Jasmine

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New CIA Information on JFK Assassination

Since 1961, on every morning except Sunday, CIA briefers have presented the president of the United States with a top-secret, five-to-ten-page report on world events pertinent to national security. White House press secretary Ari Fleischer called the report, now known as the President's Daily …

Conspiracies

sticky toffee pudding

Prior to last month, I had spent exactly zero minutes of my life thinking about date cake, craving date cake or noting the absence of date cake in my …

The four best short stories about artificial intelligence you need to read

Short stories are stolen moments from a different world, captured and framed in a few thousand words. The best of them capture the emotional depth of full-length novels without requiring proportional investments. They challenge the reader with retellings of real world issues, without losing the …

Browned Butter Brown Sugar Double Chocolate Cookie Cups

Wow, that title is a mouthful! But so are these cookie cups- a mouthful of delicious, decadent, divine chocolate indulgence! (You like my …

Epic Video of a Professional Biker on a Breathtaking, Death-Defying Ridge

Get ready to be blown away! In this new film called <i>The Ridge</i>, professional biker Danny MacAskill shows us what it's like to mountain bike on a death-defying ridge. Located in his native home of Scotland, the ridge is a bumpy terrain in the Cuillin mountains of the Isle of Skye that's one part …

Hiking

Antifreeze Poisoning Trial: Texas Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for poisoning her colleague and lover.<p>The Houston cancer researcher, 43, was …

Crime

Georgia woman gets 30-year prison term in daughter's malnutrition death

ATLANTA (Reuters) - A suburban Atlanta woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty on Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter and child cruelty charges in the malnutrition death of her 16-year-old daughter.<p>Ebony Berry, 37, did not withhold food from her daughter, Markea, but failed …

Here's Why Thousands of Walruses Are Gathering on Alaska's Shore

Nearly 35,000 walruses were discovered this month on a northwest Alaskan shore as result of being unable to find sea ice to rest upon, a problem …

White House Urges Calm After First Confirmed U.S. Ebola Case

Within minutes of confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the first confirmed case of Ebola on U.S. soil, the White …

Hong Kong protester: We're terrified

Unbelievable Wedding Sky Composed of Thousands of Light Sticks, Swarovski Crystals and Paper Cranes

With its own name, let alone one like <i>Lucid Dream</i>, you can be sure that this wedding reception would be nothing short of fantastic. Serving both as a bride and an artist, Sheika Lateefa worked with company Designlab Events in coming up with this spectacular cloud installation for her wedding. In …

Weddings

“A Photograph Can Appear More Real Than The Building Itself”

“Architecture is in and of itself a lens through which to see the world,” observes writer Elias Redstone in the introduction to his new book, <i>Shooting Space: Architecture in Contemporary Photography</i>. Redstone, who co-curated the Barbican Art Gallery’s latest exhibition on architecture and …

Architecture

Do men and women react differently to a fat first date?

If you haven't heard of the dating app Tinder, then you're likely not in your 20's and single. Tinder is an app that serves you potential 'dates' …