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10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

Deciphering The Hidden Messages In “Game Of Thrones” Costumes

Costume designer Michele Clapton reveals what you can learn about the devious, demented characters in season four of Game of Thrones, if only you’d look a little closer at their clothes.<p><i>Game of Thrones</i> features dragons, blood magic, white walkers, dire wolves, and all sorts of made-up creatures, …

Game of Thrones: the bloody historical truth behind the show

The gruesome deaths in the epic TV fantasy Game of Thrones have nothing on medieval England, says historian Dan Jones<p>Valar morghulis: all men must die. With these words, the fourth series of Game of Thrones announces itself on the publicity posters. Must we really be told? It would be a very dim …

Why ‘Game of Thrones’ Is the Best Fantasy Show Ever and You'll Love Season 4

Don’t like fantasy shows? Get over it. Game of Thrones hastranscended its genre to become one of the best dramas on TV. Season 4 starts Sunday. …

Make It Yourself: Liberty Print Flower Pots

When the brand new book <i>Decorate with Flowers</i> landed on our desk, we wanted to fill our house with flowers.<p>Botanical buffs Holly Becker and Leslie …

London and the U.K. From Above

Photographer Jason Hawkes has been making fascinating aerial images since 1991. With a gyro-stabilized camera, he takes photos directly from the open door of a helicopter. Hawkes has covered subjects around the world, but specializes in aerial shots of the United Kingdom. Once more, he's been kind …

Facebook is trying to save you from embarrassing posts

One of the first things I do before I post anything on Facebook is to make sure I know exactly <i>who</i> will see it. If it's a vacation photo of me and my husband, I restrict it to friends and family. If it's just a link to something funny on the internet, I might post it for all the world to see. It's …

How the Heartbleed bug works, and what passwords you need to change

Internet security experts are scrambling to patch an alarming encryption vulnerability that has exposed millions of passwords and personal information, including credit-card numbers, email accounts and a wide range of online commerce.<p><b>Latest news</b><p>The Canada Revenue Agency says about 900 customers had …

Students critically injured in mass stabbing expected to pull through

<b>(CNN)</b> – Twenty-one people were slashed, or stabbed at an attack at a Pennsylvania high school early Wednesday. Some suffered life-threatening injuries, but doctors expect all of them to pull through.<p>Chief medical officer at Forbes Hospital Dr. Mark Rubino gives CNN an update.

U.N. Calls Middle East Polio Outbreak ‘Greatest Polio Challenge in History’

First Syria, now Iraq—polio is spreading through these war-torn countries, and the challenges to get the spread under control are great.<p>The …

Ukraine unrest will be resolved by force or talks in 48 hours, minister says

Ukrainian acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Wednesday that the separatist protests in Ukraine's eastern region would be resolved within 48 hours -- either through negotiations or the use of force.<p>At the same time, Russia insisted that the presence of its troops just over the border was no …