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Erin Brockovich Arrested For Drunk Driving…A Boat

Erin Brockovich, the fiery environmental activist who was portrayed by Julia Roberts in the 2000 hit movie by the same name, was arrested on Friday after a game warden watched her struggling to dock a boat at Lake Mead, which …

NSA Whistleblower Comes Out, Congress Calls For Investigation NSA Whistleblower Comes Out, Congress Calls For Investigation
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The NSA had a rough time of it last week. It was revealed on Wednesday that the spy agency was collecting phone records from millions of Verizon subscribers. It was revealed a day later that the agency was also collecting …

Watch Apple’s WWDC Live on the Web and on Apple TV Watch Apple’s WWDC Live on the Web and on Apple TV

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer’s Conference kicks off today, June 10th, at 10 am PST. Since tickets are both expensive (starting at $1,599) and hard to come by (usually selling out in minutes), there’s a good chance that you are unable …

Google Reportedly Wins Waze Acquisition Google Reportedly Wins Waze Acquisition
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Numerous reports have come out indicating that Google is getting ready to buy Israel-based navigation company Waze. After hearing about Facebook getting ready to buy the company for close to a year, talks between those two companies reportedly fizzled out …

Road Rage Murder: Police Officer Charged in Roadside Shooting
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A police officer this week has been charged with manslaughter in the roadside shooting of a Maryland man. According to the Maryland State Police, Hudson County, New Jersey police officer Joseph Walker is being held on $1 million bond for …

Maurice Sendak Honored with Animated Google Doodle Maurice Sendak Honored with Animated Google Doodle

Today, Google lets the wild rumpus start with an animated Doodle honoring famous American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak. Sendak was best known for his classic 1963 children’s book Where the Wild Things Are, which has sold millions upon million …

Purdue University’s Invisibility Cloak Is Based On Time

At least, that’s what the description from researchers based at Purdue University indicates. Yes, most of us have dreamed of becoming invisible, for whatever reason. Be it to pull off a master heist or disappear in the middle of a …

Star Wars Episode VII To Begin Filming In January
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Without revealing, well, anything else about the upcoming sequel to Return of the Jedi, director-to-be J.J. Abrams did inform the audience at the Produced By Conference that the newest installment to the Star Wars saga–again, none of that prequel nonsense–will …

Is Silicon Valley Spying On You For The Federal Government? Is Silicon Valley Spying On You For The Federal Government?
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Everything you do on Facebook, Google or any other online service is protected, right? There are strict privacy guidelines in place that keep your data out of the hands of government or third parties. Well, that’s at least what we …

Ducktales Remastered Is Looking Mighty Fine

At PAX East, Capcom announced that it was working with Disney and WayForward to remake the classic NES platformer Ducktales. The game is out this summer, but Capcom has brought a few new game trailers to E3 2013 to hype …

Saints Row IV Gets A Presidential Trailer
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Saints Row IV is only a few months away, but that doesn’t mean that we know everything about the title yet. For that, publisher Deep Silver will be showing off the game at E3 next week. For the gamers that …

Chewbacca: TSA Takes Away Light Saber Cane
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Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew ran into some trouble recently when he tried to go through an airport with a light saber-shaped cane. The TSA agents were wary about letting Mayhew through security with the cane and were close to confiscating …

A Lot Of People Seem To Have A Problem With The New Yahoo Mail A Lot Of People Seem To Have A Problem With The New Yahoo Mail
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Yahoo Mail Classic is now dead. Yahoo Mail users, as of Monday, no longer have the option of using the old version, and must instead use the new version, which Yahoo reminds them, serves ads based on the content of …

Amazon Fires Have Destroyed Almost 3 Percent Of The Rainforest

Amazon fires are a major threat to the world’s largest rainforest, but we’re only just beginning to understand how fire spreads there. NASA recently released a study that looked at understory fires burning in the Amazon rainforest between 1999 and …

1979 Murder Suspect Arrested In Chicago
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A suspect from a 1979 murder case has finally been apprehended in Chicago. Fox News reports that Ata Yousef El Ammouri, 65, was on his way back to the states for his grandchild’s graduation ceremony. Upon landing at O’Hare International …

Missing Teacher’s Car Found With Body Inside

A missing teacher in New Orleans may have finally been found, but it’s not a happy ending. Fox News reports that authorities in New Orleans have found the car belonging to missing teacher Terrilyn Monette. It was at the bottom …

Elin Nordegren ‘Hates’ Lindsey Vonn [RUMOR]
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Back in March, golf star Tiger Woods and skiing star Lindsey Vonn officially announced that they are an item. Since that time, the couple have seemed inseparable. Vonn was spotted in April cheering on Woods at this year’s Masters tournament, …

Anna Duggar Has Her Third Child, Marcus Anthony
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Earlier this year, Michelle Duggar, the matriarch of the family depicted in the TLC reality show 19 Kids and Counting, mentioned that she and her husband, Jim Bob, might be considering adoption now that she has had difficulties carrying her …

Shaq, 2-Year-Old Compete in Shooting Contest [VIDEO]

Earlier this year, a 2-year-old nicknamed “Trick Shot Titus” gained internet fame for a video that depicted his amazing trick-shot basketball shooting ability. Now, late night television has pitted him against one of the NBA’s most notoriously poor free throw …

“George W. Obama” Photo Takes Aim At NSA Scandal “George W. Obama” Photo Takes Aim At NSA Scandal
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If you’ve been anywhere near the internet in the last couple days, you are probably aware of the recent government surveillance scandals. It started yesterday with the revelation that the government was collecting data from Verizon customers phone calls (all …

Brian Williams Is ‘Rapping’ Again – This Time It’s Warren G’s Regulate
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I’m pretty sure that if that whole newsman thing doesn’t work out, NBC News anchor Brian Williams could have a promising future in the rap game. Jimmy Fallon has a good bit going here, and we’re glad to see him …

Santa Monica Shooting: Gunman, Several Victims Wounded

A gunman who opened fire on campus at Santa Monica College has been wounded by police, according to police. At least three people were wounded in the shootout, with one in critical condition at UCLA Medical Center, after the gunman …

Nature Photographer Art Wolfe Speaks At Google Nature Photographer Art Wolfe Speaks At Google
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Art Wolfe, the famous nature photographer recently gave an “At Google” talk, which the company has now made available for public viewing. “For those who associate Art Wolfe solely with nature photography, be prepared for a startling revelation,” the company …

Daylight Brings Randomly Generated Horror To The PS4

It’s rare to see horror games on consoles anymore. Unless it has empowering weapons or a dudebro protagonist, horror games just don’t exactly sell that well. A new game hitting the PS4 next year may change that. Zombie Studios have …