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Conan Kicks Off His Live Shows At Comic-Con By Having Batman Beg To Join The Marvel Cinematic Universe

<i>Conan</i> is back at Comic-Con this week, and that means he is letting his geek flag fly alongside a slew of major guests and some impressive surprises. Take this cold open for tonight’s opening episode as an example, pitting the DC Comics and Marvel cinematic universes against each other in the …

Comics

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

Brace Yourself: Here's the Exact Full-Body Workout I Did With the Kettlebell King

If you know me at all, you know I'm a little obsessed with the kettlebell. I was lucky enough to learn from some of the best teachers out there, including Eric Leija, senior kettlebell coach at Onnit who's also known as primal.swoledier on Instagram. He's affectionately called the Kettlebell King. …

Workouts

SEAL who shot bin Laden: Don't wish me a happy Memorial Day

Don’t wish me a happy Memorial Day. There is nothing happy about the loss of the brave men and women of our armed forces who died in combat defending America. Memorial Day is not a celebration.<p>Memorial Day is a time for reflection, pause, remembrance and thanksgiving for patriots who gave up their …

Royal wedding 2018: Black bishop makes history, mentions slavery in American-style sermon

The royal wedding program may have called it an address, but to Americans watching the nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, it sure looked and sounded like Rev. Michael Curry was giving an American-style sermon.<p>As the first African-American to be elected presiding bishop of the Episcopal …

Prince Harry

Here's How Old You Should Be When You Start a Company, According to Science. (It's Not What You Think)

The National Bureau of Economic Research used Census data to find the average age of super-successful founders.<p>Company founders can be as young as in their teens or as old as in their 80s. But is there an ideal age you should be when you start a company? It turns out there is, and it's older than …

Startups

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Self-taught rocket scientist blasts off into California sky

LOS ANGELES (AP) — He finally went up — just like the self-taught rocket scientist always pledged he would.He came back down in one piece, too — a …

Don't Spend A Cent On Bitcoin Until You See John Oliver's Cryptocurrency Warning

"Last Week Tonight" host breaks it all down.<p>Confused by cryptocurrencies? Baffled by bitcoin?<p>“Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver is here to help with a funny-but-thorough explanation of all the terms being thrown around and the absolutely crazy amounts of money some people are making just by …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Woman who cared for Florida shooter wants control of his inheritance

PARKLAND, Fla. — The woman left in charge of the accused Florida school shooter and his brother after their mom died last year filed court papers the …

The Women’s Skiing Freestyle Event Was Infiltrated By An Average Skier Who Gamed The Winter Olympics Scoring System

Elizabeth Swaney is a 33-year-old skier from Oakland, California who made the 2018 Winter Olympics with Hungary. She didn’t have the best run on the halfpipe on Monday, but you can certainly argue she had the most aesthetically interesting one.<p>Swaney made some waves on President’s Day when she took …

Florida school shooter's Instagram account shows a gun-obsessed, deeply troubled teen

At least 17 people are dead after a Florida teen opened fire on his former school. The shooter, identified by the Associated Press as 19-year-old Nikolas “Nick” de Jesus Cruz reportedly fired the first shot at around 2:30pm local time, moments before students were dismissed from Marjory Stoneman …

Cooking Secrets Used By Restaurant Chefs

The food you get at a restaurant tastes different than homemade by design, because why would you pay restaurant prices for food you can make at …

Did the Air Force bomb the SpaceX rocket that fell into the sea?

One very good thing that happened this week was SpaceX’s successful Falcon Heavy test launch, and subsequent jaw-dropping dual rocket landing. But …

Space Travel
Crime

Russian pilot blows himself up to avoid capture by jihadists

A Russian pilot who was forced to eject from his stricken jet over Syria killed himself with a grenade to avoid being captured by jihadists — as he shouted, “This is for our guys!”<p>Maj. Roman Filipov’s Sukhoi 25SM fighter was struck by a portable surface-to-air missile as he flew low over …

Lawmaker wants to ban Elon Musk's flamethrower

Elon Musk may be pulling off one of the most epic "Spaceballs" jokes ever with the preorder sales for his Boring Company flamethrowers, but at least one California politician doesn't find it funny it all.<p>Assemblymember Miguel Santiago, a Democrat who represents Los Angeles, said Monday he intends …

‘SNL’ Addresses the Aziz Ansari Situation in Hilarious, Uncomfortable Fashion — Watch

Try not to say the wrong thing.<p>How to discuss the Aziz Ansari accusations with your friends? That’s a question “Saturday Night Live” grappled with …

Watch The Undertaker Make His Return At WWE Raw 25

Heading into Monday night’s star-studded Raw 25, pro wrestling fans were promised that the Undertaker would make his much-speculated-upon return for the first time since losing what was seemingly his retirement match to Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 33 last year. Rumors and innuendo swirled that he …

USA Network

Comedian Steve Brown Viciously Attacked During Set

<b>7:45 AM PT -- Cops say the suspect's first name is Marvin, and ... shocker ... he was boozing at the club. We're told 4 people in the club, aside</b> …

"The Last Jedi" Director Just Clapped Back At His Critics So Hard, They're All Force Ghosts Now

Rian Johnson has had enough of your complaints.

Watch This MH-60S Shear Off Its Tailwheel While Taxiing At NYC's Wall Street Heliport

"Missed it by THAT much!"<p>Youtube Screencap<p>Tyler RogowayView Tyler Rogoway's Articles<p>twitter.com/Aviation_Intel<p>It's not exactly clear when the video …

Aidy Bryant had a real message for all men on 'Saturday Night Live' Weekend Update

The two stars of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>'s Weekend Update sketch weren't hosts Michael Che and Colin Jost this week. That honor goes instead to two of …

LaVar Ball

Sanders Is Sick of Fake News: Posts Audio of Trump's Actual Conversation With WSJ

The Wall Street Journal conducted an interview with President Donald Trump during which North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, was brought up.<p>The Journal …

Donald Trump

WATCH: Vikings win on impossible walk-off TD, destroy gamblers by taking knee on XP

The Vikings stunned the Saints late in a game no one will ever forget<p>The Minnesota Vikings have been a snake-bit organization for a long time but …

This is the most disrespectful soccer move I’ve seen in years

Just watch.<p>This morning I was sent a video of one of the most disrespectful moves ever seen in a soccer field. A friend and I named it the “Weeping Jesus” because it was the first thing he said when he saw the video.<p>I have to thank Andre for bringing this wonderful moment into our lives. I’ve seen …

A 'Bomb Cyclone' Forming off the East Coast Could Bring the Coldest Temperatures in 100 Years

As record cold temperatures paralyze much of the country, a “bomb cyclone” forming off the East Coast is threatening to douse the area from Northern …

Weather

Sean Payton has strange, tense exchange with Dirk Koetter after Saints lose to Bucs

It appears we have a new coaching rift in the NFL<p>The Buccaneers surprisingly decided to retain coach Dirk Koetter despite a 5-11 season, which means …