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Artist Spends 15 Months Constructing Ghostly Pirate Ship With Ordinary Found Materials

Tattooist Jason Stieva has been creating assemblage art for almost 20 years, extending his creativity beyond the flesh and into three-dimensional space. For the past nine years, he's been working on his <i>Gothic Times</i> series, which began when he acquired a portion of an old clockmakers estate. Mixing …

Art

German captain Reinhard Hardegen led a U-boat to North America

Reinhard Hardegen, a leading German submarine commander of the Second World War who brought U-boat warfare to the east coast of North America in the winter of 1942, died on June 9. He was 105.<p>His death, evidently in Bremen, Germany, was confirmed in the Bremen news media on Thursday by Christian …

Drum Beat

Indianapolis to add dirt track race to NASCAR weekend

Indianapolis Motor Speedway plans to build a quarter-mile dirt track inside Turn 3 to run a USAC race to kick off the NASCAR weekend, the track’s …

Motorsport

This Badass American Porsche Team Pulled Off A Heroic Rebuild To Make The 24 Hours Of Le Mans Start (UPDATED)

Racing the 24 Hours of Le Mans is such a monolithic effort that just getting to the starting grid is a challenge. That was especially true for Core …

Sports Cars

Ford GT Fans Have A Better Way To Watch Le Mans This Weekend

Ford GTs will be some of the coolest cars to watch that the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend, if only because they have roadgoing counterparts. …

Sports Cars

Are these the worst cities to live in? Study looks at quality of life across the U.S.

Where Americans live can have a considerable impact on their quality of life. In some U.S. cities, everyday comfort and happiness is much harder to attain than in others.<p>Quality of life is subjective, and difficult to measure. Still, there is a wide range of quantifiable factors that can impact …

Demographics

Engraved rock could unlock America’s oldest mystery

Scientists are planning to take a fresh look at an engraved rock purported to hold the key to the mysterious “lost colony” of Roanoke.<p>Described as …

Archaeology

Guy Martin to take on Jenson Button in 1983 Williams Formula 1 cars

Motorcycle racer turned television presenter Guy Martin is to race against Jenson Button in the first Williams Formula 1 car Ayrton Senna tested, for …

Motor Racing

This super clear video of a nearly perfect tornado is stunning

Mother nature is terrifyingly beautiful.<p>Storm chaser James Hammett caught footage of this tornado in Laramie, Wyoming. Driving along a highway, he …

Weather

Blurred Vision, Burning Eyes: This Is a Lasik Success?

Ever since he had Lasik surgery two years ago, Geobanni Ramirez sees everything in triplicate.<p>The surgery he hoped would improve his vision left the 33-year-old graphic artist struggling with extreme light sensitivity, double vision and visual distortions that create halos around bright objects and …

Medicine

A Sikh Soldier Became the First to Wear a Turban at Trooping the Colour

A Sikh Coldstream Guards soldier became the first to wear a turban during the Royal Horseguards ceremony Saturday – a move he said he hopes will be a …

Queen Elizabeth II

3 Ways to Benefit from a Roth IRA Under New Tax Law, Including a ‘Mega Backdoor Roth’

The tax benefits to Roth IRAs have always been enticing, but now they're even more attractive. Even if you think you make too much to take advantage, …

Retirement

GM vice president apologizes for wrecking pace car

There’s nothing more American than getting behind the wheel of a monster-horsepower ride and cutting loose. And thus there is nothing more …

Motorsport

World’s Longest Sniper Kill: The Enemy Killed Over 2 Miles Away

To understand the complexity of the shot, it’s best to start with a sniper maxim: sniping is weaponized math.

Complexity

Porsche to run retro Rothmans and 'Pink Pig' liveries at Le Mans

Porsche will run retro liveries on two of its GTE Pro class factory entries in this month's Le Mans 24 Hours in celebration of its sportscar racing …

Sports Cars

Meet Buff Cat, the super swole kitty winning the internet’s heart

Ladies and gentleman, meet the super muscular cat the internet can’t get enough of, known simply as Buff Cat.<p>everyday i think about this buff cat i …

Pets

People are struggling to find the hidden lollipop in this colorful ice cream puzzle — can you spot it?

