‘What do you have to lose?’: Inside Trump’s embrace of a risky drug against coronavirus

The president is pushing the anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, despite warnings from some public health officials about dangerous side effects and uncertain results. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Marvel Picks Quebec’s Squeeze for Disney Plus Animated Series ‘What If…?’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Marvel Studios has commissioned Québec City-based animation studio Squeeze to create five episodes of “What If…?,” its new animated series set for release on the Disney Plus platform in summer 2021. The first animated series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, … Read more…

“What You Don’t Know About Black People Can Harm Us” Erika Alexander Explains Why David Schwimmer’s Comments Hit Black People So Hard

Source: SOPA Images / Getty We covered the back and forth between “Living Single” star Ericka Alexander and “Friends” star David Schwimmer. And while they hashed a couple of things out on Twitter, after David’s last statement, Alexander still had … Read more…

‘What If Harry Potter Had Been Black?’ Tomi Adeyemi on Representation and Fostering Empathy Through Her Epic Fantasy Series

Tomi Adeyemi wants to wrap her readers in a “dangerous but warm” blanket. Her young adult novels—the hit epic Children of Blood and Bone and its highly anticipated new sequel, Children of Virtue and Vengeance—combine escapist fantasy with clear-eyed confrontations … Read more…

Supporters Back Joss Sackler, Wife of OxyContin Heir, as She Stages NYFW Show: ‘What Scandal?’

Aurora Rose/Getty Joss Sackler’s New York Fashion Week show went on defiantly on Monday, despite calls for its cancellation and an eleventh-hour drama following the New York Post reporting the OxyContin heirs tried to woo former addict Courtney Love with … Read more…

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Bye-Bye, ACA, And Hello ‘Medicare-For-All’?

Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Erin Mershon STAT @eemershon Read Erin's Stories Margot Sanger-Katz The New York Times @sangerkatz Read Margot's Stories Paige Winfield Cunningham The Washington Post @pw_cunningham Read Paige's Stories The Department of Justice … Read more…

Next 3 Surprising Comedies: ‘What Men Want,’ ‘Isn’t It Romantic,’ ‘Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral’

Bryan Cranston and Kevin Hart star in The Upside (above), which opened in theaters everywhere over the weekend. In the comedy, Cranston plays a disabled man who is wealthy, yet unhappy. Hart portrays a poor man on parole who desperately … Read more…

‘Making a Murderer: Part 2’ Creators Tell All: ‘What Happens When Injustice Is Exposed?’

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast Upon its premiere in late 2015, Netflix’s Making a Murderer became an instant phenomenon (and sparked a true-crime documentary renaissance) by bringing to national attention the plight of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, residents Steven Avery … Read more…