This Day in History for June 18 – Battle of Waterloo and More
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history: 1812 – The War of 1812 begins when the US Congress declares war on the United Kingdom (More info) 1815 – Napoleon Bonaparte is defeated in the Battle of Waterloo, forcing him to abdicate the throne of France for the second and last time (More info)
New Movie Releases — ‘The Cabin in the Woods,’ ‘Lockout’ and ‘The Three Stooges’ [VIDEOS]
Horror, action or comedy? Pick your poison, because all three genres will be represented in the movies opening in wide release this weekend.
Navy Jet Crashes into Virginia Beach Apartment Complex [VIDEO]
Residents of Virginia Beach, Va. were shocked Friday when a Navy jet crashed into an apartment complex there, sending flames and thick black smoke into the air.
Actress Amanda Bynes Busted for DUI [VIDEO]
Actress Amanda Bynes started off her weekend with a bang, getting arrested for DUI after sideswiping a police car early Friday morning.
New Movie Releases — ‘Titanic 3D’ and ‘American Reunion’
You won’t have to wait until Friday for one of this weekend’s new movie releases — but it may look mighty familiar.
Reports: At Least Six Dead After Gunman Opens Fire at California’s Oikos University [VIDEO]
Oikos University, a small Christian nursing school in Oakland, Calif., became the tragic locale for the nation’s latest school shooting on Monday when a gunman opened fire at about 10:30 a.m.
Weekend Box Office — ‘The Hunger Games’ Continues to Eat Up the Competition
‘The Hunger Games’ once again treated the competition like dots in a Pac-Man game, swallowing them all without a trace. It earned $61.1 million and took the top spot at the weekend box office for the second week in a row.
New Movie Releases — ‘Mirror Mirror’ and ‘Wrath of the Titans’
New twists on both fairytales and mythological adventures hit theaters this weekend.
Passengers Save the Day After JetBlue Captain Suffers Breakdown Mid-Flight [VIDEO]
When problems with a passenger happen while a plane is in the air, it’s usually the pilot who stays calm, cool and collected. But what if it’s the pilot himself who has a break with reality?
Weekend Box Office — ‘The Hunger Games’ Eats the Competition Whole
You could say ‘The Hunger Games’ did well in its debut, but that would be a vast understatement — with $155 million in revenues, the film adaptation of the best-selling novel left the other movies in the dust and moved easily to the top of the charts this weekend.
New Movie Releases — ‘The Hunger Games’
Another week with a single movie opening in wide release, but everyone’s so excited about this one that it may have needed the entire weekend to itself.
Weekend Box Office – ’21 Jump Street’ Leaps Over the Competition
’21 Jump Street,’ the movie version of the 1980s television show that introduced the world to the phenomenon known as Johnny Depp, opened strong with $35 million to easily take the top spot at the box office this weekend.