Heat wave holds more than 150 million Americans in stifling grip this weekend

Per: CNN Take the heat seriously. That’s what the National Weather Service is warning as a dangerous heat wave reaches its peak this weekend, with more than two-thirds of the US feeling temperatures push into the triple digits. So far, one death has been attributed to the high temperatures. Former NFL player Mitch Petrus, 32, fell ill while working outside […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

Arnold Schwarzenegger starred in “The Terminator” as a cyborg assassin sent from the future to kill Sarah Conners, a woman whose son would one day grow up to lead a resistance against the machines. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 89% Critics consensus: “With its impressive action sequences, taut economic direction, and relentlessly fast pace, it’s […]

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Happy Birthday Malcom X

Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. His mother, Louise Norton Little, was a homemaker occupied with the family’s eight children. His father, Earl Little, was an outspoken Baptist minister and avid supporter of Black Nationalist leader Marcus Garvey. Earl’s civil rights activism prompted death threats from the white […]

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Central US on alert for renewed risk of severe storms, tornadoes early next week

The central United States will have little time to recover from the latest severe weather outbreak before the next round of violent storms ignites early next week. This next outbreak has the potential to be just as significant, if not worse than the severe weather event that began unfolding on Friday. “It looks like there […]

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23 Songs That Were Secretly Written By Huge Stars

1. Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton’s “Islands in the Stream,” Written by The Bee Gees When TheBee Gees first set out to craft this fan favorite, inspired by an Ernest Hemingway novel of the same name, they did so with the intention that it would be an R&B song performed by Marvin Gaye, according to […]

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