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  • 3 Dead, Including Gunman in Alabama UPS Shooting

    Sep 23, 2014 | 1 min
    Three people are dead after a former UPS worker allegedly shot two others at a UPS facility in Alabama Tuesday. Police believe the man targeted two supervisors after reportedly being fired on Monday.
  • CDC Releases Report Saying 1.5 Million Could be Infected with Ebola by January

    Sep 23, 2014 | 2 min
    The CDC released a new report Tuesday saying the ebola virus could spread to up to 1.5 million people by January. The report also indicates that the estimated current number of people infected could actually be 2.5 times higher, with a number of cases not detected.
  • President Obama Orders Overnight Air Missile Strikes on ISIS in Syria

    Sep 23, 2014 | 2 min
    President Obama sanctioned air missile strikes on Syria Monday evening with the support of five Middle Eastern countries. In a speech Tuesday morning, he assured the nation, this is not only America's fight and other countries are helping strike at ISIS targets.
  • Starbucks Testing New Beer-Flavored Latte

    Sep 23, 2014 | 1 min
    Starbucks is testing a new flavor of latte that tastes like beer, and people already have strong opinions about it. The drink does not have any alcohol in it.
  • Emma Watson Calls For Gender Equality at UN Conference

    Sep 22, 2014 | 1 min
    UN Women Goodwill Ambassador and actress Emma Watson was in New York Saturday lobbying for the new "He For She" campaign. The initiative addresses gender inequality and feminism.
  • Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Last Person Seen with Missing Student Hannah Graham

    Sep 22, 2014 | 2 min
    Police have issued an arrest warrant for Jesse Matthew, the last person to be seen with missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. He turned himself in to police Saturday, but left after speaking to a lawyer and failed to talk to police. The warrant is for reckless driving charges for when he left the police station.
  • Psychologist Explains Why People Tend to Look Like Their Dogs

    Sep 22, 2014 | 1 min
    A Japanese psychologist's theory as to why people look like their dogs has received quite a bit of media attention lately. The theory is supported by the fact that strangers correctly matched dog's eyes with their owners 74 percent of the time.
  • NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Talks Ray Rice Incident, Vows to "Do Better"

    Sep 19, 2014 | 2 min
    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admitted to NFL wrongdoing at a press conference regarding Ray Rice. Goodell has faced quite a lot of criticism for the way the league has handled the the recent onslaught of domestic violence cases.
  • Study Names Most and Least Educated American Cities

    Sep 19, 2014 | 1 min
    A new report found that Ann Arbor, Michigan, was the most educated in America. The list took into account criteria like quality and level of education.
  • First iPhone 6 Customer Drops it On Live TV

    Sep 19, 2014 | 2 min
    A man in Perth, Australia, waited all night outside an Apple Store to be the first iPhone 6 customer. As he was interviewed on live TV, he dropped the phone.
  • Scotland Votes 'No', Remains Part of UK

    Sep 19, 2014 | 2 min
    In a historic referendum for independence, Scotland voted 58-41 to stay a part of the union of Great Britain. A record number of Scots turned out for the vote.
  • Norwegian Day Care Serves Fine Foods Like Foie Gras to Children

    Sep 19, 2014 | 2 min
    An Oslo, Norway, day care center serves fancy food like king crab and kobe beef to its children. Thanks to generous government subsidies for social services, the center can afford to serve the food at a low cost.
  • Panama Named World's Happiest Country in New Gallup Poll

    Sep 18, 2014 | 1 min
    Panama scored the overall highest in a Gallup survey of country well-being. Latin American countries scored generally highest, while politically conflicted areas scored lowest.
  • NFL Player Jonathan Dwyer Arrested, Charged with Domestic Assault

    Sep 18, 2014 | 1 min
    Jonathan Dwyer, running back for the Arizona Cardinals, was arrested on charges of domestic assault. Among the charges was breaking his wife's nose for refusing to have sex with him.
  • ISIS Releases Video of Captured British Journalist Vowing to Tell "Other" Side of Story

    Sep 18, 2014 | 2 min
    ISIS has released a video of captured British journalist John Cantlie. It's unclear if Cantlie is reading a script, but he says he does not have a gun to his head and wants to tell the other side of the story, claiming Western media is not giving the whole picture.
  • Miley Cyrus' Twerking Could Land Her in Mexican Jail

    Sep 18, 2014 | 1 min
    Miley Cyrus has landed herself in hot water with the Mexican government after twerking with a flag during a Mexican Independence Day performance. A state legislature has asked the federal government to fine the star and possibly have her spend 36 hours in jail.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver Reach Divorce Agreement

    Sep 18, 2014 | 1 min
    A divorce agreement has been reached by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, after 3 ½ years since the initial filing. The exes are said to now be on amicable terms over the division of their $400 million fortune.
  • Falling Skies Production Resumes After Truck Crushes Security Guard

