New this week: ‘Banshees’, Whitney Houston, ‘High on Life’ | national business

Here’s a collection curated by the entertainment journalists at The Associated Press, covering what’s hitting TV, streaming services, and music and video game platforms this week. MOVIES — In The Banshees of Inisherin, director Martin McDonagh teams up again with Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson, stars of the playwright’s 2008 feature debut, In Bruges. The … Read more

The American Association of Endodontists presented 13 MarCom Awards and two Viddy Awards! | Trending

CHICAGO, December 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Coming off the heels of announcing its coveted Platinum Marcom Award win for its video “Yada’s Boom: An Ode to Endodontics,” the American Association of Endodontics has announced that the Association has won several additional MarCom Awards this year: four Platinum Awards, five Gold and four Honorable Mentions in … Read more

Disney+ raises prices by $3 and introduces a cheaper ad-supported tier

Walt Disney Co.DIS 0.39% launched its new ad-supported Disney+ subscription on Thursday, an attempt to revive its flagship streaming service, which the company says has lost more than $8 billion over the past three years. Disney charges $7.99 per month for the version of Disney+ with ads. The ad-free version is now $10.99 per month … Read more

Where to see and what to expect | Trending

photo: Kevin Winter / Staff (Getty Images) It’s that time of year again: The annual Geoff Keighley Game Awards ceremony will be held today, December 8, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles at 4:30 PM local time / 7:30 PM ET. Are you going to watch with us? Thanks to a very helpful tweet … Read more

Bradley, Froch, Rafael Marquez top class in Boxing Hall of Fame

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) — Timothy Bradley Jr. and Rafael Marquez, two-division champions whose exciting styles earned both Fight of the Year honors, and Carl Froch were inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Wednesday. The three fighters will make up the modern men’s division when the 10-man class of 2023 is announced next … Read more

Kim Kardashian and Floyd Mayweather’s Crypto Fraud Lawsuit Dismissed

A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a proposed class action by investors against the founders of the EthereumMax cryptocurrency, as well as celebrity endorsers including Kim Kardashian and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., over their promotion of the cryptocurrency on social media. Investors who bought EMAX tokens claim to have suffered losses after taking the word … Read more

Fun and Games: Literary Hill

Pasqual “Pat” Carlucci shares stories about the role baseball has played in his life in “A Baseball Birthright.” Connecting with baseball As far as the national pastime goes, Pasquale A. “Pat” Carlucci has led a charmed life. He was born in Queens on the day the New York Giants faced the Brooklyn Dodgers for the … Read more

Andor and House of the Dragon score Critics Choice Awards names | Trending

Screenshot: Lucasfilm/HBO They may have recently finished, though Andor i House of the Dragon already have some of their first major awards of the season, leading a strong contingent for genre TV at the Critics choice awards. Andor earned nominations for Best Drama and Best Actor andna Drama series for the role of Diego Luna … Read more

WILD HUNTING blazes its own trail

December 6, 2022 This article was originally featured on Damon Hunt is used to the scrutiny that comes with being a high-profile prospect in the Minnesota Wild organization. Like many Canadian junior players, Hunt has been in the spotlight since his early teenage years. The story of the end of Hunt’s junior career is … Read more

Warner Bros Discovery is on the verge of picking Max as HBO Max’s replacement

In this photo illustration the Warner Bros. Discovery logo seen on a smartphone screen with the HBO Max and Discovery Plus logos in the background. Rafael Henrique | Light Rocket | Getty Images Warner Bros. Discovery Executives are on the verge of formulating a new name and platform for the soon-to-be-launched streaming service, which will … Read more