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New Discovery Of World's Oldest Stone Tools

Scientists working in East Africa say they've unearthed the oldest stone tools ever found. They were apparently made 500,000 years before the human lineage evolved.<p>A team led by Sonia Harmand from Stony Brook University in New York found the tools in Kenya, near Lake Turkana. It's an area that's …

Gyrocopter pilot who shut down Capitol released from jail

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Florida mailman who landed a gyrocopter on the U.S Capitol grounds and put Congress lockdown on Wednesday, appeared Thursday wearing his USPS jacket at federal court. He was charged with two federal crimes and let out on bail.<p>The charges against Douglas Mark Hughes, 61, …

Putin condemns Kiev over 'blockade' of east Ukraine

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1160000/1160429_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531799482_800829be4fb8c868449ea7dcd28eed1e<p><b>Russian President Vladimir Putin says Ukraine's government is "cutting off" defiant rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine through an economic …

Russia

Je suis Abdullah

How Obama upended his plans to go to Riyadh but not Paris<p>An anti-terrorism march in Paris honoring victims of the Charlie Hebdo attacks didn’t register at the White House as something to scramble President Barack Obama’s or Vice President Joe Biden’s schedule to attend. Last week’s royal succession …

World History on Flipboard

Australians commemorate 103rd anniversary of WWI battle<p>CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australians gathered with descendants of former allies and enemies …

Spring coats – in pictures

Bright and bold with clean lines, this year’s spring coats will see off the dark damp days of winter. Choose from canary yellow, celeste blue or a soft pink with gold button detailing to add a pop of colour to your wardrobe<p><i>Photographs: Kevin Foord</i><p><i>Fashion editor: Jo Jones</i><p><i>Hair and make-up: Linda</i> …

Daily Meditation: Heritage

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a traditional Andean song played by Peruvian musician Rumiñahui. The piece …

Why I’m in an accelerator — the inside story

In a guest post on VentureBeat last week, Chris Lynch of Atlas Venture wrote, “If you’re stupid enough to sign on with one of these guys [accelerators], you might not deserve to be in business in the first place.”<p>Ouch! I resemble that remark!<p>I’m a first-time chief executive and a cofounder of …

You Got Owned

Dustin Byfuglien is in beast mode all the time (18 GIFs)<p>By: Stephen<p>436 Liked! 47 Disliked 0<p>sports<p>These toilet pranks are just downright cruel (29 …

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel: book review

It begins when we are children, the desire to colour in the bold outlines of the Tudors. We know so much – the clothes, jewels, buildings, battles, the sudden savagery of royal justice – and yet so little about the thoughts and feelings of even the literate players. Every generation throws up its …

Landsat 2 « Landsat Science

Artist’s conception of Landsat 2 satellite in orbit.<p>Landsat 2 was launched on January 22, 1975, two and a half years after Landsat 1. The second …

Makeup Touch-Up Tricks You Need To Know

The phrase “check yourself before you wreck yourself” speaks volumes when it comes to makeup touch-ups. Cosmetics aren’t bullet-proof, heck, most of …

Makeup

Rihanna, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Ciara, Miley Cyrus Attend ‘Fashion Los Angeles Awards’ Show