Amy Adams Does Not Want to Do ‘Sharp Objects’ Season 2 — HBO Series to End After One Season

It looks like our time with Camille Preaker will come to an end in just five more episodes. HBO has announced that Sharp Objects, a chilling thriller centered on the deaths of two girls in a quiet Midwestern town, won’t continue on past the finale, despite successful ratings. Although the novel by Gillian Flynn had …

After Trump cuts aid, U.N. relief agency lays off staff in Gaza and West Bank

A wall painting made by Palestinian employees of the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees headquarters in Gaza City as they protest the agency’s decision to fire dozens of them. (Khalil Hamra/AP) by Loveday Morris July 25 at 11:43 AM Email the author JERUSALEM — The United Nations said Wednesday it had been forced to …

Donald Trump postpones summit with Vladimir Putin until new year | US news

Donald Trump’s proposed Washington meeting with the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, has been delayed until 2019. The national security adviser, John Bolton, in a statement, cited special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election as the reason for the delay. Bolton said: “The President believes that the next bilateral meeting with …

Trump administration says it won’t recognize Russia’s annexation of Crimea

The Trump administration issued a declaration on Wednesday ruling out the possibility of the United States recognizing Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea, a move aimed at tempering growing bipartisan concern over the president’s dealings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The declaration, released just before Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was scheduled to appear before a …

Actor Brigitte Nielsen defends having baby at 54, saying: ‘It’s my life’ | Life and style

The model and actor Brigitte Nielsen has said she understands why people think she is too old to have a baby at 54, but highlighted that older fathers never receive the same criticism. Her daughter Frida – her fifth child, and her first with 39-year-old husband Mattia Dessi was born in June. Nielsen, now 55, …

Which Hot Movie Dad Monologue Is the Best?

A24 + Sony Pictures + 20th Century Fox While the star of Eighth Grade—the heartwarming, cringe-inducing new film about the titular middle-school gauntlet—is undoubtedly Kayla Day (Elsie Fisher), there’s one other person ELLE.com moviegoers were discussing after our respective viewings: Kayla’s dad, Mark Day. 13 Reasons Why‘s Josh Hamilton makes Mark one of the most …

Scores dead in southern Syria as ISIS unleashes devastating attacks

by Louisa Loveluck July 25 at 12:00 PM Email the author BEIRUT — The Islamic State unleashed suicide blasts and gunfire Wednesday in a rare onslaught on a southern Syrian city, officials said, killing scores of people and underscoring the militant group’s ability to strike despite losing most of its territory. The assault in Sweida, …

Tour de France 2018: stage 17 mountain battle reaches final climb – live! | Sport

11.21am EDT11:21 5km to go: Chris Froome is currently last of the eight riders in the yellow jersey group, a state of affairs which may or may not be significant. 11.20am EDT11:20 5.5km to go: Romain Bardet is dropped from the yellow jersey group. 11.19am EDT11:19 6.4km to go: Nairo Quintana drops Rafal Majka as …

8 Women Reveal the Most Random Thing They Put on Their Wedding Registries

We all know that weddings are about love and commitment and being surrounded by the people who mean the most to you. But, weddings are also about presents. More specifically, weddings are about the very particular presents people put on registries in order to furnish their new, married life. Below, eight women reveal the one …