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This Waterfront Home is a Playground for Grown-Ups

The Austin estate, known as Acqua Villa, comes with jet-ski ramps, a cliffside tram, and sweeping views of Lake Travis<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> …

Swimming Pools

Iceland’s president won’t be in the Euro 2016 VIP box. He’ll be sitting with the fans.

Newly elected Icelandic President Gudni Johannesson will be among the 8 percent of his country’s total population in attendance at the European Championship quarterfinal match against France on Sunday. But he doesn’t want to be like the proverbial 1 percent and sit in a VIP box like other …

Game of Thrones

A 19-year-old created a free robot lawyer that has beaten 160,000 parking tickets

The very first robot lawyer that was designed to challenge parking tickets has been wildly successful since it was launched last Fall.<p>British programmer Joshua Browder, 19, launched the beta version of the bot in London in September. In that month alone, 3,000 people used the service to appeal …

Kid at baseball game wins epic stare down with TV camera

You’ve got to hand it to this kid, because lots of people have and will try this, but it always ends in the same way: the person trying to hold the stare down always cracks a smile. Either out of awkwardness or whatever else, the smile will always come.<p>So props to this kid, because he did a really …

Baseball

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

All the state capitols in the lower 48, in one trip.<p>Hitting the open road and driving into the sunset is a romantic notion, but most of us need a …

Hiking

Air travellers riot as pilot takes off without them after two hour delay because he was worried about being late

Police had to be called to Düsseldorf airport when around 70 passengers rioted after the pilot of their delayed flight took off without them, leaving them stranded on the tarmac, it has emerged.<p>The passengers had already been waiting two hours for their delayed flight to Dresden with Eurowings, a …

Travelers

The Glass House Built Around A Tree

A significant number of my childhood fantasies revolved around <b>tree houses</b> - but this design by Kazakh architect <b>Aibek Almassov</b> just flips the whole …

Architecture

Adam Levine Is 'Devastated and Heartbroken' Over Christina Grimmie's Death: 'This Is yet Another Senseless Act of Extreme Violence'

When Christina Grimmie competed on season six of <i>The Voice</i>, it was clear she had a special connection with her coach Adam Levine, who offered to sign …

Music

Your PlayStation 4 Will Soon Be Obsolete

After months of speculation, Sony has finally confirmed that PlayStation 4 will soon have a more powerful sibling.<p>The company is building a …

Steve Jobs didn't invent the iPhone, says Nancy Pelosi

Technically Incorrect: The House minority leader says the US government was behind the actual invention; Jobs merely designed Apple's famous phone and put it together.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>That Steve Jobs.<p>He was a pretty good …

Democratic National Convention

Friday Five: The most difficult college football schedules in 2016

In this week's Friday Five, we rank the five teams that will play the most difficult schedules in the country over the course of this season<p><i>Every</i> …

College Sports

Arctic could become ice-free for first time in more than 100,000 years, claims leading scientist

The Arctic is on track to be free of sea ice this year or next for the first time in more than 100,000 years, a leading scientist has …

A Former WWE Wrestler Claimed Randy Orton Used To Threaten People Backstage

If you traverse the history of backstage antics in pro wrestling you’ll come across a whole host of hotheads that made business a little hard for some folks. Just look up Scott Steiner and the crap he used to pull — especially on rookies — and you’ll get your fill of gross backstage disrespect. …

Maria Kukucova, Model Convicted of Killing Ex-Boyfriend, Gets 15 1/2 Years

MADRID — A Spanish court sentenced a Slovakian model to 15 ½ years in prison after she was found guilty of murder for shooting her British millionaire ex-boyfriend at his home near Marbella two years ago.<p>In a ruling made public Tuesday, the Malaga court sentenced 26-year-old Maria Kukucova to 15 …

Crime

Seattle Supersonics Fans Are Still Reveling In The Thunder’s Disappointment

It’s no secret the city of Seattle remains upset over losing its basketball team. Not only is there still a relentless campaign to bring the Sonics back following their relocation to Oklahoma City in 2007, but the city’s hatred for the Thunder doesn’t seem to be dying off, either.<p>This of course …

How One Selfie Saved Two Hikers Stuck on a Mountain in England

Selfies have been known to do much more harm than good—just take all of the people unintentionally killing animals while on the hunt for the perfect …

The 25 Museums You Should Visit Before You Die

TripAdvisor recently released its list of the world's top 25 museums, basing the findings on reviews from real travelers on its site. The comprehensive ranking includes museums from all corners of the world. Trust us, their incredible collections are worth the trip.<p>TripAdvisor recently released its …

Zenbo the Friendly Robot Could Run Your House

"Smart, dear to our hearts, and always at our disposal."<p>Alongside ASUS' mammoth release of third-generation products today (May 30), there was also a surprise announcement — a home robot. Billed as a family friendly household assistant bot, Zenbo is able to move independently around the house, …

The richest families in Florence in 1427 are still the richest families in Florence

The richest families in Florence, Italy have had it good for a while—600 years to be precise.<p>That’s according to a recent study by two Italian economists, Guglielmo Barone and Sauro Mocetti, who compared Florentine taxpayers way back in 1427 to those in 2011. Comparing the family wealth to those …

Income Inequality

A Look Inside Michael Jordan's Son's Sneaker Store

Earlier this week Michael Jordan's son, Marcus Jordan, officially opened the doors of his sneaker store at Disney World to the public after much …

The Obama Family Will Live in a 9 Bedroom, $5.3 Million D.C. Mansion After Presidency Ends: Report

The Obama family will be served a White House eviction notice come January, but luckily, they’ve already found new digs to lay down roots.<p>President …

The White House

Philadelphia Figured Out a Soda Tax That People Might Actually Like

The war on Big Sugar is getting interesting.<p>Soda bans and taxes have always encountered fierce debate. One side wants to use it to try to encourage …

Here Are The 40 Best College Football Concept Uniforms We've Seen | The Spun

Instagram/sulphurwing6<p>As college football itself has evolved over time, so have the uniforms teams wear on the field. Different styles, new-age …

Ranking the Top 15 College Football Towns in the Country

Link to Media<p>There's nothing quite like a college football town. Professional sports teams occupy the country's bigger cities, usually vying for attention in a crowded market. But college football is different.<p>The link between a football-crazy campus and the town it's located in runs deep. College …

College Football

Slow-playing the Ryan Fitzpatrick situation could backfire on Jets

A look at what's happening around the New York Jets:<p><b>1. Time to make a move:</b> The Jets say there's no rush to sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick -- …

NFL

Man suing Nebraska over traditional release of first-score balloons

An Omaha man is suing Nebraska over its tradition of releasing red balloons following the first Nebraska points of the game.<p>Nebraska doesn't get shut …

College Sports

Here's who Black Panther's mysterious security chief probably is in 'Captain America: Civil War'

When Kasumba's scene begins, she confronts Black Widow simply for standing in the king's way. She dismissively glances up and down at Black Widow …

Marvel Universe

For Sale: Spectacular 17,000-sq.-ft. Toronto mansion, complete with its own concert hall — just $19.5M

Sotheby's International RealtyIf you’re looking to upgrade your living space, why not go all the way? “Integral House” — a 17,000-sq.-ft. …

Real Estate