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Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2014<p>Cosmopolitan Magazine has been around for over 100 years—first as a family magazine, then as a literary magazine. …

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'Cyborg' bank robber suspected in 30 heists arrested in Seattle

The FBI and area law enforcement agencies have announced the arrest of a 44-year-old man they believe is responsible for 30 bank robberies in King and Snohomish counties in the past year.<p>The robber's disguises earned him the nicknames "Elephant Man Bandit" and Cyborg Bandit." Investigators said …

Ancient DNA Ties Native Americans From Two Continents To Clovis

Credit: Produced by Magus Film / Linus Dahomé Mørk and photographed by Zachary Halberd and Anders Thormann<p>The mysterious Clovis culture, which appeared in North America about 13,000 years ago, appears to be the forerunner of Native Americans throughout the Americas, according to a study in <i>Nature</i>. …

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Second Danish zoo poised to put down a healthy giraffe named Marius

Zoo keeper at Jyllands Park Zoo in western Denmark tells news agency that second giraffe named Marius in the country's zoo system is unsuitable for breeding and may face the same fate as his namesake in Copenhagen and be put down<p>The Danish Jyllands Park Zoo said on Wednesday it may put down one of …

Sustainable nuclear fusion breakthrough raises hopes for ultimate green energy

US researchers have achieved a world first in an ambitious experiment that aims to recreate the conditions at the heart of the sun and pave the way for nuclear fusion reactors.<p>The scientists generated more energy from fusion reactions than they put into the nuclear fuel, in a small but crucial step …

Belgian MPs due to vote on child euthanasia

Belgium's MPs are expected to vote on whether to extend a euthanasia law to terminally-ill children.<p>The bill seeks to allow children to ask for euthanasia if their illness is terminal, they are in great pain and there is no available treatment.<p>The lower house is likely to back the bill, …

China's lunar rover comes back from the dead

Jade Rabbit shows signs of life, but its fate remains uncertain<p>China's first lunar rover has reportedly started functioning again, one day after officials declared it broken beyond repair. Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported Thursday that the Yutu (Jade Rabbit) spacecraft had "awoken" from …

WATCH: Cameras Capture Corvettes Being Sucked Into Sinkhole

Security cameras were rolling Wednesday when a sinkhole opened up underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky. As we reported earlier, eight of the iconic sports cars were sucked down into a hole about 40 feet deep.<p>The museum has now posted videos of the hole opening up, the cars …

Second Danish zoo may kill a giraffe called Marius

<b>A second Danish zoo has said it may have to put down one of its giraffes, despite a storm of protest after a similar move by Copenhagen Zoo.</b><p>The Danish Jyllands Park Zoo said that it, like the zoo in Copenhagen, would be doing so to comply with breeding programme rules.<p>Coincidentally, its giraffe …

Obamacare Hits Goal for First Time

Obama Team Launches Global Partnership Aimed at Battling Pandemics

The U.S. is launch­ing a world­wide ef­fort to pre­vent, de­tect, and re­spond to the out­break of in­fec­tious dis­eases.<p>Health and Hu­man Ser­vices …

With This Year's Flu, Young Adults Are Not So Invincible

We usually think of the flu as an illness that afflicts the elderly. But this season the virus seems to be hitting younger people hard.<p>This winter at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., the median age of people hospitalized with influenza was 28.5 years. Many of the worst cases of flu …

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Kentucky Gas Line Explosion Destroys Homes, Injures 2

A natural gas explosion this morning in Adair County Ky., destroyed two nearby homes and sent two people to the hospital, officials told ABC News.<p>The …

The Hunt for a Criminal BASE Jumper

Canadian police are searching for a man who made an illegal BASE jump from the Peak 2 Peak Gondoloda in Whistler, British Columbia, then posted the video to YouTube. The video, shot from a helmet cam, was posted on Tuesday and shows the man prying open the doors of the gondola and leaping …

Sports Illustrated’s absurd, trolling Barbie cover

An #unapologetic campaign has a lot to be sorry for<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>February 13, 2014 6:49pm (UTC)<p>The legendary Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue has never been a paragon of authentic depictions of women. It's instead famed for being pure fantasy. But for its cover this year, the magazine has …

The True Cost of Extreme Weather…Or is it Climate Change?

Politicians and businesses have long complained about the price of fighting climate change. Now they're getting a taste of just how expensive …

The US government is helping illegal pot producers destroy California’s water supply

Heavy rains in California in recent days have partly alleviated the drought that parched the state in January. The dry spell is merely exacerbating a long-developing problem in northern California, however: The huge volumes of water used to grow marijuana, as well as the noxious fertilizers and …

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Pregnant Woman Struck And Killed By Snow Plow In Brooklyn, Baby Delivered Safely

The plow — a privately owned Bobcat not affiliated with the city, — hit the 36-year-old woman in a supermarket parking lot, police told Pix 11.<p>While the mother died in the hospital of cardiac arrest, ABC Local reports, doctors delivered her baby via emergency c-section. The infant remains in stable …

New Documents Raise More Questions About Whether Obama Knew Healthcare.gov Wasn't Ready

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>According to meeting schedules obtained by <i>The Hill</i> through the Freedom of Information Act, Health …

Ancient Underwater City Submerged in China's Qiandao Lake

Beneath the water in the China's Qiandao Lake lies a hidden treasure. The ancient city of Shi Cheng (also known as Lion City), located in the province of Zhejiang, has been submerged underwater for 53 years. Shi Cheng was founded about 1,300 years ago in a valley surrounded by the Five Lion …

The Valentine's Day Showstopper

<i>Every so often, we get the chance to reshoot one of our favorite recipes from the Food52 archives.</i><p><i>Today: A cake to launch a thousand ships.</i><p><i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Noritake. Noritake’s Cher Blanc is featured below.</i><p>There's a reason there's no such thing as a wedding pie. Don't …

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