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Satirical blank-page book on Brazilian president goes viral

A book purporting to explain why Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro “should be respected and trusted” has gone viral on social media after it became apparent tha...

Satirical blank-page book on Brazilian president goes viral

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Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado wins German book trade Peace Prize The prestigious Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has been awarded to 75-year-old Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado for raising awareness about environmental destruction and the climate crisis....
19:13, 06/18/2019

Brazilian court orders former President Temer to be jailed again A Brazilian court on Wednesday ordered that former President Michel Temer be jailed again over an ongoing investigation into allegations of corruption....
01:39, 05/09/2019

Brazilian president suggests less pooping to help save environment Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday suggesting eating less food, and therefore, defecating less, is an answer to some of the world's problems....
16:42, 08/12/2019

Brazilian President's Pension Bill Advances in the Lower House Brazil’s lower house speaker estimated that an amended proposal to overhaul the nation’s insolvent pension system could save about $245 billion over the next decade, enough to ease fears over a full-blown fiscal crisis....
16:52, 07/03/2019

Brazilian president reveals grand prix will move to Rio for 2020 The Brazilian Grand Prix will move next year to a new purpose-built circuit in Rio de Janeiro that could be named after Ayrton Senna, the country's president has revealed...
22:52, 05/08/2019

Brazilian appeals court votes to free former President Temer A Brazilian appeals court voted on Tuesday to free former President Michel Temer, who was arrested last week for a second time under allegations that he was involved for decades in a corruption scheme....
21:13, 05/14/2019

F1 Brazilian Grand Prix Will Continue at Brand-New Track in Rio, President Announces The contract for the long-troubled and long-threatened Formula One Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos in São Paulo expires next year. According to Brazil’s president, those troubles will be left behind for another city—and newly constructed race trac...
04:13, 05/09/2019

What started the Amazon fires? Brazilian president suggests NGOs, but gives no proof President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday that the fires, which can be seen from space, could be an attempt to make him look bad.        ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Spanish police arrest Brazilian airman with cocaine before president's stopover Spanish police have arrested a member of the Brazilian Air Force who carried three bags full of cocaine on a military plane to Seville hours before President Jair Bolsonaro's was scheduled to take a stopover there, police and officials said on Wednes...
17:26, 06/26/2019

Thousands March to Support Brazilian President Bolsonaro Amid Widespread Criticism of Him (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Thousands gathered in cities across Brazil on Sunday to show support for President Jair Bolsonaro, who faces an uncooperative Congress, street protests, a family corruption scandal and falling approval ratings five months int...
00:00, 05/27/2019

UPDATE 2-Eletrobras says Brazilian president approves privatization plan, shares surge Brazil's state-controlled Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras SA, known as Eletrobras, said in a securities filing on Thursday that President Jair Bolsonaro had authorized studies into privatizing the power company via a share offering....
03:13, 08/02/2019

Citigroup CEO defends bank's sponsorship of event honoring controversial Brazilian president Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat defended the bank's sponsorship of an event honoring Brazil's controversial president Jair Bolsonaro saying the company spends "a lot of time" making sure people understand the company's support of the LGBT...
19:39, 05/02/2019

Bolsonaro backlash: Event honoring Brazilian president defies corporate support of LGBT rights Marriott, Delta Airlines and major Wall Street banks have been vocal defenders of LGBT rights, but sponsorship of an event honoring Brazil's new controversial president Jair Bolsonaro calls into question their previous actions and statements....
21:52, 04/30/2019

Russian President Vladimir Putin Falls Face-First On Ice In Viral Video Russian President Vladimir Putin scored eight goals during a friendly ice hockey match on Friday, only to trip and fall face-first into the ice after the match....
12:52, 05/13/2019

Brazilian court freezes $15 mln of Brazilian subsidiary of auditor TUV SUD A Brazilian court ruled on Wednesday that 60 million reais ($15 million) of German auditor TÜV SÜD's assets be frozen and used to help pay for reparations to families affected by a deadly dam burst....
22:39, 05/15/2019

Will she, won't she? Argentine ex-president teases election run with book launch A book launch in Buenos Aires became Argentina's hot ticket of the week, drawing raucous crowds on Thursday night to hear ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and fanning speculation about her plans to run in national elections later this year...
05:00, 05/10/2019

'Saved by the Bell's' Tiffani Thiessen on new children's book and THAT viral reunion photo Tiffani Thiessen and husband Brady Smith made a children's book to remind parents to look up from their phones because they're "missing it!"        ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

‘Unmasked’ book ranks media members who hate President Trump the most, from Jim Acosta to Mika Brzezinski A new book, “Unmasked -- Big Media's War Against Trump,” has named CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta as member of the media who “hates” President Trump the most....
12:52, 05/30/2019

Celebrate World Book Day and plan a vacation around one of these book-filled Airbnbs Indulge your inner bookworm on your next vacation by staying at a library instead of just visiting one at these book-filled Airbnbs.        ...
18:13, 04/28/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ruth Reichl The food writer and author, most recently, of the memoir “Save Me the Plums” was 10 when she read Henry Miller. “If it’s over her head, she simply won’t understand it,” her mother said....
17:52, 05/02/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Gary Snyder The poet, essayist and environmentalist cites Ovid’s “Metamorphoses” as an inspiration: “Ovid in a sense tried to write the entire Roman story. I take it as a challenge to look for the storyteller of the planet.”...
19:39, 04/28/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Adm. William H. McRaven The author of “Make Your Bed” and, most recently, “Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations” says “All Quiet on the Western Front” is the one book that best “captures the nature of a soldier.”...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Phone book, what's a phone book? 20 everyday tasks that nobody does anymore The standard electronics, gear, and ways of yesteryear have vanished. As old formats disappear, that leaves us with the task of what to do.       ...
18:13, 06/13/2019

President Trump Responds to President Carter’s Attacks on His Legitimacy: ‘He Was a Terrible President’ WASHINGTON — Donald Trump on Saturday dismissed former President Jimmy Carter’s swipe at the legitimacy of his presidency, calling it nothing more than a “Democrat talking point,” while offering his own digs at the 94-year-old...
19:52, 06/29/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a bunch of learn-how-to-meditate books that don’t seem to be helping.”...
00:39, 05/16/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
12:39, 05/23/2019

Brazilian banks carry on regardless The rapid fall in interest rates in Brazil, from a peak of 14.25% in 2016 to 6.5% in February 2018, created expectations among analysts that the biggest banks’ famously high net interest margin was finally about to be eroded....
13:13, 07/30/2019

42 inmates killed in Brazilian prisons RIO DE JANEIRO — Forty-two inmates were killed at three different prisons in the capital of Brazil’s northern Amazonas state Monday, authorities reported, a day after 15 died during fighting among prisoners at a fourth prison in the same city. ...
14:26, 05/28/2019

6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in Chile SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities say six Brazilian tourists died of carbon monoxide poisoning while staying in an old apartment in central Santiago. Authorities said Wednesday that police had been alerted by the Brazilian Embassy, which was...
04:39, 05/23/2019

Ex-officers arrested after the killing of Brazilian councilwoman Two arrests in Brazil may finally shed light on the killing of popular politician Marielle Franco, whose death sparked national protests one year ago....
02:13, 06/22/2019

Brazilian healthcare CIOs plan IoT boost The next two years will see an increase in investment in the technologies, but leaders face digitization and interoperability challenges, according to research....
23:52, 08/05/2019

More than 50 prison inmates die after fight in Brazilian jail Fighting broke out between rival gangs in the morning at the penitentiary in the northern Brazilian state of Para. Authorities needed several hours before regaining control....
23:13, 07/29/2019

Brazilian brewer Ambev Q2 profit up 8.5%, beats forecasts Brazilian beverages firm Ambev SA reported a better-than-expected 8.5% rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped mostly by lower financial expenses....
11:26, 07/25/2019

Human rights commission condemns Brazilian governor The head of the human rights commission of Rio de Janeiro's legislative assembly is blaming state Gov. Wilson Witzel for a surge in police killings, which totaled a record 434 in the first three months of the year....
00:39, 05/09/2019

Brazilian housing subsidies program receives $266 mln -spokesman Brazil's Regional Development Ministry has received 1 billion reais ($266.30 million) to resume the housing subsidies program Minha Casa Minha Vida, presidential spokesman Otávio do Rêgo Barros said on Monday....
01:13, 07/16/2019

Brazilian hotel company interested in Four Seasons restaurant Brazil’s high-end Fasano Hotel company is hot to take over the vacant, former Four Seasons restaurant at 280 Park Ave., Realty Check has learned. Nothing’s signed and talks haven’t reached a term-sheet stage, but a source said Fasano would love to tu...
08:52, 08/20/2019

Vettel shocked by idea of Brazilian GP leaving Interlagos for Rio Sebastian Vettel says it is a "shock" the Brazilian Grand Prix could move to Rio de Janeiro in 2020, while Nico Hulkenberg would "drop a tear" over losing Interlagos...
21:13, 05/09/2019

Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau posts net income of $114 million in q1 Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau on Wednesday reported a net income in the first quarter of 453 million reais ($114.11 million), roughly flat compared to the same period last year, in which the company benefited from high international prices....
14:39, 05/08/2019

Brazilian officials say 42 inmates found dead at 3 prisons Brazilian authorities said 42 inmates were killed at three different prisons in the capital of the northern state of Amazonas Monday, a day after 15 prisoners died in a riot at a fourth prison in the same city...
04:00, 05/28/2019

Brazilian Official Is Ousted After Amazonian Deforestation Dispute Brazil’s government pushed out the chief of the agency that tracks deforestation following a dispute with President Jair Bolsonaro over the levels of Amazonian destruction....
10:26, 08/03/2019

Barcelona sells Brazilian forward Malcom to Zenit Barcelona says it has agreed to sell Brazilian forward Malcom to Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg for 40 million euros (44.4 million dollars)       ...
19:13, 08/02/2019

Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau profit sinks 50% following divestments Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau on Wednesday reported a profit of 373 million reais ($94.19 million) in the second quarter, a 46.5% drop from a year earlier, due to the divestment of facilities in China, India and the United States, the company said....
14:13, 08/07/2019

Imminent Vale Dam Disaster Bears Down on Brazilian Town Vale has warned Brazilian authorities that one of its dams could collapse at any moment this week, likely burying a nearby town in mining waste just months after the rupture of the company’s dam in Brumadinho killed 270 people....
23:52, 05/22/2019

Brazilian startup Volanty gets capital injection led by SoftBank Brazil's digital used car portal Volanty has received an infusion of 70 million reais ($17.6 million) from venture capital funds led by Japan's SoftBank and Kaszek of Argentina....
02:13, 08/08/2019

How a building boom in the Brazilian Amazon could accelerate its deforestation Development in the Amazon has brought new homes, new highways and a huge, new dam. It's also brought a new wave of deforestation that could permanently cripple the rain forest....
22:39, 06/28/2019

'We're afraid': the queer Brazilian sex artists targeted by Bolsonaro After the far-right president tweeted a video of their transgressive street performance, the two artists fled São Paulo – but now they’re pushing back‘Queer people have been afraid since the president was elected,” says Paulx Castello. “He has been d...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Mass shooting at Brazilian bar leaves 11 people dead A group of heavily-armed men — riding on a motorcycle and in three cars — went on a shooting rampage at a bar in Brazil, killing at least 11 people on Sunday, according to officials. The “massacre” unfolded in the country’s northern...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Brazilian striker Thalles dies in motorcycle crash near Rio RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Vasco da Gama striker Thalles Lima de Conceicaão Penha is one of two people who died from a motorcycle crash outside Rio de Janeiro. Thalles was 24. The club and Rio de Janeiro’s fire department said the incident ha...
19:26, 06/22/2019

Brazilian police dismiss rape claim against Neymar Brazilian police said Tuesday they have decided there are no grounds to bring rape charges against soccer star Neymar. And they're investigating whether his accuser filed a false report....
12:00, 07/31/2019

The Brazilian justice minister's dubious deportation decree Justice Minister Sergio Moro wants Brazil to deport "dangerous foreigners." Observers believe that the threat is aimed at the US journalist Glenn Greenwald, whose Intercept has aggressively reported on Moro's conduct....
22:26, 07/30/2019

Brazilian Police Recommend Against Charging Neymar With Rape Police in Brazil have closed their investigation into the rape allegation against Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, and recommend that prosecutors not bring charges against him due to a lack of evidence. The prosecutor’s office will have 15 days to “e...
18:00, 07/30/2019

The Edge of Democracy review – to the heart of Brazilian politics Petra Costa’s powerful documentary charts the state’s descent into populism and the fraying of its democratic fabricBrazilian actor-writer-director Petra Costa is known for mining her personal and family history for material. Her first feature, Elena...
16:00, 06/21/2019

Neymar rape case closed by Brazilian police Brazilian police have said there was not enough evidence to recommend prosecution on rape accusations against Paris Saint-Germain football star Neymar who was accused of raping a model at a Paris hotel in May....
09:39, 07/30/2019

Brazilian telecom Oi taps former TIM exec for CEO spot -paper The board of Brazilian telecoms firm Oi SA has approved the former head of competitor TIM Participacoes SA as its new chief executive, newspaper O Globo reported late on Monday....
14:39, 07/02/2019

Brazilian model’s husband will be charged over her drowning death The husband of a Brazilian model who fell from a yacht and drowned in a raging storm will be charged with manslaughter for ignoring warnings about rough weather, police sources said Tuesday. Jorge Sestini, 37, is accused of setting sail on a 16-foot ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Brazilian rural schools suffer from lack of connectivity Infrastructure limitations and high cost of services are among the challenges faced by educators, who often use their personal devices to support teaching activities, says study....
00:52, 07/20/2019

