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Pig forced to bungee jump in Chinese theme park publicity stunt

Pig forced to bungee jump in Chinese theme park publicity stunt

In a video of the incident, you can hear what sounds like pig shrieks. The stunt caused a stir among animal activists. "For people who saw it (the bungee-jumping event), it might be entertaining...

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Smartphone shipments will grow thanks to 5G, but not for long

Smartphone shipments will grow thanks to 5G, but not for long

While the world's first 5G-enabled handsets came out a year ago, scarce availability, high prices, and perhaps most importantly, slow network rollouts made it essentially impossible for their sales nu...

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World leaders agree to halt military support for Libya's warring groups

World leaders agree to halt military support for Libya's warring groups

Libya has been torn by fighting between rival armed factions since a 2011 NATO-backed uprising killed dictator Moamer Kadhafi. "We were able to see that everyone is in agreement that the weapons emb...

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Boeing expects 737 Max to stay grounded until mid

Boeing expects 737 Max to stay grounded until mid

Another person familiar with the program said the flight would happen late this week. Steven Udvar-Hazy is the chairman of Air Lease, which has had 42 737 MAX jets stuck on the tarmac since March af...

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'Funny looking Husky' adopted after viral Facebook post

'Funny looking Husky' adopted after viral Facebook post

Two years ago , Jubilee was dumped at a kill shelter by her breeder, frustrated he couldn't sell her because of her looks. Jubilee has a congenital birth defect of her eyelids that does not affect h...

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Congressional Democrats Call Republican Impeachment Hearing Proposals An Attempted "Cover-Up"

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released his resolution outlining the next steps, including a week of hours-long opening arguments, on Monday. Polling since the impeachment inquiry began in...

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A New App Reveals All About You From A Simple Photo

A New App Reveals All About You From A Simple Photo

Clearview has curated a database of more than 3 billion pictures, sourced from different corners of the internet - including sites like Facebook, YouTube, and Venmo. Clearview claims that only publicl...

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China's former Interpol chief jailed for 13 years

China's former Interpol chief jailed for 13 years

Last March, the ruling Communist Party said its investigation had found Meng spent "lavish" amounts of state funds, abused his power and refused to follow party decisions. Interpol was forced to make ...

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PS5 controller, DualShock 5, compatible with PS4, according to Sony listing

PS5 controller, DualShock 5, compatible with PS4, according to Sony listing

In fact, the idea that the PS5 is incoming very, very soon is something that just can't be shaken right now, with even famous God Of War designer David Jaffe coming out mere days ago to state that...

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Glenn Greenwald Charged In Brazil Over Stories That Embarrassed Bolsonaro Gov't

Glenn Greenwald Charged In Brazil Over Stories That Embarrassed Bolsonaro Gov't

The Intercept co-founder Jeremy Scahill on Twitter called these charges "despicable, unsafe and a crime against journalism", and others journalists quickly spoke out in Greenwald's defense. The Int...

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Half-Life series is free-to-play until Half-Life: Alyx releases

Update: And now it's official: The full Half-Life Collection is, for awhile at least, free to play. " Half-Life: Alyx is coming in March, and we are celebrating early by making all games in the ...

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Trump called top military officials in 2017 `` heap of dopes and babies

Trump called top military officials in 2017 `` heap of dopes and babies

The heated July 20, 2017 meeting has been previously reported - including then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's response to fellow USA officials, in which he said the President was a "f--ing moron"....

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Jose Altuve Confident Astros Will 'Be In World Series' Again

Jose Altuve Confident Astros Will 'Be In World Series' Again

These dudes were all about the camera and social media. Stroman allowed 11 hits and two runs in the outing against the Astros. It is true, that several Astros players who were active on social med...

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Liberals aim to find common ground when Parliament resumes next week

Liberals aim to find common ground when Parliament resumes next week

The will introduce a motion to apply some of its elements January 27 when Parliament resumes, and will table legislation to ratify the deal two days later. The bill died when the election was called. ...

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Valve Dashes Hopes for Left 4 Dead 3, Left 4 Dead VR

Valve Dashes Hopes for Left 4 Dead 3, Left 4 Dead VR

Every gamer knows the Left 4 Dead series is one of the best horror FPS games in the market so to hear news about that brought some hope. Hence, Left 4 Dead 3 rumors are false but it is exciting ...

