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Billy Crystal imagines Robin Williams in heaven: Read the script here

When the world suddenly lost Robin Williams in August at the age of 63, friends and fans of the comedian were heartbroken. So was Billy Crystal, his …

Jane Austen in quotes: 30 tips for a successful life

Who needs modern self-help gurus when a 19th-century novelist had it all worked out? Fortify yourself for the first Jane Austen day with quotes from her novels – and let us know the ones we have missed<p>It’s no longer universally acknowledged that “a single man in possession of a good fortune must be …

These Were The Top 10 Most Popular Searches On Google In 2014

Each year, Google releases a list of the topics we’ve collectively searched for the most over the past 12 months. Each year, I try and see how many I can guess beforehand.<p>This year, I got about half. How many can you get? [Pro tip: remember, people generally search for depressing/scary stuff more …

Taliban-led attack on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead

An assault led by the Taliban on a Pakistan military-run school Tuesday left 141 people dead, 132 of which were children, officials say, in the worst attack to hit the country in years.<p>The horrific attack in Peshawar, carried out by a relatively small number of militants from the Tehreek-e-Taliban …

The Best Biographies, Memoirs, and History Books of 2014

After the year’s best reads in science, children’s books, psychology and philosophy, and art, design, and photography, here come the finest memoirs, biographies, and history books of the year — our most inviting bridge between past and present, personal and universal.<p>1. A LIFE WORTH LIVING<p><i>“To</i> …

St. Louis prosecutor says shooting witnesses lied under oath

Some witnesses speaking under oath before a grand jury investigating the shooting death of an unarmed black teen by a white officer told lies, St. Louis Prosecutor Robert McCulloch said Friday.<p>“Clearly some were not telling the truth,” he said in an interview on KTRS 550.<p>This was the first …

Sony hack: US seeks China's help against North Korea cyber-attacks - report

The US government has reportedly asked China to help block North Korea’s ability to launch cyber-attacks, in the wake of the massive hack of Sony Pictures.<p>Administration officials told the New York Times the sought-for cooperation was one of the first steps toward the “proportional response” …

How the FBI says it connected North Korea to the Sony hack — and why some experts are still skeptical

The FBI on Friday said that North Korea was responsible for the massive hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment. The hack leaked personal employee …

Archaeologists Unearth Entryway to King Herod's Palace

Israeli archaeologists are showing off the monumental, many-arched corridor that led to Herod the Great's hilltop palace near Jerusalem in the first century. The corridor in the ancient fortress of Herodium, about 7 miles (12 kilometers) south of Jerusalem, has been excavated to reveal a space 65 …

Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses clearly lied

ST. LOUIS — Some witnesses who testified before the grand jury that investigated the shooting of an unarmed teenager clearly lied under oath, according to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch.<p>In an interview Friday with radio station KTRS in St. Louis, McCulloch said he had no regrets about …

Mullah Radio, terrorist demagogue behind the savagery of Peshawar

Who is Mullah Fazlullah, the Taliban leader who ordered the killing of more than 100 pupils at a Pakistan school?<p>As Pakistanis united in revulsion at the massacre of 141 pupils and teachers at Peshawar’s Army Public School last week and the government began executing convicted terrorists in …

Inside the 'Surprisingly Great' North Korean Hacker Hotel

North Korea is so isolated that rather than bring the Internet to its hackers, it brings them to it—in a swank hotel in China.<p>The luxury hotel that …

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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.<p>Mersane Warria, 37, was charged with eight counts of murder in a bedside hearing at a hospital in the northern city of Cairns where she is …

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Twitter on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2012<p><i>This week, Inside Flipboard is celebrating all things Twitter, starting with how to get the most out of your Twitter</i> …

City Guides Spotlight: Charleston

<b>Sponsored content:</b><p>As both a home and a destination, Charleston, South Carolina has become one of the most up-and-coming cities in the country. As the southern hotbed of long-standing tradition, beautifully preserved architecture, rich historical influence and a reputation for incredibly …

Neighbor of notorious Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro charged in murders, rapes

A man who lived on the same block as the late Cleveland serial rapist and kidnapper Ariel Castro will appear in court Monday on kidnapping, rape and murder charges after county prosecutors released a 293-count indictment, officials said.<p>Elias Acevedo, Sr., 49, was charged late Thursday with four …

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Nevada student opens fire at middle school, killing teacher and injuring 2

A teacher at a middle school in Nevada was shot and killed while trying to protect children after a student arrived on campus Monday and started opening fire before turning the weapon on himself, police say.<p>One male student injured in the shooting at Sparks Middle School in Sparks, Nev., has gone …