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Flipboard profile badges are now available for bloggers, partners and fans. You can choose from a variety of simple logos in different sizes, shapes and colors.<p>Visit https://share.flipboard.com/ to get started.<p>Scroll to the “BADGE” portion of the page. Select your preferred color and shape, then …

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Court rules against Redskins trademark registration

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Washington Redskins football team lost a key battle in court on Wednesday over their trademark registration, as a federal judge ruled to cancel the NFL team's registration, stating that the logo might denigrate Native Americans.<p>This decision is a setback for the team's …

How Greece Became European

The troubled relationship between modern Greeks and their neighbors to the north and west—sometime admirers, sometime lenders, sometime detractors—helps explain today’s crisis.<p>Greece is the cradle of European civilization, but is it even in Europe?<p>The answer might seem obvious: The country is on …

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5 Topics For…Iran Nuclear Negotiations

Representatives from Iran and six other countries are meeting in Vienna for the latest round of negotiations surrounding Iran’s nuclear activities. The deadline for a deal between the so-called P5+1 countries (U.S., U.K., France, China, Russia and Germany) has been pushed back twice as the group …

Iran Nuclear Negotiations

What a shot! 38 amazing sports photos

Take a look at 38 amazing sports photos from June 30 through July 6.

Tunisia wants to build a giant wall to keep out terrorists

Tunisia has announced that it plans to build a giant wall along its border with Libya to protect the tiny North African country from terror …

The Mysterious Haunted Tunnels of World War II

Humankind has long sought to dig down into the depths of the world, to create vaults, caves, tunnels, and caverns beneath the very ground we walk on. …

Police: Gunmen from 2 vans fatally shoot 3 in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) — Gunmen jumped out of two vans and fired at a group of people a few blocks from an urban university campus, killing three and adding …

Serb paramilitary leader becomes first Australian to be extradited for 'war crimes'

The leader of a paramilitary group of ethnic Serbs that fought against Croatia's independence had been fighting against extradition for more than a decade<p>In Australia he was Daniel Snedden, a golf instructor.<p>But during the Balkans War he was "Captain Dragan", leader of a paramilitary group of …

A Different Picture of the Middle Ages

A rich mixture of language and culture thrived in what is now modern Belgium, challenging our perception of the medieval world.<p>When journalists or …

It Looks Like a Regular Van, but Extend the Cabin, and This DoubleBack Becomes a Home

San Francisco pier shooting suspect 'used federal agent's gun'

Hillary Clinton says San Francisco "made a mistake" not deporting Francisco Sanchez<p>A Mexican illegal immigrant who shot dead an American woman on a pier in San Francisco used a gun stolen from a federal agent.<p>The handgun was taken when the agent's car was broken into and it was not his service …

The Silent Monkey Victims Of The War On Terror

Thousands of animals have been exposed to deadly pathogens, chemicals, and radiation so that scientists can develop medicines to protect Americans from weapons of mass destruction. Was all this suffering really necessary?

The Forgotten World War II Story of Europe's Last Battle

W. Eugene Smith—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>William Vandivert—Time & Life Pictures/Getty …

White House Hits Back at Appeals Court After Immigration Ruling

The Obama Administration said it is weighing its options in the wake of an appeals court ruling that kept a block on the president’s executive action …

Does Terrorism Work?

Rebel groups that employ terror in civil wars seldom win or gain concessions—but they tend to prolong conflicts, a new paper finds.<p>Nearly 14 years into the war on terror, there are signs of terrorism all around us, from Memorial Day tributes to the victims of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to the …

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