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Pope Demands 'Legitimate Redistribution' Of Wealth

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis called Friday for governments to redistribute wealth to the poor in a new spirit of generosity to help curb the …

Christianity

Solar panels finally back on the White House almost 30 years after Reagan removed them

Back in 2010, the Obama administration announced that it would be restoring solar panels to the roof of the White House residence. Originally, panels were installed in the late '70s during President Jimmy Carter's administration, but President Ronald Reagan removed them in 1986 because of a roof …

Noah replaces Jacob as top boy name in U.S.; Sophia scores three-peat

Noah is more than the name of a popular movie. It is the top name for baby boys born in 2013 in the United States, the Social Security Administration announced on Friday.<p>Sophia scored the three-peat for girls' names, being chosen as the top name for the third consecutive year, the agency …

Egyptian activist's trial suspended

Alaa Abdel Fattah, an opposition icon who helped stir the Egyptian uprising against Hosni Mubarak, has had his trial on breaching an anti-protest law suspended.<p>Cairo's criminal court on Saturday said it would look into the defence’s request for the presiding judge to recuse himself from the case, …

Ivanka Trump Shares an Adorable Mother's Day #TBT on Facebook

Mother's Day may be a few days away, but celebrities are already showing off their love for mom on Facebook and Instagram! As today is #TBT, we've …

See How Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Her Glam Squad Transform Her Look from Day to Night

Gugu Mbatha-Raw is quite a busy woman these days—following the release of her movie <i>Belle</i>, the up-and-coming star has spent lots of time being …

My Big Fat Weekend: How to Spend 3 Days Eating (A Lot) in Chicago

Christine Muhlke heads to Chicago for a 3-day food bender. Here's how she did it.<p>1.[#image: /photos/57d8290eb22e7d646495137e]||||||<p>The café at Ikram 2.[#image: /photos/57d82910c455f790358b97fc]||||||<p>The Art Institute of Chicago 3.[#image: /photos/57d82912ca64e36a6c3bcc16]||||||<p>Punch House …

Time I

Shop for a Cause: Kate Spade's New Collection Creates Jobs for Women in Rwanda

If Kate Spade's cheery prints, feminine designs, and bright colors aren't enough to instantaneously put you in a good mood, here's some news that …

3 Salads That Will Make You Want to Skip the Entrée

The chef's dream: to pack her favorite flavors into a single mouthful. Her solution: main-course salads.<p>Photo: Jonny Valiant<p>Chicken, Black Bean and …

Food

8 Fireplaces That Catch the Eye

<i>Courtney Lake, Houzz Contributor, Interior Designer</i><p>Remember that polar vortex that swept across much of the U.S. earlier this year? Even in California, it left us thinking about basic needs: food, water and warmth. However, wouldn’t it be nice if those had a touch of luxe? Maybe a nice bowl of …

Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Celebrating the Joys of Letter Writing

What do happy people do? Read! But what do really, really happy people do—read the kind of books that open their minds—and lives.<p>Making Hope Happen: …

Books

How To Take Beautiful Photos Of Your Food For Instagram

The "food selfie" has become one of the biggest trends on social media. People love to share what they ate or are about to eat with their friends.<p>We asked a professional food photographer and cookbook author for some advice on how we can step up our "food selfie" game.<p>Erin Gleeson is the author of …

Social Media

These iPhone Headphone Tricks Will Make Your Life Much Easier

One of the most overlooked innovations of the iPhone is the headphones that come pre-packaged with the Apple gadget. Find out what cool tricks your iPhone headphones can do.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei and Kevin Smith. Originally published in October 2012.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

Mobile Technology

The Official Foods of (Nearly) Every State

That's right—many states have official state snacks. Here's a peek at some of the quirkier ones out there.<p>This week, the New York State Senate passed a bill that would make yogurt the official state snack. The pros and cons were discussed at length (it's a good source of protein, it's potentially …

Food

How To Solve A Rubik's Cube

<b>Step 1: White Cross</b> <br>You should be able to complete this step just by playing around with the cube. Make sure that the edges of the cross match the center squares on the adjacent sides.<p><b>Step 2: Finish First Layer</b><p><b>Step 3: Middle Layer</b> <br>You may need to move some middle layer edge pieces from the top …

Sewing

The Moment That Changed Arianna Huffington's Life

In 2005, Arianna Huffington launched a progressive news blog called <i>The Huffington Post</i>. The site went on to become the third-largest source of online …

Cities Around North America Rally For Missing Nigerian School Girls

Outrage over the abduction of hundreds of Nigerian school girls by an Islamic extremist group last month is fueling rallies around North America this Mother's Day Weekend, as organizers push to raise awareness and pressure world leaders into action.<p>Organizers of rallies in Chicago, Boston, Denver, …

Nigerian schoolgirls recall Boko Haram kidnapping

Escape seemed hopeless. The militants' convoy of pickup trucks, buses and motorcycles penetrated deep into the northeastern Nigerian forest in the dead of night with its haul: several hundred schoolgirls.<p>A phalanx of motorcycles puttered on either side, with men wielding AK-47s ready to shoot any …

#BringBackOurGirls Is Not Going to Stop Boko Haram | VICE News

With the help of a hashtag that went viral this past week, the international community is responding to a call to action to find the hundreds of missing girls abducted by the militant group Boko Haram in April.<p>The US Department of Defense announced on Wednesday that they would be sending a small …

Africa

Boko Haram abduct more people and force 3,000 from their homes

The wife and two children of a retired police officer have been abducted by Boko Haram, and 3,000 people have fled the town of Liman Kara, after yet another attack<p>Three thousand people have fled their homes in northern Nigeria, and the wife and two children of a retired policeman have been …

Africa

Nigerians demand better government response to schoolgirl abductions

Nigerians staging a daily protest in the capital said Saturday they are fed up with their government's indifference to the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls, even as the Nigerian president once again promised to bring them home.<p>For 11 days, the protesters in Abuja have demanded Nigeria do more to …