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How Veteran Fighter Pilot Tammie Jo Shults Saved Crippled Southwest Flight 1380

Capt. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger could rely on automated help to pull off the ‘Miracle on the Hudson.’ Ex-fighter pilot Tammie Jo Shults saved hundreds of …

New Mexico

Singapore Airlines unveils new cabin interior for Boeing 787-10 'Dreamliner'

SINGAPORE -- Singapore Airlines, known for its luxurious high-end service, unveiled its newest cabin interior here Wednesday morning (Tuesday evening New York time).<p>The refreshed cabin -- including a new "regional" business class seat -- were shown to the public for the first time on the company's …

Singapore Airlines

Opened Bathroom Door at 8pm to Find Sridevi Dead: Boney Kapoor

As the mystery around Sridevi's sudden demise last week continued, her husband and film producer Boney Kapoor has opened up -- perhaps for the first …

Living Rooms

The First Great Crime Novel of 2018

When Zachary Lazar was six, his father was murdered in an Arizona parking garage. Years later, the events of that day brought him and Deborah …

Creative Writing

Despite Frigid Weather, The Snow In Pyeongchang Is Fake

If you've been watching the Winter Games on TV, you may have noticed there's not a lot of snow in Pyeongchang. While the South Korean region is known for its frigid winters, major snowstorms are rare in February.<p>That's where Snow Making Inc. (SMI), comes in. The Michigan-based company has installed …

14 Stephen King quotes about writing you totally need to hang on your wall

The first Stephen King book I ever read was <i>The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon</i>. I was still in my teens, and my gran — a huge King fan herself — thought it …

Stephen King

Dark web paedophile Matthew Falder jailed for 32 years

A paedophile who blackmailed a string of vulnerable victims including a girl who was ordered to eat dog food has been jailed for 32 years.<p>Cambridge graduate Matthew Falder admitted 137 offences, including blackmail, voyeurism and encouraging the rape of a child, relating to 46 complainants after …

Sociology

The big fat Rs 11,400 crore Nirav Modi scam: All you need to know

Nirav Modi procured fraudulent letters of undertaking from a PNB branch in Mumbai, based on which he allegedly secured credit from the foreign arms …

Nirav Modi

Rishi Kapoor Fanboys Over Priya Varrier, Predicts Stardom for Her

Priya Prakash Varrier shot to intenet fame with her viral wink in the song from the Malayalam film, <i>Oru Aadar Love.</i> She has now grabbed the attention …

Bollywood

The publishing company that's only publishing female authors in 2018

<b>When author Kamila Shamsie challenged the book industry to publish only women in 2018 to help address a gender imbalance in literature, just one publisher took up the challenge - the Sheffield-based company And Other Stories.</b><p>It was almost three years ago that Shamsie suggested "a concerted campaign …

Kim Jong Un's sister is stealing the show at the Winter Olympics

<b>(CNN) —</b> If "diplomatic dance" were an event at the Winter Olympics, Kim Jong Un's younger sister would be favored to win gold.<p>With a smile, a handshake and a warm message in South Korea's presidential guest book, Kim Yo Jong has struck a chord with the public just one day into the PyeongChang Games.<p>…

North Korea

Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket heading towards asteroid belt after overshooting Mars' orbit

Elon Musk's super-rocket has taken flight and overshot Mars' orbit, going further out into the solar system than originally planned.<p>His cherry-red Tesla, carrying a dummy and blasting Bowie's Life on Mars, was supposed to take a path around the Sun which would take it out into Mars' orbit.<p>It …

Elon Musk

A Triumphant First Launch for Elon Musk's Giant Rocket

SpaceX’s 27-engine Falcon Heavy successfully blasted off from Florida with a cherry-red Tesla convertible in tow.<p><i>Updated on February 6 at 7:29 p.m. ET</i><p>CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—Seven years ago, the Falcon Heavy was a model rocket, sitting on a table in a conference room in Washington, D.C., in front of …

Space Travel

Thirukkural With Meanings

We are proud and happy to release "Thirukkural (திருக்குறள்) with meanings" android mobile app with meanings and translation in both Tamil and …

Relive Your College Years With This Thoughtful, Hilarious Novel

"The Idiot" immerses readers in a Harvard student’s thwarted, anxiety-filled freshman year.<p>During the first winter of Selin Karadağ’s undergraduate career at Harvard, she’s walking through campus with her friend Svetlana when she runs into a linguistics classmate. “‘Hey Selin, how’s it going,’ he …

Gumnaam

For the 2008 film, see Gumnaam – The Mystery.<p><i>Gumnaam</i> (translation: <i>Unknown</i> or <i>Anonymous</i>) is a 1965 Indian Bollywood suspense thriller film, directed by …

The Ringling Bros. circus is shutting down after 146 years

A circus without elephants might be more humane, but apparently it's far less enticing.<p>The owners of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus said …

Elephants

What CES 2017 Means for Autonomous Vehicles

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become the auto industry’s favorite showcase for self-driving car technology. This year’s edition …

Strength, Humor and Solidarity: The Story of Steve Gleason and Scott Fujita | by Steve Gleason & Scott Fujita

<b>Steve Gleason</b><br>So before we really get into things here, I want to share a story. It’s about a hike Scott and I did together a few years back, in San …

6 Signs Your Wife Is Totally Fed Up With You

"You had better wake up and hear what she’s trying to tell you before it’s too late.”<p>In any marriage or long-term relationship, you have to stay present. Unfortunately, far too many men take their partner’s satisfaction in the relationship for granted, said Sharon Gilchrest O’Neill<i>,</i> a marriage and …

Aditi ~ •A Thousand Words A Million Books's review of It Must've Been Something He Wrote

<i>I received a review copy from the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are entirely my own.</i><p>Truth be told, despite …

Aditi's review of It Must've Been Something He Wrote

<i>“We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and</i> …

The 20 best smartphones in the world

50 Quotes With the Power to Motivate You to Do Anything

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's no denying the fact that entrepreneurs need a daily dose of motivation. One of the best ways to lift your spirit is by reading quotes that tug at heartstrings and stimulate our minds.<p>As I'm living the …

Is Sex Killing Your Success?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the book, <i>Think and Grow Rich</i>, author Napoleon Hill states, “Sex desire is the most powerful of human desires. So strong and impelling is the desire for sexual contact that men freely run the risk of life and reputation to indulge …

The Secret Agent: ​a timely BBC adaptation of Joseph Conrad's novel

As Conrad’s 1907 novel screens, Mark Lawson hails a prescient masterpiece that has shaped depictions of terrorism and espionage<p>As they watch a suicide bomber with explosives strapped to his chest walk through a London that feels on the brink of political collapse, some viewers may suspect that the …

Literature