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'Breakaway,' An Online Soccer Game, Is Changing The Way People Think About Violence Against Women

Since the game’s debut, it has been played in 180 countries and translated in four different languages.

Life & Style May 16, 2016

Tux-Wearing Girl To Guest In ‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ After Being Turned Away From Prom

Aniya Wolf wore a tux to prom and got thrown out for it. She received a lot of support, including an invitation from 'It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia' creator Rob McElhenney, who wanted her to appear in the show.

Life & Style May 16, 2016

Stolen World War I-Era Cannon Returns To California Veterans Hall

A stolen World War I cannon was recovered by the Richmond police after a man claimed he unknowingly bought it. The historical artifact stood undisturbed for almost 70 years at the Veterans Memorial Hall in Richmond.

Life & Style May 16, 2016

2016 Eurovision Song Contest: Ukrainian Singer Jamala Crowned Winner For Controversial, Politically-Charged Song

Jamala returned to take the 'Eurovision' crown this time around, though her victory was not without a bit of controversy. There was a good amount of dispute going around anyway.

Life & Style May 16, 2016

Don't Text And Drive! Experts Warn Texting Is The Worst Of All Driving Distractions

Researchers have found that texting behind the wheel is the worst form of driving distraction. While a 'sixth sense' ensures that drivers stay on track even when they're emotional or absent-minded, it does not kick in when texting and driving.

Life & Style May 15, 2016

German Shepherd Takes Rattlesnake Bite To Protect 7-Year-Old

When a rescue dog becomes a hero. A 2-year-old rescue German Shepherd risks his life to save his 7-year-old human from a rattlesnake bite.

Life & Style May 14, 2016

New Snapchat Filters Of The Week: The Best Ones To Use Before They Leave

The best new filters on Snapchat this week include the baby for Mother's Day and the crazy cat lady.

Life & Style May 13, 2016

Happy International Astronomy Day: These Instagram Accounts Show Off The Beauty Of Space

May 14 is International Astronomy Day, a time to enjoy the wonders that space has to offer. Here are some of the best astronomy-related Instagram accounts to get your fix of gorgeous space photos.

Life & Style May 14, 2016

The History Behind Friday The 13th: The Knights Templar And Curses

Although there are competing theories about the origins of the superstitions behind Friday the 13th, one particular story from the medieval age of Paris about the Knights Templar is probably the most fascinating.

Life & Style May 13, 2016

Reese's Plans On Putting Reese's Pieces Inside Its Peanut Butter Cups

For those snackers who like a little Reese's with their Reese's, the company's new peanut butter cups with Reese's Pieces inside of them could be just what your cravings ordered.

Life & Style May 12, 2016

Flatev Is The Keurig Of Tortillas That Makes The Mexican Staple In About A Minute

Flatev will make tortillas with organic ingredients in just about a minute so that foodies can enjoy fresh and fast Mexican food at home.

Life & Style May 12, 2016

Payless Pulls Jake Lighted Runner Light-Up Shoes Over Reports They May Cause Fire

A Texas family reported that the sneakers they bought from Payless caught fire. Payless has now removed the said sneakers from its stores.

Life & Style May 12, 2016

WhatsApp Launches Desktop App For The PC And Mac: Here's How To Download It

WhatsApp finally launched a standalone app for desktops running on Windows and Mac OS.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Emma Watson Latest Named In Panama Papers Leak

The Panama Papers leak recently named Emma Watson, identifying the actress as one of many with offshore accounts. Her representatives were quick to explain, however, why Watson was implicated.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Google Presents Professional Women Emoji To Support Gender Equality

Employees at Google have submitted a proposal before the Unicode Consortium for the approval of 13 new emojis. These emojis represent professional women at the workplace and are in a bid to support gender equality.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Forget Budweiser: You Will Have Cold America In Your Hands This Summer

Budweiser owner Anheuser-Busch InBev is redesigning its packaging for beer cans and bottles to replace the name of the brand with 'America.' The move is a part of the brand's 'America is in Your Hands' summer campaign.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Search Warrant Identifies Doctor Who Prescribed Drugs To Prince

Search warrant after review of Prince's medical records involved Minnesota doctor who prescribed drugs to the singer. The doctor was said to have visited the singer twice, including on the day of the tragic death.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Religion May Die Out With World's Growing Wealth, Evolutionary Scientists Claim

A new study suggests that people might finally outgrow their need for moralizing religions as they become richer and more developed. Religious beliefs were said to have been introduced by the wealthy elites to influence the behavior of the poor.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Stephen Curry Becomes First Unanimous MVP Winner In NBA History

Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors was named the first unanimous MVP in the history of the NBA, a day after setting another league record. In the regular season, Curry averaged 30.1 points per game and drained 402 three-pointers, shattering his record last year of 286.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Neighbors Are Encouraged To Tell On Unregistered Airbnb Hosts In Paris - And It's Not The Only City With Annoyed Residents

Paris residents can now access a portal to see who is really listed as an Airbnb host, as it joins the list of cities that has had enough of the room-sharing website.

Life & Style May 10, 2016

High School Yearbook Misidentifies Muslim Student As ‘Isis Phillips’

'Saddened, disgusted, hurt and embarrassed.' This was how Bayan Zehlif described how she felt after she was misidentified as 'Isis Phillips' while wearing a hijab in a yearbook photo.

Life & Style May 10, 2016

‘Olympics of Beer’ Announces Winners: What’s The World Beer Cup?

