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Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz Welcome a Baby Girl

For a couple who like to keep their personal lives private, Javier Bardem and wife Penelope Cruz couldn’t have picked a better day to welcome their second child into the world. While all eyes were patiently waiting on London and …

Shrien Dewani’s Extradition Pleases Victim’s Family

A judge ruled today that English businessman Shrien Dewani, who is thought to have had a hand in the death of his wife Anni, will be extradited to Cape Town, South Africa to face charges. Dewani allegedly plotted to have …

Mitch McConnell Will Face Tea Party Challenger

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had hoped to be able to sail through the upcoming primary season unimpeded by any challenge from within his own party, leaving him to face off with a full war chest against likely Democrat nominee …

Fiery Gas Rig in Gulf Could Burn for Weeks
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When a shallow-water gas drilling rig owned by the Hercules Offshore company caught fire in the Gulf of Mexico yesterday, every worker was evacuated. At first it was just gas blasting out into the air. All the failsafes had failed …

Principal of Poisoned Students Arrested

Kumarasami Kamaraj was a politician in India in the 1950′s and 60′s. He was the chief minister (Equivalent of a Governor in the US) for three terms from 1954 to 1963. His top priority was education. Kamaraj pioneered a system …

Lithium Batteries Cause Plane Crash

Anyone who has ever carried a battery and spare change in the same pocket knows that things can heat up considerably when that battery gets going. Never done that? How about crossing up and connecting together two nine-volt batteries? That …

George Zimmerman Rescues Family; They Refuse Press
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Ever since his acquittal in the murder/manslaughter trial that held the nations attention for weeks, George Zimmerman has been in hiding. While there are a considerable number of people who think Zimmerman acted in a defensible manner, and are happy …

Jennifer Lopez Gets Some Twitter Love On Her B-day
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Jennifer Lopez is celebrating her 44th birthday today, and the actress/singer got quite a few shoutouts on Twitter, including a sweet one from her man and several from celebrities. Lopez and beau Casper Smart have only been dating since 2011, …

Ricin Suspect Went Into Premature Labor While In Custody

Shannon Guess Richardson, the Texas woman who allegedly sent ricin-laced letters to President Obama earlier this year, went into premature labor while in custody. Richardson gave birth to a baby boy on July 4th, but the infant was four months …

Stanford Tops Forbes List Of Top Universities

For at least this year a west coast school can claim supremacy over what is usually viewed as eastern academic superiority. Stanford university in Palo Alto, CA has been named the top university in the country by a recent Forbes …

Bigfoot Might Finally Be Caught…By Superman

Bigfoot, that ever-elusive man-monster of the woods, is up there with Nessie as mythical creatures go. Everyone wants to be the one to snap a photo, to capture evidence of its existence. Next January, it could happen, and a former …

NFL Stars Chris Johnson, Devin Hester Race Cheetah

Tennessee Titans Running Back Chris Johnson and Chicago Bears receiver and return specialist Devin Hester run faster than than most people could ever dream; but how does that speed stack up against the fast land animal in the world? In …

Cleveland Murders: Third Victim Identified
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The third victim in the Cleveland murders has been identified as 18-year old Shirellda Terry. Terry–along with 28-year old Shetisha Sheeley and 38-year old Angela Deskins–was reportedly the victim of 35-year old Michael Madison, who may have modeled the murders …

Neo Enters The Dragon: The Trailer for 47 Ronin Hits

So Keanu Reeves as a samurai is a thing now, and although it looks like the movie is walking the path left behind by Tom Cruise and The Last Samurai–mixed with a hint of live-action Princess Mononoke–clearly, the age of …

PlayStation 4 Has Huge Lead on Xbox One, Shows Analyst Survey
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Sony dominated this year’s E3, at least when it came to messaging. The company gained praise from gamers for the PlayStation 4‘s $400 price – $100 less than Microsoft’s Xbox One. Sony also got a positive response for simply not …

Americans Celebrate National Tequila Day

Move over Earth Day! Hit the bricks Arbor Day! Today is a holiday that you will want to remember, but that you will most likely forget: National Tequila Day! Tequila is one of the fastest growing spirit markets in the …

New Bing Product Ads Powered By Adobe Media Optimizer New Bing Product Ads Powered By Adobe Media Optimizer
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Online retailers have a new reason to be excited over their pay per click marketing campaigns.  Today, Adobe has become first to market with their new Adobe Media Optimizer system powered by Bing Product Ads. This new system allows for …

Google Thinks The New Nexus 7 Will Make Middle School Less Awkward Google Thinks The New Nexus 7 Will Make Middle School Less Awkward

Did you hear? Google finally unveiled the new Nexus 7 during an event this morning. The successor to last year’s Nexus 7 comes with a number of hardware and software enhancements, but the real benefit comes in the form of …

Facebook Posts $1.81 Billion Revenue, Ad Revenue Up 61% Facebook Posts $1.81 Billion Revenue, Ad Revenue Up 61%

Facebook just released its Q2 earnings report, including $1.81 billion in revenue, beating Wall Street expectations. EPS (Non-GAAP) were $0.19 for the quarter, also beating expectations. Revenue from advertising was $1.60 billion (88% of total revenue and up 61% year-over-year). …

Christopher Walken Joins Cast Of Clint Eastwood’s ‘Jersey Boys’

Christopher Walken has proven over the years that he can play a variety of roles. He can do dramas, comedies and even musicals. Those who loved Walken in Hairspray will get to see the actor in another musical courtesy of …

Penguin 2.0 Update & Its Effects On Small & Medium Sized Business Penguin 2.0 Update & Its Effects On Small & Medium Sized Business
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On May 22, Google released penguin 2.0. The main purpose of this update was to provide a more in depth analysis on websites that benefits from link spam. This update helped keep websites with unnatural link building out of the …

Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell Sell Malibu Home For $9.5 Million
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The downturn in the housing market has affected nearly every community in the U.S. Now, it appears that even celebrities are not immune to lowered housing prices. Actress Goldie Hawn and her longtime boyfriend of 30 years, Kurt Russell, have …

Google Analytics Adds AdWords Bid Adjustment Reporting Google Analytics Adds AdWords Bid Adjustment Reporting

Google announced today that it is adding bid adjustment reporting to Google Analytics to help advertisers optimize their enhanced campaigns. The feature will let you analyze performance for each bid adjustment across devices, locations and time of day. The new …

Menthol Cigarettes More Addictive, Dangerous, FDA Says Menthol Cigarettes More Addictive, Dangerous, FDA Says

The FDA announced on Tuesday that they have conducted a preliminary evaluation regarding menthol cigarettes and that they may pose a greater health risk than unflavored ones. The findings came with a 153-page study following a move by congress and …