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Discovery Channel Pulls Controversial ‘How It’s Made’ Nuclear Power Episode That Gave Iran Access To Top-Secret Designs

SILVER SPRING, MD—Emphasizing that they never intended to leak the vast trove of state secrets to a foreign entity, Discovery Channel pulled the controversial nuclear power episode of How It’s Made Wednesday after realizing the show had ...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democratic show ‘great disloyalty’

President Donald Trump on Tuesday told reporters that "any Jewish people that vote for a Democrat" are either uninformed or show "great disloyalty." Trump made the comments after he was asked about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar's suggestion that the ...

Why a Promising, Potent Cancer Therapy Isn’t Used in the US

At first, the rough patch on the roof of Mike’s mouth didn’t seem like anything to worry about. It didn’t hurt. But it didn’t go away. His dentist referred him to an ear, nose, and throat doctor, who did a biopsy, which was inconclusive. So far, ...

Accused of Liberal Bias, Facebook Allows Ads With … Tubes

Facebook announced a small yet curious tweak to its advertising policies on Tuesday: Ads depicting “medical tubes connected to the human body”—which have long been prohibited under Facebook’s policies regarding shocking or sensationalist ...

There’s a Thriving Market for Human Body Parts on Instagram

Seven years ago, a box containing 12 human skulls and a hyena skeleton arrived at Henry Scragg’s front door in Essex, England. The 28-year-old gardener, who had been collecting and hoarding other oddities for a number of years, stumbled on the ...

Today’s Cartoon: Fail Whales

Every weekday, WIRED publishes a new cartoon about the worlds of science and technology. Check back here for more laughs throughout the rest of the week. And if that's still not enough, you can find all of WIRED's cartoons in one place, ...

Intern fired on the spot for wearing AirPods because he doesn’t ‘deserve’ them

Imagine being fired on the spot on your FIRST DAY in a new job? Horrifying, isn't t? It's almost enough to deter you from ever sending so much as a speculative CV out ever again. Now imagine the reason you're being fired is because your boss has ...

Instagram influencer defends decision to share photos of her motorcycle accident

Three weeks ago, a woman named Tiffany Mitchell got into an accident while riding her motorcycle. The Nashville-based lifestyle blogger had a lucky escape with a few minor injuries and later took to Instagram to update her 213,000 followers on the ...

School colours in pupil’s banned hairstyle with black pen leaving teen humiliated

A black teenager was 'humiliated' after school staff coloured in his hair with a marker pen, according to reports. The 13-year-old had gone to school with a small design on his scalp, before teachers coloured it in under the threat of suspension, a ...

Firefox and Chrome Fight Back Against Kazakhstan’s Spying

Against the backdrop of China, Russia, and Iran working to sequester their own private, national internets, other countries like Kazakhstan have experimented with similar balkanization and internet-control initiatives. Kazakhstan first piloted a ...

Trump says U.S. ‘far from a recession’ as White House economic anxiety mounts

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was weighing a payroll tax cut — an idea his advisers had insisted was not under consideration, given its potential to signal administration concern about a weakening economy. "It is something ...

Loch Ness monster scientist set to reveal ‘plausible’ theory about mythical beast

Scientists investigating the Loch Ness monster claim they will reveal a 'plausible theory' about the mythical beast after taking DNA samples from the lake it supposedly lives in. A global team of researchers, led by Professor Neil Gemmell, used ...

Twitter Users Rip ‘Complete Crackpot’ Trump For Tantrum Over Greenland Failure

President Donald Trump received a chilly reception on Twitter Tuesday after announcing via the platform that he would not visit Denmark.  The reason? The country won’t sell Greenland to the United States. “Greenland is not Danish,” ...

This Company Will Pay You $1,000 To Watch 25 Hours of Friends

FrontierBundles.com is offering to pay $1,000 to one diehard fan to watch 25 hours of the hit series Friends. Do you think you’re cut for the job? So how do you participate? It’s fairly simple. The company is asking you to watch 25 hours of the ...

California high school locks up cellphones to keep students focused

It wasn’t enough to just tell students at San Mateo High School to put their phones away during class, now, officials at the California school have told them to lock them away. And while their familiar companions may still be near, the ...

Six Podcasts To Check Out If You’re Looking For A Laugh

Is your commute to work painfully long? Do you have a road trip coming up? Or maybe you need something to drown out the sounds of the stray cats that live outside your apartment building? No matter the reason, there’s a chance that you’re probably ...

Epstein preyed on girls and women during jail sentence, suits allege

Jeffrey Epstein employed an army of "disciples" through a complex network of companies for many years to recruit girls and young women to have sex with him, according to allegations in three lawsuits filed Tuesday. Among the allegations is that ...

Sunday Morning Rush Hour

Farmers don't normally name their poultry and livestock, but that rule doesn't apply at Caenhill Countryside Centre. Chris Franklin lets the gang out of the barn to start a new day and greets each one of the ducks, geese, chickens, and goats by ...

Air Mattresses Go Rogue After Wind Turns Outdoor Movie Night To Chaos

Well, it’s way more entertaining than watching tumbleweeds. Things got a little topsy-turvy on Saturday in Denver when a bunch of air mattresses laid out for an outdoor movie night went sailing in a strong wind. Robb Manes told CBS Denver that ...

Swiss Scientists Develop Cat Allergy Vaccine

HypoPet AG, a Swiss-based company, announced it has developed a vaccine called HypoCat that can be administered to cats to neutralize allergy-causing dander. What do you think? “But my cat allergy is such a huge part of my personality.” Cyrus ...

Popeyes Escalates Chick-Fil-A Rivalry With New Sandwich Featuring Dan Cathy’s Battered, Fried Loved Ones

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‘Saved By The Bell’ Is Now THIRTY YEARS OLD

Do you wanna feel old? Probably not, but you’re about to anyway! The beloved sitcom Saved by the Bell followed the lives of a group of friends as they experienced the ups and downs of adolescence and high school, taught millions of kids and teens ...

Johnny Flynn Portrays David Bowie in New Film “Stardust”

In a new biopic of the music icon, Johnny Flynn will be playing the role of David Bowie in the film "Stardust" which will show Bowie's life in the early '70s as he embarks on his journey to America in search of fame. The cast includes Jena ...

All The Secrets On 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way

Hello everyone. I’m battling some karma-induced realness at the moment as I sit on the runway, delayed at the airport. Allow me to explain. I have shaded many, many cast members of 90 Day Fiancé in these recaps. It’s the nature of the beast. You ...

Woman Gives Birth to Twins Eleven Weeks Apart

A 29-year-old woman in Kazakhstan stunned doctors after she gave birth to her twin babies no less than 11 weeks apart, an extremely rare abnormality with one in 50 million odds of occurring. When Liliya Konovalova, from the town of Uralsk in ...