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Armed robbers used Pokémon Go to target victims in Missouri

A real-life Team Rocket<p>As popular as <i>Pokémon Go</i> has become, sending players out into the real world to find pokémon, it is creating new, unexpected problems. The O'Fallon, Missouri Police Department reported on Facebook today that armed robbers have used the app to lure victims in and rob them at …

Black Lives Matter activist Mckesson released from jail

BALTIMORE (AP) — Prominent Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson was released Sunday after a night in jail following his arrest in Baton Rouge …

Justice

The 7 Most Surprising Vacation Spots in the US

<b>O</b>vercrowded and cramped may not be the type of vacation you had in mind this summer. Instead, discovering an off-the-beaten-path locale for your next …

Here's The Most Popular Ice Cream Shop In Every State

For everyone who is completely obsessed with ice cream.

Ice Cream

The Meme of the Week Goes to Ryan Reynolds’s Sad Face

This Fourth of July will forever be known as the founding day of #Taymerica. In case you need a refresh: Last weekend, Taylor Swift invited her star-studded squad over to her Rhode Island mansion and celebrated the holiday with as much patriotic folderol as Instagram would allow.<p>And while …

34 Rachel Green Fashion Moments You Forgot You Were Obsessed with on 'Friends'

Remember when she was the most stylish person of all time?<p>People thought her hair was the best thing about her, but all of those people are dead wrong. Her clothes are. All hail the late '90s layering of Rachel Green.

Stylish

17 Celebrity Couples That Like to Dress Alike

When you dress together, you stay together. Sometimes.<p>We always enjoy a good celebrity twin moment—from unintentional matching dresses à la Felicity Jones and Emilia Clarke to super cute mother-daughter outfits courtesy of Beyoncé and Blue Ivy—but there's something extra special about seeing famous</i> …

Felicity Jones

'Secret Life of Pets' fetches $103 million in opening days

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a good time for animated animals at the box office. "The Secret Life of Pets" follows "Zootopia" and "Finding Dory" as the …

Film Industry

It Sure Looks Like Bradley Cooper Upset His GF At Wimbledon

Yikes.

Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston's Latest Date Night Was in Australia

Pinterest<p>In what has to be the most epic string of dates ever conceived, the entity known as Hiddleswift went out to dinner at Gemelli Italian on Australia's Gold Coast tonight, because that's what you do when you're Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston.<p>Hiddleston's in the country to film the latest …

Celebrity Scientist and Atheist Bill Nye Among Those Who Attended Noah’s Ark Theme Park Grand Opening

This week the Ark Encounter theme park opened in Williamstown, Kentucky. The park, which features a life-size version of Noah’s Ark, was directed by Creation Museum and Answers in Genesis founder Ken Ham.<p>Ham told the Christian Post that the re-creation of the iconic biblical structure was intended …

Acquainted

Drug Lord's Escaped Hippos Are Causing Chaos In Colombia

Pablo Escobar left a bloody trail of cocaine throughout the eighties until the years of cat-and-mouse with international police teams finally …

Here's the science behind why you sometimes feel like you have to pee during sex

If having vaginal sex makes you feel like you have to pee like crazy, don’t worry, no witch put an evil curse on you, there’s a completely rational …

Augmented reality gets sinister as Pokemon Go leads players to a real-life dead body and armed robbers

Augmented reality game Pokemon Go has inadvertently led users down disturbing paths less than a week after its launch.<p>On July 8, a teenager in Wyoming was hunting for a Pokemon on a riverbank, but discovered a man’s corpse instead. Police have said the death “appears to be accidental” and the …

Pokémon

National Living Wage has not led to job losses, survey says

<b>Employers have responded to the new National Living Wage (NLW) by raising prices or reducing profits rather than cutting jobs, according to a survey from the Resolution Foundation.</b><p>The wage, which requires employers to pay staff aged 25 and over at least £7.20 an hour, was introduced in April.<p>This …

Income Inequality

World's Cheapest Travel Destinations

Traveling the world can be expensive, but don’t worry, Nothing Familiar has you covered! If there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that even in the …

Asia Travel

The 20 Coolest Secret Hotel Amenities

Read on for hidden perks from VIP shopping experiences to free museum access, and more.<p>When booking a trip, many travelers like to research the perks …