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Pollster Absolutely Astonished By Focus Group Results on Donald Trump: ‘My Legs Are Shaking’

Pollster Frank Luntz was left in absolute astonishment Monday night by the results of a focus group who espoused support for Republican presidential contender Donald Trump, despite watching a series of video clips which some might use to undermine his campaign.<p>Luntz played for the 29-person focus …

ESPN removes Curt Schilling from Little League World Series broadcast after offensive tweet

ESPN removed Curt Schilling from its Little League World Series coverage after a controversial tweet from the retired baseball player compared Muslims to Nazis.<p>“It’s said only 5-10% of Muslims are extremists,” the graphic Schilling tweeted read. “In 1940, only 7% of Germans were Nazis. How’d that …

Baseball

Pittsburgh Steelers sign quarterback Michael Vick to one-year deal

Michael Vick needed a job. The Pittsburgh Steelers needed a backup quarterback.<p>One solid workout solved both problems.<p>The Steelers signed the four-time Pro Bowler to a one-year deal on Tuesday night, hopeful there's enough game left in the 35-year-old's still dangerous legs to provide the defending …

Salesforce paid over $33 million to buy two tiny startups

When it really wants a company, we know that Salesforce will pay big for it.<p>But when it buys a tiny startup, it's unclear if it's fair, generous, or a bargain hunter.<p>A recent SEC filing indicates that Salesforce doesn't go for the jugular and pays reasonably well in those cases, too.<p>The company …

Startups

70% of North Korea's submarine fleet just vanished from South Korean radar

A spokesman for South Korea's Defense Ministry reportedly said that the North's mass submarine deployment was "unprecedented" and that the US and Seoul had responded by increasing their military surveillance.<p>"The number is nearly 10 times the normal level … we take the situation very seriously," …

North Korea

Criminal Charges Filed In Massive Alleged Cyber Insider Trading Ring

Federal authorities announced criminal charges against a massive alleged insider trading ring that reaped tens of millions of dollars in illicit profits by gaining unauthorized access to – and subsequently trading on – news releases announcing various mergers and acquisitions in numerous …

15 People Who Have Disappeared In US National Parks

The list of people who have mysteriously vanished in American national parks is shocking. US national parks are known for being majestic safe havens …

Review: DJI Phantom 3 Professional iOS-connected drone with 4K ultra-HD camera

Review<p>The best has gotten even better with DJI's new Phantom 3 Professional, a drone that captures stunning, super-smooth 4K video from the skies. …

NASA shows video of the far side of the Moon

<b>NASA</b> recently revealed the latest images from the <b>far side of the moon</b>. They used the Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) which is designed to …

13 Ways Famous Entrepreneur Tony Robbins Spends His Money

View Gallery<p>13 photos<p>Brian Solis / Flickr.com<p>Entrepreneur and best-selling author Tony Robbins has built an empire helping others reach their …

National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Travel<p>Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, …

A flight leaving Norway was delayed almost 5 hours after nearly all crew members failed a Breathalyzer test

109 passengers were aboard the airBaltic plane headed to Chania in Greece, reported AFP .<p>The crew members who exited the Greece-bound plane were the captain, first officer, and two flight attendants.<p>They were directed to a police car, and another airBaltic crew was assigned to replace those who …

Alcohol

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

Personal Finance

Robert Allenby and caddie part ways during round, forcing fan to finish on the bag

For a guy who hasn't won on tour in 14 years, Robert Allenby sure makes a lot of headlines. And, like his past escapades, this latest report is filed under less-than-desirable circumstances.<p>Playing in the RBC Canadian Open on Thursday, Allenby and his caddie, Mick Middlemo, appeared to have a chat …

Flipboard Confirms New $50M Funding Round From JP Morgan

Flipboard has confirmed to us that it has raised $50 million, two days after we first reported that the company had authorized the shares earlier this year. JP Morgan was the sole investor, the company says. “We raised this round with JP Morgan, one of the best institutional investors in the world. …

