Gunman Kidnaps Family and Forces Them to Shop at Target

Gunman Kidnaps Family and Forces Them to Shop at Target: A North Carolina man has been arrested for kidnapping a family and then forcing them to go shopping with him at Target. Good grief, I realize these big box stores are getting desperate for customers, but kidnapping a family by gunpoint and forcing them to shop at Target has to be about the worst marketing strategy ever.

Tick-Borne Diseases on the Rise in the US: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ticks and dangerous tick-borne illnesses are on the rise all over the US. The CDC warns the situation has become so widespread that in some areas, even the tick-tock of grandfather clocks has become affected.

New Evidence of Cat Domestication Found in China: Archaeologists in China have unearthed the first clear evidence of cats living among humans as semi-domesticated mousers about 5300 years ago. Scientists say they hope to one day use this data to reconstruct what life must have been like for cats before they came to prominence on YouTube and Facebook.