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Union members walk out of Tesla's Gigafactory over dispute

Some 100 workers at Tesla’s Gigafactory walked out in protest recently after learning that a contractor on the site is using workers from outside the …

Tesla

José Mourinho and Louis van Gaal could work at Manchester United together

A similar handover worked for Van Gaal at Barcelona, so it is a shame the English game does not operate in that way when the Dutchman is doing a good job bringing through youngsters at Old Trafford<p>There’s a good bit in Bobby Robson’s autobiography where he describes with brilliantly magnanimous …

Soccer

Aston Martin DB11 arrives with 600 horsepower, stunning design

The Aston Martin DB11 packs a 5.2-liter, twin-turbo V12 in a brand-new chassis, all wrapped in a gorgeous design. James Bond, meet your next car. The drapes have been removed from the new DB11, billed by Andy Palmer, Aston Martin's chief executive, as "not only the most important car that Aston …

This Photographer Makes Thousands Taking Professional Dick Pics

When someone introduces themselves as a “professional dick photographer,” it’s easy to become immediately suspicious of his or her intentions; …

Five Winter Getaways We Love Near San Francisco

Escape is just a short drive away.<p>Winter in the San Francisco Bay Area means many things. To the north, it means a romantic crowd-free weekend in …

Manchester United's Narrow FA Cup Win Offers Little Hope of Future Improvement

Link to Media<p>OLD TRAFFORD, Manchester — Memphis Depay's arrival into Manchester United's third-round FA Cup win over Sheffield United changed the game.<p>Louis van Gaal may be able to take some credit for bringing his compatriot on to make an impact, but United's manager oversaw yet another drab, …

Soccer

DONALD TRUMP: Here's how I'd handle that 'madman' in North Korea

Real-estate tycoon Donald Trump said Wednesday that the US should pressure China into getting North Korea under control.<p>"It's something I've been talking about for a long time. You have this madman over there who probably would use it," Trump said during an interview on "Fox & Friends."<p>"And nobody …

'El Chapo' Guzmán sent a team of engineers to Germany to devise his elaborate escape tunnel

Ahead of Guzmán's recapture, the pair met in an unnamed Mexican jungle nearly three months after the Sinaloa cartel boss slipped through a hole in his cell's shower floor and down a mile-long custom-engineered tunnel system.<p>Once again proving he deserved the title of "master of tunnels," Guzmán's …

The 6 most dangerous trips in the world

Some of us prefer vacations spent lying on the beach.<p>But others don't consider travel a treat unless adventure is involved. For this latter group, we've come up with plenty of lists of destinations and activities that will get your heart racing.<p>But we haven't yet covered ones that will make your …

10 signs you shouldn't take the job

1. Everyone is new, but the business is not<p>High staff turnover is always a red flag--why does the company have such a hard time keeping good people?<p>2. Interviewer complains about their current staff<p>If your boss-to-be badmouths his or her employees to someone who hasn't even joined the company yet, …

Steven Gerrard hints at coaching role at Liverpool after retirement

Steven Gerrard is planning a move into coaching when he ends his playing career, most likely later this year, and has hinted at a future with Liverpool.<p>Gerrard left Anfield in the summer, moving to Major League Soccer and the LA Galaxy, but has been back on Merseyside during the MLS close season …

Soccer

Everything you need to know about the new street drug 'flakka' — its insane side effects aren't even the worst part

Many reports are saying this new designer drug is sweeping the state of Florida: Broward Health Medical Center — Florida's public hospital system and one of the largest in the nation — now sees an estimated 25 to 30 flakka patients a day, NBC News reports.<p>The mind-altering substance has been …

Fort Lauderdale

Are You Surprised by Whom Star Wars Fans Have Voted as Their Favorite New Character?

Something important has awakened in the Star Wars fandom.<p>Rotten Tomatoes is currently running a poll letting fans pick their favorite new addition to the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. The results are a little surprising. You might think BB-8, the adorable and highly merchandisable droid would win this one …

Star Wars

The Salad Days Are Over: Google's Transformation from Purveyor of Good to Bottom-Line Brute

When Google launched just over 17 years ago, its founders set out to establish a company that would shrug off corporate norms. "Don't be evil," the company's mantra, bespoke a post "business-as-usual" vision, a not-so-distant future built on goodwill, not dollars and cents. But economics is …

Best of 2015: Top 50 Photographs from Around the World

With 2015 drawing to a close, it's time to take a look back at some of our best content from the past year, including an amazing amount of truly stunning photography. Last year, we brought you a list of 37 incredible photos from 2014; this year, we're upping our game with a collection of 50 …

Christians face elimination by Isis in Middle East, says archbishop

In Christmas sermon, Justin Welby calls Islamic State a ‘Herod of today’ destroying Christianity in its birthplace<p>An Islamic State “apocalypse” has left Christianity facing elimination in the very region where the faith was born two millennia ago, according to the archbishop of Canterbury.<p>Justin …

Christianity

The Somali government has banned Christmas celebrations because it has 'nothing to do with Islam'

"We warn against celebration of Christmas, which is only for Christians," Sheikh Mohamed Kheyrow, director of Somalia's ministry of religion, said on state radio. "This is a matter of faith. The Christmas holiday and its drum beatings have nothing to with Islam."<p>He said the ministry has sent …

Dead whale closes popular South African beach amid shark concerns

Strand Beach near Cape Town has been shut as experts fear the corpse of the 14 metre whale may attract sharks<p>A South African beach popular with Christmas holidaymakers has been closed until the carcass of a beached whale is removed amid concerns its blood may attract sharks, the City of Cape Town …

Cape Town

Hezbollah: Lebanese militant leader killed in Israeli raid in Syria

Israel welcomed Qantar's death, saying he had been preparing attacks on it from Syrian soil, but stopped short of confirming responsibility for the strike that killed him.<p>A former national security adviser to Israel said he doubted the strike would escalate hostilities between Israel and …

Charming Illustrations Reimagine the "True" Meanings of Words and Idioms

Graphic designer Sam Omo (aka DOWNSIGN) explores the meanings of words in his ongoing series of playful illustrations. Using a combination of idioms, phrases, and compound words, Omo depicts both literal and creative interpretations. Each vector image features a cartoon-style character who …

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