Turns four chairs

Fredericks’ performance of I’m a Man of Constant Sorrow turns all four judges chairs in less than ten seconds. All were in agreement that the home-schooled farm boy is destined to have a bright future. Pharrell Williams: As soon as you started singing, it actually took me to another time. This is your destiny, and it’s honestly […]

Letterman interview

Travolta speaks to Letterman on how his family travels with him through filming and moments at home. He loves being a father. Recently he found that his daughter, Ella, is a great singer and his two year old son is a barfly. Get me a drink dad. Down the hatch. Cheers. One for the road.

Promising Ebola drug

An experimental antiviral drug, called favipiravir, is still in early stages in West Africa, and too few people have been treated to really know whether the drug helps shows some promise in the fight against Ebola in West Africa. It is only effective, however, if patients get it early. The survival rate of 85% in the ones who […]


Sortor is suspected to have been kidnapped for ransom while doing missionary work in central Nigeria. Kogi state police spokesman: [The kidnappers were…] unknown gunmen…(who) came into the school premises shooting sporadically to scare away people before taking (the hostage) away into the bush. We are hopeful of finding her. Our suspicion is that she […]

Defends Obama

In an interview with Couric, Axelrod speaks out against Rudy Giuliani, who has implied that Obama doesn’t love America. I don’t know anybody who has…a deeper feeling about this country than the President. And I don’t know anybody who’s expressed it more eloquently over a long period of time. So I really wrote it off to, […]

Explains Oscar name flub

On Jimmy Kimmel Live’s post Oscar show, Travolta finally explains the reason for flubbing Idina Menzel’s name at the 2014 Oscars. His excuses: he ran into Goldie Hawn backstage which got him off track, the prompter put the name onscreen in a phonetic form, and his 15 minutes to speak became one minute and 15 seconds. […]

Ben Woolf dies age 34

Woolf dies age 34, following injuries sustained in the car accident. Family: We have been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support from all over the world for our beloved Ben. He touched so many hearts in his 34 years.

Dubbed ‘Quadzilla’

At the NFL Combine 6’5″, 310 pound Myers earns the nickname “Quadzilla” due to his exceptional quads. "QUADZILLA!" RT @SInow: Tennessee St's Robert Myers is the #NFLCombine's most interesting man: http://t.co/g7cNIHlqeV pic.twitter.com/CzpkgUMRrt — Andy McDonnell (@Andy_McDonnell) February 20, 2015

Still Alice

Moore plays Alice Howland, a professor of linguistics who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease in this drama written and directed by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland. The film is based upon Lisa Genova’s novel of the same name. Co-starring Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth, and Hunter Par. Sandly Oltz, who had been diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s […]

Files lawsuits against landowners

Dominion is filing lawsuits against 47 landowners in both Augusta and Nelson County for not allowing them access to their properties. The Littles of Western Augusta County, Virginia are just one family of five opposed to the pipeline entering their property and they have lawsuits pending in federal court to challenge the constitutionality of the law. […]

Ferry sinks

A river ferry sinks after being hit by a cargo vessel in Bangladesh. The ferry held up to 140 passengers, killing at least 48. It is undetermined how many passengers might still be missing. Survivor: The passengers who were on the deck have survived, but many who were inside got trapped.  

Meningitis outbreak

The death of a University of Oregon student is found to be related to a bacterial infection form of meningitis. An 18-year-old is found in her room unconscious is later pronounced dead at a nearby hospital. She is the fourth case at this particular university. The other three students are recovering. The university announces a full-scale vaccination program the […]

486 miners safe

All 486 South African goldmine workers are found safe after being trapped in a mine. The cause was a fire 2,300 meters below the mine’s surface. Before finding the total 486 South African President Zuma: I urge all South Africans to keep the miners in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult period.

Cooper interview

Cooper discusses his role in American Sniper and the reactions that the movie has been getting at the Oscar Nominees Luncheon. Cooper also talks about his preparation for playing the role. His response towards the controversy surrounding the film: Any discussion that sort of sheds light to the plight of the soldiers and the men and women […]

Exchange insults

Rose continues to exchange insults against West’s ugly about her past. West: If Kim had dated me when I first wanted to be with her, there wouldn’t be an Amber Rose. It’s very hard for a woman to want to be with someone that’s with Amber Rose… I had to take 30 showers before I got […]

Bourbon virus

The CDC discovers a new virus termed “Bourbon,” naming it after the county located in Kansas with the first fatality and is only the eighth known case of its type. The victim in Kansas, described as a man in his 50s, had been bitten by ticks multiple times in the days before falling ill.

Liberia exposure

Eight healthcare workers are being sent home due to Ebola exposure from S.D. Cooper Hospital in Monrovia. They will be under heavy observation for 21 days. This number still remains far lower than last year when the West African nation had the worst outbreak in history. To this date, Liberia reports 3,900 Ebola deaths according […]

Welcome to Me

In this 2014 comedy drama written by Eliot Laurence and directed by Shira Piven, Wiig stars as Alice Klieg, a woman who has Borderline Personality Disorder. After she wins millions, she quits her meds and buys her own talk show. Co-starring Linda Cardellini, Jennifer Jason Leigh and James Marsden. On her nude scene: I’d never read […]


In this romantic comedy drama, Smith plays Nicky Spurgeon, a con man. He falls in love Jess (MArgotRobbie) and begins to teach her the tricks of the trade but he breaks the relationship off when it gets too close. Three years later she shows Nicky how cons are done. Directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa. […]


The falls freeze over, although they still have some water running underneath but them. A steady stream of visitors come to witness this rare occurrence. The only other recorded time Falls froze was in 1848. A visitor: I haven’t seen it like this in a long, long time.  

LA outbreak

The deaths of two Los Angeles hospital patients have been linked to contaminated endoscopes and more than 170 other patients have been exposed. Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center’s Dr. Robert Cherry: The instruments were found to have “embedded” infections even though they had been cleaned according to manufacturer’s instructions.

Taken off ventilator

Brown is taken off the ventilator. Source: Brown’s overall condition has not changed. Removing the breathing tube was a standard course of practice to avoid infection.