Headlines For Thursday, October 18, 2018


October 18, 2018

6 am Headlines
China plans to launch artificial moon bright enough to replace city's streetlights by 2020


7 am Headlines
A new survey done in England found life costs an average of $525 more a month after you have kids.

Garth Brooks held a press conference yesterday to announce he'll be doing a multi-year stadium tour.  It's looking like 10 to 12 cities each year for three years.  There are no dates yet, but we do know two of the stops will be The Dome at America's Center in St. Louis, and State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. 


9 am Headlines

When YouTube went down on Tuesday night, it led to a big traffic spike for Pornhub.  Their traffic was about 21% higher than an average night an hour into the outage.

There's a company that's digitally scanning celebrities' faces, so they can be recreated in the future.  In other words, they can keep on working long after they're dead.

A single mother in England says she's, quote, "very scared" of Halloween because of her social anxiety.  So she posted an ad to hire someone to take her three kids trick-or-treating so they don't have to miss out.  And she's willing to pay $65-an-hour.