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Indian wedding descends into mass brawl after groom spooked by lightning

An Indian groom’s apparent fear of lightning prompted the bride to call off their wedding midway through the ceremony, leading to a mass brawl.<p>The woman from the eastern state of Bihar refused to marry her betrothed after he started “behaving in a strange manner” when lightning hit a nearby field …

Weddings

This Woman Flipped Off Donald Trump’s Motorcade Last Year. She’s Still Paying For It.

On October 28, 2017, Juli Briskman’s day started out in normal fashion. Still recovering from a recent marathon, the Virginia resident opted to ride …

Donald Trump

Initiative to break California into 3 states to go on November ballot

<b>(CNN) —</b> An initiative that would divide California into three separate states qualified Tuesday to appear on the ballot in November's general election.<p>Californians will vote whether to separate into three states: California, Northern California and Southern California -- subject to approval by US …

California

Trump Kim summit: Who are North Korea's running bodyguards?

<b>The world once again got a glimpse of Kim Jong-un's suited running bodyguards as they escorted his motorcade in Singapore. But they're more than just a piece of spectacle, because when it comes to the leader's security, North Korea leaves absolutely nothing to chance. Analyst Michael Madden</b> …

How to enable dark mode in Windows 10

Mac users may be excited by the addition of a dark mode to MacOS Mojave but did you know this is something Windows 10 ($100 at Amazon.com) could already do?<p>When the Windows 10 Anniversary Update arrived a few years back it brought the ability to put your device into Dark Mode, which offers black …

Windows 10

FBI agent loses his gun during dance-floor backflip, accidentally shoots bar patron

<b>(CNN) —</b> An FBI agent's backflip at a club looked pretty impressive -- until he lost his gun and accidentally shot someone.<p>Video of the off-duty agent showed him unleashing a torrent of dance moves at a Denver bar early Saturday before launching into a back handspring.<p>But midflip, his weapon flew …

FBI

Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

Employment

'Time traveller from the year 6491' returns from the future with chilling warning about looming natural disaster

A man who claims he is a time traveller from the year 6491 has warned there is going to be a series of devastating events on the planet.<p>But the worst …

A frequent flier reveals the 2 words that will always get you an upgrade to first class

British expat and New York Times best-selling author Tilly Bagshawe knows a thing or two about flying.<p>She told Bloomberg that she typically flies about 100,000 miles a year and has often managed to get herself bumped up from economy class without paying by deploying a two-word strategy.<p>Even when …

A fake Kim Jong-Un said hi to North Korean cheerleaders, who didn't take it well

Guess someone was going to do it.<p>A Kim Jong-un impersonator went to greet North Korean cheerleaders at the Winter Olympics, and you can bet it caused …

Apple Glasses: AR Revolution in the Making

- Feb 17, 2018<p><i>Don’t call it a paradigm shift unless it’s truly revolutionary to our day-to-day lives.</i><p>While we own more display screens than ever …

Passenger drops farts so putrid pilot is forced to make emergency landing

A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing after a row caused by a passenger who refused to stop farting.<p>The passenger apparently kept breaking …

Airplanes

The Best New Convertibles You Can Buy for Less Than $50,000

You don't need to break the bank to have a brand-new convertible in your garage. Here are our sporty favorites to make summer a blast.<p>If you're looking to drop the top and enjoy the summer breeze in your hair, these are the cars you want to look at.

Chris Harris Is Getting His Own BBC America TV Show on Cars

Our favorite YouTube car reviewer will now review cars on your TV.<p>It's been a busy news week in the world of <i>Top Gear</i>. First, Chris Evans announced he was stepping down from his role as lead host Monday, then we heard Thursday that Matt LeBlanc would likely take over as chief host. Now, we have even …

Lamborghini Will Fit This Spoiler to Your Huracán For Just $22,500

What a bargain!<p>Lamborghini has just launched a new OEM body kit for its 602 horsepower V10 entry-level supercar, the Huracan. Introduced presumably to compete with the multitude of aftermarket packages offered for the car, the kit comes with a front splitter, side skirts, a rear diffuser extension, …

