Mar 27, 2015
George Clooney and new wife Amal Alamuddin have started to renovate their countryside property in England; get the details on the project and see the gigantic property
As a 20-year veteran of the A320 cockpit for a major U.S. airline, including the last 15 in the Captain’s seat, I have cringed at the utter misrepresentation of aviation facts often disseminated by news outlets and their self-proclaimed “aviation experts” endlessly paraded across the TV screen during coverage of the latest air disaster. Coverage of the tragic crash of Germanwings 9525 has been no exception. While this week's news suggests that the First Officer deliberately flew his A320 into the ground, until the CVR (cockpit voice recorder) was found and analyzed, worldwide news sources had faced a dearth of data to report on a major news story, and instead filled the gaps with both fantastic, and fantastically inaccurate, fluff. By nature, as we all wait breathlessly for any morsel of breaking news regarding the fatal crash, our subconscious can’t help but race ahead, and fill the gaps between facts with speculation.
Ludacris said he had a blast at Justin Bieber's Comedy Central roast, but added in a HuffPost Live interview Friday that he thinks some the jokes went too far. Specifically those gags concerning his former "Fast & Furious" series co-star and close friend, the late Paul Walker. "There were some Paul Walker jokes that I didn't feel like were...
Kristen Layne, posing in the junior prom dress she was trying to sell. Photo by Go Fund Me. It’s high-school prom season and you know what that means — it’s all about the dress. STORY: Parents Fight Bullying App With Messages of Love Unfortunately, Layne became the target of some vicious online trolls — two men who relentlessly attacked her weight and looks on Facebook, Layne told WSMV. Sorry that I’m not pleasing to your eye.” STORY: Defending Bullied Cheerleader Layne tells Yahoo Parenting, “The comments made me feel horrible about myself.
In advance of the release of the latest Avengers movie, Hot Toys has been putting out some fine hero replicas, including this stealth-suited Stark.
Golden State Warriors guard, Stephen Curry, is apparently a fan of Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao, who is a player-coach in the Philippine Basketball Association, is also a fan of Curry. According to Warriors World, Pacquiao has hooped at the Warriors' practice facility in the past. On February 25, Pacquiao took part in a game for his team, KIA Carnival, though he failed to score in the contest.
After failing to sign big-name free agents this past off-season, the Los Angeles Lakers first move was acquiring Jeremy Lin and a first-round draft pick from the Houston Rockets. Shortly after, Kobe Bryant texted the point guard and had a very specific message for him. – Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Lin started the first 20 games of the season for the Lakers and during that stretch, the team went 5-15.
DETROIT (AP) — A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew.
A jury Friday sided with Kleiner Perkins on many claims lodged by Ellen Pao, alleging the venture capital
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the central bank may hike interest rates this year as the
Intel Corp. is in talks to buy Altera Corp. in a deal that would be the chip-making giant’s largest
A heroic act of a D.C. man may have helped save a woman who was being raped. The man picked up a stick and a brick and repeatedly hit the suspect, who was later caught by police.
Every year prices go up, raising fears among students and parents. Often the net price is far lower.
As many as 100 federal jobs could be leaving Montgomery County and Rep. Christopher Van Hollen Jr. is pushing the executive branch for answers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian prosecutors investigating an alleged bribery scheme have questioned the
MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J. (AP) — The gun is a triumph of American craftsmanship from the early 20th century, its
Let's all stop pretending brunch is classy. Dragging yourself out of bed at noon to cure your
The day after a suspected gas explosion rocked a restaurant and residential building in New York's East
Slack , the popular work communications app, reported on Friday that it had been hacked. According to an
Some older adults with advanced kidney failure are resisting the usual answer by deciding the sacrifices
Set your Passover table with these delicious dishes from Martha Rose Shulman that add color and tradition
Kinesiology tape is the thin, stretchy fabric in bright colors that you see athletes wearing these days. Is