How a building boom in the Brazilian Amazon could speed its deforestation Development in the Amazon has brought new homes, new highways and a new dam. It also brought a new wave of deforestation that could permanently cripple the rain forest....
09:26, 06/29/2019

Brazilian police kill man who held bus passengers hostage Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest bridge...
23:52, 08/20/2019

BP Boosts Its Biofuels Business with Brazilian Joint Venture Energy giant BP is doubling down on biofuels with a joint venture with agricultural trader Bunge in Brazil, betting that the global movement to reduce carbon emissions will boost demand for low-carbon fuels....
19:13, 07/22/2019

Brazilian judge gives Bolsonaro 5 days to clarify gun decree A Brazilian supreme court judge said Friday that President Jair Bolsonaro and his Justice Ministry had five days to respond to opposition assertions that a recently passed gun decree was unconstitutional....
02:39, 05/11/2019

Brazilian mining company to pay out £86m for disaster that killed almost 300 people Vale also agreed to pay £150,000 to close relatives of those killed when a dam collapsed at its iron ore mine in BrumadinhoThe Brazilian mining giant Vale has agreed to pay out £86m ($107m) in collective moral damages and £150,000 ($186,000) to each ...
01:39, 07/17/2019

Brazilian police sniper kills bus hijacker in Rio de Janeiro All 37 hostages onboard hijacked bus on bridge across Guanabara Bay survive ordealBrazilian security forces have shot dead a man who hijacked a bus on a bridge across Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro and took nearly 40 people hostage.The hijacking beg...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Brazilian player Nikao targeted with racist slurs SAO PAULO (AP) — Athletico Paranaense midfielder Nikao says he has been racially abused online by Spanish speaking fans since playing against an Argentine team in the Recopa Sudamericana final. The 26-year-old Brazilian says “it is regrettable ...
17:13, 05/23/2019

Brazilian tennis player Souza provisionally suspended Brazilian tennis player Joao Souza has been provisionally suspended again amid a corruption investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit        ...
18:39, 04/28/2019

Brazilian club admits guilt in doping two of its own players SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian club Athletico has admitted two of its players tested positive for doping because of medication from its own staff. Club president Mario Celso Petraglia said in a news conference on Monday that defender Thiago Heleno and mi...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Brazilian officer a ‘stellar example’ of why more women are needed in UN peacekeeping Training gender advisors and focal points in the Central African Republic (CAR) has earned a Brazilian United Nations peacekeeper a special gender advocate award, it was announced on Tuesday....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon surges to record high Environmentalists fear 2019 will be one of worst years for deforestation in recent memoryDeforestation of the Brazilian Amazon surged last month to the highest May level since the current monitoring method began, prompting concerns that president Jai...
18:39, 06/04/2019

When the Levee Breaks: Brazilian Town on Alert for Imminent Disaster Vale has warned Brazilian authorities that one of its dams could collapse at any moment this week, likely burying a nearby town in mining waste just months after the rupture of the company’s dam in Brumadinho killed 270 people....
15:39, 05/22/2019

Brazilian diplomats 'disgusted' as Bolsonaro pulverizes foreign policy Former ambassadors say far-right leader has cuddled up to rightwing nationalists, irked China, infuriated Middle Eastern partners, and jettisoned its position as climate crisis leaderIt has long been considered one of the jewels of Latin American sta...
11:52, 06/25/2019

Brazilian farmers join soy seed patent claim against Bayer An ongoing legal case against Bayer acquired momentum as more farmers joined a lawsuit against the life sciences firm over the legitimacy of a patent. The German company has so far refused to comment....
23:13, 07/29/2019

Brazilian bossa nova pioneer Joao Gilberto dies at 88 Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer, guitarist and songwriter considered one of the fathers of the bossa nova genre that gained global popularity in the 1960s and became an iconic sound of the South American nation, died on Saturday, his son said. He w...
15:26, 07/07/2019

Finland urges EU to consider banning Brazilian beef over Amazon fires Finland, which holds the European Union's rotating chairmanship, called on Friday for the EU to look into the possibility of banning Brazilian beef from its markets due to devastation caused by fires in the Amazon rainforest....
16:26, 08/23/2019

Bolsonaro backs Rio to host 2021 Brazilian Grand Prix Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro vowed on Monday to move the 2021 Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix to Rio de Janeiro after the contract for Sao Paulo's Interlagos racetrack expires next year....
03:39, 06/25/2019

Woman accuses Neymar of rape, Brazilian police document says A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused Neymar of raping her in Paris last month.        ...
03:26, 06/02/2019

Rio de Janeiro: killings by police hit a record high in Brazilian state Rise comes under Governor Wilson Witzel, a Bolsonaro ally who has promised a zero-tolerance policy against criminalsPolice killings in the state of Rio de Janeiro have hit a record high, rising by 18% in the first three months of this year.Official d...
02:00, 05/04/2019

Brazilian card processor Cielo increases market share in Q1 Brazil's largest card processor Cielo said on Monday it had increased its market share in the first quarter for the first time since mid-2017, a sign of its progress in the country's fiercely competitive electronic payments space....
16:39, 05/20/2019

Boca-River in sight as Brazilian teams shine at Libertadores A Brazilian side is sure to play in the next Copa Libertadores final after Grêmio advanced to the quarterfinals and joined Palmeiras, Flamengo and Internacional on the same side of the bracket       ...
19:13, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazilian fund skirts disaster after Argentina rout A Brazilian asset manager posted a deep loss in its long-only equity fund as its bullish stance on Argentina crumbled this week, while its larger long-short hedge fund escaped with a relatively minor loss, internal fund data showed on Wednesday....
01:13, 08/15/2019

Brazilian footie legend Romario, 53, ‘in relationship’ with 22-year-old student IT APPEARS to have been confirmed that Brazilian football icon Romario is in a relationship with a stunning 22-year-old after she posted a message online....
22:39, 07/08/2019

Dolphins want to see 330-pound Brazilian judo champ play in preseason Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores told UPI he wants to see what 330-pound Brazilian judo champion Durval Queiroz Neto can do in the preseason. Queiroz is part of the International Player Pathway Program....
04:26, 08/03/2019

Brazilian inmate, who tried to escape dressed as his daughter, found dead Convicted Rio drug dealer Clauvino da Silva, 42, was serving a decades-long sentence when he was caught trying to break out of jail last Saturday, disguised as his daughter....
23:26, 08/06/2019

Brazilian police arrest suspect in $29M gold heist at airport SAO PAULO — Brazilian police said on Sunday they arrested one person and are seeking an arrest warrant for another in connection with the theft of a gold shipment at São Paulo’s international airport on July 25. The authorities did not name any of th...
18:00, 07/29/2019

Brazilian Police Recommend Not Charging Neymar in Rape Inquiry The police recommended closing the case, which began with a rape accusation by a Brazilian model, but prosecutors will have the final say on whether to proceed....
22:00, 07/30/2019

Former Brazilian ministers slam budget cuts to science and technology A manifesto of 10 previous incumbents warned that drastic reductions in science and technology spending will undermine the country's competitiveness....
00:39, 07/04/2019

Brazilian police end Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence Forward vehemently denied allegations of rape in ParisFinal decision on case will be made by a judgePolice in Brazil investigating rape allegations against the footballer Neymar have closed the case due to a lack of evidence, the São Paulo attorney g...
13:39, 07/30/2019

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend, shoots 3 dead at church Authorities in Brazil say a man knifed his girlfriend to death in her home then went to a Baptist church and opened fire with a pistol, killing three more people....
05:00, 05/22/2019

Brazilian state sues Braskem over compensation for damage from mining Prosecutors for the Brazilian northeastern state of Alagoas filed a lawsuit against the country's largest petrochemical company, Braskem SA, seeking to guarantee compensation for damages caused by the firm, the Alagoas government said on Friday....
04:52, 06/08/2019

Brazilian Police Kill Man Who Hijacked Bus, Held 37 Passengers Hostage (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest ...
00:13, 08/21/2019

Brazilian gang leader tries to escape prison disguised as daughter Brazilian prison authorities catch an inmate trying to escape prison dressed up as his teenage daughter, including a mask, a bra and wig.        ...
13:26, 08/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian brewer Ambev Q2 profit up 8.5%, beats forecasts Brazilian beverages firm Ambev SA reported a better than expected 8.5% rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped mostly by lower financial expenses and stronger revenue....
11:26, 07/25/2019

Naspers sells Brazilian online comparison site Buscapé South African media and tech group Naspers Ltd has agreed to sell its Brazilian online price comparison website Buscapé to rival Zoom, it said in a statement on Tuesday....
18:26, 05/14/2019

Bolsonaro's Conservative Agenda Is Tested in Brazilian Supreme Court When Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took office in January, he promised to defend what he calls traditional-family values, loosen gun laws and push the nation to the right after decades of mostly leftist rule. But six months into Mr. Bolsonaro’s ...
17:52, 06/23/2019

Brazilian police finish probe of rape claim against Neymar Brazilian police say they have finished the investigation of the rape accusation against soccer star Neymar but its conclusion will only be made public on Tuesday....
12:52, 07/30/2019

Brazilian police document says woman accuses Neymar of rape A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. The document obtained by The Associated Press on Saturday says the incident took place on May 15 at 8:20 p.m. in a hotel. The woman went to p...
00:26, 06/02/2019

Brazilian ERP firm Totvs sells hardware business to Elgin Bematech had been acquired in 2015 for $137 million and was sold for $6.2 million; the firm wants to focus on software and capitalize on the fintech trend....
20:13, 05/15/2019

Nicaragua court frees prisoner in death of Brazilian student A court in Nicaragua has ordered the release of a suspected armed pro-government civilian sentenced to 15 years in prison for the killing of Brazilian medical student Rayneia Lima a year ago...
05:13, 07/24/2019

Brazilian police again arrest Eike Batista, once Brazil's richest man Police in Brazil on Thursday arrested Eike Batista, the charismatic mining and oil magnate who was once the country's richest man, on suspicion of money laundering and insider trading....
21:52, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian ministry preparing changes to low-income housing program The Brazilian government is preparing changes to the country's low-income housing program by July that may reduce subsidies, the Economy Ministry said on Wednesday....
19:00, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian automakers fret about cheap imports from Mexico Automakers in Brazil warned on Tuesday of the threat from cheap imported cars from Mexico, as the end of a cap on bilateral trade in the sector presents a new challenge to the dominance of local manufacturing in South America's largest auto market....
17:52, 05/07/2019

Murder of Brazilian indigenous leader a ‘worrying symptom’ of land invasion In the wake of the murder of indigenous leader Emrya Wajãpi in Brazil, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, has called on the country’s authorities to “react quickly and decisively” to protect the rights of indigenous peoples...
00:26, 07/30/2019

'This is the reality': Brazilian women's football team sleep in hotel lobby ‘This is the respect people have,’ says Santos coach Team were travelling to play Iranduba two days laterThe coach of Santos women’s team has criticised the Brazilian Football Confederation after her players were forced to spend part of the night in ...
04:00, 07/17/2019

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested after Brazilian Embassy daubed with paint Police arrested four Extinction Rebellion activists after the Brazilian Embassy was daubed with red paint in a protest over the rights of indigenous people....
20:26, 08/13/2019

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate change protesters threw red paint onto the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and what they described as violence against indigenous peoples living there....
10:39, 08/13/2019

Brazilian musician João Gilberto, founder of bossa nova, dies in Rio Brazilian musician Joao Gilberto, 88, died on Saturday afternoon in his house in Rio de Janeiro, relatives confirmed through messages in social media....
23:26, 07/06/2019

Brazilian e-commerce firm B2W tests drones to tackle logistics challenges Brazilian retailer B2W Companhia Digital SA is testing the use of drones to transport products from its distribution centers and hubs to its stores, in a push to gain efficiency and tackle the country's complicated logistics and security issues....
02:39, 07/05/2019

Dutch fashion retailer C&A hires banks for Brazilian subsidiary IPO-paper Cofra Holdings, the controller of Dutch fast-fashion retailer C&A, has hired six banks to manage an initial public offering (IPO) of its Brazilian subsidiary, newspaper Valor Economico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sources....
16:26, 08/23/2019

In Bolsonaro’s burning Brazilian Amazon, all our futures are being consumed | Eliane Brum The rainforest might seem a remote place, but it is the heart of the planet – and it is under attack as never beforeThe Amazon is the centre of the world. Right now, as our planet experiences climate collapse, there is nowhere more important. If we d...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Cannes prize for Brazilian movie sends message of hope, director says A Brazilian victory in Cannes has sent a message of hope at a difficult time for the country's movie industry, director Karim Ainouz said on Friday after winning an award at one of the film festival's prestigious side competitions....
02:52, 05/25/2019

Brazilian soccer legend Marta gives impassioned speech to young players Brazilian soccer legend Marta gave an impassioned speech to the younger generation after she and her squad lost to France in the knockout stage of the Women’s World Cup on Sunday....
19:13, 06/24/2019

Brazilian Senate committee shuns Bolsonaro's decree easing guns law A Senate committee on Wednesday rejected Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's decree that significantly loosened laws banning the ability of citizens to carry guns....
03:26, 06/13/2019

Fires Destroy Amazon Rainforest, Blanket Brazilian Cities in Smog Vast fires, many of them set by loggers, are ravaging the Amazon at a rate not seen in years, sending plumes of smoke that darken skies over Brazilian cities at a time when there is international pushback against President Bolsonaro’s environmental p...
23:00, 08/21/2019

