Who else might be following Panthers owner Jerry Richardson out the door?

Hopefully allegations surrounding owner are isolated incident. But we know better. In a letter published on the team’s website, Richardson didn’t address his alleged misdeeds but did say, “I believe that it is time to turn the franchise over to new ownership” and that he hopes that “everyone in this organization, both on and off […]

U.S. helped thwart major attack in St. Petersburg: U.S., Russia say

The United States provided intelligence to Russia that helped thwart a potentially deadly bomb attack in St. Petersburg, U.S. and Russian officials said on Sunday, in a rare public show of cooperation despite deep strains between the two countries. 3 Min Read MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States provided intelligence to Russia that helped thwart […]

Local Roots: Farm-in-a-box coming to a distribution center near you

Ars checks out shipping-container farming that’s said to have price parity with farms. These two fresh-faced LA boys founded Local Roots four years ago. Their first purchases were broken-down, 40-foot shipping containers—this is apparently easy to do, since it is cheaper for shipping companies to just churn out new ones rather than fix broken ones. […]

Young female monkeys use deer as ‘outlet for sexual frustration’

Adolescent female Japanese macaques mount deer and rub on their backs, perhaps as a way to practise sexual behaviour before they are old enough to mate Just monkeying around? Adolescent female monkeys mount deer and rub themselves on the deers’ backs, apparently to practise sex when they are too young to be chosen by adult […]

Steepest railway opens in Switzerland

The specially designed barrel-shaped carriages rotate as it ascends precipitous mountain slopes. The world’s steepest funicular railway has opened to the public in Switzerland. Specially constructed cylindrical carriages have been used to ensure that passengers can stay upright. The floors tilt, adjusting to the slope as the funicular climbs 110m (360ft) over a distance of […]

Putin thanks Trump for CIA tip he says stopped bomb plot

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin telephoned U.S. President Donald Trump Sunday to thank him for a CIA tip that helped thwart a series of bombings in St. Petersburg, the Kremlin and the White House said. During the call, the two leaders’ second in three days, Putin expressed gratitude for the CIA information. The […]

Die USA schaffen die Netzneutralität ab

Trotz anhaltender Proteste hat die Federal Communications Commission (FCC) die Netzneutralität in den USA de facto abgeschafft. Breitbandkonzerne können in Zukunft beliebig hohe Gebühren für bessere Datenverbindungen für Streaming-Anbieter und andere Dienste verlangen. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Trotz anhaltender Proteste hat die Federal Communications Commission (FCC) die Netzneutralität in den USA de facto […]

Man sprays dog with hot water, locks in freezer

The Yorkshire terrier was missing skin and hair. Subscribed, but don’t have a login? A West Monroe man is facing one charge of aggravated animal cruelty after he reportedly sprayed a dog with hot water before putting her in the freezer. Photos of Bitty Boo courtesy of Sara Durbin. Ashley Mott Bitty Boo was reportedly […]