Dow down more than 300 points, US stocks edge lower on last day of S&P 500’s first losing quarter in 2 years

US stocks fell Thursday afternoon to cap a quarter in which Federal Reserve monetary tightening and the Russian invasion of Ukraine have weighed on sentiment and has put the S&P 500 on track for its first quarterly loss in two years. How are stock indexes peforming? The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.56% fell 336 … Read more

Will Smith Apologizes to Chris Rock, Faces Academy Investigation for Slap

Will Smith Monday evening apologized in an Instagram post to comedian Chris Rock for his behavior in Sunday night’s Academy Awards ceremony, which included slapping him on stage over a joke about the Oscar winner’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. “My behavior at last night’s Academy Awards was unacceptable and inexcusable,” Mr. Smith wrote. “Jokes at … Read more

Baltimore Museum of Art opens exhibit curated by its own security guards

Written by Zoe Sottile, CNN On most days, Rob Kempton guards the many beautiful works on display at the Baltimore Museum of Art — but this weekend, he’s curating them. Kempton is one of 17 officers participating in “Guarding the Art,” an exhibition featuring 25 unique works selected by members of the BMA’s security team. … Read more

‘Drive My Car’: Ryusuke Hamaguchi revs up for the Oscars

When writer-director Ryusuke Hamaguchi first laid eyes on the red Saab 900 Turbo at the center of his award-winning film “Drive My Car,” he knew it was the one. Over thirty years old and in immaculate condition, the car was perfect. It needed to be — he’d be spending a lot of time inside. “It … Read more

‘The Worst Person in the World’: Joachim Trier is still pondering life’s big questions

Joachim Trier’s characters have a habit of taking a scalpel to their psyche. The reason for the incision ranges — a comment from a friend, a bad review, a breakup — but once it’s made, what starts as a keyhole operation can become open heart surgery and escalate into existential crisis. Not that the world … Read more