Bruce

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Suicide: Changing the Language

by Cathy Seehuetter<br>The Compassionate Friends<br>St. Paul, MN Chapter<p>Once in a while I write a post regarding the language of suicide. I really hope that …

On the suicide prevention frontline

These are the stories of the people who answer 2,000 calls a day from those in desperate need of someone to listen — and of one man who credits them …

#EndAusterityNow: Tens of thousands march against austerity measures in London

Tens ofthousands of demonstrators have staged an anti-austerity march in London in the first major public protest since Conservative prime minister …

Jerry Collins died protecting his baby daughter

Rugby great Jonah Lomu paid tribute to Jerry Collins' last act of heroism on Wednesday as thousands mourned the former New Zealand flanker who was …

The Canberra Hospital says family can stay with dying patients

• Family watches woman 'die twice' at Canberra Hospital<p>The Canberra Hospital says its general policy is to allow family to stay with a dying patient …

Welcome to the Death Café: Where people go for a drink – and talk about dying

<b>Death – a depressing inevitability that affects us all (unless you’re an immortal jellyfish).</b><p>Most avoid talking about it but, if you’d rather be …

Remembering Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>Nelson Mandela, the human rights leader, Nobel Laureate and first black African president of South Africa, died …

One Year and Seven Million Flipboard Magazines Later, Find One Just for You

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2014<p>One year ago, we unveiled Flipboard 2.0 — the version of Flipboard that enabled anyone to collect and share their …

The Week in Review: The Immortal Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

Inside Flipboard / April 25, 2014<p>Last Thursday, the Colombian author and journalist Gabriel García Márquez died in Mexico City at the age of 87. But …

Still at it. On the SBS set at our Rio studios. http://t.co/eQQKtqFAaD

Krakow Photomonth - in pictures

Photograph: Clare Strand/Camilla Grimaldi Gallery, The Unicredit Bank Collection<p>Aerial Suspension, from the series "Conjurations" © Clare Strand and courtesy of Camilla Grimaldi Gallery, The Unicredit Bank Collection Photograph: Clare Strand/Camilla Grimaldi Gallery, The Unicredit Bank …

Scott Morrison says family of dead asylum seeker can travel to Australia

Immigration minister Scott Morrison says Australian officials have contacted the family of a Tamil asylum seeker to help them travel to Australia for his funeral.<p>But a spokesman for the Tamil Refugee Council said on Saturday that no one from the Australian immigration department had been in touch …

Infrared Photographs of Iceland Capture a Different Side of the Gorgeous Country

Between the landscape photos, aurora photos, waterfall photos and time-lapse project, Iceland probably ranks among the top most photographed …

The 20 photographs of the week

Photography,Art and design,Culture,Maria Sharapova,Tennis,French Open 2014,Central African Republic,Bullfighting,D-day,British Army,Palestinian territories,Israel,Syria,Rihanna,Music<p>The D-day anniversary, the continuing unrest in the Central African Republic, the French Open, a bear in a hammock – …

5 Tips for Capturing the Magical Beauty of Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of our planet’s most amazing natural features. Whether you’re witnessing the sheer power and enormity of waterfalls such as Jim …

Tony Vaccaro Shares His Story and Images from D-Day and the Weeks that Followed

On this, the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, it seemed appropriate that we cap off the day and the week with the story and images …