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Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

HTC M9 goes official with 20 MP camera and new color options

HTC M9 Goes Official with 20 MP Camera and New Color Options

Huawei Unveils its Watch along with  TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

Huawei Unveils Its Watch along with TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

Samsung has raised the bar with the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Has Raised the Bar with the All-New Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Stories by: Jessica Hannan

Jessica Hannan

IDW's Jem and the Holograms #1: Truly, Outrageous Reboot with More Diversity

IDW's Jem and the Holograms #1: Truly, Outrageous Reboot with More Diversity The premiere issue of "Jem and the Holograms" hits the shelves in March and the creative team hitting the promotional circuit to discuss what's new. Like, say, an attraction between members of the same gender.

1 hour ago, 5:34pm CST

Helen Slater, Dean Can, and Calista Flockhart to boost Supergirl on CBS

Helen Slater, Dean Can, and Calista Flockhart to Boost Supergirl on CBS CBS and DC reveal that Helen Slater and Dean Cain will appear this fall on "Supergirl" as Kara Danvers (Melissa Benoist) battles Cat Grant (Calista Flockhart) and Hank Henshaw (David Harewood). And who is Supergirl's mom?

4 hours ago, 2:43pm CST

Is Georgia Governor Nathan Deal's wage increase for top officials really cronyism?

Is Georgia Governor Nathan Deal's wage increase for top officials really cronyism? In the 2016 fiscal year budget, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal increased top state officials wages while proposing to reduce health care insurance on part-time school employees.

19 hours ago, 11:31pm CST

Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83 Leonard Nimoy passed away on February 27, 2015, at the age of 83 as the world mourns the loss of a beloved entertainer.

1 day ago, 11:18pm CST

Get ready, fans: Powerpuff Girls will be revived in 2016 on Cartoon Network

Get ready, fans: Powerpuff Girls will be revived in 2016 on Cartoon Network At this year's upfronts, cable's Cartoon Network revealed that the Powerpuff Girls will be protecting Townsville once again in 2016. Will this help balance Paul's Dini's accusations about the network not needing girl audiences in 2013?

Feb 22 2015, 1:44pm CST

Wonder Woman's set to join the world of Man in Fall 2015

Wonder Woman's set to join the world of Man in Fall 2015 Recent reports place Gal Gadot to begin filming Wonder Woman in the fall. While little information is available, Michelle MacLaren and Jason Fuchs are set to direct and pen the screenplay.

Feb 22 2015, 10:18am CST

David Cameron and UK government pledge £300m for dementia research

David Cameron and UK government pledge £300m for dementia research Oftentimes, dementia research faces less notoriety and funding than other diseases, but David Cameron is looking to change that by pledging £300m to help find solutions. But will this help the UK beat other nations as the one-stop research stop?

Feb 21 2015, 9:08pm CST

What Is International Mother Language Day and why does education matter?

What Is International Mother Language Day and why does education matter? International Mother Language Day is the 15th anniversary of UNESCO's first attempt to celebrate the diversity in language and cultural identity outside of a national identity. This year focused on the detriment of dying languages and education.

Feb 21 2015, 6:29pm CST

Hasbro's Transformers: Combiner Wars is gearing up at New York Toy Fair

Hasbro's Transformers: Combiner Wars is gearing up at New York Toy Fair It's that time of the year: toys come rolling out for presentation at the annual fair in New York City. Devastator, Defensor, and Ultra Magnus are all ready for slay the battle fields.

Feb 15 2015, 9:28pm CST

Jurassic World's Indominus Rex dominates New York Toy Fair with Hasbro and Lego Premiere

Jurassic World's Indominus Rex dominates New York Toy Fair with Hasbro and Lego Premiere "Jurassic World", the highly anticipated summer release, hit the New York Toy Fair hard with Hasbro's battery-powered Indominus Rex and Lego's figure sets. Set to release on June 12, Jurassic World's already tracking prey before the gates even open.

Feb 15 2015, 3:45pm CST

Opinion: FBI Director Comey and law enforcement's 'lazy shortcuts of cynicism'

Opinion: FBI Director Comey and law enforcement's 'lazy shortcuts of cynicism' On February 12, FBI Director Comey spoke to Georgetown students, the national media, and streaming live viewers in an effort to explain racial profiling in the eyes of law enforcement. Admitting to biases is a good step but is it enough?

Feb 13 2015, 11:18am CST

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit On the heels of a deadly account Wednesday, Russia, Ukraine, and EU reached a ceasefire agreement built upon last Septembers talks in Minsk. The trilateral leadership promises to respect sovereignty by reestablishing boundaries, examine winter gas prices, and the Russian impact of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement.

Feb 12 2015, 2:19pm CST

Warner Bros. and Buffalo Games Team Up For Super Friends Jigsaw

Warner Bros. and Buffalo Games Team Up For Super Friends Jigsaw It looks like Warner Bros. and Buffalo Games are looking to team up and save Gotham City from the dastardly Joker and Riddler in the latest announcement. The games will teach preschoolers problem-solving skills while battling against Gotham's greatest foes.

