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On-demand trucking app Convoy doesn’t want to be the ‘Uber for trucking’ anymore

And it’s not just because Uber is doing trucking now<p>When it launched in 2015, the Seattle-based truck technology company Convoy aptly described itself as the “Uber for trucking.” Like the ride-hail service, Convoy built an app to match trucking companies with shippers that need to move freight. And …

Study helps prove galaxy evolution theory

Though the relative abundance of star-forming gas is extreme in these galaxies, Papovich says they are not yet fully formed and rather small compared …

The 20 best duets

<b>20. Blu Cantrell and Sean Paul, Breathe (2003)</b><p>Deprived of a place on the radio playlists, Breathe wound its way into people’s minds with the power of its melody, and became the fifth biggest selling single of the year. Its claim to greatness comes from the way Paul’s bouncy dancehall rap of …

Muslim shopkeeper murdered in suspected 'religiously prejudiced' attack after posting on Facebook of love for Christians

A popular shopkeeper was stabbed to death by another Muslim in a "religiously prejudiced" attack hours after posting an Easter message on Facebook to "my beloved Christian nation".<p>Asad Shah, 40, a devout Muslim originally from the Pakistani city of Rabwah, had his head stamped on during a savage …

Students Defrauded by For-Profit College Can Get Debt Forgiven

Some relief for misled students.<p>At last, there’s a silver lining for former students of the now defunct Corinthian Colleges: On Friday, the U.S. …

Giant holes found in Siberia could be signs of a ticking climate 'time bomb'

When a helicopter pilot spotted the first crater in summer 2014, everyone was baffled.<p>The 100-foot-wide hole appeared on the Yamal Peninsula seemingly out of nowhere, during a tense season of Russian military action in Ukraine and international sanctions.<p>And then more appeared. Lacking a better …

'Migrants' attack elderly Germans trying to protect woman from harassment on Munich train (VIDEO)

Two elderly metro passengers in Munich were attacked by a group of young men of Middle Eastern appearance last weekend as they tried to protect a …

Best country music albums of 2016

<b>The best country music and Americana albums of 2016, chosen by Culture Editor Martin Chilton, unless stated. Updated weekly. The albums are listed purely in the order in which they were reviewed.</b><p><b>The best country music albums of 2015</b><p><b>The best country music albums of 2014</b><p>1: SAM OUTLAW: ANGELENO …

How ISIS Is Recruiting Women in London

A British Muslim woman spent a year undercover to capture her radical Islamic recruiters on film—right in the heart of the city.<p>LONDON — A girl of …

Middle-aged mothers are Britain's worst 'hidden drinkers', experts warn

Two-fifths admit drinking as much or more than their grown-up children<p>Middle-aged mothers whose children have left home are becoming the "fastest-growing group of hazardous drinkers", experts have warned.<p>Two-fifths admit drinking as much or more than their grown-up children, according to a poll, …

How the Human Rights Act escaped the Tory axe

David Cameron convinced voters with his pledge to scrap European human rights laws and bring in a British Bill of Rights but he could not persuade his own MPs<p>In the sunny atrium of Parliament’s Portcullis House on Wednesday afternoon, MPs and their staff sat down to eat lunch and digest the …