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US Adds 288,000 Jobs, Jobless Rate Lowest in Years

The US economy seems to be on the rise this month as we come off of a very successful April, during which the US added an astounding 288,000 jobs and pushed the jobless rate to 6.3%. That is the lowest …

Jennifer Lawrence Named ‘Sexiest Woman in the World’

Jennifer Lawrence has inherited the crown of the “Sexiest Women in the World” from Mila Kunis this year. The men’s magazine FHM released their annual list, and the Oscar-winner has won the title because, according to the magazine, she is …

Lila Tretikov Replaces Sue Gardner As Executive Director Of Wikimedia Foundation Lila Tretikov Replaces Sue Gardner As Executive Director Of Wikimedia Foundation

It’s been over thirteen months since Sue Gardner announced that she’d step down as the Executive Director of the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit behind Wikipedia. The foundation has finally announced her replacement. Lila Tretikov will be taking on the role. …

Ford CEO Alan Mulally Retiring July 1 Ford CEO Alan Mulally Retiring July 1

Ford this week announced that CEO Alan Mulally will be retiring. Mulally will step aside starting July 1. “It has been an honor to serve and contribute to creating a viable, profitably growing company for the good of everyone associated …

Jay Carney Battles With Reporter On Benghazi Emails

Jay Carney tried to hold his ground for eight full minutes after being confronted by ABC News’ Jonathan Karl on the implications of newly released emails. These emails containined specific instruction on how to handle the Benghazi attack report. He …

Whooping Cough Cases Worry Maine Residents

Whooping cough cases are on the rise in Kennebunk, Maine. Superintendent Andrew Dolloff wants parents to take precautions at home before sending their children to school. Parents have been asked to not only vaccinate their children against whooping cough, but …

Police Plan to Live-Tweet Prostitution Sting, Embarrass Johns Police Plan to Live-Tweet Prostitution Sting, Embarrass Johns

In what they call an “unprecedented social media tactic,” the Prince George County Police Department is going to live-tweet a bunch of prostitution sting arrests next week. “We won’t tell you when or where, other than it’s somewhere in the …

Jason Priestley Dishes on Brad Pitt, Shannon Doherty

In a new memoir by Jason Priestley, the former Beverly Hills, 90210 star recounts his years as a teen idol and the pitfalls of Hollywood superstardom. Priestley and costars Shannen Doherty, Jennie Garth, Tori Spelling, and Luke Perry became instant …

Donald Sterling’s Cancer Revelation Is Suspiciously Timed

Did Donald Sterling release his medical condition to the press in a bid for sympathy? With the negative publicity surrounding him, the announcement on Thursday that Sterling is battling prostate cancer is seen by more cynical observers as almost conveniently …

MH370 Report: Could Gap Be Why Search Is Difficult?

The MH370 report that has been anticipated for a long while was released yesterday along with the flight map, passenger manifests, and recordings from the communication with the plane’s pilot. Unfortunately, this small report could open Kuala Lumpur Air Traffic …

Nikki Reed Hooks Up With DWTS’s Derek Hough

Nikki Reed, 25, seems to be moving on pretty quickly after her split from husband Paul McDonald. Just a month after the split, Nikki Reed was spotted making out with Dancing With the Stars pro Derek Hough, multiple sources told …

Shailene Woodley Cries Over Hair, Then Donates It

First came the tears, then came the generosity. Actress Shailene Woodley had to cut her hair to play a cancer-ridden teen for her film The Fault in Our Stars. The thought of losing her beautiful long hair was a little …

MH370 Report: Why Did Officials Wait Four Hours?

On March 8th, Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing and was never heard from again. Even though the search continues, it seems to grow more hopeless by the day. The mounting frustration at the lack of clarity as to what …

Erykah Badu Sings “Happy Birthday” To Monarch

It’s very strange for someone who labels themselves as a “community activist” and “conscious spirit” to sing “Happy Birthday” to a monarch who plethora of wives and a love of luxury while his people 63 percent of his people subside …

San Jose Sharks: To Reload Or To Rebuild

Vacations are usually a welcomed break from work, filled with enjoyment. But not for the San Jose Sharks, losers in their first-round playoff series with the Los Angeles Kings. Perennial playoff underachievers, the San Jose Sharks have questions to answer …

Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir Reunite for Derby

Tara Lipinski will offer her opinion on fashion this weekend when she and Johnny Weir appear in pre-recorded segments together during the airing of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Lipinski and Weir started their commentator routine during the Sochi Winter …

Kristin Chenoweth Cast as Maleficent in Disney Channel’s ‘The Descendants’

Kristin Chenoweth has been cast in the Disney Channel’s latest TV movie The Descendants as the iconic evil witch, Maleficent, from Sleeping Beauty. The release date has been set for 2015. Kenny Ortega is slated to direct, and Chenoweth will …

1957 Murder: Jack McCullough Appeals Murder Sentence

It was one of the oldest unsolved crimes in history to go to trial, and now there is an appeal. In 2012, Jack McCullough was sentenced to life in prison for the 1957 abduction and slaying of Maria Ridulph, a …

NYC Teacher Contract A “Landmark” Agreement

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a “landmark” labor deal on Thursday with New York City’s largest teachers’ union, the New York Times is reporting. The deal will set the framework for other outstanding contracts with the municipal workforce, officials said. …

Sandra Oh Welcomes Back Burke On Her Last Day

Sandra Oh has been with Grey’s Anatomy for ten long seasons, but tonight’s episode will be her last, and she’s taken to Twitter to document it. Isaiah Washington will be making a return tonight after leaving in season 3, and …

Rancho Cucamonga Fire Halted At 1,000 Acres

Firefighters in the foothills east of Los Angeles have halted the growth of the wildfire that had grown to over 1,000 acres and had begun to surround it, according to an article by The Associated Press. The powerful Santa Ana …

Hoda Kotb Opens Up About Post-Cancer Body Image

Hoda Kotb, the fourth-hour Today Show host and Egyptian-American television journalist, wrote today about how she came to terms with her post-cancer body image in an article titled “Hoda Kotb on post-cancer body image: ‘You live your life and you …

Google Redesigns Text Ads On Display Network Google Redesigns Text Ads On Display Network

Google is pushing out a new design for text ads on the Google Display Network. “Our new text ads have been designed with better readability in mind, regardless of what device they’re being viewed from,” says AdSense Software Engineer Clyde …

MH370 Report Shows Time Gap Before Search And Rescue

According to a preliminary report released concerning Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (MH370), air traffic controllers did not realize the plane was missing until 17 minutes after it disappeared from civilian radar. The report, analyzed in an article by The Associated …