For our second round of Lifehacker Awards 2014 nominations, we’re turning to a perennial favourite category: fast food. Which chain had you salivating the most often in 2014? More »
A record number of people and businesses have been nominated in this year’s Chief Minister’s Inclusion Awards, which recognise the contributions made to welcome, encourage and support people with disability in our community. This year...Show More Summary
And here I was, only just saying how good Crusader Kings II - nominally a strategy game - was at depicting inter-personal relationships. Guess I'm not the only one who digs that aspect of the game, because developers Paradox are now going to double down on it, announcing an expansion that's all about role-playing. Read more...
The 2014 American Music Awards are taking place tonight at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. For the second year in a row, Pitbull is hosting the ceremony, while Iggy Azalea leads with six nominations including Artist of the Year and New Artist of the Year. The show will feature more than 15 [...]
Sam Smith is handsome in a suit at the 2014 American Music Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday (November 23) in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old English singer is nominated for two awards, Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist and New Artist of the Year, the latter was won by Meghan Trainor. PHOTOS: Check [...]
If you want to understand what makes Elizabeth Warren so special in American politics, consider her nervy leadership of the campaign to block President Obama's foolish nomination of one Antonio Weiss to be the top Treasury official in...Show More Summary
We’re rapidly approaching the end of 2014 and that means it’s time to start dishing out awards! Today we’re kicking off the Kotaku Awards for 2014 and we’re doing this how we always do it: we’re asking for your nominations! First up is Mobile Game Of The Year. What were your favourite mobile games of 2014? More »
Jhene Aiko looks super chic in her copper dress while walking the red carpet at the 2014 American Music Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday (November 23) in Los Angeles. The 26-year-old singer is a first time nominee at the awards show – she is up for Favorite Female Artist – [...]
2014 is almost over, and that means it’s time for the 2014 Lifehacker Awards! Throughout this week, we’ll be asking readers for nominations from readers across 10 categories to help build our shortlists, with voting kicking off next week. The first category we’re looking at: smartphones. More »
With Ohio Gov. John Kasich making at least some noise as to a possible run for the GOP nomination in 2016 - and his supposed administrative prowess being part of the rationale - a new Department of Homeland Security Inspector General report presents him with a bit of a problem. Show More Summary
In 1997, a musical called Side Show based on the true story of Depression-era vaudeville stars and conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton opened on Broadway. While the show would go on to receive four Tony Award nominations (including an unprecedented shared Leading Actress nomination for co-stars Alice Ripley and Emily Skinner), its lukewarm criticalMORE
A longstanding rift between former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and teachers unions could be a boon to a potential campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.
With the 2014 American Music Awards just a few hours away, take a moment to refresh yourself with who is nominated for what awards tonight! Iggy Azalea is leading the pack with six nominations to her name for the big show this evening, with John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams all rounding out with [...]
Chris Wallace asked Ted Cruz, who is threatening to hold up all Obama nominations, if he’d be willing to hold up confirming Loretta Lynch as attorney general to keep in Eric Holder, who he doesn’t like. Cruz began by decrying Obama’s “wholesale refusal to enforce our immigration laws,” alleging the president had “essentially gotten into [...]
Let's run down the list of "Who’s Hot" and "Who’s Not" from UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs Swanson," which took place last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the FOX Sports 1 event inside the Frank...Show More Summary
The Chinese film “Blind Massage” was the big winner at the 51st Golden Horse Awards on Saturday night, snatching up six trophies among seven nominations, including the top prize of best feature film.
With the midterm elections behind us, it finally makes sense to talk more about the 2016 presidential election. NBC News has a recent report claiming that Hillary Clinton will be announcing her candidacy in January, but Politico reports that she still has a paid speech scheduled for February 24, which may or may not give [...]Show More Summary
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.): I believe President Obama deserves deference in picking his team, and I've generally tried to give him that. But enough is enough. Last Wednesday, President Obama announced his nomination of Antonio Weiss to serve as Under Secretary for Domestic Finance at the Treasury Department. Show More Summary
The Oscars are coming up soon, which means that every drama, historical epic and film that made its audience cry will be considered for nomination, but one genre of filmmaking that will likely get ignored again this year is the comic book film. Show More Summary
If you've watched the nominees for this year's FIFA Puskas Award, you'll know the name Steph Roche only too well. Here's Roche's goal, which was scored for Peamount United and Wexford Youth. Roche now plays in the French league for ASPTT Albi. Show More Summary