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Putin ‘Hopes’ He Won’t Have to Send Troops into Eastern Ukraine

Putin ‘Hopes’ He Won’t Have to Send Troops into Eastern Ukraine

ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images(MOSCOW) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday he hopes Russia will not have to use force in eastern Ukraine. Speaking during a marathon question and answer show on live television, Putin reminded viewers tha…

What Led to Former “DWTS” Co-Host’s Cancer Diagnosis

What Led to Former “DWTS” Co-Host’s Cancer Diagnosis

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Months before former Dancing with the Stars co-host and ET correspondent Samantha Harris received a diagnosis of breast cancer, the TV personality had a mammogram and got an “all clear” from her doctor.The mother-of-tw…

How Christina Milian Co-Parents with Ex-Husband

How Christina Milian Co-Parents with Ex-Husband

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Christina Milian is a chart-topping R&B and hip-hop star best known for hits like “Dip It Low” and her star run on Dancing With the Stars. It is a much more personal role, however, that means the most to Milian: be…

Conjoined Twins See Sunlight for the First Time

Conjoined Twins See Sunlight for the First Time

Medical City Children’s Hospital(DALLAS) — A pair of formerly conjoined twins were finally able to go outside and see sunlight for the first time, more than seven months after they had surgery to be separated.Owen and Emmitt Ezell were born joined fro…

Weekly Jobless Claims Rise but Stay at Near Seven-Year Low

Weekly Jobless Claims Rise but Stay at Near Seven-Year Low

glegorly/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims climbed slightly last week but still remained at a near seven-year low, the Labor Department reported Thursday morning.For the week ending April 12, the number of people filing for benefits rose by 2,00…

QVC Host Lives in Fear of Stalkers, Reports Say

QVC Host Lives in Fear of Stalkers, Reports Say

Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — For so many of QVC’s viewers, Lisa Robertson is the host with the most.Robertson, 48, is one of the shopping channel’s most popular personalities. Every week, the former Miss Tennessee sells the late…

Taylor Swift Surprises Fan at Bridal Shower

Taylor Swift Surprises Fan at Bridal Shower

(NEW YORK) — When Gena Gabrielle sent Taylor Swift an invite to her bridal shower in Columbus, Ohio, she didn’t exactly expect the pop icon to show up. But she did and now the “Red” singer, 24, has posted a video of the surprise. “There’s this g…

Captain of Doomed Ferry Under Investigation as Relatives Grieve

Captain of Doomed Ferry Under Investigation as Relatives Grieve

Park Young-Chul-Donga Daily via Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) — The captain of a ferry that sank off the coast of South Korea Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing, is under investigation as a criminal and was one of the first people to esca…

Two Fire Trucks Collide En Route to California House Fire

Two Fire Trucks Collide En Route to California House Fire

Monkey Business Images/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — A pair of fire trucks collided while responding to a house fire in Monterey Park, Calif., on Wednesday.The engines, from two different fire departments, crashed just after 3 p.m. on Wednesday. The colli…

Oscar Pistorius’ Own Expert Witness Contradicts Him

Oscar Pistorius’ Own Expert Witness Contradicts Him

THEMBA HADEBE/AFP/Getty Images(PRETORIA, South Africa) — Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial was adjourned Thursday for two weeks after one of the Blade Runner’s own expert witnesses contradicted his testimony.The expert defense witness, Roger Dixon, told t…

Hanley Ramirez Leaves Game with Hand Injury

Hanley Ramirez Leaves Game with Hand Injury

Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez left Wednesday night’s game against the Giants after getting hit in the left hand by a Ryan Vogelsong pitch in the seventh inning.
Following the pitch, Ramirez …

Biden Posts Selfie with Obama on Instagram

Biden Posts Selfie with Obama on Instagram

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — Hours after joining Instagram, Vice President Joe Biden posted his first selfie to the photo-sharing social network on Thursday.The picture, which features Biden alongside President Obama, is capt…

The Biggest Cost of Owning a Car May Surprise You

The Biggest Cost of Owning a Car May Surprise You

Wavebreakmedia Ltd/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Many consumers may not know this, but the largest cost of owning a car is depreciation.According to new research from the auto price valuation firm ALG, the process begins on day one.
Consider a new car or SUV…

Edward Snowden Asks Vladimir Putin About Russian Intelligence

Edward Snowden Asks Vladimir Putin About Russian Intelligence

The Guardian via Getty Images(MOSCOW) — Intelligence leaker Edward Snowden surprised the audience of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual question and answer call-in show Thursday by submitting a question via video.Snowden, who revealed Ame…

Montreal Defeats Lightning in OT, Take 1-0 Series Lead

Montreal Defeats Lightning in OT, Take 1-0 Series Lead

Mike Carlson/Getty Images (TAMPA, Fla.) — The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs saw 20 first round games go to overtime, an all-time record. On the opening day of the 2014 postseason, Montreal and Tampa Bay began the quest to eclips that mark.
Both teams trad…

Oil Slick Not Tied to Flight 370, Preliminary Analysis Shows

Oil Slick Not Tied to Flight 370, Preliminary Analysis Shows

(PERTH, Australia) — The oil slick that Australian vessel Ocean Shield detected Sunday evening during its search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is not connected to the missing jetliner.A preliminary analysis of the sample “has confirmed that it is n…

Alicia Silverstone’s Son Has ‘Never Had a Drop of Medicine’

Alicia Silverstone’s Son Has ‘Never Had a Drop of Medicine’

MJ Kim/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Alicia Silverstone has long been a proponent of attachment parenting. Now, she has written a book about it.
In The Kind Mama, Silverstone opens up about raising her nearly 3-year-old son, Bear.”He’s never been sick-sick…

Dogs Can Be Important Members of Families with Autistic Children

Dogs Can Be Important Members of Families with Autistic Children

AnneMS/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Owning a dog can be a family’s great pleasures, particularly those with special needs children, at least according to one study.
A University of Missouri study seems to allay the fears of parents who have youngsters…

The Closer You Sleep, the Stronger the Relationship

The Closer You Sleep, the Stronger the Relationship

BartekSzewczyk/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Sleeping together doesn’t have such a sexual connotation when you’re talking about how couples actually fall asleep in bed.University of Hertfordshire psychologist Professor Richard Wiseman wanted to find out abou…

Extroverts May Hold the Key to Happiness

Extroverts May Hold the Key to Happiness

Digital Vision/Thinkstock(PULLMAN, Wash.) — Pharrell Williams’ song “Happy” is everywhere these days although there’s been no study to show if it actually makes people happy.However, Timothy Church, a Washington State University professor …

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