L7 Announce First Album in 20 Years, World Tour Dates

L7 Announce First Album in 20 Years, World Tour Dates

After a sold-world 2015 reunion tour, L7 are back with new dates across the United States, Canada and Europe from spring through late fall – a fitting drum roll for February 2019, when the punk-metal band plans to release its first new album in 20 years.  L7 made the announcement via crowdsourcing website, PledgeMusic. A […]

Marfrig to Become World's 2nd Largest Beef Producer With National Beef Purchase

Marfrig to Become World's 2nd Largest Beef Producer With National Beef Purchase

Marfrig Global Foods SA has agreed to pay $969 million to buy a majority stake in National Beef Packing Co., a deal the Brazilian company said will make it the world’s second-largest beef producer. Marfrig, formerly Marfrig Alimentos SA, reached an agreement to acquire 51% of National Beef, the fourth-largest beef processor in the U.S., […]

The world's busiest airport? It's Atlanta, yet again

The world's busiest airport? It's Atlanta, yet again

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide   The “World’s Busiest Airport” title for 2017 will go to a familiar address. The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is forecast to take that title for 2017, marking the 20th consecutive year that the airport has hosted more passengers than any other airport on the planet. That’s […]

Another Goldman exec dumps Wall Street for crypto world

Another Goldman exec dumps Wall Street for crypto world

Early cryptocurrency investor Mike Novogratz has hired Goldman Sachs executive Richard Kim as the new chief operating officer for his merchant bank, Galaxy Digital, according to a person familiar with the matter. Kim, whose LinkedIn profile says he was an executive director based in the bank’s London office, joins Luka Jankovic, a former Goldman Sachs […]

2013 Syrian Gas Attack Survivor: Whole World 'Should Be Ashamed'

2013 Syrian Gas Attack Survivor: Whole World 'Should Be Ashamed'

A survivor of a 2013 Syria sarin gas attack said the entire world is guilty for not doing more to end the country’s drawn-out civil war. Kassem Eid, a Palestinian Syrian rebel and human rights activist, called on the international community to “do something” to stop the conflict, which has killed hundreds of thousands of Syrians […]

Zuckerberg will defend Facebook as 'positive force in the world' in testimony

Zuckerberg will defend Facebook as 'positive force in the world' in testimony

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg will defend the social platform as a “positive force in the world” when he addresses Congress on Tuesday while admitting he made “a big mistake” by not taking seriously the social network’s responsibility to its two billion users. Zuckerberg, facing a firestorm of criticism over Facebook’s cavalier attitude to its users […]

The Latest: Syrian Activist Says Most Gas Victims Buried

The Latest: Syrian Activist Says Most Gas Victims Buried

The Latest: Syrian Activist Says Most Gas Victims Buried  U.S. News & World Report Trump: ‘big price to pay’ for Syria chemical weapons attack  The Guardian ‘Children are dying before our eyes’: Images from suspected Syrian gas attack again tell the story  USA TODAY Syria attack shows we now live in a world where using chemical weapons is […]

Westworld creators break silence on 'spectacular' Shogun World plans

Westworld creators break silence on 'spectacular' Shogun World plans

The ultra-secretive showrunners of Westworld are finally ready tell us a little about Park 2. EW spoke exclusively to writer-producers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy about the HBO sci-fi hit’s new world based on feudal Japan. The park’s existence was first teased in the drama’s debut season finale 16 months ago, and ever since has been […]