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Go underground with the workers who dig NYC's subterranean tunnels

Since 1872, Union 147— or the Sandhogs, as they're popularly known — has worked underground to excavate and construct most subterranean infrastructure projects for the city, clearing and blasting million-year old bedrock and creating tunnels for various uses.<p>Beginning with the foundations for the …

Brooklyn Bridge

Spotlight: Man of Many Editor-in-Chief Scott Purcell

<b>My name is</b> Scott Purcell and I’m the co-founder and editor of manofmany.com, a men’s gear blog focused on the latest in products, culture and style.<p><b>My love of</b> technology and the coolest products led us to start Man of Many. We are a giant wishlist of all the cool gear a guy could possibly want, and …

LG adds two new models to G4 smartphone series

New smartphones come in a bit larger and smaller than the company's flagship G4.<p>Less than a month after LG launched its G4, the flagship handset is getting a pair of new smartphone siblings.<p>The Korean electronics giant on Monday took the wraps off the new G4 Stylus and G4c, handsets that …

Scott Sinclair escapes Manchester City nightmare as loan clause triggers Aston Villa transfer

When Tim Sherwood's side secured Premier League survival at the weekend it meant they are now obliged to sign little-used winger for £2.5 milllion<p>Scott Sinclair will finally escape his Manchester City nightmare this summer with a £2.5 million move to Aston Villa.<p>Sinclair will join Villa on a …

Soccer

No fresh lobster? Kim Jong Un takes aim at North Korean terrapin farm

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> It's usually top generals or potential rivals who feel the wrath of North Korea's leader, but this week Kim Jong Un's ire was directed at a terrapin farm.<p>According to North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency, the country's Supreme Leader recently carried out an inspection of the …

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 …

Super small Light Phone promises to be your “phone away from phone”

In a world where our phones are getting smarter and smarter, a new Kickstarter project hopes to entice us with the promise of simplicity. Bearing the motto “your phone away from phone”, the Light Phone has all the functionality of a mid-1990s era analog phone — meaning it can call people, and …

China begins charm offensive in South America amid controversy over Amazonian railway

Beijing denies that Li Keqiang's eight-day visit to South America, which begins in Brazil, means China is muscling in on the United States "backyard"<p>Plans for a controversial 3,300-mile railroad linking the continent's Atlantic and Pacific coasts are expected to be announced by Li Keqiang, the …

Liverpool transfer news and rumours: Reds show interest in striker Edin Dzeko and Everton's Luke Garbutt

Transfers: Latest news, rumours and gossip for Liverpool FC in 2015. Brendan Rodgers considers move for Man City striker and Everton defender<p><b>Liverpool</b><p>Liverpool are interested in signing Manchester City striker <b>Edin Dzeko</b>.<p>Dzeko has three years left to run on his current deal at the Etihad and would …

Soccer

Gerry Adams accused of increasing tensions ahead of historic meeting with Prince Charles in Ireland

Sinn Fein president refers to controversial killings as he prepares to become first party leader to meet a member of royal family in Irish Republic<p>Gerry Adams has been accused of ramping up tensions ahead of a historic meeting with Prince Charles on a visit to Ireland with thinly-veiled references …

Ireland

Xiaomi sets Guinness World Record for selling 2 million smartphones in a day

Xiaomi — the Chinese smartphone manufacturer known for allegedly copying Apple's iPhone designs — has set a Guinness World Record for selling the …

Selling