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July 11, 2011

(CBS/What's Trending) - Time and time, again it has been proven that no one has more avid fans than teen superstar Justin Bieber. Yet, again the singer is causing a Twitter storm as his nearly 11 million followers rally amidst rumors that his "Baby"…

David and Victoria Beckham have announced the name of their new baby girl - Harper Seven Beckham!

My guess is that most of us don’t really know that much about the actual country of Australia. Sure, EVERYONE knows that it is a prison island for prisoners and everyone there is a criminal without exception. And there’s the whole “Foster’s, Austral…

It was a wedding that thousands waited eagerly for since the engagement was announced. Invitations were sent, the details were meticulously labored over, and finally, to the almost-hysteric joy of the crowds, the big day arrived.

Two days ago a youngster at the Huffington Post did a terrible job "summarizing" an Ad Age thing, and the Ad Age writer (Awl pal Simon Dumenco) reasonably beefed about the amount of taking versus linking, and the Huffington Post... suspended their w…

If you're desperate to get on to Google+ but are still awaiting your invite, stay calm: Google's new social network is growing incredibly fast, according to one unofficial study. So your chance to join in the Circle-dancing fun on G+ can't be far of…

Calling all Harry Potter fans. “It all ends” on July 15, but a group of passionate fans will get to see Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 tonight at the NYC premiere!

Here's New York's real King of Beers.

Some dogs have more health problems than others. Here are the breeds with the highest annual health care costs.

The latest viral buzz from collegehumor.com

Mila Kunis has a hot date! An enterprising U.S. Marine made a YouTube video asking the actress to accompany him to the Marine Corps Ball in November -- and, with some nudging from her Friends with Benefits costar Justin Timberlake, she said yes. Wat…

Jason will be sharing the screen with an all-star cast in Horrible Bosses, opening this week. The film stars Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston and Colin Farrell, as well as fellow comedians Jason Bateman and Charlie Day. Although the movie follows thre…

Mila Kunis has agreed to go to the Marine Corps Ball with Sgt. Scott Moore, who asked the actress through a YouTube video Read more by Michelle Castillo on CBS News' What's Trending.

No one is more cavalier about tossing around bullshit in the face of atrocity than Sylvia Browne. She has given up on the foreplay that most psychics swear by, there's no holding photographs and concentrating on the face or pretending to channel a s…

ABC won Sunday night in the key 18-49 demo with a 2.5 rating thanks to Diane Sawyer's first interview with kidnapping victim Jaycee Dugard. PHOTOS: ABC's new series The Primetime special, which aired from 9 to 11 p.m. ET, rated a 3.7 in the dem…

With 11 days until the release of Captain America: The First Avenger, Paramount Pictures knows comic book aficionados are starving for sneak previews,

1. Sometimes state flags run out of red marker before they're finished. (Tennessee) 2. Sometimes state flags have aspirations of being limited edition vinyl release indie rock album covers. (California) 3. Sometimes state flags try to do too m…

News of the World's death is still fresh but there are already autopsy photos. Someone at Gawker got these photos from a "an American media exec" who snuck into the offices to take them. Very eerie. Reminds me of the photos of The Wire's abandoned soundstages. But you know, real.

"You're a Wizard, Harry," Hagrid told the young, confused boy. "I'm a what?" he responded, perplexed after a lifetime spent downtrodden at the hands of his aunt and uncle. The boy had never heard of such magic, had never seen giants or dragons, or d…

The last edition of the News of the World, with other tabloidsOn a beautiful Sunday morning at Brideshead Castle, Sebastian Flyte breaks off a desultory conversation about religion and morality because he wants to immerse himself in the scandal shee…

  More... Jurors cried and felt 'sick to their stomachs' as they cleared Casey Anthony reveals jury member George and Cindy Anthony forced to flee from Florida pool as death threats follow not guilty verdict Will America's fury cost Casey Anthony …

Here are some awesome pictures of Flickr user Pauline Locke's grandfather working at the London Zoo in the 1930s. I think the little girl is his daughter. Can you imagine?!

