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Possible 'Black Widow' Spun Tangled Web Of Death

Associated Press | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.20.2014 | Crime

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police were looking for traces of poison in the home of a woman arrested on suspicion of killing her husband, one of six men w...

'Black Widow' Convicted In Murder Of Husband For Money Plot

Reuters | Posted 11.29.2014 | Crime

By Marice Richter FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept 29 (Reuters) - A Texas jury in what has been dubbed a "black widow" trial convicted a 45-yea...

14 Reasons Why Captain America: The Winter Soldier Is the Best Pop Movie of the Year

William Bradley | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier this month on disc and download reminds of what a terrific film it is. With some competition from its delightful Marvel Studios sibling, Guardians of the Galaxy, it's the best pop movie of the year.

Another Victory For Ariana Grande

rollingstonelogo | Posted 09.04.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By STEVE KNOPPER I remember when a huge pop event like MTV’s Video Music Awards could enha...

This Iggy Azalea Cover Trades In Beats For Banjos

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment

It's pretty rare for a rap song to get a makeover that trades its beats in for banjos -- but, as it turns out, it can be amazing. You may know The ...

Rita Ora & Iggy Azalea Turn Into Pseudo-Superheroes

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment

Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea debuted the music video for their collaborative song "Black Widow," and -- surprise! -- there's acting involved. No doubt, th...

Hey, Execs Who Think Female Characters Won't Sell -- Come Marvel At Marvel

The Huffington Post | Sara Roncero-Menendez | Posted 07.21.2014 | Women

On Tuesday's episode of "The View," Marvel revealed a bombshell: Its new "Thor" series will star not a male god of Thunder, but a female one. Not a Th...

Week in Film: Captain America 2, Dom Hemingway and More

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.01.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Maybe it's because the studio movies at this time of year are so universally dreadful, but I find myself drawn to the smaller films that bite and snarl and generally have bad manners: Bad Words, The Raid 2 and, this week, Dom Hemingway.

Marvel Boss Says Female Superhero Film Won't Happen Before 2016

Posted 10.21.2013 | Entertainment

Don't expect to see Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow have her own movie before 2016. That's the word from Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige, who told Mo...

Female Golfer Bitten By Black Widow During Tournament

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.13.2013 | Sports

Her toughness is probably on par with anyone's on the golf tour. Swedish golfer Daniela Holmqvist got bitten by what was initially reported to be a...

Love to Die For (SLIDESHOW)

The Nature Conservancy in California | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green
The Nature Conservancy in California

Just for fun, we thought we'd explore the darker side of love in the wild -- with animals that are willing to die for it!

Mealbreaker: Black Widow Spider Found In Whole Foods Grapes

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.05.2012 | Home

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgusting...

'Black Widow' Suspected Of Trying To Kill Another Husband

AP | Posted 10.06.2012 | Crime

SYDNEY, Nova Scotia -- A Canadian woman nicknamed the "Black Widow" for her ability to persuade grieving widowers to marry her is accused of trying to...

PHOTO: Why You Should Wash Fruit Before Eating It

Posted 08.02.2012 | Home

When Reddit user sickleshwam posted the above image, we were provided with the perfect illustration of why you should always wash your fruit befor...

Eek! Spider Invasion!

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.26.2012 | Weird News

Good thing Dylan Baumann isn't arachnophobic. Scores of venomous spiders have infested his apartment -- and six visits by the exterminator haven't fix...

Scarlett Johansson's Record-Breaking Paycheck

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment

Scarlett Johansson's turn as Black Widow in "The Avengers" was so well-received that producers are willing to throw some serious cash her way for the ...

Black Widows, Move Over! There's A New Spider In Town

| Posted 07.03.2012 | Los Angeles

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch By Susanne Rust Can the invasion of a non-native species ever be a good thing? In one c...

Black Widow May Have Met Its Match

Posted 07.03.2012 | Science

By: LiveScience Staff Published: 07/03/2012 09:46 AM EDT on LiveScience Black widow spiders seem to be universally feared. But who's scared of a b...

Why The Avengers May Be This Summer's Most Pro-Woman Blockbuster

Scott Mendelson | Posted 07.16.2012 | Women
Scott Mendelson

The way Joss Whedon and company present their female superheros merits acknowledgment primarily because of what they don't do. In short, they don't draw one damn bit of attention to it.

Scarlett Johansson Ready For Own 'Avengers' Movie

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 05.04.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- Scarlett Johansson is deep in Alfred Hitchcock's world now, playing Janet Leigh opposite Anthony Hopkins' Hitchcock in the late filmmak...

Movie Review: The Avengers

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.04.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Avengers is veined with wit, even as it offers exactly the kind of action that fanboys and normal movie-goers alike want out of something like this.

All-American Avengers Take on Aliens, Alienation

Greg Garrett | Posted 07.01.2012 | Home
Greg Garrett

The Avengers doesn't solve this problem of what to confront for us. Art rarely gives us definitive answers; it more often asks questions than answers them. But by bringing this current to the service, it could at least remind us of the possibilities open to us.

Crazy 'Avengers'-Themed Eye Makeup (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.29.2012 | Teen

With our 'Avengers' excitement reaching critical mass -- and the movie already breaking records oversees -- it's finally time to start thinking about ...

The Avengers in the Hunger Games Arena: Who Would Survive?

Katie Hawkes | Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment
Katie Hawkes

If you put the Avengers in a Hunger Games arena, who would survive? In the interest of I-don't-see-why-not, here's my own take on the question.

Paul Jr. Unveils Restored Black Widow Bike On 'American Chopper'

Posted 03.06.2012 | TV

On "American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior" (Mon., 9 p.m. EST on Discovery) Paul Teutul Jr. and the crew were in New York City to unveil the newly restor...