Peter Kudelka

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The most famous author from every state

First, we looked coast to coast to find the most famous book set in every state. Now we're hitting the books to discover the most famous author from every state.<p>Not all the choices were cut and dry. To qualify for this list, the famed authors had to be born in their respective states, but not …

Drastic cooling in North Atlantic beyond worst fears, scientists warn

Climatologists say Labrador Sea could cool within a decade before end of this century, leading to unprecedented disruption, reports Climate News Network<p>For thousands of years, parts of northwest Europe have enjoyed a climate about 5C warmer than many other regions on the same latitude. But new …

Rob Ford, former Toronto mayor, dies aged 46

Tributes paid to pugnacious former mayor of Canada’s largest city who has died after fighting cancer, his family confirms<p>Rob Ford, the pugnacious former mayor of Toronto who gained international notoriety after he admitted smoking crack while in office, died on Tuesday after an 18-month battle with …

What would you buy with the biggest jackpot in U.S. lottery history?

This week’s Powerball winnings are estimated at $1.4 billion (USD). Here are some ideas if you wanted to go shopping with all that money<p>What would …

Video shows Dubai fire engulfing luxury skyscraper on New Year’s Eve, leaving 14 injured

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A towering inferno that engulfed a 63-story luxury hotel in Dubai on New Year’s Eve burned on into the first morning of …

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How to Have Two Awesome Hours that Change your Work Days Forever (Book Review)

I rarely read books, but if I do read one, it must be the awesome-kind-of-book. One of the books that I recently read is Two Awesome Hours by Josh …

Monster Hurricanes Could Become More Frequent, Scientists Warn

Ricardo Ramirez Buxeda—The Orlando Sentinel/AP<p>Tim Chapman—Newsmakers/Getty Images<p>Jack Thornell—AP<p>Chris Hondros—Getty Images<p>Horace Cort—AP<p>Paul …