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Miss America Contestants: New Location, New Audience

The Miss America Pageant is back with a whole new lease on life. The girls are back in New Jersey this year, after a six-year stint in Las Vegas. Miss America’s popularity had slipped so far that the pageant wasn’t …

Facebook Video Update Paves The Way For Video Ads Facebook Video Update Paves The Way For Video Ads
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Back in July, we got word that Facebook would be bringing video ads to users’ News Feeds in the near future. Well, that near future isn’t here just yet, and probably won’t be for a while. In the meantime, Facebook …

Bill Belichick Extends Contract Again with the Patriots
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Although the amount of Bill Belichick’s salary has always been obscure, one profound detail in his contract is crystal clear– it’s expiration date.  According to New England Sports News, it has been announced by NFL officials that Belichick isn’t going …

World’s Oldest Man Has Died in NY

Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez, the world’s oldest man, has died at age 112. He had been a resident of a Grand Island, N.Y. nursing home since 2007. Affectionately known as “Shorty”, Sanchez-Blazquez was born June 8, 1901 in El Tejado de Bejar, …

Chipotle’s New Ad “The Scarecrow” Goes Viral Chipotle’s New Ad “The Scarecrow” Goes Viral

Chipotle, the popular fast-food restaurant known for their 100% use of organically-farmed meat and produce, released a new advertisement on YouTube that went viral within 48 hours. The 2-minute ad, “The Scarecrow,” is completely animated and only being aired on …

Terry Bradshaw Drops the F-Bomb While Mic Still On
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Terry, Terry, Terry. Howie, Michael, and Jimmy are going to have to wash your mouth out with soap after the foul language you used recently. The former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback and current Fox NFL Sunday co-host and analyst used some …

Mayweather and Canelo Face Off In Vegas On Saturday
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Fight Night! Underdog Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, 23, and Floyd Mayweather, 36, are set to square off in what some are hailing as the biggest fight since Mayweather went head-to-head with Oscar De La Hoya in 2007. Mayweather, the WBA junior …

Johnny Galecki Helped Co-Star Realize she is Gay
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“The Big Bang Theory” star Johnny Galecki has been credited with helping ex-girlfriend and former co-star Sara Gilbert come to the realization that she is gay. Galecki and Gilbert dated while co-starring on “Roseanne” back in the 1990s, and Gilbert …

Miss Uzbekistan Mystery Continues
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Who knew a beauty pageant could offer more media excitement other than a fumbled answer from a contestant? It seems the Miss World competition is creating quite the buzz, mainly because they’re unaware how a certain contestant made it all …

Louisville Football Coach Helps Save Child
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A football coach in Louisville, Kentucky is being called a hero after he jumped into a hole to save a small child on Thursday evening. A 2-year-old girl fell into a 14-foot hole at Russell Lee Park in Louisville while …

Mount McKinley Height Was Incorrect Until Now
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Mount McKinley, North America’s tallest mountain peak, has now been proven to be several feet shorter than was originally estimated. In 1952, an advanced form of calculating measurements known as “photogrammetry” calculated the Alaskan peak as having a high point …

Queen Latifah Ready for Talk Show to Air
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Queen Latifah is about to put her hat in the ring of daytime talk show hosts with the likes of Ellen DeGeneres, Katie Couric, and most prominently known Oprah Winfrey. On Monday, September 16, The Queen Latifah Show will add …

Greyhound Bus Crash Injures 34 Passengers
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A Greyhound bus overturned early Saturday morning on I75 near Liberty Township in Butler County, Ohio. Fire and rescue teams were called in to help free trapped passengers. In all, 52 people were on the bus, 34 were injured. 28 …

Nirvana’s 20th Anniversary Album In Stores Sept. 24
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Nirvana’s final album, In Utero, celebrates its 20th anniversary on September 14, and a deluxe anniversary edition of the record will hit stores on September 24. In Utero was originally released on September 14, 1993, and immediately jumped to the …

Judge Rules IKEA Monkey Must Remain at Sanctuary
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A judge has ruled that the monkey who appeared mysteriously inside the doors of an IKEA store last December will remain in an animal sanctuary north of Toronto instead of going back to his “mom.” The Japanese snow macaque turned …

Julianne Hough Attends New York Fashion Week
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It’s just par for the course for young, hot Hollywood ladies to attend events at New York Fashion Week (NYFW). It also helps being seen when you have a movie to promote. Triple-threat Julianne Hough (she dances, she acts, she …

Casey Anthony To Appear In Court In October
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Casey Anthony, the young mother famously acquitted in 2011 of first-degree murder in the death of her toddler, Caylee, will be returning to court in October. A deposition in the civil suit against Anthony filed by Zenaida Fernandez-Gonzalez, the “nanny” …

Janet Tamaro Leaves TNT Hit ‘Rizzoli & Isles’

Janet Tamaro, of TNT’s Rizzoli & Isles, exclusively announced to Variety that she will be leaving the series after the fourth season ends early next year. Tamaro is a producer, writer and showrunner for the television drama, and she created …

Rahm Emanuel Apologizes for Police Torture
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After decades of police abuse, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has issued an apology for the torture that occurred from 1972 to 1991 under former Commander Jon Burge. The city has paid out millions over the years to men who were …

Florida Monkeys Threaten Residents With Herpes
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A large group of Rhesus monkeys from a small island near Silver River are now posing a health threat to Floridians, wildlife experts say. The monkeys–which were first brought to the area by tour guide Colonel Tooey in the 1930’s–have …

Powerball and Mega Millions Climb To $317 and $130 Million

Lottery jackpots continue to climb after no one matched all six numbers with the Mega Ball on Friday night. The $119 million jackpot on Friday had risen after no one won in Tuesday night’s drawing. The Powerball jackpot on Friday …

NPR Buyouts: Plan To Cut Staff By 10% NPR Buyouts: Plan To Cut Staff By 10%

NPR announced on Friday that it will attempt to reduce its staff by about 10% through voluntary buyouts, in order to balance the budget. NPR is a very popular source of news and entertainment for many people, and it is …

Fraternity Muslims: First Muslim Frat House
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America now has its first all-Muslim frat house. Alif Laam Meem (also goes by Alpha Lambda Mu), which was founded in February, is located at the University of Texas in Dallas. Before you start getting images of wild parties such …

Amazonian Butterflies Flock to Turtle Tears for Salt

Nature never fails to amaze. Currently attracting attention are butterflies of the Amazon that are sipping up the tears of Yellow-spotted Side-necked turtles (Podocnemis unifilus). Experts believe the attraction to the tears is to the salt contained therein. Sodium is …