Well, she’s impressive, but she’s not that impressive. Conspiracy theorists are at it again over a 120-year-old photo depicting a girl who bears an uncanny resemblance to teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg. The photo, unearthed from archives at the University of Washington, shows three children working at a gold mine...
Whether you’re fighting traffic or wrestling a bird into a roasting pan, Thanksgiving is hard work. But at least you can farm the wine pairing out to Aldo Sohm. “On Thanksgiving, I typically don’t like to pull super-complicated wines,” Sohm, who oversees the wine at Le Bernardin and Aldo...
He is who he is — until he isn’t. A Russian bodybuilder dubbed “Popeye” for his disproportionately large biceps nearly died as a result of the poisonous petroleum jelly injections in his arms. Kirill Tereshin, 23, is recovering from surgery to remove synthol oil and “dead” muscle tissue from his...
A Neillsville, Wis., mother who lost her son just three hours after giving birth chose to pump her breast milk for 63 days after his death in an effort to help other babies in need. Sierra Stangfeld and her husband, Lee, were ecstatic when they learned Sierra was expecting...
A woman shared a heartbreaking story on Facebook this week about her daughter’s encounter with a grieving couple at Disney World in the hopes of finding them. Kara and Kyle Geiselman, a North Andover, Massachusetts, couple, brought their four children on a trip to the Florida theme park over...
The fossilized remains of a 91-million-year-old shark previously unknown to science have been discovered in Kansas, according to a new study. Known as Cretodus houghtonorum, the remains were discovered in 2010 but were previously thought to belong to a different species of shark, Cretodus crassidens. C. houghtonorum was likely 17...
RALEIGH, N.C. — A movement is growing in North Carolina to prevent the act of so-called “opossum dropping.” The practice involves suspending an opossum in a transparent box on New Year’s Eve and slowly lowering it the ground as people count down to midnight. The Raleigh News & Observer reported...
BOSTON — A Nerf dart gun, ice cream-scented Nickelodeon slime and a plastic Power Rangers claw are among the toys topping a consumer safety group’s list of worst toys for the holidays. World Against Toys Causing Harm unveiled its annual list Tuesday at a Boston children’s hospital. A realistic toy...
Looks like it’s getting easier to be a vegan in the heartland. Dallas has made its debut on PETA’s “Most Vegan-Friendly Cities” list, earning the No. 7 spot on the animal rights organization’s 2019 top 10 list. This isn’t the first city from the Lone Star State – which produces...
As we enter the holiday season, Americans are abandoning their attempts to be healthy — and half will break their diet to give into the temptation of holiday food, according to new research. The survey of 2,000 Americans who celebrate a winter holiday found that 47 percent have given...