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At climate talks, African nations pledge to restore forests

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tree by tree, more than a dozen African governments pledged to restore the continent's natural forests at the United Nations …

Forests

Architizer

On Searching for the Maximum

Tokyo, 2011<i>Read as a Google Doc.</i>—“Over the last 10 years, what has interested me in taking photographs is the maximum — the maximum that exists in a …

Street Photography

Google Does The Right Thing, Again

Five years ago, Google did the right thing: it exited the world’s largest Internet market rather than yield to China’s censorship rules.<p>Now, Google has done it again, fighting allegations by the European Commission (EC) that “the company has abused its dominant position in the markets for general …

European Economic Area

Eleven years after messy breakup with Lakers, Kobe and Shaq make up on podcast

More than a decade after a feud between<p>Kobe BryantandShaquille O'Nealled to the breakup of one of theNBA's most dynamic duos, the two shared stories about their bickeringLakersdays and why it all fell apart.<p>Bryant, entering his 20th season with the Lakers, and O'Neal, an NBA analyst on<p>TNT, …

Basketball

ISIL 'executed dozens of fighters trying to flee'

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has reportedly executed at least 91 people across Syria within a period of one month, including 39 people from its own ranks.<p>The executions were carried out over accusations of sorcery, sodomy, adultery, banditry, joining and cooperating with …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Footage shows Israeli soldier aggressively handling boy

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> Images of an armed Israeli soldier trying to arrest an 11-year-old Palestinian boy with a broken arm in the West Bank went viral on social media over the weekend.<p>The images show the soldier putting a headlock on the child while women pull on the soldier's back, trying to free the …

Israel

There's a real-life, edible version of 'Candy Crush' made in a London sweet shop — and we found out how it's made

It turns out that Candy Crush fans are able to buy edible sweets just like the ones they play with in the game. We went along to Spun Candy in London to find out how they're made.<p>And as a bonus, use the code "BI2015" on Spun Candy's website or in stores until September 30 for a discount on products.

Can We Digitize History Before ISIS Destroys it?

With ISIS waging war against the Middle East’s ancient monuments, can archaeologists capture digital renderings of the sites before it’s too …

Middle East