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Army captain receiving highest honors for taking down suicide bomber in Afghanistan

President<p>Obamawill award the nation's highest military honor to Florent A. Groberg, a former Army captain who tackled a suicide bomber to protect a group of senior officers in eastern Afghanistan.<p>Groberg, 32, is to be awarded the Medal of Honor at a White House ceremony on Nov. 12. He will be the …

10 Most terrifying civilizations in history of the world (With Pictures)

5. Nazi Germany<p>Nazi Germany, also known as the Third Reich, is the common name for Germany during an era where the country transformed from a …

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Piece of string better than BMI for checking body fat

Checking that waist circumference is no more than half of height is the best way of monitoring body mass, say experts<p>A piece of string is a more accurate measure of dangerous weight gain than the controversial Body Mass Index (BMI) a new study suggests.<p>Simply measuring height with string, folding …