'Brilliance' Will Smith will star in a film adaptation of Markus Sakey's novel "Brilliance." "I Am Legend" and "I, Robot" writer/"Legend," "Hancock" producer Akiv...
23:04, 2019-09-06

'Everybody has something to lose': the exciting, depressing life of a climate writer The Guardian’s global environment editor, Jonathan Watts, explains how he aims to make the climate emergency resonate with readers on an emotional le...
19:04, 2019-10-29

'Tolkien' looks at early years of 'Lord of the Rings' writer J.R.R. Tolkien's fantastical world of hobbits, elves and orcs have won over fans around the world in the decades since "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of ...
01:56, 2019-04-29

Sir Jonathan Miller, writer and director, dies aged 85 Theatre director also had career in medicine and was member of Beyond the FringeSir Jonathan Miller, the writer, theatre and opera director, and memb...
15:36, 2019-11-27

Look: Emma Stone engaged to 'SNL' writer Dave McCary "La La Land" star Emma Stone got engaged to "Saturday Night Live" writer and director Dave McCary after two years of dating....
16:08, 2019-12-05

‘Bottom of the 9th’ writer has his own Rocky-esque underdog tale If it isn’t quite “Rocky Balboa plays baseball,” the recently released film “Bottom of the 9th,” starring real life couple Joe Manganiello and Sofia ...
17:36, 2019-08-01

Doctor Who anthology drops writer over transgender remarks BBC Books will not print story by Gareth Roberts, who has written for the character before in books and TV, because of ‘offensive language’ in tweets...
14:32, 2019-06-05

A Play ‘Meant to Trouble’ From a Writer Raised in Conservatism Will Arbery has brought the “secretive” world of Catholic intellectuals to the stage in “Heroes of the Fourth Turning.” He’s pleased to find that the...
20:00, 2019-10-13

Australian writer charged nearly $100K for a pint of beer An Australian sports journalist believes he tipped back the world’s most expensive beer when a British hotel charged him nearly six figures for...
06:56, 2019-09-06

Jonathan Miller, writer and director, dies aged 85 Polymath also had career in medicine and was member of Beyond the Fringe comedy teamJonathan Miller, the writer, theatre and opera director, and memb...
14:44, 2019-11-27

Cellphones banned from exhibit on reclusive writer J.D. Salinger J.D. Salinger’s penchant for privacy lives on! Visitors to the New York Public Library’s exhibit of never-before-seen items owned by the late, reclus...
02:48, 2019-11-22

Automotive writer goes missing while test-driving motorcycle SAN FRANCISCO — Authorities using boats and drones searched a Northern California river Monday for a veteran automotive journalist who went missing w...
07:48, 2019-06-11

*Aliens: No Exit* Writer Brian Evenson Goes Deeper Into Sci-Fi The literary horror author's new short story collection delves further into genre than any of his previous works....
15:28, 2019-11-23

Attica Locke, Novelist and TV Writer, Has Some Suggestions for Hollywood Locke, whose new crime novel is “Heaven, My Home,” would love to see television adaptations of Curtis Sittenfeld’s “Prep,” Madeline Miller’s “Circe” ...
13:00, 2019-08-29

Nick Cave gives unreleased lyrics to fan with writer's block The Australian rock star offered up lyrics to unreleased song, Incinerator Man, in response to a fan question....
14:52, 2019-06-12

Chernobyl selfies lead to warning from show's writer Craig Mazin, who wrote the hit show Chernobyl, tells fans to be "respectful" when visiting the site....
20:44, 2019-06-12

WhatsApp Says Israeli Firm Used Its App in Spy Program In a federal lawsuit, the messaging service said it discovered the firm had targeted 1,400 WhatsApp accounts, including 100 journalists and human-rig...
20:28, 2019-10-29

Israeli nationalists celebrate Jerusalem Day Clashes broke out as Muslim worshippers observed the tail end of the Islamic holiday of Ramadan. Sunday marks the anniversary of Israel taking east J...
02:00, 2019-06-03

Israeli becomes world's oldest player Darting between the goal posts with his striking white hair, 73-year-old Israeli Isaak Hayik set a new world record on Friday as the oldest person to...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Polls close in Israeli election Israel has gone to the polls in its second national election this year. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is hoping to secure a fourth consecutive te...
21:32, 2019-09-17

Israeli probes into deaths of Palestinians often go nowhere JALAZON REFUGEE CAMP, West Bank — Hamedo Fakhouri clearly remembers the moment when the young Palestinian who worked at his neighborhood coffee shop ...
17:44, 2019-07-22

The Israeli band who pulled out of the final The Shalva Band, a group of eight disabled musicians from Israel, were set to perform at Eurovision for their country, then they pulled out....
18:48, 2019-05-16

U.S. eases its position on Israeli settlements The move will likely anger Palestinians and put the U.S. at odds with other nations working to end the conflict....
20:56, 2019-11-18

If it's Israeli independence day, it must be paddle ball As Israelis mark their independence day, the "ting-dong" sound of paddle ball being played on beaches is as much a part of the celebratory noise as ...
14:20, 2019-05-08

Hitler's top hat donated to Israeli foundation A Lebanese philanthropist based in Switzerland has donated a top hat owned by Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler to an Israeli foundation. He said that he di...
01:48, 2019-11-25

6 healthy Israeli staples to add to your diet With its big flavors, lean proteins, veggies and fresh herbs, Israeli cuisine — which shares much in common with the Mediterranean diet, but has its ...
01:36, 2019-09-04

'Tame the nightmare': U.S. writer McKibben pushes climate strike Bill McKibben, a U.S. author and leading figure in global climate activism, has challenged adults to join a youth-led general strike in September, sa...
10:20, 2019-06-14

The Rolling Stones finally allow "Bittersweet Symphony" writer to get his royalties Today in happy news that is still tinged with a faint sense of sadness (is there a word for that?), NME is reporting that Mick Jagger and Keith Richa...
23:44, 2019-05-23

Martin Charnin: Annie musical writer dies aged 84 The writer and lyricist won a Tony Award for adapting a comic strip character for the stage in 1977....
10:20, 2019-07-08

Danielle Steel is a prolific writer, but is that to be envied? | Oliver Burkeman Working all the time, she’s written 179 books. But compulsive productivity has a flip sideThe novelist Danielle Steel has written 179 books, releasin...
16:32, 2019-05-31

Australian writer formally arrested in China on suspicion of espionage Yang, who was born in China, was detained in the southern city of Guangzhou in January amid growing tension between Australia and its largest trading...
02:52, 2019-08-27

Christian Writer Renounces His Faith and Apologizes to LGBTQ Community The former pastor also came under fire earlier this month when he announced his split from his wife....
21:24, 2019-07-29

Poland’s Nobel-winning writer to support art, civil rights Poland’s Nobel Prize winning writer Olga Tokarczuk says she is starting a foundation to promote Polish literature as well as human rights and environ...
17:32, 2019-12-02

Romance writer arrested on drug charges in West Virginia BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia have arrested a popular self-published romance writer on drug charges following a traffic stop. The ...
23:52, 2019-05-16

China is holding detained writer in ‘unacceptable’ conditions: Australia Espionage is punishable by death in China, and Beijing has told Australia not to interfere....
02:52, 2019-12-02

