‘Shazam!’ is a superhero movie for the young and the young at heart

‘Shazam!’ is a superhero movie for the young and the young at heart

Billy (Zachary Levi) and Freddy (Jack Dylan Grazer) have some fun in 'Shazam!'Image: Steve Wilkie / Warner Bros.By Angie Han2019-03-23 15:00:00 -0700 It's been a long time since superheroes could be dismissed as mere kid stuff, thanks to stories as intelligent as Black Panther or as disturbing as The Dark Knight or as gleefully inappropriate…
Reporter used spit to fix hair and Twitter can’t handle it

Reporter used spit to fix hair and Twitter can’t handle it

By Marcus Gilmer2019-03-23 13:10:41 -0700 Pity the remote reporter who has no control when the feed goes live and catches him or her in a vulnerable moment. This happened to NBC's Matt Bradley who was broadcasting a live spot from Syria about the fight against ISIS. When the feed switched over, unbeknownst to Bradley, viewers…
Adele and Jennifer Lawrence surprised a NYC gay bar on Friday night

Adele and Jennifer Lawrence surprised a NYC gay bar on Friday night

By Marcus Gilmer2019-03-23 19:23:31 UTC Patrons at the popular New York City gay bar Pieces got a big surprise on Friday night when ho-hum music superstar Adele and one of her besties, Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence, dropped by for some drinks and some fun.  SEE ALSO: Taylor Swift surprised one *very* lucky couple's engagement party…
NASA posts images of powerful fireball exploding over Earth

NASA posts images of powerful fireball exploding over Earth

Boom. A radiant fireball exploded over the remote Bering Sea in Dec. 2018, though it wasn't until some three months later that scientists, scouring satellite images, discovered the dramatic event. NASA's Terra satellite — an Earth-observing satellite the size of a small school bus — also unwittingly documented the fiery explosion, and the space agency…
5 bizarre facts about Elizabeth Holmes ‘The Inventor’ left out

5 bizarre facts about Elizabeth Holmes ‘The Inventor’ left out

Here at Mashable, the Elizabeth Holmes obsession could not be stronger.  We've read the book, listened to the podcast, watched both of the documentaries — and have been wearing nothing but black turtlenecks for the past six days. (Okay, not really on that last part, but we have been blinking less.)  While Alex Gibney's Theranos…
Online mental health resources for teens

Online mental health resources for teens

Teens don't need to read the headlines to know that they and too many of their peers are feeling lonely, sad, anxious, and suicidal. Recent headlines, however, confirm what's happening in their lives.   This week, a Pediatrics study documented a 28 percent increase in psychiatric visits to the emergency room for American youth. The…
Best new stress toys 2019: Fidget spinners were just the beginning

Best new stress toys 2019: Fidget spinners were just the beginning

The fidget spinner craze may be dead, but the idea behind them isn't. Here are some of the best new energy-channeling toys that'll keep your hands busy. DisclosureEvery product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Best desk toy…
Pinterest throws subtle shade at Facebook in IPO filing

Pinterest throws subtle shade at Facebook in IPO filing

Those creeps out here making it hard for everyone else.Image: Kim Kulish / gettyBy Jack Morse2019-03-22 14:50:54 -0700 Pinterest is not happy with Facebook.  The forgotten middle child of the social media family filed for an IPO on March 22, and in doing so the San Francisco-based company made a very public argument that its…
How to help survivors of Cyclone Idai

How to help survivors of Cyclone Idai

Survivors of Cyclone Idai have been stranded by floodwaters and urgently need supplies and shelter.Image: Andrew Renneisen/Getty ImagesBy Rebecca Ruiz2019-03-22 22:33:37 UTC Tropical Cyclone Idai struck the African countries of Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Mozambique a week ago, but humanitarian workers are only now grasping the scale of the storm's destruction.  Hundreds are dead, and experts…
Huawei CFO had her iPhone, iPad, and MacBook Air seized when arrested

Huawei CFO had her iPhone, iPad, and MacBook Air seized when arrested

US to Germany: if you're friends with Huawei, we can't be friends with you.Image: DAVID RAMOS/GETTY IMAGESBy Raymond Wong2019-03-22 22:01:54 UTC It's bad enough Huawei Chief Financial Official Wanzhou Meng, who was arrested last December in Vancouver on charges ranging from fraud to money laundering, faces decades of jail time. But now, a report from…