Daniel Myers

19 Added | 3 Magazines | @dkmyers88 | Keep up with Daniel Myers on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Daniel Myers”

Google Glass

Insane Confrontation At Oklahoma Congressman's Town Hall Over Obama's Birth Certificate

"I believe what you're saying," said freshman Republican Oklahoma Rep. Markwayne Mullin. Note: The YouTube video appears to have been posted by a person sympathetic to the woman in the video.

Birth Certificate

Bluebell Cathedral, Ashridge | England (by Old-Man-George)

<b>Bluebell Cathedral, Ashridge | England</b> (by Old-Man-George)

10 Song of the Summer Contenders From Daft Punk to Ciara (VIDEO)

At summer’s midway point, Kevin Fallon ranks this year’s contenders for the season’s biggest song.<p>Each year artists hustle to deliver the song of the …

13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …


The Spirit of Winter

A series of Winter photos, all taken 2012 and 2013 in Finland.

John Mayer’s new album Paradise Valley features Frank Ocean and Katy Perry

John Mayor will return on August 20th with his new album, <i>Paradise Valley</i>, and according to <i>Rolling Stone</i>, it packs two big-name vocalists.<p>Mayer …

North Korea is the worst place in the world to be a standup comic

When it’s not threatening nuclear war, the repressive hermit kingdom of North Korea is a bountiful provider of absurdist comic fodder. But it turns out to be a terrible place to tell jokes for a living.<p>According to a report by Radio Free Asia, the well-known North Korean comedian* Lee Choon Hong, …

North Korea

Venezuela's supreme court dismisses presidential election lawsuit

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuela's Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed opposition leader Henrique Capriles' lawsuit seeking the nullification of April presidential election results and alleging voter irregularities and levied a $1,500 fine against him for "offensive and disrespectful allegations" …

Barack Obama: US 'won't retreat from the world'

The US will not stop "standing up for human rights and dignity for people wherever they live", nor shy away from combating terrorism, says President Obama.<p>President Barack Obama says security threats will never lead the <b>US</b> to retreat from the world and that Americans "don't get terrorized."<p><b>Mr …

Whitey Bulger jury eyes submachine gun, ends third day of deliberations - U.S. News

James 'Whitey' Bulger in an undated photo entered into evidence by his lawyers.<p>By Alexandra Pournaras and Tracy Connor, NBC News<p>Jurors in the Whitey Bulger trial examined a submachine gun with an obliterated serial number that is linked to the last count of the federal indictment but ended their …

Associated Press News

Passengers overwhelm trains heading home for Muslim holiday - Photos

Passengers sit on the top of an overcrowded train as it approaches a railway station in Dhaka on Aug. 8. Millions of residents in Dhaka are traveling home from the capital city to celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday.<p>A Bangladeshi woman climbs on top of a train as passengers look on from a …

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi's lawyer calls for UK intervention over execution fears

William Hague criticised by UK barrister for failing to back ICC ruling ordering Libya to hand over dictator's son to Hague court<p>The British lawyer representing Saif al-Islam Gaddafi has called on the UK to intervene on his client's behalf amid fears that the son of the former Libyan dictator will …

Picasso's Paris studio where he painted Guernica at centre of bitter tussle

Owners of mansion seeking to evict arts organisation as rent-free deal has expired<p>The 17th-century Hôtel de Savoie on the Rue des Grands Augustins in the chic 6th arrondissement of Paris is one of the grand mansions for which the French capital is famous.<p>A greying plaque next to the building's …

India’s caste system goes back 2,000 years, genetic study finds

The caste system in South Asia — which rigidly separates people into high, middle and lower classes — may have been firmly entrenched by about 2,000 years ago, a new genetic analysis suggests.<p>Researchers found that people from different genetic populations in India began mixing about 4,200 years …


Do You Have Friends of a Different Race? Many Americans Don’t


US drone strikes kill 12 suspected al-Qaida militants in Yemen

Strikes bring to eight the number of such attacks in less than two weeks amid fears of al-Qaida attack on western outposts<p>Three US drone strikes killed a total of 12 suspected al-Qaida militants Thursday, a Yemeni military official said, raising to eight the number of attacks in less than two weeks …