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Lil Wayne is suing his record label for $51 million

Lil Wayne has been having some issues with his label, Cash Money Records. Back in December, Lil Wayne—whose real name may or may not be Lillian Wayne …

FBI adds alleged al-Shabab recruiter from Virginia to most-wanted terrorist list

The FBI on Thursday added a former taxi driver from northern Virginia to its list of most-wanted terrorists, saying he was a recruiter for the al-Shabab terror group in Somalia.<p>An arrest warrant, originally issued in February, was unsealed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Alexandria for Liban …

Police: Teen who demanded airtime on Dutch TV acted alone

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A 19-year-old student carrying a fake pistol who forced his way into the Dutch national broadcaster and demanded …

Europe

US executes mentally disabled man

Rights groups up in arms after Texas executes mentally-handicapped man convicted of rape and murder<p>The state of Texas on Thursday executed a convicted rapist-killer whose lawyers argued was severely mentally impaired, hours after the US Supreme Court refused last-minute appeals to spare him.<p>Robert …

Death Row

ISIS launches attack on oil-rich northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk

<b>Amman, Jordan (CNN) —</b> ISIS militants have attacked Kirkuk in northern Iraq, an effort that might be an earnest attempt to capture the key oil-rich city or perhaps to divert Kurdish troops fighting to capture the Islamist extremist group's stronghold of Mosul.<p>For months, ISIS has been facing off …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Where Itching Comes From

The science behind what makes people scratch<p>Semanza lived in the Rukungiri region of rural Uganda. He suffered such unbearable itching that continuous scratching with his fingernails did not afford him even temporary relief. His solution was to break a clay pot and use the rough edge of one of its …

Official Bob Marley Marijuana Blend On the Way

Marley Natural blend will hit states where weed is legal next year<p>The world's most famous reggae singer is on the verge of becoming the Marlboro Man …

Cannabis

Amanda Bynes Reportedly Threatens to Kill Her Parents

Amanda Bynes‘s troubling, erratic behavior continues.<p>On Friday night, TMZ posted what it claims is an audio recording of the former child star in …

Psychiatry

'Fast & Furious' To Rev Up For 3 More Movies

You might want to buckle up for this.<p>Despite rumors to the contrary, it appears the "Fast & Furious" franchise isn't out of gas quite yet. When asked a question about the end of the franchise during a Hollywood Reporter roundtable, Universal Chairman Donna Langley said, "We think there's at least …

It's a no-brainer: 'Dumb and Dumber To' leads Friday box office

Stupid sells, a maxim proven anew as Universal Pictures' celebration of all things dimwitted, "Dumb and Dumber To," easily stumbled its way into first place Friday with an estimated opening-day box office take of $14.2 million.<p>The 20-years-later sequel, reuniting stars<p>Jim CarreyandJeff Daniels, …

Box Office

Universal Is Keeping Their Monsters Far Away From The Horror Genre

If it wasn’t obvious from all the rumblings, Marvel comparisons, and huge CGI battles that have populated the Universal Monsters reboot, there isn’t much horror to be found. That’s because they now exist solely in the world of action/adventure. A realm where Brenden Fraser and Nic Cage thrive, …

Bill Cosby refuses to speak when NPR asks about rape allegations

Bill Cosby was asked on NPR's <i>Weekend Edition Saturday</i> whether he had anything to say about the resurgence of allegations that he sexually assaulted …

Neil Young Boycotts Starbucks Over GMO Lawsuit

"I used to line up and get my latte everyday, but yesterday was my last one," rocker announces<p>Neil Young is seeking a new source for his daily latte. …

Agriculture

Joan Rivers: A Life in Stylish Pictures

NASA is building the largest rocket of all time for a 2018 launch

<i>Artist's rendering of NASA's Space Launch System (credit: NASA/MSFC)</i><p>NASA has worked on some inspiring interplanetary projects in the last few years, but few have been as ambitious as the simply-named Space Launch System, a new rocket that will be the largest ever built at 384 feet tall, surpassing …

19 Unapologetic One-Liners From Joan Rivers

“We don’t apologize for a joke. We are comics. We are here to make you laugh. If you don’t get it, then don’t watch us.”<p>Joan Rivers was not a …

Maroon 5: V

"Going so high, we fuck the sky!" Adam Levine sings on Maroon 5's fifth album – and he and the band make good on their promise. The 11 songs here are …

Music

Ariana Grande: My Everything

Ariana Grande showed promise on her 2013 debut, <i>Yours Truly</i> – a classic case of "great voice, shame about the tunes," overseen by Nineties R&B god …

‘Assassin’s Creed: Rogue’ Shows Off Returning Characters In A New Trailer

<i>Assassin’s Creed: Rogue</i> stars Shay Cormac, a former Assassin who, for reasons not yet revealed, has decided to join the Templars and stab the hell out of every single Assassin he can find. And that, apparently, includes a few characters from <i>Assassin’s Creed IV</i>, if this trailer is any …

Mortal Kombat X Release Date & Win a Gaming PC! - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Mortal Kombat X gets a release date, Bayonetta 2's new costumes, Occuulus Rift pricing is discussed, and you could win a $1000 gaming PC.

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James Franco hijacks his own Venice Film Festival awards ceremony

Leave it to James Franco to take a ceremony honoring him at the Venice Film Festival and turn it into a film shoot for an upcoming movie.<p>Franco was …

Back to School 2014: The 7 best gaming gadgets

Everyone needs a study break at some point, and there are plenty of consoles ready and waiting to entertain you. We've also included our top gaming laptops for those who need serious graphics. Once you've checked out our top picks, head to the back-to-school guide home page for more gadget goodness.<p>…

‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ Without The Kardashians Is The Lonesome Tale Of Bruce Jenner

If we’re looking for a perfect version of <i>Keeping Up With The Kardashians</i>, it’s going to be the one where they get canceled. There’s little way around that. This version is the next best alternative.<p>By removing the Kardashians from <i>Keeping Up With The Kardashians</i>, we are treated to a show that …

Lifetime's Aaliyah Biopic Casts Its Missy Elliott And Timbaland, Gets A Title

Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic has undergone its fair share or casting changes in regards to who will portray the R&B singer, but the film has finally locked down the rest of its cast.<p>Nickelodeon star Alexandra Shipp, who replaced Zendaya after she backed out of the film, now has her Missy Elliott and …

Menahem Golan dies at 85; producer of '80s action films

Producer/director Menahem Golan, whose prolific output of schlock action movies and occasional prestige projects made him a force to be dealt with in 1980s Hollywood, died Friday in Tel Aviv, according to Israeli and other news sources.<p>He was 85. Details concerning his death were not available.<p>He …

Charles Bukowski