Alex Rahal

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The Evolution of The Naked Dress

The celebrities who have dared to wear the naked dress.<p>As of last night, Lady Gaga, Kate Moss, and Rihanna all have one thing in common: They're the only "naked dress"-wearing celebrities to try the stunt not once but twice. Rihanna joined the double downers with her Tom Ford dress at the amfAR …

Fans Upset with Miley Cyrus After Piggy Pedicure

This little piggy did what? Fans started squealing after Miley Cyrus shared pictures of her pet pig, Bubba Sue, getting a pedicure on Nov. 5.<p>The …

Your science questions answered

Q Given the fact that the atom consists mainly of empty space and glass has a much higher density than paper, why is it that I can’t look through a sheet of paper but easily through centimetre-thick glass? asks Thoralf Schubert<p>A As Professor Philip Moriarty from the University of Nottingham …

'Doctor Who' special Xmas episode's teaser trailer is ho-ho-horrifying

Christmas is supposed to be a time of peace on earth and goodwill to all men. Unless you’re a certain TARDIS-dwelling Time Lord, in which case the …

No. 4 Alabama edges No. 15 LSU in OT, setting up huge game vs. No. 1 Mississippi State

Nov 09,2014<p>BATON ROUGE – Breaking down No. 4 Alabama’s 20-13 win against No. 15 LSU on Saturday:<p><b>THE BIG PICTURE:</b> After another classic slugfest on Saturday night at Death Valley, overtime was probably appropriate. If neither team is quite what it has been in the last few years, it didn’t matter in …

DARPA funds $11 million tool that will make coding a lot easier

DARPA is funding a new project by Rice University called PLINY, and it's neither a killer robot nor a high-tech weapon. PLINY, named after Pliny the Elder who wrote one of the earliest encyclopedias ever, will actually be a tool that can automatically complete a programmer's draft -- and yes, it …

Iraq investigating whether Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi killed in US air strikes

Reports that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US air strike on Islamic State convoy near Mosul investigated<p>Iraq was on Sunday investigating whether Islamic State (Isil) chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in air strikes by US-led coalition warplanes targeting the group's leaders.<p>The death of the …