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'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

Social Media

Kasich orders rides shut down after deadly Ohio State Fair accident

Ohio Gov. John Kasich ordered all rides at the state fair in Columbus to be shut down until thorough inspections are completed after a ride malfunction Wednesday left one man dead and at least seven people injured.<p>Two of the seven injured were in critical condition, the Ohio State Medical Center …

United Kingdom

Ohio Shooting of 8 Family Members Was a 'Pre-Planned Execution,' Attorney General Says – as Marijuana Grow Operation Found on Property

The shooting of eight people in rural Piketon, Ohio, was “a pre-planned execution,” Attorney General Mike DeWine said during a press conference …

Crime

Emergency 911 calls reveal horror of Ohio 'execution' murders as police say they are still searching for a motive

The full horror of the bloodshed that claimed eight members of one family in the Appalachian mountains is revealed in the emergency phone calls that alerted police to the tragedy.<p>Officers on Sunday said the victims had been targeted for execution in a carefully-planned operation as the …

Lesbian teen asked to prove gender, ejected from McDonald’s for using women’s toilet

A lesbian has said she was kicked out of a McDonald’s for using the women’s toilets, after being mistaken for a man.<p>16-year-old Ny Richardson was …

A Prank Call Led To These Burger King Employees Breaking The Windows At The Restaurant

Prank calls to restaurants are nothing new. Sometimes they are the harmless <i>Simpsons</i> variety pranks and other times they are pretty scary, like the type portrayed in the film <i>Compliance</i>. This particular prank ranks somewhere in between, mostly because some folks actually believed it and got …

15 Future Cars We Can't Wait to Drive

With these cars coming soon, the future looks bright.<p>It's an exciting time to be a car enthusiast. Even as the rise of self-driving cars continues, there's a deluge of driver's cars coming down the pipeline that we can't wait to get our hands on. These are the cars that keep us awake at night with …

This 5 Minute Massage You Can Do Yourself Relieves Stress And Anxiety

<i>“You can pay me in back massages. That’s my kind of currency, and you’re in arrears.”</i> – The article writer’s brother to his wife<p>Hopefully, this quote …

Übermensch

Your Freckles Actually Exist for a Scientific Reason

They're not just an adorable feature, FYI.<p>Freckled women (and men) are major trendsetters right now. Those adorable little natural spots are a trend of their own on Instagram, and some of the most famous make-up artists in the world encourage us to draw them on for a more unique, youthful look. So …

People Are Going Crazy For This $8 “Raindrop Cake” Made Of Water

When Darren Wong, the genius behind bringing Raindrop Cake to life in the US and I first met about shooting Raindrop Cake, my immediate thought was …

She wanted to be the 'fun weekend mom.' Police say it's the reason her teen is dead.

While Andrew Frye lay dying on the floor of a Super 8 motel room in Akron, Ohio, last week, a party raged around him.<p>The alleged attendees - themselves high from a mixture of heroin and fentanyl - weren't other teenagers but the 16-year-old's mother and grandmother, police say.<p>Prosecutors say the …

World’s wild tiger count rising for first time in a century

Conservation groups say the world's count of wild tigers has gone up for the first time in more than a century.<p>Experts looking at national surveys and data from the International Union for Conservation of Nature say their best estimate for the number of tigers roaming forests from Russia to Vietnam …

The US is dropping bombs quicker than it can make them

Ongoing air wars in Middle East have caused an unexpected dip in the Pentagon’s stockpile of air-to-ground munitions — and Washington has been slow to address the supply problem.<p>The Pentagon has had months to deal with it.<p>“We're expending munitions faster than we can replenish them,” USA Today …

Military

Navy officer accused of passing secrets to China faces espionage and prostitution charges

A Taiwan-born Navy officer who became a naturalized U.S. citizen faces charges of espionage, attempted espionage and prostitution in a highly secretive case in which he is accused of providing classified information to China, U.S. officials said.<p>The Navy examined the charges against Lt. Cmdr. …

Military

New test measures cancer drugs success

<b>A new scanning technique is being tested to see if it gives an early indication of how well cancer drugs are working on individual patients.</b><p>The hope is that time could be saved by matching patients with the most effective treatment for their cancer.<p>A study of the metabolic imaging technique is …

Cancer
North Africa
Brazil
San Diego

'The Revenant' tops chilly box office weekend marred by East Coast weather

As movie-goers along the East Coast continue battle snowstorms, floods and other inclement weather, cineplexes across the influential region found themselves rather empty this weekend. This left new releases including<p>Sony Pictures' "The 5th Wave," Lionsgate's "Dirty Grandpa" and STX Entertainment's …

China tourism: Crossing the new glass bridges

<b>For some in China the sky does not need to be the limit, especially when you can build a glass-bottomed suspension bridge across it.</b><p>Tourism sites in the central Henan and Hunan provinces have been constructing vertigo-inducing skywalks in a bid to attract visitors.<p>And it seems to have worked, …

China
Airports
Weather