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A Sober Warning from the Earliest Christians

When I was a kid, my family once watched a movie that included vivid scenes of persecution against the earliest Christians. I remember lying awake at …

Faith

Dog Survives 6 Days in Atacama Desert After Jumping from Airplane

After falling from an airplane and roaming through the Atacama Desert for 6 days, “Gaspar the miracle dog” was recently rescued and reunited with his …

Chile

Rezvani Tank Military Edition is an armored fortress with available Hellcat power

Rezvani, the Southern Californian coachbuilder who first arrived on the scene with the Ariel Atom-based Beast, recently made news with a brand new …

Sports Cars

Three punctures and a 136kmh max speed: Romain Bardet uploads his ride on the Tour’s cobble stage to Strava

<b>Ok, so the top speed may not have been all his own work</b><p>All of the riders who finished stage nine of the Tour de France will have been glad just to …

Cycling

The Capture of Jerusalem, 1099 CE

The capture of Jerusalem from Muslim control was the primary goal of the First Crusade (1095-1102 CE), a combined military campaign organised by …

Ancient History

The military is building a space plane. Now it looks to have an engine up to the task

A decade after the U.S. Air Force commissioned the next generation of GPS satellites, the first of these spacecraft is finally set to launch into orbit later this year.<p>As with other national security missions, a roughly 200-foot-tall rocket will blast the massive satellite to space, fulfilling a …

Aviation

Watch USS Recine Get Pummeled To Death During RIMPAC 2018 Sinking Exercise

RIMPAC executes its first land-based anti-ship missile barrage in a big way.<p>Youtube Screencap<p>Tyler RogowayView Tyler Rogoway's …

Military

Here's What Being "Grounded" Really Means (and 5 Yoga Poses to Get You There)

If you’ve ever taken a yoga class, you’re probably familiar with the word "grounding." You’ve probably heard it before, but what exactly does it …

Yoga

WATCH: Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Israel Then Admits She Has No Idea What She's Talking About

New York socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacked Israel in a recent interview on PBS's "Firing Line," calling them the occupiers of Palestine and …

Israel

Why Hitler built Prora - a giant, almost 3-mile-long building

In 1936, Hitler ordered the construction of Prora on a German island. The reasons for its existence are rooted in Nazi mysticism.<br>Read More

World History

Mass protests sweep Iraq, target pro-Iran militias and parties

Baghdad shuts Internet, sends US-trained elite counter-terror units to quell economic unrest.<p>><br>• ><p>Protesters gather near the main provincial government …

Middle East

Juicy Peach Crisp Recipe

"This recipe takes the simplicity of fresh peaches and turns them into a scrumptious dessert!"<p>Ingredients<p>6 fresh peaches - peeled, pitted, and …

Baking

Keeping Cops’ Hands Out of Your Pockets

The U.S. Supreme Court recently agreed to rule on a case that have a major impact on civil liberties and whether civil asset forfeiture can continue …

U.S. Supreme Court

Arizona man impersonating officer arrested after attempting to pull over troopers

A 44-year-old Mesa man was arrested on suspicion of impersonating a police officer after he attempted to pull over Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers on Wednesday, the agency said.<p>Matthew Allen Disbro is accused of equipping his black Dodge Charger with police-style emergency lighting and …

departmentofpublic

Tudor shipwreck discovered by local group on Kent beach

A Tudor shipwreck, discovered by members of a local history group surveying Tankerton beach, near Whitstable, in Kent for second world war pillboxes, has been given official protection by the government as the only wreck of its kind in south-east England.<p>Another ship believed to date from the 19th …

Archaeology

Top Shots from the Tour de France: Pictures

Edgelands, episode three: Kaliningrad

Over the last three months, adventurer Ash Bhardwaj has been travelling Russia's long-contested European border, from the Arctic Circle to Ukraine. In this third episode of <b>Edgelands</b>, he visits Kaliningrad - the enclave that has been cut off from Russia.<p>Listen to the third episode of Edgelands using …

Russia

Raytheon's StormBreaker bomb enters operational testing phase

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Missile maker Raytheon Co said its StormBreaker bomb had entered operational testing phase, bringing it a step closer to providing U.S. Air Force pilots with the capability to strike moving targets in adverse weather.<p>StormBreaker, formerly called the Small Diameter …

Military

This Trainer's 1-Kettlebell Workout Is Guaranteed to Firm Up Your Butt

Don't be shy. You want a bigger, firmer butt — and that's OK. If you're a beginner and you don't know where to start, Venus Lau, certified trainer and fitness model, has just the workout for you.<p>All you'll need is one kettlebell for this workout, and you can do it anywhere because it doesn't …

Workouts

Richie Porte: another year, another mishap for cycling’s unluckiest man | Kieran Pender

In 2014, it was pneumonia. In 2016, it was an untimely puncture. In 2017, it was a horror crash at 70kph on a steep descent. On Sunday, Richie Porte’s latest attempt at the Tour de France yellow jersey was prematurely ended by an innocuous pile-up early on stage nine which left the Tasmanian …

Road Cycling

Generation Taliban — 10 Amazing Facts About Afghanistan’s Tireless Insurgent Army

Aging Taliban fighters turn over their weapons as part of a 2012 amnesty program. Despite the West’s 17-year war to rid Afghanistan of the Islamic …

Afghanistan

The Exact Kettlebell and Bodyweight Workout That Left My Abs Sore For Days

Anyone who knows me or follows me on Instagram knows I'm a fiend for kettlebells. I love the versatility of this fitness tool, and I especially love that you can mix it up with other kinds of workouts for a comprehensive sweat session.<p>I recently had the chance to work out with Francheska Martinez, …

Workouts

Shamed by #MeToo allegations, Canadian poet sues his accusers, and media who reported story

A poet and editor who lost his job at a prominent publishing house after being the subject of anonymous accusations of sexual misconduct has filed a …

Me Too movement

Nazis Attack US Battleships: Operation Neptune - US Navy D-Day Omaha Invasion - Warrior Maven

D Day

Why going cashless is discriminatory – and what's being done to stop it

By denying patrons the ability to use cash as a form of payment, businesses are effectively telling lower-income and young patrons that they are not welcome David Grasso<p>Mobile payments. Credit cards. Digital currencies. Going cashless seems to be a worldwide trend. In Belgium, it is illegal to buy …

discriminatory

Archaeologists in Egypt discover mummification workshop

Archaeologists in Egypt stumbled upon a new discovery dating back to more than 2,500 years ago near Egypt's famed pyramids at an ancient necropolis …

Archaeology

Workers claim injuries all over their bodies for big payouts — but continue their active lives

After nearly two decades on the force, former LAPD Officer Jonathan Hall ended his career the way many veteran officers do these days, claiming job-related injuries across most of his body.<p>With the help of a boutique Van Nuys law firm that specializes in workers’ compensation cases for cops and …

Corruption

Panzer Tactics Training Guide

This is a translation of a German training circular issued by the German Armored Force containing 30 basic lessons of armored combat on the platoon …

Military

Cygnus Spacecraft Leaves the Space Station After Giving It an Orbital Boost

A Cygnus cargo spacecraft left the International Space Station (ISS) today (July 15), nearly two months after it arrived with supplies and science …

Space Exploration

Video shows moment car ploughs into group of cyclists

Shocking footage has emerged of a group of cyclists being knocked down by a passing car.<p>The moment that riders were catapulted off their bikes and …

Cycling