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Apple shows off major design overhaul for iOS 7

Apple(s appl) has announced a major overhaul of iOS 7 on Monday at the company’s WWDC event, totally refreshing the design and feel of the interface. …

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Apple's WWDC 2013: Rumors and expectations

Apple's 24th annual developers conference kicks off next week, and will be the company's first event in more than seven months.<p>The conference lasts the entire week, but the highlight is Monday's keynote address, where Apple typically announces new products and services. This year, Apple has only …

5 Tips for the Perfect Summer Road Trip

Summer has practically become synonymous with road trips, both as a way to save money on airfare and to have some fun-filled adventures on the road. …

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Views Of The Hong Kong Sky, Framed By A Canopy Of Skyscrapers

Romain Jacquet-Lagreze’s photographs are a reminder of the dazzling views to be found simply by looking up.<p>For as long as he can remember, when Romain Jacquet-Lagreze has found himself walking in the forest, he’s always had the inclination to look up, searching for patches of sky poking through the …

NASA creates eye-popping 160-megapixel image of our two nearest galaxies (video)

NASA is determined to bring the final frontier closer than ever -- or at least a small, photographic slice of it. Using NASA's Swift satellite, astrophysicists at Goddard Space Flight Center and Pennsylvania State University were able to create a stunningly detailed survey of the two galaxies …

Class of 1963 reunion

We are living through a banner year in automotive history.<p>Rarely has there been so much birthday gridlock around notable vehicles. The Porsche 911 is on a protracted 50th anniversary tour, which will culminate with an official celebration in conjunction with the Frankfurt motor show in September. …

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

10 Best Places to See From Above

Whether hovering over a kaleidoscope of corals at the Great Barrier Reef or soaring around the Statue of Liberty in New York, here are 10 of the best places in the world to see from above.<p>For the ultimate bird's eye view of your destination there's no more thrilling way to get your bearings than …

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RANKED: The 11 Best Donuts In America

We couldn't personally taste donuts from every beloved pastry shop in the country, so we scoured blogs and online reviews to come up with 20 bakeries known for their rave-worthy donuts.<p>The we ranked the donuts based on availability, originality, and price, in addition to how they tasted.<p>Keep …

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LeBron: Do what's best for team

MIAMI -- With six simple words, LeBron James explained the philosophy behind the way he now plays the game.<p>"I've done more and lost before."<p>Such was …

Mets-Marlins, Rangers-Blue Jays both go 18-plus innings

On Saturday, two games went 18-plus innings. That's only the second time in MLB history that has happened.<p>Baseball games going into extra innings isn't exactly a rarity. There's often last-minute rallies that send things into extras. Rarely though, do games go more than 18 innings. Rarer still do …

Rio de Janeiro Olympic venue to remain closed for 18 months

<b>Officials in Rio de Janeiro have said a recently-built stadium that will be used at the 2016 Olympics will remain closed for 18 months while the roof is repaired.</b><p>A committee of engineers said it had found a number of problems, including broken and twisted supports.<p>The Joao Havelange stadium was …

2013 MLB Draft Results: Experts Weigh In on Day 2 Action

Day 2 of the 2013 MLB Draft has come and gone.<p>Although the event doesn't have the same amount of cache as drafts in other sports, there are plenty of reasons to watch, especially in the later rounds. With the sheer amount of picks in the draft, there are bound to be some great players who slip down …

Penguins vs. Bruins Game 4: Score, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

The Boston Bruins defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins by the score of 1-0 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final to complete the sweep and earn a trip to the 2013 Stanley Cup Final.<p>The first period was quiet and ended 0-0.<p>About halfway through, Bruce Arthur of the <i>National Post</i> tweeted just how …

Jamaica vs. USA, 2014 World Cup qualifying: Final score 2-1, Brad Evans plays hero for the US

The Seattle Sounders midfielder scored a stoppage time winner for the USA, sealing a badly needed 2-1 win over Jamaica in CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying.<p>The United States survived a roller coaster ride to beat Jamaica, 2-1, on Friday night in CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying. Brad Evans lashed home an …

Dennis Rodman claims LeBron James would be 'just an average player' in 80s or 90s

NBA rebounding legend Dennis Rodman thinks Miami Heat superstar LeBron James would be "just an average player" if he played in the 1980s and 90s. It's a bold opinion that raises this question: why does anyone listen to Dennis Rodman anymore?<p>LeBron James posted yet another postseason triple-double …

Hanley Ramirez injury: Dodgers SS out with hamstring tightness

Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has been scratched from Friday's game with tightness in his left hamstring.<p>The Dodgers will be without shortstop Hanley Ramirez Friday as they take on the Atlanta Braves. Ramirez has been sidelined with tightness in his left hamstring, reports Ken Gurnick of …

Report: Kevin Durant Is Signing With Jay-Z's New Sports Agency

A source told NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski that Durant "doesn't want a traditional NBA agent anymore" and that "KD wants Jay Z to handle his branding. He had a chance to be with his idol and couldn't say no."<p>Durant joins Robinson Cano, Skylar Diggins, and Victor Cruz as some of Jay-Z's first …