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After the success of the Dancing Hot Dog, Snapchat is selling a version of it as a Halloween costume. Buzz60's Josh King (@abridgetoland) has more.            
(Reuters) - Payment processor PayPal Holdings Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, helped by mobile payments volume that more than doubled.
Dubbed 'The Thing', it looks like an ordinary SUV - apart from a giant white 'Star Wars' rack of sensors strapped to its roof and has been spotted around Apple's HQ.
The exhibition, by Matthew Mohr Studios, on display in Columbus, Ohio is a 14-foot (4.3 meter) tall sculpture that allows visitors to have their photo taken and display their face on the large sculp
A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the United States Senate introduced Thursday the Honest Ads Act in an attempt to create stricter rules and increase transparency for political advertisements placed
As many as three million people in the United States carry a loaded handgun daily, while nine million do so at least once a month, according to a US study Thursday.
The deadline for cities to submit a proposal to become the second Amazon headquarters in North America is on Thursday, and puts an end to a public bid that spurred interest from more than 100 cities
A Pittsburgh teacher was followed in her car and allegedly assaulted with a brick because she took a student's cell phone away, Pittsburgh CBS-affiliate KDKA reported Wednesday. 
The Apple Watch 3 is expected to sell well, primarily due to its cellular support. Up to 70 percent of Apple Watch 3 owners were purchasing an Apple Watch for the first time, according to Daniel Ive
A Florida man whose second wife is accused of killing his first wife while dressed as a clown almost three decades ago insisted that she is innocent to ABC's "20/20".
New analysis of jealousy among primates has offered scientists fresh insights into the neurobiology behind the powerful emotion.
Three US senators have introduced the Honest Ads Act, which would require disclosing who purchased political ads.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers, alarmed that foreign entities used the internet to influence last year's election, introduced legislation on Thursday to extend rules governing political adverti
President Trump intends to nominate Joseph Simons, a longtime expert in competition law, to head the Federal Trade Commission, America's top privacy and consumer protection agency, the White House
(Reuters) - Payment processor PayPal Holdings Inc reported a 17.6 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher ecommerce spending.
Keep your eyes to the sky Friday and Saturday. You'll be able to see one of the year's best space shows.             
Most people know there are different types of drunk. There’s the fun drunk, the emotional drunk and the IDFAG drunk — all of which were displayed in a video made on Streamable that went viral on
A surveillance video from the restaurant Cronies in Ventura County, California shows a bar stool falling over on its own – with no patrons or staff inside.
(Reuters) - A public contest ending Thursday to bid over housing Inc's second headquarters has drawn pitches from governors and a prime minister, marketing campaigns and offers of tax cred
The cryptocurrency project Tezos, which set a new record in July by raising $232 million in an initial coin offering, is currently embroiled in a legal battle that threatens to derail the technology
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc said on Thursday it has signed up 10 news publishers including the Washington Post and The Economist to take part in a trial that gives its mobile app users access to a limit
“Love & Hip Hop” stars Yandy Smith and Kimbella Vanderhee are known for being the ultimate besties on the New York franchise of the reality series, but it looks like that could all be over,
Pokémon Go will host its second annual Halloween Event Oct. 20 through Nov. 2, and it marks the start of a progressive rollout of Gen 3 monsters. Niantic announced the development in a blog post Thu
According to a study of coral reef in the Gulf of Mexico, the oceans didn't rise steadily during previous periods of global warming, but in fits and starts.
Reports indicate that smartphone buyers are holding out for the iPhone X, sparking fears that demand for the iPhone 8 isn't as strong as anticipated.            &#
It is the smallest boutique Sephora in North America—And the most technologically advanced             
An Oklahoma inmate was allegedly denied medical care by jail personnel for four days after enduring a 91-hour erection in 2016, according to a lawsuit filed on his behalf Sept. 18. The lawsuit file
Senators on Thursday introduced a bipartisan bill to require online platforms like Google, Facebook and Twitter to disclose more information about political advertising on their sites. If the bill pas
US ridesharing giant Lyft announced Thursday it has received a $1 billion investment led by the venture arm of Google parent Alphabet, to help ramp up its challenge to market leader Uber.
