Defends gay marriage

Comments Austin made on his podcast defending gay marriage come to attention: I don’t give a shit if two guys, two gals, guy-gal, whatever it is, I believe that any human being in America, or any human being in the goddamn world, that wants to be married, and if it’s same-sex, more power to ’em. What […]

Hawks 101-88 Bucks

The Hawks win 101-88 against the Bucks. Caroll scores 23 points. Antetokounmpo scores 18 points for the Bucks. The Hawks has the number one seed in the East and plays an easy schedule and plans to stay healthy for the playoffs. Caroll: We’re trying to get our mojo back, get our momentum back going to the […]

Indiana act ‘gay discrimination’

King comments on the act: Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration act is gay discrimination, pure and simple. You can frost a dog turd, but it's still a dog turd. — Stephen King (@StephenKing) March 31, 2015

Lakers 113-111 76ers

The Lakers wins 113-111 over the 76ers. Clarkson scores 26 points, Brown scores 20 points. Noel get his ninth double-double of the month (19 points, 14 rebounds), Canaan scores 18 points for the 76ers. Coach Scott: He’s not afraid of the moment, You’ve got to like to that. Clarkson: I was trying to get myself in […]

Related to Kardashians

Cameron reveals that he is a distant cousin of Kardashian in an interview to Heat magazine. The link reportedly comes via mutual ancestor Sir William Spencer, who was born in 1555. No [I don’t watch Keeping Up With The Kardashians] but I’m related to them. Did you know I’m thirteenth cousins with them? That’s close isn’t […]

Dash button

The Company announces the Dash Button, for Amazon Prime customers, who can place the device on the wall and tap to automatically order or re-order more than a dozen products such as Tide detergent, Bounty paper towels, and Clorox wipes. The buttons are available to Prime customers immediately for free. Due to the timing of the launch, the […]

New Girl renewed

New Girl renewed for fifth season. Fox Entertainment President David Madden: Four seasons in, New Girl continues to be one of the smartest and most relatable comedies on television. The writing is razor-sharp, the ensemble is consistently hilarious, and we couldn’t be more proud of Liz [Meriwether], Brett [Baer], Dave [Finkel] and the entire New […]

Shape cover

Wilde appears on the cover of April 2015 issue of Shape magazine. She talks about her pregnancy experience and post-baby body. I am not in perfect shape. In fact, I’m softer than I’ve ever been, including that unfortunate semester in high school when I simultaneously discovered Krispy Kreme and pot.

BBC confirms live shows

BBC confirms that Top Gear live world tour will go ahead and will feature Clarkson along with May and Hammond. The tour will not have BBC branding. BBC spokesman: So as not to disappoint the thousands of people around the world who have already purchased tickets, BBC Worldwide has agreed with our joint venture partner […]

More cover

Headey appears on the cover of April 2015 issue of More. She talks about her struggle with grief following divorce and reveals battle with depression. It’s tough. There’s a lot of hurt and sadness and disappointment… Grief. Massive grief. It’s a mourning process, and yet nobody’s died.

Banned use of image for 25 years

Court documents reveal that on January 31, 2012,Williams transferred all rights to his identity to a nonprofit organisation in the event of his death. All ownership rights to Williams’ “name, voice, signature, photograph, likeness and right of privacy/publicity” come under the charitable Windfall Foundation and cannot be used until August 2039. If the Windfall Foundation is […]

Allure cover

Jenner appears on the cover of March 2015 issue of Allure. She talks about breaking into the fashion industry and getting out of the Kardashian shadow. [My sister] Kylie and I had to grow up in front of people, and it was hard sometimes…but it was never a negative thing.

Army recaptures central Tikrit

The Iraqi army recaptures central Tikrit from ISIS. Spokesperson of Iraqi PM, Jaboori: Iraqi forces reached the center of Tikrit, raised the Iraqi flag and are now clearing the city PM Al-Abadi announces the liberation of Tikrit and congratulates Iraqi security forces and popular volunteers on the historic milestone — Haider Al-Abadi (@HaiderAlAbadi) March 31, […]

Informed flight school of depression

Lufthansa says Lubitz had informed the flight school about his previous mental health issues in 2009. Lufthansa: In his correspondence, he informed the Flight Training Pilot School in 2009… about a previous episode of severe depression.

Hires writer

Sony Pictures hires Basu to write the script for Metal Gear Solid. The Arads are producing the movie, and Vogt-Roberts will direct. As of yet, a release date hasn’t been set for this movie.

