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Russia To Conduct Observation Flight Over UK This Week: Defense Ministry

Russia will conduct an observation flight over the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland this week under the Treaty on Open Skies, Ruslan Shishin, the …

Microsoft pushes out Windows 10 preview with new mail and calendar apps, tablet optimization

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 Technical Preview for PCs, build 1061. The preview includes new mail and calendar apps, and improvements to Start, Taskbar, and Action Center.<p>It also adds optimization of the Taskbar for tablets, Task View improvements, and the ability to create as many …

In the shadow of 13,063-foot #WheelerPeak in #GreatBasin National Park (#Nevada), 5,000 year old bristlecone pine trees grow on rocky glacial moraines. Experience the solitude of the desert, the smell of sagebrush after a thunderstorm and the beauty of #LehmanCaves. The area boasts some of the darkest night skies left in the United States, making for some great #stargazing. #NationalPark Service photo.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co: restaurant review

<b>13 Coventry Street, London W1 (020 3763 5288). Meal for two, including drinks and service: £90</b><p>At the top of the stairs up to the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co by London’s Piccadilly is a sign. It reads: “Stupid is as stupid does”. Perhaps I should embrace this as a gift from the god of restaurant critics: …

Buddhist monk, under cloud of suspicion, dies in apparent suicide

Dao Nguyen served as head monk of Tu Nghiem Temple, one of many small Buddhist houses of worship that dot the neighborhoods of Little Saigon in Orange County.<p>His Santa Ana congregation was small but boisterous. And in recent months, he had been organizing a pilgrimage to Vietnam for temple members …

Potential Conservative welfare cuts revealed in leaked emails

Tories dismiss proposed changes seen by BBC that include restricting child benefit to first two children and taxing disability benefits<p>A range of welfare benefits are potentially facing the axe or severe restrictions by the Conservatives after the general election, according to emails seen by the …

10 Supposedly Irish Things That Aren't Remotely Irish

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, millions will be embracing all things Irish. Wait, make that faux Irish—because many St. Patrick's "traditions" have …

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