It wasn’t until an explosion occurred a few minutes into the firefight that Andrew Kitzenberg realized he was witnessing the beginning of the end in the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.
Amit Gupta used a drone to take a 15-second video selfie of two friends, himself, and their dogs from atop Bernal Hill in San Francisco. It's a stunning bit of videography and evidence that the selfie isn't dead yet. #selfie#drone#StunningPics
We know, we know. You're sick of selfies. We're sick of selfies. Everybody's sick of selfies. But humor us, because this isn't your average, everyday, phone-held-out-at-arm's-length smiling portrait of some goober in front of the Eiffel Tower.
Why does airline food taste so bad? It's a question every traveler has asked themselves at some point, and no matter what it is-fish, chicken, even pasta-every meal served in the air seems to taste undeniably worse than its on-the-ground counterpart. Well, there may be an answer:
A person close to the family has confirmed to the AP that Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Cervantes -- has died at age 87. http://yhoo.it/1iu611S
GENEVA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday that Jews in a city in eastern Ukraine had been ordered to register with the authorities, calling the idea intolerable. "Just in the last couple of days, notices were sent to Jews in one city indicating that they had to identify themselves as Jews ... or suffer the consequences," Kerry told reporters. "This is not just intolerable, it's grotesque." (Reporting By Arshad Mohamme...
Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor who leaked details of U.S. intelligence eavesdropping, asked Russian President Vladimir Putin a question on Thursday during a televised call-in show. #putin#snowden
By Steve Gutterman and Alessandra Prentice MOSCOW (Reuters) - Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor who leaked details of U.S. intelligence eavesdropping, asked Russian President Vladimir Putin a question on Thursday during a televised call-in show. The exchange was the first known direct contact between Putin and Snowden since Russia granted the American asylum last summer after he disclosed widespread monitoring of tele...
A Missouri man was never told to report to prison when he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000. He got his life together, and moved on. 13 years later, a SWAT team showed up at his front door. Now his entire future is on the line:
ST. LOUIS (AP) — After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.