Emily Lester

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Daniel Craig Undergoes Surgery After Injury on Set of New James Bond Movie Spectre

Even James Bond can get bruised in action.<p>Daniel Craig reportedly underwent surgery after suffering an injury while filming the new James Bond film</i> …

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Iraqi Kurds say Islamic State used chlorine gas on fighters

BAGHDAD — Kurdish authorities in Iraq said Saturday they have evidence that the Islamic State group used chlorine gas as a chemical weapon against <i>peshmerga</i> fighters, the latest alleged atrocity carried out by the extremist organization now under attack in Tikrit.<p>The allegation by the Kurdistan …

Middle East

Salvage crew at Fla. site of helicopter crash that killed 11

PENSACOLA, Fla. — Salvage operations were expected to conclude Saturday night in the recovery of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter that rests in 25 feet of water in the Santa Rosa Sound after a crash this week near Navarre in the Florida Panhandle.<p>Seven Marines and four soldiers were killed.<p>The largest …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

Coachella Who? 16 of the Coolest, Most Affordable Summer Music Festivals

Music makes the world go ’round, making us feel productive, inspired and energized. We’re huge fans of powerhouse music festivals like Coachella and Bonnaroo, except for when tickets sell out fast and are oh-so expensive. This year, try switching up your music game and experiencing an …

Festivals

Selma Prepares to Mark 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday Marked in Selma

Daylight Savings Time: 7 Surprising Things You May Not Know

Our annual clock fiddling leads to fewer robberies and more unhappy farmers, for starters.<p>For most of the United States, this weekend sees the return of clock confusion—and heated debate.<p>Many Americans will spring forward an hour to mark the beginning of daylight savings time (DST)—also known as …

Daylight Savings Time

9 Amazing Female Graphic Novelists, Illustrators And Cartoonists You Should Read

It's been a big couple of years for women in the comic book world, with Marvel Comics unveiling female versions of their previously male-dominated troop of heroes. Last month, a girl-powered Avengers cast was announced, including such superheroes as She-Hulk, Dazzler, and Medusa. It's a bound in …

87 Brilliant Designs For A New Pedestrian-Cycling Bridge In London

London has its fair share of iconic bridges already, but it wants more. It’s about to start building the Garden Bridge–a very green pedestrian walkway designed by Thomas Heatherwick. And now it wants another bridge to connect Pimlico, near Victoria Station, with a massive new development in Nine …

Converted Factory-Turned-Vertical Farm Will Grow 2 Million Pounds of Vegetables

The city of Newark, New Jersey will soon be home to the world's largest indoor vertical farm. A 69,000-square-foot building is currently under construction, and it will serve as the new global corporate headquarters for AeroFarms, an urban agricultural company. Having this facility means that …