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Inside an Alleged Abusive Emo ‘Sex Cult’: ‘None of These Poor Girls Could Say No’

Multiple women claim that musician William Control is the leader of a violent ‘sex cult,’ branding women with his initials and forcing them to obey …

Fort Lauderdale

Ewan McGregor Will Star In The Adaptation Of Stephen King’s ‘The Shining’ Sequel, ‘Doctor Sleep’

Stephen King continues to be a favorite well for film and television to draw from, and now we’re going to see his sequel to <i>The Shining</i> finally make to the big screen. <i>Doctor Sleep</i> is coming from Warner Bros. and Ewan McGregor is set to play the adult Danny Torrance. Given that this is Warner Bros. …

Stephen King

Wildfires Blaze Across Parts Of Southwest

Wildfires continue to scorch swaths of Colorado early Thursday while new blazes have destroyed homes in Utah and burned through Wyoming, at a time when Western states are experiencing acute drought.<p>The Colorado blaze, known as the 416 Fire, began on June 1 near the city of Durango, which is near …

Weather

NASA rover knocked out as gigantic dust storm envelops Mars

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm that is enveloping the red planet and blotting out the sun.<p>Officials said Wednesday they're hopeful the rover will survive the storm, which already covers one-quarter of …

Dust Storms

Brazil: Bodies found at the foot of Rio's Sugar Loaf mountain

<b>Rescue teams in Brazil have retrieved the bodies of six people from coastal rocks at the foot of Rio de Janeiro's famous Sugar Loaf mountain.</b><p>Police believe the bodies are of criminals who took part in shootouts that brought panic to residents on Friday and Saturday.<p>The incidents took place in the …

Brazil

German zoo escape: Lions, tigers and jaguar recaptured in Lünebach

<b>Two lions, two tigers and a jaguar that escaped their enclosures at a zoo in western Germany have been recaptured.</b><p>The animals were found inside the zoo compound in Lünebach after a search involving a drone, officials told German media. Local residents had earlier been told to stay indoors.<p>A bear …

Wildlife

Kilauea eruption that destroyed homes also putting hurt on tourism

The eruption of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano that has destroyed dozens of homes on the Big Island and forced thousands to flee is also resulting in the loss of an estimated millions of dollars in tourism revenue.<p>"We're seeing that [hotel] booking pace for June, July and August has slowed down almost 50 …

Geology

This Is the Secret to Making Perfect Hushpuppies

Hushpuppies are two-bite nuggets of piping hot, deep-fried cornbread. They are beloved in the South. Most (if not all) plates served at a Southern …

Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>1 MONDAY: Balsamic Steak Salad …

Cooking

Moses Farrow defends Woody Allen, says mother Mia Farrow was abusive

An adopted son of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow has published a searing blog post in which he defends his father against sexual assault allegations and claims his mother was physically abusive.<p>Moses Farrow's 4,650-word post, published on Wednesday, details the "fatal dysfunction" inside his childhood …

Woody Allen

Measles makes alarming return to Europe and the Americas

Measles epidemics have surged in the past year, according to a new report from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and one …

How to survive a snake bite

Most snakes will only attack you if you get in their way, but snakes can bite you and their venom can be deadly. We spoke with Frank T. Burbrink, Associate Curator in the Department of Herpetology at the American Museum of Natural History and Coyote Peterson, host of the Brave Wilderness channel on …

Zoology

Say Goodbye to the Furry White Animals You Love, Say Climate Scientists

There's a strong chance they won't be around for long.<p>This April marked the 400th consecutive month that Earth has had above-average temperatures. …

Climate Change

These were the unlikely survivors after dinosaurs went extinct

<b>(CNN) —</b> When an asteroid hit the Earth 66 million years ago, it unleashed a violent force millions of times more massive than an atomic bomb. Known as the Cretaceous-Paleogene fifth mass extinction event, it wiped out three-quarters of all plant and animal life on Earth -- including the dinosaurs.<p>A …

Paleontology

Astronomers Just Zoomed Stunningly Close to The Event Horizon of Our Galaxy's Black Hole

Wowowowow.<p>Telescopes around the world have joined forces to try to provide us with our first photograph of a black hole. That's still a few months …