    Sep 18, 2014 | 1 min
    Production on TNT's Falling Skies has resumed after a security guard was accidentally killed Monday. An investigation is underway.
  • New Photos of 'Django Unchained' Actress Reveal Other Side to Her Claims

    Sep 17, 2014 | 2 min
    More details have emerged in the case of Daniele Watts, the Django Unchained actress who was arrested for having sex in public with her boyfriend.
  • ISIS Releases New Video Threatening United States

    Sep 17, 2014 | 2 min
    A new video created by ISIS entitled, "Flames of War" has been released. The video is edited to look like a movie trailer, and makes new threats to the USA.
  • Study Reports Animal Fur Makes Infants Less Prone to Asthma, Allergies

    Sep 17, 2014 | 1 min
    A new study reports that infants exposed to animal fur were less likely to develop asthma or allergies. Experts say that sleeping on animal fur or having a pet will strengthen babies' immune systems due to exposure to various microbes.
  • New Bill Cosby Biography Makes Bold Claims of Philandering Lifestyle

    Sep 17, 2014 | 2 min
    On screen, he was most famously the lovable Cliff Huxtable on The Cosby Show. However, for better or worse, Bill Cosby had a much more colorful lifestyle off-screen, as is detailed in a new biography available now.
  • Meredith Vieira Admits to Staying in Past Abusive Relationship On New Talk Show

    Sep 17, 2014 | 4 min
    Recent abuse allegations of NFL player Ray Rice have prompted Meredith Vieira to discuss her own experience with domestic abuse. She elaborates on Wednesday's episode of The Meredith Vieira Show.
  • Man Stabs Woman to Death And Admits To Eating Parts of Her Body

    Sep 16, 2014 | 2 min
    An Indiana woman was found dead Thursday morning having suffered multiple stabbings. Joseph Oberhansley, who had previously served a 13 year sentence for killing two other people, was arrested and admitted to eating portions of the woman's insides.
  • New Images of A Missing UVA Student Released as Search Continues

    Sep 16, 2014 | 1 min
    CCTV Images the night University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham, went missing have been released. The stunned community continues their search in cooperation with officials.
  • Colombia Women's Cycling Team Competes With Revealing Uniforms

    Sep 16, 2014 | 1 min
    Colombia's Womens Cycling Team is facing backlash after competing in revealing, flesh-colored uniforms exposing the lower region of the body. The cycling world is currently deciding what to do about the uniform.
  • 'We Want to Hug You,' Children of Gun Instructor Issue Video Message to Girl Who Accidentally Killed Him

    Sep 16, 2014 | 2 min
    Ex-Marine Charlie Vacca was accidentally killed by a nine-year-old girl last month at an Arizona gun range. Vacca's children have issued a video message to the girl, showing support for her to move forward from tragedy.
  • Scotland to Decide Fate of Independence From United Kingdom

    Sep 16, 2014 | 2 min
    Scottish voters will take to the polls this Thursday to vote on a referendum for independence, which will decide whether or not they remain a part of Great Britain. The vote is expected to be very close, and party leaders from each side possess strong arguments.
  • MYTHBUSTER: New study Shows 'Comfort Foods' Do Not Help Mood

    Sep 16, 2014 | 1 min
    A New Study Finds 'Comfort Foods' Do Not Help to Lift Mood. Sad news for chocolate lovers everywhere.
  • Fans React to ABC's New "View," As The Show's 18th Season Kicked Off With New Co-Hosts Monday

    Sep 15, 2014 | 2 min
    ABC premieres new season of The View with returning hosts Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell; New Hosts Rosie Perez and Elizabeth Wallace.
  • Urban Outfitters Causes Controversy With Blood-Stained Kent State University Sweatshirt

    Sep 15, 2014 | 2 min
    Retailer Urban Outfitters is under fire for selling a one-of-a-kind Kent State University sweatshirt featuring holes and a blood-spatter design. While the company apologizes and insists the item was designed to reflect normal wear, Kent State University has taken great offense for the trivialization of painful history.
  • 'Django Unchained' Actress Claims She Was Racially Profiled By Cops When Detained For Lewd Acts

    Sep 15, 2014 | 2 min
    African-American actress Daniele Watts was allegedly mistaken for a prostitute after police responded to a 911 call accusing her of lewd public acts. Watts, who was detained and handcuffed, said she was simply engaging with her boyfriend, who is Caucasian. An internal investigation has since been initiated.
  • Chinese City Creates Sidewalk Lane Specifically for Texting and Walking

