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Hero Guide Dog Throws Self At Bus To Save Owner

Here’s hoping Bigo gets a well-deserved treat this week. The service dog was crossing the street with his owner, Audrey Stone, yesterday in Brewster, NY, when a mini school bus…

Newser | June 13, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Snoop Dogg Sues Pabst: You Owe Me

It’s Snoop Dogg vs. Pabst: The rapper sued the brewing company yesterday, claiming the beer-maker owes him a portion of its proceeds from the company’s sale last year. The breach-of-contract…

Newser | June 12, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Marital Rape Often Not Treated Like “Normal” Rape

“Marital privilege” sounds more pleasant than what it actually refers to: exemptions written into state laws that treat marital rape differently than the rape of someone other than the perpetrator’s…

Newser | June 11, 2015 - 2:15 pm

Alabama Cop Faces Federal Charges In Brutality Case

A former Alabama police officer has been charged with violating the civil rights of an Indian man who was injured during a violent confrontation in February. Former Madison police officer Eric…

Newser | March 29, 2015 - 9:30 am

Here’s How Much We Spend To Get Married

In what some are calling one sign of an improving economy, if at the expense of newlyweds, a new survey by The Knot finds that the average cost of a…

Newser | March 14, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Waitress Gets 130 Percent Tip, Heartwrenching Note

A waitress in Tennessee was brought to tears this week when a customer left her a generous tip and a moving message. Claire Hudson, 25, was serving tables at Mac’s…

Newser | March 13, 2015 - 5:45 pm

America Has A New “Happiest” State

Dark horse Alaska has come from behind to claim the title of the happiest state in the US, LiveScience reports. Snagging the designation from 2013 winner North Dakota, Alaska—which didn’t even…

Newser | February 22, 2015 - 11:30 am

The Internet’s “Most Hated Man” Is Going To Prison

The man the BBC once called the “Net’s most hated man” is facing years behind bars after pleading guilty to several charges involving “revenge porn” site IsAnyoneUp.com. Hunter Moore, 28,…

Newser | February 20, 2015 - 12:15 pm

Nicki Minaj Crew Member Killed In Bar Fight

Two members of Nicki Minaj’s touring team were stabbed—one fatally—early yesterday outside a bar in Philly, where they were rehearsing for the tour. Minaj confirmed the news on Twitter, and…

Newser | February 19, 2015 - 4:15 pm

Smoking Kills More People Than We Thought: Study

How many Americans does smoking kill each year? If you’re going by the surgeon general, the answer is about 480,000. But a new study published in the New England Journal

Newser | February 17, 2015 - 4:45 pm

Drunk Pair Rudely Awakened in Dumpster Love Nest

It takes a good stretch of the imagination to get from a hot night at the casino to the back of a garbage truck, but a couple from America’s hotbed…

Newser | February 12, 2015 - 2:45 pm

Kim Kardashian Gives A Very TMI Interview

Kim Kardashian told the world way more than it wanted to know in a recent interview with the UK’s Love magazine (the spread also, of course, features pictures of her bare…

Newser | February 11, 2015 - 4:45 pm
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