The Daily Word in a horrific child murder, Phillippino assassins and KFC's top secret recipe
A 10 year old girl was abused and murdered in a bizarre crime that resulted in the arrest of the girls mother and two other people.
Owners of the bankrupt Flying Star chain are not happy with a proposal that includes selling their restaurants.
From the Philippines comes this story about independent, government sanctioned assassins who kill drug dealers.
Donald Trump's The Apprentice required contestants to agree to an unusual and invasive set of contract demands.
Riders on New York City's D-Train spent thirty minutes atop a bridge in a stopped subway car without air conditioning, full of crickets and worms, with a screaming, urinating woman.
Did the nephew of Colonel Sanders divulge Kentucky Fried Chicken's secret recipe?
The Daily Word in naked tourists, aluminum foil and a pool party fiasco
According to the Malaysian government, an earthquake was caused by naked tourists.
Volcanoes are what killed the dinosaurs.
At a music festival in Germany, a lightning strike sent 33 people to the hospital.
Our favorite fast food chains feature some peculiar menu items in other parts of the world.
People in indigenous tribes don't have back problems.
This photographer captures the human side of pets.
In Florida, a man wrapped his house in tinfoil.
The Daily Word in fat Tuesdays, bloated bailouts and luxury colliding with fried chicken
The European Union agrees to a $173 billion bailout of Greece and its very mortal economy.
It’s officially Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and the festivities have already started including a washed-up Cindy Lauper and New Orleans native Harry Connick Jr.
The UNM Lobos men’s basketball team are now ranked 18th and 21st in the Associated Press and Coaches’ Polls, respectively.
Russian scientists resurrect a 30,000-year-old flower from the Ice Age. Adorable animated feature to follow.
One person dead after a BMW hits a KFC traveling at speeds higher than 100 mph.
GOP (and moon base) hopeful Newt Gingrich claims beating Obama in the general election is a “duty of national security.”
UC Davis researchers are this close in developing a vaccine for salmonella.
A 23-year-old New Mexico college student is going to court after police say she stole a $2 pumpkin from McCall’s Pumpkin Patch.
A FedEx delivery man predicted the rise of Jeremy Lin long ago.
Cell phone hackers can track your every move without your knowledge.
The real aughts (the ones that echo “The Jetsons” and Back to the Future) are finally here as the University of Texas works on a driverless car.
Thanks to Emily for some of today’s links.