'Hitchcock put me in a mental prison'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A new BBC film tells the story of director Alfred Hitchcock's crazed obsession with one of his ice-cool blonde leading ladies, Tippi Hedren. But she wouldn’t more…

What have they got against Tim Tebow now?

by Drew Zahn -- He's become an upstanding hero to millions of young football fans, a fierce competitor on the field and a celebrated philanthropist off the field – just the kind more…

Camouflage fabric 'can make soldiers invisible'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — The U.S. military is backing the development of camouflage fabrics that could one day make their soldiers completely invisible, it has been claimed. The so-called 'Quantum more…

Rabbi wants troupe of senior comedians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SUN-SENTINEL) — Irwin Kahn, auditioning for a Jewish senior comedy troupe, opened his routine with a riddle: Where in the Torah is the first mention of tennis? "In more…

Character actor Charles Durning dies at 89

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Charles Durning, who overcame poverty, battlefield trauma and nagging self-doubt to become an acclaimed character actor, whether on stage as Big Daddy in “Cat on a more…

Amazon deletes thousands of fake reviews

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Amazon has started to crack down on thousands of fake book reviews that have popped up on the site in recent years. The e-commerce giant will more…

A bodyguard for every child

by Richard Rives -- Today there is a great deal of discussion as to how to prevent violence in our schools. Some say that we need armed security guards. Others say no. more…

'Be bad, for goodness' sake'

by Drew Zahn -- The seven, so-called "deadly sins," pride, greed, envy, wrath, lust, gluttony and sloth – what better way to celebrate Christmas than to indulge in all seven? That's the more…

Actor Jack Klugman dies at age 90

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Jack Klugman, the prolific, craggy-faced character actor and regular guy who was loved by millions as the messy one in TV's "The Odd Couple" and the more…