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Watch These Oversized Multirotor X-Wing and TIE Fighters Fly

With the back alleys of a warehouse industrial park as the perfect setting for a Death Star reenactment, Rodger Cleye has built a growing fleet of DIY X-Wing and TIE Fighters to zoom around in wonderful, off-balance multirotor flight.<p>The X1 TIE Fighter is his latest YouTube creation. Its design is …

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Florida Airline Pilot Spots UFO at Springsteen Concert

A Florida airline pilot who was outside with family in Sunrise exiting a Bruce Springsteen concert reported watching a "large, pulsating, bright white light" that changed shape and color and conducted maneuvers in the sky before moving away at "tremendous speed," according to May 3, 2014, testimony …

US to help Nigeria rescue schoolgirls

US Secretary of State John Kerry has vowed that Washington will do "everything possible" to help Nigeria deal with the armed group Boko Haram, following the kidnapping of scores of schoolgirls.<p>"Let me be clear. The kidnapping of hundreds of children by Boko Haram is an unconscionable crime," Kerry …

Record Numbers Renounce U.S. Citizenship---And Many Aren't Counted

The number of Americans renouncing United States citizenship or terminating long-term residency is on a record pace. Every 3 months, the government publishes the names of individuals who renounced U.S. citizenship or gave up a green card. This public outing puts Americans on notice who relinquished …

U-2 Spy Plane Caused Computer Glitch That Grounded Air Traffic [Report]

The computer problem at a Federal Aviation Administration center slowed the journeys of tens of thousands of arriving and departing passengers at Los Angeles International Airport, one of the busiest in the country.<p>Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, California, John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, …

Demand for return of hundreds of abducted schoolgirls in Nigeria mounts

International pressure on Nigeria is mounting with protesters taking to the streets around the world to demand the rescue of hundreds of schoolgirls abducted by the terror group Boko Haram.<p>From Los Angeles to London, demonstrators carried posters reading #BringBackOurGirls -- a campaign that began …

America Is No Longer As Alarming To Its Foes Or Reassuring To Its Friends

America's allies are nervous. With Russia grabbing territory, China bullying its neighbours and Syria murdering its people, many are asking: where is Globocop? Under what circumstances will America act to deter troublemakers? What, ultimately, would America fight for?<p>The answer to this question …

How Many People Are Wrongly Convicted? Researchers Do the Math.

Is there a more tragic story than an innocent person going to prison? Tragic, and powerful. That’s why <i>The Shawshank Redemption</i> is one of the most beloved movies of our time. And why we’ve all heard of this quote from an esoteric 18th-century English guy, William Blackstone: “It is better that ten …

25 Badass Moms Who Are Doing It Right

Great moms are, in many ways, superheroes. They bring us into the world, take care of us, love us and teach us how to be good people.<p>This Mother's …

“I’ll never apologize for my white privilege” guy is basically most of white America

<b>Tal Fortgang (Fox News)</b><p>Princeton University freshman Tal Fortgang is a jerk, but he’s not an outlier on the issue of racism in America<p>Katie McDonough<p>May 4, 2014 9:03pm (UTC)<p>A college student who doesn't believe in the existence of structural racism or white supremacy wrote an essay about why he …

Nigeria missing girls: President makes first comments

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1074000/1074188_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531732367_057fa656eb665627a0304121fd4c2217<p><b>President Goodluck Jonathan has admitted that Nigerian security forces still do not know where more than 200 abducted girls are being held.</b><p>They were …

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