A & E

Beyoncé returns with moving BET Awards speech, delivered by Chloe x Halle

By USATODAY Beyoncé won the viewers’ choice award at Sunday’s BET Awards. …read more…

The best movies of 2017 (so far)

By Angie Han We’re at the halfway point of 2017, so all this week Mashable…

‘Too Fat, Too Slutty’ Challenges Cultural Expectations Of Women

By Annalisa Quinn Anne Helen Petersen’s new book is a thoughtful consideration of several public…

Ron Howard steps in to direct Han Solo spinoff

By The Associated Press Hollywood heavyweight Ron Howard has stepped in to helm the forthcoming…

Alton Glass Debuts New Virtual Reality Film at American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

By Selena Hill (Image: File) Back in 2014, Alton Glass’ groundbreaking drama CRU made history…

Have Beyoncé’s twins arrived yet? The Internet’s best theories

By USATODAY Beyoncé’s due date is approaching, and according to some commenters, she’s already given…

NEWS NOW

Someone put Drake in a movie because his ‘Get Out’ Steph Curry parody is absolutely perfect

By Martha Tesema In addition to the new songs Drake’s been churning out, the Canadian rapper took some time to host the NBA Awards. During his hosting gig, he flexed his acting chops with hilarious skits— …read more…

6 Dead After Boat Carrying 160 Sinks in Colombia

By Tim Stelloh and Christoper Essner and Associated Press and Abigail Williams At least 31 more people were still missing after a boat carrying about 160 people sank in Colombia on Sunday, authorities said. …read more…

Like Kickstarter, but for legal cases

By Sasha Lekach CrowdJustice took on Brexit. Now the Kickstarter-like site is bringing its legal crowdfunding model to the United States. SEE ALSO: Dude tries to crowdfund a $15,000 engagement ring. Internet says, ‘Nope!’ ..read more…

Beyoncé returns with moving BET Awards speech, delivered by Chloe x Halle

By USATODAY Beyoncé won the viewers’ choice award at Sunday’s BET Awards. …read more…

Men Get Twice as Much Say on Trumpcare

By Tracy E. Gilchrist While 13 male senators draft Trumpcare, the media invites twice as many men than women to weigh in on it. …read more…

WORLD NEWS NOW

6 Dead After Boat Carrying 160 Sinks in Colombia

By Tim Stelloh and Christoper Essner and Associated Press and Abigail Williams At least 31 more people were still missing after a boat carrying about 160 people sank in Colombia on Sunday, authorities said. …read more…

Colombian Police Arrest Eight in Mall Bombing Probe

Colombia police arrested eight people from a little-known guerrilla group in last weekend’s bombing at…

ISIS blows up historic Mosul mosque where it declared caliphate, Iraqi military says

By Reuters ISIS militants on Wednesday blew up the Grand al-Nuri Mosque of Mosul and…

U.S. student released from North Korean prison in coma, parents say

By The Associated Press The parents of the 22-year old American college student freed by…

SCIENCE & TECH

NASA Completes Milestone Toward Quieter Supersonic X-Plane

NASA has achieved a significant milestone in its effort to make supersonic passenger jet travel…

Innovative weed pipe has a built-in cereal bowl. Whhhaaaaa?

By Brian Koerber Smoking weed and eating cereal go together like peanut butter and jelly,…

Facebook just hit 2 billion monthly active human content sharing slave machines (or: “users”)

By Kerry Flynn So, the world’s only got 7 billion people in it, and only 3.2 billion are online. On Tuesday, Facebook announced that they reached 2 billion monthly active users. So, yeah:  …read more…