Posts Tagged ‘photo’
Riot police walk the street as a couple kiss on June 15, 2011 in Vancouver, as the city broke out in riots, following the Vancouver Canucks loss in game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals. Photograph by: Richard Lam, Getty Images Following the riots in Vancouver, one photo was shared more than the rest among..
Russia clashes over energy with Belarus, Ukraine, EU
Russia plunged back into the disputes over energy with Ukraine and Belarus that have repeatedly disrupted oil and gas supplies to European Unioncountries, and it also termed EU energy policy as "uncivilized". Russia on Friday denied remarks by Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko that it [more]
Simple test may predict life expectancy
Don’t be surprised if your doctor asks you to sit on the floor at your next checkup. A new study says testing a person’s ability to sit down and then rise from the floor could provide useful insight into their overall health and longevity. [more]
For North Korea, next step is a nuclear test?
North Korea's next step after rattling the world by putting a satellite into orbit for the first time will likely be a nuclear test, the third conducted by the reclusive and unpredictable state. A nuclear test would be the logical follow-up to [more]
NASA releases “Told Ya So” apocalypse video early
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=QY_Gc1bF8ds Dec. 21, 2012, has long been rumored to be the day of the Mayan apocalypse, when Earth comes to its inglorious end. The good folks at NASA want you to know that isn't going to happen. In fact, NASA is so [more]
Half the International Space Station crew departed for Earth on Monday, leaving behind the visiting shuttle Endeavour and a parting gift for NASA — a legacy photograph of the shuttle parked at the orbital outpost. As the 30-year-old shuttle program winds down, NASA has been looking for an opportunity to capture an iconic image of..
Melissa Tullett, from Rochester, Kent, put the picture on the website after she had a double mastectomy. The social networking site blocked her page and removed the image because it said it broke its rules on nudity. Ms Tullett said she had only intended to offer encouragement to fellow breast cancer sufferers. "It was..
Giant hole in the German scene. The emergence of the giant hole that was in a small town in Germany was a lot of foreign media reported. Moreover, the giant hole appeared suddenly in the middle of residential areas. Giant hole approximately 20 meters inside the suddenly appeared in the midst of settlement in the..
Katy Perry was the musical guest on the season premiere of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ and she also appeared in a skit to mock the recent cancellation of her too-bare duet with Elmo on ‘Sesame Street.’ Appearing on the ‘Bronx Beat’ sketch with Amy Poehler and Maya Rudolph, Perry played Maureen, a teen who suddenly developed..
(AP) LONDON — Britain’s advertising watchdog has banned an Italian ice cream ad featuring a pregnant nun, saying it causes offense to Catholics. The magazine ad for ice cream maker Antonio Federici showed the nun eating a tub of ice cream, with text that read: “Immaculately conceived … Ice cream is our religion.” The Advertising..