NASDAQ reporting for the Dow Jones Business News says that the fellow who shot the people at the community college in Oregon last week had been discharged from the Army because he was suicidal. The details of the suicide attempt haven’t been made public. But it is the latest indication that […]—described by former friends […]
This week has been tough for Keira Knightley but nothing and no one is stopping Keira Knightley from doing that Broadway show. Today, New York Daily News reports that Keira Knightley’s Broadway show Therese Raquin just got cancelled because Keira has met an unexpected injury. Show More Summary
What happened this week? Here's our quiz for October 9, 2015. Did you follow the news this week? Research says that one of the best ways to solidify new information is to be tested on it. Here's a chance to bolster your knowledge of current events—and earn a special emoji badge. Read Full Story
There has been another deadly school shooting, just one week after a gunman entered Oregon Community College and claimed the lives of nine people. One person was killed and three wounded early this morning at Northern Arizona University’s Flagstaff campus, ABC News reports. Show More Summary
This week, the New York Daily News published photographs of Justin Bieber frolicking nude in Bora Bora and now he’s ready to take legal action. According to several sources, the “One Less Lonely Girl” singer is furious that picturesShow More Summary
The Brag Basket is open! This one is for October 9-11, 2015. Bring your sweet good news, big or small, to share with everyone. What can you do in the Brag Basket? introduce yourself share some great news from this week congratulate a friend applaud for each other confess your undying love for rural […]
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It's a rare week when there are two positive economic data points coming out of France. This week was like Christmas — there were three positive bits of news from the eurozone's second-biggest economy: With a rise of 3.7% year-on-year,...Show More Summary
Certain parts of Qinghai Lake have been turned into a rubbish dump by Chinese tourists after the Golden Week rush. According to Sina News, there were 5,343 tourists on the first day of the national holiday alone, which represents an increase of 20% to the year before. [ more › ]
Just as some stores are already starting to break out the Christmas displays weeks before Halloween, Fox News is also getting into its own version of the holiday spirit by firing off an early salvo in the supposed "War on Christmas." "Well,...Show More Summary
So there's good news and there's bad news. Which do you want first? Fine. I'll pick. (More on that theme later). The bad news is that there was no Owen Hunt on this week's Grey's Anatomy. Zilch. Zero. And that makes me very, very sad - not to mention irked. Show More Summary
Several more French literary prizes have cut back their longlists in their second rounds this week: the prix Renaudot (see here) and the prix Médicis (see here). The big news here is that Boualem Sansal's 2084 didn't survive to this stage in either one's French-novel category.
After more casting news was released earlier this week, The Hollywood Reporter exclusively released that well-known screen and stage actor, Ron Perlman, was also added to the Fantastic Beasts casting list. Apparently Perlman is to play a Goblin. We are familiar with Goblins in the Harry Potter series. Perlman is not quite Goblin size. This...read more!
News about Taylor Swift’s GQ sexy cover has been circulating since Wednesday night. It looks like it leaked a week early since fans somehow got a hold of the super hot cover. Some of them didn’t believe that the “Wildest Dreams” singer would grace the cover of the sexy men’s magazine but the rumors are... Show More Summary
Remember some weeks ago the tech world went crazy about the news that it’ll release a ‘Dislike’ button. But the news spreading the tech websites didn’t actually understand the real picture. Facebook was not planning to release a ‘Dislike’...Show More Summary
Shovel Knight is coming to a store near you – but not on Xbox One, not when you expected, and not at its originally announced price. Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club Games has made a flurry of announcements just weeks ahead of the expected physical release. First of all, the release date has been pushed […]
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The Hillsborough Community College (Florida) Advisory Council did something sensible this week: The dropped the Pledge of Allegiance from their meetings.At first, they did it to save time, but news reports say there was also a heated...Show More Summary
Nicole Kidman is all smiles while leaving the Noel Coward Theatre following a performance in the play Photograph 51 on Wednesday (October 7) in London, England. Earlier in the week, news spread that the 48-year-old actress’ daughter Isabella Cruise got married back in September. “She is very happy for Bella,” a source told People. “She, [...]