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Time Warner Cable will test internet-only TV in NYC next week

If you want cable TV without the cable box, Time Warner Cable may have something for you soon. Reliable sources tell Engadget that starting Monday, Time Warner Cable will beta test a version of its TWC TV service made available for the company's internet-only customers living in New York City. …

See the U.S. Capitol's Rotunda Go From an Idea to an Icon

Drawings made in 1863 by the original architect of the Capitol Thomas U. Walter show the scaffolding plan for raising St<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Architect of the …

Pope's security faces Capitol test after parade incident

WASHINGTON (AP) — Five-year-old Sophie Cruz made her way through a security fence and was just feet from Pope Francis' popemobile during a short …

AP Interview: Japan war leaders' scions want reconciliation

In one scene that he watched, Hideki Tojo — a bald, bespectacled man with a mustache — is sitting at a war crimes tribunal in Tokyo when he suddenly gets a slap in the head from behind by another defendant. The sound of the smack pierces through the courtroom, yet Tojo just turns his head around …

Deputies shoot, kill target of 2-week manhunt in California

RIDGECREST, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in California shot and killed a man believed to be the target of a two-week-long manhunt in the rugged, mountainous high desert of central California, authorities said late Saturday.<p>A man who matched the description of Benjamin Peter Ashley, 34, was …

How did gunman go from ordinary suburban kid to killer?

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Hailey Bureau still recalls the quote her high school classmate Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez selected for his yearbook …

Revealed: The secret to how parrots talk

Key structural differences in the brains of parrots explain the birds' ability to imitate sounds and human speech<p>Scientists have discovered how parrots talk, as they believe it's down to the wiring in their brains.<p>And the same brain region controls movement which may explain why some parrots …

The 5 Best U.S. States for Adventure Travelers

There is no question that the U.S. is blessed with more than its fair share of great adventure travel destinations. Whether you enjoy hiking, …

Understanding Obamacare at the Supreme Court

<b>Struggling to understand the intricacies of the Affordable Care Act lawsuit ruled on by the Supreme Court? We break it down to the basics.</b><p>The Affordable Care Act became law in 2010, and ever since has been the subject of legal and legislative battles.<p>Now, the Supreme Court has decided on King v …

Health Care

Surviving inmate still on the loose after 1 escapee killed in N.Y.

The shooting death of one escaped killer brought new energy to the three-week hunt for his jailbreak partner as helicopters, search dogs and hundreds of law enforcement officers converged on a wooded area 30 miles from the upstate New York prison that once held them.<p>"Our preference would always be …

Crime

40+ Life-Changing Books to Read This Year

Knowledge is king. The first step to creating change in your life is to know what you're doing wrong or why you need to change. We've picked out 41 books that will better your life in a dramatic way. Whether it's figuring out how to get out of debt, learning how to be happier, or trying to find …

Self-improvement

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27 Underrated U.S. Vacation Spots You Should Visit Before You Die

Did your favorite hidden gem make the list?<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Ranking 5 possible landing spots for Marcus Mariota in 2015 NFL Draft

Marcus Mariota is the key to this stupid 2015 NFL Draft. Let's look at five places he could end up landing.<p>The day is here. The 2015 NFL Draft is …

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

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 …

Justice

Zuckerberg: You Can’t ‘Connect the World’ Without Being Free — Ello Is Doomed To Fail

In their latest gushing profile of Mark Zuckerberg this week, Time examined Facebook's international strategy to bring the developing world online and link them into Facebook's digital empire. Turns out, the subject of Ello is, according to Time, the only subject that causes Zuckerberg to lose his …

A Secret Message Hidden In A CIA Sculpture 25 Years Ago Might Finally Be Solved

The sculpture is 12 feet high, and stands on the grounds of the CIA complex in Langley, Virginia. American artist Jim Sanborn built it 25 years ago.<p>Kryptos contains four hidden messages, carved out of metal. Those four messages are the clues to a riddle. Sanborn has hinted that solving the riddle …