American Popular News for 28 Aug 2016
VIRGINIA (The Borowitz Report)--Calling it a "scary moment" and a "close call," Donald Trump's campaign officials confirmed that they had recaptured Mike Pence after the Indiana governor attempted to... flee the campaign bus in the early hours of Friday morning.
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton couple up at the 2016 Apollo in the Hamptons benefit at The Creeks on Saturday (August 20) in East Hampton, New York. Also in attendance at the event were Jennifer... Lopez, Ciara, Usher, Chris Rock, Pharrell Williams, Jon Bon Jovi, Kimberly Nichole, Don Johnson and many more. The Roots acted
"There are no words we offer to give any real comfort for this tragic loss"
The 'Twilight' actress and her girlfriend both reportedly want to wear the same high-fashion brand for their wedding ceremony.
Thousands of people swarm a Taiwanese intersection in a scene reminiscent of science fiction
The Pentagon has spent billions of dollars since 2001 funneling roughly more than a million assault rifles, pistols, shotguns, and machine guns into Iraq and Afghanistan, helping to fuel lasting... conflict there, according to a new report by a London-based nonprofit research and advocacy group Action on Armed Violence. At least 949,582 of these small…
The pop star maintains support for the rain-ravaged state.
Taylor Swift will not be attending the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards this weekend, despite some reports. The 26-year-old singer is not nominated for any awards this year as the bulk of the singles from... her latest album 1989 were eligible at last year’s show. “Taylor was never scheduled to attend the VMAs,” an insider
It's not just the airlines that are screwing us over. It's what we're doing to each other.
Roof's actions were "consistent with the concept of leaderless resistance and martyrdom advocated by white supremacy extremist groups"
In the wake of stabbing attacks and a shooting rampage last month, the German government is planning to tell citizens they should prepare themselves for a catastrophic event by having a stockpile of... food and water, a German newspaper reports. On Sunday, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung said the Interior Ministry has prepared a 69-page "Concept for Civil Defense" that states the "population will be obliged to hold an individual supply of food for 10 days" and have enough drinking water to last five days. This would be the first time Germany issues such an order since the end of the Cold War. The paper says the report calls for Germans to "prepare appropriately for a development that could threaten our existence and cannot be categorically ruled out in the future," and says there...
Doing a weekly show like Saturday Night Live is sure to be nerve-wracking experience. They only have a week to get everything written and memorized, and sometimes skits change hours before the... performance. Now we know what worries one cast member about the show.
Rousseff accused of illegally shifting money between government budgets to mask deficits
Jesus Alfredo Guzman, the 29-year-old son of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, has been freed after he was kidnapped a week ago in Puerto Vallarta, three sources confirmed to CNN.
South Korea and the United States began annual military drills Monday despite North Korea's threat of nuclear strikes in response to the exercises that it calls an invasion rehearsal. …
Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket into southern Israel.
Autopsy results said the singer died of an accidental fentanyl overdose.
A Barbra Streisand update may be hitting iPhones soon. The singer and actress recently said she asked that Apple fix Siri to pronounce her...
Taylor Swift is reportedly keeping a low profile after the Kim Kardashian and Kanye West fall out.
SEMMES, Ala. -- Authorities say a high school girl in south Alabama faces a felony assault charge after attacking a teacher with a stun gun. Mobile County sheriff’s officials say a video shows the... girl trying to fight another girl Thursday afternoon at Mary G. Montgomery High School outside Mobile. Authorities said that when a...
The new intriguing images offer glimpses of Chris Hemsworth's Thor and Tom Hiddleston's Loki suiting up in their respective Asgardian attire as well as a mystery actress heavily cloaked on the set.
Drake has put his feelings for Rihanna on full display…in the form of a giant billboard! The 29-year-old rapper purchased a entire billboard in Los Angeles to congratulate his rumored girlfriend on... her VMA Video Vanguard Award and the end of her world tour. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Rihanna “Congratulations to Rihanna
The strike has turned violent recently with two protesters being killed
One of the summer's biggest pop culture phenomenons has undoubtedly been the
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- A court says a California judge who was criticized for ordering a lenient six-month jail sentence in a rape case against a former Stanford University swimmer will no longer hear... criminal matters by his own request. The court said Thursday that it has granted the request form Santa Clara County Judge...