Mexican Cartel Kills Activist Mom Searching for Daughter’s Remains Among Mass Graves

Cartel gunmen have murdered a woman who led the search for her daughter’s remains and other victims in northern Mexico. The gunmen killed her on the day Mexico celebrates Mother’s Day. Mexican authorities have confirmed the murder of Miriam Elizabeth Rodriguez Martinez, on the night of May 10 in the city of San Fernando, Tamaulipas.Continue reading “Mexican Cartel Kills Activist Mom Searching for Daughter’s Remains Among Mass Graves”

What’s Behind the Fidget Spinner Fad?

When I asked a colleague if he knew about fidget spinners, he responded: “I’d never heard of them until last week, when my daughter told me she had to have one.” Many parents must be having that conversation with their elementary school-age kids; as of this writing, fidget spinners held the top 16 spots inContinue reading “What’s Behind the Fidget Spinner Fad?”

How Many US High Schoolers Binge Drink?

Teen drinking has dropped in recent decades, but still about one-third of U.S. high schoolers say they drink alcohol, and one in six say they binge drink, according to a new report. The study, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, analyzed information from a yearly survey of high school students, conducted from 1991Continue reading “How Many US High Schoolers Binge Drink?”

3 Myths about Online Casinos Debunked by Science

  http://interestingthings.info/sponsored/3-myths-online-casinos-debunked-science.html 3 Myths about Online Casinos Debunked by Science – http://interestingthings.info/wp-content/themes/pinboard/scripts/html5.js People have been playing casino games for centuries. More recently, the same games have become available for the masses over the internet, too – and this has prompted a series of individuals and groups to speak against them. These people use arguments likeContinue reading “3 Myths about Online Casinos Debunked by Science”

Anxiety mounts as Italy moves to get more migrants out

© AFP / by Olivier BAUBE | About 60 percent of the thousands of migrants arriving in Italy each week have their asylum requests denied ROME (AFP) – Behind the high fences of the repatriation centre at Ponte Galeria, just down the road from Rome’s Fiumicino airport, dozens of women sit outside, waiting for word on whetherContinue reading “Anxiety mounts as Italy moves to get more migrants out”

Man jailed for life after pouring paint down his girlfriend’s throat and burning her alive

Man jailed for life after pouring paint down his girlfriend’s throat and burning her alive  

Teenager posts video of herself putting guinea pig in a microwave

Vitoria Muller apparently put a guinea pig in a microwave (Picture: CEN) A teenager has caused outrage after she apparently microwaved her pet guinea pig alive. Identified as Vitoria Muller, 16, from Brazil, she allegedly put the guinea pig into the microwave after being told to do so by some friends. The footage is distressing, butContinue reading “Teenager posts video of herself putting guinea pig in a microwave”

VIDEO: LAPD Shoots from Helicopter, Kills Armed Home Invasion Suspect

ideo has emerged of Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Swat officers shooting from a helicopter and killing an armed home invasion suspect in Sunland on Monday. According to the Los Angeles Times, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said a woman alleged that she woke up to an intruder in her home. She fled out of aContinue reading “VIDEO: LAPD Shoots from Helicopter, Kills Armed Home Invasion Suspect”

ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap: No ‘Evidence’ Kaepernick Has Been ‘Blackballed’ by the NFL

Thursday, ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap weighed in on quarterback Colin Kaepernick remaining unsigned as the NFL’s 2017 preseason minicamps approach. “First Take” host Molly Qerim asked Schaap if the free agent quarterback is being “blackballed” by NFL owners and that is why he continues to be without a team, but Schaap said he has not seen any evidenceContinue reading “ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap: No ‘Evidence’ Kaepernick Has Been ‘Blackballed’ by the NFL”

Trump Fires Back at ‘No-Talent’ Stephen Colbert: ‘His Show Was Dying’ Before He Started Attacking Me

President Donald Trump fired back at Stephen Colbert in an interview this week following the Late Show host’s profanity-filled attacks on him during a segment on his show this month. In an interview with Time magazine published Thursday, the commander-in-chief took on Colbert, who told a series of crude jokes about Trump during last week’s Monday broadcast that culminated in the host calling Trump’sContinue reading “Trump Fires Back at ‘No-Talent’ Stephen Colbert: ‘His Show Was Dying’ Before He Started Attacking Me”

Comey firing could spur new review of Clinton case, immunity deals, ex-agent says

President Trump’s decision to fire James Comey touched off widespread speculation in Washington over what will happen to the FBI’s Russia meddling probe – but the prospect of new leadership at the bureau also could hold implications for the ‘closed’ Hillary Clinton email case. Brian Weidner, a veteran former FBI agent, suggested both the caseContinue reading “Comey firing could spur new review of Clinton case, immunity deals, ex-agent says”

Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane, Teammates Stinkin’ Mad Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane … Teammates Stinkin’ Mad

TECHNICAL FOUL It was stank on a plane for the Toronto Raptors … when 7-foot center Jonas Valanciunas blew a fart on the team jet and nearly killed all of his teammates. P.J. Tucker captured the aftermath (asstermath) on video — showing stars like Demar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry and others struggling to breathe. But the funniestContinue reading “Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane, Teammates Stinkin’ Mad Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane … Teammates Stinkin’ Mad”