A few days ago, Saturday, October 25, Roger Ackerman, a 68-year-old triathlete from Georgia, died during the swim portion of the BeachToBattleship Half Iron triathlon in Wilmington, North Carolina. The
Daredevil Nik Wallenda completed two record-breaking tightrope walks on live television on Sunday night. Wallenda, a seventh-generation performer, first walked across the Chicago River on a rope strung
Father-daughter purity balls are an extreme ritualized expression of themes that arise in evangelical purity literature. The gowns, tuxedos, saving sex flowers, tiaras, music, decorations, food, dancing,
It’s that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs.
Mired in depression after the loss of both her parents, a corporate writer suddenly quit her job and went to India. What she found there changed her life. In 2004, when I was at one of the lowest points
Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights. Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.
The Hum Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released. Music that spins itself around in circles is likely to end up right where it started. This notion is both the driving
They were taken from their homes, some pulled from their beds, in the middle of the night. They were fathers, brothers and sons, members of the U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe -- the Sunni clan considered
A plaque unveiled by the Prince of Wales in the Colombian coastal city of Cartagena has drawn complaints over its reference to a siege on the city by a British admiral and his troops in 1741. Admiral Vernon