Facebook Testing Fake News Warnings
Facebook is reportedly working on warning labels for fake news content. We'll see how that works. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Hawaii To See Foot of Snow
The forecast in Hawaii is calling for an entire foot of snow. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has some details on snow in The Aloha State.
Netflix Binge-Worthy Shows to Download Now
Netflix announced its groundbreaking move in allowing users to download certain Netflix content, the only question is, where do I start? Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
The Most Instagrammed Place In Every State
In a new world of photo sharing and filters, and as 2016 nears its end, USA Today put together a list of the most photographed places in every state pulled from Instagram data thanks to the app's 500 million users. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
Finally, Beer for Dogs
If you have longed to share a beer with your dog, look no further than Snuffle Dog Beer. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Here's The Best Way to Get A Raise
There's a lot of studies out there that look into how to get the most money out of a raise. Here's the best method. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.
Burger King Is Bringing Back Cheesy Tots
Burger King has been listening to all the requests they've gotten on social media and is bringing back their cheesy tots. To celebrate they're bringing back a famous scene from 'Napoleon Dynamite'.
Police 'Threaten' Drunk Drivers with Nickelback Songs
Canadian police have a "bizarre way" to get people to think twice before hopping behind the wheel while intoxicated; maybe forcing them to listen to Nickelback tunes on the way to jail? Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Forbes Releases Music's Top Earners
Forbes has its annual list of music's top earners. You may or may not be surprised by who shows up. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).
Todo Sobre el Nuevo Show de Jennifer Lopez
A la super girl BOSS Jennifer Lopez no le basta con todo el éxito que ha alcanzado como actriz, cantante, bailarina y productora. Lopez se prepara para el lanzamiento de su nuevo reality show de baile titulado “World of Dance”. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) tiene más.
You Can Have Dinner With Santa in the Sky
Take your Christmas dining experience to a whole new level, literally. Enjoy a meal with none other that Santa and his reindeers all the way up in the sky in Brussels. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Brain Scans Could Replace Polygraph Tests
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania are saying they had more success in determining a lie with an MRI machine than with a polygraph test. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).
NASA Needs Your Help Solving The Deep 'Space Poop Challenge'
NASA is asking for everyone's help in coming up with new ways they can handle needs the human beings who are astronauts have in terms of waste. They're calling in 'The Poop Challenge' and there's a reward in it too. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
People Panic Over Instagram Update
Instagram users will now be alerted when someone takes a screenshot of photos or videos from their Instagram Stories. Buzz60's Djenane Beaulieu (@djenanebeaulieu) reports.
Nature is Good for the Brain
We know exercising keeps you healthy and nature is good for you too, but exercising in nature is even better! Buzz60's Djenane Beaulieu (@djenanebeaulieu) has the story
Scientists Say Time Travel Is Possible
Scientists from Griffith University and the University of California are saying their research is leading them to say that parallel universes exist and time travel is possible. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Best Cyber Monday Deals of 2016
Need to get some holiday shopping done but you didn't feel like braving the Black Friday mobs? Click around and save at these retailers during Cyber Monday. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Online Sales Spike Ahead of Cyber Monday
Even before Cyber Monday, the day designed specifically for deals for online shoppers, the spending has already been big, and experts see that trend continuing. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Official 'Game of Thrones' Wines Coming Soon
HBO is partnering with Vintage Wine Estates to bring fans of 'Game of Thrones' three official wines. There will be a Cabernet Sauvignon, a Chardonnay and a Red Wine. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).
Check Out Kate Middleton Inspired Royal Cafe
From rags to riches, this cafe in Melbourne Australia is channeling its inner Kate Middleton with an all new cafe inspired by none other than The Duchess of Cambridge herself. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
How Much Do Parents Spend on Toys?
Have you ever wondered how much money parents spend on toys while their children are at home? Or how many toys the average home has? Thanks to a study from The Toy Industry Association, we have the answers. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Cars Opened by Selfies?
Jaguar Land Rover is applying for a patent for a technology that would apparently allow a car to recognize the owner approaching and unlock its door. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Spend Your Next Luxury Vacation in a UFO in the Woods
Looking to make your next vacation a completely unforgettable experience Consider a night away in the Swedish woods enjoying incredible views all the way from your tree house! Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Snack Maker Cheetos Comes out with $20,000 Jewelry Set
When you think luxury jewelry, you don't typically think of snack maker Cheetos as offering such a product. But just in time for the holidays, you can get your hands on a $20,000 jewelry set. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Where Thanksgiving Calories Hide
Thanksgiving can be very challenging to those of us who are dieting. Here are some of places the most calories are hiding in a traditional meal. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).
Now is the Best Time to Get a Credit Card
With the holidays around the corner, now is the best time to get a credit card because of all of the various signup bonuses. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Sad Reasons People Returned Retail Items
A Reddit thread discussed some of the saddest reasons retail employees have heard when it comes to people returning things. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).
