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Watch 180 supercars speed off in epic video

Well, lots of them were supercars. It's a hell of a collection, with nothing but engine sounds and visuals.<p>I was too busy enjoying the luxury of comparing the way nearly 200 different cars sound filmed with the same camera from the same spot to actually verify 19Bozzy92's list of cars he filmed …

When Playoff Beards Make Hockey Players Look Like Historical Figures

Because during the playoffs Henrik Lundqvist has a beard just like Fidel Castro.<p>Every April, the NHL playoffs start. And every April hockey players start growing their "playoff beards," the rough, tough, scruff they swear not to shave until they've won the Stanley Cup or been knocked out by a …

'Are you up for it Mr. Farage?' Polish prince lays down gauntlet to UKIP's Nigel Farage

<b>London (CNN) —</b> A Polish Prince has challenged populist British politician Nigel Farage to a duel in London's Hyde Park over his immigration policy.<p>Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), complains that Britain's membership of the European Union means it is powerless to stop a flow …

San Bernardino sheriff promises probe of man's beating by deputies

Several San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies are seen in a video shot Thursday repeatedly kicking and punching a suspect at the end of a horseback pursuit, a scene the county's sheriff described as "disturbing."<p>A KNBC-TV Channel 4 helicopter captured the last of the chase. The footage appears …

Obama urged to recognize Armenian genocide as 100th anniversary nears

It's become a frustrating rite for Armenian Americans. Every year, in the days leading up to the April 24 anniversary, advocates have lobbied President Obama to use the word "genocide" to describe the killing of more than 1 million Armenians at the hands of Ottoman Turks in the political upheaval …

Car goes into Port of Los Angeles water

<b>(CNN) —</b> A firefighter is being called a "hero" for trying to rescue two boys trapped inside a car that plunged into the Port of Los Angeles.<p>Police don't know why the car veered off Berth 73 at the Port of Los Angeles on Thursday, but when emergency crews arrived, two adults were swimming on the …

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Handshake sets stage for historic Obama-Castro meeting

PANAMA CITY (AP) — With a cordial evening handshake, President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro moved Friday toward a groundbreaking …

9 Strange Sounds No One Can Explain

Everyone has a favorite Wikipedia rabbit hole. Mine is “List of Unexplained Sounds.” I can’t remember how I first made my way to the page, but its …

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Brain knows how to stop thinking, start learning

Anyone who's ever learned music probably remembers reaching a point when they just played without "thinking" about the notes.<p>It turns out that a little bit of disconnect goes a long way in learning motor tasks, according to a study published online Monday in the journal Nature Neuroscience.<p>The …

GT3 Cars Allowed Back on the Nurburgring Nordschleife After Fatal Crash

German motorsport regulators have lifted a ban on GT3 cars along the Nürburgring Nordschleife almost two weeks after a Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 Crash at Ring, One Spectator Dead” target=”_blank”>crash killed one spectator.<p>This week, Germany’s DMSB met with professional and amateur drivers to come up …