(UPI) Animal rescuers were called to a British supermarket where a cat was spotted stranded on ceiling beams 40 feet above the ground.
The RSPCA said Inspectors Anthony Joynes and John Littlewood were dispatched March 25 ...Read more
Michael Buble has postponed several dates on his upcoming tour due to concerns over the coronavirus.
The shows are expected to be rescheduled.
"The safety of my fans and my touring family is more important than anything ...Read more
Family stressed about the coronavirus crisis? Harry Potter is here to save the day.
Wizarding World mastermind J.K. Rowling has unveiled a new website, Harry Potter at Home, in an effort to provide a mystical escape from ...Read more
(UPI) Authorities in Texas said a truck driver was not injured when his vehicle caught fire on the interstate, but the flames destroyed some precious cargo: a load of toilet paper.
The Texas Department of Transportation ...Read more
CHICAGO -- When the Hideout announced March 13 that it was temporarily closing its doors because of coronavirus, the North Side venue's owners asked customers to "please be patient with us due to the high volume of refunds...Read more
(UPI) A Canadian man is seeking federal approval for his Guinness World Records goal: flying a kite to a height of 20,000 feet.
Adele Karame, a Canadian citizen originally from Lebanon, said he wants to break the Guinness...Read more
Seems like everyone and their mothers are coming out of the woodwork with ideas about how you should spend your shelter-in-place time during the coronavirus outbreak. Here's one we hadn't thought of:
Audition for "America...Read more
You have questions. I have some answers.
Q: What happened to "The Good Fight"? It had some of the characters from "The Good Wife." It was on last fall for a few episodes and then disappeared. I thought the storyline was ...Read more
Lorcan Finnegan's "Vivarium," a fever dream about a suburban hellscape, offers a terrifying portrait of a young couple slowly unraveling under the crushing weight of social isolation.
The director had no idea how ...Read more
Not if but when.
It's the rallying cry uttered over and over again by the doctors, scientists, humanitarian workers and public health officials profiled in "Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak." Structured like a globe-...Read more
It's cliched at this point to note that our reality feels like it's been scripted by the writer of a horror film. But maybe that's why reality TV has become such a desirable distraction from what's happening IRL.
If you'...Read more
When walking forward, you can't stumble over things that are behind you. Thinking forward is different. In your mind, the past can be as real an obstacle as any, but only if you let it. Attention is what makes invisible ...Read more
Cooped up and stumped on what album to listen to next to pass the time? There's an app for that.
Now, more than ever, is the time to consider joining a music streaming service such as Spotify or one of its competitors. ...Read more
As the coronavirus outbreak spread last month, producers Jonah Bekhor and Jonas Bell Pasht worried their Quibi show, "The Nod with Brittany & Eric," was doomed. The duo had taken over a loft in Manhattan's Flatiron ...Read more
Adam Schlesinger, whose slyly intellectual rock band Fountains of Wayne made him a cult favorite of pop connoisseurs and whose musical expertise led to behind-the-scenes songwriting work in film and television, died ...Read more
(UPI) A British knitting group said members are working from home to reach their goal of breaking the Guinness World Record for the longest knitted bunting.
Deborah Custance Baker, who created the Longest Knitted Bunting ...Read more
(UPI) An Australian couple who have played the same lottery numbers for more than 35 years won nearly $800,000 -- their second jackpot using the digits.
The Hamilton Hill, Western Australia, couple, who are in their 60s, ...Read more
It turns out Public Enemy, Enemy Radio, Chuck D and Flavor Flav never had a falling out, and hypeman Flav was never fired.
That's in contrast to messages the band was putting out at the beginning of March, when the ...Read more
It turns out April Fools' Day and a deadly pandemic don't mix.
But that didn't stop K-pop singer Jaejoong from tricking millions of fans with a tone-deaf coronavirus prank.
On Wednesday, Jaejoong of the band JYJ said on ...Read more
(UPI) A mule escaped from its home in Arkansas and went for a run through a city before being lassoed near city hall.
Rickey Burke, Decatur animal control officer, said he received a call from the city's dispatch system ...Read more
- Commentary: TV news needs to show us the suffering from COVID-19 at ground zero inside hospitals
- Carrot the cat has won Instagram fame — and a birthday call from Ellen — by letting her 3 favorite kids dress her in costumes and give her 'spa treatments.'
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- Streaming TV: Free options and deals for when you're sheltering at home
- Michael Buble postpones more tour dates due to coronavirus crisis