The science fiction behind the Six Million Dollar Man took a step closer to science reality yesterday when researchers announced a breakthrough in thought control of computers.
Medical marijuana company Medbox saw its stock soar an astonishing 3,000 per cent as investors seek to get in on the ground floor of what they think could be America’s next boom industry.
One of these could come in handy . . . especially in Alaska!
‘Lee Oswald was a hero,’ his former girlfriend began, speaking at an Oregon bookstore earlier this week. ‘I’m here to tell you that when you find out who did it, you will understand more about who took over our country and why we are in the position we are in today.’
Do Americans associate old age with telltale physical signs like wrinkles and crow’s feet? Or do they believe that passing a certain age defines a person as ‘over the hill’? According to a new study, neither.
It’s the nightmare scenario in any confined space – breaking wind, only to discover it smells rather more unpleasant than expected.
You know those little vials of who-knows-what that TV bills as a healthier alternative to energy drinks? Turns out they might make you die.
In an alleged police brutality case, a man who was trying to put out a neighbor’s fire while trying to keep it spreading to his own home, was tased by police in front of his own children. Police say they were trying to keep him from hurting himself.
If you’re a kleptomaniac or a pervert, and you value your various and sundry extremities, it would be advisable to steer clear of El Alto justice.
A team from Stanford University has developed a self-healing artificial skin that could one day make broken smart phone screens a thing of the past.
Predator control old school . . . bring it on!
A man taking a nap in a cornfield on the West End was run over Wednesday by a farmer who was harvesting corn.
Fiscally-challenged San Francisco has been cutting government services for pretty much all residents except those wanting sex change operations.
Here’s a green energy idea for Obama that doesn’t require billions to cronies and won’t bankrupt the treasury. It’s cheap and was discovered by teenage girls in Nigeria.
A young Kenyan mother gave birth to twins, “Barack Obama” and “Mitt Romney” while her nation celebrated Obama’s victory.
A police officer in a small Oklahoma town has caused an outrage after issuing a $2,500 ticket to a woman because her three-year-old son tried to urinate in the family’s front yard.
There’s just nothing like Uncle Sam’s “do as I say, not as I do” routine. I bet you can’t wait to let them tutor your children in money management.
People are pretty upset in Seattle after pictures emerged of a 20-year-old diver who dragged a giant Pacific octopus from its watery home and then killed and ate it for his friends art project.
The recent West Coast earthquake near Metlakatla, Alaska appears to have shut off the water at the popular hot springs in Haida Gwaii’s national park.
Granted, Koshik the elephant doesn’t have a large vocabulary. But scientists have confirmed that the 5.5-ton behemoth can imitate five Korean words by speaking through his trunk. See him speak here.
Shocking surveillance video shows brutal assault during Hurricane Sandy. See link to full video also.
In this extraordinary video taken this past week in Tutka Bay, Alaska, a mother otter escapes a near certain death by a group of killer whales by jumping on the back of my friend’s small boat that was in the area.
The GOP has won every November 6th election since presidential votes started being held on the first Tuesday of November. Will the Republicans’ lucky streak hold or will Obama make history as the first Democrat to win on that date?
A New Mexico police officer is accused of Tasering a 10-year-old boy because he wouldn’t wash his patrol car. And it allegedly happened during career day at the school.
Just when you thought you’ve heard or seen it all, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals shows up to astonish. Read about the fish memorial PETA is trying to foist onto the City of Irvine, California.