Remove

YAHOO SCREEN

VIDEO: Judge recognizes another defendant

While presiding over this man's bail hearing, Mindy Glazer realizes she had previously seen him on a cruise.

  • These 2 unlikely fast-food restaurants are killing the rest of the industry

    Arby's just reported same-store sales growth of 7.6% compared with last year's second quarter. Burger King's sales are up 7.9%. "It's been a process," Arby's CEO Paul Brown told Business Insider in February.

    Business Insider
  • Woman, 40, Jailed For Having Sex With Boy, 12, Having His Child

    The mum-of-four was sentenced at the Victorian County Court (Picture: Google)An Australian woman has been jailed for six years for having sex with a 12-year-old boy and bearing his child.The 40-year-old Melbourne mother - who cannot be named - was sentenced

    Yahoo News
  • Well, that’s just swell! Man suffers severe reaction to mosquito bite - and loses his job for taking time off work

    Immediately after he was bitten, Mr Zhang had trouble opening his eyes, while the bite quickly began to ooze pus. Mr Zhang was bitten in the face while at work at a printing factory in China’s eastern Jiangsu Province. Mr Zhang recalled: 'I remember very clearly.

    Yahoo News
  • Actress Jennifer Beals confronted after leaving dog in West Van car

    Wed, Jul 29: A well-known actress is the latest pet owner to be alerted to the dangers of leaving a dog in a car on a hot day. Catherine Urquhart reports.

    Global News
  • Topless sisters stopped by Kitchener officer go bare-chested whenever they can

    One of three Ontario sisters stopped by Kitchener police last week for riding their bikes topless says that she, her siblings and their mother exercise their right to go topless whenever they can. Mohamed and her sisters were then told that there had been complaints about their exposed breasts, which they countered.

    Daily Brew
  • Earth Will Only Have 12 Hours To Prepare For Massive Solar Storm

    In a new government document, the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills has laid out its Space Weather Preparedness Strategy, outlining the risks of unsettled space weather as well as what it plans to do about them. The document explains that the worst case scenario is a ‘coronal mass ejection’ - huge eruptions on the sun which cause parts of its corona to detach. The worst case scenario is based on the Carrington event of 1859, which caused solar-flare related x-rays and radiation storms.

    Yahoo News
  • Adrian Liu and Derrick Ng, disqualified Pan Am badminton players, lose major sponsor over clerical error

    A major sponsor of Adrian Liu and Derrick Ng pulled out because the Vancouver duo missed out on gaining important ranking points needed to qualify for the Olympics Games. Ng says he and Liu can't afford the $40,000 bill to compete in nearly 18 other tournaments to make up the qualifying points, so they've started a crowdfunding campaign online. "It was pretty devastating to hear our sponsor was pulling our funding," said Ng.

    CBC
  • Which Kapoor sister looks younger? (6 photos)

    On one hand, we have Karisma Kapoor, age 41 years (June 25, 1974). On the other, we have Kareena Kapoor, age 34 years (September 21, 1980). Both are daughters of Randhir Kapoor and Babita, and belong to the legendary Kapoor khandaan of Bollywood.

    yahooincelebrity
  • Minnesota dentist tells patients to seek care elsewhere, says he rarely discussed hunting

    Walter James Palmer remained secluded in the face of protests at his suburban Minneapolis clinic and intense condemnation online. In Zimbabwe, a hunting guide and a farm owner appeared in court on allegations they helped Palmer kill the lion named Cecil. Zimbabwe police have said they are looking for Palmer, whose exact whereabouts were unknown.

    The Canadian Press
  • The 10 Best Stocks to Hold Forever

    Few people realize these stocks exist. But many of the richest, most successful investors have been cashing in on them for decades. Now you can too...

  • ‘French Kissing’ Creates Greater Risk of Head and Neck Cancer Than Smoking, Say Doctors

    Contracting Human papilloma virus (HPV) infections through kissing is now a larger risk than smoking for developing head or neck cancer. According to Australian head and neck surgeon, Dr Mahiban Thomas - Oral HPV makes head and neck cancer 250 times more likely with 70% of all US cases being caused by the virus. While HPV is normally linked with cervical cancer - it can infect both men and women.

