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 Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are the Fastest-Selling Games in Nintendo History

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are the Fastest-Selling Games in Nintendo History

Nintendo knew they had a hit on their hands when Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon became the most pre-ordered video games...

5 days ago, 5:35am CST

Cyber Monday 2016 is Largest Online Sales Day in History With $3.39 Billion

Cyber Monday 2016 is Largest Online Sales Day in History With $3.39 Billion

As expected the Cyber Monday 2016 set a new record in online consumer spending....

1 week ago, 5:56am CST

Amazon on Track for Best Cyber Monday in History Driven by Echo Dot and Pie Face Showdown

Amazon on Track for Best Cyber Monday in History Driven by Echo Dot and Pie Face Showdown

Jeff Bezos' online store is going to have another record breaking Cyber Monday according to an update from an Amazon Spoke...

Nov 28 2016, 4:17pm CST

See Mummies While You Can - They're Disappearing

See Mummies While You Can - They're Disappearing

Mummified human remains aren't going to be around forever like their intention was, according to reports. A collection of remai...

Nov 3 2016, 10:00am CDT

We May Know What Happened to Amelia Earhart

We May Know What Happened to Amelia Earhart

Researchers with The Earhart Project may have found some evidence that suggests what may have happened in Amelia Earhart's fina...

Nov 2 2016, 7:50am CDT

Best 40-inch TV Black Friday 2016 Deal Again Not Lowest in History

Best 40-inch TV Black Friday 2016 Deal Again Not Lowest in History

Usually prices of consumer electronics fall year to year. This is not the case for the bargain 40-inch TVs offered on Black Fri...

Oct 13 2016, 11:49am CDT

People Were Living in Australia Some 50,000 Years Ago

People Were Living in Australia Some 50,000 Years Ago

Archaeologists have been working all over Australia, including on the Dampier Archipelago, and they have found something quite...

Sep 7 2016, 10:20am CDT

Did Water Bring About the End of the Maya Civilization?

Did Water Bring About the End of the Maya Civilization?

It is one of the questions from history that haunts so many: what happened to the Maya civilization? It turns out that the enti...

Aug 29 2016, 7:35am CDT

Game of Thrones Season 6 Final Episode To Be the Longest in Show’s History

Game of Thrones Season 6 Final Episode To Be the Longest in Show’s History

Game of Thrones announces the titles and running times of the final two episodes of the season with the last episode going 69 m...

Jun 9 2016, 7:30am CDT

FBI Wants To Look At Your Browser History - Without a Warrant

FBI Wants To Look At Your Browser History - Without a Warrant

Tech companies and privacy advocates have warned users against new legislation that is going to give the FBI the ability to acc...

Jun 7 2016, 8:39am CDT

The Tony Award Nominations Released - Who Made History?

The Tony Award Nominations Released - Who Made History?

Today proved once again that history has its eyes on Hamilton. The Tony's are largely considered by many to be one of the most...

May 3 2016, 12:51pm CDT

Ancient DNA Sequencing Reveals History of Ice Age Europeans

Ancient DNA Sequencing Reveals History of Ice Age Europeans

Ice Age Europeans had dark complexions and brown eyes. The genetic analysis also shed light on the complex migration patterns i...

May 3 2016, 3:23am CDT

Biggest Tech Merger in History to be Called Dell Technologies

Biggest Tech Merger in History to be Called Dell Technologies

Michael Dell announced in Las Vegas that the biggest merger in tech history will be called Dell Technologies."It has a nice sou...

May 3 2016, 12:15am CDT

Ghostbusters Trailer Is the Most Disliked Movie Trailer in YouTube History

Ghostbusters Trailer Is the Most Disliked Movie Trailer in YouTube History

People who are opposed to or don’t like the new Ghostbusters have made it a point to give the trailer a record amount of dislik...

Apr 30 2016, 9:17am CDT

Your Viruses Could Reveal Your Travel History: Study

Your Viruses Could Reveal Your Travel History: Study

A new study shows that the viruses you contract tell about your trips abroad....

Apr 4 2016, 6:33am CDT

New Viking Site Discovery Could Rewrite American History

Viking Discovery Could Rewrite American History

The latest scientific evidence proves once and for all that the Vikings were the ones who discovered America and not Christophe...

Apr 1 2016, 7:42am CDT

Deadpool Creates History by Becoming the Highest Grossing R-Rated Movie Ever

Deadpool Creates History by Becoming the Highest Grossing R-Rated Movie Ever

Ryan Reynold’s Deadpool garnered huge success at the box office thus opening up new opportunities for more adult rated superher...

Mar 30 2016, 11:12am CDT

Aliso Canyon Gas well blowout Is Largest Methane Leak in U.S. History

Aliso Canyon Gas well blowout Is Largest Methane Leak in U.S. History

A new study of the University of California confirms that the Aliso Canyon Gas leak is the Largest Methane Leak in U.S. History...

Feb 28 2016, 11:11am CST

Drinking water scarcity due to lead poisoning in water supply

Outbreak of Lead Poisoning In Flint Opens Up History of Lead Poisoning In Other Areas

It is no longer news that the residents of Flint – a city in southeast central Michigan near Detroit and a former automobile ma...

Feb 13 2016, 9:08am CST

Land Rover production line

Land Rover and Defenders Celebrate 68 Year History as Last One Leaves Production Facility

Today marks 68 years of manufacturing the Land Rover vehicle and the Defender – and to mark the end of an era for the brands, t...