Unfortunately, there are scads of people who seem convinced they’re blowing everyone’s minds with the announcement. Others, meanwhile, manage to keep TV-free homes without ever drawing attention to it. The mere fact of not owning a television does n…

James Whittemore, a 22-year-old actor alternately described by media outlets as "jobless" and "failed," got drunk on Saturday night and smashed his way into the Ed Sullivan Theater (after being caught urinating on the doors by surveillance cameras). He proceeded to cause $5,000 worth of damage to the lobby and box office. Hopefully he takes this act on the road and trashes Leno's theater.

With the NBA lockout in full swing and showing no signs of stopping, players have turned to the hottest game around: Planking. What follows is the best the NBA has had to offer this past month.

David “Deacon” Turner, a running back who spent three seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals, has lost his life due to an altercation with police, according to Bakersfield.com.

Sgt. Scott Moore, of the 3rd Battalion 2nd Marines in Musa Qala, Afghanistan, posted a video to YouTube last week asking the "Friends with Benefits" star to accompany him to the Marine Corps. Ball on November 18th in Greenville, North Carolina. It m…

The FAMiLY Leader is now pulling those words from the pledge (the original version of the pledge survives), limiting the damage. And my policy, generally, is that no one wins when we freak out about meaningless verbiage in a pledge. I'm not a fan of…

What happened to the music industry over the last 10 years or so was a lot like the plot of The Hangover. Bad judgment and self-indulgence producing chaos, pain, blinding sun, dim but lacerating memories … and you wake up to find there's a tiger in …

(CBS/What's Trending) - More than 600,000 people are without power during the heat of the Chicago summer, due to a severe thunderstorm that tore down power lines across the state. Local electric company ComEd assures customers that they are doing t…

(Newser) – This year has seen many an Oscar winner in less-than-deserving films, from Tom Hanks in Larry Crowne to Fra…

The lasers could some day be set up to form a barrier around a house or village, like huge, highly-advanced bug zapping force fields. They could even be attached to automated drone aircraft. Hell, for that matter, why automate it? Hook the drone cam…

She says yes after Sgt. Scott Moore invites her from Afghanistan via YouTube

NBC airs the series finale of critically revered but perennially low-rated football drama Friday Night Lights this Friday, but those who never jumped onboard the show when it debuted or made the switch to DirecTV will get another chance. The Wrap fi…

Wait a tick! They were secretly forcing us to learn! Through fun! Great, now I'll be spending the rest of my day trying to find an emulator that isn't secretly a Trojan.

McDain's Restaurant in Monroeville, Pennsylvania has raised the ire of baby-makers everywhere by banning children under 6 years of age. Owner John Vuick says parents with misbehaving children are "impolite" and "selfish," and that those children are "not the center of the universe." An army of angry Facebook mommies will soon bury you with indignant comments, Mr. Vuick. You have been warned.

The Black Eyed Peas are always coming up with new ways to wow crowds. This time, though, the surprise was not what fans had hoped for.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down by 169 points, or 1.3%, at 12,489. The S&P 500 was lower by 25 points, or 1.9%, at 1319, and the Nasdaq was off by 60 points, or 2.1%, at 2799. European leaders were meeting to discuss additional fina…

Pennsylvania restaurant owner Mike Vuick has had it with your obnoxious children, and as of July 16, kids under the age of six will no longer be welcome at his restaurant, McDain's. No exceptions. According to Vuick, bringing kids into his restauran…

Hilary Duff scaled the rocks and waves of Capri, Italy in a little black bikini. The former Disney star, 23, looked fit and fabulous as she joined her husband Mike Comrie in the sun and surf almost one year after they married (the two said “I do” on…

In honor of 7/11, 7-Eleven is handing out a projected 5 million free 7.11 ounce Slurpees across America. Read more by Devin Brown on CBS News' What's Trending.