Feb 8 2015, 3:15pm CST

Ukrainian Crisis: Merkel, Biden and Obama see militarization differently

Ukrainian Crisis: Merkel, Biden and Obama see militarization differently During the annual Munich Security Conference this weekend, the Ukrainian crisis remained an important topic. While Chancellor Angela Merkel feels diplomacy is key, U.S. officials push for more military weapons without placing American soldiers on the ground.

Feb 8 2015, 1:26pm CST

Netflix: rumors of "The Legend of Zelda", orders "The Get Down", and being an streaming giant

Netflix: rumors of "The Legend of Zelda", orders "The Get Down", and being an streaming giant Netflix is greenlighting a lot of television shows, but the biggest surprise is the reported deal with Nintendo for "The Legend of Zelda" live-action television program. The network's also ordered a first season of Baz Luhrmann's gritty take on 1970s New York City in "The Get Down."

Feb 8 2015, 11:00am CST

Women with Type 1 diabetes at greater risk of death than men

Women with Type 1 diabetes at greater risk of death than men New meta-analysis research by the University of Queensland's School of Public Health shows that women face greater risk of death from Type 1 diabetes than men.

Feb 7 2015, 10:58pm CST

The colliding intersection of twitter activism and 'clear lines' on harassment policies

The colliding intersection of twitter activism and 'clear lines' on harassment policies Twitter activism inspires change through movements of people, even as women face ongoing harassment and threats of violence. CEO Dick Costolo admits "we have not effectively dealt with this problem even remotely to the degree we should have by now," so how will the social media giant handle the problem?

Feb 7 2015, 8:53pm CST

Rachael Taylor and David Tennant Cast in Marvel's A.K.A. Jessica Jones Netflix series

Rachael Taylor and David Tennant Cast in Marvel's A.K.A. Jessica Jones Netflix series Marvel's A.K.A. Jessica Jones is shaping with casting Rachael Taylor as Hellcat and David Tennant as the dastard villain Kilgrave. But what does that mean for Jessica Jones?

Feb 1 2015, 3:35pm CST

Atlanta Falcons Under Investigation For Piping Noise In At Georgia Dome

Atlanta Falcons Under Investigation For Piping Noise In At Georgia Dome News broke that the Atlanta Falcons have been under investigation this season for piping in noise, creating an atmosphere where the visiting team can't hear call plays. What will be the outcome if found guilty?

Feb 1 2015, 2:08pm CST

Melissa Benoist soars as Supergirl,  Mehcad Brooks clicks James Olsen into life, and villainous Lumberjack appears

Melissa Benoist soars as Supergirl, Mehcad Brooks clicks James Olsen into life, and villainous Lumberjack appears CBS and Warner Bros TV unveiled the latest news on Kara Danvers life. Glee's Melissa Benoist will be showing off Supergirl skills, True Blood's Mehcad Brooks plans on snapping up life as James Olsen, and random villain Lumberjack will connect new and old Krypton life.

Feb 1 2015, 12:02pm CST

It's A Baby!: Justin Timberlake Confirms Jessica Biel Pregnancy on Instagram

It's A Baby!: Justin Timberlake Confirms Jessica Biel Pregnancy on Instagram Justin Timberlake celebrated his birthday by showing the world a picture of pregnant wife's belly.

Jan 31 2015, 9:04pm CST

Republican Representatives Call For Food Stamp Purchase Transparency

Republican Representatives Call For Food Stamp Purchase Transparency Currently, almost 47 million people receive food stamp, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), in the U.S. Montana Representative Tom Burnett and Pennsylvania's Tom Marino are looking to demand more food purchasing transparency in national benefit user data.

Jan 31 2015, 3:24pm CST

'The Hunting Ground' illuminates administrator silence on college sexual assault

'The Hunting Ground' illuminates administrator silence on college sexual assault 'The Hunting Ground' attempts to offer college women silenced over sexual assault a voice. Included in the survivor narrative is Jameis Winston's accuser, Erica Kinsman, who fights against the university's need to protect sponsorship over the one in five women assaulted on campus.

Jan 25 2015, 6:28pm CST

Expect More Victims of Disneyland Measles Outbreak

Expect More Victims of Disneyland Measles Outbreak In 2000, the measles was thought to be eliminated, but in recent years numbers have been high. Disneyland measles outbreak numbers are rising and experts are asking parents to vaccinate kids before contracting the controllable virus.

Jan 25 2015, 3:22pm CST

The Euro Slides As American Dollar Strengthens

The Euro Slides As American Dollar Strengthens The Euro continues to tumble as the American dollar rises. Investors and exporters curious about the potential increase to American recovery.

Jan 25 2015, 1:18pm CST

Gender Equality HeForShe Campaign Makes IMPACT in Davros Press Conference

Gender Equality HeForShe Campaign Makes IMPACT in Davos Press Conference HeForShe launched four months ago and men worldwide have committed to engage in gender equality. Now, the HeForShe campaign and Emma Watson look for world leaders to show how important committed IMPACT can change everything.

