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  • Simon Says: ‘Breaking News’ is broken. Please make it stop!

    HOUSTON– I want to break down what I think is a big problem if you watch CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. It used to be, “breaking news” meant actual news. Now, not so much. Over a few hours recently, I watched the major news networks, trying to see how often they wanted my attention with what looked like a big story. CNN uses the “breaking news” logo A LOT! But what’s so breaking about waiting for election results or the […]

  • Cornrows and man buns: The Ken doll gets a makeover

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — We’ve seen Barbie go from skinny mini to preggy Betty and everything in between — but what about Ken? Well we don’t see this often but Mattel, the makers of Barbie, has revamped her beau. But It’s not just any revamp. Ken’s got a couple of new looks that Mattel is labeling “diverse.” Barbie’s new man comes with cornrows, a man bun, and specs. You’ll also notice these different dolls have different skin tones and body types. […]

  • Good Samaritans Save CHP Officer From Brutal Beating in Fairfield

    CALIFORNIA– Two good Samaritans came to the aid of a California Highway Patrol officer who was being beaten by a suspect in Fairfield over the weekend. The incident began Saturday morning, when witnesses reported seeing a driver in a Ford truck hitting vehicles between Highway 50 in Rancho Cordova and Interstate Canyon on Saturday morning, according to KTLA sister station KTXL in Sacramento. Joel Jones was driving with his wife on I-80 in Fairfield when he saw the driver strike […]

  • Kim Jong Un romper and Donald Trump swimsuit are a thing

    PROVO, UT — Summertime means swimsuit season! How’s your bikini bod coming along? Well, if you aren’t quite ready yet, we may have just found the solution: What better way to strut your stuff down to the beach or at the pool than with The Donald’s face gracing the public with its presence? Shocked? So is Donald! I mean, just look at that face! Oh. 🌎Worldwide shipping 👀Link in bio A post shared by Beloved Shirts (@belovedshirts) on Jun 16, […]

  • Someone stole a mummified human toe from a bar

    YUKON, CANADA — An old toe’s been snatched by some sticky fingers! A bar in Dawson City, Canada is famous for bringing people from around the world to try one of its drinks. The special ingredient? A human toe. It’s called the Sourtoe Cocktail, which is one part whiskey and one part mummified appendage. If someone accidentally swallows it, they get fined $2,500! But what happens if someone steals the toe? One guy might find out after he asked for the gnarly […]

  • Survey claims parents in UK spend $500 per kid for summer activities

    By Natalie Hee, According to a survey, parents in the UK spend on average $500 to keep kids entertained over the summer. Newsfix went out to investigate and it seems like most parents here say, “I wish”. “Oh that’s way too low. I mean for a family like ours, we move a lot. We do a lot of things. We’re not big homebodies. I like to go out at least once a day,” Amanda Wilson said. “$500 is really, really low […]

  • Mixed feelings on Warner Bros. reportedly working on a movie about Michael Brown

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Some things just aren’t made for TV,  let alone the big screen. For that reason,  mixed feelings are brewing over a possible Mike Brown movie. The true story of 18-year-old Brown gunned down by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri has sparked the interest of Warner Bros. To some people who are tirelessly working against police brutality, Mike’s story just isn’t movie material. Critics have even vented on Twitter: Major film companies that never tweeted their […]

  • Pregnant mother of 4 killed by officers was wielding knife

    (CNN) — A pregnant mother of four was shot and killed by Seattle police after she confronted officers with a knife, authorities said Sunday. The dead woman was identified as 30-year-old Charleena Lyles by family members — who said she had four children and was expecting a fifth. Police Sgt. Mark Jamieson said two officers went to Lyles’ address after she called to report a burglary. “We were here to meet with one of the residents. Typically, that would be […]

  • Governor Greg Abbott signs Sandra Bland Act

    AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott signed into law a bill that mandates county jails who hold people with substance abuse issues, mental illnesses and intellectual disabilities to receive personal bond a little sooner. The law also requires law enforcement agencies to investigate jail deaths. The law, also know as the Sandra Bland Act, follows the incidents that led to the death of Sandra Bland, a black woman from Illinois who was found dead in her cell at Waller County Jail […]