• RCMP release more details on terror suspect and arrest
RCMP release more details on terror suspect and arrest

Police keep watch around a house in Strathroy, Ontario, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. Police said they acted to thwart an imminent "potential terrorist threat". He was arrested in June of a year ago in Winnipeg under suspicion he could have carried out a terrorist act, or helped a terror group. But Driver, who was living with his sister, was not un...

Read more

  • Olympic swimmer talks about having her period during competition
Olympic swimmer talks about having her period during competition

Yuanhui, wearing glasses with her swim cap and goggles, was crouching on the ground when it was her turn to be interviewed. ( One version of the interview is available on YouTube.) She was slightly hunched over when the interviewer asked her if she was experiencing some stomach pain.

Read more

  • Chinese Swimmer Fu Yuanhui Talks Competing On Her Period In Rio
Chinese Swimmer Fu Yuanhui Talks Competing On Her Period In Rio

During an hourlong video stream in front of 10 million fans Wednesday night (9 a.m.in Rio) on Chinese app Ingkee, the athlete had no qualms about belching her way through a cupcake breakfast, according to Quartz . "Chinese athletes traditionally follow a pattern in media interviews after they compete, thanking the country and vowing to do their be...

Read more

  • Anjem Choudary finally faces jail after being found guilty of supporting ISIS
Anjem Choudary finally faces jail after being found guilty of supporting ISIS

Counter-terrorism authorities have tried to bring the duo to trial for nearly 20 years, accusing him for radicalising youths, men and women who have fled United Kingdom to fight in Syria or have been caught trying, BBC reported . This is just one of many messages he preached online or at public demos across the United Kingdom - as head of now-ba...

Read more

  • Biles wins floor exercise for record-tying 4th Olympic gold
Biles wins floor exercise for record-tying 4th Olympic gold

Simone will be competing for her 4th gold medal in Rio and is favored in this event which is one of her specialties. Brestyan made her do a year of conditioning before allowing her back on any apparatus. The Texas native was hoping to break the record gold haul at this games but feel short after agonisingly losing her balance on the beam. In fact, ...

Read more

  • Britney Spears to perform at MTV Video Music Awards
Britney Spears to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

Spears is in the middle of an aggressive comeback ahead of her long-in-the-works ninth album, " Glory ", which will arrive on August 26 - just two days before the VMAs. "Before you know it, it's Britney, bitch". Rihanna will also perform at the live show and receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Spears will be featuring in Carpool K...

Read more

  • Afternoon Delight: All the 70s & 80s references in 'Stranger Things'
Afternoon Delight: All the 70s & 80s references in 'Stranger Things'

While the popularity among viewers and critics has landed the eight episode series impressive ratings, it still isn't Netflix's most popular original series. Creators and Executive Producers Ross Duffer and Matt Duffer attend the Premiere of Netflix's " Stranger Things " at Mack Sennett Studios on July 11, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

Read more

  • Amy Schumer helped Leslie Jones cope with trolls
Amy Schumer helped Leslie Jones cope with trolls

The SNL star landed in Rio on Thursday and just in time to hobnob with USA's finest. She's even styled by the same designer who outfits the U.S. Olympic team. Being over in Rio hasn't impacted any of Jones' contagiously enthusiastic coverage; she's been sharing her unfiltered thoughts on the sidelines of many events like swimming, gymnastics,...

Read more

  • 'The Walking Dead' Season 7 Preview: Daryl's Fate Teased In New Footage
'The Walking Dead' Season 7 Preview: Daryl's Fate Teased In New Footage

ET/PT. As part of a Walking Dead hour-long special that aired last night, a newly-revealed 15 second clip from the mystery season made its debut. Why do you think Dwight has Daryl's vest? Does this mean that Daryl is a goner, and was actually killed by Negan in the now infamous lineup scene? Nope.

Read more

  • Mother's plea: Swap captive girls for Boko Haram militants
Mother's plea: Swap captive girls for Boko Haram militants

BBC News noted that 50 girls were shown in the video , with a Boko Haram gunman revealing that some of the girls died during air strikes against the militants. "That (call for the swap of the girls with Boko Haram fighters) is a political decision to be taken". This might have led to his access to the Boko Haram sect.

