Not having recorded the death of a single person since its operation launched greater than 50 years ago, the record of no fatalities senselessly came to an end for the bullet train in Japan earlier this week when a man — who was 71 years...Show More Summary
North Carolina's 2nd post-colonial Governor spent most of his adult life representing his constituents, and his last breath was taken on the floor of the Continental Congress in 1786, at the ripe old age of 46. Not an outspoken man,Show More Summary
Gay man: You know how when the cops come to arrest some guy in the middle of the night, there's always some screaming woman in bed with him?Girl: Yeah?Gay man: I was that woman!–Butler Library, Columbia University
Over in Europe, Google has agreed that users had the right to be forgotten, meaning that users could submit requests to Google to have any information on them that comes up in search results erased. Of course it should be pointed out that this only applies to Google’s search results, and that other search engines could potentially list those details. Show More Summary
Police officials said on Friday that they had arrested Kelvin Dennison, a 23-year-old panhandler, in connection with a robbery on Monday in Long Island City.
Police arrested a soldier carrying an AR-15 rifle and ammunition at a Fayetteville, North Carolina, mall after officers received multiple reports of an armed man walking through a Macy's department store. Bryan Wolfinger was tracked down within minutes at Cross Creek Mall on Thursday evening, police said. Show More Summary
A body found in an upstate sewer system has been identified as that of a man who disappeared after falling into an open manhole.
His dad survived the German occupation, war, and a host of other struggles. He taught him these invaluable lessons. — Who is it who inspires you the most? A Rock Star? An Olympian? A Philosopher? Who’s your hero? I don’t recall my Dad talking about his goals. Show More Summary
Donald Gould became a viral celebrity after this video of him performing a classic rock anthem exploded on Facebook. He is homeless. Read the rest
Some of the most difficult struggles of a girl easily solved by man logic.
Photo: Jeanne Mclauchlan He's not the ferryman Charon and that isn't the River Styx, but you get the picture. Paddlers on Lake Burley in Canberra, Australia, spotted a man dressed as an undertaker in a stand-up paddle board that looks like a coffin decorated with bright plastic flowers. Show More Summary
Hannibal Buress, Bridget Everett and... 1:34 "Magic Mike XXL" struts into theaters this weekend, so Hannibal Buress, Bridget Everett and Pete Holmes come up with male stripper names. Watch full episodes of @midnight now: http://on.cc.com/17MOT5T Submitted...Show More Summary
Dallas would have resorted to tanking for a top pick if it was unable to sign the coveted big man. The Dallas Mavericks lured DeAndre Jordan away from the Los Angeles Clippers, and it saved the immediate future of the franchise. Team owner Mark Cuban admitted that it was Jordan or bust for the Mavericks, according to ESPN's Tim McMahon. Show More Summary
The individual suspected in the apparent random shooting of a woman at the San Francisco Embarcadero waterfront should have been previously turned over to federal immigration officials for deportation. The suspect had already been deported to Mexico five times and had multiple felonies on his rap sheet in the U.S, NBC News Bay Area reported. Show More Summary
A Wisconsin man is in federal custody after making a very clear threat against President Obama's life on Facebook this week.
Open the door of a seemingly normal New York apartment and the unwary visitor is transported to another world. Tribal drums jostle for space with forbidding statues and flamboyant masks. Eric Edwards, a retired phone company executive born and bred in Brooklyn, has spent 44 years amassing an astonishing African art collection. Show More Summary
God squad guy: Jesus is the way, Jesus is the way, take a prayer book because Jesus is the way! Man: Look, buddy, it’s New York. We’re all Jewish in one way or another. Try Jersey. –Union Square West Overheard by: CW
The Nobel Prize medal awarded to George Minot in 1934 for his pioneering work on the treatment of pernicious anaemia is to be sold at Bonhams History of Science and Technology Sale in New York on September 21. It is estimated at $200,000-300,000. Show More Summary
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There have been a lot of different takes on Superman over the years, but this might be the most ridiculous one yet. In the late '90s, Tim Burton was working on a Superman movie that was going to star Nicolas Cage, aka the man who named his son Kal-El. Sadly, Superman Lives never came to fruition, but... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Nicolas Cage Tim Burton