The world’s worst criminal was charged with burglary after police say he returned to a Twin Falls, Idaho, home for his forgotten car keys and cellphone. The Times-News reports (http://bit.ly/1W0jIri) a woman called police when she found her home ransacked on Saturday, with a stranger’s cellphone on the bed and a strange car parked behind […]
It’s not just you. Scientists agree that the younger generation’s constantly being offended is bad for our future. Next time someone asks, “Are we raising a generation of wimps?” You can say, “Science says yes.” The study, “Microaggression and Moral Cultures,” is warning that students in college are so easily offended, it’s bad for society. These […]
Looks like Russian President (and strongman) Vladimir Putin has made a new friend. Elton John says Vladimir Putin has phoned him, after the musician requested a meeting to discuss Russia’s anti-gay environment. On Instagram, the star said “thank-you to President Vladimir Putin for reaching out and speaking via telephone with me today. I look to […]
Changes may be coming to your aspirin regimen, and it may be well worth mentioning this to your doctor. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued draft guidelines Monday recommending aspirin only if people meet a strict list of criteria — including a high risk of heart disease and a low risk of bleeding side […]
“Baaaaa-ack off!” say the goats! According to the Associated Press, the U.S. Forest Service has temporarily closed a northern Idaho hiking trail over concerns about aggressive goats after one animal bit a hiker and others reportedly tried to head-butt or charge visitors. Scotchman Peak Trail, which leads to the summit of Bonner County’s tallest mountain, […]
Below is chilling cellphone footage from a person who claimed on reddit.com to have taken it while fleeing the California “hellfires” sweeping through the northern part of the state. You’ve got to see it to believe it.
Hildale, Utah, the notorious home base for polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs, has been hit by a fatal flash flood. A wall of water swept away two vehicles carrying women and children in the Utah-Arizona border town Monday, killing at least eight people and leaving five others missing in the community, authorities said. The flood “obviously […]
Star Trek actor and liberal activist George Takei posted a list on “Companies You Should Avoid if You Support Gay Rights” on Facebook, and the post backfired on him – big time! See how people responded below.
More than 1,000 years before Starbucks had a store in every town, caffeine was still an international market mover. Ancient civilizations used to trade holly and cacao-based chocolate beverages between what is now modern-day Mexico, the Southwest, and the South, according to a new study. Led by University of New Mexico anthropology professor Patricia Crown, […]
Horrible. Chilling. Monstrous. Those are the words that come to mind when one pictures the La Plata, Maryland woman who was found pushing her dead son in a playground swing earlier this year. Monday, she was indicted and charged with manslaughter and child abuse, authorities announced. The Charles County State’s Attorney’s Office announced that Romechia […]