United's 'Carry-on Baggage Ban' Causes Headaches Before Takeoff
United Airlines just rolled out a new "Basic Economy" fare, and it's causing headaches because most passengers are essentially banned from having a carry-on bag, will be the last to board and can't pre-select seats. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Donald Trump Voodoo Doll Sales Surging
A small business that was making political voodoo dolls is seeing a surge in orders coming in from products that resemble the President-Elect. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.
#ReasonsToSkipThanksgiving Is Taking Over Twitter
With thanksgiving less than one week away some people are less than excited about the upcoming holiday and are taking to Twitter to show it with some pretty hilarious reasons. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
Yo-Yo Dieting Increases Risk of Heart Related Death
Losing and gaining weight repeatedly increases your risk for sudden cardiac death by 3 and a half times, according to a new study from The American Heart Association. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) explores their findings.
Man Robs Pizza Store in the Nude
Baltimore County Police are looking for an unidentified man who robbed a Slice of Towson. He inexplicably stripped to the nude before robbing the store of their cash. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Why Traveling Makes You Happier Than Shopping
It's holiday season, which also means it’s shopping season. Most people think that buying that special object they so badly wanted will bring them happiness, and yes, it does, but it doesn’t last. So what does? Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Why You Shouldn't Rinse Your Turkey
The USDA is giving a very good reason for why you shouldn't rinse your turkey. It may have the opposite of your intended effect. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Thanksgiving by the Numbers
Thanksgiving is America’s second favorite holiday after Christmas, of course and people go all out for their festivities. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulveda87) has the details.
Police Seeking 'Gumball Bandit'
Police in Florida are seeking a man dubbed the 'Gumball Bandit' who stole a candy machine from a restaurant, and it's caught on camera. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
These Boxers Aim to Block Radiation
Spartan, a new brand out of France, has designed high-tech underwear they claim can block 99% of all cellular and wi-fi radiation. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.
Which Country Drinks the Most Alcohol?
The Daily Viz created an interactive map that answers the question of which country consumes the most alcohol. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
This is Why Being Tickled Makes You Laugh
A team of scientists set out to answer the all-important question: why does tickling make us laugh? And they used rats to help them in their quest. (@angelikakade) has the story.
Dog Was Scared to Look at Rescuers
A dog was rescued from Israel by Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary, and at first wouldn't even look at his rescuers. Then she had a quick change of heart. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Most Expensive Telescope Will Let Us See Farther Back Than Ever Before
NASA's highly anticipated James Webb Space Telescope has been 20 years in the making. It's finally completed and is undergoing several rounds of testing before a launch in 2018. It will let scientists see things they have never seen before. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Your Soda Might Get More Expensive
Soda giants PepsiCo and Coca-Cola aren't going to like this. Voters in four U.S. cities overwhelmingly passed a soda tax, and more taxes could be coming. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Trump Will Join Disney’s Hall of Presidents
Newly elected president of the United States Donald Trump is going to Disney! Well maybe not him personally but his figure will. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.
Super Earth Most Common Planet Type
A new paper is suggesting that the most common type of planet out there is what scientists are calling a super earth. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.
Alec Baldwin Does Not Hate Donald Trump
In an interview with "The Brian Lehrer Show", Alec Baldwin discussed his role on SNL portraying the now President-Elect, Donald Trump. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Scientists Find Cure To Jet Lag
By testing the brains of fruit flies, researchers have found a gene affecting jet lag. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.
Social Media Helps With Voting #ElectionDay
Social Media platforms are spoon feeding information to users about voting. Any questions, just look. While twitter bots are taking over the conversations. Alyse Barker (@IamAlyseBarker) has the story.
Can You Take a Voting Booth Selfie?
If you are wanting to take a voting booth selfie, it is only legal in some states. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) shares the states where you could get into trouble.
"Game Of Thrones" Season 7 Spoilers Are Out
"Game of Thrones" Season 7 spoilers have hit the internet. Some speculate they could be released by HBO to create even more hype around the hit show. Alyse Barker (@IamAlyseBarker) has the story.
Here's What Happens If You're On Line To Vote When the Polls Close
Many Americans will head out to the polls to vote for who they feel should become the next president. In some places lines will form that will take a very long time. What happens if you're on line and the polls close? Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the answer.
Top 5 Best Places Disappointed Voters Should Move To
Cher said “I’m gonna have to leave the planet” if Donald Trump wins, which led us to think what’s our contingency plan if we don’t like the election results? Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
'Starship Troopers' Getting a Reboot
The Hollywood Reporter is saying that 'Starship Troopers' is going to be getting a reboot with a potential new franchise. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Why Men and Women Regret One Night Stands
With online dating taking over, the dating scene has become more about casual interactions. But a new study reveals both women and men feel blue right after a one night stand. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.
Big News For Doritos Fans
Fans of Doritos' Loaded are getting some big news as they'll be able to get their favorite snack in an easier way! Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Get Obsessed With Dessert Nachos
Nachos are heaven sent pieces of goodness, and the best part is: there are no rules to follow when it comes to making them. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Welcome to Cuffing Season
Ladies and gentlemen, it's scramble time, welcome to cuffing season 2016. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains some eye-popping stats the dating app Lux found in a poll.
America's Fattest State is...
