The New Gucci Bloom Campaign with Anjelica Huston, Florence Welch, Jodie Turner-Smith and Susie Cave

The new Gucci Bloom campaign opens with Florence Welch exploring the abandoned theatres of La Scarzuola, a surrealist architectural compound built around an old Franciscan convent. Award-winning photographer and director Floria Sigismondi creates a garden of dreams where magic blooms and intensifies to its crescendo with a floral explosion showering the four protagonists: award-winning actress … Read more The New Gucci Bloom Campaign with Anjelica Huston, Florence Welch, Jodie Turner-Smith and Susie Cave

4 Hong Kong Activists Arrested in Latest Use of Security Law

Hong Kong police said officers arrested four more people under the city’s Beijing-drafted national security law, amid increasing speculation that authorities would ask for China’s help to delay upcoming legislative elections. The Hong Kong Police Force said it had arrested four suspects, including three males and one female aged 16 to 21, in connection with publishing content online in … Read more 4 Hong Kong Activists Arrested in Latest Use of Security Law

Gucci The Ritual: The Fall Winter 2020 Campaign

“I decided to let the clothes travel towards the houses of the cast of models – the characters that have embodied my stories for years; individuals I chose precisely, over time, for their uniqueness that usually brings my campaigns to life. I asked them to represent the idea they have of themselves, to go public … Read more Gucci The Ritual: The Fall Winter 2020 Campaign

Mary L. Trump on her new memoir (Full Stream 07/27)

Mary L. Trump’s new bestselling memoir is called, “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man.” She is President Trump’s only niece and a trained clinical psychologist, and in the book describes an ambitious and challenging family environment. There were efforts to block the publishing of the book and … Read more Mary L. Trump on her new memoir (Full Stream 07/27)

Lucasfilm Publishing: Stories From A Galaxy Far, Far Away – Official Panel | Comic Con 2020

Some of the biggest and best Star Wars authors talk about some of their exciting new projects set in a galaxy far, far away. Featuring Timothy Zahn, Alex Segura, Justina Ireland, George Mann, Preeti Chhibber, Tom Angleberger, Rebecca Roanhorse, Greg Pak, and Alyssa Wong. Moderated by This Week In Star Wars host Kristin Baver and … Read more Lucasfilm Publishing: Stories From A Galaxy Far, Far Away – Official Panel | Comic Con 2020

Judge orders Michael Cohen released from prison

U.S. President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen will be released from prison and will return to home confinement on Friday after a federal judge found he was a target of retaliation for planning to publish a book about the president. Cohen was sent home from prison in May due to the coronavirus pandemic, but … Read more Judge orders Michael Cohen released from prison

Face coverings in shops becomes mandatory in England | ITV News

People will need to wear a face covering in sandwich shops in England under new regulations due to come into force on Friday. It will also be mandatory to wear a face covering in shopping centres, banks, takeaway outlets and supermarkets under the new regulations. Health secretary Matt Hancock urged the public to “play their … Read more Face coverings in shops becomes mandatory in England | ITV News

Global Pandemic Response: Hard Science, Bitter Truths

The Lancet, the weekly peer-reviewed general medical journal, is among the world’s oldest and best-known scientific publications. Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, it has been publishing research and reviewing articles on the study of the coronavirus. It also has a COVID-19 Resource Center, including all latest comments, correspondence, and articles on the pandemic. … Read more Global Pandemic Response: Hard Science, Bitter Truths

U.N. Official Warns of Covid-19 Impact on the World’s Poorest Countries

The United Nations humanitarian affairs chief warned that failure to address the social and economic impact of the new coronavirus in the world’s poorest counties would risk “a series of human tragedies more brutal and more destructive than any of the direct impacts of the virus itself.” Mark Lowcock was addressing a World Health Organization … Read more U.N. Official Warns of Covid-19 Impact on the World’s Poorest Countries

WHO Chief Invokes Nelson Mandela to Encourage Global Virus Fight

The United Nations humanitarian affairs chief warned that failure to address the social and economic impact of the new coronavirus in the world’s poorest counties would risk “a series of human tragedies more brutal and more destructive than any of the direct impacts of the virus itself.” Mark Lowcock was addressing a World Health Organization … Read more WHO Chief Invokes Nelson Mandela to Encourage Global Virus Fight

WHO Chief Calls for Universal Health Care After the Virus Pandemic Subsides

The United Nations humanitarian affairs chief warned that failure to address the social and economic impact of the new coronavirus in the world’s poorest counties would risk “a series of human tragedies more brutal and more destructive than any of the direct impacts of the virus itself.” Mark Lowcock was addressing a World Health Organization … Read more WHO Chief Calls for Universal Health Care After the Virus Pandemic Subsides

Trump tries to distance himself from adviser’s Fauci attack

The public battle between President Donald Trump’s economic and medical advisers stretched into another day after Peter Navarro, the senior White House trade official, apparently broke protocol by publishing an opinion article trashing Dr. Anthony Fauci. Fauci, in his most forceful pushback to date against White House attempts to discredit him, warned his fellow administration … Read more Trump tries to distance himself from adviser’s Fauci attack

Dr. Fauci holds ground against Trump official’s attack

The public battle between President Donald Trump’s economic and medical advisers stretched into another day after Peter Navarro, the senior White House trade official, apparently broke protocol by publishing an opinion article trashing Dr. Anthony Fauci late. Fauci, in his most forceful pushback to date against White House attempts to discredit him, warned his fellow … Read more Dr. Fauci holds ground against Trump official’s attack

‘Evidence emerging’ of airborne Covid-19 spread, says WHO

Members of the World Health Organization’s technical committee have said they are working on publishing a scientific brief about how and if the coronavirus can spread in the air, following a letter signed by more than 200 scientists who have called for the WHO and others to acknowledge that the disease can spread in the … Read more ‘Evidence emerging’ of airborne Covid-19 spread, says WHO

WHO Warns Coronavirus Pandemic Is ‘Accelerating’

The emergencies chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) said the coronavirus is continuing to gain pace globally and noted a marked increase in the number of daily cases being reported, warning that a spike in deaths could be soon to follow. “In April and May, we were dealing with 100,000 cases a day,” said … Read more WHO Warns Coronavirus Pandemic Is ‘Accelerating’