Brandon Fagan

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#TreatYoSelf with Flipboard

<i>Back in 2011, Tom Haverford and Donna introduced the world to #TreatYoSelf on Parks and Recreation. Discover ways to treat your darn self on Flipboard (because you deserve it).</i><p><b>Clothes: Whether you fancy suits or cocktails dresses, we’ve got you covered. We’ll show you how to tie that scarf for</b> …

CNN Debate Recap: Why Clinton & Sanders Had a Good Night

<i>The five Democratic presidential candidates—former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb—debated for the first time Tuesday night. As part of our political</i> …

Epic seventh inning was one for the ages

TORONTO -- Jose Bautista, who hit the home run that would have landed in Hudson Bay if the roof of the Buck Rogers Centre had been open, then flipped …

Baseball

Wal-Mart profit warning sends shares tumbling

The world's largest retailer has warned that rising wages and sluggish growth will weigh on profits in the future<p>Shares in Wal-Mart suffered their worst losses in 15 years after the US retailer warned profits would fall in the face of rising wages and sluggish growth.<p>Shares in the worlds biggest …

VW customers demand answers and compensation over emissions scandal

Carmaker facing hefty bill as Which? finds owners are worried about environmental impact of their vehicles and expect cash payouts<p>Nine out of 10 Volkswagen drivers in Britain affected by the diesel emissions scandal believe they should receive compensation, increasing the pressure on the carmaker …

Automotive Industry

MC Escher exhibition pays tribute to Dutch master of illusion

Works by enigmatic artist famous for his neverending staircases – and for snubbing the Rolling Stones – go on display in London<p>The first major exhibition in England of the work of MC Escher, an artist whose instantly recognisable images have sold in millions and been widely imitated in advertising, …

Pablo Picasso

Piet Hein Eek extends wallpaper range for NLXL with brick and marble graphics

<b>Dutch Design Week 2015:</b> Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek has partnered with manufacturer NLXL to create a collection of wallpapers that resemble …

Chinese media: military must be ready to counter US in South China Sea

Editorial in Global Times, which is close to Communist rulers, condemns Washington’s ‘ceaseless provocations and coercion’<p>Chinese media criticised the US on Thursday for “ceaseless provocations” in the South China Sea, with Washington expected to soon send warships close to artificial islands …

China
Israel

The most stressful job? Waitressing, say scientists

Menial jobs like waitressing are far more stressful than professions like medicine or architecture, says scientists, as they warn of stroke risk<p>Ask anyone to name the most stressful professions and they might guess neurosurgeon, bomb diffuser, miner or even stockbroker.<p>But a new study suggests that …

Meet the millennial who infiltrated the guarded world of abortion providers

The slim young man with the Clark Kent glasses mingled easily at the conference of abortion providers. By day, he sat quietly in his company’s booth, under a sign festooned with a burbling lab flask. By night, he schmoozed with presenters at the swanky hotel bar.<p>If people noticed that he seemed a …

Planned Parenthood

Israeli-Palestinian violence: What you need to know

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> Over the past few weeks, violence in the decades long Israeli-Palestinian conflict has flared up.<p>Bloodshed is not unusual in this part of the Middle East but this particular wave of aggression -- stabbings as well as a shooting and driving into crowds -- is very different from …

Israel
Mobile Payments

Apple facing $862m in damages after being found guilty of patent infringment

Apple has lost a lawsuit to the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which alleged the Californian company had used its technology in iPhone and iPad chips<p>Apple could face up to $862m (£559m) in damages after being found guilty of infringing a patent held by the University of Wisconsin-Madison by using …

IPad Air

Chinese jet performs 'unsafe' maneuver near U.S. plane, Pentagon says

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Chinese military jet performed an "unsafe" maneuver in front of a U.S. reconnaissance plane last week, the Pentagon said Tuesday.<p>The announcement came the same day that China's President, promoting peace and downplaying differences, arrived in Seattle to start a potentially pivotal U.S. …

China