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Is the Latest Round of North Korean Aggression Cause for Concern?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>On Monday, North and South Korea exchanged fire over their disputed maritime border, a move that was …

Jameis Winston, Florida State Involved in Bench-Clearing Brawl vs. Florida

Benches cleared during Tuesday night's college baseball game between Florida and Florida State in Jacksonville and the biggest star on the diamond found himself in the middle of the brawl.<p>Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston must have felt like he was back on the gridiron in late November when he …

Zaha Hadid’s Sleek New Sports Stadium in Tokyo

With her trademark modern style, smooth lines, and bright white open layout, it's no surprise that UK firm Zaha Hadid beat out 10 other finalists to win a contract to design and build a new national stadium for Japan. The 80,000-seat stadium is a key part of Tokyo's bid to host the 2020 Olympic …

Sweden's 'Hannibal Lecter' is Set Free

It was a caper that defied all logic.<p>The story of a man who raped children, murdered eight people, and cannibalized at least one of his victims, had …

Israel retaliates in Syria after roadside bomb attack against Israeli troops

Israel has warned Syria's government that any aggression against Israeli citizens will be met with force, as a roadside bomb attack which injured Israeli troops prompted airstrikes on Syrian targets.<p>Addressing a Cabinet meeting Wednesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the Israeli strikes …

Attorneys General Ask Big Retailers To Pull Tobacco From Stores

Attorneys general from 28 states are urging drugstores and large retailers to stop selling tobacco products. In letters sent to Kroger, Wal-Mart, and other store chains, the officials ask companies to follow the example of pharmacy chain CVS, which announced last month that it's going to stop …

Satoshi Nakamoto Brings in the Lawyers to Deny He Invented Bitcoin

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto, the man <i>Newsweek</i> identified as the creator of Bitcoin, has issued a very …

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Putin’S Pique

In 1990, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn emerged from his isolation in Cavendish, Vermont, and issued a vatic manifesto entitled “How to Revitalize Russia.” Published at great length in <i>Komsomolskaya Pravda,</i> it was a document out of time, written in a prophetic nineteenth-century voice, with archaic diction …

Stunning Images Of The Dinka People Of Southern Sudan And Their Way Of Life

<b>Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher</b> have come up with a stunning series featuring the people and lifestyle of the Dinka tribe in the South …

These Gorgeous Screenprints Showcase a City's Most Famous Structures

As part of a project called "Shapes of Cities," London-based designer Yoni Alter takes a handful of iconic buildings from various metropolitan areas …

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23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

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12 Amazing Glimpses Into The Private Lives Of New Yorkers

Brandon Stanton has been running his website Humans of New York since November 2010, resulting in a diverse community of millions who are intrigued …

Alarm Clock Dark Wood

Richie Rich was that perfect kid who had everything. Go-carts, a giant four-poster bed, a butler named Herbert and lights that turned on with a flap of his clammy, rich-kid hands. Man, did we envy him! Luckily, our time has finally wound around. Kikkerland has made a dream come true: now even we’re …

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DoubleTwist's new app lets you save iTunes Radio tracks to your PC

The folks at DoubleTwist are at it again. Over the past three months they've crafted Android and OS X apps to help penny-pinching users save the music they hear on iTunes Radio, and now they've gone and done the unthinkable: they made a version for Windows PCs, too.<p>Setting up the app is as simple …

Search intensifies for Malaysian airliner and 239 people, rescue ships head to sea

(CNN) -- Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing disappeared Saturday after air traffic controllers lost contact with the plane, the airline said.<p>"At the moment we have no idea where this aircraft is right now," Malaysia Airlines Vice President of Operations …

Classic paintings of world cities meet Google Street View – in pictures

Following on from his amazing series last week, here are Halley Docherty’s latest collages for us – well known historical paintings of city scenes around the world, from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg and Tokyo to New York, superimposed on to Google Street View

Niger Extradites Gadhafi's Son to Tripoli, Libya Says

World<p>TRIPOLI — Niger has extradited Muammar Gadhafi's son Saadi, who just arrived in Tripoli and was brought to a prison, the Libyan government said on Thursday.<p>The North African country had been seeking the extradition of Saadi, who had fled to the southern neighbour nation after the toppling of …

Here are the mathematically determined "most hipster" bands around

Determining which music is the “most hipster” has long been plagued by ambiguous methodology, such as reading the comments on any single article ever …

Russell Wilson: 'Never say never'

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson says he's going to hang up his No. 3 blue Texas Rangers jersey (with "Wilson" on the …

Facebook Looking Into Buying Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

Facebook, one of the primary backers of the Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring affordable Internet access to the 5 billion people in the world who still lack connectivity, is in talks with a company that could help further that agenda. TechCrunch is hearing that Facebook is buying Titan …

China Reacts to Terrorism 'Double-Standard' After Kunming Mass Murder

It has been called China’s 9/11 or 3-01 after the date on which horror descended. On March 1, in the southwestern Chinese city of Kunming, assailants …