Hungarian artist Gergely Dudás is a master of disguise, creating puzzles of hidden images that stump the internet.<p>In his works of art, he's challenged people to find a panda among snowmen, a card among gift bags, and a heart among elephants. He's also released a book of holiday brainteasers called …

Android Lollipop

Edmunds Says Long-Term Tesla Model 3 Has Tons Of Issues

Edmunds released its April update related to its long-term Tesla Model 3 and it’s far from positive.<p>As many of you are probably aware, <b>Edmunds</b> has a</b> …

Tesla Model 3

Photographer Captures Eagle and Fox Fighting Over Rabbit in Midair

Wildlife photographer Kevin Ebi was out shooting a few days ago when he witnessed and photographed a crazy sight: a bald eagle and red fox fighting …

Nature Photography

With Medal of Honor, SEAL Team 6 Rewards a Culture of War Crimes

On March 3, 2002, a small SEAL Team 6 reconnaissance team led by Slabinski landed atop Takur Ghar, a 10,000-foot peak above the Shah-i-Kot valley in …

Meech chasing first Laser European title • Live Sail Die

<b>Sam Meech will be looking to continue his impressive form from the past six months as he chases his first Laser European title in La Rochelle tonight</b> …

Lil Tay’s Videos Got Her Mom Fired From Her Real Estate Job

The nine-year-old Instagram star loves making fun of people who are poorer than her.<p><i>Update: Jim Lew, director of business development for Pacific Place Group, has now told media outlets Angela Tian resigned before she could be fired.</i><p>The mother of Lil Tay—a tiny, foul-mouthed kid with a penchant for …

BMW Owner May Have Accidentally Received a Formula 1 Racing Clutch in the Mail

The Amazon purchase delivered an ultra-rare F1 component that needless to say, won't fit the buyer's M3.<p>ZF<p>Jerry PerezView Jerry Perez's …

What Chevy Gains By Using a Pushrod Engine in the Corvette

Before you call a pushrod engine old-fashioned, know that there's inherent greatness in its design.<p>The Chevrolet Corvette is the last true sports car to use a pushrod V8, and you might not think that's a good thing. After all, overhead-cam engines have been the standard for decades at this point, …

How Israel's Mossad Used a Fake Diving Resort to Save a Lost Tribe of Ethiopian Jews

The Chris Evans film “Red Sea Diving Resort” tells how, in the era of famine, Israel’s Mossad staged a fake diving resort to save Ethiopian Jews<p>In …

US soldier found guilty of sabotaging Humvee parachutes

BERLIN (AP) — An American soldier has been found guilty of deliberately destroying U.S. Army property for cutting the parachute straps of three Humvees that were dropped in southern Germany during an airborne exercise.<p>In a statement, the U.S. Army said Wednesday that a court-martial found Sgt. John …

Military

BMW M1 Barn Find now restored and up for sale

The BMW M1 is one of the most mysterious cars to ever come from Germany. It’s also one of the most desirable, thanks to its rarity, its checkered …

Kraft Heinz CEO says stock will revive ‘if we can deliver’

Despite backing from Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, Kraft Heinz has fallen nearly 38% in the past year. But CEO Bernardo Hees is taking the long view regarding the future of the ketchup maker.<p>“We are here to build a business for the long run,” Hees told FOX Business’ Liz Claman during an …

As much as $600,000 in cash fell out of a truck on the highway — and police are asking people who took the money to return it or be charged with theft

Drivers on Interstate 70 in Indianapolis, Indiana, were unexpectedly showered with hundreds of thousands of dollars after the back of a Brinks armored truck blew open on the interstate.<p>Fox 8 reported that the truck's back security door swung open around 9 a.m. on Thursday. It's not clear how the …

DC Comics’ new streaming service now has a name and a landing page

The platform, DC Universe, will also feature a live-action Swamp Thing drama<p>Last year, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment announced they were launching a new digital streaming platform that would include both animated and live action series. Now, that service has a name — DC Universe — and an …