    Yahoo News
  • Millionaire Causes Traffic Jam In London To Get His £540k Porsche Washed

    The owner of this £540,000 Porsche 918 Spyder is a Saudi millionaire who decided the car needed a spruce up - on one of London’s busiest roads. Sitting outside the posh Mandarin Hotel in Brompton road, cleaners set to work in giving the car the once over - but it caused misery for other drivers. Motorists were forced to slow down, while bus drivers even had to change lanes so they could get past the Porsche.

    Yahoo News
  • Cecil The Lion: Stars React

    The world, including many stars in Hollywood, are expressing their outrage surrounding the death Cecil the Lion, one of Africa's most beloved big cats. Following the news that Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, killed the lion and is now being investigated

    Access Hollywood
  • Why did 'Jihadi John' flee Islamic State?

    British terrorist “Jihadi John” has reportedly left the Islamic State (aka ISIS) group, fearing for his life after being identified six months earlier as a Kuwaiti-born Londoner from a well-to-do family. Jihadi John left because the terrorist organization might drop him "like a stone or worse if they feel he is no longer of any use to them," according to a source for the British news outlet, the Daily Express. Recommended: How much do you know about the Islamic State?

    Christian Science Monitor
  • Skeleton With ‘Alien’ Skull Discovered In Russia

    UFO watchers are in a tizz over the discovery of an ancient skeleton with an elongated skull that resembles an ALIEN. The humanoid skeleton was unearthed from a site known as Russia’s Stonehenge and it is being heralded as proof that aliens visited Earth thousands of years ago. Researcher Maria Makurova told Russian news agency TASS: “We have found a well preserved skeleton.

    Yahoo News
  • Toronto, Vancouver home prices could plunge 30%, says economist who predicted housing crash that never happened

    David Madani, the economist known for his prediction of a 25 per cent correction in Canadian house prices, has a new forecast for the Toronto and Vancouver markets. “Lower mortgage rates have enabled Canada’s key housing markets to defy gravity for the past few years.

    Vancouver Sun q
  • Kijiji ticket sale scam results in 109 charges against Edmonton man

    An Edmonton man is facing more than 100 fraud charges in connection to an online ticket sale scam targeting people across the country last year. "We've identified 88 complainants and more than $12,000 lost to fraud in the investigation, but this is likely a small snapshot of the problem," says Acting Det. Police began investigating fraudulent ticket sales on Kijiji Canada in November when several people complained after trying to buy Canadian Finals Rodeo tickets.

    CBC
  • Affleck Denies Nanny Relationship

    Ben Affleck has denied a report claiming he's in a romantic relationship with his and Jennifer Garner's onetime nanny, Christine Ouzounian. "The story is complete garbage and full of lies," a rep for the 42-year-old "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Access Hollywood
  • Ontario woman accidentally wins Casino jackpot while reaching for a Pepsi

    For Shirley Lima, the thrill of victory had never tasted so sweet. “I’m still in shock,” Lima told the Whig-Standard of her $33, 858 haul at the OLG Casino Thousand Islands. The grandmother of 12 had been going to the OLG Casino since it opened and last week, she decided to play the slots on seniors day.

    Daily Buzz
  • You Don’t Look Like You Think You Do, Says Science

    According to new research from scientists at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia, people are so bad at picking a good likeness of their own face, strangers actually make more accurate selections. While a person looking ‘unrealistic’ in their Facebook profile picture may not present much of a problem, this could be a major issue when choosing a photo for official documents such as a passport. Photo ID is the main method of identification in many situations, most notably at border control, so choosing a photo with a poor likeness is not a good move.

    Yahoo News
  • China woman dies after falling into escalator - BBC News

    A woman was killed after falling into an escalator in a shopping centre in central China, local media report. Surveillance footage from Sunday's incident shows a metal panel at the top of the escalator giving way, causing the woman and her toddler to stumble. The woman, identified by local media as Xiang Liujuan, 30, was able to push her child to safety as she fell in. The incident in Jingzhou, in Hubei province, has sparked widespread anger at the department store.

    BBC News q