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By Cristina Roskoff-Harris | Exciting Articles From Around The World

Tiger Woods, arrested on suspicion of DUI, blames prescriptions

<b>(CNN) —</b> Golfer Tiger Woods, arrested on Memorial Day in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence, said alcohol was not involved and he had "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications."<p>Woods, currently rehabbing from back surgery, provided a statement to media outlets. He said he …

Golf

Bear wanders into Walmart parking lot in Kentucky

<b>by:</b> Updated: May 29, 2017 - 6:17 AM<p><b>SOMERSET, Ky.</b> - Some late-night shoppers in Kentucky were surprised to be greeted by a black bear in the parking …

Cox Media Group

There’s an island where you can go to cuddle rescue puppies

Heaven exists, and we have found it.<p>Have a think about how your perfect day would go. Chances are it would involve lying on a beach on an island somewhere, right? How about if I were to throw some puppies in the for funsies? Yep, that’ll do nicely.<p>Well, we live in a world where dreams clearly do …

Turks and Caicos

Poachers kill baby rhino and its mother in 'brazen' raid inside a famous game reserve

A baby rhino and its mother have been killed by poachers in a "brazen" pre-dawn raid in a famous South African game reserve.<p>Four armed poachers reportedly overwhelmed two guards in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi reserve, then shot the mother rhino and her calf and took their horns.<p>A further 20 rhinos have …

Wildlife

This Year’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival: What We Know, What We Hear, and What We Fear

With rumors circulating of a ban at this year’s Yulin dog meat festival, we look at the issues a potential ban raises.<p><b>Reports have suggested that dog</b> …

Festivals

T-Mobile wants to give your phone number superpowers

Starting May 31, T-Mobile users are going to be able to use their phone numbers in an entirely new way.<p>The new feature, known as DIGITS, is rolling out to all customers, the company said Thursday. It lets you connect all the devices you own to a single phone number — meaning you'll be able to …

Phones

Pit Bull Who Was on Death Row is Now Protecting the Citizens of Washington State

Apollo is a beautiful Pit Bull who was abandoned at a shelter, where he stayed for six long months. Because he had “too much energy” he wasn’t …

Dogs

Comcast is using constumers’ personal info so they can sign anti-Net Neutrality petitions on behalf…

Comcast is using constumers’ personal info so they can sign anti-Net Neutrality petitions on behalf of you to the FCC<p>One Anon on 4chan discovered …

Internet

This Puppy Was Found Trapped in Tar – After Days of Work, You Won’t Believe What He Looks Like

A good Samaritan, Matt Frazier happened to be walking past an old tar container in Mississippi when he heard something unusual. Upon second glance, …

Good News

What Photographers Need to Know About Public Domain Images and Stock Photography

In 2006, Leah Caldwell was eating at a Chipotle near the University of Denver when a photographer took her picture. When she got up to leave, the …

Public Domain

People Reveal The Ridiculous Nicknames They Call Their Pets (And It'll Make You Giggle)

"<p>The poor animals don’t stand a chance 🙈<p>Humans are completely obsessed with giving their pets thousands of nicknames - most of which don’t make any sense.<p>(You can sit there and deny it, but you know deep down it’s true.)<p>Now, in what is sure to make you chuckle, Redditors have come together to …

Pets

Timbre is a totally free app for editing video and audio

Good audio and video editing tools are somewhat hard to come by on mobile — a sentiment shared by app developer Xeus. The dev was prompted to create the Timbre: Cut, Join, Convert mp3 app after failing to find a “decent” tool for doing the same in the Play Store. And what Xeus has come up with is …

Apps

12 free apps that help you earn money for doing almost nothing

We've all got smartphones these days, and almost everything we do on them requires using an app. Wouldn't it be cool if you could make extra money just for using them? Well, you can.<p>You're not going to get rich by downloading mobile apps, but you can use these to earn a little extra money every …

Money

Our Teeth Are Making Us Sick

The left side of Jacquelyn Garcia’s face throbbed fiercely. She had tried taking Tylenol and Excedrin for the pain, but threw them up. On a Monday morning straight after working the night shift as a custodian, she rushed to the N.Y.U. emergency dental clinic. Here a student delivered the verdict: …

