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Newtown, like others before them, struggling with how to deal with site of mass shooting

When tragedy strikes someplace as sensitive as a school, tough decisions have to be made about what to do with the building.<p>Should it be destroyed, or made into a memorial to the victims? Or should it be occupied again, and wait for new generations of students to forget what took place?<p>A task force …

Chris Froome will lead Team Sky at Tour de France not Bradley Wiggins, Sir Dave Brailsford confirms

Sir Bradley Wiggins will not get the opportunity to defend his Tour de France title as leader of Team Sky after Sir Dave Brailsford attempted to put a halt to the simmering controversy by confirming that the job will go to Chris Froome.<p>After a week of awkward silence over who would spearhead the …

What Everyone Should Know About Lyme Disease

So far, I've talked to my trusted pal and doctor Kenneth Bock, integrative M.D., about adrenal fatigue and basic supplement recommendations. Today, we're chatting about Lyme disease, which is especially important this time of year whether you live in the Catskill Mountains or Palm Beach.<p>Recently, I …

Giant inflatable 'rubber duck' floats into Hong Kong - video

A six-storey inflatable 'rubber duck' created by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman floats into Victoria harbour in Hong Kong on Thursday. Towering in …

Eggs May Increase Heart Disease Risk

Find out why you may want to back away from the egg carton<p>If you think you’re doing yourself a favor by ordering an omelet at brunch, think again. Eating an excessive amount of eggs may increase the risk of heart disease and stroke—even for people without traditional risk factors—according to a new …

Real Madrid vs. Borussia Dortmund, 2013 UEFA Champions League: Tactical preview

Madrid need to overcome a 3-0 deficit but also need to find a way to counter Dortmund's dual threat of Ilkay Gündogan and Mario Götze.<p>Before the first leg of this tie, Jose Mourinho's ability to learn from previous matches was widely touted -- the expectation being that his Real Madrid side could …

How I Met Your Mother The Bro Mitzvah Review: Do Barney and Robin Belong Together?

With <i>How I Met Your Mother</i>’s eighth season down to its final few episodes, you might expect the show to start addressing some of the questions we've …

WTF Is Clean Eating?

No, it’s not all about making sure those carrots are squeaky clean before chowing down (though that’s probably not a bad idea). While there's no hard …

7 Workouts For Hot Arms

Ready to give everyone arm envy?<p>It’s not like anyone ever <i>liked</i> having arm jiggle, but lately, the dreaded “bingo arm” has become public enemy No. 1: Since 2000, there’s been a <i>major</i> uptick—4,378 percent—in the number of upper arm lift procedures done in the U.S, according to new statistics from the …

'Gallic Kim Kardashian' banned from Wikipedia

Nabilla Benattia, a French reality TV personality dubbed the 'Gallic Kim Kardashian', has been banished from Wikipedia because she is of no "encyclopedic interest".<p>Nabilla Benattia, a 20-year-old TV personality and model, has become a media sensation after a coming out with a string of inane …

A little stress can make brains sharper

<b>UC BERKELEY (US) —</b> Acute stress that’s short-lived, not chronic, primes the brain for improved performance, according to new research.<p>“You always …

Boston Marathon bombing survivors drawn to Cathedral of the Holy Cross

Hundreds gathered outside the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston's Sound End as the memorial service took place inside, including some who were …

John Cornyn: Obama Took The 'Low Road' With Gun Control Remarks

WASHINGTON -- Republicans criticized Wednesday by gun violence victims and President Barack Obama over their "shameful" failure to pass gun legislation did not take it well, and Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) said on the Senate floor Thursday that it was the White House that had taken the low road.<p>"I …

Zelda reimagined as the protagonist in The Legend of Zelda: Clockworks Empire game pitch concept

Through a series of illustrations inspired by Anita Sarkeesian's Video Game Tropes vs Women series, Artist Aaron Diaz has reimagined the Zelda universe with Zelda as the hero rescuing a princely Link.<p>"This concept work is meant to show that Zelda as a game protagonist can be both compelling and …

Respect State Marijuana Laws Act Introduced In Congress

NEW YORK -- Republicans and Democrats in Congress are coming together in defense of states' rights -- and marijuana.<p>Rep. Dana Rohrbacher (R-Calif.) introduced a bipartisan bill on Friday to protect marijuana users and businesses from federal prosecution when they are following state laws. The …

2 dead, 41 injured in casino bus crash near Dallas

The charter bus was carrying elderly passengers to a gambling resort in Oklahoma.<p>At least two people were killed and more than 40 hospitalized Thursday when a charter bus swerved off the northbound lanes of President George Bush Turnpike near Dallas, hit a concrete barrier and flipped, according to …

Chinese fishermen charged with poaching after getting stuck on protected reef

Twelve Chinese fishermen were charged with poaching offenses on Wednesday after their vessel ran aground on Tubbataha Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the Philippines. According to the Philippines' GMA News, the fishermen could face up to 12 years in prison under Filipino law.<p>The USS Guardian, …

Lifting Weights Can Control Blood Sugar

The latest study finds an intriguing connection between weight-bearing exercises and a lower risk of diabetes.<p>While lifting weights is more often …

Ex Notre Dame WR Davonte' Neal Reportedly Will Transfer to Arizona

It took a year or two, but wide receiver Davonte’ Neal has eventually made his way back to Arizona. According to Jason Sapp of 247Sports, the former Notre Dame player has decided he will become an Arizona Wildcat after recently transferring from South Bend.<p>Neal went to high school in the Arizona …

No evidence of racism by England fans in San Marino, says FA

The Football Association has written to Fifa to say it has found no evidence of racist chanting by England fans directed at the Manchester United …

Complaints Soar, But Airlines' Quality Rating Stays High

In what would seem to be a contradiction, a respected study says that the quality of service provided by U.S. airlines remained near an all-time high last year even as passengers' complaints soared 22 percent.<p>The 2013 Airline Quality Rating Report from researchers at Purdue University and Wichita …

Is There a Secret Nutella Black Market?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>For some (tasty) reason, thieves in the German town of Bad Hersfeld spirited away some 5.5 tons of …