The Acolyte Finale Manny Jacinto Interview: Stranger’s Secrets

The galaxy far, far away has been rocked by the arrival of a new agent of the dark side in the last month, as The Acolyte lifted the lid on its mysterious Stranger—Manny Jacinto’s not-so-shady smuggler Qimir secretly being the dark Master pulling the strings behind its titular Acolyte. But now that the Star Wars streaming … Read more

30 years after attack on Argentina’s Jewish center, Milei makes promises. But the anguish remains

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — On each passing anniversary of the deadly 1994 attack against Argentina’s largest Jewish community center, Diana Malamud said she endures a brutal “Groundhog Day.” In her version of the Kafkaesque nightmare that traps her in the same day over and over, presidents repeat the same pledges to seek justice for the … Read more

Christina Hall’s ‘The Flip Off’ Show With Tarek El Moussa Will Move On Without Her Ex Josh

Christina Hall and Tarek El Moussa’s new TV show, The Flip Off, will still move forward in spite of Christina’s recently announced divorce from her husband, Josh.  Just months after HGTV announced that the exes and Flip or Flop alums would reunite for a new TV show that features them going head to head with their respective spouses … Read more

Missed Out on Prime Day? These 155 Deals Are Still Going Strong (2024)

Prime Day is officially over. Did your friend mention a killer deal they scored? Are you now dealing with FOMO? Not to worry. Roughly half of the Amazon Prime Day deals we highlighted during the main event are still kicking around, though they are expiring quickly. These are all products we here at WIRED have … Read more

Persian Gulf, Dubai experience life-threatening heat indexes above 140

The heat and humidity in the Persian Gulf region have soared to nearly intolerable levels this week, and there’s little relief in sight. Some locations have seen the heat index, or how it feels when factoring in the humidity, reach 140 to 150 degrees Fahrenheit, fueled by an intense heat dome, the warmest water temperatures … Read more

Bob Newhart Dead at 94

Bob Newhart — an absolute legend of stand-up comedy, TV and film — has died. Bob passed away Thursday at his Los Angeles home after a series of brief illnesses, according to his longtime rep. He’s perhaps best known for his deadpan delivery, and his 2 successful sitcoms — “The Bob Newhart Show” came first … Read more

Netflix (NFLX) earnings Q2 2024

The Netflix logo is displayed above its corporate offices on January 24, 2024 in Los Angeles, California.  Mario Tama | Getty Images Netflix reported earnings after the bell. Here are the results. Earnings per share: $4.88 vs $4.74 per share expected by LSEGRevenue: $9.56 billion vs.9.53 billion expected by LSEGTotal memberships: 274.4 million paid memberships expected, according … Read more

The Acolyte’s first season made Star Wars’ dark past feel like a bright future

Though Disney Plus’ older Star Wars series have sometimes been fantastic, recent seasons of shows like The Mandalorian and Ahsoka have felt like the products of a franchise unsure of how it wants to move forward. As another show set in Star Wars’ past, Leslye Headland’s The Acolyte seemed like it might similarly wind up … Read more

Kim Kardashian suffers injury ‘more painful than childbirth’

Kim Kardashian suffers injury ‘more painful than childbirth’  Kim Kardashian just testified she has endured suffering “more painful than childbirth.” In the latest episode of the reality TV series, The Kardashians, the 43-year-old told a producer about her injury when the bandages on her finger were addressed. The Skims co-founder revealed that she sustained the … Read more