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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Iron-willed Czech Tomas Berdych ended eight years of tyranny under nemesis Rafa Nadal to storm into his second Australian Open semi-final on Tuesday after Maria Sharapova inflicted another grand slam reality check on Eugenie Bouchard.



Social networking site Facebook suffered from a widespread outage on Tuesday, before coming back online.

How much do you trust your brain? We’re asking, because a new study published in Psychological Science provides scientific evidence that it’s not hard to manipulate people’s memories — even to make them believe they’ve committed a crime. Researchers…

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – A fourth-round thrashing of big-serving South African Kevin Anderson had given Rafa Nadal hope he might be back to his best, but the Spaniard’s limited preparations came back to haunt him against Tomas Berdych at the Australian Open on Tuesday.

Sushi Fighter

Sushi Fighter Eat as much sushies as you can! Destroy all of the cute enemies, collect weapons, powerups! Good luck!

Snowmageddon might not be all that fun those experiencing it on the East Coast, but it could well be affecting the rest of us too. Starting around 1am ET, Facebook and Instagram were both inaccessible, as well as apps that require FB credentials. Tin…

If men can have a fitness device for their nether regions, women certainly can, too. Minna Life has released the kGoal, a $149 “smart Kegel exerciser” that helps you work your pelvic floor muscles (read: the vaginal area) in order to both improve you…

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Tomas Berdych played arguably the grand slam quarter-final of his life to end the longest losing streak on the ATP Tour with a 6-2 6-0 7-6(5) victory over Rafa Nadal and advance to the Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday.

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Maria Sharapova showcased all of her canny experience and brutal efficiency as she gave Eugenie Bouchard a 78-minute tennis lesson to advance to the Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday.



(Reuters) – Former Major League Baseball All Star pitcher Bill Monbouquette has died of leukemia at the age of 78, the Boston Red Sox said on their website.

You can now add “toolbox” to the growing list of mundane objects looking to up their IQ. Enter the Coolbox, a tech-laden, “smart” toolbox that launches today on Indiegogo. In addition to toting your tools, it packs a 12v rechargeable battery, two USB…

Kim KardashianNo need to wait until Sunday—you can watch Kim Kardashian’s Super Bowl ad right here, right now!

The E! star teased on Twitter earlier today that fans would catch a glimpse of…

New York City and other areas in the north-east US have shut down ahead of a snowstorm that could dump as much as 90cm (36ins) of snow.

Along with game developer Zoe Quinn, Anita Sarkeesian is likely one of the most knowledgeable people when it comes to online harassment. Both have been targets of intense cyber-abuse campaigns stemming from the GamerGate movement, and like Quinn, Sar…

Billy Cosby, Cindra LaddMore sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby have surfaced.

Former Hollywood executive Cindra Ladd, the wife of Oscar-winning producer and former MGM Chair Alan Ladd Jr., is the…

Dramatic footage has been released of the moment a pilot, whose plane was running out of fuel, survived ditching in the ocean off Hawaii on Sunday.

Tom Cruise, Mission Impossible, Ghost ProtocolChristmas is coming early for fans of the Mission: Impossible franchise!

Paramount and Skydance Productions have confirmed to E! News that the release date for Mission: Impossible 5 has…

The Bachelor, Chris Soules, Jillian, Whitney, Carly, Becca, BrittWelcome back, fellow Bachelor love/haters!

While we were off enjoying a day off in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., The Bachelor presented us with a completely freakin’ amazing…

PHOENIX (Reuters) – The New England Patriots escaped a winter blizzard to make their way to the Super Bowl city of Phoenix on Monday but there was no avoiding another storm as the mystery of the deflated footballs continued to swirl.

Jason Sudeikis, Olivia WildeBrace yourself, Olivia Wilde! Your fiancé has some clever and unique plans for Valentine’s Day.

Actually, Jason Sudeikis may not have given the special day much thought until E!…

Tonight I’m joined by magazine publisher Larry Flynt, Iranian-American actor and comedian Maz Jobrani, and Peter Eliasberg, the legal director of the ACLU of Southern California, for the first of a two-night conversation on free speech. Tomorrow night we pick up this conversation with KPFK Pacifica radio host Sonali Kolhatkar, comedian Roseanne Barr, and Hussam Ayloush, the executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

In the clip below, I ask Roseanne whether there’s a fine line between what is offensive and distasteful, and what constitutes an abuse of free speech.

For more of our conversation, be sure to tune in to Tavis Smiley on PBS. Check our website for your local TV listings: www.pbs.org/tavis.

Miley Cyrus, Patrick Schwarzenegger In case you weren’t aware, Miley Cyrus is all about freeing the nipple all the time.

In fact, the blond babe ditched her bikini top while vacationing in Hawaii with boyfriend Patrick…

Kelly Clarkson, Grammys, PerformanceSince she’s been gone from the recording studio, our iTunes library just hasn’t been the same.

But the wait is over: Kelly Clarkson is back, and her sixth studio album,…

Graphene, a one-atom thick lattice of carbon atoms, is often touted as a revolutionary material that will take the place of silicon at the heart of electronics. The unmatched speed at which it can move electrons, plus its essentially two-dimensional form factor, make it an attractive alternative, but several hurdles to its adoption remain.

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Charlie CoxGet out the Vaseline!

Sounds like Charlie Cox needs plenty of it to squeeze into the superhero suit for his starring role in Netflix’s upcoming much-anticipated Daredevil…