A new study has revealed that babies who are exposed to marijuana while in the womb experience better eyesight by the time they turn four. The study was conducted by researchers of University of Waterloo, Auckland and Brown University, US, who compared a group of tiny tots exposed to marijuana with ... Read More »
A new study has revealed that babies who are exposed to marijuana while in the womb experience bette...
A GLAMOROUS Russian politician and her husband died semi-unclad in the back of their 4×4 when h...
This 54-year-old man who hails from Effurun, Delta State, Michael Bisa, has been arrested for sellin...
In an effort to disrespect and mock the Islamic State, members of the 4chan and Reddit have been edi...
A newborn was rescued after being buried alive under the asphalt of a walkway and bike path in Compt...
A GLAMOROUS Russian politician and her husband died semi-unclad in the back of their 4×4 when he set off a bomb in a jealous rage, police said. Oksana Bobrovskaya, 30, a member of Vladimir Putin’s United Russia Party, was killed alongside hubby Nikita Bobrovsky. The couple are said to have been ... Read More »
This 54-year-old man who hails from Effurun, Delta State, Michael Bisa, has been arrested for selling fake phones to customers in the Oshodi area of the state. According to the police, Bisa allegedly swindled members of the public by disguising as a mobile phone seller in the area, selling bars of ... Read More »
In an effort to disrespect and mock the Islamic State, members of the 4chan and Reddit have been editing recruitment photos to recast the terrorist group as a gang of rogue rubber ducks armed with toilet brushes. The effort, informally referred to “Allahu Quackbar,” has 4chan “fighting terrorism with memes,” ... Read More »
A newborn was rescued after being buried alive under the asphalt of a walkway and bike path in Compton, Calif., police said. The crying of the baby was heard by two women walking along the path late Friday afternoon. One of the women, Evangelina McCrary heard the baby first. Her sister, ... Read More »
Australian swimmer Cate Campbell set a world record for the 100 metres freestyle on Saturday – but still finished last in the race. A specialist sprinter, Campbell broke the 100m record during the final of the 200m freestyle at her national short course championship. She set off at full speed and ... Read More »
Meet a Filipino architect and scientist who invented a revolutionary lamp that runs on a glass of saltwater instead of batteries. Her vision in creating the SALt (Sustainable Alternative Lighting) lamp was to “light up the rest of the Philippines sustainably,” by finding an environment-friendly alternative light source suitable for people in ... Read More »
Seventeen long years after witnessing the brutal murder of her husband Li Guiying’s struggles have finally borne fruit – she has managed to track down four of his five killer and provided enough evidence to have them locked up. 58-year-old Li doesn’t plan on stopping until she finds the last killer ... Read More »
A piece of a rocket, believed to be from the SpaceX Falcon 9 that exploded on takeoff from Florida in June, was found near Britain Friday. UPI reports: The barnacle-encrusted metal section of the rocket, about 32 feet by 13 feet, was hauled onto a boat whose crew discovered it ... Read More »
Many people like to flash their cash in different ways – for instance, gold and diamond mouth grills. But to celebrate his recent jackpot win, Justin decided to take it to another level. Justin Reiter from Alberta, Canada, died of medical complications after attempting to gold plate his own private ... Read More »
A footballer in Spain has been hit with a one-year ban after trying to hit an assistant referee with his man-hood during a game. A few weeks ago, we brought you the story of the Celtic de Pulianas player who sprinted onto the pitch during CD Abes vs Gabia CF and attempted to assault ... Read More »
Tanzanian officials will not be allowed to send out the usual government printed Christmas and New Year cards this year as part of belt-tightening measures by the new president. John Magufuli has implemented a series of austerity steps since being sworn in on Nov. 5, including cancelling independence day festivities and ... Read More »
A 78-year-old woman decided to spend her final hours last month — to her very last breath — in the now-shuttered New Jersey luncheonette she spent more than three decades running. The lights dimmed on Chubby’s Luncheonette three years ago, but it was so special to former owner Carol “Chubby” Montello ... Read More »
42 year-old Leroy Gunter who had been camping outside Best Buy 7 days before Black Friday, was killed by a stampede of shoppers who were waiting in line behind him. Leroy Gunter started camping outside Best Buy on November 21st and was interviewed by local media when interviewed he showed ... Read More »
Not all beauty contests come complete with armed guards, watch towers and barbed wire fences. But then your average pageant doesn’t take place in one of the toughest’s women’s prisons in the world. According to Scoop, the annual Miss Criminal 2015 beauty pageant was held at the Talavera Bruce women’s prison ... Read More »
Russian Tax Collectors To Be Given Money-Scented Soap To Make Them More Enthusiastic About Collecting Taxes
In a bid to make Russian tax collectors more interested in their jobs, a local government has come up with a rather bizarre scheme – providing them with money-scented soap! The idea is that the special odor will stimulate and inspire tax collectors to love and enjoy collecting money. The idea is the ... Read More »
Darshan Karwat, a post-doctorate at the University of Michigan, is making headlines for having maintained an incredibly frugal and sustainable lifestyle during his student years. The man gave up fast food, new clothes, and even toilet paper, until he got to a point where his trash for an entire year ... Read More »
It doesn’t look like much from the outside, but this cylindrical structure is an architectural marvel. It actually used to be an old grain silo from the 1950s, but it’s been transformed a cozy, well-equipped one-bedroom by architect Christoph Kaiser. He now lives in the silo-house – located in Phoenix, ... Read More »
A 23-year-old Indiana man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to breaking into a medical museum and stealing preserved human brains and other tissue that he then sold online, authorities said. David Charles, of Indianapolis, pleaded guilty to six charges including receiving stolen property, and burglary in a Marion County court where Magistrate ... Read More »
A technology company says it’s working on a project which would allow a human’s consciousness to be transferred to an artificial body after their death. In what sounds like a plot from a science fiction blockbuster, tech company Humai are working on human resurrection through artificial intelligence. They’re hopeful that ... Read More »