Carbon emissions from U.S. power generation fall to 25-year low

October 14, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Wind farm, by Flickr user Patrick Finnegan (Used under CC License) Enlarge Photo While automakers work to meet stricter carbon-emissions standards, another sector of the U.S. economy has already made notable progress in reducing ts emissions. Carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions from electricity generation during the first six months of 2016 were the lowest since 1991, according …

Stars who hunt

October 14, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

It was the punk pop star’s toughness and affinity for hunting that attracted the singer’s first manager. ”When I first saw her, I liked her voice, and obviously the looks, but it was the attitude,” Lavigne’s first manager Cliff Fabri told EW.com. “She goes hunting all the time with her brother and dad. Here’s this …

Trump fights for survival as groping allegations grow

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Trump accused the press, the political establishment, international banks, the Justice Department and Hillary Clinton’s campaign of conspiring against the American electorate. “The corrupt establishment knows that we are a great threat to their criminal enterprise,” the Republican presidential nominee told supporters in West Palm Beach, Florida. “This is a struggle for the survival of …

Chinese Swimming Star Embroiled in Love Child Scandal

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday – Chinese swimmer and Olympic gold-medalist Sun Yang is rumored to have a two-year-old illegitimate son. The baby’s mother is known to be flight attendant Nian Nian, Sun Yang’s ex-girlfriend 5 years his senior. [Sun Yang and his former girlfriend Nian Nian. It seems certain that they have a …

Michelle Obama's Speech Was Exactly What We Needed To Hear

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Michelle Obama’s speech today may have just changed the fate of this election. At least, it should. Her words need to be heard by anyone with a beating heart because election has gone far past a joke, or a heated political campaign. This election has caused a rift within our society that is resonating internationally. …

We Know Which Halloween Movies You Should Be Watching on Netflix This Season

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Much has been written about the dearth of high-quality movies on Netflix. It is rife with inspiring, funny, interesting and award-winning television programs; this is not up for debate. The problem lies with its film catalog, where one is more likely to find titles like Beauty & the Briefcase, which follows Hilary Duffas a journalist who …

(VIDEO) Online Live TV Brings Broadcasters Efficiencies: Verizon's Jacob

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Time was, it was online delivery that required investment decisions and a strategic shift. But now, for broadcasters looking for efficiency and transformation in how to deliver live TV, online networks are the way to go. Thats according to Verizon Digital Media Services, a wing of the telco that offers CDN and live transmission services …

(VIDEO) Magna's Cohen 'Very Encouraged' With Early Addressable Cross-Platform Results

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

“It’s not the wild, wild West but it’s close to it,” is how Magna NA’s chief David Cohen sees the present cross-device, addressable video advertising landscape. The challenge is coming up with a standardized way of targeting and measuring the results. “It’s the front that I think will get the most amount of effort, interest …

His moment of reckoning

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Presidential campaigns always fear the October surprise. In Trump’s case it was a pattern of demeaning behavior toward women that took on new significance after a weekend bracketed by two explosive reports. Trump’s most enthusiastic supporters stand by their man The first was The Washington Post release of a 2005 hot mic conversation in which …

Threatens to sue NY Times

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Reports: Multiple women accuse Trump of groping The New York Times’ general counsel has just informed Donald Trump’s lawyer, in scathing terms, that it will not retract its story about two women who claim that Trump touched them inappropriately. In a letter to Trump attorney Marc E. Kasowitz sent Thursday, New York Times general counsel …

Increased security in wake of Thai king's death

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Here’s the latest: • Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn is the king’s appointed successor • Thousands gathered at the hospital, shouting “Long live the king!” • Civil servants are ordered to wear black clothes for one year in mourning from Friday • US President Barack Obama described the king as a man of “grace and warmth” …

Rapper Coolio charged with a felony after gun found in bag at LAX

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

LAS VEGAS, NV – AUGUST 15: Coolio performs at a Starry Night for Make A Wish of Southern Nevada at Hyde at The Bellagio in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 15, 2015. Credit: GDP Photos/MediaPunch/IPX LOS ANGELES –  Authorities say rapper Coolio has been charged with a felony after a gun was found in …

Watch: Michelle Obama eviscerates Trump

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Speaking at a rally for Hillary Clinton in Manchester, New Hampshire, Obama lit into Trump over a video that surfaced last week in which he can be heard talking about being sexually aggressive with women. “I can’t believe I’m saying a candidate for president of the United States has bragged about sexually assaulting women,” Obama …

We Gotta Talk About This TBT With Halle Berry and Bethenny Frankel

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

A photo posted by Bethenny Frankel (@bethennyfrankel) on Oct 13, 2016 at 12:45pm PDT This might just be the Throwback Thursday to end all Throwback Thursday’s. Bethenny Frankelgraced social media with a classically retro snapshot from her beauty queen days, and it appears as if she once called none other than Halle Berry a fellow competitor! …

Miley Cyrus ''Loves Nesting'' With Liam Hemsworth: Details About Their Life at Home

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Miley Cyrus has opened up about not being “put in a box” when it comes to categorizing her sexuality, but if there’s one thing she’s certain about, it’s that she loves love. The 23-year-old singer and Liam Hemsworth have rekindled their flame, are re-engaged and going stronger than ever, proving that love can indeed conquer all. In fact, …

J.K. Rowling Confirms 5 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Films

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Warner Bros. Pictures Get ready, muggles and no-maj! J.K. Rowling confirmed Thursday at an IMAX fan event in London that there will be five Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them films. Originally, the new franchise was going to be a trilogy. The announcement comes about a month ahead of the first film’s release, which stars Eddie …

Jon Gosselin Celebrates Twins Mady and Cara's 16th Birthday Two Days Late

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Happy 16th Bday to Mady and Cara!!! ??????????October 8, 2000 seems forever ago. A photo posted by Jon Gosselin (@jongosselin1) on Oct 10, 2016 at 8:33am PDT Even though twins Madelyn (“Mady”) Gosselin and Cara Gosselin made their feelings about their father perfectly clear in a tell-all interview, Jon Gosselin wished them a very happy …

Corey Feldman drops American flag on ground during performance on 'Today'

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

Actor Corey Feldman arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (iheartradio-ARRIVALS) – RTR3NGSJ “We love you America!” With those words, Corey Feldman signed off from his comeback performance on the “Today Show” on Thursday, but not before angering some viewers …

Tom Hanks calls Donald Trump a 'self-involved gasbag of a candidate'

October 13, 2016,  has blogged 12088 posts

March 2, 2015. Tom Hanks arrives for “An Evening of Serious Fun Celebrating the Legacy of Paul Newman” event in New York.  (Reuters) Tom Hanks isn’t holding back. The actor voiced his opinion on Donald Trump and the 2016 presidential election during the Rome Film Festival. The “Sully” star, who was there to …