Kim Kardashian talks family drama and Paris robbery with Ellen DeGeneres

April 28, 2017

Kim Kardashian is back to regular her scheduled programming, promoting lip kits, and chatting away on talk shows. Only this time, things feel different. Kim shared a lot about familygood and badon Thursday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, discussing everything from a strained relationship with Caitlyn Jenner to life after the Paris robbery. SEE ALSO: Kim Kardashian’s gonna have to wait a little longer to get the new BlackBerry KEYone My heart breaks for my mom, you know, …

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Acer’s Predator Triton 700 is a VR-ready gaming laptop that doesn’t scrimp

April 28, 2017

… largest PC maker in the world is still selling traditional laptops like the Swift 1 and Swift 3 with more subdued designs, but it’s making a bigger push with its Predator-branded gaming laptops. At its annual global press conference Thursday, Acer global CEO Jason Chen said the company’s Predator 21 X behemoth a laptop with a 21-inch curved screen, mechanical keyboard, eye-tracking sensors, dual Nvidia GTX 1080 GPUs, and more has been the most talked-about laptop in the last sixth …

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An unusually large number of humpback whales died last year

April 28, 2017

(CNN)The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) launched an investigation Thursday into a large number of humpback whale deaths from Maine to North Carolina. The agency declared the deaths an unusual mortality event, the first one observed in humpback whales in nearly a decade. An unusual mortality event (UME) is defined under the Marine Mammal Protection Act as “a stranding that is unexpected; involves a significant die-off of any marine mammal population; and demands …

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Group won’t host Ann Coulter, but she still plans to speak at UC Berkeley

April 26, 2017

(CNN)Will conservative author and commentator Ann Coulter speak Thursday on the campus of one of America’s most famously progressive universities? A student group that had been helping to plan the speaking engagement said Tuesday it now will not host the event in Berkeley, California. But Coulter tweeted she still expects to be at the University of California’s flagship campus. …

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Anne Hathaway confirms that she is a huge pothead

April 23, 2017

The list of celebrities coming out as cannabis users is growing like a weed. Anne Hathaway appeared on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on Thursday, which just so happened to be the unofficial stoner holiday 420. While on the show, Hathaway played a game called “Plead The Fifth.” The game is simple, Cohen asks her three questions, she has to answer two of them, and one she can plead the fifth. In the very first question, Cohen brings up a rumor about Hathaway being a …

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Internet turns rebellious, rule-breaking Jeremy Corbyn into a meme

April 22, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn has officially made the beautiful transition from leader of the Labour Party to leader of the Meme Party. On Thursday, the internet trolled the Labour leader yet again after a very special cartoon image of Corbyn dabbing yes, dabbing was posted by a fan account to Twitter. SEE ALSO: 10 things you need to know about Jeremy Corbyn’s big Labour Party speech The image featured the British politician’s memorable quote from an interview on Thursday, about the rebellious …

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Skrillex handcuffed after playing his own demos too loud in a Tesla car

April 22, 2017

Image: frazer harrison/Getty Images Sometimes, it’s best just to lay down the facts. Skrillex was pulled over by police outside a Pinkberry in Hollywood on Thursday for blasting his own demos too loud in his Tesla and was handcuffed for driving without identification. A fan (who may or may not have been enjoying frozen yogurt) identified him as Sonny Moore to the officer and caught the whole thing on Snapchat, adding a soundtrack of Skillex’s collaboration with A$AP Rocky, …

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A Rickroll and a corporation-friendly change all in a day’s work at the FCC

April 21, 2017

Image: CQ Roll Call via AP Images For dorks like myself, watching the Federal Communications Commission doesn’t get much better than this. Let’s start with the fun stuff. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is reportedly starting his promised assault on net neutrality rules. The move is already causing concern in the tech industry and mobilizing activists groups to stage an opposition. That opposition started on Thursday with an in-person Rick Roll. Props to the lyrics “we wouldn’t …

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Will Smith death: Man who killed NFL star sentenced to 25 years

April 21, 2017

(CNN)The man who shot and killed former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith in a road rage incident was sentenced Thursday in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, according to court documents. Cardell Hayes was sentenced to 25 years in prison without the possibility of parole for manslaughter in the death of Smith, and 15 years for attempted manslaughter in the shooting of his wife, Racquel Smith. Judge Camille Buras ordered the sentences be served concurrently. …

