Saturday, October 25, 2014
Nadia Khan treasures two photos of her sister Sumbal: one showing her bright-eyed and smiling, the other blank-faced in death after she was gunned down by militants, a “martyr” in Pakistan's desperate fight against polio.
The air was thin, the nights were cold, the sun could easily burn the skin. But about 12,000 years ago, small groups of hunter-gatherers found a home very high up in the Peruvian Andes.
One candidate in Ukraine's parliamentary elections hopes to bring voters to the dark side: Darth Alekseyevich Vader.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series “Breaking Bad” after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
It may not have been love as we know it, but around 385 million years ago, our very distant ancestors — armored fish called placoderms — developed the art of intercourse.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Madame Rosa appears at the circus apartment doorway in sparkling diamonds, red lipstick and a walking frame — and sits down beside her leopard skin rug.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
With shouts of “point” and “drive” from her handler, the 3-year-old German shepherd charges into the triangle of brightly colored rubber orbs, scattering them with her nose like a cue breaking balls on a pool table.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Every weekend, a new generation of rebels converges on downtown Havana, their tattoos, piercings, and dyed hair a world apart from the “new man” the island's revolutionary leaders dreamed of.