Articles by Eric Brown
- Senate Foreign Relations Committee Approves 'Limited' Strike On Syria
September 04 2013 9:19 PM
The resolution, approved Wednesday night, passed by a measure of 10-7. It will head to the Senate floor next week.
- Richard III May Have Suffered From Roundworm Infection
September 04 2013 8:14 PM
After examining the soil around the monarch's skeleton, a Cambridge professor noticed several roundworm eggs near his pelvis.
- US Majority Opposes Strike On Syria: Poll
September 03 2013 11:26 PM
Most Americans across the political spectrum opposed a U.S. strike against Syria and also the supplying of weapons to its rebels.
- Electric Zoo Concertgoer Told EMS 'I Just Took Six Hits Of Molly' Before Dying
September 03 2013 10:47 PM
Olivia Rotondo, 20, reportedly told EMS workers “I just took six hits of molly,” before going into a seizure and dying at the Electric Zoo festival on Saturday.
- 6.9 Earthquake Hits Tokyo
September 03 2013 9:35 PM
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck the Izu Islands and was felt 400 miles away in Tokyo. Fukushima unaffected, Tepco says.
- North Carolina Church Requests That 'Only White People' Serve As Greeters
September 03 2013 8:44 PM
A North Carolina church is under fire after requesting that only white volunteers serve as greeters for morning services.
- London's Walkie Talkie Skyscraper Blamed For Melting Cars With Its Reflective Rays
September 03 2013 7:38 PM
A new London skyscraper nicknamed the Walkie Talkie reflects sunlight down to the street level. The resulting heatwave is enough to melt car parts and damage nearby shops.
- 'Breaking Bad' Episode 512 Recap: 'Rabid Dog' Finally Destroys Walt And Jesse's Relationship
September 02 2013 11:11 AM
Walt and Jesse's relationship has been the most important relationship throughout "Breaking Bad," and now the two are finally at each other's throats.
- ‘One Direction: This Is Us’ Dethrones 'The Butler' Over The Weekend
September 01 2013 9:39 PM
The Morgan Spurlock-directed concert film cost a paltry $10 million to produce, making it an immediate financial success.
- Electric Zoo Festival In NYC Canceled After 2 MDMA Deaths
September 01 2013 2:31 PM
After two concertgoers died of MDMA overdoses, NYC officials have shut down the electronic dance festival Electric Zoo on Randall's Island.
- Raytheon To Benefit From A Syrian Strike
August 29 2013 11:11 PM
A U.S. attack on Syria could mean a huge profit for defense contractor Raytheon, which makes the powerful Tomahawk cruise missiles.
- 'Game Of Thrones' Season 4: Michiel Huisman To Take Over Daario Naharis Role
August 29 2013 10:03 PM
"Game of Thrones" has recast Daario Naharis, replacing Ed Skrein with "Treme" actor Michiel Huisman.
- Aziz Ansari To Debut Latest Standup Special, 'Buried Alive,' Exclusively On Netflix
August 29 2013 9:06 PM
“Parks and Recreation” star Aziz Ansari will premier his latest standup special, “Buried Alive,” exclusively on Netflix, Nov. 1.
- Catherine Zeta-Jones And Michael Douglas 'Taking A Break' From Their Marriage
August 28 2013 11:54 PM
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas are taking a break from their 13-year marriage, though neither has filed for divorce.
- A Casting Announcement May Have Just Spoiled 'The Walking Dead'
August 28 2013 7:03 PM
AMC may have accidentally spoiled its most popular series, “The Walking Dead," with a casting announcement.
- Nintendo Introduces 2DS Handheld Console, Cuts Wii U Price To $300
August 28 2013 6:37 PM
Nintendo unveiled its new handheld gaming system, the 2DS, and slashed prices on its struggling Wii U console Wednesday.
- Rim Fire Now California's 7th Largest
August 27 2013 9:37 PM
The Rim Fire has reached 280 square miles in size, and is still only 20 percent contained.
- Justin Timberlake Defends Miley Cyrus' Twerking: 'It's The VMAs. What Did You Guys Expect?'
August 27 2013 8:22 PM
Justin Timberlake has stepped in to defend Miley Cyrus' sexually charged dance at the MTV VMAs on Sunday.
- 'Arrested Development' Season 5 Could Premiere After A Movie, Mitch Hurwitz Says
August 27 2013 8:17 PM
"Arrested Development" creator Mitch Hurwitz says he's writing a movie to pick up where the Netflix-exclusive season four left off.
- Rim Fire In Yosemite Reaches 20% Containment
August 26 2013 10:43 PM
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection reported Monday night that the Rim Fire has reached 20 percent containment.