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Jean-Claude Van Damme gets his kicks in ‘The Last Mercenary,’ but you won’t
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Jean-Claude Van Damme gets his kicks in ‘The Last Mercenary,’ but you won’t

Jean-Claude Van Damme remains impressively limber, but that’s a rare highlight in “The Last Mercenary,” which features the Muscles from Brussels in a Paris-sent embarrassment. Netflix acquired the French-language action comedy because, well, why not? But the movie proves that having a sense of humor about oneself and being funny can be two quite different…MORE

DaBaby comments spark backlash from Elton John, Madonna and other celebs
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DaBaby comments spark backlash from Elton John, Madonna and other celebs

DaBaby has attracted some high-profile critics. Elton John, Madonna, Questlove and others have come out to condemn the rapper’s comments last weekend at the Rolling Loud music festival in Miami. During the performance, he made false and insulting comments about gay men and HIV, and spoke crudely about women, as well. John, who is gay…MORE

Democrats scramble to pass extension to eviction moratorium at the last minute
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Democrats scramble to pass extension to eviction moratorium at the last minute

Capitol Hill is scrambling Friday to put together a deal to extend the eviction moratorium for renters from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention before it expires Saturday night. The Supreme Court last month allowed the CDC order to stay in place until July 31, but said congressional action would be needed to extend…MORE

Amanda Knox claims ‘Stillwater’ is profiting off her life
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Amanda Knox claims ‘Stillwater’ is profiting off her life

Amanda Knox is claiming the new Matt Damon film “Stillwater” is profiting off her life and her struggle for a wrongful murder conviction. Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were convicted and later acquitted in an Italian court for the 2007 killing of Knox’s roommate, Meredith Kercher, in Perugia, Italy, where Knox was a…MORE

Biden to discuss new sanctions on Cuban regime with Cuban-American leaders
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Biden to discuss new sanctions on Cuban regime with Cuban-American leaders

President Joe Biden will discuss applying new sanctions on the Cuban regime when he meets with Cuban-American leaders at the White House on Friday, according to a White House official. The meeting takes place weeks after Cuba saw the largest protests in decades when thousands took to the streets to protest lack of food and…MORE

Fact-checking Biden’s claim on mask mandates and vaccination rates
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Fact-checking Biden’s claim on mask mandates and vaccination rates

While announcing measures to incentivize Covid-19 vaccinations on Thursday, President Joe Biden suggested people in states with high vaccination rates do not need to wear masks. The reality is slightly more complicated. Speaking from the East Room with a mask in his hand, Biden said, “In a significant part of the country you wouldn’t have…MORE

Here are all the wildest allegations from the former Nikola chairman indictment
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Here are all the wildest allegations from the former Nikola chairman indictment

A truck with the doors duct-taped on. Ford pickups masquerading as something else. The head of a company running to google whether or not the thing he had just promised inventors was even physically possible. These are some of the wildest allegations from charging documents filed this morning against Trevor Milton, the founder and former…MORE

Dolly Parton supports Britney Spears and can relate
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Dolly Parton supports Britney Spears and can relate

Dolly Parton has weighed in on the #FreeBritney movement. During an appearance Thursday on “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” the legendary country star was asked about Britney Spears and her conservatorship battle. “Well, I try to not get involved in other people’s business,” Parton said. “I think she is a wonderful artist and…MORE