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The Story Behind That Incredible Photo of Denver's Colossal Cloud

Eerie plane wrecks contain forgotten stories of survival

At first glance, "Happy End" may not seem like the most natural title for pictures of wrecked planes in forbidding landscapes, but German photographer Dietmar Eckell has a very positive outlook on what these photos represent. As described by Eckell, these pictures document 'miracles' in aviation …

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

Sea Salt

Pt 3: Ghosts of kingdoms past

An abandoned French colonial outpost in southern Cambodia bears the scars of Khmer Rouge bullets and the haunting memory of a tragic history.

Loneliness

Southwest flight landed nose first at LaGuardia, NTSB says

The Southwest Airlines plane that touched down hard at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Monday, skidding and sparking on the runway, landed nose down with the front landing gear contacting the ground first and collapsing, the National Transportation Safety Board said.<p>The agency on Thursday released …

Three epic icy journeys

The spirit of expedition continues to thrive as travellers seek out epic journeys to broaden their minds and stimulate their senses. Winter months or chilly climates might seem like challenges, but breathtaking snow-capped mountains and windswept views of glacial lakes create a magical travel …

Hikers are rescued, then drive to their deaths in Atlantic Ocean off Maine

Two lost hikers who had just been rescued during a driving rainstorm in a Maine state park died after they took a wrong turn and drove their van into the Atlantic Ocean, authorities said Wednesday.<p>The women — identified as Amy Stiner of Machias, Maine, who was five months pregnant, and Melissa …

10 Great Vacations for Nature Lovers

Looking for a close encounter of the <i>herd</i> kind? These 10 destinations in the Americas deliver easy access to some of nature’s coolest wild …

Vacation Blues? 6 Tips to Ease the Before, During, and After

"How was your vacation?" I asked my friend who had just returned from a beach holiday.<p>"Now I <i>really</i> need a vacation." she sighed. "It was exhausting to get ready, the kids fought while we were there, and now it's overwhelming to be home."<p>Yep. I've been there. When you consider the Herculean effort …

Calm Down, Everyone — Air Travel Still Not Dangerous, Despite The News

It started with the deadly crash landing of Asiana Flight 214, which was followed by a fire on an empty Boeing Dreamliner, then a very hard landing of a Southwest plane in New York, then another Dreamliner fire, this time in midair.<p>Statistics show flying is still the safest form of travel, but what …

The 10 Coolest Hotel Pools In Las Vegas

The growing number of dayclubs—featuring celebrity DJs, celebrity revelers, and over-the-top cabanas—cater to those who don't want to wait for the sun to go down to get the party started. But there are plenty of choices for those seeking sun-drenched serenity, and some great family options, …

The 10 Best Summer Vacation Destinations in America

From the Grand Canyon to Graceland, summer is the season to appreciate the beauty our country has to offer.<p>Cape Cod<p>Chicago<p>Graceland<p>Grand Canyon<p>Mount …

Grand Canyon

White House urges Congress to reject moves to curb NSA surveillance

The Obama administration has forcefully urged the defeat of a legislative measure to curb its wide-ranging collection of Americans' phone records, …

Obama to deliver major speech asserting priorities on US economy

Barack Obama was due to set out plans for how the US economy can "deliver on behalf of those people that are still struggling" in a major speech on …

What polling on the Zimmerman verdict tells us: use your vote

Why vote? It's a question often asked. Even for an election junkie, it can sometimes be difficult to know if it will really make a policy difference …

Obama's address to the incredible shrinking middle class

Republicans seized upon Obama's speech on the economy as a chance to reiterate their contention that very little about the nation's situation has …

Senate debates Guantánamo in first hearing on closing prison since 2009

Deep divisions among members of a Senate panel over whether to close the US detention center at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, underscore the uphill battle …

Surrender - Nixon gives up Watergate tapes: from the archive, 25 July 1974

<b>Washington, July 24.</b><br>President Nixon has lost what may be the most important battle of his political life. By a unanimous vote, the eight Supreme …

House vote on NSA amendment: privacy advocates hail near miss – live

11.06pm BST<p>Summary<p>We're going to wrap up our live blog coverage for the day. Here's a summary of where things stand:<p>• <b>Following the surprisingly</b> …

US will not seek death penalty for Edward Snowden, Holder tells Russia

The US has told the Russian government that it will not seek the death penalty for Edward Snowden should he be extradited, in an attempt to prevent …

4 Ad Creatives Avoid Prison For Asking Voters To Bribe The Senate

YouTube Bribe the Senate, a tongue- in-cheek campaign launched in all seriousness nine days ago to get the discussion of mandatory background checks on gun purchases back on the US Senate's agenda, has run into some legal hot water - bribing is illegal.<p>"Honestly, we started this whole thing with …

Ku Klux Klan: Our neighborhood watch program is “not racist”

The racist organization has been recruiting Missouri residents by leaving fliers in their yards<p>Aside from a jury duty notice, a bag of burning feces or maybe an Amway salesman, the last thing anyone wants to find on their doorstep is an invitation from the Ku Klux Klan. So imagine the horror of …

American views of surveillance depend heavily on precise question

What do Americans think of government snooping into telephone and Internet data? The answer depends very heavily on precisely what is asked.<p>The Pew Research Center ran an experiment this month to find out how much the wording of questions would affect public attitudes toward the widely discussed …

The Tragic Drama of Anthony Weiner

Why the scandal that hobbled the most relevant campaign in this year's New York mayoral race was psychological destiny<p>NEW YORK -- The race to be the next mayor of New York poured itself -- along with the humidity -- into an un-air-conditioned basement meeting room in the Lincoln Houses off 135th …

Helicopter Rotor Galaxy-Like Visual Effect Explained

What you see above is what occasionally happens when helicopter rotors meet sand and dust, and when the surrounding environment is dark enough for …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

“I try to make poetry. Not minimalism. Not purism. Just poetry.”<p>NeoCon 2018 showcased some of the boldest brands in commercial design.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>These spaces are designed to heighten your awareness in unexpected ways.<p>Every façade tells a story. …

Architecture

Compact Functional Desk With Smart Storage

The Companions Writing Desk by De La Espada is a whole compact office: it helps you to keep things neat and organized and is ideal for those who want …