Patrick Shay

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It’s Time to Call Ukraine a War

With casualties mounting, thousands of volunteers fighting Russian-backed rebels, and troops upset about shoddy treatment and equipment, some say …

Lance Armstrong charged by police after letting girlfriend take blame for car accident

Disgraced US cyclist will appear in court for failing to report an accident and breaking the speed limit after hitting parked cars and then allowing Anna Hansen to claim responsibility<p><b>Lance Armstrong</b> hit two parked cars in Aspen after allegedly having "a little bit to drink" at a pre-New Year's Eve …

Cycling

ABC sitcom 'Fresh Off the Boat' is a satire that works

"Fresh Off the Boat," a bright new sitcom premiering Wednesday on ABC, is based on a memoir of the same name by Eddie Huang, the Taiwanese American chef and media personality.<p>Set in Orlando, Fla., in the mid-1990s, it's doubly an immigration story. Eddie's parents are Taiwan-born, but the whole …

8 Hidden Facebook Tricks You Need to Know

More than 1 billion people regularly use Facebook, but that doesn’t mean they know all the hidden tricks for using the social media platform. Both …

Social Media
Extremism

Palestinians join war crimes court after failed UN statehood bid

Ban Ki-moon says Palestine will join the international court on April 1, enabling state to pursue charges against Israel<p>Ban Ki-moon, the UN Secretary-General, has announced that the state of Palestine will join the International Criminal Court on April 1, a high-stakes move that will enable the …

Israel
Middle East

Here are the airlines rated the world’s safest

Last year no doubt was a bad one for airline safety. While the rate of accidents was historically low—just one for every 1.3 million flights—21 of those accidents were fatal, a higher-than-average number that claimed 986 lives. Those statistics are courtesy of the aviation website …

Aviation

Oil Tycoon Harold Hamm Sent His Ex-Wife A Check For $975 Million — She Rejected It

Hamm's offer to pay ex-wife Sue Ann Arnall immediately the full cash value of what he owes based on a November divorce ruling by an Oklahoma County judge was rejected, Hamm's lawyer, Michael Burrage, said in an emailed statement.<p>"Ms. Arnall, through her counsel, stated that they were rejecting the …

Oil