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Rio Olympics 2016: Renaud Lavillenie being booed 'shocking' - Thomas Bach

<b>Pole vault silver medallist Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the Rio crowd for a second time in 24 hours - with Olympics chief Thomas Bach calling his treatment "shocking".</b><p>The Frenchman, 29, was in tears as he was barracked on the podium on Tuesday.<p>On Monday, he was booed by the partisan home crowd …

Athletics

Kathleen Kane, Pennsylvania top lawyer, to face prison

<b>The top law enforcement official in the US state of Pennsylvania has been convicted of several crimes after she leaked documents critical of a rival.</b><p>Kathleen Kane, was found guilty of all nine counts including conspiracy, official oppression and perjury.<p>Perjury, which is a serious charge, can alone …

Corruption

Women hope to someday be invited to Mavericks surf competition

The Mavericks surf contest is now less than two days away, but it will be just men taking part this year. Now there's a push to get woman into this …

US airlines investigated over ticket prices

<b>The Justice Department is investigating whether US airlines have colluded to keep prices high.</b><p>In a statement, the department confirmed an Associated Press report it was looking into "possible unlawful co-ordination by some airlines".<p>AP reported that it had seen a document revealing that the Justice …

U.S. Department of Justice

Living in: Towns near the world’s top national parks

What’s it like to reside close to some of the planet’s most amazing natural wonders? We asked residents of five nearby towns.<p>Since the 1872 establishment of Yellowstone National Park, the world’s many protected areas have saved vast swaths of land from urban development and welcomed visitors from …

National Parks

The perfect trip: Dordogne

Steeped in tradition, this rural idyll is a vision of quintessential France, with standout cuisine, castle-strewn riverlands and mesmerising prehistoric cave paintings.<p>Steeped in tradition, this rural idyll is a vision of quintessential France, with standout cuisine, castle-strewn riverlands and …

France

A Bedouin’s trail through Petra

See a different side to Jordan’s most popular attraction, following winding back roads and worn rock-cut staircases to rarely-visited monuments and panoramic vistas.<p>Once the capital of the Nabataean Arab's trading empire, with its giant temples and tombs chiselled out of swirling raspberry-ripple …

Archaeology

Flip Down Memory Lane: The Year in Review

In 2014, we saw countries unite to fight mass disease and terror. Ebola ravaged African countries and spread to the United States. ISIS attacked …

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Wyoming cave with fossil secrets to be excavated

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — For the first time in three decades, scientists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient …

Tabasco And Beer-Flavored: Not Your Easter Bunny's Jelly Beans

This Easter, you can drown your sorrows in a glass of Jellybean milk — or with a pile of beer-flavored jelly beans.<p>The new twists are a sign that jelly beans are continuing their march to candyland domination. Americans buy 16 billion beans in the Easter season alone (mid-February until the actual …

Italy: Campaign to sell Sardinia to Switzerland

<b>Jokes about the Swiss Navy might be finally put to rest if a tongue-in-cheek campaign to sell an Italian island to Switzerland succeeds, it's been reported.</b><p>Nearly 4,000 people have joined the "Canton Marittimo" Facebook group, suggesting Sardinia becomes Switzerland's 27th canton to help reduce the …

Coastlines

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Shirley Temple’s Life in Pictures

Imagno / Getty Images<p>Shirley Temple was the biggest movie star of the Great Depression, known for having 56 perfect golden ringlets. This 1933 photo …

Photo Gallery: Day 1

7 Ways to Ruin an Omelet—or to Cook It Perfectly

Omelets are theoretically an easy breakfast staple—but they are too easily ruined with these seven common mistakes<p>Omelets come in many shapes, sizes, and iterations. Your classic diner omelet is army-sized, studded with visible fillings and semi-browned. A French restaurant will serve you a small, …

Breakfast

46 Yogurt Recipes for Sweet & Savory Fans

Yogurt goes with just about anything—here are our favorite yogurt recipes, from dips to sauces, breads, and cakes.<p>Yogurt is one of the few foods that lends itself seamlessly to both savory and sweet preparations. In fact, we're hard-pressed to come up with any foods that <i>don't</i> go well yogurt. Here …

Food

Grains Of Sand Magnified x300 Reveal Dazzling Images

A grain of sand is so small and finite that our eyes are unable to render any significant detail.<p>It often just looks like a shiny or dark grain of …

Mavericks surf contest draws thousands to experience thrills

The thrill of riding Mavericks is known to only a few: the very best in big-wave surfing. But the excitement, the danger, the natural beauty - these are things that call out to just about everyone.<p>Thousands descended upon the San Mateo County coast on Friday to be part of the Mavericks …

Beautiful winter frost patterns - Telegraph

Gardening

Clear Skies, Winter Dusk, Yosemite

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