Tinder kick-starts delayed date by sending couple to Hawaii - Wed, 19 Jul 2017
Two Ohio college students are set for an epic Tinder date in Hawaii that's been three years in the making.
“Hate map” shows the most hated thing in each state - Wed, 19 Jul 2017
A new dating app, called Hater, used data from hundreds of thousands of users across the U.S. to make a hate map.
The game of ‘Thrones’: How resembling live sports makes the HBO hit an event - Fri, 14 Jul 2017
Game of Thrones has been nominated for the best dramatic series Emmy for two years running.
Country star Cole Swindell is a crowd favorite at 2017 John Deere Classic - Wed, 12 Jul 2017
Country singer Cole Swindell made his way to the Quad Cities to play a benefit concert and to play some golf.
It’s charity, golfing, and pictures for Ben Higgins at the 2017 JDC - Wed, 12 Jul 2017
SILVIS, Illinois — A well-known face among fans of ABC’s “The Bachelor,” Ben Higgins, played in the Pro-Am round at the 2017 John Deere Classic. He teed off with pro Kevin Kisner’s group on Wednesday, July 12th. Ben told WQAD News 8 that he was anxious to get out on such a beautiful course. Along the way, Ben had plenty of support. His parents Amy and David were in the crowd as well as some fans. He also spent the […]
Wiz Khalifa’s ‘See You Again’ takes YouTube top spot from ‘Gangnam Style’ - Tue, 11 Jul 2017
Wiz Khalifa's video "See You Again" featuring singer Charlie Puth hit nearly 2.9 billion views on YouTube on Tuesday morning, taking the top spot for most viewed video from Psy, the Korean pop star behind the previous record holder "Gangnam Style."
The story behind ‘Despacito’s’ slow rise to the top - Thu, 06 Jul 2017
When Luis Fonsi wrote "Despacito" two years ago, it didn't make the cut on his album but he believed the song was special.
Kylie, Kendall Jenner ‘deeply apologize’ for poorly conceived T-shirts - Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The youngest members of the Kardashian-Jenner dynasty are learning the hard way not to mess with beloved rock and rap icons.
Police: Venus Williams at fault in car crash that led to fatality - Fri, 30 Jun 2017
A police report says that Venus Williams is responsible for a car accident earlier this month in Florida, which caused injuries to a 78-year-old man who later died.
Prada is selling a paper clip for $185, and people aren’t taking it well - Wed, 28 Jun 2017
If your need to treat yourself is limited by your budget, Barney's sells two variations for $150.
Former “Bachelor” Ben Higgins talks “Bachelorette” with Denise Hnytka - Tue, 27 Jun 2017
During a Skype interview, News 8’s Denise Hnytka talked with former Bachelor Ben Higgins about Rachel’s season and the guys he is rooting for. “I like Dean; he came out as very vulnerable right away. I liked that about him, and a lot of the women love Dean right now,” he said. He’s also a fan of Kenny and Fred, even though Fred got eliminated after an awkward moment with Rachel. Related: Ben Higgins is coming to the John Deere Classic […]
Older dads have “geeky” sons, study suggests - Mon, 26 Jun 2017
If you think of yourself as a geeky boy, you may want to thank your old man, according to a study published Tuesday in Translational Psychiatry.
‘Drooling, snoring, gassy’ Martha the mastiff wins World’s Ugliest Dog - Mon, 26 Jun 2017
There are countless varieties of frightful floofs out there, and in a legendary battle to find the most unsightly oddball of all, one rose above the rest to be crowned World's Ugliest Dog.
Hollywood Walk of Fame Class of 2018 revealed - Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Dates for the star ceremonies have not yet been announced.
Watch: 4-year-old steals the show at graduation - Wed, 21 Jun 2017
This four-year-old Florida girl may be small, but she's got a big voice and an even bigger personality.
Oscar legend Daniel Day-Lewis retiring from acting - Wed, 21 Jun 2017
Actor Daniel Day-Lewis has officially announced his retirement.
Barbie’s boyfriend Ken gets diverse makeover - Tue, 20 Jun 2017
Fashion styles range from athletic wear to business attire.
Beyoncé and Jay Z welcome twins - Mon, 19 Jun 2017
Beyoncé and Jay Z have welcomed twins, a source close to the couple tells CNN.
‘Bachelor in Paradise’ cast members at center of allegations speak out - Thu, 15 Jun 2017
"Bachelor in Paradise" has been ensnared since last weekend in allegations of misconduct, and now the two contestants at the center of the matter have spoken out for the first time.
Ride bikes with dad along the riverfront this Father’s Day - Wed, 14 Jun 2017
Father's Day is coming up this Sunday, June 18th and it's not too late to sign up for a popular and unique Father's Day event in the Quad Cities.