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Museum or church? St. Isaac's becomes bone of contention in Russia

The governor of St. Petersburg announced last month that the city would return the iconic cathedral – which has served as a museum since the Soviet …

Mom will give birth to terminally ill daughter to donate her organs

An Oklahoma mom has decided to give birth to her terminally ill daughter so that she can donate the newborn’s organs.<p>Keri Young, from Oklahoma City, was devastated to discover that her baby, who she named Eva, would be born without a portion of her brain and skull due to a condition known as …

Babies

10 famous quotes that you probably misattributed

Through the years, we have all had many inspirational or witty quotes from role models, movies or actors plastered all over our Tumblr or Myspace pages to seem super cool, sophisticated and smart. These quotes just spoke to our souls and captured the middle school/teenage angst we were all feeling …

Sherlock Holmes

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Geologists spy an eighth continent: Zealandia

This mostly submerged world should be recognized alongside Africa, Australia and others, argue some researchers.<p>Beneath the waves in the southwest …

New Zealand

Saved From Holocaust: ‘He Loved Me and He Wanted to Keep Me’

On Valentine’s Day, couples often reminisce about that moment they knew they would stay together, whether during a vacation, over a fancy dinner or, perhaps, while meeting their future in-laws.<p>For Isaac and Rosa Blum, who became teenage sweethearts 75 years ago in a ghetto in Nazi-occupied Poland, …

Holocaust

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Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's Final Mission

Shared via Kindle. Description: January 1961: President Eisenhower has three days to secure the nation's future before his young successor, John F. …

Classic Who: The Long History of Near Disasters Involving Nukes

<i>Even with sane, reasonable professionals in charge, the US has come close to the brink of nuclear disaster multiple times. To ensure that nothing</i> …

Nuclear Weapons

How to Have a Tom Brady-Style Comeback in Your Career

Tom Brady had the comeback of his career. How about you?<p>I was feeling a bit off that morning.<p>It was September 18 of 2001, and my youngest had probably passed on a flu bug. I remember driving to work and debating if I should call in sick. There's a creepy feeling you get, like something is not quite …

Tom Brady

Mom who died in fire saved newborn baby first

Three Russian cyber arrests, one suspicious death, and a new twist in the US election hack

In the eerie world of international espionage, nothing of late has topped the official US accusation that Russian president Vladimir Putin plotted to put US president Donald Trump in power. Now, the tale has become even more salacious with the reported arrest of three Russian cyber experts, one of …

Russia

Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition

Shared via Kindle. Description: New York Times bestselling author Margot Lee Shetterly’s book is now available in a new edition perfect for young …

The Most Engaging Stories of 2016, According to Chartbeat

How do you measure a year in news? 2016 brought political earthquakes in the U.S. and Britain. Police shootings and terror attacks were recorded on …

Journalism

Teen stolen as baby still loves 'mother'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Alexis Manigo has accepted what police say -- that she was born as Kamiyah Mobley and that the woman who raised her in South Carolina stole her as a newborn from a Florida hospital.<p>But the 18-year-old told HLN's Ashleigh Banfield she loves the woman now sitting in jail and still considers …

South Carolina

Trump's Inaugural Cake Baker Confirms She Copied Obama's Cake

After being called out online, the cake's baker explains what really went down.<p>Being asked to design a cake for the president — one that'd be seen …

Celebrity Chefs

Tourist Returns Stolen Cobblestone to Rome With Apology Note

"Please find enclosed a cobble from one of your cobbled roads," the visitor wrote in an English-language note accompanying the purloined piece. "I …

Dancing with the Stars of Florence 2016: Meet Michael Foxworth

FLORENCE, S.C. – The School Foundation’s 2016 Dancing with the Stars of Florence County is inching closer. The annual fundraiser is taking place …

70 books to make you feel hopeful: An end-of-year reading list

Need a dose of literary oomph and inspiration? Here’s a selection of uplifting reads — all suggested by TED speakers — for your end-of-year</b> …

TED Talks

Treason: A Novel

Shared via Kindle. Description: Leading politician and bestselling author Newt Gingrich and novelist Pete Earley are back with another gripping …

OBAMA: This was the scariest night of my presidency

President Barack Obama considered minting the coin.<p>On "Pod Save America," a podcast from Crooked Media, the new media startup featuring former Obama staffers and speechwriters, Obama was asked what the "scariest moment" of his presidency was.<p>"I think it was the moment when it seemed that John …

Barack Obama

Consumers Energy, Partners Provide Additional $5 Million to Help Michigan Families Stay Safe and Warm

Consumers Energy and five nonprofit organizations are again helping Michigan families stay warm, announcing <b>$5 million in new contributions</b> that will …

CSR

Murdered DNC Staffer's Family Attorney Speaks to Inforwars

Who Killed Seth Rich?

The 10 Most Inspiring Quotes from Michelle Obama's Final Speech as First Lady

"Being your First Lady has been the greatest honor of my life, and I hope I've made you proud."<p>This morning, Michelle Obama delivered her final public speech as First Lady of the United States.<p>Obama spoke at the 2017 School Counselor of the Year Event—which she organized in 2015 as a part of her …

The 18 best city-related longform stories of 2016

Recommended reading on cities, homes, architecture, real estate, and urbanism<p>The last week of December is a time for catching up on all the internet you missed this year. When it comes to cities, architecture, and design, we've got you covered. We've already rounded up our own favorite features of …

Read the full transcript of President Obama's farewell speech

Here is an unedited transcript of President Obama’s prepared remarks during his farewell address in Chicago, as provided by the White House.<p>It’s good to be home. My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by all the well-wishes we’ve received over the past few weeks. But tonight it’s …

Democracy

The Vatican Spy’s Plot to Kill Hitler

Newly unsealed files on Nazi war crimes show that the godfather of the European Union was not only a CIA agent, but a Vatican spy who linked controversial wartime Pope Pius XII with dissident Germans plotting to kill Hitler.<p>Josef Müller was a self-made lawyer of sturdy peasant stock, a beer-loving …

Holocaust