Mike Hatzer

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Porn star Nikki Benz to run against Rob Ford in Toronto mayoral elections

Canadian porn star Nikki Benz has formally announced her plans to run against scandal-ridden Toronto mayor Rob Ford in the October mayoral …

North Korea insults Obama with racist barbs, South Korea's Park with sexist ones

Vitriolic insults hurled by North Korea's state-run media are so frequent that they're usually not news.<p>But recent KCNA articles use such racially-charged rhetoric that they have drawn criticism from the White House's National Security Council, which called them "particularly ugly and …

This Is Big: Scientists Just Found Earth's First Cousin

Meet Kepler-186f, the closest thing to our planet ever discovered—and maybe our best shot at locating life elsewhere in the universe.<p>Right now, 500 light years away from Earth, there's a planet that looks a lot like our own. It is bathed in dim orangeish light, which at high noon is only as bright …

Watch Mario wreck someone's home in this fan-animated short

Bored and snowbound in Buffalo, N.Y., animator John Huffnagle came up with an idea to blow off some steam: Have Mario destroy his parents' house.<p>Huffnagle, 26, created this film, "Mario is Destroying My House," which imagines what would happen if the console is turned off but Mario keeps playing. …

This company will buy your used video games, no matter what you think they're worth

If you've tried to unload your used game collection at retailers like GameStop or Wal-Mart, you know that those retailers will pay almost nothing, if anything, for certain games. But the same is not true for new company Decluttr, which will buy any CD, DVD, or video game from anyone.<p><i>Fast Company</i> …

Gaming

Iran Is Building a Fake U.S. Aircraft Carrier

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In an Iranian shipyard on the Persian Gulf, a non-working mock-up of an American aircraft carrier is …

The Pentagon Isn’t Ready for a New Cold War

The U.S. military spent decades pivoting away from its Cold War stance. Now the Pentagon is less prepared than it has been in generations for a …

The New TIME Depicts Putin As Angry Land, And The Economist Placed Putin Shirtless On A Tank

Amid Moscow's invasion in Crimea and increasingly hostile rhetoric from Putin himself, the premier weekly magazines in the West have some vivid new covers.<p>Here's TIME:<p>The new cover of the Economist has Russian President Vladimir Putin, shirtless, riding on a tank into "the new world order."<p>This …

Russia

President Obama picks Spartans

President Barack Obama, the nation's first basketball fan, again took marker to bracket with ESPN at the White House and selected Michigan State to …

College Sports

Disney In Talks To Buy One Of The Largest YouTube Content Producers For $500 Million

Maker Studios creates content aimed mostly at millennials.<p>Re/code reports Maker receives 5.5 billion views per month on its channels.<p>Maker is home to one of YouTube's biggest stars, "PewDiePie," a 24-year-old Swedish videogame commenter, Felix Arvid Ulf Kjelberg.<p>All together, Kjelberg has received …

Advertising

Politicians don't understand the economics of video games, tax expert says

Simply stated, many legislators on Capitol Hill do not understand the economics of video games and how important the gaming industry can be to the economy. That's the opinion of Dean Zerbe, former adviser to the Senate Finance Committee, who spoke with GameSpot about the controversial tax reform …

Victorian Era

Read the Pentagon’s $59 Billion ‘Black Budget’

The U.S. military has billions of dollars’ worth of secret projects it doesn’t want you to know about. Too bad—here they are.<p>President Obama proposed …

Why Frank Underwood hates children

The “House of Cards” veep “despises” kids — and his attitude says a lot about America’s<p>When Peter Russo’s young son bumps into Majority Whip Frank Underwood, causing the statesman to spill his coffee, Frank lets his usually impenetrable mask drop. Until then, we’ve watched Underwood orchestrate his …

Comrade Putin explains it all

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**<p><b>Buzz Cut:<br>• Comrade Putin explains it all<br>• Baier Tracks: Ukraine casts shadows on Hillary<br>• ObamaCare victim returns fire in new ad<br>• Primary season begins with Texas vote<br>• Let the good times roll… on to the scale</b><p><b>COMRADE PUTIN EXPLAINS IT</b> …

The Highest-Paid Retired Athletes

Sports Illustrated published a startling expose five years ago on the financial health of retired athletes. The magazine found that 78% of former NFL players were in financial distress within two years of retirement. NBA players, who have the highest average annual salary in sports at $5 million, …

Could there be a third world war?

World Affairs editor John Simpson visits the World War 1 battlefields and asks if there could be another world war.<p>Friction between China and Japan is growing, with the US this time on the side of Tokyo, while the importance of the Middle East is diminishing.<p>Our correspondent also warns that war …

War

Iran says warships to approach US borders

An Iranian naval officer has said a number of warships had been ordered to approach US maritime borders as a response to the stationing of US vessels in the Gulf, the semi-official Fars news agency reported.<p>"Iran's military fleet is approaching the United States' maritime borders, and this move has …

House Republicans Get Debt Ceiling Giggles

How to raise the debt ceiling became a source of black humor for House Republicans Thursday, with proposals floated by leadership rising and falling …

Chinese passengers start riot in airport over delayed flights

As millions of Chinese attempt to return home after New Year celebrations, irate travellers are seen smashing computers and chairs at one airport<p>A “riot” broke out at a major Chinese airport on Thursday night after more than 2,000 passengers were left stranded because of heavy snow.<p>Furious, …

On Grammy night, no one in the music industry knows what works

Beyoncé is the only pop star who\’s broken free of the old model — can the Katy Perrys of the world figure it out?<p>The Grammys tonight will feature performances by two musicians who had radically different 2013s. Beyoncé spent the year on a lengthy tour with anticipation mounting for an album she …

Watch Nancy Grace Debate Herself Over Marijuana

Most everything about this YouTube edit by Reddit user risbia is taken out of context. Enjoy!

Amsterdam community project pays alcoholics with beer to clean streets

A group of alcoholics has been hired to clean the streets of Amsterdam.<p>In return for a day’s work, they’re paid 10 euros, one hot meal, half a packet of cigarettes and five cans of beer.<p>Many of the men have lost careers and marriages to alcohol addiction and are happy to find some companionship and …

Pol wants 'affluenza' defense ban

A California lawmaker is proposing a law in his state that would ban the controversial “affluenza” defense that spared a Texas teenager jail time in a fatal drunk-driving crash.<p>Los Angeles-area state Assemblyman Mike Gatto introduced a bill this week that would prohibit factoring in a person’s …