U.S. Supreme Court decides Paramount antitrust case

05/03/2016 0

On this day in 1948, the U.S. Supreme Court issues a decision in U.S. v. Paramount Pictures, et al., the government’s long-running antitrust lawsuit against Paramount Pictures and seven other major Hollywood movie studios.The forerunner […]

Loch Ness Monster sighted

05/02/2016 0

Although accounts of an aquatic beast living in Scotland’s Loch Ness date back 1,500 years, the modern legend of the Loch Ness Monster is born when a sighting makes local news on May 2, 1933. […]

Record-breaking tornado wave begins

05/01/2016 0

A record-breaking wave of tornadoes begins across the southern and midwestern United States on this day in 2003. By the time the wave is over, more than 500 tornadoes are recorded for the month, shattering […]

Adolf Hitler commits suicide

04/29/2016 0

On this day in 1945, holed up in a bunker under his headquarters in Berlin, Adolf Hitler commits suicide by swallowing a cyanide capsule and shooting himself in the head. Soon after, Germany unconditionally surrendered […]

Muhammad Ali refuses Army induction

04/28/2016 0

On April 28, 1967, boxing champion Muhammad Ali refuses to be inducted into the U.S. Army and is immediately stripped of his heavyweight title. Ali, a Muslim, cited religious reasons for his decision to forgo […]

How to Spot and Avoid Credit Card Skimmers

04/25/2016 0

The moment I started seriously worrying about credit card and debit card skimmers wasn’t when my entire bank account was transferred to Turkey, or when I had to get three credit cards in two months because of fraudulent […]

Sewers explode in Guadalajara

04/22/2016 0

Dozens of sewer explosions in Guadalajara, Mexico, kill more than 200 people and damage 1,000 buildings on this day in 1992. The series of explosions was caused by a gas leak, the warning signs of […]

The Best Paleo Brownies (Chocolaty Goodness)

04/18/2016 0

by Rebecca Bohl Have I got a treat for you today. Delicious, fudge-like brownies that are not even bad for you! No sugar, no flour involved. Almond butter is what makes these brownies perfectly dense […]

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