MUNICH, GERMANY (AUGUST 22, 2017) (REUTERS – The Oktoberfest is known for hearty food, pretty girls in even prettier dirndls (traditional dress), men in Lederhosen and of course beer. And the beer must be served in the ‘Mass”, the traditional Oktoberfest mug. Continue reading
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in movies as well as a fund-raising powerhouse with his annual Labor Day telethon, died on Sunday (August 20) of “natural causes” at the age of 91, his family said. Continue reading
MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA (AUGUST 19, 2017) (ANI) – Bollywood actress, Nargis Fakhri, sashayed down the ramp on the fourth day of the Lakme Fashion Week in India’s showbiz capital, Mumbai on Saturday (August 19).
ARMENA, ALBERTA, CANADA (AUGUST 16, 2017) (CBC) – Alberta resident, Mary Grams, found her long-lost ring on a carrot growing in her vegetable patch. Grams lost her diamond engagement ring in 2004 while pulling weeds on her family farm in Armena, Alberta, CBC reported. Continue reading
SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, UNITED STATES (NBC) – Comedian Dick Gregory, who took an active role in the civil rights movement in the United States in the 1960s, has died at age 84, his son said on social media on Saturday (August 19).
PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (AUGUST 13, 2017) (REUTERS) – Thousands of cat enthusiasts gathered on Sunday (August 13) for the third annual CatCon convention, a celebration of all things feline. Continue reading
Amazon is developing new technologies to make ready-to-eat meals that are more nutritious than processed foods and have a longer shelf life. Havovi Cooper reports. Continue reading
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL (AUGUST 7, 2017) (REUTERS) – ‘Fat-bottomed girls’ made Brazil’s biggest city of Sao Paulo go round on Monday (August 7) for the Miss Bumbum competition to find the nation’s best backside. Continue reading
COULSDON, SOUTH LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (AUGUST 6, 2017) (RAI TG1) – British model Chloe Ayling arrived back at her home in London on Sunday (August 6) after being held captive in Italy by a kidnapper threatening to auction her online unless a ransom of $300,000 was paid. Continue reading
LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (REUTERS ARCHIVE) – Recordings of Princess Diana speaking candidly about her sex life with Prince Charles and her sorrow at the spectacular collapse of her marriage will be broadcast on British television on Sunday (August 6). Continue reading