Rallies for Michael Brown Spread Across the Country Tonight

Carrying signs that read "Hands Up, Don't Shoot," protesters numbering over 1,000 strong peacefully marched in New York's Times Square and across over 90 cities earlier this evening to call attention the police shooting of unarmed Missouri black teenager Michael Brown. » 8/15/14 12:30am 8/15/14 12:30am

San Diego Women Held Hostage By Cat

A cat named Cuppy was a beloved family pet for about 14 years. But after holding his owners hostage in their bedroom earlier this week, his days at the residence might be numbered. » 8/14/14 9:43pm 8/14/14 9:43pm

Trolls Who Terrorized Zelda Williams Force Twitter to Revise Policies

Twitter executives promised to improve their user policies after grief-stricken Zelda Williams was harassed online about her father's suicide earlier this week. » 8/14/14 8:15pm 8/14/14 8:15pm

Police Say Mom Filmed As Son Set Himself On Fire

Police say the mother of a 16-year-old boy stood by with a video camera while her son covered his bare chest in nail polish remover and lit himself on fire to make a "Fire Challenge" Facebook video. » 8/13/14 11:41pm 8/13/14 11:41pm

Pilot's Arm Falls Off While Landing in Northern Ireland

A pilot flying a Flybe plane with 47 passengers aboard learned an important lesson on a flight to Northern Ireland: always make sure your arm is attached before landing. » 8/13/14 9:17pm 8/13/14 9:17pm

West Virginia Doctor Allegedly Made An Employee Motorboat Her Breasts

A West Virginia doctor is being accused of unethically prescribing controlled substances and forcing an employee to motorboat her breasts at work, according to claims outlined in 31-page report by the West Virginia Board of Medicine. » 8/13/14 8:15pm 8/13/14 8:15pm

California Police Reunite Lost 150-Pound Tortoise With Family

After a slow pursuit, and more inane tortoise jokes than anyone should ever be forced to stomach, a missing 150-pound pet has been reunited with its family. » 8/03/14 4:55pm 8/03/14 4:55pm

Woman Allegedly Tries to Steal Police Car With Two Officers Inside

A woman was arrested yesterday after allegedly trying to steal a police car while two plainclothes officers were inside, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. » 8/03/14 4:00pm 8/03/14 4:00pm

Missing Boy Wanders NYC Alone, Has the "Greatest Day" of His Life

Most kids would freak out if they were separated from their parents in a busy city like New York—but not Chris Villavicencio. » 8/03/14 2:30pm 8/03/14 2:30pm

Donald Trump: Ebola-Infected Aid Workers Must Suffer the Consequences

If you travel to, oh, let's say, West Africa on a humanitarian mission to help victims of the largest Ebola outbreak in history and contract the deadly virus in the process, don't expect any sympathy from Donald Trump. » 8/03/14 1:20pm 8/03/14 1:20pm

Gaza Officials: Airstrike Kills at Least 10 Near U.N. School

At least 10 are dead and 35 wounded in the wake of an Israeli airstrike that occurred today on the southern Gaza strip near a United Nations school, the AP reports. » 8/03/14 11:53am 8/03/14 11:53am

Mother Learns of Son's Death Only After Smelling His Decomposing Body

It wasn't until Kimberly Tutko noticed an odor coming from the third floor of her home that she says she learned of her 8-year-old son's death, the AP reports. » 8/03/14 10:26am 8/03/14 10:26am

Six Flags Riders Walk to Safety After Roller Coaster Stops at Peak

What happens when your Six Flags roller coaster putters to a stop at the peak? Adventure-seeking riders found out on Friday when the Nitro at Great Adventure in Jackson, N.J. got stuck, and they were forced to walk down along the 230-foot tracks. » 8/02/14 5:00pm 8/02/14 5:00pm

Blood Orange Fans Voice Support After Alleged Lollapalooza Assault

Messages of support from fans of Blood Orange's Dev Hynes are allegedly being deleted from the Lollapalooza Facebook page after the singer-songwriter and his girlfriend, Samantha Urbani, claimed to have been assaulted by the event's privately hired security guards. » 8/02/14 3:35pm 8/02/14 3:35pm

American Aid Doctor Infected With Ebola Arrives in the US

Medical officials at Atlanta's Emory University Hospital say they are prepared to treat an American humanitarian worker infected with the deadly Ebola virus who returned to the United States today. » 8/02/14 2:20pm 8/02/14 2:20pm

Kickstarter Campaign Seeks to Bring Kenny Loggins to a Fan's Condo

How much would you pay to see Kenny Loggins in the privacy of a random fan's living room? Erick M. Sanchez of Washington, D.C. is hoping to lure the 80s soft rock legend to his one-bedroom condo through a new Kickstarter campaign. » 8/02/14 1:00pm 8/02/14 1:00pm

In North Carolina, Praying Before You Eat Could Get You 15 Percent Off

You may stare in judgement at those diners praying over their meal before they eat, but in North Carolina, religious folks are to be rewarded come bill time. » 8/02/14 11:20am 8/02/14 11:20am

Man Nipples on New Baseball Team Jerseys Piss Off Fans

If there is one thing that the Bridgeport Bluefish baseball team has learned it's to keep their sexy man nipples away from Military Appreciation Day. » 8/01/14 1:29pm 8/01/14 1:29pm