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Brazil footballer 'survived Colombia crash by moving seats'

<b>A Brazilian footballer who survived the crash that killed most of his team in Colombia last month changed seats at the last minute after a team mate encouraged him to sit beside him.</b><p>The Chapecoense player, Alan Ruschel, told reporters he had been sitting near the back of the plane but moved forward.<p>…

Leonard Cohen Makes It Darker

At eighty-two, the troubadour has another album coming. Like him, it is obsessed with mortality, God-infused, and funny.<p>When Leonard Cohen was twenty-five, he was living in London, sitting in cold rooms writing sad poems. He got by on a three-thousand-dollar grant from the Canada Council for the …

8-year-old girl gets stitches after a pit bull attack caught on camera

A young girl had to get stitches after being mauled by a pit bull in San Bernardino last week, in an attack caught on surveillance video.<p>Eight-year-old Gabby Jones was on her way to school May 11, near L and Congress streets, when the attack happened, her mother told KTLA.<p>"I thought I was going to …

Before Emoji, There Was The Print Shop

How a collection of simple graphics from the early days of the personal computer shaped today’s visual shorthand<p>Once upon a time, long before there were smartphones or emoji, computer graphics were crude, pixelated, and often came screeching out of a dot matrix printer.<p>Those who wished to use their …

Microsoft is getting further out of the phone business, while the Nokia brand is attempting a comeback

A new Finnish company is licensing the iconic phone brand and buying Microsoft's feature phone operation.<p>A series of deals was announced early Wednesday that will see a new Finland-based company selling Nokia-branded phones and Microsoft further retreating from the mobile hardware business.<p>The new …

Boy makes puppy watch Youtube tutorials in lieu of obedience school

Inventive four-year-old Lincoln is training his Saint Bernard by making the puppy watch training videos on YouTube.<p>But it's not because Lincoln's …

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus to Trump: ‘Give Us All a Break’

Elharar: Not enough speed cameras are being installed

Devices record 600,000 violations annually but courts can only process 90,000 of them, Knesset panel hears.<p>><br>• ><p>Dizengoff St. traffic. (photo credit: …

First on CNN: U.S. Special Ops team captures first ISIS operative

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> U.S. Special Operations forces have captured their first suspected ISIS operative in Northern Iraq as part of a highly secretive targeting team led by the Army's elite Delta Force, CNN has learned.<p>READ: NATO general: Europe migration causing ISIS to spread 'like a cancer'<p>The …

Police arrest NYC man accused of making girlfriend parade naked on street | Fox News

A man who allegedly threatened to kill his girlfriend unless she walked naked on the streets of New York City’s Harlem was arrested on charges of choking, child abuse, coercion and assault.<p>The New York Daily News is reporting that NYPD officers arrested Jason Melo, 24, on suspicion of beating and …

A cricket star is in trouble after harassing a journalist on camera

In an interview with Network Ten journalist Mel McLaughlin, Melbourne Renegades cricket star Chris Gayle flirted with his interviewer.<p>After she complimented him on the game, he answered "I wanted to be interviewed by you as well. That's the reason why I'm here, just to see your eyes for the first …

Celebrity Sightings of the Week: Pictures

Interview: How Instagram Photographer Lauren Bath Has Made a Job Out of Traveling the World

If traveling the world and photographing incredible destinations sounds too good to be true, then you haven't met Lauren Bath. We introduced you to her a few days ago when we showed you her spectacular photos of camel trains on Australia's Cable Beach. In the short three and a half years since …

Attorney: Ferguson shooting suspect didn't target officers

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A man accused of shooting two officers last week in Ferguson was not targeting police or aiming at demonstrators at a late-night …