Gene Wolfe, Acclaimed Science Fiction Writer, Dies at 87 His four-book series “The Book of the New Sun” is considered one of the major works of the genre....
21:20, 2019-04-19

In Very Short Stories, a Major Writer Celebrates Stalled Lives Peter Orner’s new collection, “Maggie Brown & Others,” gives voice to small-town blue-collar dreamers and their unfulfilled yearnings....
19:24, 2019-07-01

Simon Armitage: 'Witty and profound' writer to be next Poet Laureate The "witty and profound" writer's work spans sharp observations about modern life and classical myths....
23:52, 2019-05-10

How a Pen15 writer transformed teenage pain into an Emmy-nomination One of 2019's most delightful surprises has been the first season of Pen15, a hilariously insightful and refreshingly heartfelt look at adolescen...
02:00, 2019-08-30

Molly O’Neill, Writer Who Explored and Celebrated Food, Is Dead at 66 She was a keen observer of what she called the “essential tension in the American appetite,” a reflection of the country’s cultural conflicts....
02:08, 2019-06-18

Primo Levi: Remembering the Holocaust writer born 100 years ago He managed to survive Auschwitz by chance. The Italian Jewish chemist then went on to write invaluable autobiographical accounts of life in the Nazi ...
11:12, 2019-07-31

Star Trek writer and Hollywood trailblazer D.C. Fontana has died Enlarge / Fontana discusses her storied career in an interview. (credit: The Writer's Guild Foundation) Dorothy Fontana—one of the most influential w...
01:20, 2019-12-05

Maida Heatter, Cookbook Writer and the ‘Queen of Cake,’ Dies at 102 Her many cookbooks were full of sinful recipes, not only for cakes, but also for cookies, pies, torts and more....
19:00, 2019-06-07

Hemingway center opens in Cuba to preserve writer's work A restoration center to preserve the work of Ernest Hemingway opened in Cuba on Saturday, highlighting an area of cooperation with the United States ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Kenyan writer Wainaina, challenger of African stereotypes, dies at 48 Binyavanga Wainaina, the award-winning Kenyan writer who challenged stereotypes of Africa with biting satire and took on prejudice by documenting his...
11:44, 2019-05-22

Rami Malek and Fleabag writer revealed for next Bond film Oscar-winner Rami Malek has been confirmed to star in the next Bond film, with Fleabag writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge due to add a bit of comedy magic t...
16:44, 2019-04-25

Bosnia-born Matrix co-writer foresees partition of America Novelist and Matrix co-writer Aleksandar Hemon worries that growing U.S. social divisions could bring about the partition of the United States, sayin...
20:56, 2019-08-22

This ‘Game of Thrones’ character was originally going to survive, show’s writer says “Game of Thrones” fans are well aware that many of the show’s characters meet a bloody death. But at least one popular character — who died in the ei...
23:56, 2019-05-24

Bruce Springsteen movie writer wants The Boss to visit Luton Blinded By The Light is based on a book by Bruce Springsteen-loving journalist Sarfraz Manzoor....
06:56, 2019-08-02

Jonathan Miller, Acclaimed Theater Director and Writer, Dies at 85 Known for his radical restagings of classic works, Mr. Miller was also a doctor who periodically left the stage to practice medicine....
16:04, 2019-11-27

Terrance Dicks, Doctor Who writer and script editor, dies at 84 The prolific British writer entertained generations of readers with his Doctor Who novelisations....
17:16, 2019-09-02

Clive James, writer, broadcaster and TV critic, dies aged 80 James died at his home in Cambridge on Sunday almost 10 years after his first terminal diagnosisClive James, the broadcaster, poet and television cri...
17:56, 2019-11-27

South African writer Pumla Gqola on books and liberation Twenty-five years after the first post-apartheid elections took place in South Africa, Pumla Gqola, a prominent feminist author in the country, share...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany's center-left SPD ousts anti-Islam writer Thilo Sarrazin, 74, has said he will appeal the decision, and denies claims that his books are racist. SPD leadership has welcomed the decision, as t...
16:36, 2019-07-11

The writer of ‘The Secret Life of Pets 2’ was channeling his own fatherhood fears Plenty of parents can relate to Max, whose love for his owners' new baby evolves into a new kind of anxiety over protecting the child from any and ev...
17:12, 2019-06-11

Australian writer and TV critic Clive James dies aged 80 Clive James, an expatriate Australian writer and broadcaster who wrote incisively and often hilariously about television, literature and current affa...
18:24, 2019-11-27

Rocker now writer Liz Phair dives deep into emotion, memory Singer-Songwriter and Liz Phair has written a new memoir where she dwells more on a lifetime of thought and emotion than on the backstory of a rock-a...
18:36, 2019-10-09

‘America isn’t easy’: Facebook CEO mocks ‘Social Network’ writer Zuckerberg waded into a war of words Thursday with Aaron Sorkin, who wrote an op-ed criticizing Facebook’s political ad policy....
23:16, 2019-10-31

Bosnian war survivors protest Austrian writer’s Nobel prize win SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Bosnian war survivors, including mothers who lost husbands and sons in the Srebrenica massacre, protested Tuesday in S...
17:48, 2019-11-05

Body of missing automotive writer found in California river SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities in Northern California say they have found a body believed to be that of a veteran automotive journalist who went mi...
00:12, 2019-06-22

Stephen Dixon, Prolific Writer of Experimental Fiction, Dies at 83 The author of 18 novels and hundreds of short stories, he never found fame or big sales. But his idiosyncratic storytelling drew praise....
20:24, 2019-11-10

A writer reimagines the life of Joseph Stalin’s daughter after she defected to the U.S. “The Red Daughter” is a meditative novel about regret, trauma and the unenviable fate of history’s castoffs....
18:12, 2019-05-01

Nick Tosches, Fiery Music Writer and Biographer, Dies at 69 He brought a brash style to coverage of the rock world in the late 1960s and ’70s, then applied similar skills to novels and books on Dean Martin and...
18:36, 2019-10-20

Trump denies knowing writer who accused him of sexual assault "I have no idea who this woman is," Trump said Saturday as he left the White House for the Camp David presidential retreat....
21:16, 2019-06-22

Nick Tosches: the writer who made his prose rock and roll Tosches, who has died aged 69, wrote about everything from drugs to modern art – and his punkish music writing pricked the pretensions of his peersTh...
18:40, 2019-10-21

Overlooked No More: Sanmao, ‘Wandering Writer’ Who Found Her Voice in the Desert Her book, “Stories of the Sahara,” has endured for generations of young Taiwanese and Chinese women yearning for independence from conservative socia...
23:28, 2019-10-23

X-Men: First Class writer says Fox planned a team-up movie that would've put The Avengers to shame It wasn’t clear if Marvel Studios’ grand experiment was going to work out until The Avengers became a huge hit in 2012, but anyone could tell before ...
11:36, 2019-06-04

Writer slimed on ‘Shi—ty Media Men’ list won’t get names of accusers: judge A writer who appeared on the “Sh—ty Media Men” list was blocked by a Brooklyn federal judge from finding out who levied the allegations against him o...
04:56, 2019-11-07

Food writer Rosie Birkett: I want to demystify fermenting and pickling, anyone can do it Our food columnist, Anna Barnett, meets Rosie Birkett, author of new cookbook, The Joyful Home Cook...
08:32, 2019-06-29

