Mormon Church supports protections for gays, drawing praise and criticism
Dan Taylor - 11 hours ago
Mormon Church supports protections for gays, drawing praise and criticism
Some hailed the decision as a symbolic gesture of progress, others argued that the church was simply trying to make a preemptive strike in advance of the Supreme Court ruling to not appear bigoted.
California bill seeks to ban e-cigarettes in public spaces, ramp up enforcement California bill seeks to ban e-cigarettes in public spaces, ramp up enforcement
Dan Taylor - Jan 27, 2015
The lawmaker proposing it argues that e-cigarettes are addicting and contain many of the harmful elements of regular cigarettes.
Joan Rivers' daughter Melissa has sued the clinic where her mother stopped breathing Joan Rivers' daughter Melissa has sued the clinic where her mother stopped breathing
Ann Savage - Jan 27, 2015
The suit names the clinic and five doctors on charges of negligence in the August 2014 procedure that led to the death of the legendary comic.
Selma's director and star re-teaming for a film set during Hurricane Katrina Selma's director and star re-teaming for a film set during Hurricane Katrina
Ann Savage - Jan 27, 2015
Ava DuVernay and David Oyelwo will be making their third film together.
Is the superhero genre overcrowded?
Stephen Jordan - Jan 27, 2015
Are superhero properties starting to feel overwhelming?
Fantastic Four reboot apparently will deliver a surprise trailer
Stephen Jordan - Jan 27, 2015
An insider has revealed that Fox will debut the first trailer for their Fantastic Four reboot.
Fantastic Four reboot apparently will deliver a surprise trailer
Stephen Jordan - Jan 27, 2015
An insider has revealed that Fox will debut the first trailer for their Fantastic Four reboot.
Does the Grammy voting academy respect hip-hop?
Stephen Jordan - Jan 27, 2015
It has been discussed for quite a while that the Grammy's may have a bias against the genre of rap.
Review: Still Alice
Stephen Jordan - Jan 26, 2015
Julianne Moore portrays a heartbreaking portrait of a professor who's mind is slowly deteriorating due to Alzheimer's.
Miley Cyrus named new face of MAC cosmetics' Viva Glam campaign to support HIV-AIDS relief Miley Cyrus named new face of MAC cosmetics' Viva Glam campaign to support HIV-AIDS relief
Steven DiCarlo - Jan 26, 2015
Cyrus hopes her time as face of Viva Glam campaign will help us see "a cure for HIV-AIDS in our lifetime."
Cumberbatch apologizes for referring to fellow actors as 'colored'
Jamie Lloyd - Jan 26, 2015
The actor unfortunately used outmoded and offensive term while discussing diversity with a black talk show host.
Browns' Josh Gordon faces one year NFL suspension Browns' Josh Gordon faces one year NFL suspension
Carson Link - Jan 26, 2015
Browns' receiver Josh Gordon's career in jeopardy after failed drug test.
Miss Universe photo controversy causes pageants to focus more on politics Miss Universe photo controversy causes pageants to focus more on politics
Steven DiCarlo - Jan 26, 2015
Miss Universe Organization President instructs contestants to think about their country's politics following release of controversial picture featuring Miss Lebanon and Miss Israel standing together.
Review: Boyhood
Stephen Jordan - Jan 26, 2015
Richard Linklater's Boyhood transcends the cinematic framework its tory is told in, and captures life and humanity at its core.
Exoplanet J1407b is much larger than Jupiter, has rings that dwarf Saturn's
Justin Beach - Jan 26, 2015
If Saturn had similar rings they would be visible from Earth at night and brighter than the full moon, say researchers.
Boko Haram attacks the northern city of Maiduguri
Kristen Psaki - Jan 26, 2015
Boko Haram attacked the city of Maiduguri in Nigeria on Sunday.
Tom Petty has earned a writing credit for Sam Smith's Stay With Me
Ann Savage - Jan 26, 2015
Smith and his cowriters acknowledged an unintentional similarity between their song and Petty's hit I Won't Back Down.
Reaction to Obama's reported plans for Alaska Reaction to Obama's reported plans for Alaska
Deven Bhagwandin - Jan 26, 2015
Republicans denounce Obama's plan while conservationists applaud his announcement.
Emma Watson will be Belle in the new live-action Beauty and the Beast Emma Watson will be Belle in the new live-action Beauty and the Beast
Ann Savage - Jan 26, 2015
Watson announced the news on her Facebook account Monday morning.
