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Paris Attacks Won't Change How We Live, Defiant Residents Say

PARIS — This city under siege was determined to go about its business — with defiance.<p>Less than 24 hours after eight attackers killed at least 127 people in a bloody spree through the French capital, Paris was in mourning — but determined to carry on.<p>“I’m very sad — I have a lot of rage and …

Paris Attacks

Paris attacks: David Cameron tells France 'your pain is our pain'

Prime Minister David Cameron has warned that "we must be prepared for a number of British casualties" from the Paris atrocity, as he condemned what he called the "brutal and callous murderers".<p>He said the UK's official terrorism threat level would remain at "severe".<p>Mr Cameron was speaking at …

Downing Street

Paris suicide bomber identified; ISIS claims responsibility for 129 dead

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> Authorities in France and Belgium took people into custody Saturday in the aftermath of the worst violence in France since World War II, a series of terror attacks that killed more than 120 people.<p>ISIS claimed responsibility for the horrific Paris attacks, for which France vowed …

Death Metal

Ron Perlman doesn’t want to make Hellboy 3, the movie he keeps trying to make

<i>Hellboy III</i> is probably never going to happen. Franchise director Guillermo Del Toro has admitted as much, explaining that no studios want to pay for …

'Fantastic Four': Film Review

Josh Trank directs the third attempt to make movie magic out of the quartet of Marvel superheroes, played here by Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. …

15 Twisted Facts About The Sixth Sense

On August 6, 1999, moviegoers got their first look at <i>The Sixth Sense</i>. M. Night Shyamalan’s story about eight-year-old Cole Sear seeing dead people …

21 Beloved Movies, Reviewed By People Who Haven't Seen Them

Ever been publicly shamed for not seeing "Star Wars" or "The Godfather"? Been there. Enter the safe space.<p>You're undoubtedly familiar with the following scenario: You're sitting at brunch, or in class, or chatting with a group of randoms at a party when the conversation turns to that one movie …

11 Celebs Who Have Drastically Changed Their Style

Some are born chic. Some achieve chicness. And some have chicness thrust upon them.<p>Some are born chic. Some achieve chicness. And some have chicness thrust upon them. No one here falls under categories one and three, but by upgrading stylists, growing up, and/or simply surviving the early aughts, …

Suzy Menkes Meets Couturier Alexis Mabille in Paris

Suzy Menkes INTERNATIONAL VOGUE EDITOR<p>A Marriage of Style and Desire<p><i>Dita Von Teese Long corseted sheath with plunging neckline in emerald green</i> …

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Tension rising

This March 17, 2015 satellite photo shows vessels purportedly dredging sand at Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the disputed South China Sea. (Getty Images)<p>As China continues to develop reefs in disputed waters, the U.S. is talking tough, reports Paul Koring. Obama’s ‘pivot’ to the Pacific …

U.S. Airlines Are Like A "Low-Cost Bus Company," Says Emirates Chief

More shots fired in the fight over "open skies" and the rise of the aviation giants of the Persian Gulf.<p>Let's get ready to rumble. Emirates airline president Tim Clark spoke with <i>The National</i> about the big three U.S. airlines that are calling for restrictions on Persian Gulf–based carriers offering …

Aviation

The 5 Most Spectacular National Park Road Trips

<i>by Valerie Conners, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Nothing gets us more excited for summer than the prospect of an epic road trip: wind whipping through open car windows, highways flanked by stunning landscapes. Luckily, this is an easy reality in the U.S., thanks to an abundance of amazing national parks. …

Watch the once-lost short film that ran before The Empire Strikes Back

<i>Black Angel</i> almost slipped into movie folklore. The 25-minute short film, directed by <i>Empire Strikes Back</i> art director Roger Christian, was played before the fifth <i>Star Wars</i> episode when Lucas' movie opened in Europe in 1980. While <i>Star Wars</i> went on to become a cultural juggernaut, the original prints …

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Mind

Google's Homemade Self-Driving Cars to Hit Roads This Summer

As its very own self-driving cars prepare to hit the pavement, Google shares more about its secrets.<p>Here’s something that irks Chris Urmson: Sometimes people will get in self-driving cars, the spectacularly complex piece of technology he runs at Google and to which he has devoted most of his …

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25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

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What People Around the World Dream About

An atlas of the subconscious, from Tijuana to Reykjavik<p>The first thing I learned is: Everybody flies.<p>Consider the surly taxi driver I met in Ukraine who, when asked what he dreamed of at night, responded, “I jump and then I fly—higher than the trees, higher than the trolley wires.”<p>“I think when I …

The Eruption of Chile's Calbuco Volcano

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupted on Wednesday, spewing a giant funnel of ash high into the sky over a sparsely populated, mountainous area, triggering a red alert. Authorities ordered an evacuation for a 10-kilometer (six-mile) radius around the volcano. Calbuco is the second volcano in southern …

Samsung S5 fingerprint flaw exposed

<b>Hackers can take copies of fingerprints used to unlock the Samsung Galaxy S5 phone, claim security researchers.</b><p>A flaw in Android makes it possible to steal the personal information so it can be used elsewhere, said the experts from security firm FireEye.<p>Other Android-based phones that also use …

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Avengers: Age of Ultron - Movie Review

While 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' has all the ingredients of a good superhero movie, it's sheer scale is its undoing. There are too many characters to …

A Glimpse at Flipboard for Apple Watch

Everyone’s been talking about the Apple Watch. What a beautiful piece of technology! Flipboard for Apple Watch is ready and will be available when the wearable device starts to ship tomorrow. Here’s a peek of what we have in store:<p>On the Apple Watch, Flipboard will show you your top 10 stories …

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