Tiffany Michelle Stevens

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Camera Captures What It’s Like to Get Eaten by a Grizzly Bear

When Brad Josephs took his GoPro camera out in beautiful Alaska, he was probably trying to get majestic footage of Grizzly bears for the BBC’s Great …

More young people having strokes, study says - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> and a problem we don't usually associate with young people , the risk of having a stroke, but it's there for some and it appears to be increasing. dr. nancy schneiderman has more tonight.>> excellent. hurry.>> kim was 32 and ready to go to work when she lost feeling in her arm.>> i could tell …

Japan’s Child Kidnapping Problem

Dozens of American children are abducted to Japan every year—not by strangers, but by parents after messy divorces. Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky and Jake …

Parents, Pot, and Prohibition: Daisy Bram's Story

Prohibition

Watch The Killers cover The Strokes’ “Is This It”

The Killers have been known pay homage to bands from the city they’re playing on that particular night. During their recent UK jaunt, they covered …

Google Glass: An early look at Google's next-gen spectacles

Google Glass likely won't arrive until 2014. But tester units of Google's portable hardware are already making the rounds among a specially-selected …

Va. pick bemoaned 'slavish devotion'

The newly minted Republican nominee for lieutenant governor of Virginia once compared Planned Parenthood to the Ku Klux Klan and bemoaned black voters’ “slavish devotion” to the Democratic Party — past statements that are likely to inflame the culture-war politics of the state’s 2013 elections.<p>E.W. …

Cannes' Big Revelation: The Coen Brothers' Latest Is Fargo-Level Good

Inside Llewyn Davis chronicles a '60s folk singer using biting humor—and great tunes.<p>CBS Films<p>Just when I was starting to feel down about this year's Cannes film festival, the Coen brothers came to the rescue with their gorgeous <i>Inside Llewyn Davis</i>, a razor-sharp deadpan comedy suffused with sorrow …

Swarmageddon: America braces for cicada plague of Biblical proportions

America's East Coast is bracing for a cacophonous summer as hordes of flying insects emerge for the once-in-a-generation phenomenon popularly known as "Swarmageddon".<p>After 17 years underground growing from larva to bug, billions of cicadas are set to revel in the final four climactic weeks of their …

Paul Krugman’s right: Austerity kills

Austerity kills — radical cuts destroy economies and lives, and the honest numbers and economics keep proving it<p>“I will never forgive them,” wrote 13-year-old Kieran McArdle to the Daily Record, a national newspaper based in Glasgow. “I won’t be able to come to terms with my dad’s death until I get …

New York’s most persecuted subway artist?

Enrico Miguel Thomas is taking legal action against the city after routine harassment at the hands of the MTA<p>A few months ago, on a February evening in Grand Central, Brooklyn-based artist Enrico Miguel Thomas carried his drawing board a few paces away from where he had been set up, illustrating …

'Islam is not a monolith'

In 2007, six years after the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001, I was travelling through Europe and North America. I had just published a novel, …

Heartbreaking Sci-Fi Short Film - EXPO

Exotic Chemistry: World's Oldest Water and The Rarest Element

End IRS Scandals: Abolish the Corporate Income Tax

With good reason, the Obama administration's Internal Revenue Service has come under fire for targeting conservative and tea party groups. As Kimberly Strassel demonstrates in <i>The Wall Street Journal,</i> Obama and other top officials themselves created the environment that resulted in the corrupt and …

Airport Profiling: A Familiar Story for Muslims

I went to Puerto Rico last weekend to celebrate a bachelor party for a friend of mine. On my way to the airport I joked with my friend that I was going to be picked for a random search because that's what happens to you when you have a Muslim name like I do. As I went through security, making sure …

The Spreading Consequences of Syria’s Civil War

The first car bomb in Reyhanli exploded in the early afternoon beside a government building. The second went off in a crowded market square a few minutes later. It was a Saturday; the square was full. Fifty-one people were killed and many more injured.<p>After the explosions, which took place last …

How Google Will Pwn the Gaming Market

I used to mock Apple years ago because they advertised Apple as the fun alternative to stodgy, boring Windows.<p>The idea that Apple was fun and Microsoft was not was a misdirection at best. Windows was the biggest games platform and Xbox was the best console game (in my opinion). Apple had no games …

Kirsten Gillibrand Aims To Jumpstart Student Loan Refinancings With New Bill

Debtors with high interest rates on their federal student loans would refinance into cheaper loans under proposed legislation to be unveiled this week, in a move that would lower borrowers’ burdens and potentially hurt private lenders and investors.<p>The plan sponsored by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand …

Chris Hadfield adapts to life back on Earth

Chris Hadfield may be back on the ground but his science mission remains in full flight. Since his return from the International Space Station last week, the Canadian astronaut has decamped to NASA's Johnson Space Centre in Houston, Texas, where he's become the guinea pig for a full range of …

“The Unwinding”: What’s gone wrong with America

A deeply-reported exploration of the past 35 years of American life gauges the human cost of “freedom”<p>Think of George Packer's new book, "The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America" as the un-Internet take on the transformation this country has undergone in the past 35 years. It's wide …