The Otherground News Archive

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Computer program has 'solved' Texas Hold'em game
Computer program has 'solved' Texas Hold'em game
A new card-shark computer program — whose creators say it has run more poker games than have been played in all of human history during its development.
01/09/2015
Ex-wife declines $975 million dollar divorce check
Ex-wife declines $975 million dollar divorce check
The ex-wife of oil tycoon Harold Hamm rejected a handwritten divorce check for almost $975 million because she feels she's owed more of his $19 billion fortune.
01/09/2015
Dan Quinn has a new test subject for Pure H20
Dan Quinn has a new test subject for Pure H20
"FOY= fountain of youth, what else would you label a drink that= vanishing 6 turning cancer breast tumors + 62lbs of flab from my uncle Bob in 4 months."
01/08/2015
Florida dad throws daughter off bridge
Florida dad throws daughter off bridge
A 5-year-old girl has died after being thrown from a bridge into Tampa Bay early Thursday, and a suspect believed to be her father is in custody.
01/08/2015
Son charged with murder in shooting of hedge fund founder father
Son charged with murder in shooting of hedge fund founder father
Police say Thomas Gilbert Jr. was arguing with his father, a Manhattan hedge fund founder, when he allegedly shot him in his New York City apartment.
01/08/2015
2000 MS-DOS games can be played for free Online
2000 MS-DOS games can be played for free Online
Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other genres of entertainment software.
01/07/2015
ACDC's Thunderstruck performed on Cellos
ACDC's Thunderstruck performed on Cellos
2CELLOS, Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser playing their arrangement of Thunderstruck by AC/DC, BaRock style. Check it out!
01/07/2015
Deadly gun attack on French magazine. 10 killed.
Deadly gun attack on French magazine. 10 killed.
Gunmen have shot dead 12 people at the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in an apparent militant Islamist attack.
01/07/2015
OG Discussion: Weight loss thread 2015 - Join me
OG Discussion: Weight loss thread 2015 - Join me
As the title states, this is the New Years 2015 weight loss thread. I myself have turned into a fat slob over the past 12 months and I'm about to change that. Who's with me?
01/06/2015
Russia develops new tank to rival the Abrams
Russia develops new tank to rival the Abrams
The Armata tank will feature a remotely controlled gun and fully automated loading, as well as a separate crew compartment protected by multilayered armor.
01/06/2015
Michelle Obama: No more Powerade or mayonaise
Michelle Obama: No more Powerade or mayonaise
Powerade was replaced with water. Mayo was banned, too at the Fort Mills High School cafeteria. “When lunch ends, I feel that the trash cans are more full than my stomach."
01/06/2015
Protesters interrupt 100 yr old vet getting medal
Protesters interrupt 100 yr old vet getting medal
Shortly after Wyden began speaking, though, protesters erupted in the back of the room, shouting "hands-up, don't shoot!" More than 100 pushed through the doors...
01/05/2015
Rambo: Last Blood
Rambo: Last Blood
After months of speculation, Sylvester Stallone has finally announced the title for the fifth (and seemingly final) “Rambo” movie, “Rambo: Last Blood.”
01/05/2015
Building your own minimal house in Hawaii
Building your own minimal house in Hawaii
Kristie Wolfe spent $5000 to build herself a tiny home on wheels in her hometown of Pocatello, Idaho. It started off as a yearlong experiment in simple living, but ...
01/05/2015
Georgia Police Chief shoots wife twice on accident
Georgia Police Chief shoots wife twice on accident
In circumstances that remain unclear, McCollom's service weapon discharged twice and the bullets struck his wife, Margaret, who was airlifted to the Atlanta Medical Center.
01/02/2015
OG'er gets married in Batman PJs in his living room on NYE
OG'er gets married in Batman PJs in his living room on NYE
"My fiance and I decided to tie the knot in our living room yesterday.. in Batman pajamas haha. it was awesome. Oh yeah.. we met 62 days ago.. on Instagram. Game on!"
01/02/2015
Belize's 'Blue Hole' may help solve mystery of Maya downfall
Belize's 'Blue Hole' may help solve mystery of Maya downfall
The massive sinkhole located in the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Belize was made popular by pioneering conservationist Jacques Cousteau ...
01/02/2015
Origin of Ebola outbreak found by scientists
Origin of Ebola outbreak found by scientists
Scientists have traced the beginning of the current Ebola outbreak to a two-year-old boy named Emile Ouamouno, who lived in a small village called Meliandou in Guinea.
01/01/2015
The man with a double penis speaks out
The man with a double penis speaks out
An openly bisexual man identifying himself as "DoubleDickDude" answered questions in a Reddit AMA about the ups and downs of living with two fully functional penises.
01/01/2015
Toddler reaches into mom's purse and gun goes off - killing mom
Toddler reaches into mom's purse and gun goes off - killing mom
A mom shopping at a Walmart store died Tuesday after her toddler, who was left in a shopping cart, reached into her purse and accidentally discharged her handgun.
12/31/2014
What it takes to be a sniper
What it takes to be a sniper
People ask about sniping all the time. Thing is, the basic standard for SF shooting is pretty high, and it’s kept that way by constant training.
12/31/2014
100,000 copies of The Interview to drop on North Korea
100,000 copies of The Interview to drop on North Korea
A South Korean activist, Park Sang-hak, said Wednesday that he will launch balloons carrying DVDs of Sony's "The Interview" toward North Korea.
12/31/2014
74-year-old beaten with ax handle shoots, kills man trying to break in
74-year-old beaten with ax handle shoots, kills man trying to break in
A 74 year old homeowner in Washington county was beaten with an ax handle before he shot and killed one of the men who were attempting to break into his house.
12/30/2014

United Airlines and Orbitz sued to prevent the travel website Skiplagged.com from helping consumers buy improper “hidden city” plane tickets that undercut their sales.
12/30/2014
New chemical lure catches 100% of bed bugs
New chemical lure catches 100% of bed bugs
In an unexpected holiday season gift, researchers at Simon Fraser University announced they may have finally cracked the chemical code of bed bugs.
12/30/2014