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Nepal plane crash: no survivors found

Rescuers in Nepalhave found the wreckage of a passenger plane that crashed into a snow-covered mountain and burst into flames, killing all 18 people on board including a small child.<p>Rescuers made their way on foot through thick snow for eight miles to the crash site, officials said. Air traffic …

Texas BBQ cashier makes gay sex joke, gets Obama fist-bump in return

The president chuckles and asks the employee for what Fox News once called a terrorist fist-jab<p>No doubt aware that, with presidential campaigns starting earlier every cycle and a superstar successor waiting in the wings, his time as a lame-duck president is fast-approaching (if it isn't here …

It's still there?! Nine things to know about the plan to salvage the Costa Concordia

It may be the biggest salvage operation in history, but no one would accuse it of being the fastest.<p>Now, two and a half years after running aground and sinking off the coast of Italy, the Costa Concordia cruise liner is almost ready to make its final voyage.<p>If everything goes to plan, over the next …

GeMo 3D-Printed Vases

When first seeing GeMo for the first time, it's difficult to not be intrigued: there is a purity to the vase design, but there’s something wrong. They aren’t all the same—similar, but not the same. GeMo (derived from "genetically modified") is a Kickstarter project from London-based architectural …

Female scuba divers found alive after three days missing at sea off Bali

Five of seven divers who went missing on Friday have been found alive drifting off the coast of a small island near Bali<p>Exhausted, bloodied and burned by the Indonesian sun, five Japanese divers were on Monday pulled from the waters off Bali after they were found clinging to a coral reef three days …