Jan 25 2015, 11:31am CST

Larry Ellison, Oracle's Resident Philanthropist, Is Looking To Help California Wildlife Continue

Larry Ellison, Oracle's Resident Philanthropist, Is Looking To Help California Wildlife Continue Larry Ellison recently stepped down as Oracle's CEO and may be spending the time completing the Conservation Center for Wildlife Care in San Jose, California. Ellison is a prominent philanthropist for wildlife conservation, but this may take the prize as the largest donation yet.

Jan 25 2015, 9:11am CST

African American women working night shift at work for Type 2 diabetes

African American women working night shift at risk for Type 2 diabetes New study by Black Women’s Health Study says African American women are at risk for Type 2 diabetes if working graveyard shift.

Jan 18 2015, 4:48pm CST

Fox renews Empire, Gotham, and Brooklyn Nine Nine; fate of Bones and Sleepy Hollow unknown

Fox renews Empire, Gotham, and Brooklyn Nine Nine; fate of Bones and Sleepy Hollow unknown At the TCAs, Fox network renewed Empire, Gotham, and Brooklyn Nine Nine while Bones and Sleepy Hollow remain a bit of a mystery. And Lee Daniels discusses why homophobia remains a huge part of Empire's growth.

Jan 18 2015, 2:17pm CST

Over half American students are low-income, says new study

Over half American students are low-income, says new study According to the Southern Education Foundation, over half the American public student body are low-income. Of that number, majority of effected children are in the south and west.

Jan 18 2015, 12:14pm CST

U.S. Supreme Court to hear case on marriage equality

U.S. Supreme Court to hear case on marriage equality April DoBoer and Jayne Rowse wanted to create a family where both women could legally adopt their foster children together and maintain marriage equality. When the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals denied the couple the chance, a visit to the U.S. Supreme Court now seems to be in order.

Jan 16 2015, 9:25pm CST

TVGN's relaunch into Pop starts January 14 with original programming

TVGN's relaunch into Pop starts January 14 with original programming TVGN's rebranding and relaunching itself as the culture center of all things Pop. Built on the fan experience, the network looks to compete in the media market.

Jan 11 2015, 8:36pm CST

Downton Abbey invades the Biltmore Estate

Downton Abbey invades the Biltmore Estate Starting February 5, 2015, fans of the British television series Downton Abbey will be able to see the costumes that made the show so popular. In addition, the 240-room Biltmore Estate will offer a glimpse into America's Gilded Age and how high society lived with such grandeur.

Jan 11 2015, 6:24pm CST

Sony Leak Acts The Question: Super Mario Bros. Movie: To Be or Not To Be?

Sony Leak Acts The Question: Super Mario Bros. Movie: To Be or Not To Be? After the Sony leaks came out, BuzzFeed News noted emails involving Sony and Nintendo teaming up to create an animated feature all about the adventures of the Super Mario Bros. But is it real?

Dec 14 2014, 6:41pm CST

Krysten Ritter talks Marvel's Jessica Jones and working with the women of Hollywood

Krysten Ritter talks Marvel's Jessica Jones and working with the women of Hollywood Last week, Krysten Ritter was announced as Marvel's Jessica Jones in the Netflix series, A.K.A. Jessica Jones. In an interview, Ritter points out the excitement of being Jones, working with talent women, and how cool it is to devour all things Jones.

Dec 14 2014, 4:22pm CST

Republican Jeb Bush to release 250,000 emails in e-book, may run in 2016 election

Republican Jeb Bush to release 250,000 emails in e-book, may run in 2016 election This weekend, Jeb Bush revealed he will be creating an e-book with all 250,000 emails from his eight year tenure as Florida governor. He also offered a little more information a possible ticket run in 2016 for the Republican Party.

Dec 14 2014, 1:28pm CST

Marvel's Agent Carter Entices S.H.I.E.L.D. audiences after midseason finale

Marvel's Agent Carter Entices S.H.I.E.L.D. audiences after midseason finale Marvel Entertainment and ABC released more footage of Hayley Atwell as Agent Carter, offering a teaser of what happens after World War II to the intriguing special agent.

Dec 14 2014, 12:23pm CST

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. let out a major MCU bombshell

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. let out a major MCU bombshell In the mid-season finale, ABC-hit Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. just kicked the Marvel Cinematic Universe all the way into Phase Three.

Dec 13 2014, 10:22pm CST

World War Two Veterans Discuss Pearl Harbor Attacks on 73rd Anniversary

World War Two Veterans Discuss Pearl Harbor Attacks on 73rd Anniversary December 7, 1941 saw the attacks on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and America's declaration of war against Japan. Stories about the war are shared as veterans begin to enter their 90s.

Dec 7 2014, 7:14pm CST

Motherhood penalties widens pay gaps between men and women

Motherhood penalty widens pay gaps between men and women; Peggy Young looks to change wage discrimination The motherhood penalty has remained the same for over 40 years, but now the International Labor Organization provides proof worldwide. And in America, Peggy Young is looking to change gender discrimination.

Dec 7 2014, 4:39pm CST