Movies to stream and TV to watch on July 4, 2022

Movies to stream and TV to watch on July 4, 2022

Whether you’re on a family beach vacation, out watching fireworks or just relaxing at home, there are a slew of movies, TV shows and specials to watch and stream. Here’s your essential viewing guide for Independence Day 2022. “America the Beautiful” From the producers of “Planet Earth,” this six-episode docuseries, narrated by Michael B. Jordan, … Read more

Hulu’s psychic comedy might have a bright future

Maggie (Rebecca Rittenhouse) and Louise (Nichole Sakura) in MaggiePhoto: Liliane Lathan/Hulu “If you could gaze into the future, you might think life would be a breeze … but it’s not that easy.” We learned that from the original millennial psychic television Raven Baxter, but that sentiment may as well have come from the star of … Read more

Market close: SkyCity stumbles as Australian regulator launches review

Market close: SkyCity stumbles as Australian regulator launches review

Business Jul 4, 2022 06:18 AM4 minutes to read SkyCity shares fell on news of a regulator review of its Adelaide casino as part of a wider look into the sector. Photo / Peter Meecham. The New Zealand sharemarket had a solid start to the new week, but SkyCity Entertainment stumbled after becoming embroiled in … Read more

What to watch on TV, July 3-7: Hulu’s Maggie, AMC+’s Moonhaven

Rebecca Rittenhouse in Maggie; Dominic Monaghan in MoonhavenPhoto: Richard Cartwright/Hulu; Szymon Lazewski/AMC Welcome to What’s On, our weekly picks of must-watch shows. Here’s what you need to watch from Sunday, July 3 to Thursday, July 7. All times are Eastern. [Note: The weekend edition of What’s On drops on Fridays.] The biggies Maggie (Hulu, Wednesday, … Read more

Ricky Martin says domestic abuse claims ‘fabricated’

A judge in Puerto Rico issued a domestic violence-related restraining order against singer Ricky Martin, local authorities announced Saturday — claims reps for the Latin pop icon labeled “false and fabricated.” The order was signed Friday, and police visited a wealthy neighborhood in the town of Dorado, where the 50-year-old singer lives, to attempt to … Read more

Tim Louis: Is the City of Vancouver’s ethical purchasing policy meaningful?

When I was in my second term on Vancouver city council (2002-2005), I was approached by my good friend Tom Sandbornwho had a very serious concern. Tom alerted me to the fact that the City of Vancouver was purchasing apparel manufactured in sweatshops located in many countries around the world where health and safety regulations … Read more

They eat rocks. They’re some of the strangest living beings on the planet. They are fungi.

The fungal world is mind-bending. Mushrooms may look like plants, but taxonomically, fungi are more closely related to animals. They go inside their food to eat it and “play games with individuality,” said biologist Merlin Sheldrake, author of “Entangled Life.” One underground fungal network in Oregon Spreads over four square miles, but genetically, it’s a … Read more

Rock star Randy Bachman reunited with beloved stolen guitar

TOKYO (AP) — Canadian rock legend Randy Bachman’s long search came to an end Friday when he was reunited in Tokyo with a cherished guitar 45 years after it was stolen from a Toronto hotel. “My girlfriend is right there,” said Bachman, 78, a former member of The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, as the … Read more

Chelsea Handler wants a late-night talk show again

Chelsea Handler is ready to bring her controversial punchlines back to late-night television. After hosting “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” this week while the resident host was on vacation, Handler, 47, told Variety that she’s interested in her own show. “I have, obviously, very strong and loud opinions and I like to share them,” she admitted. “Especially … Read more