Lupita Nyong’o to Lead HBO Max Series ‘Americanah’

HBO Max, the upcoming streaming platform from HBO and Warner Media to compete with Netflix, is developing a new limited drama series starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. The show, titled “Americanah” will be adapted on the small screen by actress and showrunner Danai Gurira. It will be based on a novel with the same title written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Environmental groups knock on BPI: ‘Abandon coal’

Environmental groups knock on BPI: ‘Abandon coal’

“We are asking for BPI to become a responsible corporate citizen and stop funding coal, the source of high power rates, much environmental damage, and a lot of health issues in coal-affected communities,” said P4P spokesperson Gerry Arances.


6-month-old migrant girl recovering in hospital

The baby was airlifted Saturday to a hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas, and listed in critical condition. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Thursday that the infant had been upgraded and transferred to a hospital in Houston.