Pope accepts resignation of Brazilian bishop accused of extortion, cover-up Vilson Dias de Oliveira is under investigation for alleged extortion of priests in his diocese, and the covering-up of sexual abuse cases, according to Brazilian media reports....
16:13, 05/17/2019

‘It’s our problem’: Brazilian drama brings Amazon rainforest battle to screen Aruanas aims to make the environment an ‘everyday topic’ at a time when politics is dominated by the interests of agribusinessDeep in the Brazilian Amazon, an environmental activist meets with a journalist who warns that a mining company is responsib...
13:13, 07/13/2019

Mercosur and EU very close to agreeing free-trade deal, says Brazilian official "We’ve never been so close," Brazil’s Foreign Trade Secretary Lucas Ferraz tells Bloomberg. Deal could be made as early as next week, or more likely by the end of June....
20:26, 05/08/2019

Gabriel Diniz, Brazilian pop star, killed in plane crash aged 28 Singer with huge Brazilian fanbase died amid concerns that aircraft was not licensed for air taxi travelGabriel Diniz, one of Brazil’s most successful current pop stars, has been killed in a plane crash, aged 28.His plane took off from the city of Sa...
14:26, 05/29/2019

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend in her home, shoots 3 dead at church RIO DE JANEIRO — A man knifed his girlfriend to death in her home Tuesday, then went to a Baptist church and opened fire with a pistol, killing three more people, authorities said. The gunman was then shot and wounded by military police at the church...
07:39, 05/22/2019

Killer Ratings: did a Brazilian TV host arrange murders to boost his show? A new Netflix documentary tells the extraordinary story of Wallace Souza who, it is alleged, took extreme actions in the hunt for new viewersSuppose that, in a future season of Line of Duty, the reveal turned out to be that the organised crime syndic...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief Ricardo Galvao, the sacked head of Brazil’s space research agency, said on Saturday the trend of sharply rising deforestation was undeniable, a day after he was fired following a public spat with President Jair Bolsonaro over data published by the ag...
05:52, 08/04/2019

Brazilian software firm Linx plans share offering in Brazil, U.S. Brazilian retail management software company Linx SA said it is preparing a follow on share offering in Brazil and the United States, according to a securities filing on Wednesday....
02:13, 05/30/2019

Brazilian inmate, who nearly escaped jail dressed as woman, found hanged A Brazilian inmate, whose masked attempt to break out of jail https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-crime/the-man-in-the-plastic-mask-disguised-brazil-inmate-busted-in-brazen-jailbreak-idUSKCN1UV1E6 dressed as his daughter reverberated around the...
01:26, 08/07/2019

Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
04:52, 06/07/2019

Ford reaches agreement with workers at Brazilian plant it plans to shut down Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it had reached an agreement with the workers' union at a historic Brazil plant it plans to shutter by the end of the year, paving the way for a friendly shutdown or potential takeover by a local buyer....
15:39, 04/30/2019

Brazilian fans chant homophobic slur at Copa America opener SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian fans have sung homophobic chants during Copa America’s opening match at the Morumbi stadium. Bolivian goalkeeper Carlos Lampe heard the slurs several times Friday, chanted by thousands of Brazil fans behind his goal i...
06:52, 06/15/2019

Pochettino calls Coutinho as Brazilian nears loan move – reports "Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has reportedly called Barcelona attacker Philippe Coutinho to try and persuade the Brazilian to move to the club on loan."...
21:26, 08/06/2019

Brazilian anti-graft prosecutors mull lawsuit against Bradesco -report Brazilian prosecutors are considering a civil lawsuit against Banco Bradesco SA , as they believe the country's second-largest private-sector bank may have failed to prevent corruption schemes, Valor Econômico reported on Thursday....
17:39, 05/30/2019

Brazilian tennis player Haddad Maia fails doping test The International Tennis Federation says Brazilian tennis player Beatriz Haddad Maia has been provisionally suspended for failing a doping test       ...
13:39, 07/24/2019

Soccer star Neymar accused of rape, Brazilian police document says A Brazilian police document says a woman accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. His father calls the incident "a setup."        ...
05:39, 06/02/2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden says he 'absolutely agrees' with comment that Trump is an 'illegitimate president' AP Photo/Michael Dwyer During a campaign event in New Hampshire, former Vice President Joe Biden said he agreed with a woman who said that President Donald Trump is an "illegitimate president in my mind." This is Biden's first trip to New Hampshire ...
05:13, 05/16/2019

Mark Levin: President Trump 'the most abused president in American history' "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin unloaded on Democrats Wednesday night and called President Trump the "most abused president in American history."...
11:00, 05/23/2019

French President Macron Gave President Trump a ‘Friendship Tree’ Last Year. It Is Now Dead French President Emmanuel Macron has confirmed the “friendship tree” he presented as a gift to the White House last year has died, and that a replacement is on the way. President Donald Trump and Macron originally planted the European ses...
01:26, 06/13/2019

President Trump Claims Credit for Shell Plant Announced in 2012 Under President Obama MONACA, Pa. — President Donald Trump sought to take credit Tuesday for the construction of a major manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania as he tries to reinvigorate supporters in the Rust Belt towns that sent him to the White House in ...
15:13, 08/14/2019

Surprise! Beloved President Ronald Reagan Was a Racist: Unearthed Call to Then-President Nixon Proves It History has been kind to former President Ronald Reagan. In death, the story of Reagan, the racist actor-turned-racist president has morphed into Reagan, the conservative maverick whose vision for America created the blueprint for “self-reliance.”...
22:00, 07/31/2019

Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’...
10:39, 06/25/2019

President Trump Says He’ll Raise China Tariffs If President Xi Won’t Meet at G-20 President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Japan. Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that he could impose tariffs of 25%, ...
03:13, 06/11/2019

CORRECTS: Brazilian officials say 42 inmates dead at 3 prisons a day after 15 deaths during riot at another jail RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — CORRECTS: Brazilian officials say 42 inmates dead at 3 prisons a day after 15 deaths during riot at another jail. (Corrects APNewsAlert to show that Monday’s deaths were at three prisons, not one)...
01:13, 05/28/2019

Brazilian brewer Ambev signs $36 million deal to build solar plants Ambev SA has signed contracts with four partners to build solar plants in Brazil that will supply clean energy to all of the brewing company's 94 distribution centers in the country by the end of March 2020....
17:13, 06/05/2019

Brazilian gang leader allegedly dresses up as daughter in failed prison escape A Brazilian gang leader was caught trying to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter, who was visiting him that day, authorities said Sunday. ...
10:13, 08/05/2019

Brazilian environmental minister heckled over record Amazon fires: 'Stop Ecocide!' The environmental minister of Brazil was met with boos and heckles when he took the stage at a meeting on climate change Wednesday as massive wildfires continued to rage for more than two weeks in the world’s largest rainforest....
20:39, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 4-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
08:13, 06/07/2019

Brazilian drug dealer fails to escape jail dressed as teenage daughter Convicted drug dealer Clauvino da Silva tried to walk out of the prison where he was serving a 73-year-sentence by disguising himself as his teenage daughter....
14:13, 08/05/2019

Brazilian states bypass Bolsonaro to discuss rainforest protection funding directly Brazilian states containing the country's Amazon rainforest said they want to negotiate directly with European nations who fund projects to curb deforestation after changes proposed by the federal government led Norway and Germany to suspend donation...
06:00, 08/20/2019

Brazilian football star Neymar accused of raping woman in Paris hotel The Paris Saint-Germain star denies claims in a police document that he assaulted a woman last monthThe Brazilian footballer Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in a hotel in Paris last month, according to a police document in Brazil.The player...
03:39, 06/02/2019

Study offers improved estimate of forest gains, losses in Brazilian Amazon An international team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of Oklahoma, used satellite photos and advanced algorithms to more accurately characterize annual forest gains and losses in the Brazilian Amazon....
18:26, 07/30/2019

Forget the Brazilian! Love Island fans are loving this pubic hair style LOVE Island has sparked an unlikely craze. Viewers are flocking to get this intimate waxing treatment done. So what do you make of the pubic hair style?...
13:52, 07/05/2019

Alleged Neymar rape: Brazilian woman says she was left 'traumatized' by soccer star A Brazilian woman who has accused Neymar of rape has broken her silence to provide a detailed account of the evening she spent with the Brazilian soccer star to reaffirm her allegations against him....
21:13, 06/06/2019

Brazilian retailer Via Varejo launches digital bank targeting low-income clients Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo launched a digital bank targeting low-income clients in partnership with Boston-based startup Airfox, according to a filing on Wednesday....
02:26, 06/06/2019

A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape prison dressed as his daughter. When that failed, he killed himself Clauvino da Silva tried to escape prison by dressing up as his 19-year-old daughter and leaving her in his cell. He was later found dead.        ...
01:52, 08/07/2019

Brazilian telecoms regulator Anatel approves plan to widen broadband access Brazilian telecoms regulator Anatel on Thursday approved a plan to coordinate investments among public and private players aimed at increasing access to broadband in Latin America's largest economy....
03:39, 06/14/2019

Brazilian soccer star Neymar denies rape allegation, claims extortion Neymar posted a long video on his Instagram page, in which he denied all the accusations against him, claimed to be a victim of extortion, lamented the pain caused to him and his family, and shared WhatsApp messages with the alleged victim, including...
16:39, 06/02/2019

Brazilian gang leader dressed as daughter in wonky prison-break attempt When “Freaky Friday” and “Tootsie” meet “The Great Escape.” A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape a high-security prison by dressing up as his teenage daughter — even planning to leave her behind in jail, accordi...
00:13, 08/05/2019

Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping the Amazon rainforest, was booed at a climate event on Wednesday as celebrities including Leonardo DiC...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Vital city vote could save Interlagos's Brazilian Grand Prix hopes The Interlagos circuit has received a major boost in its bid to remain on the Formula 1 calendar, following claims the Brazilian Grand Prix will move to Rio de Janeiro...
12:26, 05/17/2019

Tunisia president hospitalized after health scare: president's son Tunisia's 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday, the son of the president said, the second health crisis for the leader in a month....
02:26, 07/25/2019

Foiled prison escape for Brazilian gang leader who tried to sneak out dressed as daughter – video A Brazilian inmate has been caught trying to escape from prison by pretending to be his teenage daughter when she visited him behind bars. Gang leader Clauvino da Silva, also known as 'Shorty', tried to leave the prison in Rio de Janeiro dressed in ...
07:00, 08/06/2019

| WATCH | Brazilian gang leader fails in attempt to escape prison dressed as his daughter A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind bars and walking out the penitentiary's main door in her place, authorities have said....
15:00, 08/05/2019

Brazilian airman on Bolsonaro's trip to G20 summit caught with 86 pounds of cocaine aboard plane A member of Brazil’s Air Force who was set to join President Jair Bolsonaro on his trip to Japan for this week’s G20 summit was arrested Tuesday after Spanish police found 86 pounds of cocaine in his luggage, officials said....
15:00, 06/27/2019

Brazilian official confirm “massacre” in the country’s north, while news media say 11 slain in attack at bar RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian official confirm “massacre” in the country’s north, while news media say 11 slain in attack at bar....
03:13, 05/20/2019

4 Brazilian inmates purportedly involved in deadly prison riots die during transport to safer lockup Four inmates allegedly involved in a deadly riot between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation while being transferred to a safer location, Brazilian authorities said Wednesday as they continued efforts in identifying the 58 who died during Monday’s...
22:52, 07/31/2019

Brazilian Gang Leader Caught After Attempting to Escape From Jail Dressed Up as His 19-Year-Old Daughter (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind bars and walking out the penitentiary’s main door in her place, authorities said Sunday. But prison official...
21:00, 08/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazilian prosecutors target bank execs in new phase of 'Car Wash' corruption probe The Brazilian federal police on Wednesday moved to arrest three executives of Brazil's Banco Paulista SA in connection with a money laundering investigation involving Brazilian construction conglomerate Odebrecht, federal prosecutors said in statemen...
16:39, 05/08/2019

Brazilian model Caroline Bittencourt's family denies she died after trying to save dogs from drowning The family of late Brazilian model Caroline Bittencourt is denying reports she died after jumping into the sea in an attempt to save her dogs from drowning at a Sao Paulo beach....
22:13, 05/01/2019

Sham-borghini: Brazilian cops raid garage making knock-off sports cars Brazilian cops have slammed the brakes on a garage churning out bogus sports cars, including sham Lamborghinis and fugazi Ferraris that looked like the lux supercars but really had Chevy engines inside. Spurred by overseas complaints from the Italian...
04:13, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian brewer Ambev signs $36 million deal to build solar plants Ambev SA said on Wednesday it has signed contracts with four partners to build solar plants in Brazil that will supply clean energy to all of the brewing company's 94 distribution centers in the country by the end of March 2020....
19:39, 06/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian prosecutors target bank execs in new phase of 'Car Wash' corruption probe The Brazilian federal police on Wednesday executed three arrest warrants against executives of Brazil's Banco Paulista SA in connection with a money laundering investigation, according to a statement from federal prosecutors....
14:39, 05/08/2019

Armed men disguised as cops take $40M in gold, precious metals and hostages in Brazilian airport heist Several armed gunman in federal police cars entered one of Brazil’s busiest airports Thursday and made off with $40 million worth of gold and precious metals, taking two hostages with them during the heist. ...
20:39, 07/26/2019

