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The 2015 Ford Mustang wants to conquer the world

But can it conquer its competition?<p>"The Mustang is the essence of Ford on a good day." So says Ford global marketing vice president Jim Farley, who's in charge of the sixth-generationMustang. Whether he means this or it's a case of accidental honesty, he's exactly right. The Mustang is Ford, for …

Nymphomaniac trailer accidentally shown to Florida children

A cinema audience of children waiting to view the hit Disney animation Frozen were accidentally shown a trailer for explicit art house sex epic Nymphomaniac.<p>Parents in the auditorium in Tampa, Florida, reportedly struggled to cover the eyes of their offspring, while others headed swiftly for the …

Guy Gets Technical Foul for Swearing at XBOX ONE in NBA 2K14

The NFL's Annual Game In Toronto Was A Complete Bust This Year

For the sixth straight year the Buffalo Bills are playing a home game in Toronto and by the looks of the crowd at kickoff it looks like the people of Toronto are losing interest.<p>Last season's game in Toronto drew just 40,770 fans, the first game that failed to draw over 50,000 fans. This year's …

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Mike Tomlin, Steelers facing fine, possible loss of draft pick

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin's near-interference with a Ravens kick returner is the subject of 'an aggressive review,' according to a league source.<p><i>For</i> …

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Gerald Henderson successfully completes pass to unsuspecting fan's face

Bobcats basketball has long been a danger to the eyes but now it's also a danger to the rest of your face.<p>Gerald Henderson was trying to kick out after a drive to the paint and threw an errant pass that skied over the rest of the players and nailed an unsuspecting lady in the crowd right in the …

Biggest Storylines Heading into the MLB Offseason's 2nd Month

With one month of the MLB offseason complete and the winter meetings coming up, what has already been a busy first few weeks of transactions promises to only get busier in the weeks ahead.<p>On the free-agent market, Brian McCann, Jhonny Peralta and Ricky Nolasco have each landed long-term deals to …

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Gift Guide: Be Super-Healthy On A Shoestring Budget

Are you tired of watching expensive gadgets turn your friends into Abercrombie models? Well, my pudgy popper, we’ve got a holiday gift guide that’ll give you five more ab packs without breaking your piggy bank.<p><b>Standing Desk Vs. Cardboard Box</b><p>It’s well-known that sitting all day long is slowing …

What might be one of the worst video games ever released has now been withdrawn

Cricket is often accused of being rather dull. Not so if you played Ashes 2013, a video game so bad it makes the sport entertaining even for those who don’t know how it works. Produced by 505 Games in time for the biennial England-Australia bilateral series known as “the Ashes,” the game has …

UK man tries to retrieve $7.5 million in bitcoins from dump

A man from Newport, Wales, is searching the dump for a hard drive he threw away despite it having $7.5 million worth of bitcoins.<p>Bitcoins are a digital currency whose value has benefited from intense attention and speculative investing. They can be stored as data in digital wallets using online …

Online Life

PlayStation 4 and PS Vita bundle now available in the UK, but it's no bargain

Remember that rumored PlayStation 4 and PS Vita bundle that was due to reach the UK in time for the holidays? It's now official -- if not the discount that some were hoping for. Sony UK head Fergal Gara tells <i>Eurogamer</i> that some stores are carrying the device combo starting today, but it will cost …

Full Scale Millennium Falcon Completed for STAR WARS: EPISODE VII!

Last Call-The Bling is Strong With This One Edition

One can never have too much swag.<p><i>Last Call indicates the end of Hooniverse’s broadcast day. It’s meant to be an open forum for anyone and anything.</i> …

60 years in an iron lung: US polio survivor worries about new global threat

It’s a long way from central Oklahoma to Syria, but one of America’s last iron lung survivors says she’s a living reminder that an outbreak of polio anywhere in the world is a danger everywhere.<p>Martha Ann Lillard, now 65, has spent most of the past six decades inside an 800-pound machine that helps …

London's perfect Grammar

The big music story of 2013 hasn't been the emergence of a bright new artist or genre. When people look back on this year they'll think of Robin Thicke's creepy uncle routine, Miley Cyrus giving oral pleasure to builders' hardware or Kanye West's Nietzschean rants about his fiancée's bottom. This …

Jason Kidd Says He Spilled His Drink In An Attempt To Win

Jason Kidd, the first-year coach for the Brooklyn Nets, admitted that he spilled a drink on purpose in attempt to win a game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.<p>By Thursday, the league had reviewed video and fined him $50,000 for the stunt and last night, Kidd finally talked about the …