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Anti-Charlie protests turn violent in Niger, Pakistan and Algeria

Chanting “I am not Charlie, I am Mohammed”, hundreds of protesters in Algeria joined a wave of demos across the Muslim world against Charlie Hebdo’s cartoons.<p>Protests turned violent after Friday prayers.<p>In Niger’s second largest city of Zinder four died and 45 were wounded in clashes with police. …

'Parks and Recreation': Inside the futuristic farewell season -- and final days on set

So this is what the end of Pawnee looks like. Hugs upon hugs, each longer than the last. Announcement after announcement that another actor—Henry …


After Long Cold War, LeBron James Has Won Respect of More Mellow Kobe Bryant

LOS ANGELES — The little brother is always elated when the big brother wants to play with him.<p>Especially when, as former Lakers and Cavaliers coach Mike Brown has said, the big brother is the serious one and the little brother is the fun one.<p>And in this case, the two siblings really were <i>playing</i> a …


Listen to the music that the Beagle 2 probably played on Mars in 2003


Step into the dark fantasy worlds of artist Nicolas Delort

It all started with <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>.<p>When he was young, Nicolas Delort's friends were watching the anime and collecting the cards, but he fell in love with the black-and-white manga that inspired it all. "Akira Toriyama's ink work is so clean, precise, and elegant and I spent a lot of time tracing, at …

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Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …