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Hoffmeister to Kayak 30,000 miles Around North America

Freya Hoffmeister today announced her plan to circumnavigate the North American continent by sea kayak. The German adventurer will attempt the …

TheBlaze TV hosts rail on media for being hyperbolic about Hurricane Matthew warnings | TheBlaze

Pat Gray, Stu Burguiere and Jeff Fisher, all co-hosts of <i>The Glenn Beck Radio Program</i>, took the media — especially Fox News — to task Friday about their reporting on Hurricane Matthew.<p>While recognizing the hurricane as something very serious, TheBlaze hosts accused the media of being hyperbolic …

Watch How Michael Phelps Reacts When Reporter Starts Questioning Him While He’s With His Family

Michael Phelps returned to the U.S. Wednesday for the first time since winning five Olympic gold medals in Rio de Janeiro — but not without being swarmed by reporters.<p>Image source: KTVK-TV<p>Phelps landed at Phoenix International Airport with his fiancee and his son when one local reporter from …

Doctor Shares Simple Cure for Hiccups That He Says Works Every Single Time

Have you ever had the hiccups and just couldn’t get them to stop? One doctor claims he has the solution that has worked for his patients every time.<p>New York University otolaryngologist Dr. Erich Voigt says the method has worked for “everyone I’ve ever encountered.”<p>Voigt says the trick is to drink …

Over the past 6 years, I've fine-tuned a spreadsheet that has completely changed my finances

<i>He drops screenshots of it, as well as descriptions of what each of the twelve tabs do (yes, 12!!) and it's all pretty amazing stuff. He writes:</i><p>I would like to explore the reasons why I focus on my financial world, and what I've learned along the way.<p>For me, it began when I wanted to spend a …

Personal Finance

MSNBC’s ‘Truck Crash’ Description of Deadly Nice Attack Sparks Brutal #MSNBCHeadlines Mockery

MSNBC became the subject of brutal online ridicule and mockery Thursday night after the left-leaning cable network referred to the terror attack in Nice, France, as a “truck crash.”<p>“Follow our live blog for the latest from Nice after a truck crash leaves at least 70 dead,” a tweet from MSNBC read …

Extremism

What a Chess Grandmaster Can Teach You About Solving Problems

Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this.<p>How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to …

How To Get Your A-Game Back

In the roughly 1½ seconds it takes to make a golf swing, you're asking a lot of yourself if you're trying to consciously monitor body and club positions. Watching video of your swing isn't super useful, either, without a qualified instructor at your side. So what can you do? When you're on the …

Golf

‘Who Is Your Amy Joe?’: Florida Man’s Story of the Unique Way in Which He Helped a Homeless Woman Goes Viral

It all began when a Florida man walked past a homeless woman every day for about a week on his way to work in downtown Orlando.<p>Image source: Greg Smith’s Facebook<p>Greg Smith, 25, wrote in a Facebook post about his encounters with a woman who introduced herself to him as Amy Joe.<p>“Each day for about a …

Icon A5 Aircraft

First, there was the tow-behind trailer. Now there's the tow-behind airplane.<p>With foldable wings, the Icon A5 fits on a standard-size trailer and can be hauled by most SUVs. Get your pilot license, and you'll be able to take off from dirt, tarmac, or water. Plus, the machine comes with a host of …

President of Highly Anticipated Bible Museum Says People Will Be ‘Shocked’ By What’s Inside. Here’s a First Look.

The highly anticipated Museum of the Bible is slated to open next year in Washington, D.C., with its organizers promising that it will be unlike any other institution of its kind.<p>The 430,000-square foot facility that is being spearheaded by the Green family, owners of Hobby Lobby, will house rare …

Actress Jennifer Garner Reveals Why She’s Now Taking Her Kids to Church Every Sunday: ‘I Fell So in Love…’

Actress Jennifer Garner grew up going to church every week — a practice that she said halted when she made her way to Tinseltown.<p>But she told an audience on Sunday that her starring role in the new film “Miracles From Heaven” recently changed all that, leading her and her children to start going to …

He Was Studying to Become a Doctor. But Here’s What This Grammy-Winning Singer Says God Did to Change All That.

