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South Carolina’s “Carolina Reaper” Pepper 300 Times Hotter than Jalapeño

South Carolina’s “Carolina Reaper” Pepper 300 Times Hotter than Jalapeño

The producer of the world's hottest chili peppers is in South Carolina, home of the Guinness-record "Carolina Reaper" pepper, not Mexico. continue reading »

FINALLY: World’s First Burrito Vending Machine

FINALLY: World’s First Burrito Vending Machine

Human ingenuity has just provided something for all you burrito lovers out there – especially those that don’t want to wait in a long Chipotle order line. A Los Angeles, West Hollywood gas station is debuting the “Burritobox” that offers five different flavored burritos each selling for $3. continue reading »

Inventor of Lethal AK-47 Dies at 94 in Russia

Inventor of Lethal AK-47 Dies at 94 in Russia

Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the ubiquitous AK-47 assault rifle, died Monday in the Russian region of Udmurtia. He was 94. continue reading »

$400,000 Worth of Human Hair Seized by Brazilian Authorities

$400,000 Worth of Human Hair Seized by Brazilian Authorities

Brazilian custom authorities working out of the Sao Paulo International airport are reporting the seizure of one ton of human hair valued at $400,000. continue reading »

Soccer Rivalry Leads to Multiple Deaths in Argentina

Soccer Rivalry Leads to Multiple Deaths in Argentina

Two supporters of Argentine soccer club Newell's Old Boys died after men sporting the colors of a rival club fired at a vehicle carrying Newell's fans, authorities said Monday. continue reading »

MEXICO: Stolen Radioactive Material Found - Thieves Face Acute Radiation Poisoning

MEXICO: Stolen Radioactive Material Found - Thieves Face Acute Radiation Poisoning

The truck stolen on Monday while it was transporting "extremely dangerous" radioactive material was found Wednesday, officials with Mexico's National Commission for Nuclear Safety and Safeguards confirmed. continue reading »

PEW REPORT:  Amazon Delivery Drones Must Clear State Hurdles

PEW REPORT:  Amazon Delivery Drones Must Clear State Hurdles

Not so fast, Jeff Bezos—before Amazon can deploy its fleet of delivery drones, the company will have to wait for the results of drone tests at six state-run sites, which the FAA will select later this month. continue reading »

Authorities Investigate Multiple Baby Kidnappings from Venezuelan Hospital

Authorities Investigate Multiple Baby Kidnappings from Venezuelan Hospital

The Venezuelan Attorney General's Office said Monday it has opened an investigation into the kidnapping of three newborn babies from a hospital in the western city of Maracaibo. continue reading »

Colombians Bake ‘World’s Largest Pound Cake’

Colombians Bake ‘World’s Largest Pound Cake’

More than 180 Colombians prepared a 606.6-meter (664-yard) pound cake in Bogota over the weekend, setting a Guinness record for the world's biggest pound cake and easily breaking the old mark of 500 meters. continue reading »

¡Adios! Elwood – World’s Ugliest Dog Dies at 8 Years Old

¡Adios! Elwood – World’s Ugliest Dog Dies at 8 Years Old

Elwood, a Chihuahua and Chinese Crested mix, better known as the “World’s Ugliest Dog” has died suddenly at 8-years-old. continue reading »

Izzy Ocampo, Alleged Serial Killer of Homeless, Dies Before Facing Justice

Izzy Ocampo, Alleged Serial Killer of Homeless, Dies Before Facing Justice

Itzcoatl “Izzy” Ocampo, alleged serial killer of homeless people, has died and will not face justice for six murders. continue reading »

Spanish Pianist Facing Jail Over ‘Noise Pollution’; Causing Neighbor’s Gynecological Issues

Spanish Pianist Facing Jail Over ‘Noise Pollution’; Causing Neighbor’s Gynecological Issues

A professional Spanish pianist and her parents are facing seven-years in prison for the alleged psychological and physical damage done to their neighbor as a result of incessant, loud piano playing. continue reading »

COLOMBIA: Toddler Dies After Falling into Sewer in Bogota

COLOMBIA: Toddler Dies After Falling into Sewer in Bogota

A 2-year-old girl died on the weekend when she fell into a sewer in downtown Bogota, authorities said. Carolina Sanchez, with the Bogota Fire Department, said that Michel Dayana continue reading »

JUST IN:  Convicted Ohio Kidnapper Ariel Castro Hangs Himself in Prison Cell

JUST IN:  Convicted Ohio Kidnapper Ariel Castro Hangs Himself in Prison Cell

Ohio kidnapper and sexual predator Ariel Castro has killed himself in prison by hanging. Castro was convicted last month on over 300 charges related to the kidnapping, sexual abuse and imprisonment of three girls in his Ohio home. continue reading »

Does Juarez, Mexico Have a Female Vigilante Killer on Its Hand?

Does Juarez, Mexico Have a Female Vigilante Killer on Its Hand?

Mexican authorities are investigating whether the execution style murder of two Cuidad Juarez bus drivers is the work of a female vigilante killer. continue reading »