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Hillary Clinton blasts Trump on LGBT rights

April 21, 2017

Washington (CNN)Hillary Clinton on Thursday warned that President Donald Trump could roll back progress on LGBT rights. “We may not ever be able to count on this administration to lead on LGBT issues,” Clinton said in a speech in New York. Clinton was addressing a fundraising dinner for The Center, an LGBT community organization, where she received an award and thanked members of the audience for supporting her unsuccessful 2016 presidential bid. But she told those gathered there to …

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Ann Coulter isn’t letting Berkeley off easy for messing with her speech

April 21, 2017

(CNN)The showdown continued Thursday between the University of California, Berkeley, and Ann Coulter over if and when the conservative firebrand will speak at the famously progressive school. Citing safety concerns, administrators on Wednesday postponed Coulter’s scheduled April 27 appearance, saying it needed more time to find a “suitable venue.” But Coulter was not having it. In a Twitter rampage and a Fox News appearance, she accused the school of canceling the event and …

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Netflix expects to hit 100 million subscribers this weekend

April 19, 2017

… us,” he said. Hastings also made it clear that unlike Amazon Prime Video, Netflix has no intentions of getting into live streaming of sporting events. “That is not a strategy that we think is smart for us since we believe we can earn more viewing and satisfaction from spending that money on movies and TV shows,” he said. Earlier this month Amazon secured a deal to stream NFL Thursday Night Football games. Before he signaled the interviewees to end the session, Hastings let us …

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Congress invited to light up for a 420 ‘joint session’

April 19, 2017

Smoke weed with your elected officials.Image: Sean Gallup/Getty Images The same group that offered a free joint to Inauguration Day attendees is puff, puff, passing along the free cannabis to Capitol Hill workers. To properly celebrate 420 in the nation’s capital, on Thursday from (high) noon until 4:20 p.m., the pro-marijuana group DCMJ is handing out two free joints to members of Congress and congressional staffers, interns, and other workers and credentialed journalists. The group will …

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United booted an engaged couple headed to their wedding in Costa Rica

April 17, 2017

… followed crews’ instructions to exit the aircraft. Despite the headache, the story ended well for the Utah couple, if not for United. The spokeswoman said United offered the couple a discounted hotel rate for Saturday evening, and rebooked them on a flight Sunday morning. Their wedding is still planned for Thursday. WATCH: United hates PR problems so much it’s suing a parody website More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsAvatar Genie Pro Deluxe Upgrade DOUBLE addon …

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Kim Kardashian is endorsing that morning sickness drug again with a weird #tbt

April 14, 2017

Kim Kardashian West‘s latest #SponCon post is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma Photoshopped into an iPhone. Kardashian West is back to endorsing Diclegis, the very same morning sickness drug that got her in trouble with the FDA two years ago. Her controversial ad campaign (runs in the family!) has returned as a bizarrely Photoshopped #tbt. The Instagram, posted Thursday, appears to be a film photo of Kim looking at the camera with the old ad pulled up on her phone, but …

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Els on the Masters: ‘This Tournament Was Just Not for Me’

April 11, 2017

… an even-par 72 Thursday and made the cut for the 17th time with a 75 on Friday. His game went south after that, with an 83 on Saturday — his highest score ever here — that included three double bogeys. Els, first on the course Sunday, could not muster much of a final-round charge. He had a brief flourish with back-to-back birdies on the seventh and eight holes before his struggles re-emerged in the form of consecutive double bogeys on the 13th and 14th. Els said early bird …

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Masters 2017: Justin Rose, Sergio Garcia lead into final round at Augusta

April 9, 2017

(CNN)One’s got a gold medal and wants a green jacket, the other just wants a major title. Olympic champion Justin Rose and Spain’s Sergio Garcia surged to the front on an absorbing afternoon at Augusta to take a one-shot lead over Rickie Fowler into the final round of the Masters Sunday. Follow @cnnsport England’s Rose shot 67 and Garcia hit 70 to reach six under and overhaul long-time breakaway Charley Hoffman, who fell out of the lead for the first time since Thursday …

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You can now enjoy an Antonio Banderas scented candle while watching ‘Spy Kids’

