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Amazing Invention Uses Only 1 Glass of Saltwater to Supply 8 Hours of Light

The SALt Lamp is a cost-effective light source that is changing people's lives in the Philippines. This revolutionary invention was developed by engineer Aisa Mijeno as an asset for the many households that are unable to access or afford electricity. Rather than having residents rely on oil lamps …


Former Kremlin banker: Putin 'is the richest person in the world until he leaves power'

"Everything that belongs to the territory of the Russian Federation Putin considers to be his," Sergei Pugachev told The Guardian's Luke Harding. "Everything - Gazprom, Rosneft, private companies. Any attempt to calculate it won't succeed.<p>"He's the richest person in the world until he leaves power."<p>…


Bill Cosby's accusers: 35 women speak out in 'New York Magazine' cover story

Amanda Demme / New York Magazine<p>Jewel Allsion says she was introduced to Cosby through her modeling agent and a dinner was arranged for the two to meet. She accepted a glass of wine, which she says "had a horrible taste."<p>"I started not feeling well. He helped me up by my underarms with both hands. …

Dispatcher tells 911 caller, 'deal with it yourself'

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico dispatcher has resigned after telling a panicked 911 caller who was trying to save the life of a shooting victim to "deal with it yourself."<p>Matthew Sanchez was reassigned after officials became aware of the call, fire officials said on Monday. But a statement …

New Mexico

Losing Your Hair Vs. Losing Your Mind

I change my mind a lot, but my hair always stays the same. People who know me have grown to associate my face with one constant: long, messy waves. I …

Hair Care

Why a Medicure Will Change Your Life (or at Least Your Feet)

There's a moment during every pedicure when I lean back, close my eyes, and make peace with the fact that this is the time I'm definitely going to contract antibiotic-resistant MRSA. Years of warning readers about the possible dangers—unsterilized metal tools or hidden fungus and bacteria …

Big tech companies back Samsung in court case against Apple

Just like Taylor Swift in <i>Bad Blood</i>, Samsung has also found a powerful group of backers in its fight against Apple in court. According to a document unearthed by <i>Inside Sources</i>, Google, Facebook, eBay, Dell, HP and other big tech corporations have submitted a "friend of the court" brief on July 1st, …


Rhino horn cameras promise to catch poachers in the act

Anti-poaching teams can only do so much to protect rhinos. Their immediate presence can deter rogue hunters, but a lot of the slaughter happens before these teams even know that something's wrong. That's where non-profit group Protect's RAPID (Real-Time Anti-Poaching Intelligence Device) should …