‘The Sting’ Theater Review: Harry Connick Jr Aims to Go From Ragtime to Riches

Photo: Evan Zimmerman for MurphyMade It’s not hard to see why someone imagined a stage musical could be made out of “The Sting,” that 1973 Oscar Best Picture winner starring Paul Newman and Robert Redford as Depression-era con artists who pull off the ultimate heist. After all, George Roy Hill’s artfully constructed film leaned heavily … Read more

‘Walking Dead’ Lost Another Major Character: Here’s Why He Went Out ‘On His Own Terms’

Gene Page/AMC Warning: Spoilers ahead for “The Walking Dead” Season 8 Episode 15! In Sunday night’s penultimate episode of “The Walking Dead” Season 8, an epic showdown erupted between Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and (not Rick!) his right-hand man, Simon (Steven Ogg). And, spoiler alert: Negan took out Simon with his bare hands in a no-weapons … Read more

How Will ‘The Walking Dead’ Manage to Actually End the War Next Week?

(Spoilers ahead for the April 8 episode of “The Walking Dead” on AMC) If you didn’t know that season 8 of “The Walking Dead” was coming to a close next week, you probably wouldn’t think the war between the Saviors and everyone else was reaching its conclusion based on what happened this week. No, you’d … Read more

WWE WrestleMania 34: 9 Things You Didn’t See on TV

Debbie Emery WrestleMania 34 took over New Orleans this weekend and, as expected, the result was epic mayhem in the Big Easy as thousands of WWE fans flooded Bourbon Street. While the celebrations lasted all weekend, the main event was Sunday night, as the Super Bowl of professional wrestling returned to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, which … Read more

The Undertaker Returns to WWE to Face John Cena at WrestleMania 34 (Video)

The Undertaker, WWE John Cena is for whom the bells tolled tonight: The Undertaker returned to WWE on Sunday, just in time for a *surprise* WrestleMania 34 match. (Those asterisks mean we totally knew this was coming.) The “Blockers” star spent weeks lobbying the Dead Man for a fight at the pro-wrestling promotion’s biggest pay-per-view … Read more

Far-Right Leader Viktor Orban Wins Hungary’s Election, Early Results Show

BUDAPEST ― Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán looks set to easily win a third consecutive term in Sunday’s election and further cement his grip on the country, according to early official results.“This has been a decisive win,” Orbán told crowds of supporters outside his party headquarters in Budapest.The country’s National Election Office projects that Orbán’s right-wing … Read more

Syria conflict: Strikes hit Syrian airfield, state media report

Syria conflict: Strikes hit Syrian airfield, state media report Several people have died or were injured after a military airport in Syria came under missile attack, the country’s state media reported.State news agency SANA said several missiles struck the Tayfur airbase, also known as T4, near the city of Homs in the early hours of … Read more

Viktor Orban: Hungary PM re-elected for third term

Europe Europe Viktor Orban: Hungary PM set for re-election, results show Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with … Read more

Canada crash: Humboldt Broncos bus dead mourned at vigil

US & Canada US & Canada Canada crash: Humboldt Broncos bus dead mourned at vigil By Jessica Murphy BBC News, Humboldt Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new … Read more

N Korea-US talks: Pyongyang ‘ready to discuss denuclearisation’

Asia Asia N Korea-US talks: Pyongyang ‘ready to discuss denuclearisation’ Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook … Read more