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Dad confronts kidnapper, saves 5-year-old daughter

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A set of Utah parents were awakened Friday to an unsettling noise for 4:30 in the morning: the sound of their front door …

The latest VLC update fixes some Android 5.0 Lollipop issues and more

The VLC media player app for Android has been updated today, bringing the version number up to 1.0.0 over two years after the first public beta was …

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the lineup. mojave desert, ca. 2014.

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

BPG is a New Image Format That Wants to Replace the JPEG with Equal Quality at Half the Size

JPEG is a remarkably resilient file format. Despite having many upstart formats attempt to dethrone it over the years — including JPEG 2000 and …

put out to pasture. mojave desert, ca. 2014.

Mystery Grand Canyon Animal Is a Gray Wolf—Can It Survive?

An animal spotted this fall on the Kaibab Plateau is confirmed as a gray wolf from the northern Rockies.<p>On a recent evening not long after dusk, Natalie Ertz stood in a meadow near the Grand Canyon's north rim and howled like a wolf.<p>There was a good reason for the howl.<p>Ertz, the executive director …

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This Just In: Peter Lik’s Record-Breaking Photo Sale May Constitute Torture

<i>(Newswire, December 13th, Las Vegas)</i> — A group of leading photographers, curators, and general taste arbiters has determined that Peter Lik’s sale of …

An Awkward Space Transforms Into A Multifunctional Family Room

Interior designer Victoria Sanchez designs a living room that pulls double duty as a breakfast room.<p>What the room looked like when designer Victoria Sanchez got her hands on it.<p>At this year's 7th annual DC Design House, a six-bedroom, five-full and two-half bath estate just outside of Washington …

Mark Wahlberg’s Victim Says Marky Mark Didn’t Blind Him And Should Be Pardoned

It still seems pretty grimy to me that Mark Wahlberg would petition to be pardoned for his 1988 assault conviction saying he “goes to church almost every day” without ever reaching out to the victim, but to his credit, it sounds like the assault wasn’t quite so grievous as originally thought. The …

Woman Awarded $1.12M After Being Arrested While Taking Photos Outside a Military Base

A New York woman has been awarded $1.12 million in damages after being arrested back in 2009 while taking photographs outside a military base.<p><i>The</i> …

New Spectacular Moleskine Doodles That Explode with Energy

A lot has changed in a year and a half, or when we last featured the work of Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes. Take a look at his website, called Sketchy Stories, and you'll see a chart filled with logos of the companies he's worked with which include Nike, Ford and Mazda. On Facebook …

Upgrading the Triumph Scrambler, Swedish Style

The Triumph Scrambler looks pretty good straight out of the box. But a few well-judged tweaks can lift it to a whole new level.<p>As much as we love radically modified Triumphs, it’s subtle custom jobs like this Gothenburg-based machine that <i>really</i> get our motors running. It’s the kind of build that …

Motorcycles

Weird Animal Question of the Week: Oddest Eggs of the Animal Kingdom

From the horn shark's "drill bit" to the lacewing's sticky stalks, eggs come in all shape and sizes.<p>Eggs across the animal kingdom range from simple to spectacular—even among the most common of barnyard animals, the chicken.<p>Our Weird Animal Question of the Week came to us via Danny Huynh, who …

Watch This Man Turn a DeLorean Into a Monster Truck, a Limo, and a Hovercraft

Avoid flat-spotting and choose your own tire-storage adventure.<p>John Z. DeLorean's DMC-12 began with an ambitious idea—a Wankel-powered sportscar—that was whittled down by production pressures and other issues to become a not-particularly-sporty shadow of DeLorean's dream. It became an icon in spite …

The 10 Tiniest Rooms We've Ever Seen

Stylish and efficient spaces.<p>From a 48-square-foot kitchen to a tiny and cozy reading nook, we've rounded up beautiful small spaces that don't spare style or efficiency. Take a look a these amazing designs.

Interior Design

It's Only Taken Humans Two Millennia to Design the Perfect Butter Knife

Mankind will no longer have to struggle with spreading butter chunks thanks to a genius knife that features a <b>built-in grater</b>. It can be yours for <b>$14</b>. Brb, going to go buy all the bread.

Elegant Henna Tattoo Crowns Help Cancer Patients Cope With Their Hair Loss

The art and tradition of using all-natural paste from the henna plant to create temporary henna tattoos goes back to ancient Asian and Middle-Eastern …

Body Art

24 People Describe Their Freakiest Encounters With The Supernatural (And It Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine)

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1fCYcWm<p>It’s back — the creepy-ass posts, that is. I’m alone at the Thought Catalog office right now, …

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May 2014

Alaska man, 19, charged with shooting 2 state troopers

As two state troopers struggled to arrest his father, a 19-year-old man armed himself with an assault rifle and shot them seven times, killing them outside his home in a remote Alaska village, authorities said in charges filed Saturday.<p>Nathanial Lee Kangas appeared in a Fairbanks court two days …

Want To Make $1 Billion? Just Solve One Of These Huge Tech Problems

There's a lot of room for improvement when it comes to things like artificial intelligence, mobile payments, internet speeds, and even how we think and communicate.<p>So here's our list of the ten biggest problems in tech right now. Solve one of these, and you're on your way to billions.