NASDAQ closes above 6,000 for second time
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of some major tech company earnings on Thursday, the NASDAQ closed at an all-time high of 6,048 up 23.71 (+0.39 percent).The rest of the markets closed flat for the day.The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 20,981 (+0.03 percent). The S&P closed up 1.32 to finish the […]
United reaches 'amicable' settlement with doctor dragged off flight
Ingram Publishing/iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- Dr. David Dao, the United passenger who was filmed being dragged off a flight in Chicago, has reached a settlement with the airline, his attorney said in a press release.A condition of the settlement includes a provision that the amount remain confidential, Dao's […]
Delta passenger kicked off flight after bathroom emergency
Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- New video has emerged of a Wisconsin man who said he was forced off a Milwaukee-bound Delta Air Lines flight after he used the bathroom while the plane was delayed on the tarmac.Video posted to Youtube showed the man, later identified as Kima Hamilton of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as […]
For stars of "The Circle," art is imitating (online) life
Starpix/Dave Allocca(NEW YORK) -- The new Tom Hanks/Emma Watson thriller The Circle had its red carpet premiere as part of New York's Tribeca film festival this week, and the movie's theme will certainly strike a chord with anyone hooked on social media. An adaptation of the novel of the same […]
Queen Latifah tapped as co-executive producer of MTV's "Scream"
Getty Images/Michael Loccisano(LOS ANGELES) -- Queen Latifah is coming to the rescue of MTV's Scream. According to TV Line, Latifah has signed on as an executive producer for the third season of MTV's adaptation of the slasher movie-inspired series. The Star actress will produce […]
Viola Davis on friendship with Meryl Streep: "She really takes me in"
ABC Image Group LA(LOS ANGELES) -- Viola Davis and Meryl Streep are both Oscar-winning actresses, A-list celebrities and red carpet staples. They also happen to be close friends. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Davis spoke about her love for Streep. "What I love about Meryl is I […]