The Voice Recap: Night 2 of the Battles Tees Up a Couple of Head-Scratching Saves and a Particularly Painful Cut

OK, so maybe I’m the only viewer of The Voice who was quite so crestfallen to see a Blind Auditions frontrunner get cut Monday night. I always make the mistake of getting too attached to contestants way too early. But even for me, the episode wasn’t a total bummer as a couple of other early […]

Aussie flu warning: Flu jab is ‘not particularly effective’ at preventing deadly infection

Aussie flu symptoms include headaches, sore throats and vomiting. The best way to protect yourself against flu, including the deadly Aussie flu virus, is to get the flu jab, Public Health England (PHE) has urged. But, this year’s winter flu vaccine is only working 30 to 40 per cent of the time, according to the […]

‘Particularly heinous’: Pennsylvania police chief charged with sex crimes

Published time: 6 Jan, 2018 07:40 Leechburg, Pennsylvania Police Chief Michael Diebold, who gained national attention after losing part of his arm in a fireworks accident last summer, has been arrested and charged with various sex crimes. Diebold, 40, was arrested on Friday at a designated meeting location in Westmoreland County by agents belonging to […]

Apple is crushing the Swiss watch industry — and one brand is particularly vulnerable (AAPL, FOSL)

Tom Pennington/Getty Smartwatches are taking over our wrists, and it’s likely to get worse for traditional Swiss watchmakers, according to UBS.  The Apple Watch is bigger than every Swiss watch brand except Rolex, analysts at the bank said in a note on Monday. And Swatch is most vulnerable in this environment, according to Helen Brand and her […]

NBC's Taken: Is Young Bryan Mills' Set of Skills Particularly Interesting?

NBC this Monday served up Taken, it’s prequel, set in 2017, to the film franchise that started up in 2008. Will you stick around to follow the evolution of Bryan Mills’ certain grouping of abilities? RELATEDRatings: Timeless Closes Freshman Season With 3-Week Highs Whereas Mills when we met him in the first Taken film was […]

Rand Paul on investigating Trump controversies: ‘I just don’t think it’s useful,’ particularly when it’s ‘your own party’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky on Tuesday suggested he’s not sold on the need for investigations into the mounting controversies roiling President Donald Trump’s administration. Paul said in a radio interview on the “Kilmeade and Friends” radio program Tuesday that he didn’t think it was prudent to launch “investigation after investigation” on […]