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Bryce Williams, the bitter reporter who gunned down WDBJ7 journalists in 'revenge' attack

Gunman also sent 23-page to fax to ABC News claiming attack was revenge for church shooting in South Carolina<p>Alison Parker surely saw her killer out of the corner of her eye as he walked up filming her on his mobile phone. It would not have been the first time a member of the public had stood …

Barack Obama
Barack Obama

NYC principal reforming middle school with 'swagger'

Global Movement Against Child Marriage Grows Stronger

<i>Marcia Almeida was a child bride at the age of 16 in Mozambique, where more than half of all girls marry before they are 18.</i><p>MAPUTO, Mozambique –- Marcia Almeida holds her 3-month-old daughter inside a patterned capulana, a sarong that doubles as a baby carrier and talks about her recent marriage at …

Saudi extends detention of women drivers

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Saudi women detained nearly a week ago for violating the kingdom's female driving ban were ordered held for 25 more days on Sunday, a relative told The Associated Press.<p>The women, who were arrested Dec. 1 after driving into Saudi Arabia from the United Arab …

2-Faced Cat Named Frank and Louie Dies at Age 15

The two-faced cat, named Frank and Louie, has died at the ripe old age of 15.<p>Frank and Louie was rushed to the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine …

Obama meets Burma leader amid fears of backslide

Seeking to shore up reforms in long-isolated Burma, President Barack Obama pressed the country's leader to hold inclusive elections next year and respect the rights of its persecuted Muslim minority. But despite setbacks on those fronts, Obama insisted that he remains optimistic about Burma's move …

Whirlpool's new machine freshens your clothes in 10 minutes flat

Odds are that you're used to ironing some of your clothes to keep them wrinkle-free, or taking them to the dry cleaners when you can't (or just won't) put them through a washing machine. No great shakes, right? Well, Procter & Gamble and Whirlpool apparently believe that these are terrible burdens …

Hackathon Aims to Spread Global Information to North Korea

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A "hackathon" held by the Human Rights Foundation will aim to bring more information inside the very …

North Korea

iWatch Will Prove Apple As A Luxury Brand And A Brand Powerhouse

Two recent developments suggest that Apple will use and extend its brand power as the primary engine of adoption for its forthcoming iWatch. The first is the launch of the first smartwatches with the new Android Wear OS highlighted at Google I/O. Although many early reviewers have complained of the …

Aereo suspends TV service...but not 'shutting down'

Aereo, the streaming TV service, will shut down -- only temporarily, it says -- in the wake of Wednesday's climactic Supreme Court ruling against it.<p>The court ruling found that Aereo violates copyright law by picking up the signals of local television stations and retransmitting them via the …

Netflix-Verizon spat grabs the FCC's attention

The Federal Communications Commission wants to know who is really to blame for crappy connectivity some U.S. citizens are experiencing when they try to watch Netflix.<p>Netflix said it’s the ISPs fault, while ISPs claim Netflix is just trying to get out of paying money to deliver the service like it …

Mom: 3-year-old forced to urinate in seat on plane

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman says she was nearly kicked off a flight after her 3-year-old was forced to urinate in her seat.<p>Jennifer Deveraux tells WBZ-TV (http://cbsloc.al/1kV4u6D) that it happened Monday on JetBlue Flight 518 from New York to Boston.<p>Deveraux says the plane was delayed on …

Victoria Wilcher, 3-Year-Old Mauled By Pit Bulls, Allegedly Told To Leave Restaurant (UPDATE)

A 3-year-old girl recovering from a severe pit bull attack was allegedly asked to leave a Jackson, Mississippi KFC because her face was scaring customers.<p>Victoria Wilcher's family was outraged by the alleged incident and took to Facebook to share their mistreatment.<p>"Does this face look scary to …

The world's ugliest buildings are being destroyed

It's doomsday for some of the world's most identifiable Brutalist structures, products of a unique architectural movement defined by thick, exposed concrete and unapologetically harsh angles that flourished in the middle part of the 20th century. Considering how unique they are — and how unlikely …

Design

World Naked Bike Ride Is Exactly What It Sounds Like (And It's Awesome)

Thousands of bikers took to the streets this weekend to ride their bikes in the buff, as part of the annual World Naked Bike Ride event.<p>The …

Woman, 34, Pleads Guilty to Enrolling in School as Teen

A 34-year-old woman who posed as a teenager to enroll as a sophomore at an East Texas high school has pleaded guilty to failure to identify.<p>A judge …

Brazil

Pastor @taffidollar stopped by our NYC office to discuss her new book 'Embracing the Love God Wants You to Have'. http://t.co/YtZj1Jbwx7

11 Ways Maya Angelou Taught Us To Be Better Women

"I'm a woman, phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, that's me."<p>Maya Angelou, the beloved author, poet and activist who passed away on Wednesday May 28, was even more "phenomenal" than the words of one of her most famous poems can express.<p>During her 86 years, she wrote seven autobiographies, was active in …

Body of Oklahoma inmate who died after botched execution returned without heart, larynx

OKLAHOMA CITY — The body of an Oklahoma inmate who died after a botched execution of what corrections officials have said was an apparent heart …

Prison

Can You Die from a Caffeine Overdose?

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Caffeine

Vine

15 Summer-Loving Ways to Enjoy Tomatoes

Along with longer days and warmer nights, late spring and early summer ushers in an abundance of ultra-fresh produce. From tart rhubarb and sweet …

Cooking

With Shootings Up in NYC, Some Live in Fear

Shootings have increased slightly this year in New York City, and some who live in crime-plagued neighborhoods say they walk the streets in fear.<p>NYPD …

Law Enforcement