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"Missouri Farm Boy"-Turned-DOT-Engineer Invents a Better Snow-Clearing Vehicle

As we saw in the rooftop snow removal post, getting rid of the white stuff provides unique design challenges for individual snow-clearers. And those …

Sleeping With Sirens release “The Strays” video - News - Alternative Press

Sleeping With Sirens have released a new music video for “The Strays.” The track is taken from their latest album, <i>Madness</i>, which is out now via …

5 Seconds Of Summer kick off headlining tour with new song—watch - News - Alternative Press

Former AP cover stars 5 Seconds Of Summer kicked off their Rock Out With Your Socks Out headlining tour this past Monday, May 4, in Portugal. The …

Fearless Records purchased by Concord Bicycle Music - News - Alternative Press

Concord Bicycle Music recently acquired Fearless Records, along with the remainder of Wind-up Records. This adds all of Fearless' 150-disc back …

Paramore’s self-titled album certified Gold - News - Alternative Press

That's right! We have received official word that Paramore's 2013 self-titled album has been certified Gold, which comes just in time for the band to …

Music

Watch the Muppets perform Echosmith’s “Cool Kids” - News - Alternative Press

The Muppets recently teamed up with YouTube star Mike Tompkins for an a cappella cover of Echosmith's Platinum single, "Cool Kids." Check out …

Captain America featured in new Civil War promo art

Following on from the promo artwork showing Cap and Iron Man squaring off and Iron Man’s Bleeding Edge armor, El Mayimbe has debuted another piece of …

Supergirl lands full series order at CBS

It’s a bird… It’s a plane… It’s… super good news! Ahead of the upfronts next week, CBS has officially granted a full series order to <b>Supergirl</b>.<p>The …

Super-scholars: MPAA offers $20,000 for academic research in copyright battle

Leaked email describes programme ‘to solicit pro-copyright academic research papers’, but group says it won’t influence experts’ findings<p>If you’re an academic who loves conservative interpretations of copyright law, the MPAA might be willing to pay you enough to go see The Avengers about 1,500 …

Academic Research

Avengers: Age of Ultron comfortably retains top spot at the UK box office

UK box office top ten and analysis for the weekend of Friday 1st May to Sunday 3rd May 2015…<p>Marvel’s superhero blockbuster <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b> has …

Game of Thrones' Most Shocking Scenes

Few television shows have the ability to leave their audience slack-jawed and stunned on a near weekly basis. Throughout its highly successful four …

Joss Whedon discusses Loki's deleted scene from Avengers: Age of Ultron

Last week Joss Whedon discussed his decision to leave Tom Hiddleston’s scene as Loki in <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b> on the cutting room floor, and now the …

Marvel Universe

Robert Downey Jr: independent movies are 'exhausting and sometimes suck'

After walking out of an interview in the UK, then calling the journalist a “bottom-feeding muckraker” the following week, Robert Downey Jr’s promotional tour for Avengers: Age of Ultron has made headlines around the world.<p>Having made his views on journalists clear, the actor has now taken aim at …

Robert Downey Jr.

$1m Unfriended opens a new window for Blumhouse's super-profitable horror

The winner<p>Under what circumstances can a $191.3m opening – America’s second highest ever – be considered a disappointment? When it is Marvel’s travelling circus in town, its six-heroes-for-the-price-of-one bonanza, and all the hype and box-office prognostics are nodding expectantly in the direction …

Deepika Padukone

The Vision, Ant-Man And More Confirmed For Captain America: Civil War

If you’d been wondering about the official line-up of heroes, villains and others that will be populating the cast of <b>Captain America: Civil War</b>, …

Exclusive Images From The Death Of Superman Lives: What Happened?

If you saw the trailer for <b>The Death Of Superman Lives: What Happened?</b>, the fascinating documentary about Tim Burton and Nicolas Cage’s dashed hopes …

Election 2015: Labour and Tories prepare for post-poll battle for power

Senior politicians to launch intensive media campaigns immediately after polls close to cover likelihood that neither party can form majority government<p>As voting in the closest UK general election for decades heads into the final hours, the two main political parties were preparing to mount an …

Polling

Dogs at polling stations - in pictures

Time to check the Rex-it polls as voters take their pets along on election day

Pets