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Warning to NYPD came too late 
  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:16:18 EST 
    The day ended with two slain New York police officers. But it started, investigators say, when Ismaaiyl Brinsley slipped into his ex-girlfriend's apartment.


Cops turn backs on NYC mayor 
  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:55:19 EST 
    Angry NYPD officers turned their backs on Mayor de Blasio as he entered the hospital where two officers died.


Hundreds to tango 
  Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:33:14 EST 


    Behind the scenes at the legendary Studio 54 
      Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:55:16 EST 
      It has become synonymous with the glamor and excess of the late Seventies. But people who've retained clear memories of Studio 54, the legendary New York nightclub that defined an era, are few and far between.


    Stunning geometric shapes appear in the snow 
      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 05:55:00 EST 
      If you frequent the pistes of the French Alps, you may see more than just skiers and snowmen scattered around the trails below. For the last 10 years, British artist Simon Beck has been decorating snow-covered lakes and mountainsides with massive geometric designs, often based on fractal patterns, using his footsteps as his implement.


    Strange case of the melting house 
      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 06:12:46 EST 
      In South London, a life-size wax house is melting. In the city's busy Covent Garden shopping piazza, a building floated above the ground. A 20-minute walk away, a townhouse is flipped on its head.


    Unseen photos of Churchill, Astaire, Garbo and others 
      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 06:11:28 EST 
      It all started with some boxes that had not been opened for 80 years.


    Discovered: Funny, rude medieval doodles 
      Wed, 05 Nov 2014 08:08:28 EST 
      My personal favorite is this. At the top of a page of angular medieval text -- full of theological extrapolations and religious devotion -- is a cartoon of a deadpan dog.


    How Victorians dressed for death 
      Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:58:40 EDT 
      Today, mourning a death in the family often means donning the most formal black outfit in one's closet for one solemn afternoon. But 150 years ago, it was a reason to stash away one's current best and purchase a whole new grief-appropriate wardrobe.


    School meals: New gourmet cuisine? 
      Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:33:13 EST 
      With the help of an army of Tanzania's finest senior citizens, one woman is on a mission to put traditional foods back on the menu.


    10 women saving ancient craft 
      Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:33:56 EST 
      In the backroom of a small house in Pirot in southeastern Serbia, a handful of women are fighting to keep an ancient craft alive.


    You can now 3D print your pizza 
      Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:34:19 EST 
      As further proof that you can now 3D-print anything, a company called Natural Machines has introduced a 3D printer for food.


    Secret tunnels and bullet trains 
      Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:33:37 EST 
      10 things you may not know about one of the world's busiest train hubs.


    The future of aviation looks like this 
      Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:31:44 EST 
      New planes, new flight tests ... but will we get cheaper airfares?


    Life inside densest place on earth 
      Mon, 22 Dec 2014 05:48:06 EST 
      Picture a colossal empire of little houses stacked on top of each other. Visualize them connected by staircases snaking under dangling wires, through corridors so dark even police were rumored to be afraid of them.
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