David confirmed the news—and the unusual name—on his Facebook page early Monday morning. "I am so proud and excited to announce the birth of our daughter Harper Seven Beckham. She weighed a healthy 7lbs 10oz and arrived at 7.55 this morning, here in…

Take it from me, asking famous actresses you’ve never met out on dates via YouTube usually doesn’t work. But that didn’t stop Marine Sergeant Scott Moore, who gave the rest of us hope when Mila Kunis agreed to accompany him to the Marine Corps Ball …

Mila Kunis is really only Friends With Benefits with Justin Timberlake, so to fans that means she’s officially on the market. At least, Sgt. Scott Moore seems to think so in his new video asking the actress out.

Each month Last.fm releases a list of the Top 50 most deleted songs from users' "scrobbles" (that term is never not going to be ridiculous). We've crunched the numbers by artist so we can see once and for all who is the weakest link. People still say that right? Right?

No regrets.

I think it is fair to say we’re big fans of artists taking on the geek classics. That said, I can’t recall seeing an artist tackle the hits of my childhood in quite so adorable a manner. The 36-year-old Dave Perillo plays to the Internet audience wi…

It was a great day to be Derek Jeter's girlfriend, as actress Minka Kelly -- who has been dating the Yankees captain for over two years -- watched her man make history on July 9. Jeter became the first Yankee to reach 3,000 hits, and Kelly was on ha…

Tags: baby, beggar Neat stuff from the NeatoShop: I Heart Geography Slang Flashcards Rain Parade Umbrella …

The auto industry is actually a terrific proxy for a trend toward short-term, myopically balance-sheet-driven management that has infected American business. In the first half of the 20th century, industrial giants like Ford, General Electric,…

Jessica Vaugn checks in with super sexy Erika Mayshawn

Derek "Tex" Grebner, who describes himself on his YouTube channel as "a pretty unprofessional outdoors show host and an unbiased online gear reviewer," accidentally shot himself in the leg with a Kimber Pro Carry II .45 while drawing his weapon. He'…

They get knocked down, but they get up again with the help of The A.V. Club staff.

The fifth book in George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, A Dance With Dragons, has its long-awaited official release date tomorrow, but since a strictly enforced on sale date for books is something not even the Harry Potter series could…

It’s just over a year until the release date of Christopher Nolan’s third Batman film The Dark Knight Rises on July 20, 2012, and though the Internet has been ablaze with rumors from the set and grainy pictures from afar, there hasn’t been much in t…

We didn’t review these albums, but it’s never too late.

The average weight of a newborn baby is about 7 1/2 pounds, which is why it's shocking -- even in Texas -- that a woman has given birth to a 16-pound baby boy.

The chicest street style from the Fall 2011 Haute Couture shows. See more street style at ELLE.com.

A prominent Long Island Jewish leader was caught with his dreidel out in a string of sordid sex tapes, according to sensational Manhattan court records.

"Horrible Bosses" debuted in second with a solid $28.25 million domestically. The dark comedy's most active page bolstered its like count by 15,502 for a total of 78,792. "Bosses" tallied 18,918 tweets.

Bar Refaeli and her rumored new boyfriend David Fisher leave the Oto Bar together on Sunday (July 10) in Tel Aviv, Israel.

If you believe the adage "once a cheater, always a cheater", you're going to love this site. (You're probably also a little too suspicious for your own good. Just sayin'.) The website Cheaterville.com purports to keep tabs on two-timers by collectin…

Actor/student/author/lots of other slashes James Franco ruffled some feathers when he indifferently muttered his way through a co-hosting gig at this past February’s Academy Awards ceremony. Nearly five months—and what we assume has been roughly 35 …

Kenny Powers, champion athlete and shoe endorser, completes a hostile takeover of K-Swiss and uses it as a platform to totally hump the sports world into submission.

So you're saying that not only did I not win $1000 in gas, but I also have to come up with a new pen name? Thanks for nothing Oklahoma City area 7-Eleven. Thanks for nothing.

Last week, at an electronics store in Strongsville, Ohio, the food chain was shaken up: a man dressed as a banana attacked the store's mascot, a gorilla, and won. Brandon Parham, the store's manager, described it as thus: "The kid was in mid-air, flying. He just looked like a Spartan from that movie '300,' except he was a banana." The attacker remains unidentified, probably because his disguise was so excellent.

