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10 steps to Swedify yourself

UNDERSTANDING the way of the Swedes is your ticket to be the perfect expat. The people at Babbel put together this infographic to help you fit in …

Kleiner Perkins Is Seeking Nearly $1 Million in Legal Fees From Ellen Pao

Silicon Valley venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers filed legal paperwork Wednesday seeking $972,814 in legal costs from Ellen Pao, the former partner who recently lost a high-profile sex-discrimination case against the firm.<p>In its filing, Kleiner also revealed it offered to settle the …

Dow Jones

Nigeria candidates deliver final messages to voters

Campaigning for Nigeria's presidential elections has ended with the two leading candidates delivering their final messages to supporters before the crunch vote.<p>Saturday's election is seen as the closest race in the country's history, with President Goodluck Jonathan facing a strong challenge from …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Canada

U.S. and Iran discussing permitting Tehran to run centrifuges at underground site

The United States is considering letting Tehran run hundreds of centrifuges at a once-secret, fortified underground bunker in exchange for limits on centrifuge work and research and development at other sites, officials have told The Associated Press.<p>The tradeoff would allow Iran to run several …

Germanwings plane crash: Copilot's mental health under scrutiny

The troubled mental condition of German pilot Andreas Lubitz came under sharp examination Friday, as German investigators revealed that he had hidden an illness from his employer and torn up a note from his doctor indicating he was unfit to work on the day he apparently crashed a plane with 150 …

Syria's Assad calls chlorine allegations 'malicious propaganda': CBS | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Bashar al-Assad of Syria dismissed as “malicious propaganda” allegations that his troops used chlorine gas in the fight against insurgent rebels, according to an interview broadcast on Friday on CBS “This Morning.”<p>Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an …

The New Airline Seat Design Fit for Passengers and Low-Cost Carriers

A new player has entered the field of aircraft seat design and plans to reveal the prototypes of its new theatre-style Rebel seat at this year’s …

Blogs | Food & Wine

Go behind the scenes at the Oscars of the food world.<p>"I think sometimes people go a little crazy with gadgets," said Izard. But there's one she loves.<p>…

Food

#DropThePlus calls on fashion to stop using ‘plus-size’

Australian model Stefania Ferrario is fed up of being called a plus-size model, and #DropThePlus is her call to arms. Together with Ajay Rochester, the former host of <i>The Biggest Loser</i>, Ferrario is calling on the fashion industry to stop using the term "plus-size" to describe women. They believe …

Zayn Malik speaks out about leaving One Direction

Zayn Malik admits that even he was surprised by the worldwide reaction to his announcement that he was leaving One Direction.<p>In an interview with <i>The</i> …

Zayn Malik

We have to save this cute rabbit dog thing before it's too late

Save the ili pika!<p>You see that cute critter? I hope you enjoy that photo. Savor it. That's the first image of an ili pika taken in 20 years. It's estimated only 2,900 Ili pika existed last time the species had its picture taken in the early 1990s. Today, that estimate is around 1,000 living ili …

James Corden Exemplifies Late Night’s Cheerful New Generation

The British comedian is hosting The Late Late Show on CBS with the same kind of exuberance as Jimmy Fallon on NBC or Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central.<p>In the debut episode of <i>The Late Late Show With James Corden,</i> the avuncular English comedian showed a pre-taped bit that presented the coveted 12:30 …

Comedy

Tennessee fires Donnie Tyndall amid NCAA investigation

Donnie Tyndall's alleged transgressions at Southern Mississippi have cost him his job at Tennessee after just one season.<p>Tennessee Athletic Director Dave Hart said Friday in a release announcing Tyndall's termination that the NCAA was likely to find the coach's program at Southern Mississippi had …

College Sports

HTC lead designer departs after less than a year

Jonah Becker, Vice President of Industrial Design at HTC, has announced that he has left the company, news which has also been confirmed by HTC. Becker had taken up the roll less last April from Scott Croyle, and is to be succeeded by HTC Creative Director Daniel Hundt.<p>Becker worked for One & Co …