Maui was bald like Rock in 'Moana,' but wound up with silky, expensive hair

loading… Dwayne Johnson voices Maui in ‘Moana.’(Photo: Disney) The demigod Maui spouts a revealing (hair) line after finding his way out of captivity in Moana. “For a thousand years, I’ve only been thinking of keeping this hair silky, getting my hook and being awesome again,” Maui says. He should be proud of the ‘do, since he’s lucky to have …

Teen kills deer, finds a parachute in its antlers

loading… USA Today Network Mike Organ, The Tennessean 1 p.m. EST November 30, 2016 While hunting at Ft. Campbell Brady Hempen killed this deer, which had a parachute from a flare canister tangled in its antlers. Hempen is having the deer mounted with the parachute still in the rack.(Photo: Submitted) Brady Hempen, 15, has killed …

Eight fun, quirky budget-friendly hotel chains

loading… Alisha Prakash, Oyster.com 7:41 a.m. EST November 30, 2016 Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Tryp: “We want to wine you, dine you, recline, you and WiFi you,” says the Tryp by Wyndham hotel website. Each of the hotels, found everywhere from New York to Uruguay, puts an emphasis on comfy rooms …

Electronic Arts: A ‘major game’ is coming to Nintendo Switch

loading… Nintendo’s upcoming console, the Switch, will receive a hefty amount of third-party development and publishing support out of the box, with companies like Bethesda, Capcom, Activision, Ubisoft, and Square Enix pledging support. Publishing giant Electronic Arts was also announced as a partner when the console was announced, and a company executive has emphasized that …

Honeywell to provide navigation system for U.K. AJAX vehicles

loading… ROLLE, Switzerland, Nov. 30 (UPI) — Honeywell has been contracted to provide TALIN navigation equipment for the British Army’s new AJAX armored fighting vehicles. TALIN is a laser-guided land navigation system that can be installed on military and commercial platforms. The devices weight roughly 13 pounds per unit, and can be installed in a …

Three films break from pack as best picture front-runners

loading… In a city where everyone is trying to make it, an aspiring actress and her jazz musician boyfriend struggle to make ends meet. Listen as Emma Stone shows off her singing talent in this romantic musical with an old-Hollywood feel. USA TODAY NETWORK Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone fall in love in ‘La La …

Smell from Gatlinburg wildfires blows to southern Mich.

loading… Smell from Gatlinburg wildfires blows to southern Mich. 4264 Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Smell from Gatlinburg wildfires blows to southern Mich. That’s more than 600 miles from the forest fires in East Tennessee. Post to Facebook Try Another Audio CAPTCHA Image CAPTCHA Help …

Winter adventures: 10 unique activities to try this season

loading… Carri Wilbanks, Special for USA TODAY 7:48 a.m. EST November 30, 2016 Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Once you get the hang of it, there are trails for a variety of skill levels and even jumps and moguls to navigate.(Photo: Hoodoo Mountain Resort) From ice climbing in a southwest Colorado …