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Wrongly-released attempted murder suspect recaptured

Jordan Francois detained by police as Prison Service pledges to "formally investigate" the incident<p>A teenager who was mistakenly released from prison after he was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been detained by police.<p>The Metropolitan Police had offered a £10,000 reward for …

Seconds from death: student photographs bear moments before it killed him

A series of newly released photographs reveal the final moments of a New Jersey student’s life before he was killed by a bear.<p>Darsh Patel, a 22-year-old Rutgers University student, was hiking with four friends in the Apshawa Preserve in West Milford, New Jersey, in September when he was mauled to …

Brazil psychopath serial killer 'strangled 38 women for fun'

Police are investigating the claims of Sailson Jose das Gracas, 26, who says he murdered dozens of women and would "do it again"<p>A 26-year-old Brazilian psychopath has confessed to being a prolific serial killer who murdered 38 women over the last decade.<p>Police in Rio de Janeiro are investigating …

Cleveland police's fatal shooting of Tamir Rice ruled a homicide

The death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy who was shot last month by a Cleveland police officer who authorities say mistook the child's air gun for a real firearm, has been ruled a homicide, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said Friday.<p>The November 22 shooting outside a Cleveland …

Homeless Shooting Suspect Aeman Presley Charged in 3 Atlanta Slayings

Crime & Courts<p>ATLANTA — A suspect has been arrested and charged in the deaths of two homeless men shot as they slept on the streets of Atlanta and the separate slaying of a female hairstylist in the nearby city of Decatur, police said Friday. Aeman Lovel Presley has been arrested on two counts of …

Hairstyling

This scientist solved the mystery of belly button lint

Look in your belly button at the end of the day, and you might find a loosely packed tuft of soft lint. For many people, belly button lint is a normal fact of life.<p>it all has to do with stomach hair<p>But take a second to consider it and it might seem more mysterious. Where does the lint come from? …

March In Washington Draws Thousands Of Protesters Demanding Justice For All

At 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, hundreds of people began to gather at the Freedom Plaza in Washington D.C. By noon, the crowd had swelled to thousands. The protesters began marching through the nation's capital to call for justice and decry racial discrimination in light of recent deaths of black men at …

The most influential smartphones of all time

The speed and scale of the smartphone revolution has been nothing short of incredible. The dream of equipping every human on the planet with a direct conduit to our collective knowledge in the shape of the Internet is being realized. It’s a tool for communication, for accessing information, for …

Judge Overturns 1944 Murder Conviction Of Black Boy Executed For Deaths Of 2 White Girls

COLUMBIA, South Carolina – A judge has overturned the murder conviction of a 14-year-old black boy who was executed in 1944 in the deaths of two …

Best anti-aging foods: What to eat to look younger

What we eat can cut the risk of developing chronic diseases that make us old before our time: high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity. Abundant scientific research has shown how important food is to healthy aging.<p>What is meant by "anti-aging"? It's not a vague beauty term, it's markers are …

iPhone 6 Plus Vs Galaxy Note 4 Review: 2014's Biggest Phone Fight

Welcome to the biggest heavyweight clash in mobile phone history. For the first time Apple is moving in on the phablet sector Samsung has dominated (and arguably created) for the last four years. Two mega-corporates, two opposing ideologies and two massive handsets competing for our affections, …

Earth-sized UFO spotted; Nasa images show alien mothership blasting out of the Sun [VIDEO]

A massive alien mothership has apparently been spotted blasting out of the sun in new Nasa solar images.<p>Reportedly, the alleged UFO is as big, if not …

1. Curry

Turmeric, the spice that gives curry and mustard their yellow color, contains a chemical called curcumin that’s the subject of numerous neurologic studies right now. Research has shown curcumin’s ability to boost memory, slow the progression of Alzheimer's and stimulate neurogenesis, which is the …

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Two Cops Shot by Father and Son with Dead Couple in Trunk

A father and son’s multi-state crime spree left a North Carolina couple dead and their home torched before the suspects were caught after a New …

Consumer

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The 100 Laws of Muscle

There is no perfect training program. In fact, very intelligent, very successful coaches often disagree with one another. That means you're going to …

Sisters, 15 and 11, charged with killing older brother

<b>(CNN) —</b> It could be weeks before the public knows if 11- and 15-year-old sisters will be charged as adults in the shooting death of their brother, as a Florida prosecutor has 30 days to make his next move in the fratricide case.<p>At a Wednesday news conference, State Attorney Jeff Siegmeister said …

Time capsule in Massachusetts Statehouse dating to 1795 included coins, newspapers, medal

Early residents of Boston valued a robust press as much as their history and currency if the contents of a time capsule dating back to the years just after the Revolutionary War are any guide.<p>When conservators at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston gingerly removed items from the box Tuesday, they …

Brady, Belichick are a perfect match

Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have become almost unimaginably successful and rich and famous and, in terms of their shared history, inseparable.<p>But …

Samsung enhancing S Pen experience with Penvatars

Samsung Galaxy Note owners will be familiar with the little circle (pointer) that appears when the S Pen is brought near to the screen. Until now it has been purely functional, but now Samsung want to spice up the S Pen experience with the introduction of Penvatars.<p>Using a play-on-words – Penvatar …

Bill Gates Raises A Glass To (And Of) Water Made From Poop

In places where fresh water is hard to come by, how do you come up with clean drinking water? Easy — get the water from poop.<p>It's a scientifically sound idea, and Bill Gates has a video to prove it. In the video, released this week, he stands in front of the Janicki Omniprocessor, a giant new …

Driver pinned between 2 semi trucks tells of terrifying crash

<b>(CNN) —</b> On the foggy, icy Oregon interstate, Kaleb Whitby plowed into the back of a jackknifed semi truck, flipping his pickup.<p>Then the real horror came: the sight of another tractor-trailer zooming straight toward him.<p>"When I saw those lights coming, I knew he was going to hit me," Whitby …

Trucks

How to easily secure your Android phone and get it back if it’s stolen

There aren’t many instances in the modern world more terrifying than realizing you are no longer in possession of your cell phone. You can have your …

Android News

Health Benefits Of Nuts & Seeds

By now, we should all know that nutrition and body weight is not all about calories. It took a while, but we’ve managed to convince many calorie-counters that it’s the <i>quality</i> of our food (and its effects on our hormones), and not the quantity of food we eat that contributes to significant changes …

Nutrition

Will your iPhone or Android work anywhere in the world? This site knows

iPhone and Android smartphone users looking to find out whether their device will work with various carriers around the world now have a quick way to …

Mobile

Missouri Executes Walter Storey for 1990 Break-In Murder

U.S. news<p>Missouri executed a man early Wednesday who was convicted of a brutal home-invasion murder 24 years ago, after a divided U.S. Supreme Court declined to stop his lethal injection just because the state won't reveal where it got the deadly chemicals.<p>Walter Storey, 47, was on death row for …

From the Gulf to New England, cold grips the US

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A powerful winter storm dumped snow from Nashville to Nantucket, and arctic-like temperatures gripped much of the U.S. and …

Best and worst foods to eat when you’re sick

When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a glass of wine? It depends on what's wrong with you, experts say. Here are common symptoms and …