French inventor hoverboards over the English Channel successfully in 22 minutes, reaches speeds of 110 miles per hour
French inventor hoverboards over the English Channel successfully in 22 minutes, reaches speeds of 110 miles per hour

Propelled by a power pack full of kerosene, Franky Zapata set off from Sangatte in France's Pas de Calais region and landed in Saint Margaret's Bay in the Dover area of southeast England.

El Paso shooting: 2020 Democratic candidates call for gun control after Walmart mass shooting that left 20 dead
El Paso shooting: 2020 Democratic candidates call for gun control after Walmart mass shooting that left 20 dead

Sanders blasted Republican Senate leadership for being "more concerned about pleasing the NRA than listening to the vast majority of the American people" and said that President Donald Trump has a responsibility to support commonsense gun safety legislation.

Multiple people killed in shooting at Walmart near Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, one suspect in custody
Multiple people killed in shooting at Walmart near Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, one suspect in custody

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called the shooting "a heinous and senseless act of violence" and said the state had deployed a number of law enforcement officers to the city.

British travel blogger accuses Greek police of practicing 'racism' for kicking her out of museum over 'inappropriate clothing'
British travel blogger accuses Greek police of practicing 'racism' for kicking her out of museum over 'inappropriate clothing'

The London-based woman said she was detained by Greek authorities who kicked her out of a museum and made a false testament alleging that she lifted her skirt and flashed her body

Police track down 15-year-old mother who abandoned newborn baby at stranger's porch in Philadelphia suburb
Police track down 15-year-old mother who abandoned newborn baby at stranger's porch in Philadelphia suburb

According to police, the mother is a 15-year-old township resident and cannot be named for legal reasons. However, she is going to be charged with recklessly endangering the welfare of a child.

YouTube star Grant Thompson filmed his own death after parachute malfunction caused by freak gust of wind
YouTube star Grant Thompson filmed his own death after parachute malfunction caused by freak gust of wind

Thompson died on impact, less than four seconds after the problem arose. Investigators revealed that the cause of the 38-year-old's death was parachute malfunction due to change in the updraft

80-year-old woman was eaten by her pet rottweiler and rats after she died alone in filthy, junk-filled house in Detroit
80-year-old woman was eaten by her pet rottweiler and rats after she died alone in filthy, junk-filled house in Detroit

Sally Honeycheck, 80, died of natural causes while sitting on a lawn chair in her kitchen. She was last seen alive on November 12, 2018.

Three-year-old girl with autism found dead in neighbor's pool after slipping out of home: 'Just like that she's gone'
Three-year-old girl with autism found dead in neighbor's pool after slipping out of home: 'Just like that she's gone'

Aria Kalinich was found floating in a neighbor's backyard pool 30 minutes after a search for her was launched, and was later pronounced dead at Southwest General Health Center.

Saoirse Kennedy Hill was the victim of an abduction attempt when she was 10 years old: Report
Saoirse Kennedy Hill was the victim of an abduction attempt when she was 10 years old: Report

According to Barnstable police, two men in a van approached Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter when she was returning home from playing tennis in Hyannis Port in 2007.

Rep. John Ratcliffe withdraws from consideration for intelligence chief, Trump blames 'unfair' media
Rep. John Ratcliffe withdraws from consideration for intelligence chief, Trump blames 'unfair' media

Trump didn't cite any specific media reports, but tweeted that "rather than going through months of slander and libel," he would be returning to Capitol Hill.

Saoirse Kennedy Hill's aunt Kerry Kennedy shares rare photos of 22-year-old in emotional tribute after her tragic death
Saoirse Kennedy Hill's aunt Kerry Kennedy shares rare photos of 22-year-old in emotional tribute after her tragic death

Saoirse Kennedy Hill, 22, was found dead from an apparent drug overdose at the family's Cape Cod compound on Thursday

Shocking video shows man punching anti-Trump protester in the face outside Cincinnati rally after ‘dispute over politics’
Shocking video shows man punching anti-Trump protester in the face outside Cincinnati rally after ‘dispute over politics’

