The Red Sea operation to rescue hostages in Somalia begins

The operation to save more than 1,000 people held hostage in Somalia is under way in Somalia, with the first ship to be deployed, Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, to assist the International Committee of the Red Cross.The ship, which is named after a Red Sea merchant ship, will arrive in the country on Thursday.The mission began […]

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New York is experiencing a dark winter with temperatures hovering around 40 degrees Fahrenheit (10 degrees Celsius) below zero, and wind chill has reached -4 degrees.The city’s power supply has been cut to about 100,000 people and some schools have been closed.The U.S. Energy Department has announced that it will cut carbon dioxide emissions by […]

‘Dumb and Dumber’ director David Fincher is on the hunt for new director, but there are still a lot of talented directors in the race

I was sitting at a table in New York City last week, watching a bunch of film crews and editors, all of whom were trying to figure out how to make a film that would make them feel like they could finally move past their old jobs and get to work.It was a beautiful sunny […]