Roy Halladay Dies in Plane Crash
The two-time Cy Young Award winner was 40 years old.
Truck Driver Plows Into Bikers in Manhattan, Kills 8 in Possible Terror Attack
An unidentified man drove a pickup truck onto a popular bike path in lower Manhattan, leaving eight people dead and injuring many more.
‘Pet Sematary’ Remake Gets Writer-Director Team Behind ‘Starry Eyes’
The remake of Stephen King’s ’Pet Sematary,’ about a secret graveyard where buried pets come back to life, finally lands its directors.
Cub Scout Den Kicks Out 11-Year-Old Who Asked Senator About Guns, Race
Ames Mayfield, a Cub Scout in Colorado, has been dismissed from his den after asking a state lawmaker some tough questions about gun control and racial stereotypes.
Boy Scouts to Begin Admitting Girls, From Cub Scout Up to Eagle Scout
The Boy Scouts of America will soon open up its programs, allowing girls to join Cub Scout units and also to become Eagle Scouts, the organization's highest rank.
The Best Uses of Tom Petty Songs in Movies, From ‘Silence of the Lambs’ to ‘Jerry Maguire’
Rock icon Tom Petty passed away yesterday at the age of 66. Petty’s music was featured in numerous films, notably ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ and ‘Jerry Maguire.’
Wrestling Icon Ric Flair in Medically Induced Coma, Preparing for Surgery
Ric Flair, a star of the professional wrestling world for decades, entered the hospital over the weekend facing "tough medical issues" that appear to have gotten even more serious. A World Wrestling Entertainment source told TMZ that Flair is now in a medically induced coma and will undergo a surgical procedure...
White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci Ousted After Just 10 Days on the Job
Anthony Scaramucci, installed as White House communications director on July 21, has resigned following the appointment of John Kelly as President Donald Trump's new chief of staff.
‘Game of Thrones’ Death Rankings: Which Characters Won’t Survive Season 7?
Game of Thrones has famously specialized in death ever since Ned Stark beheaded a deserting Night’s Watchman in the third scene of the very first episode. But that poor guy, we hardly even knew him — for as we would soon find out, Game of Thrones‘ true talent is in killing off major characters.
O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After 9 Years in Prison for Robbery
He can go free as early as October 1.