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How long was 'mummified' German sailor adrift?

Mystery surrounds death of Manfred Fritz Bajorat, found slumped ‘like he was sleeping’ in yacht floating near Philippines<p>WARNING: article contains graphic image<p>A German sailor found dead on a yacht drifting in the Philippine Sea may have become mummified within weeks of his sudden death on board …

Coolest Cooler is flat broke and looking for an investor, but backers are pissed off

Coolest Cooler has burned all the way through its $13 million in funding, and is now searching for an investor to help bail them out.<p>The second most funded project in Kickstarter history has hit a wall, and tells backers it now needs more money to help get things back on track and get products to …

John Doyle: The Big Bang Theory now running on fumes of nostalgia

People are still watching <i>The Big Bang Theory</i> (CBS, CTV, Thursdays, 8 p.m.) in huge numbers. It's still one of the biggest shows on TV, both here and in the United States.<p>I say "still" because it's been on for a very long time now and last week aired its 200th episode. In fact, the show has now …

Archaeologists identify oldest Muslim graves ever found in Europe

Skeletons in three graves in southern France, found facing towards Mecca, are believed to date from the eighth century<p>Archaeologists working in southern France have identified three graves that are believed to represent the oldest Muslim burials ever found in Europe, dating to the eighth …

Lorde Covers "Life on Mars" in Tribute to David Bowie

"He heralded me into my next new life."<p>After David Bowie passed away, Lorde wrote a moving tribute to the man who once called her the future of music. "I think in those brief moments [I met him], he heralded me into my next new life, an old rock and roll alien angel in a perfect grey suit," she …

Gold marks highest settlement in more than a week

Gold futures marked their highest settlement in more than a week on Wednesday as a U.S. report on home sales fueled nervousness in financial markets, …

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