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Two men charged with Nemtsov murder as another suspect dies in grenade explosion

Alleged killers from North Caucasus region are formally arrested, along with three other suspects<p>A court in <b>Moscow</b> charged two men with the murder of the Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov on Sunday after another suspect blew himself up with a grenade when police surrounded him in Chechnya.<p>Zaur Dadayev …

Iran and Obama dismiss Netanyahu speech to US Congress

Tehran has called the speech of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the US Congress on Iran's nuclear talks deceitful and a desperate attempt to impose an irrational agenda.<p>In his speech to Congress, Netanyahu said that the world must stand together to stop Iran from gaining access to a …

South Asia

Incredible photo captures weasel riding on the back of a flying woodpecker

The remarkable shot was taken yesterday by Martin Le-May while he was walking with his wife through Hornchurch Country Park in Havering, <b>London</b>.<p>The pair heard “distressed squawking” before witnessing the woodpecker’s “struggle for life” as the weasel clung to its back.<p>The <b>amateur photographer from</b> …

Top Ten Reasons to Take an American Queen Steamboat River Cruise

Did you know that you could cruise for nine days on the "Mighty Mississippi," and on a luxury paddlewheel steamboat?<p>In 2014, I saw an ad promoting a trip up and down the Mississippi River on The American Queen Steamboat, a recreated paddle wheeler that held about 400 people. The idea grabbed me …

National Geographic Travel


11 Recipes That Prove Hand Pies Are the Perfect Winter Food

The world’s best cold-weather food may not be soup after all. We’d argue that thet title ought to go to the oft-overlooked hand pie. Consider this: …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …


43 Meals Everyone Should Eat In Their Lifetime

From unpretentious fried fish tacos in Baja, Mexico, to the foraged tasting menu at Copenhagen's Noma (the best restaurant in the world), we found 43 meals that are worth traversing the planet for.<p>Foodies will want to put these spots on their travel bucket list.