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Here's the military equipment that North Korea could use against the world at any moment

The North Korean military has 690,000 active military personnel, 4,500,000 active reserve military personnel, and is heavily armed with aging but still deadly Soviet-era equipment.<p>Take a look at North Korea's military hardware below.

15 Fundamental Differences Between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton

1. Sanders has served as an elected official for over 34 years. Clinton has not.<p>2. Sanders has supported gay rights since the early '80s. Clinton has not.<p>3. Sanders wants to end the prohibition of marijuana. Clinton does not.<p>4. Sanders wants to end the death penalty. Clinton does not.<p>5. Sanders …

These are TIME's Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

<b>January</b><p>Let’s face it: January’s notoriously bad for movies. Maybe curl up with a book instead?<p><b>February</b><p>Feb. 5: <i>Hail Caesar!</i><p>The Coen brothers’ next …

Bernie Sanders Won the Debate, Defeated the DNC, and Became the Real Democratic Front Runner

In my recent appearance on the Thom Hartmann Program, I explain why Bernie Sanders will become president, and why the recent data controversy illuminates numerous Clinton scandals overtly ignored by the DNC. Debbie Wasserman Shultz struck at the campaign, Sanders supporters struck back, and genuine …

If Donald Trump Becomes President, It's on You

Enough is enough.<p>For months, political scientists have looked at the strange spectacle that is the Donald J. Trump for President campaign and have largely come away with one of two opinions.<p>For some, Trump is a caricature, a buffoon saying the most outlandish things to get screen time, debasing …

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Jared Leto’s description of playing The Joker is horrifying

The picture painted by numerous co-stars is one of an actor so dedicated to the performance that he never broke character. Now we have the first word from the man himself about what it was like playing the clown prince of crime and the picture he paints is twisted and weird.<p>Speaking with Empire …

Before Dr. Seuss Was Famous He Drew These Sad, Racist Ads

Less well celebrated are Theodor Seuss Geisel's early advertising and political cartoons from the 1920s through the 1940s, which feature a decidely racist streak.<p>In the ads (from the collection of the library of the University of California, San Diego), black people are presented as savages, living …

Mexico Releases Entire Public File On Missing 43 Students Case

After a flood of criticism over its handling of the case, the attorney general's office posted the entire redacted investigation online.<p>The Mexican Attorney General’s Office made public on Sunday the entire redacted file of its investigation into the case of the 43 missing students. <p>The move, …

Oklahoma used wrong drug to execute US convict

Charles Warner, killed on January 15, was given potassium acetate rather than potassium chloride, autopsy finds<p>An inmate executed in the US state of Oklahoma in January was killed using the wrong drug, according to an autopsy report made public on Thursday.<p>The revelation follows a decision by the …

Lionel Messi to be tried on tax fraud charges as lawyers demand 22-month prison sentence

Judge in charge of the case rejects a request by the public prosecutor to try only the footballer's father<p>Argentina and Barcelona striker Lionel Messi and his father Jorge are to stand trial on three counts of tax fraud that could theoretically carry prison sentences.<p>In court papers that were made …

The astonishing village where little girls turn into boys aged 12

In every way, Johnny is physically and biologically male. But, astonishingly he did not grow a penis until he hit puberty.<p>He is one of many children who live in Salinas, an isolated village in the southwestern Dominican Republic, who are seemingly born female, only to become men in their teenage …

McDonald's turnaround strategy is in overdrive

The fast-food chain has added some new items — like the premium sirloin burger — while altering others, like the quarter pounder, and announced that it will soon offer breakfast all day, among other changes.<p>McDonald's is hoping that the tweaks help to revive business following seven straight …

North Korea main nuclear complex is in 'full operation' as Pyongyang issues warning to US

The North is ready to cope with US hostility with "nuclear weapons any time", the North's Atomic Energy Institute says, as Yongbyon complex is in "full operation"<p>North Korea has confirmed suspicions that it has restarted operations at its Yongbyon nuclear plant and threatened to use nuclear weapons …

FIFA 16: Best Young Players to Target in Career Mode

It's too bad there are no American football-style fantasy drafts in <i>FIFA 16</i> when you want to begin the campaign in career mode. Unless you're playing FIFA Ultimate Team Draft, you'll have to wheel and deal to acquire the services of the best players in the world on one club.<p>If you're in it for the …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> The Greek island of Lesbos is "on the verge of explosion," the country's junior interior minister said, as it struggles to cope with tens of thousands of migrants making their way to Western Europe.<p><b>2</b><b>.</b> Mexico has charged four public officials— two members of Mexico's intelligence agency and two …

