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North Korea introduces 'mandatory military service for women'

High school graduates will be forced to serve in the country’s armed forces until the age of 23, sources inside the country tell Daily NK<p>North Korea is making military service mandatory for young women in a bid to strengthen the nation’s armed forces, sources inside the secretive state have told …

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The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

Mel B.: My Hubby Would Never Lay a Hand on Me

Melanie Brown, a.k.a Mel B., has a message for those pesky rumormongers: Her husband Stephen Belafonte would never hit her.<p>After the former Spice …

Cold weather warning for motorists as temperatures fall to -10C in parts of UK

Large parts of Britain are expected to wake up to severe weather conditions on Monday, with temperatures forecast to drop below freezing overnight and to as low as -10C in rural areas.<p>Although further significant snowfall is not expected in the coming days, the RAC is warning people to be prepared …

The Cultural Crimes of Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea doesn’t wear blackface, but that doesn’t mean her drag performance doesn’t share some essential genetic code with the old-school American …

The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.

Thea Shaheen had waited her whole life for the body she was supposed to be in. Days away from her dream being fulfilled, it all fell apart.<p>Imagine …

Missing plane likely at 'the bottom of the sea,' Indonesian rescue official says

Indonesia's top rescue official says authorities believe the missing AirAsia jet is likely at the bottom of the sea, based on radar data from the plane's last contact.<p>"(Because) the coordinate that was given to us and the evolution from the calculation point of the flight track is at sea, our early …

'The Interview': $15 million, 2 million streams

In a landmark moment for digital movie distribution, "The Interview" has earned more than $15 million through online sales in its first four days of release.<p>Sony Pictures said Sunday that the scandalous Seth Rogen comedy was "rented or purchased online more than 2 million times" between Wednesday, …

Adele on Breakup Rumors: 'Simon & I Are Still Very Much Together'

Sometimes it lasts in love – yes, even for Adele.<p>While the singer’s catalog of breakup songs – “Someone like You,” “Rolling in the Deep” – keep her …

This is what happens when you ask hundreds of architects to design Santa's workshop

Invisible buildings and public climbing walls<p>If you've ever wondered what would happen if you told a bunch of architects to design a building without worrying about the realities of budgets, bylaws, or building codes, here's your chance to find out. A competition run by Helsinki Design Week and a …

Bereaved Parents Pay It Forward to Honor the Little Girl They Lost

Parents Carrie and Larry Carroll had a normal, happy family life with two children under the age of six and a third on the way.<p>Then, on April 4, …

My friend happened to wear her new "Little Sebastian" t-shirt to work today when someone coincidentally stopped by.

Rob Sheffield’s Top 20 Albums of 2014

<b>1. Parquet Courts,</b> <i>Sunbathing Animal</i><br>Too many excellent albums this year for a mere Top 10 — 2014 was the kind of music year where I’d wake up in the …

Rock & Roll

Adam Sandler Named Most Overpaid Hollywood Actor

The bigger the flop, the more overpaid the actor or actress, according to <i>Forbes</i>. And this year’s actor who earned the biggest salary for the smallest …

Movies

The 3 Movies You Must See in January

<i>Hitting theaters this month, stories of love and violence: Tim Burton resurrects 1960s Americana, an immigrant confronts the gangs of New York, and a masterful jailbreak features our favorite Australian heartthrob. Pause Netflix—you won't want to miss these blockbusters.</i><p>One-Woman Sweat Shop: <i>Big Eyes</i><p>…

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