Lady Gaga and the President Obama are competing to be the first living man with more than 10 million Facebook fans

Facebook publicists told CNN on Thursday that the pop star Lady Gaga and the president Obama are neck-and-neck in the race to become the first living person with more than 10 million fans on the social networking site.

For the British players performance in bed will hamper on-field performance

(World Cup) players from England, however, will be allowed to see their wives and girlfriends just once after each game, maybe less if they keep winning. Partners of the British players cannot stay overnight. There is no sex allowed, and the coach will be monitoring their behavior through TVs in their hotel rooms.

His oil finally spills

Dogged for being too calm in crisis, President Barack Obama unleashed frustration for all to see Friday, warning BP it had better do right by the people whose lives it has wrecked.

President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 1, 20010, after meeting with the BP Oil Spill Commission co-chairs. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)


The president’s third trek to the Gulf of Mexico was about the workers with no government titles, the shrimpers and the shopkeepers, the fishermen whose lives have been upended and are running out of people to blame.

Indian police have arrested a Pakistani pigeon as spy under the provisions of the Defence Secrets Act

Indian police are holding a pigeon under armed guard after it was caught on an alleged spy mission for neighboring Pakistan, media reported Friday.

Her French is open

PARIS (Reuters) – Before sticking to the strict all-white dress code at Wimbledon next month, Venus Williams is indulging in some risque French cancan in Paris.

The American’s black lace corset resembling an offcast from the nearby Moulin Rouge cabaret has been the talk of the French Open, and the accompanying tight skin-colored knickers have raised just as many dumbstruck glares.

The second seed’s 6-2 6-4 second-round win over Spain’s Arantxa Parra Santonja was very much a secondary issue for many Wednesday.

“The design has nothing to do with the rear. It just so happens that I have a very well developed one,” she chuckled during her post-match press conference.