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Tunisia beach attack: witnesses say more than one gunman involved

British tourists who survived Friday’s attack on beach in Sousse have said they saw a second man carrying a gun amid confusion over version of events<p>More than one gunman was involved in the terrorist massacre in Tunisia, witnesses have claimed, as four Britons seriously injured in the shooting were …

Terrorism

Iraq launches offensive to retake Tikrit from ISIL

Iraqi government forces backed by allied Shia and Sunni fighters have begun a large-scale military operation to recapture Saddam Hussein's hometown from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group.<p>A force comprising 20,000 soldiers and fighters was trying to advance into Tikrit on Monday …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Iranians hold plane sit-ins over 13-hour delays

Passengers on board an Ata Airlines flight at the end of February faced a 12-hour delay on a flight from Mashhad, in eastern Iran, to the capital, Tehran, reported the LA Times. The route should take less than two hours.<p>According to Tabnak.ir, those on board the Iranian carrier’s plane refused to …

Five Men Hospitalized After Eating Poisonous Fugu

A group of five men were hospitalized after eating fugu — or poisonous pufferfish — at a restaurant in Wakayama, Japan. According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, the men — who were all in their 40s and 50s — "pleaded" with a restaurant owner to serve them fugu liver in a hot pot. The fish is known to …

The Most Stylish Moments from The Sound of Music

In honor of the tonight's NYC reprise of Chanel's Paris-Salzburg Metiers d'Arts show, we present the 10 most fashion-forward moments of the von Trapp family.<p>In honor of the tonight's NYC reprise of Chanel's Paris-Salzburg Metiers d'Arts show, we present the 10 most fashion-forward moments of the …

'Game of Thrones' fave Natalie Dormer stars in Hozier's 'Someone New' video

Irish singer-songwriter Hozier—famous for taking just about all of 2014 to church—released the video for his latest single of his self-titled debut, …

How to be a success? Get up before dawn

Apple CEO Tim Cook gets up at 3.45am, while American Vogue editor Anna Wintour is woken at 4.30am for a game of tennis. You snooze, you lose...<p>I have never understood the impulse that drives people to do things because they have seen someone famous doing them. If anything, you’d think it would be …

Apple Watch

Vice President Ann Coulter is a thing that happens in “Sharknado 3″

And Mark Cuban will be president<p>The cast of "Sharknado 3" just added a host of guest stars -- including Ann Coulter and Mark Cuban -- according to the Hollywood Reporter.<p>"Sharknado 3," the third movie in SyFy's terrible/ultra-campy franchise, will take place in Washington, D.C., and according to …

Ann Coulter

The Apple Watch Will Launch Outside the US in April Too

When Apple first released the iPhone and iPad, their launches were limited to the US before rolling out to other countries over the following months. It appears that won’t be the case with the Apple Watch.<p>While speaking at an Apple Store in Berlin last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook told employees the …

Bangladesh police arrest suspect in blogger's murder

Bangladesh security forces have arrested a suspect in the killing of a Bangladeshi-American writer who was a prominent critic of religious extremism.<p>The arrest of Farabi Shafiur Rahman on Monday came four days after attackers wielding meat cleavers killed Avijit Roy as he walked with his wife on a …

Extremism

A Look inside a Capsule Hotel in Kyoto

The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours<p>The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours Kyoto seen here. The interior evokes a spaceship-like vibe with its ultra clean lines and minimalist …

The Awesomeness of Simple Puréed Soups (with 3 Recipes!)

Sometimes, the perfect dinner is a simple puréed soup. Here's how to make it right.<p>Puréed soups are simple, easy, and a great way to use up any leftover vegetables you have. They’re also a low-stakes way to experiment with new flavor combinations, colors, and garnishes. (You might just discover …

Cooking

Why Terrence Howard thinks they should use the 'N' word on 'Empire'

Fox’s <i>Empire</i>, the subject of this week’s EW cover story, pushes a lot of network television boundaries, including a major provocative plotline …

Dressgate: the science of why THAT blue dress looks white

It has divided a nation. How can a blue and black dress look white to some people? Science has the answer<p>Not since the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out wearing her Sarah Burton designed wedding outfit has social media been <b>so obsessed with one dress</b>.<p>Is this Roman Originals bodycon shift white or …

House of Cards Season 3 in Pictures

The Apple Watch Could Start Your Car

With the final details about pricing and launch dates expected at Apple’s March 9 event, Apple CEO Tim Cook shared another feature being built into the watch; it could potentially replace your car keys.<p>Cook told The Telegraph that the watch was designed to replace your car keys and the key fobs …

Israel

Allergan Still Looks Like a Trophy Worth Winning for Actavis

Three months after Actavis PLC announced its $66 billion acquisition of Botox-maker Allergan Inc., investors and analysts appear even more confident that the deal can drive the combined company’s stock higher.

Dow Jones