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Massachusetts court says 'upskirt' photos are legal

Massachusetts' highest court ruled Wednesday that it is not illegal to secretly photograph underneath a person's clothing -- a practice known as "upskirting" -- prompting one prosecutor to call for a revision of state law.<p>The high court ruled that the practice did not violate the law because the …

5 lessons for a new Cold War

Russia looks set to slice off a part of Ukraine and keep it for itself.<p>With heavily armed Russian-speaking troops patrolling the streets, the Crimean Parliament voted Thursday to join Russia and put its decision to a referendum. The all-but-inevitable annexation of Crimea is moving forward, despite …

Ukraine PM: Crimea 'was, is and will be an integral part of Ukraine'

We're leaving. No, you're not.<p>That's where the crisis in Ukraine stood Thursday after lawmakers in Crimea voted in favor of leaving the country for Russia and putting it to a regional vote in 10 days.<p>This act drew widespread condemnation, with Ukrainian interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk …

The utopian estate that's been left to die

Park Hill is one of those places that a photographer, fascinated by architecture, social history and dereliction, simply has to visit. I have done, twice so far, driving up from Nottingham, hoping that the wonderful light would still be there by the time I arrived. Parking, and oddly just about the …

An Adriatic Island Adventure, by Sail or Cycle

<i>Richard Powell takes a trip around Croatia's Kvarner Gulf archipelago, on a cycling holiday with a twist aboard a floating hotel...</i><p><i>The view from the plane offers an island panoramic</i><p>Flying in along Croatia's Dalmatian coastline offers a tantalizing preview of the sprawl of islands below, where I …

The Day the Rob Ford Story Stopped Being Funny

Of the four men in the most famous image of Ford hanging out in the drug house, one is dead, two are out on bail and the other remains the Mayor of Toronto<p><i>PLUS: The Definitive Rob Ford Timeline</i><p>It's been fun, I'm not going to lie. During the past three weeks in Toronto, you've never had to wonder …

Eastern Townships

TravelPlaces of a Lifetime<p>It seems fitting that the Eastern Townships originated in 1796 when the British granted land to Loyalists fleeing the United States after the American Revolution. Today, this region, which borders the U.S. for more than 186 miles, is a popular all-season vacation …

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Homeless Man Learns Coding, Launches App - Small Business Trends

You’ve heard of startup entrepreneurs beginning with nothing. But few have probably started with less than Leo Grand.<p>After losing his job with …

Stay Flu-Free: How to Avoid Having Sick Employees at Work

It’s that time of year – the time when hacking coughs, sneezes and nose-blowing ring through every small business. How can you deal with sick …

Google To Retire Windows App for Talk in 2014 - Small Business Trends

If you are a big user of the Google Talk app for Windows as a way of communicating quickly with your business partners or team, be aware.<p>Google will …

Is Greenland Ice Melt A Sea Level Time Bomb?

A surprising discovery in Greenland has sent scientists back to reassess how they calculate rising sea levels from melting ice.<p>The melting of the …

Pussy Riot members reunited after early release from Russian prison

Two members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot were reunited on Tuesday after spending nearly two years in prison for their protest at Moscow's main cathedral, and said they want to set up a human rights organisation.<p>Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina were granted amnesty on Monday, two …

North Korea May Be Making Fuel for a Nuclear Reactor and It's No Joke

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The U.S.-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University reported today that North Korea may be making …

NYC-based Photographer and Director

Delicate Paper Bag Trees Created By Yuken Teruya

Teruya takes traditional paper gift bags and cuts little paper trees out from them. The result is an exquisite little tree, somewhat resembling …

The 5 best places on the planet to spend Christmas

If you travel long enough, you’re eventually going to miss a major holiday at home. Sometimes, this can be tremendously depressing (like over …

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