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Inside the ISIS Blueprint for Winning

Back in 2010, ISIS was on the downswing. The terrorist group then published a think tank-like pamphlet on how to get a country of its own.<p>Despite the …

Bin Laden's Bookshelf

Page 1 of 14<p>View the Media Release<p>In the weeks following the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, by United States forces, …

Surveillance

Bin Laden 'focused on US to the end', papers show

<b>In his final years, Osama Bin Laden urged his followers to remain focused on attacking the US, newly released documents show.</b><p>US officials have published a trove of files found at his Pakistan hideout the night the al-Qaeda chief was killed.<p>They include Arabic correspondence with his lieutenants, a …

World - BBC News

Top Stories<p>France's leader admits he may have failed to persuade his US counterpart to retain the 2015 accord.<p>26 April 2018<p>Final details are announced for Friday's historic meeting between the two Korean leaders.<p>26 April 2018<p>From the section Asia<p>The fiancée of Prince Harry makes her final …

Greece orders handover of 750m euros to IMF

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1166000/1166583_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524845246_f1376d6ce8b20b971bde18a2cab252c4<p><b>Greece's cash-strapped government has begun the transfer of €750m (£544m, $834m) in debt interest to the International Monetary Fund.</b><p>The move was …

Seymour M. Hersh · The Killing of Osama bin Laden

The most blatant lie was that Pakistan’s two most senior military leaders – General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, chief of the army staff, and General Ahmed …

Painless Parker: Part dentist, part showman, all American

<b>A pioneer of modern dentistry mixed showmanship with medical knowledge. Writer James Bartlett remembers the legacy of Painless Parker.</b><p>You might not look twice at the name on the gravestone in Saratoga, California - Edgar Randolph Parker. His daughter made sure it offered no clues to his alter-ego, …

Urban Outlaws author Peter Jay Black gives a rundown of the most devious hackers and nastiest viruses he knows, and warns how to protect yourself against them<p>When you read about the “perfect crime” in a newspaper or a book, well, it can’t be. How could it? If it was a perfect crime, no one would …

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Election 2015: How BBC election night coverage has changed

<b>As voters get ready to decide who governs the country, we take a look back at how BBC News has covered election nights over the decades.</b><p><b>Our first special election night programme was in 1955, presented by Richard Dimbleby. It was a serious affair and we had a map surrounded by what look like bus</b> …

The man who cut out his own appendix

<b>During an expedition to the Antarctic, Russian surgeon Leonid Rogozov became seriously ill. He needed an operation - and as the only doctor on the team, he realised he would have to do it himself.</b><p>As the polar winter rolled in, 27-year-old Leonid Rogozov started to feel tired, weak and nauseous. …

Kitchen microwaves baffle Australian space scientists

<b>After 17 years of fruitlessly searching the galaxy, Australian scientists have discovered the source of mysterious radio signals hitting a telescope.</b><p>It turns out the source was their own kitchen microwaves.<p>PhD student Emily Petroff made the discovery at the Parkes telescope, after noticing that the …

The rise and fall of the Bombshell Bandit

<b>For two months last summer an unusual bank robber shocked, mystified and captivated the US. She was a woman, she was short, young and well-dressed, and she held up a string of banks in quick succession. The Bombshell Bandit told Jeff Maysh her story.</b><p>Sandeep Kaur pulled on a wig and adjusted her …

Hatton Garden heist: the inside story of Britain's greatest jewellery raid

As detectives piece together clues from the Hatton Garden heist, many on Diamond Street are convinced it is an inside job - and one only a few could pull off<p>Diamonds open doors in the secretive world of Hatton Garden, not least those embedded in the tip of a Hilti DD350. That was the <b>heavy duty …

The heist: What I've learned about the Hatton Garden raid

<b>Seventy-two safe deposit boxes were opened in a raid in London's Hatton Garden over the Easter weekend. How did the thieves do it? Declan Lawn learned how to abseil, break locks and drill through concrete in an effort to retrace their steps.</b><p>Here's what I've learned: You can read all about the …

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“Pagan statism”: The frightening corporate/Christian alliance that invented “In God We Trust” and “One Nation Under God”

We think of One Nation Under God as a phrase dating back to our founding. The real history is newer — and scarier<p>In 1949, some of the country’s top advertising executives launched a national marketing campaign. They weren’t selling a physical product. They were selling religion. Before long, the …

Wingham Rowan wants to harness technology to make zero-hours culture less exploitative. Will his project improve our lives – or is it part of the problem?<p>Not far from the Ritz hotel, beyond the cigar stores and shooting shops of Piccadilly, lies the secluded splendour of Lancaster House. A …

Public Sector

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Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>Dr William Palmer’s 1856 murder trial was one of the great Victorian legal showpieces.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/30/1427720934674/d152c166-9f5f-411b-9cdd-89495693bde0-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty …

Crime

Gary Hart: Billion-dollar Clinton campaign should 'frighten' Americans

The two-time Democratic presidential candidate is alarmed by current ‘dynastic’ politics.<p>Gary Hart has serious reservations about a Hillary Clinton candidacy.<p>The prospect of a billion-dollar Clinton campaign “ought to frighten every American,” he said in an interview with POLITICO, and Democrats …

This is what your brain looks like during an orgasm

Orgasms are a truly altered, if fleeting, state of consciousness. And most people (though not all) experience them somewhat regularly.<p>So it's a bit surprising how seldom we talk about orgasms publicly — and scientifically, how little we know about them.<p>researchers have asked people to lie in mri …

Six novelists who didn’t publish until they were 40

You don’t have to be a wunderkid to write an impressive debut novel<p>The latest “suburban noir” novel, tipped to be Britain’s answer to <i>Gone Girl</i>, has publishers talking excitedly about a fresh literary talent. But <b>Renee Knight</b>, whose debut novel <i>Disclaimer</i> will be published on April 9, isn’t a …

Literature

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Storyville: Masterspy of Moscow – George Blake, BBC Four, review: 'stately'

This documentary about the life of the notorious MI6 double agent was fascinating, says Gerard O'Donovan<p>George Carey (the much-garlanded former BBC man credited with founding Newsnight) has made many documentaries about Russia, the former Soviet Union and the Cold War. All three were at the heart …

Spitfire down: The WWII camp where Allies and Germans mixed

<b>An attempt to recover a Spitfire from a peat bog in Donegal will highlight the peculiar story of the men - both British and German - who spent much of World War II in relative comfort in neighbouring camps in Dublin, writes historian Dan Snow.</b><p>In Northern Ireland in 1941, a routine Sunday afternoon …

‘Serial’ Addicts: Meet Invisibilia, Your New Podcast Fix

Focused on the invisible forces that drive human behavior, Invisibilia ushers in a new era of science reporting.<p>In this day and age, science …

100 Famous Artists And Their Studios

A good studio for an artist is a very important place. Our creative studios might sometimes look like a pile of rubbish or a mixed-up room, but this …

Vietnam propaganda posters give glimpse of life in war | CNN Travel

Shiite rebel leader vows to fight rivals in Yemen's south

Shiite rebel forces captured new territory in Yemen on Sunday after a call to arms from their leaders, pressing south toward the headquarters of the country's embattled president and pitching the country further toward sectarian war.<p>Local officials said Houthi forces had seized the airport in the …

Middle East