Health Care

How to set up a DIY home security system

3 ways to protect your house<p>You don't have to invest in a multimillion dollar surveillance system to keep an eye on your property and possessions. In fact, you might be able to do the job with gadgets you already own, paired with free software. We've collected three types of systems you can pick …

Smart Homes

If Your Dog Doesn’t Dig Her, You Might Want to Ditch Her

They say dogs are a man’s best friend, so if a lady walks into your life and your doggo ain’t diggin’ her, you should probably take that opinion into …

Roger Moore, Who Played James Bond the Longest, Dies at 89

The Englishman also was suave as another hero, Simon Templar, in the British TV series 'The Saint.' “I would have loved to have played a real …

Entertainment

Why Isn't My Dog Allowed to Drive?

Meet Sugar. She’s a five pound, half-chihuahua-half-something else that I adopted four months ago — officially classified as “teeny,” as far as treat …

Medicine

Dwayne Johnson has announced his 2020 Presidential Campaign on SNL

Dwayne Johnson has announced his 2020 Presidential Campaign on SNL<p>Just weeks ago, Dwayne Johnson told <i>GQ</i> that he was seriously considering running for …

Big game hunter killed when shot elephant collapses on top of him

He was beaten by his own game.<p>A professional hunter was killed when an elephant that had just been shot fell on top of him, according to …

Wildlife

Trotsky explains Donald Trump to you: Our idiot president is a “substitute” who represents America’s mass ignorance and bottomless narcissism

How Trump's ludicrous rise mirrors the process that brought Stalin to power — and, mercifully, how it doesn't<p>There’s a useful concept in understanding how societies deteriorate into dictatorship that was most famously developed by Leon Trotsky, although it reaches a lot further back in history. …

Liberal POV

Dog and her owner get matching prosthetic limbs

A woman and dog have been united by their prosthetist who gave them matching limbs.<p>Maja Kazazic lost her leg in an accident while Rosie lost hers as …

Dogs

Woman Awarded $100,000 For Starbucks Coffee Burns

Joanne Mogavero suffered first- and second-degree burns after coffee spilled on her lap, her lawyers say.<p>Starbucks has been ordered to pay a Florida woman $100,000 after she suffered first- and second-degree burns from their coffee, her lawyers announced.<p>Joanne Mogavero, 43, endured permanent …

Coffee

Sometimes a dog’s growl actually means it wants to play

When interpreting dog growls, some people are surprisingly good at taking the hint, a new study shows. Scientists testing how people categorized different types of growls found that people — especially women and dog owners — could largely tell playful vocalizations from threatening ones.<p>Plenty of …

Pets

North Korea missile passes re-entry test in breakthrough for nuclear programme

The ballistic missile launched by North Korea on May 14 successfully re-entered the Earth's atmosphere, according to analysts, a significant breakthrough for Pyongyang's missile programme.<p>Defence officials in South Korea and the US have confirmed that the launch of the liquid- fuel Hwasong-12 was a …

North Korea

Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

HONOLULU (AP) — After landing in Honolulu on a flight from Los Angeles, passengers described a midair disruption involving an unruly man whose attempts to get to the front of the jetliner prompted flight attendants and passengers to subdue him. and fighter jets to escort the plane.<p>Passengers …

Aviation

Apple doesn't always expunge deleted notes older than 30 days

The iCloud Notes you delete are supposed to be permanently wiped within 30 days. Gone forever, never to be seen again. Russian security firm ElcomSoft has discovered, however, that Apple has been keeping deleted notes in the cloud for far longer. Its security researchers were able to retrieve notes …

iOS

World's thinnest hologram will make screen size 'irrelevant'

Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi -- the future is more awesome than I expected!<p>A team of Australian and Chinese researchers at RMIT University in Melbourne has unveiled the world's thinnest hologram with the potential to change the way we look at technology -- quite literally.<p>The "nano-hologram" is set apart …

Australian Universities

Introducing the Real Shelter Dogs of Georgia!

Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in Atlanta is a place that lives up to its name—it’s chock full of furry future BFFs that you just haven’t met yet! …

Baton Rouge