Sports Cars

E-Class Estate is German for "you don't need an SUV"

We're going to start at the back, because that's where the good news is hiding on the E-Class Estate. There's 670 liters (23.7 cu.ft) of luggage …

Mercedes-Benz

The Batman-themed Galaxy S7 Edge is more than just aesthetics

Samsung announced a new souped-up, Batman-themed Galaxy S7 Edge and it looks like something Bruce Wayne would bring along in his late-night jaunts …

1,000-HP Mazzanti is World's Most Powerful Italian Sports Car

5.3K<p>SHARES<p>Boutique Italian hypercar maker Mazzanti has raised the stakes of the supercar game to truly absurd levels with a new 1,000 horsepower …

We Just Learned Some Big Ferrari News From Top Gear In A Very Unusual Way

It’s been speculated about and weirdly sort-of confirmed before, but tonight, we got a little more details. A roofless LaFerrari Spider is happening, …

Top Gear

The BMW i8 Futurism Edition is an avant-garde sports car wrapped in an oil painting

BMW’s plug-in hybrid i8 is a stunning look into the future of motoring, one that combines beautiful modern styling and high-tech building materials …

Review: A snorkel that makes you feel like Aquaman

The Powerbreather's main differentiator among swimmer's snorkels is that it consists of two tubes that run on either side of the head, rather than …

Snorkel

This stunning car should make Audi and Porsche worry

The Americans have muscle cars, the Italians have supercars, and the Brits have sports cars. Great names such as Triumph, Jaguar, and Lotus dot Britain's sports-car landscape. Now the supercar specialists at McLaren are offering a modern take on the long-time British institution with a sports car …

2016 Ferrari California T Reviews and Rating

Features & Options<p>Package<p>Invoice<p>Retail<p>Smoker's Kit - SMOK<p>INCLUDES: Ashtray; Cigar Lighter<p>Opt<p>$843<p>US Visibility Equipment - VIEH<p>INCLUDES: [AFS1] AFS - Advanced Front Lighting System; [PAC3] Front and Rear Parking Cameras; [MIH2] Innter and Outer Autodimming Mirrors + Homelink<p>Opt<p>$10,630<p>Engine: V8 …

Carbon Fiber

These Stunning Maps Show the Final Months of the First World War

The First World War began just over a century ago, and in 2017, the United States will begin to commemorate its entry into the conflict. These three …

$417,000 McLaren 650S sportscar crashed 10 minutes after owner takes delivery

It was tree 1, supercar 0, as one of the most exclusive British supercars just became a little less common after the new owner of a McLaren 650S …

Carbon Fiber

Japan doesn't want the U.S. to apologize for bombing Hiroshima. Here's why

For years, the question has lingered: Should the U.S. apologize for dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima?<p>The opportunity could present itself if President Obama visits the city while attending the G7 Summit in Japan next month. No sitting U.S. president has visited the city since it was largely …

Ex-Auschwitz guard talks of shame during trial over mass killings

Former SS guard Reinhold Hanning, 94, breaks silence to ‘apologise wholeheartedly’ for role in Holocaust<p>A 94-year-old Auschwitz guard on trial in Germany has broken his silence to “apologise wholeheartedly” for playing a part in the mass killings at the concentration camp.<p>Speaking out for the first …

World History

Vegetarianism: Nutrition Science Meets Media Nonsense

We get hyberbolic headlines about nutrition studies almost every week; it's how we roll. We can come back to the reasons why we roll that way, and who profits from it, some other time.<p>For now, it's enough to note that the global spate of headlines saying things like "vegetarian diet raises risk of …

Sonic Is Giving Away Free Square Shakes on Instagram For a Day

Sonic (sonc) is bringing its milkshakes to Coachella.<p>The Oklahoma-based fast food chain is promoting its new Creamery shakes, which were introduced …

Samsung’s Good Lock alternate UI gets updated w/ a plethora of bug fixes

“24.0.6 Feedback applied. More feedback will be provided soon,” Samsung says to open up the changelog for a substantial update rolling out for its alternate Good Lock UI today. Besides a less-than-perfect translation, the changelog also features a huge list of much-requested bug fixes and …