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Nelson Mandela Buried In Hometown Of Qunu Nelson Mandela Buried In Hometown Of Qunu

Nelson Mandela, fondly known as Madiba, became South Africa’s first black president in 1994. He was buried on Sunday in his childhood village of Qunu in Eastern Cape province. His burial concluded 10 days of  mourning that followed his death …

Mega Millions Jackpot Could Draw Record Ticket Sales Mega Millions Jackpot Could Draw Record Ticket Sales

After no one won the $425 million prize on Friday the 13th, Mega Millions’ ticket sales rapidly increased. Friday’s $425 million drawing showed ticket sales that were 40 percent greater than expected. In states, such as New York, tickets sold …

Cooper Manning Doesn’t Play, But Cheers on Brothers Cooper Manning Doesn’t Play, But Cheers on Brothers
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Cooper Manning, the older brother of two of the NFL’s most famous QBs, Peyton and Eli, had to shelve his football dreams before starting college. He has now opened up for the first time about the pain he has felt …

Winter Tires, Are They Worth Buying? Winter Tires, Are They Worth Buying?

Winter is here, and for most of the country the roads are slick, icy and full of snow. Is it worth it to buy snow or winter tires? Many drivers who live in icy snowy winters use all-season tires throughout …

China Moon Landing: Jade Rabbit Reaches Moon’s Surface China Moon Landing: Jade Rabbit Reaches Moon’s Surface
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China made history on Saturday by successfully landing its first unmanned spacecraft on the moon. The Chang’e-3  reached the moon at about 9.12 p.m Saturday and delivered “Yutu”, nicknamed “Jade Rabbit”. Yutu is a solar powered, six-wheeled robotic rover, equipped with …

Top Smartphones: Which Phone Rules The Roost? Top Smartphones: Which Phone Rules The Roost?
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With the holiday season well underway, perhaps you’re looking into buying a popular smartphone for a family member. Maybe your current phone hasn’t been so great and you’re hoping to find a new smartphone in your stocking this year. One …

John Boehner Fed Up With Conservative Base John Boehner Fed Up With Conservative Base
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On Thursday, Republican House Speaker John Boehner attacked the conservative base for their indiscriminate opposition to the latest bipartisan budget deal, saying they had lost their credibility. According to Huff Post, conservative groups such as The Club for Growth, Heritage …

Holiday Food Gifts’ Survey Reveals Holiday Dessert Favorites Holiday Food Gifts’ Survey Reveals Holiday Dessert Favorites

Biscuits, cookies, pies and sugar plums dance in children and adults’ heads as they excitedly await more holiday festivities. Therefore, overworked cooks become anxious about what to make for the holiday season. Cooks rush to the internet for holiday food …

Lamar Odom Won’t Take Responsibility for Cheating Lamar Odom Won’t Take Responsibility for Cheating
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Lamar Odom admittedly cheated on wife Khloe Kardashian a number of times, but he’s not man enough to own up to his mistakes. Instead he is blaming his friends for his sexual escapades with other women. Odom claims his friends …

‘Chilling’ News For Brands On Facebook ‘Chilling’ News For Brands On Facebook
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Facebook recently launched an update to its News Feed algorithm aimed at promoting higher quality content. It’s being billed as Facebook’s version of the Google Panda update, mostly because that was also aimed at promoting higher quality content, and also …

Miley Cyrus Supports ‘Free the Nipple’ Miley Cyrus Supports ‘Free the Nipple’
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Miley Cyrus is hot on the campaign trail for an indie film called Free the Nipple, and as part of her campaigning efforts, she has freed her own. The Wrecking Ball singer was spotted on Twitter, exposing her breasts in …

Ace Frehley Home Destroyed By Fire Ace Frehley Home Destroyed By Fire
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Early on Saturday, New York firefighters were called out to a suburban home going up in flames. When the smoke cleared, it turned out that the heavily damaged property belonged to celebrity rocker, Ace Frehley. At about 11 AM, firefighters …

The Yahoo Mail Woes Only Continue The Yahoo Mail Woes Only Continue
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People are becoming increasingly frustrated with Yahoo Mail, and it’s no longer simply about the recent redesigns it has forced on users. Now, it’s experiencing actual service disruptions, and lengthy ones at that. Have you experienced any issues with Yahoo …

Should Google Show Ads In Knowledge Graph Results? Should Google Show Ads In Knowledge Graph Results?
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It seems that more and more of the Google search results page is for sale these days. Last year, Google turned its shopping results into an all paid model. Then came the testing of banner ads on branded searches. We’ve …

Winter Tire Alternatives: Green, but Effective? Winter Tire Alternatives: Green, but Effective?
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As earlier reported by us, it is catching on that winter tires damage our lungs and heart more than they protect us from slipping on the highway. While this may be true, it is still pretty obvious that we need …

Miley Cyrus Twerks on Santa and Flashes for a Cause Miley Cyrus Twerks on Santa and Flashes for a Cause

On Friday night, Miley Cyrus took to the Madison Square Garden stage to perform her two current big hits,”Wrecking Ball” and “We Can’t Stop.” Cyrus was the closing act at the 2013 Z100 Jingle Ball concert. Another controversial lady showed support …

USS Cowpens Nearly Hit By Chinese Warship USS Cowpens Nearly Hit By Chinese Warship

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) almost had a collision with a Chinese warship on December 5, 2013. The two ships came within the proximity of being several hundred yards away from each other. A source, who wanted …

Kenyan Bus Explosion: Attacks Continue Saturday Kenyan Bus Explosion: Attacks Continue Saturday

A mini bus and nearby cars in Nairobi, Kenya were left in pieces today after an unconfirmed explosive device exploded inside of the traveling mini bus. Reuters tells us that four people were killed while 36 were left wounded in …

Morena Baccarin, Morgan Saylor Both Dropped As Series Regulars On Homeland Morena Baccarin, Morgan Saylor Both Dropped As Series Regulars On Homeland
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In a casting decision that most people have probably seen coming for a while, Morena Baccarin’s character on the Showtime’s hit series, Homeland, will be downgraded as a series regular in the show’s fourth season. On the show she plays …

Greg Louganis Offers Alternative To Boycott Greg Louganis Offers Alternative To Boycott
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The Olympics is an event meant to bring the world together in a spirit of sportsmanship and mutual respect. Sometimes the choice of host city can clash strongly with this purpose. When Sochi, Russia was chosen for the 2014 Olympics, …

Beyoncé’s Surprise Album A Global Number One Hit Beyoncé’s Surprise Album A Global Number One Hit

For about a year, critics and fans alike have been after singer Beyoncé for her lack of new music. Her decision to go on tour without releasing a new album caused a minor scandal. There was a leaked or featured …

Bruce Jenner Not Undergoing Sex Change Bruce Jenner Not Undergoing Sex Change
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Bruce Jenner is having surgery to remove his Adam’s apple, but it isn’t part of a sex change plan. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians patriarch and estranged husband of Kris Jenner, claims he’s never liked how his Adam’s apple …

China Moon Landing, China’s First Lunar Rover Landing On The Moon China Moon Landing, China’s First Lunar Rover Landing On The Moon

China is finally going to do something that the U.S. and Russia did 30 plus years ago, soft-land a rover on the moon. It looks as if it just might be successful. This rover, the Chang’e-3 also known by its …

Newtown: Obama Addresses Shooting One Year Later, Calls for Stricter Gun Laws Newtown: Obama Addresses Shooting One Year Later, Calls for Stricter Gun Laws
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Today marks the first anniversary of the second deadliest school shooting by one person in history. On December 14, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza first killed his mother and then went to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut where he …