MoviePass competitor Sinemia is being sued by angry customers who say it ripped them off with new fees
When MoviePass was forced to drastically change its business model in the face of mounting losses in August, competitor Sinemia stepped into the spotlight. The movie-ticket subscription startup was founded in Turkey in 2015 and had operated overseas, but in early 2018 it capitalized on the hype around MoviePass to launch in the US. Despite…
French President Emmanuel Macron and his US counterpart, Donald Trump, have been at odds on many issues. This week, that divide stretched further when Macron appeared to call for the creation of a European army in an interview on French radio, saying that the continent could no longer rely on the support of the United…
Satellite imagery shows North Korea keeps developing secret ballistic missile sites
Newly-released commercial satellite imagery suggests North Korea is continuing to develop ballistic missile sites at more than a dozen locations, amid stalled discussions over the country's nuclear weapons program between North Korea and American diplomats. The images, taken earlier this year, of the Sakkanmol missile operating base were released on Monday by the Beyond Parallel…
Ariana Grande Gratefully Reacts To Her First No. 1 Single Ever
Ariana Grande's "Thank U, Next" is now a bonafide chart triumph, and the only thing surprising about that is that it's her first No. 1 single ever. "Overdue" doesn't even begin to cover it! On Monday (November 12), Billboard reported that "Thank U, Next" debuted at the top of the Hot 100, dethroning Maroon 5…
UFC 1, 25 Years Later: The Story Behind the Event That Started an Industry
B/R It started with a belch and ended with a bite. But it was the kick in between that made UFC 1, celebrating its 25th birthday Monday, truly memorable. It came out of nowhere, a visceral shock to the system, violence in a moment we'd been trained to expect anything but—when a man was down…