‘I saw people getting shot. I can’t get it out of my head’: 4 people dead after gunman opens fire after Mass in Brazil cathedral

Denny Cesare/Futura Press via AP A man opened fire in a cathedral in southern Brazil after Mass on Tuesday, killing four people and wounding four more before taking a bullet in the ribs in a firefight with police and then shooting himself in the head, authorities said. The shooting happened right after the midday service […]

The CDC issued a warning about not eating raw cookie dough and people don’t care at all

P-fotography/Shutterstock The CDC would like to remind everyone that it’s not necessarily safe to eat cookie dough.  Flour and raw eggs can contain bacteria and salmonella, which pose health risks. But people do not care at all. Really. It’s December, so that means time to get baking for the inevitable holiday parties that you don’t really […]

‘YouTube Rewind 2018’ is now the second-most disliked video in YouTube history — here’s why people are so upset (GOOG, GOOGL)

YouTube YouTube last week released its annual “Rewind” video, which features more than 100 YouTube stars and celebrities. Appearances included Will Smith, Marques Brownlee, Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, John Oliver, and many more. In the course of five days, YouTube Rewind 2018 has become the second-most disliked video in YouTube history. As of Monday morning, it […]

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is facing backlash for encouraging people to visit Myanmar, where social media may have helped fuel a mass genocide

AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sparked outrage with his positive Tweets about his recent trip to Myanmar. Social media platforms — including Facebook and Twitter — may have worsened a humanitarian crisis there. Twitter users are responding criticizing Dorsey’s posts for being “tone-deaf.” Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently visited Pyin Oo Lwin, […]

‘Avengers: Endgame’ director says he doesn’t let expectations distract him: ‘We can’t predict if people are going to like it’

Marvel Studios Anthony Russo, co-director of “Avengers: Endgame,” said he doesn’t let expectations distract from “making a movie that excites us.” “We can’t predict if people are going to like it, we just know whether we like it,” he said.   Joe and Anthony Russo have directed Marvel’s biggest movies with this year’s “Avengers: Infinity […]

UN food agency steps up aid to Yemen, to help another 4mn people

The UN food agency is planning to rapidly scale up food distribution to help another 4 million people in Yemen over the next two months. This would be more than a 50-percent increase in the number reached now, if access can be maintained in the war-stricken country. The “ambitious undertaking” finalizes plans, in the works […]

A look back at Urban Meyer’s roller-coaster career shows why people have no idea what he will do next

Scott Halleran/Getty Images Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer will retire at the end of the season. Meyer won three Big Ten titles and the 2014 National Championship in his seven years at Ohio State, but his final season in Columbus was marred by controversy. Many speculated that the domestic violence scandal from the start […]

Barbara Corcoran explains why she secretly ‘couldn’t wait’ for Fridays — the day she fired people

Barbara Corcoran was a real estate mogul before she became a judge on “Shark Tank.” As the head of The Corcoran Group, which she sold in 2001 for $ 66 million, Corcoran ran a “mean and lean” business by not being scared to fire underperformers. She explained at IGNITION why she relished firing 25% of her sales […]