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5 Tips to Take Less Photos of Everything and Take More Photos That Mean Something

How many photos do you have from a recent holiday, that you just haven’t had time to organize? Or, have you come back from a dream vacation and your …

27 dead as Islamic State claims responsibility for blast at Shiite mosque in Kuwait

A suicide bomber purportedly from an Islamic State affiliate unleashed the first terrorist attack in Kuwait in more than two decades on Friday, killing at least 27 people and wounding scores more in a bombing that targeted Shiite worshippers after midday prayers.<p>The attack, which hit the capital of …

Terrorists Strike Kuwait, Tunisia and France: Pictures

Tunisia

Karabash: The Russian Ghost Town - Photographs and text by Pierpaolo Mittica | LensCulture

Karabash, in Russia’s Chelyabinsk region, is one of the most polluted cities on Earth. The site of a copper-smelting plant built more than a 100 years ago, extreme levels of toxic waste have caused enormous pollution and dire health problems for the region.<p>Since 1910, when the plant first opened, …

Ghost Towns

Supreme Court Rules On Same-Sex Marriage

Constitutional Rights

Why You're Pretty Much Unconscious All the Time

Your body has a lot of nifty parts, but it’s the brain that’s the <i>it</i> organ of the summer. The brain’s all-the-rage moment is mostly a result of the …

French attack: Country faces fresh horror over decapitation and factory explosions

The facts so far of Islamist terror attack on liquid gas chemical in southeastern France as raids continue on potential accomplices of prime suspect Yassin Salhi<p>The man decapitated in an apparent Islamist attack on a chemical factory in south-eastern France was the assailant’s boss, according to …

The story of the invention that could revolutionize batteries—and maybe American manufacturing as well

The world has been clamoring for a super-battery.<p>Since about 2010, a critical mass of national leaders, policy professionals, scientists, entrepreneurs, thinkers and writers have all but demanded a transformation of the humble lithium-ion cell. Only batteries that can store a lot more energy for a …

Energy

Islamic State 'attacks Syrian town of Tal Abyad'

<b>Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked the northern Syrian town of Tal Abyad, which they lost to Kurdish fighters two weeks ago, activists say.</b><p>The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said IS had seized a district of the town, which is on the Turkish border.<p>The loss of Tal Abyad was a …

Human Rights

Greece defaults on $1.7 billion IMF payment

In a dramatic but widely expected step, Greece formally defaulted on a $1.7 billion payment to the International Monetary Fund early Wednesday in Athens.<p>Greece became the first developed country to default to the IMF, an organization of 188 nations that tries to keep the world economy stable.<p>Greece …

Europe

Donald Trump Files $500 Million Lawsuit Against Univision

By Joseph Ax<p>June 30 (Reuters) - U.S. presidential candidate and real estate mogul Donald Trump filed a $500 million lawsuit on Tuesday against Univision over the Spanish-language TV network's decision to end its contract to broadcast the Miss USA pageant, which is co-owned by Trump.<p>Univision said …

Tsipras defiant as thousands rally in support of "no" vote

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday and the country failed to repay a loan due to the International Monetary Fund, deepening fears over whether it will be able to remain in the …