Nick Tosches, 69, Fiery Music Writer and Biographer, Dies He brought a brash style to coverage of the rock world in the late 1960s and ’70s, then applied similar skills to novels and books on Dean Martin and...
19:44, 2019-10-21

Donald Trump accused of sexually assaulting New York writer E Jean Carroll alleges that Trump assaulted her in a dressing room at Bergdorf Goodman in 1995 or 1996, potentially raping herDonald Trump is facing ...
20:40, 2019-06-21

For a ‘Saturday Night Live’ Writer, a Permanent Musical Guest The Swedish rapper Rebin Shah, a.k.a. Rebstar, and Megan Callahan were married in a low-key ceremony in Tarrytown, N.Y....
17:12, 2019-06-28

The Rise Of Kylo Ren comic writer is bracing himself for angry comments Few things have a worse track record in the Star Wars universe than finding out the backstory of a villain. The prequels made Darth Vader a petulant ...
00:20, 2019-09-24

Writer Julian Fellowes Prepares 'Downton Abbey' for the Big Screen The Crawley family from ‘Downton Abbey’ returns this month as a film based on the TV series hits cinemas....
16:56, 2019-09-15

A Writer for Barry Allowed Twitter to Dress Her For the 2019 Emmys The writer and comedian Emily Heller couldn’t make it to the red carpet before the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards this year, but still wanted to ma...
04:56, 2019-09-23

A writer tries to make sense of Larry Nassar’s decades of abuse In “The Girls,” Abigail Pesta interviews some of the promising gymnasts the Olympic doctor abused....
23:44, 2019-08-07

How Modern Love Writer Ann Leary and Her Husband Keep the Game Alive Her 2013 essay about a marriage that almost ends inspired an episode of the Modern Love TV series, starring Tina Fey and John Slattery. How’s the cou...
07:44, 2019-10-18

Longtime Texas baseball writer Gerry Fraley dies at 64 DALLAS (AP) — Gerry Fraley, a longtime baseball writer who spent most of his career with The Dallas Morning News, has died. He was 64. Fraley died ea...
21:36, 2019-05-25

Being a crime writer doesn’t mean I condone murder. Do I even have to say it? | Garry Disher Every now and then I encounter people who can’t suspend disbelief. They ask how I can write about ‘such terrible things’Feeling unappreciated is your...
19:20, 2019-11-03

Frozen 2's writer, director, and producer debunk all those pesky fan theories As sure as there’s a hidden Mickey in every Disney movie, there’s some crazy fan theory about said movie. For Frozen, for instance, there’s a theory ...
19:48, 2019-11-12

Bronze Age 'New York' discovered, Israeli archaeologists say A 5,000-year-old city found north of Tel Aviv points to sophisticated urban planning taking place earlier than previously thought. Israel's Antiquiti...
15:52, 2019-10-06

UN ‘regrets’ new US position on legality of Israeli settlements The longstanding position of the UN regarding Israeli settlements in Occupied Palestinian Territory – that they are in breach of international law – ...
21:16, 2019-11-19

Israeli forces strike several targets in Syria At least three soldiers were killed in the Israeli airstrikes which came in response to rockets launched from Syria. Tensions have risen over Iran's ...
13:16, 2019-06-02

Israeli PM gets 2-week extension to form government JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s president has granted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a two-week extension to form a government, as negotiations co...
17:00, 2019-05-13

Trump: ‘Not happy’ about ‘messed up’ Israeli politics WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Israel has got to “get their act together” after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was unab...
03:28, 2019-06-03

Germany: Israeli ambassador shuns contact with far-right AfD BERLIN (AP) — The Israeli ambassador to Germany says he is avoiding any contact with the far-right Alternative for Germany party because their leader...
11:24, 2019-05-12

Palestinian man killed in clash with Israeli police JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian health officials say a 20-year-old Palestinian man has been killed in a clash with Israeli police in east Jerusalem. Isr...
22:08, 2019-06-27

Israeli airspace sees unexplained GPS interference JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities say navigation systems in its airspace have experienced significant disruption in recent weeks, creating confusi...
20:40, 2019-06-27

Israeli flight attendant dies from measles The woman fell ill during an El Al flight in April, amid a worldwide rise in cases of the disease....
16:56, 2019-08-13

Palestinians: 15 injured in clashes with Israeli police JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian officials say 15 residents have been injured in overnight clashes with Israeli police in east Jerusalem. It was the thir...
14:32, 2019-06-30

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gives up trying to form new government Israel's political uncertainty escalated on Monday night after prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he failed to form a majority government - handi...
00:36, 2019-10-22

Israeli PM: Palestinians are determined to continue conflict JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister says the Palestinians are “determined to continue the conflict at any price.” Speaking at ...
11:52, 2019-06-30

Benjamin Netanyahu becomes longest-serving Israeli PM ‘King Bibi’ beats David Ben-Gurion’s record, but with threatening clouds on the horizonBenjamin Netanyahu has become Israel‘s longest-serving prime m...
08:28, 2019-07-20

UN Security Council rebukes US on Israeli settlements All members of the UN Security Council — except the US — rejected Washington's decision to no longer consider settlements a violation of internationa...
02:04, 2019-11-21

Iraq coalition says Israeli airstrikes a ‘declaration of war’ The Fatah Coalition said it holds the United States fully responsible for the alleged Israeli aggression, "which we consider to be a declaration of w...
01:56, 2019-08-27

Israeli man killed by rocket fire from Gaza JERUSALEM — Israeli medical officials say an early morning rocket from Gaza has killed an Israeli man outside a home in the coastal city of Ashkelon....
14:28, 2019-05-05

Watch: Mule wanders into Israeli airport Travelers in Israel were left scratching their heads when a mule wandered to Ben Gurion Airport and went for a walk inside the facility....
17:32, 2019-07-24

Hezbollah says it has downed Israeli drone over Lebanon Israeli military confirms one of its drones fell inside southern LebanonHezbollah claims it has shot down an Israeli drone that crossed the border in...
10:36, 2019-09-09

Name-dropping John Crudele solved letter writer’s estate problem Dear John: I have an issue with Kings County Surrogate’s Court. In order to obtain unclaimed funds for my father, I need Letters of Voluntary Adminis...
16:16, 2019-07-14

Travel writer Rick Steves explains self-imposed $1M carbon tax, where that money is going Travel writer and tour operator Rick Steves explains the reason for his self-imposed yearly carbon tax. Plus, where is that $1 million going?  &...
14:08, 2019-11-06

Food writer Jack Monroe 'loses £5,000 in phone-number hijack' Jack Monroe's bank and PayPal accounts were used after her mobile phone number was hijacked....
16:40, 2019-10-14

'Practical Magic' streaming series coming from 'Jessica Jones' writer WarnerMedia announced that Melissa Rosenberg will write an HBO Max streaming series based on another novel by "Practical Magic" author Alice Hoffman,...
00:12, 2019-08-20

‘2 Broke Girls’ writer Liz Astrof finds laughs in her home life, too TV comedy writer Liz Astrof (“2 Broke Girls,” “King of Queens”) periodically takes her two kids on so-called “Guilt Trips” (so named because she work...
22:24, 2019-08-03

