Why Bette Davis and Joan Crawford’s feud lasted a lifetime

Bette Davis reportedly once said of her Hollywood arch nemesis, “I wouldn’t piss on Joan Crawford if she were on fire.” But while the new FX miniseries “Feud: Bette and Joan” — premiering March 5 with Jessica Lange as Crawford and Susan Sarandon as Davis— focuses on the rivalry that brewed between the Hollywood legends… …

Cuomo’s new ethics rules apply to legislators — but not to him

Gov. Cuomo’s $152.3 billion budget contains new ethics rules for legislators who steer state funds to projects — but they don’t apply to him. The governor’s 2017 spending plan mandates lawmakers send a form to the state budget director verifying they have “no financial interest,” won’t receive a “financial benefit” and have “no known conflict”… …

Terror threat in the UK ‘at its highest since the 1970s’, terror watchdog says

<img data-attachment-id="6473352" data-permalink="http://metro.co.uk/2012/12/07/miscellaneous-3303690/ad_235813855-jpg/" data-orig-file="https://metrouk2.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/ad_235813855.jpg?quality=80&strip=all" data-orig-size="2500,1410" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Home Office","camera":"","caption":"Home Office undated handout photo of Max Hill QC who has been named as the UK's new terror laws watchdog. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday February 20, 2017. The barrister will take over as Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation from David Anderson QC at the start of …

Will Taboo have a season two? Creators say no decision has been made but they haven’t ruled it out

Spoiler alert! This article contains plot spoilers. <img data-attachment-id="6396060" data-permalink="http://metro.co.uk/2017/01/21/tom-hardy-gets-a-snog-and-10-other-things-that-happened-in-episode-three-of-taboo-6391228/taboo-ep-3-10/" data-orig-file="https://metrouk2.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/12813703-low_res-taboo.jpg?quality=80&strip=all" data-orig-size="2000,1334" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Scott Free Prods/Robert Viglasky","camera":"","caption":"WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 17/01/2017 – Programme Name: Taboo – TX: 21/01/2017 – Episode: Taboo – Ep 3 (No. n/a) – Picture Shows: James Delaney. James Delaney (TOM HARDY) – (C) Scott Free Prods – Photographer: …