Daily entertainment news with what to watch tonight on TV, why "solar flares 2012" is trending and Julianne Moore on playing Sarah Palin.

What to watch: 'The Dead Files: Alcatraz' on Travel at 10 p.m. EDT/ 9 p.m. CDT

Amy and Steve investigate reports of paranormal activity at the legendary Alcatraz Prison in San Francisco. Join the team in uncovering the bloody secrets of America's most iconic penitentiary.

Trending topic: solar flare 2012

Solar flares released from the sun created an intensified show of the Northern Lights Thursday night. Click on the link above to see a beautiful picture taken in Iceland. Luckily, no major problems with electrical systems have been reported.

Video: Julianne Moore on playing Sarah Palin


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