Lars Barcel

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Will Ferrell threatens Mark Wahlberg, knocks down a cheerleader

Will Ferrell made a drunken fool of himself at a New Orleans Pelicans basketball game, and it was all caught on camera.*<p>Ferrell, who had been chosen to shoot a half-court shot at halftime, verbally abused fellow actor Mark Wahlberg, sitting courtside, who he said was threatening his family.<p>“I love …

Leatherman Tread bracelet is the first truly useful 'wearable'

You might not understand how truly useful and indispensable a Leatherman, or any multitool for that matter, is unless you've carried one for a while. Obviously, Leatherman President Ben Rivera is quite fond of his, but it caused a bit of a problem when he tried to pass through the gates at …

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The Devil's Due

In 2001, life in America as we knew it changed in a matter of a few hours. The legacy our past generations built was not only challenged but attacked. The military changed that day, unbeknownst to them at the time, so utterly completely that today that the military today is nearly …

New Cruise Ships Making a Splash in 2015

This year brings with it several new cruise ships from popular lines including Royal Caribbean, whose Anthem of the Seas debuts in April, and Norwegian Cruise Line, which will launch the biggest ship in its fleet -- Norwegian Escape -- in October.<p>One of the most anticipated new cruise ships comes …

You're About to See What Obama Calls 'Torture'

Unlike the president, a long-awaited Senate report won’t use the word ‘torture’ to describe the CIA’s interrogations. But it will show horrific, …

12-year-old Florida boy arrested in killing of homeless man

A 12-year-old boy has confessed to shooting a homeless man in the head and leaving him to die on a<p>Jacksonville, Fla., street, law enforcement officials announced Thursday.<p>The boy told Jacksonville County sheriff's investigators that he shot 54-year-old Thomas Trent in the head near an abandoned …

Bulgaria signs nuclear deal with Westinghouse | Reuters

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria, one of five EU states that depend totally on Russia for nuclear fuel, and Westinghouse Electric Company signed a shareholder agreement on Friday paving the way for construction of a new nuclear reactor estimated to cost $5 billion.<p>The deal, which still requires the …

Greenpeace ship seized by Russia in 2013 heads home to Netherlands

The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise departed for the Netherlands on Friday nearly a year after Russian authorities seized it during a protest against an oil platform, the Amsterdam-based environmental group said.<p>The Arctic Sunrise left the northern Russian port city of Murmansk and was headed to …

Gaza civilian death toll raises questions among military training experts

The persistently high civilian death toll in Gaza has raised questions among military analysts and humanitarian law experts over the quality of training of Israeli gunners and their rules of engagement in such heavily populated areas.<p>The questions were given new urgency after a UN-run school was …

Militants 'seize Israeli soldier'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1097000/1097958_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524702796_ece1c2b5d20e717d789ae1ca3f75c933<p><b>Israeli forces are searching for a soldier believed captured, as a 72-hour truce with Hamas in Gaza collapsed just hours after it had begun.</b><p>The …

At least 100 people feared trapped in landslide debris in India

Rescuers have recovered 51 bodies after landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains trapped about 170 people in a western Indian village.<p>Officials say at least 100 people are feared trapped under the debris after a wall of mud covered the village earlier this week. About 500 rescuers are at the scene, …

Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site

HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and …

Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine Ebola victims, joining neighboring Liberia in imposing controls as the death toll from the outbreak of the virus hit 729 in West Africa.<p>The World Health Organisation said it would launch a $100 …