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Sumatran Rhino Deemed Extinct in Malaysia

<b>Correction appended, Aug. 21, 2015</b><p>The Sumatran rhino—one of the rarest rhino species—is now considered extinct in the wild in Malaysia, according to …

Yemen: A country in chaos as fighting continues

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1188000/1188317_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532824663_f146bf70ede3d33127ba3c8038389ec1<p>Dozens of civilians have been killed in the latest fighting in the Gulf state of Yemen.<p>It came as the United Nations warned that millions of people …

Middle East

Poll: Indian Muslim women want end to verbal divorce

<b>New Delhi, India -</b> An overwhelming majority of Muslim women in India want reforms in religious laws involving matters of divorce, alimony, polygamy and custody of children, according to a survey conducted by a rights group.<p>Titled "Seeking Justice Within Family: A National Study on Muslim Women's …

High-level officials from two Koreas meet at border

High level officials from the two Koreas are holding talks in a bid to ease tensions, after the passing of a North Korean-imposed deadline for the South, to halt loudspeaker propaganda broadcasts across the border.<p>The South Korean presidential office confirmed on Saturday that a meeting is going …

Japan protests Russian PM's visit to disputed island

TOKYO/ITURUP (Reuters) - Japan on Saturday lodged a protest over Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s visit to one of four disputed Pacific islands which have strained ties between the two countries since the end of World War Two.<p>Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks as he attends the …

Russia

China's traffic police on alert after chemical blasts: Xinhua

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese traffic police are on high alert nationwide for dangerous chemicals, ten days after a warehouse exploded in the country’s northeast, state media said on Saturday.<p>Paramilitary policemen wearing masks ride a vehicle as they travel within a 3-km (2-mile) exclusion zone …

China

Pentagon: China's man-made islands growing, now thousands of acres

China has built up and reclaimed even more land in the South China Sea than previously thought -- with an archipelago of man-made islands now spanning 2,900 acres, according to a new Pentagon report released Friday.<p>The size of China's artificial island territory in the disputed waters represents a …

Pol Pot's sister-in-law, indicted for genocide in Cambodia, dies

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Ieng Thirith, the sister-in-law of Cambodian dictator Pol Pot, died on Saturday, nearly five years after she was indicted on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity, Cambodia’s U.N.-backed war crimes court said.<p>Ieng Thirith, former minister of social affairs of the …

Asia

Activists Call For An End To Deadly Syrian Barrel Bomb Attacks

In Syria, the United States is focused on countering the self-declared Islamic State, or ISIS. But what strikes terror among perhaps even more Syrians are the indiscriminate, so-called barrel bomb attacks by government forces.<p>Barrel bombs are crude metal drums packed with explosives and shrapnel. …

Riot over refugees in eastern German town leaves 31 police hurt

BERLIN (Reuters) - At least 31 German police officers were hurt in scuffles with about 600 protesters, many hurling bottles and stones, angry about the arrival of asylum seekers in an eastern German town in the early hours of Saturday, police said.<p>In one of the country’s biggest demonstrations …

Angela Merkel

Coalition air strikes 'kill dozens of Yemeni civilians'

At least 65 civilians have been killed by air strikes in Yemen's Taiz, including 17 people from one family, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) reported.<p>The deaths occurred when Saudi-led Arab coalition air strikes hit civilian homes, MSF said in a statement released on Friday.<p>During the past three days, …

More than a dozen killed in two car bomb attacks in Somalia

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed in two separate suicide car attacks in Somalia on Saturday, one in Mogadishu and another at a military training base in the southern port city of Kismayu, police and military sources said.<p>Islamist militant group al Shabaab has lost control of …

Extremism

Hundreds of refugees breach Macedonia border

Hundreds of refugees in Greece have forced their way over the Macedonian border as police fired stun grenades in a failed bid to stop them breaking through.<p>For the second day in a row, police fired stun grenades and clashed with refugees trying to rush over the border between Greece and …

Biggest populations in 2050: Move over Russia and Mexico. Here comes Africa

Move away other continents. Africa is coming.<p>Three out of the top 10 most populous countries in 2050 will be in Africa, a new report shows.<p>Nigeria, currently the seventh most populous country in the world, will rise to the fourth spot by 2050, the Washington-based Population Reference Bureau …

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Russia to display mega H-bomb copy in Moscow

<b>Russia will display a replica of the most powerful nuclear device ever to be exploded - the Soviet "Tsar Bomba" - near the Kremlin in Moscow next month.</b><p>The AN-602 hydrogen bomb casings will be the main draw at an exhibition devoted to Russia's atomic achievements since 1945, at the Manezh …

Russia

New Mexico police officers ordered to stand trial for murder

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico judge ruled Tuesday that two police officers must stand trial on murder charges in the on-duty shooting of a …

New Mexico

Ruling party wins Sri Lankan election

Sri Lanka’s ruling United National Party has won the most seats in the country’s parliamentary elections.<p>The UNP picked up one hundred and six out of a possible two hundred and twenty five seats.<p>It means the party’s leader Ranil Wickramasinghe will almost certainly keep his job as prime minister.<p>He …

Bangkok Bombing: City on Edge as Suspect Is Sought

Thailand’s government probes closed-circuit footage for clues to who might be responsible for attack<p>BANGKOK—Thai police said they were homing in on a suspect seen in security-camera footage of the bomb blast that killed at least 20 people, most of them foreign tourists, in the Thai capital.<p>A second …

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Weird things start to happen when you stare into someone's eyes for 10 minutes

A psychologist based in Italy says he has found a simple way to induce in healthy people an altered state of consciousness – simply get two …

Weird

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How To Build Your Own Cotton-Candy Machine

Enjoy a DIY sugar high<p>You don’t need to wait for a carnival to satisfy your craving for cotton candy. Instead, build this portable, pocket-size machine to turn granulated sugar into an airy treat.<p>A DIY cotton-candy machine consists of a small metal container, repurposed lighter parts to provide …

Cotton Candy

14 Cartoons (Made By An American Dude) That Perfectly Sum Up Life In India

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The dark side of plus-size modeling targeted in documentary

Straight size vs. plus size: it’s a conversation that has frothed to the forefront of the modeling industry in recent years, but according to …

Vacation Bucket List: The Top 10 Trips of a Lifetime

Your complete guide to the must-have travel experiences across the globe.<p>For those of us suffering from an incurable case of wanderlust, the question is always '<i>where am I going to vacation to next?</i>' If you don't have your travel bucket list already mapped out, luxury travel consortium Virtuoso is …

The 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet

The travel guide publisher just released its Ultimate Travel List, a bucket list of destinations assembled by its globetrotting team of travel writers and tourism experts.<p>Here are the 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet.

Loneliness

First almost fully-formed human brain grown in lab, researchers claim

An almost fully-formed human brain has been grown in a lab for the first time, claim scientists from Ohio State University. The team behind the feat hope the brain could transform our understanding of neurological disease.<p>Though not conscious the miniature brain, which resembles that of a …

The “Female Viagra” Is Here: The Story Of How It Almost Never Happened

By Jessica Leber8 minute Read<p><i>Update, 8/18: The FDA announced its approval of flibanserin, the first drug to treat sexual desire disorder this</i> …

Sexual Health

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

Motivation