The internet was entranced by a raccoon that climbed to the top of a Minnesota skyscraper

Guardian News / YouTube The internet was gripped by a daring raccoon that climbed a 23-storey skyscraper in Minnesota, USA. Nicknamed the #MPRraccoon after a local radio station, the animal drew small crowds and a lot of online support. The raccoon finally made it to the top of the building at 3 AM this morning, […]

‘Skyscraper’ Trailer: The Rock Takes ‘Die Hard’ To New Heights

Not content with simply watching Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson fight giant flying wolves and genetically mutated gorillas? Can’t wait for the more “grounded” Fast and Furious spin-off movies starring Johnson and Jason Statham? Well, Hollywood’s hardest-working actor has got you covered. The new Skyscraper trailer promotes Johnson’s latest film, whose premise boils down to “the Rock vs. giant […]

The situation at San Francisco’s sinking skyscraper is so dire that the most expensive condo has sold for $1 million under the asking price

Justin Sullivan/Getty Residents at Millennium Tower, San Francisco’s leaning, sinking skyscraper, are scrambling to sell their multimillion-dollar condos. Apartment 401, the most expensive condo for sale at Millennium Tower in 2017, has sold for over $ 1 million under its asking price. Millennium Tower is safe to occupy, though residents are still leaving.   The […]

‘Skyscraper’ Trailer: The Rock vs. Big Buildings [Updated]

Update: After the Super Bowl TV spot, Universal debuted the full Skyscraper trailer on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. Check it out below, and our original article follows. Nothing can stop Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, not even a really, really big building. In Skyscraper, Johnson plays a muscular man who assesses security for skyscrapers. As bad […]

Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Skyscraper’ Poster is Glorious and Utterly Ridiculous

Why yes, that is Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson attempting to leap from a giant crane into a shattered open window of a huge building. And no, his new summer blockbuster Skyscraper is not set in the same universe as the Fast and Furious movies (that we know of). This is an entirely separate action film in which an outlandish decision like […]

The situation at San Francisco’s sinking skyscraper is so dire, residents are selling their condos at a loss of millions

Millennium Tower, a luxury residential building in San Francisco, has sunk 17 inches and tilted 14 inches since it was completed in 2008. Residents say they’re selling multimillion-dollar condos at a loss. A two-bedroom, three-bath unit at Millennium Tower sold in December 2017 for 30% less than what it sold for in 2013.   The […]

Sunny beaches, skyscraper and hipster vibe: Discover Tel Aviv

PH Vibrant Jaffa Port The sun is beating down, and there are drag queens, pink feathers and shiny fabrics as far as you can see. Yes,  it’s gay pride. But look a little closer: an orthodox Jewish man wearing a yarmulke strolls past the scene of colourful flamboyance apparently unconcerned. In the distance the tower […]

Neve Campbell Joins Dwayne Johnson’s Action Thriller ‘Skyscraper’, Which Now Has a More Detailed Synopsis

Here’s something I didn’t see coming: Scream star Neve Campbell has signed on to star in Skyscraper, the new Dwayne Johnson-led action film from Dodgeball and Central Intelligence director Rawson Marshall Thurber. Plus, there’s a new synopsis that fills in a bit more of the movie’s plot, which involves Johnson’s character’s quest to rescue his family from a burning building. […]

Russian daredevil detained on rooftop after climbing Moscow skyscraper (VIDEOS)

Published time: 19 Jun, 2017 23:00 The self-styled “Russian Spiderman” conquering a 72-story building in the capital’s Moscow City business center has been met by police and emergencies services on the rooftop. The stunt was filmed by his friends, who were raising money for an inevitable fine. “I’ve been [climbing tall buildings] for seven to […]

World Trade Center-climbing teen arrested again after scaling NYC skyscraper

Published time: 2 Jun, 2017 19:02 New Jersey teenager Justin Casquejo was arrested Thursday for illegally entering and climbing a Manhattan apartment tower. In 2014, Casquejo made news when he climbed the yet-to-be-completed One World Trade Center. Casquejo, 19, is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday on charges of criminal trespassing and reckless endangerment, according […]