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Student Says His Is Too Smart For First Grade The Principals Response Is Hilarious

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The Week in Review: Benefits of Coffee

Coffee drinkers received some good news this week from new research pointing to the benefits of the popular beverage. A new study from scientists in Korea found drinking between one and five cups of coffee every day is good for arteries.<p>Calcium deposits in arteries, which cause blockage, were at …

Dazed Sets the Cultural Agenda, on Flipboard

The monthly British style magazine Dazed—known until 2014 as Dazed & Confused—was founded in 1991 by Jefferson Hack and fashion photographer Rankin. Both students at the London College of Printing, they parlayed a hunger for knowing who’s hot and what’s cool into a must-read for anyone tracking …

Baltimore Protests Intensify: Pictures

Georgia woman allegedly threatens white police on Facebook, lands in jail

<b>Atlanta (CNN) —</b> A fake name on a Facebook post can still get you in real trouble, especially when you're threatening to shoot every white cop you see.<p>Ebony Dickens of East Point, Georgia, posted her Facebook rant under the name Tiffany Milan, police said.<p>"All Black ppl should rise up and shoot at …

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South African judge grants terminally ill man right to die

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A terminally ill man died of natural causes shortly after he was granted the right to end his life in South Africa, where …

Obama Will Give Low-Income Children Free e-Books

President Barack Obama will announce a plan Thursday to give low-income children access to 10,000 e-books.<p>Obama will announce the plan at Anacostia …

Barack Obama

'Charlie Hebdo' Cartoonist Says He Will No Longer Draw Prophet Muhammad

The French cartoonist who drew the <i>Charlie Hebdo</i> cover featuring Islam's Prophet Muhammad after the deadly attack on the magazine in January by Islamist militants says he will no longer draw the figure.<p>"He no longer interests me," Luz, as Renald Luzier is professionally known, told Les …

Baltimore rioter turned himself in – but his family can't afford a $500,000 bail sum

The 18-year-old pictured smashing a police car with a traffic cone, in one of the defining images of the Baltimore riots, is being held on half a million dollars’ bail and may face years in jail after his stepfather persuaded him to turn himself in to authorities.<p>Allen Bullock was charged with …

Mom, son speak out about their filmed spat during Baltimore protests

Both mother AND son — whose filmed confrontation on the edge of the Baltimore riots went viral — are speaking out about what happened and why the teenager, wearing a mask and carrying a brick, was there in the first place.<p>The original footage, shot by WMAR-TV's ABC2 News, shows Toya Graham slapping …