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'Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' trailer lights up the Internet

Love movie trailers? You're riding a great wave these last few days. The "Mockingjay" and "Mad Max" trailers were released over the weekend, and on Monday, the first teaser trailer for the final "Hobbit" movie, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," hit the Internet.Teased director Peter Jackson on Facebook: "I think one or two of you asked to see this?






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:19:00 GMT
Duchess Kate, Prince William at Commonwealth Games: See their 5 best faces

When it comes to watching sports, the royals certainly don't shy away from showing their emotions.A month after the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge tensely watched a match at Wimbledon, the two left Prince George at home to spend Monday at the Commonwealth Games at the SSE Hydro stadium in Glasgow, Scotland.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:54:07 GMT
'Game of Thrones' bloopers will make you laugh (until they die)

The laughs are few and far between during the serious drama that takes place every week on "Game of Thrones." But a newly released blooper reel delivers a season's worth of chuckles in just two minutes.The stars of the viral video are some of our favorites from the HBO fantasy series, including:Tywin Lannister, forgetting his lines and delivering a bleep with his blooper from the Iron Throne.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:01:21 GMT
Show me the money! 11 ways to make more cash at your next garage sale

Garage sales are a ton of work, from picking through every room in your house to find things to sell to hauling an endless amount of stuff outside. The reality is that most sellers are lucky to end up with a few hundred bucks. So are those stories of garage sales that net four figures just suburban legend? Not necessarily.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:25:00 GMT
How germy is your favorite greeting?

Germs can spread easily from one person to another, especially while saying hi. Is your favorite greeting exposing you to lots of extra germs? With the help of our patent pending Germometer, two intrepid NBC News employees search for an answer.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:05:45 GMT
Mom of Abigail Hernandez, teen missing 9 months: She did not run away

A 34-year-old man has been arrested and charged in the disappearance of a 15-year-old New Hampshire girl, who had been missing for more than nine months before she returned home last week.Nathaniel E.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:45:00 GMT
Hot or not? We decide in only 100 milliseconds, research finds

Theres a man across the room with big eyes and a warm smile. In an instant, we decide that not only is he hot, but he also seems approachable based solely on his looks.We make snap judgments about people all the time, and a new study reinforces previous findings that it takes as little as 100 milliseconds for us to guess what someones personality is like based on facial features.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:32:00 GMT
Catherine Zeta-Jones: 'I was a mess' about Michael Douglas' cancer

Michael Douglas is once again opening up about his battle with cancer. Speaking in front of 3,000 doctors at the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies' 5th World Congress event in New York on Sunday, the 69-year-old actor got candid while talking about being misdiagnosed three times before his 2010 throat cancer diagnosis.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:08:00 GMT
Fallen Marine's mom receives son's tribute flag: 'My heart is finally healing'

Almost 10 years after her son died in Iraq, Patsy Maciel says he sent her a message delivered through a very special American flag.Covered in handwritten messages penned by her son's platoon mates, the flag should have made its way to Maciel nearly a decade ago after the 20-year-old Marine was killed in a helicopter crash.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:50:34 GMT
Cut your grocery bill in half (without clipping a single coupon!)

Seems we're just not clipping like we used to: In a newShopSmart survey, 28 percent of supermarket customers said they can't be bothered with coupons, while another 15 percent called coupons a "necessary evil." But how necessary are they really? ShopSmart magazine sent undercover shoppers through grocery store aisles and discovered plenty of other ways tocut your supermarket tab.






Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:44:00 GMT
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