RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A float crashed during Rio de Janeiro's world famous Carnival parade Sunday evening and injured at least 20 people, including three people reported in serious condition, but organizers proceeded with the show.
By Saad Sayeed ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan International Airlines said on Monday that it was investigating reports that more passengers than the maximum allowed had traveled on an international flight, adding it launched disciplinary measures against the crew. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — More than 100 headstones have been vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, damage discovered less than a week after similar vandalism in Missouri, authorities said.
When Viola Davis gave her acceptance speech after winning Best Supporting Actress at the Oscars last night for her role in Fences, I needed to lie down. It was a moment so intense and emotional that it damn near wore me out just listening...Show More Summary
Former Republican U.S. president George W. Bush diverged sharply from Donald Trump's new administration on Monday, saying he supported a welcoming immigration policy and praising the media as "indispensable to democracy." In a wide-ranging...Show More Summary
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The image honoring the loss of Australian costume designer Janet Patterson was actually that of the very much alive film producer Jan Chapman.
The video is downright lovely, and totally inspirational.
"My absence is out of respect for the people of my country and those of other six nations whom have been disrespected by the inhuman law that bans entry of immigrants to the US."
People have been loving The LEGO Batman Movie! What better way to spread the love than with actual LEGO Batman toys and other awesome goodies? This week, you have a chance to win a LEGO Batman Movie prize pack to share with a child in your life!
This is the Dot Smartwatch. It's a watch that connects to a phone via Bluetooth and can display messages for the blind using four dynamic braille cells. It can read virtually any message from a phone include texts, emails, map directions, etc. Show More Summary
"The alligator's coming, Connor! The alligator's coming!" (Bass Masters and Fish Experts)
Jessica Leigh Clark-Bojin of Pies Are Awesome demonstrates how to make a “red rum and cherry pie” based on the iconic carpet from Stanley Kubrick‘s classic psychological horror film, The Shining. Rum cherry filling pie with a vanilla crust – my homage to one of my favorite movies of all time… A post shared by […]
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Canadian photographer David Burdeny spent an entire year trying to get permission to photograph the gorgeous Moscow subway, because he wanted to be there between midnight and 6AM, when the trains aren't running and the halls are empty. Show More Summary
In 1958 in an Illinois creek bed, an amateur fossil collector named Francis Tully discovered the fossilized remains of a bizarre creature that resembled a mollusk, insect, and worm yet was none of those things. Since then, thousandsShow More Summary
Sometimes you want to see something really off the beaten path.
Richard Davies writes, "Einstein's childhood building blocks have been listed for sale on the AbeBooks.com marketplace for books and collectibles." (more…)