On April 29th, the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, addressed the inaugural meeting of the Giants Club Summit, a conference held near Mount Kenya that is devoted to combatting the accelerated destruction of Africa’s elephants. Soaring...Show More Summary
This is NUTS. The members of the Armored Combat League get dressed up in medieval armor and go at it, hard. Like full on with knives and axes and clubs. We've seen guys' fingers get cut off, we've seen guys' knees kicked in, we've seen...Show More Summary
In this short film, ‘Harlem Knight Fight’, Damion DiGrazia talks about a club that he joined: the New York chapter of the Armored Combat League, which looks like a sort of brutal medieval version of MMA fighting. Read more...
The flagstand can be a dangerous place. It's why the the person in charge of displaying the flags at NASCAR races wears a helmet. A helmet wouldn't have done much to combat the bees the flagstand at Auto Club Speedway got swarmed with on Friday. Show More Summary
The U.S. Department of Defense is rapidly ramping up its cyber efforts to combat the operations of terrorist organization ISIL, or ISIS. Speaking at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter yesterday described the importance of disrupting ISIL’s communications networks and their use of the Internet for propaganda and recruitment. “It’s the […]
MasterCard announced Monday that it will begin accepting selfies in lieu of passwords in order to combat identity theft. As the president of my own fan club, I couldn't be more pleased. Another excuse for me to look at myself? As my fellow millennials would say, "YAAAAS KWEEN SLAY!"The new... More »
Global economic fears and the proliferation of stock Bear markets have grown in recent months. The Bank of Japan (BOJ) has joined the negative interest rate club to combat a deflationary debt implosion as the deliberation of the...
Televangelist Pat Robertson asserted this week that women who wanted to serve their country in combat roles were probably sexual deviants inspired by the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey.” On the Thursday edition of The 700 Club, Robertson asked co-host Wendy Griffith why women would want to...
WASHINGTON -- The Sierra Club on Wednesday released a report on the final text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, concluding that the landmark trade deal would be a significant setback in efforts to combat climate change and protect the environment. Show More Summary
All might not be rosy in the garden of Atletico Madrid, but Diego Simeone’s side resume club combat after the international break unbeaten in seven matches in all competitions. The 1-0 victory over Sporting Gijon achieved by a stoppage-time...Show More Summary
Famous Bodyguard Edith Garrud demonstrates a jujitsu move on a policeman. (Photo: Tony Wolf/Public Domain) Beneath the folds of their Victorian dresses, the Suffrajitsus concealed wooden clubs—preparation for hand-to-hand combat with...Show More Summary
Photo by Hotli Simanjuntak/EPA David Yoshida ended up at the Wangu Sanda club by accident. The initial goal was a teaching job in Japan to continue training the martial arts he had started at university in the UK. Finding a job in Japan proved difficult, but getting one teaching English in China took just a single day. Show More Summary
Jane Doe is more than meets the eye. In the figurative sense, what with the hidden array of combat, weapon, and language skills at her disposal, the dense tapestry of inked riddles on her body, and the dearth of information about her true identity. Show More Summary
Marruecos está a punto de convertirse en nuevo usuario mundial del principal carro de combate estadounidense, el M-1 Abrams. Y Rusia se valió de esta venta como excusa para alardear de sus misiles, y realizar una amenaza velada. En 2012 la agencia estadounidense de cooperación para la defensa y la...
Drone combat pro Kyle Ettinger went undefeated in his last tournament, knocking down the other teams’ drones one after another. He’s a drone fight club champion—and he’s only 15. Kyle picked up his first drone about two years ago while working at a hobby shop, and quickly became hooked. Show More Summary
The Yankees were uncharacteristically quiet as the non-waiver trade deadline came and went. What moves can they still make to bolster their club? Bleacher Report's Scott Miller joins Kay Adams to discuss the Yankees in the video above. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
The counterfeiting of goods is a major worldwide problem that affects everything from Rolex watches to corn flakes. The Rémy Martin Club Connected Bottle combats the problem using NFC technology to authenticate its upmarket contentsShow More Summary
The Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Submission Wrestling World Championship, which takes place from Aug. 28-30, 2015, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, just lost its previously announced "super fight" between former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)...Show More Summary
UFC 188 was one of the most anticipated mixed martial arts events in recent times. With Fabrício Werdum being an Abu Dhabi Combat Club World Heavyweight Champion, a European jiu-jitsu champion and two-time jiu-jitsu world champion, and...Show More Summary
The contrast in media narratives about Baltimore and Waco are undeniable—but many white Americans are blind to them. Earlier this week, outlaw motorcycle clubs engaged in a daylight gun battle in Waco, Texas. This combat involved hundreds of people. Show More Summary