new york — facebook just topped 2 billion monthly users — a population equivalent to roughly 51 times that of california. that’s also equal to about 26 percent of planet earth’s population. it took the social network less
sizzling heat is exacerbating the fire risks out west, where weary crews have been battling blazes in utah, nevada, oregon and california. “red flag warnings continue over parts of the west,” cnn meteorologist dave hennen reported. &
redwood city, calif. — a family of bigfoot hunters is offering $1 million for information that leads to the capture of the legendary creature. bigfoot project investments is offering the bounty to “anyone brave enough to deliver info
for years, consumer reports has warned about the dangers of liquid laundry detergent pacs and children. the pacs can look like candy and kids can bite into them. but after looking into the reported deaths from laundry pac exposure, consumer repo
boulder, colo. — police are looking for a man they say inappropriately touched a young girl over her swimsuit in the pool at the east boulder recreation center. the victim told police it happened on sunday afternoon. the suspect is describ
kenner, la. – cristina penton earned her family 21 years worth of free flights on spirit airlines – all she had to do was give birth mid-flight. the phoenix native was on board spirit flight 971 from fort lauderdale to dallas when she went into
marred by a sex abuse scandal involving dozens of accusers, usa gymnastics says it’s adopting reforms to better prevent and respond to any future cases of abuse. now, all members must report any suspected sexual misconduct to legal authori
greenwood village, colo. — the greenwood village police department has released new dash-cam video, 911 calls and photos from the tanker fire that shut down i-25 on may 31. the video shows just what officers were up against as they arrived
colorado springs, colo. — beginning july 5, american airlines will have have two daily nonstop flights between colorado springs and chicago. flight 3161 will depart at 7:25 a.m. to chicago o’hare international airport (ord), and flig
oviedo, fla. – a florida man spent 90 days in jail after officers thought white powder in his car was cocaine. karlos cashe was released from jail after lab results showed that the powder was actually drywall, wftv reports. “i know for a fact (t
an image purporting to be a photograph of a seal embracing a whale is actually a piece of digital art.
mesa county, colo. — police in mesa county said a missing 3-year-old girl they were searching for on tuesday was found safe. skyla treuber was believed to be with her mother, esther rose topai, according to the mesa county sheriff’s depart
larimer county, colo. — a man died in a commercial rafting accident on the poudre river in larimer county tuesday morning. the larimer county sheriff’s office said it happened near highway 14 about 11 miles west of u.s. highway 287.
claims that narendra modi "sidestepped the challenge" with the united states president may be missing the point.
hackers launched blistering attacks tuesday against companies and agencies across the world. major global firms reported that they were under attack, including british advertising agency wpp, russian oil and gas giant rosneft and danish shipping
rio vista, calif. — a san francisco man died while trying to save his 5-year-old daughter from drowning over the weekend. ktvu reports that roni avila alvarado, 40, drowned on sunday after the kayak he and his daughters were in flipped ove
wake forest, n.c. — a man hiking along a north carolina greenway over the weekend spotted what appeared to be at least one massive snake slithering up a tree, wncn reports. nic bayer was hiking along the upper neuse greenway trail in wake
android auto and apple carplay are two fantastic features available in many new cars. they let you see and control your smart phone right from your dashboard screen. as rich demuro reports, now pioneer is making the same great technology availab
no matter your body type, that dreaded double chin can sneak up on anyone, instantly adding weight and years to your look. but now there’s something you can do about it- a treatment combination that melts fat and tightens skin. becky vanic
longmont, colo. — a longmont couple accused of starving and abusing their teenage son, who is blind and has autism, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. in court papers, doctors at children’s hospital colorado in aurora said they’d never se