Third Republican presidential debate

At the third Republican presidential debate in Boulder, CO, hosted by CNBC, Rubio responds to a question about criticism from the SunSentinel newspaper for missing many Senate votes while on the campaign trail. I read that article today with amusement… This is another example of the double standard that exists in this country between the mainstream media and […]

Third republican presidential debate

Fiorina appears at the third Republican presidential debate in Boulder, CO, hosted by CNBC. She defends her record as CEO of Hewlett-Packard, says a minimum wage is unconstitutional, and calls out Hillary Clinton and President Obama on their policies towards working women. It is the height of hypocrisy for Mrs. Clinton to talk about being the first women […]

Appeals to court after penalty

Rossi appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after he was demoted to the back of the grid in the Valencia GP on Nov 8. He asks for an annulment or reduction of the penalty from three points to one. Rossi also files an application to stay the execution of the decision in order not to lose his place on […]

Elected first female prime minister

Bhandari is elected as Nepal’s first female prime minister, by a vote of 327-214 against Congress party leader Kul Bahadur Gurung. Bhandari says her goals are to draft a new constitution which will move Nepal away from a traditional-male dominated society to a more equally balanced one.

CNBC ‘should be ashamed’

Priebus criticizes CNBC for how it handled the moderators and the overall proceedings for the Republican debate. CNBC should be ashamed of how this debate was handled. While I was proud of our candidates and the way they handled tonight’s debate, the performance by the CNBC moderators was extremely disappointing and did a disservice to […]

Third Republican presidential debate

Carson appears at the third Republican presidential debate in Boulder, CO, hosted by CNBC. He attempts to explain his flat-tax plan and says it is ‘total propaganda’ to suggest he has any connection to Mannatech, a nutritional supplement company. Responding to a question about how he reconciles being an opponent of same-sex marriage, with serving on the board of Costco, regarded as gay-friendly: I […]

First TV ad

Twitter runs its first TV ad during live coverage of baseball’s season-ending World Series. The ad promotes Moments.

Emma Watson tattoo

Franco shows off a fake neck tattoo that pays homage to Emma Watson, with her name written in cursive underneath it. Randall is known for faking tattoos in Photoshop. I ❤️ Hermoine. Ink by @indiangiver A photo posted by James Franco (@jamesfrancotv) on Oct 28, 2015 at 6:29pm PDT

Highest earning dead celebrity

Forbes says Jackson has earned more than $1 billion pre-tax since his death, which is more than enough to pay off his personal debts. in 2105 the estate made $115 million, in part from the Vegas Cirque du Soleil show Michael Jackson One, the Mijac Music catalogue, recorded music sales and half of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, which includes the rights to […]

Buys $33 million Miami mansion

Collins purchases a 12,000 square feet mansion on a 1.21-acre lot on Biscayne Bay, Miami, for $33 million, from private equity firm owner Mark Gainor who paid $13.9million for the property in 2005. The house was previously owned by Jennifer Lopez. It has seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a koi fish pond, an outdoor kitchen, boat dock, and a large swimming […]

Announces comeback

Collins talks to Rolling Stone about starting to work again. I’m no longer officially retired. The horse is out of the stable and I’m raring to go…My kids are now 10 and 14 and they want to see what their dad does. They were in nappies when I was last on the road. They love my music […]

Post-debate interview

Trump is interviewed after the debate. Well, I thought that if you looked at Hillary’s deal a couple of weeks ago, the questions were much softer, much easier and much nicer. It was like a giant love fest. That did not take place over here. This was pretty tough. But, I would say that’s the way […]

CNBC debate will be ‘unfair’

Trump says that he thinks the upcoming CNBC debate will be unfair. After a great evening and packed auditorium in Iowa, I am now in Colorado looking forward to what I am sure will be a very unfair debate! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 28, 2015

Third GOP debate

Trump participates in the third Republican debate. On his biggest weakness: I trust people too much, I’m too trusting. And when they let me down, if they let me down, I never forgive. On SuperPACs: Super PACs are a disaster, they’re a scam, they cause dishonesty and you better get rid of them, because they […]

Robot biker challenges Rossi

Yamaha releases MOTOBOT, an autonomous motorcycle-riding humanoid robot. The robot has a rigid torso and legs, and arms jointed at the shoulders and wrists but not elbows. The robot rides a 1,000cc R1M superbike, modified with outrigger-mounted wheels. Yamaha wants develop the robot to ride an unmodified motorcycle on a racetrack at more than 200 km/h. In the […]

i-D interview

In her first interview in three years, with i-D magazine, Adele talks about the songs on 25, and about her life since her previous album. On whether Hello is a follow-up to Someone Like You: Oh, God no. That’s over and done with, thank f-ck. That’s been over and done with for f-cking years. No, it’s not about anyone […]


Fields is fired after department officials conduct an internal review that finds he used a maneuver that violates the agency’s training and procedural standards. Sheriff Lott also criticizes the student for “having started this whole incident with her actions”: He picked a student up, and he threw the student across the room; that is not a proper technique. Deputy […]

