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Gregory Hale Killed Lisa Hyder; Dismembered, Ate Body, Officials Say

AP | LUCAS L. JOHNSON II | Posted 06.10.2014 | Crime

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man was charged over the weekend with dismembering the body of a woman and eating part of her corpse in a bizarr...

REPORT: Thieves Pose With Stolen Vehicles On Facebook

Posted 02.25.2014 | Crime

Authorities in England have jailed a pair of brazen thieves who they say displayed expensive stolen goods on Facebook. A judge last week sentenced ...

Speaking With Your New Favorite Band -- The 1975

Salvatore Bono | Posted 11.16.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The 1975 have been one of the most talked about bands of the year, taking SXSW, music festivals around the world and critics by storm, and are soon to become household names.

Peter Hook's Dreams Never End

Salvatore Bono | Posted 10.26.2013 | Entertainment
Salvatore Bono

Many musicians try and find success with one band or one outlet. It is very rare that a musician can find deep success and respect with two bands. For Peter Hook, who played bass in both Joy Division and New Order, he has managed to accomplish that task.

Petrochemical Bombardment on Latino Barrio Intensifies: Keystone XL Adds to the Misery

Javier Sierra | Posted 10.20.2013 | Green
Javier Sierra

This 90-percent Latino community is literally surrounded by petrochemical facilities that spew at least eight carcinogens into the air. The levels of one of them, benzene, are so high that living in Manchester is tantamount to being stuck in traffic 24/7.

A Most Incredible Journey

Pamme Boutselis | Posted 10.08.2013 | College
Pamme Boutselis

I've been on the road for the past two weeks, traveling across the country in a branded bus with others from the university for which I work. "Hmmm, bus trip across the country for a university," you think. "She must be a college recruiter." Guess again.

England's The 1975 Get New York's Attention

Salvatore Bono | Posted 06.01.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The 1975, which took SXSW by storm, has been making waves thanks to their single "Chocolate" off their current EP, Music for Cars, which was released earlier this month.

Latina Activist Stands up to an Industry Sick With Greed

Javier Sierra | Posted 05.11.2013 | Green
Javier Sierra

The pipeline -- a project that must be first approved by President Obama -- would transport millions of barrels of a type of crude that contains 20 percent more carbon than the conventional kind. Scientists have warned that if this project were completed, it would mean game over for the planet's climate.

2013's Craziest Music Festivals

U.S. News Travel | Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tucked away on the eastern slope of Mount Takenoko at the Naeba Ski Resort, this event draws die-hard music fans willing to travel far and wide to get there.

Q&A: Asif Khan at Design Miami 2012

Crane.tv | Posted 02.06.2013 | Arts
Crane.tv

For this year's Design Miami, Swarovski Crystal Palace commissioned Asif Khan to create 'Parhelia' a large-scale work measuring nearly 20-feet high an...

Toddler Who Died With 91 Injuries On His Body Allegedly 'Murdered By His Mother's Boyfriend'

Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

A toddler who died in April was allegedly murdered by his mother's boyfriend, a British court heard this week. According to the BBC, a state prosec...

New Order Returns to NYC

Salvatore Bono | Posted 12.23.2012 | New York
Salvatore Bono

After seven years, the loss of a founding member, and the addition of some replacement players, New Order returned to New York City.

Westboro Fortunes Reversed By Court

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis suburb can enforce a funeral protest ordinance aimed at preventing picketing by an anti-gay Kansas church, a federal app...

They Started Something They Couldn't Finish - 25 Years After the Smiths' Breakup

Salvatore Bono | Posted 11.25.2012 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The Smiths were the misfits of pop music and the misfits of rock and roll and their audience ate it up. The band's jingle-jangle sound and catchy songs have never been forgotten and still feel as vibrant and as inventive today as they did back then.

On The Road To Marrakech

Stewart A. Swerdlow | Posted 11.13.2012 | Travel
Stewart A. Swerdlow

After over 30 years of traveling the globe, I have seen it all! Here's the latest from my trips around the world.

What a Difference 12 Years Can Make

Michael Kaiser | Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

When I left the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in December 2000, fundraising was still considered something rather distasteful by many in England. Fast forward 12 years.

One State's Innovative Way To Spur Job Growth

AP | Posted 09.29.2012 | Business

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Nine New Hampshire companies have received nearly $200,000 in grants from a job training fund. The grants were a...

Blast Reduces House To Rubble, Kills Two-Year-Old

AP | Posted 08.26.2012 | World

LONDON — A suspected gas explosion reduced a house to smoking rubble, killed a 2-year-old boy and left a man seriously burned in northwest Engla...

Royal Wedding Crasher: Queen Elizabeth II Turns Up At Wedding

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 03.27.2012 | Weddings

A newlywed couple had a royal wedding of their very own Friday when the Queen made an unexpected appearance at their Manchester ceremony, reports the ...

Which Colleges Have The Best Quality Of Life?

Posted 02.09.2012 | College

College is much more than simply going to classes and working towards a summer internship. Students look for a campus where the quality of life will h...

WATCH: Manchester United Stages Stunning Rally Against Chelsea

AP | Posted 02.06.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- Javier Hernandez completed Manchester United's comeback from a 3-0 deficit at Chelsea on Sunday with a late header that salvaged a 3-3 draw ...

Bonfire Of The Vanities: Artworks Set Ablaze

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Artists in particular are fragile souls who are vulnerable to those extreme moments of self-doubt where they cannot bear to look at their work anymore...

PHOTOS: Exhibition Explores Shadows Between Art And Science

Posted 01.04.2012 | Arts

Science, in theory, exists to clarify the truth. Art shows us the beauty of the lie. In 'Dark Matters', an exhibition exploring the shadows between ar...

Women's Running Pioneer Plans To Repeat Historic Road Race

New York Times | Posted 12.26.2011 | Fifty

Except for a strategic bit of elastic that may be required, the blue running tunic, circa Smith College 1961, still fits. It will be worn again a half...

Crazy Pizzas Across The Country

Food & Wine | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home
Food & Wine

By Kate Krader, Restaurant Editor, Food & Wine Follow Kate on Twitter: @kkrader I just came back from Chicago and when locals there talked about foo...