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1 day ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: In-fighting is entertaining in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

"Civil War" stands out as certainly the biggest of the stand-alones, and among the best because of what it has in common with the better films in the Marvel universe: the conflict is deeply human, told humorously, and best enjoyed if you don't overthink it.

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1 day ago in National

Trump looks to unify Republicans; Kasich reported dropping out

Billionaire Donald Trump assumed the mantle of presumptive Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday with a message on unity that also suggested he was not going to work too hard to placate some party establishment figures angered by his outsider candidacy.

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1 day ago in National

Takata recalls millions more air bag inflators

Automakers will recall up to 40 million more air bag inflators installed by Takata Corp by 2019, expanding the largest automotive recall in American history.

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2 days ago in Sports

Deflategate: Brady gets more time

Lawyers for the New England Patriots quarterback have been given another two weeks to appeal his "Deflategate" suspension.

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2 days ago in Sports

Kentucky Bourbon Trail offers a lesson for reviving racing’s fans

Some of the best-known farms in Kentucky's scenic horse country are borrowing from another of the state's contributions to the good life — bourbon whiskey distilleries — in an effort to win new recruits to an aging and shrinking fan base.

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2 days ago in National

School safety: Drops in bullying, violent crime on campus

The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools, with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation.

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2 days ago in Music

Scott Stapp signs on to replace Scott Weiland in Art of Anarchy

Weiland fronted the group, which also featured Disturbed bassist John Moyer and former Guns N' Roses guitarist Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal, until his death in December.

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2 days ago in Music

Iron Maiden lead Kerrang! nominations

The veteran heavy metal band released "The Book of Souls" last year, marking their first offering in five years. The hiatus proved to be worth the wait after the record was nominated for Best Album by bosses at the British rock magazine.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Dan Aykroyd adapting ‘Blues Brothers’ for animated series

The animated project will also feature the band's original songs, as well as soul and blues classics, and new material recorded specially for the series, which Aykroyd will help to develop alongside "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ fans want Queen Elsa to ‘come out’

Fans are urging movie executives to make the film's snow queen Elsa a lesbian in the sequel.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

It’s ‘Star Wars’ Day: May the 4th be with you

It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one.

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2 days ago in National, World

U.S. gathers allies on next steps in Islamic State fight

The United States gathered defense ministers from 11 other countries for talks on Wednesday about ways to strengthen the campaign against Islamic State, a day after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in Iraq during an attack by the militant group.

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2 days ago in Sports

Zika concerns could see MLB cancel Puerto Rico series

A pair of Major League Baseball games scheduled to be played in Puerto Rico later this month could be relocated due to growing concerns over the Zika virus in the area, the MLB Players Association said.

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2 days ago in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘Captain America’

Let's celebrate this weekend's release of "Captain America: Civil War" by looking back on the 1990 never-released movie that gives the Dolph Lundgren "Punisher" film a painfully slow run for its money.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

It’s easier to follow friends on Twitter

A new Connect tab on Twitter Inc's mobile app makes it easier for people to find accounts to follow, the social network said on Tuesday as it launched the new feature to attract more users.

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2 days ago in Music

Radiohead releases single under cloud of intrigue

The British rockers returned to the Internet with a new music video, after the band stumped fans by deleting all posts on their Twitter account over the weekend.

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2 days ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today.

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2 days ago in Lifestyle

Families struggling with teen phone addiction

Half of teenagers in the United States feel addicted to their mobile phones, with most checking the devices at least every hour and feeling pressured to respond immediately to messages, a survey released on Tuesday found.

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2 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, May 4

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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2 days ago in Viral Videos

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ told by emojis

If the blockbuster movie was told entirely by characters on your cell phone.

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10 hours ago in Music

Corey Taylor lands ‘Sharknado’ role

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The Slipknot star joins other musicians - including Wayne Newton and Vince Neil - in the upcoming SyFy channel movie.

13 hours ago in Sports

Furyk to make PGA Tour return next week in Charlotte

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Jim Furyk makes his season debut as he joins an elite field boasting 31 of the top 50 players in the current FedExCup standings.

13 hours ago in Sports

Dallas judge tells quarterback Manziel not to contact former girlfriend

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Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel made his first appearance in a Dallas court on Thursday on a charge of assaulting his former girlfriend, and the judge told him to keep away from her.

13 hours ago in Sports

Favored Nyquist draws lucky 13 for Kentucky Derby

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(Reuters) – Unbeaten Nyquist was rated the 3-1 early favorite for Saturday’s 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill…

13 hours ago in Sports

LeBron, Cavs rain threes in record-setting win

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The Cavaliers knocked down an incredible NBA record 25 three-pointers in their 123-98 Game 2 win over the Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference semi-finals, taking a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.