Toronto Flooding: 300,000 Without Power, Residents Trapped On Train

Toronto flooding has left more than 300,000 residents without power. Hundreds of thousands of Toronto, Ontario residents are without power after as much as 90 millimetres of rain drenched the city within just a few hours, beginning around 4 pm. CTV reports subway service has been shut down along many of Toronto’s busy lines, while […]

Eli Manning, Wife Abby Welcome Baby Girl!

Eli Manning and his wife Abby McGrew have welcomed baby number two into the world. The New York Giants quarterback and his wife are now parents to a second baby girl, a source confirms to Us Weekly. The couple, who started off as college sweethearts, announced their second pregnancy back in March. “We’re all very excited,” […]

40 Signs You’re Probably Having A Midlife Crisis

Are you over the age of 40? Do you dream of hitting up music festivals like Glastonbury or Bonnaroo? Have you been obsessively reading the obituaries? If so, you’re probably having a midlife crisis. A study in the UK shows that a modern midlife crisis tends to be experienced by men starting at age 43 […]

Amputee Duck Gets A Leg Up With New 3D-Printed Prosthetic Foot [Video]

Thanks to his brand new 3D-printed prosthetic, an amputee duck named Buttercup is walking proud! The amputee duck, who was born in a high school biology lab on November 9, 2012, walked for the very first time on June 30 after being fitted with a 3D-printed prosthetic foot. Buttercup the duck was born with his left […]

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Turn Down $3 Million For Baby North West Pics

New parents Kim Kardashian and Kanye West aren’t ready to show off baby North West to the world just yet. The star couple have decided to keep little North away from the limelight, and even a $3 million offer from an Australian magazine won’t change their minds. We also won’t be seeing Kimye’s baby on […]

Paris Jackson Rejected By Utah Rehab Facility, Can’t Go Home Either [Video]

Paris Jackson has been rejected by a rehab facility in Utah. The 15-year-old daughter of the late Michael Jackson has been receiving treatment at the UCLA Medical Center since her early June 2013 suicide attempt. Recently, a request to be transferred to a facility in Utah has been denied. According to TMZ, Paris’ biological mother, […]

Royal Baby Watch: Press Camps Out At London Hospital

Royal Baby Watch 2013 has begun! Anticipating the arrival of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s first child sometime this month, media outlets are officially on Royal Baby Watch as they set up camp outside St. Mary’s Hospital in London. The goal of the press – who have come from all over the world to await the […]

Homebrewing Now Legal In All 50 States

Cheers! As of yesterday — July 1, 2013 — homebrewing is now legal in all 50 states. Beer lovers across the nation are rejoicing as homebrewing legislation passes in Mississippi, making the beloved craft legal in all 50 states. First federally legalized in 1978 — for the first time since Prohibition made it illegal in […]

Autistic Toddler Wows The World With Her Paintings

An autistic toddler in the UK has captured worldwide interest creating beautiful paintings far beyond her years. Three-year-old Iris Grace Halmshaw – who is autistic and cannot speak – lives with mom Arabella Carter-Johnson and dad Peter-Jon Halmshaw and has been painting as a part of her therapy sessions. At the age of two, the little girl was […]

Will Kate Middleton Breastfeed?

Kate Middleton is being urged to breastfeed her baby. In a piece written for The Telegraph, television and radio presenter Beverly Turner says that, as a society, we need Kate Middleton to breastfeed. “[We] need women with power and influence to get their milky bosoms out and feed smiling in paparazzi pictures,” she writes. “Celebrity is […]

Kat Von D Engagement Over

Kat Von D’s engagement to Deadmau5 has come to an end. The iconic tattoo artist and her Canadian music producer fiancé, called it quits this week. Kat Von D, age 31, tweeted, “man, I’m a fool” not long before announcing that her relationship with Deadmaus5 – real name Joel Zimmerman – was indeed over. Her tweet Wednesday night, […]

Kate Middleton’s Due Date May Be Sooner Than We Thought!

