Michelle Tucker

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ICE immigration arrests spike in first months of Trump presidency: report

Immigration arrests have spiked in the first months of President Trump’s administration, according to a new report.<p>The Washington Post reported …

Burger King just hijacked your Google Home speaker

Brace yourselves, everyone. Advertisers figured out how to manipulate your voice-activated assistants.<p>Burger King just showed us in 15 seconds how voice-activated speakers can be used for ill. In a new ad, an actor dressed like a Burger King employee holds up a Whopper and explains that he can’t …

Samsung Galaxy S8 first to get rip-roaring wireless speeds

If you think the Galaxy S8 is fast now, give it a few months.<p>The headline change in Samsung's flagship phone, introduced this week in New York, is the massive display the company was able to cram into the device, thanks in part to the removal of the home button and much of the edges around the …

Jennifer Lawrence And Chris Pratt's "Passengers" Blooper Reel Is Pure Delight

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This gorgeous video about the Hubble Space Telescope puts our existence into perspective

‘We’re smaller than we can readily comprehend’<p>In 1995, astronomers pointed the Hubble Space Telescope toward a seemingly empty region of space to see what was there. What they found was astounding: almost 3,000 objects, too faint to see with the naked eye. In a short animated video from Vimeo user …

Hero mom was low-key nursing on TV when her baby blew her cover

Appearing on TV is nerve-wracking enough, but would you be willing to try breastfeeding while you were on the air? One brave mom gave it a try, and …

11 Gorgeous Walled Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

For many centuries, towns and cities built walls around their perimeters to defend their citizens. Today such fortifications are not necessary, but …

European Travel

9 Beautiful Things Around The World That Most People Don’t Know You Can’t See Any More

We've all come across those lists on Facebook. You know the ones. The bucket lists that you need to visit before you can't, or before they will cease …

Everything you need to know about the legal showdown over Trump's travel ban

America is awaiting a ruling on whether a judge’s temporary suspension of Trump’s ban will stand. So how did we get to this point, and what comes next?<p>Donald Trump’s executive order suspending refugee admissions and banning travel to the US from seven Muslim-majority countries has produced a …

Avalanche comes through man's front door

Steven Siig from North Lake Tahoe, California, photographs snow piled up inside his house after controlled avalanche nearby<p>A northern California man photographed snow from an avalanche bursting through his front door as the state continued to battle storms.<p>Steven Siig from Alpine Meadows, North …

51 Unique Christmas Traditions From Every State In America

America's 50 states (plus D.C.!) have given rise to 51 different ways to celebrate.<p>America's 50 states (plus D.C.!) have given rise to 51 different ways to celebrate the season.

Christmas Eve

Sex Offender Sues Rabbi for Tweets Alerting Families in Israel

Israel has no national sex-offender registry, so Rabbi Horowitz thought he was helping by tweeting to families about a convicted sex offender in …

A Glitch Caused Donald Trump's Site to Say Whatever The Internet Wanted It to Say

Until recently, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s official campaign website featured an amusing glitch that allowed Internet users to …

People Hacked Trump's Official Website & Made It Pro-Hillary

On the most important day of his campaign, Donald Trump's official website took a surprising turn. People realized that by changing the URL to a …

Hurricane Matthew: Satellite images show ‘monstrous’ storm bound for US (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Hurricane Matthew is continuing to roar its way along the Caribbean coast towards the US with satellite photos revealing just how intimidating the …

Archer creator says the FX comedy will end after season 10

Goodbye to the Danger Zone?<p>Back in June, FX ordered three more seasons of <i>Archer</i>, the animated spy comedy, but according to the show’s creator, Adam …

Apple’s spaceship campus lights up in new drone video

If you thought Apple’s new spaceship campus looks impressive during the day, just wait until you see it at night.<p>Apple’s stunning new HQ looks like it’s glowing in the latest drone videos that show construction is nearing completion. Landscaping is now underway on the campus with new trees popping …

Tim Cook

Samsung ​Galaxy Note 2 phone emits sparks and smoke during flight in India

Passengers on IndiGo flight spotted smoke coming from the overhead luggage compartment but there was no damage to the plane and the flight landed safely<p>A Samsung Galaxy Note 2 smartphone started smoking during a commercial flight in India on Friday, India’s aviation regulator said.<p>Passengers on …

Russian toddler survives three days lost in Siberian wilderness

A toddler has been rescued after three days alone in a forest that is home to bears and wolves in southern Siberia.<p>Three-year-old Tserin Dopchut sparked a huge land and air search when he wandered into the woodland on Sunday 18 September, the Siberian Times reported.<p>The extraordinary survival of …

The Art and Science of Airline "Sky Highways" Explained in 6 Minutes

The peculiar way planes fly over the North Atlantic every night.<p>Every night, a flock of airliners departs the United States Eastern Seaboard. Thanks to the time zone change and the air currents, they'll arrive in cities across Europe the next morning. But while you might have taken a redeye over …

South Park Parodies Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest

Following Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand during the singing of the national anthem, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback will be the subject of</i> …

Mark Zuckerberg accused of abusing power after Facebook deletes 'napalm girl' post

Norway’s largest newspaper published a front-page letter to the Facebook CEO lambasting the company’s decision to censor a photograph of the Vietnam war<p>Norway’s largest newspaper has published a front-page open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, lambasting the company’s decision to censor a …

Katy Perry's 'Heart Goes Out' to the Guy Who Got Catfished By a Perry Imitator

It’s one thing to get hoodwinked — “catfished,” in contemporary parlance — into going on a date based on how someone presents themselves online. It’s …

Don't miss the Perseid meteor shower 'outburst' this week. Here are good places to watch

Sky-gazers, take note: The Perseid meteor showers will be bigger than ever this year as the Earth passes through the tail of Comet Swift-Tuttle and its debris turns into fireballs in the sky. Space.com reports that it's an "outburst" year for the annual light show that happens every August.<p>"This …

Los Angeles

This Awesome Video Shows The Scale of The Universe in The Best Way Possible

I mean, we knew the Universe was big, but...<p>We get it. The Universe is epic, vast, and unknowable, and Earth is tiny. There are black holes billions …

We Finally Know Why Women Have Orgasms, Thanks To Science

In case you didn't know, we have sex to procreate. That’s kind of the only reason why we have those innate urges to take off our clothes and touch …

Rabbits

Oil might be the reason dinosaurs are extinct

Japanese researchers at Tohuku University and the Meteorological Research Institute authored a recent study in the research journal Scientific Reports suggesting that a meteor impact 66 million years ago on an oil rich region of Yucatan Peninsula led to the death of the dinosaurs. When the asteroid …

Ice Age