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BuzzFeed and CNN Partner for New YouTube Channel BuzzFeed and CNN Partner for New YouTube Channel

Viral content site BuzzFeed and CNN have partnered to create a brand new YouTube channel that will see BuzzFeed repurpose CNN content in a more viral fashion. According to The Wall Street Journal, the content will be specifically designed to …

Papa John’s Racist Voicemail Came From Trayvon Martin’s Community
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Papa John’s has issued a public apology after a delivery driver accidentally left a racist voicemail for a customer in Sanford, Florida, an area known across the country as the home of Trayvon Martin. Somehow, the driver butt-dialed the customer …

Sen. Rand Paul Introduces Online Privacy Protection Bill Sen. Rand Paul Introduces Online Privacy Protection Bill
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There’s not a lack of online privacy protection bills floating around Congress at the moment, but it can’t hurt to have one more. On Thursday, Sen. Rand Paul introduced the Fourth Amendment Preservation and Protection Act, or S. 1037, to …

Yelp: We Don’t Extort Small Businesses Yelp: We Don’t Extort Small Businesses
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Yelp has been accused of extorting businesses by burying positive reviews for businesses who won’t advertise with them, and surfacing those reviews if they do advertise. The company staunchly denies that this is happening, but there have been multiple reports …

F-15 Fighter Crashes in Okinawa, Japan

According to multiple publications, a United States Air Force F-15 operating out of Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan has crashed. The report, generated by the Associated Press, also indicates the pilot ejected and survived the incident: A U.S. Air …

Kentucky Police Officer Killed in Ambush
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A Bardstown, Kentucky police officer was shot and killed on Saturday, May 25, in what is being termed as a potential ambush. Details about the homicide are still being filled in, as the police officer, Jason Ellis, was not using …

Wood Carvings So Detailed, They Make Fabric Look Real
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Shop class, that course in high school that was a breeze to get through that you probably didn’t take all that seriously. However, if you were told you would have a chance to end up as talented as Tom Eckert, …

Rolling Thunder Memorial Day Ride Returns to Washington D.C.

Keeping with the spirit behind the Memorial Day celebration, the Rolling Thunder “Ride For Freedom” event is another fantastic way to honor those who have served for the United States. The focus, however, of the Rolling Thunder event is to …

Mermaids: The Body Found Documentary Still Fascinates
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Mermaids have captured our imaginations for years now. From eerie stories about wild creatures luring sailors to their deaths to lovely fantasy tales about long-haired beauties grooming themselves on rocks, people can’t seem to get enough. When Animal Planet aired …

Cat Boarding Is So Simple It Works, Because…Cats

A simple formula is all that’s required to rule the internet these days. Cats + Something Adorable = Internet domination. As is proven by a video meme which has a halfway decent chance at blowing up. If nothing else, people …

John Hammons Dies; Hotel Developer Was 94

Hotel developer and philanthropist John. Q. Hammons has died at the age of 94. According to a statement released by Hammons’ company, he died “peacefully” at his home in Springfield, Missouri on Sunday. Hammons grew up in Fairview, Missouri and …

Nurse Admits Murdering 11 Elderly Patients

An Australian man this week pleaded guilty to murdering 11 elderly residents of a nursing home where he worked briefly in 2011. According to an Australian Associated Press report, 37-year-old Roger Dean admitted during his Australian Supreme Court trial to …

TV Correspondent Killed in Syrian Fighting

With the fighting in Syria showing no signs of slowing, those covering the civil war are now finding themselves in more danger than ever. According to a report from the Associated Press, a Syrian TV correspondent was gunned down on …

Japan Mayor Apologizes For Sex Slaves Comments
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Earlier this month, Osaka, Japan Mayor and co-leader of the Japan Restoration Party, Toru Hashimoto caused controversy by referring Japan’s policy of providing “comfort women” to soldiers in World War II as “necessary.” The women he referred to were taken …

Amanda Bynes’ Arrest Response: ‘I’m Suing Everybody’
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Last Thursday, former child actress Amanda Bynes was arrested at her Manhattan apartment after allegedly throwing a bong out of her window. The police had been called after the Nickelodeon star had allegedly been smoking marijuana in the lobby of …

Skydiver Falls to Death, Parachute Gets Entangled During Dive
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Ken Oka was a well renowned formation skydiver; the 62 year old veteran had taken part in formation skydiving for years. However, a complication during a dive lead Ken Oka to getting his chute wrapped around himself, and he wasn’t …

Watch This Adorable Kid Fall Asleep While Driving

Falling asleep at the wheel is dangerous for an adult. For a kid driving a toy car, it’s kind of adorable. With the added music, it becomes adorable and hilarious. Let’s just hope he learns to not fall asleep at …

3 Tickets Split $50M In Latest Powerball Winnings
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A much smaller Powerball worth $50M has been split between 3 winning tickets. The AP reports that a Florida resident is the third winner of the latest $50M Powerball award. The other two winners were from Louisiana and Delaware. The …

Bill Cowher’s Daughter Is Engaged To Duke Basketball Player Ryan Kelly

Ryan Kelly is well known by Duke fans as being a hard working 6-10 forward who can shoot the three, and play some intense defense. To the rest of the world, he’ll be known as the man who is going …

Boyfriend Wrecks Danica Patrick At Coca-Cola 600
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Danica Patrick’s boyfriend, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., was the cause of a wreck that took out Patrick and Brad Keselowski during this weekend’s Coca-Cola 600. Fox Sports reports that Stenhouse wrecked Patrick on lap 319 of this weekend’s race. He bumped …

Texas Shooting Spree Leaves Two Dead
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A Texas shooting spree over the weekend has left two people, including the shooter, dead. NBC News reports that an unnamed 23-year-old North Carolina resident went on a two-county shooting spree through central Texas over the weekend. Authorities chased the …

N.Y.: 3 Feet Of Snow Blankets Northern Part Of State
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It’s rare to see snow in May, but New York received 3 feet of snow over the Memorial Day weekend. The AP reports that Whiteface Moutain, a ski mountain on the New York border with Vermont, was hit with 3 …

Adrian Peterson On Gay Marriage: “I’m Not With That”
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Adrian Peterson of Minnesota Vikings recently gave his opinion on gay marriage during a radio interview. Fox News reports that Peterson was on a Sirius XM radio interview when the hosts asked what he thought about gay marriage. In short, …

6 Dead In Chicago Shootings Over The Weekend
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Chicago police are reporting that 6 people are dead as a result of shootings over the weekend. The AP reports that 6 people were killed and another 11 wounded in a string of gun violence that took place over the …