Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

| June 29, 2017

Scroll to top

Top

Surprise Archives -

Beach Lovers in NC Get a Summer Surprise

June 25, 2017 |

Beach lovers in the Outer Banks of North Carolina got a surprise treat this season when a new island surfaced at the tip of surfing and fishing hotspot Cape Point. According to the Virginian-Pilot , an 11-year-old boy dubbed it “Shelly Island” for the abundance of seashells found in the sand,…
Newser

Mass-Produced or Artisan Bread? Results May Surprise

June 14, 2017 |

Is it better to eat whole-grain sourdough bread made traditionally, or a slice of industrially mass-produced white bread? The answer arrived at by a recent study might surprise you: Researchers looked at major metabolic markers, with most of them related to the risk of type 2 diabetes, and found no…
Newser

These Newlyweds Got a Big Surprise

June 12, 2017 |

He didn’t get an invitation, but that didn’t stop President Trump from dropping in on a wedding at his New Jersey club, to the delight of the guests. Video obtained by CNN shows the president walking into the reception Saturday at 10:30pm, at the Trump National Golf Club in…
Newser

After Another Surprise Election Result, Investors Wonder About Pollsters

June 11, 2017 |

This week’s shocking results in the U.K. election again forced investors to react to an outcome different than many expected and left them wondering how much they can rely on polls ahead of future votes.
WSJ.com: What’s News Europe

After Dad’s Death, Teen Gets Amazing Birthday Surprise

June 9, 2017 |

When Johnny Crow first discovered music, he viewed it as a kind of therapy. “It was amazing how it made me feel,” the 16-year-old says. “It made that sadness go away.” So when Johnny’s 49-year-old father died of a heart attack in April despite Johnny’s attempts at CPR, the Michigan…
Newser

Ariana Makes Surprise Visit to Injured Fans

June 3, 2017 |

Pop star Ariana Grande stunned young fans when she popped into Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital to say hello on Friday, the Telegraph reports. The surprise visit, ahead of Grande’s benefit concert Sunday, cheered kids recovering from injuries from the May 22 suicide bombing at Manchester Arena. Social media pics show…
Newser

Mom Who Went to Class With Quadriplegic Son Gets Surprise

May 24, 2017 |

A mom who attended every class with her 29-year-old quadriplegic son with the goal of helping him earn an MBA degree got a big surprise at his weekend graduation ceremony: She was awarded her own honorary degree, KTLA reports. Judy O’Connor was called to the stage at Chapman University in…
Newser

Surprise! Senate Fails to Repeal Obama-Era Rule

May 11, 2017 |

Something unprecedented under President Trump’s watch happened Wednesday: The Senate failed to repeal an Obama-era rule. The Washington Post reports it was a surprise 49-51 defeat for a resolution that would have repealed a Bureau of Land Management rule curbing methane emissions, with Republicans John McCain, Lindsey Graham, and Susan…
Newser

‘Surprise Turn’ in Case of Doctors Murdered in Boston Penthouse

May 9, 2017 |

The investigation into the killings of two doctors in their luxury penthouse condominium took a surprise turn Monday when prosecutors corrected earlier accounts by authorities who said police shot a suspect after he opened fire on them inside the couple’s apartment. Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley held a news…
Newser