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Texas 'open carry' law passes, allowing guns in holsters on the street

Texas lawmakers approved carrying handguns openly on the streets of the nation’s second most populous state on Friday, sending the bill to the Republican governor, Greg Abbott, who is expected to sign it and reverse a ban dating to the post-civil war era.<p>Gun owners would still have to get a license …

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Before and After Comparisons of the Visual Effects in Mad Max: Fury Road

One of the big Hollywood blockbusters to hit the silver screen this year has been Mad Max: Fury Road, which has gotten rave reviews, with many …

Demented, Dying, but on Trial, the Last Nazis Reveal Their True Evil

The trial of the SS bookkeeper from Auschwitz exposes not only the banality but the bean-counting that was integral to the Holocaust.<p>As the trial of …

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

Syrian Christian Fighter Reportedly Beheads ISIS Militant In Revenge Killing

A Syrian watchdog group reports that a Syrian Christian fighter beheaded a militant with the Islamic State group as revenge for individuals executed in northeastern Syria.<p>The alleged revenge killing occurred Thursday in Hasakah province, where the Islamic State militants hold large areas of the …

Superhero Bits: Batman v Superman, Captain America Civil War, Daredevil, X-Men, The Flash – Page 2 of 3 – /Film

The Party of Three exhibit at iam8bit in Los Angeles includes this great piece by <b>Nan Lawson</b>.<p>Did you see <i>Ant-Man</i> on the star-studded cover of Wired …

Solo Travel: Women Share Their Stories And Give Tips On Staying Safe While Exploring The World

Exploring the world by yourself can be intimidating, lonely and sometimes dangerous. But it can also be one of the most rewarding things you will …

Astronomy: The dreadful beauty of Medusa

Astronomers using ESO's Very Large Telescope in Chile have captured the most detailed image ever taken of the Medusa Nebula. As the star at the heart …

An Ancient Mystery: Where Is the Tomb of Genghis Khan?

Recently, a magnificent find by archeologists yielded a structure lost to time, a military stronghold used by Genghis Khan and his army as they …

Chechen leader Kadyrov lashes out at criticism of the forced marriage of a 17-year-old girl in Russia

The BBC reports that the Chechen warlord turned key Kremlin ally, who was present at the wedding, said:<p>"Stop. Behave like Chechens. Family honour is the most important thing.<p>"Do not write such things. Men, do take your women out of WhatsApp. Lock them in, do not let them go out, then they will not …

Wildlife Wednesday: Celebrate and Learn More About Turtles at Rafiki’s Planet Watch and The Seas with Nemo & Friends at Walt Disney World Resort

Tomorrow is World Turtle Day®! To celebrate, we’ll have activities to satisfy your curiosity and inspire conservation of these magnificent animals.<p>At …

Bird fights off double tiger attack at China zoo

A crane has wowed crowds in <b>China</b> after successfully managing to fight off an attack from two tigers.<p>The bird was blown into the tiger garden by strong winds at the Fuyang Wildlife Park in Zhejiang Province.<p>The <b>tigers</b> immediately started chasing the crane, however, the bird fought back and managed to …

Israel is running out of cemetery space so its digging vast catacombs

<b>JERUSALEM</b>: For Jews seeking eternal rest, the most coveted real estate on Earth lies in the soil of Jerusalem. Unfortunately, the city is rapidly …

Zombie Awareness Tips: How to survive the apocalypse with a smart home

Zombies. The walking dead returned from the grave to feast on soft buttery brains. Smart homes, a technology that allows for the automation of …

Top 10 Longest Running Anime Series of All Time

<b>Anime has been around for a long time.</b><p>There are some series that have such a detailed story which goes in depth with the theme, genre, or characters …

25+ Incredible Novels You Must Read At Least Once In Your Life

A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading. —William Styron<p>Books …

Relieve Lower Back Pain With This Simple, Soothing Yoga Pose

If you spend most of your day sitting, this stretch is for you. The reclining pose from LA-based yoga instructor Vytas Baskauskas can help to work out the kinks from a long day spent in a chair, relieving the strain in your lower body.<p>This particular yoga pose provides a deep stretch, but is easily …

Ancient turtle fossils discovered in Australia

Ancient turtle fossils discovered in Australia<p>SYDNEY, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Archaeologists looking for crocodile fossils have instead found what they …

Will Chris Pratt's Star Lord fight alongside the Avengers in Infinity War?

Chris Pratt, who stars in in Marvel's 2014 hit Guardians of the Galaxy, and also plays a lead role in Colin Trevorrow's fothcoming dinosaur adventure Jurassic World, has revealed that he may be appearing in a number of additional Marvel movies.<p>Fans were already expecting the actor to reprise his …

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