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Chris Pratt Addresses Fans Angry Over Star-Lord's Actions in 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Out of all the characters in <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, Star-Lord might be one of the most despised at the moment, but Chris Pratt formulated the perfect …

Marvel Universe

Broadcast ax: Networks cancel 16 shows in one week

Broadcast networks are having their annual bloodletting this week, and the body count is high. Sixteen shows and counting have been permanently axed …

TV

15 Terrifying Horror Movies That'll Ruin Your Sleep In 2018

Get excited<p>So far 2018 isn't showing many signs of being much better than 2017, but the good news is you'll have plenty of opportunities this year to escape the horrors of the real world with the horrors of cinema. Read on a for a list of some of the scariest movies hitting cinemas in the coming …

Construction

'Game of Thrones' star warns that some of our favorites will become White Walkers in Season 8

When we last saw Jaime Lannister, the Kingslayer-turned-queen-betrayer was in uncharted territory.<p>For the first time in his life, Jaime willingly …

Red 'It' balloons found tied to sewer grates spook police

Police department ‘terrified’ by red ‘It’ balloons tied to sewer grates<p>Christopher Buchanan | WXIA-TV, Atlanta<p>Pennywise returns in Stephen King's 'IT'<p>Clowns are about to become scary again as Stephen King's 'It' hits the big screen for the first time. Video provided by Reuters<p>Newslook<p>A spooky …

Stephen King

Officer involved in Utah nurse arrest fired from paramedic job

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Salt Lake City, Utah, detective who arrested a nurse after she refused to let officers draw blood from an unconscious patient has been fired from his job as a part-time paramedic.<p>Detective Jeff Payne's July arrest of Alex Wubbels, the charge nurse at the University of Utah Hospital burn …

Law Enforcement

Why the 8-hour workday doesn’t work

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and …

Trump plan to sell off half of oil stockpile sparks debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposal to sell nearly half the U.S. emergency oil stockpile is renewing debate about whether the …

Oil

'American Gods' Showrunners on How Trump Presidency Reshaped Neil Gaiman Series

EmmyWrap Magazine: “The show was written in a progressive political climate, and is airing in an insane one,” Bryan Fuller tells TheWrap<p><i>A version of</i> …

NASA plans mission to explore an asteroid so valuable, it could crash the economy

NASA has set the date for a trip to an asteroid that could be worth “quadrillions” of dollars.<p>The Discovery Mission will launch in summer 2022, with …

King Arthur Was the Summer’s First Flop. What Happened?

This weekend, Guy Ritchie’s <i>King Arthur: Legend of the Sword</i>, a big-budget retelling of the British legend, starring Charlie Hunnam and Jude Law and …

Film Industry

Today is International Women's Day wishing all my friends and cosmic sisters ...

Today is International Women's Day wishing all my friends and cosmic sisters a wonderful day! 💚 - Erica R. - Google+

On International Women’s Day, it’s Time to "Be Bold for Change" Today is Inte...

You, Too, Will Love Big Brother: A Life Of Reading And Rereading '1984'

It was a bright hot day in June. Or possibly July. And the clocks almost certainly weren't striking thirteen, because they don't do that in this country.<p>But it WAS the summer of 1984. I was 9 years old, and my father was handing me a beat-up paperback with an anonymous-looking white and green …

Books

A Tremendous Roundup Of Street Art Ridiculing Donald Trump

From England and Austria to New York and Los Angeles, the writing is on the wall.<p>Street artists have a lot to say about President Donald Trump ― little of it flattering.<p>Works criticizing the former reality TV personality began appearing on walls around the world soon after he launched his bid for …

Forget Nineteen Eighty-Four. These five dystopias better reflect Trump’s US

Since the inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the United States, George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four has shot up the bestseller charts. The book’s chilling account of a couple’s struggle against a dystopian society has many elements that will strike a contemporary reader as disturbingly …

Donald Trump

7 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Night | Inc.com

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows. Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel. This is particularly important at night, as you …

Success

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

You blew it, America: World reacts to a Trump presidency on Twitter

Good one, America. Good. One.<p>The American people have spoken, electing Donald Trump president. And to say the world is shocked is something of an …

Canada's immigration website crashes during US vote

<b>Canada's immigration website has suffered an intermittent fault that made it inaccessible to visitors during the US election vote.</b><p>Officials have confirmed that the cause was a higher than normal level of traffic.<p>It has been suggested this may have been caused by US citizens exploring their options …

North Carolina

Everything Google announced at today's Pixel hardware event

Kicking off the show at its hardware launch, Google CEO Sundar Pichai touted the shift from mobile to artificial intelligence that allowed for two-way conversation and natural dialogue. He described Google’s desire to build an ‘individual Google’ for each user before detailing some interesting AI …

'The Walking Dead' Debuts Season Seven Trailer at Comic-Con

<b>Norman Reedus</b>, <b>Jeffery Dean Morgan</b> and <b>Andrew Lincoln</b> pose together while attending Fox’s breakfast event during the <b>2016 San Diego Comic-Con</b> on Friday …

Rare Behind-the-Scenes Photos From the Making of Gone With the Wind

From left: Clark Gable, as Rhett Butler, Vivien Leigh, as Scarlett O'Hara, and and original director George Cukor on the<p>... VIEW …

HBO fully confirms Game of Thrones' huge Jon Snow theory

Ice and fire<p><i>Game of Thrones</i>' sixth-season finale, which aired this past Sunday, included plenty of shocking moments and satisfying payoffs to some long-simmering storylines — including a fan theory about Jon Snow that readers of George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire books have been debating …

TV Series

WiFi spec update promises to double your wireless speeds

You might not have to wait until 802.11ad arrives in earnest to get a big boost in WiFi network speeds. The Wi-Fi Alliance has officially debuted the 802.11ac wave 2 standard, which promises a big leap in speed without reinventing the wheel. It doubles the bandwidth per channel, which could double …

10 Sequels That Were More Than 10 Years in the Making

1 of 10<p>Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004); Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)<p>Bridget first graced our screens with her zany dairy musings and sheer …

Google Photos on the web lets you easily adjust the dates and times of multiple photos

A new update is now rolling out to Google Photos on the web that will make organizing your pictures <i>much</i> easier.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to change the dates and times of multiple photos at one time in your Google Photos library, now you can. Just head to photos.google.com, select all of the photos …

Google Photos