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This woman's creepily realistic cakes will freak you out

An artist is making amazingly realistic - and creepy - cakes, and shocking people all over the world with her designs.<p>Katherine Dey even runs tutorials, teaching people how to make cakes which look like undersea monsters, pigeons, human heads, and babies.<p>Dey, who also paints and sculpts in New …

Dessert

We are torturers and murderers: America’s first casualty of war is the Constitution

<b>(Reuters/Jim Young/Yuri Gripas/AP/Charles Dharapak/photo montage by Salon)</b><p>W dispensed with the Eighth Amendment; Obama with the Fifth and Fourteenth. Through it all, Congress has been MIA<p>Andrew J. Bacevich<p>April 6, 2016 8:15am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>Let’s face it: in …

Political Science

Is this doctor (and Ukip candidate) right that EU migrants will destroy the NHS?

EU referendum,NHS,Health,Society,Politics,UK news,UK Independence party (Ukip),Life and style,Europe,World news,European Union,Foreign policy<p>Professor Angus Dalgleish is one of the country’s leading cancer specialists – and his diagnosis for the NHS is terminal

Jeremy Corbyn Wants To Lift Ban On 'Sympathy' Strikes That Were Outlawed By Margaret Thatcher

Jeremy Corbyn has signalled he would lift the ban on “sympathy” strikes where workers show solidarity with other workplaces by taking industrial …

GMB 'to oppose Jeremy Corbyn's proposal for Trident submarines without nuclear missiles'

Telegraph understands one of Britain's bigger unions thinks the idea is incoherent and not credible and will not endorse the proposal<p>One of Britain's biggest trade unions will oppose <b>Jeremy Corbyn's plans to have Trident nuclear submarines that do not carry missiles</b>, The Telegraph understands.<p>It is …

Putin names US as a threat to national security for the first time

The document, "About the Strategy of National Security of Russian Federation", was signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year's Eve. It replaces a 2009 version, endorsed by then- President Dmitry Medvedev, the current prime minister, which mentioned neither the United States not NATO.<p>It says …

Russia

This Photo Of People Falling Over On New Year's Eve Is Being Compared To Renaissance Art

"It's very well-weighted, like a Caravaggio."<p>"It's a lovely and flattering comparison, especially in the context of a category of photography that's too often derided," he said.<p>Goodman, a freelance photographer from Manchester, said he believed anything could be considered art.<p>"There are street …

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

Putin casually floated the idea of using nuclear weapons against ISIS

It's important to remember that military involvement in Syria, and the harsh statements that regularly accompany it, serve a dual purpose for the Russian government.<p>On the international front, Russia is busy expanding its comparatively limited sphere of influence and seizing whatever opportunity it …

Russia just successfully tested an anti-satellite missile

The flight test of Russia's direct ascent anti-satellite missile, known as Nudol, took place Nov. 18, according to defense officials familiar with reports of the test.<p>It was the first successful test in three attempts, said officials who spoke on condition of anonymity.<p>With the successful …

Military

The Latest: Co-pilot's wife: He complained about plane

CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — The latest news on a Russian passenger plane that crashed Saturday on a flight from Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, to St. Petersburg, …

Airplanes

13 Spooky Movies for Halloween and What to Eat (or Drink) While Watching Them

Yes. Finally. Halloween is <b>right there</b>. It’s right. There. I can smell it, just like the witches from <i>The Witches</i> can smell kids. If you, like me, celebrate Halloween by watching a bunch of spooky movies and want to know what to eat or drink while watching them, rejoice! Flop on the couch, flip on …