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Reclaim Australia rallies: protesters clash in Melbourne and Sydney

Hundreds of anti-Islam protesters have clashed with counterdemonstrators at rallies in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and other sites across the country.<p>Mounted police were forced to separate the two sides in Melbourne as tensions soared and scuffles broke out across Federation Square, with paramedics …

Rights & Freedoms

Grammys 2015: Highs and lows

<b>(CNN) —</b> The 2015 Grammys offered the familiar -- a slew of awards for a newcomer, some outstanding performances -- and the unfamiliar: Kanye West laughing and smiling?<p>Here are a few things that dominated the evening and ideas to make the show better:<p><b>Welcome, Sam Smith!</b><p>A year ago, the British soul …

Music

Fascinating photos reveal how they built the SR-71 Blackbird

Built and designed in the 1960s after the A-12 Oxcart, the SR-71 Blackbird is still the fastest, most vanguardist air-breathing airplane in the …

8-Month Time-Lapse Shows How an Acorn Grows Into an Oak Seedling

Scientific photographer Neil Bromhall of Right Plants 4 Me created this time-lapse showing the birth of an oak tree. It reveals how an acorn turns …

9 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …

Jordanians turn their minds to revenge after Isis killing of pilot

Before the savage death of their pilot, many Jordanians worried their role in fighting Islamic State (Isis) could end up bringing the region’s woes back home.<p>Now, the shocking images of Muadh al-Kasasbeh being burned alive have galvanised a country, leaving even sceptics of Jordan’s contribution to …

Islam

Michael Sam Engaged to Longtime Boyfriend Vito Cammisano: Report

Congratulations are in order for <b>Michael Sam</b> and his man!<p>The 25-year-old football player, who made headlines last year when he became the first openly …

NFL

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Colliding black holes could warp space-time itself

If the two black holes meet, they could release as much energy as 100 million supernova explosions as they shatter their galaxy, a new study finds.<p>A team of prominent researchers has discovered what appears to be the start of two massive black holes at the centers of their own galaxies beginning to …

Universe

Russians must get used to new way of life after rouble crash, says bank chief

The head of Russia’s central bank warned Russians on Tuesday morning that they should get used to a new way of life, as the country’s embattled currency continued to plummet. After a brief rally, the rouble hit new historic lows on Tuesday, just hours after an overnight rise in interest rates …

Israeli jets bomb Syria, says Damascus

Syria accused Israeli jets of bombing two installations inside the country on Sunday, one near the capital, Damascus, and the second in a town near the Lebanese border.<p>The report by Syrian state television described the attack as “an aggression”. It said the air raids occurred near Damascus’s …

Parking illegally makes mathematical sense, says 23andMe's Wojcicki

Anne Wojcicki, wife of Google's Sergey Brin, says that she's looked at the numbers and taking the risk of getting a ticket is worth it.<p>We're always calculating the odds.<p>Chances she'll love me in five years' time? Thirty percent. Chances he's concealing that he's a menace to society? Sixty …

American teacher stabbed to death in Abu Dhabi

An American kindergarten teacher was fatally stabbed in a public restroom at a shopping mall in Abu Dhabi by a suspect wearing a black robe and full-face veil, police said.<p>The victim was identified as Ibolya Ryan, 47, by Ben Glickman, CEO and founder of Footprints Recruiting, which helped her get …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Track Down

Your Guide To ‘Serial,’ The True Crime Podcast Everyone Is Freaking Out About Right Now

If you’ve spent any substantial amount of time on the Internet in the past week or so, or spent any substantial amount of time with anyone who has, you’ve probably been introduced to <i>Serial</i>, the new <i>This American Life</i> sister podcast that is taking the world by storm. Created by longtime <i>TAL</i> producer …