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Snortable Chocolate Now Sold in the U.S.

(CNN) - "Snorting chocolate" is a thing, at least it is in Europe. And now, it's arrived in the U.S. in the form of Coco Loko. The snortable chocolate powder is marketed as a stimulant and stress reducer. It's made…

KFC Selling it's Own Smartphone

(CNN) - Kentucky Fried Chicken is celebrating 30 years in China by releasing a line of smartphones. Fortune magazine reports, the fast-food giant teamed up with a Chinese electronics maker to release a limited-edition of Android phones. They are red,…

Man Indicted for Kidnapping Chinese Scholar

(CNN) - Formal kidnapping charges have been filed in the disappearance of a Chinese scholar. A federal grand jury indicted 28-year-old Brendt Christensen on a single kidnapping charge on Wednesday. The indictment comes after surveillance video showed Ying-Ying Zhang entering…

Soldier of the Week

The soldier of the week this cycle comes from within the ranks of the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation. Staff Sergeant David Sedacamacho has served in many leadership roles coming up through the ranks in the infantry from squad…

McDonald's Soft Serve for Life Anyone?

McDonald's will give away vanilla soft serve ice cream cones on Sunday to celebrate National Ice Cream Day. Anyone with the McDonald's mobile app can get a free vanilla cone on Sunday at participating McDonald's restaurants... While supplies last. The…

House to Include Border Wall Funding in Spending Bill

(CNN) - A possible government shut down is looming over Washington as House leaders make plans to fund a border wall. The House appropriations committee released its 2018 budget proposal on Tuesday. The budget includes president Donald Trump's full request…

New Amelia Earnhart Photo Debunked

(CNN) - It appears the Amelia Earhart mystery remains unsolved. The History Channel recently aired a documentary that claimed to possibly show a picture of the legendary pilot. The photo was alleged to show a number of people on the…

Volvo Sets Record for Largest Unboxing

(CNN) - Volvo has set a Guinness World Record for world's largest unboxing. Three-year-old big-rig enthusiast Joel Jovine was asked to help Volvo open up this 80-foot by 14-foot by 18-foot box. Inside the box, Volvo's new VNL longhaul truck.…

It's Seven-Eleven Day!

If you haven't noticed already, today's date of July 11th is also... 7-Eleven. And that means it's "7-Eleven Day" at 7-Eleven stores. Participating 7-Eleven stores nationwide are offering customers free, small slurpee drinks of any flavor... from 11:00 am to…

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