On 9 July 2011, South Sudan became the world's 193rd independent nation. After decades of civil war and a six-year peace process initiated by Dr. John Garang, this past Saturday the South Sudanese finally had the chance to celebrate a seemingly never-ending fight. The looks on everyone's faces in these photos are priceless.

Pull on some shades and snap your fingers to this smooth and jazzy version of Nyan Cat, daddy-o.

Anthony Weiner escaped to Miami for a romantic weekend with wife Huma to celebrate their wedding anniversary. Witnesses told us that the couple, who married a year ago on Long Island, looked very much in love as they dined with friends at Miami's ce…

A Michigan woman faces a misdemeanor charge and potential jail time for planting a vegetable garden in her front yard. Julie Bass apparently ran afoul of the city of Oak Park's codes, which decree that "a front yard has to have suitable, live, plant…

Project NimZookeeper isn't the only movie about talking animals opening this weekend. But the other one, Project Nim (Roadside Attractions), a documentary from James Marsh, director of the Academy Award-winning Man on Wire, isn't a heartwarming come…

Maria Shriver is all about out with the old and in with the new -- from her marital status to the house she just bought, Maria's changing everything. As we first reported, Maria has purchased a home in Brentwood, CA near the family home which Arn…

When we reach the age of two, we start to have a few questions about our bodies. At first they're simple. 'Will that toy fit into the wet hole in the middle of my face?' But as we mature, the questions become more complex and too numerous for any re…

Before meeting William and Kate, both 29, inside the bash, Kidman (wearing custom Elie Saab haute couture) told Us she hadn't planned any convo topics. "Oh, I don't know. I'm quite shy!"

Holy word salad, Batman!

Blackspot Tuskfish used evolve! It's super effective!

I'm not sure that I feel Angry Birds truly warrants making complicated cakes and cupcakes, but apparently a lot of other people do. Never have furious avians and neon green pigs looked tastier.

WANT.

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Some previously tacked-on Resident Evil offshoots don’t stand up too well on their own.

In the realm of backstage rock ‘n’ roll debauchery, drug use is typically an accepted part of the norm—unless armed robbery is involved. Micheal Todd of the prog-rock band Coheed And Cambria learned this lesson the hard way on Sunday, when he was ar…

A challenger appears!

Actually all of the age old questions. When Nick hooks up with Brian's girlfriend, the truth (all of it) comes out.

So unfortunate. Hurts my heart.

I'm mostly just impressed that their Mad-Eye actor is dead on.

David and Victoria Beckham have given birth to a baby girl named Harper Seven Beckham. Seven is David's soccer jersey number.

As the season heats up, stay cool on a budget with these laidback, fun looks (16 Photos)

She's not getting mad, she's getting even -- 34 years later!

Heidi Klum and Coco Rocha went for an early morning run through New York City on Saturday. The supermodels jogged in the park together, as part of Klum’s AOL Summer Run. After the workout, Klum took to Twitter to thank her pal:

“Uncle Steven approved these condiments? Oh, no no no no no no… Moses! Fetch mother her decanter of hand-wrung, free range catsup. Spit spot!”

‘She brought in two very senior Sun journalists to go though every line on every page with a fine toothcomb to ensure there were no libels or any hidden mocking messages of the chief executive.

He then was seen by a passerby getting into a cab, which police discovered was headed to the Comcast Center, where Coheed and Cambria were supposed to open for Soundgarden that night. (Soundgarden recently kicked off a reunion tour.)

PALM DESERT, Calif., July 10 (UPI) -- The family of former U.S. first lady Betty Ford said her California memorial service Tuesday would be private, although the public was welcome afterward.

