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Charlie Sheen Sex Partners Threaten You Stop Paying ... You're Screwed

<b>Charlie Sheen</b> is on the brink of a legal fight with the people he claims shook him down for millions.<p>Sheen said on "<b>Today</b>" some of his sex partners …

Air strikes kill at least 33 Islamic State fighters: monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes carried out by French jets and other forces have killed at least 33 Islamic State militants in the group’s Raqqa stronghold in Syria over the past three days, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on Wednesday.<p>A French fighter jet is seen on …

4 drugs ‘shown to improve lives’ still not offered by the NHS because of cost

Social media, cats and Corrie. Follow me on @ShackletonEmily<p>Breast cancer drug Kadcyla has become the most recent example of drugs deemed ‘too …

Cancer

Charlie Sheen becomes the new face of HIV as awareness of the disease wanes

Charlie Sheenhad become better known for $50,000 prostitution tabs, public debauchery and wild-eyed rants about "tigers blood" than for his once-prominent film and television career.<p>But on Tuesday, the actor took on an entirely different role.<p>In a frank and awkward interview with NBC's Matt Lauer, …

Los Angeles

Sky reinvents itself with Sky Q

Television is going through a period of transition that's greater than almost anything that's been seen up to this point. The inexorable rise of the internet, smartphones, tablets and on-demand viewing have combined to relegate the communal living room TV to being just another screen. That's a …

Set-Top Boxes

A UK company is launching broadband internet that is 230 times faster than the average — but it costs £399 a month

The average UK broadband speed, according to Ofcom, is around 22MB per second. This means that Gigaclear's connection is 227 times faster for downloads and around 1,000 times faster for uploads.<p>Superfast broadband comes at a cost, however. Gigaclear's 5GB per second option costs £399 a month for …

The Oregon shooter's mother wrote online about her son and her gun collection

The New York Times has uncovered a Yahoo Answers profile believed to belong to Mercer.<p>Under the username Tweetybird, Mercer — a registered nurse — spent "hours" on the site answering medical questions from strangers and talking about her hopes for her son, according to The Times.<p>On Thursday, her …

Oregon shooting: Gunman was student in class where he killed 9

<b>Roseburg, Oregon (CNN) —</b> The man who gunned down nine people at an Oregon community college was enrolled in the class where the fatal shootings occurred, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said Friday.<p>At an earlier news conference, Hanlin identified the nine dead, who range in age from 18 to 67:<p>-- …

Oregon

Cathriona White's Suicide Note Contained Boyfriend Jim Carrey's Name, Says Coroner

When Cathriona White, Jim Carrey‘s on-off-girlfriend, was pronounced dead at her L.A. Residence on Monday night, it was characterized as a possible …

Ten British women get go-ahead for womb transplants

Ethical approval has been granted for the clinical trial which will see ten British women without wombs carry their own babies<p>Thousands of women born without a womb could benefit from a new transplant which has been given the green light.<p>Ten British women will be given womb transplants in a trial …

Google Unveils Cool, New Stuff: Pictures

Highlights from Milan Fashion Week - CNN Style

Written by Holly Fraser, CNNMilan<p>Holly Fraser is the editor of Hunger Magazine, Rankin's biannual fashion and culture magazine. The views expressed are her own.<p>Milan Fashion Week began last Wednesday with an unexpected lashing of torrential rain and howling wind. Though the mood, if not the …

Hoverboards: conspicuous consumption or fun glimpse of the future? | Steven Poole

Usain Bolt and Justin Bieber love them. But though they’re a menace in the street, at least they’re not polluting – or alternatively, smugly saving the planet<p>As if our streets weren’t chaotic enough, the newest ridiculous addition to them is people on “hoverboards”, electric skateboards with …

Handsfree

Lady Gaga chosen as Billboard's woman of the year

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lady Gaga was named woman of the year by music magazine Billboard after a 2015 that saw her channel Julie Andrews at the Oscars, tour with Tony Bennett and highlight the problem of college sexual assaults.<p>Singer Lady Gaga arrives at the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los …

Being stereotyped makes you more likely to act badly

Most people intuitively know that pervasive negative stereotypes are tough to deal with. Now, researchers at Stanford University have found another, particularly disturbing effect of subtle stereotypes. A series of five studies showed that people are more likely to lie, cheat, steal, or endorse …

5 Reasons Your Salon Haircut Turned Out Wrong

You went to a good place -- so how did you get a bad cut? Experts weigh in on the things clients do (or don't do) that prevent hair happiness.<p><b>#1 You Did the Wrong Kind of Recon</b><p>You can spend hours checking Yelp, but those in-depth reviews about the manners of the receptionist aren't going to show …

Hair

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Campaigns

FASHION INSPIRATION<p>From the Eighties and Seventies revivals to military accents, graphic simplicity and galactic influences, fashion campaigns from …

Hilary Duff’s New Haircut Will Remind You About the Importance of a Good Trim

Is it just us or is Hilary Duff kind of killing it on the hair front these days? A few months back the actress and singer traded her blonde locks for a not-so-subtle shade of mermaid green. Then, once she had had enough of that she swapped it for a gray and purple combo. Now Hilary has taken to …

Hairstyling

Gucci

The 12 Secrets of Stylish Women

INFPhoto.com<p>She's the Instagirl you'd most like to be. Only it would take more than an instant to be her. Yep, while we're beetling about in the back …

La Roux reveals she only made £100 in three months from Spotify

Elly Jackson reprimands Spotify for her tiny pay cheque<p>La Roux has announced that she only got paid £100 by Spotify for the last three months.<p>A year …

'Millionaire Matchmaker' guest accused of domestic violence

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A financial adviser who appeared as a contestant on the reality TV dating show "Millionaire Matchmaker" has been …

Why your Telstra rants will live forever, even if you delete Facebook

None of the conversations held private data, apart from a customer who revealed hey secretly ate entire bars of chocolate for breakfast. Telstra …

Why Social Media Is Complicating Your Life

There is no denying that the invention of social media has served as a great advantage to many people and businesses, especially now that social …

Social Media

Apple Car could save drivers 400 billion hours per year

Morgan Stanley analysts Adam Jonas and Katy Huberty — who regularly follow Tesla and Apple — claim an autonomous Apple Car could save drivers a collective 400 billion hours of “non-productive” time each year.<p>“What is the value of 400 billion hours a year?” they write in a note to clients. “How much …

Morgan Stanley

Rwanda 'sends vagrants to detention camp' to keep capital Kigali clean

Human Rights Watch claims Rwandan government has authorised arbitrary detention of thousands of beggars, sex workers, street children and petty criminals<p>Rwanda’s capital Kigali, often praised for its immaculate streets, is being kept clean by a policy of rounding up vagrants, street children, petty …