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Pentagon discloses data on sexual assault reports on military bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Friday disclosed for the first time base-by-base data on sexual assault reports, showing a higher number of reports at big military installations like Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia as well as overseas hubs like South Korea.<p>Sexual assault in the …

Military

IMF visits Myanmar for annual economic checkup | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An International Monetary Fund delegation visits Myanmar this week for an annual economic checkup of a country whose treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority has put it in the international spotlight.<p>International Monetary Fund (IMF) logo is seen at the IMF headquarters …

Economics

Oxfam says it has sacked 22 staff in a year over sexual abuse allegations

Oxfam has dismissed 22 members of staff over allegations of sexual abuse in the last year, according to figures released by the aid charity.<p>Two staff members resigned before investigations were complete, with concern rising about the organisation’s management of its overseas network.<p>Oxfam has faced …

Oxfam

China accused of flooding Europe with cheap e-bikes

China has been accused of flooding Europe with hundreds of thousands of cheap electric bicycles.<p>Imports of Chinese e-bikes to Europe have increased from almost zero in 2010 to an estimated 800,000 in 2017, according to the European Bicycle Manufacturers Association.<p>The industry group has had …

China

UN: Saudis 'should fund all humanitarian aid' in Yemen

Saudi Arabia alone should fund all steps to tackle widespread disease and hunger in war-torn Yemen, a top UN official has said.<p>Comments by David Beasley, Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP), were unusually forthright for such a high-ranking UN official in criticising one party in a …

Middle East

McCain: 'We don’t answer to' Trump

Arizona Sen. John McCain made clear in an op-ed Thursday that he believes Congress does not fall secondary to President Donald Trump — instead calling on Congress to return to regular order to accomplish the things Trump can't.<p>"We must respect his authority and constitutional responsibilities," …

Donald Trump

Israeli mayors call on US to solve Gaza's electricity crisis

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> A group of local Israeli leaders have warned Israel and the United States that the sewage crisis in Gaza could lead to the spread of disease and cause long-term environmental damage.<p>Gaza lacks the power to run a new sewage facility in the north of the region for more than a few …

Israel

EU chief welcomes deal creating closer ties with Ukraine

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union chief Jean-Claude Juncker is welcoming the full entry into force of an agreement on closer ties with Ukraine, despite …

Europe

Kenya’s Supreme Court annuls presidential election result for irregularities, orders new vote

NAIROBI — In a decision hailed as the first of its kind for Africa, Kenya's Supreme Court on Friday annulled the president's Aug. 8 reelection victory, citing irregularities, and ordered a new vote within 60 days.<p>The reversal of President Uhuru Kenyatta's win stunned this country, East Africa's …

Africa

S&P 500, Dow Rise as Weaker Jobs Report Raises Questions About Fed's Plans

<i>If you'd like to receive our daily "5 Things" newsletter, please register here.</i><p>Stocks were mostly higher on Friday, Sept. 1, even after fewer jobs …

Sudan president pardons, frees rights activist: family | Reuters

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has pardoned and released a prominent human rights activists who had been jailed since last year on spying and other charges, his family said.<p>Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir looks on before addressing the nation on the eve of the anniversary …

Africa

Venezuela assembly orders probe of 'traitors' supporting US sanctions

Venezuela's newly installed constitutional assembly has demanded that opposition lawmakers be investigated for treason for supporting US sanctions. …

Go inside his head: Men's take on depression, loneliness and more

The man in your life might seem as strong and steady as ever, but what’s really going on inside his head?<p>We’re getting some new glimpses into what men are thinking as part of our series “No-Shave TODAY,” a month-long effort to raise awareness of men’s health issues.<p><b>RELATED: Learn to check yourself</b> …

14 psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to motivate people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave …

5 bizarre accidents that people survived but shouldn't have

Sometimes against all odds and in defiance of science, people manage to withstand experiences that really should have killed them.<p>Take these five stories, for example, of people getting impaled, crushed, and literally blown up — and surviving to tell the tale.<p>A stick through the brain<p>Getting …

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit

We all struggle. We all suffer on the inside. Every day…We worry.<br>We procrastinate. <br>We feel overwhelmed.<br>We feel angry.<br>We feel lonely. <br>We don’t feel …

Loneliness

Something Is Missing from These NSFW Porn Ads

Can't put my finger on it...<p>French premium cable service Canal+ would like you to know that they've got the good shit, and that good shit is porn. Not only do they have it, they secured it so other services do not. Nice.<p>Hence their new series of wildly NSFW ad spots featuring real porn stars in …

GIF Animations

Insolent & Elegant Fashion Photography

Basé à Londres, le photographe de mode Nick Knight challenge constamment les notions conventionnelles de beauté et révolutionne celles de la …

Snappy dresser: Model poses for underwater fashion shoot with sharks, in pictures

Fashion Photography

19 Seriously Scary Documentaries That’ll Scare The Hell Out Of You

You'll never relax again.<p><b>WARNING: Many of the films on this list are incredibly disturbing. Please continue and watch each film with discretion.</b>

Entertainment

Colorful and Wavy Fashion Photography

Le couple de photographes et de directeurs artistiques Andrey Yakovlev et Lili Aleeva nous proposent une nouvelle série de photographies de mode …