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Jaime Herrera Beutler: Baby Improves; Going to DC

Republican congresswoman from Washington state, Jaime Herrera Beutler, is temporarily stepping away from her infant daughter’s hospital bed in Palo Alto, CA, to be part of the upcoming vote on Syria. The Representative plans to return to her full duties …

Jack Nicholson Retires from Acting

“You can’t handle the truth!” Jack Nicholson proclaimed in A Few Good Men. And guess what? Maybe we can’t now, because he’s quitting acting. [UPDATED]: E! Online reported that sources close to Nicholson said that the movie star is not …

Pinetown Accident: Semi Kills 27 People
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Pinetown authorities say it’s one of the worst accidents they have ever seen on the road, and now a truck driver faces multiple charges in the deaths of 27 people. Police say that failing brakes could have been the cause …

‘Watch Dogs’ Mobile Multiplayer Previewed

Despite a exclusive PlayStation 4 and Xbox One offerings from Sony and Microsoft, the cross-gen third-party game Watch Dogs is one of the most-hyped launch titles for upcoming next-gen consoles. The game will combine Grand Theft Auto-style open-city gameplay with …

AOL’s Adap.tv Acquisition Is Now Complete AOL’s Adap.tv Acquisition Is Now Complete

About a month ago, AOL announced the company’s biggest acquisition under CEO Tim Armstrong with news that it would buy video ad platform Adap.tv for $405 million. The company announced the completion of that acquisition today. “With the addition of …

“RoboCop” Reboot: Trailer Gets Very Mixed Reviews
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“RoboCop” was a marvel when it came out; for those of us who were kids when it was released, it was the movie we snuck to watch on HBO because it was gory and full of violence and, of course, …

Google Drive For iOS Just Got A Lot Better Google Drive For iOS Just Got A Lot Better
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If you’ll recall, Google launched an update to its Google Drive app for Android back in May. This notably brought the ability to preview files. Now, Drive for iOS has gotten a similar update, along with a new look. “Today’s …

NASA’s NuSTAR Finds Its First 10 Supermassive Black Holes

Astronomers this week announced that NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has spotted its first 10 supermassive black holes. NuSTAR, an X-ray space telescope, was launched in June 2012 on a mission to conduct surveys for supermassive black holes (those …

Baby Elaina: Remains Believed Found In Man’s Attic
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Baby Elaina, the 1-year old girl who went missing from her Toledo home in June, may have been found on Thursday in the attic of her mother’s boyfriend. Elaina’s mother, Angela Steinfurth, and her boyfriend Steven King, both face charges …

Less Sleep Leads to More Calories, Shows Study

For people with more to do and ever less time to do it in, poor sleep habits and a bad diet are almost an inevitability. Now, a new study has shown that those poor sleep habits might actually be driving …

DRM to be a Billion-Dollar Industry by 2018 DRM to be a Billion-Dollar Industry by 2018
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As even mobile hardware has now improved beyond what average consumers might actually need on a daily basis, the emphasis on software has become more important in recent years. Add to this the ease with which content can be shared …

Facebook’s Video Ads Pushed Back…Again [REPORT] Facebook’s Video Ads Pushed Back…Again [REPORT]
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It looks like it’s going to be a little while longer before you see Facebook’s new video ads pop up in your news feed – news that definitely won’t anger most Facebook users. Ad Age cites several sources familiar with …

Netflix’s Original Content Is Making People Want to Stick Around Netflix’s Original Content Is Making People Want to Stick Around
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In the past year, Netflix has released the Emmy-nominated political drama House of Cards, the Eli Roth-produced horror series Hemlock Grove, and the surprise hit of the summer, Orange Is The New Black. They’re also in the process of adding …

Kate Winslet: “Labor Day” Gets Mixed Reviews

Kate Winslet, who is gearing up for a “labor day” of her own soon, stars in Jason Reitman’s new film of the same name, which is getting mixed reviews at the Telluride Film Festival. The film also stars Josh Brolin …

Hitler Bodyguard Dies At The Age Of 96

Hitler’s bodyguard and last surviving witness to the Nazi leader’s final days hidden away in a bunker, Rochus Misch, died on Thursday at the age of 96. SS Staff Sgt. Misch remained by Hitler’s side even through the darkest hours–namely, …

‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ Combat Video Released

Ever since Ryse: Son of Rome was unveiled as a launch title during Microsoft’s big E3 presentation, impressions of the game have called the game’s fun factor into question. Though the game’s graphics are clearly next-gen and intricate, the numerous …

Chobani Yogurt Recall Going Strong After Illness Reports

Chobani is working to take contaminated product off of store shelves this week in a concentrated effort after reports of consumer illness began flooding in. The company says they have identified the issue with a limited supply of yogurt that …

Kenneth Cole Was Just “Provoking Dialogue” with Syria Tweet Kenneth Cole Was Just “Provoking Dialogue” with Syria Tweet

While the internet chastised designer Kenneth Cole yesterday for “mocking war to sell shoes,” the man himself says that he was only provoking discussion using his platform. Things are screwed up in Syria, and that’s the understatement of the year. …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Cast Members Natasha Lyonne And Taryn Manning Reunite For ‘Funny Or Die’ Video

As the buzz surrounding Netflix’s Orange is the New Black continues, fans might be happy to know that cast members Natasha Lyonne and Taryn Manning (Nicky and Pennsatucky, respectively) have reunited for a new video from comedy site Funny or …

Lance Armstrong Rambles About Lying in New Documentary Teaser

Alex Gibney won an Academy Award in 2008 for his documentary Taxi to the Dark Side. The following year, Gibney began following infamous cyclist Lance Armstrong as he attempted to come back from retirement to win yet another Tour de …

‘Rules Of Engagement’ Season 7 (The Final Season) Gets Netflix Release Date ‘Rules Of Engagement’ Season 7 (The Final Season) Gets Netflix Release Date
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Earlier this year, news came out that CBS’ Rules of Engagement would be cancelled after the seventh season. Seasons 1 – 6 have been available on Netflix for sometime, but fans of the show are no doubt waiting for the …

Timken Split Into Two Publicly Traded Companies Timken Split Into Two Publicly Traded Companies
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On September 5, 2013, the Timken Company officially announced that they would be splitting their company into two separate entities. After the announcement, Timken stock rose 6.2% during after-market trading. Timken manufactures steel, bearings and power transmissions. The company split …

Coming To Netflix Next Week: Disney Movies, Documentaries & Exclusives Coming To Netflix Next Week: Disney Movies, Documentaries & Exclusives
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Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 AT&T Pre-Orders Begin, Not Yet For Gear Samsung Galaxy Note 3 AT&T Pre-Orders Begin, Not Yet For Gear

Yesterday, Verizon announced that their customers could begin pre-ordering the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 on Friday. Samsung had announced the new smartphone earlier this week at the IFA conference. In addition to the phone, Verizon is also allowing customers to …