YouTuber ignoramusky's little kitten does not know what to make of these apples, and it's a valid concern. What would you do if you woke up and there were two things sitting on the bed ominously staring at you? You'd freak out, probably. You'd freak…

I still can't believe he's already gone! Total #FAIL. http://hollywoodhiccups.com/2011/07/08/big-brother-13-the-truth-behind-evil-dick-leaving-brother-dead/

source: http://firedoglake.com/2011/07/07/the-breaking-point/

It's pretty easy and obvious to compare Day's performance here to Zach Galafianakis' in "The Hangover" (the first one, not this summer's warmed-over sequel.)   Both are the manic wildcard in ensemble films about mild-mannered suburbanites caught up …

Growing up, I'd often hear my mother mumble, "Your father thinks that laundry magically folds itself and flies into the proper drawers" or "Did you know milk puts itself away?" Mostly, I ignored her (sorry, Mom). But now that my guy is spending more…

Keri Hilson hosted Gallery nightclub inside Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas last night, July 9.Keri is one of our favorite celebs to rock the red carpet because she always looks fabulous and last night was no exception!The sexy R&B d…

Balestrino, Italy, has got to be the most picturesque ghost town I’ve ever seen. Read all about that and 7 other ghost towns in Europe over at Bootsnall:

Bloggers and Twitter users are in uproar over what they claim is the craze’s origins in the slave trade. Celebrities like TV chef Gordon Ramsay and R&B singer Chris Brown have posted planking snaps.

Michael Todd, the bassist for the band Coheed and Cambria, was arrested for armed robbery after he allegedly held up a Walgreens by claiming he had a bomb ... and this all went down right before they played a show! According to police in Attlebor…

Joining a chorus of media personalities in criticizing the Casey Anthony verdict, Bill Maher drew parallels between the jury's not-guilty decision and the Republican voters on Friday night's Real Time with Bill Maher.

The men are faced with a deplorable work situation with no recourse.  Spacey exudes prick, and I'm hoping it’s just because he cut his teeth on this type of role before with Swimming With Sharks, not because he’s actually such a heartless bastard. …

On the heels of attending a black-tie BAFTA party, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take part in arts and crafts with students during their visit to an inner-city school.

If you can't get enough of Gmail's Priority Inbox feature, or if you've got an OCD-like predisposition to managing your inbox, rejoice. Google is adding several additional inboxes to Gmail. Staving off boredom by organizing your e-mail while your gi…

After announcing the birth of his fourth child with Victoria Beckham on Sunday, doting dad David Beckham took to his Facebook account to reveal his new little girl’s name – Harper Seven Beckham!

Hours after Victoria Beckham gave birth to a healthy baby girl in L.A. Sunday morning, David Beckham announced his daughter's name via Facebook.

Cindy and George Anthony -- whose daughter Casey Anthony was just found not guilty of murdering their granddaughter Caylee -- were spotted relaxing poolside at a resort in Florida this morning. According to a witness, the Anthonys stayed by the p…

Hudson showed off her emerging amp bump early on in her pregnancy in a revealing, open-back navy gown.

In an exclusive excerpt from her new memoir, "A Stolen Life," California kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard, 31, talks about her 18-year ordeal in captivity, her rescue and joyous reunion with her family, and the unquenchable spirit that helped her survive…

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WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner is rejecting President Obama's offer to make historic cuts to the federal government and the social safety net, saying in a statement Saturday evening that he can not agree to the tax increases Democrats insi…

Back in his glory days on "Saturday Night Live," Adam Sandler had a propensity to dress up like a woman, most famously in his Gap Girls skit with Chris Farley and David Spade, and again with Farley in the Zagat Guide skit. Years later, he's bringing…

A powerful earthquake struck off Japan's northeastern coast on Sunday. Tsunami advisories were issued following the Japan earthquake, Tokyo Breaking News reported. The alert was later lifted.

Mila Kunis may pair up with Justin Timberlake later this month in "Friends With Benefits," but that isn't stopping one Marine from pursuing the Golden Globe-nominated actress. Sgt. Scott Moore, of the 3rd Battalion 2nd Marines in Musa Qala, Afghanis…

At Wednesday's Twitter Town Hall, President Obama took questions about the economy, education and other issues affecting his presidency. Most of the questions were from private citizens, but Speaker John Boehner weighed in with one question.

Eight years ago, Vinnie and the gang went out to Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Turns out, they may have found way too much of it.

