How Many Calories Will Be in Your Thanksgiving Dinner?
Yes, we know your stomachs are still coping with all the Halloween candy you just ate. But believe it or not, Thanksgiving, the mother of all gluttonous holidays, is just a few short weeks away. The Calorie Control Council tells us that the average American will consume 4,500 calories at Thanksgiving...
6 Strange and Wonderful Fourth of July Celebrations From All Over
Thursday is Independence Day, and cities and towns all across America will be celebrating in style—but not always in conventional fashion. Heck, not always in America either.
10 America-Themed Songs for the Fourth of July
American popular music has been around since before America even declared its independence. 'Yankee Doodle,' anyone? That classic was sung by Colonial American soldiers as early as the French and Indian War. Here’s a list of 10 to add to your Fourth of July playlist:
Major Police Operation Underway in Boston Suburb [UPDATED]
6:55 AM ET: The AP is reporting that the suspects are from Chechnya, and have lived in the US for at least one year. The surviving Boston bomb suspect has been identified as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, of Cambridge, Ma. NBC News is reporting that both suspects are brothers. Sources say that the men may have military experience, according to law enforcement officials. 6:30 AM ET: CNN is reporting that
Lady Gaga Born This Way Ball Tour Canceled Because She Needs Hip Surgery
Due to the fact that she has a tear in her right hip, Lady Gaga has been forced to cancel the rest of her Born This Way Ball tour.
13 Ridiculous Olympic Events We’d Like to See — The Funnies
The Olympics are about to begin in London. Sure, it's a great gathering of the world's most amazing athletes doing their thing, where competitors try to smash records quicker than you can say Zemfira Meftakhetdinova (seriously, that's a real person going for the gold).
The 10 Most Awesome Fourth of July Fireworks Displays from Around the US [VIDEOS]
Forget about the dawn's early light, this Fourth of July is all about the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air and maybe even a couple of spiders. Those are the ones that, well, look kind of like a spider, anyway. Here are 10 great fireworks displays throughout the country. If your city didn't make it, don't worry -- we're sure it's just as good.
10 Awesome TV Remote Controls for Father’s Day
Is there any home accessory more fought over than the remote control? TV-loving dads have long had to establish that they are masters of their domain by commandeering the clicker from the kids.
George ‘Goober’ Lindsey From ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ Dies at 83
George Lindsey, best known for his portrayal as the dense but gentle "Goober Pyle" on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died after suffering from a brief illness. He was 83 years old.
5 Awesome Do-It-Yourself Gifts for Mother’s Day That Will Leave Mom at a Loss for Words [VIDEOS]
Whether you're tight on cash or simply want to shower mom with gifts from the heart, opting for the do-it-yourself route is a great alternative to store bought treats. And even though she'll love anything you get her, she'll definitely notice -- and appreciate -- the extra bit of elbow grease you put into Mother's Day this year.