Maurice Drayton

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This guy covers 50,000 miles of travel into one of the most scenic drone videos ever

Christian Grewe combined 7 months of travel across 12 countries in this incredibly beautiful 4k aerial video. With his DJI Phantom 3, Grewe captured …

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Launches Harlem Charter School

Rapper and mogul's latest venture has been in works for five years<p>Diddy, hip-hop's top earner of 2015, is heading a new venture: The mogul is opening …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Oculus Rift review: Virtual reality gaming is finally ready for your living room

After years of development,<br>the virtual reality headset is finally here...<p>Oculus Rift review<p>Oculus Rift review<p>It’s about damn time.<p>The Oculus Rift has …

Three-year-old girl decapitated by man with cleaver in Taiwan

A three-year-old girl has been decapitated in an apparently random killing by a man with a cleaver in the capital of Taiwan, according to reports.<p>Local media say police arrested a man following Monday’s attack outside a metro station in Taipei.<p>According to the reports, the man, identified by his …

Crime

Sean Penn's meeting with El Chapo: How authorities were led to the Mexican drug cartel leader

Sean Penn’s bombshell <i>Rolling Stone</i> interview with Mexican drug cartel leader El Chapo was one of the “avenues of opportunity” that lead to the …

Senegal considers burqa ban to stop terrorists disguising in Islamic dress

Senegal is considering banning women from wearing the burqa, amid rising fears of Islamic extremism in the west African country.<p>The interior minister, Abdoulaye Daouda, said women would no longer be allowed to wear the Islamic dress, which leaves only the eyes exposed. Daouda said the decision was …

Africa

Ohio prepares to vote on marijuana legalization: which states will be next?

Ohio officials approved a bid last week to get recreational and medical marijuana legalization on the 3 November ballot. Thus far, Ohio is the only state where voters will consider pot legalization in the 2015 election. But that’s not because many states aren’t already eyeing their own marijuana …

Cannabis

Pablo Escobar’s Favorite Hitman Is on Facebook and Spilling Dirt

Popeye Vásquez admitted to killing about 300 people as a righthand man to Pablo Escobar. Now he’s out of prison, on Facebook and Univisión, and …

The 20 hottest startup hubs in the world

While Silicon Valley may stand undefeated as the most prominent name for tech entrepreneurs and startup visionaries, other regions all over the world are worthy competitors.<p>Compass, a San Francisco-based benchmarking software company, has published a 2015 Startup Ecosystem Ranking Report that …

Startups

Ted Cruz Defends His Dad's Comments About Sending Obama "Back To Kenya"

Cruz said a video shows his father, Rafael Cruz, reacting to something an audience member called out. A video from 2012 shows Rafael Cruz making the remarks unprompted.<p>Ted Cruz defended his father on Thursday from charges that his father had said President Obama should go back to Kenya — something …

Republicans

NBA Africa Game 2015: Score and Twitter Reaction from Team Africa vs. Team World

In the first-ever NBA game on the continent of Africa, Team World overcame a 20-point deficit to defeat Team Africa 101-97 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Saturday.<p>The Manute Bol Most Valuable Player award was shared by Team World captain Chris Paul, who scored 12 points, and Team …

Basketball