    Sep 15, 2014 | 1 min
    The city of Chongqing, China, has implemented a sidewalk lane for people to freely use their smart phones. The lane was created as a behavioral experiment to bring awareness to the dangers of texting and walking.
  • Men May Soon Kiss Condoms Goodbye; Company Invents New Birth Control For Men

    Sep 15, 2014 | 1 min
    A new male contraceptive called Vasalgel has been successfully tested on animals with hopes to market by 2016. The contraception consists of a gel that is injected in the vas deferens to block sperm.
  • Star Running Back Adrian Peterson Accused of Child Abuse

    Sep 12, 2014 | 1 min
    Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson has been indicted for child abuse. Sources say the running back is under investigation after an 11 year-old reported injuries from Peterson.
  • Cecily Strong Replaced by Michael Che at the SNL Weekend Update Desk

    Sep 12, 2014 | 1 min
    Veteran Weekend Update anchor Cecily Strong was booted from her spot at the SNL desk this week while comedian Michael Che is set to take over. Strong will remain a featured player for the variety show's 40th season.
  • Sarah Palin, Track Palin, and Bristol Palin Allegedly Started a Drunken Alaskan Party Brawl

    Sep 12, 2014 | 1 min
    The former Alaskan governor and her family have been accused of starting a fight at a snowmobile party over the weekend. According to witnesses, punches were thrown and Palin herself could be heard, "don't you know who I am?"
  • Oscar Pistorius Convicted on Culpable Murder Charge

    Sep 12, 2014 | 1 min
    Despite escaping charges for pre-meditated and second-degree murder, the "Blade Runner" will return to court Oct. 13th for sentencing on the lesser charge for culpable murder.
  • Ohio Teen Killer Caught by Police After Prison Escape

    Sep 12, 2014 | 1 min
    The infamous teen-killer-with-no-remorse T.J. Lane escaped from his Lima, Ohio prison Thursday night. Police managed to recapture Lane and two other inmates early Friday morning.
  • Ceremonies Across the Nation Remember Victims on the 13th Anniversary of 9/11

    Sep 11, 2014 | 2 min
    President Obama lead the United States in a ceremony of remembrance Thursday for the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 attacks. And, for the first time, Memorial Plaza in Manhattan was open to victims families for a name-reading ceremony and the Tribune of Light.
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Hospitalized for Abdominal Tumor

    Sep 11, 2014 | 1 min
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was hospitalized Wednesday after the discovery of a tumor on his lower abdomen. No mention has been as to whether or not this will withdraw the troubled politician from the upcoming mayoral race.
  • James Bond Actor Richard Kiel Dies at Age 74

    Sep 11, 2014 | 1 min
    7'2'' actor Richard Kiel passed away Thursday morning from unknown causes. Kiel, who rose to fame as the villain-with-a-heart-of-gold "Jaws" in the James Bond films, suffered from acromegaly- a hormonal condition that causes gigantism.
  • Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty for Murder of Reeva Steenkamp, Waits for Verdcit on Lesser Charge

    Sep 11, 2014 | 1 min
    Oscar Pistorius was found not guilty for the murder and pre-meditated murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. However, the Blade Runner's trial continues until the verdict for the lesser charge of culpable murder is announced.
  • Man Faces Murder Charges After Confessing to Killing And Burying His 5 Young Children

    Sep 10, 2014 | 2 min
    Timothy Ray Jones told authorities that he murdered his five children, all under the age of eight, in South Carolina. He now faces murder charges.
  • Britney Spears Debuts Sexy New Lingerie Line

    Sep 10, 2014 | 2 min
    Pop singer Britney Spears debuted her new sleepwear line named 'The Intimate' during New York Fashion week.
  • Worlds Most Expensive Video Game Goes on Sale

    Sep 9, 2014 | 2 min
    Destiny, the worlds most expensive video game cost $500 million to make and is predicted to be the biggest video title of 2014. The game is a futuristic online shooter that combines different gaming genres turning it into one adventure where players can meet each other. Fans reportedly lined up overnight in hopes to score the highly anticipated release.
  • Apple Unveils The iPhone 6 and Debuts The Most Anticipated Apple Watch

    Sep 9, 2014 | 2 min
    Apple kicked off it's launch of the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch today from The Flint Performing Arts Center in Cupertino, California. The six and six plus will have bigger screens and stunning displays. Apple also unveiled a smartwatch called Apple Watch. The Apple Watch is the company's first product since 2010
  • Straight woman becomes a lesbian for twelve months and writes a book about it

    Sep 9, 2014 | 2 min
    A straight Australian author went to a gay bar for drinks with friends and woke up next to a naked female in her bed the following morning. She then receives an unrelated job offer to work on a tv show about a group of lesbians in Sydney, then starts dating one of the women shortly after filming. These experiences led her to write a book called 'A Lesbian For A Year' which has upset the LGBT community.
  • Drew Carey Offers Reward To Find Pranksters Who Dumped Feces On Autistic Boy During ALS Challenge

