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Maine town manager leads segregation group, promotes whites

The town manager of a rural Maine community says he's that leader of a racial segregationist group, and he believes the United States would be better off if people of different races were to "voluntarily separate."

Electricians Find Victorian-Era Cigarettes and…

A royal discovery unearthed at Buckingham Palace dating back to the late 1800s. Buzz60's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story.

Singer Ed Sheeran announces engagement on…

Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

Last Slam standing: Kerber beats Sharapova in 3rd…

Angelique Kerber is the only major winner remaining in the Australian Open women's draw after ending Maria Sharapova's comeback tour to Melbourne Park

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CDC: Flu Has Now Killed 30 Kids

The CDC's most recent report on the flu includes a grim stat that's climbing: As of the week ending Jan. 13, there have been 30 flu-associated pediatric deaths; that's up 10 from the week prior. A graphic shows that's still a much lower count than in the three previous years—...

Gabon says major ivory trafficking ring…

Gabon says major ivory trafficking ring dismantled, 10 arrested in blow to elephant poaching

Thai police arrest suspected kingpin of wildlife…

Thai police have arrested a suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking who allegedly fueled much of Asia's illegal trade for over a decade

Russian networks pushing conservative meme…

Russia-linked Twitter networks are pushing a conservative meme related to the investigation of Russian election interference, researchers say

Virtual Reality Chat Room Stunned as Robot Has Seizure

It was business as usual in the virtual reality chat room until the robot had a seizure. The Verge reports the unnerving incident happened Wednesday on VRChat, where users in the forms of avatars can interact with each other. According to the Daily Dot , "Morty, Sonic, Knuckles, a dude in...

Paul Bocuse, globe-trotting master of French…

Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for nearly half a century and put it on tables around the world, has died at 91.

Kansas archbishop elected to lead anti-abortion role

The Archbishop of the Kansas City, Kansas, has been chosen to a leading role in the Catholic Church's fight against abortion

Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M…

Towers _ some nearly as tall as Statue of Liberty _ to be built to string power lines visible at Jamestown Island, Virginia, site of first permanent British settlement in North America; $90 million in payouts to blunt impact on historic area

Teens Don't Mind Online-Only Relationships

Children are having online-only relationships without meeting in real life, and apparently they don’t mind! The New York Post Reports. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

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Oscar winner Dorothy Malone, mom on 'Peyton Place…

Dorothy Malone, mom on 'Peyton Place,' Oscar winner for 'Written on the Wind,' has died at age 93

US flu season gets worse, has 'lot more steam…

Nasty US flu season gets worse, has 'lot more steam' than expected

Indian army soldiers fight fire from highly polluted lake

Thousands of Indian troops are fighting a huge fire emanating from a highly polluted lake that has caused panic among thousands of people in the southern city of Bangalore.

Pope to visit Peruvian region hard hit by El Nino…

When Pope Francis travels Saturday to northern Peru he will find a region still reeling from devastating floods nearly a year ago

Facebook to emphasize 'trustworthy' news via user…

Facebook wants to emphasize 'trustworthy' news stories based on user surveys

Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked

Lithuania has launched an investigation into a cyberattack against a news outlet that saw a fake news article targeting the defense minister

British Airways pilot, allegedly drunk, taken off plane

A British Airways first officer was removed from the cockpit of a flight scheduled to leave for Mauritius amid fears he was drunk

Sheriff Goes 'Against Normal Protocols' on Vegas…

"I am going against normal protocols," said Las Vegas Sheriff Joseph Lombardo Friday in his first public comments in two months on the Oct. 1 massacre in his city. They came as police released an 81-page preliminary investigative report along with photos of the scene—an atypical move that Lombardo...

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Prosecutors Offer Motive in Rand Paul Attack

It was one of the more infamous (and weird ) neighborhood scraps, and now there's a federal felony charge attached. The Courier Journal reports Rand Paul's neighbor was on Friday charged in connection with the Nov. 3 attack on the senator that occurred as Paul was mowing his Bowling Green,...

Hawaiian's Turned To PornHub After False Missile…

Pornhub's insights show a spike in viewership just minutes after a False Alarm alerting Hawaiian's of an incoming missile was sent out. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Autopsy: Tom Petty died of accidental drug…

Autopsy: Tom Petty's death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose