Prince Harry is ‘over the moon’ after Meghan Markle gives birth to a baby boy
The royal family has officially welcomed a new member. On Monday, the @sussexroyal Instagram account announced that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were “overjoyed” to welcome the birth of their son, and Prince Harry later confirmed the new addition to his fam…
New video in Sandra Bland’s case brings more questions than answers for her family
The release of cell phone video taken by Sandra Bland almost four years after her death and nearly two years after the trial for the trooper who arrested Bland makes her sister question what the police have told their family.
A Dying Craft, Made to Order
On the outskirts of Mexico City, a cobbler makes handmade soccer cleats in a family workshop, preserving a tradition all but extinct in the era of mass production and Nafta.
Preschool friends reunite two decades later and get married
Despite being separated for 12 years by a family move, Natalie Crowe and Austin Tatman were reunited and married over two decades after they became pals at a Florida preschool.
8-year-old synagogue shooting victim shows reporter her injury
Eight-year-old Noya Dahan survived the shooting at a synagogue in Poway, California. Sara Sidner talked to Noya and her father about the shooting and how anti-semitism has followed their family through their life.
States Seek Financial Relief for Family Caregivers
Lawmakers in California and at least seven other states want to provide state income tax credits for families that need help with home caregiving.
The family who paid $6.5 million in the college admissions scandal has been identified as a family from China
Sources familiar with the college admissions scandal told the Los Angeles Times that Yusi Zhao and her family, who live in Beijing, paid William “Rick” Singer $6.5 million to get Zhao into Stanford University. No one in Zhao’s family has been charged as part …
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Stephen Merchant on the existential crisis of life in the digital age
Stephen Merchant, the writer and director of the recently released (and very funny) film Fighting with My Family, joined Sam Haysom and Nikolay Nikolov, the co-hosts of the Fiction Predictions podcast, for an extended interview. Read the full article on Steph…
Trailer for the animated Addams Family
Seeing as they started out as cartoons by the amazing Charles Addams, an animated Addams Family seems right. I did love the old show tho. Read the rest
‘Part Of The History Of Evil,’ Parents Say Of Alleged California Synagogue Shooter
The Earnest family denounced their son’s actions in connection to the attack on the Chabad of Poway synagogue in San Diego. A family attorney says they will not pay for their son’s legal defense.
Horse Deaths Are Threatening the Racing Industry. Is the Sport Obsolete?
A Kentucky family in the horse business for decades says action to address the health of the animals is overdue. The consequences of inaction could be catastrophic.
Walmart’s Plan to Decimate Netflix Is Reportedly ‘Shoppable Content’
Walmart has big plans to bring you the family-friendly original content you never asked for on its streaming service—but it also reportedly wants to get you to buy stuff while you’re watching. Read more…
‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Avengers’ stars fight in an ‘SNL’ take on ‘Family Feud’
Saturday Night Live ‘s May 4 cold open was a gift. It kept the tired political humor to a bare minimum and focused instead on a different kind of armageddon: the entertainment-pocalypse that sees Game of Thrones and the Marvel Cinematic Universe as we know it…
The Long Run: Biden and Obama’s ‘Odd Couple’ Relationship Aged Into Family Ties
Four years ago, Barack Obama gently discouraged him from running for president, but Joseph R. Biden Jr. is back and presenting himself as Mr. Obama’s natural heir.
Canoo, the electric vehicle startup formed from Faraday Future’s ashes, seeks $200 million
Less than a month after rebranding as Canoo, the startup electric vehicle company formerly known as Evelozcity is on the hunt for $200 million in new capital. The startup, which is backed by a clutch of private individuals and family offices hailing from Chin…
‘Fighting With My Family’ Review: They Body Slam You, Your Mum and Dad. Lovingly.
Dwayne Johnson helped produce this charming comedy about a family of professional wrestlers, their chops, drops and drama.
Stephen Miller’s uncle: Nephew is ‘immigration hypocrite’
David Glosser, the uncle of White House senior adviser Stephen Miller, says if his family had not immigrated to the United States when they did then none of them would be here today.
Mexican state of Veracruz plagued by bloody shadow of violence
In just the first few months of 2019, the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz has been plagued by bloodshed — on the streets, in drive-by shootings, and even with a massacre at a family gathering.
Minneapolis to pay police shooting victim’s family $20 million
Minneapolis city officials on Friday announced a $20 million settlement with the family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a police officer in 2017, just days after the officer was convicted of crimes associated with the killing.
Homeland Security to Start DNA Testing Asylum Seekers as It Tries to Back Up ‘Fake Families’ Scare Tactic
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will start using Rapid DNA tests on some asylum seekers at the U.S.–Mexico border next week, according to a new report from CNN. The tests are intended to determine whether adults and children who are traveling togethe…
Jimmy Kimmel Re-Creates Norman Lear’s ‘All In The Family,’ ‘The Jeffersons’ Episodes For Live ABC Primetime Special – Decider
Jimmy Kimmel Re-Creates Norman Lear’s ‘All In The Family,’ ‘The Jeffersons’ Episodes For Live ABC Primetime Special Decider ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons’ rebooted for one-night event at ABC Fox News Jimmy Kimmel to host TV tribute to ‘All in the Fa…
Tesla sued in wrongful death lawsuit that alleges Autopilot caused crash
The family of Walter Huang, an Apple engineer who died after his Tesla Model X with Autopilot engaged crashed into a highway median, is suing Tesla. The State of California Department of Transportation is also named in the lawsuit. The wrongful death lawsuit,…
Phil & Tracey Neville on World Cups, family pride, legacies & big brother Gary
In a BBC Sport interview to launch the women’s summer of sport #changethegame campaign, twins Phil and Tracey Neville talk World Cups, family pride, legacies and big brother Gary.
