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The Tinkerbell Fairyfly, also known as Tinkerbella nana, is one of the Top 10 New Species of 2014. Photograph by Jennifer Read. To see the full list of species, visit science.time.com.

Paul McCartney Cancels Rest of Japanese Tour Due to Illness

<b>UPDATE: McCartney has been forced to cancel next week’s show in South Korea due to his illness. “</b><b>I was really looking forward to visiting and playing</b> …

South Korea

Willie Nelson Tour Bus Auction Winners to Put Bus on the Road Again

The recently auctioned tour bus that once belonged to Willie Nelson‘s drummer, Paul English, and carried the country icon’s crew on tours is getting …

Willie Nelson

John Mayer, Imagine Dragons to Headline L.A. Budweiser Made in America

John Mayer and Imagine Dragons will headline Los Angeles’ inaugural Budweiser Made in America Festival, set to take place Labor Day Weekend (August …

Music

Prolific Album Cover Photographer Looks to Remaster Three Decades of His Work

Although not a note or word of his made it onto any records, photographer Jim Cummins’ work is on more albums than any musician in the business.<p>It …

Apple may be buying Beats to keep it out of Samsung’s hands

Conventional wisdom is that while Beats has a lot of fashion credibility, the actual audio quality blows. So why does Apple want to buy them?<p>Rumors have swirled that it’s an acqui-hire, and that Apple wants Beats so that it can also own Beats executive Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre, whose contacts in …

The Week in Review: Billions Cast Their Ballots

Inside Flipboard / May 2, 2014<p>This week saw the close of the most democratic month in human history. For India’s 815 million eligible voters, the …

The Week in Review: #BringBackOurGirls

Inside Flipboard / May 16, 2014<p>One month after their abduction, nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls are still waiting to be rescued. Considered ransom by …

Makers of movie about singer Gregg Allman sued over crew member's death | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The family of a camera assistant who died on the set of “Midnight Rider,” a movie based on the memoirs of singer Gregg Allman, sued the filmmakers on Wednesday alleging wrongful death through negligence.<p>Sarah Jones, a 27-year-old camera assistant, was killed by flying debris …

Watch Mesamérica's Look at Mexican Street Food

Here's a video from Day One of <b>Mesamérica</b> 2014 that reveals the diversity of Mexico's street food vendors. The video, part of yesterday's lecture about <b>street food and culture</b> (full recap here), captures the street food scene from early-morning rush hour (starting at 5:30a.m.) to the late-night …