• Duterte’s crackdown: 6 stories from the front lines
  • If You Spill Greasy, Nasty Food On The Carpet, There Is A Simple Solution
  • Suspected killer of Mississippi nuns was on probation, official says | Fox News
  • Border Patrol seizes $3M in smuggled cash destined for Mexico | Fox News
  • Don’t You Wish You Could Live in This Colorful Wonderland? It Looks Like Heaven.
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Duterte’s crackdown: 6 stories from the front lines

Manila, the Philippines (CNN)Lifeless bodies lying on the streets of the Philippines are a visceral sign of new President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs. So far more than 1,900 people have died. Of those more than 700 have been killed in police operations since Duterte took office in late June, according to police statistics. Many of the unsolved deaths are attributed to vigilantes. Duterte’s tough talk on the country’s drug…

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If You Spill Greasy, Nasty Food On The Carpet, There Is A Simple Solution

If You Spill Greasy, Nasty Food On The Carpet, There Is A Simple Solution

Don’t let a nasty pizza stain on the carpet haunt you forever. Greasy food can leave some pretty weird marks on the carpet if you don’t clean up properly. Thankfully, the key to cleaning up a mess can be as simple as using one thing you’ll find in your kitchen: baking soda. There are a lot of amazing uses for baking soda, but this might be the most important (especially…

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Border Patrol seizes $3M in smuggled cash destined for Mexico | Fox News

Border patrol agents seized $3 millon in illicit currency Tuesday. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) ESCONDIDO, Calif. –  Two men were arrested this week after allegedly trying to smuggle $3 million in cash into Mexico from California. In a statement, the Border Patrol said its agents tracked two cars suspected of driving in tandem on Interstate 15 in Escondido Tuesday. The agents stopped one of the cars, a Kia Forte,…

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Don’t You Wish You Could Live in This Colorful Wonderland? It Looks Like Heaven.

Don’t You Wish You Could Live in This Colorful Wonderland? It Looks Like Heaven.

Kat O’Sullivan has lived many lives as a baker, translator, and even a worker for Mother Teresa. Now this artist can add “owner of the world’s most colorful home” to the ever-growing list. Kat (or “Katwise”) took a plain-looking farmhouse outside Woodstock, New York and not only painted it, but decorated the place with a bevy of crazy colors and decorations. It’s as if Kat took her colorful personality and renovated her…

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13 Illuminating Books That Should Be Required Reading

Good morning, class. Raise your hand if you actually read your summer assignments, Great Expectations and Nineteen Eighty-Four. Yes, raise your hand if you did read those books. Did read, yes. What’s that you say? An extension, you say? Too hot outside to focus? Well. I don’t know if I OK. But just this once.  Now that school’s back in sesh, and the oppressive gloom of the heat dome is…

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The 6,000 Word Thing You Didn’t Know About ‘Seinfeld’

On Aug. 25, 1986, Paul Simon released his seventh solo album, “Graceland,” the title track of which features the songwriter singing about his road trip to Elvis Presley’s house of the same name. I grew up listening to “Graceland” during family road trips and recently gave my dad a signed vinyl copy for Father’s Day. The song “Graceland” is partially autobiographical, as Simon actually took a trip to Graceland while working…

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Bjork Says Americans Can't Be "Completely Surprised" By 9/11

Bjork Says Americans Can’t Be “Completely Surprised” By 9/11

The Icelandic singer said she found it odd that the United States was shocked that 9/11 happened. View this image › Martial Trezzini / ASSOCIATED PRESS In an interview with the French daily Libération, the Grammy-nominated Icelandic singer-songwriter Bjork said, “I found it very weird to be here, in New York, on September 11, 2001 and to see this whole nation being shocked, surprised. Of course it was a terrible…

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Usain Bolt Rated Babies Doing His "Lightning Bolt" Pose On Twitter

Usain Bolt Rated Babies Doing His “Lightning Bolt” Pose On Twitter

Future champions, every one. 1. You know Usain Bolt, the multiple Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter, multiple record holder and all-round sporting legend who does this pose? View this image › Getty Images / Ian Walton 2. Well, people have been tweeting him pictures of their babies in the same stance and he’s been giving the Bolt verdict. Little George here is a “future star” according to Bolt. Future star @quadjo:…

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Dramatic Body Cam Footage Captures The Moment Cop Finds A Man Trapped Inside A Burning Car

Police officers risk their life for the people around them every single day. Whether they’re just standing at events for increased security or responding to 911 calls, every effort should be appreciated. It’s unfortunate to think that so many officers go unnoticed for their lifesavingwork simply because that’s their job. They’re expected to do it, and they’re underappreciated at times because of that expectation. In reality, videos like these remind…

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Widow Is Sick Of Her Boring Life. Then She Sells Her House To Live On A Cruise Ship Forever

Lee Wachtstetter, or “Mama Lee,” knows there is nothing ordinary about her life. Around eight years ago, she made a bizarre decision to give up everything and permanently live on a cruise ship. Since then, she hasn’t looked back. Mama Lee lives on the Crystal Serenity, a massive cruise ship that travels all over the world. She and her husband went on over 100 cruises together. The day before hedied,…

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You Can Use These 10 Food Products to Clean Up Your House. Plus, They're Cheap.

You Can Use These 10 Food Products to Clean Up Your House. Plus, They’re Cheap.

