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Who Approves New Emojis?Greg Welch is with the Unicode Consortium, a nonprofit group in California that comes up with the standards for all devices.
Home DNA Kit Test Results Drop Bombshell In Man's Family Tree“The results I got back on my test were anything but cute and funny,” he said. “The more I looked into it the more shocked I became."
What Is Galentine's Day?Marked on Feb. 13, Galentine’s Day is a celebration to rejoice and appreciate among your best group of girlfriends.
When It Comes To Physical Labor, The More, The Merrier"The researchers found that the key to physical coordination was the ability to infer the group's goal through touch," the report said.
Minnesota's Most-Searched Relationship Question Is 'How To Break Up'Arguably it could be worse. Many states searched a variation of "I cheated on my girlfriend/boyfriend."
Stop Everything, It's Too Cold To Even Deliver BeerTemperatures are so low that beer will freeze -- around 32 degrees or slightly lower, depending on alcohol content -- on the trucks before it can be delivered.
National Peanut Butter Day Is Finally HerePeanut butter was patented in the late 1800s, but historians believe the Aztecs and Incas used peanuts in similar food products.
Minnesota's Favorite Valentine's Candy May Be Harder To Find In 2019Our most popular holiday candy is conversation hearts, sometimes referred to less generically as Sweethearts.
Italian Town Of Sambuca In Sicily Sells Homes For A DollarLooking for a dose of instant sunshine to help you through the winter? This latest deal out of Italy could be just the warm jolt of vitamin D you need.

Offbeat National News

'I'm Fixin To Blow It Up': Bathroom Warning Mistaken For Bomb Threat At Home DepotA report of a bomb threat at a Home Depot store in Kansas turned out to be a big misunderstanding.
Fisher-Price Recalls 44,000 Power Wheels Barbie Dream Campers Due To Injury HazardFisher-Price is recalling a popular Barbie toy over fears that it could cause injuries.
'I Was In Shock': Woman Shot In Face With Crossbow Drives Herself To HospitalAn Arkansas woman who was shot in the face with a crossbow is recovering in a hospital and the man who allegedly shot her faces felony charges.
Colorado Sports Store Owner Who Boycotted Nike Now Closing Up ShopA sporting goods store owner in Colorado Springs decided to close up shop months after he started boycotting Nike products.
Fisherman Catches Giant 20 Pound 'Goldfish' With A BiscuitA fisherman in Kentucky used unusual bait over the weekend to reel in a giant catch that looks like a goldfish.
'Heaven Has A Wall, Hell Has Open Borders': Grocery Store Ad Stirs Political Debate
Police: Son Sets Mother's Home On Fire After Argument Over Box Of Cheez-ItsA man in Georgia set his mother's home on fire early Tuesday over a box of Cheez-It crackers, authorities say.
Video Shows Man Releasing Rat Inside New Jersey McDonald's, Sparking Total Chaos Total chaos erupted at a McDonald's in Newark, New Jersey after a man released a large white rat inside the crowded restaurant.
School Hires Combat Vets With Rifles To 'Put Down' Active ShootersA charter school in Florida has hired two combat veterans to patrol the grounds with semi-automatic rifles to protect students from any active shooters, according to officials.