Swedish artist Dahlberg designed two national public art memorial sites: one located on the Sørbråten island north of Utoya Island with the second located in Oslo. The design proposes cleaving Sørbråten's rocky promontory into two parts as an "acknowledgement
Starting tomorrow, Eric Larsen and his 3-person team of adventurers will start off on an epic journey to traverse the Arctic Ocean from Northern Ellesmere Island to the geographic North Pole. The goal: break the current expedition speed...Show More Summary
Sasquatch tracks found on Vancouver Island A hairy creature conjuring the Sasquatch of North American folklore is stomping around Vancouver Island, according to a young First Nations man who claims he had a startling encounter with the beast.Fisheries officer Luke Swan Jr. Show More Summary
These days, the general consensus is that airlines nickel and dime you every chance they get along the way. This is true of most of the mainstream North American carriers, but as we discovered with Southwest's ever-running happy hours and free drink days, there are still airlines out there that give you bang for your buck. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard reported that it assisted one person aboard a grounded vessel north of Cat Island, Monday. The operator of the vessel contacted Coast Guard
Later this year, the Grenadines will become more accessible for Americans as the first international airport opens on St. Vincent and the chain of 32 Caribbean islands offers non-stop flights from North America for the first time. Set...Show More Summary
The 2014 NHL trade deadline is approaching fast, and fans from markets across North America are ecstatic for the rumored deals that could come to fruition before the deadline passes. With huge stars like New York Islanders scorer Thomas...Show More Summary
Yoshi is the latest Nintendo mascot to get his own 3DS XL, and of course it's a lime-green-and-white number. The delighted dinosaur and a single egg lead the way on the front, and on the back there's a wee procession of eggs bringing up the rear. A...
The 3DS XL Yoshi fans have been waiting for. Already announced for Europe, the limited edition Yoshi Edition 3DS XL will be available in North America on March 14 for $199.99, just in time for the release of Yoshi's New Island, sold separately. Read more...
As usual, we see confirmation of an upcoming 3DS bundle via retail flyer before Nintendo themselves actually talk about it. Kmart's recent flyer shows the bundle, as you can see above. Now we just have to wait for Nintendo to put out the press release! Link
"The very first papal visit [Pope Francis] made was down there to this island, where many impoverished people of North Africa and elsewhere are trying to migrate to Europe to get work," says "Frontline: Secrets of the Vatican" director Antony Thomas. "The fact that his very first papal visit of any sort - bam, he went there, and at very short notice."
by SB Sarah Carolina Home by Virginia Kantra is $1.99 right now. This is a contemporary romance, book 1 of the Dare Island series, set in a small fishing village in North Carolina. It has a 4+ star average on GR, where readers praise the vivid realism of the setting and the characters. Show More Summary
If you, too, "think the Hamptons are tacky and don't want to be on a beach that's near a J. Crew," consider renting this house on Long Island's North Fork, which was featured in the most recent episode of Girls....
Last night's Girls took Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna to a beach town on the North Fork of Long Island where they got drunk, fought and — most memorably — learned and performed a delightfully ridiculous dance routine. If you're...Show More Summary
On last night's Girls, Elijah bumps into Hannah on the North Fork of Long Island. The two hug it out, Hannah invites/begs him and his friends to crash Marnie's forced get-together, and there you have it: Elijah is back in the fold, delivering hilarious zingers like "old-man Ray." The one... More »
Welcome to Long Island! North Fork to be exact, not to be confused with the Hamptons. North Fork, according to Marnie, is for people who think the Hamptons are tacky. The girls are using Marnie's mom's friend's house for the weekend...
Also: A huge volcanic eruption rains ash and gravel on Indonesia's Java island; Syrian peace talks wrap up today with little progress seen; the Justice Department will investigate toxic ash spills in North Carolina; and a mammoth tusk is dug up by construction workers in Seattle.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry pushed back against U.S. pressure on North Korea and the disputed South China Sea on Friday, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Beijing for high-level meetings. Speaking in Seoul...Show More Summary
Good News, Danganronpa Fans: NIS America just announced that Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair is coming to Vitas in North America and Europe this fall. Unlike the (very cool) first game, the sequel takes place on a sun-drenched island. Word is it's good, too. Read/download the full announcement here. Read more...
ST mulls Mercer Island as a bus hub. Metro ridership inching back to 2008 levels. North Link Tunnel Boring Machine arriving on site. Dominic Holden brilliantly demolishes the protesters blocking Microsoft buses. Ed Murray off to a good start, wants it to be easier to function without a car. Kshama Sawant not so interested in […]