Hunters, Behemoth released

Turtle Rock Studios releases DLC that includes four original Hunters and a monster, the Behemoth. The Hunters include Torvald, a cyborg with a mortar cannon for an arm; Crow, who comes with a pet used for tracking the monster; Slim, who appears to be part insect; and Sunny, who is armed with a mininuke grenade launcher. […]

Developing live-action Mulan

Walt Disney Studios is developing a live-action retelling of the animated film Mulan. Disney has already bought the script, and they have hired Benderspink to produce the movie.

Threatens Israel

Anonymous releases a video threatening Israel with an “electronic holocaust” for their alleged crimes against Palestinians. We’ll erase you from cyberspace as we have every year, 7 April 2015, will be an electronic holocaust. As promised in previous attacks, we will continue to electronically attack until the people of Palestine are free. As shown in previous […]

Tests delivery drones

With its team of roboticists, software engineers, aeronautics experts, and remote sensing experts, Amazon is testing delivery drones at a secret site in Canada. Amazon plans to fly autonomous drones ten miles or longer at 50mph while carrying payloads that weigh up to 5lbs. Amazon wants to offer customers a delivery-by-drone service, called Prime Air, that […]

‘…this all points to Benghazi’

In an interview on The Steve Malzberg Show, Attkisson discusses Hilary Clinton’s email scandal. Attkisson believes that on Clinton’s personal email server that got wiped clean there must have been some really bad or embarrassing information, especially information on Benghazi. Attkisson says the deleted data had to have been worse than the scandal that was created by erasing […]

‘…nervous about the attacks on the NSA’

On the Hugh Hewitt Show, Bush says he is nervous about criticism of the NSA and he wishes Obama was better at defending government surveillance systems. Bush talks about the threat that “lone wolf terrorism” poses. [lone wolf terrorism] is a serious threat in a world where we’re so connected with the rest of the world. We have […]


Dixon is arrested and charged with resisting an officer without violence to his person after he was pulled over and for traffic violations while he was riding a motor scooter. Dixon was going down the middle of the road between the northbound and southbound lanes and swerved in front of a vehicle. Officers said he was […]

‘I don’t think of taking over. I’m joining the team.’

In an interview with the Associated Press, Noah talks about The Daily Show and his role. Noah doesn’t consider himself to be taking over the show, but rather he is simply joining a successful team of writers and producers. He goes on to talk about similarities between he and Stewart: they share the same progressive ideology and […]

Celtics 116-104 Hornets

The Celtics beat the Hornets 116-104. Bradley scores 30 points, eight rebounds, Evan Turner scores 15 points. Walker scores 28 points and 12 assists for the Hornets. Coach Stevens: Avery was terrific on both ends of the floor. Turner: Every game is important, so we came and toughed it out. Walker: I’m pretty disappointed, especially because we had […]

Launch Tidal

Jay-Z launches his streaming music service TIDAL at an industry event, #TIDALforall at Skylight in Moynihan Station in New York City. He announces his partnership with 16 other artists, including Beyonce, Madonna, Usher, Rihanna, Butler and Chassagne of Arcade Fire, Jason Aldean, J. Cole, Jack Wright, Chris Martin, Daft Punk, Deadmau5, Nikki Minaj, Coldplay and Calvin […]

Thunder 109-97 Suns

The Thunder wins 109-97 over the Suns. Russell Westbrook scores 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, Steve Adams scores 13 points and 16 rebounds. Markieff Morris scores 24 points, T.J. Warren scores 18 points for the Suns. Coach Hornacheck: I told the guys, this is mathematically not over. Westbrook: It was a huge game, […]

Rockets 99-91Wizards

The Rockets win 99-91 against the Wizards. Harden scores 24 points, Howard scores 11 points and 10 rebounds. Wall scores 25 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds for the Wizards. Wall: We show a sense of urgency one game, and another game, we take it off. To be where we want to be and go as […]

Leukemia returns

Sager has a recurrence of the leukemia he has been fighting for the past year. We wanted to ensure he was taken care of & that we knew what the next steps were before we shared this #SagerStrong — Craig Sager II (@CraigSagerJr) March 29, 2015

Out for playoffs

Beverley undergoes season-ending wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament. He will miss the playoffs. He originally injured the wrist in a game against the Pacers and had been debating whether or not to play through the injury as he sought second opinions. Too bad for Pat Bev and the Rox, but this team has […]

Suspended without pay

The NFL suspends Farmer for the first four games of the 2015 season for sending texts to personnel during games, which violates the NFL’s electronic device policy. The Browns are also fined $250,000. NFL: There was no evidence in the NFL’s review that Browns ownership or any other team executives had knowledge of the prohibited conduct. […]

Crowd noise fine, lose draft pick

As punishment for piping crowd noise into home games, the Falcons are fined $350,000 and forfeit a 2016, fifth-round draft pick. The Falcons will not appeal the punishment. What took place was wrong and nowhere near the standards by which we run our business. Anytime there are actions that compromise the integrity of the NFL or […]

To reprise role in reboot

In Heroes Reborn, Oka reprises the role of Hiro Nakamura, which he played in the original Heroes series. I’m excited to return to my Heroes roots. Hiro Nakamura was such an inspirational role to play, and I’m hoping the fans will enjoy seeing him back on TV.

