Andre Fowler

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Iraq air strikes hit meeting of Isil commanders, leaving leader Baghdadi's fate unknown

Iraqi warplanes have hit a house where Isil leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was holding a meeting with senior Isil commanders, killing more than a dozen over the weekend.<p>The Iraqi military released a list of the names of 13 dead commanders on Monday, which did not include Baghdadi.<p>They confirmed that …

Israeli leader presses UK to impose new sanctions on Iran

LONDON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday urged British Prime Minister Theresa May to follow the American administration and …

Lady Gaga responds to Patrick Carney’s critique of Perfect Illusion

For the second day in a row, Lady Gaga is hitting back at fellow musicians who have criticized her single “Perfect Illusion,” The Black Keys’ drummer …

A Physics Professor Explains the Science of Smashing Bricks Without Breaking Your Hand

Few things in life inspire the sort of jaw-dropping amazement as witnessing someone smash bricks with his bare hands for the first time. I’d always …

Hundreds of young people in UK still want to join Isis in Syria

‘Significant number of young British women have not been dissuaded’ say counter-radicalisation experts<p>Hundreds of British teenage girls are still keen on joining Islamic State (Isis) despite the death of a London schoolgirl in Syria, according to counter-radicalisation experts, raising fresh doubts …

Aly Raisman Named Captain of 2016 US Women's Olympic Gymnastic Team

For the second consecutive Summer Olympics, the United States women's gymnastics team will be captained by Aly Raisman, it was announced Saturday.<p>USA Gymnastics revealed on Twitter that Raisman will lead a team that also includes defending Olympic all-around gold medalist Gabby Douglas and …

Captain Power And The Soldiers Of The Future to get a TV reboot

Readers of a certain age will remember ‘80s TV series <i>Captain Power And The Soldiers Of The Future</i>, a low-budget sci-fi in which a posse of futuristic …

Queen Is Not Happy That Donald Trump Used Their Song at the Republican Convention

The rock group Queen was not pleased about Donald Trump using their anthem <i>We Are The Champions</i> for his entrance music at the Republican National …

Lying scientists and the lying lies they tell

When you read academic papers, you aren't looking for treachery and deceit behind the stolid prose. Don't be so trusting: universities can be a …

Ava DuVernay documentary on race and prison to open New York film festival

• The 13th is the first non-fiction film to premiere opening night at festival<br>• Netflix project examines US mass incarceration, especially of black people<p>Ava DuVernay’s racial inequality documentary The 13th will open the 54th New York film festival, marking the first time a non-fiction film has been …

Best TV Shows to Watch That Never Won an Award

In this golden age of television, the sheer amount of quality programming makes it impossible for the Emmys to recognize every show worthy of awards, which is both wonderful and incredibly frustrating. The following five shows are perfect examples of the how the Emmys failed to recognize brilliance.<p>…