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The son of London billionaire Lord Paul has died after falling 8 storeys from his luxury penthouse

According to a report in The Telegraph, the 45-year-old died on the roof of a building beside his apartment in Portland Place, Marylebone, on Sunday morning.<p>Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene after he suffered devastating injuries, while authorities have said they aren't treating the death …

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Britain and China sign landmark nuclear deal

Chinese President Xi Jinping and British Prime Minister David Cameron witnessed a number of investment agreements on Wednesday (Oct. 21), including one to finance nuclear power stations in Britain.<p>The agreement is the first major Chinese investment in a Western nuclear facility. China’s General …

3 Spiritual Practices for Anxiety-Packed Moments

In Praise of the World's Most Collectible Watch

Explaining the enduring appeal of the Rolex Daytona.<p>On the night of November 10, 2013, a stainless steel wristwatch broke records when it was sold in a Geneva auction room for over one million dollars. This watch wasn't owned by any great actor, musician, or racing driver, nor was it laden with …

Le Mans

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

Self-improvement

Googlers Living at Google: Tiny Spaces, Probably No Sex

Thirteen months in a parking lot honestly sounds terrible.<p>It is really, really expensive to live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Mountain View, Calif., the South Bay city that’s home to the Google campus, is no exception — the median home price there is more than $1.3 million.<p>Google, a multinational …

Silicon Valley

James Dyson accuses Bosch of cheating 'like Volkswagen'

The Dyson boss has filed legal proceedings against its German rival<p>Sir James Dyson has claimed Bosch are the Volkswagen of the vacuum cleaner world as he launched legal action against his German engineering rival.<p>“We do not understand these assertions by Dyson and we strenuously reject them,” the …

Host Chile beats Uruguay to reach Copa America semifinals

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile's hopes of winning its home Copa America sharply improved with a 1-0 win over defending champion Uruguay on Wednesday.<p>Defender Mauricio Isla scored an 81st-minute winner to lead the hosts to the semifinals of the South American tournament, delighting the home crowd and …

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SpaceX is going to try a revolutionary rocket landing this Sunday — here’s how to watch

Get ready: SpaceX will try another historic rocket landing on Sunday, June 28.<p>The landing attempt will happen minutes after SpaceX launches one of their Falcon 9 rockets out of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at exactly 10:21 a.m. EDT.<p>NASA will begin streaming the event live at 9 a.m. …