Tuesday, October 21, 2014 06:47

Photos of the day - October 21, 2014
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge takes her seat in a State Carriage with her husband Prince William for the carriage procession to Buckingham Palace, as part of the ceremonial welcome ceremony for Singapore's President Tony Tan at the start of a state visit at Horse Guards Parade in London October 21, 2014. The President of Singapore Tony Tan and his wife Mary Chee started a four day state visit to the Britain on Tuesday...
Chemical romance
Cobalt chloride crystals growing in a solution of sodium silicate. (Yan Liang/Caters News)
Bryan Cranston responds to Florida mom's campaign to ban 'Breaking Bad' action figures from Toys R Us
The actor has responded to a campaign launched by a Florida mom to stop the retailer from carrying action figures depicting characters from the AMC hit series.
Checking out the Retina iMac
Apple has brought super-high-resolution screens to the iPhone, the iPad, the MacBook Pro laptop — and now to the iMac. (That leaves only my personal favorite — the poor MacBook Air — with standard resolution. And the Thunderbolt display is lacking, too.)
New data shows just how liberal Silicon Valley donors are
High Resolution silicon valley firm histograms. (Crowdpac.com)
How 1 doctor saved Nigeria from Ebola catastrophe
A day after the World Health Organization declared Nigeria free of Ebola, the doctor who treated the country's first case of the deadly virus and later died from the disease herself is being hailed as a hero for helping stop the outbreak.
Inside the Maniac Pumpkin Carvers workshop
A Buff Monster pumpkin created by the Maniac Pumpkin Carvers in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Oct. 18, 2014 . ( Siemnond Chan/Yahoo Finance)
New data shows just how liberal Silicon Valley donors are
A database of all political giving for the last 30 years, which ranks the intensity of donors' liberalism or conservatism, shows Democrats get the lion's share of donations from tech company employees.
Remembering Oscar de la Renta
The fashion community has lost one of its greatest talents. Oscar de la Renta has passed away at the age of 82 and in my more than 20 years in the business I can say that he will be truly missed.
Oscar de la Renta 1932 - 2014
Models applaud American fashion designer Oscar de la Renta after the presentation of Balmain's 1997-98 fall/winter haute couture collection, in Paris on July 9, 1997.
Fashion icon Oscar de la Renta dies at 82
The legendary designer, who most recently created Amal Clooney's wedding dress, was diagnosed with cancer in 2006.
F-16 pilots OK after midair collision over Kansas
Two Oklahoma Air National Guard pilots escaped serious injury after their F-16 jets collided in midair near Moline, Kan., during a training flight.
Mexico violence
Riot police work to put out a fire at an entrance of the Guerrero state congress building, in Chilpancingo, Mexico, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. Hundreds of protesting teachers demanding answers about the 43 students who went missing on Sept. 26 during a confrontation with police, clashed with police at the local congress and also outside of the state government palace Monday. Officials are attempting to determine if any of the missing students are in newly discovered mass graves...
Marcel the Shell is back to charm your pants off with new video
Marcel the Shell fans rejoice! The one-eyed, two-shoed talking tiny creature is back with a new video.
The ruins of Gaza
A relative reacts at a badly damaged house, which witnesses said was hit by an Israeli air strike that killed three Palestinians from the Wahdan family, as bloodstains are seen on a damaged wall in Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip August 3, 2014. (REUTERS/Suhaib Salem)
Twins separated at birth share incredible reunion story
Twenty-five years after being separated at birth in South Korea, twins Samantha Futerman and Anaïs Bordier were reunited the way most 20-somethings reconnect with distant friends and family members: through Facebook.
Screening for Ebola
A man has his temperature taken using an infrared digital laser thermometer at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, August 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde)
Weather Forecaster Struggles to Contain Playful Pup Who Steals the Show
Weather reporters don't always have it easy, from getting blown around while broadcasting a story on blizzard conditions to surviving a scary, gigantic spider on a camera lens. But today's story goes to the dogs.
Photos of the day - October 20, 2014
Two two-day-old white lion cubs gesture in their enclosure at Zoo Safari in Borysew, Poland, October 20, 2014. The two rare white lions were born at the zoo Safari on October 18, 2014 and have been taken away from their mother in case of rejection due to a complicated and long birth. (EPA/GRZEGORZ MICHALOWSKI)
Ebola quarantine ends for Thomas Eric Duncan's fiancee, but not her heartache
Health officials declared Louise Troh Ebola-free on Monday and gave her the all-clear to resume her life, but she'll do so without long-lost love Thomas Eric Duncan.
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