VIDEO: Iraqi forces ‘break siege’ of Amerli

Iraqi forces have reached the besieged town of Amerli in northern Iraq, where thousands have been trapped by jihadists, military officials say.

Messi injured in Barcelona win

BARCELONA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Lionel Messi picked up a hamstring strain in Barcelona’s 1-0 victory over Villarreal in La Liga on Sunday, the club said.

Bikini-Clad Courteney Cox Packs on the PDA With Fiancé Johnny McDaid—Take a Look!

Courteney Cox, Johnny McDaidLove has sure done the body good for Courteney Cox!

The 50-year-old actress headed to Cabo San Lucas last week where she couldn’t help but show off her incredible bikini…

Electric Zoo Returns Under Watchful Eyes

The Electric Zoo Festival, the annual electronic dance music gathering, took over Randalls Island a year after two festivalgoers died after using the drug known as Molly.



Simon beats Ferrer to register first men’s upset

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Frenchman Gilles Simon delivered the first big surprise in the men’s draw at the U.S. Open, taking down fourth seed David Ferrer of Spain 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3 to move into the fourth round on a sweltering Sunday at Flushing Meadows.



San Diego Opera Downsizes to Survive

After a near collapse, the San Diego Opera is engaging in a rescue mission, hoping to prove that opera can still thrive not only in San Diego but across the country.