Mykel Ogbechie

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European Club Rankings: Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Roma on the Up

It was a weekend in which big games were played out across Europe. Arsenal met Manchester United in a match that reshaped the race for the Premier League top four; Borussia Dortmund met TSG Hoffenheim in a direct tussle for third in the Bundesliga; and AS Roma travelled to AC Milan for a Sunday …

Ant-Man sequel director previews film's new suits, technology

The wait for <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> is getting smaller and smaller. With Peyton Reed and crew about to head to Atlanta to begin production, the director …

This new Periodic Table shows the astounding origins of every atom in your body

In the first episode of his famous TV series about space, "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage," the late astronomer Carl Sagan wastes no time dramatically setting the stage.<p>"The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean," Sagan says. "Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We …

Chemistry

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

11 times The Simpsons accurately predicted the future

Sixteen years ago, an episode of "The Simpsons" predicted that Donald Trump would one day become US president.<p>And this wasn't the only time the …

9 Basic Mac Hacks To Make Your Life Super Easy

Have you always been a Windows person and now have recently switched to a MacBook Pro?Do you find the Apple interface confusing?Are you a Mac user, …

Associated Press News

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus officially announced: what you need to know

Over the past few years, Samsung has put a much larger focus on smartphone design and software. Thinking back to the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, both of Samsung’s 2015 flagships offered up a premium design and impressive feature set over the ill-conceived Galaxy S5.<p>Samsung Galaxy S7 review<br>• Samsung Galaxy …

Top 5 Android apps for privacy and security

Are you a fan of Android, but maybe not Google? Are you tired of using services that track your every move, what you say and use that information …

My name is Michael Caine … actor changes name due to Isis

Frustrated by increased airport security checks, actor Maurice Micklewhite has decided to replace his birth name with his showbiz moniker for good<p>The legendary British actor, born Maurice Micklewhite, has legally changed his name to the showbiz moniker he adopted in 1954 because of the rise in …

A Nigerian businessman is half as rich as he was 3 years ago — but he's still the richest black billionaire in the world

His fortune, which amounts to about 3% of Nigeria's total GDP, renders him the richest person in Africa by a landslide — and the highest-ranked black billionaire in the world.<p>That's impressive, but it's about half of what Dangote was worth in 2014, when he commanded a fortune of $25 billion.<p>The …

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri thanks 'fantastic' Jurgen Klopp for advice after his Greek tragedy

Ranieri has revealed he sought help and advice from Klopp, Pep Guardiola and Roger Schmidt, before reviving his ailing career at Leicester<p>Claudio Ranieri has revealed that he spent time with Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola and Roger Schmidt as he recovered from his Greek tragedy.<p><b>Ranieri will face Klopp</b> …

This 'homeless' guy flies first class for free and says anyone could do it — here's how

And he's homeless, because he spends most of his time in the sky, flying first class — for free.<p>He says anybody could get free first-class tickets, if you play it smart.<p>"It sounds cliché, but I'm living my dream," Schlappig told Business Insider.<p>We spoke to Schlappig to hear his story:

Singapore Airlines

Björk Transcends Reality With New Virtual Reality App

Today in near-future amusement, Björk released a new music video that lets you take a spin with the iconic Icelandic singer. She’s even launched a …

Do Christians And Muslims Worship The Same God?

Larycia Hawkins, a professor at Wheaton College in Illinois, decided to wear a headscarf during the Advent season as a gesture of solidarity with Muslims. In doing so, Hawkins quoted Pope Francis, saying that Christians and Muslims "worship the same God."<p>But some evangelical Christians disagree — …

Real Madrid stay top as Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Man City climb

<i>There's no change atop Shaka Hislop's Power Rankings but plenty of movement below No. 1!</i><p><b>1. Real Madrid (no change)</b><p>They might not be sweeping …

Hundreds of Nigerians illegally trafficked to UK, says anti-slavery chief

Flow of potential modern slavery victims for sexual exploitation or domestic servitude targeted as influx from African country rises by third<p>Hundreds of people from Nigeria are being illegally trafficked to the UK, where they face sexual exploitation or being forced into domestic servitude.<p>The …

Animated Film ‘Song of the Sea’ Wins Top Prize at Irish Film and Television Awards

LONDON — Children’s animated feature “Song of the Sea” won the top film prize at the Irish Film and Television Academy Awards for Film and Drama, …

Ariana Grande Gets Sassy AF In This Behind-The-Scenes Clip From 'Underdogs'

She's best known for her killer tunes, but it turns out Ariana Grande has some chops in the voice acting department, too.<p>The singer will voice Laura …

Marvel's universe gets a dedicated search engine for comic queries

Since Marvel opened up its API to developers, creative types are able to leverage the company's massive comic library for apps and the like. One dev, Filix Mogilevsky, took it upon himself to create a search engine for the collection of characters and issues. iMarvel serves up character and comic …

Comic Books

Pope Francis hasn’t watched TV since 1990. Has he missed anything good?

If there’s a universal truth about people who don’t own a television, it’s that they’ll eventually tell you that they don’t own a television. Even Pope Francis is at it. He’s just told an Argentinian newspaper that he hasn’t watched a single television programme since 1990.<p>Clearly, making this …

'Suicide Squad' Film Footage Offers First Look At All New Batmobile In Action (PICS, VIDEO)

Footage of the shiny new Batmobile in action, on the set of the upcoming film ‘Suicide Squad’, has surfaced online, and it’s looking every bit as …

10 Things That I Loved About Morocco

I have to confess. I left Morocco completely tired. Exhausted by the constant assault on my senses, the relentless touts, the noise and the need to ignore people trying to sell me something... and by its overall overpowering intensity. But what you hate, you usually love, too.<p>I have to confess. I …

Masterchef

Get a minimum of $175 towards a PlayStation 4 with an eligible PS3 or Xbox 360 trade

<b>Update (5/26 5:15pm):</b> If you don’t have an old console or aren’t ready to part with yours yet, Amazon has a terrific PS4 bundle: For <b>$399</b> (regular retail price) you get a 500GB PlayStation 4 console with The Last of Us Remastered and a 1-year PlayStation Plus membership ($50 value). Deal ends …