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Watch a Direct Injected V-8 on the Dyno Make Record-Setting 1400-HP - The Drive

Direct-Injected Corvette Z06 Engine Makes Record-Setting 1,400-HP<p>The team plans on beating its own record next week.<p>2013 General Motors<p>Lingenfelter …

Sports Cars

These Are the Top 10 States Where Americans Pay the Most Taxes

Each state government decides how much taxes to collect every year and the amount of money each American pays annually varies from state to …

Retirement

Kokopelli's small, tough packraft opens up a world of water and multi-sport adventure

Packrafts aren't a new idea, with roots that extend back centuries, but they have quickly exploded in popularity and become more of a recognizable …

Camping

Why are the salaries of a quarter-million federal employees - paid with your tax dollars - a state secret?

Why is the U.S. government withholding salary information on nearly 255,000 employees whose salaries are paid for by American taxpayers?<p>Over the past 11 years, our organization, OpenTheBooks.com, summed up and posted online the salaries and bonus information for nearly every person employed in …

Public Policy

This Is How Generation Z Will Bypass College

Coming soon(er) to a workplace near you is Generation Z after participating in these education alternatives.<p>School originated to train obedient factory workers but hasn't evolved much since then.<p>Coursera and the University of Phoenix paved the way for people to digitally learn from a distance. …

UnitedHealth

Mike Rowe’s Response To The Florida Shooting

On Saturday, a woman named Susan Collins wrote the following to Mike Rowe:<p>Dear Mike. Where have you been? Your words are needed...<p>Rowe responded, …

Stoneman Douglas H.S. Shooting

Pizza workers refuse to serve cop in uniform — and get served some justice they won’t soon forget

A longtime Dora, Alabama, police officer was wearing his uniform when he visited a Little Caesars pizza restaurant in Sumiton last Tuesday to pick up dinner for his family — and had a little trouble getting his food.<p>That’s because two Little Caesars employees refused to serve the cop, WBMA-TV …

Law Enforcement

Watch Dolly Parton's Perfect Reaction to 'Hanoi' Jane and Co. Bashing Trump at the Emmys

You know Hollywood’s become pathetic and predictable when a small snippet from an hours-long awards show perfectly encapsulates Tinseltown’s great …

Drunk Korean Spectator Scored 53.0 After Falling Into The Pipe

Kim Jin-Hee was watching the womens ski pipe contest with her friends on the skiers right wall. Her friends mentioned that they had gotten quite an …

Skiing

Woman faked being a federal agent to get Chick-fil-A discount: cops

A Georgia woman was so desperate for a discount at Chick-fil-A that she impersonated a federal law enforcement officer — even telling managers she was working undercover, according to authorities.<p>Tara Marie Solem, of Marietta, was charged Thursday on two felony counts of impersonating an officer in …

Crime

Ice Dancing Short Program at the Pyeongchange 2018 Winter Olympics

United Press International is a leading provider of news, photos and information to millions of readers around the globe via UPI.com and its …

Winter Olympics

In Australia, kids invite giant spider to breakfast

People on Twitter were full of empathetic terror after Australian radio and TV presenter Marc Fennell posted a picture of the giant spider living in …

Insects

REVIEW: 'Black Panther' Is A Very Good Movie. It's Also Chock Full Of Radical Politics.

I went to see <i>Black Panther</i> with my wife on Saturday night. Thanks to the insane level of hype surrounding the film, I expected to be disappointed; …

Michael B. Jordan

The NRA Is Not Pro-Death, Planned Parenthood Is

The astonishing hypocrisy of the American left is on full display with regard to liberal activists now seeking to shame supporters of the National …

Guns

Dos and don'ts of snowshoeing: staying safe on the trails

Family Day was North Shore Rescue's busiest day as half of the rescues were for snowshoers<p>Compared to downhill skiing and the snowboard halfpipe, …

Skiing

Falcon Heavy May Have Drastically Increased the Number of Asteroids We Can Mine

Asteroid mining is about more than just heading up into space and bringing back a rock full of platinum—you actually need to land something on just …