Kate Middleton’s due date might actually be sooner than July 13. An expectant Kate Middleton could very well be following in Princess Diana’s footsteps when it comes sharing her due date with the world. In 1982, Prince William’s mother announced that her baby was due on her birthday, July 1, but surprised the world 10 […]

‘Naked And Afraid’ Reality Show Rings True To Its Name

Naked And Afraid, a new reality show on Discovery, is giving viewers a taste of what it would be like to survive in some of the world’s most extreme environments. As the show’s title implies, Naked And Afraid leaves two naked survivors to fend for themselves during each week’s episode – one man and one woman […]

Woody Harrelson Wants To Keep Wood Out Of Paper [Video]

Woody Harrelson’s new paper brand aims to combat deforestation. Actor Woody Harrelson – known for his long time role on Cheers, and more recently for portraying Haymitch Abernathy in The Hunger Games, – wants the world to know there’s a better way of manufacturing paper… and it has very little to do with cutting down […]

Montenegro Bus Crash Kills 18

A bus crash in Montenegro has left at least 18 people dead. HuffPo reports the incident occurred in near Podgorica, Montenegro when a bus load of Romanian tourists plunged off a bridge, deep into a ravine on Sunday, June 23. Montenegro Interior Minister Rasko Konjevic says the bus was carrying 46 people and was en route from […]

George Lucas Marries Long Time Girlfriend

Star Wars legend George Lucas married his long time girlfriend this weekend. People reports George Lucas, 69, married his fiancée, Mellody Hobson, on Saturday night, June 22, in Marin County, California, not far from the producer’s famous Skywalker Ranch. Famous faces in the crowd at the Lucas-Hobson celebration included director Ron Howard who offered congratulations to […]

North West Birth Weight Revealed

Baby North West’s birth weight has been revealed! Tiny North West, who came into the world five weeks before her expected due date, arrived at birth weight of just 4 pounds, 15 ounces. A source close to mom, Kim Kardashian, and dad, Kanye West, tells Us Weekly that North is “tiny and perfect”. “Kim is […]

Rachel Zoe Pregnant With Baby No. 2

Rachel Zoe is pregnant with her second child! Sources confirm exclusively to Us Weekly that 41-year-old fashion designer, Rachel Zoe, is pregnant and expecting her second child with husband Rodger Berman. The couple, who married in 1996, are already parents to 2-year-old son Skylar Morrison, born in March 2011. Last month, the Rachel Zoe Project […]

Ohio Woman Buried Mom In Yard, Collected 14 Years Worth Of Government Checks

An Ohio woman who buried her mom in her yard is now facing jail time. Authorities in Columbus, Ohio say a woman who buried her mother in her yard – and hid her death to collect 14 years of government checks – has been sentenced to 30 days in prison. The Columbus Dispatch reports Marrietta resident […]

David Beckham Stampede Injures Seven

David Beckham caused a stampede in Beijing Thursday. Nearly 1,000 fans, who had gathered to catch a glimpse of soccer legend David Beckham, stormed through a gate, forcefully pushing their way through the line of police and guards. Among the injured are three police officers, two university security guards, and two students. The incident occurred […]

Corona Billboard Turns The Moon Into A Lime [Video]

A new Corona billboard will turn our moon into the world’s largest lime wedge. If you happen to be near 15th Street and 9th Avenue in Manhattan tonight, June 15, be sure to stop by the clever Corona billboard to see their most impressive ad campaign to date. As shown in their test run (see […]

Michelle Monaghan Pregnant With Baby No. 2

Actress Michelle Monaghan is pregnant with her second child. A source tells US Weekly the 37-year-old Source Code star is expecting baby number two with graphic artist husband, Peter White. The former model and her partner were married in 2005, and are already parents to 4-year-old Willow Katherine, born November 5, 2008. In 2011, just […]

Editor Charged With Human Trafficking

A sports editor in North Dakota has been charged with human trafficking. Bobby Abplanalp, editor for The Dickinson Press, was one of two men arrested Wednesday, June 12, in Burleigh Country on human trafficking charges. According to, he attempted to pay for sex with another person, known to be under the age of 18. […]

Saggy Pants Ban ‘Racist’, Says Rapper

American rapper The Game says New Jersey’s saggy pants ban is racist. The saggy pants ban — a new law passed this week in Wildwood, New Jersey — forbids folks on the boardwalk from wearing their pants that sag 3 inches below the hips, exposing either skin or underwear. Offending parties face fines starting at […]

