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Adoptive Mother Connects with Daughter Through Creative Cosplay Portrait Series

In 2012, photographer Kelly Lewis and her husband adopted young Alice Lewis into their family. Between Alice’s dream of becoming a model/actress, …

How This 13-Year-Old Kid Snagged VC Funding From Intel

Shubham Banerjee started with some Legos and an ingenious idea.<p>Shubham Banerjee may not be the first entrepreneur inspired by Legos, but he is probably the first to raise venture capital for innovating on them.<p>Last month, at the ripe old age of 12, Banerjee landed a prestigious early-stage round …

New York businesswoman guilty of manslaughter in son's death

A New York jury Wednesday found former pharmaceuticals executive Gigi Jordan guilty of first-degree manslaughter for feeding a lethal drug concoction to her autistic 8-year-old son.<p>The jury accepted her claim that she acted in a state of "extreme emotional disturbance." Jordan faces a 5- to 25-year …

100+ Clever Street Art Works in New Book by Oak Oak

French street artist Oak Oak has just released a new book that has more than 100 images of his creative and clever works. From Bruce Lee kicking some concrete to a tightrope walker about to cross a chain, each piece is a hilarious take on an ordinary object. Here's the intro to the book.<p>“Oak Oak is …

Artworks

Father Photoshops Three Daughters into Fantastical Scenes

Just by looking at these photos, it's hard to tell who's having more fun..the father or his three girls! About three years ago, John Wilhelm felt as though something was missing with his photography. Bored with just straight out of the camera shooting, he entered the world of digital manipulation. …

Photography

Prison Dairy Gives Inmates Job Skills — And A Sense Of Purpose

Making license plates is the stereotypical job for a prisoner, but in California's Central Valley, a group of inmates are doing very different work, supplying milk to almost every prisoner in the state system.<p>They earn just 35 to 95 cents an hour, but inmates at Corcoran state prison say the job …

A CNBC Presenter Forgot That Ireland Is Not In The UK And That It Uses The Euro

The fun starts at about 6:55 in the video below, when co-host Becky Quick asked what a slightly weaker euro has done to Irish tourism.<p><b>Joe Kernen:</b> You have pounds anyway, don't you still?<p><b>Martin Shanahan:</b> We have euros.<p><b>JK:</b> You have euros in Ireland? Why do you have euros in Ireland?<p><b>MT:</b> Why wouldn't …

Ireland

Movie Theaters Ban Google Glass

Sorry, Glass, no popcorn or giant sodas for you<p>One of the selling points of Google Glass is its ability to take pictures and video of anything within your field of vision, but when that field of vision is occupied by the latest major motion picture, your Google Glass now needs to be far, far …

Google Glass

The Wackiest Workout Gear You Could Actually Wear

We love the way fitness brands have started to factor fashion into their looks. Cooler cuts, bold colors — we're totally digging the workout clothes we can wear all day long. That being said, there are some pieces that we're just not quite sure could work for us. We're willing to give most workout …

NOPE: People Are Getting Rejected Hundreds Of Millions Of Times On Tinder Every Day

One research study published by The Guardian in January suggests the average woman kisses 15 men, has 2 heartbreaks, 4 one-night stands and 4 terrible dates before finding Mr. or Mrs. Right.<p>On Tinder, it's not much different.<p>The New York Times published some stunning facts about the fast-growing …

Relationships

British-Iranian woman sentenced to a year in prison in Tehran for wanting to watch volleyball

Ghoncheh Ghavami, a British woman with Iranian citizenship, has been sentenced to serve a year in prison for attending a men's volleyball game<p>A British-Iranian has been sentenced by a court in Tehran to spend a year in prison as punishment for trying to attend a men’s volleyball match.<p>Ghoncheh …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

Men's Fashion

British banker charged with murder in bloody killings at Hong Kong highrise

A British banker is facing murder charges in Hong Kong over the killing of two women in an upscale apartment in the city's central district of Wan Chai -- where one of the victims was discovered stuffed inside a suitcase on the apartment balcony.<p>The suspect, a 29-year-old man identified as Rurik …

Feminist T-shirts worn by politicians allegedly made in sweatshop conditions

A women’s rights charity behind a T-shirt campaign is investigating claims by a newspaper that the products were made in sweatshop conditions.<p>The Fawcett Society has said it will have the clothes withdrawn from sale if the reports are proved true. The Mail on Sunday claim the T-shirts, worn by …