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Urban Climbing

GoPro Shares Spike As It Handily Beats Street Estimates

GoPro’s earnings for the third quarter were pretty as a picture for the company’s investors, with earnings coming in above analysts’ expectations<p>For the quarter, GoPro racked up sales of $280 million, up 45.7 percent from the $192.1 million reported in the third quarter of 2013. Adjusting for …

Neighbors puzzled by actions of driver who caused 11-car pileup in Oak Lawn

An 11-car pileup that killed three people, including two nuns, and injured nearly two dozen other people in Oak Lawn started when someone approached an 81-year-old driver slumped over the wheel of his pickup truck, authorities said Monday.<p>Unsure if the driver was asleep or ill, the man asked if …

Isis kills hundreds of Iraqi Sunnis from Albu Nimr tribe in Anbar province

The bodies of more than 150 men killed by Islamic state (Isis) militants were recovered from a ditch in the city of Ramadi, west of Baghdad, on Thursday in the latest of a series of mass executions of tribal figures who oppose the group.<p>Iraqi officials said the men had been captured in the town of …

The World's Best Parkour and Freerunning

Freerunning

Zombie Parkour: They Might Be Faster Than We Thought

This is a video of a couple zombies impressively parkouring around a post-apocalyptic wasteland. Obviously, if real zombies turn out to be this …

Eric Decker's tweet goes awry

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - The New York Jets' Eric Decker picked a bad week to try to rally the team's disgruntled fan base.<p>A well-intentioned tweet by the …

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Former Android Boss Andy Rubin is Leaving Google

Today, Google executive Andy Rubin told his team that he was leaving the company as first reported by the Wall Street Journal.<p>Rubin joined Google when the company bought Android in 2005. In 2013, he left the Android division and went on to head the company’s robotic division.<p>According to the WSJ, …

Samsung Announces The Galaxy A5 And Galaxy A3, Its “Slimmest Smartphones To Date”

Samsung vowed to introduce more desirable phones when it revealed its disappointing Q3 2014 earnings yesterday, and it has wasted no time doing so after announcing the Galaxy A5 and the Galaxy A3 — two metallic devices that it calls its “slimmest smartphones to date.”<p>The Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 …

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CLIMBING A CRANE FOR THE ULTIMATE SELFIE

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Ukraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas supply deal

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia could resume natural gas deliveries to Ukraine as soon as next week if Kiev pays $2.2 billion in debt and pre-payments, gas exporter Gazprom said on Friday, under a deal that also safeguards winter deliveries to Europe.<p>Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak shakes hands …

National debate: Weighing returning Ebola workers' liberty, public safety

Nurse Kaci Hickox says it's her right to roam outside her home, but leaders in Maine warn she could be a threat to public welfare.<p>Yes, Hickox recently treated people with Ebola in West Africa, but she has no symptoms of the disease, and has twice tested negative.<p>"To put me in prison is just …

Burkina Faso president refuses to step down | Burkina Faso News

Burkina Faso's president has refused to resign in the face of violent protests that posed the greatest threat yet to his 27-year rule, saying instead he will lead a transitional government after parliament is dissolved.<p>Protesters stormed the parliament building in the capital city of Ougadougou on …

Camera made from one tiny Lego brick actually works

A simple hack turns an itsy-bitsy Lego brick into a working pinhole camera that turns out photos minifigs can enjoy.<p>The inspiration began with a pine nut. Ryan Howerter, a graphic design student at Colorado State University, took a photography class and his teacher shared the story of the Pinholo, …

Lego

Darth Vader Not Allowed To Vote In Ukraine Elections

Never underestimate the power of the Dark Side... except maybe in Ukraine, where it turns out being a Sith Lord isn't all that.<p>Darth Vader, a candidate running for a seat in the nation's parliament, was turned away at his polling place when he refused to take off his mask. Hours later, it looked …

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Watch Two Normal Guys Dominate at Parkour (Well, Sort Of . . . )

If you've never heard of parkour before, be prepared. The extreme urban sport involves climbing, flipping, and jumping and works just about everywhere, and let's just say it's not easy. Luckily, a funny pair prove that with the help of clever video editing, you don't have to be a ninja warrior to …

Basketball

3 things we learned from Florida State's thrilling comeback win over Louisville

The Seminoles are somehow still alive in the Playoff after overcoming a 21-0 deficit.<p>Louisville jumped out to a 21-0 lead Thursday night at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium, and the college football world was lined up, ready to pounce on a pitiful effort from Florida State. Two quarters later, the …