• Starbucks customers change names to
Starbucks customers change names to "Black Lives Matter"

He got involved with Black Lives Matters in 2013 after unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in Sanford by former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman. Reed said that struck her, because it is what she believes the movement stands for - working together peacefully, and not using hate, to address an issue.

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  • Mick Jagger Expecting Eighth Child at 72 Years Young
Mick Jagger Expecting Eighth Child at 72 Years Young

An insider said: "This is great news". For those of you who wanted some diets on the youngin' who has been bedding the rock icon - well her name is Melanie Hamrick , and she's a ballet dancer American Ballet Theatre in NY. Longtime Rolling Stones fans will also note that many of Jagger's bandmates take the same age-ain't-nothing-but-a-numb...

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  • McIlroy survives unlucky draw on grim Troon afternoon
McIlroy survives unlucky draw on grim Troon afternoon

Anybody who knew anything about golf knew he would never win an Open Championship. Try telling that to the players who had to endure an afternoon of gusts that topped 30 miles per hour and rain so heavy at times it was hard to see. Of that eight, he was only the third to break par in his next round. He once celebrated a hole-in-one at the BMW PGA...

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  • Joey Chestnut eats 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes, breaks own record
Joey Chestnut eats 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes, breaks own record

At the Nathan's 2016 Hot Dot Eating Contest, Joey ate a record of 70 hot dogs . Both are from San Jose, California. Stonie, 24, just couldn't keep up with Chestnut's seven hot dogs and buns per minute, finishing only 53 hot dogs and buns.

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  • Andy Murray: 'I'll enjoy this Wimbledon win more than last triumph'
Andy Murray: 'I'll enjoy this Wimbledon win more than last triumph'

Raonic, who was playing in his first major final, had his weakness in returning exposed by Murray's effective serving tactics. "It was just in the tight situations, I think I maybe dealt with them a little bit better because I've had more experience of these matches and these situations", Murray said.

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  • Rihanna cancels Nice concert following Bastille Day terror attack
Rihanna cancels Nice concert following Bastille Day terror attack

USA government agencies have received constant reports of Islamic State threats to attack France and those threats are regarded as current, a US security official said. After Thursday's attack, a state of emergency imposed across France after the November attacks in Paris was extended by a further three months. French Prime Minister Manuel Valls ...

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  • Russian citizen and Russian expat presumably killed in Nice attack - foreign ministry
Russian citizen and Russian expat presumably killed in Nice attack - foreign ministry

A US government source told CBS News that USA intelligence does not know definitively whether Bouhlel was directly affiliated with a terrorist organization. The truck knocked over and crushed pedestrians over a distance of two kilometers (1 ¼ miles), a lawmaker said. In the United States, Timothy McVeigh killed 168 people in 1995 by driving a truck...

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"Game of Thrones" leads 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards noms

Also among the Outstanding Drama Series nominees are House of Cards (13 nominations), Downton Abbey (10 nominations), Better Call Saul (7 nominations), Mr. Despite being a period piece, one of the most fascinating aspects of the series is its eerie ability to speak about our own cultural climate, the racial tensions that haven't changed ...

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  • Britney Spears drops new single, 'Make Me'
Britney Spears drops new single, 'Make Me'

Britney sings, "I just want you to make / Me move / Like it ain't a choice for you / Like you got a job to do". Burns crafted a lush, down-tempo bedroom number that largely eschews the Vocoder and Auto-Tune effects that have dotted her most recent work.

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  • Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in Democratic platform
Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in Democratic platform

Guttenplan, "then you should be grateful he's still fighting for them". An endorsement seems imminent now that Clinton has proposed a college tuition plan that aligns closely with policies introduced earlier by Sanders. While the date and location of such an endorsement event had not previously been reported , it has been clear for a while that ...

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  • FBI, DHS Heads Warn of Possible Violence at GOP Convention
FBI, DHS Heads Warn of Possible Violence at GOP Convention

A law enforcement official said that there is still no credible specific threats against the convention, but the source said that does not mean there is not a concern for many things that could change that picture. While on Friday, FBI Spokeswoman Vicki Anderson said it was the threats they do not know about that worry them most. There will be ab...

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  • Who to look for on Trump's VP short list: Chris Christie
Who to look for on Trump's VP short list: Chris Christie

During a campaign stop outside the closed Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City, Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes a jab at NJ Gov. Trump is also considering retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn for the job, but told The Washington Post in an interview published on Monday that he is leaning toward a conventional politician...

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  • Double Takes: Mr. Robot season 2 begins cryptically, beautifully
Double Takes: Mr. Robot season 2 begins cryptically, beautifully

Spoiler alert! The following contains major spoilers (and all the plot twists) for Season 1 . The first two episodes left me with a feeling that something was unaccomplished or missing. The character's knowing rants against Wall Street and the distractions of social media lent a tinge of social commentary to a show which felt like no other.

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  • Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait
Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told the Times that the investigation into alleged Saudi government connections to the 9/11 hijackers "didn't really turn up anything". The pages also say that the inquiry obtained information "indicating that Saudi Government officials in the United States may have other ties to al-Qa'ida and other ter...

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  • At Least 84 Dead as France Reels from Attack in Nice
At Least 84 Dead as France Reels from Attack in Nice

The driver of the terror truck in Nice is believed to be a French national of Tunisian origin. It was not long before President Hollande said it was "an attack whose terrorist nature can not be denied". Images from the scene showed the windscreen and front of the lorry raked with bullets. Damien Allemand, the paper's correspondent, was quote...

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  • MacEwan University student missing following attack in Nice, France
MacEwan University student missing following attack in Nice, France

Social media carried images of people lying apparently lifeless in pools of blood. "There were bodies and blood everywhere". "A start would be the intelligence services". Before 2230: The attacker boards a large white truck not far from the wide Promenade de Anglais seaside boulevard and loads his bicycle into the vehicle.

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  • Return to dystopia in this official concept art for Blade Runner 2
Return to dystopia in this official concept art for Blade Runner 2

A Blade Runner sequel has been rumoured for years now, with the vast majority of the movie's fans unsure whether the sci-fi classic needs any sort of follow-up which would potentially ruin what's come before. However, we'll see quite a bit more of the West Coast this time around, and things have changed! Its really the movie that gave birth to my...

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  • Witness testimony: Schiano, Bradley knew about Sandusky abuse
Witness testimony: Schiano, Bradley knew about Sandusky abuse

A lawyer for Paterno's family claims there's evidence that "stands in stark contrast" to the man's story. The documents unsealed today show multiple accusations. Two days later, on the same day Paterno was sacked by Penn State, Schiano was further pressed on what he knew regarding the Sandusky allegations. Therefore, instances of Sandusky's...

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  • 'Game of Thrones' and HBO top list of Emmy nominees
'Game of Thrones' and HBO top list of Emmy nominees

The hit show, based on George R.R. Martin's fantasy novel series " A Song of Ice and Fire ", was named outstanding drama series at last year's Emmy Awards. But snapping closely at its heels on 22 nominations is Ryan Murphy's acclaimed crime mini-series The People V OJ Simpson: American Crime Story .

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  • Great Grand Masti movie review: Adult humour overload
Great Grand Masti movie review: Adult humour overload

It has more emotional touches and is funnier. "I told Indra Kumar, the director of "Great Grand Masti" that I would have preferred to retain the spirit of " Masti ". The film unlike its predecessors doesn't have much adult jokes (specially the unnecessary ones). So I don't read the scenes later when it comes to comedy.

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