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Liam Neeson’s son changes name in honor of his late mom, Natasha Richardson

Liam Neeson’s son changes name in honor of his late mom, Natasha Richardson

David M. Benett/Getty Images for Maison Mais Non(LONDON) — Liam Neeson’s son is paying tribute to his late mom, Natasha Richardson, by changing his last name. People confirms that 23-year-old Micheál will now go by Micheál Richardson, instead of Micheál Neeson. Natasha Richardson’s mother, actress Vanessa Redgrave, reportedly explained the name change to Daily Mail…

Voting for two: Amy Schumer announces she’s pregnant while getting out the vote

Voting for two: Amy Schumer announces she’s pregnant while getting out the vote

ABC/Heidi Gutman(NEW YORK) — Amy Schumer is pregnant…and she announced the news in a unique way. First, she posted a photo on Instagram in which she and her husband Chris Fischer’s heads are superimposed on the bodies of Prince Harry and Megan Markle, a couple who also recently announced they are expecting. Schumer captions the…

‘Wonder Woman’ sequel release date pushed to 2020

‘Wonder Woman’ sequel release date pushed to 2020

© 2017 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. AND RATPAC ENTERTAINMENT, LLC(LOS ANGELES) — We’ll have to wait a little bit longer before Wonder Woman flies her invisible jet into theaters again. According to Variety, Warner Bros. has pushed back the Gal Gadot-led sequel Wonder Woman 1984. Instead of being released November 1, 2019, it is now…

Chris Hemsworth gives lucky hitchhiker a helicopter ride in Australia

Chris Hemsworth gives lucky hitchhiker a helicopter ride in Australia

ABC/Radhika Chalasani(BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA) — Chris Hemsworth gave one lucky hitchhiker the ride of his life in Australia over the weekend. The Thor actor and his pal Luke Zocchi pulled over in Brisbane and offered the hitchhiking tourist a ride to the coastal surfing town of Byron Bay. Not only was the hitchhiker – who turned…

Music News

Jeff Lynne’s ELO lines up 2019 North American summer tour

Jeff Lynne’s ELO lines up 2019 North American summer tour

Courtesy of Live NationThis past summer, Jeff Lynne’s relaunched incarnation of Electric Light Orchestra mounted the band’s first extensive North American tour in more than 30 years, and now the symphonic-rock group will return for a new trek during the summer of 2019. The 20-date road trip gets underway on June 20 in Anaheim, California,…

“Caution”: Mariah Carey tour ahead

“Caution”: Mariah Carey tour ahead

Courtesy of Live Nation EntertainmentMariah Carey fans will want to exercise Caution next year: The diva is hitting the road in support of her new album. Mariah’s latest album, Caution, comes out on November 16, and the Caution World Tour will get underway on February 27 in Dallas. The North American leg of the tour,…

National News

Mega Millions lottery: Where does lottery money go in different states?

Mega Millions lottery: Where does lottery money go in different states?

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — When many people think of how lottery winnings are spent, images of new mansions or lavish yachts and flashy cars zoom through the minds of jackpot hopefuls.Most don’t think of the paths in Colorado parks, or the classrooms of Florida public schools, or senior centers in Pennsylvania, but those are all lottery…

Person shot by security guard while trying to break into news station

Person shot by security guard while trying to break into news station

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A suspected intruder was shot while trying to gain entry to a news station in Washington D.C. Monday afternoon, according to the station.Fox 5 DC reports that the suspect was trying to get into their office in Friendship Heights when the incident took place.Source familiar with the matter told ABC News that the…

Sheriff looking for cars of interest in case of missing Wisconsin girl Jayme Closs

Sheriff looking for cars of interest in case of missing Wisconsin girl Jayme Closs

Barron County Sheriff’s Office(BARRON, Wisconsin) — One week after 13-year-old Jayme Closs was abducted from her rural Wisconsin home, authorities are looking for two vehicles of interest after cars were spotted near the Closs home around the time of the crime.One car was likely a red or orange 2000 to 2014 Dodge Challenger, based on…

‘Potentially catastrophic’ Hurricane Willa takes aim at Mexico as a Category 5 storm

‘Potentially catastrophic’ Hurricane Willa takes aim at Mexico as a Category 5 storm

ABC News (HOUSTON) — Hurricane Willa strengthened to a powerful Category 5 storm Monday morning, taking aim at the Mexican coast and threatening to deliver life-threatening storm surge, wind and rain.Now packing 160 mph winds, some strengthening was still possible for the storm Monday, making Willa “potentially catastrophic” for Mexico, the National Hurricane Center warned.The…

Health News

CDC warns against dressing up pet chickens for Halloween

CDC warns against dressing up pet chickens for Halloween

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Louisiana resident Stephanie Morse treats chickens like family, and like any other family member, Morse’s chickens get costumes every Halloween.”Their bare skin is exposed, I just like to put a sweater on them to keep them warm and comfortable, and some of them have more personality,” Morse told CBS affiliate KNOE-TV.But people like…

Dad bod? Men who exercise might pass down healthier metabolism to their kids, study says

Dad bod? Men who exercise might pass down healthier metabolism to their kids, study says

iStock/Thinkstock By: Dr. Colette Poole-Boykin (NEW YORK) — Here’s another reason for wannabe dads to exercise: Sweating it out now might pay off later in better health for your children, according to a new study.Men who exercise before the conception of their children might be able to pass on to their kids a predisposition for…

Mom reveals the most heartbreaking comments people have made to her since she lost her baby

Mom reveals the most heartbreaking comments people have made to her since she lost her baby

(Courtesy: Ariel Mendoza) Ariel Mendoza, 24, of St. Paul, Minnesota, shared a photo project revealing the most upsetting comments people made to her since she lost her son.(ST. PAUL, Minn.) — A woman who lost her newborn son is spotlighting what she feels are the most unintentionally upsetting comments that people have made to her.Ariel…

Letting sunlight in really can kill dark-loving bacteria, study shows

Letting sunlight in really can kill dark-loving bacteria, study shows

iStock/ThinkstockBy Dr. Tambetta Ojong (NEW YORK) — Opening the window shades in the morning may not only help the growth of indoor plants or get skin a little dose of vitamin D — it might also lower amounts of living bacteria that thrive in the dark.An abundance of sunlight was significantly associated with lower amounts…