Walmart against monopolies: The retail giant is filing a price-fixing lawsuit against a shady Brazilian meatpacker In late May, Walmart filed an antitrust lawsuit against over a dozen poultry producers, including Pilgrim's Pride, a subsidiary of the Brazilian-owned meatpacking conglomerate, JBS USA. The company is currently receiving over $64 million as part of t...
06:13, 06/06/2019

Barcelona offer Philippe Coutinho to Tottenham, Arsenal and Man Utd: Spurs in pole position to sign Brazilian Barcelona have offered Philippe Coutinho to Arsenal, Manchester United and Tottenham ahead of the close of the Premier League transfer window on Thursday, but Standard Sport understands the Gunners are not interested in signing the former Liverpool m...
21:00, 08/06/2019

Tottenham hero Lucas Moura breaks down in tears when hearing Brazilian commentary of hat-trick goal Tottenham hero Lucas Moura broke down in tears on Wednesday night as he hears the commentary of his goal which sealed a Champions League final place....
15:00, 05/09/2019

Brazilian soccer star Neymar fires back at accusations he raped woman at Paris hotel Brazilian soccer star Neymar fired back Saturday against a woman’s allegation he raped her in Paris by releasing social media posts and text messages following the alleged attack....
20:26, 06/03/2019

A Brazilian gang leader dressed up as his 19-year-old daughter to escape from prison. It didn't work Clauvino de Silva attempted to escape prison by dressing up as his 19-year-old daughter and leaving her in his cell.        ...
09:26, 08/05/2019

A comedian who played a president on TV just became Ukraine's president On April 21, comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who played a president in a popular Ukrainian TV series, defeated incumbent president Petro Poroshenko in a landslide, garnering 73.2% of the vote to Poroshenko’s 24.4%....
19:13, 04/28/2019

How far can a viral tweet get you? Be careful what you wish for Adam Koszary’s ‘absolute unit’ sheep led to a job at Tesla, but his new boss, Elon Musk, has had less social media success – with one missive landing him in courtTwitter is a game with two objectives. The first is to scream your opinions at people wh...
20:00, 05/22/2019

Starfish looks like ravioli, goes viral If this starfish is making your mouth water, you're not alone. When a photo of Plinthaster dentatus went viral on Twitter last week, pasta-lovers did a double take — the sea star looked just like a piece of ravioli....
13:52, 07/16/2019

Viral hoax Momo is getting its own movie Momo, the viral hoax that took the internet by storm last summer, has always looked like it belonged in a horror movie. Now it will star in one. Deadline reported that Orion Pictures is planning a movie based on Momo, the creepy looking character at....
05:52, 07/11/2019

Puppy born with a ‘mustache’ goes viral Meet Salvador Dolly, known as the “Mustache Puppy.” The 5-week-old pup is stealing hearts across the nation. #MustachePuppy has a name meet Salvador Dolly! Wanna help us save more dogs like her? We need FOSTERS in both NYC and… Posted by H...
20:26, 08/01/2019

Is FaceApp safe? A deeper look at the viral hit If you’ve been on Facebook, Twitter or pretty much any other social medium in the last few days then you can’t have failed to notice it - FaceApp is everywhere. Despite launching way back in January 2017, the app has suddenly recei...
16:52, 07/19/2019

Chimpstagram: video of ape browsing app goes viral – what is going on? The internet has been captivated by Sugriva and her use of Instagram, but some animal experts haven’t been so impressedChimpanzees are known to use at least 22 types of tools in the wild but in captivity a less rudimentary device now appears to be wi...
07:13, 05/02/2019

'I felt alone,' says gymnast after her perfect 10 went viral Earlier this year Katelyn Ohashi shot to fame when a video of her perfect 10 floor routine for UCLA gymnastics went viral, amassing over 118 million views online....
14:39, 08/09/2019

How the Viral Campaign Ad Became a Political Trap Democratic candidates in deep-red districts have figured out how to tell their stories to faraway liberal donors. But that might not help them at home....
15:52, 08/07/2019

Traffic cam footage goes viral thanks to these birds https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/world/2019/05/01/caption/traffic-cam-birds-newsource-orig-vpx.cnn_2590056_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ Two seagulls got a birds-eye view of London when they perched on a traffic camera. Source: CNN...
21:13, 05/04/2019

Boy’s letter to mom about missing school bus goes viral One Missouri boy’s honest letter to his mother confessing that he missed the bus to school – and why that wasn’t such a bad thing – has left the internet in hysterics, in a social media post that has since gone massively viral with nearly a million l...
02:26, 06/08/2019

These Trump Socks Went Viral—Then Came the Counterfeiters Gumball Poodle’s founder took all the right steps to protect her brand from counterfeits on Amazon, but it still wasn’t enough when her socks became internet famous....
23:26, 05/31/2019

Working mom's post about pressures of having it all goes viral A Massachusetts working mom’s 1050-word rant about the unrealistic expectations of women who hold down a job while raising kids has gone viral on Facebook....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Can you solve it? Sandwich sudoku - a new puzzle goes viral Sudoku variant that mixes logic and arithmetic is an online hitA new type of Sudoku is whetting the appetites of puzzle fans.Sandwich sudoku follows the same rules of sudoku but includes extra clues outside the grid like this: Continue reading......
11:00, 05/06/2019

Celebs join in on viral ‘bottle cap challenge’ Celebrities are getting a kick out of the latest social media stunt to go viral. Challenged by friends to perform the #BottleCapChallenge, boldface names — including actor Jason Statham, singer John Mayer and UFC champ Conor McGregor — ha...
16:39, 07/02/2019

Instagram’s wholesome ‘Construction Guy’ is a viral stunt In the end, everyone’s new favorite Instagrammer was just as phony as the rest of ’em. A construction worker from Texas became a social media sensation this week for a seemingly wholesome take on influencer content: @JustAConstructionGuy ...
22:39, 06/14/2019

Viral hoax Momo set to become a horror movie The producers of 'The Grudge' and 'The Ring' franchise are reportedly joining forces to create a horror film based on the dangerous 2018 online hoax....
02:39, 07/12/2019

Viral Area 51 ‘raid’ getting big celebrity boost Everyone wants to “see them aliens” — even internet celebrities. When a Facebook event planning a “raid” on Area 51 popped up online, more than 1 million people pledged their online support to see what goes on in the mysteriou...
20:13, 07/16/2019

Dad's animated chat with babbling son goes viral Video of Clarksville comedian DJ Pryor conversing on the couch with his baby boy quickly drew well over a million shares on Facebook after two days.        ...
04:13, 06/07/2019

That Man Who Went Viral Claiming He Took a Delta Flight Alone Duped Everyone Vincent Peone’s lucky flight story went viral earlier this week after he posted a video showing how he got his “own private jet” for an apparent trip from Aspen to Salt Lake City after Delta rescheduled his original flight.Read more......
01:13, 08/17/2019

Snapchat's Viral Garbage Machine Strikes Again Snapchat filters—love’em or hate’em, about once a year one goes viral, floods your timeline, and you think to yourself, “Oh yeah, Snapchat still exists.”Read more......
21:26, 05/17/2019

Here's Why Viral Videos About Tesla Autopilot Are So Dangerous Earlier this week, a video of a Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot going down the highway at night with nobody in the driver’s seat went viral, which not only put the passengers in the Tesla and everyone in the cars around it in danger, but also now poses a ...
21:00, 06/07/2019

That Instagram Post Everyone Is Sharing Is Just Another Viral Hoax This week, celebrities including Usher, Pink, and Leslie Bibb, along with politicians like former Texas governor Rick Perry, shared identical Instagram posts warning of an alleged upcoming change to Instagram’s terms of service that would in pa...
22:13, 08/21/2019

Georgia woman’s viral rant says she’s infecting men with HIV AMERICUS, Ga. — A Georgia woman who went on a viral Facebook Live rant claiming she was HIV-positive and intentionally infecting others is now being investigated by police. Americus Police Major Herman Lamar told news outlets they received several ti...
14:13, 08/07/2019

Retiring mailman’s heartwarming sendoff goes viral Beloved U.S. Postal Service employee Floyd Martin, who retired Thursday, has been delivering mail to the same community of residents in Marietta, Ga., for more than two decades. On his last day, a local journalist joined him on his route and the hear...
04:52, 05/25/2019

Phil Mickelson’s locker room nap goes viral Phil Mickelson, who has really embraced social media over the past few months, got caught napping this time. While looking to go to his locker, PGA Tour pro Keith Mitchell found a sleeping Mickelson lounging out on Wednesday in preparation for the We...
14:00, 05/02/2019

Mom’s sarcastic reaction to teenager’s prank goes viral They would have gotten away with it too, if it wasn’t for that meddling Ring. A group of teenagers were caught on a Ring doorbell toilet-papering a California home — but the response isn’t what you’d expect. Mom Aubrey Dupree Seymour, of San Clemente...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Is this viral cooking hack the best way to peel garlic? Every so often a hack comes along that’s so efficient, so effective, so beautifully simplistic that it changes the very paradigm of the medium in which it’s hacking. Enter: the garlic shiv. In a video posted to Twitter over the weekend, T...
23:52, 06/17/2019

Cartoonist behind viral Trump illustration speaks out A Canadian cartoonist's illustration of President Donald Trump playing golf over the bodies of two drowned migrants went viral Wednesday. Two days later, Michael de Adder said on Twitter that he had been let go by a publishing company in New Brunswic...
01:39, 07/03/2019

Did you solve it? Sandwich sudoku - a new puzzle goes viral The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you three sandwich sudoku puzzles. It’s a new variant of Sudoku that is getting lots of attention. To get a printable page of the problems click this link. If you got stuck with the last one, which ...
18:39, 05/06/2019

That Viral Garlic Hack Doesn't Work People are usually looking for the easiest way to do a thing, whether that thing be holding a burrito upright, eating a pineapple, or peeling garlic. I appreciate this drive, not only because my entire career is fueled by it, but because I am very la...
23:26, 06/19/2019

Viral: Fish With Two Mouths Shocks The Internet A woman fishing in upstate New York made a one-of-a-kind catch when she reeled in a fish with two mouths. Debbie Geddes caught the strange-looking fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her......
10:39, 08/22/2019

Russia-based FaceApp goes viral, gets a closer look Life really is short for anyone using FaceApp. The aging and face manipulation app has taken smartphones by storm, but cybersecurity experts and politicians are warning user data could fall into the wrong hands....
23:00, 07/18/2019

That viral photo of the Hong Kong protests is not what it seems A stunning nighttime image purporting to show thousands of people amassing Sunday on the streets of Hong Kong to protest a controversial extradition bill has been widely shared on social media platforms....
21:26, 06/19/2019

Video of joyful Afghan boy dancing on new prosthetic leg goes viral Ahmad Rahman had to have his leg amputated after he was shot as a baby in Logar provinceWhen Ahmad Rahman was eight months old he and his sister, Salima, were injured when fighting broke out between Afghan government forces and the Taliban in their v...
09:26, 05/09/2019

Woody Harrelson’s wild reactions at Wimbledon go viral Woody Harrelson just gave his best performance in years — with crazy-eyed reactions at Wimbledon. “I don’t watch tennis I watch Woody Harrelson watching tennis,” tweeted @trevorstweetss, summing up the Internet’s sudden ...
01:13, 07/15/2019

Arnold Schwarzenegger has a request after being dropkicked in viral clip Arnold Schwarzenegger, 71, was fortunately unharmed after being attacked on Saturday. He wants people to focus on the people at the event.        ...
04:13, 05/20/2019

Viral Video Shows Boy Dancing In Delight After Getting Prosthetic Leg A video that is going viral online has touched the hearts of thousands across the world. It shows a boy from Afghanistan dancing in joy after receiving a prosthetic leg....
21:26, 05/07/2019

Cop Suspended After Video Of Her Dancing In Police Station Goes Viral A young police woman from Gujarat has been suspended on Wednesday after a video of her dancing inside a police station to a song became viral on social media, officials said....
21:26, 07/24/2019

Student’s senior photos in legendary bathrobe go viral Sporting a dated haircut and a mom-approved outfit, many look back at their senior portraits and cringe. But not Evan Dennison. He’s the stuff of which high school legends are made. Heather Waters, mother to 17-year-old Dennison, hired photogra...
17:00, 07/18/2019

FaceApp's viral success proves we will never take our digital privacy seriously In early 2017, a service called FaceApp received a wave of press for using artificial intelligence to transform pictures of faces, making them look older or younger, male or female, or adding a smile to appear happier....
23:13, 07/21/2019

6-year-old golf-sensation in Tucson has some shots going viral TUCSON –  A six-year-old Tucsonan who plays at Dorado Golf Course on Tucson’s east side continues to impress and land on videos that go semi-viral. Julian Sun, who’s mentored by Glenn Monday, the head pro at Dorado Golf Course on Tu...
20:13, 07/06/2019

Viral math problem baffles mathematicians, physicists “8÷2(2+2).” Can you solve this math problem? The equation went viral online this week on Twitter causing major confusion over the right answer. Mathematicians and physicists went nuts about it. Mike Breen, the Public Awareness Officer for the America...
08:00, 08/01/2019

Chinese airline’s weirdly dark travel ad goes viral In its latest campaign, titled #WhatTravelBringsYou, the unorthodox ad focuses on the bad or unwanted things you can bring back from vacation -- such as weight gain, broken bones, a curse or an unwanted pregnancy....
20:39, 07/16/2019

High school teacher goes viral with Gen Z slang list Parents: You may want to bookmark this page. A Massachusetts high school teacher recently became “Internet famous” after his impressive comprehensive running list of slang terms went viral. James Callahan, 43, teaches sociology at Lowell ...
02:13, 05/08/2019