Michele Bachmann talked about the silver lining of slavery, Nancy Grace blew a gasket and a guy sent a bomb to himself. Our Psychometer engineers had their hands full pinpointing the looniest figures in the news this week, but we think they've come …

NBC has ditched a plan to name "To Catch a Predator" reporter Chris Hansen a lead anchor of "Dateline" following allegations he's been having an extramarital tryst with a pretty Florida TV reporter and that he sent her explicit photos.

On a recent photo trip to Alaska’s McNeil River, I spent four days observing and photographing Brown Bears. The bears routine became pretty obvious – they’d fish for a while until their bellies were full, then they’d wander off into the grass for a …

The Royals have landed! Prince William and Kate Middleton touched down at LAX just moments ago, where they were greeted by California Governor Jerry Brown and other state officials.

Don't fear Rupert MurdochBlaming "the press" for the phone-hacking scandal, as Prime Minister David Cameron did Friday in a press conference, and calling for a new regulatory apparatus to govern the press, which he also did, ignores the obvious: It …

Nearly five years after she was allegedly drugged and raped in Iraq by firefighters for Halliburton subsidiary Kellogg Brown & Root, Jamie Leigh Jones has lost her case.

Silica gel packetsIf there's one thing most people know about silica gel, the unseen substance that inhabits those little white packets inserted in new shoe boxes, purses, and Asian snack foods, it's that you're not supposed to eat it. Invariably, t…

Yes, the part that jumps out is the promise to protect "the innocent fruit of conjugal intimacy: the pledge to protect women from pornography. Cue: Panic about what Republicans are signing their names to; cue another round of dumbfounding about why …

The Rangers stadium where Thursday's accident occurred also witnessed a 30-foot fall almost exactly one year ago. But that man, also a firefighter, was lucky to fall onto seats instead of concrete. He survived the fall with a fractured skull and spr…

A broken ankle on her wedding day just won't do. So perhaps stiletto-loving Kim Kardashian would be well advised to ease up on her six-inch heels until the big day.

And more LK Bennett, if you can believe it! As promised, the royal couple donned matching white Stetson cowboy hats to attend a rodeo in Calgary yesterday. The duchess wore an Alice by Alice Temperley blouse with a pair of dark wash bootcut jeans by…

The royal couple’s whirlwind weekend in California continued yesterday as Kate and William hit up a charity polo match (where tickets went for $4,000 and Giada De Laurentiis cooked the lunch.) She wore new fave designer Jenny Packham AGAIN–quite a l…

Casey Anthony exacted some payback against her mother Cindy yesterday ... by refusing to see her in jail ... this after Cindy testified against Casey. Orange County Correction Department spokesman Allen Moore said Cindy tried scheduling a visit f…

Nickelodeon actor Ryan Rottman proved last night ... he's a big enough star to get arrested in Hollywood ... for DUI. Rottman, who starred in "Gigantic" but may be even more famous for dating Victoria Justice, jumped the curb as he was driving in…

On July 8, 1947, Air Force Gen. Roger Ramey held a press event at the 8th Army Air Force headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas, in which he allegedly changed the just-released story of a recovered crashed disk near Roswell, N.M., to that of a retrieved …

To Ohio: "Police say that someone dressed up as a banana and attacked the Wireless Center's mascot, a gorilla, last week. 'I noticed a kid in the bushes. Then he just emerged, dressed up as a banana, and sprinted as fast as he could at our gorilla,'…

Whiskey. Bacon and eggs. All-beef hamburgers. Meat tornadoes. Charles Mulligan’s steakhouse. Turf ‘n’ turf. And absolutely no vegetables, meat substitutes, or poultry (unless it’s coated in bacon). Parks and Recreation‘s resident rugged individualis…

New York Yankee shortstop, Derek Jeter, hit the career milestone 3,000th  hit on Saturday at Yankee Stadium, and while many who have joined the 3K club find that to be memorable enough, Jeter made sure the hit really counted.

With a guest list packed with Hollywood royalty, Prince William and Kate Middleton will draw what any showbiz party planner would call a decent crowd for Saturday night’s black-tie BAFTA event.

"I dyed my hair lighter for summer," E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians star wrote on her official Twitter account recently.

