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Meet Gimo, the cat whose face is basically all eyeballs

It’s another day and another cat is taking the Internet hostage with it’s cuteness. Internet, meet your one true God, Gimo.RELATED:Adam Drivercathas a new home, name and InstagramGimo the cat, whose face is basically 90 percent eyes, has found fame on the Internet thanks to Instagram. Gimo shares...

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 1:52am

Kesha fan starts GoFundMe campaign to buy her contract from Sony

The internet has been ablaze with activism and calls for #FreeKesha, after the pop singer lost a legal battle to break her contract with her accused abuser and music producer Dr.Luke. Now fans are taking matters into their own hands with a GoFundMe campaign that aims to help buy Kesha’s contract...

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 11:30pm

What is ‘Damn, Daniel,' the viral meme of the week?

Earlier this week a meme was born and it is known as ‘Damn, Daniel.’What is ‘Damn, Daniel’, you ask?At its core, it’s a funny Twitter video of a high schooler, Daniel, being repeatedly complimented by a friend for his cool outfits and white Vans, using the eponymous phrase: “Damn, Daniel.”RELATED:...

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:25pm

Cyberstalking case leads to life sentences for two family members

A man and his sister were sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for cyberstalking that led to the shooting death of the man's former wife and her friend in a Delaware courthouse lobby ahead of a contentious child custody hearing.David Matusiewicz, his sister Amy Gonzalez and his mother Lenore...

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 5:29pm

NYC-based cybercrime startup inks $1.6M deal

Chainalysis Inc., a New York City-based startup specializing in countering money laundering and fraud in the digital currency industry, is collaborating with Europol's European Cybercrime Center, the company said on Thursday.The agreement, in the form of a memorandum of understanding, comes as...

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 12:42am

Interior Design for the rest of us

Hiring an interior designer is one of the best things you can do for your home. A fool-proof way to triumph over oddly shaped living rooms, stubborn kitchens and your own questionable taste, it’s a next-level commitment that announces loudly and clearly to the world, “Why hello, I am an adult—or at...

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 10:33pm

This is the sound of 1,400 workers being fired

A video allegedly showing 1,400 employees of HVAC company Carrier being told their jobs were being moved to Mexico is making a huge splash on the Internet after it was posted to Reddit.Within seconds of the video starting, the man delivering the news that jobs will move from the Midwest to Monterey...

Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 1:48am

Prankster throws eggs at mom, she catches each one like a boss

It's another day and another hilarious viral video has bubbled up to the surface of the Internet and this time it's a video of a prankster allegedly throwing eggs at his unsuspecting mom to catch.Althought there are only a couple of scenes showing the man throwing the eggs at his mom, it seems (...

Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 1:09am

Watch a piglet and a kitten snuggle

Happy Friday world! We here at Metro know you aren’t doing anything super important or being that productive so here’s a video of a piglet and kitten snuggling.The video, for which the description is written in Spanish, shows Laura the piglet snuggling with Marina the kitten.“Laura the pig was...

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 1:22am

Human trafficking hotline reports increased 24 percent in 2015

The number of calls reporting human trafficking cases to a U.S. national hotline rose last year, as did calls from trafficking survivors, showing that public awareness of the issue is growing, organizers said on Thursday.Some 1,600 survivors contacted the hotline in 2015, a 24 percent jump from a...

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 7:08am

Cher starts Twitter beef with Michigan guv over Flint water, suggests firing squad

The Flint water crisis has a new development, this time involve iconic singer Cher and her philosophy as conveyed on Twitter.Embattled Gov. Rick Snyder, Republican of Michigan, has been the target of vociferous criticism for his administration's handling of the Flint water crisis. That situation...

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 7:17am

Sheriff loses assault rifle – after putting it atop car and driving away

An honest mistake in California has become a serious situation.The Los Angeles Times reported that a sheriff's deputy on Orange County "lost his AR-15 assault rifle Tuesday after placing it on the trunk lid of his patrol car and driving off."The gun was inside its case atopthe trunk of his car when...

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 6:16am

Bernie Sanders raises $1 million on Reddit: Report

Democratic candidate for president Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont has a lot to be smiling about Wednesday as his campaign broke the the $1 million mark — for donations received via Redditalone.The Burlington Free Press reported that the "Grassroots for Sanders" online campaign was started in 2013...

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 3:28am

Rentboy.com CEO indicted on federal promoting prostitution charges

The former chief executive of the male escort website Rentboy.com was indicted on Wednesday on a charge of promoting prostitution, in a case that has outraged gay and civil rights activists.The three-count indictment against Jeffrey Hurant, 51, by a federal grand jury in Brooklyn, New York, added...

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 2:27am

Teenager arrested for threatening a school shooting on social media: Police

A teenage girl is in police custody after she allegedly posted online threats against several schools in Chester, Pennsylvania, ABC Philly reported.RELATED:Pa. launches first-ever 'Teen Health Week' spearheaded by local teenThe unidentified 17-year-old girl allegedly posted threats on Instagram...

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 6:27pm

Donald Trump refuses to participate in Republican debate on Thursday

This really is one for the history books.Republican front-runner for president Donald Trump declared Tuesday that he would oh-so-definitely-not be participating in the next GOP primary debate, scheduled for Thursday night."He's definitely not participating in the Fox News debate," Trump...

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 6:44am

British man must notify police 24 hours before having sex

A British court has issued a temporary order requiring a man to notify police before he has any sexual contact with any woman for any reason.The Telegraph reported that the man must give authorities formal notification if he plans "to start a sexual relationship of any kind with a woman or two have...

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 7:50am

PHOTOS: Sloth rescued trying to cross highway in Ecuador

An adorable sloth required the assistance of officials in Ecuador after he tried to cross a highway — and latched onto the guardrail, unsure of how to complete his crossing.On Friday, transit officials in the South American country posted pictures of the event on Facebook.RELATED: Lazy sloth enjoys...

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 3:05am

Drunk man accidentally fires gun, shoots woman at Benghazi movie: Cops

All the culture war things converged into one singularity at a cinema in Washington state wherecops say a drunk man accidentally discharged his gun, shooting a woman in the chest at a screening of Michael Bay's dramatization, "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi."The Seattle Times said the...

Saturday, January 23, 2016 - 12:51am

Obama administration official resigns amid Flint water scandal

The head of the Midwest region of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency offered her resignation over the water contamination crisis in Flint, Michigan, the agency said on Thursday, as it issued an emergency order to resolve the growing problem.Susan Hedman, the second official to resign since...

Friday, January 22, 2016 - 7:03am