    Sep 9, 2014 | 2 min
    Drew Carey, Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg are offering 10K each to find pranksters who allegedly dumped feces on an autistic boy.
  • Iconic Colossus Roller Coaster Catches Fire At Six Flags Magic Mountain

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    Firefighters responded to a fire on the iconic Colossus roller coaster ride at Six Flags Magic Mountain in California on Monday afternoon.
  • Baltimore Ravens Confirm Via Twitter They Have Cut Running Back Ray Rice From The Team After Violent Video Emerges

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    The Baltimore Ravens have released running back Ray Rice after a shocking video emerged on Monday showing the professional football player punching his then fiancee to the ground in an elevator. The team announced their decision on their official twitter page a few hours after the elevator beating was released.
  • Woman Sentenced to 25 Years In Prison For Murdering Husband She Claims Raped her

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    Tracey Grissom shot dead her ex-husband after he allegedly subjected her to physical abuse and a brutal rape that left her on a colostomy bag. She was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
  • 'Obviously We're Thrilled,' Prince William Talks Publicly For The First Time About Wife Kate's Second Pregnancy

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    Royal Officials confirm on Monday that Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their second child.
  • Mutant Spider Dog Prank Is Both Hilarious And Terrifying

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    A famous Polish comedian dressed his dog in a giant spider costume, terrifying unsuspecting passerby's.
  • Shocking New Video Emerges Showing NFL Player Ray Rice Punching Wife During Elevator Ride

    Sep 8, 2014 | 2 min
    TMZ released the video from inside an Atlantic City elevator that shows NFL player Ray Rice physically attacking his then fiancé and now wife.
  • Exclusive Interview With Film Producer Al Bravo About New Thriller '2 Bedroom 1 Bath'

    Sep 5, 2014 | 4 min
    An interview with film producer Al Bravo about his new thriller. In '2 Bedroom 1 Bath," a young couple moves into their perfect home, but when they discovered that they will soon become parents, things begin to fall apart. The film stars Dee Wallace, Costas Mandylor and Eric Roberts.
  • New Social Network Meant Entirely for Woman Launches

    Sep 5, 2014 | 1 min
    A new women's social network called Women.com has launched in its BETA stage. The network is kind of like a female version of Fark and allows women to pose questions just to other women.
  • Apple Fans Already Waiting Outside New York Store for Latest iPhone

    Sep 4, 2014 | 1 min
    Hardcore Apple fans are already waiting outside the New York City store to be the first to get their hands on the new iPhone six, expected to be announced on September 9th. Many of them are camping out and being paid by sponsors to wear their t-shirts.
  • Georgia Dad Charged with Murder in Toddler Hot Car Death

    Sep 4, 2014 | 1 min
    Justin Ross Harris has been charged with eight counts, including malice murder in the June death of his 22 month old son Cooper. Authorities allege the dad even looked up how hot a car has to be to kill a child before he says he accidentally left him in the hot car while he was at work.
  • Comedian Joan Rivers Dies at 81 Years Old

    Sep 4, 2014 | 2 min
    Comedian Joan Rivers has died at 81 year old. After suffering cardiac arrest during a routine procedure, the E! host was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital where she was put in intensive care. Her daughter Melissa released a statement confirming her death.
  • Video Captures Woman Escorted Off Plane After Fight Over Reclining Seat

    Sep 4, 2014 | 2 min
    In the third incident happening within a week, a video captures a woman being escorted off a Delta flight after getting into a fight with another woman because of a reclining seat. This is the latest in a series of emergency landings for this exact reason.
  • Audio Of 911 Call After Uzi Accident Reveals Desperate Attempt to Save Instructor

    Sep 3, 2014 | 2 min
    Audio of the 911 call made after a shooting instructor was severely injured at a shooting range when he was accidently shot by a 9-year-old was released. The audio depicts the callers desperate attempts to save the victim, now identified as Charles Vacca.
  • CAUGHT ON TAPE: Jarring Images Show Jet Crashing Into Building During Military Ceremony in Libya

    Sep 3, 2014 | 2 min
    A military jet crashed in Tobruk, Libya and the explosion was caught on cell phone video. The Arabic news site "AL ARABIYA" reported that the plane was from the forces of renegade former Libyan general Khalifa Haftar and was simply performing in a memorial ceremony for another pilot, who was also killed in a plane crash just a few days ago.
  • Obama Reacts to Sotloff Beheading Promising to 'Degrade and Destroy' Islamic State

