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MAN USES CANDY DISH TO SUBDUE BANK ROBBER _ Police in New Jersey (Bayonne) say Brian Campbell wore a baseball cap and a bandana covering his face when he entered a bank and demanded money. Bank customer Anthony Farrington overheard Campbell, grabbed a candy dish and hit Campbell in the head with it. Campbell's head struck the counter and Farrington was able to bind his hands with a phone cord.
IN THEATERS THIS WEEKEND _ The Internship (PG-13) and The Purge (R)
MAN OF STEEL ONE WEEK AWAY _ Man of Steel opens in a week and there's a new trailer.
NEW ON DVD THIS WEEK _ Released June 4
A Good Day to Die Hard
The Last Ride: A Story of Hank Williams
Breaking Bad Season 5
Pretty Little Liars: The Complete Third Season
Ice Road Truckers: Season 6
Retro Saturday Night with Tred at 7!!!
I looked at some of what he has lined up!!!! IT'S REAL GOOD. Don't tellhim but I'll give you a quick sneak peek at one of them!!! ;-)
Fri Jun 07, 2013 | about 9 hours ago | Posted in: Celebrity Relationships | Source
Not all VIP marriages are doomed to fail. The Huffington Post rounds up nine celebrities who are still with their high school sweethearts:
Snoop Dogg and Shante Taylor married in 1997, and though Snoop filed for divorce in 2004, they got back together and even renewed their vows in 2008.
Ron Howard and Cheryl Alley were in the same English class. They wed five years later, in 1975.
Bono and Ali Stewart met at Dublin's Mount Temple Comprehensive School, and got married in 1982.
Jeff Daniels and Kathleen Treado met at a Michigan high school and married in 1979.
LeBron James and Savannah Brinson met at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron, Ohio. They have two kids together and are reportedly getting married this year.
LL Cool J and Simone Smith met as teens in Queens, and married in 1995 after dating for eight years.
Robin Thicke and actress Paula Patton first met at a teen nightclub and dated throughout high school. They tied the knot in 2005.
Jon Bon Jovi and his now-wife Dorothea Hurley were both students at Sayreville War Memorial High in New Jersey before they tied the knot in Las Vegas in 1989.
Tour de Cure this weekend!!! Help if you can please!!!! ;-)
I have beena diabetic for 37 years. This year I join the Tour de Cure at Saratoga Springs High School on Sunday June 2nd. If yo are able...please help.
THANK A COP _ This is National Police Week.
NEWS ATTACK! _ Pope Francis has named hundreds of new saints to the Catholic Church.
WHO STRESSES MOMS OUT MOST? _ A survey of more than 7,000 U.S. mothers reveals that the average mom rates her stress level an 8.5 out of 10. What's got them so stressed? For 46 percent of moms, husbands are a bigger source of stress than kids.
NO PROFANITY ON HEADSTONES _ Officials at a Massachusetts cemetery have made a monumental decision -- no profanity on headstones. The issue came up because the family of a rapper named Sonny Santiago planned to have a song lyric with a four-letter word chiseled on his epitaph.
TACO BELL IS TESTING A WAFFLE TACO _ Taco Bell is testing a waffle taco. Flush off the success of the Cool Ranch Doritos Locos taco shell, the waffle taco has been spotted on the breakfast menu of at least one Southern California Taco Bell location. The breakfast of the future appears to be an Eggo-like waffle folded into a shape like that of a hard taco shell. It's lined with a sausage patty -- also folded into a taco shape -- then filled with scrambled eggs. It comes with a packet of syrup.
IRON MAN 3 WINS BOX OFFICE _ Iron Man 3 earned $72.5 million over the weekend, though The Great Gatsby did great, pulling in over $50 million. Tyler Perry's latest, Peeples, opened in fourth place behind Pain & Gain.
... Opening Thursday: Star Trek Into Darkness.
NEWS ATTACK! _ A 12-week-old puppy in Kansas City survived four weeks trapped in an impounded Buick, living off leftover McDonald's food. [The rescued pup is receiving lots of love and cholesterol medicine.]
CHICAGO HIRES HUNGRY GOATS FOR LAWNCARE _ Chicago's O'Hare International Airport is bringing in a herd of 25 goats to act as ultra-green lawnmowers. The live mowers will help trim back unruly brush and vegetation in hard to reach and rocky areas of the airport.
