Renovated NYC museum hall showcases Indigenous perspectives

Renovated NYC museum hall showcases Indigenous perspectives

NEW YORK — In his first visit to the American Museum of Natural History, Morgan Guerin had a list. Not of things he wanted to check out, though — a list of things that he hated. It started with seeing certain regalia from his Musqueam Indian Band — sacred objects not intended for public display … Read more

Ukrainian circus comes to town, and stays in Italy, amid war

A Ukrainian circus troupe is performing a never-ending “Alice in Wonderland” tour of Italy By TRISHA THOMAS Associated Press May 12, 2022, 7:42 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PISTOIA, Italy — A Ukrainian circus troupe is performing a never-ending “Alice in Wonderland” tour of Italy, caught in the … Read more

Space Center Houston launches out-of-this-world Moon2Mars Festival

In honor of NASA’s Artemis missions to the Moon, Mars, and beyond, Space Center Houston is launching a new festival this summer. Called Moon2Mars, it’s a three-day public event from June 9-12 that provides an up-close look at the latest space technology and hands-on experiences like piloting an actual space rover. There are also panel … Read more

Worldwise: Fashion Designer Nigel Curtiss’ Favorite Things

British fashion designer Nigel Curtiss has mastered the art of slow fashion. In a time where fast fashion is dominating e-commerce sales, Curtiss shows us what sustainable chic looks like in his flagship boutique in New York. “We want to make small quantities of the very best clothes,” Curtiss says. “We want everything that is … Read more

Free outdoor music series returns to Long Center lawn all summer long

Returning for its second year, The Drop-In concert series at the Long Center is bringing a dozen refreshing new outdoor shows for Austinites, completely for free. The Drop-In series, driven by Subaru and run by the Long Center in partnership with Austin City Limits Radio, will bring up-and-coming acts to the stage on the Hartman … Read more

We babysat our 4-year-old granddaughter for a few days. Here’s how that went.

Right in front of me, this 1,400-year-old woman touches a volcano. She says she is in pain but believes she will survive with proper care. So, I pack her up in a Red Flyer wagon for a trip to the hospital. It’s not easy getting her into that wagon because you have to be very … 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

Summer Preview: Daisy Edgar-Jones takes on ‘Crawdads’

Good things seem to happen to Daisy Edgar-Jones while she’s busy doing something else. Her breakout role as Marianne in the popular Hulu miniseries “Normal People” came about while she was on another production. She read the book in between takes and filmed her audition on set. Several years later, she was on that same … Read more

Sony’s profit surges on healthy film, game, music growth

Sony’s fiscal fourth quarter surged 67% to 111.1 billion yen, or about $850 million, compared to the previous year, as the Japanese entertainment and electronics company racked up profits in video game and movie divisions By YURI KAGEYAMA AP Business Writer May 10, 2022, 8:57 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail … Read more