Jamie Ferreira

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Meet Garfi, the Angriest Cat in the World

If you thought Grumpy Cat looks permanently displeased with the world, then Garfi the Persian cat must be seething with rage. Thanks to a permanently furrowed brow, this fluffy orange cat (who does bear a resemblance to the iconic Garfield) always looks about ready to sharpen his claws on …

Pets

I took on the fastest man on the Dragon with a 458 Speciale

Fast guys on one of our deadliest roads.<p><i>The unmistakable pops and raps of a Mazda rotary interrupt the whip-poor-will's haunting call. It's past dusk on a sticky June day, and across the valley, the fleeting light outlines the mountain. The road over there is a half-mile away, cut into the</i> …

North Carolina

Big solar storm hitting Earth

Will you be watching for the Northern Lights? Share your photos with CNN iReport.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Youvathana Sok looked up and saw more than just stars in the crisp, clear Maine night sky.<p>A colorful, spectacular showing of the aurora borealis greeted Sok, a CNN iReporter, and others at Cadillac Mountain in …

Pistorius judge 'interpreted the law incorrectly' | Africa | DW | 11.09.2014

Oscar Pistorius, the Paralympics sprinter who came to be known as the "blade runner," was found not guilty of premeditated murder on Thursday …

South Africans split on Pistorius 'verdict' | DW | 11.09.2014

"Oscar must go to jail. What he did was wrong, so if you are wrong you must be punished so that you can learn that wrong is wrong right is right," …

Crime

Dog Dressed Up as Giant Mutant Spider Makes Unsuspecting Victims Flee in Terror

What would you do if you saw a giant, mutant spider-creature running straight towards you? As shown in the hilarious viral video “Mutant Giant Spider Dog,” most people flee in absolute terror. No need to panic, however; the onslaught of enormous, mutant spiders is not yet upon us. As revealed by …

Pranks

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 deliberately flown off course, systems switched off: PM

Someone on board the missing Malaysia Airlines plane deliberately shut off its communications and tracking systems and flew it off course for nearly …

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane: investigators say jet was hijacked

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is expected to hold a press conference at 4.30pm AEDT.<p>The Boeing 777's communication with the ground was severed …

Hey Fox News, Here Are 13 Ways To Wage An Actual War On Christmas

Dear reader, we know you're a tightly wound bundle of misanthropic hatred. It's the season of cheer and goodwill toward mankind, but yours is a darker calling -- you are a soldier in the "War on Christmas"! This holiday fills you with such disgust, you'd sooner stick your tongue to a frozen metal …

East Harlem explosion: seven people dead, dozens injured

Adjoining residential buildings in New York's East Harlem neighbourhood have exploded and collapsed, killing at least seven people and injuring …

Missing Malaysia Airlines jet: The last words heard from the crew

But Air Force Chief Rodzali Daud told reporters that experts were still analysing the data.<p>''It is difficult to say for sure if it is the aircraft,'' …

Airplanes

The West Australian

Stitches neededVideoAFL look into Optus Stadium sign safetyTwo Geelong players required stitches on Sunday after colliding with the LED advertising …

Australia

Missing Malaysia Airlines jet: Chinese satellite photographs possible wreckage

The agency did not explain why the images were not released until Wednesday. Former US National Transportation Safety Board managing director Peter …

Airplanes

Barangaroo fire: Blaze out but flare-ups still 'likely' after construction site blaze

Firefighters have declared a fire at the Barangaroo construction site in central Sydney out, but are prepared for flare-ups over the coming days.<p>The …

Men arrested over attempted ATM break-in in Sydney CBD

Two men have been arrested over an attempted ATM break-in in Sydney's CBD, after a suspicious item was found on a footpath near the Queen Victoria …

Australia

Missing Malaysia Airlines jet: search turns to Indian Ocean amid confusion over radar

Even so, a US destroyer, the Kidd, was redeploying to the Strait of Malacca west of Malaysia, the Seventh Fleet and Pentagon officials said - one of …

Airplanes

'Administrative oversight' settled as RAAF pilot honoured with US gallantry award

A 72-year long "administrative oversight" has been settled in Canberra, with the United States posthumously awarding an Australian airman with a …

Union dossier claims Qantas engines 'not secure' after offshore maintenance

Mr Joyce said any mistakes were fixed when found, and the level of errors at offshore maintenance bases was no greater than those made here. Qantas …

Qantas

Sky News Australia

6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …

Airplanes

Scientists Track a Great White Shark Across the Atlantic for the First Time

Tagged off Florida, the mature female is now closing in on the U.K.'s Cornish coast.<p>Ever since researchers tagged a great white shark nicknamed Lydia off Jacksonville, Florida, in March 2013, they've been keeping a close eye on her. Their vigilance was rewarded this past weekend when the 14-foot …

Playing video games won't turn your kids into zombies – it's good for their brains

The best gaming experiences stimulate the mind and encourage creative thinking, argues Ian Livingstone.<p>When you watch children playing games, do you think that apart from being entertained they are also learning creatively through a process of trial and error and problem-solving, or do you think …

Boulder Derails Tourist Train and Kills 2 in the French Alps

An enormous boulder hurtled off a mountain and smashed into a tourist train in the French Alps on Saturday, derailing it on the mountainside and …

500px Prime: A New Licensing Marketplace that Promises Photographers a 30% Cut

Earlier today, 500px announced that it would be getting into the licensing game with a new commercial licensing site dubbed 500px Prime.<p>Announced on …

Sport picture of the day: rugby union in motion

Motion blur from slow shutter speeds and panning with the subject is a technique often used in sports photography. It's a tough technique to master, as the subject needs to be moving at the exact same speed as the lens is panning in order to get anything sharp at all. Getty photographer Mark Kolbe …

Justin Bieber Frisked By Miami Police (VIDEO)

Justin Bieber is seen getting frisked by Miami Beach police in a newly released surveillance video <b>(see above)</b>.<p>The Biebs was arrested on Jan. 23 after police say he was seen drag-racing on city streets. He was charged with driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving with an invalid …

Want To Drink Like A Famous Person This Weekend? Here's How Jennifer Lawrence Does It.

<i>Happy Friday! Welcome to Drink Like A Famous Person, where we let you bring out your fabulous side in the name of some well-earned R&R. Eschew your regular habits this weekend by drinking like...</i><p><b>Jennifer Lawrence!</b><p>And what, pray tell, does America's Sweetheart like to sip after another long day of …

The Dreamliner's Latest Failure Was a Complete Navigation Blackout

An Air India flight from Melbourne to Delhi was diverted to Kuala Lumpur on Feb. 5, after after all three of the jet’s navigation computers failed at …