Articles by Anila Alexander
- Spain Strike: 58 People Detained, 9 Injured, Is It The New Greece? [PHOTOS]
March 29 2012 1:10 PM
Union workers held a general 24 hour strike across Spain Thursday to protest austerity cuts, labor reforms, and its record 23 percent unemployment rate.
- Oksana Makar: 18-Year-Old Ukrainian Gang Rape Victim Who Sparked Nationwide Protests Dies From Injuries [PHOTOS]
March 29 2012 10:36 AM
Eighteen year old Oksana Makar died Thursday two weeks after her horrific gang rape caused nationwide protests in Ukraine over corruption and elitism of the wealthy.
- Miss Asia Pacific World USA 2012: Sexy Contestants, When, Where, How To Get Tickets [PHOTOS]
March 28 2012 5:07 PM
Miss Asia Pacific World is a new beauty pageant/model search spotlighting the gorgeous, talented women from all over the world. The U.S. is hosting its own pageant to select a lucky girl to represent the country in the Miss Asia Pacific World 2012 pageant.
- JetBlue Pilot Suspended After Screaming ‘We’re All Going Down’ Mid-Air On Flight 191
March 28 2012 3:54 PM
The JetBlue pilot who had a mental breakdown midair on Flight 191 has been suspended from duty while the FBI investigates the situation.
- Prince Harry, Duchess Kate, and Prince William To Be Neighbors! Trio Moves To Late Mother’s Kensington Palace
March 28 2012 12:27 PM
Prince Harry is moving in with his brother and sister-in-law at their new west London home at Kensington Palace.
- Amish Buggy Bill Passes In Kentucky, Considered A Win For Religious Freedom By Tea Party Activists, Other Leaders [PHOTOS]
March 28 2012 11:06 AM
In what some call a win for religious freedom, Kentucky's General Assembly passed an Amish buggy bill on Tuesday that would exempt them from affixing orange safety triangles on the back of their carriages.
- Christie Brinkley Divorce: Peter Cook Calls Her Breakdown On TV ‘Cunning And Shameless’
March 28 2012 9:51 AM
Following Christie Brinkley's emotional outburst Tuesday on the 'Today' show, Peter Cook has responded by blasting her tears as a cunning and shameless display in what I can only imagine was an attempt to garner public sympathy by dishonest means.
- Chloe Moretz Beats Out Dakota Fanning, Emily Browning For Lead Role In ‘Carrie’ Remake
March 27 2012 4:55 PM
Chloe Moretz has been offered the titular role in a remake of the classic horror film 'Carrie.'
- Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino Flavoring Contains Crushed Bug Extract, Can Causes Asthma, Allergic Reactions
March 27 2012 3:37 PM
The rosy pink hue in your Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino comes from a 'natural' dye that consists of crushed cochineal bugs, not delicious pieces of blended fruit.
- Cholesterol Shot: Monthly Injection Can Lower LDL Levels By 66 Percent, New Study Claims
March 27 2012 1:55 PM
A monthly cholesterol shot can reduce patients' levels by up to 66 percent, according to a new study described at a U.S. cardiology conference.
- $26 Hot Dog: Texas Rangers' 2-Foot- Long Weiner Feeds Four Fans [VIDEO]
March 27 2012 12:47 PM
A one pound, two foot long, $26 hot dog will be unveiled at Captain Morgan Club and the Rangers Ballpark for Texas Rangers fans to enjoy on opening day April 6.
- Jane Orie: Pennsylvania GOP Senator Found Guilty On 14 Counts Of Campaign Corruption, Forced Out Of Office
March 27 2012 10:39 AM
Jane Orie, Pennsylvania GOP senator, was found guilty on 14 counts of campaign corruption, and forced out of office. She was convicted Tuesday of campaign corruption including theft, forgery, and conflict of interest for forcing her legislative staff to perform campaign work for herself and her sister.
- Cristiano Ronaldo, Gonazalo Higuain Transfer To Chelsea? Club To Bid $133 Million For Real Madrid Stars
March 26 2012 5:16 PM
Chelsea are considering spending €100 million ($133 million) to sign Cristiano Ronaldo and Gonazalo Higuain to the squad this summer in an effort to overhaul the team.
- ‘Doctor Who’ Season 7: First Teaser Trailer Reveals Cyborgs and Shootouts In The Wild West [VIDEO]
March 26 2012 3:39 PM
The first teaser trailer for 'Doctor Who' season 7 debuted at the show's official convention over the weekend, revealing how Amy and Rory will leave the show before Jenna Louise-Coleman takes over as the new companion.
- ‘Downton Abbey’ Creator Julian Fellowes: James Cameron’s ‘Titanic’ Is An ‘Unfair’ Portrayal
March 26 2012 2:46 PM
'Downton Abbey' creator Julian Fellowes said that James Cameron's blockbuster 'Titanic' was an unfair representation of the tragedy and was really just a love story set against the backdrop of the Titanic.
- Google Ordered By Court To Suspend Autocomplete Function After Costing Japanese Man His Job, Tech Giant Doesn’t Comply
March 26 2012 11:54 AM
A Japanese man has asked Google to suspend its autocomplete feature on the basis that the function is an invasion of his privacy and cost him his job.
- Aretha Franklin Turns 70, Announces New Album: 5 Greatest Hits Of Her 50-Year Career [VIDEO]
March 26 2012 10:01 AM
'Respect' singer Aretha Franklin announced on her 70th birthday party Saturday that she's teaming up with her music mentor Clive Davis for a brand new album.
- Fabrice Muamba Facing 'A Long Period Of Recovery,' Considered Dead For 78 Minutes
March 23 2012 4:58 PM
Fabrice Muamba's is facing a long period of recovery, according to a family released a statement Friday about the Bolton Wanderers midfielder. He suffered a cardiac arrest last week at Tottenham stadium, and was considered dead for 78 minutes.
- Did Johnny Depp and Ashley Olsen Hook Up? Depp Spotted Leaving Olsen’s Apartment ‘Looking Exhausted’ After ‘Sneak Slumber Party’
March 23 2012 3:28 PM
Rumors are circulating that Johnny Depp had a one night stand with Ashley Olsen on February 27.
- Florian Birsak Performs Newly Discovered Mozart Piece For First Time In Composer's Austrian Home
March 23 2012 2:57 PM
A newly discovered Mozart piece recently found in an attic in Austria was performed for the first time at his Salzburg home in Austria.