Day: April 18, 2020

Michael Jordan ‘Last Dance’ documentary: When, where to watch; what to look for

ESPN got the message. With sports fans starved for new content — one can only rewatch “Tiger King” so many times — they bumped up the release date of the new “The Last Dance” 10-hour Michael Jordan documentary. The original plan had been to air it around this year’s NBA Finals in June. However, with […]

Being young in times of lockdown: Online classes, virtual dates and more

For starters, dates have become virtual, teachers are seen behind phone screens, and movie nights are all about screen-sharing now. Classes, endless cups of coffee, canteen banter, notes exchange, cafe meet-ups and occasional parties once defined the bitter-sweet pre-quarantine life for youngsters. But, the lockdown period has changed things in unfathomable ways. For starters, dates […]

Individual ashtrays, hourly disinfection: French carmakers eye production restart

Peugeot-owner PSA and Renault are planning new safety measures in a push by France’s major industrial groups for a breakthrough with workers to reopen some factories before the government lifts its lockdown from mid-May, unions said. Japanese carmaker Toyota Motor Corp. (7203.T) on Wednesday became the first auto company with a plant in France to […]

UN’s internet access goals won’t be met the way we’re going, research shows

There’s nothing like a global pandemic forcing us to stay at home and limiting our in-person interactions with others to remind us quite how much we rely on the internet. But while billions of people see internet access as a given, there’s a very real digital divide — 46% of the world’s population is still […]

‘Love Triangle’ Murder: Ala. Detective Accused of Killing Woman Who Dated Same Male Cop

An Alabama detective is charged with murder for allegedly shooting a romantic rival in a deadly love triangle, say police. On Friday at about 11:51 p.m., Birmingham officers raced to the Germania Park area after being alerted to shots fired by the city’s gunfire detection system, the Birmingham Police Department says in a press release. […]