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Actress' $150K Oscar Dress Is Stolen

The $150,000 pearl-adorned dress Lupita Nyong'o wore to this year's Academy Awards has been stolen. Deputies responded to a West Hollywood hotel late yesterday after the custom Calvin Klein Collection by Francisco Costa dress was reported missing from the actress's hotel room, said sheriff's Sgt. Richard Bowman. Representatives for...

Who has been recruited to ISIS from the West…names and numbers

More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria. They hail from 90 countries, and an estimated 3,400 fighters come from Western states,according to Nicholas Rasmussen, the director of the National Counterterrorism Center. Those are the numbers — estimates, of course. But who […]

Atty: Mom would never force feed salt to 5-year-old

1 hour agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Lawyer for suburban NYC mother Lacey Spears blames faulty medical care, not woman, for boy's death from high sodium level

"Black Madam": I'm haunted since butt-injection death

1 hour agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Self-styled "Michelangelo of buttocks injections" testifies at murder trial for death of dancer

Sen. Inhofe Threw a Snowball on the Senate Floor Today Because Climate Change

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

Senator James Inhofe has famously rejected the idea of manmade climate change, and in remarks on the Senate floor today to that effect, he took out a snowball and threw it in the Senate chamber.

Even NORAD Has Llama Jokes, Too

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

Arizona police spent at least half an hour chasing down two llamas and it is, frankly, the biggest thing on the net right now.

Ahead Of Netanyahu's Speech To Congress, Hints Of A Thaw

1 hour agoNews : The Two-Way

The Israeli leader will meet with Sens. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Harry Reid, D-Nev., after his March 3 speech. Also, two senior Obama administration officials will address the AIPAC conference.

In Video: The Great Llama Drama Of 2015

1 hour agoNews : The Two-Way

The nation was riveted by a pair of llamas that broke free in Sun City, Ariz. The llamas ran through parking lots and boulevards, until the men with lassos were called.

Ted Cruz and Sean Hannity talk pot on the ‘Magical Mystery Hannity Hour’ at CPAC

2 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Probable presidential candidate Texas Senator Ted Cruz did his best to claim the mantle of Ronald Reagan at CPAC on Thursday with a fiery speech about how he was not all talk, but all action. But things got really interesting at the end of his talk and then the q&a session afterwards. In the...

Missouri GOP gubernatorial candidate Tom Schewich dies after shooting himself: report

2 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Missouri’s state auditor, Tom Schweich, a Republican candidate for governor, died on Thursday, Governor Jay Nixon said in a statement. Schweich, 54, had been reelected in November. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported, citing an unnamed police source, that Schweich had sustained a...

Al Shabaab Calls For Westgate-Style Attacks On Western Shopping Malls In New Video

2 hours agoNews : Vice News

A day after al Shabaab killed dozens in an attack on a hotel in Mogadishu, the Somali militant group called for assaults on shopping centers in the US, UK, and Canada.

Now on eBay: Rob Ford's Crack Tie

You can buy many things on the Internet, and one of them is now the garish tie Rob Ford wore to the press conference in which he confessed he might be more than abstractly familiar with a substance we like to call crack cocaine, albeit only in a "drunken stupor...

Austria Responds to Radical Islam with Law Limiting Foreign Influence

2 hours agoNews : Vice News

In an attempt to foster an "Islam of European character," a century-old Islam law was updated to ban the foreign funding of mosques and require imams to speak German.

Video Shows Islamic State Smashing Ancient Artifacts in Mosul

2 hours agoNews : Vice News

The group has been raiding museums and libraries, destroying historical masterpieces — despite early warnings that the region’s cultural heritage was under threat after the militants proclaimed a “caliphate” there last June.

Obamacare Opponents Should Pick One Weird Conspiracy Theory And Stick To It

2 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

As you may have heard, congressional Republicans have embarked once again on their six-year mission to eventually one day get around to coming up with their own plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. At the same time, they're also keeping a hopeful eye on the Supreme Court, where a looming court case, King v. Show More Summary

Warren Moon: NFL Is ‘Finally' Doing The Right Things With Concussion Policy

2 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

Though the words "concussion" and "NFL" rarely go together in a positive headline, Hall of Famer Warren Moon offered some words of encouragement for America's most popular sports league. "I think they finally are [making the game safer]. Show More Summary

Unexploded World War II Bomb Found Near Borussia Dortmund Soccer Stadium In Germany

2 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Authorities have defused an unexploded World War II bomb close to Borussia Dortmund's stadium after evacuating the area. Dortmund's city government said the 250-kilogram (550-pound) British bomb was defused Thursday afternoon. Show More Summary

Obama Foundation Hints At Library's Likely Site

2 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The foundation developing Barack Obama's future presidential library has commissioned polling in Chicago to determine whether residents support building it on the South Side, people close to the foundation said, in...Show More Summary

Astronaut Terry Virts Safe After Water Leaks Into Helmet During Spacewalk - Weather.com

2 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

After a 6½-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Wednesday, one of the astronauts discovered water had leaked into his helmet, NASA said.

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