Investigation into Mexico's 43 missing students dismisses official story

Six-month investigation says government’s story of protesters being incinerated at rubbish dump is impossible<p>An official government account of the disappearance of 43 students that sparked a wave of public outrage in Mexico is scientifically impossible, according to an investigation by independent …

Man Utd transfers: Anthony Martial and Keylor Navas set to join, with David de Gea nearing exit

Monaco forward and Real Madrid goalkeeper edge towards moves on an eventful day at Old Trafford<p>Louis van Gaal has taken one of the biggest gambles of his managerial career on a frantic day of transfer dealing at Manchester United by sanctioning the £29m sale of David de Gea to Real Madrid and a …

Jose Mourinho: Crystal Palace were lucky & singles out 1 Chelsea player (video)

By Ben Green Last Updated: August 29, 2015 8:34 pm<p>Jose Mourinho cut a frustrated figure in his press conference after Chelsea’s surprise 2-1 home …

In taking on Jorge Ramos, Donald Trump may have tussled with the wrong media star

In his latest showdown, Donald Trump ordered Univision anchor Jorge Ramos out of a news conference Tuesday, telling him to "go back to Univision."<p>Ramos, who like Trump is known for his confrontational style, didn't back down until he was escorted out of the room by security. Eventually, Ramos was …

Real Madrid Transfer News: Fresh Targets, Rumours Linked to Los Blancos

A new batch of rumours hit the Real Madrid rumour mill this weekend as the prospective pursuits of Real Betis midfielder Dani Ceballos and Manchester United No. 1 David De Gea intensified.<p>According to Spanish radio station Cadena COPE (h/t Miguel Moran of <i>Marca</i>), Los Blancos will trigger Ceballos' …

Here's why Donald Trump won't win the Republican presidential nomination

Donald Trump’s authoritative lead in early polling in the 2016 Republican race for the presidential nomination has left Americans excited, confused and afraid.<p>Donald Trump tells Alabama pep rally 'I want the election to be held tomorrow'<p>Read more<p>Trump hasn’t been out of first place in national …

La Liga 70: Ranking the Top Players Ahead of 2015/16 Season

It's finally here: after what feels like the longest pre-season ever, the 2015-16 Liga season is about to get underway in Spain, with matches starting Friday night and lasting all over the weekend.<p>Last year's title was tightly contested by Barcelona and Real Madrid, won eventually by the Catalan …

Does the Constitution Guarantee Citizenship to Anyone Born in U.S.?

U.S. news<p>"End birthright citizenship," wrote Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump in his new policy paper on immigration.<p>"No sane country would give automatic citizenship to the children of illegal immigrants," the paper states, noting that Democratic Senator Harry Reid of Nevada took a …

Tianjin warehouse handled chemicals without licence, reports Chinese state media

Yu Xuewei, chairman of the Dongjiang Port Ruihai International Logistics Company was taken into custody on Thursday but it is not clear if he and nine others have been charged<p>The owner of the warehouse that exploded killing over 100 people in Tianjin last week has been detained following the …

Iran threatened ‘harm’ to top nuke inspector to prevent disclosure of secret deal

Iranian leaders prevented a top International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) official from disclosing to U.S. officials the nature of secret side deals with the Islamic Republic by threatening harm to him, according to regional reports.<p>Yukiya Amano, IAEA director general, purportedly remained silent …

Venezuela's currency is now so worthless that people are using it as napkins

A Reddit user uploaded a picture on Monday of a man using a 2 bolivar note to hold an empanada.<p>According to Venezuela's official bolivar-dollar exchange rate, the man using his money as a napkin is wasting about $0.31 (£0.20).<p>But on the black market, the reality is completely different. You can get …

Strapped for Cash, Some Greeks Turn to Ancient Source of Wealth

Greece’s financial crisis is causing a spike in illegal excavations and swelling the ranks of looters with first-time offenders.<p>Recently police in Greece have noted a spike in a surprising kind of crime: People with no prior criminal record are looting Greek antiquities.<p>One sign of the problem: a …

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The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

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A cap that treats depression? Check the science before getting excited

When scientific breakthroughs are reported, no matter how exciting, journalists and readers alike need to cut through the hype and look at the evidence<p>Yesterday, an article in the Entrepreneurs section of the Guardian purported to reveal a “cloth cap that could help treat depression”. This claim …

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4 Reasons to Believe Real Madrid Will Win La Liga in 2015/16

By their own extremely high standards, Real Madrid will write 2014-15 off as a car crash.<p>It ended with a popular manager, Carlo Ancelotti, being sacked, as the club went from euphoria of winning La Decima to rolling in a pit of despair as their archrivals Barcelona won the treble.<p>However, at the …