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The Stories Behind 22 Classic Album Covers

1. <i>Nevermind</i> (1991)<p><b>Nirvana<br>Design by Robert Fisher and Kirk Weddle</b><p>Spencer Elden's first time swimming was a memorable one.<p>At four months old, Elden was …

Sun will flip its magnetic field soon, NASA says

Science News<p>The sun is gearing up for a major solar flip, NASA says.<p>In an event that occurs once every 11 years, the magnetic field of the sun will change its polarity in a matter of months, according to new observations by NASA-supported observatories.<p>The flipping of the sun's magnetic field marks …

Google Glass to see policy questions

Wide-eyed fascination induced by Google Glass is about to smack into a real wall of policy implications — from the doctor’s office to the driver’s seat.<p>The wearable computer, subject of media interest and a strategic public relations push, has Congress swooning even as it triggers trepidation …

Maori chief's mummified head to return to New Zealand after 150 years in UK

A mummified head said to be that of a South Sea island chief is to be sent back to New Zealand after more than 150 years in the UK.<p>The Maori head, or toi moko, was brought to Britain in the 1840s and kept at Warrington Museum in Cheshire.<p>The museum announced it was sending the head back to its …

Fort Hood suspect: 'Evidence will clearly show that I am the shooter'

An Army psychiatrist accused of one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history told jurors that "evidence will clearly show" that he was the gunman responsible for the rampage that traumatized the Fort Hood military base in Texas nearly four years ago.<p>But Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, who is …

Iran ready to talk if US shows 'goodwill', says new president

Iran's new president, Hassan Rouhani, has said his government is determined to engage in "serious and substantive" negotiations with the west without wasting time in order to resolve the impasse over Tehran's nuclear programme.<p>Two days after he was sworn into office and in his first press …

The Only Chicken Recipe You'll Ever Need

Chicken is not an easy dish to master. And with all the hundreds (of thousands) of chicken recipes to attempt, it's no wonder so many of us get it wrong. There's an influx of information; it's downright overwhelming. And it's time to simplify things, guys. Let's focus on just one chicken recipe to …

Now We Know Why Googling 'Pressure Cookers' Gets a Visit from Cops

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Michele Catalano was looking for information online about pressure cookers. Her husband, in the same …

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Cris Carter's top 10 NFL receivers

The first thing I noticed when putting together my list of the league's 10 best wide receivers is that size really does matter. I was a big receiver …

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Afghanistan, U.S. near agreement on post-2014 force

WASHINGTON – The United States and Afghanistan have resolved most issues and are nearing completion of an agreement that paves the way for an American military presence after 2014 that will include a limited U.S. counterterrorism force and military advisers.<p>"We're at the point now where we …

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China needs to fix trade practices, according to White House<p>Video shows rhinoceros ramming car in safari park<p>Pakistan's new prime minister faces …

US to close embassies over security fears

Unspecified number of embassies around the world will suspend operations on Sunday as "precautionary" step.<p>The United States has said it will close an unspecified number of embassies around the world on Sunday over security concerns.<p>State department spokeswoman Marie Harf on Thursday called the …

Kerry Says U.S. Plans To Stop Drone Strikes In Pakistan

During a television interview Thursday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States hopes to end drone strikes over Pakistan.<p>"The program will end as we have eliminated most of the threat and continue to eliminate it," Kerry told Pakistan TV. "I think the president has a very real timeline …

Edward Snowden asylum: US 'disappointed' by Russian decision

The White House expressed anger and dismay on Thursday after Russia granted temporary asylum to the American whistleblower Edward Snowden and allowed him to leave the Moscow airport where he had been holed up for over a month.<p>White House spokesman Jay Carney said the US was "extremely disappointed" …

JPMorgan's Power Manipulation Allegations Settled For $410 Million

July 30 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co agreed to pay a civil penalty of $285 million and disgorge $125 million to settle allegations of power market manipulation in California and the Midwest, the latest settlement in a series of high-profile investigations by U.S. federal energy regulators …

Mamnoon Hussain Elected President Of Pakistan, State TV Says

Pakistan on Tuesday elected businessman Mamnoon Hussain as its 12th president, state TV said, to replace deeply unpopular head of state Asif Ali Zardari, whose five-year term expires in September.<p>Lawmakers from both houses of the national parliament and four provincial assemblies voted in the …

More than 240 prisoners escape in Pakistan jailbreak

Pakistan's security forces face tough questions after Taliban gunmen stormed one of the country’s most notorious prisons, freeing hundreds of inmates.<p>A senior commander claimed the mastermind behind the attack was Adnan Rasheed, <b>author of a letter to Malala Yousafzai describing why she was singled</b> …

Egypt: Mohamed Morsi supporters call for 'million-man' march against military

Supporters of deposed president Mohammed Morsi on Monday called for a “million man” rally against Egypt’s new military rulers, as the EU’s foreign policy chief worked to broker a solution to the crisis.<p>As the toll of comrades who died in Saturday’s bloodshed officially rose to 80, Islamist …

10 Gorgeous Stained Glass Ideas for Your Home

We know, we know. The first thing you think of when you see “stained glass” is probably a church, and you’re probably wondering what this might have to do with your home. Well, the art of playing with light is definitely one that historic structures the world over have mastered, but you can also …

Stained Glass

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4 in 5 in USA face near-poverty, no work

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.<p>Survey data exclusive to The Associated Press points to an increasingly globalized …

US jets dump bombs near Great Barrier Reef

<b>US fighter jets dropped four bombs on the Great Barrier Reef off Australia's coast during a training exercise that went wrong, it has emerged.</b><p>The two planes jettisoned four bombs - two inert and two unarmed - in more than 50m (165 ft) of water, away from coral, to minimise damage to the World …