The man behind the viral Aaron Boone ‘Savages’ rant video In the first game of the Yankees’ doubleheader Thursday against the Rays, manager Aaron Boone went viral on social media after he unleashed fury on rookie home plate umpire Brennan Miller, prompting an ejection and subsequent suspension. But the vira...
01:13, 07/20/2019

Celebs Are Kicking Caps Off Bottles, Thanks To New Viral Challenge The 'Bottle Cap Challenge' has participants attempting to unscrew a cap from a bottle with their foot in the middle of a kick - without knocking the bottle down....
14:00, 07/02/2019

Beach? Stormy Sky? No, This Viral Optical Illusion Pic Actually Shows... A picture that has gone viral online is making everyone do a double take. At first glance, it looks like any other picture of a pretty beach on a stormy evening. Look a little closer, however, and you......
08:26, 07/08/2019

Watch: Families’ wild brawl at Disneyland goes viral A group of violent tourists turned Disneyland into the scrappiest place on earth. Horrifying video captures an all-out brawl in front of kids and families at the California theme park — with one heavyset guy repeatedly punching women in the fac...
22:39, 07/08/2019

Restaurant with ‘My Girlfriend is Not Hungry’ menu item goes viral It’s a tale as old as time: Boyfriend takes girlfriend out to eat, girlfriend claims she’s “not hungry” — and then proceeds to eat half of the boyfriend’s meal. Social media users have dubbed it “date night f...
10:39, 07/03/2019

Viral Acharya Exits RBI Job With A "Sense of Unfinished Business" Mr Acharya's boss at the central bank, Governor Shaktikanta Das, says a continuous and prolonged dependence on the government's capital infusion into banks can breed inefficiency....
10:13, 07/23/2019

Bagel guy says viral rant has already changed his luck with the ladies The chip-on-his-shoulder Long Island bagel shop customer whose viral rant about dating turned into a brawl is going back for another bite, he told The Post on Thursday. “They just invited me over for a free bagel,” claims Chris Morgan, a ...
19:52, 07/11/2019

Viral stars with big enough ‘hits’ to box ‘Bagel Guy’ Chris Morgan At just 5-foot-nothing, angry Bagel Boss brawler Chris Morgan may get short odds for his first boxing match. He also starts off with a poor fight record — getting easily squashed by the much larger guy he railed against in the video that first made h...
22:00, 07/16/2019

As FaceApp Goes Viral, So Do Concerns About Privacy, Russia Ties Just as quickly as a free photo-editing app went viral among smartphones users this week, it drew a backlash that exposed growing concerns about digital privacy and the potential for abuse from overseas actors....
00:39, 07/19/2019

Jammu Traffic Cop Suspended After Bribe Footage Goes Viral A traffic policeman was suspended and a departmental inquiry ordered after a video purportedly showed his subordinate demanding bribe from a driver to allow him a passage, officials said on Saturday....
04:00, 07/07/2019

How childhood viral infections may later drive multiple sclerosis Based on a study in mice, researchers now suggest that transient viral infections in childhood may facilitate multiple sclerosis development later in life....
14:13, 06/29/2019

Canadian artist fired after viral Trump cartoon A publishing company in New Brunswick, Canada, has terminated its contract with cartoonist Michael de Adder after a drawing he did of President Donald Trump standing over the bodies of two drowned migrants went viral on social media. The drawing, whi...
00:26, 07/01/2019

O.J. promises to ‘set the record straight’ in second viral Twitter video With 354,000 followers and counting, O.J. Simpson is taking Twitter by storm — vaguely promising to “set the record straight” in a second video posted Saturday night, a day after first testing the waters with an inaugural tweet. ...
06:39, 06/16/2019

Viral song ‘Baby Shark’ is being turned into a TV series Just when we thought we’d reached peak Baby Shark, it turns out the viral YouTube video is being turned into an animated series for Nickelodeon. Yep, a series — that’s a lot of Baby Shark. With over three billion views on YouTube, the cat...
22:52, 06/07/2019

Model’s bathroom selfie goes viral for all the wrong reasons A woman’s cheeky bathroom selfie has gone viral for all the wrong reasons – after her followers spotted something unusual in the mirror. Model Paula Sophia posed in a PrettyLittleThing outfit while sitting on the side of the sink, giving her fo...
01:26, 05/31/2019

2019 Best of Summer Tournament: What Viral Moment Had You Buzzing? Summer may be winding down but our Best of Summer tournament is only heating up! It's time to vote for the final category in our annual showdown of which couples, musical artists, TV......
15:13, 08/19/2019

Choose your future: EU tries to raise turnout with viral campaign Officials are hoping to raise voter numbers for first time since 1979 European electionsA bawling newborn is lifted on to the chest of its exhausted mother. A tear slips down a father’s face. The camera cuts to another baby, revealing the moment of i...
11:13, 05/23/2019

Oklahoma man’s gay-pride sign about ‘country boys’ goes viral An Oklahoma “country boy” who plastered a rainbow on his pickup truck in honor of Gay Pride Month is receiving a lot of love on the Internet. Cody Barlow, who identifies as straight, said he wasn’t able to make it from his rural tow...
05:26, 06/12/2019

Kerala Man's Viral Post On His Mother's Remarriage Will Touch You A Facebook post by a son celebrating his mother's second marriage, and thanking her for her sacrifices, has touched a chord with thousands of people online. The post was written by Kerala resident......
15:26, 06/12/2019

TikTok Is Turning New Artists Into Viral Sensations. But Who Actually Benefits? In 2017, a little-known rapper named Supa Dupa Humble released his song “Steppin'” to a muted response. He moved on to other projects, but a year and a half later, he noticed a surge in the song’s view count on YouTube. As he scroll...
13:26, 05/23/2019

The Man Responsible For That Viral $122,795 Timothée Chalamet Doll Would Love to See You Do Better After a “Timothée Chalamet” ventriloquist doll for sale on eBay for the bargain price $122,795 set the internet ablaze this week, the creator wants you to know he stands by his work. He think it’s a beautiful boy doll indeed!...
19:26, 06/12/2019

Teen at center of viral encounter sues NBC over reports COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter with a Native American activist in Washington has sued NBC for $275 million alleging that it falsely labeled him a racist who instigated a threatening confrontation. The attorneys f...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tweeted last week to say that her mother had barred......
06:26, 08/16/2019

That Theme Park Ride Going Viral Right Now Is Totally Fake Have you seen video of that theme park ride that’s been going viral? Not to pop anyone’s balloon, but the video is totally fake. It’s a great computer-generated animation.Read more......
23:00, 06/14/2019

How a Craigslist ad became a viral saga of love, loss and moving on Jessica Ciencin Henriquez was just trying to get rid of some stuff. She and her 6-year-old son were moving out of their apartment in lower Manhattan, and they couldn’t lug all their possessions out of the country with them. But when she sat down to w...
05:00, 05/29/2019

3 Chhattisgarh Cops Seen Assaulting Boy, Suspended After Video Goes Viral Three policemen have been suspended in Chhattisgarh's Raipur over a video showing them assaulting and sexually abusing a boy at a railway station, an official said today....
14:26, 08/14/2019

Viral Pic Of Squirrel Biting Snake Shocks Internet A picture that has gone viral online shows a squirrel clutching a snake, reportedly before it devoured it "down to the last two inches." The role reversal has shocked the Internet, collecting hundreds......
13:39, 05/24/2019

Botched Spanish statue that went viral is lovingly unrestored Reverse restoration of St George in Navarre shows him in his true coloursBrussels drops Michael Jackson costume plan for Manneken PisAfter a year’s exile and hundreds of hours of painstaking work, a 16th-century polychrome statue of Saint George and ...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Beyoncé's Publicist Speaks Out After That Viral Side-Eye Moment Hold up, Beyhive! It's time to let up on your sting. As fans are well aware, Beyonce made headlines yesterday after she was caught giving the wife of the Golden State Warriors owner......
17:13, 06/07/2019

Chimpanzee Goes Viral For Using Instagram Like A Pro, Video Stuns People A video that has stunned the Internet shows a chimpanzee using Instagram like a total pro - navigating the photo and video sharing app with complete ease....
19:26, 04/28/2019

Is that DIY tiny house for sale on Amazon a viral ripoff? Ready to live your tiny home dreams? For just over $7,000, Amazon retailer Allwood is promising a chic backyard cabin, delivered to your doorstop in three to five weeks. Like human-sized Lincoln Logs, the 172-square-foot Nordic spruce wood home, feat...
07:00, 05/22/2019

Bunny or bird? New viral video splits the internet TUCSON – Blue and back or white and gold? Yanny or Laurel? These questions may seem a bit odd, but once upon a time, the answers to this question divided the internet. Now in 2019, the newest internet riddle has begun to take its course in work...
20:39, 08/21/2019

What does ‘30-50 feral hogs’ mean? Anti-gun control tweet goes viral Pesky wild hogs have taken over the internet, after being invoked in the debate about gun control. The odd development began with a tweet about assault weapons from Jason Isbell, a singer-songwriter from Alabama, on the heels of the mass shootings in...
19:52, 08/06/2019

What about the 30-50 feral hogs? Man's defense of assault weapons goes viral A Twitter user’s loaded question has been widely mocked, but there’s actually more to it than many have assumedAs the gun control debate rages in the US in the wake of a weekend of devastating mass shootings, calls for an assault weapons ban have res...
07:00, 08/06/2019

‘I’m going to where people are’: the viral priest using TikTok to start a church His videos were designed to draw Austinites to religion but have made him a star of the new social media app that most of his age still don’t understand‘It just takes off’: how the short-video app TikTok has caused a global stirDavid W Peters has bee...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Tesla Says It's Identified the Cause of That Viral Model S Fire in China Tesla makes some revisions after its viral car fire in Shanghai, Carlos Ghosn backs out of a last-minute press conference, Ford gets its data exposed, more automakers team up on self-driving cars, and Geely’s interest in Volvo trucks. All of this and...
17:52, 06/28/2019

A’s sign fan who wowed with viral in-stadium pitching challenge In the span of three weeks, Nathan Patterson went from just a regular fan at a baseball game to an MLB hopeful with a minor-league contract. On July 15, Patterson and his brother Christian attended a Rockies game when the two decided to try their luc...
16:26, 08/02/2019

A Revenge-Seeking Woman Went Viral By Telling Men She Gave Them HIV Brandi Yakeima Lasiter wanted to punish the men of Americus, Georgia, who had allegedly wronged her. She set her plan into motion last week on a Facebook Live feed, claiming to be HIV-positive and......
13:52, 08/09/2019

Viral: This Museum Dedicated To Poop Is Surprisingly Adorable Who would have thought that a museum dedicated to poop would be described as "adorable" or "Instagram-worthy"? The Unko Museum in Japan is going viral online for exactly that - being adorable....
19:26, 04/28/2019

How a fan's viral video turned Aaron Boone's Yankees into 'savages' It's all over social media and on T-shirts worn by players and sold in the team store. So why did the skipper's rant turn into a rallying cry? You can thank a guy called Jomboy....
23:13, 08/16/2019

Global News reporter catches up with ‘Plant Guy’ after video goes viral Global News catches up with "Plant Guy" after viral video shows a man carrying a large tree-like plant around the streets of downtown Toronto calling it a "housewarming gift" for Kawhi Leonard....
18:52, 06/17/2019

What Colour Are These Circles? Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Is Viral The 'Confetti' illusion was created by David Novick, a computer and information science engineer. It shows 12 circles with multi-coloured horizontal stripes....
17:00, 07/12/2019

Woman in viral racist rant sentenced to 1 year of probation Authorities say a white woman in North Carolina whose racist rant against two black women having car trouble was captured in a viral video has been sentenced to probation and will not go to jail....
07:13, 06/06/2019

Viral Ad On #BarbershopGirls Of Uttar Pradesh Smashes Gender Stereotypes Neha and Jyoti took over their father's barber shop in 2014, stepping into a profession dominated by men. Today, their inspirational story has been turned into a viral ad....
14:52, 05/01/2019

‘It’s about belittlement’: Angry bagel guy who lives in van explains viral rant “If you’re looking for the short guy who is angry, he’s around the corner fighting with the homeless people.” The Long Island bagel shop customer whose viral rant about dating woes turned into a brawl was easy to find on Thursday — as a Bay Shore loc...
07:26, 07/12/2019

Ocasio-Cortez uses viral weatherman to mock GOP on climate change Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez used the Ohio weatherman who berated his audience for griping about breaking into a broadcast of “The Bachelorette” for a tornado warning to slam Republicans for their stand on climate change. “This guy...
18:39, 05/29/2019

Viral photo shoot captures girls as athletes and princesses Photographer Heather Mitchell says girls should haven't to choose between being athletic or girly. They "can do it all."        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

K-Pop Star Sunmi Describes Herself as "LGBT" in Viral Concert Moment Sunmi is opening up to her fans about her life and the "different sides" of herself. While performing at the Q-Factory on Tuesday, June 4, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, the......
05:39, 06/05/2019

Dad goes viral for giving hundreds of hugs at Pittsburgh Pride parade One Pennsylvania man has gone viral on social media for sharing the story of his bittersweet exchanges with two strangers at the Pittsburg Pride parade....
02:13, 06/14/2019

A Man Licked a Carton of Ice Cream for a Viral Internet Challenge. Now He’s in Jail. Law officials and store owners across the country are wrestling with how to stop a flurry of copycat videos made by people committing the same crime....
01:52, 07/09/2019

