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Priest’s Gay Marriage Role Gets Him Rebuked By Archbishop Of Hartford [VIDEO]
September 07 2012 10:51 PM EDT
A Roman Catholic priest in northern Connecticut has been rebuked by the archbishop of Hartford after he participated in his cousin's same-sex marriage ceremony. Archbishop of Hartford Henry J. Mansell rebuked the Rev. Michael DeVito, of the Sacred Heart Church in Suffield, following the Aug. 17 wedding in New York.
New York Fashion Week: Heidi Klum, Ryan Lochte And A Slew of Celebrities Show Up For Day Two [PHOTOS]
September 07 2012 10:50 PM EDT
Celebrities from Project Runway host Heidi Klum to Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte showed up for day two of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York.
Ryan Lochte Confesses To Blake Lively Crush; Makes Cameos On '30 Rock' and '90210'
September 07 2012 10:26 PM EDT
U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte has done anything but shy away from the limelight since the conclusion of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Lochte has been rumored to be starring in his own reality-television show, made cameo appearances on the CW's "90210" and NBC's "30 Rock," and now has fessed up about having a crush on Blake Lively, star of the CW's "Gossip Girl."
Kirsten Dunst, Lizzy Caplan, And Isla Fisher Talk 'Bachelorette'
September 07 2012 6:45 PM EDT
When it comes to the film industry, risky comedies starring women are scare. It seems that for every 10 movies like "The Hangover," there are one or two like "Bridesmaids." Leslye Headland's "Bachelorette" is one of those rare motion pictures that dare to feature inherently flawed female characters.
Watching Child Porn Illegal Again In New York After Cuomo Signs Bill Closing 'Glaring Loophole'
September 07 2012 5:59 PM EDT
Viewing child pornography in New York is back to being illegal after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Friday closing a loophole that had made viewing kiddie porn legal in the Empire State.
Victoria Azarenka Tops Maria Sharapova to Advance to 2012 U.S. Open Final
September 07 2012 5:55 PM EDT
The Belarus star shined against error-prone Maria Sharapova.
News Corp And Disney Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs
September 07 2012 4:19 PM EDT
News Corp.'s stock climbed to a 52-week high of $24.69 before closing at $24.50 on Thursday. The jump came two days after Anthony DiClemente, an analyst for Barclays Capital, upgraded News Corp.'s stock rating to "overweight."
Would Homeland Security's 'Zombie Apocalypse' Warning Have Worked Before Hurricane Isaac?
September 07 2012 3:42 PM EDT
The Department of Homeland Security jokingly issued a warning to people in the path of a disaster to prepare as though there's a zombie apocalypse on the horizon. The warning comes in the wake of the cannibal attacks earlier this summer and Hurricane Isaac.
Claire Danes Is Pregnant With A 'Human Being'
September 07 2012 2:53 PM EDT
Claire Danes has joined the group of celebrities who are rocking a baby bump as their latest fashion accessory. The "My So Called Life" star recently opened up about her pregnancy in interviews saying she was pregnant with a "human being."
Obama Poster Artist Shepard Fairey Fined And Sentenced To Community Service
September 07 2012 1:39 PM EDT
Shepard Fairey, the artist behind the famous 2008 "HOPE" poster of President Barack Obama, was sentenced to two years of probation (which includes 300 hours of community service) and fined $25,000 in a New York Court on Friday.
Qantas Move To Dubai Will Lower Costs, Help Stop Losses On Int'l Routes: Analysts
September 07 2012 1:05 PM EDT
Dubai International is rapidly becoming a major international connection. For ailing Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) the move of its European hub from Singapore to the UAE will help lower the cost of shuttling travelers back and forth between Melbourne or Sydney and London.
Want To Hail A New York Taxi With Uber? Not Until February, City Says
September 07 2012 12:28 PM EDT
Uber Technologies, the private developer of a smartphone app that matches cabdrivers with passengers, drove over a gigantic pothole when it tried to launch in New York City this week: the venerable Taxi and Limousine Commission.
US Open Tennis 2012: Watch Live Stream Online of Sharapova vs. Azarenka, Williams vs. Errani; Prediction, Preview
September 07 2012 12:27 PM EDT
Watch live coverage of the women's semifinals from the US Open, plus get a full preview and prediction of both contests.
New York Fashion Week: Trends And Highlights From Day One [PHOTOS]
September 07 2012 11:33 AM EDT
The first day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York was a stellar start to the introduction of the Spring 2013 collections despite the MTV VMA awards taking place simultaneously at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif.
Germany, Most Robust European Economy, Headed For Recession - Economists
September 07 2012 11:27 AM EDT
Germany is currently seeing better-than-predicted GDP growth, low unemployment, and steady prices. Surprisingly, economists say a recession is around the corner.
The Middle-Class And The Death Of Culture
September 07 2012 11:10 AM EDT
Culture in America is dead, largely because the middle-class does not care about such things.
NFL 2012 Predictions: Division Winners, Super Bowl, MVP and Complete Season Preview
September 07 2012 11:07 AM EDT
Each team makes there 2012 NFL debut this weekend. Here are some predictions for division winners, Super Bowl matchup, MVP and a complete season preview.
Apple iPhone 5 Rumors: Alleged Sept. 21 Release Date Coincides With FedEx 'Surge'
September 07 2012 11:02 AM EDT
Apple is all set to unveil its next-generation smartphone next Wednesday, but when can we expect to see the iPhone 5 on store shelves? Reports for the last several months have pegged Friday, Sept. 21 as the new iPhone's alleged release date, and a new report released Friday gives more credence to the rumors.
Did Kanye West Pull Out Of VMA Appearance Because Of Amber Rose And Her Baby Bump?
September 07 2012 10:48 AM EDT
Amber Rose, a model and Smirnoff spokeswoman, confirmed pregnancy rumors last night at the MTV VMA Awards. She is engaged to "Work Hard, Play Hard" rappper Wiz Khalifa
Tipping Point: The Art Of Paying Gratuities At Restaurants
September 07 2012 6:22 AM EDT
I have never been certain if tipping was simply a 'courtesy' or the 'law.'