Google has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience - the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon.
Rapper Dizzee Rascal will headline the Wickerman festival this summer, organisers have announced.
Jamaican dancehall reggae star Vybz Kartel and three co-defendants have been convicted of murder after a high-profile trial under heavy ...
Facebook supremo Mark Zuckerberg has called president Barack Obama to express his frustration over what he says is long-lasting damage ...
It's difficult to fail to be impressed when someone sends a helicopter for you. Norbrook chairman Senator Edward Haughey ...
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Patrick Marleau scored twice and Joe Pavelski had the lone shootout goal in the San Jose Sharks' 4-3 victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. FULL ARTICLE AT CBS SportsLine
Melissa Mark-Viverito is New York City’s second most powerful elected official but still barely recognized outside her East Harlem district — until now. FULL ARTICLE AT The New York Times
Less than 24 hours after the Canton Chiefs won their first-ever team gymnastics championship, they were back at Plymouth High School competing at the MHSAA individual finals. FULL ARTICLE AT HometownLife.com
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Dozens of popular WeChat accounts, some with hundreds upon thousands of followers, were shut down or suspended yesterday, most likely in part of the government's sweeping crackdown on online ... FULL ARTICLE AT Shanghaiist
A medical helicopter was called to Cleveland to transport an injured child Thursday night. FULL ARTICLE AT AccessNorthGA.com
The Wild made everybody breathe a little easier Thursday night when it beat the New York Rangers, 2-1, for its first win in four games. FULL ARTICLE AT Star Tribune
We look forward to continuing to support sustainable projects with high development impact in sectors aligned with the broader World Bank Group strategy.
South Sudan is facing a difficult time in its short history with conflict affecting six of ten states in the country ... The World Bank Group is mobilizing efforts in two very important life-saving ways, by expanding access to much-needed basic health services and helping to meet basic food needs of poor and vulnerable populations.
It will take a concerted effort from all sides to work together on a peaceful resolution to Venezuela’s current dangerous climate of civil unrest. The only fair and lasting solution to the country’s political crisis will be one that fully respects human rights, starting with the rights to life and to physical integrity.
I've been legally blind since birth so I know all about fighting challenges ... And now I'm running against a 20-year incumbent. That's a challenge too. But I think the voters right now have a sense that the government is not representing their best interests, and that provides an opportunity. And everywhere we go from Plymouth to Boston to Holyoke, I feel the energy. I think this is going to be a good year for Republicans.
It was just a fun ride and after doing a show for so long that I was so proud to be a part of, but it was also emotionally exhausting, just so heavy every single day. I wanted to do something that was a little bit lighter and this was that.