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When exactly is the first day of summer?

Around the world people are celebrating the summer and winter solstices which mark the longest and shortest days of the year. Next year, the solstice will...


Newtown parent won't view NBC interview of Alex Jones

Jones , for his part, live streamed a response to the interview - watched at its peak by almost 20,000 people on YouTube - slamming the episode as "fake news". ...


Megyn Kelly says important to 'shine a light' on Alex Jones

The "deep state" (which Corsi mentions around the 12-minute mark in the video above) refers to one of Jones' favorite conspiracy theories, that a body of people...


Adam West, of TV Batman fame, dies at 88

I don't think there'll be one to compare with him. He often was hired to play a comically fictionalised version of himself in live-action and animated roles and...


George Clooney's dad shares details about his twin grandchildren

George Clooney and Amal, who got hitched in a fairy-tale wedding in Venice, Italy, in 2014, are blessed with twins , a boy and a girl. "I'm constantly amazed ...


Netflix's CEO wants more of its original series to fail

We should have a higher cancel rate overall. And of course that's just the thing: net neutrality may not matter to Netflix now that it's big enough to go ...


Gregg Allman's funeral planned in Macon, where band won fame

Gregory LeNoir Allman , one of two brothers who founded their namesake group, The Allman Brothers Band , died Saturday at age 69. According to Macon's Te...


Trump's personal attorney now included in congressional Russian Federation probes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in early March recused himself from the Justice Department's Trump-Russia probe following The Washington Post reporting that he...


'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

It also signals a case of franchise fatigue: The 2006 sequel Dead Man's Chest debuted with $135.6 million, 2007's At World's End premiered with $114.7 milli...


'Bachelorette' premiere: Rachel Lindsay is swept off her feet [literally]

On the season premiere of The Bachelorette,Rachel Lindsay reminded viewers why she was the chosen one, met a slew of handsome men, got a surprise kiss, and se...


Rashad Jennings has big plans for his 'Dancing with the Stars' trophy

During her ten weeks on the show, the 20-year-old Normani consistently turned in strong performances with her partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy . "It was quite a...


Simple Ways to Improve your Relationship with Your Mom This Mother's Day

Why the GWB Patio? Checks bounced but we bounced back. We enjoy sitting out on our patio on sunny summer days. But I want you to reflect for a minute. So we...


Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales sails into theaters

But never count out those no-good pirates . However, the highly anticipated film is getting largely negative reviews. So we brought him back in all his glory. ...


Miley Cyrus gives emotional performance of 'Malibu' at Billboard Music Awards

Cyrus has been clean of Marijuana and Alcohol for several weeks, and has also reunited with fiancée Liam Hemsworth, in which the two are now living in Malibu ...


Canadian connection: Drake meets Celine Dion at Billboards

The pair of rappers kicked off a beef back in 2011 when Drake alluded to his belief that Ludacris was copying a flow that he and others favored. He also comm...


Texas man sues woman for texting during 'date from hell'

He is seeking US$17.31, the price of the ticket to the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 movie, he told the American-Statesman newspaper. Vezmar said he asked h...


Tim Allen 'stunned' and fans outraged by ABC axing his show

Allen is known for having more conservative political views than some of his Hollywood counterparts, and he also attended Donald Trump's inauguration. Ken , Th...


Harry Styles to join James Corden for Carpool Karaoke

James confirmed: "I've arranged for Mr. Harry Styles , he's going to help me get to work on Thursday in a brand new "Carpool Karaoke", you don't want to miss i...


Manhattan synagogue fire was likely arson: cops

Anti-Semitic attacks appear to still be on the rise throughout the United States as a historic synagogue in New York City was mysteriously engulfed in flames ov...


Will Katrina Kaif team up with Prabhas for 'Sahoo'?

Katrina is shooting for the sequel of Ek Tha Tiger titled Tiger Zinda Hai . In fact, a lot of his friends recommend actresses to him, and he takes cognisance...


Jonathan Levine's Movie "Snatched" Didn't Appeal Much

Snatched does much worse by having Emily let it all hang out without a hint of the savage self-awareness or sly feminism with which Schumer, not always perfectl...


BT to restructure Global Services after 'challenging year'

BT chief executive and former finance chief Gavin Patterson and Tony Chanmugam have agreed to forefit their bonuses over the scandal however both men would not ...


Maisie Williams & Anya Taylor-Joy To Star In X-Men

She's an ideal age ( the New Mutants crew is basically a young adult version of the X-Men), and has already demonstrated that she can pull off Wolfsbane's fier...


Prince Philip retires from royal duties, says "I can't stand up much'"

However, it has now been confirmed that Prince Philip will retire from public royal duties this autumn, a decision "fully supported" by the Queen . The weigh...


Time for Mehbooba to hand over Kashmir to President: Defence expert

The civil secretariat functions here for six months of summer and in Jammu for six months in winter as part of a more than century-old practice called Darbar ...


Reno teen's plea for free Wendy's nuggets sets retweet record

Carter was invited to appear on The Ellen Show on April 18, where Ellen proposed that if he makes it to 18 million retweets, she would give him a spec...


Oreo debuts new flavor, offers $500K for next cookie

The company is planning to have a "playful conversation with our fans " with their contest creations, Madeline Vincent, brand manager of Oreo North America...


Ferguson protester photographed with tear gas canister, bag of chips found dead

Louis Police Department but did not receive a response. He said investigators weren't saying much to him yet. Crawford was in the backseat of a vehicle trav...


School bus crash critically injures kid in vehicle

Superintendent Dr. Jim Hess says many students suffered bumps and bruises as the bus tipped on its side. The wreck killed the driver of the passenger auto and...


Hacker threatens to release stolen copies of Netflix series

The Associated Press released the bombshell news on April. 28 and reports that the hacker has even claimed to have uploaded the first episode to an illegal ...


Family ties test the unconventional 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

One of these was Nebula, Gamora's jealous, adopted sister. Later she talked about eventually retiring into the "Captain's pension plan" on the convention circui...


Wegmans recalls hash browns that may contain golf ball materials

The company is recalling 2-pound bags of Harris Teeter Brand Frozen Southern Style Hash Browns in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, District of Columb...


Cute! Kim and Kanye's family Easter party was genuinely couple goals

Kardashian's sister Kourtney Kardashian and her three children also attended the fete. She will need to skip the Angel Ball to take care of Kanye . 'Even aft...


US test launches unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile

It's expected to be cloudy during the overnight hours, but some Northern Californians may see test launch. However, a spokeswoman for the Air Force Global Str...


Kate Middleton and Princes Cheered So Hard at the London Marathon

Kate had droplets of water on her fleece and later Harry could be seen jokingly shying away from a sweaty runner who wanted to hug him for a selfie. Both were s...