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Shady secrets Wal-Mart doesn't want you to know

Getty Images<p>With Wal-Mart providing their customers with more than just the essentials at insanely low prices, it's no surprise that so many have …

Apple vows to resist FBI demand to crack iPhone linked to San Bernardino attacks

Tech giant Apple and the FBI appeared headed for a deepening confrontation Wednesday after the company’s chief pledged to fight federal demands to help mine data from an iPhone used by one of the shooters in December’s terrorist attacks in San Bernardino.<p>The clash reflects wider debates in the …

Privacy

150,000 penguins perish after giant iceberg traps colony

<b>(CNN) —</b> About 150,000 penguins have died since being stranded by a vast iceberg that became lodged off the coast of Antarctica six years ago, according to the journal Antarctic Science.<p>Combined with expanding ice, the B09B iceberg, which at 1,120 square miles is almost the size of Rhode Island, has …

Climate Change

Georgia Mother Gets 190 Years in Prison For Locking Child in Chicken Coop

A Georgia mother who locked her adopted daughter in a chicken coop for weeks has been sentenced to 190 years in prison.<p>Diana Franklin showed no …

Did this movie predict Trump's rise?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump certainly isn't the first media personality to have political ambitions -- lest we forget, Ronald Reagan was initially a film star. But thanks to his bombast and apparent megalomania, Trump is certainly the first such personality to eerily echo Larry "Lonesome" Rhodes, the …

Donald Trump

Is Anonymous' war on ISIS doing more harm than good?

Chasing terrorists off Twitter could make it harder to track them<p>Just days after the attacks in Paris, ISIS became the target of one of the world's biggest vigilante anti-terrorism campaigns. In a widely distributed video, a figure wearing a Guy Fawkes mask publicly declared war on ISIS, promising …

Trump likens Carson's 'pathology' to that of a child molester

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump said Thursday that Ben Carson's self-described "pathological temper" is incurable -- adding that it's like the sickness of a "child molester."<p>"It's in the book that he's got a pathological temper," Trump told "Erin Burnett OutFront," speaking about Carson's autobiography. …

Donald Trump

18 Adorable "She Sheds" To Inspire Your Own Garden Escape

Taking a vacation is literally as easy as a trip to the backyard.<p>He got his man cave, now this is all you. From cozy cottages to coastal retreats, these she sheds prove that you don't need a lot of space to have a seriously awesome backyard escape. No boys allowed.

Wall Art

9 Dramatic Ideas for Floral Fall Centerpieces

Whether you're planning a big wedding or a small dinner party, these statement-makers won't disappoint.<p>Whether you're planning a big wedding or a small dinner party, these statement-makers won't disappoint.

Murder victim's body mistaken for Halloween decoration

The body of an Ohio woman who police say died while desperately trying to flee her suspected killer was found hanging from a fence — a sight …

Chicken restaurant has a chicken working its Twitter account

An Australian fast food chicken company has a fowl running its Twitter account.<p>Betty the chicken has taken control of the Chicken Treat’s Twitter account for the last week.<p>Betty forms the tweets, mostly nonsensical words and characters, as she pecks at or walks over the keyboard.<p>The company will …

Hollow Earth Hypothesis - Subterranean Civilizations - Agartha

Cyrus Teed, an eccentric doctor from upstate New York, proposed such a concave hollow Earth in 1869, calling his scheme "Cellular Cosmogony". Teed …

New York State

Flamethrowers, given up by military, are now being sold to the public

Flamethrowers were gruesome weapons of war and so controversial that the U.S. military stopped using them after Vietnam.<p>But as crazy as it may sound, they are available for sale to the public.<p>A Cleveland startup called Throwflame is selling flamethrowers for $1,599 that can shoot fire for 50 feet. …

Guns

American hunter defends killing giraffe: They are 'very dangerous animals'

An American hunter who shot and killed a range of animals in South Africa's Kruger National Park last week and then shared her "kill shots" on …

This House Looks Plain, But Wait Till You See The Interior

Do you ever look around your house and wonder, "how and when did I collect all this junk?" After seeing this home, we here at SF Globe are definitely …

Living Rooms

11 Extinct Animals We've Lost in Our Lifetime

Check out some of the beautiful creatures we've lost recently in just the last 40 years.<p>Check out some of the beautiful creatures we've lost recently, in just the last 40 years. And see what you can do to prevent more extinctions.

4 Reasons Why Exes Almost Always Come Back

We’ve all been there. We’ve all had relationships that felt great, that met our needs at the time, that made us feel fulfilled and happy, but also …

10 Online Scams You Need to Be Aware of—and How to Avoid Them

Swindlers may be following your every tweet and post, looking for a chance to fleece you. Here’s how to confound 10 major online cons.<p><b>How it works:</b> …

Home

11 Quick Ways to Instantly Make Over Any Room

Making your design portfolio stand out in 2015

You know what sets a design portfolio apart these days? It’s not a designer’s experience, beautiful visuals or the number of clients. It’s the way you communicate those things.<p>Your portfolio should first demonstrate how you get things done rather than showcase a bunch of visuals out of context. It …

10 Fascinating Things You Didn't Know About Roses

Technically, they don't have thorns.<p>These blooming beauties are way more interesting (and much older) than you think.

The internet tried to give a homeless man $5,000 but he refused and asked for a job instead

Last month, a homeless man in Victoria, Canada, found $2,400 in cash and promptly turned it in to the police.<p>Constable Alex Bérubé issued a press release looking for the owner of the money, and web site Victoria Buzz posted it. The police said that if its rightful owner could not be found, the …

11 Times Painted Floors Were Totally Worth the Risk

A pop of color or pattern adds a welcome (if not daring) surprise underfoot.<p>A pop of color or pattern adds a welcome (if not daring) surprise underfoot.