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17 Real-Life Places Every Horror Fan Should Visit Before They Die

Beware: Scares ahead. 👻

Horror

Poll: Obama 'worst president' since World War II

President Obama has topped predecessor George W. Bush in another poll, but not one he would like.<p>In a new Quinnipiac University Poll, 33% named Obama the worst president since World War II, and 28% put Bush at the bottom of post-war presidents.<p>"Over the span of 69 years of American history and 12 …

World War II

Musician Wins $260,000 In Lawsuit Against Ex-Girlfriend Who Sabotaged Career

In the spring of 2014, Eric Abramovitz got the opportunity of a lifetime.<p>He just didn't know it.<p>Abramovitz was the victim of a deception that a Canadian judge called "despicable," as he granted Abramovitz $350,000 Canadian dollars (more than $260,000 U.S.) in damages.<p>Abramovitz is a gifted Canadian …

McGill University

'Resident Evil 2' is the classic you remember but with a good camera

<i>Wow, those intestines are really pretty.</i><p>I never expected that particular phrase to pass through my mind, but it definitely did during my playthrough of the new <i>Resident Evil 2</i> remake -- and more than once. Twenty years after its launch on the original PlayStation, <i>RE2</i> has been essentially rebuilt …

Gaming Industry

Rise of the machines: has technology evolved beyond our control?

The voice-activated gadget in the corner of your bedroom suddenly laughs maniacally, and sends a recording of your pillow talk to a colleague. The clip of <i>Peppa Pig</i> your toddler is watching on YouTube unexpectedly descends into bloodletting and death. The social network you use to keep in touch with …

In-App Purchases

Honey Smacks Recall: What to Know About Salmonella Symptoms After CDC Alert

The cereal is at the center of a health warning.<p>Honey Smacks has found itself at the heart of a new health warning. The U.S. Centers for Disease …

Salmonella

American Medical Association Calls for Confiscation of Guns and Ammo, Universal Firearm Registration

On Wednesday, the American Medical Association approved an expansive list of “common-sense” demands for new gun control measures, including proposals …

Guns

Apple iOS 11.4 Has A Nasty Surprise

Let’s be clear: Apple iOS 11.4 is the first iOS 11 update in a long time where I have recommended users upgrade. That advice still stands, but you must be warned about growing reports of a familiar problem…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best</i> …

iOS

FBI Official: Clinton’s Testimony Was ‘Hard To Impossible To Believe’

8:36 PM 06/14/2018<p>The FBI officials who interviewed Hillary Clinton about her use of a private email server found some of her claims “hard to …

Hillary Clinton

Alyssa Milano Floats New NRA Conspiracy Theory. Internet Sinks It.

Actress and liberal activist Alyssa Milano has been on a roll lately, cranking out tweets promoting various orthodox Hollywood position on all of the …

Gun Control

Down payments squeezing potential homebuyers: real estate expert

A word of advice for those looking to buy a home: don’t try to time the housing market, according to Dottie Herman, the CEO of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, one of America’s largest real estate firms.<p>“I would always tell people if you find the house you love, buy it,” she told FOX Business’ Maria …

Real Estate

Candidate who cut AR-15 barrel loses Democratic primary, badly

While a national gun control group may have thrown their support behind Mallard, it didn’t translate into a lot of votes in the Democratic primary.</i> …

Democratic Primaries

These Are the Fastest Depreciating Cars on the Market

A new study reveals some excellent used car values.<p>BERNHARD_LIMBERGER—BMW AG/Bernhard Limberger<p>Car research site iSeeCars has studied more than 4.1 …

Cadillac

I Got a Blood Clot on a 6-Hour Flight From Iceland — Here’s How to Keep It From Happening to You

There are a few things people warn you about when you travel: keep your money and your passport close, never leave your luggage unattended and make …

Hot Springs

The Next Plague Is Coming. Is America Ready?

The epidemics of the early 21st century revealed a world unprepared, even as the risks continue to multiply. Much worse is coming.<p>Image above: Workers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center's biocontainment unit practicing safe procedure on a mannequin<p>At 6 o’clock in the morning, shortly …

Disease

Tammy Bruce: De Niro's crude attack on Trump proves liberals are beside themselves that he keeps winning

Courtesy of actor Robert De Niro, we finally have an admission that the Trump-hater agenda has moved from stupid “resisting” to mindless rage. Gone is any pretense that President Trump’s opponents are genuinely concerned about policy or about the condition of the country.<p>On Sunday night at the Tony …

Donald Trump

UK Vlogger Illustrates Why We Need Second Amendment

A YouTuber from England recently offered up his next to the last video on his channel, English Shooting. He announced he was done with the channel, …

Guns

Fisherman Catches Half-Bird Half-Fish Creature

When fishermen cast their reel, they never know what they might pull in. It could be prize catch or it might be seaweed or an old boot, but then it …

Fishing

Taking School Shootings Seriously Doesn't Necessarily Mean Gun Control

Unless you live in New Hampshire, you’ve probably never heard of Steve Shurtleff. Why would you? After all, he’s a state representative in a small …

Guns

How to Build Your Perfect Car Camping Box

The camping box is one of the best ways to organize your gear and makes it easy to get up and go. Just throw the box, plus your tent, sleeping bag, and some food, in the car and you have everything you need for a night under the stars. I made my first camping box several years ago after getting …

First Aid

What are the Biggest Problems RV Owners Face?

There are several problems RV owners face on the road. You must know how to overcome them to make the journey more enjoyable.

How-To's

Woman ‘Cured’ Of Cancer After Being Given Only Months To Live

3D render of a medical background with virus cellsNearly 2 million women globally are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, amounting to 25% of …

Cancer

Justice Department Raises Burden of Proof for Asylum Seekers

DOJ has struggled to reduce backlog of more than 700,000 cases<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday announced new limits on an individual’s …

Immigration

People Who Say These 5 Words Have Very Low Emotional Intelligence

They mean the exact opposite of what you think. But only emotionally intelligent people understand why.<p>The words hit me like a hurricane: "I know how you feel."<p>They're right there on pages 80 and 81 of my colleague Justin Bariso's new book about emotional intelligence. They're simple words, and …

Emotional Intelligence

To hit climate goals, Bill Gates and his billionaire friends are betting on energy storage

The world needs radical new energy technologies to fight climate change. In 2016, Quartz reported that a group of billionaires—including Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Jack Ma, Mukesh Ambani, and Richard Branson—launched Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV) to invest at least $1 billion in creating those …

Clean Energy

Gossiping Is Good

The surprising virtues of talking behind people’s backs<p>Word on the street is that gossip is the worst. An Ann Landers advice column once characterized it as “the faceless demon that breaks hearts and ruins careers.” The Talmud describes it as a “three-pronged tongue” that kills three people: the …

Psychology

School Shootings: It Isn’t the Guns, It’s the Internet

Only a few months after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, tragedy struck again at Santa Fe High School 30 miles south of Houston. A student …

Gun Control

David Hogg Complains 'Politics Is a Spectacle' — Classmate Kyle Kashuv Swings in With the Truth Hammer

Parkland shooting survivor and gun control activist David Hogg has gotten heavily involved in politics in the last couple months with the midterms …

Gun Control

Trump sees 'new future' for North Korea, but path unclear

SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump wrapped up his five-hour nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with surprisingly warm words and hope for "a bright new future" for Kim's isolated and impoverished nation. Yet he immediately faced pointed questions at home about whether he got …

North Korea

The 6 Best Off-Road Trailers of 2018

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018.</i><p>There was once a time when exploring the great outdoors on wheels …

Off-roading