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Woman Guilty Of Killing 6 Family Members At Christmas Eve Gathering

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 03.05.2016 | Crime

(Reuters) - A Washington state woman was found guilty on Friday of murdering six family members during a Christmas Eve gathering in 2007 after a dispu...

The Carnation Revolution: A Peaceful Coup in Portugal

ADST | Posted 09.28.2016 | World

On April 25, 1974, Portugal experienced a coup like no other. In an era characterized by the clash of ideologies and power players, the nearly bloodless revolution became known as the Carnation Revolution.

Astoria Characters: The Fake Flowers

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 04.15.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

I moved to Astoria on a February day, when the daffodils were in full bloom and the snow was on the red, red roses. I didn't need a green thumb to figure out what had been staring me in the face: These flowers were fakes.

PHOTOS: 7 Unexpected Uses For Flowers

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In their brief but expensive life, flower arrangements are often seen as impractical and even a waste of money. But flowers have a long and rich histo...