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Hostage-taker: Self-styled cleric with record

The gunman who held hostages for more than 16 hours in a Sydney cafe was no stranger to police -- and was on bail for violent criminal offenses at the time of the siege.<p>Man Haron Monis, an Iranian-born refugee who was granted political asylum in Australia in 2001, had "a long history of violent …

Recipe Testers Wanted: World's Best Carrot Cake

This carrot cake recipe was so incredibly delicious, it's hard for me to find the words to describe it. I mean, my MS Word synonym tool only has nine …

The Story Behind this Incredible Mountaintop Northern Lights Photograph

Conveying the grandeur of the Aurora Borealis is a serious challenge for a photographer. How are you supposed to capture the splendor of the event, …

American Eagle Sees an Increase in Sales After They Stop Photoshopping Underwear Ads

In recent years there has been more pressure than ever to minimize — or outright ban — the Photoshopping of models in advertisements. But beyond the …

Famous Novels Turned into Beautifully Intricate Works of Book Art

Tokyo-based artist and designer Tomoko Takeda turns literary masterpieces into stunning works of visual art in her series <i>ものがたりの断片</i> (<i>monogatari no danpen</i>, trans. “story fragments”). With a brilliant eye for form and structure, Takeda cuts and carves away at the pages of books to form intricate, …

Google Maps is getting a colorful redesign for iOS and Android

Google's colorful new design style is making its way to Maps this week. With an update rolling out over the next few days, the look of Google Maps on both iOS and Android will be overhauled to fit in line with Material Design, a style that's been quickly making its way across Google's biggest apps. …

Gulfstream Unveils Its Ultrafast G500 and G600 Business Jets

The new jets will have spacious cabins and will be among the fastest on the market…<p>Gulfstream Aerospace introduced two all-new business jets in …

In Pictures: Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show

Shoe Porn: 20 Extravagant Heels & Flats for Fall

From glitter to pompoms, fringe to fur, shop gorgeous shoes that can turn any look on its head.<p>Some may call them "impractical" but we prefer "beautiful works of art." While we like to be certain we have our basics covered—we're still suckers for a pair of game-changing shoes—ones that will turn …

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Android Lollipop Hit By Big Battery Life Problem

<i>Update: Google has officially marked the bug as ‘Fixed‘ on its Android Developer Forum. Android Senior Developer Trevor Johns stated: “This issue has been fixed in the latest builds, and this issue is now considered resolved. Thanks everyone.”</i><p><i>The thread has also been locked to stop further comments</i> …