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Raw Dashcam Video Shows the Dramatic Seconds Before Trooper Fatally Shot Oklahoma Assistant Pastor

OKMULGEE, Okla. (TheBlaze/AP) — A man shot dead after being told to leave a flooded area had grabbed a trooper and shoved him to the ground, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Monday.<p>At a news conference, the agency showed a police video in which two men – the Fischer brothers – tramp through water …

7 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur | Inc.com

I'm not sure who originally shared the quote below, but it's one of the best summaries of business ownership I've ever come across:<p><i>"Entrepreneurship is crazy. One day you feel like you're on top of the world, and the next day you want to die."</i><p>These experiences are two sides of the same coin. …

Entrepreneurship

This Restaurant Made Special Plates for Smartphone Food Photos

If you can’t help but snap a smartphone photo before eating a meal, there’s a restaurant in Israel that has a new concept designed just for you. The …

Mobile Photography

He Was a Staunch Agnostic Who Laughed at Christianity. But When He Set Out to Disprove It, He Says the Evidence Forced Him to Make a Life-Changing Decision.

Famed author and evangelist Josh McDowell’s decades-long career in ministry has enabled him to reach scores of people across the globe, with the preacher’s personal story of evolving from staunch skeptic to charismatic leader offering a captivating lens into individual transformation.<p>McDowell, 75, …

Google's Mobile Update: Know All the Pros & Cons of Your Next Mobile Friendly Site

As you know, Google has announced that as of today, the algorithm will be expanding its use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal for mobile …

Photographer Files $1 Million Defamation Suit Against Couple After Album Cover Fracas

Remember the story of Andrea Polito, the photographer who was publicly accused by a couple of holding their wedding photos hostage until they paid an …

5 Self-Sabotaging Behaviors That Keep You Stuck In Career Pain

Back when I was in my corporate marketing career, the same negative things kept happening to me, wherever I’d go. Toxic bosses, backstabbing colleagues, lack-luster work, chronic illness and exhaustion, and the nagging feeling that I couldn’t use my talents and skills in ways I wanted, were just a …

10 Ridiculous Beliefs That Are Killing Your Success

<b>You have big dreams!</b><p>But there are too many obstacles in your path, aren’t there?<p>You aren’t as ‘<i>lucky</i>‘ as those who have made it big.<p><i>Do you really</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How To Design Websites That Mirror How Our Eyes Work

Site layout affects conversions, so it’s important to know the value of your on-screen real estate. Take <b>Freespee</b> as an example. After redesigning their site into the above version, subsequent A/B testing revealed that they could increase their phone conversation rate by 30 percent for the same ad …

The Book of Yeezus replaces every mention of God in The Bible with Kanye

“In the beginning Kanye created the heaven and the earth… And Kanye said, Let there be light: and there was light.”<p>So begins <i>The Book of Yeezus</i>, a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

National Parks Road Trip: Utah

Discover the Road to Mighty: Zion > Bryce Canyon > Capitol Reef > Arches > Canyonlands<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s "Mighty Five" national parks—Zion, Bryce …

This Guy Took a Selfie For Every Mile He Hiked — You Won't Believe How Much He Transformed in 2,660 Miles

You're about to be inspired to up your hiking game: this guy completely conquered a 2,660-mile hike, and he managed to document the entire experience by taking a selfie at <i>every single</i> mile marker. Creative director and brand strategist Andy Davidhazy hiked 2,660 miles along the Pacific Crest Trail …

Hiking

Photographer Trades Open Letters with the Band Garbage Over Free Photo Request

The photography and music worlds are at odds in a dispute between a music photographer and a popular band. Photographer Pat Pope was miffed by a …