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Philippines halts ferry rescue as hopes for survivors fade

The Kim Nirvana, believed to be carrying 189 passengers and crew, capsized off a central Philippine port on Thursday shortly after setting sail from Ormoc city for its regular run to the Camotes island group, about an hour's sailing away.<p>Distraught relatives waited at the Ormoc city port on Friday …

The Black-Church Fires in Southern States Are Not Connected, Authorities Say

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Baptist Church

Was the Twitter Attack on Bobby Jindal Racist?

Social media has been giggling since Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal made the horrible blunder of inviting questions via the Twitter hashtag #askbobby.<p>The flames were fanned by young activist Zack Kopplin who has made it his mission in life to fight Jindal's imposition of creationism on Louisiana …

How Your Brain Remembers Where You Parked The Car

If you run into an old friend at the train station, your brain will probably form a memory of the experience. And that memory will forever link the person you saw with the place where you saw him.<p>For the first time, researchers have been able to see that sort of link being created in people's …

Neurophilosophy

What Is Copa America, Anyway?

Everything you need to know about Saturday's big match between Argentina and Chile.<p>Copa America is the oldest tournament of its kind in the world of soccer. In 1916, the Campeonato Sudamericano de Football (translation: South American Championship of Football) set out with the goal of crowning a …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

Republicans Are Too Angry About Gay Marriage

If the GOP wants to stay relevant, it has to become less hateful.<p>When the Supreme Court ruled same sex marriage legal in every state on Friday, millions cheered. Couples embraced. People cried. Facebook users changed their colors to rainbow. So did the White House.<p>It was a landmark moment that so …

Top Five Summer Beers

Whether you spend your Fourth of July at the beach, on the back patio or lounging poolside at a party, few things beat the heat better than an ice-cold brew. Check out GAYOT's favorite summer beers to find refreshing options from some of the best craft breweries in America. From hoppy pale ales to …

Consider This Your One-Stop-Shop for All of Summer's Chicest Hats

Summer is finally here! You may have a fresh swimsuit on check and your beach bag ready to go, but you aren't exactly set for the season without a …

Clothing

6 Secret Tricks For Photographing Fireworks With Your Phone

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Mexico

America, What Do We Do After Charleston?

For in a warm climate, no man will labor for himself who can make another labour for him. This is so true, that of the proprietors of slaves a very small proportion indeed are ever seen to labor. And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm basis, a …

Volvo's New Child Seating Design: Safer for the Child, More Ergonomic for the Parents

Once again the designers tear out the passenger seat, this time for the Excellence Child Seat Concept<p>A few months ago, we showed you a Volvo concept …

Volvo

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1</b><b>.</b> The International Monetary Fund, one of Greece's three main creditors, admitted Thursday that Greece needs debt relief— an argument that the Greek government has made throughout bailout deal negotiations.<p><b>2.</b> Greek banks are down to their last €500 million (£355 million, $554 million) ahead of a …

Lakers get to follow their own missed shot with LaMarcus Aldridge

In the age of second chances, it was still surprising.<p>The<p>Lakersgot a do-over withLaMarcus Aldridge, an attempt to amend their pitch to the free-agent power forward Thursday after their initial Tuesday night presentation flopped.<p>The effort was improved, but Aldridge apparently wasn't "wooed by it," …