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The Navy Wants A Round That Travels At Mach Five

All of the battle on a lot less ship<p>Wither the Battleship! Once-dominant sea-going giants, the famed and feared titans of naval warfare found themselves outclassed, outmatched, and outranged by aircraft carriers in World War II, and they are now mostly a distant memory. Despite the battleship's …

My Dad Stole My Identity and Left Me in $100,000 of Debt

In this essay, After Perfect author Christina McDowell opens up about her Wolf of Wall Street life.<p>When I was 18 years old and a freshman in college, the FBI came to my home and arrested my father on fraud charges. Shortly after he was sentenced and surrendered to prison, I discovered he had left …

I told men to shave their beards and these are the harassing emails I got

<i>(Warning: This post contains explicit language.)</i><p>A while back, I wrote about beards. Specifically, I declared the trend of increasingly gruff beards was <i>over</i>.<p>For some reason, this article enjoyed some increased popularity in the last couple of days, thanks to a couple of Facebook posts<p>As a result, I …

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Sketchy rumor has Samsung releasing Galaxy S6 Plus, a larger-screened S6 Edge

According to Italian <i>HDBlog</i> via <i></i><i>SamMobile</i>, Samsung is planning on launching what is essentially a larger Galaxy S6 Edge and will call it the Galaxy S6 Plus. The device is apparently codenamed Project Zero 2. The South Korean electronics giant is expected to release the new phone in the coming weeks …

One port to rule them all: Thunderbolt 3 and USB Type-C join forces

USB Type-C becomes truly universal as Intel aligns the latest Thunderbolt standard with USB's new reversible port.<p>TAIPEI -- At Intel's keynote address for Computex 2015 here, Kirk Skaugen, the chip maker's senior vice president and general manager of the Client Computing Group, announced that …

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Goldfish Owner Invents A Cork "Wheelchair" To Help The Sick Fish Swim Properly

Redditor leability uploaded an unusual picture of a goldfish tied to a cork on May 28th, leaving many fascinated. It turns out that the pet fish was having trouble swimming upright. As a solution, the owner created a contraption to help it float properly. The little fish is seated in this makeshift …

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What Should Caitlyn Jenner Wear to the ESPYs? 5 Stellar Red Carpet Ideas from Resort 2016

Earlier today, <b>Caitlyn Jenner</b> posed a question on Twitter asking what she should wear to accept the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2015 ESPY Awards. Making a grand debut yesterday with the Internet unveiling of her <b>Annie Leibovitz</b> portrait, Caitlyn’s first photo shoot, featuring designs by Badgley …

Senate Approves USA Freedom Act, Obama Signs It, After Amendments Fail

The Senate has approved the USA Freedom Act, which will alter the way U.S. agencies conduct surveillance and gather data. A final vote on the bill came late Tuesday afternoon, after amendments to the bill failed.<p><b>Update at 9:30 p.m. ET: Obama's Signature</b><p>Following an expedited enrollment process, …

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Sepp Blatter Brings His FIFA Reign to an End

Victor R. Caivano—AP; Dylan Martinez—Reuters<p>Nacho Doce—Reuters; Oli Scarff—Getty Images<p>Tannen Maury—EPA; Ricardo Mazalan—AP<p>Ivan Alvarado—Reuters; Odd …

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