Five years ago, the Internet blew up because of a trailer for a video game about zombies. That game was Dead Island, and though the game or its mixed bag of pseudo-sequels and spin-offs has never been able to match that emotionally devastating reveal trailer, it’s still absolutely worth celebrating with an orchestral tribute like […]
At a rally in Fresno, California today, newfound irrigation expert Donald Trump finally revealed the solution to the drought that’s been crippling California for the past five years: Turn the water back on, idiots. Read more...
The once-promising right-hander must now work his way back from his second procedure in five years.
2ND UPDATE, 1:47 PM: Glee actor Mark Salling faces five years in prison after he was charged today in a federal indictment for receiving and possessing child pornography on his laptop computer and a flash memory drive. Salling, bestShow More Summary
Mark Salling has been indicted for the possession of child pornography by a federal grand jury. The 33-year-old former Glee actor is facing two counts of child porn and he faces a minimum five year sentence if convicted of receiving child porn, according to TMZ. If he is convicted of possessing child pron, Mark could [...]
Tomorrow, Nathan's Famous celebrates 100 years of hot dogs at their flagship Coney Island stand. In celebration, they're seriously rolling back the prices, selling their signature hot dogs for just five cents. [ more › ]
Why sit through the credits? Because there may be a little reward at the end. In recent years, post-credits “stingers” have become synonymous with Marvel’s films, often used as a way to tease future installments in the company’s cinematic universe. But extra scenes at the very end of movies are not exclusive to superhero films, […]
College basketball players this year had an extra five weeks to decide to declare for the N.B.A. draft, but consulting an agent remained a no-no.
Haven Marine Services informs it has signed a five year contract with Svitzer which will see the yard service the requirements of Svitzer’s vessels within the Bristol Channel and Irish Sea areas.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Mayo Clinic $142 million over five years as part of President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative to create the world’s largest biobank for the PMI Cohort Program. Mayo Clinic will...Show More Summary
Daniel R. DePetris Security, Iraq Five points to keep in mind as ISIS's grip weakens in Iraq. For more than two years, the residents of Fallujah have been lorded over by the Islamic State, which took control of the city in January 2014...Show More Summary
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — A former southwest Louisiana police officer convicted of shooting and killing a dog has been sentenced to one-year supervised probation, five days of community service and a fine of $250 plus court costs. The American Press (http://bit.ly/1eOXZNb ) reports Brian Thierbach, who pleaded no contest in April to a misdemeanor […]
Case Study architect Edward Killingsworth has long been admired in Long Beach, where he designed City Hall, the main library, the Long Beach Convention Center and the Performing Arts Center and Cal State Long Beach's Student Union. On Sunday, June 5, the nonprofit preservation group Long Beach...
In Under The Influence, The A.V. Club asks a musician to pair three of their songs with a non-musical influence. Since its inception five years ago, Ann Arbor, Michigan’s Pity Sex has been lumped in with two distinctly different revivals. Show More Summary
Five years after the Fukushima tragedy, TEPCO's chief of decommissioning Naohiro Masuda admits that the company still has no idea exactly where 600 tons of melted radioactive fuel from three nuclear reactors is located. As we discussed...Show More Summary
Nearly five years have passed since Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber last competed against each other. Despite all that time, the hate between the UFC bantamweights is still very real ahead of their UFC 199 trilogy bout.Filed under: News, UFC
Five years ago when I wrote about the supposed embiggening powers of sannakji (aka "Korean Viagra," aka recently dispatched and dismembered octopus still wriggling and suckering with residual nerve activity), I was mildly disappointed that the pair I purchased at HMart didn't have the same vitality as the ones I'd been served in South Korea. Show More Summary
It’s official now: Cristiano Ronaldo’s son already has the natural impulses of a seasoned troll, at only five years old. We knew about his huge fandom of Ronaldo’s biggest rival, Lionel Messi, we’ve seen him tweak his grandma along those...Show More Summary
More than five years after taking the majority, House Republicans believe they've almost completed a policy agenda.
Hebron (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – For the first time in 30 years, Shebab Hebron football club has won the occupied West Bank’s championship, thanks in large part to five new players — all Israeli Arabs. Holding Israeli citizenship,...Show More Summary