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This riveting suspense novel confronts the misogyny in stand-up comedy head-on

This riveting suspense novel confronts the misogyny in stand-up comedy head-on

In post-#MeToo fiction, revenge is on the rise. But few titles feel as righteously ripped from the headlines as Amy Gentry’s Last Woman Standing — a suspense novel that follows Dana Diaz, a fictionalized female stand-up who’s had enough of her sexist industry. Recently harassed in the back of a limo by a revered comic, she…
Watch: Masters Snooker – Selby v Trump in quarter-final action

Watch: Masters Snooker – Selby v Trump in quarter-final action

Watch live Masters Snooker quarter-finals - Selby, Trump, Robertson & Hawkins in action - BBC Sport Summary Quarter-finals (Best of 11 frames) Live: Mark Selby (Eng) v Judd Trump (Eng) 19:00 GMT: Barry Hawkins (Eng) v Neil Robertson (Aus) Winners of each match will face each other in semi-finals on Saturday Ronnie O'Sullivan faces Ding…
Marvel’s The Punisher binge recap: Let’s talk about season 2!

Marvel’s The Punisher binge recap: Let’s talk about season 2!

One batch, two batch, binge recap! Coming off a surprisingly good first season of The Punisher, it’s time for Frank Castle to figure out his next steps. Luckily, EW’s Heroes For Hire, Chancellor Agard and Christian Holub, have teamed up once again to guide you through all 13 episodes with this handy binge guide. Follow along as you watch! EPISODE…
#10YearChallenge: Hashtag used to highlight war and suffering

#10YearChallenge: Hashtag used to highlight war and suffering

The #10YearChallenge and #GlowUpChallenge have gone viral on social media this week, with millions of people sharing current photos next to what they looked like a decade ago. While most of the craze has been for fun, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram users have also seized on the viral craze to address issues they say are…
Paychecks, IPOs and GDP data: Here are the next things the government shutdown could disrupt

Paychecks, IPOs and GDP data: Here are the next things the government shutdown could...

Yuri Gripas | Reuters Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) (C) and other Senate Democrats hold portraits of constituents affected by the government shutdown on the steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 16, 2019. The partial government shutdown dragged into its 27th day Thursday, leaving 800,000 workers without pay, airport security delayed…
A string of encouraging signals is making investors increasingly positive about China’s economy

A string of encouraging signals is making investors increasingly positive about China’s economy

China is set to announce GDP figures for 2018's fourth quarter on Monday. Economists surveyed by Reuters see growth having likely slowed to 6.4 percent against the prior year's fourth quarter. Official growth numbers — the veracity of which outside experts have long expressed skepticism — came in at 6.5 percent for the third quarter…