Read more

  • Sasha Obama Works Summer Job At Martha's Vineyard Seafood Spot
Sasha Obama Works Summer Job At Martha's Vineyard Seafood Spot

Malia Obama (left) and Sasha Obama (Right), the daughters of US President Barack Obama. However, she is accompanied to the summer job by six Secret Service Agents, who sat outside the restaurant in a large SUV and the takeout benches.

Read more

  • Fyvush Finkel, plastic-faced character actor, dead at 93
Fyvush Finkel, plastic-faced character actor, dead at 93

He made his Broadway debut in the original 1964 production of Fiddler on the Roof as Mordcha, the innkeeper, and later played Tevye, the milkman, in a touring production. Finkel started his career at age 9. Film roles from this time period included Nixon, The Pickle, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Q&A, Mobsters, and A Serious Man.

Read more

  • Teen who scaled Trump Tower had problems at home
Teen who scaled Trump Tower had problems at home

Real estate tycoon Donald Trump , whom police said Rogata wanted to meet, was out of town at the time on the campaign trail. At the end of the video , he tells people to vote for the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump .

Read more

  • Trump says comment on Obama founding IS was sarcasm
Trump says comment on Obama founding IS was sarcasm

On Thursday, conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt practically begged him to narrow his definition. Trump disagreed: "No, I meant that he's the founder of Isis , I do". Trump says those comments were all in good fun. So much for the idea that Trump , at some point, will undergo a metamorphosis and turn into a normal candidate, the kind who...

Read more

  • 'Sausage Party' feasts on the box office
'Sausage Party' feasts on the box office

The R-rated Sausage Party surprised with a strong opening in second place grossing an estimated $33.6 million from 3,103 theaters, an average of $10,828 per theater. According to Box Office Mojo , "Pete's Dragon" starring Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Wes Bentley, Karl Urban, and Oakes Fegley managed to pull in an estimate of $6.95 million ...

Read more

  • On 90th birthday, Fidel Castro thanks Cuba, critiques Obama
On 90th birthday, Fidel Castro thanks Cuba, critiques Obama

On August 13, ex-Cuban leader celebrates his 90th birthday. His successor as Cuban leader, brother Raul and Venezualan President Nicolas Maduro were among well-wishers at the Karl Marx theatre in Havana . Castro's 1,600-word editorial went on to recount US led hostilities against the small island nation, including the famous Bay of Pigs invasion...

Read more

  • Flooded-Out La. Governor Declares State of Emergency
Flooded-Out La. Governor Declares State of Emergency

His body has been recovered. Local officials have identified the man as William Mayfield . Amtrak halted a southbound train from Chicago en route to New Orleans due to water on the tracks near Osyka, Mississippi. "I'm already seeing housing taking on water". The Amite County school district is dismissing class at 10 a.m. At least 1,300 res...

Read more

  • The Only Way I Lose Pennsylvania 'Is If Cheating Goes On'
The Only Way I Lose Pennsylvania 'Is If Cheating Goes On'

Donald Trump taunted a protester at his rally Friday in Pennsylvania, telling him to go home to his mom and saying "your mother is voting for Trump!" Trump said he plans to watch certain parts of Pennsylvania closely on Election Day. [T] hat's the way we can lose the state. Pennsylvania does not require voters in the state to show photo identif...

Read more

  • Turkey submitting request to US for Gulen's arrest
Turkey submitting request to US for Gulen's arrest

Turkey's Prime Minister says Ankara can not compromise with the United States over its request for the extradition of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, who it blames for orchestrating last month's attempted coup. But the attempt to unseat the president failed when he evaded an alleged attempt to capture him and called his supporters out onto the st...

Read more

  • Reports say police have responded to shooting at mall
Reports say police have responded to shooting at mall

Police responding to a shooting at a busy mall in Raleigh say they haven't found anyone with gunshot wounds. An American reporter has tweeted:"Police tell me to tell anyone inside Crabtree Valley Mall to "stay down". He said he heard about 5 or 6 shots as he was walking out of a cell phone accessory store. Police told them they could leave the ...

Read more