Abigail Montesinos

37 Flips | 8 Magazines | 3 Followers | @AbigailMont23mr | Keep up with Abigail Montesinos on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Abigail Montesinos”

Ahmed Mohamed's Homemade Clock Arrest Shocked A Nation, But Not Local Muslims

The image of 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed at school — a NASA shirt over his thin frame, his arms handcuffed over fears his homemade clock was a fake bomb — may have spurred shock and outrage in much of the U.S., but it was not entirely surprising to Muslims in North Texas.<p>What many people — all the …

Illinois police officer shot and killed; hunt on for 3 suspects

<b>Fox Lake, Illinois (CNN) —</b> A large-scale search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer continued Tuesday into the night.<p>Officers in heavy gear, with K-9 partners and others on horseback, kept looking for the men police said shot Lt. Joe Gliniewicz earlier in the …

No Fly Zone

Video Appears to Show Texas Police Fatally Shooting a Man With His Hands Up

Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier Ortiz<p>Carlos Javier …

Report: Freddie Gray sustained injury in back of police van

<i>Watch a special report, "Police Under Fire," at 9 p.m. ET/PT Monday.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> The mystery into the death of Freddie Gray grew more complex Thursday as several new reports put the focus on what might have happened during a roughly 40-minute ride in the back of a police transport van.<p>Among the …

Justice

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

The 5 Best iPhone Apps of the Week

It seems like hundreds of new iPhone apps pop up every week, but which ones should you bother trying? We explored the App Store and found some apps …

Terrifying Photo of an Angry Lion Just Moments Before it Charged

Naturalist and photographer Atif Saeed risked the wrath of a lion to capture this spectacular shot of the big cat snarling angrily just moments before he rushed at the photographer. Titled <i>The Ghost and the Darkness</i>, the photo has an incredible backstory behind it.<p>According to Saeed, he had been …

Police: College shooting suspect hitchhiked to Florida

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The man accused of killing a community college worker said the motorcycle he used to get away broke down along Interstate 95 …

Behold, the Pillars of Creation

2015 marks the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. I’m sure I’ll be writing quite a bit about this in the lead-up to the …

French police converge on small town after Paris attack suspects seen

CORCY, France (Reuters) - Armed and masked anti-terrorism police swooped on woodland villages northeast of Paris on Thursday in a manhunt for two brothers suspected of being the Islamist gunmen who killed 12 people at a French satirical weekly.<p>A day after the Paris attack, officers carried out …

The iPhone just lost its perfect security record — now what?

For most of the iPhone's lifespan, it's been effectively immune to malware. There were theoretical attacks and viruses targeting jailbroken phones, but thanks to the tight controls of the App Store, finding iOS malware in the wild has been nearly impossible. If you didn't jailbreak your phone and …

Review: The 2014 Leica X Typ 113

Photokina 2014 saw the release of an updated Leica X model – the typ 113. I’ve decided to review it for two reasons: firstly, to make another attempt …

Fox executive's body found more than two years after he vanished

More than two years after Fox entertainment executive Gavin Smith vanished in Southern California, his body has been found, authorities said.<p>Hikers found his body this week in a shallow grave in Palmdale, according to Lt. Dave Dolson of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.<p>"It's a crucial …

Central Command general to ISIS: We can hear you

The top U.S. military commander in the fight against ISIS said airstrikes are working to erode the terror group's capabilities and warned militants that the U.S. military is listening to them.<p>Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, who heads the U.S. Central Command, made those remarks at an event Thursday with …

Pictures Recovered From Damaged Cameras Reveal Moments Before Volcano’s Eruption

On September 27th, 2014, Mount Ontake in Japan erupted and began spewing ash. A popular destination for tourists and beginning hikers, several …

HugeDomains.com - TipSecret.com is for sale (Tip Secret)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of its …

Why Dogs Kick When You Scratch Their Bellies

As delightful as this puppy kicking is to watch, this reaction is actually a means of self-protection for your pet. It's called the scratch reflex, and it's an involuntary response that exists to keep your dog safe from dangerous bugs or irritants.<p>Underneath certain portions of your dog's skin, …

Why Allowing Dogs At Work Will Make Employees More Productive

Luckily, you don't have to roll out the red carpet to achieve this; you just need some furry friends around. We have a pet-friendly policy in our office, and it's been a huge success. Visitors feel more comfortable and get the sense of an approachable culture, and employees enjoy higher morale and …

Save Isis (the dog on Downton Abbey… not the terrorists in Iraq and Syria)

Downton Abbey fans are on high alert that something drastic might be about to happen to the loyal labrador of the house, ‘Isis’. On this week’s episode she was pointed out as looking ‘terribly listless’, with Lord Grantham subsequently agreeing to have the vet check her out.<p>Surely this can’t have …

Missing Alaska Family: Police Resume Search, Find 'Piece of Clothing'

Five months after the mysterious disappearance of a family in Kenai, Alaska, local police returned to the dense spruce forest near their apartment …

2015 Toyota Camry NASCAR Revealed with Road Car Looks

Toyota Racing Development (TRD) has updated its Camry race car with a more modern look that now matches up with the 2015 Toyota Camry production model. Like the road-going version, the 2015 Toyota Camry NASCAR racer is sleeker and more stylish from every angle.<p>Toyota brought out the <b>“Gen-6” Camry</b> …

Toyota explains what names like Camry and Yaris mean

Ever wonder where automakers get the names for their cars? You're not alone. The sitcom Seinfeld opened Episode 94 – the one where George Costanza buys a Chrysler LeBaron instead of a Volvo – with a bit about nameplates like Integra, Supra and Impreza. Toyota, clearly, is not exempt from choosing …

Toyota tops, Fiat Chrysler last in Consumer Reports quality survey

DETROIT (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp’s namesake brand and its Lexus luxury brand finished one-and-two for the second year in a row in Consumer Reports’ annual quality survey of the U.S. new-vehicle market, the influential magazine said on Monday.<p>A Toyota logo is seen on a car displayed on media …

Most reliable new cars? Lexus and Toyota, says Consumer Reports

Asian automakers remain the go-to source for reliable vehicles, according to Consumer Reports’ latest annual reliability survey, released Monday. And brands that live by cutting-edge infotainment systems also die by them.<p>Seven of the top 10 brands in the magazine’s annual ranking were from South …

Why This One-of-a-Kind Corvette Collection Disappeared for a Quarter-Century

<i>(All Photos by Richard Prince)</i><p>The long and twisted tale of the so-called VH1 MAX Corvette collection, after sitting for nearly twenty-five years in a series of New York parking garages, has finally come to a close. According to a report in the New York Times, the thirty-six-car collection, which …