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Toddler in coma after choking on a grape from Pizza Hut

Two-year-old Jacob Jenkins, from Hartlepool, remains in an induced coma three days after choking on a grape in Pizza Hut<p>A little boy is in critical condition after choking on a grape from Pizza Hut. Two-year-old Jacob Jenkins was "brought back to life" by paramedics after a grape he had been eating …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

DIY Dye & Dairy Free Red White Blue Popsicles Recipe

Here is what happened: I wanted to have some cute red, white and blue themed food for cooking out on Memorial Day weekend. Specifically, I wanted the …

Ice Cream

Patriotic Dirt Cake

I can’t turn my brain off.<p>Now that I’m nursing I have more time to sit and think. I usually think about the kids and the things that have to be done …

Sweet Sundays: Graham Cracker Ice Cream Sandwiches

I must have a thing for ‘faux’ ice cream lately. I suppose these are definitely less caloric than the real deal. If you are looking for a quick, fun …

Celeb Baby Laundry

Back to school is almost here and these Tips For Packing Healthy School Lunches are sure to keep your kids happy and you happy they are eating better …

Patriotic Pies in a Jar

One of most popular posts of all time on my site is this recipe for Pie in a Jar. Apparently, people *really* like pies in a jar.<p>The thing that I …

July 4th Layered Drinks Tutorial

Jun<p>27<p>Is there something you know how to do but you are surprised to find out that others have not yet been enlightened? Or maybe a friend does …

Onions

Patriotic Rose Cake {Video Tutorial}

Did you know that the Rose is the National Flower?<p>“The rose was designated the official flower and floral emblem of the United States of America in …

Make It Monday- Patriotic Popcorn - Bloom Designs

I am really looking all the patriotic holidays coming up. Memorial Day is a huge celebration in our town- a parade, fireworks and lots of fun pool …

Red, White and Blue Raspberry Candy Bars

How cute is that? Imagine the shock and awe on your friends and families faces when they bite into a seemingly normal looking candy bar and BAM! It's …

DIY Candy Bar Flags For the Fourth of July

Please Share...20800<p>The Fourth of July is almost here, and what better way to celebrate than by making candy bar flags?<br>(Now, some folks might argue …

DIY: Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes

Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes – how to make fondant pinwheel cupcake toppers in red, white and blue.<br>So much fun for the Fourth of July!<p>Last Monday, I …

4th Of July "Stained Glass" Red, White & Blue Star Cookies

The 4th of July is a big holiday in my family. A big family reunion at the beach, lots of memories made and lots of good eats. This year I have a …

Apple Researching Combined 2D/3D Glassesless Displays

Apple is looking into a way to provide both 3D and 2D images from the same display, without requiring any special ocular equipment like 3D glasses, according to a new patent application (via AppleInsider). The display would use gaze-tracking to serve specific images to viewers, and would be able to …

Shock horror! iPhone 7 concept takes a page out of Samsung’s playbook

If the multiple worlds theory of quantum mechanics is correct, there is a universe out there somewhere in which Apple slavishly copies every move Samsung makes in the handset department.<p>A new iPhone 7 concept by designer Hasan Kaymak shows us what that parallel world would look like by …

IPhone 7

Corporal Punishment: Teacher Breaks Up Fight By Whipping Students With Belt [Video]

Shocking video footage shows American students brawling in the middle of a classroom floor. A male teacher can be seen ripping off his belt and …

Nine dead in Texas biker gangs carpark shootout

An argument between five rival biker gangs at a meeting in Texas erupts into gunfire<p>A meeting of several rival biker gangs in the US state of Texas turned to carnage on Sunday after an argument left at least nine dead and 18 more injured following a shootout.<p>The fight between five rival gangs …

Kids divulge the best advice from their mums - and the answers are beautiful

We send our children off into the big, wide world, hoping we’ve armed them with a moral compass that will guide them through their tough times. So …

Los Prietos Campground is a pleasant place to rough it

Los Prietos Campground, nestled among the massive old oaks of the Santa Ynez Mountains, feels worlds away from city life. It's about 19 miles northwest of Santa Barbara, off California Highway 154 along Paradise Road in Los Padres National Forest, one of a few campgrounds near the Santa Ynez River. …

Santa Barbara

California Bill to Scrap Vaccine Exemption Moves Forward

The California senate has passed a bill that could help ensure that parents vaccinate their children, months after a measles outbreak in the state …

Father threw four-year-old daughter off cliff to avoid $1,000 a month child support

British mother Sarah Key-Marer breaks down as American former boyfriend is finally convicted of murder 15 years after killing their child<p>A father has been convicted of murder 15 years after he hurled his four-year-old daughter off a cliff to avoid paying $1,000 a month child support to the girl's …

Los Angeles

What Happened After One Family Went Organic For Just Two Weeks

What would happen if you switched from conventionally grown food to organic-only? One family of five found out after participating in an experiment run by Swedish grocery chain, Coop, and the Swedish Environmental Research Institute.<p>It's not news that organic farming beats conventional practices …

Newcastle University

In open letter, female founders push for positive women-in-tech stories

The dearth of women in leadership roles, the glass ceilings, the gender discrimination — Sukhinder Singh Cassidy had heard it all.<p>As founder of online video shopping start-up Joyus, she was well aware of the biases against women and minorities in her industry, and understood that diversity remained …

Bomb threat disrupts season finale of German TV model show

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A bomb threat and an unattended suitcase prompted German broadcaster ProSieben to stop the finale of model competition show Germany’s Next Topmodel and evacuate thousands of people from the event’s venue on Thursday.<p>An unidentified female person called in a bomb threat at …

Discuss Current Events in the Classroom with Flipboard

Many teachers use current events to bring perspective to history lessons, examine government systems at work, demonstrate science in action, or understand cultural and social issues. With a Flipboard magazine, students and teachers can easily collect articles and videos and instantly have a …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes