European fix for VW diesels complies with law, but real-world emissions still too high

April 20, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Follow John Updates to the millions of Volkswagen TDI diesel cars that turned out not to meet European emission regulations were supposed to be well underway by now. German authorities had signed off on the modifications—software updates and for one group of engines, a new plastic insert to alter incoming airflow—and VW began the updates …

Why New York matters

April 20, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Story highlights High stakes for Trump, Clinton in New York primary 95 delegates up for grabs for GOP; 247 delegates at stake for Democrats New York (CNN)For the first time in decades, New Yorkers are poised to play a crucial role in shaping the presidential nomination process. As Empire State voters head to the polls …

New York's primary: What to watch

April 20, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Story highlights Tuesday’s primary features three candidates who have called New York home The Empire State has 95 delegates, but only 14 of them are awarded at the statewide level. Polls close in the New York primary at 9 p.m. ET. Watch CNN or visit cnn.com/go for special coverage of tonight’s election. 2016 Delegate Tracker …

Lost arch rebuilt in London

April 20, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Story highlights A replica of Syria’s 2,000-year-old Triumphal Arch has been unveiled in London The scale model was built using 3-D printing techniques London (CNN)A replica of a 2,000-year-old Syrian monument demolished by ISIS militants has been built and unveiled in London’s Trafalgar Square. The scale model of Palmyra’s Triumphal Arch, which was destroyed in …

Rob Kardashian's Driver's License Expires as Two Speeding Tickets Surface

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Rocstar/FAMEFLYNET PICTURES Rob Kardashian has experienced some serious speed bumps when it comes to his driving record. E! News can confirm thatBlac Chyna‘s fiancé recently received two speeding tickets earlier in the year when he drove to Texas to pick up his leading lady from jail. The first instance happened on January 30 when New …

Chrissy Teigen Shares First Photo of Newborn Daughter Luna

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Instagram There’s that precious baby girl! Chrissy Teigen just took to Instagram to share the very first picture of her newborn daughter, Luna! The sweet snapshot shows the new mom sitting outside staring at her little one, who is adorably relaxing in her famous mama’s arms. The supermodel flashes a smile at her daughter, giving …

Deadly Taliban attack rocks Kabul

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Story highlights Suicide bombing rips open back wall of building, official says Gunman who entered building later killed, he says Taliban claim responsibility for attack in Kabul (CNN)An explosion rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Tuesday morning — the apparent work of Taliban militants targeting a security team that protects government VIPs, a police …

Bridal Fashion Week Spring 2017: The Best Wedding Gown Trends

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Randy Brooke/Getty Images We asked Keija Minor, editor in chief of Brides, to share her favorite trends from Bridal Fashion Week.  It’s been a gorgeous week in New York City! The sun is shining at last, tulips are blooming and—best of all—the top designers in bridal unveiled their new collections at spring 2017 Bridal Fashion …

7 Reasons Behati Prinsloo and Adam Levine's Daughter Is Already Set to Live the High Life

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

WENN.com Just over a month after news broke that Behati Prinsloo and Adam Levine are expecting their first child together, E! News has learned that they will welcome a baby girl! While we’d obviously love a mini-Adam heartbreaker running around, we can’t help but smile over the thought of the fabulous (not to mention, fashionable) …

People Keep Naming Their Cats After This Singer and We Can't Figure Out Why

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Via twenty20/2fluffytuxedos Have you ever woken up one morning and said to yourself, “I wonder what the most popular cat names are these days?” No? That’s fine, and we still like you. In case you have, or if you’re just a cat lover, you’re going to want to know this information. Rover.com, an Airbnb for pets …

Judge rejects tabloid's motion to dismiss Blake Shelton suit

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Blake Shelton’s defamation lawsuit against In Touch Weekly will proceed after a judge Tuesday rejected a motion to dismiss the case by the tabloid’s publisher. U.S. District Judge Christina Snyder in Los Angeles ruled that the country music star had shown that a headline the tabloid published in September 2015 that declared “Rehab for Blake” …

'Team Foxcatcher': Dave Schultz' widow says John Du Pont stalked family even from jail

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

NEW YORK –  Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz was murdered by John du Pont, the heir to Du Pont Chemical, in 1996. Dave and his wrestler brother Mark Schultz’s story was told in the acclaimed 2014 film “Foxcatcher,” and now Dave’s widow Nancy Schultz is releasing a Netflix documentary, “Team Foxcatcher,” which debuted at the Tribeca Film …

Pat Boone: ‘Saturday Night Live’ skit was anti-Christian

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Pat Boone is calling out “Saturday Night Live” for a recent skit that parodied “God’s Not Dead 2.”  Boone claims the skit – titled “God is a Boob Man”— is anti-Christian, anti-Semitic and “outright sacrilege.”  In the skit, a woman is being forced by a Jewish ACLU lawyer to declare that “God is gay.” Boone …

Dax Shepard reveals he was molested as a child

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Cast member Dax Shepard poses at the premiere of “This Is Where I Leave You” in Hollywood, California September 15, 2014. The movie opens in the U.S. on September 19. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) – RTR46DEX Dax Shepard has come forward to reveal that he was molested as a child. “It took me …

Kellie Pickler still friends with Taylor Swift, but not part of her 'squad'

April 19, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Country star Kellie Pickler is one of America’s true sweethearts. She rose to fame on Fox’s “American Idol” stars, soon after which she became friend with an up-and-coming country singer Taylor Swift, before Swift had her “squad.”  “I’m not a part of any squad, per se,” Pickler told FOX411 of her current status. “I just …

Why Rock 'n' Roll Legends Aren't Afraid to Fight Back Against Latest Anti-LGBT Laws

April 18, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Jason Oxenham/Getty Images Some of the biggest names in rock ‘n’ roll are fighting back against the latest anti-LGBT laws in one of the most effective ways they know how: by refusing to perform in the states where the controversial legislation has been passed. Pearl Jam is the most recent band to speak out and …