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57STUDIO Designs An "H" Shaped House

57STUDIO have designed the Fray León house in Santiago, Chile, that is shaped like the letter ‘H’.<p>The architect’s description<p>The house is located in …

Apple Unveils New Products: Pictures


Extreme Surfing in the Arctic Circle: Pictures

Northern Lights

Madonna and Guy Ritchie wasting son's 'fast-receding' childhood on custody battle, says judge

Pop star and ex-husband urged by High Court judge to find 'amicable resolution' over 15-year-old Rocco as 'the boy very quickly becomes the man'<p>Madonna and Guy Ritchie have been urged by a judge to avoid taking up any more of the "fast receding days" of their son's childhood with legal action, as …

Obama arrives in Cuba; hopes visit will usher in change

<b>Havana (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama touched down in Cuba on Sunday, definitively ending a half-century of estrangement in a dramatic personal demonstration of his core foreign policy principle of engaging America's enemies.<p>It's a shift that the change-minded president hopes will nudge the …


We ate at a Costco food court, and it was one of the best dining experiences we've ever had

A stop at Costco's humble food court — after walking miles around the cavernous warehouse — is a shameless reward for buying enough extra paper towels to fill your entire car trunk.<p>The food court is simple yet esteemed by Costco diehards. Amazingly, it's one of the biggest pizza chains in the US, …

Food & Dining

Las Fallas Festival in Spain: Pictures

Hats and Horses at the Cheltenham Festival: Pictures

N. Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, ignoring UN ban

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea ignored U.N. resolutions by firing a medium-range ballistic missile into the sea on Friday, Seoul and …

North Korea

February smashes global temperature record, says Nasa

Nasa announces February exceeded historical average temperatures by more than any month in history, making it the third consecutive month to break the record<p>February set global temperature records, Nasa announced on Saturday, deviating from historical norms by a wider margin than any month ever …

Global Warming

The Last Lifestyle Magazine

How Kinfolk created the dominant aesthetic of the decade with perfect lattes and avocado toast<p>Two years later, Nathan and Katie, along with another Brigham Young couple named Doug and Paige Bischoff, founded <i>Kinfolk</i>, an $18 minimalist print quarterly that has become the go-to lifestyle magazine for …

John Oliver: ‘Of Course’ Trump Incites Violence

John Oliver opened Last Week Tonight on Sunday with condemnations of both presidential frontrunners.<p>Two weeks ago, John Oliver finally used his HBO …

Days of Rain, Floods in Deep South: Pictures

Donald Trump accuses reporter in assault row of 'making the story up'

Donald Trump has accused a reporter who says she was “aggressively” nearly pulled to the ground by his campaign manager of making it up.<p>In a sign of intensifying frostiness between the Trump campaign and the media, the Republican frontrunner insisted on Thursday that secret service agents had …

5 takeaways from the Republican debate

<b>Miami (CNN) —</b> This was Donald Trump's moment of Zen.<p>A chastened Florida Sen. Marco Rubio got back to basics. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz focused on his pitch to become the sole Trump alternative. And Ohio Gov. John Kasich kept up his routine of staying above the fray.<p>All of which allowed Trump to drop his …

5 takeaways from Tuesday's primaries

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders teed up the Midwest as a battleground on Tuesday night as he knocked off Hillary Clinton in a down-to-the-wire Michigan primary.<p>Donald Trump, meanwhile, crushed it on the Republican side -- notching wins in Hawaii, Michigan and Mississippi. Ted Cruz picked up Idaho. But Marco …

10 of the Most Beautiful Gardens You Will Ever See

The winning entries for Britain's International Garden Photographer of the Year are a true feast for the eyes.<p>There's little we love more than gazing over a lovely landscape — so the opportunity to view winning entries for Britain's International Garden Photographer of the Year is definitely one we …

Mush! The Iditarod Starts in Alaska: Pictures


There's a sleeper fast-food chain that is suddenly becoming a huge threat to McDonald's and Burger King

Sonic Drive-In is the fourth-largest burger chain in the US, after McDonald's, Burger King, and Wendy's, with $4 billion in sales in 2015.<p>However, the carhop chain is often left out of the national discussion of the fast-food industry, in part because Sonic isn't quite like any other chain …


Peyton Manning Retires After Illustrious Career: Pictures

House of Cards: Frank Underwood's best quotes

As season four of House of Cards begins, enjoy a selection of the finest quotes from Kevin Spacey's Machiavellian villain Frank Underwood.<p>From ambition and sleep, to friendship and sex, Underwood has an acerbic one-liner for every situation.<p><b>On power:</b> "The road to power is paved with hypocrisy, and …

U.S. Stocks Gain Ahead of Jobs Report

Investors are watching Friday’s jobs data for signs of when the Fed might next raise interest rates<p>U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday, rising for a third consecutive day, ahead of Friday’s jobs report.<p>Riskier markets around the world, such as those for stocks and corporate debt, have rallied since …

Audi's Q2 is the size of hatchback but packs the tech of a Silicon Valley startup

Just because your taste in cars is small doesn't mean your penchant for tech is equally diminutive.<p>Enter the Audi Q2, which offers the roominess and …

See Photos of One of Westminster's Most Lovable Underdogs

Caption from LIFE. With composure befitting the Weimaraner's station in dogdom, the Duchess of Weimar and her 8-week-old<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Bernard …

Stars Come out for BAFTA in London: Pictures

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