A & E

The Weeknd cuts off all his hair and announces a new album, ‘Starboy’

By Martha Tesema It might only be Wednesday, but it’s finally time for The Weeknd.…

Here’s everything new this week on Netflix, Hulu and more

By Armand Valdes …More about Mashable Video, Hbo, Starz, Amazon, and Hulu …read more…

MAC honors late singer Selena with new line

Social media push helped bring Selena Quintanilla’s look to fans …read more…

Hipsters queue for hours to order a drink from shot-sinking Bill Murray

By Jerico Mandybur Possibly anticipating a scene from Coffee and Cigarettes, in which Bill Murray…

Can Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’ Produce Pardon?

By Adam Howard The new film arrives amid a renewed push from the real-life Snowden…

‘Hidden Figures’ hidden no more as Taraji P. Henson breaks down in tears at Toronto event

By Jeff Sneider TORONTO — Hidden Figures is hidden no more. 20th Century Fox threw…

An early look at comedy icon Cedric the Entertainer’s new Netflix special

By Saba Hamedy LOS ANGELES — Cedric the Entertainer is broadcasting his Nashville show on…

Watch Stephen Colbert courageously impersonate Tim Cook announcing the iPhone 7

By Sophie Hirsh At the iPhone 7 launch event yesterday, Tim Cook and the Apple…

NEWS NOW

The Weeknd cuts off all his hair and announces a new album, ‘Starboy’

By Martha Tesema It might only be Wednesday, but it’s finally time for The Weeknd. After months of teasing pictures and audio from the studio, the Toronto based singer (born Abel Tesfaye) finally announced the title and album artwork behind his upcoming project, Starboy. …read more…

Canadian taken hostage in Libya

By CBC News Ottawa has confirmed that a Canadian is among three people taken hostage in Libya earlier this week. …read more…

ACLU: Release police dashcam video in fatal Charlotte shooting before new law takes effect

The American Civil Liberties Union is calling for release of dashcam video showing the fatal shooting by police of a black man in Charlotte, North Carolina, that led to two nights of unrest. …read more…

The Weeknd cuts off all his hair and announces a new album, ‘Starboy’

By Martha Tesema It might only be Wednesday, but it’s finally time for The Weeknd. After months of teasing pictures and audio from the studio, the Toronto based singer (born Abel Tesfaye) finally announced the title and album artwork behind his upcoming project, Starboy. …read more…

This Filmmaker Says Sexuality Is Fluid, Even for Gay and Straight Men

By Steve Balderson Steve Balderson’s latest film, El Ganzo, explores the love between a black man — who identified as gay — and a white woman. We need to stop being so hung up on sexual rigidity, Balderson says. …read more…

WORLD NEWS NOW

Canadian taken hostage in Libya

By CBC News Ottawa has confirmed that a Canadian is among three people taken hostage in Libya earlier this week. …read more…

Nearly 2M people without running water as fighting escalates in Aleppo

By The Associated Press Syrian government forces captured a rebel-held area on the edge of…

Elephant ivory trade under scrutiny at upcoming wildlife conference

By CBC News The fate of the elephant hangs in the balance this weekend as…

Russia to Blame for Attack on Syrian Aid Convoy: U.S.

By Reuters and NBC News White House officials say the U.S. prefers to continue with…

SCIENCE & TECH

NASA iTech Fosters Technology Needed for Journey to Mars

NASA is seeking innovative technology for the agency’s future exploration missions in the solar system…

From HAM radio to modern day communications tech

By The CW What if you could talk to your past? Detective Raimy Sullivan (Peyton…

NASA to Hold Media Call on Evidence of Surprising Activity on Europa

NASA will host a teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, Sept. 26, to present new…

Leaked video appears to show Snapchat’s long-rumored smart sunglasses

By Karissa Bell Snapchat may be moving closer to launching its long-rumored wearable. A video of what appears to be a commercial for the device — apparently called “Spectacles” — has surfaced, suggesting that the company may be getting ready…

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