Elisabeth Hoyson

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Live Well: Botox could help halt stomach cancer and city children more likely to suffer food allergies

Live Well: Every week, The Telegraph rounds up the best of this week's scientific studies and developments which will help you live a happier, healthier, longer life<p>In the next installment of our Live Well series – a summary of health news and advice published in the paper and online – this week we …

100 years of the Leica camera – in pictures

From Henri Cartier-Bresson to Neil Libbert, many of the 20th century’s defining images were shot on a Leica

This Fall, Minorities Will Outnumber White Students in U.S. Schools

A new study shows the changing demographics in American education.<p>While 62 percent of the total U.S. population was classified as non-Hispanic white in 2013, when public schools start this fall their racial landscape will reflect a different America.<p>According to a new report by the National Center …

Gaza conflict: Fresh fears for ceasefire talks in Cairo

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1099000/1099845_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531874877_002d3d2c4dad9d5fa21ce91bd68f03de<p><b>Egypt has urged Israel and Palestinian factions to accept a proposal for a fresh 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza beginning on Sunday evening.</b><p>However, there …

Israel

'Radicalized' father of Australian boy holding severed head has mental illness

A proud father's boast accompanies an image the U.S. secretary of state on Tuesday called "one of the most disturbing, stomach-turning, grotesque photographs ever displayed."<p>"That's my boy," Khaled Sharrouf wrote on Twitter alongside a photo of his 7-year-old son using both hands to hold up a man's …

Education aide to Pennsylvania governor resigns amid controversy | Reuters

HARRISBURG Pa. (Reuters) - A top education consultant to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett resigned on Tuesday amid allegations that he was a so-called ghost employee who did little work for his six-figure salary.<p>Ron Tomalis served as the Republican governor’s first secretary of education from 2011 …

L.A. Unified students return to school with more teachers on the job

More than 650,000 Los Angeles Unified students went back to school Tuesday, supported by the largest funding boost in seven years for hundreds of new teachers, counselors, nurses, library aides and principals.<p>At Baldwin Hills Elementary in Los Angeles, four new teachers joined the school as excited …

Education

Lauren Bacall dies at 89

Lauren Bacall, the tough-talking femme fatale who taught Humphrey Bogart how to whistle, died on Tuesday at the age of 89, according to a statement from Bogart’s estate.<p>“With deep sorrow, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we<br>confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall,” read the brief but …

Lauren Bacall: A Photo Gallery

Edward Snowden Reveals NSA's MonsterMind Program

It's a cyberwar robot that always hits back.<p>In the high desert near Bluffdale, Utah, there lurks a creature made entirely of zeroes and ones. Called "MonsterMind", the project is an automated cyber weapon, perched atop the data flows into the National Security Agency's Mission Data Repository. …

Mississippi seeks new ruling on restrictive abortion law | Reuters

(Reuters) - Mississippi on Wednesday asked a federal appeals court to review a decision deeming unconstitutional its 2012 law that would shut down the state’s sole abortion clinic and force women seeking the procedure to go out of state.<p>Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is seeking a hearing …

Child asylum seekers' rights on Nauru 'systematically violated', inquiry told

Forensic evidence of the “systematic violation” of child asylum seekers’ human rights on Nauru has emerged in a compelling 53-page document written by a group of anonymous Save the Children workers on Nauru and submitted to the national inquiry into children in immigration detention.<p>The submission …

Runaway teenager missing for three days found living in 24-hour Walmart

The 14-year-old boy had been sleeping in two secret hideouts he built in a Walmart store in Corsicana, Texas<p>A runaway teenager who was missing for almost three days in the US was found to be secretly living in a 24-hour supermarket.<p>The resourceful 14-year-old boy camped out in a Walmart store in …

Russian Prime Minister Medvedev's Twitter Account Is Hacked

MOSCOW - Hackers on Thursday broke into the Twitter account of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and posted a spoof message saying he was quitting. The fake tweet had Medvedev saying: "I am resigning. I am ashamed of the government's actions. I'm sorry." Medvedev's office rushed to confirm his …

New Orleans clears out homeless camp of 160 people

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — City workers wearing gloves — and a few in face masks — threw sofas, armchairs and quilts into garbage trucks Thursday, clearing …

Germany “accidentally” spied on Hillary Clinton phone call, report says

The U.S. spied on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and that’s a pretty big deal because she’s a head of state, but this wasn’t purely a one-sided …

San Jose police fatally shoot woman, 19, holding power drill | Reuters

(Reuters) - A 19-year-old woman brandishing a power drill was shot dead by a police officer in San Jose on Thursday, police said.<p>Police received a report that morning that a woman was threatening to kill her family with an Uzi assault weapon, San Jose Police spokeswoman Heather Randol said in a …

Iraq crisis: Yazidi villagers 'massacred' by IS

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1101000/1101380_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531852960_102261e94b1a2faf305fdcf7e907a8ff<p><b>Militants in northern Iraq have massacred at least 80 men from the Yazidi faith in a village and abducted women and children, reports say.</b><p>Senior …

Middle East

Missouri: Police confront new protests over Michael Brown

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1101000/1101424_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524709562_92d2953ca5ddbc5ff3c5fb8b51f80ded<p><b>Riot police have confronted dozens of protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, as tensions again rose over the shooting of a black teenager by police …

Growing police use of military equipment faces scrutiny

The image of Ferguson, Mo., police officers in camouflage pointing high-caliber rifles from armored vehicles at unarmed protesters has crystallized a debate over whether a decades-long flow of military-grade equipment to the nation's police departments has gone too far.<p>On both left and right, …

Missouri ACLU, authorities reach agreement on recording of police

FERGUSON, Missouri — The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri on Friday reached an agreement with state authorities on the rights of journalists and members of the public to record police activity.<p>The St. Louis county government, the city of Ferguson, and the superintendent of the Missouri …

How Your 'Locus Of Control' Drives Your Success (And Stress)

How you answer predicts your job satisfaction, stress levels, and how high up you're likely to climb in an organization.<p>Psychologists call it your <i>locus of control</i>. Here's Stanford psychologist Philip Zimbardo's take:<p>A locus of control orientation is a belief about whether the outcomes of our …

Psychology

Stumbling Forward: On Embracing Your Mistakes as You Stumble Towards Success

Most people see me as a “professional”… as someone who is smart, who has their act together or as someone who knows what they’re doing all the …

Beyond bars: US prisoners on the view they'd most like to see from their cells – in pictures

Windows from Prison asks inmates in Washington DC what scene from their past they would most like their cell to look out on, then photographs them. The images are posted back to them while they serve time. Here, the prisoners explain the significance of their choices

Foreste

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