My Year Ripping Off the Web with the Daily Mail Online

On July 11 of last year, I arrived to work at the MailOnline newsroom in New York City and saw Keith Poole, our managing editor, standing outside smoking a cigarette. Even from a hundred yards away, it was clear that Poole—a generally pleasant Englishman who was the managing editor of the Daily Mail at the time—was… » 3/04/15 5:40pm 2 minutes ago

XB-43 Jetmaster: The Weird History Of America's First Jet Bomber

To understand America's first jet bomber, the XB-43 Jetmaster, you have to understand the XB-42 Mixmaster, an aircraft that was equally as impressive and even more exotic. Even though neither of these amazing aircraft made it to the front lines, many of their unique innovations and lessons learned from operating them… » 3/04/15 5:08pm 34 minutes ago

Ford Turned The 2016 F-750 Into A Gigantic Tonka Toy Because Awesome

Remember how much fun it was to pave anthills and bury your sister's Barbie Jeep with that sweet yellow dump truck you had in the sandbox? Well if you could get your hands on this 2016 Ford F-750 you could do it all over again... with 17,000 pounds of sand! » 3/04/15 4:11pm Today 4:11pm

Back-From-Dead Borgward Will Launch An SUV At Frankfurt This Year

Instead of a comeback car, Borgward only had a classic Isabella Coupe on its massive stand at Geneva to remind us all how long it's been since they disappeared. We'll have to wait until September when they reveal their (most likely electrified) SUV at the Frankfurt Motor Show. » 3/04/15 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Mercedes Self-Driving Car Seems To Have Gone Rogue In San Francisco

First of all, I implore everyone to remain calm. Chances are, we'll all make it out of this mess okay, but only if we all just keep it together. What it wants is for us to panic, and we can't give it that. Here's the deal: the Mercedes-Benz F015 has been seen roaming the streets of San Francisco. And nobody is sure… » 3/04/15 3:40pm Today 3:40pm

100 Acre Woods Rally

60 rally teams showed up to contest the National and Regional classes at the 100 Acre Woods Rally in central Missouri last weekend. Because it's late February, the weather was mess. Six inches of snow showed up out of nowhere and it got so ridiculous that some of the final stages were canceled.

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This $10 Kit Makes Your Headlights Look Brand New

Once, when I was young and naive, I paid a dealership like $75 to clean my foggy headlights. Little did I know, this 3M headlight restoration kit does just as well at a tiny fraction of the price. [3M Headlight Restoration Kit, $10 after $5 rebate] » 3/04/15 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Kurdish Racing Team Says It Has To Stop Running Because Of ISIS

A Kurdish-backed racing team who barely missed out on the podium at this year's 24 Hours of Dubai is having to call it quits for now due to the instability in the Middle East. Economic activity in Kurdistan has come to a halt due to threats from ISIS, and thus, the team's financial support has dried up. » 3/04/15 1:37pm Today 1:37pm

How Did This Airliner Land On The Grass In Nepal?

All 238 people aboard a Turkish Airlines A330 are safe after the aircraft somehow ended up in the grasslands beyond the runway. Conflicting reports state that it either ran off the end of the runway or completely missed the runway on its second attempt at landing in what appears to be poor weather conditions. » 3/04/15 1:11pm Today 1:11pm

Deadcast: Is Ernie Banks’ Body Being Hidden In Washington, D.C.?

Since Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks died over a month ago, his surviving family members have been engaged in a blood feud with Banks's former mistress over both Banks's remaining assets (rumored to be valued at a mere $16,000) and his remains, the location of which are at present unknown. Even though some of… » 3/04/15 1:00pm Today 1:00pm

How You'd Option Your 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

You work hard. You deserve nice things, like a Porsche. But not just any Porsche — the baddest, meanest, trackiest Porsche ever, the 2016 GT3 RS. The one with 493 horsepower from a naturally aspirated flat six, a top speed of nearly 200 mph, and a kit that makes it basically a street legal race car. » 3/04/15 12:19pm Today 12:19pm