The original script for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ did depict Dr. Dre violently attacking journalist Dee Barnes—but it got cut. [ more › ]
Prime Minister Tsipras has announced early elections in an effort to quell rebellion within his party. Many left-wing lawmakers are disappointed with what they see as Tsipras’ surrender to creditors’ demands.
The second case of plague diagnosed in less than a month has been traced to Yosemite National Park in California. Park authorities have closed down a section of the park and urged caution.
Mohammad Allan has called off his 65-day hunger strike. The Islamist detainee, who awoke from a coma this week, made the announcement through his lawyer after Israel’s High Court lifted his detention.
The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees said Tuesday that there is a typhoid outbreak among civilians from a besieged Palestinian refugee camp on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, with at least six confirmed cases.
It’s been four harrowing years since we discussed the rats currently splashing around in your toilet bowl, and if for some reason you don’t spend at least part of your day freaking out about this, here’s a new video from National Geographic designed to scare you straight. Press play, and never leave the toilet lid up again. [ more › ]
China’s military confirms hundreds of tonnes of highly toxic sodium cyanide were being stored at the warehouse devastated by two giant explosions in the Chinese port of Tianjin that killed 112 people.