The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) has made an arrest in connection with an assault on students at Prince of Wales Collegiate earlier this week. This past Wednesday, an altercation involving a group of students outside school property took place that ended up with several students being attacked with bear spray. At least 20 students were exposed […]

A Michigan woman was arrested after taking away her 15-year-old daughter’s iPhone as punishment for getting in trouble at school. The misdemeanor larceny charge was dismissed Tuesday, but Jodie May is shocked she was ever treated like a criminal in the first place. “I would like answers on why it got so far and how […]

A number of students at Prince of Wales Collegiate in St. John’s were taken to hospital earlier today after being sprayed with bear spray. Details at this time are scarce, but it seems that an assailant or assailants sprayed a large group of students outside the school around 10:45 this morning. First responders, ambulances and police […]

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has signed up to be the first private citizen to be a passenger on Elon Musk’s SpaceX. BuzzFeed News reports that the trip is currently planned for 2023. Maezawa, a 47-year-old entrepreneur and art collector, has also purchased seats for six to eight artists, ranging from musicians to architects, for a […]

Researchers at Northwestern University have used data from 1.5 million questionnaire respondents to determine that there are four personality types. They also claim that people’s personalities can change over time. Here’s a break down of the personalities: –Average. People in the average cluster are described as extroverted and high in neuroticism. Women are more likely […]

Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wilmington, North Carolina, early Friday morning, killing at least 18 people while destroying buildings, knocking out power for more than half a million people, and pushing floodwaters inland with unrelenting wind and rain. Among the fatalities were a mother and baby, who were killed when a tree fell on a […]

Canada’s decision to legalize marijuana may cause some issues for those looking to enter the U.S. The United States will bar anyone from Canada for smoking marijuana legally, for working in Canada’s legal marijuana industry and for investing in legal Canadian marijuana companies. Todd Owen from the The Office of Field Operations says the U.S. […]

The Georgia School for Innovation and the Classics (GSIC), a charter school for students from kindergarten to Grade 9, is bringing back an old-school way to ensure students don’t get out of hand. The school sent consent forms home with students, asking parents to sign off on school staff paddling their child as a form […]

Apple’s latest update–iOS 12–is coming out soon and will be available to download on iPhones, iPads and iPods. Here are 10 improvements that users can expect from the rollout (check out the full list at the link): -iOS 12 will generally just make your phone faster: Apple says that, “the camera launches up to 70 […]

Amazon will be selling seven-foot Christmas trees, wreaths and garlands starting in November. The live trees will be bound and shipped without water within 10 days of being cut down and are expected to survive shipping without any issues. The AP reports that Amazon sold trees shorter than three feet last year. This is the […]



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