    Sep 3, 2014 | 2 min
    President Barack Obama finally spoke on Wednesday morning from Estonia, about American journalist Steven Sotloff's beheading, just hours after intelligence agencies confirmed the videos authenticity. He called the video a "horrific act of violence" and vowed that America will not be intimidated.
  • Disgruntled Dad Stabs Four Children to Death at Elementary School in China Before Committing Suicide

    Sep 2, 2014 | 2 min
    According to media reports including one from the China Xinhua News, a man wielding a knife killed four young students at the Shiyan, Hubei province school in China, after his daughter was denied admission because she failed to complete her summer homework.
  • Report Claims Maria Shriver Cheated on Arnold Schwarzenegger With His Campaign Strategist

    Sep 2, 2014 | 2 min
    According to the New York Post, Maria shriver could have been having an affair with Arnold Schwarzenegger's lead campaign strategist, years before his affair with their maid went public. Shriver and her alleged romantic partner Matthew Dowd an ABC analyst, were most recently seen together at her cousin Bobby Kennedy's wedding.
  • Apple, FBI Investigate Nude Celebrity Photos Leaked Online

    Sep 2, 2014 | 2 min
    Nude pictures of more than 100 celebrities obtained illegally by hackers were shared online. The FBI and Apple are investigating the security breach.
  • Police in Ferguson, MO Sued for $40 Million

    Aug 29, 2014 | 1 min
    Police in Ferguson, Missouri along with St. Louis County officers have been sued by five bystanders during the Ferguson protests. The lawsuit claims they were unjustly arrested and excessive force was used. They are asking for $40 million in damages.
  • Terrifying Video Shows Mountain Climbers Crawling Along Narrow Summit

    Aug 29, 2014 | 1 min
    Heartwrenching video show a mountain climber with a video camera on his head climbing over a very narrow summit in Norway. The video, uploaded to YouTube, will make you heart stop as he tries to reach his friend on the other side.
  • Homeless Man with Miley Cyrus at VMAs Turns Himself Into Police

    Aug 29, 2014 | 2 min
    The homeless man who attended the VMAs with Miley Cyrus and went up to accept the award on her behalf has turned himself in for probation violation. Jesse Helt returned to his hometown in Oregon where he soon posted his $2500 bail.
  • President Obama Criticized for Not Having Strategy to Tackle ISIS

    Aug 29, 2014 | 2 min
    President Obama admitted in a speech Thursday that the White House does not yet have a strategy to deal with ISIS. His candid admission receiving backlash from citizen as well as top administrators who have criticized the way he has handled the terrorist situation thus far.
  • Apple Sends Out Invite to Media Event; Insiders Speculate on New iWatch Technology

    Aug 29, 2014 | 2 min
    Apple has officially sent out invites to its highly anticipated event on September 9th. Insiders speculate the new iPhone and iWatch will be announced. The features of the new iPhone have been subject to major speculation over the past six month, but it's the new iWatch that now has people guessing.
  • Cell Phone Video Captures Moment Man Stabs Police Officer with 14 Inch Blade

    Aug 28, 2014 | 2 min
    Cell phone video has captured the moment a man in Atlanta stabbed a police officer in the back with a 14 inch blade. The man was shot in the leg by another officer after the stabbing, both officer and suspect are expected to recover.
  • Joan Rivers Rushed to Hospital After Suffering Cardiac Arrest During Throat Procedure

    Aug 28, 2014 | 1 min
    Joan Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City Thursday after suffering cardiac arrest while undergoing a throat procedure. Her daughter Melissa reportedly rushing to New York from Los Angeles to be with her.
  • New Tape Emerges Show Officer Arresting Black Man for Seemingly No Reason

    Aug 28, 2014 | 2 min
    A man captured video of police trying to arrest him while waiting to pick up his kids. In the video you hear the man asking why he is being arrested with no reason given. You can eventually hear a taser go off while the man continues to question officers.
  • Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: MARRIED!

    Aug 28, 2014 | 1 min
    Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly recently tied the knot in France. First reported by the Associated Press, the pair are said to have had the ceremony at their winery estate Chateau Miraval.
  • Mother of U.S. Journalist Held Hostage By ISIS Makes a Heartfelt Plea to Leader of ISIS

    Aug 27, 2014 | 2 min
    Shirley Sotloff addressed Abu Bakr Sl-baghdadi, the leader of ISIS directly on a taped video message pleading for the release of her kidnapped son. Steven Sotloff was taken by ISIS more than a year ago in Syria and shared a cell with fellow journalist James Foley.
  • CAUGHT ON TAPE: Last Seconds of Gun Instructor's Life Before Being Accidentally Shot to Death by 9-year-old Girl

    Aug 27, 2014 | 2 min
    Charles Vacca, an army veteran who was assisting a 9-year-old, was shot and killed by the Uzi when it accidentally recoiled.
  • Clothing Line Zara Faces Backlash For Shirt That Resembles Prison Uniform From Jewish Concentration Camp

