Thursday, President Obama made a statement and took questions at the White House press briefing. He, like other presidents before him, wore a tan suit. You probably know this already. How could you not? It's been everywhere -- on blogs, social media, and even television. Show More Summary
Donatella Versace has done the Ice Bucket Challenge and it is glorious.
President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and their two daughters on Saturday attended the wedding of their long-time friend and food guru Sam Kass to media personality Alex Wagner at a farm outside New York City, the White House said. Show More Summary
Amid severe international criticism for Russia's incursion into Ukraine and ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Wales for a NATO summit and to Estonia next week, President Vladimir Putin warned "it is better not to come against Russia" as it is "one of the most powerful nuclear nations."
The Bon Jovi Group may still be the group that buys the Buffalo Bills, but it won't include Bon Jovi. It probably shouldn't be called the Bon Jovi Group anymore, because Bon Jovi probably doesn't even like those guys now. Read more....
Americans' consumer spending continues to head higher, but a recent Gallup poll reveals some troubling finds that bring into question the sustainability of this growth.
Ahead of IFA next week in Berlin, Samsung is announcing a smartwatch of the sort we were all expecting and hoping for from the start. The Samsung Gear S is the latest in a growing stream of smartwatches that can function independently of smartphones. Show More Summary
There’s been a whole lot of rumours swirling over the smartwatch Apple will presumably announce during the iPhone event on 9 September. Now, Re/Code says that Apple execs have hinted there will be multiple models of the device, the priciest of which could hit $US400. More »
BEIRUT — Clashes erupted between al-Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels and United Nations peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization risked being sucked further into the conflict. Other U.N. Show More Summary
Kathy Griffin rocks her birthday suit while taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which she shared during her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Friday (August 29) in Los Angeles. The 53-year-old comedian got a little help from Parks and Rec star Aubrey Plaza and Backstreet Boys member A.J. McLean, both of whom nominated [...]
The unofficial final weekend of summer is upon us, and many will celebrate by getting out of town. So where are your friends heading off to for this long, Labor Day weekend? Priceline.com shared its annual Labor Day weekend travel statistics, and unsurprisingly, Las Vegas tops the list. Show More Summary
Recently, social media has been abuzz with things like the Ice Bucket Challenge and the controversy surrounding Facebook Messenger. While these things don’t specifically have to do with small businesses, there are lessons businesses can take from them. Show More Summary
People helping people Homeless Litte League Champion Gets 1 Year Free Rent From Chicago Business Owner Via ABC7Chicago One of the Jackie Robinson West Little League champions was scoring runs for the team without a place to live. Jaheim Benton’s
The former U.S. Army psychiatrist sentenced to die for the 2009 Ft. Hood shooting that killed 13 and wounded dozens more has released a letter saying he wants to become a citizen of the militant group Islamic State, according to a letter.
Keegan Bradley makes a strong opening statement at the Deutsche Bank Championship that he belongs on Tom Watson’s 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup squad. Should he make the squad, will Capt. Tom ask him to tell trash-talking Michael Jordan to stay home? Keegan Bradley makes no secret of his all-consuming desire to make Tom Watson’s U.S. Show More Summary
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford limped off the field with a left knee injury and was ruled out of Saturday night's game against the Cleveland Browns. That left knee is the same knee that Bradford tore the ACL in last October....Show More Summary
This is just so scary! After being rushed to the hospital on Thursday, Joan Rivers was put into a medically induced coma, but as of Friday it seemed like she was going to be okay. People gave an outpouring of support, which didn’t go unnoticed by Joan’s daughter Melissa Rivers. The 46-year-old gave a statement on Friday [...]
With Joan Rivers remaining in serious condition in the hospital, celebrities are sending in their prayers and support for the legendary comedian. The 81-year-old television personality remains on life support at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City after she stopped breathing during a routine throat surgery earlier this week. Her family is standing vigil [...]
By Raheem Salman BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi army and Kurdish forces closed in on Islamic State fighters on Saturday in a push to break the Sunni militants' siege of the Shi'ite town of Amerli, army sources said. Two officers said Iraqi...Show More Summary
The Islamic State has "distributed" about 300 Yazidi women to its jihadist fighters as spoils of war, CNN reports. The Islamic State, or ISIS, kidnapped the women when it seized Yazidi villages and forced tens of thousands to flee earlier this month, according to a British group monitoring the crisis....