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Man boiled to death in Yellowstone hot spring attempting to ‘hot pot’ | Adventure Sports Network

The grisly details of the death of an Oregon man who accidentally fell into a Yellowstone National Park hot spring have emerged following a Freedom …

National Parks

Sony’s voice assistant earbuds will be released in the US on December 13th

Sony’s launching its voice assistant earbuds in time for the holidays. The company announced its Xperia Ear wireless earbuds earlier this year with the intention of releasing them over the summer. That date got pushed back to November, and now, finally, the company says they’ll be out on December …

Earbuds

New study confirms that doggos are the secret to happiness

Feeling down? According to a new study completed released by <b>BarkBox</b>, all you may need to do is get yourselves a puppy.<p>If you’ve ever been a dog …

Joey from Friends becomes first TV character to be 'virtually immortalized'

University of Leeds researchers analyzed the body language, facial expressions and voice of sitcom character to create a digital avatar and, eventually, a chatbot<p>Since the final episode of hit sitcom Friends first aired in 2004, many fans have clung to the hope of a reunion. Earlier this year, the …

Computer Science
Chelsea Manning

Facebook co-founder jumps into politics for first time — with $20 million to help Hillary Clinton and Democrats

Dustin Moskovitz, a co-founder of Facebook, and his wife, Cari Tuna, announced Thursday night that they were making their first foray into political giving with a massive investment: $20 million to back presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and other Democratic candidates.<p>In a post on Medium, the …

Government
Planned Parenthood

There Are Now Multiple Clowns Trying To Lure Children Into South Carolina’s Woods

Over the last few days, Greenburg and Spartanburg, South Carolina law enforcement have received multiple reports of a clown attempting to lure children into the woods with money. In a horrifying turn, recent reports have surfaced claiming that the clown has turned into clowns (plural), with …

We have a disturbing update about that South Carolina clown creeping in the woods

We have a disturbing update about that South Carolina clown creeping in the woods<p>When did clowns go from being fun, goofy, innocent entertainment to …

Horror

South Carolina Police Chief Vows to Arrest Anyone Who Dresses Like a Clown

During a news conference Thursday which addressed at least four recent reports of clown sightings around Greenville, South Carolina, Police Chief Ken …

Turkish tank hit near Syria's Jarablus, three soldiers wounded: military | Reuters

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Three Turkish soldiers were wounded on Tuesday after their tank came under fire west of the Syrian border town of Jarablus, where Syrian rebels backed by Turkish forces drove out Islamic State militants last week.<p>Operations against militants in the area were continuing, the …

Middle East

Brock Turner to be released from jail after serving half of six-month sentence in Stanford sexual assault case

Former Stanford University student Brock Turner, who was convicted of sexually assaulting a woman and sentenced to six months in jail — a penalty criticized for its leniency — is scheduled to be released from jail Friday, according to public records.<p>If released this week from the Santa Clara County …

Extremism

A firsthand account of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine

<i>The railway bridge on Ukrainian held territory, blown up by the separatists, blocking the highway from Donetsk to Slovyansk. 60 % of the railways and</i> …

Russia

Kitten Abandoned in Box All Alone, Finds Her Way into 20 People's Hearts

An orphaned kitten was found in a box, desperately looking for a mother's love. The kind woman, who rescued her, took the kitten to work to bottle …

Report: North Korea executes 2 officials with anti-aircraft gun

North Korea has publicly executed two senior officials for apparently disobeying the country’s leader Kim Jong Un, according to a media report Tuesday.<p>South Korean newspaper the <i>JoongAng Ilbo</i> said that Hwang Min, a former agricultural minister, and Ri Yong-jin, who had a senior role in the education …

South Korea

From Puttin' On the Ritz to Pure Imagination: Gene Wilder's 10 finest, funniest screen moments

1. Young Frankenstein – It’s FronkenSTEEN<p>Young Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) has dedicated his life to escaping the shadow of his notorious mad-scientist grandfather, changing the pronunciation of his own name to move away from the family heritage. When he inherits the family estate in …

Comedians