I quit my day job 4 months ago to become a freelance writer. Here's what my family of 4 spends in a typical week. Courtesy of Clint Proctor Clint Proctor recently quit his day job and became a full-time freelance writer. His wife, Kendall, stays home with their t...
20:36, 2019-10-10

True-crime writer accused of making up interviews with serial killers A popular true-crime writer has been accused of making up interviews with many of the world’s most high-profile serial killers, including Ted B...
14:52, 2019-07-16

David Makes Man Is a Stirring Portrait of Black Boyhood From a Moonlight Writer It’s a story pop culture keeps retelling: A smart, kindhearted kid from a poor neighborhood sees his potentially bright future threatened by ga...
14:08, 2019-08-08

Batman and Mister Miracle writer Tom King joins Ava DuVernay's New Gods Warner Bros. tapping Ava DuVernay to direct a movie about Jack Kirby’s New Gods characters from DC Comics seemed like a surprising choice, if only be...
19:36, 2019-05-30

As Turkish writer Ahmet Altan is rearrested, his prison memoir is as urgent as ever Altan’s cri de coeur is a timeless testament to the art and power of writing amid Orwellian repression....
19:16, 2019-11-14

Doctor Who writer and script editor Terrance Dicks dies aged 84 Tributes flood in to writer behind second Doctor’s swansong as well as prolific author of novelisations The former Doctor Who writer and script edito...
18:28, 2019-09-02

Books of The Times: Two Novels by Ann Petry, a Writer Who Believed in Art That Delivers a Message Petry’s debut, “The Street,” was the first book by a black woman to sell more than a million copies. A new volume collects it with another novel, “Th...
22:12, 2019-04-16

'I am transgender': Guardian football writer Nicky Bandini comes out in Twitter video Guardian football writer Nicky Bandini, who previously worked under the name of Paulo, has come out as transgender.In a video posted on Twitter, the ...
13:08, 2019-08-16

A new documentary about Toni Morrison puts a great American writer into context Calling Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ documentary Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am just a “biography” of the Pulitzer- and Nobel-winning novelist doesn’t...
21:12, 2019-06-18

Review: ‘Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am’ Basks in the Presence of a Beloved Writer An informative, admiring documentary is brought alive by the charisma and brilliance of its subject....
21:52, 2019-06-19

Seattle Times Journalist Suspended After Harassing Writer With Gross Twitter DMs Seattle Times journalist Mike Rosenberg was apparently suspended by the newspaper after he seemingly sent writer Talia Jane an explicit direct messag...
03:24, 2019-05-06

Cast, writer call ‘Servant’ a ‘risky story’ that plays with perception Co-stars Lauren Ambrose and Toby Kebbell warn that viewers shouldn't believe everything they see in M. Night Shyamalan's new psychological thriller, ...
09:40, 2019-11-28

SNL announces 3 new cast members for Season 45, including writer Bowen Yang The sketch comedy show's upcoming season, which will also feature Chloe Fineman and Shane Gillis, premieres Sept. 28....
21:44, 2019-09-12

Original Easy A writer developing new spin-off, possibly without Emma Stone Nearly a decade after Easy A turned Emma Stone into a star, Screen Gems has decided that it’s time to go back and do a sequel—or a “spin-off,” though...
21:24, 2019-06-20

Fleabag writer: 'I'll make Bond girls feel like real people' Newly-appointed James Bond writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge has said she wants female characters in the next instalment to "feel like real people"....
16:00, 2019-05-09

Toni Morrison: farewell to America's greatest writer – we all owe her so much | Chigozie Obioma Booker nominated author Chigozie Obioma reflects on losing a ‘literary mother’ and her encouragement for generations of black and African writers to ...
12:40, 2019-08-07

Physician, ultrarunner, thriller writer… meet the man who lives life to the full Professor Hugh Montgomery says mastering new skills helps him relax – and makes life appear to last longerI meet Prof Hugh Montgomery the day after t...
19:08, 2019-08-17

Writer turns brother's 'traumatic' Windrush scandal story into BBC drama The brother of a man who was caught up in the Windrush scandal writes a BBC drama about his story....
03:00, 2019-07-09

A Writer Followed 3 Women’s Sex Lives for Nearly a Decade. The Result Is a Compelling Portrait of Desire “Express yourself, don’t repress yourself/ Express yourself, don’t repress yourself.” The opening lines from Madonna’s ...
14:08, 2019-06-27

Rihanna praises Vogue writer who didn't prepare for interview: 'That’s gangster' Shortly after Rihanna's Vogue cover story was published, people criticized the writer for admitting she was unprepared for the interview.   ...
18:20, 2019-10-14

Tanya Saracho and Mishel Prada on Vida and the value of an inclusive writer's room Starz’s vibrant comedy-drama Vida, one of our favorite shows of 2018, returns for its second season this Sunday. Ahead of its release, we sat down wi...
21:32, 2019-05-20

Upper East Side duplex once owned by porn writer returns for $6.25M A Millan House duplex returned to market this week for $6.25 million — up from its $5.9 million asking price earlier this month. The three-bedroom, 3...
01:44, 2019-10-31

Seattle Times suspends reporter for sexual misconduct with female writer The Seattle Times on Sunday suspended real estate reporter Mike Rosenberg after another journalist, Talia Jane, tweeted screenshots of direct message...
22:28, 2019-05-08

Baseball Writer Jonah Keri Arrested, Charged With Assault On His Wife Baseball writer Jonah Keri, who works for The Athletic, Sportsnet, and DraftKings, was arrested Thursday and charged after an alleged assault on his ...
18:52, 2019-07-19

Surgeon, ultrarunner, thriller writer… meet the man who lives life to the full Professor Hugh Montgomery says mastering new skills helps him relax – and makes life appear to last longerI meet Professor Hugh Montgomery the day af...
16:52, 2019-08-17

Israeli Labor party leader says he won’t seek re-election JERUSALEM (AP) — The leader of Israel’s venerable Labor party says he won’t seek re-election as party chairman. Avi Gabbay announced on T...
12:48, 2019-06-11

Israeli police urge sex abuse charges against minister Deputy health minister Yaacov Litzman had allegedly helped a sex offender escape extradition to Australia. Victim support groups have called on Prime...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Israeli military says 2 rockets fired at Israel from Syria JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says two projectiles have been fired from Syria toward the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights. The military said ...
21:08, 2019-06-01

Syria says Israeli attacks kill 3 soldiers, wound 7 BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s state-run media is reporting several Israeli attacks on military positions in the country’s south, saying they have...
05:44, 2019-06-02

Israeli government accused of abandoning soldiers with PTSD Up to one in 12 soldiers report symptoms, yet struggle for official recognition and access to helpIsraeli soldiers have accused the government of aba...
07:20, 2019-08-21

Israeli parliament votes to hold new election in September Israeli lawmakers have voted in favor of dissolving parliament following Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau's failure to form a coalition government. ...
00:20, 2019-05-30

Israeli forces strike Syria air base — report Israel has fired missiles onto a Syrian air base, killing a soldier and wounding two others, said Syria's state media. If confirmed, it would be the ...
02:00, 2019-06-03

Israeli politician says he’ll cut financial ties to Jeffrey Epstein An Israeli politician attempting to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — and under fire for his ties to Jeffrey Epstein — says his ...
20:12, 2019-07-15

