Concert review by Julia Pattison: George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain at the York Theater Royal

The eight-piece orchestra took the stage to rapturous applause – its reputation for irresistible entertainment is well established. Photo submitted Venue: York Theater Royal Register to our daily newsletter How good it was to see George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain back on tour after the lockdown. An eight-piece line-up, they took to the … Read more

Abu Dhabi police deal with fire in Al Zahia area

Abu Dhabi Police and Abu Dhabi Civil Defense teams are dealing with a fire that broke out on Friday evening in the Al Zahia neighborhood of Abu Dhabi. The competent authorities have started their work to find out the causes of the fire, and we will give you further developments. Difference #Abu Dhabi Police And … Read more

Us versus them: Harming the ‘outgroup’ is linked to elevated activity in the brain’s reward circuits

Summary: Aggression towards members of an “outgroup” was associated with increased activity in areas of the brain associated with reward. Activity in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex impacted a person’s level of aggression toward a stranger. Source: Virginia Commonwealth University Humans tend to form groups, which often find themselves in conflict with rival groups. But why … Read more

Al Pacino and Robert De Niro show their support for The Godfather at the Tribeca Festival

Whether it’s fans, critics, actors, or filmmakers, rarely has a movie garnered similar reactions from people who agree on its genius. And Godfather icons Al Pacino and Robert De Niro celebrated the 50th anniversary of their iconic film The Godfather with a special screening at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on Thursday. Leading … Read more

Eurovision could be hosted in UK as producers say security concerns mean it cannot take place in Ukraine | Ents & Arts News

Next year’s Eurovision Song Contest will not be hosted by Ukrainian winners due to security concerns stemming from the Russian invasion and could instead be held in the UK, producers say. In a statement on Friday, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) – the alliance of public service broadcasters that runs Eurovision – said the war … Read more

Police discover fentanyl pill press in Mexican town near US border

Mexican prosecutors said Thursday they found an illicit facility with a pill press used to make fentanyl pills in the border town of San Luis Rio Colorado, across from Yuma, Arizona. The city is best known for its myriad of pharmacies, dentists’ and doctors’ offices that welcome American visitors. But federal prosecutors said they detained … Read more

Belgian bishop declines cardinal’s honor for abuse record

ROME — One of the new cardinals proposed by Pope Francis, the retired bishop of Ghent, Belgium, has given up accepting the honor for his insufficient response to cases of clergy sex abuse, the Belgian bishops’ conference has said. . The Bishop of Ghent, Luc Van Looy, had asked Francis for permission to refuse the … Read more