CHRIS PRATT: “My career shifted based on the way that I look”

With the entire buzz surrounded the surprising box-office records of “Jurassic World”, many people and fans, are starting to consider that part of this success is linked to its lead actor, Chris Pratt. But it wasn’t always like this for Pratt, who wasn’t always the amazing moneymaker star that he is nowadays. In 2014, the […]

Authorizes Investigating Rural Marion County Homicide

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office are looking into an incident of death at a rural home near Lacona. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the report by a call to 911 of unresponsive female at a home located at 132 Perry Street in rural Marion County. […]

Opinion: Good Riddance To Old News Outlets

A recent 12-country study from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism found a near ten percent increase in the use of mobile devices to access news. Additionally the report found a 42% increase in referrals to news sources from Facebook, with Apple and Google also gaining popularity as news sources. More people, especially […]

Gov. Branstad Requests Disaster Declaration from United States President Due to Bird Flu Outbreak

Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad requested presidential disaster declaration in response to the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak in Iowa. Branstad sent a letter on Thursday to United States President Barack Obama requesting a major disaster event declaration for Buena Vista, Sioux, Webster and Wright counties. He also requested disaster declaration for additional counties […]

Louisa County Deputy Involved in Shooting

Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has found in an investigation that Louisa county deputy David Perley was involved in shooting Richard Spurling during the chase on June 9. Perley was interviewed, and identified as the shooter, the Iowa Department of Public Safety said in a statement. Twenty-seven year veteran of law enforcement, Perley joined the […]

Nine People Killed in Shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston

Police in Charleston, South Carolina, increased their search on Thursday for a gunman who killed nine people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church during a prayer service. On Wednesday, a 21-year-old white man had entered the historic African American church about one hour before shooting the church members. Eight people were found dead in […]

Reasons On Why You Should Not Get Married

Not everyone wants to say the frightening words, “I do.” And Leah Hager Cohen, the author of I Don’t Know: In Praise of Admitting Ignorance (Except When You Shouldn’t) explains the reasons why. Because if you don’t get married it doesn’t mean that you will be alone. According to Cohen, everybody assumes that if you get […]

Iggy Azalea Talks About Her Body Confidence and Accepting Her Flaws

Though Iggy Azalea might be seen as a superstar with a fabulous lifestyle, she is like any other person and sometimes she has bad days. The rapper and model recently had an interview with Australia’s “Today Show,” on which Azalea talked about the battles with her body confidence and how she learned about how to […]

The Horrible Thing That Emma Stone Did After Her Contac Info Was Published

Is well-known how secretive is Emma Stone about her personal life, so it wasn’t a surprise to expect the panicky reaction that the actress had after her cellphone number and email address were divulged on WikiLeaks after the Sony hack incident. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal Magazine, the Hollywood star explained […]

Burlington Protesters Denounce Police Shooting From January

Protesters in Burlington expressed their outrage on June 16 for the lack of “consequences, accountability or transparency” for the fatal police shooting of 34-year-old Autumn Steele in January. The controversy started when Burlington Police Officer Jesse Hill responded to a domestic disturbance call involving a dispute between Autumn Steele and her husband Gabriel at their […]