WalletHub has conducted a study and we now know which state is the fattest. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) discusses the states that are the fattest and skinniest.
Penguin Detectives Wanted
Do you like animals? Do you want to help them? You may be able to become a penguin detective. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains how.
Quieting Sun Heading Towards Solar Minimum
NASA keeps an eye on the sun, it's important. They're noticing the sun's activity is heading towards a minimum, a part of the sun's natural cycle. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
New Peach Emoji Doesn't Look Like a Butt, People Can't Even Deal
Apple just released a preview of iOS 10.2 which means a bunch of new additions have been added to its emoji library, but people aren't happy with the redesigned peach. It no longer looks like a butt and people are devastated. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
MIT Developing Bomb Detecting Plants
MIT is working on bomb detecting plants. In the future it could be used to detect pollution and predict droughts. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Oreo Flavors Recalled Over Unlisted Milk Allergen
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the maker of Oreos has issued a voluntary recall of two flavors after an inspection found they were manufactured on equipment that processes milk. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Best Places for Fall Foliage
Airbnb is putting out the places that became hotspots this fall for people trying to spend time around the leaves that were a changing. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Favorite Halloween Candy by State
Thanks to a survey by Influenster, we now know which candy is each state's favorite. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) shares some of the more unusual choices.
Huge Halloween Candy Sales are a Treat for Economy
Halloween candy sales are projected to increase 5.5% this year, the strongest rise since 2011, and it's good news for the economy and for those with a sweet tooth. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Loch Ness Monster in Alaska?
A video taken by a government photographer has people thinking there may be a Loch Ness Monster in an Alaskan river. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes
As usual, celebrities used their money and social media status to show us their amazing Halloween costumes. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) shares some of her favorites.
Watching Horror Films May Be Good for You
The feeling of the adrenaline rushing through our bodies, has kept us heading to the movies for years in search of that big scare. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.
Parking Space Bargain in NYC for $185,000
If you live in New York City, your parking nightmares could be over! As long as you have an extra $185,000 to spend on a parking space. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
The iPhone 7 Secret: Is One Model Much Slower?
Reports show the newest versions of the iPhone 7 are powered by different modems and one is slower. Here's how to tell what speed yours is. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.
Human Urine Destroying Church Built in 1300s
It's almost unbelievable to think but a church in Germany, the Ulm Minster, whose construction began in the 1300's and boasts the world's biggest church tower is in trouble and the culprit is human urine. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
7 Healthy Things You Can Have At Starbucks
Whether you are looking to grab a bite or just have coffee, pay attention to the healthiest options Starbucks has to offer. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Mixing Alcohol and Energy Drinks May Affect Young Minds Like Cocaine
Mixing alcohol and energy drinks may be more dangerous to adolescent minds than we thought. A new study in mice is suggesting that highly caffeinated beverages when combined with alcohol could affect the mind as adversely as cocaine. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
You’ve Been Holding Your Coffee Wrong
Coffee is one of the most popular beverages ever, so would you be surprise if I tell you you’ve been holding it wrong? Chances are you are. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Cruise Offering 6 Mystery Destinations
Would you take a cruise to unknown destinations? That's what Bolsover Cruise Club is offering. A cruise with flights, six destinations in 16 days that can be completely a surprise if you want it to be. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
'Walking Dead' Season 7 Premiere Breaks Twitter Record
The highly anticipated premiere of 'The Walking Dead' caused fans a lot of anguish. Anguish they seemingly took to Twitter to deal with. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains how the episode broke a Twitter record.
Mexican Beer Company Trolls Trump Supporters
Cucapa Beer trolled Donald Trump supporters in Los Angeles with a t-shirt that changed from pro to anti trump with extensive time in the sun. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Survey Reveals What Kids Really Want When it Comes to Travel
Since children pretty much decide where to go on family holidays, travel website Booking.com did a survey with kids from around the world to find out what are their priorities when it comes to traveling. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
A New Willy Wonka Movie Is Happening
Warner Brothers has signed on to create a new Willy Wonka movie. This time it will be based on Willy Wonka's earlier life. Alyse Barker (@IamAlyseBarker) has the story.
Man Tries to Trade Weed for Cop's Snowmobile
Weed may be legal in a few places in the U.S. but that still doesn't make it a currency. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains how a man tried to use weed to buy a snowmobile and how that worked out for him.
Uranus May Have Two More Moons Within its Rings
Scientists combing through data from the voyager craft which breezed by Uranus in 1986 are suggesting there may be two more moons than were expected. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Travelers Vote for the Best Airlines of 2016
Flying can be real rough if you're on the wrong airline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) walks everyone through the five airlines voted by the people to be the best operating in the U.S.
Ghost Pepper Puts Hole in Man's Esophagus
A 47-year-old man ended up in the hospital with a 1-inch hole in his esophagus after an extreme eating contest involving the infamous ghost pepper. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
Kids Across The Country Cast Their Votes in Mock Election
Clinton wins the election, if it were held today and the voters were kids. Don’t laugh. The Scholastic News poll results have accurately reflected what parents do at the real polls in every presidential election since 1964. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulveda87) has more.