Box Office: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ stuns with $70 million opening weekend

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Talk about scary good. Director Jordan Peele (L) and cast members Lupita Nyong’o, Evan Alex, Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Winston Duke attend the “Us” premiere... Read more »

AT&T, Viacom continue contract negotiations past deadline

FILE PHOTO: The Viacom office is seen in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and other Viacom Inc channels were... Read more »

AT&T, Viacom continue contract negotiations past deadline

FILE PHOTO: The Viacom office is seen in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and other Viacom Inc channels were... Read more »

Guns and tourists: Aboard the unlikely India-Pakistan ‘friendship bus’

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – One Friday morning before dawn, a half-empty Volvo coach slipped out of New Delhi’s Ambedkar bus terminal under armed guard, the sirens of a police... Read more »

Nostalgic ‘Only Fools and Horses’ stage show soothes divided Britain

LONDON (Reuters) – British comedy “Only Fools and Horses” ran for decades, drew the biggest home audience yet for a TV episode – and has smashed box office records... Read more »

Harvard sued by descendant of U.S. slave photographed in 19th century

(Reuters) – A descendant of an American slave on Wednesday sued Harvard University to gain possession of photos of her great-great-great grandfather that the school commissioned in 1850 on... Read more »

Bill Murray film’s use of famed U.S. horse racing phrase draws lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. horse racing announcer Dave Johnson, who called Triple Crown races for ABC television for two decades, on Wednesday sued the makers of Bill Murray’s... Read more »

U.S. lawmaker says tech companies must quickly remove violent content after New Zealand

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Following the live-streaming on social media of the mass shooting in New Zealand, the chair of the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security wrote a letter... Read more »

Publishers sue Peloton for using songs by Katy Perry, Rihanna, Timberlake, others

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Publishers representing the writers of songs by Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood and hundreds of other artists sued Peloton Interactive Inc... Read more »

American fans eagerly expect Meghan and Harry’s baby

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Fascination, pride and the best soap opera in the world have many Americans eagerly awaiting the impending birth of Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex... Read more »