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  • 7-year-old’s heartbreaking letter to Santa inspires flood of donations

    EDINBURG, Texas – A 7-year-old Texas girl’s Christmas wish list has hundreds of people donating after her first-grade teacher shared her humble requests on Facebook. Ruth Espiricueta told KGBT one of her students at Monte Cristo Elementary School in Edinburg, Crystal Pacheco, wrote the letter after a lesson about the difference between wanting and needing something. “I have binde (been) good this day,” Crystal wrote. “This Christmas I would like a ball and a food. I need a blancet.” Espiricueta […]

  • The Flash: Black Bison, things get hairy with Harry, and the great Devoe mystery continues (S04:E06)

    Hey Flash Fans! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Our newest subject of the dark matter bus exposure is Mina Chaytan, the Black Bison! Originally a Firestorm villain, for the Flash TV series this Black Bison is on a quest to return stolen Native America Sioux artifacts including the Black Bison necklace. Similar to her comics counterpart, she can animate objects and statues that have human or animal like appearances. Black Bison’s quest this episode serves a greater mission as Ralph has […]

  • Possible record-breaking mushroom found in Utah

    KAMAS, Utah — A Utah man is showing off his record breaking find: the biggest mushroom in Utah history. Volker Ritzinger calls himself the mushroom king, a third-generation mushroom hunter from Austria. He says when he found a 15 inch tall mushroom weighing five and a half pounds in the Uinta Mountains, he knew he found a winner. “I let out this burst of scream and I’m like screaming and it’s all on video you know, and I saw this […]

  • Tennessee man builds 500,000-gallon pool he dreamed of as a child

    COVINGTON, Tenn. — Like many other people, Micky Thornton just wanted a backyard pool for his family when he moved to Covington, a small town north of Memphis, in 1992. But Thornton thought bigger than most people. “To start with, I probably had the idea when I was 9 or 10 years old,” Thornton told WREG-TV. “I wanted [ the pool] large in the deep end but large and deep enough you could swim around it and not feel like […]

  • School yearbook photo of student’s service dog goes viral

    STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. – Students at a Virginia high school got a big surprise when they opened their yearbooks this year. “Seeing a picture of a dog caught my eye pretty quickly,” Diana Bloom told Buzzfeed News after her tweet with a photo of the yearbook page went viral. “I thought it was so cute.” The photo shows student Andrew Schalk and his service dog Alpha. The 16-year-old junior has Type 1 diabetes and Alpha helps alert him when his blood sugar is getting […]

  • Oreo’s newest flavor ‘Firework’ tastes a lot like ‘Pop Rocks’

    Oreo has a new limited-edition flavor — and fans are ready to explode. The flavor is called “Firework,” and includes creme filled with “popping candy” — which means unofficial Pop Rocks. The cookies, which were first announced back in February, are available in select stores starting today. Oreo also announced a social media contest as they search for their next flavor idea. Today through July 14, you can submit flavor ideas on Instagram and Twitter using the hashtags #MyOreoCreation and […]

  • Hundreds join 18-year-old dog for his bittersweet final walk on the beach

    NEWQUAY, England – Walnut the whippet got the ending he deserved. His owner, Mark Woods, wrote a post on Facebook earlier this month that the 18-year-old dog would have to be euthanized because his health was deteriorating quickly. He asked people to come to Porth Beach on Saturday to join him for Walnut’s last walk. The post was shared more than 2,300 times and garnered more than 19,000 reactions on Facebook. “He has had an incredible life and having reached the […]

  • Fake delivery driver brings doughnuts (with resumes in box) to potential bosses

    SAN FRANCISCO – When in doubt, doughnut. A Lithuanian marketing professional moved to the Bay Area in hopes of landing a job with a big-time company, but he quickly found it was harder than he thought it would be. So he leaned on that marketing background and decided the easiest route to his future boss’ heart was through the stomach. Lukas Yla earned himself some notoriety this week when he dressed up as a driver for Postmates food-delivery service and […]

  • Yankees fan loses ring during live TV proposal, crowd goes nuts when he finds it NEW YORK – A man proposed to his girlfriend on live television as the Yankees played the rival Red Sox Tuesday – only to drop the ring. “Stress city,” said one ESPN announcer as cameras focused on the crestfallen Yankees fan, who put a hand on his head in disbelief. Fans in his section pitched in to help look for the missing engagement ring, and soon people were combing through popcorn tubs and peering under seats as the game […]