US not inviting Israeli officials to economic workshop in Bahrain The White House is hosting a workshop in Bahrain next week to launch the economic components of the administration’s Middle East peace plan but...
21:44, 2019-06-17

Israeli spymaster says Iran responsible for recent attacks JERUSALEM (AP) — The head of Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency says Iran was behind a string of recent attacks on targets across the Persian ...
15:20, 2019-07-01

Jordan summons Israeli envoy over Jerusalem 'violations' The move follows last week's clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces at one of the holiest sites for Muslims and Jews. A Jordanian-controlled...
20:44, 2019-08-18

Syria says Israeli airstrike kills 4 civilians, wounds 21 DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media says Israeli warplanes have attacked an area near the capital, Damascus, killing four civilians and woundin...
07:48, 2019-07-01

Israeli soldiers discover 3,000-year-old Biblical-era watchtower Soldiers at a paratrooper base in Southern Israel have uncovered a Biblical-era watchtower....
22:00, 2019-06-19

Former Israeli PM Barak stages return to ‘topple Netanyahu’ JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s former Prime Minister Ehud Barak has announced he is returning to politics and is forming a new party that will aim t...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Russia denies role in Israeli airport GPS jamming Aircraft have been forced to use alternative navigation systems to land at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport....
13:56, 2019-06-27

Retaliatory Israeli strikes 'kill three Palestinians' in Gaza The violence in Gaza spiked after Palestinian militants in the Hamas-controlled area fired rockets at southern Israel late Saturday. Israel and Gaza'...
10:00, 2019-08-18

Cuomo: Israeli robocar tech could work in NYC subways Governor Andrew Cuomo is taking the wheel at the MTA — by testing out cars that don’t use them. The governor on Friday toured the Jerusal...
23:44, 2019-06-28

Israeli PM’s wife sentenced for misusing state funds JERUSALEM (AP) — The wife of Israel’s prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds. A Jerusalem ...
10:40, 2019-06-16

Activists protest killing of Ethiopian Israeli teenager Solomon Teka, a 19-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian origin, was shot dead by an off-duty police officer on Sunday in a town near Haifa. The teenager's k...
23:52, 2019-07-03

Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck several militant sites in the Gaza Strip after a Palestinian rocket hit a building in southern I...
09:32, 2019-06-14

In 'Skin,' an Israeli Director Portrays a Neo-Nazi's Evolution Jamie Bell, who made his name in 2000 as a young dancer in “Billy Elliot,” plays a neo-Nazi who changes his ways in Israeli director Guy Nattiv’s new...
19:12, 2019-07-22

Third season of Israeli hit ‘Fauda’ ventures into Gaza Strip JERUSALEM (AP) — The creators of Israel’s hit TV show “Fauda” are gearing up for their most ambitious mission yet: the Gaza Strip. ...
08:28, 2019-06-06

Israeli archaeologists unearth 1,500-year-old Byzantine church The elaborate Byzantine church was discovered during a construction project outside of Jerusalem. The condition of the centuries-old site "far surpas...
05:36, 2019-10-24

Hezbollah says it shot down 'Israeli drone' at Lebanon border The incident came one week after a fierce exchange of fire between the two groups. The leader of Hezbollah had pledged to retaliate "deep inside Isra...
07:40, 2019-09-09

Israeli leader compares Jewish intermarriage in US to a ‘second Holocaust’ Israel’s minister of education said in a cabinet meeting this month that the rate of marriage between US Jews and non-Jews is like a “sec...
02:00, 2019-07-10

Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says naval forces boarded a cargo ship off the coast that had been set on fire. The military says it was alerte...
15:04, 2019-06-09

Palestinian shot dead after wounding Israeli soldiers Israeli military said man was Hamas member but ‘not sent on an attack mission’Israeli forces killed a Palestinian Hamas member after he crossed the G...
12:00, 2019-08-01

Palestinians: Israeli forces hit rally against police abuse JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinians claim Israeli forces attacked them after a peaceful rally against police brutality in east Jerusalem. An eyewitness, 49...
14:04, 2019-06-28

Israeli forces kill 4 Palestinians on Gaza border The Israeli military says it has killed four Palestinian "terrorists" after its soldiers came under attack near the Gaza border fence. Deadly clashes...
09:00, 2019-08-10

Israeli PM calls US economic peace plan ‘brilliant’ JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the $50 billion U.S. economic investment plan for the Palestinians, which has been ca...
22:52, 2019-06-27

Israeli spacecraft crashes onto moon after technical failures The Israeli spacecraft Beresheet crashed onto the moon on Thursday after a series of technical failures during its final descent, shattering hopes of...
22:16, 2019-04-11

No more dead ends: Israeli app helps navigate graveyards An Israeli-developed app offers turn-by-turn voice directions to help cemetery visitors navigate large graveyards in search of a loved-one's resting ...
13:36, 2019-10-31

Israeli disinformation campaign targeted Nigerian election JERUSALEM (AP) — A U.S. think tank that analyzes misinformation online has found that an Israel-based influence campaign busted by Facebook had stump...
17:36, 2019-05-17

US briefing: Impeachment, new Epstein accuser and Israeli settlements Tuesday’s top story: ‘Heroic’ national security council witness to testify at impeachment hearings. Plus, why Disney buried its most controversial fi...
13:08, 2019-11-19

'An extremely big present': Israeli settlers welcome US policy shift Announcement that settlements no longer considered illegal is another blow for PalestiniansMahmoud Yaqoub, a 49-year-old Palestinian farmer, is hemme...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Benny Gantz to be tasked with forming Israeli government Ex-military chief expected to have 28 days to forge coalition and avoid third election in yearIsrael’s president is expected to task the former milit...
15:32, 2019-10-23

Mystery as archaeologists dig up CROCODILE BONES in Israeli desert BONES belonging to crocodiles have stunned archaeologists after being dug up in an Israeli desert....
12:32, 2019-05-21

Israeli settlement products must be labeled as such, EU court rules Foods from Israeli settlements must be identified as such with special labelling, an EU court has ruled. Consumers must be able to take ethical consi...
10:40, 2019-11-12

Benny Gantz tasked with forming Israeli government Ex-military chief has 28 days to forge coalition and avoid third election in yearIsrael’s president has tasked the former military chief Benny Gantz ...
21:00, 2019-10-23

Gaza deaths from Israeli strikes climb after family hit At least one-third of those killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza have been civilians. More than 300 rockets have been fired from Gaza into Israel in ...
03:00, 2019-11-14

Products from Israeli settlements must be labelled, EU court rules European court of justice says origin must be identified in decision likely to anger Israel The European Union’s top court has ruled that EU countrie...
13:44, 2019-11-12

Israeli airstrike kills Islamic Jihad commander Minutes after the Iranian-backed group confirmed the death of Bahaa Abu el-Atta, barrages of rockets could be heard being fired toward southern Israe...
06:48, 2019-11-12

Israeli settlement products must be labeled as such, EU's top court rules Foods from Israeli settlements must be specially labeled, the European Court of Justice has ruled. Consumers must be able to take ethical considerati...
15:56, 2019-11-12

Israeli military says Gaza rockets fall in south GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military says Palestinian militants are firing rockets from the Gaza Strip. The army said Saturday that sire...
09:48, 2019-05-04

