News: Weekend Reads

Tina Fey talks about George Clooney's hilarious payback prank after she made joke at his expense

Thursday  22:06,   10 may 2018
wonderwall

George involved Matt Damon in his revenge plot against Tina and Amy Poehler.In a new interview, Tina Fey talked about the hilarious and wicked way the movie star got back at her after she made a joke at his expense when she and Amy Poehler hosted[...]

Couple Reunited With Son 22 Years After He Was Abducted by Father’s Co-worker

Thursday  20:51,   10 may 2018
europe.newsweek

A video, released by police, captures the heartwarming moment when the couple met their 26-year-old son Pengpeng.In 1996, Li Mingzhao and Chen Zhen’s 4-year-old son, known as Pengpeng, disappeared while he was at work with his father in the Maojian[...]

Russia shows off military hardware in Red Square parade

Thursday  15:54,   10 may 2018
afp

Russia rolled out its latest military hardware on Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday for the annual parade to mark Soviet victory over Nazi Germany as President Vladimir Putin begins his fourth Kremlin term.Russia rolled out its latest[...]

Erupting Hawaii volcano could next spew 10-ton boulders from its summit, scientists say

Thursday  03:31,   10 may 2018
washingtonpost

When lava level at the top of Kilauea drops to ground water level, it could lead to powerful explosions that could send debris for miles.Kilauea, the longest-erupting volcano on the planet, has displaced some 1,700 people and destroyed 36 structures [...]

Russia shows off military hardware in Red Square parade

Thursday  03:31,   10 may 2018
afp

Russia rolled out its latest military hardware on Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday for the annual parade to mark Soviet victory over Nazi Germany as President Vladimir Putin begins his fourth Kremlin term."Our people fought to the death. Not one [...]

A black Yale graduate student was reported to police for napping in her dorm

Thursday  01:55,   10 may 2018
cnn

A black Yale graduate student was reported to police for napping in her dormIn what is becoming an all-too familiar episode, a black Yale University graduate student was interrogated by campus police officers early Tuesday morning after a white[...]

He searched for his Japanese birth mother. He found her — and the restaurant she had named after him.

Thursday  01:55,   10 may 2018
washingtonpost

He searched for his Japanese birth mother. He found her — and the restaurant she had named after him.It began with a heart attack in the Pentagon parking lot in pre-dawn darkness. Air Force Col. Bruce Hollywood was on his way to work and found[...]

The One Thing Meghan Markle Will Miss Most When She Becomes a Royal

Thursday  00:06,   10 may 2018
bestlifeonline

Meghan Markle's global fame and emerging role as a worldwide cultural influencer that landed her on the Time 100 list comes at a high price—she can kiss her privacy goodbye. Earlier this week, the royal bride-t- be stepped out of her home with[...]

What the jury didn't hear at Marissa Shephard's 1st-degree murder trial

Wednesday  22:07,   09 may 2018
cbc.ca

Jurors at Marissa Shephard's first-degree murder and arson trial were out of the courtroom for days while lawyers argued before the judge about evidence and the charges.It took a jury only about four hours to decide Marissa Shephard was guilty[...]

McDonald's Made A Big Change And Employees Hate It

Wednesday  22:06,   09 may 2018
delish

To keep things moving and still qualify their meals as “fast food”, McDonald’s installed cowbell buzzers (behind the scenes) every single time an order that requires fresh beef is placed. © Getty Images One called it "annoying as hell". [...]

Why Trump torpedoed Obama’s Iran deal

Wednesday  15:32,   09 may 2018
washingtonpost

Why Trump torpedoed Obama’s Iran deal(Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not represent the views of MSN or[...]

Pa. Couple Sentenced for Starving Children — Who Ate Peeled Paint off Walls to Survive

Wednesday  00:02,   09 may 2018
people

Pa. Couple Sentenced for Starving Children — Who Ate Peeled Paint off Walls to SurviveIn February, Joshua Weyant, 34, and Brandi Weyant, 39, of Halifax, pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated assault, conspiracy, false imprisonment, unlawful[...]

Decades-long hunt for missing girls leads to Michigan farm: police

Wednesday  00:01,   09 may 2018
reuters

Decades-long hunt for missing girls leads to Michigan farm: policeInvestigators were digging in a wooded area where the man, Arthur Ream, led officials 10 years ago to the body of a girl that he was found guilty of murdering, said William Dwyer,[...]

Hostage wife escapes, man kills 3, then self after standoff: Police

Tuesday  19:06,   08 may 2018
cbsnews

Authorities say he held his wife hostage, she escaped to neighbor's home, where he shot 3 dead, but others escaped, including his wifeBROOKEVILLE, Md. -- The suspect in the fatal shooting of three people whose bodies were found in a Montgomery[...]

‘I guess the love is gone’: Ex-FBI director Comey responds to Rudy Giuliani’s suggestion that he might have lied

Tuesday  19:06,   08 may 2018
washingtonpost

Comey, who once worked for Giuliani when he was a prosecutor, made the comment during an interview with The Washington Post.“I guess the love is gone,” Comey joked. “I used to be one of his star prosecutors. It appears I’m not[...]