THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Tues 4/23/14

After just three episodes, freshman series "Silicon Valley" was renewed for a second season by HBO, which also ordered a fourth for political comedy "Veep."

Use Apple Maps to look at Scotland's Loch Ness and... is that a picture of the Loch Ness monster? Sure looks like it.

Tila Tequila is pregnant and expecting her first child. The reality star revealed the happy news on Facebook last Friday.

Lindsay Lohan revealed that she suffered a miscarriage during the filming of her reality series.

Country music singer Kevin Sharp has died from ongoing complications from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues. He was just 43.

A high school teen had been warned not to do it, but he did it anyway... so when Miss America visited the Pennsylvania high school, Patrick Farves seized the opportunity to ask her to be his prom date. The school suspended him for it.

KFC has brought back the Double Down, a bacon and cheese sandwich that uses two fried chicken filets as a bun, but only until May 25.

A 9-year-old Michigan boy was walking along a creek last summer when he stepped on something, pulled it up... and that weird-looking rock turned out to be a 10,000-year-old mastodon tooth.

The boxer whose life was featured in the Denzel Washington movie, "Hurricane" -- Rubin "Hurricane" Carter -- died Sunday of prostate cancer. He was 76.

There's a report that Gwen Stefani is going to replace Christina Aguilera on "The Voice" next season.

A really bad reaction to antibiotics has forced Miley Cyrus to cancel her concert tour until at least August.

The Discovery Channel WAS going to do a live jump from Mount Everest on May 11. But in light of that avalanche that killed 13 people last week, the stunt has been canceled.

A new Michael Jackson album, "Xscape," crafted out of unused voice tracks, comes out May 15.

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks tonight, but should be visible most of the week.

Krispy Kreme's in Japan are offering the Doughnut Sundae. It features ice cream, almonds and caramel corn over a doughnut

Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting lessons before his murder trial

In case you missed it:  A 16-year-old runaway climbed into the landing gear of a 767 in California on Sunday . . . rode the whole way to Hawaii . . . and somehow SURVIVED despite the low oxygen and freezing temperatures.

A family in New Jersey was having an Easter egg hunt in their backyard on Sunday . . . when a SKYDIVER came falling out of the sky.  Turns out his parachute hadn't opened.  The family tried to help him, but he died in the hospital about an hour-and-a-half later. 

A woman in Tennessee set up an Easter egg hunt for her three-year-old son last Wednesday.  And while they were looking for eggs in the backyard, they found a DEAD BODY under their deck.  It had been there for at least two weeks, and police are still trying to identify the body.

A 27-year-old guy and his girlfriend were decorating Easter eggs on Saturday night when she accused him of CHEATING on her.  So he got mad and started THROWING the hard-boiled eggs at her.  She called the cops . . . and when they got there, he tried to attack them with a SWORD.  He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault. 

Barefoot, The Hooping Life, Bettie Page Reveals, Big Bad Wolves and The Trials of Muhammad Ali are all out on DVD today