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Costco faces lawsuit over sale of prawns allegedly farmed by slave labor

A<p>Costco Wholesale Corp.customer sued the retailer on allegations that it knowingly sold frozen prawns that were the product of slave labor.<p>The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California, alleges that Costco was aware that the prawns it purchased from its …

Zuckerberg group fires back at Trump immigration plan

The pro-immigration reform group founded by Mark Zuckerberg and other tech heavyweights is firing back at Donald Trump, saying his immigration plan would harm the U.S. economy.<p>The statement posted by FWD.us. President Todd Schulte doesn't identify Trump by name. But it refers to "anti-immigrant …

Immigration

Two men claim to find mystery Nazi train loaded with treasure in Poland

According to Polish lore, a Nazi train loaded with gold, artworks and weapons vanished into a mountain at the end of World War II, as the Germans fled the Soviet advance. Now two men claim they know the location of the mystery train and are demanding 10 per cent of its value in exchange for …

History
Ammunition

Aztec 'human sacrifice' skull wall found in Mexico | News | DW.COM | 21.08.2015

Archaeologists have discovered a huge ceremonial skull rack in Mexico dating from the time of the Aztecs. The find could shed new light on how the …

Archaeology

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‘Guards brag openly about waterboarding at Nauru’ – Former immigration center guard

A former guard at Australia’s infamous Nauru immigrant processing center has come out with shocking testimony pointing to waterboarding, saying he …

Rome 'Godfather's' funeral sparks political post-mortem

ROME (Reuters) - Italy reacted with outrage on Friday to the lavish funeral held for the head of a notorious Rome crime family, with Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s government launching an investigation and the beleaguered city mayor under renewed pressure to resign.<p>Rosy Bindi, a member of Renzi’s …

North Africa

IRA may still be active despite Northern Ireland peace deal - minister

BELFAST (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army may still be active a decade after its public disbandment, a senior Northern Ireland official said on Friday, a revelation that if substantiated could bring down the government of the British province.<p>Alliance Party leader David Ford poses in his Castle …

Ireland

Is Brendan Rodgers actually any good?

This is something of a make or break season for Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool. Even a man with his levels of self-confidence must realize that he …

Soccer

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A look inside the world's superhouses – in pictures

A new book and exhibition looks at some of the world’s most extraordinary houses, including a transformed cement factory outside Barcelona, a prefabricated house in the Netherlands, a restored 12th-century castle in England, and a futuristic seaside escape on the coast of Victoria.<p>• McCartney’s …

Architecture

These 29 Car Ads From 60 Years Ago Are Undeniably Cool

Back to a time when everything was cool.<p>In the earliest years, <i>Car and Driver</i> hewed so tightly to the interests of sports-car owners that it was called <i>Sports Cars Illustrated.</i> Here we present a collection of some of our favorite ads that featured in the pages of <i>SCI</i> from our first issue in 1955 …

Sports Cars

27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

Apps

The 8 Most Charming Places to Stay on Your Cuban Vacation

The U.S. flag is now flying again at the embassy in Cuba, which means that easily traveling there from America is becoming more of a reality. While flights will become more readily available in the near future, hotel options are not so prevalent—a complete Havana itinerary isn’t going to be …

Cuba

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

Pick of the week: Corbyn, coups and coalitions

Our five most-read stories this week

United Kingdom

Ashes 2015: England vs Australia, fifth Test, day two - the end draws near for Adam Lyth

Another failure for the Yorkshire opener at The Oval means that he has just one innings left to salvage this phase of his Test career<p>Adam Lyth has one more chance on Saturday when England follow on to prevent himself joining the growing list of Alastair Cook’s failed partners, but the way he …

Nathan Lyon