Category: Scott Fox

Puerto Rico May Be Without Power For Months – Maria Now Heading For The Dominican Republic

Puerto Ricans say they will rebuild. Hurricane Maria leveled the island yesterday as a category 4 storm with winds of 240 km/h. The full extent of the damage still isn’t known but government officials say it could take months to

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Canadian Couple Is Selling Sponsorships To Fund Their Wedding After Groom Loses His Job

A couple from Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan have recruited several corporate sponsors to help cover the cost of their dream wedding.  Jason Mielke and his bride-to-be Rebecca Hansen sought out financial help from various companies to fund their November wedding after Mielke lost his

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Police Looking For A Female Jogger Who Has Has Been Pooping On One Particular Lawn

The hunt is on for a female jogger dubbed the “mad pooper” who has been busted defecating on a Colorado family’s lawn for almost two months.  Police in Colorado Springs are now investigating after the family first spotted the woman

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Hurricane Maria Is Hitting Puerto Rico This Morning With 250 km Winds

Forecasters expect Hurricane Maria to make landfall this morning along Puerto Rico’s southeast coast as a Category 4 storm, punishing the island with life-threatening winds for 12-to-24 hours.  “As of 2:30 a.m. we count 10,059 refugees and 189 pets (in shelters),”

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Major Earthquake In Mexico

It’s absolute devastation in Mexico. A magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit the central part of the country yesterday, killing at least 248 people as buildings collapsed.  The hardest hit area was the densely populated Mexico City although the epicenter of the

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Apple Has Released iOS11 – Here Are The Features Of The New Update

Apple has released the new iOS 11 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod.  Here are the highlights from the update: 

Posted in News, Scott Fox

The Wet Summer We Just Had Means Fall Ontario Apples Will Be Some Of The Best Ever

It’s almost Fall and that means it’s apple picking season in southern Ontario. Ontario’s apple crop volume is expected to be about 20% lower this year compared to last because of the 2016 drought. However, the apples we do get

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Need A Vacation But Nervous About Going To The Caribbean? Read This List Of US Travel Destinations

If you’re ready for a vacation but all of these hurricanes have you nervous about hitting the Caribbean, this might be good information for you.  WalletHub looked at 150 of the most populated cities in the US to try and find

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Hurricane Jose Will Start Impacting Canada Today – Maria Is Heading For Puerto Rico

Warnings and watches lit up across the Caribbean yesterday as Hurricane Maria gained strength and roared toward many of the same islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma.  Maria grew to a Category 5 yesterday with maximum sustained winds of 160 mph

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Toys R Us Has Filed For Bankruptcy Protection

Last night Toys ‘R’ Us filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US and will do the same in Canada under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act.  In a statement, the company said it intends to use bankruptcy proceedings “to restructure

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Canadian Government Powerless To Stop US Customs From Searching Your Cell Phone Or Laptop

Canada’s privacy czar says Canadians should start thinking about leaving their cell phones, computers or other electronic devices at home, if they aren’t comfortable with having US Customs and Border Protection officers inspect their contents. Privacy commissioner Daniel Therrien told

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Could You Eat This Whole Foot-Long, Two-Pound Taco?

National Taco Day is coming up on October 4th so a Mexican restaurant called Margaritas has created the ‘Taco Gigante’.  The restaurant is promoting a contest that involves customers attempting to take down a massive 12-inch-long, two-pound taco that’ll only

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Firefighters Had To Free A Man Who Stuck His Junk In A Gym Weight Plate

Firefighters in Germany have posted a warning to others after they were called to a hospital to free a man who had trapped his genitals in the hole of a gym weight plate.  Once the guy had suffered the embarrassment

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Hurricane Maria Is Now In The Caribbean – Expected To Become A Category 4

Here we go again. As New York and Massachusetts prepare to take a side-swipe from Hurricane Jose late this week or early next week, forecasters are now warning about Hurricane Maria. It is expected to strengthen rapidly. It could landfall

Posted in News, Scott Fox

[Video] Winners And Highlights From The 2017 Emmy Awards

The 69th prime time Emmy Awards were handed out last night. A full list of winners is posted below. The drama ‘This Is Us’ may have won the hearts of viewers but it didn’t win an Emmy for best drama. That

Posted in Scott Fox, Trending Now