    Aug 27, 2014 | 2 min
    Clothing line "Zara" apologized and yanked a shirt from their website after receiving criticism from people saying the striped shirt with a six-pointed yellow star on the chest resembled the prison uniforms Jewish concentration camp prisoners were forced to wear during the holocaust. The website had described the shirt simply as a "stripped sheriff T-shirt."
  • Scientists Say G-spot Doesn't Exist But the 'CUV' Region Does

    Aug 27, 2014 | 2 min
    A group of Italian and Mexican scientists published an article in the "Nature Reviews Urology Medical Journal" that says they area that increases a woman's sexual pleasure is an entire region dubbed the CUV area.
  • ISIS Allegedly Asking $6.6M In Exchange for American Aid Worker Held Hostage In Syria

    Aug 26, 2014 | 2 min
    According to ABC News, an unidentified American aid worker is being held hostage by ISIS. The report says she was kidnapped in Syria one year ago, and that members of the Militant group are asking $6.6M as ransom.
  • 'Breaking Bad's' Last Season Comes Out on Top at The 2014 Emmys

    Aug 26, 2014 | 2 min
    The 66th primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Seth Myers took place on Monday night, and among the big winners was 'Breaking Bad,' as the AMC series won a total of five awards in various important categories including outstanding drama series for the second year in a row. "Modern Family" was also a big winner as it took its a record-tying fifth Emmy for outstanding comedy series.
  • Miss Universe 2013 First Runner-up Comes Out as Gay

    Aug 26, 2014 | 2 min
    Patricia Yurena Rodriguez who was crowned as Miss Spain in 2008, and was first-runner up in the 2013 Miss Universe pageant, revealed she was a lesbian and posted a romantic picture of her and her girlfriend on Instagram.
  • Remembering Richard Attenborough, British Actor/Director Dead At 90

    Aug 25, 2014 | 2 min
    British Actor Richard Attenborough died on Sunday, the news was confirmed by his son. He was 90-years-old. He was best known in the U.S. for his role in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" as park creator John Hammond.
  • 2014 MTV Video Music Award Highlights, 5 Things You Need to Know

    Aug 25, 2014 | 2 min
    The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards took place this Sunday, August 24th at the Forum in Inglewood California. Highlights of the ceremony include PDA from Beyonce and Jay-Z, and a homeless teen who accepted an award on behalf of Miley Cyrus.
  • Aftermath: 6.0 Quake Rocks Napa County Damage Could Reach 1 Billion Dollars

    Aug 25, 2014 | 2 min
    California Governor Jerry Brown declares a state of emergency for Southern Napa County after a Magnitude 6.0 quake hit the area early Sunday morning.
  • Man Named Stoner Arrested for Marijuana Possession

    Aug 22, 2014 | 1 min
    A man with an unfortunate name for his crime has been arrested on marijuana charges. Paul Scott Stoner has been arrested after police discovered more than $10,000 worth of pot in his home.
  • Study Suggests Wearing Red Enhances a Woman's Sex Appeal

    Aug 22, 2014 | 2 min
    A new study suggests women who wear red are more attractive to men than those who don't. The study conducted by a University in China says the men chose women wearing red a majority of the time.
  • Twitter Bans Graphic Images of James Foley Execution, #ISISMediaBlackout Gains Popularity

    Aug 22, 2014 | 2 min
    As Twitter has decided to ban the sharing of graphic images of James Foley's execution by ISIS militants, users have started using the hastag #ISISMediaBlackout to show solidarity against the terrorists.
  • Parents of Slain Journalist James Foley Speak Out About E-mail Received from ISIS

    Aug 22, 2014 | 2 min
    The parents of slain journalist James Foley appeared on the Today Show Friday to talk about their son and their knowledge of the execution, saying they didn't think they would go through with it so quickly. They also say they will set up a fund in honor of their son.
  • Scientists Discover Brain Synapses Different in People with Autism

    Aug 22, 2014 | 1 min
    Scientists have discovered that people with autism have very different brain synapses that they believe develop differently at a young age. They hope this research will help create a drug that will help reduce symptoms.
  • Video Shows Huge Grouper Eating Shark in One Bite

    Aug 21, 2014 | 1 min
    A new video released on YouTube apparently coming out of Florida show a huge grouper eating a shark fisherman caught off the coast.
  • Are Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Headed for Divorce?

