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TikToks barred at this popular Barcelona subway station — here's why

A viral trend encouraged tourists to place their phones on the escalator steps to record the view as visitors emerged above ground with the Sagrada Familia in the background.

Walmart customer shares ridiculous custom cake fail: 'My mouth dropped'

Does this take the cake for dessert fails?

I'm an ex-Mormon — here's why members of my former church look alike

Alyssa Grenfell pointed out that Ryan Gosling, 43, was born Mormon, noting in her video caption that "he has Mormon face."

Meet Leah Halton, the influencer who could break the most-liked TikTok video record

An Australian model is on track to break the record for most liked TikTok video of all time.

Mom issues warning about viral 'chroming' challenge after daughter almost dies

Her 12-year-old daughter Tiegan was caught inhaling toxic chemicals to slow down the nervous system resulting in short-term highs like a discount drug.

Gen Z may be secretly dissing you: Here's what slang like 'NPC' and 'sidequest' mean, according to a Harvard expert

The slang savvy generation has adapted lingo only found in videogames into their ever-expanding lexicon.

TikTok Notes app is 'coming soon' to rival Instagram with photo, text posts

Photos are in again — and TikTok is taking note.

Board game makes historic change with 'less competitive,' 'inclusive' version to appeal to Gen Z

For the first time in 75 years, Mattel is making a major change to the iconic board game Scrabble. “We want to ensure the game continues to be inclusive for...

How to take a picture of the solar eclipse with your phone

It'll be gone in a flash — complete darkness for Monday's solar eclipse will last up to 4 minutes and 28 seconds depending on where you are in the path...

How to prepare your pets for solar eclipse 2024

Don't force your dog to experience the eclipse -- they probably don't care.

Solar eclipse 2024: Watch out for these animals' 'strange behaviors'

There could be a turtle eclipse of the heart.

12-year-old boy turns into 'human fireball' in TikTok challenge gone awry: 'My baby is scarred for life'

"I still wonder what I could have done to avoid Corey getting hurt that night," his mother said.

These celebrity portraits are 'like the Mona Lisa' — but with wacky emojis

Her inspiration comes from whatever — or whoever — is in the cultural zeitgeist.

The 'insane' sleeping hack that 'works wonders': 'Best sleep of my life'

Forget eye masks — TikTokers are swaddling themselves in crewneck cocoons to get some shut-eye.

How to get free solar eclipse glasses in NYC?

The last total eclipse to hit the US for the next 20 years occurs Monday, April 8 and hits New York between 3:15 and 3:30 p.m.

The TikTok video that freezes scrolling explained — and how to fix it

Users on TikTok are raising concerns due to a new viral video that appears to freeze their feeds after viewing it and "has broken TikTok." "You literally cannot scroll past...

Gen Z prefers first dates are digital instead of meeting people IRL: 'It's efficient'

Generation Z is saving bucks by reverting to a pandemic-era romance trend: dating people virtually.

Van-lifers reveal the most difficult challenges of roving lifestyle: 'Everything is 10 times harder'

"I spent only a few months living vanlife and had a nervous breakdown," one person penned.