Archive for April, 2014

2014 Mercedes-Benz Recalls Cars in US, Canada

Mercedes-Benz Credit: Mercedes-Benz USA A Mercedes-Benz recall has been initiated by the German car manufacturer on vehicles sold in the United States and Canada. Owners of about 284,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles are at risk due to the car’s ‘weak electrical connection.’ The faulty connection may result into failed and dimmed tail lights. The unit of Daimler […]

NBA’s Adam Silver Bans Donald Sterling (Video)

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned and fined Los Angeles Clippers team owner Donald Sterling on Tuesday, April 29 2014. The decision was handed down by Silver due to Sterling’s racist comments. Watch the following CNN video on NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s decision to ban LA Clippers Donald Sterling. Below is the full statement of Adam […]

2015 Hyundai Sonata Introduced at NY Auto Show 2014 (Video)

Hyundai Sonata 2015 Credit: New York Auto Show 2014 The 2015 Hyundai Sonata made its debut at the 2014 New York International Auto Show that runs from April 18-27. Hyundai Sonata 2015 reportedly refined its 2.4-liter four-cylinders for more responsive feel. It now has a 185 horsepower with its turbo at 245 horsepower. The basic […]

Valeria Lukyanova Workout Video Published on YouTube

Valeria Lukyanova Credit: YouTube Video grab Valeria Lukyanova is getting much attention again after she posted her workout video on YouTube last April 23, 2014. In the video, the Human Barbie show off her unusually big top and thin waistline and legs. The Youtube video showed the 28-year-old Ukrainian making an outdoor run along the […]

KBB’s Top 10 Best Green Cars of 2014

2014 Best Green Cars Credit: KBB The Kelly Blue Book has released its 10 Best Green Cars of 2014. It would be a welcome announcement for those who are in search of the most efficient and value for money car. KBB annually published its well selected and recommended vehicles. The BMW i3 has taken the […]

Barack Obama Meets ASIMO, the Japanese Robot (VIDEO)

US President Barack Obama meets ASIMO Credit: CNN Video grab US President Barack Obama had a face to face meeting with ASIMO at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, also known as the Miraikan, in the Odaiba District of Tokyo, Japan on Thursday, April 24, 2014. ASIMO is a 55-inch-tall robot created by […]

Malang Crocodile: Largest Freshwater Crocodile in Captivity (PHOTO)

Malang crocodile Credit: Willamor A. Magbanua/INQUIRER MINDANAO A crocodile, named Malang, was caught by fishermen from Baranggay Dungguan in M’lang, North Cotabato last April 12, 2014. Reports say that Malang is a Crocodylus mindorensis (Philippine freshwater crocodile), measuring about one third the size of the more popular saltwater crocodile named Lolong. Malang reportedly measures about […]

New Florida Sinkhole Opens in The Villages (VIDEO)

Florida sinkhole Credit: Helicon Property Restoration A new Florida sinkhole opened at a residential community called The Villages on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The latest sinkhole in the Florida state is the second to open up within a month. Officials say that the Florida sinkhole is measuring about 25-foot-long and 50-foot-deep. No injury was reported […]

NBA Playoffs 2014: First Round, First Day Results

NBA Playoffs 2014 results Credit: NBA.com The first day of the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Playoffs had three teams, enjoying homecourt advantage, found themselves in the losing end. It’s just one game, but it can change the face of the first round of the NBA Playoffs. NBA Playoffs 2014: Pacers vs. Hawks Credit: @NBA […]

NBA Playoffs 2014: First Round Matchups, Live TV Schedule

2014 NBA Playoffs Credit: NBA.com The cast for the 2014 NBA Playoffs is now complete. First round matchups was completed on Wednesday night, April 16, 2014. 2014 NBA Playoffs matchups Credit: NBA.com With a 56-26 win-loss record, the Indiana Pacers topped the Eastern Conference. The San Antonio Spurs, with the best regular season record of […]

Rare Baby Camel Ilias at Budapest Zoo (VIDEO)

Rare baby camel Ilias Credit: A rare baby camel named Ilias made his first public appearance at the Budapest Zoo in Hungary on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Ilias is from the endangered wild Bactrian or Camelus bactrianus ferus species. The rare baby camel was born last April 9 by Iris, an eight-year-old camel. Below is […]

South Korea Ferry Named Sewol Sinks with 459 Passengers

Sewol Ferry sinks in South Korea Credit: Yonhap The South Korean ferry Sewol reportedly sank off the southern coast on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Sewol Ferry sinks in South Korea Credit: Yonhap Most of the 459 ferry passengers were high school students out for a trip to Jeju island, a top tourist area in South […]

Manny Pacquiao regains WBO Welterweight Title vs. Timothy Bradley

Pacquiao wins vs Bradley Credit: Photo by David Becker/Getty Images The Philippines‘ pride Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao has won over American Timothy Bradley at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas on Saturday night, April 12. (Sunday in Manila) Pacquiao dominated Bradley and won via unanimous decision based on the official scorecards of the judges. The […]

Tacko Fall is US Tallest Prep Basketball Player (Videos)

Tacko Fall, Tallest Prep Basketball player in the US. Credit: Facebook Elhadji Serigne Tacko Diop Fall, nicknamed Taco, is now being considered as the tallest prep basketball player in the US. Fall was from Dakar, Senegal and is now playing for Liberty Christian. Taco reportedly stands between 7-foot-4 and 7-foot-5. He has a wingspan of […]

Mean Mower by Honda is World’s Fastest Riding Lawnmower (VIDEO)

Honda Mean Mower is world’s fastest lawnmower Credit: Honda The world’s fastest lawnmower title reportedly belongs to Honda’s Mean Mower boasting a top speed record of 116.57 mph, according to the UK division of Honda. Honda Mean Mower is powered by a 1.0-liter engine from a Honda motorcycle that is almost seven times more powerful […]