Articles by Eric Brown
- Soldier Who Leaked Files To WikiLeaks Will Be Sentenced Wednesday
August 20 2013 11:24 PM
Convicted on 10 counts of espionage and theft, Bradley Manning faces up to 90 years for leaking more than 700,000 classified files.
- Dr. Phil Under Fire For Asking Twitter If It's OK To Have Sex With Drunk Girls
August 20 2013 11:07 PM
The pop-psychology TV host tweeted out to his followers Monday night: “If a girl is drunk, is it OK to have sex with her? Reply yes or no to @DrPhil #teensaccused,”
- 'Parks And Recreation' Star Rashida Jones Developing New Dramedy 'The Revengers' For The CW
August 20 2013 10:13 PM
"Parks and Recreation" star Rashida Jones is set to produce and star in the new CW dramedy "The Revengers" alongside her sister Kikada.
- Tesla Model S Might Be Safest Car Ever Made
August 20 2013 8:20 PM
The Model S electric car received a better than perfect rating from the NHTSA.
- 'Breaking Bad' Star Jonathan Banks To Appear On 'Community' Season 5
August 20 2013 7:33 PM
“Breaking Bad” star Jonathan Banks is set to continue intimidating audiences with his grim attitude and uneasy stares, this time on the fifth season of NBC's “Community.”
- Can Al Jazeera America Compete With CNN And Fox?
August 19 2013 8:59 PM
Al Jazeera America is set to launch on American cable networks Tuesday afternoon with more than 14 hours of daily hard news programming.
- ‘Breaking Bad’ Shows The White Family Is Doomed In ‘Buried’
August 18 2013 11:32 PM
At its core, “Breaking Bad” has always been about family, but now it seems that Walt’s family is coming undone for good.
- ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 4: Producers Locks Stars Into Two-Year Contracts To Prevent More Shock Exits
August 18 2013 9:42 PM
The producers of “Downton Abbey” have locked the show’s stars into two-year contracts to prevent shock departures.
- ‘The Butler’ Earns A Tidy Sum, $25 Million, At The Box Office
August 18 2013 8:05 PM
“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” mopped up the competition this weekend, with the Forest Whitaker drama.
- Hydrating Beer Could Ward Off Hangovers And Replenish Nutrients
August 17 2013 9:14 PM
A new hydrating beer developed by a team of Australian researchers could be just as hydrating as a sports drink.
- ‘Breaking Bad’ Star Charles Baker Shares How He Wants Skinny Pete To Die In Season 5
August 17 2013 8:14 PM
Charles Baker, the actor who portrays Skinny Pete in “Breaking Bad,” explains how he wants his character to go out in the show’s final season.
- SpaceX Grasshopper Successfully Flies Sideways Before Returning To Landing Pad [VIDEO]
August 15 2013 6:49 PM
The SpaceX Grasshopper, a new reusable rocket from the private spaceflight contractor, has set another milestone after launching vertically and then flying sideways for several hundred feet.
- Seattle Cops To Hand Out Doritos At Marijuana Festival This Weekend
August 15 2013 6:37 PM
Seattle police will be handing out bags of Doritos at this weekend's Hempfest to remind residents about new laws concerning marijuana legalization.
- Watch Hayao Miyazaki's 'The Wind Rises' Trailer With English Subtitles [VIDEO]
August 15 2013 5:37 PM
The English trailer for Hayao Miyazaki's latest film "The Wind Rises" has arrived just in time for its premier at the Toronto International Film Festival.
- Is Former Chicago Bear William 'Refrigerator' Perry Dead?
August 14 2013 10:23 PM
Perry was erroneously reported dead at the age of 50 in a Twitter hoax, kicking off an onslaught of “in memoriam” tweets.
- New $100 Bills Will Circulate On Oct. 8 Despite Millions Destroyed After Printing Accident
August 14 2013 10:10 PM
Despite a printing error, the newly-redesigned $100 bill will enter circulation on Oct. 8.
- Viral Video Of Child Praying To Obama Draws Outrage
August 14 2013 8:35 PM
In the video, which has earned more than half a million hits and almost 3,000 dislikes, an African-American boy recites a prayer praising Obama.
- AOL CEO Apologizes For Publicly Firing An Employee
August 13 2013 11:26 PM
Tim Armstrong has apologized after firing Patch creative director Abel Lenz on a conference call.
- Near-Death Experiences May Be The Brain Overheating
August 13 2013 10:09 PM
A study suggests that just after death, electricity levels spike in the brain, possibly leading to phenomena like visions of bright lights.
- Hooters Bans San Diego Mayor -- For Disrespecting Women
August 13 2013 8:09 PM
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has been banned from all San Diego-area Hooters restaurants after a series of sexual harassment allegations.