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Bank of England confirms EU exit research after email misfire | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England plans to assess the implications of a possible British exit from the European Union, it said in a statement, confirming an email it inadvertently sent to a newspaper about the supposedly confidential research project.<p>The Union Flag flies next to the European …

Battle of Los Angeles: San Andreas just the latest film to kick the crap out of LA

An apocalyptic mindset is somehow endemic to southern California and particularly to Los Angeles. This is where the land runs out and the great historic American progression westwards must perforce come to a halt. It’s the place where “the sun gives up and sinks into the black, black sea” (John …

Manchester United Transfer News: Mats Hummels, Bastian Schweinsteiger Rumours

Throughout the 2014/15 campaign, pundits spent endless hours dissecting how Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal could go about improving his squad, with defensive positions constantly coming under the microscope.<p>The Red Devils were diagnosed with a rather painful bout of being without a …

B.B. King memorial more cheers than tears in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A standing ovation for B.B. King and more cheers than tears marked a family-and-friends memorial of the late blues great's life and legacy Saturday in Las Vegas.<p>"B.B. was energetic, Amen?" Pastor Pamela Myrtis Mason said to open the service that drew more than 350 to the Palm …

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Senate blocks NSA reform bill and Patriot Act extensions

The USA Freedom Act aimed at addressing the NSA's bulk collecting of phone call metadata was approved by the House of Representatives ten days ago, but blocked by the Senate tonight (live video stream here). The Section 215 provisions of the Patriot Act used to enact the program are set to expire …