21 bodies pulled from debris of building partially destroyed by house blast in Russia

More bodies were recovered from the rubble of a 10-story residential building in Russia’s Urals, partially destroyed on New Year’s Eve by an explosion. The official death toll has now jumped to 21. The figure keeps growing as rescue teams attempt to clear all the rubble left by the collapsed structure in the city of […]

Miss Costa Rica destroyed Steve Harvey with a joke about his Miss Universe mistake during the 2015 competition

Fox  Miss Costa Rica, Natalia Carvajal, joked with Steve Harvey over his Miss Universe mistake in 2015. When Harvey asked her what advice she could give a fellow television personality, she told him to read envelopes carefully.  The host announced the wrong winner at the 2015 pageant.  Steve Harvey can’t live down his Miss Universe […]

At least 9 people dead, thousands of homes destroyed in 3 dangerous wildfires burning across California

David McNew/Getty Images California is dealing with several dangerous wildfires. The Woolsey and Hill fires are burning on the outskirts of LA, and the Camp Fire in northern California destroyed an entire town in less than a day. The flames are being fueled by dry, hot conditions as well as strong winds. People in San […]

Putin: Syria peace process a priority, but remaining terrorists must be destroyed

Published time: 27 Oct, 2018 17:25 Edited time: 27 Oct, 2018 17:37 Setting up the committee to draft a new Syrian constitution is a priority, but eliminating the remaining “radical elements” in the country remains an important objective, Russia’s Vladimir Putin said at the Istanbul summit. “While the degree of violence in Syria has been […]

Furious Brazilians are blaming neglect and budget cuts for the fire that destroyed the 200-year-old National Museum

Buda Mendes/Getty Images A massive fire at Brazil’s National Museum, which housed over 20 million rare and ancient artifacts, has been blamed on years of neglect and budget cuts that left it in a vulnerable state.  The cause of the fire is still not yet known, though officials have said the blaze was a “tragedy” […]

Here are 8 industries that older Americans destroyed — proving you can’t blame millennials for everything

WikiCommons/Jeff Boyce Millennials have been accused of killing dozens of industries including fast-casual restaurants, napkins, golf, and beer.  Baby boomers — the name given to the generation born after World War II — are credited with ushering in lots of political and social change. And with those changes, some industries faded out and eventually died.  We've […]

Leaks, riots, and monocles: How a $60 in-game item almost destroyed EVE Online

(credit: Opening image based on Eve Online assets courtesy CCP Games.) Long before loot boxes became the bane of the Internet’s existence, in-game purchases at large could cause a bit of commotion within certain gaming communities. Roughly seven years ago, for instance, a simple monocle almost brought down one of the most active gaming communities […]

Couple forced to live outside UK have house turned into weed farm and destroyed by fire

A British man, whose wife has been prevented from entering the UK and who was told in March that his house had been turned into a cannabis farm by illegal immigrants, has now discovered that it’s been destroyed by a fire. The blaze at his home in Northumberland has left 47-year-old Michael Grieve on the […]

Facebook and its executives are getting destroyed after botching the handling of a massive data ‘breach’

Facebook executives waded into a firestorm of criticism on Saturday, after news reports revealed that a data firm with ties to the Trump campaign harvested private information from millions of Facebook users. Several executives took to Twitter to insist that the data leak was not technically a “breach.” But critics were outraged by the response […]