Kanye West defends selling “homeless” inspired Gap line out of construction bags

Kanye West defends selling "homeless" inspired Gap line out of construction bags

Kanye West with his face completely covered Kanye West (seriously, we swear it’s him) When it comes to Kanye West’s streetwear brand Yeezy, one man’s trash (bag) really is another man’s treasure. In a new interview, West publicly defends his choice to sell his label’s highly sought-after collaboration with Gap out of large black construction … Read more

McConnell offers dour midterm forecast, cites ‘candidate quality’ as GOP Senate hopefuls struggle

McConnell offers dour midterm forecast, cites 'candidate quality' as GOP Senate hopefuls struggle

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell at the Capitol on July 19, 2022.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images Mitch McConnell conceded that Republicans face a tough task in flipping the Senate majority. McConnell said that “candidate quality” has a lot to do with the races, a nod to the GOP’s current struggles. Pundits have increasingly predicted … Read more

UCP’s Garrett Kemble Joins Anonymous Content As EVP Development For AC Studios – The Hamden Journal

UCP’s Garrett Kemble Joins Anonymous Content As EVP Development For AC Studios – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Garrett Kemble, an 11-year Universal Content Productions veteran, has joined Anonymous Content as EVP of Development for AC Studios, the independent film and TV production studio that sits inside the management/production company. He will work across both film and television development. Kemble left UCP, where he most recently was Head of Development, earlier this … Read more

Verizon has ‘few palatable options,’ analyst says in downgrade

Verizon has 'few palatable options,' analyst says in downgrade

Verizon Communications Inc. is in a “particularly difficult position” given current wireless-industry trends, and that dynamic has one analyst taking a more downbeat view on the shares. MoffettNathanson analyst Craig Moffett cut his rating on the telecommunications stock to underperform from market perform Thursday, writing that he continues to see “no easy answers” for Verizon … Read more

UN Refugee chief on Ukraine Lessons

UN Refugee chief on Ukraine Lessons

Europe’s embrace of millions of Ukrainians who fled Russia’s invasion showed that it’s possible to welcome large numbers of asylum-seekers, and the approach should be replicated to receive those fleeing other nations, the head of the U.N. refugee agency said. (Aug.18) (AP Video shot by Boris Heger and Renata Brito)

Deshaun Watson’s mixed signals should give the NFL concern

Deshaun Watson’s mixed signals should give the NFL concern

In one breath, Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson expresses contrition and a desire to accept accountability for the behavior that resulted in an 11-game suspension and a $5 million fine. In the next breath, Watson declares his innocence. The end result? Watson appears to be neither apologetic nor accountable for his behavior. The juxtaposition is no … Read more

Ex-Kansas cop Todd W. Allen a serial ‘predator’ who sexually assaulted victims in parks: police

Ex-Kansas cop Todd W. Allen a serial 'predator' who sexually assaulted victims in parks: police

A former Kansas police officer has been arrested and charged with more than a dozen sex crimes that spanned over a decade, officials confirmed. Todd W. Allen, 51, was taken into custody on charges that include aggravated sexual battery, rape and indecent liberties with a child, Hutchinson police announced Wednesday. His bail has been set … Read more