‚Worst one year for retail in 25 years‘ says alternate physique

Image copyright Getty Images Retail sales fell for the first time in 25 years last year, according to the leading UK retail industry body.The British Retail Consortium (BRC) said total sales fell 0.1%, marking the first annual sales decline since 1995.Sales in November and December were particularly weak, falling 0.9%, the BRC said.A separate report…

Hollywood How streaming, diversity, #MeToo formed TV decade of alternate

LOS ANGELES — “Game of Thrones” was both an unprecedented achievement and old-school role model in the TV decade that’s rolling its final credits. Installments of the elaborately produced hit were doled out one at a time by an established outlet, premium cable channel HBO. That was standard TV operating procedure until, suddenly, it wasn’t.…

US government lists fictional nation Wakanda as alternate accomplice

Image copyright Marvel/Disney Image caption Wakanda is a fictional East African country from Black Panther, which was adapted into a film last year The US Department of Agriculture listed Wakanda as a free-trade partner – despite it being a fictional country.A USDA spokesperson said the Kingdom of Wakanda was added to the list by accident…

Hollywood How streaming, vary, #MeToo shaped TV decade of alternate

LOS ANGELES — “Game of Thrones” was both an unprecedented achievement and old-school role model in the TV decade that’s rolling its final credits. Installments of the elaborately produced hit were doled out one at a time by an established outlet, premium cable channel HBO. That was standard TV operating procedure until, suddenly, it wasn’t.…