Wooden roller coasters are getting modern makeovers this summer with state-of-the-art designs that make some feel as smooth and fast as some steel coasters. On the new Gold Striker at California's Great America, riders are shot through zero-G camelbacks and extreme banking turns. Check out the POV video.
The company is threatening to suspend health insurance and medical benefits on August 31 for workers still on strike. Workers can get alternative coverage through COBRA.
Workers have set up Facebook pages pointing out the names of companies and workers who have crossed the picket lines, an apparent first for a strike of this size.
We'd give ABS credit for the innovative, tinker-friendly case lighting advertised on its site, except that this model doesn't have it. For that, you need to order it with a special motherboard. That MIA feature aside, we like this gaming system for its bang-for-the-buck, tidy design, and overall robust set of features. Just get ready to spend a little.
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We like the ABS Ultimate X Striker Elite gaming PC for its tidy, bang-for-the-buck design and overall robust set of features.
As you might have surmised, Mario Strikers isn't exactly a Pro Evo-style ultra-realistic footie sim. It is smashing fun, though -- my favourite part is that you flick the Wiimote to tackle
The latest Pacific Rim banner poster fights a raging, giant-monster battle over Sydney's Harbour Bridge.
The controversial Uruguayan striker uses social media to go back on his earlier denial of chomping the shoulder of Italy's Giorgio Chiellini.
Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.
The Radio Times website as well as other football clubs' pages were caught up in the League's copyright battle.