At Least 20 Small Children Among the 28 Dead in Connecticut Elementary …

>At least 28 people are dead—including at least 20 children, mostly kindergarteners—after a gunman opened fire this morning at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, that serves kindergarten through fourth grade. The shooter, is reportedly 20-year-old Adam Lanza, who opened fire on the entire kindergarten class. » 12/14/12 1:39pm 12/14/12 1:39pm

Jessica Simpson's Epic Pregnancy Comes to an End

This morning in Los Angeles, Jessica Simpson FINALLY gave birth to a baby girl, Maxwell Drew Johnson. As you may recall, Simpson announced her pregnancy on Halloween, dressed as a mummy. For some reason, that seems like ages ago; as November, December, January, February and March passed, folks got antsy. Was she still » 5/01/12 12:25pm 5/01/12 12:25pm

That Thing Where Someone Breaks Into Your House and Tries to…

It looks like we have another thing to add to the list of horrifying things that can happen when you have a baby. Police have arrested a woman in Brookings, South Dakota for breaking into another woman's house and trying to breast feed her baby. The mother called police early Sunday morning after she discovered the… » 4/09/12 9:00pm 4/09/12 9:00pm

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il Is Dead

All those journalists who thought their year-end wrap up lists were done were sorely mistaken. North Korean state television just announced that dictator Kim Jong Il has died at age 69. A "weeping television announcer" said Kim died from fatigue during a train ride on Saturday. It's believed that the "Dear Leader" suffered … » 12/18/11 10:16pm 12/18/11 10:16pm

Supreme Court Denies Troy Davis' Appeal, Execution Will Go Forward…

Troy Davis was scheduled to be executed at 7 p.m. today for the 1989 killing of a police officer in Georgia. Many believe he should be granted clemency because there isn't enough physical evidence linking him to the crime and after his trial witnesses recanted and said police threatened them. Davis' attorneys made a… » 9/21/11 10:42pm 9/21/11 10:42pm

John Galliano Found Guilty Of Hate Speech, Fined

A Paris court has found former Christian Dior designer John Galliano guilty of making racist and anti-Semitic comments at a bar; publicly insulting someone on the basis of their religion, race, or ethnicity in France is legally actionable hate speech. Galliano was fined €17,500, or around $24,589 at current exchange. » 9/08/11 11:35am 9/08/11 11:35am

Supreme Court Sides With Wal-Mart In Gender Discrimination…

In a unanimous decision, the justices said that the up to 1.6 million women who were allegedly discriminated against at Wal-Mart could not sue as a class. The Court hasn't ruled on whether Wal-Mart has discriminated against female employees. [Earlier] » 6/20/11 10:44am 6/20/11 10:44am