Day: May 14, 2019

HBO Greenlights the Space Tourism Comedy Avenue 5

From left: Hugh Laurie in Tomorrowland, and Rebecca Front in Humans. Image: Disney, AMCWe’re going to need something to fill that giant comedic hole Tormund’s heavy milk drinking will leave behind, why not find it in space? HBO has given a series order to Avenue 5, a sci-fi comedy starring Rebecca Front (Humans) and Hugh…

Parents who starved and shackled children sentenced to life – CTV News

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — The eldest son and daughter of a couple who starved and shackled 12 of their children spoke publicly forthe first time Friday, alternately condemning and forgiving their parents before a judge sentenced the pair to up to life in prison. Since being freed from their prison-like home more than a year ago,…

Shamima Begum: Why women are terrorism’s secret weapon

Image copyright PA Image caption Shamima Begum was 15 and living in Bethnal Green, London, when she left the UK in 2015 When women make the news because of terrorism, the focus has often been on their role as victims or as potential allies in countering the threat. By contrast, women who take part in…