American Idol's judging trio and long-running host will be returning for season 14. Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr., Keith Urban, and Ryan Seacrest will all be back to find the next idol. David Hill, senior executive vice president of 21 Century Fox says,"Jennifer, Keith, Harry and Ryan are the very best in the business at what they do... Each brings unique qualities and expertise to the team."
In the wake of last week's tornado in Pilger, Nebraska, people digging out from mountains of debris are getting some help from a rock star. Former Poison frontman Bret Michaels left the microphone at home to get his hands dirty in the small town. After a tour, Michaels and his crew focused on the hardest-hit area. He helped lift heavy equipment and debris.
Almost a year after the deadly Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash at the San Francisco International Airport, the N.T.S.B. is expected to reveal the official cause of the accident today. The board will hold a meeting to vote on what likely led to the crash that left three dead, and 200 injured. Safety officials will weigh whether Boeing created a system too complicated for pilots to understand.
A new report claims veterans have been neglected at V.A. hospitals around the country for years. According to a report from the Office of Special Counsel, in one case, a veteran with a service-connected psychiatric condition was in the facility for eight years before he received a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation. The I.S.C. is investigating more than 50 whistle blower disclosures involving patient health or safety allegations at the V.A. nationwide.
President Barack Obama grabbed a burrito bowl at Chipotle yesterday with a group of working parents. The White House hosted its first day-long summit on working families. According to a survey by the PEW research center, 56 percent of working mothers said it was very or somewhat difficult to balance the responsibilities of their jobs and their families. Obama encouraged employers to implement more family-friendly polices in the workplace.