Last week on Conan, Alex Brenner of Team Slim Jim completed a fall of four full inches. There is helmet-cam footage. But, if you’d rather not watch Conan draw out the suspense, it’s much funnier as a GIF, see below.
- Dylann Roof wants to plead guilty, his attorney said. He is accused of killing nine people at a Charleston church in June.
- The World Health Organization says that an interim analysis of a potential Ebola vaccine shows "100% efficacy in individuals."
- Beijing won its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. It's the first city to host both the summer and winter games.