For 2016, the World Beer Cup saw more than 6,500 entries from nearly 2,000 breweries across 55 countries. Rightfully called the 'Olympics of Beer,' the event showcased the best of the best in craft beers.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Canadian North, West Jet Bend Rules For Pets Escaping Fort McMurray Fire

It’s typical for pets to travel in kennels and carriers in flights, but Canadian North and West Jet made exceptions for evacuees with pets fleeing Fort McMurray last week.

Life & Style May 11, 2016

Donald Trump Thinks You'll Like His Board Game In This Ad From 1988

Remember that time Donald Trump had a board game? Yeah, neither do we.

Life & Style May 9, 2016

Snapchat Will Feature Olympic Highlights This Summer As Part Of NBC Partnership

Highlights from the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be shown on Snapchat, thanks to partnerships with NBC and BuzzFeed.

Life & Style May 9, 2016

Maple Match Is The Dating Site That Can Find You A Canadian In Case Trump Becomes President

This dating website will help you find a match in Canada so that you are ready to move there when and if Donald Trump becomes president.

Life & Style May 9, 2016

Airline Passenger Solving Math Equation Sparks Terrorism Fear, Delays Flight

A man solving a math equation on board an aircraft sparked fear and delayed a 41-minute flight by more than two hours. The culprit? A fellow passenger who couldn't distinguish code-like 'scribbles' from real math equations.

Life & Style May 9, 2016

This Note, Left With Genie The Abandoned, Paralyzed Mutt, Will Break Your Heart

A Tampa Bay shelter found a suffering pup at its door step. The dog's sad state was written on a note, describing its battered hind legs.

Life & Style May 7, 2016

New Snapchat Filters Of The Week: The Best Ones To Use Before They Leave The App

Here are the best new Snapchat filters just added to the messaging app to use this week.

Life & Style May 6, 2016

Apple Museum Prague Offers A Peek At Interesting Steve Jobs Memorabilia And Rare Devices

The Apple Museum in Prague, which opened its doors in December 2015, pays homage to Steve Jobs and gives a glimpse into how Apple devices have evolved over the years.

Life & Style May 6, 2016

'Flight Of The Navigator' Child Actor Arrested For Bank Robbery

Child actor Joey Cramer is best remembered as the star of Disney's 'Flight of the Navigator.' But the now 42 years old has just been charged with a bank robbery in Canada this week.

Life & Style May 6, 2016

High-Tech Vending Machines Will Dispense 3D-Printed Snacks In The Future

Finnish nonprofit VTT Technical Research Centre is investing in high-tech vending machines that will allow customers to customize their healthy snack that is 3D-printed.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

Tingle Is The New Dating App That Lets Users Communicate With Matches Without Compromising Their Safety

Just launched in the U.S., the dating app Tingle lets users message and video chat with others without giving away their private phone numbers.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

You Can’t Always Get What You Want: Rolling Stones Tell Donald Trump To Stop Using Their Music

The Rolling Stones are not pleased with Donald Trump. The band has asked the GOP frontrunner to stop using their music in his campaign rallies as he doesn’t have permission to do so.

Life & Style May 6, 2016

More iPhone Unlock Tales: LAPD Successfully Hacks Into iPhone 5s Of Murder Victim, Wife Of 'Shield' Actor

LAPD successfully hacked the iPhone device of actor Michael Jace’s slain wife. The authorities refused to provide information on the vulnerability of the Apple encryption.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

Canadians Use Social Media To Help Fort McMurray Residents Escaping Wildfire

Canadians are using social media to help residents of Fort McMurray fleeing from the wildfire which has engulfed the oil-city. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is calling it one of the province's biggest disasters.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

A 7-Year-Old Tricks Teacher With Misspelled Handwritten Note To Go Home Early From School

A 7-year-old pupil from Sheldon Elementary in Texas managed to excuse herself from an after-school program by writing a fake parental note. See how the plan worked out and how her father reacted.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

The App Guide To Planning The Perfect Mother's Day

These apps will take care of everything from the gift and flowers to restaurant and entertainment, so that you can easily plan the perfect Mother's Day.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

Now, Anyone With An Older iPhone Can Take Live Photos With This Free App

This app lets owners of older iPhone devices make, share and save their own Live Photos.

Life & Style May 4, 2016

These Nintendo Vans Are A Gamer's Dream Come True

Nintendo and Vans are teaming up for a new line of shoes featuring classic Nintendo games and characters.

Life & Style May 4, 2016

Happy Cinco De Mayo 2016: 5 Facts You Might Not Know About The Holiday

Cinco de Mayo is a well-known holiday, but most who celebrate it don't actually know much about it. Here are five facts about why we like to drink margaritas and eat Mexican food on the 5th day of May.

Life & Style May 4, 2016

World Password Day 2016: Here's How To Create Better Passwords

May 5 is World Password Day, which is a good time to not only change your passwords, but also learn more about how to make better and more secure passwords. Here are a few tips.

Life & Style May 4, 2016

You No Longer Have To Reset Your Router Yourself Thanks To This Wi-Fi-Fixing Smart Plug

This smart plug will automatically reset your router when your Internet starts acting up.

Life & Style May 4, 2016

Stealing Food While In ‘A State Of Need’ Not A Crime, Rules Italian Court

For stealing cheese and sausage, a man in Italy had been sentenced to prison. The country’s highest appeals court, however, has ruled that stealing food out of a 'state of need' should not be considered a crime.

Life & Style May 5, 2016

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