• Oliver Stone Slams Chinese Film Industry at Beijing International Film Festival

    The Oscar winning director sparked tension when he said that that no true co-production is possible until filmmakers in China address Chairman Mao Zedong's controversial legacy.

    The Hollywood Reporter
    • This Might Be the Most Awesome 13-Year-Old Girl on the Planet

      Allow us to introduce Ashol-Pan, a 13-year-old eagle huntress in Mongolia, and perhaps the world’s only female apprentice falconer. Inhabitants of the Altai mountain range on the west side of th

      • Pregnant Woman Dies After Horrifying Medical Mixup

        As far as medical mix-ups go, it's a horrifying one. In October 2011, a 32-year-old woman underwent an operation at Queen's Hospital outside of London; Maria De Jesus was suffering from appendicitis and needed to have her appendix removed. Instead, her r

        • Girl driving while texting hits cyclist: “I just don’t care”

          Texting while driving is so totally wrong. But according to 21-year-old Kimberly Davis, it’s totally not her fault. Davis, who according to phone records was texting with seven different people while driving her vehicle through Koroit, Australia, slammed into a … Continue reading →

          Daily Buzz
          • McDonald's foreign workers call it 'slavery'

            Foreign workers recruited from Belize are accusing McDonald’s Canada of treating them like ‘slaves,' by effectively forcing them to share an expensive apartment – then deducting almost half their take-home pay as rent.

            • 464 teachers still eligible to complete banned DVD course

              Despite the provincial government’s decision to no longer qualify teachers for automatic pay increases when they complete DVD courses from Drake University, 464 teachers are still eligible for the courses and subsequent pay raise.

              CBC38 mins ago
              • Bill Barry withdraws from Tory leadership race

                Corner Brook businessman Bill Barry has taken his name out of the running for Newfoundland and Labrador's PC leadership, virtually ensuring Frank Coleman will become the province's next premier.

                CBC38 mins ago
                • Manjit Panghali's daughter awarded more than $600K in damages

                  A BC Supreme Court judge has awarded more than $600,000 to the daughter of murdered Surrey teacher Manjit Panghali.

                  • Kate Middleton, Prince William Pose With Adorable Police Puppies in New Zealand: Pictures

                    Kate Middleton and Prince William posed with a couple of adorable police puppies during their visit to the Royal New Zealand Police College on April 16 -- see the photos!

                    Us Weekly
                    • Iran is complying with nuclear deal with powers - IAEA

                      Iran is complying with the terms of last year's interim nuclear agreement with six world powers and is continuing to reduce its most sensitive uranium stockpile, a monthly update from the U.N. atomic agency obtained by Reuters showed on Thursday. But the report by the International Atomic Energy…

                      Reuters20 mins ago
                      • 4 Tricks to Fall Asleep Faster

                        Tossing and turning when all you want is to snooze? Here's how to shut off your mind fast.

                        Healthy Living
                        • Rapper Jay Z brings 'Made in America' music fest to Los Angeles

                          By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rapper Jay Z joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday to announce that his music festival, "Budweiser Made in America," will be coming to downtown Los Angeles in August, giving the annual music bash a second venue. Grammy-winning Jay Z launched…

                          • Big Flush II: Teen cited for urinating in city water; Portland to drain 38 million gallons

                            PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland officials are once again preparing to flush millions of gallons of treated water because someone urinated in a city reservoir. Water Bureau Administrator David Shaff said 38 million gallons will be discarded after a 19-year-old was videotaped in the act Wednesday. Three…

                            The Canadian Press
                            • Police charge man, 19, in Heartbleed privacy breach at Canada Revenue Agency

                              OTTAWA - Police have charged a 19-year-old man from London, Ont., in connection with the loss of taxpayer data from the Canada Revenue Agency website. Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes was arrested at his residence Tuesday and is charged with unauthorized use of a computer and mischief in relation to…

                              The Canadian Press
                              • Malaysia Airlines mystery giving rise to hacker attacks

                                The story of the missing Malaysian Airlines plane has preoccupied people around the world for more than a month. It also looks to have inspired online scammers who exploit people's interest in trending news topics to install malware on their computers, internet security experts say.

                                • Roasted Potatoes, Done Right

                                  The right kind of spud makes the difference.

                                  Yahoo Food
                                  • South Dakota mystery solved: Teen girls died in 1971 car crash

                                    By Brendan O'Brien (Reuters) - The remains recovered from a car found overturned in a South Dakota creek last fall have been identified as those of two teenage girls who disappeared in 1971, and no foul play is suspected, authorities said on Tuesday. The girls, Cheryl Miller and Pamela Jackson,…

                                    • Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher’s Baby’s Gender Revealed!

                                      What we know for sure about Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher's adorable relationship is that the couple is engaged, due to the huge bling on her ring finger, Mila has effortless and chic maternity style and… not much else. Something exotic to reflect Mila's Ukrainian heritage or something all-American…

                                      • Robot sub finishes 1st full search of seabed in hunt for Malaysian plane; data being analyzed

                                        PERTH, Australia - A robotic submarine completed its first successful scan of the seabed Thursday in the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane, and investigators were analyzing the sub's data while also trying to identify the origins of a nearby oil slick. The Bluefin 21's first two missions were…

                                        The Canadian Press
                                        • George Brett and Lorde finally meet

                                          He inspired her to write her biggest hit (so far). But they had never met, until her concert in Vegas on Tuesday

                                          Big League Stew