‘Exceptionally hot’ 2020 concludes warmest decade

'Exceptionally hot' 2020 concludes warmest decade

Temperature anomalies Global meteorological agencies agree that 2020 was a scorching year but they are divided on just where it ranks in the temperature records. For Nasa, last year is in a statistical dead heat with 2016 as the warmest year. Others, including the UK Met Office, believe it is second in the rankings dating … Read more

Julia Child Series Starring Sarah Lancashire Gets Series Pickup at HBO Max

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HBO Max has given an eight-episode series pickup to “Julia,” the scripted series based on the life of world-renowned celebrity chef Julia Child. The series, which stars “Happy Valley’s” Sarah Lancashire as Child and “Frasier” alum David Hyde Pierce as Child’s husband, is set to resume production in the late spring. The hourlong series from … Read more

Buy Corning, Juniper, and Casa, but Sell HP, Analyst Says

Buy Corning, Juniper, and Casa, but Sell HP, Analyst Says

Text size An employee pulling a crucible of molten glass from a furnace at the Corning Inc. Sullivan Park Science & Technology Center in Corning, N.Y. Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg Corning shares were trading higher Thursday after Barclays analyst Tim Long raised his rating on the specialty glass maker to Overweight from Equal Weight. The upgrade … Read more

Joanne Rogers, widow of TV icon Mister Rogers, dead at 92

Joanne Rogers, widow of TV icon Mister Rogers, dead at 92

Joanne Rogers, the widow of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” host Fred Rogers, died Thursday at age 92. Her passing was announced by her late husband’s production company on Twitter. “Fred Rogers Productions is deeply saddened by the passing of Joanne Rogers. The loving partner of Fred Rogers for more than 50 years, she continued their shared … Read more

That wasn’t me (or my weave) at the Capitol riots

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National Review Jacob Blake Himself Blows Up ‘Unarmed’ Media Narrative In his first television interview since being shot in the back by police, Jacob Blake admitted that he not only had a knife in his possession at the time of the shooting, but also “dropped” it before picking it up again. “I realized I had … Read more

Katherine Heigl and Sarah Chalke Play Inseparable Best Friends in Heartwarming ‘Firefly Lane’ Trailer

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Best friends stick together through thick and thin, a dynamic explored in Netflix’s upcoming Firefly Lane adaptation. On Thursday, the streaming service released the first official trailer for the series, which stars Katherine Heigl and Sarah Chalke as Tully and Kate, respectively, who meet at age 14 and remain inseparable throughout 30 years of friendship. … Read more