The painting vanished for centuries, then turned up in England in 1958 where it sold for £45 as a work from another artist.             
eBay has the best deal on an iTunes gift card. It's on sale while supplies last for 15% off the original price.
eBay has the best deal on an iTunes gift card. It's on sale while supplies last for 15% off the original price.
Video of NBC host Megyn Kelly went viral Thursday after the former Fox News anchor danced on her “Today” show. While the previous sentence reads innocuous enough, anyone with serious secondhand
“The Originals” is finally bringing over “Vampire Diaries” fan favorite Caroline Forbes-Salvatore, but the CW drama might not involve her in the way audiences expect.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers, alarmed over hackers' use of the internet to influence last year's election, introduced legislation on Thursday to extend the rules that apply to political adver
... but it isn't perfect             
Volcanoes on the moon may have erupted water and gases that created an atmosphere thick enough to for wind to blow. Scientists reported their findings after researching how much lava would have erup
This afternoon at NASA Stennis Space Center in Mississippi a rocket that will be used for future missions for deep space destinations like Mars will be tested. The RS-25 flight engine E2063 was place
Parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar are proud of what their daughter Jinger and her husband Jeremy Vuolo have accomplished. The couple recently took to Facebook to praise their sixth oldest child a
A new patent granted to Amazon details a system that would allow a drone to dock into electronic vehicles that are either moving or stationary in order to charge them.
A 22-year-old man was indicted this week for the rape and murder of a Muslim teenager in Virginia. Seventeen-year-old Nabra Hassanen was killed in June while walking to a mosque with her friends to p
The research, led by the University of Adelaide, involved 47 participants who tested out three lucid dream induction techniques. After just a week, people had higher success rates.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google is offering security experts a bounty to identify Android app flaws as the Alphabet Inc unit seeks to wipe out bugs from its Google Play store.
The federal government is collecting public comment on a proposal to drill in Arctic waters from an artificial island
While the Boring Company CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter his second tunnel digger is “almost ready,” pictures of his East Coast hyperloop plans surfaced on social media.  Musk, who is also
A fossilized skeleton of a tyrannosaur discovered in Utah's Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument was airlifted by helicopter Oct 15, and delivered to the Natural History Museum of Utah where it
New statistical simulations suggest that Northern Hemisphere flu pandemics are most likely to emerge in late spring or early summer at the tail end of the normal flu season, according to a new study.
For many people with hearing challenges, trying to follow a conversation in a crowded restaurant or other noisy venue is a major struggle, even with hearing aids. Now researchers have some good news:
US cities are offering Inc at least as much as $7billion in tax breaks ahead of a Thursday deadline as they compete to house its second headquarters.
Researchers use liquid metal to create atom-thick 2-D never before seen in nature. The research could transform how we do chemistry and could also be applied to enhance data storage and make faster el
How do new species arise and diversify in nature? Natural selection offers an explanation, but the genetic and environmental conditions behind this mechanism are still poorly understood. Researchers h
For the first time, scientists have provided unbiased estimates of the number of mutations needed for cancers to develop, in a study of more than 7,500 tumors across 29 cancer types. Researchers have
The embattled amusement park chain SeaWorld will lay off 350 workers citing declining attendance. SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment (NYSE: SEAS) announced Wednesday that it will be laying off employ
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has teamed up with the National Football League's Green Bay Packers in a $10 million partnership intended to spur tech innovation in Wisconsin, the software c
CagA, a protein produced by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori, can alter the population of microbes living in the fruit fly gut, leading to disease symptoms, according to new research.
Using a computational approach known as deep learning, scientists have developed a new system to classify the shapes of red blood cells in a patient's blood. The findings, published in PLOS Computatio
A number of apps available through Google Play Store purporting to be companion services for the popular game Minecraft actually house malicious software that will compromise a device and use it as
(Reuters) - Lyft Inc has raised $1 billion in fresh financing, the ride-services company said on Thursday, in a round led by one of Alphabet Inc's investment funds, further complicating the convolute
U.S. forecasters say the odds are good that much of the nation will have a warmer than normal winter
New research suggests dogs make a wider variety of facial expressions when their owners or companions are paying attention to them.
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