Viral Video Edited, Intrusion Into My Privacy: Suspended BJP Lawmaker After a video purportedly showing him dancing to a Bollywood number with guns in hand went viral, suspended BJP lawmaker Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion on Wednesday claimed that the clip was edited and......
04:13, 07/11/2019

Viral Video Shows Groom Playing PUBG At His Own Wedding Online multiplayer game PUBG has taken the world by storm, and this video is proof. The video, which has been shared widely online, shows a groom busy playing PUBG... during his own wedding!...
07:00, 05/01/2019

'I'll f*** them up' Mum storms classroom to threaten daughter's bullies in viral video A FURIOUS mum turned up at her daughter's school to issue a stark warning to her bullies and their families in a video seen more than 3million times....
14:00, 05/16/2019

Pediatricians explain viral 'croup' that often affects young children (Reuters Health) - Croup, a common upper respiratory tract infection in young children under age 6, can become severe and require hospitalization, doctors say in a new patient resource published in JAMA....
00:26, 05/02/2019

Jon Stewart's latest viral moment recalls 'Crossfire' legacy Having kept a relatively low profile since leaving "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart made headlines again this week, delivering an impassioned plea for 9/11 first responders during an emotional congressional hearing....
23:00, 06/12/2019

Photo editor FaceApp goes viral again, prompting security concerns By Kalhan Rosenblatt, NBC  A photo editing app has introduced a few new wrinkles to the faces of celebrities — and to the ongoing discussion around personal digital security. FaceApp, a more than 2-year-old app created by a Russia-based developer, ha...
22:39, 07/17/2019

Woman's Photoshoot On A Train Is Viral And People Love Her Confidence Jessica George was riding the New York subway when fellow passenger Ben Yahr spotted her whipping out her phone, setting it to self-timer and having a glamorous photoshoot right then and there....
11:26, 08/21/2019

Area 51 expert on viral campaign to ‘storm’ top-secret site An author and expert on Area 51 said the US military will never let civilians anywhere near the top-secret site after the “Storm Area 51” movement went viral on Facebook. One million Facebook users have now responded that they would go to...
01:39, 07/16/2019

Albanian PM condemns 'barbarian' who chased tourists in viral video Tourism minister meets Spanish family after restaurant owner’s frenzied attackAlbanian authorities have moved to minimise the damage to the country’s reputation as an emerging tourist hotspot after a video of a furious restaurant owner pursuing a gro...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Photo of demolished house with 'Got the Spider' painted on roof goes viral The photo of a demolished house with the words “Got the Spider” spray painted on the roof has gone viral online before the couple responsible posted a picture of their work themselves....
12:13, 07/24/2019

Picture perfect - Congo ranger's gorilla selfie goes viral Standing casually and turning their heads to stare straight at the camera, Ndakazi and Ndeze look like any cool selfie pros - only these posers are gorillas....
20:26, 04/28/2019

Police confirm anyone who participates in the viral Area 51 attack will be arrested Whatever happens in a military installation, whether it’s located in Vegas or not, stays in that military installation, especially if we’re talking about the mythical and ultra-secret Area 51. Planning an attack on the site that has helpe...
19:00, 07/16/2019

Rabbit Or Raven? Viral Video Will Make You Question Your Eyes On Sunday, Daniel Quintana, a senior researcher in biological psychiatry at the University of Oslo in Norway, shared a video that has gone massively viral on Twitter. The video features a black......
19:52, 08/21/2019

Chimpanzee Escapes Zoo Enclosure, Kicks Keeper In Viral Video A chimpanzee escaped from its enclsoure in China's Hefei Wildlife Park on Friday morning, causing much confusion and chaos as he charged at visitors and even kicked an employee to the ground....
07:52, 07/15/2019

Viral debate: Should middle-seat airplane passengers hog both armrests? The internet is up in arms over this airplane etiquette question: “Does the person sitting in the middle seat on the airplane get both armrests?” Twitter users are offered two response choices: “Definitely” and “No way.&...
02:26, 06/08/2019

Camouflaged Snow Leopard Image In Himachal Pradesh Goes Viral A photograph of a snow leopard clicked by wildlife photographer Saurabh Desai has gone viral on social media after many netizens found it hard to spot the animal on a rocky mountain with patches of......
21:39, 05/15/2019

That Viral Video of a Family Fleeing an Avalanche is Totally Fake Have you seen that viral video of a family watching an avalanche? The dad leaves his wife and kids to die as the avalanche barrels down on them. It’s pretty funny in a twisted way. But the video is totally fake. Read more......
16:26, 06/06/2019

Viral Acharya's Message On Government Borrowing As He Ends RBI Stint Viral Acharya is leaving the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday, six months before the scheduled end of his term in office, citing personal reasons. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut the repo......
10:13, 07/23/2019

Gun License Of BJP Lawmaker In Viral Video Nixed, Says Son's Future Bleak An Uttarakhand BJP lawmaker, captured on video holding weapons on his hands and mouth while dancing to a Bollywood song, had his gun licenses revoked by district authorities today....
15:52, 07/13/2019

Was A Priest Pushed Off Stage For Fat-Shaming? Truth Behind Viral Video A video that has gone viral online, collecting millions of views, shows a woman pushing a priest off a stage. The video was shared on Twitter by a user who claimed that the incident took place during......
12:26, 07/23/2019

Video of Nevada mom giving birth in car goes viral: It was a 'beautiful nightmare' The moment a Nevada mother gave birth in a car last week has gone viral after the woman’s 10-year-old son recorded the emotional video from the backseat....
02:13, 05/30/2019

Ex-Baltimore cop found guilty for beating man captured in viral video A former Baltimore police officer, seen in a viral video beating a man last August, was found guilty on Monday of second-degree assault and official misconduct....
10:13, 06/11/2019

Nathan Patterson, signed by A’s after viral pitch, dominates in pro debut If his first outing is any indication, the Oakland Athletics’ Nathan Patterson signing wasn’t just a publicity stunt. The 23-year-old fan who earned a contract after hitting 96 mph during a ballpark speed-pitch challenge struck out the si...
18:52, 08/19/2019

Viral: This Math Equation Has Twitter Confused. Can You Make Sense Of It? A Twitter user recently shared a seemingly simple math equation with the answer already provided, and asked netizens to make sense of it. "A maths meme that is actually funny rather than stupid,"......
20:13, 07/16/2019

Viral Pic Of Rare Wave-Shaped Clouds Wows Netizens A picture of magnificent cloud waves in the sky has gone viral on the Internet, and people can't stop marvelling at it. The clouds, known as Kelvin-Helmholtz instability clouds, are rare....
08:26, 06/21/2019

AstraZeneca ties up with France's Transgene to develop viral immunotherapies British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc and French biopharmaceutical firm Transgene SA entered into an agreement on Thursday to co-develop five cancer-killing viral immunotherapies....
21:00, 05/02/2019

Watch: Video of 'gorilla crow' standing at mall goes viral A bird with an unusual posture has been nicknamed "gorilla crow" after a video of it flexing its wings was snapped at a Japanese mall and went viral online....
20:26, 06/28/2019

'Descendants 3:' Video of Sarah Jeffery singing 'Queen of Mean' goes viral The music video of Sarah Jeffery singing "Queen of Mean" from "Descendants 3" has gotten more than 2 million views since it was posted on YouTube on Friday....
02:39, 08/04/2019

YouTuber's viral video puts Merkel's party on defensive German Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democrats are hitting back at a YouTube star's viral video attacking the party's stance on climate change and social inequality....
16:00, 05/22/2019

This couple took engagement pictures at Target and their romantic photos are going viral Courtesy of Erica Whiting Photography Aaron Anthony Damron and Tony DiPasqua took engagement photos at Target. Damron's Facebook post is going viral and has been shared over 4,600 times. Photographer Erica Whiting told INSIDER there's no such thing ...
19:52, 08/03/2019

Photo of Connecticut brother hugging sister after graduating from pre-K goes viral TODAY – Weepy parents are par for the course at any preschool graduation ceremony. But a proud sibling with tears streaming down his face? That’s going to grab some attention. Just ask Connecticut mom Aundrea Smith. Smith shared a photo of her ...
21:39, 06/26/2019

"Grandmother India": Amul's Tribute To Viral 87-Year-Old Cricket Fan Amul India has paid tribute to the viral 87-year-old cricket fan Charulata Patel, who was seen cheering for India against Bangladesh in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019....
12:52, 07/04/2019

Mets finally get to meet Jeff McNeil’s viral puppy Mets fans, meet Willow. Willow, meet Mets fans. Jeff McNeil and his wife, Tatiana, along with North Shore Animal League, made the introductions before Tuesday’s game against the Marlins. Jeff McNeil met the puppy when the Mets hosted an event with th...
05:26, 08/07/2019

Original Penguin sells out of green shirts after #GreenShirtGuy goes viral TUCSON – From stories on the Washington Post to shoutouts from actor Mark Ruffalo, Alex Kack, his green shirt and his infectious laugh has been the talk around the nation after a video of him at Tuesday’s Tucson City Council meeting went ...
01:52, 08/10/2019

MS Dhoni Singing Viral Video Fact Checked: Here's The Truth A video of MS Dhoni, in uniform, singing to a gathering of soldiers has been doing the circles on social media and sections of the press. Here is the truth behind the video....
02:39, 08/07/2019

Song On Mamata Banerjee's "Cut Money" Crusade Goes Viral In Bengal Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has recently ramped up her attack on her Trinamool Congress party members accepting "cut money" -- a percentage illegally charged by government officials and......
18:00, 06/22/2019

A baffling ad that follows a man from the moment of his birth is suddenly going viral 3 years later — and you'll never guess what it's for A baffling Subway ad went viral on Thursday. The strangely intense commercial shows a child at the moment of his birth, major milestones as he grows up, and ends with him as a young man at a Subway shop. The ad is real and was released by Subway in...
23:26, 06/27/2019

A weekend of mass murder reflects how American violence goes viral A spasm of gun violence in El Paso, Dayton and Chicago illustrates an array of American social disorders, including the trope of the lone-wolf shooter....
03:26, 08/05/2019

Viral: An Arrow That Won't Point Left Is Giving The Internet A Headache A video of a deceptively simple-looking 3D arrow is going viral online as millions of people try to figure out why, despite being turned repeatedly, the arrow only points in one direction....
16:39, 08/08/2019

Tribute To Chhatrapati Shivaji, Visible On Google Maps, Is Viral A crop art tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj has gone viral online. The farm painting was made earlier this year on the occasion of Shivaji Jayanti with thousands of green plants....
17:13, 06/20/2019

US Sex Trafficking Victim Freed From Life Sentence After Viral Campaign A US trafficking victim serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex when she was a teenager was released on parole Wednesday, following a celebrity-backed viral campaign for her......
13:26, 08/08/2019

Opinion: RBI's Autonomy Takes Another Hit As Viral Acharya Heads For Exit A standoff over the government's intentions was temporarily resolved by pushing to a panel of experts the question of whether the RBI had excess capital and could return some of it to the finance......
09:26, 06/25/2019

Germany's CDU slams YouTuber Rezo over political viral video A YouTuber has come under attack from politicians in Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU, accusing him of spreading false information about the party. The YouTuber had accused the party of not doing enough on climate change....
23:39, 05/22/2019

Netflix 'Killer Ratings' true-crime series looks at Brazilian TV host accused of ordering murders to spice up ratings A true-crime series, “Killer Ratings,” streaming on Netflix, shows how a popular Brazilian TV host who cultivated an anti-crime crusader was accused of ordering murders to raise his ratings....
23:13, 06/25/2019

Bud Selig: By the Book The former baseball commissioner, whose new memoir is “For the Good of the Game,” was a voracious childhood reader, “mostly about sports,” and especially “novels about the Brooklyn Dodgers.”...
12:39, 07/04/2019

Surface Book 3: what we want to see The Surface Book 3 has a hard act to follow. When the original Surface Book hit the streets, it was incredibly successful. Yet, awesome as it was, we didn’t expect the sequel, the Surface Book 2, to improve on everything the original did, culm...
17:39, 06/26/2019

By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
01:00, 05/24/2019

George F. Will: By the Book The political columnist and author, most recently, of “The Conservative Sensibility” has no love for Holden Caulfield: “Just what the world does not need: another sullen adolescent.”...
14:52, 05/31/2019

By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a bunch of learn-how-to-meditate books that don’t seem to be helping.”...
23:39, 05/21/2019

A bizarre video of a crow that looks like a tiny gorilla has gone viral, and people are baffled keita_simpson/Twitter A video of a bird dubbed "gorilla crow" has left the internet baffled. Ornithologists have chimed in to explain that there's no such thing as a "gorilla crow." According to Kaeli Swift, a researcher from the University of Wash...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Oh rats! Japan convenience store apologizes after viral rodent video Japanese convenience store chain FamilyMart apologized after video went viral on social media of rats scurrying about one of its stores in Tokyo's popular Shibuya district, prompting it to close the outlet until further notice....
04:39, 08/07/2019

Huawei executive goes viral as Chinese rally to tech giant’s defense Among Weibo’s trending topics Wednesday was John Suffolk, Huawei’s global cyber-security chief, who parried parliamentarians’ questions this week about whether Huawei posed a security threat....
00:13, 06/13/2019

Viral Area 51 ‘raid’ amasses 1 million recruits, gets Air Force warning It’s “Mission: Impossible” meets “Mars Attacks” — and it’s going down at Area 51. An event called “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” appeared on Facebook earlier this month, urging alien e...
01:52, 07/16/2019

