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  • Science and KFC have blessed us with a firelog that smells like fried chicken

    Who needs a yule log for the holidays when you can get one that smells like fried chicken? It sounds a little out there, but it’s a real thing. KFC is selling a limited-edition firelog that gives off the aroma of fried chicken. Introducing the 11 Herbs & Spices Firelog from Enviro-Log®, the best way to make a fire smell less like fire and more like fried chicken. Get yours today at — KFC (@kfc) December 13, 2018 […]

  • Watch this man’s emotional reaction to finding out he’s getting new lungs

    CHICAGO — Video captured the moment when Kevin D’Agostino learned his life would change forever. His family woke him up in the middle of the night to give him the news — he would be receiving a much-needed lung transplant. “No way mom, not tonight! NO WAY!” he said in the video, simply shocked and overjoyed. Kevin’s brother Michael posted the video to Facebook and Instagram, with an update that Kevin’s surgery at Loyola University Medical Center went well. The video […]

  • ‘Momo Challenge,’ a dangerous viral game, prompts warnings to parents

    NEW JERSEY — A disturbing viral trend called the “Momo Challenge” centers around a creepy image of a woman. Children as young as 6 years old have reportedly been swept up into the challenge, which promises death to victims who don’t follow the orders of the character. The Brick Township Board of Education, in New Jersey, sent home a warning letter stating, “the ‘Momo Challenge’ can be found on Facebook or through WhatsApp, and is disturbing in nature.” It starts […]

  • Mother travels to Mexico to find man accused of molesting her young son

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. – A mother from Colorado traveled to Mexico to find the man accused of sexually assaulting her son. Now months after the trip, the suspect entered a plea deal and could face up to 20 years in prison, according to KDVR. Andrew Vanderwal faces the sexual assault charges. He didn’t show up to a court date in 2017, and that’s when a mother says she took matters into her own hands. “I knew I had to do […]

  • Outrage over ‘Deadpool’ poster that mimics an iconic LDS painting of Jesus Christ

    SALT LAKE CITY – An online petition is demanding the removal of a Deadpool poster, calling it a form of religious discrimination, according to KSTU. A self-proclaimed anti-hero like Deadpool has no business being compared to Jesus Christ, according to the petition. “A movie character which is all about crude humor and satire and sarcasm. They would see it being as precisely the opposite of the kind of characters and virtues that Jesus embodies,” said Patrick Mason, chair of Mormon […]

  • Mom says 1-year-old looked like he was ‘mauled by animal’ after daycare attack

    PASCAGOULA, Miss. – A 1-year-old boy is recovering after his mother said he was attacked by another child at a Mississippi daycare. WLOX reports that Letoye Sutter said it happened last week at a 24-hour daycare called Pooh and the Crew in Pascagoula. Sutter told WLOX over the phone that the woman who was watching the children at the time stepped away to light a fireplace, and when she came back, Dakota Hudson was covered in blood and was screaming. According […]

  • Del Monte recalls Fiesta Corn in 25 states over possible contamination

    WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Del Monte Foods Inc. is recalling 62,242 cases of Fiesta Corn Season with Red & Green Peppers as a precautionary measure after the food wasn’t processed correctly – which could lead to deadly contamination. The recall effects 25 states and 12 international locations. Del Monte says in a news release , “These deviations were part of the commercial sterilization process and could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, which could lead to life-threatening illness if […]

  • ‘They think I’m dead’: Man kidnapped, strangled and left tied up in truck calls 911

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – A man who was kidnapped, tied up and left for dead in the back of a truck managed to call Cleveland police, according to WJW. “I need the police. I’m in the back of a truck,” David Mitchell told the operator in 911 audio obtained by the news station. “They think I’m dead, but I’m not dead.” Mitchell, his voice shaking with emotion, said he got jumped from behind, off of East Boulevard, and thrown in the back […]

  • Pennsylvania man’s wife found tied to anchor; he claimed suicide

    ERIE, Pa. – A Pennsylvania man who hoped to shack up with his girlfriend after killing his wife of 25 years will instead be confined to a prison bed for life. Christopher Leclair maintained his innocence even as a judge sentenced him to life in prison without parole on Tuesday, describing the June 10, 2017, murder of 51-year-old Karen Leclair as the most calculated and sophisticated he’s seen, per #BREAKING: An Erie County judge sentenced Christopher LeClair to life in prison without […]

  • Police open fire on steer that escaped from Wisconsin meat market

    CAMPBELLSPORT, Wis. – Police said they were forced to shoot a runaway steer after the 1,500-pound animal broke free at a meat market and charged through the streets of Campbellsport, Wisconsin. “That’s something you don’t see everyday,” village resident Robert Teeple remembered thinking after his surveillance system alerted him to movement outside his home at 6 a.m. on Tuesday. Tuesday is processing day at a nearby meat market and the steer broke through a gate, according to WITI. “It was running through neighborhoods, […]

  • Tampons recalled over ‘quality-related defect’

    Kimberly-Clark has announced a recall of a type of tampon after issues with the items falling apart upon removal, in some cases,  leaving behind pieces inside women’s bodies. According to a press release, the recalled product is U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, regular absorbency, sold throughout the U.S. and Canada. Kimberly-Clark calls the issue a “quality-related defect that could impact the performance of this product.” Retailers have been alerted to remove the lot numbers from shelves and post notifications in […]