April 8, 2017

Image: Carlos Alvarez/Springer/Getty Images Antonio Banderas, who has already blessed us with appearances in Interview with the Vampire, The Mask of Zorro, and, most importantly, Spy Kids, is now channeling his talents into a different mode of expression: design. On Thursday, the actor released a line of reading glasses, sunglasses, wallets, phone cases, and candles on the new online platform Starlite Shop, which is, as the Hollywood Reporter reports, basically a fun place where celebrities …

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Masters 2017: Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler in leading quartet

April 8, 2017

… first, second in his three visits to Augusta, birdied three of his last six holes for a 69 to climb back to level par after suffering a quadruple-bogey nine at the 15th in a round of 75 Thursday. “I think the course is going to get very firm, keeping the ball below the hole is so key when the nerves at the weekend come up,” Spieth told Sky Sports. Three-time champion Mickelson, who at 46 and nine months could overtake Jack Nicklaus as the oldest Masters winner should he triumph …

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Amazon won NFL Thursday Night Football rights, so what’s next for Twitter?

April 6, 2017

Image: kenneth k. lamb/baltimore sun/tns via getty images  Twitter shook the tech press (some of its most loyal users and followers) last year when it announced it had purchased the digital streaming rights beating out Facebook, Amazon, and Yahoo for 10 games of NFL Thursday Night Football games. SEE ALSO: Soon you can watch NFL games on Amazon Prime The general reaction at the time could be summed up as: “Really… Twitter?” The platform for sharing news articles, funny …

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Anti-corruption protests continue across Russia

April 3, 2017

… anything.” Putin ‘didn’t expect’ Trump would win “They are tired of living below the poverty line while people they pay to rule wisely are swimming in gold,” Pravov said. Their message didn’t go unnoticed by the Kremlin. On Thursday, while speaking at the Arctic Forum in Arkhangelsk, Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted, “Corruption is indeed a serious problem for us.” “This is relevant, and we are working on it, …

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Victoria Beckhams Carpool Karaoke stint took a turn for the weird

April 3, 2017

Victoria Beckham and turnedCarpool KaraokeBeckham posted about filming the segment earlier this week, and when it aired Thursday night, the lead-in was a little different. For some reason they decided to update, the 1987 film starring Andrew McCarthy as a man in love with a mannequin, played by Kim Cattrall. But then they get around to Spice Up Your Life, of course. Elle More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsFlowLeads Fishscale Loophole Mints Platinum Fan Marketer – Get …

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Will the NBA playoffs lead to Cavs-Warriors III in the finals?

April 2, 2017

… No. 1 seed, and having home-court advantage could be pivotal should the two teams face each other in a best-of-seven series in the Eastern Conference finals. And lately, Cleveland hasn’t rocked. The Cavs went 7-10 in the month of March and have dropped five out of their last eight games. “We’re just in a bad spot right now,” James said after losing to the Chicago Bulls on Thursday. “Not disappointed with the effort. We’re just in a bad spot. We’re going …

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Stephen Colbert lampoons news that Mike Pence refuses to dine with women

April 1, 2017

If you were one of the millions of people confused AF by yesterday’s insane reveal about Mike Pence’s dining preferences, you are not alone. Stephen Colbert used his Thursday night monologue to make sense of the detail found in Karen Pence’s 2002 The Hill profile, explaining that he never eats alone with a woman other than his wife and that he wont attend events featuring alcohol without her by his side. *pause to scratch your head* Can our VP ever keep it in his pants? Find …

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First on CNN: Secret Service employees expected to face discipline over WH fence jumper

March 24, 2017

Washington (CNN)At least six Secret Service employees are expected to face discipline over a security breach on March 10 in which a man gained entry to White House grounds, a Secret Service source told CNN Thursday. On the evening of March 10, a man managed to jump multiple fences and was on White House grounds for more than 16 minutes before he was apprehended beneath President Donald Trump’s bedroom windows. Trump was in the White House at the time. The source said the employees facing …

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More police to patrol London, which is still the ‘safest global city,’ mayor says

March 24, 2017

(CNN)In a dramatic show of force one day after a deadly terror attack, police will fan out Thursday and into the weekend across London, the mayor said while insisting the English capital remains “the safest global city in the world.” “We’re doing all we can to keep Londoners safe,” Mayor Sadiq Khan told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour. “We’re doing all that we can to keep visitors safe. We’re doing all that we can to keep our city safe.” …

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