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Here's the real reason red wine is good for your heart

But the question of <i>why</i> it's beneficial has puzzled scientists for decades; and the hypotheses are contentious at best.<p>Turns out, the advantages we <i>thought</i> were specific to red wine may actually go much deeper than the wine itself.<p>French epidemiologists popularized the myth of the "French Paradox" in …

Hackers leak contact details of 20,000 FBI staff

Hackers have leaked 22,175 FBI employees' names, job titles and contact details.<p>The leak comes a day after the hacker group, tweeting from the @DotGovs account, posted a database online with the details of 9,355 US government employees from another department.<p>The second round of details was posted …

Security

Barack Obama hails economic successes as unemployment rate drops below 5%

After it was announced on Friday that US unemployment had fallen below 5% for the first time in eight years, Barack Obama made a surprise visit to the White House briefing room.<p>Global markets fall after US jobs report raises prospect of interest rate rise<p>Read more<p>Praising how far the economy had …

Economics

7 Classic Looks for Spring as Picked (and Modeled) by David Beckham

From H&M's latest collection.<p>When David Beckham gives you a glimpse inside his spring wardrobe, you should probably listen, right? These seven looks carefully selected by the man himself from H&M's spring 2016 collection provide more than enough inspiration for what you could—and probably should—be …

Good news for coffee drinkers - caffeine consumption is better for your health than previously thought

Researchers have found that, contrary to prior belief, caffeine does not cause health-threatening heart palpitations<p>A new study has found that drinking coffee regularly does not lead to extra heartbeats - contrary to earlier studies that warned caffeine consumption could cause interruption to …

Biomedicine

CIA document from the 60s details how to take better photos of UFOs

As we all learned from X-Files, the truth is out there. Or, in this case it might be hidden somewhere in 130,000 formerly classified documents from the US Air Force’s (USAF) UFO investigations between 1947 and 1969.<p>Using the Freedom of Information Act to file over 5,000 requests, on everything from …

Not Enough Zzzzs? Social Media Use Could Be Messing With Your Sleep

Can’t seem to get a good night’s sleep? You might be checking Facebook too much.<p>A study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine suggests that heavy social media use could wreak havoc with your sleep patterns.<p>Previous studies have found that use of tech gadgets such as …

How the name of your street could be adding thousands to the price of your house

Do you live on a Warren, Chase or Mount? Then you're in luck...<p>Homes with the words Warren or Chase in their address tend to be the most expensive, according to an analysis of common street names.<p>Property website Zoopla's analysis of the most common street names in the UK found that a home in a …