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Kissing Bug Disease Far Deadlier Than Originally Thought

It was once believed that the Kissing Bug was a harmless insect, but new studies show that it can pack a deadly punch. The kissing bug gets its name for biting the faces and lips of people while sleeping. It turns out these kisses can be fatal. After they pierce the skin, the bug excretes […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

WanaWiki Tool Can Combat WannaCry Virus

If your Windows 7 or XP PC was infected with WannaCry ransomware, there’s a bit of a silver lining. French researchers have developed wanawiki, a software utility that can possibly unlock your computer. According to CloudVolumes and Comae founder Matt Suiche, the wanawiki tool finds the prime numbers the ransomware uses to come up with […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

3 Mississippi Teens Face Capital Murder Charge In Death Of 6-Year-Old Kindergartener

A six-year-old Mississippi boy was brutally murdered in a car theft incident, which led to a statewide Amber Alert being issued. The three teens allegedly responsible for the crime are now facing capital murder charges. According to Mississippi State Police, D’Allen Tyreek Washington, 17, Dwan Diondro Wakefield, 17, and Byron McBride, 19, allegedly stole the […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

North Korea Launches Yet Another Missile, Defying UN Sanctions

According to the Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff in South Korea, North Korea launched yet another rocket Sunday afternoon. Last week, North Korea tested a new type of missile, which the state claimed could hold a large nuclear warhead in it. On Monday, the UN Security Council demanded, once more, that Pyongyang avoids any […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Study Finds That Menstrual Synchrony Not A Real Thing

A recent study found that it’s a myth that women who live and/or work together end up with periods that sync with one another. In 1971, the idea of menstrual synchrony was developed by Harvard scientist Martha McClintock, after she looked at women in dormitories and the effect it had on their menstrual cycles. Since […]

April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Health,New | Read More »

Airline CEO Offers Second Apology Over Passenger Removal Incident

United Airlines’ chief executive issue a second apology related to the disturbing video of an airline passenger being forcibly removed from his airline seat to make way for one of the airline’s employees. The video was recorded on multiple cellphones. However, the apology from Chief Oscar Munoz didn’t help its stock much, dropping more than […]

April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Business,New,Travel | Read More »

Toshiba Announces Concerns On Future and Releases Long-Awaited December Earnings Report

Toshiba Corp. recently announced it had doubts that it could continue to operate, mentioning the significant losses the company is suffering from due to its U.S. nuclear subsidiary filing for bankruptcy last month. The company aired its concerns and released its December quarter earnings, which were previously delayed two times due to auditing. In the […]

April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

Illusionist Criss Angel Rushed to Hospital as Dangerous Escape Act Goes Wrong

Popular magician and illusionist Criss Angel, 49, was rushed to hospital just 10 minutes into the opening act of Friday night’s Mindfreak Live! show in Las Vegas as his death-defying escape stunt went horribly wrong. Latest update from TMZ indicates he is out of danger and is expected to perform on Saturday night as scheduled. […]

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment,New | Read More »

RI State Legislator Fired From Civilian Job Over Political Comments

Although she was allegedly warned by her employer, a Rhode Island state legislator who worked as a waitress was let go for voicing her political views while she worked her shift. Raymond Burns, the owner of Classic Café, said he told Moira Walsh, who is the Providence Democratic representative, that her constant political discussions were […]

February 4th, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

State Department Visas Numbers Much Lower Than Justice Department’s Numbers

A U.S. Justice Department lawyer informed a federal judge that more than 100,000 visas had been rescinded in compliance with the temporary travel ban of seven major Muslim countries that President Donald Trump put into place. The State said the number is much lower. Will Cocks, Bureau of Consular Affairs spokesman, said less than 60,000 […]

February 4th, 2017 | Posted in New,Travel | Read More »

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