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9 Deadliest Rocks And Minerals On Earth

Lead found in Flint, Michigan water is an unfortunate example of negligence leading to the mass exposure of elemental lead found naturally in iron ore. Much in the same way humans communicate warnings of deadly plants and animals, it’s important to communicate the risks and exposure of deadly rocks …

Hot Springs

Your Brain Actually Works Better in Winter, According to Science

Science offers some consolation despite the terrible weather - winter actually does your brain and mood no harm.<p>February is basically no one's favorite month. By now, most of us are well and truly sick of winter, yet winter is far from done, continuing to torture us with nose-freezing temperatures …

The Power of Presidential Kids

We don’t vote for first children, but history tells us they can impact the country just the same.<p>When American voters cast their ballots for President Theodore Roosevelt in 1904 they probably didn’t expect that his daughter Alice, already known for her rebellious larks, would turn out to lay …

UN tells UK to ban police Taser use on children – report

The United Nations will tell the UK to ban police Taser use on minors, after figures revealed a 38 percent increase in the use of stun guns on under-18s over the last year.<p>The UN will confront the UK in Switzerland later this year over violations of the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child, …

Samples 'confirm' IS group used mustard gas in Iraq

The Islamic State (IS) group attacked Kurdish forces in Iraq with mustard gas last year, the first known use of chemical weapons in Iraq since the fall of Saddam Hussein, a diplomat said, based on tests by the global chemical weapons watchdog.<p>A source at the Organisation for the Prohibition of …

Nearly 5,700 buildings in Iraq's Ramadi need repair, U.N. says

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Around 5,700 structures in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi and its outskirts have incurred some level of damage since mid-2014, and almost 2,000 buildings have been destroyed, the United Nations said on Monday, citing satellite images.<p>Destroyed buildings are seen in the city of …

United Nations

EU steel workers march in Brussels against cheap Chinese imports

Thousands of protestors have rallied in Brussels to demand that EU officials do more to secure jobs and stop the flood of cheap Chinese imports. The …

Zimbabwe urgently needs $1,5 billion to avert hunger

Zimbabwean government is seeking some $1,5 billion (1,4 billion euros) from donors to avert hunger which has affected more than a quarter of the …

Idlib hospital attack apparently deliberate, says MSF president

Humanitarian organisation, Médécins Sans Frontières, says deadly attacks on a hospital it supports in Idlib province appear to have been deliberate.<p>Four missiles struck the facility in two assaults within minutes of each other, according to staff members.<p>“It’s clearly an attack against the medical …

Video Of David Cameron Promising To 'Trust' Junior Doctors Shows PM Guilty Of 'Betrayal,' Says Labour

Video footage of David Cameron promising junior doctors he would trust them with the NHS has been seized upon by Labour as evidence the prime …

Colder than Kiev: UK set for week of low temperatures

Chance of snow in southern areas by midweek, and strong winds will make it feel even colder<p>Britain is facing another week of wintry weather with snow forecast to fall in southern areas by midweek.<p>Air from the Arctic is keeping overnight temperatures below freezing, and some parts of the UK are …

National Crime Agency Helped Get Two Men Sentenced To Death In Thailand

Exclusive: Critical evidence used to sentence two Burmese bar workers to death last year for the brutal murder of two British backpackers in the Thai resort of Koh Tao was secretly supplied by Britain’s elite crime-fighting agency.<p>The National Crime Agency secretly assisted the Royal Thai Police …

Bella Hadid Reveals Her Sister Gigi Is the Reason She Went Brunette

As many of us with older sisters know, it can be difficult to live in someone else's spotlight—but Bella Hadid is set to carve out her own place in the fashion world—without taking away any of her sister Gigi Hadid's shine.<p>Which is why in <i>Allure's March issue</i>, Bella dropped this bomb: She's actually …

Bella Hadid

Top Gear, how do I loathe thee? Let me count the ways | Nell Frizzell

The fact that Sabine Schmitz is included in the new series’s presenting lineup is overshadowed by the franchise’s entire odious mentality<p>I am about as likely to watch Top Gear as I am to weave my bikini line into an ornamental dreamcatcher. So while I normally greet the news that another woman has …

