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World's Tallest Vertical Garden Is Growing In Sri Lanka

The high-rise apartment building is a fusion between a skyscraper and a forest.<p>Sri Lanka will literally have roses in the air next year, as architecture firm Milroy Perera and Maga Engineering are collaborating to build a 46-floor, high-rise building that will be outfitted with the world's tallest …

Luxury Submarine Hotel Offers Romantic Undersea Getaway

Lovers Deep is a luxury submarine offered by Oliver's Travels for couples to go on a romantic getaway, deep in the ocean, and perhaps join what they're coining as the “Mile Low Club” (an undersea alternative to the Mile High Club that so many have participated in on airplanes). Each watercraft in …

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

Hollywood legend turned diplomat Shirley Temple dies at 85

Shirley Temple Black, who as a dimpled, ringlet-haired moppet starred in a series of winsome films that lifted the spirits of millions during the hard days of the Depression, then retired from the screen at 22 and eventually went on to a diplomatic career, died surrounded by family at her home in …

Judge to hear challenge of Texas' gay marriage ban

AUSTIN, Texas — Two homosexual couples challenging Texas' ban on same-sex marriage will take their case to federal court on Wednesday in the wake of recent legal victories in two other conservative states.<p>U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia is expected to decide whether to temporarily block the law, …

Sid Caesar, a King of Comedy, Dies at 91

Sid Caesar, the deft side-splitter who helped establish the new medium of television as he also established himself as a comedy legend, has died. He …

With all eyes on Russia, Kremlin expands ban on same-sex adoptions

In the middle of a Winter Games already tainted by criticism of the Russian government's treatment of gay and lesbians, the Kremlin has tightened a ban on same-sex couples from adopting Russian children, expanding it to also preclude single would-be parents from countries – such as Canada – that …

Boy Scouts See Ranks Shrink After Policy Shift on Gays

The Boy Scouts of America have lost six percent of their members since changing their policy on gay participants, the group said Wednesday.<p>The …

Uruguay President Jose Mujica urges US and Europe to change drug policy

After legalising the production and sale of cannabis in his own country, Uruguayan President Jose Mucjica calls on rich, "developed countries" to re-evaluate their strategy for dealing with narcotics<p>The United States and Europe need a new strategy in the war on drugs and should look at alternatives …

Federal Judge Declares Virginia's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconsitutional

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Virginia just became the latest state to have its same-sex marriage ban ruled unconstitutional by a …