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Taron Egerton on playing Robin Hood and why he’s an unlikely action hero

Taron Egerton melted hearts — and kicked some ass — in his breakout role as the fresh-faced secret service agent Eggsy in the first Kingsman flick. To the movie’s fans, he seemed right at home shooting umbrella guns alongside Colin Firth, but like anything in Hollywood, it wasn’t quite as it seemed. The actor, who has created…

Sophia Florsch: From now on I hope it only gets better, says Formula 3...

Track marshals and medics attend to Florsch after the high-speed accidentFormula 3 driver Sophia Florsch says she is "going to come back" after having an 11-hour operation on the fractured spine she sustained in a high-speed crash in Macau on Sunday. Doctors used bone from the 17-year-old German driver's hip to repair one of her…

Facebook and Instagram are down

Image: Photothek/Getty ImagesBy Matt Binder2018-11-20 14:52:01 UTC Facebook is currently down for many users. Users in the U.S. and Europe began reporting that Facebook has been inaccessible since at least 8:15 a.m. ET. Facebook has confirmed the outage on its developer site. "We are investigating the issue and working on a resolution," a Facebook spokesperson…

Movies to watch in theaters this Thanksgiving

The turkey's been destroyed, the pie's been reduced to crumbs, and the plates are in the dishwasher. Everyone's starting to get restless. Then someone suggests going out to see a movie, some others murmur in agreement, and you just know you're in for another two hours of indecision and cluelessness until it gets too late…

Explosion at Kabul clerics gathering kills dozens: officials

Dozens of people have been killed in a powerful suicide bomb blast that targeted a large gathering of top religious figures in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, according to officials. Wahid Majroh, health ministry spokesperson, said Tuesday's blast killed at least 40 people and wounded 60.   The death toll was expected to rise. Najib Danish, interior ministry spokesperson,…

LuLaRoe is facing mounting debt, layoffs, and an exodus of top sellers, and sources...

LuLaRoe catapulted from near obscurity into a $2.3 billion company in just four years off the backs of tens of thousands of people who sold its stretchy pants, shirts, and dresses mainly through Facebook. Amid the success, LuLaRoe founder DeAnne Stidham flaunted her wealth on Instagram. She posted photos and videos of herself on cruises…

Netflix giving us Avengers: Infinity War for Christmas

Aw, Netflix, you’re so thoughtful! The streaming service is giving its subscribers Avengers: Infinity War, which will premiere on the service on Christmas Day, Dec. 25. But there’s some coal in those metaphorical stockings, too. Marvel’s deal with Disney will end in 2020, according to Variety, and the streaming service doesn’t have the rights to…

Fernando Alonso: Lewis Hamilton, McLaren, ‘spy-gate’ & threats & demands to Ron Dennis

Fernando Alonso: the F1 great who couldn't catch a break - part two of five The second part of our series on the key moments of Fernando Alonso's career reveals new secrets about the tempestuous events that ended his first spell at McLaren. The 2007 Hungarian Grand Prix has gone down in Formula 1 folklore.…

Loving Dan Brown’s books doesn’t make me stupid

Welcome to No Shame November! This week we're diving into the pop culture we love that society tells us we shouldn't. Dan Brown has made millions upon millions of dollars writing the same Robert Langdon book approximately five times. I can set my watch by their plot beats, see their twists coming a mile away,…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Mark Wilson/Getty Here is what you need to know. Bitcoin plunges below $4,500. The benchmark cryptocurrency has slumped 22% this week amid a dispute among bitcoin-cash developers that led to a hard fork of the currency on Friday. Pacific Gas and Electric Company discloses a 2nd power-line failure. California's biggest utility provider said in a…

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Trump goes after Paul Ryan over saying ‘birthright citizenship’ executive order...

CLOSE President Trump’s latest salvo in the immigration debate is a vow to end birthright citizenship through executive order. But what is birthright citizenship? And why was it added to the Constitution? Just the FAQs, USA TODAY President Donald Trump (Photo: Joe Raedle) WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump turned his wrath on the speaker of the…

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