Justin Verlander is the Mets’ smart gamble

Justin Verlander is the Mets' smart gamble

SAN DIEGO — “Let me tell you,” Brent Strom says. “Justin is obsessed.” And then Strom — the Diamondbacks pitching coach now, but Justin Verlander’s pitching coach with the Astros from 2017-21 — takes you into the world of the newest Met. Because the question that Strom is asked about a pitcher he arguably knows … Read more

The bear market rally is running out of stream, and it is time to take profits, says Morgan Stanley’s Wilson

The bear market rally is running out of stream, and it is time to take profits, says Morgan Stanley’s Wilson

The stock market’s bounce off the October lows is running out of room, and it is time to take profits, according to Morgan Stanley’s Michael Wilson. The chief equity strategist who correctly predicted this year’s stock-market selloff, now expects the S&P 500 SPX, -1.79% to resume declines from the beginning of the year, after the … Read more

‘It’s … more about crowd control’

‘It’s … more about crowd control’

Victoria Beckham, seen here on Dec. 1 in England, opens up about the joys of raising an active family. (Photo: Kate Green/Getty Images for BoF) Victoria Beckham has a very busy life. When the fashion mogul isn’t working around the clock for her beauty line, the former Spice Girl, 48, is working just as hard … Read more

Meet the Celebrity Presenters for the 2022 People’s Choice Awards

Meet the Celebrity Presenters for the 2022 People's Choice Awards

The 2022 People’s Choice Awards will be a star-studded affair. NBC and E! announced the list of celebrity presenters for the Dec. 6 ceremony, including Amy Poehler, Billy Porter, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jameela Jamil, Ana Gasteyer, David Spade, Dwyane Wade, Heidi Klum, Laverne Cox, Lil Rel Howery, Sarah Hyland, Michaela Jaé Rodriguez, Colin Hanks, Nikki Glaser, Niecy Nash-Betts, … Read more

‘Black Adam’ to Lose $100 Million at Box Office

Box Office: 'Black Adam' Staying on Top in Third Weekend

“Black Adam” has hardly been given a hero’s welcome in its box office run, generating just $387 million globally after seven weeks on the big screen. That may seem like a lot of coinage, especially in COVID times when movies of all shapes and sizes are struggling to reach pre-pandemic grosses at the box office. … Read more

Robert Pattinson stars in Parasite director Bong Joon-Ho’s next movie

Robert Pattinson stars in Parasite director Bong Joon-Ho’s next movie

Warner Bros. Pictures confirmed today that Snowpiercer and The Host writer-director Bong Joon-ho is currently shooting his follow-up to his Best Picture-winning 2019 class satire Parasite. The film, a science fiction story called Mickey 17, will star Robert Pattinson in the title role. No summary of the movie’s plot was immediately available, but Warner Bros. … Read more