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One chart shows you all the main economic forecasts for Britain in the event of a Brexit

Australian investment bank Macquarie has produced a handy chart so you can easily see all the forecasts from a range of economists, from some of the world's most important organisations, about life after a potential Brexit — a British exit from the European Union.<p>All but one of the forecasts …

'Cannibal' murder triggered by illegal drugs, says health watchdog

Review says Matthew Williams’ brutal attack on Cerys Yemm in south Wales hostel could not have been predicted by health services<p>The murder of a young woman in an apparent cannibal attack by a recently released prisoner was likely to have been triggered by a severe reaction to illegal drugs, a …

Mental Health

Peter Mandelson warns Jeremy Corbyn 30,000 of Labour's 'real members' are leaving the party

The former Cabinet minister said there are now two Labour parties, one formed of his own hard- left supporters and the other by the more moderate members<p>Lord Mandelson has warned Jeremy Corbyn the "real members" of Labour are leaving the party in their tens of thousands, during a meeting of Labour …

The Week in Review: Paris Shaken By Terror Attacks

One hundred thirty people were killed and 352 wounded across Paris last week during the largest terror attack in Europe in 10 years.<p>Assailants targeted victims during evening socializing – enjoying dinner, seeing a band and watching a soccer match. The six coordinated strikes were designed for …

How to remedy anti-Muslim fear

<b>(CNN) —</b> The tiny town of Farmersville, Texas -- population 3,300, mostly white and Christian -- is terrified. Why? Because (dead) Muslims are coming!<p>A planned Muslim cemetery has provoked fear and anger, prompting the heartland community to stage a town hall meeting to address residents' anxieties. …

Are the Obamas Moving to New York in 2016?

<b>President Barack Obama</b> recently lamented the fact that his daughters are hitting "the age where they still love me, but they think I'm completely boring.” This past weekend, he set out to prove them wrong by treating <b>Malia</b> and <b>Sasha</b> to a jam-packed weekend in New York City.<p>The three of them did what …

IMF calls for Greece debt relief ahead of bailout vote | Reuters

ATHENS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - An International Monetary Fund study published on Tuesday showed that Greece needs far more debt relief than European governments have been willing to contemplate so far, as fractious parties in Athens prepared to vote on a sweeping austerity package demanded by their …

It’s official: Apple Pay goes live in the U.K. today

As we reported would happen, Apple Pay will be going live in the U.K. today. The service launches in the country with support from more than 250,000 stores, including Waitrose and Transport for London on its transportation networks. Currently, 8 U.K. banks support Apple Pay. Those banks are …

Iran Nuclear Deal: Tehran, World Powers Agree to Historic Pact

VIENNA — Iran and world powers capped a decade-long dispute by reaching a historic deal early Tuesday for Tehran to curb its nuclear program in exchange for the easing of economic sanctions.<p>The Islamic republic has been negotiating with the U.S., Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China for …

Tube strike: commuters struggle in worst disruption for 13 years

Some Londoners forced to walk miles as tube network shuts down completely and roads across city become gridlocked<p>Londoners faced rush-hour misery on Thursday as the biggest strike on the London Underground for 13 years brought the city to a standstill. Commuters had to deal with severe disruption …

Unarmed man shot by police is identified

An unarmed man who was shot by<p>Los Angeles policeafter he allegedly pointed a towel-covered hand in their direction typically walked with a rag to wipe away sweat, his son said.<p>The officers thought the man, identified Monday as Walter William DeLeon, 48, was holding a gun under the gray towel when …

Private tutoring is abhorrent says private school head

Heads of some top private schools have spoken out against parents who excessively tutor or interview prep their children to try and gain them a place<p>Parents are making children act like “performing animals” by putting them through extensive private tutoring to gain places at leading independent …

10 weird gadgets that are really popular

Goofy gadget concepts, along with their pun-driven brands and bizarre commercials, have moved from "As Seen on TV" to crowdfunding sites.<p>Here are 10 of the weirdest gadgets on Indiegogo and Kickstarter that made our foreheads crinkle with wonder.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Wired In.</b> Telling someone to go away is hard. If …

