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Multiple award-winning director Mike Nichols dies at 83

Mike Nichols, the award-winning director and pioneering comedian who was one of the few people to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award, died Wednesday evening, according to a note from ABC News' president to its staff.<p>Nichols, 83, who directed "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" and "The …

Low expectations as China considers legal reforms

BEIJING (AP) — The most important meeting of the year for the 205 members of China's ruling Communist Party's Central Committee, beginning Monday, …

New York Attorney General says most Airbnb rentals in NYC violate the law

The legality of Airbnb rentals in New York City have been under fire for awhile now, and the city just fired another volley: New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has released a report titled "Airbnb in the city," and it's not particularly favorable. The report claims that 72-percent of all …

Over 48 million Americans live in poverty

Over 48 million Americans live in poverty, according to a special report by the Census Bureau Thursday. It provides an alternative look at the worst off people in the nation than the official numbers that come out in September.<p>Government programs such as food stamps do help some people, especially …

8 Tips for Renovating Your Kitchen from Design Pros

From where to put the sink to which appliances to replace, here are 8 kitchen renovation tips from two of NYC's star designers.<p>We're not sure if you've heard, but we're making a big move—to 1 World Trade Center. And while this isn't your ordinary office move, it's especially extraordinary for us. <b>We</b> …

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Morocco releases Briton detained for 'homosexual acts' on holiday

Ray Cole, 69,had been sentenced to four months in jail after Moroccan police found images of a homosexual nature on his mobile phone<p>A British man jailed for "homosexual acts" while on holiday in Morocco has been released, his family confirmed.<p>Ray Cole, 69, a retired magazine publisher from Deal, …

Custody battle diverts flight

A Beijing-bound United Airlines flight returned to Washington's Dulles International Airport Thursday evening because of a child custody investigation.<p>United Airlines Flight 897 took off on time at 12:20 p.m. ET, but had to return to Dulles at the request of federal law enforcement, an airline …

What to expect when you're expecting an iPhone 6 (or iWatch)

Look, going off the sheer number of leaks we've seen the past few months, there's no way you didn't know Apple was planning to unveil a horde of new gadgets next week. Hell, the folks in Cupertino are even counting down to the event (and the livestream that goes with it) on Apple.com. If all those …

Norway warned of imminent security threat

"Reliable information" hints at some kind of attack "within days" involving people who fought in Syria, official says.<p>Norway's intelligence service says it has been warned of an imminent "concrete threat" against the nation from people with links to fighters in Syria.<p>Benedicte Bjoernland, the head …

Call for Submissions: Polaroids

When Polaroid entered the market in 1948, it was a process that would revolutionize the way photographers thought about image-making. Once an …

At Least 15 Dead After Israeli Shells Strike UN's Gaza School

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Israeli forces shelled a United Nations-run school housing Palestinian refugees Tuesday, killing at …

Probe after Arizona execution takes two hours

US governor orders review of process after Joseph Wood took one hour and 57 minutes to die after taking lethal drug.<p>A condemned Arizona inmate has died nearly two hours after being administered with a lethal injection in what his defence lawyer described as a botched execution that should have …

Cosmopolitan Shanghai Apartment Delivering a Fresh State of Mind

Coping with the pollution and busy life of Shanghai, China, architecture studio <b>Taranta Creations</b> developed a fresh apartment design. This modern …