Israeli president shocked by German skullcap comment BERLIN (AP) — Israel’s president says he’s shocked by a German official’s comment that he wouldn’t advise Jews to wear skullc...
12:16, 2019-05-26

Israeli leader uncharacteristically quiet over Gulf crisis JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been a vocal critic of Iran over the years, accusing the Islamic Republic of sinister ...
08:56, 2019-05-29

The Arab politician asking Israeli police to enter his communities Ayman Odeh reflects fears of Arab minority who feel abandoned by law enforcement amid a spike in gang violenceIt’s an unusual request – not one you m...
07:52, 2019-11-19

New Israeli government or election: Netanyahu faces deadline JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s raucous political world is on edge, counting down to a midnight deadline to see whether a new government will be form...
09:40, 2019-05-29

U.S. reverses position on Israeli settlements, angering Palestinians The move will likely anger Palestinians and put the U.S. at odds with other nations working to end the conflict....
01:04, 2019-11-19

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu indicted for bribery and fraud Attorney general announces charges as crisis deepens for longest-serving leaderIsrael’s attorney general has indicted Benjamin Netanyahu for bribery,...
18:44, 2019-11-21

11 killed in Israeli strikes on Iranian targets in Syria The Israeli military said it hit multiple targets belonging to Iran’s elite Quds force in Syria....
10:16, 2019-11-20

US changes stance on Israeli settlements — no longer 'inconsistent with international law' Regarding Israeli settlements as inconsistent with international law "has not advanced the cause of peace," Pompeo said. The move goes against global...
21:36, 2019-11-18

Snoop Dogg to promote Israeli pot-growing machine An Israeli start-up that promotes home-grown marijuana says it has signed on American rapper Snoop Dogg as a brand ambassador...
16:36, 2019-10-22

90 rockets fired into Israel from Gaza: Israeli military Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired at least 90 rockets into southern Israel on Saturday, according to the Israeli military, triggering ret...
15:36, 2019-05-04

The Latest: Israeli launches airstrikes on Gaza targets GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Israel-Palestinian conflict: (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The Israeli military says it...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Israeli scientists ‘print 3D heart using human tissue’ Israeli scientists say they have created the world’s first 3D-printed heart using human tissue....
18:44, 2019-04-15

Whatsapp sues Israeli company over spyware scandal Facebook-owned WhatsApp has filed a lawsuit against surveillance company NSO Group, claiming the firm used malware to hack into phones. Whatsapp clai...
10:00, 2019-10-30

The Latest: Israeli PM wishes Eurovision contestant luck Israel’s prime minister has called the country’s Eurovision representative to wish him luck in the contest...
22:44, 2019-05-18

She’s Gotta Have It Writer Responds to John Boyega Regarding ‘Trash’ Black Brits Scene In the fifth episode of She’s Gotta Have It’s second season, titled, “SuperCaliFragiSexy,” Nola Darling (DeWanda Wise) and her new lust interest Olum...
17:48, 2019-06-05

Praisesong for the Writer: The Literary World Mourns the Death of Author Paule Marshall “Heartbreaking news...Another beloved elder has crossed over,” tweeted two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage on Thursday afternoon....
18:28, 2019-08-16

Jailed Turkish writer Ahmet Altan wins Scholl literary prize Despite his imprisonment, Turkish author and journalist Ahmet Altan continues to speak his mind. His tireless critiques of Turkey's Kurdish policy an...
13:48, 2019-11-25

Failed Conan O'Brien writer Stephen Colbert is re-interviewed on The Late Show Stephen Colbert occasionally likes to flip the late-night script and get interviewed himself on his Friday shows, taking the guest chair and having h...
12:40, 2019-11-02

A writer turns her suicide attempts and self-harm into lyrical prose with ‘Juliet the Maniac’ Juliet Escoria’s novel was inspired by the bipolar disorder she battled during adolescence....
20:44, 2019-05-06

Massive Search Underway for Auto Journalist and Former Jalopnik Writer Davey Johnson The global community of automotive journalists isn’t particularly huge, so when something happens to one of our own, it gets our attention. When it h...
19:56, 2019-06-10

Jiggs Kalra, Food Writer Who Elevated Indian Fine Dining, Dies at 72 Through his newspaper columns and cookbooks, Mr. Kalra became a pioneer in Indian food writing and put the spotlight on little known chefs....
19:16, 2019-06-10

Pose writer and director Janet Mock signs historic Netflix deal Janet Mock, a director, producer, and writer on FX’s Pose, just inked a three-year, multimillion-dollar deal with Netflix that allows the streamer ex...
20:12, 2019-06-19

Swiss writer Lukas Bärfuss wins prestigious Georg Büchner Prize German's most esteemed literary prize has been awarded to the prodigious Swiss author, playright and essayist, who was praised for examining the "fun...
12:04, 2019-07-09

Charles Bukowski: San Pedro plans to honor star writer after tourist demand A historian is raising funds to immortalize the cult writer and poet ahead of his centennial birthday next yearAs the unofficial historian of San Ped...
07:28, 2019-08-20

AMC orders episodic anthology series from Black Mirror and Stranger Things writer AMC already has a season-long anthology series in the form of The Terror, but now it’s getting the other kind of anthology show from writer Will Brid...
22:56, 2019-05-16

Books News: Nora Roberts Sues Brazilian Writer Who She Says Plagiarized Her Work The romance novelist Cristiane Serruya has been accused of copying passages from dozens of writers....
21:40, 2019-04-24

Goodbye Leia: Carrie Fisher's journey from film star to 'savage' writer In an extract from her biography, Sheila Heller recounts how the actor’s confessional writing broke the Hollywood moldIn the early spring of 1985, Ca...
07:32, 2019-11-30

Legion writer Jennifer Yale to adapt Chuck Palahniuk's Invisible Monsters for TV It looks like Hollywood is finally ready to take another stab at the works of Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk, a decade after we all forgot that Cl...
22:44, 2019-09-17

Creator Marta Kauffman on Grace and Frankie and building out a successful writer's room Grace And Frankie is one of Netflix’s most popular, longest running shows, largely thanks to the chemistry between Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. At the...
18:52, 2019-06-12

Zach Galifianakis details his two humiliating weeks as a Saturday Night Live writer Whatever your story is for the worst/shortest job you’ve ever had, Zach Galifianakis’ is probably better. In a recent interview with Off Camera With ...
17:52, 2019-10-16

‘Hobbs & Shaw’ writer talks to us about the latest blockbuster ‘Fast & Furious’ movie The newest installment in the Fast & Furious franchise — Hobbs & Shaw, topped by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Jason Statham &mdash...
16:36, 2019-08-03

Yang Hengjun: Australian writer detained in China expected to be charged, lawyer says Yang, who has been detained for six months, is expected to be charged with endangering national securityAustralian writer Yang Hengjun is expected to...
10:48, 2019-07-18

Zach Galifianakis details his 2 humiliating weeks as a Saturday Night Live writer Whatever your story is for the worst/shortest job you’ve ever had, Zach Galifianakis’ is probably better. In a recent interview with Off Camera With ...
21:12, 2019-10-16

