Another day, another Game of Thrones post. Each episode is now so eagerly anticipated the world over that as soon as it airs people get to work analyzing it, discussing it and, inevitably, making memes about it. With the story 8 years in the making and rapidly (finally) nearing its conclusion, the excitement is palpable. This …
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was "nothing wrong" with the president's 2016 campaign taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special …
The United Nations secretary-general is expressing condolences over the Sri Lankan bombings on Easter Sunday. The statement issued by spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was outraged by the terrorist attacks on churches and hotels on a "sacred day for Christians around the world" …
TOKYO – Japanese prosecutors said Monday they have indicted Nissan’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn with additional charges of breach of trust, with his alleged misconduct expanding outside Japan. The indictment was followed by a request from Ghosn’s lawyers for his release on bail, the Tokyo District Court said. The …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Police in Sri Lanka said Monday the investigation into the Easter Sunday bombings will examine reports that the intelligence community failed to detect or warn of possible suicide attacks before the violence. The nine bombings of churches, luxury hotels and other sites was Sri Lanka’s deadliest …
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) gave the IRS until Tuesday at 5 p.m. to turn over six years of Trump's tax filings, and said he'd consider a failure to comply to be a denial of the request. Neal initially set a deadline of April 10 in an April 3 letter to the IRS, but the administration missed …
A family’s camping trip to Fraser Island in northeastern Australia was interrupted early Friday by the cries of their 14-month-old child — a disturbance that is not uncommon in households with toddlers. But the boy’s parents made an unimaginable discovery upon waking up to comfort their son: He was no longer in their …
A Missouri teacher is accused of hiring a hitman to kill a 10-year-old boy he allegedly molested. Deonte Taylor, 36, and his boyfriend Michael Johnson, 66, pleaded not guilty to multiple charges in a St. Louis court on Wednesday, KSDK reported. Taylor was busted in November after his DNA was found to match samples …
Horrifying footage shows a woman dumping a plastic bag filled with PUPPIES in a bin during sweltering heat. It happened in Coachella, California, on Thursday, and she is now being hunted by police. Seven tiny dogs were found inside the bin, and it is thought they would not have survived much longer in 30C heat. A man …
When someone’s especially cooperative, don’t thank their easy-going nature, but give credit to their brain. A team of New York University psychologists hypothesized that cooperation depends on the dorsolateral …
Halloween 5:The Revenge of Michael Myers actor Don Shanks, the man under the mask in the 1989 sequel, has detailed a massacre filmed for the movie but never before seen. In a recent interview, Shanks recalls shooting footage of a scene featuring Michael totally decimating an entire SWAT team in incredibly brutal …
A Brooklyn woman was dragged by a train — then struck by a second — on Saturday morning inside Union Square station, police said. The 21-year-old was on the No. 4/5/6 platform around 3:30 a.m. when she somehow became wedged between the subway and the platform, police said. As the train pulled out of the …
MELBOURNE, Fla. – A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule suffered an anomaly during a routine test fire at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Saturday afternoon, officials say. "On April 20, 2019, an anomaly occurred at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station during the Dragon 2 static test fire," 45th Space Wing spokesman Jim Williams …
A girl has died and a boy is in a serious condition after they were struck by a car while cycling in County Galway in the Republic of Ireland. The two children were hit by the vehicle shortly after midday today. The girl was pronounced dead at the scene, the Irish Mirror reported. The boy was taken to Portinucula Hospital …
Two angles facing left, which often indicate, "return to the beginning." Two angles facing right, which often indicate, "advance to the end." For thousands of years, humans all over the world have pored over the …
UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi concluded her collegiate gymnastics career Saturday with a near-perfect routine that enthralled Twitter as usual. Ohashi's floor routine went viral earlier in 2019, but Saturday marked her last competitive performance of college – and perhaps of her life.  Katelyn Ohashi absolutely crushed …
Sitting on a couch once owned by Demi Moore and reading the morning edition of the New York Times before a roaring fire could be a Big Apple scene. But forget skyscrapers – my cosy spot has an expansive view of Hawke's Bay farmland and the Pacific Ocean. This is Robertson Lodges at The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, …
It's OK to admit you didn't love the first two Thor movies; Chris Hemsworth has his problems with them too. In an interview with Yahoo ahead of Avengers: Endgame, the actor admitted to being "underwhelmed" by his take on the character during his earlier appearances in the MCU. “When we came into Ragnarok, I was sort of …
Finding the best ways to do good. Made possible by The Rockefeller Foundation. As more than $1 billion has rolled in to repair the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, a debate is raging over whether the glut of donations would have been better spent on other causes. Meanwhile, within France, many are saying the heaps of …
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A two-month-old baby died on a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to Perth, Australia, on Monday morning, WA Police have confirmed. Radio 6PR's Breakfast programme reported that AirAsia had issued a statement regarding a "medical emergency involving an infant" on board flight D7236. "The safety and wellbeing of our …
While there is no one magic solution when it comes to reducing belly fat, and unfortunately, it's not possible to spot-reduce fat specifically from your tummy, you can lower your overall body fat percentage, which will help slim your waistline. Keep in mind that losing belly fat isn't just to feel confident in a bathing suit! Having …
Fast-food chain Carl's Jr. isn't trying to get you high, but it's found another way to celebrate 420 day, the unofficial holiday for all things pot-related.  Carl's Jr. has your munchies fix: the Rocky Mountain High Cheese Burger Delight. It's made with a double stack of beef, pepper jack cheese, pickled jalapenos, criss-cross …
Katie Price has a huge surprise for her eldest child in the latest episode of her reality television series, My Crazy Life. The 40-year-old mum-of-five was proud to reveal that a piece of artwork by her 16-year-old son …
Come spring, we know refreshing our sandal collection is mandatory. No matter how many pairs we’ve accumulated in previous years, upgrading our footwear for the new season is a task we look forward to. We so eagerly await showing off our new kicks that often times, we forget the whole spring showers that come with …
The Census Bureau recently released its annual estimates for how the populations of each of the 3,142 counties and county-equivalents in the US changed in the year between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018. The above map shows the percent change in population over that year in each county, with counties in blue …
I went through a capitalist phase because of my mother. In the 90s, when our economy collapsed, we lost everything. My mum started to do all of these crazy businesses. She was selling cosmetics and I would attend seminars on how to sell your product even though you know they’re useless. It sucks to write a song and …
As voters lined up outside the polls in Cairo Saturday, music blared and some among the crowds danced and waved Egyptian flags. Many people held flyers with a photograph of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and a green checkmark. The message? Vote “yes.” If passed, the constitutional changes proposed in the ballot …
Rafael Nadal is the king of clay, but his years-long winning streak at the Monte Carlo Masters came to a screeching halt Saturday when Italy’s 13-seed Fabio Fognini took down the tournament’s defending champion, 6-4, 6-2, in the semifinals. But Fognini was dominant Saturday, taking an hour and 16 minutes to beat …
The member of the state parole board who cast the tie-breaking vote that granted early release to former Weather Underground terrorist Judith Clark is married to a convicted murderer — a revelation that has outraged Clark’s victims and their families. Former Nyack Detective Arthur Keenan, who was shot and …
Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli are in the middle of a legal firestorm, and it's putting a strain on their marriage. The "Fuller House" star and the fashion designer have pleaded not guilty for their respective …