The attacker, 29-year-old Dallas Frazier, was apprehended by Cincinnati police officers just moments after the fight broke out

Is 'Kennedy curse' real? Saoirse Kennedy Hill's death is the latest in a long list of tragedies in America's former first family
Is 'Kennedy curse' real? Saoirse Kennedy Hill's death is the latest in a long list of tragedies in America's former first family

After the latest death, a number of media outlets began calling her the latest victim of the "Kennedy curse" that has plagued the family for decades

Trump appears to make obscene gesture as protester is thrown out of Cincinnati rally: 'Remind him that kids are watching'
Trump appears to make obscene gesture as protester is thrown out of Cincinnati rally: 'Remind him that kids are watching'

The president appeared to make his trademark "you're fired" finger point gesture as one of the protesters was getting kicked out of the event, and then followed it with a strange back and forth motion with his hand.

Playboy Thai king anoints 34-year-old mistress as official concubine in front of wife he married three months ago
Playboy Thai king anoints 34-year-old mistress as official concubine in front of wife he married three months ago

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has become the first king since 1932 to officially practice polygamy

Model mom who was shamed for breastfeeding video before it was deleted gets apology from streaming platform
Model mom who was shamed for breastfeeding video before it was deleted gets apology from streaming platform

Heather Kent, a fitness model, often live streams her videos on Twitch under the username HeatheredEffect

Ohio woman forced to have arms and legs amputated after catching deadly infection from pet dog's saliva
Ohio woman forced to have arms and legs amputated after catching deadly infection from pet dog's saliva

Marie Trainer's near-death symptoms emerged shortly after she returned from a Caribbean vacation on May 10 with her husband and their dogs started to lick them in excitement

Congressman Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home burglarized, Donald Trump says 'too bad'
Congressman Elijah Cummings’ Baltimore home burglarized, Donald Trump says 'too bad'

Baltimore has been in news this week — because of the president's tweet — while Cummings has remained mostly silent on Trump's attack

Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'
Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'

Jamal Lewis, 48, said his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel did not get the most pleasant reception at a local Walmart

Saudi Arabia loosens restrictions on women further, allows them to travel without male consent
Saudi Arabia loosens restrictions on women further, allows them to travel without male consent

The kingdom's legal system has long been criticized because it treated adult women as minors, requiring they have a man's consent to obtain a passport or travel abroad.

National Girlfriends Day 2019: Five things you should never do if you want her to stay in your life | OPINION
National Girlfriends Day 2019: Five things you should never do if you want her to stay in your life | OPINION

If you are in a new relationship, you might want to avoid talking about politics and remember to always listen to your significant other

National Girlfriends Day 2019: Five tips to find the woman of your dreams | OPINION
National Girlfriends Day 2019: Five tips to find the woman of your dreams | OPINION

If you are a single man, celebrate this National Girlfriends Day by following these tips to find that perfect woman

7 park visitors hurt after US fighter jet crashes in Death Valley: 'It looked like a bomb'
7 park visitors hurt after US fighter jet crashes in Death Valley: 'It looked like a bomb'

Training flights are almost a daily feature in the Death Valley with jets thundering below the rim of the canyon and passing so close viewers can see the pilots' facial expressions.

Dubai ruler slams estranged wife Princess Haya in cryptic poem, suggests she cheated on him: 'Go to who has kept you occupied'
Dubai ruler slams estranged wife Princess Haya in cryptic poem, suggests she cheated on him: 'Go to who has kept you occupied'

Although Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, 70,  did not disclose who the subject of the poem was, its tone suggested that it was a woman who had betrayed him

19-year-old kicked off bus for 'not wearing enough clothes' during heatwave says she 'never felt so humiliated'
19-year-old kicked off bus for 'not wearing enough clothes' during heatwave says she 'never felt so humiliated'

The bus company said that the driver 'acted completely incorrectly' and that they do not have a dress code for passengers

YouTube star Grant 'The King of Random' Thompson dies in tragic paragliding accident at the age of 38
YouTube star Grant 'The King of Random' Thompson dies in tragic paragliding accident at the age of 38

Tributes pour in after authorities discovered the body of Grant Thompson one day after he was reported missing by his family when he failed to return after a paragliding trip on July 29

Dubai ruler’s estranged wife Princess Haya seeks ‘forced marriage protection order’ in UK court
Dubai ruler’s estranged wife Princess Haya seeks ‘forced marriage protection order’ in UK court

Princess Haya, who is Sheikh Mohammed's sixth wife and the daughter of the late King Hussein of Jordan, reportedly fled Dubai earlier this year.

