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Judge orders life support for 13-year-old girl declared brain dead

A judge has ordered an Oakland hospital to keep a girl declared brain dead on life support following what was supposed to be a routine tonsillectomy.<p>At a hearing Friday, both sides in the case agreed to get together and choose a neurologist to further examine 13-year-old Jahi McMath and determine …

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Rain-Soaked Crowds Gather at Mandela Memorial

Jonathan Torgovnik / Reportage by Getty Images for TIME<p>People attending the official memorial service for former South African President Nelson …

Animation Brings Unreleased Tupac Interview To Life

Tupac Shakur reflects on his life and predicts his own death in this animation from PBS’s Blank on Blank.<p>Even before his untimely death at age 25 in 1996, Tupac Shakur was a legend. The Harlem-born rapper is one of the top-selling artists in the world; as of 2010, 75 million of his albums have sold …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Pro Drivers, Jay Leno Also Struggled With The Porsche That Killed Paul Walker

But what the speed freaks and pro drivers have known for years is that the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that killed Walker is notoriously difficult to drive—“dangerous” even, according to some higher-ups who work at the German automaker.<p>It’s “the first car in my life that I drive and I feel scared,” …

The 11 Best Celebrity Instagrams From the Weekend

What were your favorite celebrities up to this weekend? Many were at the 2013 American Music Awards where artists like Justin Timberlake and Miley …

See Comet Tails Flap In Solar Wind

Or, giant space sperm swim toward Planet Ova.<p>Last Thursday, NASA's Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO) captured images of two comets passing through solar wind. At the center is Comet Encke, and emerging later is Comet ISON.<p>STEREO consists of two sun-orbiting observatories, one ahead …

Astronomy

Emotionally Charged Photos Reflect Photographer's Growth

After one year and eight months, Indonesia-based photographer Mikael Aldo finally completed his <i>366 Day Project</i>. The young photographer's portfolio now boasts a number of images that are both visually intriguing and emotionally thought-provoking. Whether the photographer's subject is floating in …

Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: The Brilliant Blue of a Rolling Iceberg

Why can’t ice cubes from our refrigerators look like this? Well, glacial ice isn’t just frozen water; it’s dense, compacted snow that gets that …

Canon Powershot

Joshua Tree's Hypnotically Reflective Desert Shack

<i>Lucid Stead</i> is an architectural installation by artist Phillip K. Smith III that takes an existing structure in the deserts of Joshua Tree, California and revitalizes it with mirrors, LED lights, and custom built technology to accentuate the beauty of the bare landscape. Aptly referred to as an …

Art

Kobe: 'Weeks' away from return

WASHINGTON -- Kobe Bryant said he is still "probably weeks" away from making his return to game action after being sidelined for more than seven …

Brittany Murphy poisoning claims queried by toxicologist

New evidence presented by the father of the late star suggesting that Murphy was murdered has been questioned by a leading toxicologist<p>A prominent US toxicologist has cast doubt on a lab report suggesting the former Hollywood star Brittany Murphy was poisoned.<p>In comments first reported by The Wrap, …

Nicole’s State of Grace

Next year, one elegant, Academy Award–winning blonde icon will star in the life of another. Learning how Nicole Kidman dug deep into the research for Grace of Monaco, Sam Kashner gets the Australian star to explore the drama of her own story: the isolating fame that came with her marriage to …

Panthers win 6th straight, top Pats as game ends with flag picked up

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As the Carolina Panthers celebrated their sixth straight win, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots were left wondering why a …

"Treme" actor pursues class-action profiling lawsuit vs Macy's

<b>NEW YORK</b> — Actor Rob Brown, from the HBO show "Treme," sought to broaden his racial profiling lawsuit against Macy's on Wednesday into a federal class-action lawsuit, with his lawyer saying Brown hoped to use his celebrity for "social change."<p>Brown withdrew the lawsuit he filed last month in New …

Class Action

Shannon Sharpe with an intense 2-minute rant about Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin

The NFL Today on CBS opened their Sunday coverage with the Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin story. Shannon Sharpe spoke passionately about the …

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Check out Michael Vick talking about his new car site. No, really

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has quite a checkered reputation on and off the football field, and he's become as notable for his activities away from the NFL as he has his performances on the gridiron. One thing he hasn't been that well-known for, however, is his interest in …

Paramount Records: The Label Inadvertently Crucial To The Blues

Imagine that all of your favorite music — from Wynton Marsalis to Kanye West — was released by the same record label. Well, if you were African-American back in the 1920s, odds are that was the case. What makes the story even more interesting is that this record label was launched by a company that …

Yes, men should pay for pregnancy coverage, and here's why

Anti-<p>Obamacareconservatives are chuckling over an exchange from the House's grilling of Health and Human Services SecretaryKathleen Sebeliuson Wednesday morning, in which Rep.Renee Ellmers(R-N.C.) challenged Sebelius to explain why men should have to pay for maternity coverage in their health …

Dynamic Duos: Acumen Fund’s Jacqueline Novogratz And Ideo.org’s Jocelyn Wyatt On Poverty Solutions

Here’s what happens when two individuals–and their organizations–tackle global poverty challenges together.<p><b>Jacqueline Novogratz,</b> founder and CEO of Acumen Fund <b><br>Jocelyn Wyatt,</b> co-lead and executive director of Ideo.org<p><b>Novogratz:</b> The privilege for me has been to see Jocelyn going from being a fellow …

Intellectual Property

Fifth of wine sold worldwide is 'fake'

A fifth of global wine sales involve forgeries, it has been claimed, a day after a Frenchman was jailed for selling fake Grand Crus labels to an unsuspecting Bordeaux collector<p>Counterfeit wine accounts for some 20 per cent of international sales, according to unofficial wine industry estimates …

Google’s Barges Likely Glass Exhibition Spaces, Lease Indicates

The furor over Google’s mystery barges in San Francisco and Portland has reached a fever pitch over the past week. According to our sources the various reports about the barges being showcases for Google’s Glass retail efforts are correct.<p>Today, a report by The Los Angeles Times’ Chris O’Brien …

Customer Service

Patent wars: Tech giants sue Samsung and Google

<b>A group of tech giants known as the Rockstar Consortium is suing Google, Samsung, HTC and others over alleged mobile phone patent infringements.</b><p>Rockstar, jointly owned by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson and Sony, is targeting manufacturers of phones that run the rival Google Android …

Mobile

CHART: Kobe Bryant And Derek Jeter Have Remarkably Similar Career Earnings

Derek Jeter and Kobe Bryant have had remarkably similar careers both on and off the court and field.<p>Both players began their career in 1996 and have won multiple championships while playing their entire career with one franchise. Now, 17 years later, they are also the biggest stars in their …

Derek Jeter

Paul Pierce, Joe Johnson help Nets drop Heat to 1-2

NEW YORK -- Before they could think about beating Miami in the playoffs, the Brooklyn Nets had to show they could do it in a game.<p>By the time they …