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Phoenix Mother Reportedly Confesses To Killing Her Three Young Children

Phoenix Mother Reportedly Confesses To Killing Her Three Young Children

Mercedes Fortune told reporters outside the home where the children were killed Tuesday, according to the Associated Press . She is facing three charges of first-degree murder. Authorities have not ...

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Qualcomm launches first chipset with Isro's NavIC GPS for Android smartphones

Qualcomm launches first chipset with Isro's NavIC GPS for Android smartphones

The highlights of these new platforms include Wi-Fi 6 support at up to 8x8 speeds (a faster, more modern Wi-Fi standard), dual-SIM-dual-LTE, and support for India's NavIC GPS system . Moving onto the...

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Lev Parnas demands William Barr's recusal from his criminal case

Lev Parnas demands William Barr's recusal from his criminal case

Read Bondy's letter here. That is a flat out, absolute, despicable lie. 'Did anybody in the USA government or Mr. Giuliani actually convey to officials in the Ukraine that you were there as a repr...

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Godfall early 2019 internal trailer leaked

Godfall early 2019 internal trailer leaked

Original Story: We don't know an bad lot about Godfall yet, one of the only games officially announced for PlayStation 5 . A few seconds were posted yesterday as a teaser on reddit before the f...

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Sir Keir Starmer becomes first candidate to make ballot for Labour leader

Sir Keir Starmer becomes first candidate to make ballot for Labour leader

The GMB will reveal who it is supporting later, having heard from Sir Keir, Lisa Nandy , Rebecca Long-Bailey and Emily Thornberry at a two-hour hustings in central London. She said she had emphasised...

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CAA, NRC 'internal matters' of India: Bangladesh PM

CAA, NRC 'internal matters' of India: Bangladesh PM

On ties with Bangladesh, the MEA had earlier said there is a close relationship between India and Bangladesh and that the close ties between the two should "not be defined by postponement of a visit",...

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Spain's Balearic Islands cling to pub crawls and happy hour

Spain's Balearic Islands cling to pub crawls and happy hour

The Balearic Government is absolutely determined to rid Magalluf, Playa de Palma and Sant Antoni of their boozy reputations once and for all. Aside from this, the legislation will also ban vending m...

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After Attack on Son, Dad Kills Coyote With His Bare Hands

After Attack on Son, Dad Kills Coyote With His Bare Hands

O'Reilly said he pushed the coyote's snout into the snow and held it there. "The fact that when we tried to kick and push and get rid of him, it became clear that he was not disengaging". Monday in th...

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Air Lease chairman says Boeing should drop ‘damaged’ Max branding

Air Lease chairman says Boeing should drop ‘damaged’ Max branding

President Donald Trump in April previous year to "rebrand" its 737 MAX jetliner. "We've asked Boeing to get rid of that word Max". "I think that word MAX should go down in the history books as a b...

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Instagram removes one of its features because not many people used it

Instagram removes one of its features because not many people used it

IGTV was exclusively dedicated to vertical videos and with low traction numbers, they chose to include support for landscape video . "One thing still missing is an open way for Instagram creators t...

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RMS Titanic wreck to be protected under United Kingdom and USA agreement

RMS Titanic wreck to be protected under United Kingdom and USA agreement

Located on the exact spot where the ship was designed, built and launched, Titanic Belfast is committed to celebrating Belfast's maritime heritage and the people who built the RMS Titanic , whilst co...

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Iranian MP Announces $3 Million Award For

Iranian MP Announces $3 Million Award For "Whoever Kills Trump"

Ahmad Hamzeh did not elaborate as to whether the reward was approved by Iran's clerical rulers. Earlier, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, while leading prayers in Tehran, noted that the assassin...

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At least 75 'highly dangerous' inmates escape Paraguay prison via tunnel

At least 75 'highly dangerous' inmates escape Paraguay prison via tunnel

Brazilian authorities on Monday said it was not yet clear if members of the PCC were among those who fled the Acre prison, or if the two jailbreaks were related. The government said it alerted Brazil'...

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Threatened species even more at risk due to Australia's bushfires

Threatened species even more at risk due to Australia's bushfires

Given the ongoing flames in the south-east of the country, government officials are planning to repopulate burned areas to accelerate forest revitalization, which could otherwise take decades or even ...

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Trump's Senate trial likely to further tear at national divides

Trump's Senate trial likely to further tear at national divides

But Trump's legal team says no president has been impeached without a criminal offense and charging abuse of power is simply too subjective. Some witnesses said they believed that Trump withheld a...

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