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In 2014, countries are still paying off debt from World War One

It has been 100 years since the start of the First World War, which was fought for four years and claimed the lives of more than 6000 soldiers a day. Countries in Europe began marking the centenary earlier this year and the Tower of London, pictured above, is awash in poppies in beautiful tribute …

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How to Be Successful in Your Twenties | The Art of Manliness

<b>At age 20:</b> Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard and cofounded Microsoft, and Sir Isaac Newton began developing a new branch of mathematics.<p><b>At age 21:</b> …

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

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Inside the CIA's Secret Polish Torture Site

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A new report by <i>The Washington Post</i> digs deep into one of the CIA's most important "black sites," a …

Report: Global Freedom Has Been Declining for Nearly a Decade

A third of the world's population lives in countries without political rights and civil liberties, according to a new study.<p>In 2013, for the eighth year in a row, more countries registered declines in political rights and civil liberties than gains. Even as the number of electoral democracies in …

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Egyptian editor backtracks after saying 'Americans will be killed in streets'

A prominent Egyptian editor who threatened that Americans could be slaughtered in the streets has been forced to backtrack on his remarks after they were reported by western media.<p>In an extreme example of the growing xenophobic rhetoric by media outlets who back the country's army chief, General …

Xinjiang steps up fight against religious extremists in China

China's north-western area of Xinjiang will double its anti-terrorism budget in the coming year, state media have reported, raising concerns of an increased wave of repression in the ethnically divided region.<p>Xinjiang has stepped up what it calls a battle against religious extremism and terrorism …

South Sudan conflict: UN says atrocities on both sides

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1044000/1044748_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524613584_39c4276793eb05012de9628fd73a5925<p><b>Both sides in South Sudan's conflict have carried out atrocities, a UN human rights chief has said.</b><p>In a BBC interview, Ivan Simonovic said the towns …

Vigilantes take on drug cartels terrorising south-west Mexico

Daniel Castaneda said he had his reasons for taking the law into his own hands. Firstly, the drug cartels had kidnapped his sister; secondly, they were rife in the region, making getting around dangerous; and thirdly, he didn't trust the government to do enough about it.<p>So Castaneda joined a …

Pentagon sending weapons to Iraq

The Obama administration said Friday it is sending more weapons to Iraq to help Baghdad put down a resurgent al-Qaeda that is battling government troops in cities that U.S. troops helped liberate during the Iraq war.<p>The Obama administration said Friday it is sending more weapons to Iraq to help …

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US sends military advisers back to Somalia

The United States has sent a handful of military advisers to Somalia to help bolster the African Union force there, establishing the first permanent US military presence there in two decades.<p>The deployment, confirmed on Saturday, marks the first stationing of US troops in the troubled country since …

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How to Make Stock from Holiday Leftovers | The Art of Manliness

I hate letting things go to waste – especially when it comes to time, money, and food. Hopefully, most of you share that same belief. After all, …