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Jonathan Trappe Fails to Cross Atlantic

In what looked like a scene out of the Disney movie “Up” (minus the house), Jonathan Trappe was lifted as high as 21,000 feet in the air using hundreds of helium-filled balloons. Trappe’s plan was to use the balloons to …

United Airlines Glitch: Free Tickets To Passengers United Airlines Glitch: Free Tickets To Passengers
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United Airlines experienced a computer glitch and as a result, each of the people that bought these tickets, is being given them for free. While in some cases, they would have been cancelled, everyone who purchased them at the right …

Social Security Administration Overpayments Reach $1.3 Billion Social Security Administration Overpayments Reach $1.3 Billion
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A new study recently released by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) claims that the Social Security Administration has paid an estimated $1.3 billion in disability insurance benefits to thousands of people who might not have been eligible to receive …

Baby Elephant Cries After Being Rejected By Mother
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A baby elephant was recently attacked and abandoned by his own mother at a zoo in China, causing him to cry for hours. Who knew that was even possible? No one is able to tell why, but it appears that …

Mexico Flooding: Ingrid Upgraded to Hurricane

Either side of Mexico’s coast is being battered by weeks of bad weather causing landslides, flooding, bridge collapses and multiple deaths. Tropical Storm Ingrid threatens even more damage as it forms about 60 miles off the coast and as of …

Sara Gilbert Reveals Secret on “The Talk”
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The former “Roseanne” star and child actress says that she struggled with her sexuality for years before officially coming out in 2010 after dating actor, Johnny Galecki. Gilbert is now a co-host on the television show, “The Talk”. All throughout …

Maria Sharapova Denies Engagement Rumors
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Tennis star Maria Sharapova didn’t play in the US Open last week, but she’s managed to stay in the spotlight nonetheless. As her official Twitter feed indicates, she’s been making the talk show rounds, and attending New York Fashion week …

Geno Smith Blames Himself After Losing To Patriots
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Geno Smith has won the starting job of quarterback after Mark Sanchez’s disappointing season last year. Sanchez also suffered an injury that will likely keep him out for the rest of this season, after having surgery on his shoulder recently. …

Ayman Al-Zawahiri Warns America In Latest Video

Ayman al-Zawahiri, the man believed to be the probable mastermind of the September 11, 2001 attacks in which over 3,000 people were killed, spoke out last week. Al Qaida released a video message on September 12, one day after the …

Robert De Niro Stars in “The Family”, In Theaters Today

  If there’s anything Robert De Niro has a knack for, it’s bringing the Mafia world to life on the big screen. With memorable films like “Good Fellas” and “The God Father”, De Niro has an impeccable reputation of portraying …

Oshkosh Chemical Spill Evacuation Order Lifted

At approximately 1 PM today, officials forced hundred of residents in Oshkosh, Wisconsin (Which is located in Winnebago County. Wisconsin has great place names) to evacuate the area due to a chemical spill from the Hydrite Chemical Company. According to …

Omar Hammami, American Jihadi, Reported Dead

Omar Hammami, better known as Abu Monsoor Al-Almriki (“the American”), has reportedly been shot dead in the southern bay area of Somalia. Hammami has been reported dead on numerous occasions, but close contact and terrorism expert J.M. Berger believes that …

Scott Mackintosh: Who Wears Short-Shorts? This Guy
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Despite the fact that I am only 24 years old, I have often debated about whether or not I want to have kids. There are plenty of arguments both for and against. However, I may have just discovered one thing …

Handspring Guiness Record Broken by Cheerleader

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and Walsh Jesuit High School had reason to celebrate when cheerleader Marie Klein completed an astounding 42 consecutive handsprings to break the prior record during the school’s football game against Akron, Ohio’s St Vincent-St. Mary School. Though …

Dina Lohan Busted For Drunk Driving

Dina Lohan was pulled over in Long Island on Thursday night and arrested for drunk driving, with a blood alcohol level of twice the legal limit. Lohan was reportedly going 77mph in a 55 zone when she was pulled over …

Apparently It’s ‘Arm Sock Day’ On The Set Of House Of Cards Season 2

Cast and crew of Netflix’s House of Cards are working hard to get the second season of the nine-time Emmy-nominated show wrapped up. Today, was apparently “Arm Sock Day” on set. Michael Kelly, who play’s Frank Underwood’s right-hand man Doug …

NASA Still Trying to Contact Lost Deep Impact Spacecraft

NASA today provided a brief update about the Deep Impact spacecraft, which the agency has lost contact with. NASA scientists and engineers are still attempting to contact the probe, but have had no success. Just over one month ago, on …

Lil Wayne Chats with Katie Couric, Talks Retirement and Seizures

The famous 2009 interview between former network anchorwoman, Katie Couric, and rapper Lil Wayne wasn’t just your regular, routine interview. The two forged an unexpected bond that’s spanned over the past 4 years. Now, he’s stopped by Couric’s syndicated talk …

Surprise: Batman Arkham Origins Will Look Best On The PC

Batman: Arkham City will not be getting a next-gen version when it releases later this year as the development team has decided to focus entirely on current gen consoles. That being said, there will be some next-gen features in the …

David Petraeus Target of Protests at CUNY
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The last time we heard from David Petraeus, he was resigning as director of the CIA due to his affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell. Since then, we haven’t heard much commotion from the scapegoat of US military actions in …

‘Friday The 13th’ Creator Is Working On A Series Called ‘Crystal Lake Chronicles,’ Thinks It Would Be Perfect For Netflix ‘Friday The 13th’ Creator Is Working On A Series Called ‘Crystal Lake Chronicles,’ Thinks It Would Be Perfect For Netflix
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First off, let’s get this clear right up front. As far as we know, Netflix has no plans to put out a Friday the 13th series. However, Sean Cunningham, the creator of the franchise (he directed the first film, and …

Microsoft Shares, Then Pulls, Ads Mocking The iPhone 5S/5C Microsoft Shares, Then Pulls, Ads Mocking The iPhone 5S/5C

The iPhone 5S and 5C were only announced on Tuesday, and the competition is already pouncing on them. Nokia took the first swipe on Twitter on Tuesday, and now Microsoft has created seven new videos mocking the various design decisions …

Scarlett Johansson Talks “Don Jon”, Relationships

Scarlett Johansson opened up recently about the perils of love and compared it to her recent onscreen relationship with Joseph Gordon-Levitt in their upcoming film, “Don Jon”, in which she plays a Jersey girl dating a guy addicted to porn. …

Fable Anniversary Delayed to February
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It’s that time of year. The time when publishers and studios begin sheepishly announcing that their original release date predictions for games were far too optimistic. Gamers can expect at least a few game delays for titles that are currently …