Rider Strong and Alexandra Barreto
More good news for the cast of Boy Meets World!
Series alum Rider Strong is engaged to girlfriend Alexandra Barreto, Us Weekly reports.
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At a news conference Friday, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre blamed last week's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on violent videogames and movies, and said that schools should employ armed guards as an added safety measure to stop "the next Adam Lanza."
"The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun," said LaPierre, who is also the organization's top lobbyist.
The popular photo-sharing app Instagram announced new terms of service this week, which many interpreted to mean that the company can sell private photos or use them in advertising without compensating users. Needless to say, the new policy left many Instagrammers up in arms — including the app's most followed user, Kim Kardashian.
Though the company has now backpedaled and issued a statement vowing not to sell users' photos and apologizing for the "confusing" language of the announcement, a number of users, including Kardashian, have threatened to abandon the app if the reports are true.
It's the end of an era.
After three years, six seasons and countless drunken fights later, Jersey Shore has come to an end. So did they, in the words of the ever wise Vinny, "go out like true f---ing champions?"
Yes and no.
President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama has been named Time's Person of the Year.
"He's basically the beneficiary and the author of a kind of New America, a new demographic, a new cultural America that he is now the symbol of," editor Richard Stengel said on Wednesday morning's Today show.
Jenna von Oy
The country is still reeling from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that took the lives of 28 people last Friday. That includes Blossom star Jenna von Oy, who grew up in Newtown, Conn., where the tragedy happened.
In a blog for People, Von Oy offered her support and prayers for those affected by the tragedy. "When the news first reported the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, my emotional spectrum ranged from stunned and horrified, to inconsolable and...
President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama expressed his overwhelming grief while addressing the nation Friday, shedding tears for those affected by the Newtown shooting.
Early Friday, a gunman opened fire at a Connecticut elementary school, claiming the lives of a reported 28 people, including 20 children who were pronounced dead at the scene or later died at hospitals, as well as six adults who were killed at the school, the shooter, and an unidentified male relative of the shooter at a home in Newtown, Conn.
28 people, including 20 children, gunned down in Connecticut elementary school shooting
President Obama offered his condolences to the families, and pledged every resource available to investigate the shooting, care for the victims and counsel their families. "We've endured too many of these tragedies in the past few years and each time I learn the news, I react...
Psy has issued a formal apology for the anti-American statements he made at a protest concert in 2004.
The South Korean rapper whose chart-topping song "Gangnam Style" became a pop culture phenomenon earlier this year, came under fire for performing a song several years ago that features such lyrics as "Kill those f---ing Yankees who ordered them to torture/Kill their daughters, mothers, daughter-in-law and fathers/Kill them all slowly and painfully."
President Barack Obama and noted Mitt Romney supporter Kid Rock met face-to-face at the Kennedy Center Honors in Washington, D.C. this weekend — but the encounter went surprisingly well, according to Rock.
"It was nice," Rock told CNN." I saw the president tonight. He said, 'I'm still here.' I said, 'No hard feelings.'"
Looks like the Clintons share more than just a love of politics!
When President Obama addressed Myanmar earlier this week to extend the United States' hand of friendship to the longtime military-ruled state, there was one person who might not have been tuning in. Hillary Clinton, Obama's Secretary of State, appears to have fallen asleep during his speech. Judge for yourself: