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Chopper pilot who died in Antarctica 'became braver' while awaiting rescue, inquest told
  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:36

The wife of a helicopter pilot who died in Antarctica last year after being left for hours in a crevasse praises her husband's bravery but criticises ...

Meet Wengie, a YouTuber who became the fourth Powerpuff Girl - CNET
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 06:40

Wendy Ayche's gig as a YouTuber with more than 8 million subscribers helps her land the gig of her dreams -- voicing the new Powerpuff Girl named Blis...

Grief Cops, Bastard Sword, Beastenders, and the fictional game tweets that became a book
  • Sat, 16 Sep 2017 14:39

When your average person kills time on social media they heart pictures of dogs, gently stalk the pages of their crushes and argue with anime avatars ...

The Echo: Capitol Hill Became the Center of Twitter Political Discussion
  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:33

Twitter activity moved down Pennsylvania Avenue this week. U.S. News - Opinion

How coming clean about financial struggle — and counseling others — became a calling
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 07:36

RELATED LINKS55, unemployed and faking normal: One woman’s story of barely scraping by Are you hanging off a financial cliff? Here’s how to cope C...

How a bandit's hideout became an iconic Hollywood backdrop
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 02:38

In the mid 19th century, notorious bandit Tiburcio Vasquez robbed and killed up and down the coast of California. Join us as we explore how a bandit's...

Why I became a jihadist poetry critic
  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 18:59

Osama bin Laden, like other jihadists, wrote poems. These might not win any literary prizes, but Elisabeth Kendall believes they could help fight extr...

How an army sniper became ‘The Reaper’
  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:59

Nick Irving vividly recalls the first time he killed in Iraq. Little did he know at the time, that he would go on to become a famous sniper known as '...

'A pedometer saved my life': How I became fit in my 60s
  • Sun, 27 Aug 2017 10:28

After decades of eating and drinking too much, Graham Ward was diagnosed with type II diabetes. BBC News - Health

How the Folsom Point Became an Archaeological Icon
  • Sun, 27 Aug 2017 07:14

The Folsom spear point, which was excavated in 1927 near the small town of Folsom, New Mexico, is one of the most famous artifacts in North American a...

How Guo Ailun became Jordan Brand's first Chinese signature star
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:17

How Guo Ailun became Jordan Brand's first Chinese signature star - NBA

How Charlottesville became a flashpoint
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 03:08

How months of protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, led to clashes and a protester's death. BBC News - World

How Watching Movies In a Cemetery Became an L.A. Summer Staple
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:50

The often sold-out Hollywood Forever Cemetery screenings have cemented themselves as a seasonal institution in the Southland, drawing scores of fans a...

How Canada became an education superpower
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 06:56

Canada has joined the top ranks of the world's best education system - and its secret weapon has been fairness. BBC News - Education & Family

Cruising with Dad: How I Became a Super Hero to My Kids on a Disney Cruise
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 04:33

With all of the things you can say “yes” to your kids about on a Disney cruise, we often hear from parents that they feel like a super hero during...

How the Frisbee flying disc became a million dollar idea
  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:27

People have been throwing Frisbees around for over half a century and over 200 million have now been sold around the world. BBC News - Business

How Elisabeth Moss Became an Accidental Activist When 'Handmaid's Tale' Took on Trump
  • Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:01

With her Hulu breakout scoring 13 Emmy noms, including best actress, television's reigning (and surprisingly foul-mouthed) star opens up about Season ...

How Apple vs. Samsung Became a Smartphone Beauty Contest
  • Tue, 18 Jul 2017 02:13

As Apple Inc.’s 10th anniversary iPhone approaches, Samsung Electronics Co.’s new Galaxy S8, with a curvaceous display screen, is raising the desi...

Overweight Russian Girl Lost 60 Pounds and Became Armani Model
  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:28

This Russian girl was called fat in school. Her weight was around 90 kg (200 lbs), but at one moment there was an event that changed her life, she los...

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