Author: Robert Shawn

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If you love snuggling up with your pet at night, new studies suggest that sleeping with your pet could be beneficial for your furry friend. “Dogs and cats who are more closely bonded with their humans get additional health benefits, including increases in beneficial neurotransmitters such as oxytocin and dopamine, the feel-good hormones,” Dr. Dana […]

A couple in New Zealand may have stumbled across the world’s largest potato. According to the couple, the potato, which they have christened “Doug the Ugly Potato” due to its immense and awkward shape, weighs 17.4 pounds and is a contender for a new world record. Colin and Donna Craig-Brown say they came across the […]

A year after a mysterious sighting of what many thought to be a man in a jet pack, the FBI think they have come to a more plausible answer.  Beginning in late 2020, many around Los Angeles have reported seeing a man flying in a jetpack near the Los Angeles International Airport. Since then, the […]

While apps and smartphones have made dating in the 21st century easier, they may have made married life more difficult. A new study has found married couples who have met on dating apps have a higher chance of getting a divorce. Conducted by the Marriage Foundation, the study concluded that 12% of couples who found […]

Carole Baskin is not a fan of Tiger King. The founder of Big Cat Rescue has filed suit against Netflix, claiming the streaming service is using “unauthorized” footage of her in the upcoming follow-up to the smash 2020 documentary. “Defendants’ unauthorized use of the film footage of the Baskins and Big Cat Rescue secured by Royal […]

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have launched a criminal investigation into the possible cyberattack affecting IT systems in the province’s health care sector. In a statement, the RCMP said it was contacted by the Department of Health and Community Services about the ongoing IT outage that began Saturday. Eastern Health and Central Health are only […]

An Illinois woman is seeking restitution over false claims of strawberry. Anita Harris has filed a class action lawsuit against Kellogg’s alleging the marketing for Pop-Tarts is “misleading because they give people the impression the fruit filling contains a greater relative and absolute amount of strawberries than it does.” The lawsuit also alleges the product’s […]

The Newfoundland Growlers have announced that the first six home games of the 2021-22 season will be played at the Conception Bay South Arena, in Conception Bay South. “We are very pleased to provide the Growlers organization with an opportunity to play their first six games in Conception Bay South and be the site for […]

The company behind some of the world’s largest social media websites has a new name. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced yesterday his company is rebranding itself as Meta. He explained the move is an effort to reflect their future plans involving virtual-reality, “The Metaverse.” The metaverse will reportedly be a place where people will be […]

Some things just go together. Like, peanut butter and jelly. Some things, however, do not. Orange and toothpaste is the prime-est of examples. Anyone who has ever brushed their teeth after breakfast knows the utter disgust those two flavours create. That has not stopped Tropicana from putting them together though. On November 1st, the company […]



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