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Israeli Opera to host Placido Domingo despite protest

Israeli Opera to host Placido Domingo despite protest

JERUSALEM — Despite objections from sexual abuse activists, the Israeli Opera will host a week-long singing competition organized by Spanish opera star Placido Domingo in Tel Aviv later this year. Domingo, 80, has withdrawn from all U.S.
In Disney version of 'Extreme Makeover,' castle gets updated

In Disney version of 'Extreme Makeover,' castle gets updated

ORLANDO, Fla. — Even Cinderella needs an “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition." Disney officials said Monday that the iconic Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World in Florida would be renovated over the next several months.
Jury begins deliberating in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial

Jury begins deliberating in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial

NEW YORK — Jurors in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial started deliberating on Tuesday, weighing charges in the landmark #MeToo case that could put the once-powerful Hollywood mogul behind bars for the rest of his life.
Babies frequently exposed to cleaning products at higher risk of asthma: study

Babies frequently exposed to cleaning products at higher risk of asthma: study

VANCOUVER — New research suggests frequent exposure to common household cleaning products can increase a child's risk of developing asthma.
'Schitt's Creek,' 'Anne with an E' lead Canadian Screen Awards pack

'Schitt's Creek,' 'Anne with an E' lead Canadian Screen Awards pack

TORONTO — It will be a celebrated ending for "Schitt's Creek" and "Anne with an E" at next month's Canadian Screen Awards, with a slew of nominations for each show.

The top 10 Apple Books on the iTunes Store

Apple Book charts for week ending February 16, 2020: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher) 1. Summer of '79 by Elin Hilderbrand - 9780316541800 - (Little, Brown and Company) 2.
Is the new virus more 'deadly' than flu? Not exactly

Is the new virus more 'deadly' than flu? Not exactly

What's more deadly — the flu, SARS or the new coronavirus discovered in China? There are different ways to look at it and even knowledgeable folks sometimes say "deadly" when they may mean "lethal.
Apps help volunteers get excess food to the hungry

Apps help volunteers get excess food to the hungry

Food waste and hunger are two enormous problems that some non-profit groups say can be addressed together by getting the extra food to the people who need it. New apps are making that easier.
Apps help volunteers get excess food to the hungry

Apps help volunteers get excess food to the hungry

Food waste and hunger are two enormous problems that some non-profit groups say can be addressed together by getting the extra food to the people who need it. New apps are making that easier.

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Store/App Store/Apple Books charts for February 16th iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Frozen II 2. Parasite 3. Ford v Ferrari 4. Joker 5. Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood 6. Knives Out 7. Zombieland: Double Tap 8. Jojo Rabbit 9.