(UPI) A candidate running for the Boston City Council is using an unusual gimmick for his campaign -- a clown costume and silent persona.
Pat Payaso, whose last name is Spanish for "clown," is one of three newcomers ...Read more
(UPI) An amusement facility in Canada has created a "Rage Room" to give guests the opportunity to relieve stress by smashing things.
The Rage Room at Thundrdome Amusements in Calgary, which opened on Sept. 15, provides ...Read more
(UPI) A scrappy dog brought a soccer game in Argentina to a halt after rushing onto the field to get into the action.
TyC sports shared video Monday of the energetic pup trying to dribble the ball down the field with its ...Read more
(UPI) An alligator spotted near a campsite in Rhode Island was captured with the help of a man from Florida who jumped on the reptile's back.
Glocester police said officers responded Saturday afternoon to Snake Hill Road,...Read more
(UPI) An Illinois police department released dashboard camera footage from a chase that involved a stolen bulldozer being used to crush a police cruiser.
The Kankakee Police Department released the dashcam footage from ...Read more
Small children like getting gifts but aren't easily swayed into liking the giver more because of them. As for older people, things such as guilt and the idea of reciprocity kick in to influence transactions. Under the no...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Not long ago, Hulu was known primarily as a streaming service for viewers who wanted to relive the glory days of "Seinfeld," "The Golden Girls," "South Park" and other TV favorites.
All that changed this ...Read more
From variety hours to talk shows to dedicated specials, stand-up comedy on television is just about as old as television. Millions (I am guesstimating) who have never seen a comic work a nightclub or theater have seen ...Read more
The First BornHelena K Workman
What if all the fictional fairy tales and Hollywood horrors really existed? What if there was a prophesy foretold hundreds of years ago of a child that was to be born with the god given rights to rule over and bring out these dark unknown creatures hiding among us? What...
If "The Tiger Hunter" had been presented as the pilot for a new network television show, it would have had a decent chance of making one of the schedules. It has the nostalgic feel of "The Goldbergs" as it takes place in ...Read more
Is 2017 the year of black queer storytelling?
After Lena Waithe's historic Emmy win Sunday night -- for writing, with Aziz Ansari, the "Thanksgiving" episode of "Master of None," based on her own coming-out story -- the ...Read more
TORONTO -- Two days before the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival got under way, the news broke that Colin Trevorrow would no longer be directing "Star Wars: Episode IX," marking the latest high-profile split between...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell has been charged with a misdemeanor after interrupting an orca show at SeaWorld in July.
Cromwell, who had roles in "Babe," "L.A. Confidential," "The Green Mile" and "The ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Political commentator Scottie Nell Hughes, who this year said she was raped in July 2013 by Fox Business Network host Charles Payne, made that allegation in a civil lawsuit filed Monday.
Payne was suspended ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- As a location scout for Hollywood projects filming in his native Mexico, Carlos Munoz Portal spent his workdays roaming the country, searching for landscapes that would look great on screen. By age 37, he ...Read more
The CBS telecast of the 69th Emmy Awards was watched by about 11.4 million viewers Sunday, roughly equaling last year's audience level.
The good news for CBS is the number did not decline from 2016, when the broadcast ...Read more
Conservative commentator Laura Ingraham will join Fox News Channel's prime-time lineup as a host on Oct. 30, the network announced Monday.
Ingraham, a longtime contributor to Fox News, will be the weeknight host of "The ...Read more
"The View" has lost yet another panelist: Jedediah Bila, the talk show's lone conservative voice, announced Monday that she will be leaving the ABC talker.
"So this is my last day at 'The View,'" Bila shared, thanking her...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ailing country music legend Randy Travis managed to say only four words on stage Saturday in his hometown of Marshville, N.C. But it was clear the Union County native was happy to be among family and ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The surviving members of Linkin Park will reunite onstage for the first time since singer Chester Bennington's death in July.
The group announced Monday morning a Bennington tribute concert at the Hollywood...Read more
(UPI) A couple driving through northern Maine ended up stopping in the middle of the road to observe a pair of lynx cats having what appeared to be an animated argument.
The couple said they were driving near Kokadjo late...Read more