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Hugh Hefner’s Cause Of Death Is Revealed

Hugh Hefner died after going into cardiac arrest and experiencing respiratory failure, according to reports. Reports also reference that E.Coli and Septicemia (blood poisoning) were also contributing factors to his passing.  The Playboy founder died on Wednesday, September 27, at the age of 91.  He was laid to rest next to Marilyn Monroe in a private ceremony three days later.  ...Read more

Girlfriend Of Las Vegas Shooter Returns To United States

Marilou Danley, girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, landed at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday evening, a law enforcement source told CNN. She is being accompanied by the FBI in Los Angeles, where Las Vegas police plan to question her, according to sources.   Las Vegas shooter Paddock encouraged his girlfriend Marilou Danley to leave the country before his attack that left 58 people dead, her sisters have said in a statement.   ...Read more

President Trump Travels To Las Vegas After Mass Shooting

President Trump will land in Las Vegas on Wednesday to console a city still reeling from the deadliest shooting spree in modern U.S. history.  The president will meet with first responders and local officials as well as visit victims’ families.  This visit will mark the first time Trump is traveling to a city in the immediate aftermath of a mass shooting. ...Read more

New York Yankees Top Twins 8-4 In AL Wild-Card Game

Aaron Judge, Didi Gregorius and a brilliant bullpen rescued New York from a rough start and lifted the Yankees to their first postseason victory in five years.  The Yankees beat the Twins 8-4 Tuesday night in the AL wild-card game.  New York opens a best-of-five Division Series on Thursday at the AL Central champion Indians. ...Read more

NBA Announces Dramatic Changes To All-Star Game Format

In an attempt to revitalize the NBA All-Star Game, there will be no Eastern Conference vs. the Western Conference at the 2018 All-Star Game in Los Angeles. The NBA and National Basketball Players Association announced the new format on Tuesday.  Instead, two captains will select players for their squad regardless of conference affiliation, from a pool of 22 other All-Stars. ...Read more

“The Simpsons” Urges Aid For Puerto Rico

The Simpsons’ season premiere aired Sunday night, and at the end of the episode the animated comedy got serious. A still image was shown for five seconds, depicting all of the Springfield characters gathered together in support of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The Simpsons somberly ask for help with Marge holding a “Unido” sign, and Homer, Bart, and Maggie join her in holding the Puerto Rican flag. The Simpsons tweeted that image, which included the social handles of charities like Unicef, Save the Children, and One America Appeal that are helping with disaster relief. ...Read more

Trump Set To Visit Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico

U.S. President Donald Trump is heading to San Juan on Tuesday to meet with some of the 3.4 million Puerto Ricans struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria.  The president is expected to spend more than five hours on the island, meeting with first responders, local officials and some of the residents struggling to recover from the hurricane. ...Read more

Nobel Physics Prize Awards Discovery In Gravitational Waves

The Nobel Physics Prize 2017 has been awarded to three scientists for their discoveries in faint ripples flying through the universe called gravitational waves.  Sweden’s Royal Academy of Sciences announced Tuesday that the winners are Rainer Weiss of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Barry Barish and Kip Thorne of the California Institute of Technology. ...Read more

Minnesota Vikings Dalvin Cook Out For The Season

Coach Mike Zimmer of the Vikings confirmed Monday that rookie running back Dalvin Cook will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn ACL during Sunday’s 14-7 loss to the Lions.  Cook tumbled to the turf with the non-contact injury early in the third quarter against Detroit, a play that saw him also lose the ball for a fumble before grasping at his knee.   ...Read more