Ashley Carson-Stockman

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Hero rescues 4 baby squirrels with their tails stuck together

A good Samaritan stumbled upon four baby squirrels with their tails matted together, and instead of panicking, he helped them out.<p>Andrew Day of Bangor, Maine, was peering out his window on Sunday when he spotted something unusual. He began recording as he approached the "squirrel king," the Bangor …

46 Surprising Cat Facts That'll Make You Say "Wow"

What a bunch of cute little weirdos.<p>1. Your average house cat's genetic roots can be found in the Middle East. In a 2007 study, researchers found that house cats shared a the majority of their DNA with wildcats found in Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.<p>2. White cats are …

This tiny kitten being brushed with a toothbrush is the cutest thing EVER

We love, love, love cats. We don’t care if it makes us ~crazy cat ladies~ or not, we can’t help but love our cats oh-so-much! Nothing gets us quite …

America’s Biggest Private Prison Company Let Inmates Kill Each Other, Lawsuit Claims

Drug-running guards for the Corrections Corporation of America allegedly let gangs build weapons and line up before Oklahoma’s deadliest prison …

‘Club Drug’ Ketamine Provides Hope in Fight Against Depression

Scientists are increasingly convinced that ketamine, a popular “club drug,” may be a viable treatment option for people who suffer from depression. …

Why Do Animals Like Capybaras So Much? (18+ Pics)

Why do other animals like capybaras so much? This was the question posed on Tumblr, so Bored Panda decided to do a little research.<p>The photo evidence …

A £150 Blunt and Other Products from the World of High-End Weed

You want a strain called God's Vagina 2.0? Maybe some Chrontella or Pif peanut butter?<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>Along a bougie strip of colorful brick businesses on Toronto's King St. West that includes doggie spas and cupcake bakeries sits 416 Medicinal Health Center, one of the …

This Is How Much Each State Loves Weed

Check your state casually just to be sure.<p>If you've been wondering how much everyone else in your state is obsessing over weed, Estately has you covered.<p>Estately says they gathered these conclusions based on the state's number of marijuana users, how affordable marijuana was in general, how much …

Watch an Abused Dog Get Pet For the First Time and Feel Every Emotion There Is

SOB.<p>My heart! It is breaking!<p>At the shelter in Breasta-Craiova, Romania, dog rescuer Monica Mitreanu pets an abused dog for the first time, and my heart will never stop breaking. Poor baby!<p>From the YouTube description:<p><i>The woman will approach the dog to pet her. Very fearful, the animal will start</i> …

How America’s dying white supremacist movement is seizing on Donald Trump’s appeal

Making friends is no easy task for modern white nationalists.<p>In an era of gay marriage and a black president, more than a half-century after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 became law, separatists can’t exactly swan dive into conversations with strangers about the white-power cause.<p>But Rachel …

Inequality is now killing middle America

Life expectancy is now declining for middle-aged white Americans, especially those with a high school education or less<p>This week, Angus Deaton will receive the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics “for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare.” Deservedly so. Indeed, soon after the award was …

15 clever gifts for cat fanatics

From a self-cleaning litter tray to an automatic feeder, here are some of the best presents to purchase for the cat lover in your life.

The Quantified Stoner

Now that weed is legal, it's all about data.<p>For certain types of aging technology workers, especially in the Pacific Northwest, two favorite hobbies have reached a strange convergence: self-tracking and getting stoned.<p>Quantified stoners wear FitBit and Jawbone wristbands to track their daily …

Portraits of Cats Shaking Themselves Clean

Want to know how to capture a wacky portrait of your cat? Shoot a photo while they’re shaking themselves clean (or dry). That’s what photographer …

The Story Behind Seoul’s Latest Street Style Staple

Kitten Refuses To Go To Sleep Without Goodnight Kisses

ARS_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_300x250<p>A sleepy kitten is getting goodnight kisses from her human and it’s just the thing to put her into a slumber. Wait …

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Am I Dead Yet?: The Lethal Doses Of Different Things

This is a video from AsapSCIENCE explaining the lethal dose of a bunch of different drugs, as well as other things like water, sound and elevation. …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

By Sara Shipley Hiles<p>Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an …

Public Health

A Cold Case Murder, the Movie 'Jaws,' and the Dubious Value of Internet Sleuthing | VICE News

Joe Hill was watching his favorite film, <i>Jaws</i>, at the beginning of the summer when he noticed something startling in a crowd scene: A woman in a blue bandana and jeans looked eerily like a woman he'd just read about, an unidentified murder victim whose body was found in Cape Cod the same summer <i>Jaws</i> …

This cat sits like a human and we don't even know what to think anymore

Here at HelloGiggles, we love cats. We <i>know</i> cats. At least we thought we did, until we saw this completely insane video of Red the cat sitting like a …

Illegal Immigrant Allegedly Slaughters Three People and Unborn Child, Leaving Behind ‘Almost Unimaginable’ Crime Scene

An illegal immigrant in Lee County, Florida, allegedly slaughtered three people and an unborn child in a shocking act of violence that left behind a crime scene that was “almost unimaginable,” police said.<p>The suspect, Brian Omar Hyde, has been charged in the killings of Dorla Pitts, 37, her …

The "Impossible" 1930s Murder That Still Fascinates Crime Writers

When someone tells you that female murderers are rare, keep in mind that means “relatively” rare, as in less common than male murderers. It also …

Six Baltimore Police officers indicted in death of Freddie Gray

A Baltimore grand jury returned indictments against the six officers charged earlier this month in the in-custody death of Freddie Gray, State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby announced Thursday.<p>Prosecutors presented evidence to the grand jury over the course of two weeks, Mosby said. Reckless …

Police: Suspect arrested in D.C. quadruple homicide

A suspect charged in the killing of three family members and a housekeeper last week in a $4.5 million mansion in Washington, D.C., was taken into custody late Thursday, police said.<p>Daron Dylon Wint, age 34, of Maryland was taken into custody in Northeast D.C., Chief Cathy Lanier confirmed.<p>Wint was …

Crime

For LAPD investigators, cases involving child victims can be hard to shake

Shrouded by darkness in the early dawn, the heavily armored investigators marched toward the Mid-City apartment on St. Elmo Street. One of the officers strode straight to a door on the first floor and banged on it, yelling in Spanish for it to be opened.<p>On the other side, a desperate young man was …

June 2015

What's Next for Baltimore

A citywide curfew that went into effect late Tuesday until early Wednesday brought calm to Baltimore in the wake of riots that spotlighted deep …