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The 6 most savage jokes from 'Simpsons' Trump 'toon

The late-night hosts have all gotten in digs at President Trump's relative lack of accomplishments during his first 100 days in office, and now <i>The Simpsons</i> want a turn.<p>"So many accomplishments," he crowed in a new animated short, published Wednesday night. "Lowered my golf handicap, my Twitter …

Jokes

Trump’s old tweets are becoming a minefield of hypocrisy

Over the last two weeks, President Trump has attacked Syria without congressional approval, ratcheted up the use of force in Afghanistan with a huge bomb, and moved to reverse the Obama administration's policy of releasing White House visitor logs.<p>Each of these actions runs completely counter to …

Donald Trump

5 ways the North Korea situation could spiral out of control

“Eventually they’ll go too far, and the situation will unravel.”<p>For decades, presidential administrations have tried — and failed — to curb North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. The Trump administration’s approach so far has been both aggressive and confusing.<p>Three months ago, for example, …

North Korea

Police contact Catholic Church after baffling ‘poltergeist’ report

Police officers in Scotland have called in representatives from the Catholic Church after investigating reports of “disturbing incidents” of a "poltergeist" at a family home.<p>A mother and her teenage son were said to be “extremely distressed” after experiencing what the Daily Record describes as …

Flash in sky over Scotland triggers meteor speculation

The white light, which was seen across a large swath of Scotland, was followed by 10 seconds of rumbling<p>A huge flash in the sky over Scotland has prompted speculation that a meteor has burned up in the Earth's atmosphere.<p>The white light, which was seen across Perthshire, Aberdeenshire and the …

Scotland

Dogs will fight alongside us in our war against the robots

Andy Rubin's dog vs. Boston Dynamics' Spot<p>Against all the advice of cyberpunk movies, dystopian novels, and general common sense, we humans are still going out of our way to antagonize the robots we create, kicking them, pushing them over, and knocking their favorite boxes out of their robo-hands. …

Robotics

Artist Gets Exclusive Rights to Blackest Black Ever Created

Is it innovation in art or a publicity stunt?<p>A British artist has secured exclusive rights to the blackest material ever produced, setting off a …

US Army aims to arm soldiers with lasers in 2023

Service says it is "very close" to developing the technology while the Air Force pushes ahead with further trials<p>The prospect of developing laser weapons for soldiers on the battlefield is "very close", according to the US Army, which aims to deploy the weapons in 2023.<p>Addressing a House …

Michael Jordan's Son Is Opening a Sneaker Store at Disney World

Michael Jordan's son, Marcus Jordan, had announced that he was going to open his own sneaker shop, Trophy Room, and now there's clear picture of …

Disney World

How Will We Live In 2116?

Super-skyscrapers, virtual holidays (involving electrodes stimulating the senses) and Hologram pets may seem like elements of a sci-fi movie, but according to Samsung’s SmartThings Future Living Report, they are likely to exist a century later. Put together by space scientist Dr. Maggie …

Wormholes

Is this the voice of an ALIEN? UFO hunters ridiculed online after claiming to have found 'genuine recording of an alien reply discovered by NASA in 2012'

• <b>Video released by The Sheivae Project claims to reveal an alien message</b>• <b><br>The alleged message is a response to a 1977 message from Nasa Voyager</b>• <b><br>Video has</b> …

It ain't got that swing: Putin's unusual walk shaped by KGB

A long-standing peculiarity in Russian president Vladimir Putin's walk — with his right arm held almost immobile, while his left arm swings freely — has sparked speculation over the years about its origins, with rumors ranging from an in-utero stroke to a childhood bout with polio.<p>Now, a new study …

Russia

After Blazing Siberian UFO Sighting, Expert Offers Scary Explanation

When a spectacular bright object descended from the evening sky on Nov. 17 over several cities in Siberia, many people thought they were seeing a UFO -- especially when an official explanation of the event wasn't immediately offered.<p>The following video, posted to YouTube by PE Omsk -- a local …

Paranormal

The way UK cops subdued a terrorist suspect reveals a key difference between policing in Britain and America

Despite facing a combative and armed suspect, officers subdued and arrested him using only Tasers.<p>UK cops typically don't carry guns, except for specially trained "firearms officers." No firearms officers were present during Sunday's knife attack, though, a representative for the Metropolitan …

Law Enforcement
New South Wales
Crime

Did scientists just pick up the first intelligent radio waves from a distant ALIEN planet?

GETTYHas the telescope picked up signals of aliens from another galaxy?<p>The "fast radio bursts" included one "double signal" never heard before and …

New South Wales
Middle East

The mother of all UFOs is here: Alien hunters find bizarre 'winged object' flying past the sun

UFO hunters across the globe are speculating around a mysterious object or precisely, an Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) on images released by US …

The scientist who transplanted monkey heads

You've likely read about Italian physician Dr. Sergio Canavero's plan to perform the first human head transplant? There is precedent with non-humans …

Monkeys

A brand new species is evolving right before our eyes — meet the ‘coywolf’

THE CREATION OF A BRAND NEW SPECIES IS RARE, but the coywolf seems to have evolved as a direct result of human actions. According to <i>The Economist</i>, …

Wildlife

10 Great Pleasure Hikes in the U.S.A.

Hiking is one outdoor activity that just about anyone old enough to walk can enjoy. Some trails, however, are more challenging than others.<p>If you’re new to the world of hiking—or are a seasoned pro hoping to introduce the younger generation to the joys of walking in the woods—here are ten great …

12 American National Parks You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

Explore The Subway Top-Down | Photo: Chris Burkard<p>American writer, historian, and environmentalist, Wallace Stegner, once said that the National Parks are "the best idea we ever had". We couldn't agree more. The only problem - and it's definitely a good problem - is there are so many parks and so …

National Parks

Latest Medical, Nutrition, Fitness News

How a nutritionist organizes her refrigerator<p>Twins suffering from liver disease, transplant saves one but other dies<p>Children more likely than before …

U.S. challenges China’s sovereignty claim to artificial islands

The U.S. is pledging to sail more warships past the shores of artificial islands in the South China Sea as the world's most powerful military seeks to strip away the expansionist claims of China and other nations in waters crucial to the global movement of goods.<p>Early Tuesday morning, the …

Giant tortoise in Galapagos is a new species - Futurity

Scientists thought shell patterns on giant tortoises in the Galapagos were simple variations. Then they realized they had discovered a whole new …

Zoology

Make an Enormous Salami and Provolone Hot Pocket in 20 Minutes

Everyone knows there is a direct correlation between food and popularity in college.<p>This stuffed bread is a game day staple created by my mother while she was in college in Albany, New York. Her dorm room was the go-to on game day because of this wonderful bread creation. To this day, 25 years …

Salami

12 predictions from 1900 that are frighteningly accurate

Wikimedia Commons<p>Sometimes — most times — our predictions of the future are hilariously wrong. (Looking at you, whale bus.)<p>But sometimes people get …