Dow tumbles 500 points in choppy trade as S&P 500 teeters on brink of bear market

Dow tumbles 500 points in choppy trade as S&P 500 teeters on brink of bear market

US stocks fell Thursday, failing to stabilize amid a broad-based selloff that’s sent stocks to their lowest levels in more than a year, with the S&P 500 nearing bear-market territory. What’s happening The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA fell 509 points, or 1.6%, to 31,330. The S&P 500 SPX was down 61 points, or 1.7% … Read more

Colorado led the nation in bank robberies last year — a ranking that some investigators lay at the hands of desperation and addiction

Normally, Colorado has between 110 and 120 bank robberies a year. That number dropped to 90 in 2020, during the height of the COVID-10 lockdowns. Last year, though, it spiked to 195 robberies. “It is a lot,” said Michael Schneider, Denver FBI’s special agent in charge. “These are violent crimes. … These have a significant … Read more

Catholic cardinal, others arrested on Hong Kong security law | Entertainment News

HONG KONG (AP) — A 90-year-old Roman Catholic cardinal, a singer and at least two others have been arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China’s national security, in an action widely condemned as a further sign of Beijing’s erosion of rights in the city. The arrests further expand … Read more

Surprise! Justin Timberlake is in ‘Candy’ with Jessica Biel

Viewers tuning in to Thursday’s episode of “Candy,” starring Jessica Biel, may recognize a familiar face: Biel’s husband Justin Timberlake By ALICIA RANCILIO Associated Press May 12, 2022, 4:10 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW YORK — Viewers tuning in to Thursday’s episode of “Candy,” starring Jessica Biel, … Read more

Surprise! Justin Timberlake Is in ‘Candy’ With Jessica Biel | Entertainment News

By ALICIA RANCILIO, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Viewers tuning in to Thursday’s episode of “Candy,” starring Jessica Biel, may recognize a familiar face: Biel’s husband Justin Timberlake. The musician and actor portraying a representative who investigates the murder the show is centered around. Biel, a co-executive producer on the project, says Timberlake first … Read more

Catholic cardinal, others arrested on Hong Kong security law

HONG KONG — A 90-year-old Roman Catholic cardinal, a singer and at least two others have been arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China’s national security, in an action widely condemned as a further sign of Beijing’s erosion of rights in the city. A police statement said the … Read more

Mario Batali Acquittal Underscores Perils of #MeToo Cases | New York News

By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $230 million contract, despite an investigation into claims he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the … Read more

Film Producers Defend Safety in Alec Baldwin Shooting | Entertainment News

By MORGAN LEE, Associated Press SANTA FE, NM (AP) — A film production company is contesting sanctions by New Mexico officials for alleged workplace safety violations on set of “Rust,” where actor Alec Baldwin fatally shot a cinematographer in October, according to filings posted Wednesday by state regulators. Rust Movie Productions is challenging the basis … Read more

Reports: Hong Kong arrests Roman Catholic cardinal, others | Entertainment News

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities arrested a Roman Catholic cardinal, a singer and at least two others on Wednesday on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China’s national security, reports said. Cardinal Joseph Zen, singer-actress Denise Ho, lawyer Margaret Ng and scholar Hui Po-keung were detained by Hong Kong’s National Security … Read more

Vin Diesel helps supercharge AMC stock, while Dave & Buster’s rising social-media mentions raise eyebrows among those fearing scam

AMC Entertainment’s shares on Monday were too fast and too furious for short sellers, while Dave & Buster’s stock PLAY, +1.85% mentions on community-investing platforms elicited some skepticism. “F9,” The ninth installment of Vin Diesel’s “Fast & Furious” franchise, pulled down $70 million over its opening weekend after opting for a theater-only release, potentially marking … Read more