Diver in Thai cave rescue says the bravest boys were likely rescued first

Channel News Asia/Screenshot An Australian diver who helped rescue 12 Thai soccer players and their coach from a flooded cave said it was likely the bravest boys were rescued first. It was previously reported the weakest boys came out first. But diver Craig Challen said the decision was not made by medical experts, and instead […]

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall were warned to avoid this country during Asia tour

Prince Charles, 70, and the Duchess of Cornwall, 69 have been on a number of official visits in recent years as the heir to the throne increases his royal duties. Last year, the couple travelled to Southeast Asia as part of an 11-day tour exploring the region. It became the most expensive royal trip with […]

The boys in the Thai cave were given anti-anxiety drugs during the rescue to help get them out

Police Thailand News/Facebook via Reuters The boys stranded in the flooded Thai cave complex were given anti-anxiety pills to calm their nerves while taken out of the cave, Thailand’s prime minister has said. A rescue diver previously floated a more radical plan of drugging the boys so they were practically unconscious and having divers carry […]

‘Those are stupid people’: Trump reportedly tried to calm Putin after he complained that White House officials were trying to stop them from speaking

Associated Press/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump reportedly sought to ease Russian President Vladimir Putin’s concerns that White House officials were trying to block a phone call between the two. After Putin told Trump that White House advisers were trying to interfere, Trump reportedly called those advisers “stupid people,” and told Putin he “shouldn’t listen to […]

The four boys rescued from a Thai cave were reportedly the weakest

REUTERS/Stringer Rescuers reportedly took the four weakest boys out of the Tham Luang caves first as the mission to free the 12 boys and their coach began on Sunday. Several media outlets reported the initial plan was to start with the strongest boys first, but the plan seems to have been reversed. Efforts to free the […]

We visited a convenience-store chain with a Texas cult following, and we were amazed by what we found

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Buc-ee’s is a convenience-store chain with a cult following across Texas.  The chain serves as a super-sized highway pit stop complete with “world-famous” bathrooms, branded t-shirts, a beef jerky bar, a wide-ranging home decor section, and fresh-made fudge.  We visited Texas to see if Buc-ee’s could live up to the hype, and […]

What we’re using: Getting back on the smart bike saddle

Bike rental services are spreading, going beyond early adopter epicenters like New York, London and Tokyo. And it’s dockless systems that seem to be gaining both more traction and umbrage. Daniel Cooper explains why Ofo’s bikesharing platform has totally replaced his own bike. Daniel Cooper Senior Editor Norwich is a vibrant, bohemian city with a […]

Sony finally responds to the backlash over its exclusionary PlayStation 4 policy: ‘We’re hearing it’

Epic Games Sony’s PlayStation 4 is the most popular game console in the world, with nearly 80 million sold. Sony refuses to allow PlayStation 4 games to function with competing platforms, like Microsoft’s Xbox One and Nintendo’s Switch. With Microsoft and Nintendo embracing “cross-play,” and consumers embracing the concept, Sony’s refusal to allow cross-play looks […]

Avengers Infinity War DEATHS were revealed in Captain America Civil War? THIS scene proof?

The Marvel epic saw some huge superhero deaths when Thanos snapped his fingers. But were they subtly revealed two years previously in Captain America: Civil War? One Tumblr user has spotted that the Sokovia Accords scene at the Avengers HQ had all the survivors on one side of the table and those who died on […]