Scott Marshall dies age 41

Marshall dies at the age of 41. A preliminary autopsy shows the cause of death is related to unspecified heart issues. Police are trying to determine what happened between the time Marshall called his wife from the shop on Saturday night and told her he wasn’t feeling well enough to get home and when he was discovered hours […]

Talks about relationship breakdown

Mitchell claims that he was so close to Winfrey she asked his mother to adopt him. Mitchell’s mother: It felt strange because I felt if someone wanted to help me with my children, that’s one thing. But to actually adopt one child knowing I have others? I couldn’t allow her to separate my children. He claims that after treating […]

Bigbang MADE tour video release will release the full Bigbang MADE concert tour exclusively on their website on November 11. The tour visited various countries, including the USA and Canada. The ability for music to cross barriers and transcend culture is undeniable. It’s one of the reasons K-pop has become a global phenomenon. As one of the biggest and most […]

Comments on disputed island sail-by

After months of internal debate, the White House permits the Defense Department to sail one ship near a reef in the South China Sea that China claims. Carter says the U.S. has the right to operate near the Chinese structures. What you read in the newspaper is accurate, but I don’t want to say when, whether […]

Increasing Syria presence

Iran is increasing its military presence in Syria. Brig. Gen. Salami, deputy commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps: Iran is increasing the quality and quantity of its presence in Syria. Iranian officers are providing tactical help for Syrian commanders of battalions in direct battles, as well as weapons and ordnance, operational assistance and help with strategic […]

Viral photo prompts homeless Q&A

Gere writes on Jena Malone’s Facebook page, about a viral image of him as a homeless man that is circulating on Facebook: Hi, Richard Gere here. I was completely surprised to find that last week someone posted a photo of me on a Facebook fan page as a homeless man on the streets of New York that drew […]

Sanctions will lifted year end

During a ceremony to welcome the new Spanish ambassador to Tehran. Rouhani says that sanctions will be lifted: According to our plans, the oppressive sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran will be lifted by the end of 2015.

Endorses Trump

In an interview with HuffPost Live, Tyson says he supports Trump. He should be President of the United States. That’s what he should be. He should be President of the United States…[So he’s got your vote?] Hell, yeah. Big time…Why wouldn’t anybody like [him]? A guy that came from where he came from and doing what he’s doing […]

Poll: Carson overtakes Trump nationally

According to a CBS News/New York Times national poll, Carson leads Trump 26 percent to 22 percent among likely Republican voters. Carson’s four-point lead is within the survey’s margin of error. Since August, when the same poll gave Carson 6%, his numbers have quadrupled. The rest of the GOP field is far behind. Far behind are Rubio (8%), Bush […]

Claims women prefer to wear burka

At a rally in New Hampshire, Trump says the U.S. should stop trying to export “freedom” to Middle Eastern countries. I saw a woman interviewed. They said, ‘We want to wear them, we’ve worn them for a thousand years. Why would anybody tell us not?’ They want to!” What the hell are we getting involved for?…Fact is, […]

Doesn’t ‘get’ recent poll drop

In a call to Morning Joe, Trump says he doesn’t understand his drop in recent polls. I don’t get it…I’m going there (to Iowa) actually today and I have tremendous crowds and I have tremendous love in the room and, you know, we seem to have hit a chord. But some of these polls coming out, […]

Announces retirement

Wambach announces that she will retire at the end of 2015 once all the World Cup victory tour matches have been played. Her final game will be on Dec. 16 against China in New Orleans. After much deliberation and talking with my friends, family, teammates and our coaching staff, I’ve decided to finally bring my soccer career […]

Valentino Rossi born in Urbino, Italy

Rossi is born in Urbino, Italy, of Graziano and Stefina Rossi, and is brought up in the nearly city of Tavullia. His father, a former motorcycle racer, teaches him to ride a motorbike. Concerned for his safety, his mother forces his father to buy Rossi a kart, which his father upgrades from 60cc motor to 100cc.

Missing Skywalker ‘no accident’

In a red-carpet interview, Abrams says Luke Skywalker’s non-appearance in the trailers and poster is deliberate. These are good questions to be asking. I can’t wait for you to find out the answers. It’s no accident…We were all thrilled that the trailer was seen and embraced, especially [from] people who were saying that they’re not even fans of […]

Criticizes Perry

In the documentary Brand: The Second Coming, Brand says his relationship with Perry started to break down following a 2010 visit to Africa for Comic Relief. The stuff in Africa hit me really hard. I’m associated with the very thing I detest: vapid, vacuous, plastic, constructed, mindless celebrity…That’s the very sea we’re swimming in, ‘Oh, […]

Endorses Sanders, fears Clinton

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Waters says that, although he cannot vote in the U.S., he supports Sanders: He’s the only person in the race that I see with any credibility. He seems to speak the truth, far as one can tell at this point. He seems prepared to stand up against big money and the […]