Peter Mayhew, soul of Chewbacca, has died at 74
Days before his 75th birthday, and mere weeks before the 42nd anniversary of Star Wars, one of its leading lights has gone out of the world. Peter Mayhew, the 7-ft.-2-in. British actor whose name is forever synonymous with Chewbacca the Wookiee, died this wee…
Admissions Scandal: When ‘Hard Work’ (Plus $6.5 Million) Gets You Into Stanford
Yusi Zhao in a screenshot from a video in which she offers advice about getting into prestigious American universities. Her family is said to have paid $6.5 million to help secure her admission to Stanford.
Moore expresses regret over comment about kicking Obamas out of ‘public housing’
President Donald Trump’s Federal Reserve pick Stephen Moore expressed regret over a comment he made in 2016 about Trump kicking former President Barack Obama’s family out of “public housing.”
The Poet Family Who Were Icons of Spanish Nationalism
“The Age of Disenchantments,” by Aaron Shulman, chronicles the turbulent lives of Leopoldo Panero, the unofficial poet laureate of Francoism, and his wife and children.
You Should Create a Family Motto
When we were foster parents to a nine-year-old boy a couple of years ago, my husband and I implemented a family motto. It was one that was suggested to a group of us during a foster parenting training session, a mantra that is often used when parenting kids w…
Bowers & Wilkins unveils wireless Formation speaker family
Bowers & Wilkins, best known for its luxurious Nautilus and 800 Series Diamond speakers, is launching a wireless audio system called Formation. The company is starting with a soundbar, two bookshelf-style speakers, a cheaper single speaker, a standalone subwo…
Chinese Family Reportedly Paid $6.5 Million for Spot at Stanford
The student, Yusi Zhao, was admitted to Stanford in 2017. Her family had tried to get her recruited to the sailing program.
with …: Tom Ford, Fragrant Vegan Vampire
How a designer known for sex and excess became a devoted family man — and C.F.D.A. chief!
Chance encounter brings heart transplant recipient and donor’s family together
In a chance encounter that had everyone in tears, a man who received a heart transplant ran into his donor’s family at a St. Louis Cardinals game on the MLB team’s Transplant Awareness Day.
What’s a ‘Normal’ Family, Anyway?
My family isn’t exactly traditional, and I’m better for it.
A Mystery Solved in the College Admissions Scandal: The Family Who Paid $1.2 Million
Relatives of a young woman from China who enrolled at Yale paid the sum to a college consultant at the center of the scandal, her lawyer said.
11 of Our Best Weekend Reads
A jeweler’s dark secret. Missing the old Penn Station. Genealogy heats up cold cases. Tom Ford, family man. Finland’s hobbyhorse girls. And more.
Two Super-Rich Families Ended Up on Opposite Sides of Easter Attacks
In an instant, five of their children were blown to pieces in the Sri Lanka bombings, one family slaughtered by the other.
Student asks Bernie Sanders about ‘failures of socialism’
During a CNN town hall, a student whose family fled Soviet Russia asked Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders about the “failures of socialism” around the world.
Linda Cardellini awkwardly describes getting cut from ‘Family Guy’ in front of Seth MacFarlane
When you’re an actor, not getting an audition must be tough. But surely getting the audition only to be casually replaced after you’ve already recorded the show must be a lot worse. Just ask Linda Cardellini. She appeared on The Late Late Show on Wednesday an…
Caterina Fake is known for her trend-spotting; here’s some of what she’s chasing now
Roughly a year ago, entrepreneurs Caterina Fake and Jyri Engeström decided to form a traditional venture outfit called Yes VC. Fast forward, and the duo has nearly closed on $50 million for their debut fund, including backing from Supercell founder Ilkka Paan…
Go-Jek brings in Misfit co-founder and ex-Facebook head to lead Vietnam business
Ambitious ride-hailing startup Go-Jek’s Southeast Asia expansion plan suffered a blow when it lost the leadership team behind its business in Vietnam, but now it has replaced them with the former head of Facebook in the country. Christy Trang Le, who led Face…
Darby O’Gill: Searching for ‘King of Leprechauns’ fan
An Irish family is trying to track down an 11-year-old who wrote to Irish actor Jimmy O’Dea in 1959.
Family shares video they say shows man left to die in prison
After Allen Capers was stabbed in his cell, correctional officers dragged him into the prison yard and left to bleed for hours without any help, according to a lawsuit against the South Carolina’s Department of Corrections.
Boy thrown off balcony at Mall of America is ‘alert and conscious’
The 5-year-old who was thrown off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America in Minnesota earlier this month is ‘alert and conscious,’ his family said.
In Maryland, Remaking the Family Manse
Moving into a home that belonged to your parents — where you lived as a teenager — can be challenging. Especially if it’s 100 years old.