American Popular News for 26 Aug 2016
MacroMavens' founder says investors ignore data that proves the financial crisis changed everything.
"There are no words we offer to give any real comfort for this tragic loss"
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
The 'Twilight' actress and her girlfriend both reportedly want to wear the same high-fashion brand for their wedding ceremony.
It's not just the airlines that are screwing us over. It's what we're doing to each other.
Thousands of people swarm a Taiwanese intersection in a scene reminiscent of science fiction
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...
Minor Stranger Things spoilers below. Netflix’s hit summer series Stranger Things have hasn’t yet been renewed for a second season, but given that it’s become an online sensation, renewal is... pretty likely. As such, creators Matt and Ross Duffer have been talking up the possibilities for a hypothetical second season, including during an interview yesterday in which they addressed the fate of Barb, one of the show’s most beloved characters. The 1983-set science fiction…
New and updated sites overlay too much quantitative material and choices on what was originally a simple, straightforward approach to savings.
Roof's actions were "consistent with the concept of leaderless resistance and martyrdom advocated by white supremacy extremist groups"
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.
The witness made the statement to police.
Austin Schexnayder had been scrambling for days to salvage what he could of his home after Louisiana's historic floods. He hadn't seen his kids in six days.
You're going to love them.
One of the world's longest-running armed conflicts poised to end; deal must still be ratified by voters
Kokomo's mayor said there was "substantial damage to property"
The official said the move "could have led to further escalation"
Prince fans might soon be able to tour the late icon's Paisley Park in Chanhassen, MN. His estate is looking to transform the property into a museum for Prince fans all over. To do so, it's taking... cues from the people who turned Elvis Presley's Graceland into a tourist destination.Prince's ... More
There have been more than 130 new allegations surrounding the use of chemical weapons in Syria
You've seen Rogue One: A Star Wars Story try to sell you with guns, explosions, and even some funny lines. But you haven't truly seen the trailer to the next Star Wars related film until you've seen... it in the guise of a famous 1990's sitcom.
The star''s celebrity pals jump to her defence
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit southeast of Norcia, Italy, according to the United States Geological Survey.