'Hunger Games' star Amandla Stenberg says she identifies as bisexual

January 9, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

November 16, 2015. Actress Amandla Stenberg attends the premiere of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Getty Images) “Hunger Games” star Amandla Stenberg has become an outspoken advocate on representation and cultural appropriation in recent years, even calling out the Queen of Instagram herself, Kylie Jenner, for a cornrow …

Madonna tearfully addresses 'challenging times' amid custody battle

January 9, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

January 2016. Madonna in concert. (Getty Images) Madonna breaks down! The 57-year-old fought back tears on Wednesday during a performance in Mexico City, opening up about facing a “challenging” time in her life. “We all go through challenging times in our life.. And that includes me. I too go through challenging times in my life, right …

Record-breaking 'Star Wars' movie opens in China

January 9, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Jan 9, 2016. People walk past a poster for the new “Star Wars” movie at a movie theater in Beijing, China. (The Associated Press) The record-breaking “Star Wars” opened Saturday in China, where it is far from certain to draw in enough moviegoers to knock off “Avatar” as the world’s all-time biggest grossing movie. “Star Wars: …

Sylvester Stallone on Donald Trump, Republicans and running for office

January 9, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

January 5, 2016. Sylvester Stallone attends The National Board of Review Gala, held to honor the 2015 award winners, in New York City. (Reuters) Sylvester Stallone has packed many jobs onto his resume over the years: movie star, screenwriter, director, producer and painter of Kafkaesque portraits, but in a new interview with Variety, he revealed that …

Leonardo DiCaprio explains why he'll never direct a movie

January 9, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Jan 8, 2016. Leonardo DiCaprio poses at the premiere of “The Revenant” in Hollywood, CA. (Reuters) Most actors harbor dreams of directing a movie of their own one day, but not Leonardo DiCaprio. For a recent cover story about “The Revenant,” which opened yesterday in wide release, DiCaprio offered a lengthy explanation to why he didn’t …

2017 Hyundai Ioniq, Honda Accord Hybrid Hiatus, Intercity Fast Charging: Today's Car News

January 8, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Today, we have some details on the Prius-fighting 2017 Hyundai Ioniq hybrid, the Honda Accord Hybrid goes on hiatus, and the case for intercity fast charging for electric cars. All this and more on Green Car Reports. A Tesla representative will testify at a Federal Trade Commission hearing on auto-dealer franchise laws. The Honda Accord …

Electric-Car Buyers Not As Loyal To The Plug As They Think

January 8, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Follow John It’s often said that once you drive an electric car, you’ll never want to go back to one with a conventional engine. And various surveys of first-time drivers to actual plug-in car buyers support that notion. But some new data indicate that people who’ve owned an electric car don’t, in fact, always buy …

Alyssa Milano and Wendy Williams argue over breastfeeding snapshots

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Alyssa Milano and Wendy Williams won’t be exchanging parenting tips, especially where breastfeeding is concerned. The actress tussled with the TV personality during an appearance on “The Wendy Williams Show” this week, after Williams noted that Milano has stirred up controversy over breastfeeding photos she posted on Instagram. “I was surprised by the reaction and I was surprised that I then …

'One Day at a Time' star Pat Harrington Jr. dies at 86

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Actors Bonnie Franklin (L to R), Pat Harrington Jr, Mackenzie Phillips and Glenn Scarpelli arrive for the 10th Annual TV Land Awards at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York April 14, 2012. (Reuters) Pat Harrington Jr., who memorably played the superintendent Dwayne Schneider on “One Day at a Time,” has died, his rep told FOX411. …

2017 Chevy Bolt EV, VW Diesel Delays, Electric Microbus Fast Charging: Today's Car News

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Today, we have a first look at the production 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV, including a first drive of a development vehicle at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Meanwhile, Volkswagen struggles to find a fix for its non-compliant diesel cars that will satisfy regulators, and hints that a production electric Microbus could use Porsche’s 800-volt …

VW Diesel Reality Check: Company, Regulators Still Far Apart On Modifications

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

It’s been months since the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) revealed that Volkswagen had admitted it installed illegal “defeat device” software on its TDI diesel cars. But the company still can’t say when it plans to begin a U.S. recall of the affected cars. And it looks like customers stuck with non-compliant diesels will have …

2016 Electric Motorcycle Buyers Guide

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Follow Ben The electric motorcycle industry continues to mature as Zero Motorcycles leads the way with the highest sales and most models. Zero added two new bikes to its lineup for 2016, and its prices have come down while performance has gone up.  Several established manufacturers gave us a glimpse of their plans for electric …

Wrestling meets faith in new movie 'The Masked Saint' with Rowdy Roddy Piper

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

“The Masked Saint” will be bitter sweet for fans of the late wrestling legend Rowdy Roddy Piper. Piper portrayed a “shady” wrestling promoter named Nicky Stone in the action packed, faith based film. Brett Granstaff, the lead actor and co-writer shared with FOX411 that even on set, Piper made time for his loyal audience. “There …

FOX411's star snaps of the day

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

FOX411’s star snaps of the day What are those kooky celebs up to now?  FoxNews.com http://www.foxnews.com/ Shelley Hennig The “Teen Wolf” walked the red carpet at the People’s Choice Awards in Los Angeles in an electric blue jumper with a serious cutout. She told FOX411, “It’s insane (to be nominated)! First of all I never …

How the 'male pill' could actually work

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Story highlights Oral contraceptives for men are in development Japanese researchers have made mice reversibly infertile Also being trialled are injections that block sperm from leaving a man’s body Vital Signs is a monthly program bringing viewers health stories from around the world. (CNN)“The Pill” — two words synonymous with birth control. But more than …

Fuel-Economy Gains Slowed In 2014, Reversed This Year

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As gas prices dropped and sales of less-efficient vehicles increased, improvements in U.S. new-car average fuel economy came to a halt in 2015. Two separate analyses show that the average fuel economy of new cars sold in the U.S. slowed in 2014, and decreased last year. The sales-weighted average window sticker fuel economy of new …

144-year-old Arctic shipwreck discovered

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Story highlights The two ships got stuck in the Chukchi Sea in the 19th century The team that found the ship says climate change may have helped in the search (CNN)Archaeologists have discovered parts of two 19th-century whaling ships in the Arctic, thanks to sonar technology, intrepid divers and … climate change? “With less ice …

Volkswagen’s Future Battery Packs, EV Platform: Development Details

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

Volkswagen’s Future Battery Packs, EV Platform: Development Details Email This Page Your email was sent successfully. Close Follow Bengt [% } %] [% }); %] ]]> The Volkswagen Budd-e Concept that was revealed at CES this week marks several firsts. While there are some radically different design and interface approaches (like expanded gesture controls), several …

World's most on-time airlines

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

(CNN)People who claim that traveling is better than arriving have clearly never passed through an airport in Japan. New stats published by travel analysts OAG reveal that if you’re flying into one of two major Japanese airports, you’re more likely to experience a punctual touchdown or takeoff. Osaka Itami — with a punctuality rating of …

Twitter reacts to Netflix launch in Africa

January 7, 2016,  has blogged 12908 posts

(CNN)On Wednesday, streaming giant Netflix made the surprise announcement that its services would be extended to cover 130 new countries. You can now watch Netflix in… South Korea, Afghanistan, Angola, Antarctica, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Benin… — Netflix US (@netflix) January 6, 2016 The new markets include all 54 states of Africa, and Twitter users across …