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Mystery of fish caught with wedding ring attached solved

By: David Strege, For the Win In one of the more bizarre fishing stories to surface, a fisherman reeled in a steelhead with a wedding ring attached to its tail, leaving a group of anglers fishing in a tournament on Lake Michigan on Friday scratching their heads. “It was crazy,” Jim Nelligan told USA Today/For […]

Slurpees incoming! 7-Eleven begins delivery in public spaces

ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, Yahoo NEW YORK (AP) — Craving a Slurpee but lacking the motivation to get off a park bench? No worries. 7-Eleven launched a delivery service Monday that will send a Slurpee or almost anything else carried by the chain to public places ranging from parks to beaches. The company told The Associated Press […]

18 things that kids 10 years from now won’t even recognize

Sophia Mitrokostas, MSN Older technology like landline phones, USB drives, alarm locks, and more will likely become obsolete in the next 10 years. Eco-friendly changes in the manner technology is created will likely render one-use plastic products and incandescent light bulbs useless in the coming decade. Keyless cars, security code-accessible doors, and wireless chargers will […]

Supreme Court says law banning registration of ‘scandalous’ trademarks violates First Amendment

By Ariane de Vogue and Kate Sullivan, CNN Updated 11:46 AM ET, Mon June 24, 2019 Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court struck down Monday a provision of federal law that prohibits the registration of “immoral” or “scandalous” trademarks as a violation of the First Amendment. The justices’ ruling clears the way for a clothing designer to apply for a federal trademark for […]

15 Things You Should Never Do When You Get Pulled Over

10. Don’t pull over in a potentially dangerous spot. Though it’s rare, police officer impersonations do happen—so taking extra steps to ensure your own safety is incredibly important. According to Gainesville, Florida, law firm Meldon Law, you can protect yourself by only pulling over in a well-lit or populous areas. No police officer will fault you for wanting […]

Global Beatles Day – June 25, 2019

“And in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make…” — Lennon-McCartney (1969) Music lovers worldwide come together to celebrate Global Beatles Day on June 25. The occasion pays tribute to the Beatles and the impact they had on both music history and pop culture. Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ringo […]

Memphis artist hopes to set new record

By Kelli Cook | June 21, 2019 at 10:20 PM CDT – Updated June 22 at 9:59 AM MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Tylur French of Youngblood studio of Memphis has sculptures and artwork placed all over the city. His “Memphis” sign has become a fixture on social media. “It’s wonderful. It’s so great to see the community embrace […]

These dogs are getting a cancer vaccine. If it works, humans could be next

Bronte Lord and Jacque Smith, CNN (CNN)If you ask most experts in the cancer community, creating a wide-ranging vaccine that prevents tumors like we prevent infectious diseases is damn near impossible. The idea may be tantalizing, but study after study over the last several decades has taught doctors that cancer is personal. Everyone’s looks different on a molecular level. […]