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It's Black Friday, so, um, here are some black cars*

LaFerrari Aperta<p>Today, you may or may not have noticed, is Black Friday. In other words, the day the public batter each other senselessly to get a …

Mercedes-Benz

Ancient mystery text nobody’s deciphered set for publication

BURGOS, Spain (AFP) — It’s one of the world’s most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one — …

This wireless antenna may make cord cutting easier

WatchAir<p>WatchAir is attempting to reinvent the TV antenna for the modern age using a suite of apps that can stream TV to a number of different devices including your smartphone, and adding the ability to record shows. The company says the antenna, which doesn't need to be connected to your TV to …

Ancient people conquered the Arctic at least 45,000 years ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The frozen carcass of a woolly mammoth found in Siberia with unmistakable signs of spear wounds is providing evidence that people inhabited Arctic regions thousands of years earlier than previously known.<p>Researcher Sergey Gorbunov is shown working on the excavation of a …

Anthropology

Ancient Egyptian raptor from SA a world first

A 3D image of the raptor mummy shows the tail of the mouse extending through the bird’s oesophagus, crop and into its gizzard. Photo: Stellenbosch …

How to Install Epoxy Garage Floor Coating

Your garage stores thousands of dollars in vehicles, tools, and who knows what else. Give it some love by installing a protective epoxy floor coating …

Home Improvement

Thousands of Precious Objects Unearthed in Ancient Mexican City of Teotihuacan | VICE News

Archeologists in Mexico have announced an unprecedented find of at least 50,000 relics in a previously unexplored tunnel beneath a key pyramid and temple structure at Teotihuacan, the ancient ceremonial center on the outskirts of Mexico City.<p>Mexico's National Institute of Anthropology and History, …

Behind Tomb Connected to Alexander the Great, Intrigue Worthy of "Game of Thrones"

As archaeologists dig deeper into the burial mound, ancient sources tell a tale of family drama and palace intrigue.<p>Suspense is rising as archaeologists sift for clues to the identity of the person buried with pomp and circumstance in the mysterious Amphipolis tomb in what is now northern Greece. …

This Four-Acre Indoor Web Was Home To 107 Million Spiders

Where there's poop, there's flies. Where there's flies, there's spiders.<p>But what if there's a lot of flies? Like at a sewage treatment plant?<p>Then, this could happen:<p><b>More photos below</b><p>This is a photo of a section of a four-acre web that was found in 2009 at the Baltimore Wastewater Treatment Plant in …

Quirky Mansions Make a Tough Sell

Extreme dream homes—featuring Medieval turrets, a Western saloon or a ‘Hobbit’ house—cost millions to build. Expect challenges when it’s time to sell.<p>By<p>Candace Taylor<p>Candace Taylor<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@CandaceETaylor<p>candace.taylor@wsj.com<p>John Nugent spared no expense customizing his …

Real Estate

Mexico archaeologists reach end of Teotihuacan tunnel sealed 2,000 years ago, find offering and three chambers beyond

MEXICO CITY – A yearslong exploration of a tunnel sealed almost 2,000 years ago at the ancient city of Teotihuacan yielded thousands of relics and …

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

First Look: HP pushes into 3-D printing, Blended Reality

NEW YORK — It's no secret that this has been a challenging period for Hewlett-Packard, which is splitting itself into two after 75 years. For the past five of those years, HP has been quietly working on tech initiatives that it is counting on to bring back a halo to the brand.<p>On Wednesday, HP …

Who’s Hotter, Iggy Azalea or Marlon Wayans?? | TMZ

Amazon Warriors' Names Revealed Amid "Gibberish" on Ancient Greek Vases

Translations reveal Amazons' names such as Don't Fail and Hot Flanks hidden in ancient "nonsense" inscriptions.<p>Ancient Greek vases have revealed the hidden names of Amazons, mythology's warrior women, in a report deciphering ancient languages unspoken for millennia.<p>In the forthcoming study of …

5 startups that could radically transform the world around us

Some startups are useful, some are beautiful, and some are pointless – I’m looking at you, Yo!<p>Then, there are some design ideas that have the potential to radically change our futures. These are creations that 15 years ago you wouldn’t have dreamed possible.<p>At the Victoria & Albert Museum this week …

Five myths about all-inclusives

All-inclusives? Aren't those resorts where the drinks are watered down, the beaches are crowded and the accommodations are pretty minimal? Not exactly. The best thing about all-inclusives might just be that this one-price vacation gives you peace of mind and eliminates wallet shock at check out. …

Lindsay Lohan I Swear to God ... I Had a Miscarriage

<b>Lindsay Lohan</b> has sworn under penalty of perjury <b>she suffered a miscarriage</b> ... which means she better be telling the truth, or she could land in jail.<p>…

Porn Star Layton Benton -- Chase Closed My Bank Account Because I Do Porn! | TMZ

All you could want from the N.Y. Auto Show

The 2014 New York International Auto Show has opened its doors to the public to show off this year's hottest cars and new models. The show opened with a sneak preview to the public and then runs until April 27.<p>For those who can't make it to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in person, the …

Rich, Smart People Use Coupons, Says a Coupon Company

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Evidence is mounting that the more wealth you've accumulated, the more likely it is you use online coupons to save a few …

East London arsenal one of biggest hauls, say police

<b>One of the capital's biggest gun hauls has been made in east London, the Metropolitan Police have said.</b><p>The 30 firearms seized from an address in Leyton include assault rifles, sawn off shotguns and a Thompson machine gun.<p>A large amount of ammunition was also seized in the raid on Wednesday …

Sheffield man Aras Hussein guilty of beheading girlfriend

<b>A man who beheaded his teenage girlfriend with a kitchen knife has been found guilty of her murder.</b><p>Pizza delivery driver Aras Hussein decapitated 18-year-old student Reema Ramzan at his flat in Sheffield in June before stabbing himself in the chest.<p>The 21-year-old was jailed for life at Sheffield …

Sex Scandal Rocks the Duggars’ Christian Patriarchy Movement

The far-right Christian Patriarchy movement is on the verge of collapse after a series of alleged affairs, assaults, and more involving the …

New Banksy artwork in Bristol removed with crowbar by local club

<b>New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy has been removed within hours of being found in Bristol.</b><p>The artwork, showing a couple embracing while checking their mobile phones, was posted on Banky's website on Monday and discovered on Clement Street earlier.<p>Hours later, the nearby Broad Plains Boys …

Irish police return blonde girl to Roma family

Ireland's police force and health service have been forced into an embarrassing U-turn over the seizure of a young Roma girl from her family because she had blue eyes and blonde hair.<p>The Irish justice minister, Alan Shatter, has asked the head of the Irish police force, the Garda Síochána, to …

8 Inexpensive Vacation Alternatives To Big-Ticket Getaways

When it comes to choosing travel destinations, certain trusted standards spring to mind: Paris for urban exploring. The Bahamas for beach lolling. Greece for island hopping. Napa for wine.<p>The trouble is that these popular spots can prove pricey. Luckily, there are plenty of alternative …

Holding 30 stocks for 78 years? It's a winner

Take the stocks of 30 corporate leaders. Hold them for 78 years. What do you get?<p>A winning fund, apparently.<p>ING Corporate Leaders Trust (ticker: LEXCX) was formed in 1935, when Franklin Roosevelt was president and the nation was still in the Great Depression. Management took the stocks of 30 …

Women's fights more popular than men's on TUF

Roughly one month into the fall season for the UFC's Ultimate Fighter reality show, and Bellator's Friday night live shows, a few patterns have been …