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Surgeon Claims He's Done The First Human Head Transplant, But There Are Huge Red Flags

Unbelievable.<p>Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero claimed on Friday that he had completed the world's first human head transplant between two corpses …

Swede convicted of 'online' rape for coercing young teens

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A 41-year-old Swedish man was convicted of rape and sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday for coercing young teenagers in Canada, Britain and the United States to perform sexual acts in front of webcams by threatening them or their families.<p>A court in Uppsala, Sweden …

Crime

The week in 28 photos

Take a look at 28 photos of the week from November 24 through November 30.

North Korea

Kim Jong Nam had VX antidote at time of murder

The half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un was carrying an antidote to the poison which killed him at the time of his death. CNN's Paula Newton has more.

North Korea

Rexit? White House readies plan to force out Rex Tillerson as relationship with Trump sours

WASHINGTON – The White House has readied a plan to oust embattled Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replace him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, who …

The fallout from Trump’s anti-Muslim retweets reinforces how he’s untouchable

Another day, another Donald Trump tweet. Only this time, his latest speaks more to his unshakeable power than he probably intended.<p>After coming under fire for retweeting three disturbing, unverified anti-Muslim videos from the far-right UK political party Britain First yesterday (Nov. 29), …

Donald Trump

Outrage in U.K. grows over Trump's retweets of extremist videos

LONDON — With a few retweets, President Donald Trump has prompted outrage across the British political spectrum and severely tested relations with one of the United States' closest allies.<p>Many in the U.K. said Trump was explicitly endorsing extremism by sharing inflammatory anti-Muslim and …

Donald Trump

South says North Korea's latest missile test is bigger threat

South Korea says North Korea’s latest intercontinental ballistic missile that can fly over 13,000 kilometers is a new type. But whether it can hit …

North Korea

The best crime books and thrillers of 2017

Mark Lawson welcomes the return of George Smiley, drunken spooks and the recreation of a real-life murder trial<p>In literature, as in boxing, great champions have compromised their reputations by going on too long. But entering the ring for the 24th time, at the age of 86, John le Carré remained an …

Books

For years the EU bent over backwards to please Britain. Now you ask for 'flexibility'?

Writing in the Telegraph this week, former Conservative leader William Hague accused the EU of giving David Davis and his team the “runaround” and showing entrenched inflexibility with regards to British membership of the EU, David Cameron’s renegotiation and the current Brexit talks. In Brussels …

That Crazy Plan to Refreeze The Arctic Is Actually Getting a Trial Run in Switzerland

We're gonna need more snow machines.<p>Back in February, physicists announced an outlandish plan to 're-freeze' the Arctic, by installing 10 million …

Global Warming

Germany proposed charging Britain for EU single market access: magazine | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - German government officials have proposed giving Britain access to the European Union’s single market in return for a fee, Focus magazine said on Saturday citing a Finance Ministry report.<p>FILE PHOTO: Euro and Pound banknotes are seen in front of BREXIT letters in this picture …

North Africa

3 Men, 1 Skyscraper And A Conflict-Of-Interest Concern In Foreign Policy

When President Trump recently invited Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to visit the White House, it reopened questions about conflicts of interest between U.S. foreign policy and Trump's business interests.<p>The two presidents are connected by a Filipino businessman. Duterte last fall named Jose …

Donald Trump

Trump: I said NATO was obsolete 'not knowing much about NATO'

Trump recalled in an interview with the Associated Press on Friday that when he was first asked about the North Atlantic Treaty Organization by CNN's Wolf Blitzer, he was caught off guard because he "wasn't in government" so never had to learn about the US-led defense alliance.<p>"People don't go …

Donald Trump

Sturgeon claims May called snap election because of fears over expenses

SNP leader says PM wants to avoid police investigation into Tory election expenses in the 2015 campaign catching up with party<p>Nicola Sturgeon has claimed that Theresa May called the snap election in part because she feared that numerous Tory MPs would be prosecuted for fraud over their election …

