YouTube shooting: Female suspect ‘angry over video postings’

YouTube shooting: Female suspect ‘angry over video postings’ Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow the attack on YouTube’s HQ in San Bruno unfoldedThe suspect in a gun attack at YouTube’s HQ in California had expressed anger over its treatment of her video postings, media reports say.Police have named Nasim Aghdam, 39, as … Read more

US-China trade: Beijing responds with tariffs of its own

US plans 25% tariffs on 1,300 Chinese imports Getty Images Motorcycles made in China are among the imports that would be hit with a tax The US has published a list of about 1,300 products from China it plans to hit with a 25% tariff.The White House says the proposed extra tax on the imports … Read more

Theme park gets world’s first autism award

US & Canada US & Canada Sesame Street theme park receives world’s first autism certification 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 … Read more

Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify before US committee

Business Business Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify before US committee 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 Messenger … Read more

Russian spy: UK brands offer of joint inquiry ‘perverse’

Russian spy: Chemical watchdog to meet at Russia’s request EPA/ Yulia Skripal/Facebook Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were poisoned by a nerve agent called Novichok The world’s chemical weapons watchdog is to meet in the Hague and discuss the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the UK.The emergency … Read more

YouTube Shooting Suspect Identified (Report)

The shooter in the deadly attack at YouTube headquarters on Tuesday has been identified, according to law enforcement sources cited by CNN. Nasim Aghdam has been named as the woman who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after the attack, CNN reported Tuesday night. Three people were injured in the shooting: a 36-year-old man was in critical … Read more

Yes, That Was Jon Hamm’s Voice in the ‘Legion’ Season 2 Premiere

FX (Spoiler alert: Please do not read on if you haven’t watched Tuesday’s premiere of “Legion” Season 2) If you thought you recognized “Mad Men” star Jon Hamm’s voice in the “Legion” Season 2 premiere, you’d be right. And you can expect to hear more from Hamm as the season goes on. Hamm doesn’t appear … Read more

Why ‘Legion’ Is a ‘Tragedy,’ Not a Drama: David Haller ‘Never Really Had a Chance,’ Noah Hawley Says

FX If you’ve felt like David Haller is a tragic figure, well, that’s because he is. “Legion” showrunner Noah Hawley told TheWrap that David (Dan Stevens) “never really had a chance to live a happy life” thanks to the monster that attached itself to him when he was a baby.  But Hawley orchestrated David to be … Read more

‘Bates Motel’ Showrunner Kerry Ehrin Takes Over Apple’s Reese Witherspoon-Jennifer Aniston Drama

Vivien Killilea/Getty Images Kerry Ehrin has taken the reins of Apple’s untitled morning show drama from Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston. The “Bates Motel” co-creator has stepped in as showrunner, taking over for creator and writer Jay Carlson, who exited the Media Res-produced series due to creative differences. Ehrin is also poised to become the … Read more

Tom Shales: How Steven Bochco Cut the Bull and Reinvented the Cop Show

Getty A common though dubious assumption about television these days is that it’s taken a great leap upward in quality, attracting a better class of creative writers, directors and producers. There is less mediocrity and more excellence, it is said; less monotony and more diversity. In other words, one might say, there are more writers … Read more