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Who is killing the bloggers of Bangladesh?

He is the fourth man of his kind to be hacked to death in the past six months in Bangladesh.<p>The reason he was targeted? He wrote a blog.<p>Niloy Chatterjee was born into a Hindu family. He studied philosophy and was an atheist, writing under the pen name Niloy Neel.<p>"He criticized Islam, Buddhism and …

An opal the size of a thumb and made of ancient dinosaur skeleton is regarded the 'finest' ever unearthed and valued at $1 million

• <b>A thumb-sized opal worth $1 million is on display in South Australia</b>• <b><br>The Virgin Rainbow is part of an exhibition of opals from around the world</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

Paleontology

Here’s everything leaving Netflix in August

One of the highest-grossing movies of all time, "Titanic," is shoving off. And we also have to say farewell to "Driving Miss Daisy," "The Fifth Element," and "We're No Angels."<p>The complete list is below. We've highlighted a few titles that are worth checking out one last time.<p><b>Leaving 8/1/15</b><p>"Bad …

Entertainment

Here’s How Microsoft Will Release Windows 10

After some general market confusion and bad headline writing, Microsoft this morning detailed how it will roll out Windows 10 to testers, consumers, and large-scale customers.<p>First, scale: Microsoft said in its blog post this morning that there are now 5 million Windows Insiders, up from 3.7 …

Chicken and Pasta Recipes to Make for Dinner Tonight

Combining chicken and pasta, or other noodles, is an easy way to make a meal. Both components generally cook quickly, allowing you to spend more time …

Italian Food

This map reveals everything that's wrong with the way Americans get to work

American commuters could learn a thing or two from the Danish.<p>Between the 1980s and today, the network of bicycle tracks in Copenhagen has more than doubled in length, to 247 miles in 2010. That has created a two-wheeled culture in which more than half the city commutes to work by bike.<p>Stateside, …

Fires at black churches in US put communities on edge after Charleston massacre

A series of blazes at mainly African-American churches have raised ugly memories of racist fire-bombings in wake of massacre by white supremacist and Confederate flag debate<p>Across the US South, black communities have been put on edge by a spate of fires at predominantly African-American churches in …

See the Civil Rights Movement in Photographs

The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Catches Fire (Mar. 25, 1911)<p><b>By Michele Anderson</b><p>The Triangle Shirtwaist Company’s fire resulted in the tragic loss of …

Violent thunderstorms sweep across Britain on hottest day of the year

Parts of the country hit by torrential rain and lightning as temperatures are expected to reach 26C<p>There were been almost 5,000 lightning strikes over some parts of south east England on Friday morning, the Met Office said.<p>Violent thunderstorms swept across England, causing black outs and chaos on …

Weather

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley14 hours …

Fitness

21 Reasons To Use Your Crock-Pot This Summer

So you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time at the pool.

Cooking

On the Red Couch with The Daily Beast Columnist Arthur Chu

<i>Arthur Chu came to fame in 2014 after winning Jeopardy 11 times in a row, becoming the fourth highest-earning winner in the game show’s history. But it wasn’t his brains that made him into a cultural icon—it was his big mouth.</i><p><i>“I think a part of me going viral was that I was very talkative—much more</i> …

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