    Aug 21, 2014 | 1 min
    Sources close to the couple indicate Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey and over. According to TMZ, the divorce is a "done deal" with the two living separately for months.
  • Two American Ebola Patients Released from Atlanta Hospital

    Aug 21, 2014 | 2 min
    The two Ebola patients brought back to America from Liberia have been released after their blood test showed no signs of the virus. WHO releasing a statement Wednesday saying they don't see an end in sight.
  • Ferguson, Missouri Experiences First Night of Relative Calm in 11 Days

    Aug 21, 2014 | 2 min
    For the first time in 11 days, Ferguson, Missouri experienced a night of relative calm. Police only arrested 6 people, compared to 47 the night before.
  • President Barack Obama Appalled By the Brutal Murder of Journalist, Promises U.S. Will "Act Against ISIL"

    Aug 20, 2014 | 2 min
    President Obama made a brief statement on Wednesday in Martha's Vineyard where he was vacationing to address the beheading of journalist Jim Foley. He promised to act against ISIL, the terrorist group accused of Foley's murder.
  • Independent Report Suggests Victims of MH370 Tragedy Died of Oxygen Starvation Hours Before Crash

    Aug 20, 2014 | 2 min
    New book titled "The Truth Behind the Loss of Flight 370" claims the pilot suffered mental illness and deliberately downed the plane. It also suggests the passengers suffered from oxygen deprivation when the pilot deliberately depressurized the cabin.
  • James Foley's Mom Releases Statement: "He gave his life trying to expose the world to the suffering of the Syrian people"

    Aug 20, 2014 | 2 min
    James Foley, was 40-year-old journalist who had been reporting on the Middle East as a freelancer for five years. Officials confirmed he was killed by ISIS Militants on Tuesday. He had been kidnapped once before in Libya in 2011 bu subsequently released six weeks later.
  • 2 Shot, 31 Arrested As Ferguson Suffers Ninth Night Of Violence

    Aug 19, 2014 | 2 min
    During a news conference early Tuesday morning, Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson blamed the ninth night of civil unrest in Ferguson on "violent agitators" that traveled in from other cities. 31 people were arrested, and authorities were able to confiscate two guns from protestors.
  • Legendary Saturday Night Live Announcer Don Pardo Dead At 96

    Aug 19, 2014 | 2 min
    Don Pardo passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home in Tucson Arizona on Monday. The famous broadcaster with the baritone voice had a career that spanned more than six decades. He was famous for being the announcer for Saturday Night Live since it first debuted in 1975.
  • Study: Cost to Raise A Child For Middle Income American Family Is $245K

    Aug 19, 2014 | 2 min
    The Agriculture Department's "expenditures on children and family" report out on Monday, says it costs the middle income American family an average of $245 thousand dollars to raise a child into adulthood. The report takes into consideration the cost of food, housing, childcare, and education among other expenses.
  • Private Autopsy Reveals Michael Brown Shot At Least 6 Times, No Apparent Sign Of Struggle

    Aug 18, 2014 | 2 min
    Dr. Michael Baden was hired by Michael Brown's family to perform a private autopsy. He is the former Chief Medical Examiner for New York City. Dr. Baden stated to the press that there were no apparent signs of a struggle and said Brown could have survived all the shots, except the one to the head which they believe was likely the last shot.
  • Ice Bucket Challenge Goes Viral, Raises Over $15M For ALS

    Aug 18, 2014 | 2 min
    According to the ALS association website, as of Monday, August 18th they have received $15.6 million in donations compared to $1.8 million during the same time period last year. They attribute the increase in the viral success of the ice bucket challenge.
  • National Guard Sent to Ferguson, Mo. After Eighth Night of Violence; Autopsy Results on Michael Brown Show He was Shot at Least Six Times

    Aug 18, 2014 | 2 min
    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon ordered help from the National Guard as protesters clashed with police on the eighth night of violence in Ferguson. Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets in response to gunfire, looting, and vandalism. The results of a private autopsy performed on Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager that was shot dead by police, were revealed.
  • Military Approves Additional Hairstyles for Women Including Dreadlocks, Cornrows and Twisted Braids

    Aug 18, 2014 | 2 min
    Military Approves Additional Hairstyles for Women Including Dreadlocks, Cornrows and Twisted Braids. The change ocurred after a three month review of hairstyle policies that was prompted amid complaints that the grooming policies were racially biased.
  • Video of Robbery Allegedly Committed by Michael Brown Released; Family Calling it Character Assassination

    Aug 15, 2014 | 2 min
    Surveillance video of the robbery which allegedly shows Michael Brown, stealing a box of cigars was released to the public on Friday. The incident occurred minutes before the unarmed teen was shot dead by a Ferguson police officer identified as Darren Wilson. Police Chief Tom Jackson clarified on Friday that the reported robbery was not related to the officers initial encounter with the teenager.
  • Michael J Fox Reacts on Twitter to Robin Williams' Parkinson's Disease Diagnosis

