BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China lodged a diplomatic protest on Saturday after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, but blamed the self-ruled island Beijing claims as its own for the "petty" move. Show More Summary
Come on, admit it: we've all been curious about the sex lives of the witches and wizards in the wizarding world of Harry Potter. How much magic is involved? How does birth control work? And what would it be like if Hogwarts had a sex...Show More Summary
The former sales manager of a Dallas-area Toyota dealership is facing criminal charges after allegedly sending a nude photo of a female customer he found on a phone to a swingers’ website, according to news reports. And, unsurprisingly, the couple who came into buy a car is also suing both the dealership and Toyota. Read more...
Video games legend Hideo Kojima (you can find out exactly why he’s a legend, here) took the stage at the 2016 Game Awards last night and unveiled a new trailer for his next title, Death Stranding. It follows the bizarre teaser released earlier this year and somehow, despite an additional four minutes of footage, we’re absolutely no wiser […]
Prince Harry had the pleasure of meeting Rihanna in her home country of Barbados. He looked honored, as he should, when the two met at a reception. But the most adorable moment happened when they got tested for HIV together for World AIDS Day. Nothing sexier than knowing your status.
"Good Morning America" host George Stephanopoulos grilled senior Donald Trump aide Kellyanne Conway on Friday about the president-elect spreading fake news through social media. Fake news is a major issue across the media landscape these...Show More Summary
It apparently pays to pal around with Donald Trump — even when you continue to scold him in public. Newt Gingrich is cashing in on his purported ties to the president-elect, upping his public speaking fees by around $15,000 a pop, Politico reported. Show More Summary
A former Army Special Forces officer is accusing retired Marine General James Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to be defense secretary, of "leaving my men to die" after they were hit by friendly fire in Afghanistan in 2001. Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump has selected retired Marine Gen. James Mattis to be secretary of defense, according to sources who spoke to The Washington Post. And while an official announcement is not expected until early next week, one thing is certain: Mattis is eminently quotable. Show More Summary
After a nine-year hiatus, "The Gilmore Girls" are back, but this time they have taken over the internet with Netflix's, "The Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life." While the miniseries premiered on November 25, fans are still abuzz about those four words and whether or not there is more to come from Lorelai and Rory. Show More Summary
Most people haven't even been able to find an NES Classic Edition console yet, but, well, you know us nerds: Always eager to spend our money on the next thing. Nintendo has dropped some pretty heavy clues that the NES Classic Edition...Show More Summary
A Silicon Valley office building that produces all the energy it needs on-site is a leading example of smarter, water-efficient architecture in drought-stricken California. The net-zero energy building, called Hanover Page Mill, wasShow More Summary
By Rakteem Katakey (Bloomberg) — Brent crude is headed for its biggest weekly gain since 2009 after OPEC approved its first supply cut in eight years, with attention now shifting to the deal’s implementation and how producers outside the group will react to any price rally. Show More Summary
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher have welcomed their second child, a boy, sources confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. The name has not been released. Kutcher, 38, and Kunis, 33, married in July 2015 and welcomed their first child, daughter Wyatt, in October 2014. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has called 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue home for the past eight years, and 2016 has been a year full of lasts for him -- his last State of the Union, his last Medals of Freedom, his last turkey pardoning. He spent also a lot of time traveling, becoming the first sitting president to visit both Hiroshima and Cuba (since 1928). Show More Summary
Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder, announced today that Royal Inauguration Ceremony of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex was held at Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia with the attendance of His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on November 29.
For what it's worth, the Obama administration officially supports requiring women to sign up for the draft. Representatives from the White House and the Pentagon both confirmed Thursday that the Selective Service System should register all eligible applicants — men and women — as potential conscripts for a military draft. Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. James Mattis to head the Department of Defense, a move that could signal the incoming administration's tougher positioning with nations such as Iran. Trump made a surprise announcement of the expected appointment during a rally in Cincinnati on Thursday night, as the crowd cheered wildly. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, an early supporter of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, is considering a run to lead the Republican National Committee, Politico reported on Thursday. Reuters could not immediately confirm the report, and representatives for Christie did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump and VP-elect Mike Pence are set to appear in Indianapolis on Thursday to celebrate United Technologies Corp's retaining more than 1,000 jobs at a U.S. Carrier plant. The air conditioning company said on Wednesday it will retain more than 1,000 jobs at a U.S. Show More Summary