iOS app Android app

All The News

Riot Fears Prompt Closure Of Baltimore Mall After Freddie Gray Funeral

Arthur Delaney | April 27, 2015 | Politics
BALTIMORE -- Riot fears prompted a shopping mall to close Monday after the funeral for Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old who died in police custody here earlier this month. Greg Harris, a spokesman for the Mondawmin Mall, said the mall made the decision in consultation with police and...

You Want In On A Foodie Secret? Massage Your Kale.

Nick Visser | April 27, 2015 | Taste
Kale is a conundrum wrapped in a vegetable. If you want to be hip, you need to eat it, drink it, spritz it and love it in all of its various forms. But the leafy green has a lot of drawbacks: It...

Baltimore Orioles Executive Passionately Defends Freddie Gray Protesters

Lucy McCalmont | April 27, 2015 | Sports
The COO of the team said focus should be on cities like Baltimore are suffering, rather than ballpark protocols following the protests.

Tulsa Undersheriff Resigns Amid Allegations He Falsified Training Records Of Eric Harris' Killer

Katie Sola | April 27, 2015 | Crime
Tulsa Country Undersheriff Tim Albin has resigned after documents revealed he unfairly promoted Robert Bates, the volunteer reserve deputy who mistakenly shot Eric Harris earlier this month. Tulsa World reports that recently released documents show Albin falsified Bates' training records and quashed his colleagues' concerns about the deputy....

Cop Behind Wheel In Wrong-Way Fatal Had .24 BAC: Prosecutor

David Moye | April 27, 2015 | Crime
NEW YORK (AP) — Toxicology results show that an off-duty New Jersey officer behind the wheel in a wrong-way crash that killed another officer and a friend on a New York City highway was drunk, a Staten Island prosecutor said Monday. Tests show Linden Officer Pedro Abad's blood alcohol content...

Subjecting Children To P!nk Not A Sign Of Bad Parenting, Judge Rules

Brittany Wong | April 27, 2015 | Divorce
A New Jersey judge has shut down a father’s complaint that his ex was abusing her parental discretion when she took their daughter to a P!nk concert in 2013. The reason? Attending the concert may have put the (then) 11-year-old into harm’s way and traumatized her, putting the child’s safety...

Téa Leoni, Tim Daly Make Their Red Carpet Debut At White House Correspondents' Dinner

Brittany Wong | April 27, 2015 | Divorce
It's red carpet official! Téa Leoni and Tim Daly made their first public appearance as a couple Saturday at the 2015 White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington D.C. The pair, who confirmed their relationship in December 2014, play on-screen spouses on the CBS drama "Madam Secretary." Leoni,...

Jada Pinkett Smith Explains Why She Is 'Confused' About Hillary Clinton's 2016 Presidential Bid

Brennan Williams | April 27, 2015 | Black Voices
Earlier this month Hillary Clinton ended years of speculation by launching her second presidential bid. And while some were excited to hear Clinton’s announcement, Jada Pinkett Smith is a bit apprehensive about her 2016 aspirations. The actress and philanthropist recently penned an open Facebook letter...

More Conservatives Are Coming Out Against The Death Penalty

Kim Bellware | April 27, 2015 | Politics
Marc Hyden said a Georgia-based tea partyer came up to him in February with a bit of a confession. "I’ve been against the death penalty for 30 years," the man said. "I just never told anyone." It's a sentiment Hyden, a coordinator for Conservatives Concerned About The...

Jury Instructions Begin In Trial Of Colorado Theater Shooter James Holmes

Ryan Grenoble | April 27, 2015 | Crime
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys in the case of Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes began giving opening statements Monday, marking the start of a long-awaited trial that is expected to take months and include emotionally wrenching testimony. Holmes has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to killing 12...

Leaders In Nepal To Donate 1-Month Salary To Earthquake Relief Efforts

Robbie Couch | April 27, 2015 | Impact
Government officials in Nepal and India are digging into their own pockets to help alleviate devastation caused by a magnitude-7.9 earthquake that rattled the region on Saturday. During a Constituent Assembly meeting on Monday in Nepal's capital city of Kathmandu, all legislators agreed to donate the equivalent of...

'Ted 2' Red Band Trailer Is Just So Dirty

Jessica Goodman | April 27, 2015 | Entertainment
Welp, looks like "Ted 2" will feature a lot of talk about Tom Brady's penis, in addition to an actual Tom Brady cameo. In the new red band trailer for "Ted 2," Universal reveals more of the sequel's plot. Ted and Tammy Lynn want to have...

The Whimsical, Photoshop-Free Newborn Pictures You Have To See To Believe

Caroline Bologna | April 27, 2015 | Parents
Polish parents Ania Waluda and Michal Zawer are photographers and bloggers, and when their daughter Emilia was born, they decided to get extra creative with their newborn photos. Inspired by imaginative twentieth century photographers like Philippe Halsman and Jean Dieuzaide, Waluda and Zawer created a photo shoot that was...

Zosia Mamet Displays Her Dramatic Range In 'Bleeding Heart'

Erin Whitney | April 27, 2015 | Entertainment
Zosia Mamet is best known as the neurotic, speed-talking Shoshanna Shapiro on HBO's "Girls," as well as for her roles in "Parenthood" and "Mad Men." But the actress took some time away from the small screen to star alongside Jessica Biel in a new indie drama that premiered at the...

Elizabeth Smart Joins Search For Elizabeth Salgado

David Lohr | April 27, 2015 | Crime
Kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart and her father have joined the family of Elizabeth Elena Luna Salgado in an effort to raise awareness about the woman's disappearance. "I do believe she's alive and I do believe we can bring her home," Elizabeth Smart said...

Women Who Sit Too Much May Have Higher Risk Of Breast And Endometrial Cancer

Anna Almendrala | April 27, 2015 | Healthy Living
By: Rachael Rettner Published: April 24, 2015 04:31pm ET on LiveScience. Too much time spent sitting at work and during off hours may increase women's risk of breast and endometrial cancer, a new study from Sweden suggests. Researchers analyzed information from more than 29,000 Swedish...

Trans Model Geena Rocero: We Need To Stop Looking At Bruce Jenner 'From The Conversation Of This Victim Mentality'

Emily Tess Katz | April 27, 2015 | Gay Voices
Geena Rocero is eager for the conversation surrounding Bruce Jenner to evolve past a lamentation of the 65 years the former Olympian spent hiding his gender and into a celebration of the promising future he now has as an out and proud transgender woman. "We have to move...

How To Help Nepal: 13 Charities Delivering Critical Support To Nepal Earthquake Victims

Eleanor Goldberg | April 27, 2015 | Impact
Aid groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here's a look at humanitarian efforts under way in Nepal and how to donate online: UNICEF The U.N. children's agency, UNICEF, says nearly 1 million children in...

Sen. Grassley: No Need To Fix Voting Rights Act Since 'More Minorities Are Already Voting'

Jennifer Bendery | April 27, 2015 | Politics
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), chairman of the Judiciary Committee, said Monday he doesn't expect to bring up legislation to restore the Voting Rights Act, because lots of minority people are already voting. During an event at the National Press Club, Grassley was asked about the committee considering a...

Stephen Hawking Has Some Encouraging Words About Zayn Malik Leaving One Direction

Taylor Pittman | April 27, 2015 | Teen
Still in need of some comfort after Zayn Malik’s departure from One Direction? Stephen Hawking has you covered. Hawking made an appearance at the Sydney Opera House Saturday night via hologram, USA Today reports. The esteemed physicist discussed topics like religion, black holes and...