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SeaWorld May Be In Serious Trouble Following Proposed Legislation

Some new legislation that is being proposed by a California lawmaker may have serious implications on SeaWorld, the recently dubbed “abusement park,” which has had a great deal of light shed on its practices in the past year, following the …

Chuck Schumer Pushes Drug and Immigration Reform

Lately, much attention has been brought to the plight that is heroin addiction here in the United States, with much unfortunate thanks going to the death of actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman, who died of a heroin overdose last month. The …

NASA to Conduct Twin Astronaut Studies

The physics behind spaceflight are well understood, but what exactly being in orbit does to the human body is still being uncovered. To help out with this research NASA today announced that it now has plans to study the physiological …

Sugar Guidelines: Listen Up, Americans

With the rate of obesity rising every year and more than two-thirds of U.S. adults overweight or obese, the World Health Organization decided it was time to change intake guidelines. Children’s numbers show about a quarter of 2-5 year olds …

‘Hemlock Grove’ Season 2 Release Date Announcement Expected Soon ‘Hemlock Grove’ Season 2 Release Date Announcement Expected Soon

Less than a month ago, Netflix released the second season of House of Cards. Shortly thereafter, it announced a release date for its other big name show Orange is the New Black. But don’t forget, there was another show that …

Reese Witherspoon, Drew Barrymore Take Culinary Class

Reese Witherspoon and Drew Barrymore are two of America’s sweethearts, so it’s no surprise that they’re also good friends. The ladies got together in Napa Valley recently for a culinary class, joining another famous face: Cameron Diaz. The actresses joined …

The Best Zelda Game Gets Ported To The Oculus Rift

Last month, a coder made dreams come true when he ported the original Legend of Zelda to the Oculus Rift. It was pretty amazing, but it was also a reminder that it was only a matter of time before the …

Windows Phone Leads BlackBerry in Latest Smartphone Numbers Windows Phone Leads BlackBerry in Latest Smartphone Numbers

Holiday season 2013 capped off another record year for tablet shipments, but market watchers are now beginning to see the rapid growth of the smartphone market reach saturation points in established markets. As these mature markets reach their peaks, the …

Mom Charged With Attempted Murder After Drive Into Ocean

A pregnant mother has been charged with three counts of premeditated attempted first-degree murder and three counts of child abuse after she drove her three young children into the ocean on Tuesday on Daytona Beach. 32-year old Ebony Wilkerson had …

Cosby, Cybill And More Come To Hulu Plus Cosby, Cybill And More Come To Hulu Plus

It’s almost the weekend and you’re looking for something to watch this weekend. You’ve already gone through all of The Cosby Show on Hulu Plus and you’re looking for your next fix of laugh track fueled family comedy. Well, Hulu …

Ronda Rousey Boasts She Could Beat Floyd Mayweather

Ronda Rousey has taken the MMA world by storm since signing a contract with the UFC in 2012. Over that time period, Rousey has won all 9 of her fights in dominating fashion: 8 by arm-bar submission, and her latest …

Asteroid Near Earth And Uncomfortably Close

An asteroid named 2014 EC, considered small to astronomers, (25 feet wide) is zooming past earth at a surprisingly close proximity. It’s actually between the moon and the earth, and within 38,300 miles from us. It passed by us early …

Notifications, Caller ID Most Important For Smart Watch Buyers Notifications, Caller ID Most Important For Smart Watch Buyers

Signs show that smart watches are catching on in the consumer market, but the devices themselves still have a long way to go. Samsung’s first Galaxy Gear, for example, sold well despite a distinct lack of features and support for …

Sandy Pentland Talks Social Physics At Google Sandy Pentland Talks Social Physics At Google

Data scientist Sandy Pentland recently gave an “At Google” talk, which the company has now made available for all to view. He talks idea flow, collective intelligence and social influence. Google shares this in the video description: If the Big …

Kardashian Home Is A Big Fake, For Security Reasons

The Kardashians have garnered millions of fans over the years with their reality shows and forays into the retail world, so it’s no surprise that they would have people showing up at their gate hoping for a glimpse of the …

Nicki Minaj Posts Topless Selfies [PHOTOS]

Rapper Nicki Minaj isn’t one that you would call shy, would you? Because both her music and her overall brand is a mixture of in-your-face raunchiness and Barbie doll like femininity, so it’s probably not shocking she posted a bunch …

Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. Not the biggest week in Netflix releases (and when …

Newt Gingrich Eyeing Sec. of State Position?

In a Twitter rant last month, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich sounded-off against current Secretary of State John Kerry for comments he made in a speech to students in Jakarta, Indonesia, going as far as to ask John …

Samantha Taylor Testifies In Pistorius Case About Temper

Samantha Taylor, the former girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius, took the stand during his murder trial this week to testify regarding his short, violent temper and attachment to guns. Taylor dated Pistorius from 2011 to 2012 but broke up with him …

Women’s Day 2014 Gets Google Doodle Women’s Day 2014 Gets Google Doodle

Google is celebrating International Women’s Day 2014 with a doodle, and featuring a video with women from around the world. Google says in a Google+ post, “Happy International Women’s Day! Celebrated every year on March 8, we’re getting started a …

Katy Perry Responds To Miley Cyrus’ Kiss Tweet

And the back-and-forth continues. Earlier this week we covered the first round of the Twitter battle between Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry, as the whole thing started over a kiss the two shared at one of Cyrus’ Bangerz shows. Here’s …

Bindi Irwin, Steve Irwin’s Daughter, Facing Backlash For SeaWorld Partnership

After all of the problems that SeaWorld has had since the release of the groundbreaking documentary Blackfish, it is surprising that someone like Bindi Irwin would want to be involved with the organization in any way. Bindi Irwin is the …

Lindsay Lohan Promotes Her Reality Show

Lindsay Lohan is promoting her new reality show on OWN and has been doing the talk show circuit, and those who have been waiting to see her crash and burn were sorely disappointed on Thursday night when she appeared on …

Small Business Loans:  Bank Loans On The Rise Small Business Loans: Bank Loans On The Rise

It appears as if banks are loosening their grip on those small business loans, at last. At one point, just getting a mortgage loan was nearly impossible, but now it is getting easier, leading to the hope that the economy …