LOS ANGELES -- A former contestant on TV's "The Apprentice" on Tuesday filed a defamation lawsuit against President-elect Donald Trump, whom she has accused of making unwanted sexual advances toward her.
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MIAMI -- Free Lolita.
That's the message Mexican actress Kate del Castillo is passing along in a new video she recorded for the animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).
Del Castillo held a ...Read more
The title "The Founder" is in some ways a perplexing descriptor for a biopic of Ray Kroc, the man who took the McDonald's burger restaurant from a local favorite to a global behemoth. Truth be told, he's not the founder of...Read more
TELLURIDE, Colo. (UPI) -- A house cat in Colorado bravely defended his home from a curious bobcat who was peeking through a window.
Erik Fallenius shared video of his cat Waffle as he attempted to scare off a bobcat that ...Read more
Bonding, cultivating relationships, connecting with others -- it's where many people find happiness. Not everyone. And not all the time. If you're pulled to solitude as Mars and Saturn move into a squared position, that ...Read more
"The Dry" by Jane Harper; Flatiron Books (336 pages, $25.99)
Journalist Jane Harper's debut novel, "The Dry," is already a best-seller in her native Australia and was released Jan. 10 in the United States as one of ...Read more
"Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus" by Matt Taibbi; Spiegel & Grau (352 pages, $26)
More than 40 years ago, Rolling Stone writer Hunter S. Thompson filed a series of dispatches -- collected in his ...Read more
"Human Acts: A Novel" by Han Kang; Hogarth (224 pages, $22)
In May of 1980, the South Korean government turned its guns on its own people, murdering hundreds in the city of Gwangju who had been protesting a military coup ...Read more
Arnold Haus's parents grew tired of him and gave him away. He grew up thinking he had no place in the world except that created by his job and possessions. After losing these he finds himself among people whose existence also seems pointless. He experiences an obsessive hunger for food , a ...
"His Bloody Project" by Graeme Macrae Burnet; Skyhorse Publishing (290 pages, $24.99)
Roddy Macrae is a murderer. This is something he admits quite freely.
Roddy is the son of "the Black Macrae," a pious, severe man ...Read more
"Birds Art Life: A Year of Observation" by: Kyo Maclear; Scribner (221 pages, $25)
Kyo Maclear took up birding after her father suffered his second stroke.
It had been a tough winter, cold settling in early, snowing ...Read more
Despite its title, "The Founder" isn't the story of the men who founded McDonald's, but of an aging traveling salesman who would not take no for an answer.
It opens with a close-up of Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a marginal...Read more
The Top 10 DVD rentals at Redbox kiosks for the week of Jan. 9:
1. Deepwater Horizon -- Lionsgate
2. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children -- Fox
3. The Secret Life of Pets -- Universal
4. Jason Bourne -- ...Read more
STOCKHOLM, Sweden (UPI) -- A Swedish brewery released a new beverage designed to "optimize" the experience of drinking in the shower -- a Shower Beer that doubles as conditioner.
The PangPang brewery in Sweden ...Read more
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (UPI) -- An Ohio 2-year-old might be headed for a future as a Harlem Globetrotter after showing off his trick shot skills from a third-floor balcony.
Mike Shannon posted a video to YouTube showing his 2-...Read more
HARNPAYNE, Ontario (UPI) -- A man driving through northern Ontario had a lucky near-miss with three moose in the road and the white-knuckle encounter was captured by his dashboard camera.
James Levesque said he was ...Read more
PILANESBERG, South Africa (UPI) -- A visitor to a South African game reserve captured dramatic video of two huge elephants having a brawl in the middle of a road.
Gareth Morgan, a regular visitor to the Pilanesberg Game ...Read more
XIAOGAN, China (UPI) -- Members of a Chinese fire department were filmed dismantling a washing machine to rescue a 3-year-old boy who became trapped inside the appliance.
A video filmed last month in Xiaogan, Hubei ...Read more
PORTLAND, Ore. (UPI) -- Oregon's Unipiper proved "Keep Portland Weird" is an all-seasons struggle when he was filmed shoveling snow while riding his unicycle and playing bagpipes.
The Unipiper, aka Brian Kidd, posted a ...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- A man shared video of an unusual relic at his grandparents' house -- a 58-year-old toaster that still functions in daily use.
Michael Asher's video, posted to YouTube by user Jude Forrest, shows Asher'...Read more
DETROIT (UPI) -- Chevy and Warner Brothers constructed a life-size version of the Lego Batmobile from the upcoming film The Lego Batman Movie
The vehicle was unveiled in Detroit on Jan. 14 to promote the film, which is ...Read more
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- New twist on the Archie gang: The crew from the comic book series gets a personality update and a seedy murder mystery to solve
- VIDEO: Colorado house cat defends home from curious bobcat