Rebecca Burger, a French fitness blogger, has died after a whipped cream dispenser exploded in her chest. Burger, who had 160,000 Instagram followers and more than 55,000 Facebook fans, passed away at the weekend. Citing local reports in France, the BBC reported that she died of cardiac arrest after the accident, despite being attended to by medics. Her family announced her death on Facebook, calling it a "domestic accident." A warning about the faulty dispensers has also been posted on her Instagram. It said the canister "exploded and struck Rebecca's chest, causing her death". The dispensers shoot gas into a metal capsule, which keeps the pressure high. The BBC said a French consumer group
WASHINGTON - Dashcam footage released Thursday by the American Civil Liberties Union shows Minnesota police violently arresting a 22-year-old Asian man after a traffic stop last year.
You see, when I started my CrossFit journey to getting completely ripped, I was convinced that after six months, I'd have amazing transformation photos to share. Some of the women even said they wished their muscles were bigger, and now they just care about what their bodies can do, and what their goals are like to squat more weight, or do higher box jumps.
Nina Dobrev slipped into a two-piece for a shark tour boating adventure in Honolulu, HI, on Wednesday. The former Vampire Diaries star is currently on the island to film a documentary focusing on the plight of sharks. She was seen spending the day with shark behavior specialist and conservationist Ocean Ramsey and showed off her toned tummy in a black long-sleeved rash guard top and red bikini bottoms as she made her way down a rocky cliff while holding onto a snorkel and pair of fins. After returning for TVD's series finale in March, Nina recently nabbed a Teen Choice Award nomination for choice action movie actress thanks to her role in xXx: Return of Xander Cage and shared her excitement via
Back in his natural element, President Donald Trump on Wednesday evening gave a freewheeling, 70-minute speech at a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, that had all the signatures of his presidential campaign.
When told “humans are entirely the cause” of recent warming, Perry said, “I don’t buy it.” After a week full of misleading and inaccurate statements, Energy Secretary Rick Perry remained incredulous and defiant when confronted with climate science-related facts in a budget hearing Thursday. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) informed Perry that scientists have concluded that “humans are entirely the cause” of recent warming, to which Perry responded, “I don’t believe it” and “I don’t buy it.” And when Franken reminded him this was the conclusion of a team of climate science skeptics funded by conservative petrochemical billionaires Charles and David Koch, Perry raised his voice and said: “To stand up and
Archaeologists excavating at an ancient Viking settlement in southeast Denmark thought they were dealing with a typical country town from the Middle Ages. Then a single toilet changed everything. Museum of Southeastern Denmark archaeology researcher Anna Beck was digging up what she thought was a semi-subterranean workshop, only to find that she was knee-deep in... yeah, you guessed it. She'd found a layer of medieval poop. Carbon dating pegs the toilet at more than 1,000 years old, making it possibly the oldest crapper in Denmark. After a chemical analysis of material from the pit, Beck was able to confirm that she had indeed found a hole full of feces. She and her colleagues determined the