Will race in Valencia

Rossi tweets that he will race in Valencia. Reading all your messages has allowed me to overcome my bitterness and anger and today, we’ll be starting work on Valencia! Thanks for all your support. Grazie a tutti per il fantastico supporto,leggervi mi ha aiutato a superare amarezza e incazzatura. Da oggi si lavora per Valencia. — […]

Family defends

Chambers’ father defends her. Adacia is a kind, loving, caring person, and she wouldn’t have done this purposefully…I’m not going to believe that [she was under the influence of drugs or alcohol] until they show me proof. I know the little girl I raised wouldn’t have done something like this intentionally. I raised my kids to be Christian […]

$1 million bond

Chambers is held on a $1 million bond on suspicion of second-degree murder and driving under the influence. She hasn’t been formally charged with the four second-degree murder counts. A prosecutor says that she “intentionally drove her car into a crowd” and that she is was a “flight risk” because she faces the possibility of four life terms. According to a […]

Marquez, Rossi clash

After being overtaken by Marquez in the 13th lap of the Sepang GP, Rossi runs Marquez wide and when Marquez’s Honda gets too close, Rossi pushes his leg against the bike. Marquez falls off his bike and is forced to retire. Rossi continues and finishes in third place. The race is won by Jorge Lorenzo. Marquez: We were having […]

Over 380,000 fans sign petition

A petition (link) to try and force MotoGP officials to drop Rossi’s penalty gets over 380,000 signatures. The petition, started by Nicholas Davis, of Virginia Water in the UK, says: The integrity of MotoGP is falling into disgrace. You have just condoned dirty racing tactics by punishing Valentino Rossi for pursuing the championship whilst being harassed and sabotaged by Marc […]

Comments on penalty

Rossi comments on his penalty to the Italian media. The sanction is almost definitive: to start last in Valencia equals not having any chance of making it. This way the championship is distorted. I gave everything to win this title. Losing it on track is one thing, this way hurts a lot more. Should it help, Marquez would […]

Explains appeal

Yamaha Motor Racing Managing Director Jarvis explains Rossi’s appeal. Our job as a team is to protect the interests of our riders, so while we cannot deny that Valentino’s move is not the sort of move that we want to see in MotoGP, at the same time we feel the penalty is quite harsh, especially […]

‘Marquez would prefer Lorenzo to win’

Rossi speaks to the Italian media about his comments on Marc Marquez helping out Jorge Lorenzo. In the race I noticed it, but I did not understand; Marquez was a step above everyone, but instead of trying to try to battle Lorenzo, he stayed with me to fight with Iannone and others. He knew that I […]

Three point penalty

Following a post-race investigation, Rossi is given three penalty points and will start the final race of the season from the back of the grid after kicking Marquez off his bike during the Malaysian Grand Prix. MotoGP race director Webb: It’s irresponsible riding causing a crash and for that we have imposed three penalties points on […]

‘An inspiration to meet such a brave young lady’

Beckham writes a tribute to Howard, who he met several times, after she dies from a rare heart condition aged 20. Words cannot describe how amazing this young lady has been over the years and it was an inspiration to meet such a brave young lady with so much drive for helping others. Kirsty has been […]

Fox News interview

In an interview with Fox News, Pope says the tide is turning for country women music. I do see things changing for women and country radio. This year was a big year for women and conversation that was started, initially seemed to have this negative kind of subject matter but, in the end, I think it […]

Says Bieber will perform at her show

DeGeneres says Bieber will perform at an outdoor concert at her show in Los Angeles. Big news: @JustinBieber is doing an outdoor concert on my show. Bigger news: You just got a chance to be here for it — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) October 26, 2015

Phillips, Blackwell marry

Phillips marrys long-term girlfriend, Blackwell, in front of family and friends at Resora Plantation, Albany, GA. Blackell wears a gown by Hayley Paige, while Phillips wears a Billy Reid tuxedo.

AIK 1-2 IFK Göteborg

Henok Goitom scores the first goal for AIK, in the first period, followed two minutes by a goal by IFK Göteborg’s Gustav Engvall. In the second period Engvall scores another goal. The game finishes 1-2. Engvall: It feels great for both me and the team.

First episode released on YouTube

13 episodes, including the first episode of the first season of The Joy of Painting from 1983 are released on YouTube. Ross (in the episode):  For the next 13 weeks, I’ll be your host as we experience the joy of painting. I think each of us sometime during our life has wanted to paint a picture.

International fansite interview

The World Order international Fansite interviews WORLD ORDER before their performance at the MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON Festival in Paris. On the choreography process. First Genki-san makes the song. Then we listen to it and Genki explains the meaning of the song to us, then we all think about the choreography together.

Four killed, 47 injured in car crash

Chambers’ Hyundai Elantra saloon strikes an unoccupied motorcycle of an officer who was working security at OSU’s homecoming parade, then goes into the crowd, killing four people, including a two-year-old boy, and injuring over 40 more. Many of the injured are schoolchildren. Chambers is arrested at the scene, for driving under the influence.