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Run, Forrest! Run! Michael Moore thinks Tom Hanks should be the next president

Run, Forrest! Run! Michael Moore thinks Tom Hanks should be the next president

ABC(NEW YORK) — Filmmaker Michael Moore wants to tap a Hollywood legend for a White House run: Tom Hanks.”When [people] say people don’t love Trump,” Moore tells ABC’s Peter Travers, “I [say] you clearly have never watched ‘The Apprentice! People loved that show. [Trump] was a beloved figure! Why don’t we [Democrats] run beloved figures?”When…

Report: Michael B. Jordan launching film series based on Tom Clancy’s John Clark

Report: Michael B. Jordan launching film series based on Tom Clancy’s John Clark

Disney(LOS ANGELES) — Variety is reporting that, arguably, one of the coolest actors working in Hollywood today, Michael B. Jordan, will be playing, arguably, the coolest character created by the late thriller author Tom Clancy. The trade notes that the Creed and Black Panther veteran will play John Clark in a new series about the Navy SEAL-turned vigilante-turned head of the elite international…

Music News

Elton John wins libel suit against British tabloid

Elton John wins libel suit against British tabloid

Matt Baron/ShutterstockElton John has emerged victorious in a libel suit against a British tabloid. According to the BBC, Elton, who has a long history of suing British tabloids and winning, said a report in The Sun that their dog had severely injured a young child during a play date was “false and seriously defamatory.” The…

Watch Farm Aid this weekend online

Watch Farm Aid this weekend online

Farm Aid Farm Aid 2018 is one day away — the day-long festival is taking place in Hartford, Connecticut this Saturday, September 22. Tickets are sold out through official channels but still available on StubHub and CraigsList, and the multi-artist hoedown is the perfect event for a road trip. However, if you’re unable to hit…

Steve Perry releases “We’re Still Here,” latest single from new ‘Traces’ album

Steve Perry releases “We’re Still Here,” latest single from new ‘Traces’ album

Image credit: Myriam SantosSteve Perry’s shared a treat to take us into the weekend.  “We’re Still Here,” the latest song release from the former Journey frontman’s forthcoming album, Traces, is out now. “We’re Still Here” — which the label says “celebrates the continuity of life and a sense of camaraderie with a new generation” — at first listen…

Bono serenades restaurant crowd while comforting crying child

Bono serenades restaurant crowd while comforting crying child

Olaf HeineBono’s voice has been called many things, but now we can add “soothing” to that list. Last week, the members of U2 had just started playing a very intimate and unplugged version of “One” in a Paris restaurant called Refettorio, when a small child started crying. Without hesitating, Bono picked up the girl and…

National News

5 people, including 3 kids, slashed at home-operated daycare in New York City

5 people, including 3 kids, slashed at home-operated daycare in New York City

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Five people, including three children, were slashed by an employee of a home-operated daycare center in New York City, authorities said.Victims at the home, in Flushing, Queens, were discovered around 3:30 a.m. local time.Among the three children injured were two girls and one boy — all infants, authorities said. Victims were rushed…

3 infants, 2 adults stabbed at home-operated daycare; suspect in custody: Police

3 infants, 2 adults stabbed at home-operated daycare; suspect in custody: Police

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Three babies were among five people stabbed at a private daycare facility in New York City early Friday, police said. The victims were found just before 4 a.m. inside the home-operated daycare in the Flushing neighborhood of the city’s borough of Queens, police said.There were nine infants inside the house, three of…

Bill Cosby to be sentenced next week

Bill Cosby to be sentenced next week

Mark Makela/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — After years of allegations of sexual violence from dozens of women which nearly all share common denominator accusations of being drugged and molested by the world-famous entertainer, Bill Cosby is facing the prospect of walking into a Pennsylvania courthouse next week, never to emerge a free man. For the first time…

Health News

Couple marries after meeting as kids undergoing cancer treatment

Couple marries after meeting as kids undergoing cancer treatment

ABC News(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — A couple tied the knot this month at the Memphis hospital where they met as children undergoing cancer treatment.”It was a perfect moment where all of these things came together,” Lindsey Alsup told ABC Memphis affiliate WATN-TV. “We were able to see how life had led us down this path.”Joel and…

The reason humans hate wasps and love bees: Study

The reason humans hate wasps and love bees: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — To humans, wasps are not as popular or as well-liked as bees, according to a new study from the University College London that was published in the Ecological Entomology.“Culturally, we are brought up to hate or fear wasps; this is likely to influence the likelihood of scientists choosing to study wasps, as opposed…

Humans hate wasps and love bees: Study

Humans hate wasps and love bees: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — To humans, wasps are not as popular or as well-liked as bees, according to a new study from the University College London that was published in the Ecological Entomology.“Culturally, we are brought up to hate or fear wasps; this is likely to influence the likelihood of scientists choosing to study wasps, as opposed…