Hot Topics

Trending news, culture, and entertainment from Hearst producers around the country.
Posts by Author

anna.gallegos@chron.com (Anna Gallegos)

Baby survives after train hits stroller

on
It took only a second for a baby stroller to slip away and roll onto train tracks in Australia, security footage released this week shows. The 5-month-old boy survived with barely a scratch, according to the UK’s Telegraph. What’s really astounding: A passerby didn’t even look up from his phone as the baby rolled by him and […] [Read More]
Categories: Video
Tags: | |

Congressman duped by Onion story

on
Sometimes the truth is funnier than satire. Rep. John Fleming, R-La., alerted fans of his Facebook page on Friday to the opening of an “abortionplex” until followers noted that the article that he linked on his wall was from the satirical news site the Onion, according to Politico. A screen shot of the Congressman’s original […] [Read More]
Categories: Uncategorized

NEA says ‘no thanks’ to donation from former porn star Sasha Grey

on
The National Education Association wants nothing to do with former adult film star Sasha Grey or the money made from her films. Assence Films sought to donate a portion of the profits from Grey’s upcoming movie as part of her “recent efforts to expose children to the world of literature,” according to the Huffington Post. […] [Read More]
Categories: General