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After all that heat, Britain got golf-ball-sized hail and lightning



LONDON — The north of Britain was a floating, fiery eye away from becoming Mordor for a short time on Wednesday night.

Powerful thunderstorms, which swept across Manchester and Scotland on Wednesday evening, ended the hottest July day on record and concluded a a day of extreme UK weather.

The storm clouds, which looked like something out of a Roland Emmerich disaster movie, made their entrance after dark.

Huge storm…

Black Sabbath guitarist to Indonesia’s president: Stop the executions



Musicians, politicians and regular Australians are pleading for the mercy of convicted drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, who are facing the firing squad in Indonesia.

One of the gods of heavy metal, Black Sabbath guitarist Tommy Iommi has thrown his weight behind the campaign with the ageing rocker writing a letter to Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo. The letter, published by Fairfax Media, was translated and delivered to the leader on Wednesday morning.

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CW unveils first photos of Laurel as Black Canary on ‘Arrow’



Laurel Lance has never looked better

The CW on Wednesday unveiled the first photos of the lawyer-turned-butt-kicker who will don the Black Canary outfit in an upcoming episode of Arrow.


Katie Cassidy has suited up.

Image: Ed Araquel/The CW

The transition of Laurel (Katie Cassidy) from sideliner to action star comes as she tries to bounce back from the death of her sister Sara Lance (Caity Lotz), the original Black…

Video of Northern Lights Over Norway Is Incredible



Multicolored cosmic lights dance over mountains, bridges and lakes in an amazing new video that highlights the beauty of the northern lights as seen from Norway.

The spectacular video of Norway’s northern lights — entitled “Sixth Element” and produced by the production company Level 4 — runs nearly five minutes in duration and showcases the aurora borealis in the sky near Nordeisa, Troms, Norway, with an ethereal musical score setting the mood. The footage was captured from August to…

Tommy Hilfiger Brings Lytro Cameras, ‘Social Concierge’ to NYFW



Tommy Hilfiger amped up its digital efforts on Monday for its California-inspired Spring/Summer 2014 collection debut at New York Fashion Week

The designer and his team invited several “influencers,” including Scott Schuman of street style blog The Sartoralist and Susie Lau of Style Bubble, to shoot the show using Lytro cameras. Photos taken with the cameras allow viewers to manipulate the focus, bringing a model’s torso into focus in one click, and on the audience behind her in another….

5 Hilarious Parodies of the ‘Facebook Parenting’ Viral Video

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This parody features a pretty dead-on impersonation of Tommy Jordan and has gained more than 500,000 views in less than a week.

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It’s been two weeks since North Carolina dad Tommy Jordan uploaded his now-infamous YouTube video, “Facebook Parenting: For the troubled teen.” To say the eight-minute diatribe punctuated by the execution of a laptop…