Pamela Wiesinger

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A big change is coming to 'Homeland' Season 5

LOS ANGELES — Carrie Mathison's getting a new gig in <i>Homeland</i> Season 5.<p>No, we're not joking.<p>Executive producer Alex Ganza made the reveal on stage …

The Lost, True Story Of The CIA’s Greatest Basketball Coach

How did a 1972 exhibition basketball game between Russia and Uganda become a crucible for Cold War tensions at the dawn of Idi Amin's brutal regime? Ask the former CIA agent who tried to hit the Soviets where it would hurt them the most: on the court.<p><b>From the stands,</b> Jay Mullen didn’t like what he …

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Rumination on steak not very juicy

<i>Sacre bleu</i>, a two-hour French documentary about steak. Be still, your cholesterol-laden heart.<p>The only remotely engaging thing about “Steak (R)evolution” are the plaintive eyes of the cows. They somehow fail to understand that the steak revolution or the steak evolution (or whatever it is that …

Lyme Disease

Stephen Hawking explains how to (sort-of) escape a black hole

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>If you find yourself stuck inside a black hole, Stephen Hawking says not to panic: You may die, but all traces of your existence may not be lost forever.<p>Current science suggests that a black hole’s gravity is so strong that absolutely nothing—not even light—can escape …

Black Holes

Reality TV lawyer found dead in California home

<b>(CNN) —</b> A reality television lawyer who called herself the "Legal Diva" was found slain this week in her California home, her family said.<p>Relatives remember Loredana Nesci, 47, as a strong, independent woman who was "very passionate about taking care of her son," niece Catherine Nesci told CNN …

Watch 14-Year-Old Amy Winehouse Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ in New Doc

The acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary <i>Amy</i> will arrive in theatres July 3rd after generating rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, and in a new …

Egg Invasion: 6 Pods For Modern Life

Is it just us, or have architects laid a lot of eggs lately? With its challenging elliptical curves, the egg has long been a case of artistic study. …

There Have Been Six Terrorist Plots Since April Alone. How Concerned Should We Be?

Islamist terrorists are busier than ever trying to kill us. That’s a fact.<p>Two years ago, The Heritage Foundation conducted an exhaustive review of …

#TheLIST: Insta-Shop

Only the very chicest buys get the Instagram treatment. See what It-girls with a following are documenting on the photogenic social site—and shop the looks.<p>Creating an Instagram-worthy photo can be complicated. Finding the perfect lighting and getting just the right angle are only the beginning of …

The Secrets of Professional Beauties

Supermodels like Naomi Campbell, Anna Ewers, and Daria Werbowy share the beauty rules they live by—from having a great work ethic to achieving picture perfect skin.

Fashion Modeling

Madame Carven obituary

Photograph: Gamma-Keystone/Getty Images<p>Carven, right, trying out a hat on a model in 1979.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/14/1434297475369/7ffac6e6-1d7c-4714-904c-8fa5db856a19-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Gamma-Keystone/Getty Images<p>Carven, right, trying out a hat …

Rome feels pressure of migration buildup with makeshift refugee camp

While passengers at Tiburtina, one of Rome’s main train stations and just a 10-minute ride from the Colosseum, tinkled on the station’s piano or stopped off for an ice cream, outside there were more urgent matters at hand.<p>Officials were trying to channel a water tap into a makeshift refugee camp …

Israeli School Unites Muslim, Jewish and Christian Students WIth Cerebral Palsy

In the Tel Aviv suburb of Zahala, about 150 students study at the ONN School for Special Education. The school is special in that most of the children who attend, have cerebral palsy and other degenerative diseases while others have secondary disabilities that include speech, sight and hearing …

Comet Lander Wakes Up, Calls Home, After Long Sleep

Last November, the European Space Agency wasn't sure if it would ever hear from its Philae lander again after the probe's unfortunate landing spot on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko left it in the shadow of a cliff, starving its solar panels of the faint sunlight needed to produce power.<p>But, …

Britain pulls out spies as Russia, China crack Snowden files - report

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has pulled out agents from live operations in “hostile countries” after Russia and China cracked top-secret information contained in files leaked by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, the Sunday Times reported.<p>A motorboat passes by the MI6 …

Surveillance

New York convicts may have rehearsed their escape route at night, DA says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two murderers meticulously planned their New York state prison break, possibly sneaking out of their cells under the cover of darkness to rehearse their escape in tunnels, authorities said.<p>Richard Matt and David Sweat planned to drive seven hours in the night to a predetermined location, …

Robin Williams restricted use of his image for 25 years after his death

The late actor also handed over rights to his name, signature and likeness to a charitable organisation

Robin Williams

Fifty Shades of Grey: ‘Neither romantic nor especially sexy’

Viv’s view<p><b>I fear that</b> what you think of <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> may say more about you than it says about the movie itself. Personally, I was preoccupied throughout by one question: who cleans the Red Room of Pain (Mr Grey’s in-house dungeon)? It is extremely tidy, well-ordered and hygienic. Someone is …

Rand Paul on defensive in Iowa after comments about vaccination dangers

Rand Paul,US elections 2016,US politics,Republicans,US news,Iowa,US healthcare,Vaccines and immunisation,Society,Health,MMR,World news<p>The trained ophthalmologist expresses frustration with’ inaccuracies’ fueled by media and says ‘physicians don’t think of things so much in partisan terms’<p>As an eye …

Hillary's presidential reality check moment

‘You can easily lose touch with what’s real.’<p>Hillary Clinton says the most important thing for a president to do is to keep it real and avoid losing touch with “what’s authentic, who you were before you were sworn into office.”<p>Clinton, who has already been asked in almost every conceivable way …

Shaken: how the FBI was stirred by James Bond

• Newly released FBI files reveal fears over film portrayal<br>• Letter urged agents to outlaw any mention of bureau<p>It was 1964 and J Edgar Hoover’s FBI obviously had a reputation to maintain – did it want to be associated with a fictional spy who has “beautiful women presenting themselves to him in …

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

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