Mortal Kombat writer promises R-rating, ample chances for characters to "finish him" Once upon a time, the only way weirdo kids could only see violence onscreen was by sneaking into movies or playing Mortal Kombat, the video game that...
21:32, 2019-07-12

“She Was Our Seer, Our Oracle, Our Liberator”: Writer Kuchenga Pays Tribute To Toni Morrison “With the passing of Toni Morrison, following the passing of Ntozake Shange, following the passing of Maya Angelou; black women writers are now in mo...
21:52, 2019-08-07

Michelle Rodriguez calls bullshit on Hobbs & Shaw writer's #JusticeForHan promise Michelle Rodriguez is a complicated person. Sometimes she has Good Takes, like when she refused to do more Fast And Furious movies until they committ...
23:40, 2019-08-06

Star writer Drew Magary quits as Deadspin rebellion against owners continues Deadspin staffers resign one day after top editor firedPopular website has clashed with management repeatedlyStaff members at Deadspin quit en masse ...
14:40, 2019-10-31

The Pretty One: With a New Memoir, Writer-Activist Keah Brown Is Redefining Disability on Her Own Terms How do you say the word “disability”? Does it feel shameful or derogatory, or does it roll off of your tongue, matter-of-factly? Writer and disabilit...
02:12, 2019-08-07

HBO's 'Chernobyl' writer urges tourists to show respect when visiting disaster site Craig Mazin, the writer-producer on HBO's "Chernobyl" miniseries, has urged fans on Twitter to be respectful when visiting the nuclear disaster site....
17:00, 2019-06-12

Chernobyl writer urges Instagram tourists to 'respect' nuclear disaster site Spike in visitors, including some who pose in little more than a g-string, prompts writer of HBO hit to speak outThe writer of the acclaimed HBO dram...
04:20, 2019-06-12

'We're living in emergency times': nature writer Barry Lopez's dire warning We must learn from the wisdom of traditional societies, says the writer whose new book Horizon describes his life through his experience of six geogr...
09:28, 2019-05-07

Trump accused of sexual assault by writer E. Jean Carroll — he calls it ‘fiction’ E. Jean Carroll, an advice columnist for Elle magazine, detailed an incident she said took place in either late 1995 or early 1996....
00:00, 2019-06-22

Yang Hengjun: Australian writer charged with espionage in China after months in custody A Chinese-born Australian writer held in China since January has been charged with espionage, the Australian government has said....
11:12, 2019-08-27

A Barstool Sports writer made fun of a missing student. He was fired after she was found dead. The blog post has been deleted, and Barstool's founder has fired its author for a "ridiculous lack of judgment," but said "I know he meant well."...
00:56, 2019-06-30

Rihanna defends Vogue writer who came under fire for not preparing interview questions: 'That's gangster' Arturo Holmes/WireImage Singer Rihanna has defended a Vogue writer currently under fire for showing up to their interview without a list of questions...
16:52, 2019-10-14

The 'world's greatest living travel writer' has spent 32 years in Japan. Here's what he's observed. Brigitte Lacombe Pico Iyer is the author of eight works of nonfiction and two novels. The following is an excerpt from his book, "A Beginner's Guide...
22:20, 2019-09-28

Dan Crenshaw fact-checks NYT writer who wrongly accused him of not supporting 9/11 victims fund Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Tex, had a sharp response to a New York Times writer who accused him of not supporting the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, urgin...
02:32, 2019-06-12

Writer begs for Mets fans’ forgiveness after Pete Alonso award snub Another year, another Met coming up just one vote shy of winning an MLB award unanimously. The Athletic’s Andrew Baggarly quickly defended his ...
02:16, 2019-11-12

Sexy witch. Sexy nurse. Sexy Mr. Rogers? Inside the sexy Halloween costume industrial complex. Of course there’s a sexy impeachment costume. Meet Yandy, the company trying to make your craziest seasonal fantasies come true....
14:56, 2019-10-28

Donald Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign by slamming 'fake news media' and 'illegal witch hunt' Donald Trump has officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a grievance-filled rally in Florida as he jabbed and the press and the political...
06:56, 2019-06-19

In Monique Truong’s ‘The Sweetest Fruits,’ 19th-century writer Lafcadio Hearn comes to life Truong’s book is made up of women’s voices, each of them relating a version of the writer they loved....
21:20, 2019-08-29

'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' writer, director Simon Kinberg takes blame for film's failure For Simon Kinberg, the buck stops here when it comes to the failure of "Dark Phoenix" to live up to the commercial and critical success of previous f...
22:20, 2019-06-16

John Wick writer launches grappling hook over to Just Case video game adaptation The Just Cause video game series has always been built on unnecessarily dramatic stunts, allowing players to, say, destroy an enemy base by having pr...
22:52, 2019-05-21

Prince Harry once ‘sent Jennifer Aniston texts,' called her ‘princess material’, claims writer Prince Harry might be happily married and celebrating his first Father's Day today, but once upon a time, the royal is said to have been "obsessed" w...
01:40, 2019-06-18

David Letterman apologizes to comedy writer for sexual favouritism during ‘Late Night’ days 'I don’t want to be that guy,' said the former 'Late Night' host. 'I’m not that guy now, I was that guy then.'...
21:08, 2019-10-31

Forget New York. For writer Saeed Jones, Columbus, Ohio, is the place to be a literary star. The author of “How We Fight For Our Lives” explains why he left the Big Apple for the Midwest — and tailgating....
21:16, 2019-10-22

The producer of hits like 'Get Out' is making a movie about WeWork's dramatic rise and fall, with the writer of 'The Big Short' REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Jason Blum, the producer behind horror hits like "Get Out" and Oscar winners like "BlacKkKlansman," is developing a movie about...
21:00, 2019-12-02

A New Toni Morrison Documentary Gives the World’s Greatest Living Writer Her Flowers, and Plants New Seeds Toni Morrison had to figure out a way to talk to Muhammad Ali. It was the mid-seventies and at the time, she was his editor, tasked with bringing his...
22:48, 2019-06-21

Emma Stone is engaged to 'SNL' writer Dave McCary, and her vintage-inspired ring is said to be worth at least $35,000 Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Emma Stone is engaged to "Saturday Night Live" writer and segment director David McCary after two years of dating. Sto...
19:32, 2019-12-05

Like a Mother: With a New Column and Coast, Writer-Activist Jamilah Lemieux Talks Progressive Parenting Jamilah Lemieux is a millennial working mother—emphasis on working. The acclaimed journalist, activist, cultural critic, communications expert and “f...
20:20, 2019-07-29

People of color are calling out a Vogue writer for not preparing for her interview with Rihanna: 'The disrespect is real' Han Myung Gu/WireImage People on Twitter are calling out a Vogue writer for being unprepared for an interview with singer and businesswoman Rihanna. ...
20:36, 2019-10-10

Peaky Blinders writer hints at film - and dashes Liam Gallagher cameo hopes The writer of Peaky Blinders is hoping a film version will be made when the TV series ends....
21:12, 2019-09-14

Poland cancels Israeli visit amid Holocaust restitution row Poland has called off a visit by Israeli officials, claiming they were seeking to force talks on the restitution of Jewish property seized during Wor...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Israeli court rules Palestinians may attend joint memorial JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Supreme Court has ordered Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to allow 176 Palestinians from the West Bank to enter Isr...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after closing offshore waters A set of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza following rockets striking southern Israel threaten to unravel a ceasefire reached in May. Israel also cut off Pa...
04:04, 2019-06-14

