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March 23, 2018 3:25 PM Shocking video surfaces of Valerie Thompson's 343 mph motorcycle crash

Valerie Thompson was attempting to break the motorcycle land speed record of 376 mph when she crashed at a whopping 343 mph. She sustained only minor bumps and bruises. Valerie Thompson was going for the motorcycle land speed record of 376 mph when it all went wrong. Video of the accident show the fish-shaped bike flipping end over end, rolling over and sliding 90

March 15, 2018 4:40 PM A Shockingly Fast SUV: The 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

I WAS AN IMAGINATIVE child but never dreamed there would ever be such a beast as the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio—and I was locked in my room a lot. This hot-rodded version of the brand’s urbane Stelvio SUV comes fully loaded with hyphens: a Ferrari-derived, 505-hp twin-turbo V6, blink-quick eight-speed transmission, carbon-fiber drive shaft, torque-vectoring 43

March 12, 2018 4:22 PM 'Speed Queen' Valerie Thompson aiming to break 376 mph motorcycle record this weekend

Valerie Thompson will attempt to become the fastest person on two wheels in Australia this week. (Valerie Thompson Racing) Valerie Thompson is already the fastest woman on two wheels, but now she wants to be the fastest human, period. “America’s Queen of Speed” is in Australia where she and her crew are shaking down their streamlined motorcycle ahead 109

March 2, 2018 2:25 PM Manhole cover blasts open after carbon monoxide explosion leaks toxic gas into Bronx building

The carbon monoxide blast blew off a manhole cover in the early morning hours Friday. A carbon monoxide explosion blasted open a Bronx manhole before leaking toxic gas into the basement of a nearby building injuring two early Friday, officials said. The detonation went off beneath a manhole on Park Ave. near E. 187th St. in Fordham Heights around 1:05 a.m., according 100

March 1, 2018 3:23 PM Model Gets Tattoo of her Feline Using Ink Made Out of her Cat's Hair (and You Can Too!)

According to The Sun, Toelle, whose modeling name is Makani Terror, recently got a large, colorful thigh tattoo of her feline Gizmo from tattoo artist Roman Abrego at Artistic Element Tattoo in Yucaipa, California. While it’s not unusual for pet owners to get a permanent tribute honoring their pets inked on their body, Toelle’s was a little different 132

January 28, 2018 1:53 AM Canada's Saskatchewan chooses Scott Moe as next premier

(Reuters) - The governing party of the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan on Saturday chose a new leader who is a staunch opponent of the federal government’s plans to implement carbon taxes across the nation. The right-leaning Saskatchewan Party chose Scott Moe to replace Brad Wall as party leader and the province’s premier. Moe is expected to be sworn 57

January 5, 2018 7:48 PM Washington's new weapon of choice against rats is dry ice as rodents raise complaints to four-year high

The dry ice approach comes as rat complaints in Washington have reached a four-year high. WASHINGTON— Any mists spotted rising over the swamp may just be Washington wielding its newest weapon in its never-ending war on rats: dry ice. The District of Columbia’s rodent control division’s program manager, Gerard Brown, tells The Washington Post the frozen 35

January 3, 2018 12:23 AM Parents and their young children found dead in Arizona vacation cabin

A family of four was found dead from possbile carbon monoxide poisoning inside this cabin in Parks, Arizona on Monday. PARKS, Ariz. — An Arizona family of four, including two young children, staying in a northern Arizona cabin has been found dead of possible carbon monoxide poisoning. The Coconino County Sheriff's Office said the bodies of the four family 72

December 27, 2017 12:21 AM China Takes Another Green Step Forward

‘Green development’ index aimed at guiding local governments toward more-sustainable development BEIJING—China is adopting a new green index in a bid to pressure local governments to reduce pollution and create more-sustainable economic development—though a high pace of growth is likely to remain the Chinese leadership’s priority. In the works for more than a year—and talked 62

December 19, 2017 1:17 AM K-pop boy band star Kim Jong-hyun dies at 27

The lead singer of the K-pop boy band SHINee, Kim Jong-hyun, died Monday, after his sister alerted police he may be trying to kill himself, South Korean police told ABC News. His death shocked fans across the country. He was 27. Found unconscious in an apartment in Seoul, Jong-hyun was immediately moved to an emergency room in Konkuk University Medical 121