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Kobe Bryant to retire after this season

Kobe Bryant, who has helped the Lakers win five NBA championships over a 20-year career spent entirely in Los Angeles, announced Sunday on The …

12 Things a Guy Thinks When You Sit on His Face

"This is so porny!"<p><b>1. Oh you want me to go down on you.... so why are you keeping me on my back?</b> This isn't making sense.<p><b>2. I see what's going on here. This took me a second.</b> We're going to shake things up, aren't we? And by "shake things up" I mean you're going to sit on my face.<p><b>3. This is so</b> …

Earthquakes

Heilongjiang offers new routes to explore winter wonderland[1]

China's northernmost province, Heilongjiang, hopes to show how its snow glows and what makes its ice nice through five winter itineraries it …

China

The last gunmen's tribe of Miao ethnic group in SW China[1]

Local villagers play musical instruments to hail tourists at Basha village of the Miao ethnic group in Congjiang county, Southwest China's Guizhou …

Why Indian women are #HappyToBleed

Last week, Punjabi student and gender rights activist Nikita Azad wrote an open letter to Sabrimala temple chief Prayar Gopalakrishnan – a man who said he wants a machine that scans menstruating women. “These days there are machines that can scan bodies and check for weapons,” he said. “There will …

Husband Honors Hardworking Nurse Wife with Touching Story

To show the world that his wife is a true hero, Bobby Wesson posted an incredibly touching story on Facebook. Beneath a photo of his partner Rayena and young son Deacon, Wesson writes,<p>"This is my wife taking a nap. In an hour she will wake up, put on her scrubs and get ready for work.The tools and …

NASA installs the first mirror on the Hubble's replacement

NASA announced on Wednesday that it had successfully installed the first of 18 mirrors on the new James Webb space telescope. The work took place at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland earlier this week.<p>These 4-foot wide hexagonal mirrors will unfold once the telescope reaches …

Making a china bucket list[1]

Tourists from different countries rank the country's myriad attractions differently, Yang Feiyue finds.<p>Ardi Pulaj from Albania has visited roughly 30 …

China

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 is too sexist for Europe and US

<i>Dead or Alive Xtreme 3</i>, the game where you play volleyball as scantily clad women, won't be making its way to the US or Europe. Apparently, the game's publisher is worried about how Western audiences will react to the way the franchise depicts women. The latest installment features a sun-tanning …

Fantastic spouting Spring in East China[1]

Spouting Spring is wreathed in mist after a snowfall in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province, Nov 24, 2015. Spouting Spring, also called …

China

Red Sludge From Brazilian Dam Collapse Reaches the Atlantic

Earlier this month, on November 5, two dams retaining tons of iron-mining waste near the Brazilian town of Bento Rodrigues burst, releasing a massive flood of thick, red toxic mud that flattened buildings and trees, smothered the small town, and left at least six dead. The wave of toxic …

Brazil

Images From the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards are now taking entries, and the organizers have been kind enough to share some of their early entries with us, gathered below. Last year’s competition attracted over 173,000 entries from 171 countries. Entries will be accepted until January 5, 2016. All …

Awards

Premier Li's fast-paced diplomacy[1]

A busy timetable saw Premier Li Keqiang reach Suzhou, Jiangsu province, at about 2:30 am on Tuesday for a series of meetings involving leaders from …

Warriors Set Record with 16th Straight Win to Open NBA Season

The Golden State Warriors set an all-time NBA record with Tuesday's 111-77 win over the Los Angeles Lakers, becoming the first team in league history to win its first 16 games of a season, per ESPN Stats & Info.<p>Reigning MVP Stephen Curry, in particular, was at the top of his game, making 10 of his …

Basketball