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Seven penguins drown in latest deadly incident at Calgary zoo

A Canadian zoo has launched an investigation into the deaths of seven penguins at the facility, which are believed to have drowned in a state of panic.<p>“It was obviously something we did not expect to find,” said Jamie Dorgan, the director of animal care for the Calgary Zoo. “It’s a very odd …


Fuji's premium telephoto zoom packs some serious punch

Fujifilm may still be a relatively niche player in the mirrorless camera field, but that's not stopping the company from putting out some serious lenses to go along with its well-regarded X-series cameras. With the $1,600 XF50-140mm zoom, Fuji's hoping to provide a professional-level, …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Why Islam forbids images of Mohammed

<b>(CNN) —</b> French officials are still trying to determine what caused gunmen to attack a satirical magazine in Paris, killing 12 people. But, according to French media, the gunmen yelled, "We have avenged the Prophet!" as they stormed the office.<p>Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine attacked on …


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Bob Dylan's Secret Recording Session With George Harrison and Friends

New York — Bob Dylan snuck into Columbia's Studio B in New York on May Day and recorded for 12 hours with George Harrison, lead guitarist for a …

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Ringo Starr, Confident and Sober: Rolling Stone's 1992 Feature Story

"Sometimes I can't believe that it's been twenty-two years since the boys were together," says Ringo Starr as he sits backstage at the Variety Arts …


The Beatles' 'Love Me Do' Hits the Public Domain in Europe

The Beatles first single, "Love Me Do," has entered the pubic domain in Europe, thanks to current copyright law in the European Union, <i>Complete Music</i> …


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Images from Team Canada's world junior hockey practice on Sunday

A photographic look at our world junior hockey team as they prepare for Monday's game against Slovakia

Canada advances to Spengler Cup semi-finals

A strong start and a textbook finish made up for a second-period slump as Canada advanced to the semifinals of the Spengler Cup with a 6-3 win over the Rochester Americans on Sunday.<p>Byron Ritchie and Jacob Micflikier each scored twice to lead the way for Canada, which jumped out to a 3-0 …

Who makes Canada’s Olympic hockey team for Sochi 2014? Yahoo Sports picks the roster

It’s nearly time to formally announce the Canadian Olympic players that’ll compete for (their) gold in the 2014 Sochi Olympics.<p>We revealed our picks …

Photos of the Day: Dec. 29

By<p>WSJ Staff<p>A DIFFERENT VIEW: A pro-European Union rally was reflected in a police officer’s helmet outside Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday. (Efrem Lukatsky/Associated Press)<p>TEMPORARY HOME: A child stood in front of makeshift tents next to shipping containers on Sunday at a United Nations compound in Juba, …

The invisible man: Liu Bolin's latest art

Liu Bolin has become famous worldwide for painting his entire body to match the scenery behind – so when he is photographed it can be near-impossible to spot him. Here are some of the latest works from the Chinese artist

The Best and Worst Dressed Celebrities of 2013 (Photos)

From Michelle Obama’s Thom Browne inauguration coat to Jennifer Lawrence’s stunning Dior gown, a look at the year’s highs and lows in celebrity …

Paul McCartney: Yoko Ono Didn't Break Up the Beatles

Paul McCartney says that Yoko Ono isn't at fault for splitting the Beatles or tearing John Lennon away from the group in an upcoming TV interview …


Paul McCartney: The Beatles Considered Reuniting

The Beatles had considered getting back together while all four members were still alive, says Paul McCartney. "There was talk of re-forming the …


Rare Beatles Pictures

On February 11, 1964 over eight thousand frenzied Beatles fans packed themselves into the Washington Coliseum in Washington, D.C. for the first ever …

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John Lennon's Final Interview

On December 5, 1980, three days before he was murdered, John Lennon sat down with <i>Rolling Stone</i>'s Jonathan Cott for a nine-hour interview. Select …


Multiple Green Bay Packers Had No Idea Game Could End in a Tie

Link to Media<p>The Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings ended their Week 12 contest in a 26-26 tie Sunday. The final seconds ticked off the clock in overtime after the two teams traded field goals but could not muster any more points afterward.<p>A tie in the NFL is not a very common conclusion. …

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Aaron Rodgers injury: Packers QB's chances of playing are 'slim to none'

Mike McCarthy confirmed that the Packers will be without Aaron Rodgers on Thanksgiving.<p>The Packers will not play with Aaron Rodgers on Thursday. On Monday, head coach Mike McCarthy conceded that Rodgers will likely miss the game against the Lions, according to NFL Media. Rodgers has missed three …

NHL concussion lawsuit: League responds, says it will 'defend case vigorously'

The NHL responded to the class-action lawsuit filed against it on Monday.<p>10 former NHL players filed a class-action lawsuit against the league on Monday, claiming that the NHL is at fault for their handling of concussion and player safety issues over the years. NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly …

Concussion Lawsuit Filed Against the NHL

Class Action Lawsuit Leveled Against NHL Alleging Negligent Behavior<p>Photo courtesy of Thom Quine<p>In a cross-country collaboration, the Laguna Hills, …

'Family Guy' Kills Off Brian

Brian Griffin, the eloquent talking dog on <i>Family Guy,</i> died in last night's episode, titled "Life of Brian." A car struck and crushed him as he was …