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Man's Suicide Was 'Triggered' By Being Declared 'Fit To Work', Coroner Rules

A man with depression took his own life as a direct result of being found "fit to work" by government benefit assessors, a "ground breaking" …

Pensions

How to Sharpen a Really Noisy Image

Noise and sharpening, don't go together well. If you sharpen a noisy image, the noise is sharpened too, making it even noisier. And if you apply …

Intellectually disabled man who was tortured by high school students said to be inflicting self harm

B1A4's Sandeul expressed his frustration at his situation.On the fancafe, he said, "I don't know how to start this. I'm so sorry that we can't gi…<p>Lee …

1-Year-Old and Parents Driving to Disney World Killed in Car Crash

The driver who rear-ended them was driving on a suspended license.<p><i>The Orlando Sentinel</i> reports Lillian Luna, 20, and her fiancé Thomas Garza, 23, wanted to do something special and impromptu for their daughter Brianna's one-year birthday, which they had officially celebrated August 27. So the …

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Two 5-Year-Old Russian Boys Tunneled Their Way Out of Preschool to Buy a Sports Car

A pair of five-year-old boys in Russia managed to escape their kindergarten by digging a hole under a fence with toy spades and went on a daring …

How Machiavellian are you? Take this test

A 15-minute, 100-question personality test, the Hexaco Personality Inventory, is said to be able to determine how manipulative, dishonest and unethical you are in real-life situations<p>We all have moments when we act dishonestly, when our behaviour is not entirely ethical, and when we manipulate …

Behind the Lens: Lulu Lovering’s Self-Portraits Capture the Unspoken Emotions of a Shy Woman

<i>What are some of your interests?</i><p>Oh gosh, I love this question so much because I'm interested in just about everything in the whole world. Over the years, I've been fascinated by modern dance, dinosaurs, <i>Star Wars</i>, gardening, fairy tales, travel, soccer, theology; everything and anything! The only …

One Image of an Entire Year

We’re feeling super inspired by this photograph by Eirik Solheim.<p>Eirik set up an SLR in a window and snapped a pic every half hour for one year. This …

Man Gets Arrested For Creeping This Lady Out On A Bus His Explanation Is Perfect

If Food Was Pot, Boston Would Starve

It’s been a few years since Massachusetts voters legalized the use of medical marijuana in the state and, after what translates to a comedy of errors …

Cannabis

Interview: The Late Mary Ellen Mark on Documenting Seattle’s Street Youth

Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark, who has had her photographs featured in publications such as <i>Life</i>, <i>The New Yorker</i>, and <i>Vanity Fair</i>, died …

Street Photography

I Asked a Neuroscientist Why I Want to Crush Every Cute Animal I See

Have you ever said, "Oh my God that puppy is so adorable I could just KILL it?" That's called "cute aggression," and it's a well-documented psychological phenomenon.<p>You know that feeling when you're holding something adorable and suddenly want to mash its cute little ribcage into its lungs? It's a …

Coulter Hates ‘the Browning of America’

When it comes to Ann Coulter—the conservative blond avenger, the loud-mouthed provocateur, the human hot-button of mass-media notoriety who is …

Scott Walker

Woman Visits Doctor For Help With Her Husbands Libido This Is Priceless

Ted Cruz: Gay people should stop demanding equal rights because ISIS would murder them

<b>Republican Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas speaks at the Iowa Faith & Freedom 15th Annual Spring Kick Off, in Waukee, Iowa, Saturday, April 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) (AP)</b><p>The Republican presidential candidate is really tired of all your sex questions, liberals<p>Jenny Kutner<p>May 20, …

Ted Cruz

ISIS' child soldiers: What will happen to 'cubs of the caliphate'?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A boy in a black knit cap stands in front of a man on his knees.<p>He locks eyes with the captive, brow furrowed, his gaze seething with anger. He lifts a pistol and shoots the man in the forehead.<p>The boy is a soldier for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria -- and he's not the only one.<p>The …

Seeing in Depth of Field: A Simple Understanding of Aperture

Photography can be simply defined as: painting with light. When you are painting with light, you are creating a story in a split second. That’s what …

Photography Tutorials

Adnan Syed, convicted killer in 'Serial,' gets big break in quest for new trial

<b>(CNN) —</b> Adnan Syed, the convicted murderer at the heart of the hugely popular podcast "Serial," caught a big break in his fight for a new trial.<p>The Maryland Court of Special Appeals on Monday agreed to send Syed's case back to a lower court so that he can file a request to reopen the case.<p>That's …

Crime

What is Reciprocal Rule in Photography?

One of the biggest challenges that many photographers face is yielding sharp photos when hand-holding a camera. Many end up with blurry images …

Photographers Wary of New Wyoming Law Against ‘Data Collecting’ in ‘Open Land’

There have been a number of controversial bills and laws lately, some of which have been pulled or vetoed after protests from photographers and the …

11 Surefire Landscape Photography Tips

My first love in photography when I first got my trusty SLR as a teenager was Landscape Photography. Here are a few tips I've picked up over the …

Landscape Photography

10 Ways to Overcome a Creative Block

Being creative can be cathartic, uplifting, and eye-opening, but it can also be a major pain in the neck. When the creativity isn’t flowing, we can …

Creativity

Can Strep Trigger Mental Illness In Kids? Doctors Have No Clue.

Of all the reasons parents bring sick children in to see me, concern about strep throat is easily in the top ten.<p>The most typical presentation of …

Medicine

A social psychologist explains why people misunderstand each other

When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was communicating to his team that he valued each member's input.<p>So at team meetings, as each member spoke up about whatever project they were working on, Tim made sure he put on his "active-listening face" to signal that he cared …

Psychology

M&Ms candy maker says: Don't eat too many

One of the biggest candy companies in the world wants you to lay off the sugar.<p>Mars, which makes M&Ms, Snickers and Twix, said Friday that it supports government recommendations to limit sugar intake and label sweets with the amount of added sugar they contain.<p>It's surprising, coming from a candy …

Nutrition

LGBT Is the Real Moral Majority

So now that Mike Huckabee has thrown in, we have three or arguably four Republican candidates elbowing one another to win the collective heart of the …

Same-sex Marriage

Couple Murdered for ‘Unfriending’ Woman On Facebook

The scene was a nightmare: a young couple shot to death in their rural Tennessee home. Their 6-month-old baby boy, left for dead, was found unharmed …

Crime

70 years after WWII, German war kids look for soldier dads

BERLIN (AP) — When Paul Schmitz was a little boy, he never understood why kids in his tiny German village taunted him as a "Yank" and beat him up. He …