Jordan Valley settlement officially approved by Israeli lawmakers Israeli lawmakers have given a go-ahead to a small settlement in the West Bank, following an election campaign pledge from PM Benjamin Netanyahu to a...
17:20, 2019-09-15

Greta Thunberg pictures used to shame Israeli workers for using plastic Workplaces are using pictures of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg to shame colleagues for using plastic....
15:32, 2019-11-08

Israeli Arab lawmakers reject Benjamin Netanyahu, but he's still in the race A group of Israeli Arab lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the negotiations over who emerges victorious from inconclu...
05:00, 2019-09-24

WhatsApp vulnerability exploited to infect phones with Israeli spyware Enlarge (credit: Santeri Viinamäki) Attackers have been exploiting a vulnerability in WhatsApp that allowed them to infect phones with advanced spy...
04:24, 2019-05-14

Gaza militants and Israeli forces lurch into new round of violence Air and tank strikes kill nine Palestinians and rockets kill three people in Israel Militants in Gaza and Israeli forces engaged in a bloody and spir...
20:48, 2019-05-05

How One Photographer Captured Burning Issues Across the Israeli-Palestinian Divide He had arrived as an American-Israeli in a Palestinian village, but identities quickly faded as mutual trust and respect transcended politics....
16:40, 2019-09-15

Israeli library offers glimpse of old Jewish life in Europe JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s National Library has digitized a rare collection of communal ledgers from long-lost Jewish communities of Europe, off...
18:08, 2019-06-18

Israeli app helps people navigate cemeteries to find graves An Israeli-developed app offers turn-by-turn voice directions to help visitors navigate large graveyards in search of a loved-one's resting place....
14:52, 2019-10-31

Trump tweets about possible defense treaty days before Israeli elections The timing of Trump's tweet, just days before Israel's election on Tuesday, appeared aimed at buttressing Netanyahu's bid to remain in power by showc...
22:32, 2019-09-14

Data shows Israeli settlements boosted after Trump election JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s government went on a spending binge in its West Bank settlements following the election of President Donald Trump. Th...
08:56, 2019-05-14

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after closing of offshore waters A set of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza following rockets striking southern Israel threaten to unravel a ceasefire reached in May. Israel also cut off Pa...
10:08, 2019-06-14

Israeli Firm Tied to Tool That Uses WhatsApp Flaw to Spy on Activists Researchers said the NSO Group had found a vulnerability, which was disclosed Monday, that was used to target the iPhone of a human-rights lawyer in ...
05:20, 2019-05-14

Israeli TV Eurovision webcast hacked with fake missile alert Song contest semi-final interrupted with warnings of imminent attack on Tel AvivThe online stream of the Eurovision semi-finals in Israel was hacked ...
14:04, 2019-05-15

US official leading Israeli-Palestinian peace plan resigns Jason Greenblatt, the architect of the US plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace has stepped down. His exit without releasing a peace plan has sparked mo...
00:52, 2019-09-06

US softens stance on Israeli settlements — no longer 'inconsistent with international law' Regarding Israeli settlements as inconsistent with international law "has not advanced the cause of peace," Pompeo said. The move goes against global...
21:00, 2019-11-18

Israeli forces shoot 16 Palestinian protesters at Gaza frontier Thousands turn out to commemorate mass displacement of people in 1948Israeli soldiers have shot 16 people at the Gaza frontier on a day of rallies co...
21:48, 2019-05-15

German theater brings David Grossman novel to Israeli stage How can a Frankfurt theater bring a deeply Israeli experience of war, trauma and violent loss to the stage in Tel Aviv? A German-language production ...
16:40, 2019-07-02

Authors react to growing populism at the German-Israeli lit fest What can literature do to counter propaganda, lies and distorted language? At the German-Israeli Literature Festival, writers Priya Basil and Sami Be...
15:24, 2019-09-09

Israeli Holocaust museum lectures AOC after ‘concentration camp’ remarks WASHINGTON – The Yad Vashem museum in Israel suggested that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez needed a history lesson after the freshman Democrat s...
20:20, 2019-06-19

US duty free magnates fund controversial Israeli settlements HEBRON, West Bank (AP) — When travelers shop at dozens of duty free stores at airports worldwide, they may be paying for more than a bottle of vodka ...
09:00, 2019-07-01

US duty free magnates fund network for Israeli settlements JERUSALEM (AP) — When travelers shop at dozens of duty free shops at airports worldwide, they may be paying for more than a bottle of vodka or box of...
09:00, 2019-07-01

Footage leaked of Israeli officer shooting Palestinian in the back Israel says it has completed investigation into woman seen in year-old videoIsrael has completed an investigation into the case of a former police of...
18:08, 2019-11-03

Benjamin Netanyahu in close fight for survival in Israeli election Prime minister’s ruling Likud party trailing Blue and White party, poll showsIsraeli election: live coverageBenjamin Netanyahu could be scrambling fo...
22:08, 2019-09-17

Ten killed in Israeli airstrikes in Syria in reply to rocket attack Israel launches airstrikes in response to rocket fire targeting Golan HeightsIsrael has carried out airstrikes in Syria in response to rare rocket fi...
14:56, 2019-06-02

Israeli PM Netanyahu's wife fined for misusing public money Sara Netanyahu was accused of overspending the state funds on catered meals at the premier's official residence, despite a full-time chef having been...
13:44, 2019-06-16

Explosions heard in Syrian capital apparent Israeli strikes DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that several explosions were heard in the capital Damascus as the country’s air defenses...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Hackers interrupt Israeli Eurovision webcast with faked explosions The state broadcaster's stream showed faked video of explosions in the host city, Tel Aviv....
16:32, 2019-05-15

Benjamin Netanyahu fights for survival in tight Israeli election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was fighting for his political survival in the final hours of a close Israeli election Tuesday, urging vote...
18:24, 2019-09-17

Iran could attack Israel if standoff with the U.S. escalates: Israeli minister An Israeli cabinet minister warned on Sunday of possible direct or proxy Iranian attacks on Israel should the stand-off between Tehran and Washington...
14:52, 2019-05-12

US says Israeli settlements no longer considered illegal in dramatic shift US declaration marks rejection of 2016 UN resolution that settlements on the West Bank are a ‘flagrant violation’ of international lawThe US has decl...
21:40, 2019-11-18

The Latest: Israeli parliament vote triggers early election JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Israel’s political crisis (all times local): 12:10 a.m. Israel’s parliament has voted to dissolve itself, ...
23:24, 2019-05-29

Former Israeli general Benny Gantz gets shot at forming government If no contender can end political crisis, country will face third election in one yearIsrael’s president is expected to task the ex-military chief Be...
14:45, 2019-10-23

Mexico City: woman in blond wig shoots two Israeli men to death Woman claimed killings were a crime of passion, but prosecutors say international ‘criminal groups’ were involvedA woman wearing a blond wig disguise...
21:36, 2019-07-25

Lawyer criticises secretive Israeli case against Gaza aid worker Mohammed El Halabi was jailed in 2016 over alleged funding of Hamas but not convicted A lawyer representing a Palestinian aid worker alleged to have ...
06:52, 2019-11-28