Deadly air strikes hit hospitals in northern Syria

At least 21 people have been killed and dozens others injured in air strikes and rocket attacks on a school and three hospitals in separate locations in northern Syria, Al Jazeera has learned.<p>In the deadliest incident, at least 14 people were killed and about 30 injured when air strikes and rocket …

24 Valentine's Day Desserts That Are Better Than A Date

All the chocolate.<p>Unless you're one of the lucky few, Valentine's Day sucks. It either makes you feel like you're all alone (don't worry, you're not) or it convinces you that the romance from your relationship has simmered to a neutral (not true, either). The expectations of love for this one …

Dessert

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez penalty for Barcelona sends internet into meltdown and divides opinion

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez have been accused of lacking respect and deliberately trying to embarrass their opponents after the Argentine passed up the chance to net his 300th La Liga goal and instead put a hat-trick on a plate for team mate Luis Suarez during a penalty routine reminiscent of the …

Soccer

Watch: A Tour Of Greece's Sinking Ghost Town

The village of Ropoto was once home to 300 families, until a landslide caused its buildings to slide down the mountainside.<p>Abandoned places have an almost mythical allure — their crumbling structures and dilapidated roads are mysterious, fascinating and eerie.<p>And while few people want to actually …

6 Reasons Why People With Mental Illnesses Are Strong, Not Weak

When everything is going lovely in life, you don't have to work your butt off. You can whistle a happy tune and skip down the street sucking a rainbow lollipop. La, la, la... CRASH!<p>When you run into trouble, though, the work gets done. I used to be ashamed that I fell apart... embarrassed that I …

10 of the best beaches in Europe for families

From the Baltic to the Med, Joanne O’Connor suggests 10 fine sandy strands, and nearby places to stay. Please use the comments to add your own suggestions<p>Greece has no shortage of gorgeous beaches, but when it comes to accessible and child-friendly options, the Cyclades island of Naxos is hard to …

A Brief History of White House China

Yup, we totally care about the plates that the President eats on.<p>If Barack and Michelle went on a date to a restaurant, the public wants to know how they chose the place, what they ordered, and what the reactions of other diners around them were. If they are hosting a State Dinner, we want to know …

8 Travel Scams You Need To Know Before Going To Europe

Up your street smarts now, and your trip will be so much more pleasant.<p>Traveling to a foreign country is an undeniable thrill — you get to experience a whole new culture and leave with a stamp on your passport. But as the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing reports, being a tourist also makes you …

Dr Phil Hammond: 'Depression led my father to kill himself'

<b>GP, comedian and broadcaster Dr Phil Hammond wants to talk about suicide. He was only seven when his father took his own life but until his early 30s he believed his dad had died of a heart attack. This is his story in his own words.</b><p>My dad - an athletic, non-smoking Australian - died of a heart …

Mental Health

Readers’ recipe swap: Rock’n’roll cakes | Eve O’Sullivan

In her final week as your recipe tester, Eve goes out with a bang. See how this lineup beats more than a few eggs …<p>Next time: we’d love to see your recipes for pesto. Upload them by Wed 17 Feb to GuardianWitness or send them in to recipes@theguardian.com<p>In rock’n’roll terms, a weekend of baking …

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The mosquitoes that changed history

<b>(CNN) —</b> In Spanish, mosquito translates to "little gnat," but its impact on history has been far from miniscule.<p>In just the most recent example, mosquitoes are spreading the Zika virus throughout South and Central Americas, causing an increased incidence of birth defects.<p>However, the species of …

Public Health

Kanye West claims to be $53m in debt, and asks Mark Zuckerberg for help

It was a busy weekend for Kanye West, what with finishing off his album The Life of Pablo – which emerged in a different form from the one premiered at Madison Square Garden in New York on Thursday night – appearing on Saturday Night Live, and spending time on Twitter comparing himself to St Paul …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Drug dealer who avoided prison faces resentencing after vulgar Facebook post

Daniel Sledden has been ordered to return to Burnley Crown Court after his comment about Judge Beverly Lunt<p>A drug dealer who was spared jail at Burnley Crown Court last week will have his sentence reviewed after posting a Facebook message mocking the judge.<p>Daniel Sledden, 27, was given a suspended …