Madelyn Green

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Take a drive across Iceland, in music and photos

I was totally ready with my playlist for driving across Iceland. It was a binge of Bjork, Sugarcubes and Sigur Ros. But when we got in our little rental car, bad news.<p>There was no MP3 jack. No jack, no playlist. And no playlist, no roadtrip. That meant one thing. We had to find an actual record …

Awkwafina is changing hip-hop one vulgar, hilarious lyric at a time

Awkwafina’s breakout hit was a song that riffed on a popular hip-hop track. The original celebrated a male MC’s personal "endowment." Awkwafina’s version celebrated ... well, hers.<p>The song starts:<p><i>My vag, like an operatic ballad.</i><p><i>Your vag, like grandpa’s cabbage.</i><p><i>And my vag, effortless.</i><p><i>Your vag post</i> …

Hong Kong's 'Umbrella Revolution' isn't deterred by clashes with police

Police in the Chinese territory of Hong Kong are cracking down on pro-democracy protesters gathered in the center of the city, but their actions have seemingly done little to deter Hong Kongers from turning out.<p>On Sunday, Hong Kong police used tear gas and pepper spray to disperse thousands of …

In central Hong Kong, the protest movement keeps growing

Martin Lee, a politician and veteran democracy activist, returned to one of Hong Kong's main protest sites on Tuesday morning. People kept coming up to shake his hand and give him a thumbs-up.<p>At this point, many protesters had gone home to rest, but streets were still barricaded. Piles of supplies …

Hong Kong has grabbed headlines around the world — except in Beijing

While pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong have captured the world's attention, they're barely even registering in Beijing. That's because mainland Chinese newspapers and TV stations all but ignored the demonstrations, which are some of the largest since Hong Kong was returned to Chinese rule in …

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Relive The 'Blood Moon' With These Dazzling Lunar Eclipse Photos

Skywatchers were treated to the second -- and final -- "blood moon" of the year early Wednesday, Oct. 8, and it was quite a show (scroll down for some dazzling photos).<p>A "blood moon" occurs when the reddish hue from a sunset or sunrise reflects onto the moon's surface during a full lunar eclipse, …

The California Drought Is So Bad It’s Literally Moving Mountains

Brian Resnick @b_resnick<p>Oct. 8, 2014, 10:11 a.m.<p>The California drought is so bad that…<p>â—† Since 2013, the Western United States has lost 240 gigatons …

Gorgeous Traditional Temari, Embroiedered By a 92 Year Old Woman

Temari (meaning handball), is a Japanese folk art form of embroidering balls for handball games or just plain decoration. Back in the day (around 7th century AD), the spheres were made from old kimono remnants that were wadded up into a ball and then wrapped with strips of fabric. Over time, the …

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, …

US Ebola patient dies; airport screening expanded

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. died Wednesday despite intense but delayed treatment, and the government …

Texas Ebola patient dies as officials monitor those who had direct contact

Thomas Eric Duncan, the first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola outside Africa, died on Wednesday, the Texas hospital that was treating him announced.<p>“It is with profound sadness and heartfelt disappointment that we must inform you of the death of Thomas Eric Duncan this morning,” the Texas Health …