Chandler Marelich

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Germany: Baby girl found in suitcase beside infant skeleton

BERLIN (AP) — A 22-year-old woman is under investigation for manslaughter after German police found a suitcase in her apartment with a newborn baby …

Crime

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, …

Oil & Gas Industry

Never mind Rio...Take a look at Tokyo, the 2020 Olympic host city!

The Rio 2016 Olympics have only just begun but the drumbeat is already rolling for Tokyo 2020.<p>And at the ‘Japan House’ exhibition space, in the heart of Rio, sports fans can get a glimpse of what the country has to offer.<p>Hi-tech Tokyo has already hosted the Summer Games before – back in 1964.<p>Tokyo …

This guy's stash of airline memorabilia shows how much flight-attendant uniforms have changed since the 1950s

Marvin Goldman, who has been flying with El Al Israel Airlines since 1978, has saved more than 40,000 items from the airline, including an extensive collection of uniforms and thousands of archival images.<p>Goldman, who is part of the World Airline Historical Society, keeps the fascinating items in …

Sinkhole Engulfs Dozens of Cars Along Italian Road

A 600-foot-long sinkhole buried dozens of cars early Wednesday morning in Florence, Italy after an water pipe burst underground.<p>No injuries were …

Teacher Who Called Obama a Gay Prostitute Loses Board of Education Race

A retired Texas schoolteacher who received national attention for her outrageous conspiracy theories and claimed President Obama was once a gay …

Attorney for Freddie Gray family stuns Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren: “The whole network’s approach to the black community is racist”

<b>(Fox News)</b><p>Needless to say, Bill Murphy was rushed off Fox News shortly thereafter<p>Sophia Tesfaye<p>May 24, 2016 3:10pm (UTC)<p>When it was announced that the first actual verdict in the trial of the six Baltimore police officers charged with the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray was to come down on …

Zelda: Twilight Princess Manga Creators Tease English Release

Viz Media does not confirm license of series<p>The manga creator duo Akira Himekawa said on their official Facebook page on Friday that Viz Media will …

Uncharted 4 Director Says They Had To Ask One 'Sexist Focus Tester' To Leave

Not everyone was happy with new <i>Uncharted 4</i> characters like Nadine “Triceps” Ross. In fact, according to director Neil Druckmann, his team had to ask …

The Latest: French investigators question Paris airport crew

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the crash of EgyptAir flight 804 (all times local):<p>6:20 p.m.<p>A French judicial official says French aviation investigators …

Airplanes

The Pokémon GO Field Test is Now Heading to the US

<b>Pokémon GO</b> has been undergoing plenty of Beta testing this year, with developer Niantic running field tests in Japan and Australia. The global tour …

How California protects transgender students

Last week, the Obama administration told schools they need to allow transgender students to experience every aspect of school as the gender they express.<p>T -- we used her first initial to maintain her privacy -- is a third-grade student in Los Angeles Unified School District​ who we wrote about …

LGBTQI

Watercolor-based anime provides romantic escape in 'Doukyusei (Classmates)'

The theatrical release of the Japanese feature "Doukyusei (Classmates)" marks the growing popularity in America of <i>yaoi</i>, an anime genre that depicts feathery romances between beautiful young men. Psychologists argue that these stories, which are written by women for female audiences, allow young …

Los Angeles

Brazilian sex theme park set to open in 2018: Erotikaland will have a '7D' vibrating cinema, bumper cars shaped like genitalia and a nudist pool

• <b>Entry fee will be $100 and will give visitors access to an aphrodisiac store</b>• <b><br>Sex will not be allowed inside the park, but visitors can use nearby</b> …

Disney World

First woman in US army qualifies to lead troops in battle

The US army has for the first time appointed a female infantry commander, ending centuries of tradition which prevented women from taking frontline combat roles.<p>Captain Kristen Griest had already made history last summer by becoming one of the first women to qualify as an Army Ranger – a member of …

Chrome extension blocks out the names of mass shooters

Many mass shooters were motivated by their desire for fame and glory, so the Brady Campaign believes it's time we shift our focus towards the victims. The non-profit org has released a Chrome extension called "Zero Minutes of Fame," because when installed, the killers don't get their 15 minutes. It …

Why Donald Trump hasn't released his tax returns

Donald Trump

Six-year-old in Japan falls to her death after watching flying cartoon characters

A six-year-old girl fell to her death from the 43rd floor of a high-rise residential block in Japan after watching an anime cartoon with flying characters with her family.<p>The girl reportedly climbed out of her bedroom window and scaled the balcony railing of the family’s flat in Osaka city, before …

15 maps that will change the way you see the world

Telegraph Travel has mapped the world in many ways – here are some of the most eye-opening.<p>1. Life expectancy<p>This map shows the world according to life expectancy. The results are depressingly unsurprising. Africa is the only continent that contains nations where the average life expectancy is …

Geography

How to improve your vocabulary: 6 tips for language learners

1. Gather a list of cognates.<p>In linguistics, a cognate is a word that is very similar to another. There are hundreds of cognates shared by English …

Language Learning

Oil price plunge forces Alaska to freeze hiring

The plunge in oil prices is bringing budget pain and a new kind of freeze to state government in Alaska.<p>Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announced a hiring freeze and limits on travel by state employees Tuesday as part of an effort to control a growing $3.5 billion budget gap. He had previously proposed …

Oil

Russian police published a hilarious guide to taking selfies without killing yourself

Police in Russia might be known for cracking skulls and taking bribes, but now they’re taking on a truly civic-minded task: teaching you how to …

TRUMP: I'll go down 5 points in the polls by saying this, but I think Obama's tears were real

During a conversation with Fox News, Trump said he believed Obama's tears were genuine.<p>"I actually think he was sincere. I'll probably go down about 5 points in the polls by saying that," the Republican presidential front-runner joked. "But I think he was sincere."<p>Tears rolled down Obama's face on …

Stratfor has 11 chilling predictions for what the world will look like in 10 years

While international analysts often try their hand at predicting the major events of the coming year, Stratfor believes that it's identified the major trends of the next 10.<p>In many ways, Stratfor thinks the world a decade from now will be more dangerous place, with US power waning and other …

Geopolitics

Winners of the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2014

The winners of the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2014 were just announced! UK landscape photographer Greg Whitton nabbed the top prize with his stunning image of light hitting the Southern Highlands in Iceland. It was taken during a six-day wild camping trip in Iceland with four other …

Landscape Photography