In the early morning hours on July 4th, 1986, 21-year-old Lance Corporal Howard A. Foote Jr. climbed a ladder leading into the cockpit of an A-4M Skyhawk. He started the jet up, taxied to one of Marine Corps Air Station El Toro’s runways—which was unlit at the time—and pushed the throttles forward. Show More Summary
It's been a tough year for Ben Affleck. Perhaps best exemplified by the pic of him (above) buying cigarettes alone at an El Lay gas station on Thanksgiving, the Gone Girl star had a difficult past few months after splitting from Jennifer Garner amid a cheating scandal. Photos: 2015 Was The Year Love Died! Over the holiday [...]
A call came in to the Compton sheriff’s station the day after Thanksgiving: A baby was crying near a riverbed at 136th Street and Slater Avenue. Two sheriff’s deputies who went to the scene around 4 p.m. zeroed in on the muffled cries, according to a news release by Sgt. Marvin Jaramilla of the...
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Protesters chained themselves to the railway tracks at Frankfurt station on Saturday to hold up a train carrying Germany's environment minister who was traveling to Paris for a global climate conference, a police spokesman said.
Billboards, newsletters, radio stations, murals, big-screens, and pamphlets. ISIS inundates the residents of its territory with propaganda that has become nearly impossible to escape. It's well-known that ISIS has been very successful...Show More Summary
Besides volcanoes, mines, deserted farm roads, Area 51 and the International Space Station, the best place to see UFOs these days seems to be through the window of an airborne passenger plane. Why are the numbers of these sightings increasing? Are UFOs becoming more interested in planes...
The US-led coalition airstrikes hit water pumping stations in al-Khafseh area, East of Aleppo, causing them to go out of service on Thursday.
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Whether you like it or not, your December playlist will be filled with holiday songs. In malls, grocery stores, gas stations, big-box retailers, insidious commercials, Grandma's house and looping in your brain, Christmas songs lie in wait to infect the head with holly jolly standards. Whether you...
Muslim radicals allegedly set on fire a Christian TV station in Karachi, Pakistan, resulting in the collapse of the building.
Ben Affleck keeps it casual in sweats while making a solo trip to a gas station convenience store on Thanksgiving afternoon (November 26) in Brentwood, Calif. Earlier this month, the 43-year-old actor headed back to his hometown of Boston to film his upcoming movie Live By Night. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ben [...]
Want to set up your own television station? This hack might help: [Jan Panteltje] has worked out how to turn a Raspberry Pi into a DVB-S transmitter. DVB-S is a TV transmission standard originally created for satellite broadcasts, but Hams also use it to send video on the amateur bands. Show More Summary
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What goes into preparing a spacecraft for a cargo run to the space station? Take a peek behind the scenes with this gallery of photos from preparing the Cygnus spacecraft for its first cargo run since the last attempt ended in explosion last year. Read more...
Astronauts living on the International Space Station have to learn to do without certain comforts like toast and gravity. But miss Thanksgiving? No way.[Why American astronauts drink Russian urine]American astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren had the day off from their duties, which usually involve hours of scheduled experiments. Show More Summary
The Belgian police have evacuated people from a train station in the town of Namur after bomb reports, local media reported Friday, citing the Belgian state SNCB company.
With Creed now in theaters, Rocky fans can finally see how helmer Ryan Coogler, the brain also behind 2013's acclaimed Fruitvale Station, and star Michael B. Jordan, who plays Stallone’s fervent protégé, have shaken up the big-screen boxer's legacy. To shed light on the much-hyped film, Coogler sat down with us and... More »
Robert Barnes, 51, died on Wednesday after being in a coma since an April 7 beating by a mob of... The post Homeless Man Dies After Months in Coma From Savage Black Mob Beating at Philly Gas Station appeared first on The Gateway Pun...
A donut-shaped UFO was captured on video outside the International Space Station shortly before the video feed was mysteriously cut (again!). A few days later, two similar donut UFOs were captured on video over Thailand. Are the sightings related? Are these UFOs part of the same fleet?...
Archaeologists say they have made a ground-breaking discovery on Anglesey. Experts have found what appears to be a small Roman fort on land near Cemlyn Bay and close to the Wylfa power station,. An new Roman era 'fortlet' has been found...Show More Summary