Feb 1 2016, 7:31pm CST

The DeLorean: History of the immortal Back to the Future car

The DeLorean: History of the immortal Back to the Future car

The DeLorean is the only car ever made by the DeLorean Motor Company and is also known as the DMC-12....

Jan 28 2016, 1:36pm CST

$675 Million Powerball Jackpot to be Largest in U.S. History on Saturday

$675 Million Powerball Jackpot to be Largest in U.S. History on Saturday

The Powerball drawing on Wednesday did not have any winners. The new jackpot is estimated to be the biggest in the history of t...

Jan 7 2016, 1:14am CST

US Census Bureau: February 2016 Set For Black History Month

US Census Bureau: February 2016 Set For Black History Month

It started as Black History Week to celebrate and commemorate the indefatigable efforts of blacks of African descent to the dev...

Dec 30 2015, 10:34pm CST

Watch SpaceX Landing Falcon 9 Rocket and Making Space History

Watch SpaceX Landing Falcon 9 Rocket and Making Space History

Elon Musk's SpaceX did it. They landed a rocket after delivering satellites into orbit, to re-use it....

Dec 22 2015, 12:32am CST

Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday Sales Was Largest Online Sales Day in History with $3 Billion Made

Adobe data has released a report showing that about $3 billion in online sales will be made on Cyber Monday – making the day th...

Dec 1 2015, 8:41am CST

Progesterone is Ineffective for Women with History of Miscarriages

Progesterone is Ineffective for Women with History of Miscarriages

It has been found that additional progesterone is ineffective in case of females with a history of miscarriage....

Nov 27 2015, 5:22am CST

Ancient DNA Reveals European Genetic History

Ancient DNA Reveals European Genetic History

It has been discovered that ancient European farmers had the farming gene encoded into the very structure of their DNA....

Nov 24 2015, 6:49am CST

Oxford Researchers Find Half of World's Natural History Specimens have Wrong Names

Researchers find that almost half of the natural history specimens are labeled wrongly....

Nov 16 2015, 11:57pm CST

Hurricane Patricia is the Strongest in History of National Hurricane Center

Hurricane Patricia is the Strongest in History of National Hurricane Center

Mexico is facing the strongest Hurricane the Atlantic and the eastern North Pacific basin has seen so far....

Oct 23 2015, 7:17am CDT

Will Pentatonix Make Billboard History?

Will Pentatonix Make Billboard History?

The band could be the first a Capella act to debut at #1 with an album....

Oct 22 2015, 4:45pm CDT

Viola Davis Makes History at Emmy Awards 2015

Viola Davis Makes History at Emmy Awards 2015

Viola Davis won in the category for Lead Drama Actress at the Emmy Awards. She was given a rising ovation by the audience for h...

Sep 21 2015, 8:52am CDT

Black Friday 2015 to Bring Best Apple Deals in History

Black Friday 2015 to Bring Best Apple Deals in History

Usually discounts on Apple products are even during Black Friday sales not something to break out in a celebration dance. This...

Sep 18 2015, 5:46am CDT

Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Fallon and History of Rap 6: Watch

Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Fallon and History of Rap 6: Watch

Friends Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake perform a selection of hit rap songs on the show with taking their fun filled heads...

Sep 10 2015, 9:14am CDT

BauBax Travel Jacket Is the most funded Clothing Project in the History of Crowdfunding

BauBax Travel Jacket Is the most funded Clothing Project in the History of Crowdfunding

The BauBax Travel Jacket with 15 features has taken Kickstarter by storm raising close to $3 million. The goal was only $20,000...

Jul 28 2015, 3:44am CDT

Anne Rice uses 'lynching', Dismisses history over E.L. James and Bullies

Anne Rice uses 'lynching', Dismisses history over E.L. James and Bullies

Anne Rice has been vocally supporting non-abuse of authors on the internet for over a decade. This week the author used 'l...

Jul 4 2015, 3:29pm CDT

Jurassic World Scores Third Biggest Opening Day in the History of Box Office

Jurassic World Scores Third Biggest Opening Day in the History of Box Office

The sequel earned a mammoth $82.8 million on Friday and is heading for a $200m plus opening weekend....

Jun 13 2015, 9:13pm CDT

Steve Nash Says Stephen Curry Is The Greatest Shooter In NBA History

Steve Nash Says Stephen Curry Is The Greatest Shooter In NBA History

In a June 1 interview with Bleacher Report's Ric Bucher, retired point guard Steve Nash said Stephen Curry is "the gr...

Jun 2 2015, 6:58pm CDT

Nik Wallenda makes History by walking across Spinning Orlando Eye

Nik Wallenda makes History by walking across Spinning Orlando Eye

Nik Wallenda is planning on making history with his historic Orlando Eye walk, Wallenda the 36 year old daredevil is scheduled...

Apr 29 2015, 9:22am CDT

U.S. Navy Makes Fueling History

U.S. Navy Makes Fueling History

The United States Navy was the first to successfully refuel mid-flight - opening up many possibilities for technological and pr...

Apr 23 2015, 9:14am CDT

New Star Wars Movie Predicted to Make Biggest Opening in History

New Star Wars Movie Predicted to Make Biggest Opening in History

The biggest opening weekend of a movie in the United States had The Avengers. The new Star Wars movie is seen to take that titl...

Apr 21 2015, 8:36am CDT