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Are Triathletes Really Dying of Heart Attacks?

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.<p>The cause of Ackerman’s death looked like a heart attack. Though he had been medically cleared to …

Samsung Galaxy A3 & A5, Samsung Troubles, How Secure is Lollipop?

6 Kid Nightmares and Their Adult Equivalents

Nik Wallenda, Tightrope Daredevil, Breaks 2 World Records In Walk Between Chicago Skyscrapers

Daredevil Nik Wallenda completed two record-breaking tightrope walks on live television on Sunday night.<p>Wallenda, a seventh-generation performer, first walked across the Chicago River on a rope strung between the Marina City west tower and the Leo Burnett Building in Chicago. Starting at a height …

Sex and the single evangelical: Purity balls, odd daddy roles, and saving it for Jesus Christ

Welcome to the big business of Christian purity: Books, dances and pledges keep young women chaste and repressed<p>In May 2008, at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado, a group of conservative evangelicals gathered for a gala event to honor their unmarried daughters. The hosts, Randy and …

Alt-J - Hunger Of The Pine [Live at The KROQ Red Bull Sound Space]

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

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. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

How I quit my job to travel: The financial writer

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.<p>In 2004, when I was at one of the lowest points of my life, I decided to go to India.<p>I'd never visited India; I’d never even been on a long-term …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.


First Listen: Hookworms, 'The Hum'

The Hum<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Music that spins itself around in circles is likely to end up right where it started. This notion is both the driving principle and the curse behind the motorik beat, the precise refinement in rhythm production made …

ISIS targets Sunni tribe in Iraq

They were taken from their homes, some pulled from their beds, in the middle of the night.<p>They were fathers, brothers and sons, members of the U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe -- the Sunni clan considered among the last holdouts against ISIS in Iraq's western desert.<p>About 50 members of the tribe were …

Complaints in Colombia over Prince Charles plaque

<b>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.</b><p>Admiral Edward Vernon was defeated after two months of confrontation.<p>Local journalists and writers said the …

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Annabelle - Makeup Tutorial by Hannah Leigh [HD]

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Samsung acquires US SSD software company Proximal Data

Samsung Electronics has acquired US-based SSD caching software maker Proximal Data, reports ZDNet Korea's Cho Mu-hyun.<p>Proximal Data is joining …