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'HORNDOG HIGH' CASE Teen seduced by married teacher awarded $750G

A former New York City high school football player who was seduced by his marrie

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CONFEDERATE COVER-UP Charlottesville covers statues in black shrouds

Workers in Charlottesville, Va. shrouded statues of Confederate Gen. Robert E. L

Politics
ALMOST THERE? Paperwork in place for Trump to pardon Arpaio

The necessary legal paperwork is in place for President Trump to pardon former A

Religion
A Time to Weep

When I was a child, my pastor used to tell us that if things are going really ba

Lifestyle
How cooking with a cast-iron skillet can benefit your health

The reasons why we love a classic cast-iron skillet include but are in

Outdoors
Florida firefighter catches 409-pound fish

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –  A local firefighter may have made the biggest

News

News
'HORNDOG HIGH' CASE Teen seduced by married teacher awarded $750G

A former New York City high school football player who was seduced by his married female teacher has been awarded $750,000 in damages. Kevin Eng was only 16 years old ...

CONFEDERATE COVER-UP Charlottesville covers statues in black shrouds

Workers in Charlottesville, Va. shrouded statues of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson in black on Wednesday as the city grapple...

Museum visitors damage 800-year-old coffin

An 800-year-old stone coffin was damaged earlier this month, after visitors placed a child inside the sarcophagus for an apparent photo op, the Southend Echo re...

Business

Business
Ford in talks to launch joint-venture electric car company in China

Ford Motor Co. is in discussions with a Chinese automaker about creating a joint venture to build electric cars in China.   The American automaker has entered ...

Dell and Apple are the big winners in second-quarter notebook sales

Apple recorded very strong notebook sales figures in the second quarter of 2017, thanks in no small part to the release of its revised 12-inch MacBook. The company shippe...

Supercomputer set to launch on space station mission

A supercomputer built by Hewlett Packard Enterprise will be on board a SpaceX spacecraft when it launches on a resupply mission to the International Space Station Monday....

Lifestyle

Lifestyle
How cooking with a cast-iron skillet can benefit your health

The reasons why we love a classic cast-iron skillet include but are in no way limited to the following: Pizza. Burgers. Peach crisp. Giant b...

Mail-in tick testing kit speeds up Lyme disease diagnosis

Lyme disease can become seriously debilitating if it isn’t treated early on. But if you are bitten by a tick, it can be tough to know if you’ve actually contr...

'Lost city' reveals secrets

Experts working on the 700-year-old abandoned site of Engaruka in Tanzania have revealed farming practices that could be useful in modern agriculture. Researchers from...

Outdoors

Outdoors
Florida firefighter catches 409-pound fish

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –  A local firefighter may have made the biggest catch in his lifetime.   Over the weekend, James Taylor, a Bradenton firefight...

Tough Mudder: What it's like to compete alongside the World’s Toughest Mudder

The words "relentless" and "unwavering" not only characterize the Tough Mudder obstacle courses, but Stefanie Bishop herself. Stef Bishop is the cu...

Great white surprises anglers

Captain Hap Farrell says Saturday’s fishing trip was “nothing special,” but the footage he captured from his boat is going viral nonetheless. Farrell...

Education

Education
This Day in History - August 23

August 23   634 – Arabian Caliph, Abu Bakr, dies 1244 – Frederick II and his Turks expel the Crusaders from Jerusalem 1305 – Scottish patr...

This Day in History - August 22

August 22 1241 – Pope Gregory IX dies 1350 – Philip VI is succeeded by John II aka John the Good as king of France 1358 – Isabella of France di...

This Day in History - August 21

August 21 1129 – Warrior Yoritomo is made Shogun in Japan 1525 – Estevao Gomes returns to Portugal after a failed expedition to find a clear waterway to...

Politics

Politics
ALMOST THERE? Paperwork in place for Trump to pardon Arpaio

The necessary legal paperwork is in place for President Trump to pardon former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio should he decide to do so, Fox News has learned.  Trump ...

Gun dealers bid adieu to Obama 'Operation Choke Point' program

Gun dealers from around the country who found themselves caught in the cross-hairs of the Obama administration’s Operation Choke Point program are hailing its demis...

Huffington Post Claims White People Only Excel in 'Excessive Eating,' Discrimination, and 'Saluting Like Nazis'

In a poor attempt at humor, The Huffington Post posted a piece mocking white people, claiming whites are only good at excessive eating, discriminating against blacks, and...

Sports

Sports
ATHLETE GETS ROASTED George Foreman slams Kaepernick as unpatriotic

The world's most famous grill maker just grilled two of today's most famous athletes. George Foreman took down Colin Kaepernick and Kevin Durant on a podcast M...

Floyd Mayweather: I'll make $300M in 36 minutes for McGregor fight

Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather says he’s not only going to defeat UFC lightweight star Conor McGregor on August 26, but will walk away with $300 million or “be...

Aaron Rodgers has a new gal?

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers really has moved on from his former longtime girlfriend, actress Olivia Munn. Rodgers was spotted o...

Entertainment

Entertainment
SEXY SELFIE SCANDAL Celebrities threaten suit over massive pic hack

Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods are among several celebrities whose private photos were stolen and leaked online in the latest hack. Miley Cyrus, "American Idol"...

'Flip or Flop's' Christina El Moussa opens up about her divorce

      NOW PLAYING 'Flip or Flop' stars' marriage flops “Flip or Flop’s” Christina El Moussa is hitting ...

HGTV's Nicole Curtis announces 'Rehab Addict' will return in October

      NOW PLAYING Rehab Addict star fights back The wait for Season 8 of "Rehab Addict" is finally over. Nicole Curtis c...

Technology

Technology
Digital rights group warns that Google's stance on neo-Nazis is 'dangerous'

The Electronic Frontier Foundation warns the decision by Google, GoDaddy and Cloudflare to expel white supremacist site the Daily Stormer from their services has worrying...

New Android malware can secretly steal your credit card data, calls and texts

At this point, we assume that most savvy Android users know to be on the lookout for suspicious apps and download prompts, but even as smartphone users become more aware ...

Scientists create world's first mutant ants with gene editing technology

It may sound like a script for a science fiction movie, but scientists have created the world’s first mutant ants. Two independent research teams have harnessed ...

Religion

Religion
A Time to Weep

When I was a child, my pastor used to tell us that if things are going really badly, not to despair, because it won’t be that way forever, and if things are going r...

Yes, I AM Unapologetic

I want to get one thing straight right now: Yes, I AM unapologetic about where I stand on issues. Many people have accused me of being uncaring, ignorant, racist, or...

LET US PRAY Ivy school faces fine over Muslim worship breaks

Columbia University faces fines up to $250,000 from New York City's Commission on Human Rights after a Muslim former employee accused the university of not ...

Weather

Weather
Hurricane Franklin slams into Mexico's Gulf Coast

Hurricane Franklin weakened into a tropical storm early Thursday after slamming into Mexico's Central Gulf Coast. But the storm still posed a threat to a mountainous ...

Drenching rains from Tropical Storm Emily slam Florida

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –  Tropical Storm Emily churned ashore near Tampa Bay on Monday, starting a trek across the peninsula amid drenching rains and fears of sc...

Tropical Storm Hilary expected to become a hurricane

Tropical Storm Hilary is “likely to become a hurricane by Monday and a major hurricane by Tuesday,” the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said Sunday....