Space Exploration

Don’t feed the fatberg! What a slice of oily sewage says about modern life

A chunk of the monster Whitechapel fatberg is now a superstar museum exhibit. It shines a horrifying light on our throwaway age – but will it stop people clogging up the sewers with the grease from their Sunday lunch?<p>The fatberg that went on display this month at the Museum of London is proving …

Psychogeography

Instant Pot Congee with Brown Rice and Turmeric

For the latest installment in my Instant Pot recipe adventures, we're going to explore congee. And, spoiler alert, making congee in your Instant Pot, …

Instant Pot

Spicy Chili Lime Salmon Skewers Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> These tasty Salmon Skewers have just the right amount of sweet, spice, and tart to …

Seafood

20 Beautiful, Uncommon Photos of Flowers

The floral forest of dreams © Dina Shirin (@dinashirin), Bronx, NY<p>The Print Swap is a submissions-based project by Feature Shoot connecting thousands …

Robert Mapplethorpe

TOP 10 BEST HIKING ROUTES IN THE WORLD

ZION NATIONAL PARK – UTAH (USA)<p>Utah’s oldest and most popular park is known for it’s incredible canyons and views. Some of the most popular hikes are …

Hiking

Demand for permits to hike The Wave only increasing

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Demand continues to rise for the 20 daily permits to hike a geological gem on the Arizona-Utah border called The Wave, which features mesmerizing swirls of searing reds, oranges and yellow in bowl-shaped rock formations.<p>More than 160,000 people applied last year for the 7,300 …

Hiking

PowerUp releases its phone-controlled paper airplane

PowerUp first previewed its smartphone-controlled paper airplane back in 2014, but now it's finally available to everyone. The startup has announced that a retail version of its Dart aircraft will ship in February, and is running a pre-order campaign for barebones (just the propeller module and two …

Drones

Moroccan Lentil-Stuffed Eggplant

Did you make those Saucy Moroccan-Spiced Lentils yet? I hope so, because I have the perfect application for them. Let’s do this!This recipe requires <b>9</b> …

Silicon Valley parents are raising their kids tech-free — and it should be a red flag

It's 9 a.m. in Sunnyvale, California and Minni Shahi is on her way to work at the Apple headquarters in Cupertino. Her husband, a former Googler named Vijay Koduri, is meeting his business partner at a local Starbucks to discuss their startup, a YouTube clip-making business called HashCut.<p>Shahi and …

Silicon Valley

Students in West Texas school district ‘feel safe’ at school — the reason why will prevent shooting

After another tragic school shooting, this time in Florida, many Second Amendment advocates say they believe placing concealed weapons in the hands of highly trained teachers will thwart the next mass shooting and add an additional layer of safety at schools.<p>One West Texas school district has put …

West Texas

Teacher pens FB post about Florida school shooting. It’s gone mega-viral for all the right reasons.

Kelly Guthrie Raley was named “Teacher of the Year” at her Florida school, Eustis Middle School, for the 2017-2018 school year last month, according to Fox News. But now she’s being recognized for her cultural commentary following the tragic Florida school shooting.<p>In a Facebook post that’s gone …

Guns

Dyneema Composite Fabric / Cuben Fiber and Backpacking

Dyneema Composite Fabric, often shortened to DCF and previously referred to as Cuben Fiber, is a fabric made from Dyneema fibers that are embedded in …

Backpacking

Disturbing before-and-after images show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100

The world's oceans levels are rising at faster and faster rates as waters warm and ice sheets melt.<p>Researchers, led by University of Colorado-Boulder professor Steve Nerem, looked at satellite data dating back to 1993 to track the rise of sea levels.<p>Their findings, published in the journal …

Climate Change

Driver Arrested After Bizarre Road Rage Incident in California

A bizarre road rage incident that ended with a rollover crash on a busy Southern California freeway and one person in jail was captured on video by …

Crime