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Four Lovely Musicians ‘Hit it Out of the Park’ in Concert [Video]

 

I love to find amazing videos, and this one is AMAZING.

Four musicians, ladies from Germany, walk out on stage for a concert, then proceed to blow the roof off. 

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(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
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Man Flies Through Windshield in Car Accident and Crawls off Road [Video]

If there was any more proof that wearing a seat belt is a GOOD thing, check this video out.

A Russian dashboard camera, all cars in Russia come with dashboard cams, catches a car accident at the exact moment the driver is ejected through the windshield

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Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl and President Obama - Image credits: US Army & Getty Image/Win McNamee
Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl and President Obama - Image credits: US Army & Getty Image/Win McNamee
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U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Released From Five-Year Captivity in Afghanistan

U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, an Idaho native, was released today in Afghanistan after being held prisoner for nearly five years. He was exchanged for prisoners in Guantanamo Bay, who will now be sent to Qatar.

"On behalf of the American people I was honored to call his parents to express our joy that they can expect his safe return," President Obama said in a statement distributed by the White House.

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Man Without Arms Plays Ping Pong [Video]

If you think ping pong is just a game you play in your basement, wait’ll you see this.

Ibrahim Hamato is an Egyptian man with no arms who just so happens to be really, really good at ping pong.

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(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Dolphins Swim With Skier [Video]

I, sort of, boated with dolphins on my trip to Hawaii the past couple of weeks.

However, I sure didn't have an experience like this.

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Italian Grandmother has Amazing Soccer Skills [VIDEO]

This is a great video. An Italian granny has gone viral for this video showing off her amazing soccer skills.

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Getty Images/ Richard Nowitz
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GVSU Grad’s Spy Story Used by FBI As Warning [Video]

'Game of Pawns: The Glenn Shriver Story'

The FBI just released a video about a Grand Valley State University graduating who is serving time in federal prison, to warn students studying abroad about the dangers of unknowingly being recruited as a spy.

This isn't an episode of 'Turn' on AMC, this is the real deal.

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Checking Work Email After 6 p.m. Is Now Banned In France

I tend to work late most days, and because of that I end up sending and reading a TON of emails after most people would already be home spending time with the family. It doesn't bother me at all, but I guess there are some people who would rather not operate that way. Turns out, if I lived in France, I would totally have change that, though.

Thursday, two employee unions and federations in France signed an agreement that requires employees to disconnect after the workday ends at 6 p.m. sharp.

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The planned search area for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, as of March 24, 2014. (Australian Maritime Safety Authority via Getty Images)
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Missing Flight 370 Crashed Into Indian Ocean, Says Malaysian Prime Minister

Authorities have concluded that Malaysia Airlines flight 370 fell into the Indian Ocean, killing all 239 people onboard.

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A Handstand on the Ledge of a 40-Story Building is Crazy [VIDEO]

How are you with heights?  Not too good?  I hope you have a strong stomach this morning, because you may get a little queasy after watching this.

Check out this daredevil doing a handstand on the ledge of a 40-story building.  Out of his mind?  Probably, but, he did it!

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Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
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Catching Up With U.S. Paralympian Omar Bermejo of Grand Rapids [Audio]

He believes he can overcome.  He believes in himself.

A 31-year old former Marine from Grand Rapids, Omar Bermejo, has gone through quite a bit in his young life. He graduated from Grand Rapids' Union High School in 2000, spent nearly 10 years in the U.S. Marine Corps rising to the rank of sergeant, but, in a motorcycle accident the happened here at home in 2009, lost his right arm. 

Did that hold him back? Nearly. 

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Happy Birthday Internet!

I saw a story this morning that the Internet is turning 25 today!

The REAL guy who came up with the idea (sorry, Al Gore) wrote the paper on March 12, 1989, about "a proposal to make information sharing possible over computers, using nodes and links to create a web that would eventually stretch worldwide and become the modern internet."

His name? Sir Timothy Berners-Lee.

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