M Martin

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Mother releases pictures of dying daughter Merryn Crofts to prove that ME is real

A mother has spoken out about seeing her daughter waste away from a condition that some medical professionals say does not exist.<p>Merryn Crofts died …

Jeff Sessions Quietly Appointed a Prosecutor to Probe Trump’s Foes. That Could Be an Unprecedented Disaster.

The press treated the news about John Huber’s probe as a non-event. That’s what they said about Ken Starr, too.<p>The headlines called it a non-event …

Who was here first? A new study explains the origins of ancient Indians

A new paper authored by 92 scientists from around the globe that was posted online this weekend could settle some major questions about the subcontinent’s history and what that means for various theories of Indian civilisation. The paper, titled “The Genomic Formation of South and Central Asia,” …

Anthropology

23 Creepy True Crime Stories That'll Make You Gasp, "Oh My God"

Warning: includes details some readers may find disturbing.<p><i>WARNING: The following contains highly disturbing content. Please continue at your own discretion.</i>

Crime

15 incredible Netflix hacks that WILL change your life

Netflix is already hugely popular thanks to the range of TV series and films it has to offer - but even its biggest fans may not be aware of these …

Trump's ignorance about DACA is stunning

<b>(CNN) —</b> On religious holidays like Christmas, Passover and Easter, most Presidents honor the occasion by sending a message of goodwill towards all Americans and then taking a break from politics.<p>Not our President. Just hours after tweeting "Happy Easter!" to his 49 million Twitter followers, Donald …

Immigration

What Is The Healthiest Oil For Deep Frying? The Crispy Truth

Deep-fried foods have always been popular.<p>They are a part of many traditional cuisines, and are also a staple of the fast-food …

'I went to death row for 28 years through no fault of my own'

Anthony Ray Hinton endured almost three decades behind bars, wrongly convicted by Alabama’s racist judiciary system. Here, he tells his incredible story<p>Anthony Ray Hinton was going out of his mind on Alabama’s death row as he repeatedly churned over the iniquities of the shambolic trial that put …

Death Row

The Biggest Myths About the Resurrection

Everyone has their opinion about what happened that day even if, in many cases, they’re missing some facts.<p>Today is Easter Sunday, the day when …

Secret Netflix movie codes and other hacks and tips that will change your life

Netflix currently has 81 million paying users and has launched in 130 new countries around the world since January 2016.<p>And every month, the popular …

Here's How to Turn Rice into Dinner

k<p>We bet you'd be hard-pressed to find a kitchen where there isn't at least one kind of rice stocked in the pantry. Rice is inexpensive and easy to …

Cooking

How you're tracked online _ and what you can do about it

NEW YORK (AP) — Though Facebook gets the attention because of a recent privacy gaffe, the social network is far from alone in collecting massive …

Privacy

This Quickie Cleanse Could Lead to Major Results

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>Skipping booze, sugar, and processed grains and eating only …

Trump's actions send a clear message: China's era of intellectual property theft is over

The Chinese regime has repeatedly violated international trade laws and norms, and the U.S. and its allies have allowed them to go on for too long.<p>The Trump administration has drawn a clear line in the sand that the outright theft and coercive tactics China has employed to gain access to and …

Intellectual Property

40 fascinating facts about the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower, one of the <b></b>most visited attractions in Paris - nay, the world - welcoming almost seven million visitors per year, opened 129 years ago today. Read on for some very fascinating facts.<p>1. Completed on March 31, 1889, the tower was the world’s tallest man-made structure for 41 years …

What kind of barbecue should I buy?

I’ve got about £150 to spend but I am torn between gas and charcoal<p><b>Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.</b><p><b>This week’s question:</b><p>Friends had a BBQ last week (yes, it did …

Finance

Mini Skillet Meatloaves

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minPrep:20 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories380 calorieTotal Fat24 …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

In my house, where the children forever negotiate what they’ll be given at mealtimes while the grownups keep pledging (in vain, obviously), “I’m not getting into this conversation”, chicken is the one food that unifies the family ranks. It appears on our table in endless configurations, the simple …

Does Hell Exist? And Did the Pope Give an Answer?

ROME — The Vatican felt obliged this week to reaffirm that Pope Francis believes in a central tenet of Catholicism, that there is a hell.<p>That odd declaration came after the newspaper La Repubblica published a front-page article on Thursday by an atheist, left-wing and anticlerical giant of Italian …

Christianity

Archaeologists Discover Lost Anglo-Saxon Village And Roman Camp After Major Excavations In Cambridgeshire

In this huge undertaking, 350 hectares have been excavated and the remains of items like pottery, jewelry and prehistoric tools have been …

Archaeology

It Is Amazing to Watch the President Lie in Public So Freely

There are no consequences.<p>You may remember that we're going to get a Big, Beautiful Wall on our southern border. It will keep out the criminals and drugs, and Mexico will pay for it! Except now we know American taxpayers will pay for it, assuming it ever happens.<p>President Trump secured just $1.6 …

Donald Trump

Best place to escape to in every state

Looking for reprieve in beautiful spaces<p>The hustle of everyday life can wear you down in the best of times, but lately things have been…shall we …

Trump designates April 'Second Chance Month' for people with criminal records

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump designated April 2018 "Second Chance Month" in a presidential proclamation on Friday.<p>The proclamation states that during the month of April, the United States will emphasize the need "to provide opportunities for people with criminal records to earn an honest second …

Donald Trump

Pope To World: Hell Does Exist

Things got a little heated at the Vatican this week when an Italian journalist reported that Pope Francis denied the existence of hell.<p>Apparently, the fiery 93-year-old avowed atheist reporter, Eugenio Scalfari of <i>La Repubblica</i>, set the social media world aflame after writing in Italian that when …

Christianity

No more pain for Philippine devotee nailed to cross for 32nd time

CUTUD, Philippines (Reuters) - A Philippine man who has been nailed to a cross every Easter for the past 32 years in a Good Friday re-enactment of Jesus Christ's crucifixion says he no longer feels any pain from his wounds.<p>Ruben Enaje, 58, again portrayed Christ on Friday in the traditional …

Jesus

Turmeric's Benefits Are Plentiful, but What About the Negative Side Effects?

Turmeric is touted as something of a miracle spice with loads of benefits. It contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, and thanks to a primary compound found in turmeric — curcumin — it's also known to be a pain-reliever.<p>Turmeric was most commonly used in curries and golden milk in …

Alternative Medicine

Learn How to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

Growing up with six brothers, John Collins got really good at folding paper planes.<p>"Anything you can beat your siblings at is good," he says.<p>But he …

Bizarre midair UFO sighting freaks out plane passengers

A passenger on a plane flying over the Aegean Sea captured footage of a bizarre object flying alongside the aircraft. It performs several maneuvers …

The Real Reason Why Mary Magdalene Is Such a Controversial Figure

Sex worker, saint, sinner, witness, wife. In the 2,000 years since Mary Magdalene is said to have watched Jesus Christ die on the cross, she’s been …

How to avoid losing your mind to Alzheimer's or dementia. Hint: Start now, says Maria Shriver

The most disturbing thing I heard recently about the prevention of Alzheimer's disease and dementia was a comment made by Maria Shriver, the former first lady of California who founded the Women's Alzheimer's Movement after discovering the disease affects twice as many women as men.<p>It would seem, …