Toddler’s viral birthday cake fail didn’t make her a ‘Loser’ It should’ve been a piece of cake. But when Melin Jones, 27, picked up a Walmart cake for daughter Elizabeth’s second birthday party, she was in a rush to get home and didn’t check the icing message before leaving. “Little did...
17:52, 07/24/2019

Black And White Or Coloured? Viral Optical Illusion Confuses The Internet Every so often, an optical illusion goes viral on the Internet and makes us question our own eyes. This week too, a mind-boggling optical illusion is confusing social media users across the globe...
06:26, 08/02/2019

Man goes viral for laughing at Trump supporter at Tucson City Council meeting TUCSON – A man is trending across the United States after News 4 Tucson’s Nick VinZant captured his reaction to a rant by a woman wearing a MAGA hat during Tuesday’s Tucson City Council meeting. Tuesday evening, Tucson city council...
23:52, 08/07/2019

Fan who scored Oakland A's contract with viral 96-mph pitch makes professional debut The baseball fan who landed a contract with the Oakland A’s after his 96-MPH pitch at a speed-pitch radar booth at Coors Field went viral brought the heat in his professional debut....
02:52, 08/20/2019

Charges filed in viral Disneyland fight that continued after brawlers were thrown out Three adults were charged in connection with a family fight that horrified Disneyland Toontown guests before bystanders intervened.       ...
19:52, 07/24/2019

A man who switched to more affordable insulin died. Here's what happened in the viral story Josh Wilkerson, 27, died in June from complications due to Type I diabetes. He switched to over-the-counter insulin after losing his insurance last year.        ...
03:00, 08/10/2019

Blue Bell looking for ice cream-licking prankster in sick viral video Not cool. Ice cream maker Blue Bell says it’s looking into a now-viral video of a woman licking its ice cream at a grocery store and then placing the tainted tub back on the shelf. “This type of incident will not be tolerated,” the company told...
08:52, 07/02/2019

‘Bagel Guy’ Chris Morgan signs deal to fight other viral celebrities The bagel guy is pulling no punches — or low blows — as he prepares to step into the ring. Chris Morgan, the Long Island bagel shop customer whose rant about dating woes went viral, has signed up for a celebrity boxing match, according to...
17:00, 07/16/2019

Alex Rodriguez says he's investing in 'good blinds' after viral toilet snap Former New York Yankee star Alex Rodriguez said Monday he doesn't intend to pursue legal action over the unflattering bathroom picture taken of him last month inside his New York City apartment -- but he did say he plans to invest in some new blinds....
22:13, 06/05/2019

Privacy concerns mount over Russia-based viral photo-editing app Country singer Carrie Underwood has done it, as has rapper Drake, and NBA star Steph Curry. Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay, the Jonas Brothers, and comedian Kevin Hart, too....
04:26, 07/18/2019

Viral Video Of Passenger Using Feet On In-Flight Screen Horrifies Twitter A video currently going viral has horrified netizens. Shared by crime novelist Alafair Burke, the footage, taken during a flight, shows a man using his feet to swipe through in-flight entertainment......
10:39, 07/18/2019

Ph.D. candidate's maternity-style photo shoot with thesis goes viral Sarah Whelan Curtis, a Ph.D. candidate at Emory University, did a maternity-style photoshoot with her thesis. It went viral on Twitter.        ...
21:00, 06/05/2019

Viral track star sets high school record in 100m Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling won the 100-meter dash in a wind-legal time of 10.13 seconds Saturday at the Texas state high school track and field championships, setting a national high school record that had stood since 1990....
13:00, 05/12/2019

Marianne Williamson's odd Democratic debate pledge to call New Zealand's PM goes viral Marianne Williamson’s bizarre promise to phone the prime minister of New Zealand as her first act as  the president went viral after the Democratic debate on Thursday....
11:13, 06/28/2019

"Old" FaceApp photos raise security concerns about the Russia-based viral app Viral app FaceApp is made in Russia, raising concerns about security from the DNC, and calls for investigation by Chuck Schumer.       ...
01:39, 07/19/2019

Cops searching for man licking Blue Bell ice cream in viral video Police issued an arrest warrant for a man in Southwest Texas who was seen on a viral video opening a container of Blue Bell ice cream in a Walmart and licking the contents before returning it to the freezer. The arrest warrant was issued for a 24-yea...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Turning Point USA Boots Member After Viral 'White Power' Video Turning Point USA, the nationwide alt-right campus organization, voluntarily ousted a member of its University of Nevada Las Vegas chapter early Friday morning after a viral video showed several individuals yelling “White Power” and “fuck the niggers...
19:26, 05/10/2019

Bear 'Bribes' Guard Dog With Bones. Hilarious Story Is Viral On Twitter One Canadian man has claimed that his pet dog is in cahoots with a bear - and the incredible story of interspecies cooperation has impressed thousands across the world....
14:26, 05/13/2019

Why the joke Facebook page calling for people to storm Area 51 went viral More than a million people have actually RSVP’d – and the military have issued a serious response. The truth is out there, and there are grand plans to find it. As of Monday, 1.1 million people had RSVP’d to a Facebook event called “Storm Area 51, Th...
19:26, 07/17/2019

Fact-Checked: The Truth Behind Viral 'Instagram Terms-Of-Service' Post Over the last few days, celebrities have been sharing different variations of a viral post that claims Instagram is implementing new rules on photo usage. Is there any truth to this viral post?...
11:26, 08/21/2019

Michael Phelps discusses viral Masters moment behind Tiger Woods 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps told NBC Sports and "Today" on Wednesday that his visit to Augusta will be an experience he won't forget.        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Blue Bell looking for ice cream-licking prankster in viral video: report Ice cream maker Blue Bell says it’s looking into a now-viral video of a woman licking its ice cream at a grocery store and then placing the tainted tub back on the shelf....
08:26, 07/02/2019

Viral Video Of American Speaking Fluent Telugu Impresses Viewers An American man is making waves in India, thanks to his fluent Telugu. Isaac Richards, a resident of Utah, USA, recently surprised Telugu customers at an ice cream shop in Montana while taking their......
20:13, 07/16/2019

Halifax artist claims he lost job after Donald Trump cartoon went viral BNI responded in a statement on Sunday, stating that "it is entirely incorrect to suggest that it cancelled a freelance contract with Michael de Adder” over the Trump cartoon....
21:13, 07/01/2019

Viral Pic Of Women Cleaning TV Studio Before Election Debate Irks Twitter The cutaway shot from Monday evening's televised debate shows women cleaning around the TV studio as the all-male line-up of politicians prepares for the debate. For some on Twitter, the image is......
19:26, 04/28/2019

What Berwick Rangers going viral tells football clubs about social media Bayern Munich and Roma are not the only clubs gaining fans online – as Berwick, Motherwell and Celtic showed last seasonBy Simon Meehan for Nutmeg magazineIt’s 4.50pm on a cold, blustery Saturday in March and I am at the in-laws’ house on the south c...
15:00, 07/17/2019

Substitute singer apologizes after 'worst rendition' of national anthem goes viral A North Carolina man in issued an apology this week for what many have called the “worst rendition” of the national anthem, sung Sunday during an independent minor league baseball game....
15:00, 05/10/2019

Holiday Inn Express worker’s classy response to racial slur goes viral This Holiday Inn Express employee’s calm response to a guest who called him a racial slur has the internet cheering for him. Craig Brooks, 26, recorded his encounter Sunday night with a woman at the chain in Austin, Texas, after hearing her cal...
22:52, 06/04/2019

Viral photo appears to show a starfish with a big butt. An expert disagrees The pink sea star, which was found at the Aquarium of the Pacific, went viral on Twitter. Fish curator Nate Jaros explains that it's not a butt.        ...
03:52, 07/03/2019

Outrage After Viral Video Shows Restaurant Employee Bathing In Kitchen A man has lost his job after a video surfaced showing him bathing in the kitchen of a restaurant he worked at. He was an employee of the American fast food restaurant chain Wendy's....
10:00, 05/30/2019

A teacher opens his home to students with deported parents. The tweet went viral. It reads like a feel-good story, but James Tilton – a freshman English teacher at Eastside High School in Lancaster, California – says it isn't.        ...
05:13, 06/20/2019

After outrage over viral video, 3 teens arrested in beating of girl with disabilities Chicago police have arrested three teenage girls in the beating of a girl with disabilities that was recorded on cellphone video and shared online.        ...
20:39, 07/25/2019

Guatemalan villagers recognize viral photo of mother pleading at U.S. border Lolinda Amaya cried last week when she saw a viral photograph of a Guatemalan mother imploring Mexico's National Guard to let her enter the United States....
22:52, 07/30/2019

Illinois boy, 14, born without arms lands 20-inch box jump in viral video A 14-year-old Illinois boy who was born without arms accomplished a 20-inch box jump Sunday, an achievement captured in a video that has since gone viral....
00:39, 07/27/2019

Hockey coach who went viral for pro-national anthem message: 'I take pride in my country' An assistant hockey coach who went viral for telling his players to stand for the American and Canadian national anthems said Thursday he is not going to apologize for asking his players to show respect....
21:26, 07/11/2019

Greenland's Melting Sea Ice Captured In Viral Image Of Sled Dogs In Water A striking photograph of the early ice melt taken last week by a DMI scientist in northwestern Greenland has gone viral. It shows sled dogs pushing through a fjord, the sea ice submerged under several......
17:13, 06/20/2019

Viral photo of lovebirds at McDonald's inspires others to share romantic messages A photo of an old man staring adoringly at the woman sitting across from him in a McDonald’s has gone viral on Facebook, prompting users to post romantic messages of their own....
23:39, 05/28/2019

Garlic peeling: four techniques put to the test after Twitter melts down over viral video A video of an innovative way to peel a whole head of garlic has spread across social media, making many question whether they have been doing it wrong their entire culinary lives. The Twitter video made it look simple enough so Guardian Australia dec...
14:13, 06/18/2019

Viral: Woman Turns Tree Stump Into A Little Library Fit For Magical Elves Sharalee Armitage Howard designed a Pinterest-worthy Little Free Library that looks like the home of a family of magical elves. The converted stump-turned-book-offering is complete with stone steps......
09:13, 05/02/2019

Colbert thinks Alabama's new viral marketing campaign for The Handmaid's Tale is going a little far It’s been a bad week in America—which is to say, it’s been a bad couple of years in America, and this week saw that badness manifest in one of its most obviously upsetting forms—as a number of states, including Alabama, Mississippi, Ohio, and Georgia...
07:00, 05/17/2019

A Brief History of Viral Summer Trends, Starring the Leopard Midi Skirt Just as every year one pop song becomes unavoidable, each summer one garment achieves a numbing ubiquity among women. Looking back at gladiator sandals, tiny sunglasses and more....
22:13, 07/10/2019

A viral video of a girl licking equipment at a doctor's office led to her mom's arrest Jim Barber/Shutterstock A video that appears to show a girl licking a piece of medical equipment at a doctors office in Florida has circulated online. In the video, which was obtained by Action News Jackson, a girl, whose face has been blurred out, ...
08:13, 07/12/2019

3 teens arrested in the viral beating of a 15-year-old special needs girl in Chicago Chicago police have arrested three teenage girls in the beating of a special needs girl that was recorded on cellphone video and shared online.        ...
19:26, 07/25/2019

Zomato's Viral "Ghar Ka Khana" Tweet Triggers Hilarious Responses On Wednesday, food delivery platform Zomato shared an amusing tweet, asking customers to eat home-cooked food for a change. That bit of advice, coming from a food delivery app, left people chuckling -......
15:13, 07/08/2019

Viral clip of Russian policeman punching woman sparks outrage A video clip of a Russian riot policeman punching a female protester has gone viral, provoking outrage on social networks. Russia's Interior Ministry has promised that the "guilty will have to face responsibility."...
10:39, 08/13/2019

Pakistan Leader Attacks Journalist During Live TV Debate. Video Is Viral Masroor Ali Siyal of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party attacked fellow panelist and journalist Imtiaz Khan Faran during a live TV show on Monday night....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Former porn star from viral 'hijab' scene reveals she made only $12G in career Former adult film actress Mia Khalifa said that despite being one of the most popular porn stars on the Internet revealed she only made $12,000 during her career....
15:26, 08/13/2019

After outrage over viral video, 4th teen arrested in beating of girl with disabilities Chicago police have arrested a fourth teenage girl in the beating of a girl with disabilities that was recorded on cellphone video and shared online.        ...
18:00, 07/26/2019

Teen's tweets from her smart fridge go viral after mother confiscates phone Fifteen-year-old resorts to drastic measures after mom takes action ‘so I’d pay more attention to my surroundings’A surly teenager has taken the rise of increasingly powerful smart home devices to its logical conclusion – tweeting from her family’s s...
03:39, 08/14/2019

Mom whose search for bone marrow donor while pregnant with twins went viral needs another match A California mother who gave birth to twins in December and then underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia after her search for a donor went viral said she is in need of another one....
22:00, 05/01/2019

RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya Quits, Cites "Personal Circumstances" Viral Acharya, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has resigned, citing "unavoidable personal circumstances". Mr Acharya, whose term was scheduled to end in February, conveyed his......
09:39, 06/24/2019

That Viral Video of a Robot Uprising Is Fake Because the Real Thing Will Be So Much Deadlier Have you seen that viral video of a robot getting its ass kicked by humans? The robot is forced to perform a variety of agility drills and gets hit with a hockey stick, enduring quite a bit of abuse before the robot finally pulls a gun on its human t...
06:39, 06/18/2019