Black Holes

‘The Ranch’ Season 3 Gets Premiere Date; Includes Danny Masterson’s Final Episodes

Netflix has revealed the premiere date for the first half of Season 3 of <i>The Ranch</i>, which includes the final episodes with Danny Masterson. The first …

Hollywood

Congo Ebola vaccination campaign begins with health workers

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo began an Ebola vaccination campaign Monday in a northwest provincial capital in a major effort to stem an outbreak that already has spread from rural towns into a city of more than 1 million people.<p>The vaccination drive started a day after the health ministry announced …

Disease

In North Korea nuke site closure, spectacle trumps substance

TOKYO (AP) — Foreign journalists will be allowed to journey deep into the mountains of North Korea this week to observe the closing of the country's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in a much-touted display of goodwill before leader Kim Jong Un's planned summit with President Donald Trump next …

North Korea

Cyclists tried to scare cougar off before it attacked, killing 1

A man killed by a mountain lion in Washington state and his friend who escaped did everything they were supposed to do in an attack, according to authorities.<p>The men were mountain biking in remote woods east of Seattle when the cougar started tailing them. The duo got off their bikes, made noise …

Wildlife

Here's Everything You Can Watch With Your Amazon Prime Membership in June

Plus, Dawson’s Creek is available on Prime Video now<p>Before we get to your Amazon Prime June updates, the streaming service has a special surprise for …

How Gross Is it to Wear Your Shoes in the House?

The final word on whether dragging in all that bacteria on your shoes will actually make you sick.<p>You’ve always been a bit of a germaphobe. Your hermetically sealed home is a wonderland of disinfectants, antibacterial soaps, and air purifiers. Say you invite a couple other friends over for a book …

Former CIA Officer Charged With Spying For China

An ex-CIA officer arrested in January at New York's John F. Kennedy airport has been charged with conspiracy to commit espionage on behalf of China years after FBI agents turned up notebooks containing classified information in a search of his hotel room.<p>Jerry Chun Shing Lee, 53, a naturalized U.S. …

Hong Kong

Belgium Gasses 20,000 Chicks Stuck in an Overheated Cargo Container

Twenty-thousand chicks were euthanized in Belgium on Sunday after suffocating in an overheated shipping container stuck on the tarmac at Brussels …

To Save Tesla From Catastrophe, Elon Musk Should Be Removed Immediately as CEO

Institutional Tesla investors, now is your time to unite.<p>The way I calculate it, I have been on more than 2,000 earnings calls in more than 14 years …

Iran nuclear deal: France's Emmanuel Macron pushes for talks

<b>French President Emmanuel Macron has spoken to his Iranian counterpart to urge him to enter nuclear talks.</b><p>In the phone call, President Hassan Rouhani said the existing seven-nation deal is non-negotiable.<p>Earlier, France, the UK and Germany agreed that pursuing the current nuclear deal with Iran was …

South Asia

Germany and France to deliver eurozone reform plan by June

Germany's finance minister has said he is optimistic that a road map to reform the single currency bloc will be delivered before the summer. France …

5 Surprising Benefits of Water Chestnuts (Plus How to Use Them)

Despite being called chestnuts, water chestnuts are not nuts at all. They are aquatic tuber vegetables that grow in marshes, ponds, paddy fields and …

Prince’s Overdose Death Results in No Criminal Charges

No one will be criminally charged in the 2016 death of Prince by accidental fentanyl overdose, law enforcement authorities in Minnesota announced on Thursday, saying that they could not determine who had provided the powerful drug that killed him.<p>The musician had been struggling with a dependence …

Medicine

Beaten, tortured, sexually abused: An American ISIS widow looks for a way home

<b>Northern Syria (CNN) —</b> For Samantha Sally, a vacation was all it took to flip her quiet middle-American world of muscle cars, cotton candy and an Indiana packing company, into the horror of the ritual beatings, serial rape, torture and propaganda videos of ISIS's so-called Caliphate.<p>A holiday is …

Cotton Candy

Life on Venus? Why it's not an absurd thought

STANFORD, Calif. — Venus shouldn't be dismissed as a possible abode for life, some scientists stress.<p>Sure, the planet's surface is famously inhospitable today — bone-dry and hot enough to melt lead, with an atmospheric pressure 90 times greater than that of Earth at sea level. To feel that same …