New this week: 'Only Murders in the Building,' 'More Power'
This week’s new entertainment releases include a new album from Imagine Dragons, the reuniting of “Home Improvement” sitcom buddies Tim Allen and Richard Karn for “More Power” and the return of Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez as unlikely crime-solving New York City neighbors in Hulu’s “Only Murders in the Building.”.
‘The Santa Clause’ is back in new limited series on Disney+
'The Santa Clause' FILE PHOTO: Actors Elizabeth Mitchell and Tim Allen act in a scene on the set of their upcoming film, "Mrs. Clause: The Santa Clause 2" February 28, 2002 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Disney+ announced a limited run series continuing the story will soon start filming. >> Read more trending newsDisney+ announced Friday that it is going to air a limited series based on “The Santa Clause” and Tim Allen will once again be donning the red suit. 🎅🏻 Tim Allen will reprise his role as Scott Calvin from “The Santa Clause” in a new Original limited series coming soon to #DisneyPlus.wftv.com
Arizona election chief: GOP-audited machines must be dropped
Voting machines from Arizona’s most populous county should not be used in the future after state Senate Republicans forced officials to give them access for an audit of 2020 election results, the state’s top elections official said Thursday. Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, a Democrat, said in a letter that Maricopa County lost control of the machines after they were handed over and doesn't know what was done to them. Senate Republicans issued a subpoena demanding the county turn over vote-tabulation equipment, along with ballots and a variety of other records for an unprecedented partisan audit of the county's 2020 vote count.news.yahoo.com
'Galaxy Quest 2' is 'a fabulous script' according to Tim Allen
"Galaxy Quest" is truly an epic, multi-layered movie that succeeded as much by accident as by design. The prospect of a second "Galaxy Quest" movie was recently reignited when star Tim Allen spoke about the long overdue sequel to Entertainment Weekly . Related: What's the Best 'Star Trek' Movie and Why Is It 'Galaxy Quest'? Without giving too much away, a member of Alan's 'Galaxy Quest' family could step in and the idea would still work." If you're a fan of "Galaxy Quest" — and who isn't — you should definitely check out the documentary "Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary" if haven't already.space.com
Working parents find it's nearly impossible to make plans with dwindling child-care options
Even before the pandemic, families struggled to find affordable child care. Almost immediately, many parents became stopgap teachers and child-care providers, all the while juggling working from home. Particularly hard hit would be Oklahoma, South Carolina and Utah, which would lose more than 60% of their states' child-care supply. "I'm scared to lose my position but at the same time cannot just leave my daughter," Ruey said. Beyond the specific amount to pay for child care, says Tarif Carson, a certified financial planner at Facet Wealth in Norristown, Pennsylvania, the top concerns are safety, logistics and overall finances.cnbc.com