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Childbirth Deaths Spark Investigation
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Within weeks of each other, two women died shortly after childbirth at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, Mass., authorities said. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has launched an official investigation into the hospital where the deaths occurred. When …

Art For Water, Bringing Awareness Of Water Crisis
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Water is essential to all life on earth, and experts predict that by 2025, our water supply will be dangerously depleted. Popular Science published an article saying that over the last 100 years, the U.S. has depleted enough of our …

Selena Gomez Talks Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato Split
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Selena Gomez reacted to Justin Bieber’s arrest earlier today by saying she hopes the singer gets the help he so desperately needs. Shying away from making any additional comments, it was easy to see that the situation made her uncomfortable. …

Chantel Jeffries: Inside Details About Justin Bieber’s Model “Friend”
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There’s been a lot of chatter today behind the highly publicized arrest of troubled pop sensation Justin Bieber. However, more details about the wild night are gradually being unveiled. Now, several media outlets are linking the Canadian singer’s alleged girlfriend …

AARP Starts Promoting Movies for Older Adults
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Just because a movie is rated R or PG-13 doesn’t mean it will appeal to an older demographic. Certain websites recommend movies that are appropriate for families, but what about those in the older age bracket? This is something the …

Bird Flu Spikes in China as 23 More Cases Reported

This past week, 23 people in China have been infected with the H7N9 strain of bird flu, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, in addition to the previous week that saw 24 new cases which confirms this virus …

U.S. Sues KBR Over False Military Contract Claims U.S. Sues KBR Over False Military Contract Claims
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The U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ) today announced that it is suing Kellogg, Brown & Root (KBR) and two Kuwaiti companies for providing false claims as part of a contract to provide logistical support for the U.S. Army in Iraq. …

Khalil And Bieber Arrested- Who’s Khalil?

Justin Bieber was arrested early on Thursday for DUI and drag racing. Bieber was released from jail Thursday afternoon on a $2,500 bail. While it seems like Bieber is just one of many young stars who have been in trouble …

Tori Spelling’s Husband Enters Rehab

Tori Spelling’s husband, Dean McDermott, has issued a statement saying he will be seeking help at a rehabilitation facility. “I am truly sorry for the mistakes I have made and for the pain I’ve caused my family,” McDermott said in …

Vince Young: Another Professional Athlete Goes Broke

It’s always hard to believe that even after earning millions of dollars, some people still find a way to go broke. It is startling to hear the large contracts signed by professional athletes, but it is even more shocking to …

Microsoft Reports Record $24.52 Billion In Revenue In Q2 Microsoft Reports Record $24.52 Billion In Revenue In Q2

Over the holidays, Microsoft launched a number of new hardware products, including the Xbox One and Surface 2. As it turns out, those product launches combined with its new focus on devices and services led to a record quarter for …

Melissa Gilbert Wants To Bring Film Industry To Michigan
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Melissa Gilbert is still very connected to Hollywood–she recently served as president of the Screen Actors Guild and took a turn on “Dancing With The Stars” in 2012–but she and new husband Timothy Busfield have recently made a big move …

Twitter Launches Card Analytics Dashboard Twitter Launches Card Analytics Dashboard
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Twitter announced the launch of a new analytics offering for Twitter Cards today, aimed at helping publishers, marketers and developers understand how certain types of cards they’re using are performing. That includes tweets with pictures, videos, content previews, deep links …

Civil Liberties Board Says NSA Spying Is Illegal Civil Liberties Board Says NSA Spying Is Illegal
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Last week, President Obama announced a number of reforms to how the NSA conducts its business. Chief among those reforms was changing how the agency collects bulk cellphone metadata. Some felt that the program should be ended immediately though, and …

Netflix Defends Content Release Strategy Netflix Defends Content Release Strategy
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Since Netflix has been offering its customers original shows, it has been offering them full seasons at a time, catering to the well-known binge-watching phenomenon. Netflix’s competitors have often criticized this approach, and when the company changed the strategy up …

‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Extinction DLC Previewed

The launch of the first DLC expansion for Call of Duty: Ghosts is less than a week away and Activision is now revealing just how it has spent the marketing budget for the game. Today’s latest trailer delves into the …

Hunter Moore, Revenge Porn King, Indicted for Email Hacking Scheme Hunter Moore, Revenge Porn King, Indicted for Email Hacking Scheme
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Hunter Moore, the man who owes every bit of notoriety to peddling revenge porn, has now been arrested and charged for the methods in which he obtained it. A Grand Jury in California has indicted Moore for, among other things, …

Netflix Talks More About Its Original Theatrical Movie Aspirations Netflix Talks More About Its Original Theatrical Movie Aspirations

You may recall last fall when Netflix expressed interest in making original movies – big ones that would come out on Netflix the same day they hit theaters. Content chief Ted Sarandos spoke at a Film Independent event, where was …

Danica Patrick Gets Buff for Super Bowl Ad
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In a GoDaddy commercial that would make The Situation and GTL fans everywhere scream with joy, Danica Patrick sports a big muscle body suit and races against buff-bodied men to the nearest spray tan palace. GoDaddy is going against their …

Angela Lansbury To Act On Same Stage As Her Mother

Angela Lansbury may not see a “Murder She Wrote” remake happen, but she’s got bigger things going on; namely, taking the same stage her mother acted on in 1918. The 88-year old actress will be reprising her role as Madame …

Lufthansa Heist: 5 Mobsters Arrested For Crime

Today a man alleged to have been involved in the 1978 Lufthansa heist at John F. Kennedy airport, New York,  is among 5 men taken into custody by the authorities for the crime. Federal agents have carried out a series of raids …

Awards Season Has Led To Big Spikes In Viewership for Netflix Originals Awards Season Has Led To Big Spikes In Viewership for Netflix Originals

We’ve been covering most of the awards recognition that Netflix’s original content has been getting over the past few months, and as it turns out, all of those awards and nominations are having a substantial boost on viewership. Netflix content …

Powerball Increases To $152 Million
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There was no winner in the January 22nd Powerball drawing and so the amount at stake for the next jackpot drawing has gone up. The annuity value of the January 25th drawing has climbed to $152 million. The one-time payout …

HIV Viral Load Higher in Youth, Shows Study
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Advances in HIV research in the past two decades have enabled those with the disease to live more normal lives, keeping the virus in check and down to minimum levels within their bodies. This does note mean, however, that everyone …