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Iranian air force bombs Isis targets in Iraq, says Pentagon

Iran’s air force has attacked targets of Islamic State (Isis) in eastern Iraq, the Pentagon has said.<p>Tehran has denied carrying out raids and acting in coordination with the US, which is leading a western-Arab coalition to defeat the jihadi group.<p>The Pentagon said air strikes in Iraq’s Diyala …

Here Are The 20 Most Corrupt Countries Of 2014

Corruption in Turkey and China increased in Transparency International's annual worldwide rankings. Afghanistan, Egypt, and Jordan improved.

The 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

From bejeweled lingerie to life-sized wings, see all of the runway photos from this years Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.<p>After 5 years at the Park Avenue Armory in New York, Victoria's Secret packed up the bejeweled lingerie and life-sized wings and headed across the pond (in a VS-branded private …

Source: Wife of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi arrested in Lebanon

Lebanese authorities have arrested a wife of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi -- the man spearheading the Islamist terror group's sweeping rampage across Syria and Iraq -- said a source with knowledge of the arrest.<p>The woman is one of al-Baghdadi's two wives. Her arrest came as part of a "planned …

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

The Brain

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 …