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Janet Reno: A Life in Pictures

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China adopts cyber security law in face of overseas opposition

BEIJING (Reuters) - China adopted a controversial cyber security law on Monday to counter what Beijing says are growing threats such as hacking and terrorism, but the law triggered concerns among foreign business and rights groups.<p>A map of China is seen through a magnifying glass on a computer …

China

Oil leaders meet in Abu Dhabi, hoping market now at bottom

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The international oil market has hit its bottom, though how long it will be there remains in question, leaders …

Janet Reno, first female US attorney general, dies at 78

<b>(CNN) —</b> Janet Reno, former US attorney general under President Bill Clinton, died Monday morning following a long battle with Parkinson's disease, her sister Maggy Hurchalla said. She was 78.<p>Reno, the nation's first-ever female attorney general, served in the Clinton White House from 1993 to …

Reno

Great Motivational Quotes To Read Before Going To Sleep

An alarming amount of our population suffers from insomnia or reports having low quality sleep. Sometimes after having a busy day I used to get in bed and have a hard time falling asleep because too many thoughts were rushing through my mind. After I picked up my meditation practice, and started …

Earthquake Levels Towns in Central Italy: Pictures

Rome

14 Chic Hats to Top Things Off This Fall

Cool and cozy headwarmers.<p>Hats are a hallmark of the fall season. They can punctuate a look, camouflage a bad hair day, and combat the nip in the air. Ahead, our edit of the most fashion-forward toppers as we upgrade our headwear arsenal with slouchy fedoras, slim berets, and cozy beanies.

Clothing

Scientists Have Found a Supplement That Can Switch Off Junk Food Cravings

Shut up and take my money.<p>Scientists in the UK have developed a supplement that can reportedly switch off cravings for high-calorie foods, such a …

Nutrition

Two Russian helicopter pilots shot down, killed in Syria by Isil militants

A military helicopter was shot down by Isil militants near Palmyra in Syria, killing two Russian pilots on board.<p>The two men had been attacking a detachment of Isil fighters in the Homs region on Friday, when the Syrian Mi-25 helicopter they were in ran out of ammunition, the ministry said, …

ISIS Has Launched a Newspaper to Recruit Southeast Asian Fighters

The Islamic State has published a local language publication to increase its appeal to jihadists in Southeast Asia, according to a report in the …

The way we buy things online is on the verge of a revolution

It changed the entire industry.<p>Prime got people used to buying everyday items like toothpaste and Cocoa Puffs off of the internet, and it got people used to window shopping from the comfort of their bed, both of which are now the norm for online shopping.<p>Amazon brought together everything into one …

I've read 12 books about money over the past year — and 3 key pieces of advice appear nearly everywhere

Over the past year, I've read one money-related book a month, from Benjamin Franklin's 1758 classic, "The Way to Wealth" to the more recent bestseller, Ramit Sethi's "I Will Teach You to Be Rich."<p>While each is fundamentally different in style — and varying in content — three pearls of wisdom about …

The biggest threat of Brexit is not to the UK but to the rest of Europe | Simon Jenkins

Although Britain has given itself an almighty shock, the visionary outcome of this leave vote ought to start a grand debate across the continent<p>A silly question was asked and a silly answer was given. That is democracy. But so is leadership. As the good ship Tory government smashes on to rocks of …

Europe

UK scientists face an uncertain future after Brexit vote

Concerns over funding and collaboration are at the forefront following landmark referendum<p>The UK's decision to leave the European Union has rattled the scientific community, amid fears that the so-called "Brexit" referendum could threaten funding for British research and collaboration across the …

“This is a blow to Europe”: Leaders in the EU react to Brexit

The world is left stunned—and somewhat aghast—as Britain voted to leave the European Union.<p>Voters in the UK chose to leave by a margin of 52% to 48%. Now, with the world’s most complicated divorce finally set to begin, how have Britain’s rejected neighbors reacted to the results of this historic …

Europe

The 6 Biggest Consequences of the U.K.'s Brexit Vote, So Far

• David Cameron, the U.K. Prime Minister, <b>has resigned</b>. He expects to hand over power to a new Prime Minister in October. That will be preceded by what …

Great Britain

A judge ordered the release of hundreds of pages of Trump University documents

In his decision, Judge Gonzalo Curiel ordered the documents, totaling about 1,000 pages, must be released by June 2.<p>The decision comes as a setback for Trump, whose lawyers have argued that the sealed records contain trade secrets and that the company would resume in some form after a resolution in …

Police: Man says he killed wife because of her health, drug costs

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man in Florida told police he killed his wife because she was in poor health and they could no longer afford the medications necessary for her care, according to an arrest affidavit from the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office.<p>Police said William J. Hager, 86, told them on Monday that in …

How the New Emotional Workplace Affects Hiring, Retention and Culture

Now more than ever to recruit top talent and keep your best employees motivated it's imperative to focus on personal relationships .<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you want to attract and retain top performers? It might be time to start looking more closely …

Employee Engagement

Why Won't the UK Legalize Ketamine as an Antidepressant?

People have been taking the dissociative anesthetic as a treatment for mental health illnesses for years, but there are specific roadblocks holding it back from widespread medicinal use.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>"It saved my life," says Tiffany Snow. "I would recommend it to anyone …

Mental Health

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‘Burps of Death’ in the Bermuda Triangle?

03/15/2016 · by carylsue · in Classroom Ideas, Current Event Connection, Geography In the News, Main. ·<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p>Researchers say methane bubbling to the surface of the ocean could explain the sudden loss of ships in the western North Atlantic. (Guardian)<p>Use today’s MapMaker Interactive map to find the …

This woman, a self-described cyborg, can sense every earthquake in real time

Moon Ribas might just be the most normal looking cyborg you’ll meet. Unlike the contingent of extreme biohackers or “grinders,” the 30-year old Spanish avant-garde artist’s superpower—or self-imposed aberration—is not immediately obvious. Ribas has a tiny magnet near the crook of her elbow that …

Geology

Hadron Collider reboot surprises physicists with hints of ‘unexpected’ new particle

GENEVA — Was it a blip, or a breakthrough?<p>Scientists around the globe are revved up with excitement as the world’s biggest atom smasher – best known …

Too poor to pay for college, too rich for financial aid

Gage Marquez's dream is to become the first in his family to go to college, get his degree from the University of California at San Diego, and eventually become a cardiologist.<p>He nearly cried tears of joy when he found out he got in.<p>But then he and his parents took a look at the financial aid …

College & University

Microsoft's lawsuit, and retail's data-disclosure secrecy problem

When Microsoft on Thursday (April 14) sued the U.S. Justice Department demanding more openness about data seizures, it made the case that its …

Do investing and justice mix? Companies that fund lawsuits are hailed - and blasted

Some lawsuits never get filed for a single reason: cost. And firms in a burgeoning line of business are trying to change that.<p>It's called litigation finance: Third-party investment firms put up money to fund a lawsuit for a litigant -- usually the plaintiff, or person bringing the suit -- who …