Ron Howard will take over directing the untitled Han Solo spinoff movie for Lucasfilm and Disney after the surprising news earlier this week that directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were leaving the project already well ...Read more
A high-profile mural in Washington, D.C., has been updated to replace comedian Bill Cosby's visage with those of Barack and Michelle Obama as well as actress and D.C. native Taraji P. Henson, athlete Muhammad Ali, comedian...Read more
Actor George Clooney says he started his upscale tequila company Casamigos with two friends simply because they wanted to make a better-tasting tequila.
Four years later, their product has a fast-growing following, and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Pat Cunnane spent six years in the White House helping to promote Barack Obama's message. From the outside, he still does: On Tuesday, Cunnane became the latest Obama alumnus to land a contract for a book on ...Read more
MSNBC is expanding its live news programming lineup, including a new Saturday show hosted by conservative commentator Hugh Hewitt.
Hewitt, best known as a host for the right-leaning Salem Radio Network, will have a half-...Read more
(UPI) A group of experimental mechanics in Russia created an enormous fidget spinner by combining portions of three cars.
The YouTube group Garage 54 welded together three hatchback Lada Samara vehicles into the shape of ...Read more
(UPI) A group of friends in Canada helped rescue a goose they found caught in some fishing line at a local river.
Two men cut the line off the distressed goose after hearing it was making strange noises and swimming into ...Read more
(UPI) Male bus drivers in a city in western France won the right to wear shorts to work after wearing skirts to protest their company's strict dress code.
Bus company Semitan agreed to update its uniform policy, which ...Read more
Hope FoundJackie McMillan
Vampires? Shifters? Saviour of a race? Jenna McCloud didn’t think so. Things like that didn’t exist in real life. Until she met Alexandru Valek. A vampire mourning the death of his father and finding out that something he had thought was a myth was real. His father had uncovered the ...
On a Wednesday night that offered what's become the now-standard assortment of political recaps -- Seth Meyers' closer look at the Senate's mysterious health care bill, Samantha Bee with a vaguely Germanic look at keywords...Read more
Continuing what appears to be a concerted effort in recent months to demystify the royal family, Prince Harry granted Newsweek an extensive interview, printed Thursday, detailing his attempts at normalcy and continuing the...Read more
(UPI) Wildlife officials in North Carolina are encouraging residents to give a young black bear space after it was spotted in a tree behind a liquor store.
Hickory Police Department received calls about the approximately ...Read more
(UPI) A Green Bay Packers super fan is officially became "Mr. Packer" after asking to take on his wife's last name.
Ryan Holtan-Murphy, 41, married Marie Packer, 38, at the Willis Tower in Chicago on June 17, proudly ...Read more
(UPI) A 2-year-old Massachusetts boy's fall out of a second story window may have been much scarier had the toddler not been clutching a large, stuffed cow, police said.
The boy was jumping on his bed in Chelsea on ...Read more
(UPI) A woman in Houston wants to "feel like the first lady that I know I am inside." To do that, she's undergone plastic surgery to look like U.S. first lady Melania Trump.
The woman on Tuesday underwent a slew of ...Read more
(UPI) A brave dog defended a Washington neighborhood from a bear and its cubs that were seen wandering about the area.
Resident Emma Etemadi shared video of the labrador rushing toward the curious mother bear to shoo ...Read more
(UPI) Police in Florida are searching for a man who tripped over his pants while fleeing the scene of a burglary.
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office shared surveillance video of two men robbing an unlocked car when one's ...Read more
Director-writer Ana Lily Amirpour's first feature, "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night" from 2014, was such an original, revelatory vision -- a hallucinatory vampire story set in an otherworldly mashup of California and Iran...Read more
Before ancient Mesopotamia was transformed into 20th-century Iraq, the extraordinary British diplomat, mountaineer, archaeologist and spy Gertrude Bell was working to carve up the Middle East into principalities that ...Read more
(UPI) A California couple is desperately searching for their pet mini potbelly pig that was stolen from outside their home.
Mark and Jeannie Ackerman launched a GoFundMe page to help search for "Pig Pig" the 100-pound pet...Read more
(UPI) Californians may have been surprised to see alerts this week for a large earthquake that none of them would have felt. That's because the earthquake happened in 1925.
Researchers at the California Institute of ...Read more
- Famed DC mural replaces Cosby, adds Ali, Chappelle and others
- George Clooney and partners agree to sell Casamigos tequila line for up to $1 billion
- Police officer dressed as Batman arrests shoplifter at Walmart
- For the second season of her 'Queen Sugar,' show creator Ava DuVernay sticks with hiring only women as directors
- VIDEO: Rat drags full garbage bag across New York street