“The times, they are a-changin’,” says Ken Jeong, the unlikely star whose movies Transformers: Dark of the Moon and The Hangover Part II collectively broke the billion-dollar mark this week in global grosses. His new comedy Zookeeper is expected to …

TNT has given the greenlight to Dallas. The cable network, which just renewed Falling Skies for a second season, has ordered 10 episodes which will begin airing in the summer of 2012.

UPDATED: Kevin James’ family pic “Zookeeper” should clear $20 million; “Transformers” sequel set to become top domestic film of the year.

The fire, which CBS Dallas-Fort Worth reports may have been started from pyrotechnics that were a part of the elaborate concert, was eventually put out. Dallas Fire Rescue Captain Johnny Bates told the CBS affilate that a chair caught on fire. "One …

Gwendoline Christie is joining the cast of HBO’s Game of Thrones. The actress, whose credits include the feature The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassas, will play Brienne, Maid of Tarth. Author George R.R.

As rumored, several Internet providers—AT&T, Cablevision, Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Verizon—have agreed to punish people who repeatedly share copyrighted materials. But they'll only do so after four or five warnings, and even then, the harshest…

LOS ANGELES, July 9 (UPI) -- Carnie Wilson, the 1990s singer featured in the hit movie "Bridesmaids," could lose her house to foreclosure, TMZ reports.

Here’s the trailer for Jack and Jill, starring Adam Sandler… PLAYING BOTH SIBLINGS! WHAT GOD DID I PLEASE?!?  Hoo boy, this looks about as good as Katie Holmes’ acting.

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner’s marriage is on the brink after Star ripped the lid off Ben’s shocking hidden gambling life and involvement in an underground poker ring. Friends say Jennifer is reeling from the news that her husband of six years …

Chaos erupted on the Today show this morning when Nadya “Octomom” Suleman and her octuplets made their first live TV debut. Poor Ann Curry had to try and interview Nadya while simultaneously chasing after her children in the studio!

We’re all going to have to live vicariously through Emma Stone. Luckily, the Crazy, Stupid, Love actress is starting to share the juicy details of what it was like working with Ryan Gosling.

Beyonce steams up her latest video, "Best Thing I Never Had," wearing sexy white bridal lingerie while getting ready for her wedding to the man of her dreams. The video is the story of what happens when the high shool sweetheart you're dating dumps…

The internet has been buzzing about "Horrible Bosses" and not because it's a great script and comedy.  The reason? Jennifer Aniston may go topless. In the film Jen plays a raunchy, nympho dentist who sexually harasses her dental hygienist. She also…

Oh, hello there, traveler of the World Wide Web. Were you looking for a video featuring a popular television character participating in a moronic Internet fad? Sorry, this is just actor Nick Offerman talking about woodworking, one of his pastimes wh…

More information on the Jay-Z/Kanye West collaboration Watch The Throne is trickling out after a small, exclusive listening event in New York last night, which was attended by journalists and a few lucky contest winners. The night was hosted by Jay-…

We visit jazz legend John Coltrane's now abandoned home in Philadelphia.

The Seattle Mariners haven't made the MLB playoffs in 10 years, and are hovering around .500 this season, questionably in contention only if the Rangers and Angels decide they don't want to go to the playoffs. So Mariners fans could probably use som…

My middle name has a made-up spelling that includes a y. I've always blamed it on the fact that my mother was 21 when she had me. Those extra 5 years did give her the good sense to keep my first name traditional at least.

Celebu-reality-social-whatever-ite Olivia Palermo has been out and about in Paris for Couture Fashion Week looking as flawless as ever, and as always, has me wanting to copy her hairstyle--and this time her manicure, too....

Happy Friday, lovelies. I recently found this photo site filled with the most remarkable photos I had big tears in my eyes (tears of happiness!)......

When your every style move is watched by the entire world, it's probably not the best idea to travel with transparent luggage, like Kate Middleton did on the North American royal tour, possibly giving the public a sneak peek at what she's wearing to…

What it took to get an 8th grade education in 1895... Remember when grandparents and great-grandparents stated that they only had an 8th grade education? Well, check this out. Could any of us have passed the 8th grade in 1895?  This is the eighth-…

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