‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett charged with faking racist attack

(Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Wednesday with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten on the streets of Chicago by two masked... Read more »

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett charged with faking racist attack

(Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Wednesday with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten on the streets of Chicago by two masked... Read more »

From street kids to war romance, Oscar foreign-film slate keeps it real

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – From Lebanese street children to love behind the Iron Curtain and the daily life of a Mexican housekeeper, this year’s Oscar-nominated foreign language films draw... Read more »

RPT-UPDATE 1-Managers hired for Toshiba Memory IPO, possibly Japan’s biggest in 2019-sources

(Repeats story that first ran late on Wednesday.) * Nomura, Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley picked * Bain-led consortium bought Toshiba Memory last year for $18 bln * Toshiba Corp... Read more »

Gucci puts on masquerade catwalk as Milan Fashion Week opens

MILAN (Reuters) – Masks of all shades, shapes and sizes took over the Gucci catwalk on Wednesday as the Italian luxury label kicked off Milan’s leg of the Autumn/Winter... Read more »

Viacom keeps cutting cord, will stream programs on fuboTV

FILE PHOTO: The Viacom logo is displayed on the doors of a building in midtown Manhattan in New York, U.S., February 27, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo (Reuters) – Viacom... Read more »

Justice Thomas assails landmark U.S. libel ruling that protects media

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Conservative Justice Clarence Thomas on Tuesday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider its landmark 1964 ruling that made it harder for public figures to sue... Read more »

Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram posts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Roger Stone, a former political adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, was ordered on Tuesday to appear in court this week over Instagram posts that chastised... Read more »

Justice Thomas calls for reconsidering landmark U.S. defamation ruling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Tuesday urged the court to reconsider its landmark precedent that made it harder for public figures to sue for... Read more »

Justice Thomas calls for reconsidering landmark U.S. defamation ruling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Tuesday urged the court to reconsider its landmark precedent that made it harder for public figures to sue for... Read more »