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Incredible photos you won't believe were taken on an iPhone

We know iPhone cameras are pretty handy these days - but you'll still be shocked that the following images were all shot using the ubiquitous handheld device. This week they were all named among the winners of the 9th annual iPhone Photography Awards.<p>The grand prize went to Siyuan Niu for "The Man …

ESPN Pulls Videos From YouTube Due To Terms Of Upcoming Paid Tier

ESPN has started pulling some of its video content from YouTube, just days after the video-sharing site announced its paid, ad-free tier called YouTube Red. ESPN content that has already been uploaded to YouTube are now marked as private, and ESPN-owned properties like <i>Grantland</i> have switched over …

Albuquerque officials: Road rage killing shows broken system

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The man charged in the freeway killing of a 4-year-old girl in New Mexico had been previously arrested on aggravated …

Crime

First Aid Kit cover Simon and Garfunkel’s ‘America’ on ‘Letterman’ – watch

The song originally featured on 1968 studio album 'Bookends'<p>First Aid Kit performed their cover of <b>Simon and Garfunkel</b>‘s ‘America’ on US late-night …

Never take an egg for granted

Get them fresh, free-range – and take a minute to think what you are going to do with an egg before you crack one open. It will make all the difference...<p>Most people know how to “make eggs”. But “making eggs” sounds dull and habitual, and too much like “making do”, and we – and eggs – deserve …

Amazing bars around the world to drink at before you die

Spain hails passersby who helped military air crash survivors

"Talking with Manuel, the farmer who saved the injured of the A400M crash in Seville. A hero for all of us," Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy wrote in a Twitter message alongside a photo of him meeting with one of the three rescuers.<p>Manuel and two other people who were near Seville airport when the …

TestFlight

Francis Coquelin is the new Arsenal king of counter-bling

Photograph: Stuart Macfarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images<p>Francis Coquelin at the opening of The Arsenal Hub – Home of Arsenal in the Community. Photograph: Stuart Macfarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty …

Study shows humans are evolving faster than previously thought

Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution<p>Humans are evolving more rapidly than previously thought, according to the largest ever genetics study of a single population.<p>Scientists reached the conclusion after …

Evolution

French Almond Paste Cake

I'm not sure if this is true for everybody, but my cake cravings tend to increase dramatically during the winter. It's like all I want are warm mugs …

Dessert

Amazon’s Kindle Convert Can Turn Your Paper Library Into E-Books

If you’ve been hanging on to those paper books because the idea of having to repurchase them all as Kindle titles is daunting, Amazon has a new option for you: Kindle Convert, a program for Windows that turns print books into digital versions fully compatible with Amazon’s Kindle software, …

Is the traditional nativity play worth saving?

As growing numbers of schools drop this festive staple, Victoria Lambert and Toby Young argue for and against it<p><b>YES, says Victoria Lambert</b><p>December 14, 1972, rural Somerset, and 30 small children are crammed into a freezing sacristy, wearing an assortment of tea towels and curtains. Some have beards …