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Cuba Gooding Jr. makes court appearance in groping case

Cuba Gooding Jr. makes court appearance in groping case

Cuba Gooding Jr. appeared in court on Wednesday for a hearing related to charges he faces in an alleged groping incident in New York earlier month. Gooding Jr. has petitioned to dismiss his misdemeanor charge of forcible touching and sex abuse in the third degree. The judge did not rule on the motion, citing a…MORE

India is buying more US and Saudi oil because of sanctions on Iran

India is buying more US and Saudi oil because of sanctions on Iran

US sanctions have forced a leading purchaser of Iranian crude exports to buy more oil from Saudi Arabia and the United States. Sanjiv Singh, head of state-run refiner Indian Oil Corporation, told CNN Business that “whatever supplies were coming from Iran, they were well distributed amongst other countries.” Iran had been the third largest supplier…MORE

Target and eBay want to give Amazon’s Prime Day a run for its money

Target and eBay want to give Amazon’s Prime Day a run for its money

Amazon’s upcoming Prime Day shopping promotion will be the company’s longest. Rival retailers are ready to compete. Target and eBay announced this week their own sales that will begin on July 15 — the same day as Amazon’s annual event. Target’s “Deal Days” will run for two days, the same amount of time as Amazon’s…MORE

Former NBA coach Don Nelson is now a marijuana farmer in Maui

Former NBA coach Don Nelson is now a marijuana farmer in Maui

Back in February, ahead of a Golden State Warriors game at Oracle Arena, Don Nelson was asked what he’s been up to since he retired from coaching. The answer from the ex-NBA coach, who last coached for the Warriors in 2010, made everyone in the room burst out laughing. “I’ve been smoking some pot,” Nelson…MORE

‘The Current War’ trailer explores electric race for power

‘The Current War’ trailer explores electric race for power

If you think you’ve heard or read about Benedict Cumberbatch playing Thomas Edison in a film called “The Current War” before, it’s because you probably have. It’s a movie some people first saw nearly two years ago. The film first premiered to lackluster reviews at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2017 and had been…MORE

Scientists found a gigantic freshwater aquifer below the Atlantic. It has enough water to fill 1 billion Olympic swimming pools

Scientists found a gigantic freshwater aquifer below the Atlantic. It has enough water to fill 1 billion Olympic swimming pools

If you dive deep enough off America’s northeast coast you’ll find something surprising under the Atlantic Ocean: freshwater. A gigantic aquifer of mostly freshwater, hugging the coastline from New Jersey up to Massachusetts, sits below the ocean floor. It contains at least 2,800 cubic kilometers (that’s about 739 trillion gallons) of liquid. That’s enough water…MORE