In the end, it was a non-event.
Which to some people made it a really big event.
Bill Maher's decision to host controversial blogger Milo Yiannopoulos on "Real Time with Bill Maher" on HBO Friday led to very few on-air ...Read more
Of all the Academy Awards contenders this season, the surest sure thing heading into pre-Oscars week is Justin Hurwitz, the 31-year-old composer of "La La Land."
He and lyricists Benj Pasek and Justin Paul have been ...Read more
CHICAGO -- When I sat down with Cesar Millan recently, he had just finished a speaking event in town. I asked how it went. "In other places, you get the feeling you don't belong," he said, "so it can be challenging to ...Read more
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (UPI) -- A Pennsylvania library said it waived a $554 late fee for a book that was returned by a man whose father checked it out more than 75 years ago.
The Osterhout Free Library in Wilkes-Barre said in...Read more
TIANJIN, China (UPI) -- A fountain in China is drawing attention for its unique use of projected light to make it appear as though an animated dragon is bursting from the water.
A video of the fountain in Tianjin shows ...Read more
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KINGSTON-UPON-HULL, England (UPI) -- A British man shared video showing how his lazy dog gets around -- by taking a "piggy back ride" while he rides his bicycle.
The video, filmed Saturday in Kingston upon Hull, England, ...Read more
KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa (UPI) -- A Jeep driving through a South African national park was chased for more than 1-1/2 miles by a rampaging bull elephant.
A video filmed last month by a passenger in the Jeep ...Read more
BLACKSMITHS, Australia (UPI) -- A visitor to an Australian channel captured video of two cannibalistic bull sharks coming right up to shore to feast on the carcass of a third shark.
Daniel Poka posted a video to Facebook ...Read more
ZHEJIANG, China (UPI) -- China's 93-year-old "Kung Fu Grandma" has been practicing martial arts for 89 years and says she has no plans to stop anytime soon.
Zhejiang province resident Zhang Hexian, 93, dubbed the "Kung Fu...Read more
RICHMOND, Va. (UPI) -- Virginia police are warning of a fake blackmail scheme after a man received a letter from someone claiming to have evidence he cheated on a nonexistent wife.
Henrico County Police said in a Facebook...Read more
HOUSTON (UPI) -- A Texas skydiving instructor is being applauded after a security camera recorded him saving a falling toddler with a one-handed catch.
Security cameras at iFLY in Houston shows Jesse Leos helping some ...Read more
EDINBURG, Texas (UPI) -- A Texas man's tongue-in-cheek plan to sue Walmart is going viral thanks to a photo of him waiting for the "P" in Pharmacy to fall on his head.
Manuel Garcia of Weslaco posted a photo of ...Read more
PARACHUTE, Colo. (UPI) -- A small town in western Colorado has given the go-ahead to a local business to open the state's first drive-through marijuana dispensary.
The Tumbleweed Dispensary in Parachute said the ...Read more
COLUMBUS, Ga. (UPI) -- A Georgia church is turning heads with a sign inspired by a Dr. Phil guest's viral catchphrase: "Cash God inside howbow dah?"
Alex Jones, 20, whose father, Tim Jones, is the pastor at Britt David ...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics put real data in a fictional context by using "location quotients" to map out the districts of Panem from The Hunger Games.
The bureau said in a blog post on its ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Chicago drummer Jimmy Chamberlin is selling more than 200 pieces of gear, including equipment he used live and in studio with the Smashing Pumpkins.
Chamberlin's online shop, which features drum kits, snare ...Read more
SUFFOLK, Conn. (UPI) -- Police in Connecticut warned of "suspicious males going door to door selling dairy products" after a pair of escaped cows were snapped by a resident's front door.
The Suffolk Police Department ...Read more
NEW YORK (UPI) -- Runners in 37 U.S. cities and 12 Australian cities stripped down to their skivvies to run through the streets and raise money for cancer research.
Cupid's Undie Run, an annual event timed to coincide ...Read more
TACOMA, Wash. (UPI) -- The Washington State Patrol said a speeder was also ticketed for carpool cheating when the "young lady" riding shotgun was found to be a lifelike mannequin.
Trooper Todd Bartolac, the state patrol's...Read more
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- At its annual awards show -- one of the final indicators of which way the winds of Oscar buzz may be blowing before the Academy Awards -- the Writers Guild of America honored "Moonlight," the ...Read more
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