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82 Push-Ups You Need to Know About

Drop and give me<i>…</i> 82<i>?</i> That’s right. We at Greatist love—nay, adore—the push-up. It’s one of the simplest and most functional exercises around, and <b>it</b> …

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An Insurance Company Is Suing 200 Illinois Towns For Not Being Better Prepared For Climate Change

Farmers Insurance is asking the communities to return flood claims from the spring of 2013, which caused at least $218 million in losses. The towns should have done more to fortify their sewers and stormwater drains, the group argues. Rosenberg:<p>The legal debate may center on whether an uptick in …

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George Clooney Through the Ages

Because this man did not just appear on this earth with silver hair and celebrity. As he told us in our new profile, he "came from somewhere."<p><b>As ubiquitous and universally beloved</b> as his face is now, it's easy to forget sometimes that Clooney's actually gone through plenty of different faces, in …

California Chrome pulls away for win at Kentucky Derby

Horse racing, the most unpredictable of sports, had the most predictable of endings when California Chrome won the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.<p>It's unusual for the favorite to win horse racing's biggest race but the lightly bred -- $10,000 -- California …

Road Trip: Route 66

Get your kicks on Route 66 and experience the ultimate all-American road trip from Illinois to California.<p>They say driving Route 66, the iconic 2,400-mile road connecting Chicago with Santa Monica, sneaks us into a bygone America, an era of neon signs and mom-and-pop diners. This waits for us, just …

Banarasi Kachori and Raswale Aloo - Uttarpradesh Special

After a journey to northeastern state Tripura,we are in Uttarpradesh located in northern India.The state is bordered by Rajasthan,Haryana and …

Google+ Is Walking Dead

Today, Google’s Vic Gundotra announced that he would be leaving the company after eight years. The first obvious question is where this leaves Google+, Gundotra’s baby and primary project for the past several of those years.<p>What we’re hearing from multiple sources is that Google+ will no longer be …

Here's All You Need To Know About Capitalist Class Solidarity, Courtesy Of Warren Buffett

For a fresh example of capitalist class solidarity, look no further than this week's case of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and Coca-Cola's executive pay plan.<p>That's the message fleshed out in a Friday op-ed by New York Times columnist Joe Nocera, highlighting how Buffett chose to abstain …

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The oldest known pterodactyl has been unearthed in China, pushing back the evolution of the ancient flying reptiles by five million years.

The Piketty Panic

“Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” the new book by the French economist Thomas Piketty, is a bona fide phenomenon.<p>Read more on New York Times

The Miraculous Life of Gabriel García Márquez

When Gabriel García Márquez was born, in 1927, in the sleepy little town of Aracataca, not far from Colombia’s Caribbean coast, there were certain …

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Bentley Continental GT3 to run in Pirelli World Challenge with Dyson

Track-trim Bentley will take on Road America in June.<p>The 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series kicked off Sunday at Monza, with the Team M-Sport Bentley cars finishing back-to-back in the 7th and 8 th places. Now, in a press conference in New York, Bentley has announced that the Continental GT3 will make …

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Tonight watch the moon turn red as it undergoes a total lunar eclipse—the first visible from the Western Hemisphere in more than two years. Find out …

Hole: Live Through This

Forget, just for a moment, everything you've heard about Courtney Love for the past three years — the tales, apocryphal and otherwise, of substance …

Morrissey Reveals 'World Peace Is None of Your Business' Track List

Morrissey has revealed the track list for <i>World Peace Is None of Your Business</i>, and the contents are as entertainingly caustic as the title.<p>The singer …

Space Station Glitch Could Delay SpaceX Cargo Ship's Launch

NASA is weighing whether the failure of a backup electronics box for the International Space Station's robotic arm system will force another postponement in SpaceX's launch of a Dragon cargo ship.<p>The box will eventually have to be replaced, NASA said. That might require SpaceX, the California-based …

Sony announces full-frame A7s camera that can practically shoot 4K video in the dark

Sony's first mirrorless, full-frame cameras were designed to impress photographers. Now the Japanese company is going after videographers with a new variant of its 35mm, interchangeable lens camera, dubbed the A7s. For those who shoot video, the standout feature is that the A7s (unlike the A7 and …

Paint Inspiration: A Vintage Chinese Fan

The tangle of morning glories on this vintage Chinese fan is full of evocative spring hues.<p><i>Folding fan, China, c. 1923. Courtesy of Sotheby's</i><p>1. Blue Marina GLB10, Glidden Premium.2. Calla Lily RLNA201, Ralph Lauren Paint Interior Latex.3. Watermelon Smoothie GLR09, Glidden Premium.4. Ardsley …

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Unforgettable Pictures By The Award-Winning Photographer Killed In Afghanistan

Anja Niedringhaus, a critically acclaimed photographer for the Associated Press, was fatally shot in Afghanistan. She had covered everything from war to sporting events.

New signal detected in hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

BEIJING -- An Australian military plane participating in the search for missing<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370on Thursday detected an underwater acoustic signal that may be from theBoeing777’s black boxes, Australian authorities said.<p>The P-3 Orion has been dropping buoys equipped with hydrophones that …

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Putin: Ukraine debt threatens Europe gas supplies

MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin warned Europe on Thursday that it may face a shutdown of Russian natural gas supplies if it fails to help Ukraine settle …

5th signal detected 'not likely' from MH370 black boxes, officials say

Elevated hopes that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 might soon be found were tempered Friday, when the joint search agency said the latest signal probably isn't from the missing plane.<p>The most recent acoustic signal detected by an Australian aircraft in the search Thursday is "unlikely to be related …

Google Bulks Up Security for Android Phones

Google adds continuous protection on Android phones.<p>At a time when security vulnerabilities are disturbingly prominent, Google said it is bulking up security for Android phones to provide users more protection.<p>The current “verify apps” feature on Android smartphones already checks for malware and …

'Gear Solo' is Samsung's standalone smartwatch, report says

Samsung's rumoured standalone smartwatch -- that would make calls without needing to be synced to a smartphone -- could be called the 'Gear Solo', according to a fresh report concerning the South Korean tech giant's wearable tech plans.<p>The 'Gear Solo' moniker is likely to be applied to the …

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