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Oculus VR Employees Are Getting Death Threats Following The $2 Billion Facebook Deal

But Oculus, without even having a consumer product on the market yet (they have built prototype headsets that immerse users in a mind-blowing virtual environment) has already received tons of negative feedback, to include death threats.<p>"These are the kind of mergers that make me cringe," wrote one …

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Teen banned from track meet over pink Mohawk to support cancer-stricken mom

A Michigan high school student was banned from competing in his school track meet unless he got rid of the pink Mohawk he’s sporting to honor his mother who has breast cancer.<p>Mike Barker, a junior at West Iron County High School in Iron River, Mich., told FoxNews.com he was told his new hair style …

Palestinians, Israeli Settlers Fight Security Barrier in Nature Area

GUSH ETZION, THE WEST BANK — One evening in late January, a group of settlers here gathered on Tu Bishvat, a Jewish holiday marking “the new year of the trees,” the start of a new harvesting cycle. Many Israelis celebrate ecological awareness on this day, planting trees and eating biblical fruits, …

100 Cats Rescued from House Belonging to Hoarder Twin Sisters

More than 100 cats were rescued from a home in Texas belonging to elderly twin sisters who were living with the animals in appalling conditions, …

Friendly fire: Navy seeks 'dummy' training missiles to shoot at pilots

The Navy is considering a novel way to protect its fighter pilots: firing live shoulder-launched surface-to-air missiles at them to train them in evasive action and test aircraft missile warning systems.<p>The shoulder-fired missiles in the hands of terrorists, criminal and enemy fighters pose a …

Trial set for woman linked to firefighter ambush

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- On June 20, 2010, Dawn Nguyen allegedly walked to the counter at a sporting goods store and bought a Mossberg 12-gauge shotgun and a Bushmaster .223-caliber semi-automatic rifle.<p>She paid $999.99 for the Bushmaster — a $200 discount — and an additional $319.99 for the shotgun, …

Earthquake Rattles Yellowstone National Park, No Damage Reported

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Yellowstone National Park in Montana early Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of damage.<p>Peter Cervelli, a spokesman for the U.S. Geological Survey’s Yellowstone Volcano Observatory said the quake, which hit at 6:34 a.m. local time, was centered almost in …

Egypt Anti-Sisi hashtag sweeps Twitter

<b>A hashtag insulting presidential candidate Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has been circulating widely on social media in Egypt.</b><p>The hashtag, which translates as "vote for the pimp", has been tweeted hundreds of thousands of times.<p>Mr Sisi deposed Egypt's Islamist president, Mohammed Morsi, last July, after …

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North Korea

April 15, 2012. North Korean residents watch a fireworks display over the 170-metre-high Tower of the Juche Idea, named after the principle of Juche, …

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called on Western powers to back a proposal for a "federal" structure in Ukraine. STORY>http://www.ketknbc.com/news/russia-suggests-federal-structure-for-ukraine-ahea Photo from MGN Online.