Saturday, 14 February 2015

Police: Whitney Houston's daughter was in traffic wreck

Atlanta — Whitney Houston's daughter was involved in a traffic accident that injured two people days before she was found face-down in a bathtub, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press.

Furry forerunners: Jurassic arboreal, burrowing mammals unearthed


Skeletal and life style reconstructions of Agilodocodon scansorius, a docodont mammaliaform is shown in this illustration courtesy of University of Chicago released to Reuters on February 12, 2015.(Reuters) - It may not have been the most opportune time to be a furry little critter, what with all those hungry dinosaurs and flying reptiles hanging around. But early mammals still managed to make their mark during the Jurassic Period.

No pardon for those who shot down MH17

People inspect the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine. (Dmitry Lovetsky, AP)Brussels - An amnesty being offered to conflict parties in eastern Ukraine as part of a new truce deal will not extend to those who brought down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last year, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko vowed on Thursday.

Friday, 13 February 2015

10 killed as militants storm Pakistan Shiite mosque

A Yemeni soldier carries his weapon as the army blocks streets around the presidential palace in the capital Sanaa during fierce clashes between the presidential guard and members of the Shiite Huthi movement. (Mohammed Huwais, AFP)Peshawar - Grenade-toting militants attacked a Shiite mosque in northwest Pakistan on Friday, police said, killing at least 10 people and wounding dozens more, with fighting still ongoing.

Nigerian poll delay saves Valentine's Day

 Lagos - "No Elections Till March! So Let's Drink and Dine, This Valentine," screams a bright red flier decorated with hearts from an upmarket restaurant in Lagos.

SpaceX rocket blasts off to put weather satellite into deep space

The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket, launched by SpaceX and carrying NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory Satellite, lifts off from launch pad 40 the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida February 11, 2015.  REUTERS-Scott Audette(Reuters) - A SpaceX rocket blasted off on Wednesday to put a U.S. satellite into deep space, where it will keep tabs on solar storms and image Earth from nearly 1 million miles (1.6 million km) away.

Jackie Chan's son released after Beijing marijuana sentence

Beijing - The son of actor Jackie Chan was released from a Beijing jail Friday after completing a six-month sentence for allowing people to use marijuana in his apartment, amid a crackdown on illegal narcotics in the Chinese capital.

Will Smith wants to return to hip-hop!

Los Angeles - Will Smith may be Gettin Jiggy Wit It again. He says he's hoping to return to hip-hop and never stopped recording privately.

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Bobby Brown says daughter, Bobbi Kristina, was never married

Bobbi Kristina Brown and Nick Gordon. Picture: YoutubeAtlanta — An attorney representing Bobby Brown says the entertainer's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, isn't and never has been married.

Kourtney Kardashian's $100k home improvements

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have splashed out $100,000 on home improvements.

Kris Jenner staying silent on Bruce

Kris Jenner reportedly refuses to speak about Bruce Jenner with her close confidants.

Jesus is on Kim Kardashian West's selfie list?!

Los Angeles - Kim Kardashian West wants to have a photograph with Jesus.

Ice Prince hates being compared to MI

New rap star AKA will get his chance in the spotlight.Lagos -  Chocolate City rapper Iceprince has warned media to stop comparing him to fellow Choc City rapper MI.

Oprah Winfrey to star in new drama series on OWN

Los Angeles — Oprah Winfrey and the director of the Oscar-nominated movie Selma are creating a drama series for Winfrey's TV channel.

Beyoncé launches vegan delivery service

Beyoncé is launching her own vegan food delivery service in the US.