Hillary Clinton's email could become a criminal matter – report

Hillary Clinton may face a criminal investigation by the Justice Department over her use of a private email address while she was secretary of state, according to a report.<p>The New York Times said late on Thursday that two inspectors general had asked for the investigation. Revelations that the …

Police: 3 dead in movie theater shooting, including gunman

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A lone gunman sitting in a packed movie theater stood up about 20 minutes into the showing of "Trainwreck" and began firing …

Baton Rouge

Apple ditches Nest for HomeKit-compatible Ecobee

If you have plans this weekend to saunter into your local Apple Store and pick up a Nest thermostat for your increasingly connected home, we have bad news for you: The company is no longer offering the device for sale in either its retail or online stores.<p>But could Apple interest you in an …

Portuguese scientists discover why pendulum clocks swing together

Pair of physicists bust a 350-year-old conundrum in a report that proposes a transfer of energy through a sound pulse causes clocks to synchronise<p>Almost 350 years ago, Dutch inventor and scientist Christiaan Huygens observed that two pendulum clocks hanging from a wall would synchronise their swing …

Physics

'You're finished': Watch Donald Trump tell a reporter he should be ashamed of his question

The Republican presidential candidate visited the border city of Laredo, Texas, to discuss immigration policy.<p>He took questions from the media at multiple points during the trip. At one spot, a reporter apparently from Telemundo started telling Trump about the country's large Hispanic population …

Donald Trump

The Connecticut teen who jury-rigged a drone with a handgun has been charged with assault

Austin Haughwout, 18, was charged with refusing to obey police orders on Wednesday when he was summoned to the Clinton police station in connection with an incident that occurred Sunday night, when he drove away from officers trying to question him in a library parking lot, according to police and …

Drones

Two men climbed up a 3,000-foot rock wall in Yosemite and took these incredible photos

In January, climbers Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell set a record by being the first to free-climb the 3,000-foot walls of El Capitan, a vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park in California.<p>It's considered to be one of the hardest climbs in the world.<p>The climbers documented their climb …

Ashley Madison waives £15 deletion fee after devastating hack

Hacked infidelity site Ashley Madison will now allow users to delete their profiles for free.<p>The waiving of the £15 fee that the company usually …

Report: New York prison escapee spent months carving, finding his way out

<b>(CNN) —</b> Convicted killer David Sweat escaped from his prison cell not once, not twice, but almost every night for several months, a source briefed on the investigation told CNN.<p>And during those nightly jaunts, Sweat learned his way through the maze of tunnels and pipes in the bowels of the Clinton …

Famed Physicist Shuts Down Moon Landing Conspiracy Theorists In 1 Brilliant Tweet

Monday was the 46th anniversary of the first lunar landing, yet a small fringe still believes the whole thing was a hoax.<p>According to the conspiracy theory, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were on a soundstage instead of the moon. Some even claim that famed filmmaker Stanley Kubrick, who made "2001: …

Conspiracies

Spain’s unused, billion-euro Don Quixote airport is about to be sold to a Chinese investor for just $11,000

In 2006, amid a construction boom in Spain, a tiny town with a population a little over 75,000 people an hour outside Madrid built an airport for €1 billion ($1.1 billion). The town, Ciudad Real, at the time named the new airport after Don Quixote, the windmill-fighting fictional character famous …

Catalonia

The U.S. Government Operates a Secretive Airline Out of a Commercial Airport — In Plain Sight

The fleet may fly to some of the most secretive sites on Earth, but it’s operated in plain sight at a commercial airport in the U.S.<p>Dubbed Janet Airlines (the prefix pilots use to identify over air traffic radio), the fleet of aircrafts is owned by the U.S. Air Force and flies out of a private …

Newly Released Footage Shows Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzmán Moments Before His Escape

CCTV footage showing fugitive drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán moments before he escaped from his prison cell was released by the Mexican …

Spotify account leads cops to alleged child abductors

Authorities tracked down two children in Mexico thanks to their alleged abductors' Spotify habit, according to the <i>Coloradoan</i>. The 4- and 6-year-old girls were reportedly taken from Colorado by Peter Barr and Brittany Nunn after Nunn, their mother, lost a custody battle in court. Authorities were …