FaceApp pressured to take down race-changing effect
FaceApp has taken down their hot-button new feature that allowed users to see themselves as a different race. Wireless Lab, the Russian techie behind the popular app, received criticism of “blackface,” after a controversial photo of Donald Trump circulated online.
Shocked vacationers come face to face with boat full of migrants on beach
A boat full of migrants came ashore on a beach in Spain, which was full of sunbathers and vacationers at the time. It’s not known where the boat originated, but many migrants from North Africa and the Middle East have been making their way to Spain.
Car nearly obliterated by a train after plowing through barrier
A near miss between a car and a speeding train was caught by CCTV cameras in Poland. The driver can be seen crashing through a closed train gate, and barely makes it across the tracks before the speeding train passes by.
Whale gets up close and personal with swimmers
A juvenile gray whale was spotted extremely close to shore in Laguna Beach, California, before authorities were able to direct the beast out to sea. “It was right in the kids’ swim area,” said 12-year-old whale watcher Nathan Good. “It was awesome. It was a baby, and it was cute.”
Mystery bugs look like dancing blueberries
A group of six unidentified bugs were filmed walking in formation on the side of a house in Houston, Texas. The adorable performance caused…