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VIDEO: Diver's attempt goes terribly wrong

Everyone has their off days, but unfortunately for 19-year-old competitive diver Maddison Keeney, hers was caught on video for all to see.

  • Former ISIS fighter explains why he joined the terror army — and why he left after just 3 days

    A former Islamic State militant recently spoke with NBC news about his experience fighting with the group in Syria — and why he surrendered after just three days on the frontlines. The man, a 24-year-old single father and college dropout who traveled from New York back to his native Turkey, told NBC what has become a familiar story. This is a common profile among those recruited by the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, who are often young men (and women) seeking purpose and identity.

    Business Insider
  • Oil prices set to recover but oversupply will cap gains - Reuters poll

    "Prices are at unsustainable lows after an exaggerated selloff," said Carsten Fritsch, analyst at Commerzbank in Frankfurt. Benchmark Brent hit a low of $52.28 a barrel on Tuesday, its cheapest since Feb. 2 as an oversupply of crude and the rising dollar combined with worries over China, the world's biggest energy consumer.

    Reuters
  • Man Arrested After Shooting Down Drone Hovering Over His Property

    A man has been arrested in Kentucky after shooting down a camera-equipped drone that was hovering on his property. Considering the drone’s presence above his property to be an invasion of privacy, William H. Merideth blasted it out of the sky using a shotgun. Merideth told Ars Technica:  "It was hovering, I would never have shot it if it was flying.

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  • Topless sisters stopped by Kitchener officer go bare-chested whenever they can

    One of three Ontario sisters stopped by Kitchener police last week for riding their bikes topless says that she, her siblings and their mother exercise their right to go topless whenever they can. Mohamed and her sisters were then told that there had been complaints about their exposed breasts, which they countered.

    Daily Brew
  • Minnesota dentist tells patients to seek care elsewhere, says he rarely discussed hunting

    Walter James Palmer remained secluded in the face of protests at his suburban Minneapolis clinic and intense condemnation online. In Zimbabwe, a hunting guide and a farm owner appeared in court on allegations they helped Palmer kill the lion named Cecil. Zimbabwe police have said they are looking for Palmer, whose exact whereabouts were unknown.

    The Canadian Press
  • Baby Owl Questioned In Owlbsolutely Adorable Police Encounter

    A sheriff's deputy in Boulder County, Colorado, came across this suspicious baby owl last week. After a brief and clearly tense standoff, it seemed clear the northern saw-whet owl was guilty of being owl-bsolutely owl-dorable. One Twitter user asked if the owl revealed how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop.

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  • These 2 unlikely fast-food restaurants are killing the rest of the industry

    Arby's just reported same-store sales growth of 7.6% compared with last year's second quarter. Burger King's sales are up 7.9%. "It's been a process," Arby's CEO Paul Brown told Business Insider in February.

    Business Insider
  • 'Fuller House': Twins Are Back! 

    Well, at least one set of twins is confirmed to join "Fuller House." Nicky and Alex are back! The actors who played Uncle Jesse and Aunt Becky's sons on '90s sitcom "Full House" are returning for the upcoming spin-off. Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit and Blake Tuomy-Wilhoit shared Instagram shots of their scripts for the series' first episode on Monday and Tuesday, respectively.

    Access Hollywood
  • Safe Sex In A Can: Design Student Invents Spray-On CONDOM

    Design student Michele Chu has come up with the spray-on condom as part of her Girlplay condom company - and it’s aimed at both men and women. Michele wants to revolutionise the condom market - and the spray-on version is the centrepiece of her designs. The student of Pratt College of Art and Design said: “I thought the condom market needed some refreshing.

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  • The 10 Best Stocks to Hold Forever

    Few people realize these stocks exist. But many of the richest, most successful investors have been cashing in on them for decades. Now you can too...

  • Woman, 40, Jailed For Having Sex With Boy, 12, Having His Child

    The mum-of-four was sentenced at the Victorian County Court (Picture: Google)An Australian woman has been jailed for six years for having sex with a 12-year-old boy and bearing his child.The 40-year-old Melbourne mother - who cannot be named - was sentenced

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  • The Not-So-Super Food: Kale Eaters Issued A Warning

    Lauren, who runs I.AM.YOU.Studio in New York, warns that Kale can make you bloated, slow down your metabolism and even cause kidney stones. Lauren also points out that Kale is a high oxalate food, which some experts suggest plays a part in the formation of kidney stones.

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  • Two new driving laws coming, one with $490 fine

    Mon, Jul 27: Two new little known driving laws will soon come into effect in Ontario. Cindy Pom received a visual demonstration from police.

    Global News
  • 5 Overlooked Ways to Cool Down a Hot Room (7 photos)

    There's one in every home. Whether it's a finished basement or a converted attic, a west-facing sunroom or a live-in garage, there always seems to be a particular spot in the house where the temperature soars in the summer. While other rooms under the

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  • Video: Avengers: Age Of Ultron: Top Of The Line

    The most powerful super heroes in the world, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye try to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans.

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  • Outrage over Cecil the lion provokes skepticism in Northern hunters

    Some northern hunters are skeptical about the global outrage against sport hunting sparked by the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe. Earlier this month, a wealthy Minnesota dentist, Walter Palmer, killed the well-known lion named Cecil. For days, people have been lighting up Twitter and Facebook, raging against Palmer and, more broadly, sport hunting.

    CBC
  • Orphaned best friends from India reunited 10 years later in Canada

    Ten years ago, two best friends at an orphanage in India were separated. Tara Singh was four when she was adopted into a Kelowna, B.C., family, while a family in Norway welcomed five year old Anna Dalhaug. The two girls have kept in touch through Facebook, but for the first time since their adoptions, they were reunited in Canada thanks to Mohini Singh, Tara's adoptive mother.

    CBC
  • Japan Has Just Fired The World’s Most Powerful Laser

    Researchers at Osaka University in Japan claim to have fired the world’s most powerful laser, prompting comparisons to the planet-destroying Death Star laser in Star Wars. While the powerful laser beam only lasted for a trillionth of a second, it’s power was measured as 2 petawatts or 2 quadrillion watts.

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  • Affleck Denies Nanny Relationship

    Ben Affleck has denied a report claiming he's in a romantic relationship with his and Jennifer Garner's onetime nanny, Christine Ouzounian. "The story is complete garbage and full of lies," a rep for the 42-year-old "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Access Hollywood
  • Billy Bishop airport's new pedestrian tunnel: what you need to know

    Starting today, travellers can forgo the 90-second ferry ride on their way to and from Toronto's Billy Bishop airport thanks to a new underground pedestrian tunnel that runs under Lake Ontario. The tunnel cost $82.5 million to build, but hold the outrage … a lot of that cash will come from the $20 airport improvement fee departing passengers pay, It will cost about $8.6 million a year to cover the tunnel's construction, maintenance and operating costs.

    CBC
  • Diver Luke Seabrook died after Nova Scotia Power dam gate left open, brother says

    It's been exactly two weeks since Luke Seabrook died in a workplace accident at Nova Scotia Power's Annapolis Tidal Power Plant. Seabrook, a 39-year-old commercial diver from Dartmouth, was underwater inspecting the gates controlling the flow of the powerful tides of the Annapolis River, when something went terribly wrong, fast. Garth Seabrook has been searching for answers since his brother's death.

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