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PLO calls for end to security coordination with Israel

Leaders of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) have called for ending security coordination with Israel.<p>The PLO's Central Council (PCC), the second-highest Palestinian decision-making body, took the decision on Thursday in the light of rising tensions with Israel.<p>Launched under the 1993 …

Israel

Street style tip of the day: Nautical layers

This season is all about layers and they don't have to drag you down. Whether it's underneath your warmest down jacket or layered with a great long …

Street Style

Harrison Ford plane crash: Eyewitnesses detail 'masterful' landing

Harrison Ford is in stable condition—“battered, but ok,” as his son put it—after he crash-landed his small plane on a golf course near the Santa …

Fields Medal winner Cédric Villani: 'the human brain is not designed for maths'

The flamboyant mathematician, whose semi-autobiographical book is published this week, reveals his pet dinosaur, teaching methods and mysterious love of spiders<p>Professor Cédric Villani, 41, is a French mathematician who focuses chiefly on the theory of partial differential equations and …

Mathematics

London to Marseille Eurostar Route Turning Into a Surprise Hit

Eurostar International Ltd. said it’s seeing strong demand for seats on a new train service that will push the boundaries of long-distance rail …

How to Deal with Leftover Frying Oil

Yes, you can reuse fry oil. Here's our guide to doing it right.<p>In the <i>Bon Appétit</i> test kitchen, we’ve been up to our elbows in tasty fried food lately. And while we’ve got no complaints about having beignets and buffalo wings hanging around, we have been going through quite a bit of oil. Like a lot …

Cooking

Mom Accused in Salt Poisoning 'Had a Smile on Her Face' While Son Was Dying, Says Doctor

The trial of Lacey Spears, the mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son, Garnett, with salt, closed out its eighth day with some disturbing …

Crime

Roaming star system a near miss!

Scholz’s star passed only 0.8 light-years from our sun, only 70,000 years ago. It came closer than any other known star, sweeping through the Oort …

Selena Gomez criticized for underage, topless look on V magazine

Selena Gomez goes topless for the latest issue of V magazine, but that isn't the only point of contention - she's styled much younger than her years. The Times' Christy Khoshaba has the details.

Los Angeles

Phil Jackson must pull New York Knicks into new era

If hiring Phil Jackson as president was the beginning of an era for the New York Knicks, waiving forward Amar'e Stoudemire earlier this week was the end of one.<p>Yet with forward Carmelo Anthony undergoing season-ending surgery on his left knee soon and the Knicks in last place in the Eastern …

Basketball