Shamus Ingram

14 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Following | 18 Followers | @shamusingram | Keep up with Shamus Ingram on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Shamus Ingram”

10 extraordinarily useful Italian phrases

ITALIAN IS A BEAUTIFUL LANGUAGE. Because of the purity of its vowels, Italian is the first language in which opera singers learn to sing. It’s also …

Language

Associated Press News

10 Things You Should Never Say to a Flight Attendant

Think twice before you say any of these things on a plane—unless you want your next in-flight drink to be served with a side of spit.<p><b>Can You Watch My Kids?</b><p>You've paid plenty for your coach ticket, so now it's time to relax, take a nap, maybe let your kids run wild. The flight attendant's just …

email-21px

12 of the Hardest Places to Visit on Earth

From impassable terrains to unstable political situations to strict visa regulations, there are some places on Earth that are nearly impossible to get into. Fortunately, these adventurous photographers dared to venture into these territories! Even if you can't be there yourself, you can still …

Search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane expands to Indian Ocean

It's a mystery that authorities still haven't been able to solve: Where is Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?<p>There were still more questions than answers Thursday as U.S. officials said investigators will start combing the Indian Ocean as they look for the missing aircraft.<p>Why would authorities expand …

The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …

Scientists Track a Great White Shark Across the Atlantic for the First Time

Tagged off Florida, the mature female is now closing in on the U.K.'s Cornish coast.<p>Ever since researchers tagged a great white shark nicknamed Lydia off Jacksonville, Florida, in March 2013, they've been keeping a close eye on her. Their vigilance was rewarded this past weekend when the 14-foot …

Chinese Premier warns of 'serious challenges' ahead after poor economic data

Industrial output rises at slowest pace in five years and retail sales also disappoint in world's second-largest economy<p>Chinese industrial production rose at its slowest pace in five years in early 2014 and retail sales also weakened as Premier Li Keqiang warned of “serious challenges” …

Economics

Philadelphia Plane Aborts Takeoff After Mechanical Failure

A plane was forced to abort takeoff at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday evening after a mechanical issue.<p>The US Airways flight was departing from Philadelphia when the pilot aborted take-off around 6:30 p.m. after the front landing gear failed. Although an airport spokesperson said no …

Yahoo!

Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a destination on Yahoo!, try visiting the <b>Yahoo! home page</b> or look through a list of <b>Yahoo!'s online services</b>. Also, you may find what you're looking for if you …