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Microsoft brings solitaire to iOS and Android

Microsoft is bringing its popular version of <i>Solitaire</i> to iOS and Android today. While the game as existed on Windows for more than 25 years, the modern <i>Solitaire Collection</i> will now be available outside of Windows for the first time. Microsoft is offering its <i>Solitaire Collection</i> on iOS and Android …

New group fuels Tijuana's increased drug violence

Menacing, crudely written signs hung from highway bridges or left with mutilated corpses have delivered the message: Mexico’s fastest-growing drug …

The San Rafael falls, the tallest #waterfall in Ecuador. The Coca River vaults down the 480-foot waterfall and cascades through steep canyons toward the Amazon. But in recent years, nearly 1,000 #Chinese engineers and workers have been pouring concrete for a dam and a 15-mile underground tunnel that is part of a $2.2 billion hydroelectric plant project a few miles away. When the dam is complete, it will divert water to produce electricity, nearly drying up a 40-mile stretch of the river — including the falls — for several months of the year. According to the executive director of the Ecuadorian Rivers Institute, “it would be like leaving Niagara Falls without water.” This #nytweekender, we’re sharing photos from #Ecuador by @ivankphoto, a photographer based in Quito who worked on a story about China’s investments in Ecuador and elsewhere. #thechinafactor

It's 0800 outside the medieval walls of the original city of Antibes and it's time to hit the beach. A great way to start the day with temps in the 100's. #antibes #travel #frenchreviera #reviera #france #vacations #coolbeaches