Homer, Virgil hauled to New York prison for Ivy League class

BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. The debate over Roman poet Ovid's use of the word "fugitive" in Metamorphoses was getting heated, but in the end the students - two murderers, a kidnapper and six other convicted felons - agreed to disagree.Homer, Euripides and V...

Newly-weds Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall blessed in London church

LONDON Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and actress and model Jerry Hall celebrated their marriage with a blessing service on Saturday at St. Bride's church on London's Fleet Street, the spiritual home of British journalism.A star-studded guest list included...

Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...

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FUNNY COMIC STRIPS BY MANU CORNET

COMIC STRIPS MANU CORNET Some funny comic strips drawed by French artist Manu Cornet: cartoonist, musician, photographer, googler. ...

Five killed in Texas floods as severe weather lashes central U.S.

AUSTIN, Texas A grandmother and four of her grandchildren were killed in floods in Texas caused by a storm system that unleashed tornadoes, damaging hail and torrential rains on several central U.S. states, officials said on Saturday.The flood victims ...

Highlights of Saturday's NHL games

(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's National Hockey League games:Red Wings 3, Rangers 2 (overtime)Detroit collected a second consecutive come-from-behind win when a Darren Helm goal with 1:57 left in overtime gave the Red Wings a 3-2 home v...

FIA approves new F1 qualifying format: source

LONDON Formula One's governing body has voted in favor of a new elimination-style qualifying format that will be implemented from this month's Australian season-opener, a well-placed source said on Friday.Speaking from Geneva, where the FIA's World Mot...

Dreamer Christmas Funny Strip

I hope you enjoy. The Dreamer is a webcomic about a seventeen year old girl named Bea who starts having vivid, reoccurring dreams about the Revolutionary War and this bloke, a patriot named Alan Warren. This funny strip emphasizes the huge 231 years of c...

Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...