Palin, Republicans spar at GOP summit in Iowa
Michelle Fitzsimmons - Jan 26, 2015
GOP speakers had a field day with President Obama, Hillary Clinton and their own party members at Saturday's Iowa Freedom Summit.
Major snow storm to hit Northeast Major snow storm to hit Northeast
Chad Wicklund - Jan 26, 2015
The east coast braces for more winter weather
Alabama appeals decision that would allow for same-sex marriage
Agustin Guerrero - Jan 26, 2015
Alabama seeks to appeal judge's decision to strike down the state's ban on gay marriage.
NFL's Pro Bowl remains successful despite detractors NFL's Pro Bowl remains successful despite detractors
Christopher Duggan - Jan 26, 2015
Theoretically, the Pro Bowl is a dream exhibition match between the NFL's star players and performers
Emma Watson cast as a Disney princess Emma Watson cast as a Disney princess
Meredith Rodefer - Jan 26, 2015
Emma Watson is set to play Belle in Disney's live-action adaptation of 'Beauty and the Beast.'
California turkey farm quarantined after confirmed case of bird flu California turkey farm quarantined after confirmed case of bird flu
Agustin Guerrero - Jan 26, 2015
The USDA has confirmed a case of H5N8 avian influenza in a California turkey farm.
Documentary on Scientology alleges Cruise had Kidman's phone tapped
Jamie Lloyd - Jan 26, 2015
The Church of Scientology is vigorously denying claims in Alex's Gibney's new film "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief."
Oculus to create virtual-reality movies Oculus to create virtual-reality movies
Rob Goldman - Jan 26, 2015
Facebook division is focusing on creating content for the popular virtual reality headset
Quadcopter drone crash lands on White House lawn Quadcopter drone crash lands on White House lawn
Beth Balen - Jan 26, 2015
The crash of a quadcopter drone triggered a lockdown at the White House early Monday morning.
SAG Awards 2015: Diversity is the real winner
Rob Goldman - Jan 26, 2015
Here's a look at every winner at the 2015 SAG Awards.
While diversity may be lacking at the Oscars, it can be found on television While diversity may be lacking at the Oscars, it can be found on television
Frederick Mintchell - Jan 26, 2015
While diversity may be lacking at the Oscars, it can be found on television with interesting roles for older actors and actors of color.
Prime Minister Modi's outfits overshadow Michelle Obama in Indian media during visit Prime Minister Modi's outfits overshadow Michelle Obama in Indian media during visit
Beth Balen - Jan 26, 2015
Michelle Obama started a media frenzy with her outfit, but Indian media seems more interested in what PM Modi wore
Most breast cancer patients do not know what kind of tumor they have
Kate Ferguson - Jan 26, 2015
A recent study shows that most women diagnosed with breast cancer are not knowledgeable about what type of tumor they have.
Obama seeks to further protect Alaskan Wildlife
Kerry Sullivan - Jan 26, 2015
President Obama proposes designating 12 million acres as "wilderness".
Spacecraft captures historic new close-ups of Pluto
Katharine Gripp - Jan 26, 2015
NASA's New Horizons will reveal the first high-resolution images of the dwarf planet at the edge of the solar system.
Fear in Florida over GMO insects
Katharine Gripp - Jan 26, 2015
Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be set loose on the Florida Keys.
Will WHO handle the next crisis better than Ebola?
Katharine Gripp - Jan 25, 2015
In the wake of the world's worst Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organization has promised to take steps toward reform.
TurboTax tax software prices being raised by Intuit: Customers infuriated by changes
David Keup - Jan 25, 2015
As Intuit raises prices on TurboTax software and causes a controversy with its customers, competitors try to take advantage of the situation in order to increase market share.
Will Apple beat first-quarter earnings estimates? Will Apple beat first-quarter earnings estimates?
Slav Kandyba - Jan 25, 2015
Analysts expect the iPhone maker to beat earnings estimates when official numbers are released on Jan. 27.
Rihanna drops surprise track off new record
Katharine Gripp - Jan 25, 2015
Singer amps up the star power by teaming up with Kanye, Paul McCartney
Sleater-Kinney returns to critical acclaim after 10 year hiatus
Stephen Jordan - Jan 25, 2015
Washington Indie/Punk Rock band Sleater-Kinney are back in the praises and critics and music fans, with the release of their 8th album No Cities To Love.
SkyMall bankruptcy and possible online disappearance surprises no one SkyMall bankruptcy and possible online disappearance surprises no one
Beth Balen - Jan 25, 2015
SkyMall catalogs will no longer be available on flights and travelers are not surprised by the news.