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  • Netflix testing commercials, insists they are not commercials (and how to opt out)

    Netflix wants you to believe a commercial is not a commercial. The popular streaming service recently started testing video promotions between episodes and movies. A company spokesperson also pushed back on the term “commercials,” and insisted the “personalized recommendations” are for other shows and movies on Netflix. Some Reddit users, who were apparently part of the test, said they were unable to skip the video promos. Other users said they did see a “skip” button.” In a statement to CNN, Netflix […]

  • ‘Not today, buddy’: Mom catches man spying on daughter in store dressing room

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A woman’s encounter with a man accused of spying on her 12-year-old daughter is going viral. Salt Lake City police arrested 36-year-old Jorge Leon-Alfaro after witnesses said he tried to record the girl from an adjacent dressing room stall inside the Rue 21 store at Brickyard Plaza on Saturday, according to KSTU. The girl’s mother tracked the man down and recorded her comments toward him as she waited for police to arrive. “This right here […]

  • Photo of newborn baby surrounded by IVF syringes goes viral

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — A photo of a newborn baby surrounded by In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) syringes has gone viral. Samantha Packer, of Packer Family Photography in Glendale, Arizona, took a photo of Patricia and Kimberly O’Neill’s newborn baby on Aug 10. Packer told WJW that after the mothers’ newborn photo session, they asked if she would incorporate the IVF syringes into the photos.  Packer said she “chose to align them in a heart with all of the needles facing inward so […]

  • 105-year-old veteran of three wars finally receives college diploma

    SAN DIEGO – Centenarian Bill Vogt celebrated a date 83 years in the making Thursday, finally receiving his diploma from San Diego State University. Vogt is the last remaining SDSU student to have attended classes at the school’s old campus in University Heights, and though he graduated in 1935, he never received his printed diploma. That changed Thursday, when the 105-year-old was presented with a diploma at SDSU’s alumni center. The certificate, retro-dated to Feb. 1, 1935, lists his area […]

  • Teen daughter shoots, kills mother’s abusive boyfriend

    RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. —  A North Carolina teenager was “justified” when she shot and killed a man who was strangling her mother, according to the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. In a news release, deputies said 46-year-old Steven Kelley was assaulting his girlfriend inside the couple’s home on Aug. 8. when he yelled he was “going to cut (the woman’s) throat and kill everyone in the house,” deputies said in a news release. The woman’s 12-year-old son grabbed a gun and handed it to […]

  • Baby born at 18:18 on 8-18-18

    LOVELAND, Colo. — A girl born in northern Colorado over the weekend has a pretty special birthday. Luciana Castillo was born Aug. 18, 2018. “She was two days late, actually,” her mother Erika Crespin told KDVR. Lucy must have been waiting specifically for the 18. The date she was born, 8-18-18, is a palindrome, meaning it is the same forward as it is backward. “When we were getting ready to push I was like ‘At least she’ll be born on […]

  • Neglected, abandoned horse bonds with golden retriever at rescue shelter

    UNION COUNTY, N.C. — A mini horse who was severely neglected has forged a beautiful friendship with a dog who helped save his life. A viral video shows just how special each of the animals are to each other. The video was posted by Darlene Kindle, of Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance, earlier this month. Kindle said she was contacted in late July after Sammy the horse was first found wandering the streets. He was “skin and bones,” and she […]

  • These 10 states are in dire need of road repair

    The least we can expect from our roads is functionality. But America’s infrastructure is crumbling, and many states across the nation are paying the price. The United States recently earned a D+ rating from the American Society of Civil Engineers’ 2017 Infrastructure Report Card. Furthermore, the country ranks ninth in the world for infrastructure, according to the World Economic Forum. Poorly maintained roads and bridges are not economically sustainable, as roadways are vital elements of local supply chains and the […]

  • Crocodiles found eating man’s body at luxury Cancun golf course

    CANCUN, Mexico – Authorities found a man’s body being eaten by crocodiles at a Mexican golf course Friday, according to Noticaribe. The body was found floating in a lagoon near the 18th hole at the private Iberostar Golf Club Cancun, part of an upscale resort in the tourist zone of the city. PRELIMINAR | INÉDITO HALLAZGO EN ZONA HOTELERA: Localizan cuerpo de una persona cuando era devorado por cocodrilos frente a campo de golf en Cancún https://t.co/x14nMcSUCj pic.twitter.com/RfiHf2IF5M — Noticaribe […]