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Donald Crowhurst And His Doomed Attempt To Sail Around The World
British businessman Donald Crowhurst entered the 1968 Golden Globe Race to sail around the world, only to meet a tragic end in the Atlantic.
The Story Of Marshall Taylor, The First African-American Cycling World Champion
Nicknamed the "Black Cyclone," Marshall Taylor defied all the odds when he won the title of World Cycling Champion in 1899.
Homeless High School Football Player Barred From Team — Then Some Good Samaritans Stepped In
"I had some personal challenges that has landed me on hard times, however I am not letting that stop me because I don’t believe in excuses."
Bethany Hamilton Lost Her Arm To A Shark — Then Got Back On The Surfboard One-Armed
"If I don't get back on my board," Bethany Hamilton said after the attack, "I'll be in a bad mood forever."
Why The Spanish Galgo Dog Is Left To Die By The Hundreds Of Thousands
It's nearly impossible to estimate how many galgo dogs are killed in Spain annually, although experts say it's as many as 100,000.
Ueli Steck Conquered The World’s Great Mountains — Until Everest Conquered Him
Ueli Steck may have been Earth's best mountaineer, but one tragically bold attempt on Mount Everest brought his impressive life to an end.
The Story Behind ‘Green Boots’ Tsewang Paljor, Mount Everest’s Most Famous Dead Body
Hundreds of people have passed by the body of Tsewang Paljor, better known as Green Boots, but few of them actually know his story.
Boxer Manny Pacquiao Built 1,000 Homes For The Poor In His Home Country
Pacquiao earned over $150 million for his highly-anticipated 2015 ‘Fight of the Century’ against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Man Who Lost Nine Fingers On Everest Dies During Eighth Attempt
He was found roughly 24,000 feet up and just under 5,000 feet from the summit.
How “Disco Demolition Night” Turned A Major League Park Into A Riot Scene [VIDEO]
"Beer and baseball go together, they have for years. But I think those kids were doing things other than beer."
The Story Of Terrible Ted — The Pro Wrestling Bear Who Grappled With The World’s Best
Terrible Ted made the rounds in WWA fighting, taking on some of the most famous names in wrestling, and almost always coming out on top.