SOLD OUT: CHEESE AND ONION CHOCOLATE BARS _ If you thought mom might enjoy a cheese and onion chocolate bar on Mother's Day, you're out of luck. The limited-edition chocolate bars are all sold out. Irish food company Tayto has created the cheese and onion flavored chocolate bar, and the company has already sold out of the first 100,000.
APP SENDS YOU A TWEET WHENEVER YOUR KID NEEDS A DIAPER CHANGE _ Too busy to do the occasional diaper check to see if your little tot has peed? Then Huggies' TweetPee is for you. A little sensor affixes to your baby's diaper, syncs with an app and tweets at you whenever it detects pee (in the form of a higher humidity level). Evidently the app also keeps track of the number of diapers you go through, and alerts you when you're running low.
PRODUCTION ON JURASSIC PARK 4 ON HOLD _ Production on the latest Jurassic Park sequel has been put on hold to allow the director (Colin Trevorrow) more time to prepare for the shoot. Filming on the fourth dinosaur epic was due to begin in the coming weeks, and the project was scheduled to hit movie theaters in June, 2014.
NEW ON DVD _ Released May 7
WHO'S CALLING? _ It's National Receptionist Day.
NEWS ATTACK! _ Martha Stewart has narrowed down her list of potential suitors on Match.com. [The remaining candidates will head to the finals for the big bake-off.]
EXPECTANT MOMS EXPECT MOTHER'S DAY GIFTS _ A survey of expectant mothers indicates dads should be prepared to give Mother's Day gifts this weekend. In the survey of first-time pregnant women, 60% said they expected Mother's Day gifts. However, about six in 10 dads questioned in the survey said they did not realize their partners were expecting Mother's Day gifts while pregnant.
THE OFFICE FINALE GETS SUPER-SIZED _ The Office finale has been extended. The show's creator and producer (Greg Daniels) got his wish: NBC has added 15 minutes to what was going to be an hour-long final episode of the long-running series, which signs off on Thursday, May 16.
ROBERT DOWNEY JR. IN NEGOTIATIONS FOR AVENGERS 2 & 3 _ Sources say Robert Downey Jr. is sitting pretty as he begins negotiations to star as Iron Man in The Avenger 2 & 3, the first of which has a May 1, 2015 release date. The sources say Iron Man 4 has not been part of the discussions, and and it's unclear whether Downey wants to return for another stand-alone sequel.
DOWNLOAD THIS APP! _ Pizza Compass does exactly what the app's name implies: points pizza-craving users in the direction of the nearest pizzerias, with ratings, restaurant hours, and reviews all provided by Foursquare. If a new pizza spot wins your approval, you can even share your recommendation with friends from the app -- or just to gloat you enjoyed a delicious meal.
NEW ON DVD _ Released May 7
THANK A TEACHER _ Today is National Teachers Day
BIG SHOT BIRTHDAYS _ Grammy award-winning singer Thelma Houston is 67; Rock Hall of Famer Bill Kreutzmann (Grateful Dead) is 67; Breckin Meyer (Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, Heroes) is 39
NEW ON DVD _ Released May 7
Fringe: The Complete Fifth Season
30 Rock: Season Seven
Flashpoint: The Fifth Season
Private Practice Season 6
Rookie Blue: The Complete Third Season
Royal Pains: Season Four
NEWS ATTACK! _ A new report says that nearly one out of every two American consumers visits McDonald's in a month. [That may be a little misleading. Some of those are the same people coming back because they forgot the ketchup.]
DON'T SHOP WHEN YOU'RE HUNGRY _ A new study offers evidence to support what many people have learned for themselves: never go grocery shopping when you're hungry. Researchers found that people who hadn't eaten all afternoon chose more high-calorie foods in a supermarket than those who were given a snack just before food shopping.
THE NO. 1 REASON WE GO SEE A MOVIE _ What is the No. 1 reason we go see a certain movie? The trailer. Yep, the juicy previews that sometimes reveal the only parts of the movie worth watching. Either way, we love trailers. Nearly 50% of us say that's why we see a movie, while 46% go off a friend's recommendation.
TOM CRUISE RETURNING FOR MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 5 _ Mission: Impossible 5 is a go. Tom Cruise has just signed to return for the fifth film in the blockbuster franchise, confirming rumblings that began after 2011"s Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol was a massive hit.