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CES 2014: Valve unveils 13 new Steam Machines, from $500 to $6,000

CES 2014: Valve unveils 13 new Steam Machines, from $500 to $6,000

Yesterday when CES 2014 began, Valve revealed 12 hardware partners that are going to help make its Steam Machine dream come true. We also got a look at a new third-party Steam Machine by CyberPowerPC that began at a price of $ 499. Now, just a day later, Valve has unveiled 13 Steam Machines, in all shapes, sizes, specs, and ...

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Hawaiian surfer saves Anne Hathaway from riptide

Hawaiian surfer saves Anne Hathaway from riptide

Bruce/CPR/Poseidon/FAMEFLYNET PI While ‘Les Miserables’ Academy Award-winner Anne Hathaway and her husband, Adam Shulman, were on vacation in Hawaii, their day at the beach was interrupted when the actress got caught up in a riptide and hurt her foot. Actress Anne Hathaway reportedly had some drama in the drink while vacationing in Hawaii. The “Devil Wears Prada” star got caught ...

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UTEP boots three from men’s hoops over gambling

UTEP boots three from men’s hoops over gambling

Bob Levey/AP McKenzie Moore is averaging 13.1 points and 4.5 rebounds per game. EL PASO, Texas (AP) — UTEP said Tuesday it has kicked three players off the basketball team after they bet on at least one sporting event. The university’s executive vice president, Richard Adauto, said officials in December received information that players may have been betting on games. ...

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Los Angeles rocker lived lavish lifestyle from $6M in liar loans

Los Angeles rocker lived lavish lifestyle from $6M in liar loans

ABC News Robert Mawhinney tried to pay his band’s way to success with $ 11 million in bank loans. If Jordan Belfort is the Wolf of Wall Street, this guy is the lobo of Los Angeles. Rocker Robert Mawhinney, the former front man for American punk band Lights Over Paris, painted a picture of lavish success — complete with champagne, ...

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Amazon.com founder airlifted from cruise ship

Amazon.com founder airlifted from cruise ship

ANDREW HARRER/BLOOMBERG NEWS Jeff Bezos, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., reportedly had to be airlifted from a cruise ship on New Year’s Day for abdominal pain. Amazon.Com founder Jeff Bezos spent his New Year’s Day being airlifted from a cruise in the Galapagos Islands due to pain in his abdomen. The Ecuadorian Navy brought a helicopter ...

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Vapor from e-cigs contains less nicotine, toxins than tobacco: study

Vapor from e-cigs contains less nicotine, toxins than tobacco: study

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Public health experts are concerned that e-cigarettes may encourage more young people to smoke, but a new study finds that the secondhand effects of the vapor, at least, do not present the same health hazards as tobacco cigarettes. People standing near someone using an e-cigarette will be exposed to nicotine, but not to other chemicals found in ...

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Vapor from e-cigs contains less nicotine, toxins than tobacco: study

Vapor from e-cigs contains less nicotine, toxins than tobacco: study

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Public health experts are concerned that e-cigarettes may encourage more young people to smoke, but a new study finds that the secondhand effects of the vapor, at least, do not present the same health hazards as tobacco cigarettes. People standing near someone using an e-cigarette will be exposed to nicotine, but not to other chemicals found in ...

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Coke cuts gay wedding scene from Irish ad

Coke cuts gay wedding scene from Irish ad

Coca-Cola Nederland via YouTube This scene, which uses footage from a same-sex union ceremony in Australia, is not in the Irish version of the Coca-Cola ad. Coca-Cola created an uplifting ad to remind people that the good in the world outweighs the bad. However, instead of raising the spirits of some viewers, the version of the advert that aired in ...

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Kathie Lee & Hoda: Our 2013, from pop to the Pope

Kathie Lee & Hoda: Our 2013, from pop to the Pope

It was the best of times … and the worst! Here’s a roundup of our favorite and least favorite moments of 2013. KLG: I loved when the little boy came up to the Pope and hugged his leg and sat in the Pope’s chair and the way the Pope reacted to him. It’s a new Pope, and it’s such a ...

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‘Sopranos’ actor Lillo Brancato released from jail

‘Sopranos’ actor Lillo Brancato released from jail

Ex-“Sopranos” star Lillo Brancato, paroled Tuesday for his role in a cop killing, walked out of prison knowing any misstep would lead to a jail cell sequel. Family and friends at his parents’ Yonkers home rolled out the red carpet for the one-time Hollywood hot shot, who arrived in a white Mercedes Benz E350 a little more than three hours ...

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