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Dogs are happier listening to soft rock and reggae, study finds

Sarah Knapton, science editor 26 JANUARY 2017 • 6:11PM It might be supposed that dogs like Bach, but a new study suggests they prefer something with a little bit more bite. Far from enjoying the strains for classical music, dogs are happier listening to soft rock or reggae, according to the University of Glasgowand the Scottish […]

Mischa Barton is hospitalized for mental evaluation

Mischa Barton is hospitalized for mental evaluation after neighbors saw her hanging over her fence, ‘screaming about the end of the world, Ziggy Stardust and her mom being a witch’    The OC actress was hospitalized after being found screaming on her backyard fence, TMZ reported Mischa Barton was voluntarily taken to the hospital for […]

Happy Year of the Rooster

Mahita Gajanan Jan 26, 2017 Saturday marks the beginning of the Chinese Lunar New Year, China’s biggest holiday, which is celebrated throughout the world, including in the U.S. Each year, Chinese people ring in the new year around when the new moon is closest to the beginning of spring, usually sometime between mid-January and late-February. […]

The Godfather Never Mentions the Mafia Because of Him

Anthony Colombo dies at 71 By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff Posted Jan 26, 2017 1:24 PM CST (NEWSER) – The man responsible for making sure the most famous film ever made about the Mafia isn’t technically about the Mafia died earlier this month at the age of 71. Anthony Colombo, the son of a mobster […]

Can’t sleep? It could be a sign of intelligence… Night Owls are smarter than those who go to bed and wake up early

Researchers found a link between ‘nocturnal’ sleeping habits and intelligence It shows you have been able to adapt to a modern lifestyle and sleep patterns By comparison, our ancestors were more likely to go to bed and wake up early By Lauren Grounsell For Mailonline PUBLISHED: 20:11 EST, 25 January 2017 | UPDATED: 20:18 EST, 25 […]

MATA CEO Ron Garrison resigns, cites health issues

Ryan Poe , USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee Ron Garrison resigned as CEO of the Memphis Area Transit Authority on Thursday citing private health issues. Chief Administrative Officer Gary Rosenfeld will serve as interim CEO during the search for Garrison’s replacement, MATA board chairman Sean Healy said following a closed-door meeting of the board in Mayor […]

Marc Gasol makes 2017 All-Star team… Go, Big Spain!

By Sudu Upadhyay By Jarvis Greer MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) – Grizzlies big man Marc Gasol is going back to the NBA All Star game. He was voted by league coaches as a Western Conference reserve. Gasol also becomes the first Grizzlies player to make three All-Star game appearances. Big Spain has led the Grizzlies to a […]