Food is more typically the cause of your messy household problems, but there are some items out there that can actually help clean up after each other. Whether its stains from a clumsy party guest, an overly expressive child, or simply some tarnish from years of use, these items from your fridge and cupboard can take care of the problem in no time. No elbow grease required! 1.) Table salt…

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Terrified Parents Are Forced To Hold Up Collapsing Roller Coaster With Kids Inside

Whitney Castro captured the chilling footage of parents and bystanders as they are forced to hold up a kiddie roller coaster that suddenly collapsed at a Georgia fair. Fortunately, the group rescued two children who were trapped on the malfunctioning ride and no one was hurt. “This is why you don’t ride the fair rides! This roller coaster almost fell over with kids on it. If it wasn’t for some…

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Driver Crashes When He Sees Biker In A Bikini, Then Demands She Pay For The Damages

Vicky Young could not believe the interaction she had with, what can only be described as, a disgruntled driver. Trying to keep cool in the heat, Youngwas wearing a bikini and short skirt as she biked down the street. A car driver saw the 40-year-old in her outfit and couldn’t take his eyes off of her. Then, he crashed his car onto the pavement and wrecked his car mirror. The…

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They Were Just Sitting In A Food Court When Suddenly, A Woman Stood Up And Sang

They Were Just Sitting In A Food Court When Suddenly, A Woman Stood Up And Sang

An elf named Buddy once said, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.” Apparently, these people took that message to heart. While sitting in a mall food court and listening to a Christmas classic come on over the loud speaker, something happened that made them stand up and do something special. These mall patrons will never forget what they saw. These people truly…

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Brave State Trooper Intentionally Steers Head-On Into Drunk Driver

In many communities across America, officers of the law are the first line of defense when danger approaches. Here at LittleThings, were often in the position to show officers in more relaxed settings, as we saw with this sweet officer hanging out with kids in his community and showing off his awesome dance moves. Still, its important to remember that, even as they show a lighter side, officers are still…

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Security Camera Captures A Scary Car Break-In. But This Robbery Saves A Dogs Life

Thank heavens for these burglars! While that might sound a little wacky, a group of burglars ironically did a good deed during a robbery in Chicagos West Town neighborhood. While smashing a trucks window to steal a laptop, the thieves helped save a dogs life that was left in the vehicle in sweltering almost 90-degree heat! It all started on Monday afternoon when these four men, who were up to…

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Grandma With The Longest Fingernails In The World Can Lead A Surprisingly Normal Life

Lee Redmond from Salt Lake City, UT, spent 30 years growing her fingernails. The great-grandmother was the Guinness World Record holder for the longest female with nails. The unique and dazzling fingernails grew to a combined length of 28 feet and4 inches. Although Redmond requires special care for her nails, especially to keep them from furling, she leads a relatively normal life. She can even cut her grandson’s hair with…

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Farmers are not criminals, release them: Jarkiholi

Farmers are not criminals, release them: Jarkiholi

Speaking to presspersons here on Thursday, he said that farmers were not criminals to be incarcerated in jails just for staging a protest during which some of them were emotionally charged. “They pelt Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/farmers-are-not-criminals-release-them-jarkiholi/article8944002.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication Recommended ProductsViZeo Pro – WhiteLabel and Reseller Licenses Powerful Windows and Mac Adobe Air Desktop Software For Creating Animated Marketing Graphics such as banners, headlines etc.Speedleads Browser Extension (1 Brand) Lead generation. Reimagined. This…

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Low wages and bills ‘hit 18-35s savings ambitions’ – BBC News

The association’s research with a relatively small group of 18 to 35-year-olds suggested that the majority were not racking up debts, outside of student loans. About a third were saving for a rainy day and a third were saving for a one-off such as a car, holiday or television. Joanne Segars, chief executive of the association, which represents pension providers, said: “The 18-35 year olds are no different to many…

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28 Very Specific Phobias You Might Have

28 Very Specific Phobias You Might Have

You know that thing where you hate school? There’s a name for that. Phobia, n. An extreme or irrational fear aroused by a particular object or circumstance. 1. View this image › Daniel Dalton / BuzzFeed 2. View this image › Daniel Dalton / BuzzFeed / Via pexels.com 3. View this image › Daniel Dalton / BuzzFeed / Via Paramount Pictures 4. View this image › Daniel Dalton / BuzzFeed…

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This High School Senior’s ‘Mulan’ I.D. Picture Brings Honor To Us All

A hero has emerged from the high school class of 2017, with a school I.D. photo that’s an absolute masterpiece. June Kyra Dela Chica, a senior at Aloha High School in Beaverton, Oregon, posed for some of the most beautiful I.D. card pictures ever seen. To do so, she channeled one of the most memorable characters from Disney’s “Mulan”: the matchmaker. With a few strokes of makeup and a well-rehearsed facial…

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21 Space-Related Conspiracy Theories That Will Make You Think Twice

21 Space-Related Conspiracy Theories That Will Make You Think Twice

The solar system that we call home is a fascinating place. It’s our own little neighborhood in the infinite universe, and we’re still discovering new things about it every single day. There are, however, some space findings and scientific theories that many people feel have been hidden from the public, and kept secret by government organizations. This has inspired people to come up with pretty wild theories of their own,…

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2 Strangers Use A Golf Club To Smash Car Window And Rescue 2 Panting Dogs

We hear it time and time again. Someone innocently walking through a parking lot catches a glimpse of something moving around inside. The windows are closed, the doors are locked, and the sun is beating down from the sky. But apparently, that didn’t stop an awful dog owner from leaving their poor pet to suffer in the car alone. And while this is always a terribly irresponsible move to make,it…

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Mom Writes Scathing Open Letter To Drunk Driver Who Nearly Killed Her Kids

With school starting back up again, parents like Heather Porte Peterson were hoping to get just one more day of fun for their kids before sending them back to the classroom. That’s why she and her 11-year-old twins decided to enjoy the day at the local lake beach in Jefferson County, MO, with their cheer group. What should have been a carefree end-of-summer celebration turned into a traumatizing nightmarefor the…

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