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  • Denmark's Cimber airline to shut down

    October 31, 2014

    Denmark's Cimber airline to shut down COPENHAGEN, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) — The Danish airline Cimber will be closed as of April 2015, the company said Monday. Cimber was forced to shut down after Scandinavian carrier SAS decided to terminate the contract with the airline effective April 2015, … Read more on Shanghai Daily (subscription)

  • Tabletop | Fall Fashions for the Table | Oct 2014

    October 26, 2014

    Tabletop | Fall Fashions for the Table | Oct 2014 Shades of blue (particularly indigo) and architectural and floral motifs remain strong in tabletop; asymmetrical, handhewn forms and uneven dinnerware edges do too. Titanium and oxidized finishes continue to up the fashion quotient in flatware, and … Read more on Home Furnishings News

  • Channel Hopping With Nickie: Our TV picks for the weekend

    October 24, 2014

    Channel Hopping With Nickie: Our TV picks for the weekend We're a bit obsessed with Scandinavian drama, and this one with Tuva Novotny and Linus Wahlgren is no different. Candlelit tarot-readings that suggest looming death? A crime scene at an engagement party? Poisoned grandfathers? What more could you … Read more on North Devon Journal

  • Hundreds evacuated as northern California wildfires rage

    October 22, 2014

    Hundreds evacuated as northern California wildfires rage Wildfires rage through parts of drought-plagued northern California as hundreds of residents are ordered to evacuate. Michael J Fox, wife Tracy Pollan at 2014… Read More · 0:32min · Big Daddy is a huge Japanese Spider Crab · Read More · 0:37min. Read more on Daily Mail

  • Ancient 6500-Year-Old Skeleton from Ur Excavations Gets a Public Audience

    October 6, 2014

    Ancient 6500-Year-Old Skeleton from Ur Excavations Gets a Public Audience Following an early August announcement of a “rediscovered” find in a Physical Anthropology storage room—a rare, fragile, but largely intact 6,500-year-old human skeleton from the famous Ur excavations in what is now Iraq—the Penn Museum has moved … Read more on Popular Archaeology

  • Fashion Week in Sthlm S/S15 – House of Dagmar

    October 1, 2014

    Fashion Week in Sthlm S/S15 – House of Dagmar After a while all visitors were asked to pick up a pair of headphones before entering the fashion show which turned out to resemble more of an art exhibition. Ten looks from the spring / summer collection were shown on models at a small podium, and […]

  • A Little White Girl's First Experience of Racism

    September 22, 2014

    A Little White Girl's First Experience of Racism Anyone who grew up in the early '90s like me probably recalls Bart Simpson being strangled by his loving father Homer in just about every episode of The Simpsons. Sure, it was violent, but it was also cartoonish and hilarious: the gurgling sound of his … Read […]