Red Velvet to release new EP ‘Summer Magic’

-- South Korean girl group Red Velvet will return with a new EP in August. The K-pop stars will release the EP Summer Magic and its single "Power Up" on Aug. 6, according to The Korea Herald. Summer Magic will feature "Power Up" and six other tracks. "Power Up" is described as an up-tempo song [...]

2018-08-02T15:40:36+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

CBS hires two firms to investigate …….

CBS Corp. has hired two law firms to conduct an independent investigation of board chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves over allegations of sexual harassment. "The CBS Board of Directors unanimously approved the retention of Covington and Burling and Debevoise and Plimpton to conduct a full investigation of the allegations in recent press reports about Chairman [...]

2018-08-02T14:53:35+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

BTS: ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ tops 1.5M in preorder sales in Korea

- South Korean boy band BTS has topped over 1.5 million in preorder sales in Korea for its new album. The K-pop group achieved its highest number of preorder sales in the country with the forthcoming album Love Yourself: Answer, according to The Korea Herald. BTS' agency, Big Hit Entertainment, confirmed Love Yourself: Answer had [...]

2018-08-01T12:57:05+00:00August 1st, 2018|

Orca mother carries dead calf for seventh straight day

A grieving orca whale mother in Seattle has begun to fall behind her pack as she carried the body of her dead calf through the water for the seventh straight day Tuesday, conservationists said. The orca, known as J35 or Tahlequah, gave birth to the calf on July 24. It lived for about half an [...]

2018-08-01T12:04:12+00:00August 1st, 2018|

Man carries alligator into beer store in Florida

A Florida man filmed carrying an alligator into a convenience store to buy beer said the stunt was just a harmless prank. The video, which went viral after being posted to Facebook by Robby Stratton, shows the man carrying an alligator into Safeway Discount Beverage in Jacksonville. "Y'all ain't out of beer are you?" Stratton [...]

2018-07-30T16:22:11+00:00July 30th, 2018|

Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras

Officials at an Egyptian zoo are denying allegations that two zebras on display are in fact donkeys painted with black and white stripes. Mahmoud Sarhan snapped photos at the International Garden Municipal Park in Cairo after he noticed the two zebras on display appeared to be donkeys painted to look like zebras. The photos, which [...]

2018-07-27T13:20:21+00:00July 27th, 2018|

Big Bang singer Seungri releases new solo album, music video

- Big Bang singer Seungri is back with new solo music. The 27-year-old K-pop star released the album The Great Seungri and a music video for the single "1, 2, 3!" Friday following news of Big Bang's hiatus. Yonhap News Agency saidThe Great Seungri was named after the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel The Great Gatsby. [...]

2018-07-21T13:56:52+00:00July 21st, 2018|

Pink on touring with kids: ‘Hardest thing I’ve ever done’

- Pink says touring with her two kids is "the hardest thing" she's ever done. The 38-year-old singer said in a new episode of Reese Witherspoon's Shine On with Reese series that bringing 7-year-old daughter Willow and 18-month-old son Jameson on her Beautiful Trauma world tour is a "tricky," "exhausting" but rewarding experience. "Going on [...]

2018-07-20T13:24:45+00:00July 20th, 2018|

Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart

Drake's Scorpion is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart. Coming in at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 is Florence + the Machine's High as Hope, followed by Post Malone's beerbongs & bentleys at No. 3, Gorillaz' The Now Now at No. 4 and XXXtentacion's ? at No. 5. Rounding out the top tier [...]

2018-07-16T13:05:31+00:00July 16th, 2018|

Kansas waterslide where boy died will be demolished

A judge has ruled a Kansas waterslide billed as the world's largest, where a boy was killed in 2016, will be demolished this summer. The 17-story Verruckt slide at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City, Kan., has been out of service for two years -- since a raft carrying 10-year-old Caleb Schwab overturned Aug. 7, 2016 [...]

2018-07-14T02:13:52+00:00July 14th, 2018|