Chris Tomlin has won a Grammy, three Billboard Music Awards and 21 Dove Awards, but the highly accomplished Christian singer told <i>The Church Boys</i> podcast that he originally never intended to become a popular Christian musician and, instead, was once studying to be a doctor.<p>“It wasn’t something I was …

‘Never Again Is Now’: Jewish Life in Europe

Evelyn Markus’ family survived one of the darkest periods in history — The Holocaust.<p>After the liberation of Europe, the Markus family relished life in Holland. They practiced their Jewish faith without fear of retribution; they built a family business; and most of all, they embraced their …

‘It Is a Little Frightening’: Glenn Beck Reveals Little-Known Theory That Attempts to Explain Current Events

Glenn Beck explained to his audience Wednesday evening a little-known “prophecy” called “The Fourth Turning,” which author William Strauss describes in a book by the same title.<p>Strauss, now-deceased, suggests a distinct pattern in human history. According to him, each cycle lasts approximately the …

When Your Team Wins the World Series

I sometimes have a difficult time pinpointing the exact moment I became a baseball fan. Some people have a distinct memory of the first game they …

Little Girl Claims She Visited Heaven and Met Jesus During Freak Accident — and Her Harrowing Ordeal Is About to Get a Lot More Attention

A little girl who claims to have visited heaven and met Jesus during a freak accident back in 2011 is about to see her story head to the big screen.<p>Annabelle Beam, 12, and her mother, Christy Beam, have openly spoken about the harrowing ordeal, with Christy sharing all of the details in a book that …

Aerial Fan Photography : world series parade

An estimated 800,000 fans came out to celebrate at a Kansas City Royals World Series parade after the team's win this week. The next day, the Kansas …

Mighty KC! Royals rise in 9th, rule the World

NEW YORK -- The magic ride didn't end until the Royals took their fans and all of Kansas City back to the ultimate joy: A World Series …

Baseball

Royals Win 2015 World Series with Comeback in Game 5

The Royals came back to win the World Series in 12 innings in Game 5.<p>After a quintessentially Royals comeback in the ninth inning, Kansas City scored the go ahead run on a quintessentially Royals set of plays in the 12th inning and won the World Series for the first time since 1985.<p>With one out in …

World Series champion Kansas City Royals show it's not all about the money

The Kansas City Royals will cap their victory parade Tuesday with a rally outside Union Station, a majestic hall that dates to 1914. Time and commerce marched on, and by the middle of the 1990s, the station was abandoned, neglected and very nearly demolished.<p>Not too long ago, the Royals were in …

Baseball

2015 World Series Game 5 results: Royals capture first title in 30 years

Kansas City won its first World Series championship since 1985.<p>For the third time in five games, the Kansas City Royals rallied from a late deficit to win. With two runs in the ninth and five more in the 12th, the Royals won their first World Series championship since 1985 with a 7-2 win over the …

Royals stage epic rally in ninth inning of Game 5 of World Series

NEW YORK - The Kansas City Royals may yet take the crown in Gotham, after all.<p>Shackled all of Sunday night by Matt Harvey, the Royals staged a stunning two-run ninth-inning rally off the tiring New York Mets ace - their eighth come-from-behind effort in this postseason - to send Game 5 of the World …

Relentless Royals win World Series after Mets throw it all away in ninth

It will be the replay that is played over and over again all winter, the haunting image that will make each bitterly cold day all the more bitter in New York.<p>The man in the gray jersey dances off third base, then makes a mad dash for home. The unsuspecting man in the blue jersey clutches the ball, …

Major League Baseball

Royals complete another comeback in Game 4 win

NEW YORK -- The Kansas City Royals have a knack for tormenting opponents, toying with the fan base's emotions and wringing every bit of drama from …

Six outs from evening World Series, Mets implode in 5-3 loss

NEW YORK — There it was, the World Series tied up. Six outs remained. The New York Mets led by a run. Citi Field rocked. Momentum had shifted. And Tyler Clippard took the mound.<p>This was the eighth inning of Game 4 Saturday night, the Kansas City Royals seemingly knocked back a bit. Clippard, the …

Royals upset with Noah Syndergaard's message pitch in World Series

NEW YORK — New York Mets starter Noah Syndergaard, after watching his team get bullied in Kansas City, and even taunted by the Royals, decided Friday evening to take matters in his own hands.<p>He vowed to his teammates he would send a message — as loud and clear as possible — that the New York Mets …