Governor Gavin Newsom just signed a law that decriminalizes jaywalking, after activists argued that people of color are more likely to be ticketed. It goes into effect on Jan. 1, 2023.
SCOTUS’ new term includes a voting rights case that could determine the outcome of the 2024 election. The justices are also primed to weaken legal protections against discrimination at colleges and the ballot box.
In Brazil’s presidential race, Jair Bolsonaro and Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva are heading to a runoff. The incumbent’s camp is emboldened, but a Lula victory is more likely.
Several veteran cast members of “Saturday Night Live” have left, and Trevor Noah surprised many when he recently announced plans to quit as host of “The Daily Show.”
Slave to Sirens is the first all-female thrash metal band in Lebanon, and the new documentary “Sirens” follows their effort to break through in the country and abroad.