1. This year marks the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons, and to celebrate this momentous cultural milestone, Hasbro has released a Mr. Potato Head edition of Homer Simpson. My only question: Why didn’t the meeting of these two icons happen sooner?
You can pick one up here.
- Mullah Omar, the Taliban's reclusive leader, died more than two years ago, Afghan officials say. The Taliban hasn't commented.
- Officials released new footage proving Sandra Bland was "alive and well" when her mugshot was taken. The release aims to counter social media rumors that she was deceased in the photo.
- Michel Platini, the current UEFA president, will be a candidate in the 2016 FIFA election to replace Sepp Blatter ⚽️