(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is traveling to Oklahoma to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, putting the national spotlight on one of the worst acts of racial violence in America that was largely whitewashed and omitted from history books. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When Katharine Lee, a postdoctoral research fellow at Washington University in St. Louis, and Kathryn Clancy, an associate professor of anthropology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, each say they experienced unexpected menstrual cycles after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, they did... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Last week, when the White House announced an agreement with Uber and Lyft to offer free rides to vaccine sites as part of President Joe Biden's aim to inoculate 70% of Americans against the coronavirus by the Fourth of July, the partnership... Read More.
Mank is heading into Oscars night with the most nominations of any film -- 10, including the coveted Best Picture trophy. It stars Gary Oldman as real-life Hollywood screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz. Set between 1930 and 1940, the film follows "Mank," as he's known, as he is hired by Orson... Read More.
Nomadland is a frontrunner for the Best Picture statuette at this year's Academy Awards. It stars Frances McDormand as Fern, a widow living in a company town in Nevada. When the only industry in the town shuts down, she sells her home and most of her possessions, buys... Read More.
The Father, one of eight nominees this year competing for the Best Picture Oscar, stars Oscar winners Olivia Colman and Anthony Hopkins. Hopkins plays the title character, a man suffering from dementia. He insists he has no memory problems, yet is unable to remember major... Read More.
The Trial of the Chicago 7 is up for Best Picture at the Oscars this weekend. The film is based on the real-life trial of a group of prominent anti-Vietnam War activists, including Abbie Hoffman, Tom Hayden, Jerry Rubin and Bobby Seale. Five months after protesting at the 1968 Democratic National... Read More.
Judas and the Black Messiah is in the running for the Best Picture Oscar this weekend. The film tells the real-life story of Fred Hampton, the deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther party. Set in the late 1960s, the film follows Hampton, played... Read More.
Minari, one of this year's Best Picture Oscar nominees, is inspired by the life of writer and director Lee Isaac Chung. It follows Jacob and Monica Yi, immigrants from South Korea who move from California to Arkansas with their children to grow Korean produce. Monica's... Read More.
Sound of Metal is up for Best Picture at the Oscars this Sunday. Here's what you need to know: It stars Riz Ahmed as Ruben Stone, the drummer in a heavy metal duo called Blackgammon. When Ruben starts to lose his hearing, he must face... Read More.
Promising Young Woman is among the eight films vying for the Best Picture Oscar this year. It stars Carey Mulligan as Cassie, a 30-year-old medical school dropout who's obsessed with avenging her best friend Nina, who took her own life after she was sexually assaulted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd has put a spotlight on law enforcement training, as his former supervisors, trainers, and counterparts take the stand to testify. Chauvin’s defense attorney, Eric Nelson,... Read More.