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John Steinbeck’s 112th Birthday Celebrated With Google Doodle John Steinbeck’s 112th Birthday Celebrated With Google Doodle

Google is celebrating the works of author John Steinbeck with a doodle today, which would have been his 112th birthday. He died in 1968 at the age of 66 from heart disease and congestive heart failure. Steinbeck is one of …

Aaron Hernandez: Former NFL Star Involved In Jail Fight

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, 24, may face more charges due to an altercation he had with an inmate on Tuesday at the county jail in Bristol. Hernandez is held on weapons and murder charges for Odin Lloyd’s …

Nintendo Shutting Down Wii, DS Online Services In May

The Wii and DS were the first Nintendo consoles to offer online play through the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection. The service wasn’t exactly the best and it was more frustrating than anything what with players having to enter separate friend codes …

Barry Switzer Calls Johnny Manziel Arrogant

Johnny Manziel, also called “Johnny Football”, has been one of college football’s top figures for a couple of years now. His name causes debate and people either love him or hate him. Legendary coach Barry Switzer is not a big …

Food Labels Will Soon Be Easier to Decipher

Food labels are changing for the first time in 20 years in an effort to continue the fight against obesity. They will begin prominently displaying things like calories for the typical serving size for regular people, not supermodels. They will …

Molly Sims Goes From Blonde to Red

That’s right, the gorgeous Molly Sims has decided to change things up a little bit and see red. The once blonde model decided to change her locks up during these cold, winter months. “They say spring is a time for …

Aaron Paul Is Totally Down For “Saul” Appearance

Aaron Paul says he is ready and willing to appear on the “Breaking Bad” spinoff “Better Call Saul”, which premieres in November on AMC. The actor said recently that he’s spoken with Vince Gilligan, the creator of both shows, about …

Mayim Bialik Says Breast is Best, Study Says Maybe

Mayim Bialik has defended her right to breastfeed all over the place including a New York City subway. She has been a staunch advocate of attachment parenting and nursing until children are ready to be done, even if that means …

Lisa Kudrow Loses In Court; Must Pay Ex-Manager

It certainly hasn’t been former Friends star Lisa Kudrow’s day, week, month, or even her year. After testifying in court about owing millions to her ex-manager, the verdict came back against the 50-year-old actress. In a 10-2 decision, the jury …

Marines Sleeves Up: Longtime Fashion Returns

A number of Marines are sighing in relief as they say goodbye to an unpopular policy over uniform sleeves. First Sgt. Shawn Wright, a drill instructor and career Marine, said, “That’s what separated us from every other branch, our sleeves.” …

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox At Heart Of Criminal Probe

Mt. Gox, the Bitcoin exchange that went dark following a major theft, is now at the heart of a criminal probe. Both Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are gathering information to determine what led …

Cady McClain Joins ‘The Young and the Restless’ Cast

All My Children fans will see one of their favorites return to the soap world: Cady McClain has a new gig. The soap star played Dixie Cooney-Martin on-and-off from 1988 until the show officially ended in 2013. She joins CBS’s …

Jessica Alba Gushes About Her Acting Addiction, ‘It’s Like A Drug’

Jessica Alba has a serious addiction, and she’s decided to share it with the world. However, what she revealed isn’t all that surprising. According to E! News, the Dark Angel star recently sat down with Nylon magazine where she declared …

Chevy Cobalt Recall Comes 10 Years After Finding Defect

Recently General Motors (GM) recalled over 700,000 vehicles, including the Chevy Cobalt 2005 – 2007 models, as well as the 2007 Pontiac G5 cars, because of an ignition switch defect that was linked to six deaths. Since then GM has …

Karen Gravano Suing Grand Theft Auto V Makers

Karen Gravano, star of Mob Wives, is suing the makers of Grand Theft Auto V for using her likeness without permission. Gravano claims that one of the female characters in the game named Antonia Bottino not only looks similar to …

Whale Tail Slaps Woman On Boat In Mexico

Whale watching is a popular hobby in Mexico and many vacationers enjoy getting close to the large and magnificent animals by taking advantage of the many whale watching excursions available in tourist areas. Mexico is one of a few places …

Car Impound Scheme: 2 Officers Arrested

A car impound scheme orchestrated by several California police officers has King City, California in an uproar. An investigation found that the police chief and several officers were selling or giving away the impounded cars of poor Hispanic residents. Although …

Texas Gay Marriage: Federal Judge Strikes Down Ban

On Wednesday, Judge Orlando Garcia struck down the ban on gay marriage in Texas. The judge went on to say that he did not do it to defy the people of Texas, but to comply with the U.S. constitution. The …

Homeless Sign Contest: Two Texas Cops Suspended

Two Midland, Texas police officers were suspended for three days after the police department learned of a panhandling game. According to the Associated Press, Derek Hester, 25, and 26-year-old Daniel Zoelzer, were suspended without pay for competing in a game …

Older Dads Study Produces Interesting Results

A new study shows that men who wait until they are older to have children have a higher chance of having children with a psychiatric problem such as bipolar disorder, autism, or ADD. The study included more than 2.6 million …

Justin Bieber’s Limo Searched: Pot, Pipes Found

Justin Bieber almost found himself in trouble with the law again, but this time he was not arrested. Bieber and his friends were having some fun in Georgia Tuesday night, but their good time got cut short when Bieber’s limo …

Rick Ross Explains His Trayvon Martin Lyrics on ‘Mastermind’

Rappers rarely go through their entire careers without creating some controversy with their lyrics. Some do it more than others. Last year, Florida born rapper Rick Ross collaborated with rapper Rocko on a song called “U.O.E.N.O.” The lyrics on the …

Michelle Duggar Admits Struggling With Bulimia

Michelle Duggar seems like a strong and confident woman who has her life together. She is raising 19 kids, so she had better have it together. Regardless of how she seems now, Michelle recently admitted that she struggled with bulimia …

715 New Planets Discovered By NASA

It’s always exciting when a new planet is discovered, but how about 715 new planets? NASA recently announced that they have discovered 715 new planets with the Kepler space telescope. This is the largest batch of planets ever discovered at …