Crowd Funding

Windows 10 leaked images reveal more on Edge browser

The Edge browser in Windows 10 is making more progress, based on screenshots allegedly from the latest leaked test version.<p>A series of screenshots snapped by Chinese website ITHome show several new features in Windows 10, most notably a few options available for Microsoft's Edge browser. The …

microsoftwindows

Opening Day at the 68th Cannes Film Festival

Pascal

This is what sunset looks like on Mars

The Curiosity rover has been sending back data and photos since it landed on Mars nearly three years ago. Unsurprisingly, there are a lot of rocks in those images.<p>But finally, for the first time, on Curiosity's 956th solar Mars day -- April 15, 2015, to all you Earthlings out there -- its Mastcam …

Texas A&M

See How What Makes Us Happy Has Changed Over the Past 80 Years

Psychologists from the University of Bolton in the U.K. have re-created a famous study conducted in the same town almost eight decades ago that …

Happiness

How 7 Chinese Actresses Translated Their On-Screen Style for the Met Gala Red Carpet

It is endlessly fascinating to watch actresses segue from screen to “real” life, even if that reality extends only to the very unordinary red-carpet realm. But it was especially interesting to observe how the glamorous Chinese actresses, with years of experience wearing Eastern-style costumes on …

Nudity in Germany: The naked truth is revealed | CNN Travel

Travel

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts for first time in more than 40 years

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chile's Calbuco volcano erupted twice in 24 hours, the country's National Geology and Mining Service said early Thursday.<p>The agency said it was evaluating the spectacular nighttime eruption, but indicated it was "stronger than the first one."<p>About 23½ inches (60 centimeters) of ash fell in …

Watch the Transformation of NYC's Skyline Unfold in an Elevator to the Top of the World Trade Center

Visitors to the One World Trade Center can now watch the evolution of New York City unfold before their eyes. The elevators to the observatory at the top of the building show an animated timelapse depicting the development of the city's skyline from the 1500s to today, as is seen in this video by …

Volcano Erupts in Chile: Pictures

San Francisco Bay Area

Hillary Clinton delivers fiery feminist message in first campaign speech

Democrat nomination frontrunner gives glimpse of how she plans to run as a woman<p><b>Hillary Clinton</b> gave a glimpse of a presidential campaign focused on feminist issues in her first speech since announcing her bid for the White House.<p>Mrs Clinton, vying to become the first-ever female <b>US</b> president, …

Dutch expert fired after showing MH17 victim photos in public lecture

A Dutch expert helping to identify victims from last year’s MH17 airliner crash in Ukraine has been fired after showing photographs of the dead at a public lecture, the government said Thursday.<p>“The collaboration with George Maat has been terminated,” the justice minister, Ard van der Steur, told …

Report: A former physics teacher is now leading ISIS

A former physics teacher from Mosul has been installed as a new temporary leader for the terror group Islamic State after its leader was reportedly …

Al-Qaeda

Karishma Jhalani and Ashwin Jain's Desert Wedding in Jaisalmer, India

The power of deadlines

People like procrastinating. Or at least, they keep doing it despite their protestations. It’s very common to see Facebook posts or tweets where someone reveals that they shouldn’t be on Facebook or Twitter because they have important work to do, but are procrastinating. So people procrastinate by …

Elections

A British crew recovered £34 million worth of silver coins from a ship sunk in 1942

The SS City Cargo, a mixed passenger and cargo ship, was carrying around 100 tons of silver coins belonging to the UK Treasury when it was torpedoed by a German submarine in November 1942.<p>This month, a British-led salvage team announced that it had recovered several tons of the silver coins at a …

Russian inspectors arrive at British war games off Scotland

Russian military experts are attending Exercise Joint Warrior, which is designed to show Nato strength in the face of increased aggression from Vladimir Putin<p>Russian military inspectors are attending massive naval war games off the coast of Scotland it has been disclosed.<p>The Ministry of Defence has …

17 Things You Missed At The MTV Movie Awards

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