‘Ain’t nobody licking our Blue Bell!’: Cops defend ice cream in viral photo Freeze! A couple of Texas cops struck a pose in a blue wall of defiance against would-be lickers of Blue Bell ice cream. “Ain’t nobody licking our Blue Bell!” reads a caption on the image posted by the Bellaire Police Officer’s Association page...
21:26, 07/10/2019

By the Book: Greg Iles The author, most recently, of the novel “Cemetery Road,” finds electronic books easier on his eyes these days: “I still love the scent and feel of ink and paper, but — we do what we must.”...
15:13, 06/27/2019

By the Book: James Ellroy The Los Angeles crime novelist, whose new book is “This Storm,” is no fan of Cormac McCarthy’s work: “McCarthy fails to employ quotation marks. Neither did William Faulkner, another cat I don’t dig.”...
15:00, 06/06/2019

When to Book a Hotel to Get the Best Price Whenever I plan a trip somewhere, it feels “official” once I book the flights, train tickets or rental car, but I’m never quite sure when to book a hotel. Should I do it as far ahead of time as possible to secure the best deal? Or should I wait until...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Book a Southwest Flight For As Little As $49 It’s almost the start of summer—which means it might be time to plan out your vacation schedule this fall if you haven’t already. And until midnight tomorrow, Southwest is having a hell of a sale to celebrate the company’s birthday, offering one-way ...
19:39, 06/19/2019

They'll Let Pretty Much Anyone Write a Book, Huh How would you feel if I told you that Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the latest in a long, ignoble line of liars to vacate the role of Trump press secretary, is going to work on a book? Would you be shocked? Excited? Utterly devoid of any feeling whatsoever...
08:52, 07/01/2019

Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby Every age begets its era-specific book clubs. Perhaps it’s unsurprising that ours features more and more niche, insider gatherings. One for Political Junkies? Check. Thriller writers? Check. Proust lovers? Check....
02:00, 05/17/2019

Should You Book an Airbnb That Has No Reviews? While looking through a particularly beautiful Airbnb listing, you might think to yourself: This place is too good to be true. You browse the listing’s photos, read about its amenities—which include a pool and a sundeck—and it’s around this time when...
19:52, 06/24/2019

By the Book: Elliot Ackerman The novelist and journalist, whose most recent book is the memoir “Places and Names,” thinks Vronsky gets a bad rap in “Anna Karenina”: “I believe that he loved Anna, in his strange broken way.”...
11:39, 06/13/2019

By the Book: Denise Mina The Scottish crime writer, whose new book is “Conviction,” is drawn to “flawed characters asking big questions and taking action. … That said, I will read, literally, anything.”...
11:52, 06/20/2019

How to Trick Your Kid Into Becoming a Book Lover I’ve always been a huge book nerd, so my dreams of parenting definitely included my kids being as book-obsessed as I am. I love the experience of the real world melting away as I lose myself in a story, and I want my kids to know that feeling too. Bu...
17:52, 05/20/2019

Duchess Camilla Parker Bowles goes viral after winking to cameras during Trump's visit Duchess of Cornwall Camilla Parker Bowles became a viral sensation on Monday after she was seen offering a wink to the cameras as she and Prince Charles greeted President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump during their state visit in the United Kingd...
02:00, 06/04/2019

Japanese women petition against high heels at work, with #KuToo movement going viral A social media campaign against dress codes and expectations that women wear high heels at work has gone viral in Japan, with thousands joining the #KuToo movement....
10:26, 06/04/2019

Alex Rodriguez may have a tough time pursuing legal action over viral toilet pic Alex Rodriguez’s camp has said the ex-Yankees slugger is exploring legal action after he was photographed sitting on the toilet in his luxury apartment’s bathroom....
11:13, 05/18/2019

Local police have identified the suspected ice cream-licking culprit from viral video Twitter/BlindDensetsu A San Antonio teen was identified by Texas Police as the alleged "Lufkin Licker" — a woman who was filmed reportedly licking a tub of ice cream at a Lufkin Walmart and putting it back in the freezer. The video then went v...
00:13, 07/07/2019

The dad and baby who went viral for having a full-on conversation about a TV show just starred in a heartwarming commercial for Denny's Shanieke Pryor/Facebook/Denny's People couldn't get enough of this father and his baby having a full-on conversation about the finale of a TV show. The adorable duo can be seen having another conversation in a special Father's Day advertisement for...
05:13, 06/20/2019

Justice Department lawyer defends herself after viral video on child migrant treatment WASHINGTON — A Justice Department lawyer who argued in court that the federal government wasn’t legally required to provide soap and toothbrushes to detained migrant children in some conditions is defending herself after video of the exchange went vi...
03:00, 06/26/2019

Jake Gyllenhaal Really Loves "Genius" Sean Paul: Relive His Many Viral Moments No lie--Jake Gyllenhaal is a Sean Paul superfan. While you probably didn't expect this headline today, the Spider-Man: Far From Home star made his fandom known loud and clear during......
23:39, 06/27/2019

Firefighter says goodbye to rescue dog in viral post. Dog owners relate: Pets are family A St. Louis man shared photos and grieved his dog, Bella, who he rescued while a firefighter. Pet owners relate, knowing dogs are family.        ...
04:00, 05/13/2019

Delaware woman recounts attack at Dominican Republic resort in viral post Tammy Lawrence-Daley says she was brutally beaten while on a vacation to the Dominican Republic in January.        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

California police criticized for viral video allegedly using excessive force on black man At least 10 police officers are shown in the video, posted on Instagram Live Friday, assisting in the arrest of the suspect.        ...
20:13, 06/10/2019

'Egg Boy' donates $70G to Christchurch mosque massacre victims after stunt went viral and landed him in trouble The Australian teenager who famously cracked an egg on a far-right politician after his remarks on the Christchurch, New Zealand massacre has donated nearly $70,000 to victims of the horrific mosque shootings....
23:13, 05/29/2019

Auburn gymnast Sam Cerio walks down aisle two months after gruesome viral injury Sam Cerio’s wedding was transformed from to a groundbreaking step towards her eventual recovery. The former Auburn gymnast achieved her goal of walking down the aisle without assistance after dislocating both knees and tearing several ligaments durin...
23:52, 06/07/2019

Blue Bell, cops close in on solving viral ice cream licking prank This cold case is heating up. Ice cream-maker Blue Bell says its found the exact tub of ice-cream that was licked — and then put back on the shelf — by a frozen treat fiend in a now-viral video. The dairy detectives pored over the social media post a...
10:39, 07/04/2019

California Police Swarm an Unarmed Black Man With Guns Drawn in Viral Video On Saturday, Instagram user @blueasdasky released a nearly five-minute long video she recorded of Hawthorne, Calif., police drawing their weapons on an unarmed black man....
01:26, 06/11/2019

Woman seen licking ice cream in viral video faces up to 20 years in jail, police say By Linda Givetash A woman filmed licking a tub of ice cream and returning it to a grocery store shelf in a viral video last week is facing up to 20 years in prison, police said Thursday. The footage — which has been viewed more than 11 million times ...
01:39, 07/05/2019

Ice cream licker in viral video could face 20 years in jail, federal charges Blue Bell Creameries has removed all half-gallon containers of "Tin Roof" from a Walmart in Lufkin, Texas, police said.        ...
04:52, 07/05/2019

Chick flick: cockatoo gives anti-nesting spikes the bird in viral video Footage shows Australian parrot breaching building’s defences with delightFootage capturing a rebellious sulphur-crested cockatoo’s triumph over bird guard spikes has gone viral on Facebook. Continue reading......
09:39, 07/05/2019

20 years later, the original viral website for The Blair Witch Project still haunts the internet Twenty years ago today, The Blair Witch Project hit theaters after an unprecedented, months’ long marketing campaign capitalizing on America’s increasingly accessible internet connections and penchant to be, uh, a bunch of gullible, distraction-cravi...
20:52, 07/16/2019

Picture perfect: Chinese tourists flock to lake to recreate viral photos Chinese tourists are flocking to a lake in southwest Yunnan province to recreate photos that have gone viral on social media, the country's latest selfie craze....
16:39, 06/21/2019

Texas boy who went viral for tying Honor Guard member's shoe wants to be police officer A young boy who stepped in to tie the shoe of an Honor Guard member during a Fourth of July parade said the viral gesture was made out of respect, expressing his desire to become a police officer when he grows up....
19:00, 07/09/2019

Mumbai's "Dabbang" Woman Rickshaw Driver Relates Her Story In Viral Post The story of a woman auto rickshaw driver from Mumbai has left thousands touched after it was shared on the popular 'Humans of Bombay' Facebook page....
15:13, 07/09/2019

Facebook Fact-Checks Fake Viral Video Of "Drunk" Nancy Pelosi Facebook has decided to show fact-check results of a viral tampered video, instead of removing it,slowed down intentionally to show US Speaker Nancy Pelosi talk in a slurred tongue....
11:13, 05/25/2019

Jon Snow apologizes for final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ in viral deepfake video A deepfake video of Jon Snow apologizing for the final season of "Game of Thrones" – saying, “When the Starbucks cup is the smallest mistake, you know you f–ked up,” has gone viral....
19:00, 06/16/2019

Texas high school student shines in viral 'good morning y'all' video "Good morning, y'all!" That's how Nicolas Cuadra, an 18-year-old in San Antonio, Texas, started his classmates' day — each and every morning for his final semester of school at Ronald Reagan High....
18:00, 06/17/2019

Is Snapchat’s viral gender-swap filter problematic or just silly fun? | Arwa Mahdawi I, too, wanted to see male-me, but it’s ironic that an app that encourages you to play with gender has such a binary view of itYou may remember Snapchat. The app used to be hugely popular and then suddenly became irrelevant. Thanks to its viral new g...
15:13, 05/15/2019

Viral: Model Wears Hijab, Burkini For Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Somali-American model Halima Aden has made history by becoming the first model to wear a hijab and burkini for the Sports Illustrated magazine's annual swimsuit issue....
08:52, 04/30/2019

Trump campaign sells 'Fredo Unhinged' T-shirts following viral Cuomo video The Trump campaign is selling "Fredo Unhinged" T-shirts following a viral video of CNN host Chris Cuomo’s encounter with a man who apparently taunted him by calling him “Fredo.”...
16:00, 08/14/2019

Swastika Ride Shut Down at German Amusement Park After Going Viral on Social Media A new ride at a German amusement park recently raised quite a few eyebrows on social media for its bizarre design. Now the ride, called the Adlerflug or “Eagle’s Flight,” will reportedly be shut down after so many people pointed out the obvious: Th...
14:39, 08/22/2019

Viral: Raccoon Stuck In Sewer Grate Sparks 2 Hour Rescue Operation Firefighters were dispatched when a passing cyclist saw a raccoon clinging desperately to the grill of a sewer, head and tiny paws visible through the metal struts....
21:26, 08/05/2019

Illinois teens charged with beating special-needs girl in viral video, police say Three teenage girls in Illinois were charged Thursday in connection with the beating of a 15-year-old special-needs girl, which was recorded in a video that went viral, police said....
05:00, 07/26/2019

Normani’s insane ‘Motivation’ dance move launches viral butt challenge Can you bounce a basketball off your booty after also bouncing it on your knee, doing a ballet twirl and looking fly as hell? Didn’t think so. Nevertheless, hoards of fans are trying to recreate the physics-defying basketball twerk in Normani&#...
20:13, 08/21/2019

Albanian PM slams restaurateur after viral video of him punching windshield of Spanish tourists An Albanian restaurant owner was heavily criticized by the country's prime minister as a “barbarian” after a shocking video purportedly showed him clinging to a car and punching through its windshield following a dispute with a group of Spanish touri...
16:39, 08/21/2019

Fan's viral 96 mph pitch catches attention of MLB team, scores minor league contract A baseball fan's life has changed forever after he threw an unbelievable pitch at a Major League Baseball game, shocking officials and viewers around the world....
22:26, 08/02/2019

Williamsburg’s viral ‘Rainbow Bagel’ store seized over $100K in unpaid taxes The Williamsburg shop known for their Instagram-friendly “Rainbow Bagels” has been shut down for owing more than $100,000 in unpaid taxes. Signs posted on The Bagel Store — the alleged home of the “Original Rainbow Bagel”...
03:00, 07/26/2019

Pittsburgh Marathon's last two finishers vowed to cross line together, photo of moment goes viral A touching moment between two strangers who were on the last mile of the Pittsburgh Marathon on Sunday went viral after the person who snapped the picture shared their story....
20:13, 05/08/2019

When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong: Georgia Woman Faces Charges After Viral HIV Video In what may be a case of “when keeping it real goes wrong,” an Americus, Ga., woman is in hot water after authorities say a ploy to get even with all the men she felt had done her wrong apparently went awry....
14:00, 08/14/2019

Two artists built seesaws across the U.S.-Mexico border. Then video of kids playing on them went viral Republicans have been saying the border is a dangerous, lawless place. Two architects built transnational seesaws there in order to prove that theory wrong....
06:52, 07/31/2019

Viral clip of Russian policeman punching female protester stirs anger Video footage of a Russian police officer punching a young woman in the stomach has stirred anger among many Russians who believe the authorities have used excessive force to disperse weeks of political demonstrations in Moscow....
15:54, 08/12/2019

Real Or Fake? Viral Video Of Raw Meat Jumping Off Plate Shocks Internet A video of a piece of raw meat 'crawling' off a table has shocked the Internet. The short clip has gone massively viral online, where many are now referring to the meat as "zombie chicken". However,......
15:13, 07/29/2019