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Aftershocks rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 250

PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy (AP) — As the search for survivors ground on, Premier Matteo Renzi pledged new money and measures Thursday to rebuild quake-devastated central Italy amid mounting soul-searching over why the seismic-prone country has continually failed to ensure its buildings can withstand …

Natural Disasters

17 Pictures That Are Literally You As A Dog Parent

Because dogs are family.

World's longest rail tunnel opens in Switzerland

Switzerland has inaugurated Gotthard Base Tunnel, staging a massive celebration to honor the longest and deepest railway tunnel in the world. Leaders …

Trains

Russian Couple Share Their Home with a Full-Grown Brown Bear

Svetlana and Yuriy Panteleenko seem like a perfectly average family, but that’s until they introduce you to their 23-year-old adopted son, Stepan, a …

RIA Novosti

Game Boy Macro mod breathes new life into your Nintendo DS

Your Nintendo DS is no longer the hottest handheld on the block, but that doesn't mean it has to sit in the closet gathering dust. Modder Anthony Thomas recently started up Game Boy Macro, a service that turns the DS into a giant Game Boy Advance player -- as the name suggests, it's basically a …

Star Wars Battlefront 2 will release in 2017

EA wants to release a new Star Wars game annually.<p>With one of the most lucrative IP licenses under its belt, Electronic Arts understandably intends …

Robert Downey Jr. Poses With Young Iron Man Fan at Children s Hospital Ahead of Captain America Premiere

Tony Stark is in the building.<p><i>Iron Man</i> star Robert Downey Jr. stopped by the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in London on Tuesday morning and met …

Daily Deals: PS Plus, Board Game Sale, Overwatch Collector's Edition

Save on PS Plus and the Star Wars X-Wing miniatures game.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Last Chance To Get 20% off</b> …

Shopping

New PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo consoles are coming this year

Despite the relative newness of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U, all three consoles are getting replaced this year by their respective …

This '3D' Crosswalk Uses an Optical Illusion to Slow Drivers

two women designed a 3D crosswalk that's safer (+ cooler) #AIGAdg #AIGAwomenlead https://t.co/myCpBzv5zM @indiatimes pic.twitter.com/emaZ0sGgtx<p>— AIGA …

The E-Bike That Lets You Travel 100 Miles Without Pedaling Once

The internet-of-things-connected Stromer ST2 S is an electric bike that spares no expense.<p>Front and center on April 21 at the Edison Awards, a ceremony in New York honoring innovative products and leaders, was a sleek gray bike. It was the latest version from Swiss electric bike company Stromer, …

Internet of Things

The Wild Parrots of Brooklyn – New York’s Cutest Immigrants

Among the brightest of Brooklyn’s diverse inhabitants are Quaker parrots – tropical green birds with blue wing tips, measuring about 12 inches from …

Photog Kicked Off Plane for Trying to Be a Responsible Drone Owner

Colin Smith of photoshopCAFE recently got kicked off his Southwest Airlines flight. And according to Smith, it wasn’t because he was carrying …

Southwest Airlines

This $20 accessory lets you connect a wireless controller to the original Nintendo

Dubbed the Retro Receiver, the $20 accessory acts as a Bluetooth receiver, letting you connect wireless controllers to the original Nintendo or AnalogueNT without any internal modification.<p>This product is a collaboration between AnalogueNT and retro-inspired controller manufacturer 8bitDo, so …

Retrogaming

New iPhone 7 Details Reveal Bad News For Apple

Thinking about buying an iPhone 7? New revelations suggest that, unless you’re desperate to help Apple’s bottom line, you might want to reconsider…<p>Shaking up the tech world with this news is a familiar face: famed KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Widely regarded as “the best Apple analyst on …

Mobile Technology

First proof of extra-terrestrials? Bizarre 'alien' found in Arizona baffles scientists

VBFS•YouTubeThe corpse has ended up in a freak show and could be sent for DNA tests<p>Todd Ray, who runs the Venice Beach Freakshow in California, said …

Paranormal

Mystery of ‘alien spacecraft’ on sea floor

A STRANGE, circular object found at the bottom of Baltic Sea in 2011 continues to baffle scientists. But alien hunters have their own theories.

Paranormal

7 Secret Truths About Happiness

Happiness is something we all want, and even the most cynical among us long to be happy. It is the ultimate reward that life has to offer, but there are many popular misconceptions about what being happy really means. Here are seven hidden truths about the holy grail of emotional states:<p>1. It's Not …

Happiness

Tiny Treehouses for Your Houseplants

An artist creates whimsical worlds for apartment flora.<p>The artist Jedediah Corwyn Voltz lives in a house overflowing with plants. The greenery is a holdover from his childhood. When he was younger, Voltz was obsessed with building forts for his G.I. Joe toys. And when hillsides and outdoor gardens …

Couple tried to call 911 twice after dog mauled newborn baby

A couple whose 3-day-old son was fatally mauled by their family dog made two unsuccessful 911 calls before giving up and rushing the baby to the hospital, police told KNSD-TV.<p>The family waited 28 seconds on the first call before hanging up and trying again. The second time, the two waited 34 …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list – whether you're looking …

Tamil Nadu

This Personal Vice May Be the Key to Unlocking Your Creativity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My name is Peter, and I am a procrastinator. There it is -- my first step toward recovering from the disruptive condition called procrastination.<p>For as long as I can remember, I have procrastinated on important matters. Not always because …

Creativity

If it No Longer Serves You or Makes You Happy, Let it Go

I recently lost my best friend... not in the way that is sounds (as in death) but lost them nonetheless. I have been on a personal growth journey for some time now, learning about myself and what I desire in life, how to go after it and what blocks I have mentally and emotionally that have been …

Positive Thinking

Super Bowl Recipes: 10 Most Searched for Dishes on Google - Great Ideas : People.com

Before you place an order for food delivery on Super Bowl Sunday after coming to the conclusion that your once-prized cheese dip has grown lackluster …

Watch this robot solve a Rubik's Cube in about a second

Ah, the Rubik's Cube. Few novelty puzzles have had as long of a career.<p>Since its invention in 1974, the cube has become on one of the best selling …

Photographer follows refugees’ path to tell a complex story

“This was a journey fraught with danger and mired with uncertainty.”<p>As record numbers of refugees began arriving on Europe’s shores this year, the …

Frozen Animal Brought Back to Life After 30 Years

Move over, cockroaches: The real champions of surviving the worst of conditions are microscopic tardigrades. Continue reading →

Bethany Hamilton, pro surfer and shark-attack survivor, opens up about motherhood

Changing diapers with one hand has proven to be a challenge for pro surfer and shark-attack survivor Bethany Hamilton, but that hasn't stopped her from embracing motherhood in full.<p>Hamilton, who was 13 when she lost her left arm in a 2003 shark attack off the coast of Hawaii, later returned to the …

Diapers

Google blocked 780 million crappy ads last year

Much as people may dislike Google’s ads scattered about the internet – hence the rise of adblockers – the company is trying to protect its core product from being overrun by spammy, misleading or outright malicious ads.<p>Overall in 2015, Google says it blocked more than 780 million ads that violated …

Sparkling Espresso Recipe with Mint

Learn how to make this refreshing, iced coffee drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled espresso drink.<p>01<p>Fill cocktail shaker with ice.<p>02<p>Add classic or …

Coffee