Sep 3, 2015
Don't try to steal things from MMA fighters.
On first glance, Viacom giving Miley Cyrus carte blanche on live TV for three hours seems like a gift, a cynical holiday bonus from a company whose dwindling relevance was temporarily decelerated in 2013 by her headline-grabbing twerk-like gestures and tongue gymnastics. The conversation came to the recent Twitter exchange between Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj, and Nicki's claim that the VMAs were quicker to reward female artists of a certain race (white) and a certain body type (model-thin).
While planning a vacation to sunny Austin, Texas, I noticed something peculiar. The town has a Shake Shack and an In-N-Out Burger within its boundaries. Truly, Austin is a "weird" place. In fact, Austin is one of only two cities — the other being Las Vegas — where the chains coexist.
A photograph of a toddler's lifeless body washed ashore on a Turkish beach after a migrant boat sank swept across Europe on Wednesday, in a poignant image of the refugee crisis. The images showed the little boy lying face down in the sand near Bodrum, one of Turkey's prime tourist resorts, before he was picked up by a police officer in photographs taken by the Dogan news agency.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Armed with evidence captured by surveillance cameras, California regulators have ordered a business to stop tapping Sierra Nevada spring water that is later bottled and sold in stores, officials said Wednesday.
Ten years ago Hurricane Katrina topped the list of the worst storms to ever hit the US when it triggered a 28-feet-tall storm surge that swept over the city. In a new study published in the journal Nature Climate Change, researchers simulated thousands of hurricanes that could hit sometime in the next century.
No, the candidate who is suddenly nipping at Trump’s heels is the other non-politician in the race, Dr. Ben Carson. According to the same PPP poll, Trump is currently at 29 percent, with Carson the next most popular at 15 percent. Ben Carson is easily the most popular candidate in the field with a 68/14 favorability rating. The closest anyone else comes to that is Marco Rubio at 58/24.
ESPN has released a statement backing its reporter in a bizarre dustup with the wife of Washington General Manager Scot McCloughan. After a report from ESPN’s Dianna Russini about dissension within the organization about whether to move on from quarterback Robert Griffin III, Jessica McCloughan directed a tweet at Russini saying, “Please tell us how…
Asian shares struggled to recover on Thursday with volatility remaining high, while emerging economy and
Bond guru Bill Gross, who has long called for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates, said on
U.S. labor markets were tight enough to fuel small wage gains in some professions in recent weeks, though
Though its radically varying temperatures make dressing nearly impossible, fashion magazines want you to know that September is an important month for commerce.
A huge number of U.S. students aren?t ready for college, admissions test results and other data show.
The program in the nation?s capital began in 2008, after being blocked for years by Congress.
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — The death of Amanda Peterson, best known for her role in the 1987 romantic comedy
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The wife of Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan has apologized for
NEW YORK (AP) — Score one for Stephen Colbert.
All season, Mr. Robot has differentiated itself from most other shows on TV. From its unique point of view
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Residents of a Native village threatened by erosion were thankful Wednesday for
Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott loves a rhetorical flourish, but it may be time for him to
The Association of State Correctional Administrators said in a statement Wednesday that the policy of
California corrections officials face problems trying to manage an outbreak of a disease at a prison where
The Ukrainian cases are the first time polio has been seen in Europe in five years, but a World Health