Mumford & Sons Cancels Bonnaroo Performance

Mumford & Sons has cancelled its headlining performance at Bonnaroo. This news comes to us via the Mumford & Sons Facebook page where the Grammy-winning folk-rock group announced that they would pulling out of this weekend’s festival after bassist Ted Dwane’s recent hospitalization for a blood clot found on his brain. Prior to Bonnaroo, the […]

Toxic Waste Spill In Alberta Possibly The Biggest In North American History

The toxic waste spill in Alberta may be the biggest environmental disaster in recent North American history. The toxic waste spill, which has destroyed nearly 42 hectares of boreal forest, affected the area approximately 100kms south of the Northwest Territories border, near a small town called Zama City. Apache Corporation, based out of Texas, is […]

Eye Swap Photos Will Give You Nightmares

If you’re looking for a way to induce a terrifying bout of insomnia, then the eye swap photo trend is for you. Just when we thought we were immune to the horrors of the internet, someone decided to take the face swap meme to the next level, by doing an eye swap on picture of […]

‘Family Guy’ Spoofs ‘Girls’ In Controversial Emmy Ad

Family Guy‘s new Emmy ad spoofs Girls as they hit the campaign trail this week. The racy For Your Consideration spot, paid for by Twentieth Century Fox TV and targeting one of the show’s competitors, appears in the June 21 issue of The Hollywood Reporter. In the full page Emmy ad, Family Guy takes a […]

Ireland Baldwin Offers Advice For Paris Jackson

Ireland Baldwin has shared some advice for Paris Jackson, after the 15-year-old girl’s suicide attempt last week. As the daughter of two very famous parents – Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger – Ireland knows exactly what it feels like to be forced into the spotlight at a young age. She chatted with ET at her […]

Washington Post Selling Comment Section Ads

The Washington Post is now selling ads in its comments section. Capitalizing on what is often the most engaging part of any online article, The Washington Post is selling comment section ads which will appear just above the regular comments section, below each opinion piece, highlighted by a yellow background (see image below) and featuring […]

Eight-Month Erection Leads To Lawsuit

A man who suffered an eight-month erection is suing his doctor for malpractice. Daniel Metzgar, 44, lived with an eight-month erection and a scrotum the size of a volleyball after being fitted with a three-piece inflatable penile implant, by Dr. Thomas J. Desperito, in December 2009. According to his lawyer, Michael C. Heyden, the Newark […]

Explosion At Atlanta Airport

There has been an explosion at the Atlanta, Georgia airport. An evacuation has been trigged after a maintenance shed explosion at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. The incident occurred around 9am this morning, June 11, in a shed at Concourse D, near gate D-21. Hartsfield-Jackson Airport representative, Reese McCraine, described the event as a “small explosion” and […]

Jane Lynch’s Marriage Is Over

Jane Lynch and her wife, Dr. Lara Embry, are getting a divorce. In a statement to PEOPLE, the 52-year-old Glee star explains, “Lara and I have decided to end our marriage. This has been a difficult decision for us as we care very deeply about one another.” “We ask for privacy as we deal with […]

Chris Hadfield To Retire From Canadian Space Agency [Video]

Chris Hadfield is retiring from the space program. The astronaut announced Monday, June 10 that he will retire from the space program next month and move back to his homeland, Canada after decades of being away. The International Space Station Commander announced his plans to retire at a news conference held at the Canadian Space […]

Taliban Beheads Two Young Boys In Afghanistan

CNN reports two children found dead after Taliban beheading in southern Afghanistan. According to the provincial governor’s office, one 10-year-old boy, and another, age 16, were the victims of the Taliban beheading which occurred in Kandahar. The 10-year-old boy had reportedly been collecting food waste from a garbage bin near a security checkpoint. There are […]

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Lighting Strike

A JetBlue flight had to make an emergency landing in New Jersey when it encountered lightning after taking off from Boston’s Logan International Airport Friday evening. JetBlue flight 452, leaving from Boston at 8:54pm EDT on its way to West Palm Beach, Florida, made its emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport late Friday, June […]

Hip Hop Artist 2 Chainz Robbed At Gunpoint

Rapper 2 Chainz was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight Sunday, June 9 in at KMEL Summer Jam in San Francisco, California. Two shots were fired just after 4:30pm, but neither reached their intended target. TMZ reports 2 Chainz – also known as Tity Boi – told officers from the San Franciso Police Department that […]