America is getting fatter, and the numbers back it up. The average in all but one state is at least a 20% obesity rate. Colorado came in at 19.8%, while the rest of the states were 20%+. Florida came in 29th of the 50 states at 25.2%, and Mississippi topped...
Los Angeles, CA Defying threats by North Korea and the ‘Guardians of Peace’, Sony Pictures has moved forward with releasing the film at a limited number of theaters across the nation and on Google Play. The movie studio was earlier forced to stop the release of the comedy motion picture...
The tiny island nation of Kiribati has banned commercial fishing in the Phoenix Island’s Protected Area starting January 1, 2015, according to Anote Tong, Kiribati’s President.  The coral reefs and surrounding area is considered one of the world’s most pristine archipelagos. In comments during the announcement, Tong said the area...
The son of Jeb Bush, George Prescott Bush, has filed his election paperwork in Texas, to be eligible under campaign finance law, to run for office in Texas. George P. Bush is Hispanic, with his mother being from Mexico. The 36-year-old owner of a consulting firm in Fort Worth is...
Cape Canaveral, Fla. - NASA says it has found a massive coronal hole in the sun with a strong solar wind stream approaching the earth. The wind is expected to hit the earth this weekend and last for a few days. Unlike solar storms, solar streams tend to affect wireless...
London, U.K. - Michael Phelps won the Silver medal today in the men's 200 butterfly race making him tied with Soviet gymnast Larissa Latynina for the most medals ever won at the Olympics. Phelps finished 05. Seconds behind South Africa's Chad le Clos who won Gold by passing Phelps in...
Bali, Indonesia A drunken passenger trying to break into the cockpit of a Virgin Australia flight on Thursday caused a hijacking scare. The Boeing 737 was carrying 139 passengers and six crew from Brisbane, Australia to Bali, Indonesia. One hour before the plane landed pilots aboard the flight alerted air traffic controllers...
Los Angeles, CA - Actor Ashton Kutcher has signed a new deal with Warner Brothers TV to renew his contract for the popular Two and a Half Men television show. Kutcher will reportedly be making approximately $775,000 per episode, up from $700,000 he made last year. Kutcher replaced Charlie Sheen as...
Bergenfield, NJ A New Jersey boy made a gruesome discovering on Saturday when he found his parents dead inside their home from an apparent murder-suicide. Police in Bergenfield responded to the home after the boy reported that he found his parents not breathing. Officers arrived and found the body of the 36-year-old...
Orlando, Fla. A new study finds Florida ranks 32nd in its readiness to defend itself against a zombie attack compared to all 50 states, according to Estately, which also said Alaska was most likely to survive such an attack. The study examined the number of active military personnel in a state, the...