Fish

North Korea warns of all-out war over US provocations

Pyongyang has warned the US over what it said were its "mad-cap nuclear war provocations", aimed at violating "the sovereignty and vital rights of North Korea at any cost".<p>A statement of the Foreign Ministry, released on Friday and read out on state TV on Saturday, said North Korea possessed a …

Marine Le Pen Is In A Much Deeper Hole Than Trump Ever Was

Emmanuel Macron, a centrist candidate, and Marine Le Pen, of the far-right-wing National Front, will advance to a runoff in the French presidential …

Europe

'Overwatch' pro goes on racist tirade on stream, destroys his own career

<i>Overwatch</i> player Matt "Dellor" Vaughn caused his title to change from pro to former pro over the weekend after he angrily spewed a series of racist …

eSports

What You Can Learn From 'Elon Musk's Resume of Epic Failures' | Inc.com

"Elon Musk's Resume of Failures" is a great visual reminder that failure is just another part of your success story. It also hints at three reasons why failure is actually one of our greatest teachers.<p><b>1. Failure helps you get good at solving problems.</b><p>If you succeed at every turn, you're probably …

Tesla

Ex-Fox News guest: Hannity made 'uncomfortable' advances

A former Fox News guest says Sean Hannity made her feel "uncomfortable" by repeatedly asking her to his hotel while on assignment more than a decade ago, and said she stopped appearing on the host's show soon after refusing to meet him.<p>But Debbie Schlussel said Monday she doesn't believe that …

Sexual Harassment

Woman who set up male-only divorce law firm says men are the 'biggest losers' in cases

A lawyer who set up her own firm specifically to help men in divorce proceedings has said it is men who are often the “biggest losers” in cases, not …

This Woman Literally Used Her Boyfriend's Balls as a Beauty Blender

Folks, let me be straight with you: I am a big fan of DIY beauty. When someone procures a fascinating makeup hack or a weird but genius hair tip, I get excited. However. <i>However.</i> The latest viral story about a makeshift Beauty Blender has sent me into a tailspin and I am not okay. The gist: a woman …

Filmmaking

Emmanuel Macron v Marine Le Pen: who are they and what are their policies?

Independent centrist Emmanuel Macron will face far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen in a run-off on Sunday 7 May<p>And then there were two. France’s first-round presidential election weeded out the also-rans and some genuine contenders to leave centrist Emmanuel Macron facing far-right leader …

North Africa

France Votes in High-Stakes Presidential Election That Could Determine Future of Europe

Voters cast ballots amid tight security in wake of Paris terror attack<p>PARIS—French voters headed to the polls Sunday for the first round of a closely contested presidential election that has turned into a referendum on the nation’s place in the European Union and the future of its generous …

North Africa

May's Conservatives on course for sweeping British election victory | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Theresa May appeared on course to win a crushing election victory in June after opinion polls put support for her ruling Conservative party at around 50 percent, double that of the opposition Labour party.<p>Britain's Prime Minster Theresa May delivers a stump speech at …

United Kingdom

North Korea says it is ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier | Reuters

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea said on Sunday it was ready to sink a U.S. aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, in the latest sign of rising tension as U.S. President Donald Trump prepared to call the leaders of China and Japan.<p>The United States ordered the USS Carl Vinson …

North Korea

France votes amid political turmoil

Today's first round of voting in France's presidential elections is the culmination of the country's very surprising campaign. Lisa Louis reports …

Europe

Chinese jihadis' rise in Syria raises concerns at home

BEIRUT (AP) — Many don't speak Arabic and their role in Syria is little known to the outside world, but the Chinese fighters of the Turkistan Islamic Party in Syria are organized, battled-hardened and have been instrumental in ground offensives against President Bashar Assad's forces in the …

Middle East

How I learned the importance of keeping in touch

I was recently walking in Manhattan when I saw someone who looked like Karen, a coworker from my first job, more than a decade ago.<p>Karen and I had …

Employment

Paris attack witness: 'I hid in a corner'

Witnesses describe the "absolute terror" of a shooting in Paris in which a police officer was killed.

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