The whistleblower scandal has led to its first Trump administration resignation

US special envoy for Ukraine Kurt Volker waves as he arrives to a press conference in Kiyv on July 27, 2019. | Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images Kurt Volker, US envoy to Ukraine, resigned Friday. Kurt Volker, the US special representative for Ukraine negotiations, abruptly resigned Friday amid fallout over the whistleblower scandal, according to a report by Andrew Howard of the Arizona State Press. CNN subsequently confirmed the report. It’s not yet clear whether Volker chose…

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NYFF 2019: New York Film Festival news and movie reviews

Alfonso Cuaron introduces his film Roma at the New York Film Festival in 2018. | Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images New York’s most prestigious film festival can solidify a film’s awards chances and introduce it to an eager audience of devoted cinephiles. For New York City’s movie lovers, the annual New York Film Festival is a highly anticipated chance to watch some of the year’s best films, listen to Q&As with filmmakers and stars, and…

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The story behind Hot Ones, the interview show where celebrities choke down crazy-hot chicken wings

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey on Complex’s “Hot Ones” interview show | Complex Networks Or: How Complex Networks CEO Rich Antoniello learned to stop worrying and love YouTube. Sometimes, digital publishers swear they love big platforms like Facebook and Google. Oftentimes, they gripe about them. But either way, they can’t live without them. Figuring out how to live with them is the challenge. Ask Rich Antoniello, the CEO of Complex Networks. For years, Antoniello insisted that his…

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The 10 biggest stories you missed while you were glued to the Trump impeachment drama

Democratic presidential hopeful Senator Elizabeth Warren joins members of the United Auto Workers and supporters as they picket outside a General Motors plant in Detroit, Michigan, on September 22, 2019. | AFP/Getty Images Protests in Egypt. Controversy over Joker. A GM strike. And Greta Thunberg versus right-wing trolls. All of Washington — and much of America — was glued to the news this week, watching the scandal surrounding President Donald Trump’s interactions with the president…

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