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Australian official 'accidentally' reveals details of Barack Obama and other world leaders

Australian officials admit to security breach in which passport details of all leaders attending the G20 summit were sent to organisers of an unrelated football tournament<p><b>Australian</b> officials accidentally passed on personal details of world leaders including <b>US</b> President <b>Barack Obama</b>, Russia’s</b> …

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51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

How murdered Isil hostage James Foley gave up chance of escape to save friend

Journalist later beheaded by Jihadi John refused to abandon fellow hostage John Cantlie during escape attempt<p><b>James Foley</b>, the American photojournalist kidnapped and beheaded in Syria, sacrificed a chance to escape because he did not want to leave his colleague <b>John Cantlie</b> behind, a fellow hostage …

Barack Obama hopes to re-open US embassy in Cuba 'within weeks'

American embassy in Havana closed in 1961 after Fidel Castro's seized power<p>Barack Obama has said he hopes to open a US embassy in Cuba by mid-April as part of a fast-moving drive to restore diplomatic ties between America and its communist neighbour.<p>Mr Obama said he hoped that the American embassy …

U.S., Iran positive after nuclear talks, say much left to do | Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States made some progress in talks with Iran on its nuclear program and managed to “sharpen up some of the tough issues”, a senior U.S. official said on Monday, but both sides said much remained to be done.<p>U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivers a statement at a …

How 'Smart Guns' Could Eventually Help Shape US Foreign Policy

The third of these has cast a long shadow over the US' foreign affairs. Nixon called for the US to "furnish military and economic assistance when requested in accordance with our treaty commitments." Instead of losing blood and treasure in tomorrow's wars, Nixon suggested, the US could simply arm …

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Cheat sheet: 10 states to watch in the battle for the Senate

Tuesday's election brings to an end a multibillion-dollar barrage of promises, threats, hysteria and retribution known collectively as the 2014 midterms.<p>Traditionally, such elections are the out-party's opportunity for payback against the party in power, and rarely has that been as true as it is …

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Death-with-dignity advocate Brittany Maynard ends her life

A young woman who moved to Oregon to take advantage of the state's assisted-suicide law took lethal drugs prescribed by a doctor and has died, a spokesman said Sunday.<p>Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill woman who made headlines when she moved to Oregon so she could legally take her own life, died …

Dozens more girls abducted by Nigerian extremists

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Dozens of girls and young women are being abducted by Islamic extremists in northeast Nigeria, raising doubts about an …

ISIS: We've Got the Weapons U.S. Meant to Kill Us With

A new ISIS video purports to show weapons airdropped by U.S. forces intended for Kurdish fighters in the hands of the very militants the munitions were meant to destroy.<p>The U.S. on Sunday said it had dropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies for the first time to Kurdish fighters defending …

W.H. backs body cameras for cops

Responding to a petition after the police shooting of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri, the White House says it supports the use of body-worn cameras by law enforcement officers.<p>“As Ferguson continues to heal as a community, this Administration will continue to work to ensure that our justice …

Movie Stills Juxtaposed Against Their Real-Life Locations

Canadian photographer Christopher Moloney brings the magic of cinema to life with <i>FILMography</i>, an ongoing art project that matches scenes from movies with their real-life, present-day locations. After printing out a black-and-white still from a film, Moloney holds up the print and snaps a photo of …

Joan Rivers: A Life in Stylish Pictures

Remembering Joan Rivers and her most stylish moments of all time.<p>Joan Rivers will forever be remembered for her contagious love for fashion—both as a critic and a well-heeled woman. Here, a look back at her most memorable style moments of all time.

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