This Hilarious Photo Shows How Britain Celebrated The Anniversary Of Burning The White House

The British Embassy in the United States tweeted a pretty hilarious photo yesterday to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the burning of the White House during the War of 1812. Very cheeky! During the War of 1812, the British torched the Capitol building, which housed the Library of Congress, House and Senate. They also managed

Maryland’s Stupid Ban On Grain Alcohol Is Hurting Violinists

The state of Maryland cracked down on the sale of Everclear grain alcohol in their state, and it’s hurting violinists who use the stuff for varnish. Howard Needham, a violin maker from Silver Spring, stated that nothing works better to repair broken violins than Everclear grain alcohol. He’s hoarding the stuff right now since the

Mom Who Had Sex With Two Special Needs Teens Gets Three Days In Jail

A mother from Lancaster, Ohio was sentenced to three days in jail after pleading guilty to having sex with two teenage boys with special needs. 30-year-old Jessica Hatchat was working a summer lunch program when police say she met and had sex with the minors. “I’ve made a terrible mistake.  (It was) a decision that

WATCH: Rand Paul On Meet The Press – “Hillary Clinton Is A Hawk”

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Senator Rand Paul appeared on Meet the Press to discuss his trip to Central America on a mission to help the blind and near-blind see. Paul was able to help several dozen of the poor with their cataracts and other eye-related problems, while

Parents Turned Their Kid In To Cops When They Caught Her Taking Naked Selfies

Parents in Dinwiddie County, Virginia turned their 13-year-old daughter in to the police after they caught her taking naked pictures of herself on her phone. Parents became concerned when they noticed their 8th grade student was trading naked pictures of herself with boys. Some of them were as old as 17 or 18 and sent

Street Justice! When Cops Refused To Stop A Thief, Store Owners Took Him Down Alone

Liquor store owners in Oakland, California fought back against a thief who police refused to help them with. Surveillance and cell phone footage captured the whole scene. Video footage shows the thief stealing three bottles of champagne in the store before trying to get away. Store owners attempted to apprehend him, which made the robber

Mom Gave Child Tapeworms To Make Her Lose Weight For Pageant

An unidentified mother in the United States gave her daughter a pill containing tapeworms without telling her. The mother thought she was doing what’s best for her child in order to help her lose weight before a pageant. But when her daughter started experiencing excruciating pain, she was forced to take her to the hospital

Woman Convicted Of Downloading Child Porn To Frame Her Husband

Meri Woods of Clymer, Pennsylvania was convicted of downloading images of child abuse in order to frame her husband. Woods downloaded 40 images on her family’s computer and then took it to the police , claiming her estranged husband had done it. Police examined the images and found that they had been downloaded more than two

California Assembly Passes Bill Banning Sale Of The Confederate Flag By The Government

The state of California’s legislatures passed a bill which outlaws the state government from displaying or selling items which feature the Confederate flag. The bill, which received only one ‘no’ vote, would still allow the flag in textbooks, museums and other educational type settings. The bill’s author, Isadore Hall (D-Compton) stated: “No Californian should be exposed to

Socialism: Shoppers In Venezuela Are Now Being Fingerprinted

President Maduro of Venezuela announced a mandatory fingerprinting program in supermarkets in order to supposedly combat shortages and smuggling. The socialist dictator doesn’t want people buying too much of a single item. The fingerprinting technique will only apply to certain items, which opponents of the plans say amounts to rationing and treats Venezuelans as thieves.