Michigan police department auditions kittens for feline unit. The Troy police department added a cat to the ranks Friday after auditioning five felines from the Michigan Humane Society. The cat will be used for therapeutic purposes and make public appearances. A Troy officer who has two cats at home is getting...
An Indiana veteran’s obituary is going viral for its hilariously honest portrayal of the 71-year-old beer-lover who hoarded Miracle Whip and understood the true value of “The Blues Brothers.” Terry Wayne Ward “escaped this mortal realm” last Tuesday, “leaving behind 32 jars of Miracle Whip, 17 boxes of Hamburger Helper...
Teenage girls are twice as likely to show symptoms of depression linked to social media use as boys, according to new research. An extensive study by UCL researchers found that girls both spent more time on social media and were more vulnerable to its negative impacts. At 14, two-fifths of...
Dog missing for 5 days is found alive in a snowbank in Maine. When the Silver family went out to remove piles of snow from their Bryant Pond, Maine, home nearly a week ago, their family dog joined them. While the family shoveled, Sophie ambled around them. But when they...
Biting into the "hottest pepper in the world" sounds painful enough. But for one 34-year-old man, the daring feat resulted in excruciating headaches, known as "thunderclap" headaches, according to a new report of his case. Shortly after, he began having dry heaves and experiencing thunderclap headaches — brief and intensely...
Francia Raisa Said Selena Gomez Could Have Died After Her Kidney Transplant. Selena Gomez shocked everyone last summer when she shared on Instagram that she underwent a kidney transplant. Gomez's donor was her long-time best friend, Francia Raisa, who just shared Gomez could have died after the transplant. In a recent...
A woman was arrested in connection with the deaths of her three roommates Friday, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said. Officers were called to a home in the 4300 block of Del Santos Drive at 1:30 p.m. Detectives said two men and one woman were shot dead inside the residence...
Elizabeth Gilbert Posts Touching Tribute After Partner Rayya Elias Dies. Elizabeth Gilbert is mourning her partner and fellow author Rayya Elias, who died of cancer aged 57 this week. The bestselling author of Eat Pray Love shared a tribute to Elias, her friend of 15 years and partner of more than...
A gigantic asteroid which is larger than the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, will hurtle past our planet in around two weeks time. Asteroid 2002 AJ129 – which at 0.7 miles is wider than the tallest building in the U.S. (New York's One World Trade Center) stacked on top...
(Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc on Friday rejected the 11 director nominees picked by Broadcom Ltd and private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners, likely setting the stage for a bitter proxy battle between the chipmakers. Broadcom earlier this month took its first formal step to replace Qualcomm’s board with its...