Skip to main contentSkip to main content
Updating results

Romance

Two men scammed hundreds of people across the United States into giving them Walmart gift cards in separate schemes, federal prosecutors say. Yao Lin, 51, and Wen Xue Lin, 39, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud, according to a Sept. 30 news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Georgia. Each faces a $1 million fine and up to 20 years in prison followed by ...

"Love in the Time of Serial Killers" by Alicia Thompson; Berkley (352 pages, $17) ——— Phoebe Walsh has serial killers on the brain. As a woman who’s a fan of true crime books, podcasts and documentaries, Phoebe is one of millions — studies show that fans of the popular genre are overwhelmingly female and mostly young. As a 30-year-old graduate student in literature who’s in the throes of ...

  • Updated

Kanye West showed no mercy after Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson’s breakup. The rapper on Monday shared an Instagram photo of a fake newspaper headline reading “Skete Davidson dead at age 28.” The post came three days after reports surfaced that Kardashian and Davidson were done after nine months of dating. West, who was married to Kardashian from 2014 until their split in 2021, publicly took ...

  • Updated

Get ready to go back to the beginning. Prequel movies offering backstories for some of Hollywood’s biggest film franchises remain red hot, with the “Predator” origin story “Prey” roaring onto Hulu this Friday. Here are some of the other fan-favorite movies that got worthy prequels years later. ‘Star Wars’ A galaxy far, far away expanded in a massive way with three prequel flicks between 1999 ...

  • Updated

FICTION: This frank, funny debut novel follows three thirtysomething pals as they ride the ups and downs of relationships and careers over a few months in Detroit. "Boys Come First" by Aaron Foley; Belt Publishing (300 pages, $17.95) ——— If you're going to write a novel about a group of friends, it's a good idea to make them seem like people your readers would actually like and want to hang ...

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

Breaking News

News Alert