15-year-old wins over $1 million at Fortnite World Cup after 'wasting 10 hours' daily, says will buy mom a new house, car
15-year-old wins over $1 million at Fortnite World Cup after 'wasting 10 hours' daily, says will buy mom a new house, car

Jaden Ashman, 15, will 'try to push to quit school' and launch a career as a professional gamer. His mother, who ones threw Xbox out to stop his game 'addiction', has a different plan...

Teacher asks bullied 11-yr-old boy with special needs to write down reasons why he's disliked by classmates, puts humiliating list on display
Teacher asks bullied 11-yr-old boy with special needs to write down reasons why he's disliked by classmates, puts humiliating list on display

Caein Powell, 11, showed his parents—Damian and Lindy—a drawing of him with suggestions his fellow peers had given him to make him more likeable

Professional surfer, 23, goes to bar after getting bit by shark to show off his injuries rather than to a hospital to get them treated
Professional surfer, 23, goes to bar after getting bit by shark to show off his injuries rather than to a hospital to get them treated

Frank O'Rourke was knocked off his board and attacked by a shark while surfing at Jacksonville Beach in Florida

School programme on consent sparks outrage by stating that children should learn to say no to kisses from grandmothers
School programme on consent sparks outrage by stating that children should learn to say no to kisses from grandmothers

While most supported the intention behind the programme in Australian schools, many were wary about bringing grandmothers into it

Angry mother's demand to ban childless couples and millennials at Disney World sparks outrage
Angry mother's demand to ban childless couples and millennials at Disney World sparks outrage

The woman's post was the result of her child getting 'disheartened after he was unable to get on a ride as most of the line was occupied by millennials.'

Special needs children left 'drenched in sweat' and 'loopy' after made to travel for hours in school buses with broken air conditioners
Special needs children left 'drenched in sweat' and 'loopy' after made to travel for hours in school buses with broken air conditioners

New York Department of Education is looking into allegations that buses they chartered are running in the scorching heat with non-functioning air conditioners.

Trump steps up attack on black congressman Elijah Cummings, calls him 'racist'
Trump steps up attack on black congressman Elijah Cummings, calls him 'racist'

In the latest rhetorical shot at non-white lawmakers, Trump said his weekend comments referring to Rep. Elijah Cummings' majority-black Baltimore district as a "disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess" where "no human being would want to live" were not racist.

Model Kathy Zhu, 20, who was stripped of Miss Michigan title over 'racist' tweets has joined Trump's reelection campaign
Model Kathy Zhu, 20, who was stripped of Miss Michigan title over 'racist' tweets has joined Trump's reelection campaign

The Trump campaign called Kathy Zhu 'a patriot who has continued to stand for American values despite being stripped of her crown'.

Michelle Obama shades Donald Trump with dance video after he called Baltimore a 'dangerous and filthy place'
Michelle Obama shades Donald Trump with dance video after he called Baltimore a 'dangerous and filthy place'

The president's denigration of a major American city sparked outrage, adding to the criticism he recently received over his racist tweets about four congresswomen of color.

Poodle with 'thickly matted fur full of fecal matter and bacteria' gets unbelievable makeover before getting adopted: 'He was a different dog'
Poodle with 'thickly matted fur full of fecal matter and bacteria' gets unbelievable makeover before getting adopted: 'He was a different dog'

Lionheart's life has taken a turn for the better after the SPCA rescue center got him, especially after getting adopted by a loving couple, who have renamed him, Cody.

