Red Wine May Have Similar Health Benefits As Exercise
If you've been knocking yourself out at the gym lately, you may not want to read this. A new study suggests that knocking back a glass of red wine could have similar health benefits to that of working out, in terms of maintaining muscle mass and bone strength.
Westboro Baptist Church Will Picket Betty Ford’s Funeral
The Westboro Baptist Church is at it again. The fundamentalist and anti-gay group has announced it will picket the funeral of former first lady Betty Ford, who died last week, because she got divorced before marrying the man who would later become President Gerald Ford. This, the group says, made her an adulterer who "loved to sit with tawdry reporters and blather about sex."
Vince Gill, Wife Amy Grant, And Kids ON New Album [VIDEO]
After a four-year layoff, Vince Gill is ready to come back with some new music -- and he's got company. For the new release, which will be Gill's 13th studio release and first since 2006's sprawling, four-disc collection 'These Days,' Gill retreated to his new home studio -- and invited a few "familiar" guests, including his wife, Amy Grant, and several of his children.
‘Dallas’ Returning to TV – Watch the First Official Promo [VIDEO]
Next summer, TNT will take TV viewers back to Texas for a reboot of the long-running primetime soap 'Dallas,' promising plenty of sex, drama and, of course, oil. This time around, 'Dallas' will focus on the scandalous misadventures of J.R.'s son, John Ross (Josh Henderson), and Bobby’s adopted son, Christopher ('Desperate Housewives' hunk Jesse Metcalfe).
Fan Dies at Texas Rangers Game While Trying to Catch Ball
A man died at the Oakland A's-Texas Rangers game Thursday night in Arlington, Texas when he fell 20 feet over the left field wall while trying to catch a ball. The victim, identified as Shannon Stone, had reached over a rail to grab a foul ball thrown into the stands by Rangers' star Josh Hamilton in the second inning. Stone, who was in the lower level with his son, tumbled into an area behind a w
Scotty McCreery Won’t Write Any Songs on Debut Album [VIDEO]
Now that he's your latest 'American Idol,' life is pretty hectic for Scotty McCreery, what with his duties on the 'Idol' tour and sessions for his first album. Things are moving so fast, in fact, that Scotty won't even have time to get any of his own material on his debut.
Dwight Yoakam Plans New Album for 2012
Dwight Yoakam has a new album coming out next year -- and it'll mark a return to his longtime home, Warner Music, after a decade spent recording for other labels. "Dwight Yoakam is country music. His voice is immediately recognizable and his artistry is iconic," said label president John Esposito while announcing the signing. "When I heard his current music, I was blown away. I thin
Space Shuttle Atlantis Lifts Off for Final Mission [PHOTOS]
The space shuttle Atlantis lifted off for its final mission Friday morning. Thousands gathered to watch the blast off, the final of the 30-year-old shuttle program, CNN reported.
Maryland City Is Now Using Goats As Lawnmowers
The city of Gaithersburg, Maryland has hired two herds of goats to clear a field which had become overrun with grass and weeds. And no, this isn't an indication of what's to come now that so many local governments are going broke.
Season Premiere of ‘Man vs. Wild’ [VIDEO]
On the upcoming season premiere of 'Man vs. Wild,' actor Jake Gyllenhaal temporarily leaves Hollywood behind and joins Bear Grylls on a trek through the Iceland's harsh terrain. In this preview, Gyllenhaal and Grylls lash themselves together with a rope as they hike on a mountain through a blinding snowstorm.
Bird Roosts on Jay Leno’s Head on ‘The Tonight Show’ [VIDEO]
Jay Leno learned why it's never wise to work with animals on last night's 'Tonight Show.' During a segment with Julie Scardina, animal ambassador for SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Discovery Cove, Leno had unfortunate encounters with several different critters. First, Leno made faces at a caracal, a cat that ranges over parts of Asia and Africa, and got hissed at twice in response.
NBA Finals 2011: Dallas Mavericks Defeat Miami Heat 105-95 to Win Championship
Dirk Nowitzki had been a one-man wrecking machine throughout most of the 2011 NBA playoffs. But on the night his Dallas Mavericks clinched their first-ever NBA championship by defeating the Miami Heat 105-95, he had a lot of help from his teammates.