Reports of an active shooter at the Washington Navy Yard early this morning turned out to be a false alarm. But that didn’t stop Glenn Beck from saying the non-existent shooter was a Muslim during his radio show, Right Wing Watch reports. Authorities responded after an employee at the yard...
Stocks finished the short week slightly lower after we got a jobs report that missed expectations and yet showed a labor market that's still strong. After opening in the green, stocks slipped into early afternoon trading and barely turned...Show More Summary
WFXT is adding a weekend morning newscast. According to New England One, the Cox-owned Boston Fox affiliate will debut the shows in late summer or early fall. There’s no word on who will anchor the shows which will air from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
A killing machine for Barcelona, Lionel Messi doesn’t always show the same ruthlessness when he’s on international duty. In his early career this led to critics accusing him of feeling lukewarm about La Albiceleste with suggestions being...Show More Summary
Android ROM developer CyanogenMod is working on Gello, an open-source browser based on Google’s Chromium project that includes loads of customization options. Early demo videos show features from the current build that may or may not...Show More Summary
The nearly 3,000 pages of emails released from Hillary Rodham Clinton’s first year as secretary of state reveal the early awkwardness of working for the man who had beaten her for the presidency.
Former CBS’ The Early Show and ABC’s Good Morning America Weekend personality Marysol Castro has joined ESPN to host Premier Boxing Champions. Castro will also be a reporter on ESPN’s Little League World Series telecasts and begins work on July 11 at 9 p.m. Show More Summary
Do companies always seem to discontinue new products you like? Do networks cancel your favorite new TV shows? Were you an early adopter of the Zune when everybody else bought an iPod?
This kind of hurts to watch. Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh appeared on Colin Cowherd's ESPN Radio show Wednesday, frustrating the host to the point of ending the interview early after just a few minutes of questions. Cowherd tried to ask Harbaugh normal human questions. Show More Summary
Jon Stewart reportedly wants Bill O’Reilly to tell him to “fck off” on one of his final episodes of “The Daily Show,” but the Fox News host has already taken some early shots at him. O’Reilly joked Monday night that Stewart, who is stepping down in August after 16 years as host of the Comedy...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday night [...]Show More Summary
Early this morning, Sprint announced a new ‘All-In’ wireless plan with unlimited data, throttled to 600kbps for anyone trying to stream videos. The internet’s resounding ‘hell no’ showed Sprint the error of its ways, and it has now changed that explicit throttling policy to a more vaguely-worded (but no less shady) one. Read more...
By editing a single gene, researchers from South Korea and China have engineered pigs that produce about twice the amount of muscle as normal pigs. The goal is to produce leaner meat and at higher yields, but early results show it could be a long time before this jacked-up pork appears on your dinner plate. Read more...
Given that your wife is seven years younger than you, you must carefully consider the widow's benefit she will lose if you take your retirement benefit before age 70. Again, the right calculator can show you what she will get based on different dates of your death.
Bavarian State Opera has cancelled the July 4 live streaming of Claude Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande ‘for technical reasons’. Instead it will show Arabella with Anja Harteros in the title role on July 11. Early Pelleas reviews have been mostly hostile. One critic called Christiane Pohle’s production ‘the flop of the season’. Other’s found it static and depressing. Those […]
Early evening sky on Tuesday June 30 looking north-west as seen from Adelaide at 18:30 ACST showing Venus and Jupiter close together. The inset shows a binocular view of the pair.Similar views will be seen elsewhere in Australia and most of the Southern Hemisphere at the equivalent local time. Show More Summary
Nene Leakes of the Real Housewives of Atlanta was the last ‘original’ housewife standing but it seems she’s decided to walk away from the popular reality show. While early reports were that Nene was the first to gather a contract for...Show More Summary
As producers ramp up efforts to grow the international audience (the latest effort is aimed at Brazilians who prefer Bergdorf’s, Bendel’s and Bloomingdale’s to Broadway), shows aimed at families are showing growth at the early summer box office. Show More Summary
As the South Korean MERS outbreak continues, researchers have discovered and validated two therapeutics that show early promise in preventing and treating the disease, which can cause severe respiratory symptoms, and has a death rate of 40 percent.
A new technique for discovering potentially dangerous drug interactions--before they show up in medical databases like PubMed-- has been developed by researchers. It includes the searching millions of tweets on Twitter.