Twin babies found dead in a hot car 'foaming at the mouth' after father 'forgets' them and goes to work in NYC
Twin babies found dead in a hot car 'foaming at the mouth' after father 'forgets' them and goes to work in NYC

The father returned from work, drove for two blocks before discovering the children in the back seat 'foaming at the mouth' and then called 911 but by then it was too late.

Girls are three times more likely to be victims of harassment amid rise in cyberbullying in US
Girls are three times more likely to be victims of harassment amid rise in cyberbullying in US

The survey does not address who the aggressors are, though girls were more likely to note that their bullies were perceived to have the ability to influence others

California model claims Jeffrey Epstein groped her while posing as Victoria’s Secret scout in 1997: 'His weapons were his hands'
California model claims Jeffrey Epstein groped her while posing as Victoria’s Secret scout in 1997: 'His weapons were his hands'

According to one of the earliest police reports against Jeffrey Epstein, he pretended to be a Victoria’s Secret talent scout to lure a California model to a hotel room in Santa Monica and tried to manhandle her in 1997.

Shocking video shows two Indiana teens spitting into soda bottles before replacing them back in freezer at a store
Shocking video shows two Indiana teens spitting into soda bottles before replacing them back in freezer at a store

"I don't know what's in kids' minds these days, but that's not right at all," a pregnant mother, who posted the videos on Facebook, said.

Brain-eating amoeba kills man who swam in manmade lake in North Carolina water park
Brain-eating amoeba kills man who swam in manmade lake in North Carolina water park

The unnamed person became sick after swimming in Fantasy Lake Water Park in Hope Mills in Cumberland County on July 12

The Lion King is dying: Conservation funding stagnates as clock ticks down on saving the king of the jungle
The Lion King is dying: Conservation funding stagnates as clock ticks down on saving the king of the jungle

Lions have declined from 200,000 a century ago to 20,000 today, vanishing from over 95% of their range. But conservationists say there is still hope.

Living With Freedom | Pregnant Maria Shepherd was imprisoned for her stepdaughter's death, 25 years later she was found innocent
Living With Freedom | Pregnant Maria Shepherd was imprisoned for her stepdaughter's death, 25 years later she was found innocent

Maria Regina Shepherd, then 21, was a mother of two young children and pregnant with her third child when her one of her kids, her stepdaughter Kassandra, passed away. Kassandra was 3 and a half years old at the time and had suffered from two grand mal seizures - one of them she never came out of.

16 US Marines arrested for alleged involvement in migrant smuggling and drug-related offenses
16 US Marines arrested for alleged involvement in migrant smuggling and drug-related offenses

None of the 16 Marines were involved in helping enforce border security, the Marine Corps said in a news release. Marines and other US troops were brought in last year to help reinforce the border by installing razor wire on top of existing barriers, among other things.

Hugo Santillan: 23-year-old Argentinian boxer collapses seconds after final bell, dies of brain injury
Hugo Santillan: 23-year-old Argentinian boxer collapses seconds after final bell, dies of brain injury

The Argentinian boxer, seconds after raising his arms in celebration at the final bell, collapsed on the floor

Father charged with murder after 20-year-old Sabrina Lekaj found stabbed to death beside him in Mercedes-Benz
Father charged with murder after 20-year-old Sabrina Lekaj found stabbed to death beside him in Mercedes-Benz

Officers reportedly had to smash the vehicle's window to drag the father out of the car, who also had a serious abdominal injury.

Video shows 2-year-old climbing onto conveyor belt at Atlanta airport, completing 5-minute-long ride after sneaking away from mom
Video shows 2-year-old climbing onto conveyor belt at Atlanta airport, completing 5-minute-long ride after sneaking away from mom

Edith Vega said that she looked away from her son, Lorenzo, "for a second", and the next thing she knew, he had climbed onto the conveyor belt and was being transported along with the other luggage

Hoarder daughter kept mother's 'embalmed' remains for three years, house so cluttered that it took police 7 days to find it
Hoarder daughter kept mother's 'embalmed' remains for three years, house so cluttered that it took police 7 days to find it

The inquest was told that widow Gaynor Jones had not been seen alive for three years and Valerie had failed to raise an alarm over her mother's passing.