Idris Elba Addresses James Bond Rumors

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title: Idris Elba Talks James Bond Rumors

text: British actor Idris Elba addressed those pesky James Bond rumors with a tongue-in-cheek tweet.

Posting a selfie of himself with an unkempt beard, Elba wrote, "Isn't 007 supposed to handsome? Glad you think I've got a shot! Happy New year people."

Rumors that Elba could be the next Bond persisted after a leaked email written by Sony chairwoman Amy Pascal reportedly revealed she wanted him to take on the iconic role.

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title: Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton Split

text: Longtime couple Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton have split after about 13 years together, ABC News has confirmed.

Carter's press representative confirmed that they "separated amicably earlier this year and have continued to be friends and co-parent their children."

The couple never married but first began dating in the early 2000s. They have an 11-year-old son and 7-year-old daughter together. media:27809860


title: NASA's Kepler Finds New Planet

Kepler's mission came to an end in May 2013 with the failure of the second of four reaction wheels, which are used to stabilize the spacecraft. But a team of scientists and engineered crafted a solution by using pressure from sunlight as a "virtual reaction wheel" to help control the spacecraft, NASA said.

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