    Aug 15, 2014 | 2 min
    Actor Michael J. Fox reacted on twitter to Robin William's Parkinson's disease diagnosis. Fox posted a tweet on Thursday saying quote: "stunned to learn Robin had PD. Pretty sure his support for our FDN predated his diagnosis. A true friend; i wish him peace."
  • NBC Confirms Chuck Todd to Takes Over 'Meet the Press' from David Gregory

    Aug 15, 2014 | 2 min
    NBC confirmed Thursday Chuck Todd will take over 'Meet the Press'. The transition could take place as soon as this weekend. Gregory also confirmed the news via Twitter, thanking colleagues and viewers for his six year run.
  • Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Teen Identified, Police Report Names Michael Brown as Robbery Suspect

    Aug 15, 2014 | 2 min
    Six year veteran Darren Wilson was named as the Police Officer who fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Officials have moved him and his family from the town as a safety precaution. The police chief also announced the department would be releasing video of a "strong-armed robbery" that took place in the area in which Brown is a the primary suspect.
  • New Study Suggests Cutting Back on Salt May Be Unnecessary

    Aug 14, 2014 | 2 min
    A new study coming out of McMaster University in Canada suggests cutting back a lot on sodium could be bad for your health. The researcher says most people don't get too much in their diet and they should be focusing on better overall health than one particular element. Many scientists disagree saying sodium is a large contributor to deaths each year.
  • President Obama Calls for Peace and Calm in Ferguson, Missouri

    Aug 14, 2014 | 2 min
    President Obama gave a press conference Thursday and discussed the riots in Ferguson, Missouri. He says he has talked to Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and both urge for peace in the streets. Nixon also confirms there will be a "operational shift" in the way the protests are being handled.
  • Users Outraged as Facebook Messenger App Receives 1 Star Review Online

    Aug 14, 2014 | 2 min
    Users continue to voice their outrage as more and more people are forced to download the Facebook Messenger app. The app only has one star online, many angry about what they say is an invasion of privacy.
  • Officials Arrest Daughter and Boyfriend in Death of American Tourist Found in Suitcase

    Aug 14, 2014 | 2 min
    Officials in Bali have arrested Heather Mack and her boyfriend in the death of her mother Sheila von Weise-Mack. The mother and daughter were vacation at the luxe St. Regis when the woman's body was found in a taxi outside the hotel. The couple were arrested as prime suspects.
  • Journalists Arrested by Riot Police While Reporting in Ferguson, Missouri

    Aug 14, 2014 | 2 min
    Riot police arrest two journalists while covering the chaos in Ferguson, Missouri. Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery taped the officer, who refused to give his name on his phone camera. Lowery and Huffington Post reporter Ryan Reilly were reportedly released 45 minutes later without any explanation.
  • Lauren Bacall 1924-2014

    Aug 13, 2014 | 2 min
    Lauren Bacall died in her New York apartment on Tuesday, at the age of 89 following a stroke. Humphrey Bogart's estate, run by their son Stephen Bogart, posted this message Tuesday on twitter, "with deep sorrow, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall."
  • Brazilian Presidential Candidate Eduardo Campos Killed Alongside Wife in Plane Crash

    Aug 13, 2014 | 2 min
    Brazilian Presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in a plane crash on Wednesday, according to several reports. The Brazilian air force said that Campos was traveling in a Cessna 560XL plane that had taken off from Rio de Janeiro's domestic airport and was heading to the city of Guaruja, but was unable to land due to bad weather.
  • Flash Floods Leave 2 Dead, Hundreds Stranded In Various Cities From Phoenix to Long Island

    Aug 13, 2014 | 2 min
    Heavy rains have plagued various cities in the United States. Two people have died because of the flash floods -one was a 100 year old Detroit woman found in her flooded condominium. The flooding rain shifted to the Mid-Atlantic and northeast overnight.
  • Study Suggests Women Are Happiest at 25, Stressed by 35

    Aug 13, 2014 | 1 min
    A new study suggests women are most happy at 25 years old. In less than a decade women have said to become much more stressed about family, money, and looks, making themselves more unhappy
  • Dozens Take to Twitter to Protest Michael Brown Portrayal Using #IfTheyGunnedMeDown

    Aug 12, 2014 | 2 min
    Dozens of African American men have taken to Twitter to protest the portrayal of Michael Brown, the Missouri man shot by police. The hashtag is meant to bring awareness to the way pictures make a person look. The media first used a graduation photo of Brown, but later used a very different photo.
  • 17 Year Old Neighbor Charged with Rape and Murder of Six Year Old Jenise Wright

    Aug 12, 2014 | 2 min
    Court documents released Monday during a court appearance detail the level of abuse done to Jenise Wright before she was killed. Jenise disappeared on August 2nd and was found a week later by her home. 17 Year Old neighbor Gabriel Gaeta has been charged with first degree rape and murder.