Master Chief trailer

A trailer–this one from Master Chief’s perspective–is released. Halo 5 – Master Chief Trailer (Halo 5 Guardians)Watch this video on YouTube

Live action trailer

A live-action trailer for Halo 5: Guardians is shown during the season finale for The Walking Dead. Halo 5 Guardians – Spartan Locke Trailer (Live Action)Watch this video on YouTube

Becomes Daily Show host

Comedy Central announces that Noah is the new host of The Daily Show. Comedy Central president: Trevor Noah is an enormous talent. He has an insightful and unique point of view, and most importantly, is wickedly funny. For the next host of The Daily Show, we set out to find a fresh voice who can speak […]

Williams to guest star

Williams is slated to guest star in an upcoming episode of Doctor Who. I’m so excited to be working on Doctor Who, as it’s such a big and important part of British culture. I can’t wait to meet the cast and crew and start filming, especially as we’ll be shooting not too far from my […]

One dead, two injured

One person is dead and two are injured after a car with two people inside try to ram a gate before the NSA’s headquarters. A firefight ensues, leaving at least one of the people inside the car is dead. Cocaine and a weapon were found in or around the vehicle. No indication as to whether […]

Rejects appeal on free speech ruling

The Supreme Court refuses to hear an appeal filed by three students from Live Oak High School. The appeal was filed after a San Francisco court ruled that the school’s officials did not violate their students’ free speech rights at an event celebrating Cinco de Mayo, during which school officials commanded several students to take off […]

Questioned by police

Police question Weinstein after a young woman claims he groped her at the Tribeca Film Center. No charges have been filed. He initiated the contact. He saw her and spoke to her. She didn’t know who he was until he approached her.

Flight data recorder unrecoverable

A senior Lufthansa manager doubts that the flight data recorder (will be found because the plane was traveling so fast (500 mph) that the recorder could have been pulverized. The cockpit voice recorder has already been found. It could be that the impact was too much and it is not sending any signals.

Lubitz’s remains found

Crash scene investigators find body parts belonging to Lubitz. The investigation’s chief forensic scientist confirms this bit of news. Forensic experts are analyzing over 600 body parts scattered across an inaccessible valley.

Visited gay porn and suicide sites

New information in the case is revealed by police: Lubitz visited gay porn websites as well as websites relating to suicide; he had received medical treatment for vision problems, causing him to fear he was losing his eyesight; Lubitz was often the target of gossip about his sexuality and was given the nickname “Tomato Andy”; in the months leading […]

Labour election broadcast

Freeman appears in an election broadcast for Labour party. We are in the run-up to a general election and you are going to hear loads of claims from people from the left, on the right, all over the place. It’s going to drive you mad. It will probably drive me mad. It boils down to […]

Quits Instagram

Fry posts a blank picture on Instagram and declares that he is quitting the social media platform. Newspapers, as ever, suck all the joy out of everything. Closing down. It was, briefly, fun. Bye.

Pays tribute to today’s martyrs

During Palm Sunday’s celebrations, Francis pays tribute to those who have been and who are being killed for their faith, especially referring to victims of ISIS. We think too of the humiliation endured by all those who, for their lives of fidelity to the Gospel, encounter discrimination and pay a personal price…We think too of […]

Crew goes on drunken rampage

On a flight from England to Mexico, Eon’s film crew triggers an international air safety alert by going on a drunken rampage. Hi Fly sent a report to Eon, detailing the film crew’s misdeeds: they removed a safety pin from one of the aircraft’s doors; they vomited and urinated in the aisles; they flouted the […]

‘Had treatment for suicidal tendencies’

German prosecutor Kumpa says Lubitz had received treatment for suicidal tendencies before becoming pilot. Several years before Lubitz became a pilot he had at that time been in treatment of a psychotherapist because of what is documented as being suicidal. In the following period, and until recently, further doctor’s visits took place, resulting in sick […]

Calls whistleblowers ‘whiners’

Reid says that the government whistleblowers who accused him of using political pressure to obtain special treatment for a Las Vegas casino are “a bunch of whiners.” Reid stated that it’s his job to pressure the federal government into fast-tracking decisions concerning his constituents’ needs. If I had to do over again, I would do it again. If […]