Tourists Can Pay $125,000 To Dive 13,000 Feet Underwater To Titanic

“Being in a sub, and being nice and cozy, and having a hot chocolate with you, beats the heck out of freezing and going through a two-hour decompression hanging in deep water.” OceanGateA rendering of the Titan submersible exploring the deck of the Titanic. As the launch date of the highly anticipated “Titanic tours” approaches, […]

Knockout round schedule and results so far

Saturday 22 June  38: Germany 3 Nigeria 0 37: Norway 1 Australia 1 (Nor win 4-1 on pens) Sunday 23 June 39: England 3 Cameroon 0 40: France 2 Brazil 1 (AET) Monday 24 June 41: Spain 1 USA 2 42: Sweden 1 Canada 0 Tuesday 25 June 43: Italy vs China (17:00, Montpellier) 44: Holland vs Japan (20:00, […]

WWII Bomb Self-Detonates And Creates Giant Crater In German Field

Residents of the small German town first thought that the impact from the self-detonated bomb was from either a meteor or an earthquake. Boris Roessler/picture alliance via Getty ImagesAccording to local experts, the aging bomb self-detonated. At around 4 a.m. this past Sunday, residents of the central German town of Limburg awoke to what they […]

The Man Who Confessed To Being The ‘Boston Strangler’

In 1967, Albert DeSalvo confessed to sexually assaulting and killing 13 women. The cops thought they found the “Boston Strangler,” but DeSalvo was never tried for the murders. Getty Images Self-confessed Boston Strangler Albert DeSalvo stands in jail for an unrelated crime. On July 8, 1962, readers of the Sunday edition of the Boston Herald […]

Former Miss Moscow reveals first official photos of marriage to former Malaysian king

A former Miss Moscow who married the King of Malaysia has posted the first official photos of their wedding on social media, breaking the couple’s public silence six months after rumours of their nuptials went viral globally when the monarch abdicated in January. Rihana Oksana Petra, 25, opted for Instagram over a glossy celebrity magazine […]

The Prehistoric “Hell Pig” That Weighed 2,000 Pounds

Weighing in at 2,000 pounds and sporting arm-sized fangs, the entelodont earned its status as the “hell pig” of prehistoric North America. Wikimedia CommonsA fossil of the Daeodon, the largest variant of entelodont or “Hell Pig.” You’ve likely never heard of an entelodont, an extinct species seemingly summoned from the depths of hell. Indeed, the […]

Eric Swalwell, the former prosecutor ready to take on the US gun lobby

His stand has, predictably, upset the National Rifle Association, which put the young congressman on its cover under the headline “Gas bag in the House.” Rather unwisely, Mr Swalwell became embroiled in a Twitter spat with NRA supporters, including one who made a death threat. Asked if he wanted a “war” Mr Swalwell replied: “It […]

Fast food outlets will be able to get tax cuts by offering customers salad 

Fast food outlets will get tax cuts for putting salads on their menu, under Government plans to combat obesity. Ministers on Tuesday backed measures which will see restaurants and cafes receive discounts on their business rates, if they offer healthy options. The plans will also see councils banning planning permission for new outlets which only […]